- Vicky says people perceive Pakistani army men as 'crude' and 'fanatic'
- He says Raazi breaks the "quintessential mould" of a Pakistani officer
- Raazi also stars Alia Bhatt and it will release on May 11
"If we are able to dilute this question of how was it to play Pakistani man, it would be a win," the 29-year-old actor added. From the trailer of Raazi, which swiftly went viral when it released in April, it appears, Vicky Kaushal is about to deliver a powerful performance.
Vicky Kaushal stars opposite Alia Bhatt, who plays the role of Sehmat, an Indian spy. In the film, Sehmat marries Iqbal to provide intel to the Indian army during Indo-Pakistan War of 1971. Raazi is directed by Meghna Gulzar and it is an adaptation of Harinder Sikka's novel Calling Sehmat.
Raazi releases on May 11 and it also stars Soni Razdan, Rajit Kapoor, Jaideep Ahlawat and Shishir Sharma.The movie will hit the screens this Friday.
Vicky Kaushal rose to fame courtesy Masaan, for which he received many accolades. After Raazi, Vicky Kaushal will be seen in Sanju, a biopic on actor Sanjay Dutt. He also has Bombay Talkies 2 and Manmarziyaan in the pipeline.
(With inputs from PTI)