Shahid Kapoor has been part of the Hindi cinema for than a decade and has given us many memorable acting performances in movies such as Ishq Vishk, Vivah, Jab We Met, Haider and Udta Punjab to name a few. Shahid Kapoor is enjoying the success of his recently released movie Padmaavat where he essayed the role of Maharawal Ratan Singh and stole the show with his fierce performance in the movie. The actor had put a lot of handwork into his role and result can be seen in the movie.
Shahid Kapoor recently took to social media to share an adorable video in which he can be seen mouthing a dialogue from Kaminey. In the movie, we got see Shahid Kapoor playing a double role and essayed contrasting characters in the movie. The actor essayed the role of brothers, Charlie and Guddu smoothly.
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Shahid Kapoor last released Padmaavat has gone to mint ₹ 245.80 cr at the box office. During a recent interaction with the media, Shahid gave an insight into the character played by him and was quoted saying that “I don’t think that I underplayed Maharawal Ratan Singh, I would say I played Maharawal Ratan Singh. This is the character that was meant to be subtle. Nobody overplayed or nobody underplayed – it was our characters and we did our job according to the briefs we were given. It is the people who are deciding. As an actor, I have come from Tommy Singh which is different to what I have done in Padmaavat.”
During the said interview was asked he had any worries of playing Rawal Ratan Singh and said that “The way it went, I was curious about it. Sanjay sir told me that ‘I need you in the film’. He said that ‘you have just come from Tommy Singh that was a dark edgy character – why don’t you play a good guy or someone with valour and why do you feel that a good guy cannot be powerful and he can’t make an impact. I just looked at him and asked – ‘Do you think I should do it? He said yes and I was like I am doing it’.”
On the work front, the Shahid Kapoor will next be seen in BATTI GUL METER CHALU and will be directed by Director Shree Narayan Singh’s. The movie also featured Shraddha Kapoor and Yami Gautam. The movie for the movie has started shooting from February 9 in Uttarakhand. If sources are to believe the said project will the film addresses the issue of electricity bills.
Shahid Kapoor is quietly excited to work with Director Shree Narayan Singh and added that “Shree Narayan Singh, who earlier made Toilet: Ek Prem Katha, will be directing this film. Toilet was also about a social issue, and this time he chose an issue on electricity. So it’s a relatable subject. I’m excited to start with this new project.”
The producer Prerna Arora during interaction with Mumbai Mirror was quoted saying that “Shahid plays a young local boy from Uttarakhand who is a diehard romantic. The costume designer duo has been working with artisans in villages of the North Indian state and sourcing fabrics locally to ensure authenticity. Shahid will be wearing lots of bright sweaters and jackets since the story unfolds in winter.” The comedy-drama will be shot across Haridwar, Rishikesh, Tehri, Mussoorie, and Nainital.