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Mirzya garners much praise from B-town celebs

Updated: Oct 07, 2016 11:04 IST

New Delhi [India], Oct. 7 (ANI): Apart from its London premiere, 'Mirzya' managed to magnet several Bollywood celebrities at its screening in Mumbai.

A-listers like Hrithik Roshan, Jacqueline Fernandez, Shabana Azmi, Shahid Kapoor, Anupam Kher and many others have taken to social media to appreciate the Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra directed flick.

Hrithik wrote, "1 of d most self assured actors @HarshKapoor_ very intense.N @SaiyamiKher is stunning. #Mirzya is a poem by @RakeyshOmMehra God bless!"

Jacqueline wrote, "Awesome performance @HarshKapoor_ & @SaiyamiKher !!Beautifully shot!Thoroughly enjoyed the movie! #mirzya #RakeshOmPrakashMehra"

Anupam Kher wrote, "Saw #Mirzya. BREATHTAKINGLY STUNNING. Take a bow @RakeyshOmMehra. Everybody has raised the bar. And with @HarshKapoor_ A STAR IS BORN."

"Here's wishing @RakeyshOmMehra @HarshKapoor_ and the entire team of #Mirzya all the luck. Film looks beautiful and poetic," tweeted Shahid Kapoor.

'Mirzya' is a fantasy romantic thriller film co produced and directed by Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and is inspired by the Punjabi folklore of Mirza Sahiban.

The stars of the day, however, were attending the London Film Festival along with Sonam Kapoor and Anil Kapoor.

Earlier, the young Kapoor also Instagrammed a picture of him and co-star, Saiyami Kher posing for the camera with his sister and father.

"A dream come true for me as I walked the @BFI red carpet with my family... @AnilKapoor, @sonamakapoor & @SaiyamiKher #Mirzya," he tweeted.

The Mumbai premiere also garnered critical reviews from Bollywood Hungama which tweeted, "#MovieReview #MIRZYA boasts of stunning visuals & good performances bt is marred by treatment which isn't commercial." (ANI)