Unlike the TV industry that actively resumed work in July, its richer cousin Bollywood live on time before returning to the sets. In the last few weeks, the industry has backed into action with Akshay Kumar, Taapsee Pannu, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Rani Mukerji reporting to work. Now, Ranveer Singh ended his six-month break as he stepped out to film a commercial last week.
The shoot was conducted in 8-hrs shifts over 3 days in a suburban studio. In keeping with the on-set guidelines, a lean team of 20 had been chosen, and tested for COVID-19 before the shoot. All precautionary measures, including sanitizing the set before and after the filming, were adopted. The director had chalked out a storyboard, so that the team knew exactly what had to be done once on the floor. Ranveer, who has been raring to get back in the thick of things, was delighted to face the camera after so long. The ad is expected to go on air before Dussehra, reveals a source. The actor, who is awaiting the Christmas release of his sports drama 83.