Gurfateh Singh Pirzada became a household name last year with the Kiara Advani-starrer Netflix film, Guilty. In the film, he played Kiara’s boyfriend accused of sexually assaulting a fellow student at their college, and received rave reviews for his portrayal.
Soon after, the actor was signed by Karan Johar under his new talent wing, DCA, and this year he was also seen in Anshuman Jha and Zareen Khan’s Hum Bhi Akele Tum Bhi Akele. Recently, Gurfateh had his first big music video release with Dhvani Bhanushali’s Mehendi. Next up, he has Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra in pipeline opposite Amitabh Bachchan, Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt and Mouni Roy.
Ask him about the film, and he quips, “Brahmastra was actually supposed to be my first big acting gig. I…