Shahid shoots 'Teri Meri Kahaani' despite shoe bites

Shahid was asked to wear the juti or the Indian Mojri for his character of Javed in the Kunal Kohli-directorial.

Shahid Kapoor
Shahid Kapoor

"I had a lot of shoe bites when I wore them for the first time. It takes a long time for your feet to get used to them. I used to stuff cotton on my ankles and bandage my feet before I could wear them. I had cuts all over my feet within the first few days. It was one painful experience," recalls Shahid.

He remained undeterred, and even shot a song wearing them. However, he says the memories of the juti will stay with him for a long time.

"More so because I had to dance with them on for a song. It used to come off my feet and fly. Kunal would often say, 'It's a nice shot but let's go for one more take as the juti has flown away.' I don't think I will wear them for a long time to come," quipped the 31-year-old.

'Teri Meri Kahaani', releasing June 22, also features Shahid's 'Kaminey' co-star Priyanka Chopra.

Their chemistry worked very well for the Vishal Bharadwaj movie, and fans are hoping to see them revive it yet again for 'Teri Meri Kahaani', a love story set in three different eras.

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