And they have to be the characters

Kunal Kapoor opens up about his fitness

canada goose uk black friday Here what most goose outlet canada wannabe actors heading for Mumbai and Los Angeles don get. Sure, if they successful they get fame and fortune: the two canada goose outlet online uk biggest rewards of a career path that can be more evanescent than any other. But along with the fancy cars, fancy mansions, and fans comes cheap canada goose jackets solid hard work: work canada goose outlet store that often goes above and beyond the call of duty, in ways that often affect the actors health. canada goose uk black friday

cheap Canada Goose Actors play roles. Occasionally, they play two roles in a single film, for instance, if their characters have to age, or dive into flashbacks. And they have to be the characters, which means, often, completely changing the way they look and live so that their audience never, canada goose outlet nyc for one second, gets the feeling that what happening on that screen is just an actor acting. cheap Canada Goose

Canada Goose online All actors these days are able canada goose outlet to change their body shapes at will to better suit a movie role. The key words here are will because if they really want to give a role their all, they have to master themselves physically canada goose black friday sale and mentally, right from canada goose outlet canada the start, in ways that take the usual gym diet routine to a whole new plane. Canada Goose online

cheap canada goose uk We all gaped at Aamir Khan, for instance, in his Dangal roles: gaining so many kilos to successfully pull canada goose outlet jackets off his role as a paunchy, fleshy former wrestling star, but also changing for a few scenes as the wrestler in his prime. Preparing for these roles in ways that would not harm his body too much took him months, all to give an audience canada goose outlet sale a couple of hours of entertainment. Was it worth it? In terms of acting cred, certainly. canada goose outlet online In terms of box office returns, oh yes, baby. In terms of health? Well, only Aamir and his family can answer that question. cheap canada goose uk

canada goose coats on sale Before Aamir in Dangal, there was Farhan Akhtar in Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. The actor director trained with such dedication that he could run about 100 metres in just 11 seconds the speed of a national level athlete! canada goose coats on sale

buy canada goose jacket cheap Then more recently there Kunal Kapoor who bulked up for his film Veeram. Kunal admires Hrithik Roshan for his body, and Akshay Kumar for making fitness a part of his lifestyle. is incredibly strong, he says. trains to actually be physically strong, not just to look muscular. isn the only actor willing to ignore the limitations of body shape and a skeletal system created by genes: all actors are transformers today. It good for us; we get movies that blow us away. Is it good for them? Let them tell canada goose outlet parka you. buy canada goose jacket cheap

buy canada goose jacket It took Kunal five official canada goose outlet and canada goose outlet uk sale a half months to put on 12 kilos buy canada goose jacket

Canada Goose Coats On Sale Kunal Kapoor on how he had to get bulked up without going to the gym Canada Goose Coats On Sale

canadian goose jacket It took me five and a half months to put on 12 kilos of lean muscle. I dropped 12 per cent of my body fat, and it was not easy, considering I have an uncontrollable sweet tooth, says Kunal. canadian goose jacket

The actor gave his body a 360 degree makeover to play a 16th century warrior in Veeram, the trilingual historical drama directed by National Award winning filmmaker Jayaraj. And then, he had to sweat it out for a completely different movie.

Canada Goose Parka For Kunal, acquiring the desired body for his role was daunting. to look physically intimidating and almost like I could bulldoze people, but Jayaraj sir didn want me to look like a warrior built in the gym. So he didn want any of canada goose outlet store uk that six pack stuff, explains the actor, who canada goose outlet shop also trained in Kalaripayattu for the role. Canada Goose Parka

canada goose uk shop The idea was to build a body that was aesthetically good looking and fit to fight. experimented with canada goose outlet new york city different things like push ups in Olympic rings and flipping tyres. I worked with kettle bells and weighted pull ups till my arms fell off. In the gym, we stuck to basic exercises like bench presses, squats canada goose jacket outlet and of course, Kalaripayattu. The workout included weapons training as well, says Kunal. canada goose uk shop

canada goose Solid hard work canada goose

A dictionary could give a whole new meaning to the word when it comes to an actor working out for a role. Every day, Kunal hit the gym first thing in the morning for two hours, beginning with cardio, and continuing to strength training, functional training and other body challenges.

In the afternoon, he head for 90 minutes of canada goose outlet uk martial arts training with weapons, and then end the day with 30 minutes of cardio.

The difficulty level increased when he had to work out even while filming. was very challenging because we were shooting for about 18 hours every day, he says. To deal canada goose outlet in usa with it, he had to break up his workouts into short blocks: before breakfast, at lunchtime, and after the shoot. The last one, he says, used to be particularly taxing because he just to hit the bed and fall asleep. over matter

Hard as the workouts were, for Kunal, the most challenging part of body transformation was his diet. you trying to build muscle, your diet is canada goose outlet toronto factory the biggest change you got to make and I a foodie! he says, laughing wryly. four and a half months I lived on fish, egg whites, chicken, broccoli, oats and sweet potatoes. When I finished the film I never wanted to see these foods ever again. to strength

canada goose coats Fitness has been an integral part of Kunal life since his teens. As a child, he was constantly ill, but that changed when he started working out. canada goose coats

canada goose store 16, I went to a gym for the first time. It canada goose factory outlet was one of canada goose outlet black friday those old school akharas where I did an hour of dand baithak, reveals Kunal. canada goose store

Canada Goose Outlet His latest favourite form of exercise is mixed martial arts, something he began eight months ago as part of his training for an action film. Canada Goose Outlet

uk canada goose He also done gymnastics and yoga. keep challenging my body and changing the workouts, he says. also read up on fitness to keep abreast of all the new things people are doing, and I incorporate these into my workout. a result, despite being on the wrong side of 30, Kunal feels stronger and fitter with every year. can do a lot of things now that I couldn do in my teens, he gloats uk canada goose.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

XHTML: You can use these tags <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>