Shahid Kapoor fans are beaming with happiness and rightly so. After all, the actor has finally hit the screens after two years with his highly anticipated movie Jersey which also stars Mrunal Thakur and Pankaj Kapoor in key roles. Directed by Gowtam Tinnanuri, the sports drama is the Bollywood remake of the award-winning National Jersey movie starring Nani. Of note, Jersey was one of the most anticipated releases of the year and as the film was released today, social media is rife with tweets for the sports drama and calling it Shahid’s best career performance. Kapoor.
Praising Shahid and Mrunal’s performance, one Twitter user wrote: “Just watched #Jersey @shahidkapoor bhai you are a brilliant actor what a fantastic job you did in a movie thank you both @shahidkapoor & @ mrunal0801 and the team for an inspirational film, Big Hug #JerseyReview”. Another user called Shahid’s performance a groundbreaking performance and tweeted: “The #Jersey storm is here! Nation’s favorite superstar #ShahidKapoor delivers breakthrough performance; his character stays with you even after the movie ends! #ShahidCareerBest
@shahidkapoor”. A Twitter user also said Jersey was a blockbuster.
Take a look at Shahid Kapoor’s jersey tweets:
Meanwhile, Nani, who played the lead role in the original Jersey, also gave Shahid’s star a boost. He wrote: “I watched #Jersey and our @gowtam19 roll out of the park again. What a performance and what a heart. @shahidkapoor @mrunal0801#PankajKapoor sir and my boy Ronit. It’s real good cinema. Congratulations.”