The 'Awesome Foursome' of Ali Merchant, Sara Khan, Karan Mehra and Nisha Rawal have joined hands for a major cause, which will benefit the youngsters who aspire to make it big in acting!!
According to our source, "The academy will be fully equipped with a complete package course in acting, which starts from grooming the person in all areas needed. There will be special yoga classes, dancing lessons conducted for the aspirants".
When called, Ali Merchant confirmed the news and said, "Yes, we are starting the Acting Academy. My partners in this are Sara, Karan Mehra and Nisha. The opening of our academy is scheduled to happen on 10th January".
Karan Mehra aka Naitik tells Telly Buzz, "The name of the academy is REEL IN REAL OUT Acting Studios. The USP of our academy is that even the middle class people can afford to join and nurture their talent".
The permanent faculty members in the Academy's panel include actress Vibha Chibber, Srikant Maski (comedian) and Pappu Malu (choreographers). The list does not end here, as the academy will see various big names sharing their expertise as Guest Faculty Members. Few of the names who will be seen as guest faculties are Alok Nath, Arshad Warsi, Karan Grover, Jay Bhanushali, Angad Hasija, Kinshuk Mahajan etc.
The Academy is scheduled to be inaugurated by Rajan Shahi of Directors Kut, who was the man who brought to the limelight, Sara Khan and Karan Mehra.
Sara Khan is presently seen in Rajan Shahi's Sapna Babul Ka Bidaai while Karan Mehra plays the protagonist in Shahi's other show on Star Plus, Yeh Rishta Kya Kehlata Hai…
Well, are the wannabe actors reading this??
Reporter and Author: Ranjini Nair