We have get you an old interview of Shahid Kapoor, right after his break-up with Kareena Kapoor. Shahid and Kareena dated for about four years and later, things soured between them and their affair came to an end! While Shahid took a while to maneuver on, Kareena found love again in Saif Ali Khan and during this old interview, Shahid had openly confessed that it does hurt him to watch them together.
Shahid Kapoor After Break-Up With Kareena Kapoor-
In an interview with a leading daily, Shahid had admitted that it hurts to see the images of Saif and Kareena together. He was quoted as saying, “It will be dishonest to say that this does not affect me. i’m human, it hurts to see and read this all the time.”
“I guess I even have no choice but to measure and affect it. I’ll cherish the great memories of that relationship and move on. that is what I’m doing – watching the positive side and trying to be happy,” had added Shahid Kapoor.
In another interview, Speaking of the same, Shahid told Rajeev Masand. “Yes, it was a very trying period for me for almost a month, and it was very clearly a question for me of choosing between my personal feelings and my profession. I had two choices, one was to come back and not talk at all, not go out in the press and not interact with the media- which would save me the pain of answering questions which I am uncomfortable about, or go out there and promote my film which was releasing in three weeks.”
He further added, “I chose to do the latter, because I think it was important for me as a actor to be there for my film and I had great faith in the film. So yes it was difficult and uncomfortable but I accepted that as a part of the way things work out here.”
“I think the foremost difficult was to not mention because it had been so public and it had been really important on behalf of me as an individual to draw a line as they’re areas that are very personal and it isn’t classy to speak about them in print.”
“It’s only between two people and to not be discussed publicly and yet not mention it in the least because there are many questions that people have. therefore the most difficult thing was finding that middle path which comfortable with and also that gave people enough to be comfortable with. a minimum of you’ve got spoken about it which was important,” concluded Shahid.
What Kareena Said On Her Breakup With Shahid?
In an interview with Film Companion last year, Kareena Kapoor had opened up about how ‘Jab We Met’ and the break-up impacted her life. The actress revealed that Shahid Kapoor had actually told her about the film. “In fact, it was Shahid who actually said that I should hear this script of this film. He was like, ‘It’s amazing, the girl’s part is amazing and you should do it.’ He kind of actually got this entire project together and both of us ended up doing this film,” she said.
Talking about the breakup, The ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ Actress said, “Of course, then destiny had its own plan and life took its own course. A lot happened in the making of this film and Tashan and our lives… We all kind of went our separate ways. And this beauty of a movie came out of it.”
Shahid and Kareena also worked in Udta Punjab post their breakup but the two did not have any scenes together in the film. Shahid is now married to Mira Rajput. The couple has two kids together. While Kareena and Saif are happily married for more than eight years. They have two sons together.