Photos: Bollywood Applauds Ek Villain

Ek Villian Screening Sidharth cover1A special screening of Ek Villain by Sidharth Malhotra saw a lot of his close friends; Alia Bhatt to Parineeti Chopra, Karan Johar to Ayan Mukerji, all his well wishes and friends from Bollywood come in to see Ek Villain.

Ek Villain is an indulgent affair that breaks down the boundaries of regular thriller. Mohit Suri has raised the bar with this film that is captivatingly shot and crisply edited. Also one has heard that unpredictable characters of both Sidharth Mahotra and Riteish Deshmukh is all set to shock the audiences.

Produced by Balaji Motion Pictures, Ek Villain will hit the silver screen tomorrow, June 27, 2014.
Ek Villian Screening Sidharth 01Mohit Suri has gotten a thumbs up for his direction and critics have also praised Milap Zaveri for the dialogues he has penned. Milap Zaveri, who is known for his humorous writing style, has surprised critics in Ek Villain.

The Sidharth Malhotra, Shraddha Kapoor and Riteish Deshmukh starrer, Ek Villain is all set to release on Friday.

Sidharth Malhotra and Shraddha Kapoor‘s chemistry has been making news for quite some time now, and in the newly released trailers of Ek Villian, you can see strong glimpses of it. It’s something you do not want to miss out!
Ek Villian Screening Sidharth 04With Mohit Suri‘s Ek Villain just a day away from hitting the screens, the producers, Balaji Motion Pictures, have been flooded with requests for a preview of the film.

From corporate officials to Bollywood biggies, a wide spectrum of people have asked for seats at special screenings. Keeping in view the demand, more than fifteen previews have already been held across the city.
Ek Villian Screening Sidharth 05Sidharth Malhotra stated that he had no reference to the character in romantic thriller Ek Villain, in which his role is that of a man with grey shades. “To do an action-oriented and intense film right after doing romance is far more taxing because real life references are not there. Neither am I such a kind of person in real life nor do I know somebody with such personality. So, in that case, you have to work much harder, do homework as an actor, have to work on your look and this is what I have tried to do in the film,” stated the actor.

Directed by Mohit Suri, Ek Villain also features Riteish Deshmukh and Shraddha Kapoor. It will hit the theaters Friday, June 27, 2014.
Ek Villian Screening Sidharth 06Ek Villain, is a story about prohibited and forbidden love, bearing the quintessential Suri trademark.

Says Mohit, “Ek Villain speaks of a love that wasn’t meant to be. The sweet girl-next-door with fire in her heart and an angry young man hell-bent on setting the world on fire. This is an unconventional musical romance born out of angst.”
Ek Villian Screening Sidharth 07Ek Villain has found a big fan in Karan Johar. The producer-director took to twitter to share his views on the aforementioned film starring his protege Sidharth Malhotra, Shraddha Kapoor and Riteish Deshmukh.
Ek Villian Screening Sidharth 08Karan Johar seems to have fallen in love with the film and it will be interesting to see how the audiences receive it. He took on to twitter and wrote-

“Rarely does a film scare you and move you to tears. Intensity and brutality blended by the brilliance of Mohit Suri. Ek Villain is Genius!!”

“Ritesh delivers his career best work he is outstanding!! Sidharth made me feel so proud! He is simply superb they are the pillars of the film.”
Ek Villian Screening Sidharth 09Love has the power to humanise a beast and to create a beast out of a good person. The kind of love that enters your life determines its course, well that’s what Ek Villain is all about.
Ek Villian Screening Sidharth 10The music album of Ek Villain has received positive reviews from all over. With songs such as Teri Galiyaan sung by Ankit Tiwari, Awari by Adnan Dhool, Banjaara by Mohammad Irfan, Humdard by Arijit Singh and Zaroorat by Mustafa Zahid, it will surely make the music album worth listening to and the movie worth a watch.
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From all the new screen pairings, the fresh Sidharth Malhotra and Shraddha Kapoor combination has evoked unprecedented excitement amongst the youth. Ek Villain is a beautiful tale of aching and longing rooted in reality; one that will make you smile and cry at the same time.

Ek Villain releases on June 27, 2014.
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With Ek Villain, Prachi Desai makes her item song debut with the song Awari. The vocals are mesmerizing and complement Prachi’s sultry moves.
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Gone are his preppy Student Of the Year days, Sidharth Malhotra has completely changed his look for Ek Villain, building more muscle, and rocking the rugged bad boy look.

Ek Villian starring Sidharth Malhotra, Shraddha Kapoor and Riteish Deshmukh has garnered appreciation not only from critics, but also from industry insiders.

The lead actors especially, Riteish Deshmukh and Sidharth Malhotra have left the critics spellbound with their performances. Riteish Deshmukh, who has taken on the role of an antagonist for the first time, has apparently stolen the limelight.
Ek Villian Screening Sidharth 14Sidharth Malhotra, whose next film Ek Villain will hit the screens this Friday, has rubbished all the talks about landing plum projects in Bollywood because of his mentor and filmmaker Karan Johar.

Before becoming an actor, Sidharth worked as an assistant director to Karan for My Name Is Khan. It was Karan Johar who gave a break to Sidharth Malhotra as an actor in Student Of the Year and Karan followed it up by producing casting Sidharth in his next film Hasee Toh Phasee as well.
Ek Villian Screening Sidharth 15Riteish Deshmukh plays a dark and brooding role in the film, in contrast to all the happy go lucky roles that he has played in most of his previous films which have been romantic comedies.
Ek Villian Screening Sidharth coverEk Villain is directed by the director of Aashiqui 2, Mohit Suri. If you loved Aashiqui 2, then you have to check this movie out.

The music of Ek Villain is undeniably good, and you will be playing the song Galliyon on repeat for days after. The music video of Galliyon also showcases the chemistry between Guru and Aisha perfectly.