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Diljit Dosanjh is like brother to me: Angad Bedi

IANS  |  New Delhi 

Angad Bedi, who is gearing up for the release of his upcoming film "Soorma" along with Diljit Dosanjh, says the Punjabi star is like a brother to him.

"is like a brother to me. We stay in touch almost everyday... We bond over a lot of things. I am a big fan of his music... He's a big star overseas. We speak the same language. He comes from and my roots are from We care for one another," Angad told IANS over phone from

In "Soorma", a sports biopic, Angad will be essaying former and mentor to Diljit's character

The actor, who recently tied the knot with Neha Dhupia, says he was specially trained by both and

"Bikramjit in the film is an I had to gain a lot of muscle weight. I had to add core fit... I had to learn how he dribbles the ball and how he keeps the and ball close to each other," he said.

"Yes, there was a lot of physical demands to the role at the same time I have played intense characters in my film but this one is much more loved and emotional character," he added.

The film also stars Taapsee Pannu and is directed by Shaad Ali.



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First Published: Wed, June 06 2018. 13:48 IST