Sohum had put on 8 kilos of weight, bulking up for Tumbad he has gone through a long and vigorous routine, making him unrecognizable in his new avatar. Sohum was earlier seen as a shy and demure stockbroker in the 2013's acclaimed film 'Ship of Thesus'.
He will be seen in a dark, moody and period piece. Tumbad is gearing up for a worldwide release in mid-2015 and is intended to be a highly entertaining and accessible piece of cinema.
When contacted, Sohum shares, "Tumbad has been an extremely difficult film, the prosthetic takes up to 7 hours and requires a lot of patience. I have gone through a complete physical transformation and it is very tedious"