Shahid Kapoor starrer Haider recently bagged the People Choice awards at the Rome Film Festival marking that the film is being loved by audiences across borders. It is the first time an Indian film has won this award and it is huge achievement.
Infact while Shahid Kapoor was present at the festival he interacted with the audiences there who were very high on praise for the actor's work in Haider.
Infact a group of cinema buffs spoke to Shahid on how he has beautifully understood and etched the character on screen. They enthusiastically spoke about how in the past renowned actors like Kenneth Branagh, Mel Gibson and Ethan Hawke, who are known for their phenomenal acting strengths, have essayed the role of Hamlet and how Shahid has delivered a performance at power with them. Shahid was elated and humbled by the exchange.
Shahid has beautifully expressed his emotions in Haider - be it hurt, love, anger, betrayal and being lost - through his body, voice and also through eyes.
His acting has touched a cord with the audiences and was hailed and loved by the industry and cinema lovers at large.
The actor did various readings to understand the character. His performance definitely is one which is going to be remembered, cherished and spoken about in Bollywood.