Actor Ajay Rao is known for his romantic roles in the Kannada film industry. Ever since his debut in Excuse Me, the actor has acted as a lover boy in several movies. The actor, though, is keen to shed that image and get recognized as an action hero. In his upcoming movie Jai Bajarangabali, the actor has performed some death defying stunt scenes.
During the shooting of the stunt scene, the stuntman Johnny, attempted a mid air somersault and got injured in the leg. This however, did not deter the actor from doing the stunt sequence. The sequence involved the actor to do a mid air somersault Followed by a kick.
While talking to a leading daily, Ajay Rao said, "I had to do seven retakes because the seven-feet-tall person who I had to kick was not a trained actor, and didn't know how to react. He was to fall down after I hit him on the head. Since he didn't react properly I had to do retakes. Stunt master Danny suggested that we do close-ups to cover up. But, I'd already seen the scene on the monitor and was keen on doing the complete stunt. I'm happy we did."
The movie will be dubbed to Hindi and aired in a Hindi Television channel. This is the first time that a Kannada movie's dubbing right has been sold before the movie has be released. The actor said that he is trained in Martial arts and was keen to do a action movie. With Jai Bajarangabali, the actor may get the actor may get a chance to establish himself as a action hero.