1 year of Kabir Singh: Shahid Kapoor pens a heartfelt note to his fans.
As the film completed one year on Sunday, 21st June. The actor thanked his fans for making the film a success and understanding the character of Kabir Singh.
Actor Shahid Kapoor took to Instagram to thank fans for loving his film Kabir Singh. The film, which is a Hindi remake of Telugu hit Arjun Reddy, completed one year on Sunday.
Shahid said his fans understood the emotional arc of the character and wrote: “To all those who gave so much overwhelming love to such a complex, conflicted character. Thank you. #kabirsingh was never just a film to me.. it was an emotional arc that was raw.. bare.. unabashed .. honest .. fearless .. REAL!!”
He took at dig at those who were quick to judge the film. “In a time where people are quick to judge (others not themselves ), you understood him. You understood our interpretation of the angst of a broken heart. This one will always be special. So so special.”
Finally, he thanked all those people who were associated with the film. “And it would just not have been possible without @kiaraaliaadvani , @sandeepreddy.vanga , @muradkhetani and @ashwinvarde @bhushankumar @santha_dop , Payal and so so many others. Thank you all once again. And remember. Keep it real and make it count. Be kind. Be good. Spread positivity. And always believe.”
Kabir Singh is the biggest solo hit of Shahid Kapoor and one of the biggest blockbuster of last year. The movie also raked controversy because of its misogynistic and toxic masculine protagonist.
Kabir Singh told the story of a young medical student with major alcoholism, substance, and temper issues. He falls in love with a fellow student but the affair goes awry. Unable to bear the loss of his lady love takes him spirally down into a web of drug and alcohol abuse.
The film, directed by Sandeep Vanga (who also directed the original Arjun Reddy) also starred Kiara Advani as the film’s female lead.
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