Varun Dhawan: Anil Kapoor an institution, a role model for many younger generation actors – Exclusive – Times of India

Directed by Raj Mehta, ‘Jugjug Jiyo’ has managed to win over the hearts of the audience, and is turning into love numbers at the box office. Even on its second Saturday, Varun Dhawan, Kiara Advani, Anil KapoorThe Neetu Kapoor film saw a jump of over 70 per cent in its collections despite two new releases, establishing the fact that the audiences have really enjoyed the comedy family drama. Director Raj Mehta credits the success of the film to his team. In an interview with ETimes, he said, “I am fortunate to have him on board. I cannot tell you how involved everyone was in making the film. Everyone is really passionate and passionate about the subject.” that we were making.”

Varun, who got an opportunity to work with powerhouse actor Anil Kapoor, says he is completely inspired. “The chemistry you see on screen is completely organic and a lot of real life stuff was used in the scenes. I don’t feel like I acted with Anil Kapoor, I think I did Anil Kapoor He is an institution and he is a great role model for so many younger generation of actors, be it his passion, his fitness, or his determination to make things right. I work with him It was a lot of fun to do. Even during the promotions, he took the entire cast to dinner. Varun told us that this is the way to go. He was sure that the film would work and he is also feeling satisfied that the film will work at the box office. We are working on it,” Varun told ETimes.

Earlier, Anil Kapoor too had kind words to say about Varun Dhawan. She said, “Working with Varun was a pleasure. You know, I have worked with many leading men, but with him, I found someone so dedicated and hardworking.”