Tuesday Trivia: You wouldn’t believe Kareena got this actor replaced by Shahid in Jab We Met

It’s been almost 15 years since Imtiaz Ali’s romantic story When we met starring Shahid Kapoor And Kareena Kapoor Khan He became a household name with his youthful story, which touched the hearts of many. The memories of Aditya and Geet are still etched in the hearts and minds of the people. It is one of the most loved movies in Hindi film industry. But not many would know that Kareena had got Bobby Deol She was replaced by her then boyfriend Shahid to play the lead role alongside her in the film. Also read- Alia Bhatt, Katrina Kaif and 9 more Bollywood divas will give you Eid and Akshaya Tritiya fashion hacks [View Pics]

In a 2017 interview to HuffPost, Bobby had candidly revealed that after watching Socha Na Tha, he was keen to work with Imtiaz on Jab We Met, whose first song was titled. He had asked Shree Ashtavinayak Studio to sign Imtiaz and even approached Preeti Zinta When Kareena refused to talk to Imtiaz. Later, he came to know that Imtiaz had been signed by the studio and Kareena had replaced him with Shahid in the film. Also read- Kareena Kapoor Khan’s monkey Jah is beyond adorable as she goes on a walk with her nanny – WATCH VIDEO

“I had to do it. I had to do Jab We Met too. At the time, it had the title song. I had watched Socha Na Tha and immediately reached out to Imtiaz saying that he is an incredible storyteller with a brilliant future. I told him that I wanted to work with him and he had (what now) Jab We Met’s script ready. He was looking for financiers. Also read- Shahid Kapoor’s wife Mira Rajput has ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’ moment soaring in the sky [VIEW PICS]

“There was a studio called Mr. Ashtavinayak who wanted me to sign. I told him to sign Imtiaz. He has a script ready. And let’s talk to Kareena Kapoor (Bobby worked with Bebo in Ajnabee) The producers were like, Oh no, that guy will make an expensive film. Kareena, on the other hand, didn’t even want to meet Imtiaz. I took him to Preeti (his close friend and Sainik co-star). She agreed but said That she can do it only after 6 months so we got stuck.

“The days passed. And suddenly I read that Ashtavinayak has signed Imtiaz for Jab We Met and Kareena is filming! And he had gotten his then boyfriend Shahid Kapoor to star opposite him. I was like , Wow. Quite an industry. We were supposed to do Highway together but he did his job again. But I don’t have any hard feelings against him. He is a great director and is doing well. We are still friends. But I always tell him: ‘Imtiaz, I won’t watch any of your films until you make a film with me,’ Bobby recalled in the interview. It will be your best film. ‘

Before Jab We Met, Kareena and Shahid, who have dated each other, have worked together in films like floored, secretly And 36 China Town, The two were seen together in 2016 Udta Punjab But they did not share the scenes in the film.

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