Actor Omi Vaidya is in the US along with his household, and continues to be coming to phrases with how life modified in a single day because of the Covid-19 disaster.
Mental well being issues have risen significantly because of the stress everybody goes by way of in the previous 4 months. And Vaidya didn’t stay unaffected. In truth, issues bought to such a degree for him that he lost weight because of the nervousness.
“I lost eight kilograms in just the first three weeks, from not being able to eat, and basically running around to get essentials. I have never felt this anxiety before. We are so helpless, that’s luckily subsided by now. Unfortunately, in some ways, we have gotten used to it, this new normal. That was hard,” confesses Vaidya.
As somebody who was so used to strolling in on a set and shoot for one thing, he says issues are all modified now, particularly for actors. He explains they don’t have every other work, than this most of the occasions.
He explains how they don’t have every other work moreover this, most of the occasions. “There’s also the existential crisis as an actor, or whatever you want to call me, influencer or celebrity. I don’t have a purpose right now. What can I do? Donate money; that’s about it. I work with a couple of copywriters from India, we wrote a very engaging and hilarious Hindi speech on corona, which I put up on Instagram,” says the three Idiots (2009) actor.
Describing the state of affairs all over the world as “madness”, Vaidya says the way in which the lockdown was applied in India was higher than the one in the US.
“Here, they gave us a couple of days, in India it was like ‘it’s locked’ that was in a way good. Here it was crazy, there were lines of people everywhere, people going all over, which would spread the disease more. I went out, everybody else stayed in, my wife and two kids, who are in school. How would we, me and my wife do our work, both of us have jobs. We made sure that we gave our children engaging stuff, not just TV,” he shares.
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