Arjun Kapoor, a sexy model and a luxury tent were all that we needed for a successful shoot. Coming from 30 degrees of Delhi to a staggering 10 in Leh, we didn’t have much time to acclimatise. But what got us going was the spunk, charm and a wicked sense of humour of Arjun. At a time when actors prefer to stick to a safe genre to work, Arjun has shown great variety with his choice of films, creating a fan frenzy of his own. From the rugged charmer in Ishaqzaade to the women’s favourite in Ki & Ka, he has worked with a different female lead in each one of them. Walking ahead in full tashan there’s something about the man next door that tells you he’s bound to go places.
FHMIndia: Hi Arjun, how did you like the concept of the shoot?
Arjun Kapoor: It was really good and interesting. I have never been to Ladakh and it is always good to get out of Mumbai as you manage to get more out of every location and every outfit. The team comes together and it’s more about pushing the envelope. Let’s see how it comes out, because I don’t like judging my own work. It is best judged by others. All in all, it was really fun!
Do you like the idea of DIY camping?
Honestly, I have never done it, but the idea sounds nice. All the ideas sound nice, however, really doing it is a different thing. What we have done here is a 7-star glamorous camping with all the facilities available, so I got the feeling of camping without actually doing it.
What’s the weirdest thing that you’ve eaten on a tour?
Umm… I tried octopus once. And there was nothing to write home about it for me. It was disgusting! I don’t have an appetite for sea food. I’m allergic to them. However, I ended up trying for the sake of it and that was pretty weird.
What’s the manliest thing you’ve ever done to impress a girl?
I think the manliest thing one can do is be a nice guy to impress a girl.
So, what have you done?
I think it’s a very generic question. To be a man is to be there for her when she needs you the most. Possessing some ...