Shahid Kapoor is one of the most versatile and talented actors that we have in the Bollywood industry today. In his career of over a decade now, the actor has many blockbuster films to his credit.
Amongst them, that broke his boy next door image was Vishal Bhardwaj’s directorial Kaminey, which was set against the backdrop of the Mumbai underworld, the film saw Shahid Kapoor essaying the role of an angry young man.
As Kaminey completes 12 years of its release today, the Kabir Singh took to his Instagram space to celebrate the milestone. He shared a sketch of his character from the film and penned a note alongside. Calling it a special movie, he wrote, “12 years ago this film allowed me to express myself as an actor. Not a face…not a cute boy next door…not that done to death “I’m such a sweet guy good guy please like me” rubbish. My first double role. My first shot at a Kamina no holds barred; A straight outperforming part. This was when it all started. So this one will always be special #12yearsofKaminey.”
Kaminey also starred Priyanka Chopra Jonas in the lead. The action film was bankrolled by Ronnie Screwvala. One of the main highlights of the auctioneer film was Shahid and PeeCee’s on-screen pairing.
Meanwhile, Shahid will be next seen essaying the role of a cricketer in an upcoming biopic Jersey. The film is a Hindi remake of a 2019 Telugu film with the same title, also stars Mrunal Thakur and Pankaj Kapur in prominent roles, and is helmed by Gowtam Tinnanuri. He also has Yoddha and Farzi in his pipeline.