Will Smith was great at picking up the dance steps: Rahul Shetty
Hollywood Star Will Smith Was Recently Displayed In The Desi Avatar When He Visited India. He Danced On The Number Radha Teri Chunri On The Set Student Of The Year 2 (SOTY 2). Choreographer Rahul Shetty Who Taught The Steps To The Star, Fondly Remembers The Experience Of Training Will.
“The Experience Was Out Of The World. I Am Thankful To Choreographer Remo D’Souza, Who Gave Me The Opportunity To Shake A Leg With Will Smith. I'm His Big Fan And Remember Him As Captain Steven From Independence Day, ”says Rahul, As He Goes On To Praise Will's Dancing Skills.
“He was amazing at picking up the steps. Since he comes from the hip-hop background, he managed to learn all the steps, including the thumkas, in just a few hours before we hopped on to the SOTY 2 set to shoot the song. He took a little time to understand the groove of our Bollywood dance style initially, but later he was all charged up to do the moves in his own cute way,” says the choreographer, adding that the Hollywood Star took just two hours to learn the steps.
Rahul adds that since Will is a rapper and actor, performance is a part of his lifestyle. Ask him how the actor liked the song, and he says, “He entered secretly and was just watching us perform on the track. I was teaching the other dancers. As soon as we stopped, I saw this huge man with a big smile on his face. He was excited about getting on the dance floor. Later, I explained the meaning of the track to him, which helped him remember the steps easily,” says Rahul.