Actor Rajkumar Rao, who is known for his phenomenal performances, said he doesn't feel any external pressure due to the expectations people have from him as he "loves to explore" his characters.
"I am not pressurised because of somebody's expectations in any
way. I have to perform as I love acting and the whole process of
shooting. And I love to explore every character I do," said
Rajkumar, whose upcoming films, Trapped and Behen Hogi Teri, belong
to two starkly opposite genres -- survival thriller and romantic
Asked how is his approach towards characters in these films, he
said, "It depends on the script, the character and how much it
demands from me. Like 'Trapped' is a serious film with a demanding
script whereas 'Behen Hogi Teri' is a fun film. Once you are done,
it is easy to come out from the character of a fun film."
About his favourite genre of the two, the 32-year-old said, "I
really can't say. Both are equally exciting. As an actor, I love
Asked how he feels when people await for a good film from him,
he said, "I think this is a big compliment for me that people can
vouch for a good film from me. It's a great position to be
About mainstream cinema, the Shahid actor said that commercial
cinema is going through a changing phase. "All superstars are doing
films like Dangal, Raees, Sultan. It is a wonderful change and the
whole definition of commercial cinema has transformed."
In his forthcoming film Trapped, Rajkumar plays a man who is trapped in his own house at a high-rise building with no escape. Produced by Phantom Films and directed by Vikramaditya Motwane, it is set to release on March 17. With inputs from IANS.