Bollywood actor Ajay Devgn on Thursday remarked his upcoming film De De Pyaar De is not an out-and-out comedy-drama.
He says, “I would not call it a complete comedy film. It is a slice-of-life film with situational humour in it. It is really mature and yet entertaining. There are a lot of other issues it touches upon in a humorous way. Also, it has many strong characters.”
Ajay Devgn plays the role of Ashish, a 50-year-old divorcee in the Akiv Ali directorial. He falls in love with 26-year-old Ayesha and the trailer shows him stuck between his ex-wife (Tabu) and girlfriend (Rakul Preet Singh).
De De Pyaar De explores the dynamics of a relationship differently. Instead of sticking to the conventional love story, it portrays romance between an older man and a younger woman. Devgn feels this evolution in the portrayal of romance onscreen has happened because of the change in societys mindset. “Stories in Bollywood are getting more real and this has happened because society has started to open up about whatever is happening. So, its better for us because we can now start touching those topics which were left earlier,” he says.
After Vijaypath (1994), Haqeeqat (1995), Thakshak (1999), Drishyam (2015) and Golmaal Again (2017), Ajay Devgn and Tabu have reunited on the screen for De De Pyaar De. The camaraderie the two stars share on the screen is a reflection of their over twenty-year friendship. Talking about the comfort of working with Tabu and the perks of working with friends, the 50-year-old tells us, “There is comfort level when you work with your friends. Its there between Tabu and I. Also, when yRead More – Source