No one could deny that Kabir Singh is a film that celebrates toxicity, patriarchy and misogyny in name of romance and passion! Hence, when Shahid Kapoor chose Kabir Singh over Jab We Met, many netizens didn’t shy away from calling him out.
Recently, during an impromptu Twitter Q&A session with fans, Shahid Kapoor answered a lot of questions. But one thing that stood out was Shahid’s response to one specific question.
Shahid was asked, “What would he choose between Jab We Met and Kabir Singh?” And this is what he said.
Without wasting any time, netizens on Twitter came forward to express their disagreement with Shahid’s response. Netizens felt an icon like Shahid Kapoor choosing toxic Kabir Singh over loving Aditya sends across a problematic message! Many took the internet to point out how toxic Kabir Singh was. (Also Read: 8 Romantic Heroes, Who Are Kings Of Toxicity; But Celebrated In Name Of Love)
Here’s what they had to say.
chose gaslighting, abuse, manipulation over JWM which is a masterpiece involving comedy AND romance.