Sumeet Vyas felt like he was starring in a play while filming Mahesh Manjrekar’s upcoming web series, 1962: War in the Hills. The reason, he explained, is that he and Manjrekar came from the theater.
“I have always been a fan of Mahesh sir’s work and had hoped to do a project with him one day. With 1962: War in the Hills, I finally had this opportunity, ”Sumeet said.
“Since he also has a background in theater like me, I almost felt like I was playing in a play. For me, there is nothing better than working with a theater personality because I feel like I can relate to them in the best way, ”added Sumeet Vyas.
Sumeet Vyas tries out a C-Company battalion soldier in the upcoming war drama webseries. His character is called Ramkumar Yadav.
Inspired by real events, 1962: The War In The Hills tells how 125 Indian soldiers fought valiantly against 3,000 Chinese in a battle that changed the course of the Indochina War in 1962.
The 10-episode war drama, written by Charudutt Acharya, features an ensemble cast that also includes Abhay Deol, Akash Thosar, Rohan Gandotra, Annup Sonii, Meiyang Chang, Mahie Gill, Rochelle Rao and Hemal Ingle in key roles in outside of Sumeet Vyas.
The series airs on Disney + Hotstar VIP and Disney + Hotstar Premium starting February 26.
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