Wanted to make a movie that was inclusive, real: Sonam

Mumbai: Actress Sonam Kapoor has thanked music artiste Leo Kalyan for liking her latest film “Veere Di Wedding”. She said that the film’s team wanted to make a movie which was real and inclusive.

The British-Pakistani musician, who is gay, had tweeted: “Okay, so I thought ‘Veere Di Wedding’ was the most progressive, well-rounded and three dimensional representation of both women and queer people that I have ever seen in mainstream Bollywood. Plus, it was classic feel-good vibes.”

To which, Sonam replied on Sunday: “I am so happy you feel that way Leo! We wanted to make a movie that was inclusive and real, thank you for your words.”

Directed by Shashanka Ghosh, “Veere Di Wedding”, a female buddy film, also stars Swara Bhasker, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Shikha Talsania.

“Veere Di Wedding” centres around the wedding of a girl named Kalindi and her friends Avni, Sakshi and Meera.

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