Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advani starrer Kabir Singh released today in theatres for the public. Last night, a celebrity screening was held last night in Mumbai where the who’s who of Bollywood came including Neha Dhupia, Karan Johar, Nikkhil Advani, Jaaved Jaferi and others. The film is a remake of a Telugu film, Arjun Reddy that starred Vijay Deverakonda. In Kabir Singh, Shahid is seen playing the titular character and Kiara is his love interest. Playing an angry doctor who turns to alcohol post heartbreak, Shahid’s look has been loved by all.
Post the screening, many celebs took to social media to shower praises on Shahid and Kiara. From Neha Dhupia to filmmaker, Nikkhil Advani, to Jaaved Jaferi to Ishaan Khatter, many celebs reviewed the film and gave it a thumbs up. Neha Dhupia was left speechless with Shahid’s performance. Neha wrote, “@shahidkapoor you have left me speechless !!!! I May need a few hours to sit and think and construct my thoughts around how I feel about #kabirsingh … only because its so bloody good!”
On the other hand, filmmaker Nikkhil Advani was all praises for Shahid and called Kabir Singh a career-defining performance for him. Milap Zaveri also praised the acting in the film and mentioned that Shahid should buy a new home as Kabir Singh will win him many trophies. Jaaved Jaferi praised Kiara’s mesmerising performance and was left speechless by Shahid’s angry act in the film.
Kabir Singh’s music has been the USP of the film and songs like Bekhayali, Tumhe Kitna Chahne Lage, Tera Banjaunga and others have been liked by all. The Telugu film star Vijay Deverakonda also was left in awe post the screening of the film and praised Shahid and Kiara in social media. Helmed by Arjun Reddy director, Sandeep Vanga, Kabir Singh showcases the journey to hell and back of a man who was in love and went through a heartbreak. Kiara and Shahid have been promoting the film from the past few days. The film has released today in theatres.