To make a dog act in his upcoming film 'Dil Dhadakne Do', Farhan Akhtar smeared a pack of vanilla ice cream on his face to get the pet canine lick him.
Pluto Mehra, the dog, plays a pivotal role in the multi-starrer film, which is directed by Zoya Akhtar.
"In order to make the dog act and lick him, Farhan put a face pack of vanilla ice cream all over the face. And then the dog came running and licked it all," revealed Ranveer Singh, Farhan's co-actor in the film.
Dil Dhadakne Do' revolves around a dysfunctional Punjabi family named the Mehras on a cruise trip across the Mediterranean.The bittersweet cruise tale with a stellar cast comprising of Ranveer Singh, Priyanka Chopra, Farhan Akhtar, Anushka Sharma, Anil Kapoor and Shefali Shah, has been shot in exotic locations, sweeping views and grand sets. It is slated to hit the theatrical screens on 5th June.