Shahid Kapoor's 'Kabir Singh' is having a terrific run at the box office. The film helmed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga, has already cruised the 250-crore mark. Besides its blockbuster run, the film has also been grabbing headlines for its share of controversies.
Kabir Singh is a Hindi remake of Vijay Deverakonda's Telugu blockbuster 'Arjun Reddy' which too was directed by Vanga. While the film is smashing box office records, the original hero, Vijay Deverakonda apparently isn't interested in watching Shahid's film. Scroll down to read the reason.
Vijay Deverakonda's Shocking Statement
As per a report in Cinema Express, speaking at the trailer launch of his latest film 'Dear Comrade', Vijay said he doesn't want to watch the Hindi remake.
This Is The Reason Why Vijay Doesn't Want To Watch Kabir Singh
Revealing the reason, the actor said, "Shahid has done that film, and he has gone through the character, and there is nothing for me to watch it again. I know the story, I have done that film, what will I watch again?"
He Revealed That Director Sandeep Reddy Vanga Has Been Requesting Him For Quite Sometime To Watch Kabir Singh
"Kya Picture, Kya dekenge. I wanted the Hindi film to be a big hit, because Sandeep is my man. But unexpectedly, it became a blockbuster. Done. No more discussion there," the actor further said.
Meanwhile, Kabir Singh Continues Its Blockbuster Run
Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#KabirSingh shows big gains on [fourth] Sat... Will maintain the pace on [fourth] Sun... [Week 4] Fri 2.54 cr, Sat 3.75 cr. Total: ₹ 255.89 cr. India biz."