By Hindustan Times
It’s an advance birthday present for Kareena Kapoor. The release of her next big film, Heroine, has been pushed by a week, and will now hit screens on her birthday, September 21.
While it might be seen as a sweet gesture, it will now set up a three-way clash with two other women-centric films – Sridevi’s comeback film, English Vinglish, and Ishkq in Paris, which is being produced by Preity Zinta (she also stars in the leading role).
An insider from Heroine’s unit says, “The clash wasn’t planned at all. When it came to our notice that Bebo’s birthday was a week away from the original release date, we took a unanimous decision.” Director Madhur Bhandarkar says, “We decided to make things special for her (Kareena) with a bit of a reshuffle.” Heroine —after Khushi (2003)