Bollywood’s most successful ace superstar Anil Kapoor and the celebrated noted film maker Anurag Kashyap’s upcoming film AK Vs AK is going to be releasing soon and this film has been directed by the critically acclaimed nuanced director Vikramaditya Motwane who is best known for Lootera (2013). To kick start the promotional spree virtually on social media platforms they thought of doing something interesting and nowadays nothing seems more entertaining than a twitter banter. So then now, both Anil Anurag’s twitter banter promoting AK Vs AK is hilarious.
It so happened, that both Anil and Anurag started promoting their upcoming film AK Vs AK on twitter through their social media tussle of words where both were seen competing and sparring with each other in a friendly which even left the social media users and netizens scratching their heads on the same where everyone started wondering that both Anil Anurag’s twitter banter promoting AK Vs AK is hilarious.
It was so funny and humorous enough for the social media users and fans to just see how Anil Anurag’s twitter banter promoting AK Vs AK is hilarious.
The major story of the film is revolving around a brash and spontaneous film director played by Anurag, who kidnaps the daughter of the renowned movie star which is going to be essayed by Anil in the film. The film will be strongly focusing on just how the film maker shoots the restless and desperate search of the actor for his only daughter in real time for his next film project.
The twitter banter originally started with Anil Kapoor congratulating the entire team of Delhi Crime on Twitter for winning the International Emmys 2020 for best drama series where Anil tagged his Dil Dhadakne Do (2015) co-star Shefali Shah and also said that how it feels amazing and great to see Indian actors getting international recognition and there he was also seen referring to the Oscar victory of his film Slumdog Millionaire (2009). Kapoor made the tweet with the hashtag, #WelcometoHollywood.
Giving his honest reaction to the tweet, Anurag replied, “Nice to see some deserving people get international recognition. Waise, aapka Oscar kidhar hain? No? Achha… nomination?”.
Anil quickly replied to the tweet by posting the picture of him holding the Oscar and said, “The closest you have come to an Oscar is watching Slumdog Millionaire win Oscars on TV. #TumseNaHoPayega”.
This was like a series of tweets to and fro between both of them where then Anurag quickly responded to Anil’s tweet by saying, “Says the k-k-k-ing of hand-me-down films. Weren’t you the second choice for this film also?” The filmmaker talked about the fact that how the Badshah of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan was the first choice for Kapoor’s role in the Oscar winning movie.
On this Anil also giving a befitting reply, wrote, “Hand-me-down or pick-me-up: I don’t care. Work is work. Tumhare jaise kaam dhoondte waqt baal toh nahi nochne padte”.
To which, Anurag Kashyap tweeted, “Sir, you don’t talk about hair. Aapko toh apne baal ke dum pe roles milte hain. #BaalBaalBaloo #TheJungleLife”.
The banter didn’t stop here, as the ace Manmarziyaan (2018) director answered back by posting a picture collage of Anil’s latest films like Pagalpanti, Fanney Khan, Total Dhamaal and Race 3 which weren’t that great and tweeted, “Sir har 40 saal purani gaadi ko vintage nahi kehte. Kuch ko khatara bhi kehte hain. #retirementcalling”.
On this, Anil also gave a strong comeback answer to Anurag and tweeted, “Abe meri gaadi 40 saal chali toh chali, teri toh abhi tak garage se hi nahi nikli hai”.
Finally, Anurag again giving a reply tweeted back by saying, “Agar gaadi Race 3 ki ho toh it’s better that it stays in the garage only. #havemercy”.
On this, Anil giving it back in style to Anurag and tweeted, “#neverforget Bombay velvet Box Office Returns = 43 Crores Race 3 Box Office Returns = 300 Crores”.
Trying to end this friendly banter, Anurag sharing a picture of Anil wearing a baby hat wrote, “Theek hai sir #Goodbye #DontCry”.
We are wondering, if this war of words is still on. Also, on the other hand, the twitteratis and netizens surely did enjoy this social media banter between Anil and Anurag on twitter so much that all the social media users were trying to keep a check of who has an upper hand and more edge than the other and from whatever we have seen till now, it surely does look like the promotions of AK Vs AK have finally started which is going to be released on the globally prominent OTT streaming platform Netflix India.
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