Actor Kriti Sanon went the additional mile for her upcoming movie Mimi. The Laxman Utekar directorial options the actor as a surrogate mom, who’s left in a repair after the adoptive household refuses to take the child. To play the half, Kriti had to acquire 15 kilos, and he or she indulged in consuming all types of meals ‘that you are not allowed to eat’. The actor added that she didn’t need to see meals after seven days of her new food plan.
In a video shared by the makers, Kriti talks about her journey of going from ‘Mimi to Mummy’. The actor begins by sharing how the movie’s schedule was divided into two components — first, the place she is her regular self, and the second half, the place she had to look pregnant. After finishing her first schedule, the 30-year-old actor tells the staff that she will likely be again in a distinct avatar, whereas gesturing a weight acquire.
Director Laxman Utekar then says that he steered Kriti Sanon to placed on weight as solely then ‘the audience will connect to Mimi’. Utekar mentioned he was stunned to see what she did. “When we saw the moti Mimi with a seven-month belly, she looked pregnant in real,” he added.
Kriti Sanon additional says that when the director advised her to acquire 15 kilos, she was like ‘wow, that is called prep’. She then went on to eat every thing that ‘you are told not to have’. From rasgulla, burger, KFC, chocolate shake, chips, fried meals, the actor is seen gorging on all types of meals on units, whereas the staff retains on feeding her extra.
“After seven days, I did not want to see food,” remarks the actor. However, she goes on to add, “Honestly, now when I see the difference on screen, I am so glad we did it.”
Also starring Pankaj Tripathi, Supriya Pathak, Manoj Pahwa, Sai Tamhankar, Mimi will stream on Netflix from July 30.