Actor Alia Bhatt and director Sanjay Leela Bhansali have been amassing huge acclaim for their film Ganguly Kathiawadi. Several celebrities, including Vicky Kaushal and Riteish Deshmukh, watched the film on Wednesday and shared their thoughts on it.
Vicky Kaushal praised Alia and Bhansali in her Instagram stories, saying, “I was absolutely shocked by the sheer brilliance displayed in this film. SLP sir you are a master! And @aliabhatt doesn’t even know what to say about you … amazing. Hangs off the big screen. Cinema Magic. Don’t miss it. “
Alia’s boyfriend Ranbir Kapoor’s sister Rithima Kapoor Sahni was also impressed by Alia’s performance. While Ranbir was not present for the special screening of the film on Wednesday, Rithima watched the film along with her aunt Reema Jain. One day later Rhythm wrote on Instagram Stories praising the actor, “What a wonderful film #sanjayleelabansali #aliabhatt when two living legends create magic together! Brilliant acting! aliabhatt You hit it.
Filmmaker Shashank Kaithan, who has twice directed Alia in films like Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania and Badrinath Ki Dulhania, called him a genius. He wrote on his Instagram stories, “Please book your tickets and go see Ganguly at your nearest theater, to see the pure geniuses of Alia Bhatt … Shakti, Sampathi, Satputi Aur Peshmer Talent, Sub Is Lucky Ke Boss High (Power, Wealth, Good Knowledge and Lots of talent – this girl has it all).
Riteish Deshmukh watched the film with actor’s wife Genelia D’Souza. He took to Twitter to share his thoughts. He tweeted praising Alia and Bhansali and said, “I saw #KangubaiKathiyawadi last night !!! Another magical experience .. #SanjayLeelaBhansali is a complete master storyteller. Every frame of the film is perfectly written. aliaa08 You are Gold! You are an amazing actor, but you have surpassed yourself as a gangster.
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He shared in another tweet, “Sudeep Chatterjee’s cinematography bomb … verses, dance, production design, music .. First of all, everyone in the film has played their game. Ajay Devgn’s entry and every conversation with Seethi Mar. Look at the big screen – don’t miss #KangubaiKathiyavadi. ”
The special screening of the film on Wednesday was attended by Rekha, Deepika Padukone, Kriti Sanon, Janvi Kapoor, Sara Alikhan, Malaika Arora, Arjun Kapoor, Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar, Ananya Pandey, Ishan Cutter and Isabel Kaif.