Filmmaker Abhishek Kapoor, who on Monday marked eight years of his drama Kai Po Che, stated he’s touched by the love the movie continues to obtain however is pained by the loss of actor Sushant Singh Rajput. Released on February 22, 2013, Kai Po Che marked Rajput’s Bollywood debut after a profitable profession on TV with the hit present Pavitra Rishta.
Kapoor’s movie was additionally a stepping stone for actors (*8*) and Amit Sadh, who had been comparatively new within the films. Mourning the loss of Rajput, who was discovered useless in his Bandra residence in June final yr, the director known as the 34-year-old actor a “crown jewel”.
Kapoor took to Twitter and posted the video of the hit Manjha observe from the movie.
“The thrill of beginning this journey with a brand new staff hungry to offer their finest on the daybreak of their careers stands most vividly in thoughts.
“One can’t quantify the love our film continues to receive over the years, neither can we quantify the pain we feel at the loss of our crown jewel,” the 49-year-old director wrote.
Singer Amit Trivedi who composed music for the movie additionally took to his Twitter and shared a clip.
Set in Gujarat, Kai Po Che! chronicles the story of three associates, performed by Rajput, Rao and Sadh as they navigate their manner via the 2001 Gujarat earthquake, the Godhra prepare burning in 2002 and the following riots.
Based on writer Chetan Bhagat’s 2008 novel The 3 Mistakes of My Life, the movie garnered approval for its performances by the three leads, Amit Trivedi’s music and delicate dealing with of the story by Kapoor.
The movie propelled Rajput to stardom, as he went on to function in Yash Raj Films’ Shuddh Desi Romance (2013) and Rajkumar Hirani’s PK in 2014.
Later, he headlined blockbusters just like the 2016 biopic M.S.Dhoni: The Untold Story, Nitesh Tiwari’s Chhichhore and reunited with Kapoor for romantic-drama Kedarnath in 2018.
Rao, too, had a profession turnaround with Kai Po Che! and from there on he went on to function in acclaimed movies like “Shahid” for which he earned the perfect actor National Award, 2014’s hit “Queen” and 2015 drama Aligarh.
Post the movie, Sadh’s subsequent main undertaking was celebrity Salman Khan‘s Sultan in 2016. The actor had a packed 2020, with three movie releases and two net sequence.
Meanwhile, Kapoor is gearing up for the discharge of his subsequent directorial, Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui, that includes Ayushmann Khurrana and Vaani Kapoor, in July.
– With PTI inputs