Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani Turns 10: Ayan Mukherji and Deepika Padukone Take Trip Down Memory Lane
Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani completes 10 years: Wednesday marked a significant milestone for the Bollywood film industry as the beloved romantic drama "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani" completed ten years since its release. The movie, starring Ranbir Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Aditya Roy Kapur, and Kalki Koechlin, left an indelible mark on audiences, and its director Ayan Mukerji and actors Deepika Padukone and Kalki Koechlin took a moment to express their emotions on this special occasion.
To commemorate the ten-year journey of his film, Ayan Mukerji turned to social media, sharing a heartfelt video with fans accompanied by a poignant message. The video beautifully encapsulated the best moments from "Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani," evoking nostalgia among viewers.
Additionally, Ayan Mukerji shared a Director's Note in which he delved into the essence of his creation. He described the film as a vibrant blend of various encounters and obsessions, highlighting the exhilarating and terrifying journey of four central characters as they navigate through their youth. From the carefree laughter shared during their college days to the bittersweet tears shed at witnessing their first friend's marriage, the film strives to capture the spirit of their lives and present it to the audience. Mukerji expressed a desire to evoke a range of emotions within viewers, including happiness, joy, sadness, and nostalgia. Ultimately, he aimed to explore the meaning of life through the lens of the characters portrayed on screen.
One of the film's stars, Kalki Koechlin, who portrayed the character of Aditi, took a trip down memory lane and reminisced about her time on set. Koechlin fondly remembered Ranbir Kapoor's mischievous nature, often playing pranks on the cast and crew. She also acknowledged Deepika Padukone's exceptional dance skills, as the actress played the role of a dance instructor in the film. Kalki Koechlin additionally shared anecdotes about Ayan Mukerji, revealing that he would occasionally pose "uncomfortable" personal questions to the cast.
"Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani" remains a cherished cinematic gem that has captivated audiences for a decade. Its exploration of youth, relationships, and self-discovery continues to resonate with viewers of all ages. As the film celebrates its ten-year anniversary, fans eagerly await more cinematic masterpieces from the talented individuals who contributed to its success.
- PTC PUNJABI