Sridevi, Shilpa, Karan Johar attends 'Dil Dhadakne Do' screening


Zoya Akhtar has a good reason to be on cloud number nine. Her upcoming film ‘Dil Dhadakne Do’ has been appreciated by a very special personality in the film industry. It is none other than Sridevi who was “spellbound” after watching the film’s trailer. The trailer’s release date is 15th April. But several celebs have already watched it. On 14th April, Sridevi took to Twitter and revealed what she felt after watching the trailer. The actress tweeted, “Saw trailer of Dil Dhadakne Do. Fabulous looking wholesome entertainer. Absolutely spellbound! @AnilKapoor @FarOutAkhtar @priyankachopra” The film’s co-producer Farhan Akhtar tweeted his thanks to Sridevi –“@SrideviBKapoor thank you very much... and for sharing your thoughts.”

A ‘Dil Dhadakne Do’ party was organized at Anil Kapoor’s house. The actor plays Kamal Mehra in the film – which is about a dysfunctional Punjabi family going on a cruise. Sridevi, Boney Kapoor, Karan Johar, Priyanka Chopra, Shilpa Shetty, Shamita Shetty, Farah Khan, Anupam Kher and several others attended. They got to enjoy a special screening of the trailer at Anil Kapoor’s place.

B-townies couldn’t stop praising the trailer and Karan Johar was another one to tweet his fondness for the film – “Ok! I just saw the best trailer I have seen in a while...#DilDhadakneDo is the film to really watch out for!!!!!! I love you Zoya!!!!!!” Karan posted an adorable picture of himself and Zoya on Twitter. The two snapped a selfie at the party and Karan tweeted, “With the girl herself!!!! #Zoya!!! #DilDhadakneDo”

Arjun was yet another Kapoor who loved the trailer, “Saw the @DDDTheFilm trailer...loved it simple charming cool & fun...can’t wait for 5th June....this cast has too many handles to tag” – Arjun tweeted. Anupam Kher is another one eagerly waiting for the film to hit the screens. He tweeted, “Watched the trailer of #DilDhadakneDo last night. Loved it. Charming, fresh, great cast. Looking forward to watch the film.:) @AnilKapoor”

Priyanka Chopra has the character Ayesha Mehra to play in the film. Piggy Chopps posted a selfie from the party on Twitter. Zoya, Priyanka, Anil and Rahul Bose grinned as they posed for the camera. Priyanka tweeted with the picture- “All smiles ... #2DaysForDDDTrailer” She later posted another click featuring herself with Sridevi and tweeted, “Big love to u Sri maam.. @Sridevi my fav!!!”

Interestingly, ‘Dil Dhadakne Do’ is based on the relationship of Zoya Akhtar and Farhan Akhtar. Zoya had started working on a script featuring her bond with her brother after her 2011 film ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara’.