I want to be disruptive
In conversation with Lakshmi Pratury, actor Abhay Deol takes us through his journey — from starting out as an actor, to getting into the skin of his characters by drinking on set, to recently staging a protest against the music industry. Abhay is then joined on stage by his real-life partner and co-star Preeti Desai, as they discuss their latest film.
About the Speaker
Indian film actor Abhay Deol, often hailed as a “thinking actor” in the Hindi movie circles, has appeared in popular films such as Dev D, Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye!, and Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara.
Abhay is a self-described fan of "cinema that has the 'real' element". He feels movies can be entertaining as well as socially conscious. He recently turned producer and hopes to make films that are relevant.