Bollywood buffs are in for a lot of fresh pairs on screen this year. After the nearly complete no-show in 2020, many fi lms set for release this year feature actors who have never shared the screen before.
Casting director and filmmaker Mukesh Chhabra says that seeing different actors pair up on screen for the first time is always a treat. “People love to see anything that is out of the box. So this is why they love it when new actors work together. Also, actors, too, are experimenting and they love to try out something new. It gives a very fresh look on screen. If you team up actors who have worked with each other before, you feel like they have been seen together so many times,” says Chhabra.
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh adds that this kind of pairing also brings in the numbers….