Critics have been raving about Aamir Khan‘s Secret superstar. The film is all set to hit the theatres tomorrow and going by the critics’ reviews, it is sure to touch the right chords and evoke a tornado of emotions within the audience—right from laughter, to anger to tears. The actor had arranged for a special screening which had the who’s who of Bollywood in attendance. Apart from Ranbir Kapoor, Rekha, Fatima Sana Shaikh and Sanya Malhotra who were present at the event, was Aamir’s mom, Zeenat Hussain, who absolutely loved the film.
In fact, she was so impressed with the film, that she couldn’t stop praising the movie, particularly her son’s performance. She told the media, “Every daughter should see the film with her mother. I cried watching the emotional journey. I liked Aamir’s work as he has beautifully portrayed his character.” Aamir too spoke about his experience on playing the maverick music director. He said, “Shakti Kumaarr is a completely different character. I am just not like him, I hope! I am glad that people are liking it so much, but I am waiting for the audience’s reaction after the film releases on October 19.” Mr Perfectionist that he is, Aamir has not slept for the past week in anticipation for the movie and the audience’s reaction to the same. Read his tweet below. (ALSO READ: Secret Superstar Movie Review: Aamir Khan Brings Together All His Secret Ingredients To Create The Perfect Movie Experience)
According to the plot of the film, Zaira Wasim, essays the role of a 14-year-old girl, Insia, who dreams of being a renowned singer much to the annoyance of her conservative father, who breaks her guitar, in order to dissuade her from pursuing her desires. Insia, then decides to start her own Youtube channel, which allows her to sing, albeit, in anonymity. She finds the support only in her mother who stands by her through it all–the good and the difficult times. She is then explored by Aamir Khan’s on screen character, Shakti Kumaarr, who’s a singer and music director and highly impressed by Insia’s talent. Are you interested to watch the film? Let’s know in the comments’ section below.