Shahid Kapoor Diagnosed With Stomach Cancer? Actor's Family React to the Rumours

Shahid Kapoor Diagnosed With Stomach Cancer? Actor's Family React to the Rumours

Image courtesy: Shahid Kapoor/ Instagram


Of late, the internet is rife with rumours stating that Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor has been diagnosed with stomach cancer. The report was published as a blind item with details of cancer, his career path and upcoming projects.

As per the latest updates, actor’s family has rubbished the rumours calling the reports fake and baseless. ABP quoted Shahid’s family member as saying, “log kuchh bhi kaise likh sakte hain? Aakhir is khabar ka aadhar kya hai? Is tarah ki afwaahein phailaane ko kis tarah se jaayaz tthehraya ja sakta hai?” (How can people write just anything? This news is based on what? Spreading rumors like these is not acceptable).”

On the work front, Shahid was last seen inBatti Gul Meter Chaluopposite Shardda Kapoor will be seen next inKabir Singh. It is a Hindi remake of Telugu blockbusterArjun Reddy. Recently, he took to Twitter to share a picture of himself as he preps up for the film.

Directed by Sandeep Reddy Vanga, Kiara Advani plays the female lead in the film.

“When we started work on the Hindi script, it was a very exciting journey. ‘Kabir Singh, as the protagonist’s name, came naturally, considering the character’s graph,” Vanga said in a statement.

“‘Kabir Singh’ has the same punch and madness of ‘Arjun Reddy’,” he added.

Shahid hopes the audience gives the film a lot of love. “‘Arjun Reddy’ was loved and appreciated. Now it is time for ‘Kabir Singh’! Get ‘reddy’ to see him in 2019,” the actor tweeted.

The film will be shot extensively in Mumbai, Delhi and Mussoorie. Shahid will sport four different looks in the film and has been preparing for it over the last three months.