After performing in dozens of plays, TVC, short films and
features films, actor Nishank Verma breaks the myth about “Theater Actor” and
“Film Actor”, says both requires craft.
Actor Nishank Verma, who was last seen in Akshay Kumar starring
Gold, hails from theater background.
Talking about his theater and cinema, Nishank Verma said, “I
don’t see any difference between theater and commercial cinema. I mean both are
creative platforms, which require tools and craft, and demand a good
performance from you. While doing theater, the feedback is quick, in cinema the
stakes are higher and feedback sometimes can be brutal”
“I am an artist, I believe in performing, delivering the best
version of my part. Theater provided me with good foundation and gave me tools
to sharpen my craft. I have been acting on stage since over a decade, both in
Delhi and in the Mumbai” added Nishank.
Nishank Verma is a popular face with biggest brands in India. He
has done TVCs for major leading companies, such as Honda, Sleepwell, Dream11,
Axis bank, Close Up, Nestaway, Wipro and more.
Nishank Verma says for creative people progress or moving
forward is very important. He said, “It’s really important for me to keep
learning, engaging with people, reading up, and brushing up my craft or
learning a new technique. I have done stage, films, short films, TVC, music
videos, series, television shows. I’m a storyteller myself, and I dabble in
writing and direction. I really find it important to keep myself engaged with
Currently, Nishank is geared up for his forthcoming film
'Section 375', which is directed by Ajay Bahl, focuses on Section 375 of the
Indian Penal Code.
The film also stars Akshaye Khanna, Richa Chadha, Meera Chopra
and Rahul Bhat in the leading roles.