Luke Kenny: Makers only want to cast me in music films.
Luke Kenny: Many try to show variation in acting and Farhan Akhtar is one among them. Rock On !! is the best example for it. In this movie, one more Co-star is Luke Kenny. He is in the role as Rob in the film. For this role, he gained a lot of popularity. But, he is telling that he want to act in different kind of roles also just not only musicals.
“The problem is that because I’, a musician, they want to cast me in musicals.” He goes on to add that filmmakers don’t approach him for Indian role because he doesn’t look like one. “They contact me when they need a foreign looking person in a film. Luckily, that never happened with Rock On!!
There was no context given to the way I looked,” he says. As a musician, Luke has performed at various cities across India. On October 6, he sang at an event for a premium casual lifestyle brand. Speaking about how live gigs are conducted in India, he says the touring infrastructure “needs to improve.”
There was no context given to the way I looked,” he says. As a musician, Luke has performed at various cities across India. On October 6, he sang a song at an event for a premium casual lifestyle brand. Speaking about how live gigs are conducted in India, he also said that tour infrastructure “needs to improve.”
“In Europe and the US, there are at least 500 stages in every city or state, where every artist can perform. In India, if and India band is performing, we only have a few pubs to perform at,” he points out. Luke was a VJ for a popular music channel before becoming a musician and actor.
Ask him about the current trend of music channels running youth shows, and he also said that,” nowadays Youth are Watching and Listening to the music that they want on the Internet. So, music channel is thinking of what they can do differently to cater to the audience’s needs. That is why they are running shows about young people and their relationships. One can’t hold anything against a particular channel,” he says.