Meet Ravi Verma, cameraman of 'R...Rajkumar'

Last Updated: Thu, Oct 31, 2013 08:11 hrs

The trailer of the Bollywood movie R...Rajkumar movie, has taken the audience by surprise as it has some daredevil stunts performed by the chocolate boy image holder Shahid Kapoor.

Ever wondered who has made the dancing body perform such stunts?? It’s none other than stunt master Ravi Verma, a popular stunt director of Sandalwood who has now making some noise at the Bollywood level. With movies like Jai Ho, R...Rajkumar and two more untitled Bollywood projects in his kitty, there is no looking back for him anymore.

Though he won the State award for his movie Navagraha and Ambhari as the Best Stunt Director, the milestone of his career would be the two costliest battle sequences that he created in Darshan starrer Kranthiveera Sangoli Ranyana where he had managed choreograph stunts featuring 30 elephants, more than 100 horses, 100 soldiers and 350 fighters from Bangalore, Hyderabad and Mumbai.

Talking about his entry into Bollywood and how R... Rajkumar happened, Ravi Verma said “Prabhu Deva liked my work after watching the movie Jackie. It was through H C Venu that I got this opportunity.” Even before this movie could release Ravi bagged yet another film and this time it was with none other than Salman Khan. He also added, “I was scheduled to choreograph the stunts for Brindaavana, just then I got a call from Salman’s brother Sohail Khan asking if I could work on Jai Ho and then things worked out.”

Ravi Verma has choreographed many daredevil fight sequences for more than 200 films including Tamil and Telugu movies With his experience there is bound to be some spectacular action sequences in both Rambo Rajkumar and Jai Ho.


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