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Ram Charan Teja trains under Australian fitness expert for Zanjeer remake

PTI  Mumbai, July 30, 2013
First Published: 15:56 IST(30/7/2013) | Last Updated: 17:43 IST(30/7/2013)

Southern actor Ram Charan Teja,who is all set for his Bollywood debut with, Zanjeer remake, has left no stone unturned to sculpt his physique for the launch under the guidance of a top fitness trainer from Australia.

Ram had specially flown one of Australia's top fitness trainers to India to obtain a rugged physique for Apoorva Lakhia's, Zanjeer. Teja will essay the role of a police officer, enacted by megastar Amitabh Bachchan in the original version. "Ram Charan had specially flown down one of the numero uno trainers from Australia and worked out for almost three to four hours, day and night with him for his action scenes in Zanjeer," a source said.

The actor made sure that his workouts did not interfere with the shoots and other commitments, the source added.

Releasing on September 6, Zanjeer also stars Priyanka Chopra, Sanjay Dutt, Prakash Raj and Mahie Gill.

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