I'll always be there for Shekhar Kapur: Preity Zinta

By Devapriyo Bhattacharjee

Mumbai, July 1 (IANS) Controversies aside, actress-cum-business woman Preity Zinta says she has the deepest respect for internationally acclaimed director Shekhar Kapur and that she will be always there for him.

"Shekhar is very special to me because he is the one who brought me into this industry. Though that film did not take off, I will always be grateful to him for bringing me to the film industry. I have great respect for him and I will always be there for him," Preity told IANS in an interview.

Kapur, whose ex-wife Suchitra Krishnamurthy blamed Preity for her divorce, had signed the actress for "Ta Ra Rum Pum" that was to be directed by Vishal Bhar