Actor Shahid Kapoor, who began off as a background dancer in Bollywood, is celebrating his fortieth birthday, at the moment, and taking up the pitch (and display screen) as Arjun Raichand, a cricketer in Jersey, later this yr. The flick, directed by Gowtam Tinnanuri, is scheduled to launch in theatres on November 5, 2021. And, judging by the actor’s recognition on-screen, the movie’s anticipated to cross his earlier highest grossing titles on the field workplace. See beneath.
7 highest grossing Shahid Kapoor movies to observe at the moment on Amazon Prime Video & Netflix
1. PADMAAVAT – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO | Field Workplace assortment: Rs 282 crore
Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus, Padmaavat, that includes Shahid Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Ranveer Singh and an ensemble solid of supporting actors, was extremely criticised for its inaccurate portrayal of Alauddin Khilji’s character. However on the identical time, it turned one of many highest-grossing Indian motion pictures of all time and received three Nationwide Movie Awards.
2. KABIR SINGH – NETFLIX | Field Workplace assortment: Rs 276 crore
Kabir Singh, launched in 2019, is the Hindi remake of a 2017 Telugu movie, Arjun Reddy that includes South celebrity Vijay Deverakonda within the titular function. Each movies had been directed by Sandeep Vanga, and regardless of coming underneath the general public highlight for its misogynistic undertones, went on to turn out to be the largest hit of Shahid Kapoor’s profession.
3. R…RAJKUMAR – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO | Field Workplace assortment: Rs 65 crore
R… Rajkumar (2013) is a quintessential Bollywood motion drama flick, written and directed by Prabhu Deva. The plot follows Shahid Kapoor as Romeo Rajkumar, a tricky thug, whose life adjustments for the higher when he falls for Chanda (performed by Sonakshi Sinha).
4. UDTA PUNJAB – NETFLIX | Field Workplace assortment: Rs 58 crore
Abhishek Chaubey’s Udta Punjab (2016) is amongst Shahid Kapoor’s profession’s most memorable performances. The plot, whereas highlighting Punjab’s rampant drug abuse downside, follows Shahid Kapoor as Tejinder “Tommy” Singh. He’s a musician, who succumbs to medication which triggers a series of occasions.
5. HAIDER – NETFLIX | Field Workplace assortment: Rs 49 crore
Starring Shahid Kapoor and Tabu within the lead roles, with Kay Kay Menon, Shraddha Kapoor and Irrfan Khan in supporting roles, Haider, set in Kashmir is an excellent modern-day adaptation of William Shakespeare’s Hamlet. In fact, Shahid Kapoor’s well-known monologue involves thoughts on the very point out of this movie, however there’s not a single body on this Vishal Bhardwaj directorial that can disappoint you.
6. KAMINEY – NETFLIX | Field Workplace assortment: Rs 41 crore
Kaminey (2009) is one other Vishal Bhardwaj directorial that was a giant hit when it was launched. The movie is ready in opposition to the backdrop of a Mafia-dominated period in Mumbai and follows the rivalry between a pair of dual brothers, one with a lisp and the opposite with a stutter, who discover a guitar case loaded with cocaine price tens of millions. The twins are performed by Shahid Kapoor.
7. SHAANDAAR – AMAZON PRIME VIDEO | Field Workplace assortment: Rs 39 crore
This 2015 rom-com has been a feel-good escape for a lot of Shahid Kapoor followers. The plot unravels a comical love story between his and Alia Bhatt’s characters after they meet at a marriage.
All Field workplace figures are courtesy of Field Workplace India
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