Two Struggling Actors Cope With Rejection, Rivalry & Their Friendship


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The least he could do was to be happy for his friend.

Akash and Saharsh are friends and struggling actors.

They go from audition to audition, struggling to land themselves a role. Competition is stiff. Roles are scarce. They simply aren’t yet good enough for the industry.

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Their acting diplomas from a renowned institute is, in fact, hurting their chances.

They bond over the strange people they encounter and the rejections they undergo, until one day when Saharsh lands a small role.

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Akash tries to be the supportive friend in spite of the rivalry he feels.

He’s happy for Saharsh, but is he forever doomed as a failure?

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