The teaser of Karan Johar’s directorial venture ‘Rocky aur Rani ki prem kahani’ starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt, along with an ensemble cast, was released yesterday. The makers of the film released the teaser on social media calling it, “Presenting to you the first glimpse of a piece of my heart – #RockyAurRaniKiiPremKahaani! I’m thrilled and super excited to finally let it unfurl for you all to see…watch…and give love!!!❤️❤️❤️”
The teaser shows Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt’s epic love story featuring a lot of family drama, misunderstandings, and a lot more. The teaser opens with Ranveer and Alia captivating the audience with their on-screen chemistry. The grand locations bring forth Karan Johar’s signature style.
In case you haven’t watched the teaser, here it is:
While the teaser received mixed reactions, one particular discussion thread went viral on Reddit. The user shared a few glimpses of Alia Bhatt’s scenes from the teaser and questioned her acting skills. In this thread, the user called out Alia Bhatt for overacting while sharing the screengrab from the teaser:
Many netizens came forward to share their disappointment in Alia Bhatt’s capability to handle confrontation scenes:
“Confrontation scenes are not her strong point…Remember Sadak 2 & Kalank?” “I hear ‘nepo this nepo that’”, wrote users. Someone wrote, “Her strong point is her PR, jaise hi trailer aaya awww what do you think? Random guy calling her Sita without any reason. And Confrontational scenes aren’t her Strong point.. Bhot badiya(slow claps). It’s a clear thing that she can not act properly. She isn’t a good actor. Shiva shiva shivaaaaa… Shiiiivaahh… Shhhhhhhovaaaaa… That’s her nepo acting skill.”
Another user mentioned, “As usual, one scene towards the end where all hell breaks loose and alu bitiya yells, screeches and wails.”Someone wrote, “Didn’t notice this in the teaser but wtf is this bro? Nostril flaring toh thik hai par Alia is really a bad actor. Wow. We’ve been fooled.” “O God !!! Whyyyy!!”, another user mentioned.
A netizen mentioned, “I laughed so much. Thank you. Gosh you people are so good at spotting all of this. I am still trying to calm my eyes after watching these loud, lavish sets even in today’s times.” Someone wrote, “Sad how she’ll likely still walk away with a Filmfare for Best Actress in a Leading Role 🙄🙄” Another user mentioned, “When she’s paired against actors who are better you can see how clearly mediocre she is.”
Some other users wrote, ““This is meryl streep jr activities. this is the “best actor in the country.” PRaise be. 😎 all hail. 😤””Gangubai ki aatma Nahi jaa rahi hai…”“Adipurush ka jatayu” “Her face looks wooden, she clearly got a botox, hardly giving any expression.”
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