“So many layers and so much complexity” – Alaya F as “Freddy”
Disney+ Hotstar recently announced their upcoming spooky romantic thriller “Freddy.” Produced by Balaji Telefilms Ltd, NH Studioz and Northern Lights Films, directed by Shashanka Ghosh and starring Kartik Aaryan and Alaya F, the film will be released on December 2, 2022 exclusively on Disney+ Hotstar.
Kartik Aaryan’s Most Anticipated Freddy chronicles the journey of Dr. Freddy Ginwala, a shy, lonely and socially awkward person who loves to play with his toy planes and the only friend he has is his pet turtle ‘Hardy’. Filled with unusual twists, turns and emotional chaos, Freddy will keep audiences spellbound.
Alaya F, speaking about how she prepared for the role, said, “Usually I’m a very preparatory actor. I find a lot of comfort in the preparation. But for Freddy it was completely different. I was shooting for another movie in Chandigarh at the time and that schedule was extended. So as soon as I finished that shoot and got back to Bombay, I was on Freddy sets the very next day.”
She added, “There was no time in between. So this time around, my prep was on set, during our shoot, and after I packed my bags, I was running to my coach by interim to try to prepare myself for the next day!Luckily, I was surrounded by the most talented and qualified team, so with their support and guidance, I understood Kainaaz!
Sharing a glimpse of his character, the actor added, “My character Kainaaz is definitely very interesting. She has so many layers and so much complexity. It was such a joy to play her, I learned a lot from this. experience.