Baahubali star Prabhas’ response to Kabir Singh (Shahid Kapoor): The 10 minute chat left me overwhelmed
For a Shahid Kapoor fan, seeing him lash out at people is not a happy sight. However, the dashing actor seemed to be on a mission to surprise his fans, and hence, gave them a teaser of Kabir Singh a while back. In Kabir Singh, Shahid is playing the titular character who is a man full of rage and is obsessively in love with his girlfriend played by Kiara Advani. Shahid’s Kabir Singh is a remake of Telugu film Arjun Reddy in which Vijay Deverakonda played the lead role. Post the teaser launch, many people loved Shahid’s angry young man side. Among them was Baahubali star Prabhas too. Prabhas didn’t just love it, he even went ahead and congratulated him for his film. As per a report, their stylist Aalim Haakim had connected Prabhas and Shahid over a call and they both talked for about 10 minutes in which Prabhas praised him and wished him all the luck for the film.
In a recent interview with Mid-Day, Shahid revealed how he felt post the call and mentioned that the 10 minutes of conversation with such a huge star (Prabhas) left him with an overwhelming feeling. Shahid said since Prabhas and he share the same hairstylist, he connected them over a call and they talked about Kabir Singh. Shahid said, “We share a hairstylist, Aalim [Hakim]. They were talking about the teaser, and the next thing you know, he called to congratulate me. The 10-minute chat left me overwhelmed.”
Kabir Singh is based on the Sandeep Vanga’s Arjun Reddy which starred Vijay Deverakonda. The film released in Telugu and received massive appreciation. Now, in Kabir Singh, Shahid is playing the medical student who is extremely possessive about his ladylove who will ditch him and marry someone else. After that, he gets hooked to drugs and his anger issues lead him to his own doom. Kabir Singh is slated to release on June 21, 2019.