Actor Vivaan Shah is excited about sharing his next film COAT with the audience. He says the film let him “stretch” his acting abilities. “COAT is a special film. It let me to stretch my acting abilities and play a character who is completely outside the realm of my experience. When producer Kumar Abhishek and director Akshay Ditti narrated the story to me, I was convinced and said yes,” Vivaan told IANS. COAT is based on a lower-caste boy and his journey of wearing a coat.
It is about how, from being a nobody who struggled for food and clothes, he becomes a somebody, a larger-than-life personality. The film, which also stars Sanjay Mishra, has Vivaan’s father and veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah as the narrator. “It was great having my father as the narrator. It’s always great to be involved with him in any project,” said the Happy New Year actor.