After waiting for a long time finally the trailer of Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor starrer, adaptation of Chetan Bhagat’s novel ‘Half Girlfriend – Dost se Zyada, Girlfriend se kam’ was out on May 10.
Half Girlfriend is directed by Mohit Suri who is known for his best youngster romantic films like Hamari Adhuri Kahani, Aashiqui 2. The film is a Chetan Bhagat’s novel by the same name. showing the love story between Madhav Jha and Riya Somani. Arjun Kapoor plays Madhav Jha, the Bihari prince who cannot speak English very well and Riya Somani, played by Shraddha Kapoor, is a Delhi girl who comes from a very affluent family. The two meet at St Stephens College in Delhi and bond over their love of basketball.
Well Mohit Suri’s film is also known for best music and We are sure the moment you will hear the music, you would want more of it. The film has been given a gloomy romantic touch with Arijit Singh’s vocals in the background,
Surprisingly the trailer has gathered a phenomenal response with over 7 million Youtube views in less than 14 hours. Producer and writer Chetan Bhagat Thanks the audience for the great response ‘Half Girlfriend trailer crosses 2 million views in less than 6 hours.’ Bhagat captioned the poster with: “Thank you for the love! 2mn in 6 hrs! #HalfGirlfriendTrailer.”
— Chetan Bhagat (@chetan_bhagat) April 10, 2017
“I am playing the titular role for the first time, it makes me nervous. It is also for the first time that I am working on a film which is an adaptation of a novel. It is an intense and emotional story, which Mohit is a master at,” says Shraddha talking about her role of Riya Somani. A day before the launch of the trailer Shraddha had shared the new poster of the film on the twitter.
— RIYA SOMANI (@ShraddhaKapoor) April 9, 2017
The movie also features Rhea Chakraborty and Vikrant Massey in supporting roles. Directed by Mohit Suri, Written & Produced by Chetan Bhagat ‘Half Girlfriend – Dost se Zyada, Girlfriend se kam’ is set to release world wide on 19 May.