Do you know that Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was offered the Brad Pitt-starrer Troy and refused to be a part of it. Yes, you read that right. Aishwarya was approached to play Bryce in the Brad Pitt starrer but the actor turned down the role.
In an Indianexpress.com video, Aishwarya said that then, she had committed to a lot of films in Bollywood, saying that “there are so many things, I’m not sure I’ll be comfortable for long.” Troy was directed by Wolfgang Peterson and starred Eric Bana, Orlando Bloom and Dion Krueger. After Aishwarya’s refusal, Bryce’s role went to Rose Byron.
Talking about how the working environment / process in Hollywood is different from Bollywood, Aishwarya said, “Films in the West work differently here and in the sense that they meet you and then they say That ग्रीन due to green litle ‘time insurance companies. The way the entire film is scheduled, you are off, which was very new to me. “
She later talked about Troy and said that it was exciting to offer such a big film. “When Troy was talked about, forget it at the script level, they were saying at least 6-9 months that Tala (schedule) because it is a big film. We were like ‘ow wow’. But obviously, we have a way of looking at it – as if it’s part of you … (expressing that its part was not very big) Close the lock of the time when I had movies for which I was Committed, I could not find myself. To curb it. You understand the influence of cinema (Troy). It is exciting because these are huge offers… ”The 47-year-old said that his colleagues would have talked about breaking the glass ceiling in time to come on board for the film, but there were things about which He did not feel comfortable.
“I have heard from interviews of many of my seniors that there is a glass ceiling to break down and it cannot be broken. He believed that it could not happen (here). But you’re like – I know it can happen and I can make this difference if I want to, but there are a lot of things that I’m not sure I’ll be comfortable with for a long time, “Bride and Prejudice Actor Said, saying that he saw how Troy and other projects work. “This may prove to be a point, I cannot be comfortable with it. Therefore, I walked away from a lot of projects. I can see that the Raincoat actor concluded that while talking about how Bride and Prejudice is viewed in the Hindi film industry, the way jeans were not appreciated in North India, but it was one of the biggest And one of the most. Loved South’s films.
Brad rejected Aishwarya’s role in 2012 and told IANS in an interview, “Looking at an opportunity, I would like to work with Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, as he is a versatile actor. She is one of the most popular actresses of Bollywood, who has won great acclaim in the West for her style, beauty and acting. I think we missed the chance to cast together for Troy. “
Aishwarya made her debut in Hollywood with Brides and Prejudice. She later starred in The Mistress of Spices (2005), The Last Legion (2007) and The Pink Panther 2 (2009). The actor, who was last seen in the 2018 film Fanney Khan, will next appear in Mani Ratnam’s Ponniyin Selvan, which will see him collaborating with Vikram, Karthi, Trisha, Jayam Ravi and Aishwarya Rajesh, among others.