What is more harmful, loving someone or being a drug addict? Finally, a much-awaited movie with Shahid Kapoor and Kiara Advani starrer Kabir Singh teaser is out now. The movie Kabir Singh is the official Hindi remake of the Telugu movie Arjun Reddy which had Vijay Deverakonda in the lead role. In Kabir Singh, Shahid Kapoor will be seen in the role of a protagonist accompanied by Kiara Advani. The teaser shows that Kabir Singh plays the roles of a doctor, a lover and a rebel.
The teaser opens up with Shahid Kapoor on the terrace with filling the bottle of alcohol from the tank on the terrace. Shahid Kapoor portrays his role as an alcoholic surgeon with anger management issues, who goes on a self-destructive path when his lover marries someone else. It is a story about a topper medical student who despite being a successful surgeon, is addicted to cigarettes, drugs, and alcohol. Kabir Singh has anger issues who loses his calm within a drop of his hat. The teaser shows a single glimpse of Kiara Advani, the female lead on the screen where she gets a peck on her cheek from Shahid Kapoor.
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The teaser reminds the audience of Udta Punjab in which Shahid Kapoor played the role of a drug addict. In an interview, Shahid Kapoor says that remaking a film like Arjun Reddy, which is still fresh in the minds of people is a demanding job in itself. Recreating is a tough job. Shahid Kapoor adds to his statement saying, the original movie Arjun Reddy was based in Bangalore and Hyderabad but this movie is based in Mumbai and Delhi and his journey is only to find Kabir Singh.
Kabir Singh is Shahid Kapoor’s first movie after Batti Gul Meter Chalu (2018) and his first movie with Kiara Advani. The movie is directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga, who also directed the original version of the movie Arjun Reddy. The movie is produced by Bhushan Kumar, Murad Khetani, Krishna Kumar and Ashwin Varde. The teaser shows that the talented actor Shahid Kapoor is the perfect choice for the remake to step in the shoes of Vijay Deverakonda. The movie will be releasing on 21st June. Watch the teaser here: