Sonam Kapoor on Veere Di Wedding Wanted to make a movie that was inclusive
Sonam Kapoor has thanked music artiste Leo Kalyan for liking her latest film Veere Di Wedding.Bollywood diva Sonam Kapoor has thanked music artiste Leo Kalyan for liking her latest film “Veere Di Wedding”. She said that the film’s team wanted to make a movie which was real and inclusive.
The British-Pakistani musician, who is gay, had tweeted: “Okay, so I thought ‘Veere Di Wedding’ was the most progressive, well-rounded and three-dimensional representation of both women and queer people that I have ever seen in mainstream Bollywood. Plus, it was classic feel-good vibes.”
thank YOU @sonamakapoor! as a gay desi person, you often feel invisible – and never see yourself represented positively in bollywood – so this film was truly a breath of fresh air ? ps. your outfits were everyyyyything. seriously. https://t.co/gmzaI4lSKv
— leo kaLyan (@leokalyan) August 5, 2018
To which, Sonam replied on Sunday: “I am so happy you feel that way Leo! We wanted to make a movie that was inclusive and real, thank you for your words.”
Just recently Sonam celebrated her husband Anand Ahuja’s first birthday after marriage and shared pictures from his birthday celebrations. She posted a heartfelt message for the love of her life and wrote, “To the love of my life and the kindest gentlest soul I know, a very very happy birthday! You make my world better and I’m so blessed you were born today. “We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can only fly by embracing one another.” Luciano De Crescenzo” The post definitely made us go aww.
Directed by Shashanka Ghosh, “Veere Di Wedding”, a female buddy film, also stars Swara Bhasker, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Shikha Talsania. “Veere Di Wedding” centres around the wedding of a girl named Kalindi and her friends Avni, Sakshi and Meera.