Ayushmann has played a gay man, a bald hero, a hero with erectile dysfunction, and backed a film about the inclusivity of the transgender community in India.
Last month, Kapoor released Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui, starring Ayushmann Khurrana and Vaani Kapoor, the story of a transgender and a gym instructor.
Ayushmann Khurrana, who is called the poster boy of content-driven cinema, looks at the story than the character he plays while choosing films.
The actor feels fortunate to have collaborated with filmmakers that have extracted the best out of him.
Ayushmann Khurrana remarked that progressive films can only be made in a progressive society and that people want to see more disruptive content.
The 37-year-old actor is aware that many feel films on taboo subjects have become his go-to genre and that he does not mind the perception but is careful to not fall into a pattern.
'Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui' breaks stereotype that trans girl is a man dressed in saree: Vaani Kapoor
Her prep involved speaking to trans girls, understanding their life, their transition, watching documentaries and taking points from interviews with trans people.
Bollywood actress Vaani Kapoor hopes 'Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui' brings representation for transgender characters
Vaani who plays a trans-woman in her new film hopes, hereafter, no cis-het actress ever plays the role of a trans-woman and people from the trans community should be cast to play trans characters.
Khurrana is known for portraying different roles in his film including characters with erectile dysfunction, baldness, and many more.
The movie is a modern-day love story that features Ayushmann portraying the role of a cross-functional athlete, while Vaani essays the role of a transgender character.
The filmmaker said that his intentions were 'pure' when he set out to make the film, which joins the list of movies that touch upon and highlight the complex yet day-to-day issues.
The movie by filmmaker Abhishek Kapoor is a modern-day love story that will feature Ayushmann portraying the role of a cross-functional athlete, while Vaani will reportedly essay a transgender's role.