By Hindustan Times
Prakash Jha is known for being a stern director and his recent diktat to Abhay Deol just goes to cement his reputation. Jha had been shooting for Chakravyuha in Bhopal and Abhay was to report for his first day on the sets, where he had to shoot for a crucial scene.
But the actor missed the late night flight to Bhopal. And since the shoot couldn’t be postponed, Jha insisted that he catch the 5 am flight, which meant Abhay had to stay up all night. Eager to co-operate, Abhay made sure he was on the flight, and reported to the sets early. Once there, he shot for an action scene, without asking for a break. The shoot continued till 6 pm.
Impressed with his actor’s professional behaviour, Jha says, “We had an early morning shoot where we were filming an action sequence. In it, Abhay kidnaps a business tycoon’s son. Though he stayed up all night, I