By Hindustan Times
After hand-painting the poster of Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Rowdy Rathore, the street painters hired by the filmmakers have now created a portrait of the film’s lead cast Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha.
According to an insider from the film set, the actors had to spend almost four hours standing still in the same position, so the artists could create the piece flawlessly.
“Four painters were hired for the job and they all worked simultaneously and presented four versions, all of which will be unveiled in due course of time,” says the insider.
It was reported that the decision to rope in the street painters for the posters of the film, as well as other artwork, was co-producer Bhansali’s. The filmmaker intends on reviving the art form that was