Umesh Sonavane comes from Kalyan, Maharashtra. By profession, he is a doctor but since he was a kid, he always dreamt of becoming an Actor. He has done Theatre for the past many years but his love for cinema always tops the chart. Besides that, he loves to write poems, articles, sketching and Dancing.
Umesh plays a small-town boy, but his dreams are big. He works as a waiter in a 5-star hotel in Mumbai, but his ultimate life goal is to become a famous and a renowned Actor.
Prashansa Rao comes from Alwar, Rajasthan, Alumnus of Actor Prepares. She chose acting as her career because she has always been interested in cinema. She used to love watching movies and making films, so she did her master’s in film production after which she worked as an Assistant Director in a few projects in Pune. On the sets, she realised that being behind the camera is great, but she would like to experience the magic of being in front of the camera as well. That’s where her journey started, and she came to Mumbai to take it forward.
For Udaan, she is performing the role of a bride, who chose to run away from her own wedding and not fall prey to the societal norms and in bargain experience freedom.
Abhishek Shukla is from Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh. He started acting because he loves to entertain people. He believes that there can’t be a better way to entertain people other than the art of acting.
Abhishek will be performing the character of Manav, who’s very frustrated with his corporate life and he wants to get freedom from this rat-race.
Chahat Arora from Bathinda, Punjab is an alumnus of Actor Prepares. She chose acting because acting makes her feel alive. Her love for acting started when she was sitting in front of her mom’s dresser, applying her makeup, and playing with expressions. Moving forward, she started taking part in school plays and college plays. She always knew, she will be pursuing this as a profession so here she is enjoying every bit of it.
For Udaan, she is performing the character of Siya Khanna, who’s growing fame as an Actor is unstoppable but at the expense of her happiness.
Siddhant Yadav from Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh always was inclined towards cinema. He always wanted to be seen and be noticed for his craft.
For Udaan, he performs a character named Suraj who, up until today had been dealing with major identity crisis.
Suvarna Menon from Kochi, Kerala is a former diploma student of Actor Prepares. Acting is like breathing to her and hence, she says, “we are inseparable”.
For Udaan, she is portraying the character of Meera, a woman, a wife, who chooses freedom and self-worth over the preconceived notions set by the society.
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