'I Shaved My Head 40 Times for Ramanujan'

Published: 05th June 2014 11:43 AM  |   Last Updated: 05th June 2014 11:44 AM   |  A+A-


Abhinay Vaddi, who plays mathematics genius Srinivasa Ramanujan in upcoming Tamil-English biopic Ramanujan, says he shaved his head 40 times to get the look right.

“The director signed me on only when I agreed to shave my head for the role. I remember when we were shooting in Kumbakonam, we had a barber on sets at all times and he would shave my head whenever required,” said Abhinay.

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