Rishi Kapoor is among the best actors in the Indian film industry. In his career, he has played characters like the chocolate boy hero ‘Bobby’ to the dreadful villain in ‘Agneepath’ – and has excelled in all. Even now, the senior actor is often seen grabbing the headlines of entertainment tabloids and newspapers, but alas! those are mostly for wrong reasons than right. It is his opinions on Twitter that brings him under the limelight for bad reasons.
Like many other celebrities of our times, Rishi Kapoor, too, makes his presence felt in the social media by presenting his views on various matters that take place in the world. He also does not fail to share snippets of his personal lives with his fans and mesmerizes all. But when it comes to his opinions, people simply discard them as rants of a drunkard.
Yes, you heard it right. On November 20, the Kapoor lad had tweeted an image of a pregnant Beyonce and made fun of her. This not only attracted the scorn of the Twitter users but he also got slammed as a drunkard. Just three days later, he against posted an image which made Twitter reiterate the same thing.
On November 23, Kapoor took to his Twitter account to congratulate Kapil Sharma for his upcoming movie, ‘Firangi’. However, despite the fact that it is Sharma’s second film, the former pinpointed ‘Firangi’ as his debut. While whether he made a mistake or he was referring to the movie as being Kapil’s maiden production venture is still unclear but Twitter was already busy in terming the veteran actor as an alcoholic.
— Rishi Kapoor (@chintskap) November 23, 2017
And here’s how Twitterati chose to react:
Sir ye debut film nahi he unki
Kabhi toh thik thak post kar liya karo
— Some 1 (@some1_dare) November 23, 2017
Daaru mene pili hai
Sar pe mere chadd gai hai
Rok sako to rok lo
Kapil ki pehli movie firangi aa rahi h
— Gulab Chouhan (@GulabChouhan721) November 23, 2017
सरजी आज सुबह सुबह स्टार्ट कीये क्या?? सोडा नाही तो पाणी सही लेलो!!ये दुसरी फिल्म हैं कपिल की😝😝😝
— बापुसाहेब शिंदे (@iam_bapss) November 23, 2017
Kitne peg marey debut to uska kabka hogaya…
Just for laughs and gags but there is much respect for rishi sir in my heart for his acting.
— Tipu (@Zerir958) November 23, 2017
सर सुबह-सुबह ही चढ़ा ली लगता है आपने. .उनकी एक फिल्म पहले भी हम देख चुके #WakeUpChint
— Sandeep Kundu (@SavitKundu) November 23, 2017
It is not @KapilSharmaK9 First film, if you dont know about it, stop calling him as a friend, I would have supported you if kapil first movie would have a flop, but it was a big hit and how could forgot that
— Rahul Chugh (@rahulchugh14) November 23, 2017
However, there were few who pounced upon in Rishi’s defence, asking people to understand his tweet before replying –
Debut as producer mention kijiye sir, kuchh log Bina soche Samjhe post karte hain.
— JaY Srivastava (@JaY_Srivastava) November 23, 2017
Sir defence me ‘Debut as a producer’ likh dijiye. Maza aayega.
— Captain Jack Sparrow (@dixarth) November 23, 2017
‘Firangi’ was scheduled to be released on November 24, but the release has been postponed by a week due to delay in certification.
Meanwhile, let us know what you think of Rishi Kapoor’s “mistake”? Do you think it was intentional? We would love to read your views!