When Ranbir Kapoor replaced Shahid Kapoor as Prem in Rajkumar Santoshi's Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani

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Do you know that the director of Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani Rajkumar Santoshi had supplied the function of Prem Shankar Sharma to Shahid Kapoor first however then Ranbir Kapoor landed up taking part in the lead?

When Ranbir Kapoor replaced Shahid Kapoor as Prem in Rajkumar Santoshi's Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab KahaniWhen Ranbir Kapoor changed Shahid Kapoor as Prem in Rajkumar Santoshi’s Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani

After the 1994 comedy-drama movie Andaz Apna Apna, director Rajkumar Santoshi marked his return within the comedy style with Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani in 2009. The movie produced by Ramesh S. Taurani starred Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif in lead roles. The film marked Ranbir and Katrina’s first movie collectively. Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani was declared ‘Superhit’ on the field workplace and Ranbir gained a number of awards for the movie as nicely. Ranbir gained the viewers’s coronary heart along with his efficiency as Prem Shankar Sharma and his chemistry with Katrina was appreciated by all. 

In reality, at the moment, Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani was Ranbir’s greatest hit and his first stint in comedy which was liked by all. However do you know that Ranbir Kapoor was not the unique alternative for the movie by the makers? Rajkumar Santoshi had first approached Shahid Kapoor to play the function of Prem Shankar Sharma within the movie. However Shahid had declined this provide as he felt that his character as Prem Shankar Sharma could be too just like that of Aditya Kashyap from the 2007 movie Jab We Met, therefore Rajkumar Santoshi supplied the function to Ranbir who took the half and performed it very nicely. 

Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani obtained constructive critiques from the critics and the viewers nonetheless get pleasure from watching this movie. It was an entire Bollywood masala movie. If Shahid would have given a nod to this movie, it might have marked his and Katrina’s first collaboration onscreen. Nonetheless, director Rajkumar Santoshi and Shahid Kapoor went on to work collectively within the movie Phata Poster Nikla Hero within the yr 2013. 

In an interview, Shahid was all reward for the director who he thinks had introduced out the very best of his comedian facet in Phata Poster Nikla Hero. He mentioned, “After I heard the script, I discovered it extraordinarily entertaining. Rajji acted out each character from the movie in the course of the narration. I knew that I’m with a director who could be very clear about what he needs from me as an actor. He mentioned that is the character to entertain the viewers in order that they get pleasure from themselves with all of the buffoonery that he does.” 

In the meantime, Phata Poster Nikla Hero additionally starring Ileana D’Cruz obtained a blended response from the critics. It’s loosely based mostly on 1989’s film Guru starring Mithun, Sridevi, Shakti Kapoor during which Mithun additionally pretends to be police inspector and unintentionally catches the criminals of a particular gang on totally different events whereas in actuality he does not get chosen for the police job resulting from a corrupt police officer performed by Yunus Parvez. 

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