We are looking forward to Shahid Kapoor in a new avatar in the upcoming movie Phata Poster Nikhla Hero. The trailers of the film have already given as a glimpse of the actor high on action. Filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi, who has worked with Shahid Kapoor for the first time in Phata Poster Nikhla Hero, says this film will be a huge new break for the actor.
Shahid, who has been a part of hit films like Ishq Vishk, Vivah, Jab We Met, Kaminey, has been lying low at the box office due to movies like Milenge Milenge, Mausam and Teri Meri Kahaani. However, Santoshi believes Phata Poster Nikhla Hero will be his new success.
"Unfortunately, his previous films may not have worked, but he is a wonderful actor and he is very hard working. He has done a good job in the film. I think this will be Shahid's huge break. He will be successful with this film," Santoshi said.
Talking about the casting for the film, director Santoshi said, "Initially we finalised Shahid for the film. I have never worked with him before, but I have really appreciated his work. I thought this is one film which he has not done before. It is full of comedy."
Poster Nikhla Hero also features actress Ileana D'Cruz in the lead role. Ileana made her Bollywood debut in Barfi. "As far as Ileana is concerned, that time Barfi! had also realeased and I really liked her work in the film. I thought it will be a fresh casting," said Santoshi. The movie will hit the theatres on September 20. Do come back to our website for fresh updates and pictures on the film.