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Roohi's Rajkummar Rao, Janhvi Kapoor and Varun Sharma on how A-listers are opening up to horror after Stree [Exclusive]

With another horror-comedy, Roohi, having recently hit screens, BollywoodLife got together with the lead cast of the film, Varun Sharma, Rajkummar Rao and Janhvi Kapoor for an exclusive interview, urging them to weigh in their thoughts on what has brought about a tectonic shift in A-listers doing horror movies

Russel D'Silva   |    March 19, 2021 11:00 AM IST

There was a time when big stars of just A-list actors would steer clear of the horror genre in Bollywood like it was the plague while the concept of horror-comedy was unheard of in Hindi cinema despite Mehmood saab having delivered a wonderful hit in the sub-genre eons ago called Bhoot Bungla (1965). Things have gradually changed in the last half of the decade or so, with the past two to three years having seen a momentous shift of A-listers eager to dabble in horror, and especially, horror-comedies. With another horror-comedy, Roohi, having recently hit screens, BollywoodLife got together with the lead cast of the film, Varun Sharma, Rajkummar Rao and Janhvi Kapoor for an exclusive interview, urging them to weigh in their thoughts on what has brought about this tectonic shift. Watch the video above...