Shandaar Alia Bhatt and Shahid Kapoor 340x

Shahid Kapoor has been linked up to a number of his co-stars over the years. The actor has now gone on record to say while he has become good friends with his present co-star, Alia Bhatt, he hopes their friendship is not misconstrued.

Speaking to Mumbai Mirror, Kapoor said, Alia is the most talented person I۪ve met in my life. She۪s quickly become a good friend despite being much younger than me. I hope people understand and respect this and not try to misconstrue it.۝

Kapoor, who recently bagged the coveted Filmfare trophy for Best Actor for his performance in Haider۪ (2014), also went on to add that shooting for his upcoming film Shaandaar۪ was proving to be a challenge as it۪s difficult when you jump genres۝.

Being directed by Vikas Bahl, Shaandaar۪ stars Kapoor and Bhatt in lead roles, along with Sanjay Kapoor and Pankaj Kapur.

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