‘Udta Punjab’ has been amongst the best films of 2016 so far. The film, which is based on the increasing drug abuse in the state of Punjab, won critical acclaim and fans loved the performances of Shahid Kapoor . Right from his appearance to his diction to his acting prowess, everything about Shahid in ‘Udta Punjab’ was top notch and commendable.
In a recent interview to a daily, Sonam Kapoor’s younger brother Harshvardhan Kapoor whose all geared up for his big debut ‘Mirziya’ said that had he been given a choice to play one of the roles in any of the 2016 movies he would have definitely opted for Shahid’s role in ‘Udta Punjab’.
The young Kapoor lad said,“I would like to play Shahid Kapoor in Udta Punjab. I think either Fawad in Kapoor and sons and Shahid in Udta, but I think Shahid in Udta. But I don’t think I could have done it better than him. He was outstanding. Please put that in my interview, Shahid is outstanding in Udta Punjab,” he further added.
‘Mirziya’ directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, also marks the Bollywood debut of Saiyami Kher. The film will release this year on October 7th,2016.