Bollywood hunk Sushant Singh Rajput is going places! After a sizzling photoshoot with internationally renowned photographer, Mario Testino and Kendall Jenner – Sushant was spotted at NASA as he trained for his upcoming movie, Chandamama Door Ke.
The versatile actor will be seen playing the role of an astronaut for the first time and is extremely excited to be a part of the project. Talking about his experience at NASA in an interview, Sushant said, “For the first 18, 19 years of my life, I have been studying all these theories of (Isaac) Newton and (Albert) Einstein. Now for the very first time, I will go there and experience all these things that so far was only in my head. I will experience zero gravity for the first time and I will experience how does it feel to walk on the moon. All these things that I only studied or have the concept of in my head, I will explore it now, so I am really excited. The best thing about this is that NASA has been kind enough to allow me to come there and actually experience the authentic training that they are asked to do.”
Sushant Singh Rajput visited the NASA training centre in July where he experience zero gravity for the first time. The actor even shared photos from his previous visit to the US Space & Rocket Center where he experiences neutral buoyancy, space walk drills and Orion simulations. Moreover, Sushant is the first Bollywood actor ever to train at NASA for a role! He even got an opportunity to attend workshops and training regimen meant for real life astronauts at NASA. Isn’t that exciting?
Directed by Sanjay Puran Singh Chauhan, Chandamama Door Ke is slated to release in mid 2018 and also stars Nawazuddin Siddiqui and R Madhavan in lead roles. The film is said to be inspired by Stanley Kubrick’s 1968 epic 2001: A Space Odyssey, and is set to be India’s first space adventure film.
Check out all the photos from Sushant Singh Rajput’s astronaut training at NASA –
— taran adarsh (@taran_adarsh) August 2, 2017
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