Talking to Bombay Occasions, Ravi Kishan says, “When you find yourself requested to play the character of a cult character who shouldn’t be solely controversial, but in addition has an enormous following, the accountability is much more. So as to painting the position as precisely as attainable, I needed to learn a lot of his books and needed to do a variety of analysis. I had my director by my aspect to assist me out, so it was simple, however nonetheless, we have been cautious about all the things and had correct analysis in place.”
The actor provides, “Once I requested Ritesh why did he method me for the position, he mentioned that my eyes are similar to his and he has seen the Osho getup on my images, which could be very very like him. It was an excellent expertise to play Osho. It’s intriguing how one might by no means interrupt his calm thoughts. Unka shaant chith bilkul akhandit tha.”
Osho and Ma Anand Sheela proceed to intrigue filmmakers and actors
Acharya Rajneesh’s life story has all the time and intrigued filmmakers. His life got here again within the highlight with a documentary that focussed on the rise of the non secular guru and the position of his private secretary Ma Anand Sheela within the journey. In 2018, there have been rumours that filmmaker Shakun Batra can be making a challenge primarily based on the 2. There was additionally buzz that Aamir Khan can be taking part in Osho, whereas Alia Bhatt would essay the position of Ma Anand Sheela. Nonetheless, there was no official affirmation on the identical.
Throughout her look on The Ellen DeGeneres Present in 2019, Priyanka Chopra Jonas had revealed that she can be starring in Ma Anand Sheela’s biopic. She additionally mentioned that the movie can be directed by Rain Man director Barry Levinson. Nonetheless, Ma Anand Sheela, in an interview, had mentioned that she hasn’t given Priyanka permission for the biopic and had reportedly even despatched the actress a authorized discover.