Barun Sobti has become everyone’s favourite. The actor rose to fame after his stint in Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon. He played the role of Arnav Singh Raizada which was loved by the viewers a lot. In addition, his chemistry with his co-star Sanaya Irani was loved by many and went on to become the highlight of the show. The actor is quite reserved and wants his personal life in private doors. However, as an actor he has proved his talent time and again. Only some time ago he made his presence on Instagram and his was warmly welcomed by his co-actors from Iss Pyaar Ko Kya Naam Doon. In a recent talk with Spotboye, he opened up about the same.
Actor Barun Sobti Slams Directors who Cast Actors on the Basis of Instagram followers:
When asked about who convinced him to join Instagram, he said there was no one who did. It was his choice to make his debut there and he was looking for the right time. He added, “What prompted me is that one day there was a conversation that you should move with the time and the people who don’t change with the time is not a great idea. And I think no wants to be left behind and not be with something that is happening currently and it’s working. Mujhe chize thodi late samajh aati hai basically.”
A few casting directors look at the followers before selecting an actor. Talking about this mindset, he said, “Mujhe aise casting directors ke saath kaam hi nahi karna jo Instagram dekhkar cast karte hain. (I don’t want to work with such casting directors who select candidates on basis of Instagram followers).”
He also revealed that he has a team who is helping him with the social media strategy. Though he is constantly updating but he has not promised about such things to his fans.
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