Sharib Hashmi, the talented actor known for his notable performances, recently shared an interesting revelation about Vicky Kaushal’s rejection in the acclaimed Yash Raj Films’ production, “Jab Tak Hai Jaan.” Sharib disclosed that Vicky had auditioned for a significant role in the film. However, Vicky faced rejection during the auditions, ultimately leading to Sharib ultimately landing the role.
In an interview with Aaj Tak, Sharib Hashmi, who portrayed the character of a security guard in “Zara Hatke Zara Bachke,” opened up about the audition process for “Jab Tak Hai Jaan.” He revealed that Vicky had indeed tried out for the role of ‘Zain,’ Shah Rukh Khan’s friend in the film. However, the makers felt that Vicky was not the perfect fit for the character. While the exact reasons behind Vicky Kaushal’s rejection for the role in “Jab Tak Hai Jaan” remain unknown, one thing is clear – Sharib’s revelation sheds light on the challenges and uncertainties that actors face during auditions.
Reflecting on his own apprehensions while taking up the role of the security guard in “Zara Hatke Zara Bachke,” Sharib confessed that he initially had doubts. He felt uncertain about accepting the role, particularly because the character’s entry in the film occurs post-interval, a critical point. However, Sharib overcame his hesitations and delivered a commendable performance alongside Vicky Kaushal.
Looking ahead, Sharib Hashmi is coming soon with an exciting project titled “Tarla,” where he will be seen alongside the talented actress Huma Qureshi.