Actor Ali Fazl, who made his special mark in the industry by the Bollywood film Fukrey, says he had to change his name for the shooting of the upcoming digital series 'Mirzapur'. The show was shot in Benares and Lucknow and in such a situation, Ali had to change his name to Mir Fateh.
Ali said, "I had to change my name to go to the shooting venues of Benaras and Lucknow. Shooting for 'Mirzapur' was very exciting and scary too. I am not proud to say it and will not advise others to do so. I would like to say to other people that try to act for some change. "
In this series Ali will be seen in the role of Guddu Pandit, a gangster. He lives in a place where weapons and narcotic are common. To make Ali completely fit this role, many physically needed changes have to be made so that she can see a gangster.
In such cases Ali went to Fight clubs in old Delhi and Lucknow. With the help of his friend, he spent time in these clubs and learned the methods of fighting. Ali said that this helped him greatly in dealing with his character.