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Deepika Padukone Gave Flawless Takes: Soundarya Ashwin

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Updated: Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 17:11 [IST]

Bollywood diva Deepika Padukone will be seen in never-before character in Tamil movie Kochadaiyaan. She is making her debut in Kollywood in the Rajinikanth starrer flick. The multilingual flick is directed by the superstar's daughter Soundarya Ashwin.

The director has praised Deepika Padukone for her dedication towards the project. Soundarya Ashwin has said that when she first offered the movie to the Bollywood actress, Deepika asked a few questions as she was a little apprehensive about her characterisation in the movie.

Deepika Padukone enquired about the technicalities of the project and how the technology would work. The actress also asked the most usual question asked by top actresses - how I would be projected on-screen?

Soundarya claims, "When I first approached Deepika with Kochadaiyaan, she was a little apprehensive and had several questions pertaining to the filming process, how the technology would work, and most importantly, how she would look!"

Deepika Padukone dedicated herself to the character after the initial inquiry. Soundarya Ashwin claims that the actress is a true professional as she completed her portions in just 48 hours. The director says, "Once those questions were cleared, Deepika Padukone was fully committed to the project." Continue reading the story on the slideshow...

Deepika Padukone Shoots Her Portion In 48 Hours

Soundarya adds, "She's a thorough professional and she worked with us to ensure we complete her filming portions in 48 hours."

Deepika, Without Make-up

Soundarya further says that Deepika Padukone's takes were perfect. And also the actress was happy to perform without wearing make-up for the first time in her career.

Deepika Padukone

"She gave flawless takes and had all of us impressed with her enthusiasm and drive. She was quite relieved to not be wearing make-up for a film for the first time in her career," Soundarya added.

Rajinikanth And Deepika Padukone

Kochadaiyaan starring Deepika Padukone and Rajinikanth has been shot using motion captured photorealistic technology.

Deepika Padukone Sported...

Deepika Padukone sported a specially designed body suit with track points on the joints of the body to shoot her portions and two songs in just 48 hours.

Deepika Padukone's Voice Dubbed By...

Savitha Reddy, who had earlier dubbed for Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in some movies including Endhiran, has dubbed for Deepika Padukone's role in Kochadaiyaan.

Deepika Plays Love Interest...

Southern megastar Rajinikanth performs a dual role with Deepika Padukone playing love interest of his one character in the film. The rest of the cast for the film include Jackie Shroff and R Sarathkumar.

Audio And Movie Release...

The audio of Kochadaiyaan will hit the stores for Diwali. The movie will hit the screens in December.

Topics: kochadaiyaan, rajinikanth, deepika padukone, soundarya rajinikanth
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Story first published:  Wednesday, October 16, 2013, 11:44 [IST]
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