Renowned filmmaker Shekhar Kapur took part in ABP News’ Ideas of India 2023 program on Saturday. During this, he answered many Bollywood related questions. Director Shekhar Kapur, famous for making movies like Bandit Queen and Mr. India, also hosted the ABP News series Prime Minister.
Speaking about his career, Shekhar Kapur said, “I’m not a filmmaker. When I was CA in Delhi and people used to say achha kar raha hai, that’s when I removed the word career from my dictionary. Myself-On an adventure of discovery.”
Speaking about the magnificence and metaverse of Marvel movies, Shekhar Kapur said, “When the narrative changes, the perspective of watching the movie changes. The narrative is the same kind, it never changes. The moral of the story changes.”
The name of Shekhar Kapur is counted as a film director who has created a special identity not only in Bollywood but also internationally. Shekhar Kapur started his career in Hindi cinema in the year 1975 with the film Jaan Hazir Ho. He subsequently directed the movie Broken Toy. He gained recognition in Hindi cinema for the family drama film Masoom. Naseeruddin Shah and Shabana Azmi and Jugal Hansraj were seen in the lead roles of this film. At that time this film was highly appreciated by the public and critics, after that he directed the sci-fi film Mr. India in Hindi cinema. Anil Kapoor-Sridevi and Amrish Puri were seen in the lead roles of this film. Amrish Puri played the role of the villain Mogambo in this film. After which he became famous by this name among the audience. The most famous dialogue of this film ‘Mogambo Khush Hua’ is liked by the audience even today.