'Matto Ki Saikil' opens window to witness hardships faced by common people, says Prakash Jha [Exclusive Interview]

written by Rajan Nath | September 17, 2022

'Matto Ki Saikil' Star Cast, Prakash Jha, and M Gani Exclusive Interview: Bollywood actor Prakash Jha, who is garnering a lot of praises for his character 'Matto', said that it took over 5-6 months to get into the character as it was not an easy task for him.

While talking to PTC Punjabi in an exclusive interview, Prakash Jha said that the story of 'Matto' was very beautiful and that it opens a window to witness the hardships faced by common people.

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'Matto Ki Saikil' opens window to witness hardships faced by common people, says Prakash Jha [Exclusive Interview] Image Source: Twitter
"When I was offered the role, I was surprised and wondered what brought the makers to the idea of casting me in the film. Then I talked to the writer and director of the film and then I gained the confidence that I can do it," said Prakash Jha.

'Matto Ki Saikil' opens window to witness hardships faced by common people, says Prakash Jha [Exclusive Interview] Image Source: Twitter
On being asked about the challenges faced while playing the role of 'Matto', Prakash Jha said that "it was a challenge for me to get into the character of 'Matto'. It took 5-6 months to get into the character and the director helped a lot."

Likewise, Prakash Jha was asked about how he sees the Punjabi film industry. To this, he said that the Punjabi film industry was a strong industry. "Be it writers, directors, or actors, everybody is doing an exceptional job. They make good films," he said.

On the other hand, director M Gani was asked about the concept of using cycle in 'Matto Ki Saikil'. Gani said that "I wanted to recite the story with a cycle to highlight half of the population that has been constantly working to establish the country."

'Matto Ki Saikil' opens window to witness hardships faced by common people, says Prakash Jha [Exclusive Interview] Image Source: Twitter
"There is always a small shed behind the tall building where there are some people. These people are those who do hard work to create those luxurious buildings. That's the reason why I decided to recite the story of 'cyclewala' with cycle.

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