Apparently, the first shot of the actor was pretty rough where
he had to strangle Aishwarya Rai. Giving his first shot at the sets
which resembled a high security prison to rough Aishwarya Rai up
He says, "I play a manipulative murderer and even though she's
my lawyer, Mrs. Bachchan's character hates me. Our relationship is
fraught with violence, both physical and emotional."
Chandan was very nervous to give the shot when his director
asked to grab her neck. Chandan says, "She laughed, and eventually
I took my hand and put it against her neck. That's how we broke the
ice as co-stars."
"It took five takes to finally okay the shot," he adds.
Chandan also remembers how the former world beauty stood in a
place for hours together to get the shot right.
He said, "Mr. Gupta took hours to get the lighting right since
he wanted it to fall on Aishwarya's face in a particular way. She
stood there like any of the other actors without a complaint. That
was when I realised that she was just another actor like
Chandan adds, "The next schedule beginning March 24 should be a smooth ride."