Karishma Tanna has been busy because the previous few weeks. After taking pictures for the finale of the journey actuality present, Khatron Ke Khiladi, which she received as effectively, she was lately in Goa, taking pictures for a music video. Now, she is headed to Lucknow, UP to shoot for a digital movie.
“I am quite excited to play a RAW agent, stationed in Pakistan, in a spy thriller. OTT has taken a major precedence, especially due to the current situation. Becoming becoming platform to be in. The content most digital platforms have is interesting. What directors, producers and writers are doing in movies, are doing so on OTT. There is so much out there from short films to web series to movies. There is a lot of talent in India and everything is content driven, so there are a ton of opportunities for actors, ”she says.
Tanna believes that content material is king and it issues matter to her, if a film releases on OTT or cinemas. “Movies released in cinemas are usually a bit massy as people from Tier 2 and 3 towns watch it, while on OTT, the massy quotient is low as urban audiences enjoy that kind of story-telling. As an actor, working in a digital movie, you learn a lot and are about to experiment more on an OTT platform. Today, when I take up a project, my focus is the content and my role as that is what matters in the end, ”she shares.
While she is working in Covid times, she admits that holding social distance is on the highest of her thoughts, even when she has to go to work day-after-day. “I take my immunity medicines and kadha every day. Shooting during Covid times is tough. I am being vigilant and alert. I am taking all precautions and staying safe, ”she says.