Actor, dancer, fashion model, cricketer and entrepreneur Maitrik Thakkar has already appeared in many TV shows, web series and films like ‘Moksha to aya’. The multi-talented star has also featured in about 100 ad films in his career. He has played many memorable characters in TV serials like ‘Diya Aur Baati’, Qubool Hai’,Tum Hi Bandhu Sakha Tum Hi Ho, But has he got his rightful place after working so much? Can success be found in the acting world through approach? Here are the answers to all our questions:
Question: When did you decide to make a career in acting?
Answer: In 2012, I became the Face of the Pantaloons in Gujarat. After his, my hallings started in Gujarat, so I thought people might like my work too. I was inspired to do something from there. I thought I should go to Mumbai. I decided to do something different. This was a good idea for my
career.After that I worked hard and am still working hard to achieve the right place.
Question: How challenging was getting the first break in Maya Nagari
Answer: Previously lived in Mumbai with a friend. I used to come to Andheri from his house for look test almost daily. It was a very difficult time for me. That where I got my first break and got a chance to work in the serial’ Qubool Hai’. I have done many editions after this and also before. To be honest, I have done more than 100 advertisements till now. But till now the right place has not been found. I am still in search of that right place.
Question: What is the most challenging for new comers at the beginning of
Answer: I think it is very important to have the right character who takes career in the right direction. It
is important for every new comer to remain fully focused on their work, as this focus will give them direction in the future. Apart from this, no character should be accepted as a result for desperation for work. Even a small mistake can prevent career growth. By the way, I feel that having an pproach is also necessary; it makes it easier to get work.
Question: Do you think that success can be achieved if you have good connections?
Answer: I would not like to say anything about anyone, but I would definitely like to say that the phase
of the “actor's son will be an actor” has now passed. Now you get work on the basis of talent. Only the real talent will be entitled to become an actor.
Question: Which project are you working on these days?
Answer: At present, I am working for a Gujarati film Tagad Dhinna. In this, I am playing the character of a boy named Raj. It is a situational comedy film. I will not be able to tell much about the film yet. All I can say is that I am playing the lead role in it. My co-stars are also highly talented in this. The film may be releasing by March or April.
Question: Tell us something about your character in the web series Khushfehmiyan?
Answer: In this web show, I played Rocky. Rocky is fond of traveling since childhood. This web series is the story of three people, who are famous in different ways. Rocky character is very special to me. It was only because of Rocky’s character that I was given a chance to work under Vishal for Tagad Dhinna.