Tuesday, March 12, 2013 14:42 IST
Shakti Kapoor credits superstar Salman Khan for bringing back parents and family emotions back on the big screen, something he believes was missing from Hindi films for some time.
"There used to be a lot of emotions around parents once and the audience wants it again. 'Himmatwala' (remake) is on the same lines and Salman Khan is responsible for starting it again," the 57-year-old said here
Sunday at the music launch of his upcoming film "Saawariya - Khatu Shyam Ji Ki Amar Gatha".
"In 'Wanted', 'Ready', 'Dabangg' and 'Dabangg 2' you get to see emotions revolving around mother, father and brother which was missing from our films for some time," he added.
Directed by Vinod Chhabra, "Saawariya - Khatu Shyam Ji Ki Amar Gatha" tells about the glory and wonders of Lord Khatu Shyam.
Talking about his role in the film, Shakti said: "'Saawariya...' is for god. It is a family drama and after watching the film you will feel like it is a Rajshri (the banner known for making 'Hum Aapke Hain Koun...!' and
"I play a guy with dark shades, what I am known for. The only dark character in the film is Shakti Kapoor. However, in the end he realises his mistake and asks god for forgiveness," he added.
- Friday, November 27, 2015 Deepika prays for Ranbir and 'Tamasha'
|Actress Deepika Padukone on Thursday visited the Siddhivinayak temple to seek blessings for her film "Tamasha" which releases on Friday...|
- Friday, November 27, 2015 Ranbir Kapoor, Katrina Kaif to resume shoot of 'Jagga Jasoos' in January
|Ranbir Kapoor and Katrina Kaif to resume shooting for Anurag Basu's long-in-the-making project in January...|
- Friday, November 27, 2015 Watch Varun Dhawan, Kriti Sanon in 'Manma Emotion Jaage' song
|Varun Dhawan and Kriti Sanon flaunt their dancing skills in the new song from 'Dilwale' titled 'Manma Emotion Jaage Re'...|
- Friday, November 27, 2015 Check out Amitabh Bachchan's 'epic' Dubsmash debut
|Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan has finally joined the Dubsmash bandwagon by making his 'epic' debut for Ranveer Singh...|