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This article is from Open Magazine. By Priyanka Pereira Far away from the bustling lanes of Andheri and Bandra, where most Bollywood actors and technicians reside, writer Juhi Chaturvedi has made her...
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Between Vicky Donor and Piku, two vital aspects of my life have been neatly covered. I am a Bong girl married to a Punjabi boy. (I use the word "girl" and 'boy' here quite loosely, considering I've completed 10 years of marriage). Everything you need to know about my wedding has been covered in the movie Vicky Donor, with a few exceptions - one, sperm donation did not figure in my life, and, two, my father is nothing like the film's Bengali dad who refuses to drink alcohol at the wedding.
Ayushmann became the talk of the town as the shrewd, smooth-talking-Punjabi-Munda aka Vicky Donor. He bagged all the Best Début awards that year, and emerged as the clear front-runner among the gen-next brigade. But while his counterparts Arjun Kapoor, Varun Dhawan and Sidharth Malhotra followed up their hit débuts with even bigger successes, Ayushmann's story took a negative turn.