An accomplished actor and brilliant dancer, Shahid Kapoor turns 37 today.
Shahid Kapoor’s journey has been an exciting one.Shahid has only evolved with the films that he has done. We have seen him rise from Ishq Vishq to Padmavat. Shahid Kapoor has depicted versatility in various roles he took.
On his Birthday, BollywoodSpeaks brings you 9 most versatile roles of Shahid Kapoor.
Shahid Kapoor played the role of Maharawal Ratan Singh with grandiose. A Rajput ruler fighting against the ruler of India Ala ud din Khilji to protect his kingdom and pride of his wife Padmavati. Shahid Kapoor did justice to the role with his dialogue delivery and sharp expressions.
2. UDTA PUNJAB
Shahid Kapoor as Tommy Singh in Udta Punjab was a popular singer deep involved in drugs. After Haider, it was very much expected from Shahid Kapoor to come up with yet another brilliant performance.
Haider was a completely different genre for Shahid Kapoor. A youth trying to voice his opinion about A 370 & fighting against wrongs done to him and his family. Shahid Kapoor completely evolved himself for his role in Haider from being a cute guy to a violent man.
Shahid Kapoor played the role of Romeo in action. A character of a Mawali and edgy guy who believes in only two things, one is work and the other is love. But he looks at both the needs differently. Shahid Kapoor was fit for the role as well as lived up to the expectations of Prabhu Dheva who is known for his brilliant choreography.
Shahid Kapoor played the role of a charming village boy and a suave pilot who is intensely in love with a girl from his village. Shahid Kapoor showed immense dexterity in pulling off the wide range of varying conduct and maturity that his character demanded.
Shahid Kapoor was seen in a double role in this movie. He played the characters of “Guddu” who is quiet and reserved and “Charlie” who is ambitious and fierce, effortlessly. This was a turning point in Shahid Kapoor’s career where he is seen with a well-toned body and aggressive attitude.
7. JAB WE MET
Shahid Kapoor played a chocolate boy for the last time in Jab We Met. Shahid Kapoor portrayed the role of a young business tycoon who falls in love with a bubbly and feisty girl.
Shahid Kapoor was seen as a typical “Rajshree” hero. Shahid Kapoor not only played a romantic lover but also fulfilled his duties as a responsible husband.
9. ISHQ VISHQ
Shahid Kapoor played the role of chocolate boy Rajiv.With an innocent smile and a lean physique, Shahid Kapoor nailed his college lad character in his debut film Ishq Vishk.
BollywoodSpeaks wishes Shahid Kapoor a very Happy Birthday and salutes to his spectacular performances in versatile roles shahid Kapoor played.