Emotional scenes tough for Dheeraj Dhoopar

Updated: Aug 06, 2013, 19:32 PM IST

Mumbai: TV actor Dheeraj Dhoopar, who plays Prem Bhardwaj in `Sasural Simar Ka`, recently shot an emotional scene for the show and says it`s very challenging.

In the Colors TV show, Dheeraj`s character`s finds out the reality about his parents and reacts to the revelation.

"It was very difficult for me because I am a very jolly person in real life. As they say, as an actor it`s a challenge for you. I used to feel that I look horrible when I cry, but my director and co-actors helped me a lot," Dheeraj said Monday in an interview on the sets of the show here.

"And I hope people will like me in this as well," he added.

Dheeraj replaced Shoaib Ibrahim in the show in March this year.