Karan Johar reveals Diljit Dosanjh's reaction on using his superhit number 'Lover' into RARKPK; Deets inside
After a huge commercial success and critical applause from the global audience, 'Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani' casts including director Karan Johar are celebrating a gala worthy victory at each corner glances perceives. From sweet moments between Ranveer, Alia and Karan together to some exclusive interviews, post RARKPK scenes are too fascinating to behold. Recently during an interview with renown film critic Sucharita Tyagi, the director came in confessing the use of Diljit Dosanjh's superhit song, 'Lover' in RARKPK.
The revealed conversation
While throwing light on using the 2022 blockbuster number, Karan shared his whole conversation along with Diljit's reaction on his seeking urge. "I have to say, people have been so kind like Diljit, who owns the song Lover and called him and I was asking him 'Paaji mujhe ye gaana chahiye'(I want this song).....To which he wasn't understanding and I explained that I want to use the song in my movie" Karan stated followed by Diljit overwhelming reaction to the director, "Aap puch bhi kyun rahe ho, haq banta hain apka(why are you even asking, it is your right)" quoted Mr. Dosanjh.
During his whole interview, Karan had also put light on his awareness of the fact of 'Lover' being 'ridiculously expensive'. However a strong strong hold of relationship between the two stars gave a easy gateway for the director to use it in a particular scene in the film.
Box Office Collection
Meanwhile, Rocky Aur Rani Kii Prem Kahaani took off with extraordinary colors commercially garnering a total box office collection of Rs. 311 crore worldwide. In India, the superhit family drama earned Rs. 146.52 crore Nett(Rs. 174.43 cr. gross). With an jaw-dropping response from the audience, the movie surely brought one of the finest modern family drama after years of dooming Bollywood.
Directed by Bollywood OG director Karan Johar, who made his massive comeback in directing after 7 years of gap. With his last project 'Ae Dil Hain Mushkil', KJo brought us an intriguing modern love story with a gripping tale of romance and drama. In few words, 'RARKPK' is chaotic, beautiful and flawed. People have even compared the Ranveer and Alia starrer movie with the iconic Hindi family-drama 'Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Ghum' of 2001. Even before it's release, the Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh starrer movie gained immense attention for it's glamorously curated romantic musical numbers that took all the viewers to a long lost age of Bollywood, a passionate modern love finely intertwined with the passionate era. All Kudos goes to Karan Johar for bringing the breeze of yesteryears with the brazenness of the new!
- PTC PUNJABI