Shahid-Sonam age well in ‘Mausam’ News
Shahid Kapoor & Sonam Kapoor age well in ‘Mausam’
Unlike a lot of films spanning long periods of time, Pankaj Kapur’s characters in his first directorial feature go through a realistic physical transformation. How did Shahid Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor do it?
Often in Bollywood filmmakers effortlessly weave time lapses into their stories, but don’t give a thought to the physical growth of their protagonists. For instance, in Saat Khoon Maaf, Priyanka Chopra has the chutzpah to look old and wrinkled, but her character’s physical metamorphosis from 17 to 70 is inconsistent. Drastic changes in her appearance don’t occur till she turns 50. But Mausam’s writer and director Pankaj Kapur ensures that his stars Shahid Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor consistently evolve externally through the ten-year long romance. Click here to read more