Fans of Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor’s film ‘Jersey’ were eagerly waiting for a long time. Now finally this film has knocked in theaters on Friday. The film is getting tremendous response from celebrities and fans. However, on the other hand some people expressing their displeasure on Shahid Kapoor and the Bollywood industry have started boycotting it.
The film has faced a lot of controversies even before its release. After getting caught in legal troubles, now ‘Jersey’ has come under the target of people on social media. As soon as the release of the film, ‘Jersey Boycott’ has started trending on Twitter. The demand for boycotting it is increasing continuously. However, there are many reasons for this, that people have vented their anger on Shahid’s film.
sushant singh rajput fans boycott
Most of all, it has been boycotted by the fans of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput.
Will never forget the way @iamsrk and @shahidkapoor insulted #SushantSinghRajput𓃵 at IIFA. We’ll make sure Jersey becomes the lowest grossing bollywood movie of 2022 and a bigger flop than 83. #BoycottJersey#BoycottBollywood.
Sushant A Boy Next Door. pic.twitter.com/ta3gOstdDc
— Debmalya Banerjee (@DebmalyaDgp) April 21, 2022
In fact, once during the IIFA Awards, Shahid and Shahrukh Khan made fun of the late actor during their hosting. Now people have boycotted ‘Jersey’, remembering the same moment.
Boycott also happened due to copy
Apart from this, some people have also trolled Shahid for making Hindi remakes of South films.
Say No To #Bollywood
CBI Make SSR Case A Priority pic.twitter.com/cBRjl9kOw8
— BOTS REUNITED 🦋 🌟 🦋 🌟 🦋 (@United__4SSR) April 22, 2022
Let us tell you that Shahid has earlier garnered a lot of praise with ‘Kabir Singh’, the Hindi remake of Vijay Deverakonda’s ‘Arjun Reddy’.
— ⚡🌟Pure Soul Sushant🌟⚡ (@sushant_soul) April 22, 2022
After this, he has now gained a lot of popularity from ‘Jersey’ as well.
These stars seen in the film
It is worth noting that the film, directed by Gowtham Tinnamuri, was earlier scheduled to release on April 14, but due to a legal dispute, the film was postponed till April 22.