Actor Sonam Kapoor Ahuja who was recently seen in the film Veere Di Wedding thanked music artiste Leo Kalyan for liking her film. She said that the film’s team wanted to make a movie which was real and inclusive. Also Read - Veere Di Wedding 2: Sonam Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Swara Bhaskar, Shikha Talsania Give Their Nod, To Begin Shoot Post Bebo’s Delivery
The British-Pakistani musician, earlier this month took to his Twitter to praise the film and wrote, “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.” Replying to his tweet, Sonam replied earlier today and wrote, “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”. Also Read - 'Give Some Sanskaar To Their Sons'! Bollywood Actors Hits Out at BJP MLA For His Remarks on Hathras Rape Case
Leo then replied to Sonam’s tweet and wrote, “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”. Also Read - Aamir Khan's Laal Singh Chaddha Postponed by an Entire Year, Will Now Have Christmas 2021 Release
Directed by Shashanka Ghosh, Veere Di Wedding revolves around four childhood friends Kalindi (Kareena Kapoor Khan), Avni (Sonam Kapoor Ahuja), Meera (Shikha Talsania) & Sakshi (Swara Bhaskar) and their unbreakable bond of friendship. Things start to change when the pack of four meets after 10 years. Exploring the themes of sexuality and sisterhood, the movie went on to create quite a stir among movie-goers, initiating conversations across platforms.