Naagin 6: Simba Nagpal reveals his character Shakti is inspired from Heath Ledger of Dark Knight

    Naagin 6: Simba Nagpal reveals his character Shakti is inspired from Heath Ledger of Dark Knight

    When the show started Simba was seen in a single role- Rishabh in the Ekta Kapoor-produced television show. The shocking twist uncovered his grey shade as Shakti in the latest episodes.

    Naagin 6: Simba Nagpal reveals his character Shakti is inspired from Heath Ledger of Dark Knight

    Simba Nagpal is currently headlining Naagin 6 alongside Tejasswi Prakash . Often seen as a ‘good guy’, the actor has taken up the challenging dark character of Shakti this time. The actor has indeed raised the bar with his phenomenal performance. When asked what went behind his preparation for the role, the actor revealed that he took inspiration from Hollywood actor Heath Ledger’s character in the 2008 superhero film, Dark Knight.

    "I was inspired by Heath Ledger of Dark Knight. I'm grateful to him because they helped me create a certain mindset in terms of the character. I'm also grateful to my well-wishers who don't just appreciate my hard work but also give out their honest reviews,” the actor told Etimes. He also called the role very demanding and said it takes a lot of exercise for him to get out of the character. “To get out of my character, I would get to exercising, grab a bite or talk to a few people. Otherwise it affects you mentally,” he added.

    For the unversed, when the show started Simba was seen in a single role- Rishabh in the Ekta Kapoor-produced television show. The shocking twist uncovered his grey shade as Shakti in the show that also stars Sudha Chandran and Urvashi Dholakia in key roles.

    The Bigg Boss 15 fame actor has been shooting for over 15 hours every day, non-stop for the supernatural show. Reportedly, the actor recently suffered an injury while shooting a scene for the popular show. However, the injury did not affect his work schedule as he continued the shoot. "Simba's current character is very demanding and the actor has been working very hard on the set. But sadly, last week, he sustained an injury but ensured it did not once affect his work schedule. Without complaining, he just kept shooting continuously and said it's to avoid breaking out of the character which is pretty commendable," a source told Pinkvilla.