'A positive attitude can really make your dream come true' - True to this quote, stood up to his dream, presenting Vikram Swain, well known Indian gymnast and choreographer. This Odisha boy proved his mettle by bagging himself a massive opportunity as a for dance, gymnast and action trainer for the celebrated actors, Tiger Shroff, Athiya Shetty, Sooraj Pancholi, Sayyesha Sehgal and many more.
Coming from a remote village, Antarigam in Odisha, Vikram's journey is inspiring. He hails from a bare 'hand to mouth' family where he has seen the darkest hours of life. When he was 9, he used to work in a park for a meagre amount of Rs 400 as a salary, with which he bought food and milk for his infant brother. Later, he moved to Surat, where he got equipped with the art of embroidery. With a better hope for earning, Vikas moved to Mumbai where he started working as a cleaner. Once he got extremely fascinated by the kids practising gymnastics on Juhu beach, since then he joined them for practising and made it a weekend routine for himself. On one such occasion, Vikram was spotted by Tiger Shroff and offered him a job role as his personal trainer. Later, Vikram also discovered his flair for dance given to the extremely flexible traits!
Luckily, he got spotted as a trainer by many other celebrities and now evolved as a reputed athlete and dance trainer. He got his card as an assistant choreographer and went on to assist the iconic choreographer Ahmed Khan. Swain has ardently helped some big stars shake a leg for blockbusters like Heropanti, Baaghi, Kis Kis ko Pyaar Karoon, Kick, Bajrangi Bhaijaan, Kaabil, All Izz Well, Airlift, Welcome Back, War, Phantom etc. and is currently working on Baaghi 3. Today, Vikram Swain is travelling worldwide for various projects, taking the responsibility of his younger brother's education (pursuing MBA) and managing his home both at Odisha and Mumbai. Vikram endlessly thanks Tiger Shroff, Sooraj Pancholi and Shaheen (Sayyesha Sehgal's mother) for his set grounds.