(L-R) Swara Bhaskar, Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Shikha Talsania at the music launch of Veere Di Wedding Mumbai. Directed by Shashanka Ghosh, the film co-produced by Ekta Kapoor and Sonam's sister Rhea Kapoor also stars television actor Sumeet Vyas, who is essaying Kareena's on-screen fiancee in the film. It is being touted as Bollywood first major chick flick by the makers. Pics/Yogen Shah
Kareena Kapoor Khan is making her Bollywood comeback, following a two-year sabbatical with Veere Di Wedding. She last starred in the crime drama Udta Punab, which also starred Shahid Kapoor, Diljit Dosanjh and Alia Bhatt in lead roles. Kareena decided to take a break after getting pregnant and later giving birth to son Taimur Ali Khan on December 20th, 2016. She was initially on board to shoot for Veere... while sporting a baby bump, when approached for the film but decided against doing so
Sonam Kapoor Ahuja poses on stage at the music launch of Veere Di Wedding. Sonam last starred opposite Akshay Kumar in PadMan, which dealt with the topic of menstrual hygiene. The film also starred Radhika Apte and was based on Akshay's wife Twinkle Khanna's book The Legend of Lakshmi Prasad, which in turn was inspired by Tamil Nadu-based social activist Arunachalam Muruganantham, who made affordable sanitary pads for rural women
Shikha Talsania looked gorgeous in a short black dress at the music launch of Veere Di Wedding. Shikha, is the daughter of legendary actor-comedian Tiku Talsania and has also tried her hand at stand-up comedy. She has also starred in the films Wake Up Sid, Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji, Midnight Sun and has also worked in the mini-series Man's World
Singer Neha Kakkar smiles for the cameras at the music launch of Veere Di Wedding. Neha Kakkar has crooned the track Bhangra Ta Sajda, along with fellow singers Romy and Shashwat Sachdev for the film
Rhea Kapoor pictured here with Kareena Kapoor Khan, forayed into film production with Rajshree Ojha's 2010 directorial Aisha, which starred sister Sonam Kapoor Ahuja as the lead. It was based on the novel Emma, and also starred Amrita Puri, Abhay Deol, Cyrus Sahukar, Ira Dubey and others. She later produced Khoobsurat in 2014, which was a remake of Hrishikesh Mukherjee's classic of the same name, which had Sonam and Pakistani actor Fawad Khan in lead roles. Rhea co-owns the fashion line Rheson with her sister
Kareena Kapoor Khan pictured here with Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, Swara Bhaskar and Shikha Talsania at the music launch of Veere Di Wedding, said during a media interaction at a promotional event that she doesn't consider the film her 'comeback.' "I was up and about all through pregnancy. And I enjoyed the break from the screen. I love being a mother and that's of utmost importance to me," says Kareena, who is proud to be associated with the all-female film, which got delayed because of her
Veere Di Wedding starring Kareena Kapoor Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Shikha Talsania and Swara Bhaskar is a coming-of-age comedy drama revolving around the lives of four best friends, who reunite after ten years and find how much life has changed from what they expected. Set in the backdrop of Delhi, it deals with their trials and tribulations regarding family acceptance, marriage and societal perceptions
Kareena Kapoor Khan heaped praise on producer Rhea Kapoor for putting the film on hold until after she was ready to shoot. She said in an interview, "I am glad Rhea [Kapoor, co-producer] waited for me because I really wanted to do the film. People are used to seeing me opposite Aamir [Khan], Shah Rukh [Khan] or Salman [Khan]. Four girls helming a film all by themselves is refreshing"
Rhea Kapoor (R) pictured here with Swara Bhasker, has denied any trouble so far with the censor board although the film was yet to receive any certificate ahead of its June 1 release. Dismissing reports making rounds that because of cuss words and language used in the film, Veere Di Wedding has received an 'A' certificate, Kapoor who was at the music launch along with the entire cast and crew in Mumbai on Tuesday, rubbished all the rumours
Swara Bhasker will be seen playing the role of Sakshi who is one of the friends amongst the four in Veere Di Wedding. Talking about the film Swara recently said in an interview to us that the amount of fun she had in this film was something she did not have on others. Another reason why Swara wanted to do such a film was that people had started thinking that she could only do films like Ranjhanaa and Anarkali
(L-R) Sumeet Vyas, Swara Bhasker, Shikha Talsania, Rhea Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Ekta Kapoor at the music launch of Veere Di Wedding. Ekta said at the event that the film has already covered its cost and they are looking at a clean run
"Actually, I love this film. I trust the producer and I have four stellar leading women in the film. I have always picked a script which was not a hit on paper but on release became super successful," said Ekta Kapoor. Pictured: Swara Bhasker, Shikha Talsania, Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, Rhea Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan at the music launch
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Kareena Kapoor Khan, Sonam Kapoor Ahuja, Swara Bhaskar, Shikha Talsania, Sumeet Vyas, producers Ekta Kapoor, Rhea Kapoor and other cast and crew members were present at Veere Di Wedding music launch in Mumbai
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