This is how Aditya Roy Kapur deals with box office failures

From stepping into the field of acting with `London Dreams` to making women go weak in their knees with his romantic role in `Aashiqui 2` and to essaying a double role for the first time in `Gumraah`, Aditya Roy Kapur has definitely come a long way in his career.

The past year, however, has been rough for Aditya. His film `Rashtra Kavach Om` turned out to be a dud at the box office. For the out-and-out action flick, Aditya underwent a major physical transformation. It took a lot of time for him to build a muscular physique for the film. Unfortunately, the film did not go down well with the audience.

Asked Aditya if he has changed his way of selecting scripts post `Om` failure, the actor told ANI, “No one knows the secret code of success. Yes, I literally put my heart and soul into Om. The film failed but it taught me a lot. You learn something or the other from each project. I did action for the first time in the movie `Om`. Though the movie did not do well, I hope that everything I did and learnt about the action genre for the movie helps me out in future projects.”

Aditya is now gearing up for the release of `Gumraah`, which is helmed by debutant Vardan Ketkar. It is an official remake of the Telugu film `Thadam` (2019).

The film will see Aditya in a dual role along with Mrunal Thakur as a cop.

The makers recently unveiled the film`s trailer which showcases a murder mystery that has left the police and the characters in the movie perplexed on multiple occasions.

Also Read: Mrunal Thakur: Challenging to play a cop in `Gumraah`

Opening up about his character, Aditya shared, “It was quite challenging to essay the double role. I also wanted to push myself and challenge myself…so it was interesting to be a part of Gumraah. It`s a different film. I hope the audience will like it. “

`Gumraah` is scheduled to release in theatres on April 7.

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