Shahid needed a sculpted body for Chance Pe Dance unlike Kaminey where he came from a poor background. He practised with Abbas five days a week. Shahid also had to work hard on his diet as being a vegetarian he doesn't takes egg the easiest source of protein. Shahid also had the challenge to look flexible along with muscle endurance which was required for his dance performance. The Ken Ghosh directed movie stars Genelia D'Souza opposite Shahid.