Homosexuality is a much talked about subject since last decade. It is perhaps the most sensitive thought zone when comes to sexuality and relationship and this because there are very few references available in literature and films.There are very few efforts made to portray homosexuality in a sincere way. Lately, the mainstream movie makers and actors have started showing their interest in the subject of homosexuality. Recently, in a film Kapoor and Sons, Fawad Khan played a gay character, which raised hopes that will it be followed by the other actors as well.
In a recent interview for Vogue, Ranbir Kapoor showed his interest in playing a homosexual on-screen. He said that the Pakistani actor, Fawad Khan has made way for other actors by playing a homosexual character in ‘Kapoor and Sons.’Ranbir told, earlier he was quite apprehensive about playing a gay character in films, but after Fawad’s role received humongous appreciation from the audience, he is interested in trying his luck in the same. He is also ready to accept the role of second lead in the movies, but there will be certain conditions.
On talking about second lead in the movies, Ranbir said, ‘Suppose tomorrow Rajkumar Hirani offers me the part of Circuit to the new Munnabhai. I would play it and try my best to do it justice.
Started his career from ‘Saawariya’ Ranbir has come a long way playing some of the most influential roles in films such as, Barfi, Rockstar, Rajneeti, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, Rocket Singh, Wake up Sid. He also talked about his upcoming movies in the interview. Karan Johar’s direction ‘Ae Dil Hai Mushkil’ will release next month and Anurag Basu’s long-awaited ‘Jagga Jasoos’ tentative release date is April2017. Currently, Ranbir is training for Ayan Mukherji’s ‘Dragon’ and after that, he will start shooting for Rajkumar Hirani’s next film which is a biopic of Sanjay Dutt.
Ranbir spoke about his ex-girlfriend Katrina Kaif, how he fell in love with her during the film Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani. He mentioned how after his parents, Katrina has always been the most inspiring and motivation factor in his life.
Ranbir has always shown his interest in directing movies, but he mentioned that there is still some time before he steps into direction as currently; he is only focusing in the acting department.