Director Abhishek Kapoor talks about Sushant Singh Rajput's work in 'Kedarnath' and 'Sonchiriya.'
Ace filmmaker Abhishek Kapoor’s last release ‘Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui’ spoke about the very important topic of transgenders. He speaks up about how he normalised the story and how he made it not come out as preachy.
'Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui,' starring Ayushmann Khurrana and Vaani Kapoor, was released on December 10. Kapoor plays the role of a trans woman in the film.
Kapoor’s comments came after the filmmaker was criticised on social media for not casting a transwoman in the film.
Film actor and director Abhishek Kapoor stated that he fought hard to complete 'Kedarnath' and spent his own money to do so. People wanted to leave because they thought Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput was ''not a star," he said.
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