A report recently suggested that Shahid Kapoor’s wife, Mira, has been receiving offers to appear in the movies. It’s a rather interesting turn of events, given that Mira was introduced to the world of Bollywood as somewhat of an outsider, who has no experience of acting, and had zero interest in the film industry and its stories. So why would Mrs Kapoor receive any offers to star in these movies in the first place?
A young, outspoken filmmaker, known for his aversion to Bollywood’s favouritism, put it succinctly when he said, “It’s as if some eager-to-please producers believe that the way to Shahid’s dates is through his heart; get the wife, and you have the husband on board too.”
Even more importantly, it’s being heard that Mira is not so vehement any more in her opposition to the idea of doing a film. “She’s been offered films without her husband, and she’s been offered some with him.
“From what one hears, she’s now not so averse to the idea of sharing screen space with her husband. I believe she may finally give in once her baby is a little older. And why not? The money is great, and she gets to spend time with her husband, while working with him,” says a source, who knows the couple