Watch: Theatre Ka Hero Filmon Ka Zero? Pappiji of Tanu Weds Manu 2

Actor Deepak Dobriyal from Tanu Weds Manu 2 talks about being a character actor in Bollywood, where physique is king

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Deepak Dobriyal makes for an animated Pappiji in <i>Tanu Weds Manu Returns</i>

After watching Deepak Dobriyal aka Pappiji’s histronics in Tanu Weds Manu Returns you might never guess that he’s played some serious lead roles on stage. In theatre, the world to which he originally belongs, he’s played the king and the hero in many productions, working alongside biggies like Girish Karnad and Arvind Gaur.

In this Quint exclusive video Dobriyal talks about how it’s easy to get typecast as a character-actor in Bollywood, where it’s all about one’s physique.

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