"Vishal and he had detailed talk about his character and after lengthy discussion finally created and settled for a rough and tough looks," said a source adding that the actor has decided not make public appearances till the promos of Kaminay hit the air.
Regarding Shahid's look the source revealed, "Shahid has a tanned look in the film. He has literally soaked himself in the sun for the bronze look. He has kept different haircut for the film too. Shahid had gone in for functional training too. That has now given him a well chiseled body. But all this is a closely guarded secret."
Shahid even abstained from attending the trial of Dostana when he learnt that the media was going to be present there.
"Trust Shahid to be so professional," said the source.