Sharing an image with Kunal from an out of doors exercise, Hrithik wrote, “Joyful budday mere dost! Muskurate raho, jhilmilate raho aur yeh shorts please phenk do (Joyful birthday, my buddy! Might you all the time be smiling and dazzling. And please throw these shorts away).”
Final 12 months, Hrithik wished Kunal on his birthday with a blast from the previous and joked, “Joyful birthday man. I’m so glad we don’t appear like these two @kapoorkkunal.” The 2 actors have been shut mates for a number of years.
Kunal turned 44 on Monday. In an interview with Hindustan Occasions, he mentioned that whereas he doesn’t get too enthusiastic about his birthday, he doesn’t ‘hate it’ both and stays ‘fairly impartial’. “I don’t hate it like some folks do, and I don’t really feel like doing cartwheels like others do. It’s good to be wished and all that stuff, however all of the sudden you’re anticipated to really feel extremely pleased and celebratory. There may be strain to have an excellent time and do one thing particular,” he mentioned.
In August, Kunal noticed the discharge of the Disney+ Hotstar historic fiction collection The Empire, during which he performed the Mughal emperor Babur. The present additionally starred Shabana Azmi, Dino Morea, Drashti Dhami, Sahher Bambba and Aditya Seal.
Kunal talked about his journey within the movie trade, from being warned in opposition to changing into an actor at first to filmmakers now taking discover of his work and calling him an ‘attention-grabbing actor’. “After I was beginning off, lots of people mentioned, ‘Don’t turn out to be an actor, as a result of it is vitally troublesome for outsiders to interrupt by’. Then for some time, I used to be the following large factor after Rang De Basanti (2006) was launched. Then they (filmmakers) mentioned, ‘He has disappeared, he’s completed’. And now, I’ve a variety of filmmakers calling me and saying ‘You might be such an attention-grabbing actor, we want to do extra stuff with you’. That could be a full cycle you undergo as an actor,” he advised Hindustan Occasions.