Tickling the funny bone

Tickling the funny bone

Tickling the   funny bone

Sharan is back and one better be ready for some unlimited ‘masti’ and fun. ‘Bullet Basya’, Sharan’s current project, is certain to send his fans into a rapturous delight. “My character may appear to be a little loud and exaggerated but this is exactly what holds the story together. We have added a lot of funny elements to the film to keep the entertainment factor running high,” he states.

Sharan is a popular comedian in the Kannada film industry and is also known to try out different kinds of comedy. “It’s not easy to make people laugh. Sometimes, a bad presentation of a comic situation could turn people off. The story revolves around a character called Basya and who is called ‘Bullet Basya’ because he moves around on a bullet. People identify him with the bullet,” he shares.

The director, Jayateertha, worked with Sharan for a few months on perfecting his look for the role. “We tried out a couple of looks and finally zeroed in on one with a moustache. This suited the role and helped me get under the skin of character pretty fast,” he adds. 

Sharan feels that this movie is special in a lot of ways. “To start with, the subject is unique and perfectly suits the present-day situations. The narration is humourous and offers plenty of light moments but the movie conveys a strong message,” he notes.

He is simultaneously working on another film called, ‘Maruthi 800’. “The film is still in the scripting stage and that’s why I can’t give out too many details,” he adds.  

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