Sonam Kapoor’s Neerja received thumbs up from Amitabh Bachchan!

The charming lady of the industry is all set to bang again with her new release ‘Neerja’. ‘Neerja’ is directed by Ram Madhvani, which is based on the life of flight attendant Neerja Bhanot. The film sees Sonam Kapoor playing the title character in the biopic of the brave and courageous 23-year-old flight attendant, Neerja Bhanot who sacrificed her life to save passengers from the hijacked on Pan Am flight in Karachi in September 5, 1986.

Neerja already in tremendous buzz and it has received thumbs up from the almost all Bollywood celebrities, who took to the social media to shower words of praise on  and recently, the Megastar and veteran actor himself had appreciated the film. He is really impressed with the way, Ram Madhvani has brought reality through her upcoming film, Neerja.

Sonam Kapoor’s Neerja received thumbs up from Amitabh Bachchan!


Upon seeing the film, Big B posted on his blog: “Ram Madhvani made a film ‘Neerja’ which was seen today…stunning! How did he ever make this film with such reality…the process, the management, the execution…all?impeccable…yes the praise for artists is always there but at times such as these, the best performance comes from the maker and here Ram needs all praise.” 

Amitabh also added that Madhvani had once made a documentary on him, and he hopes it gets released soon. “Ram did my docu ‘Everlasting Light’ which not many have seen… Some day we shall put it up… It is so delicately put together, with a sensibility that shall amaze many. My wishes go out to him and to the film.”

Neerja was awarded the Ashok Chakra for saving several hundred lives as an air hostess and eventually losing her life in the battle with hijackers. The first look of the film was revealed about a month back. The flick also stars Shabana Azmi and Shekhar Ravjiani in the key roles and is slated to hit the theaters on February 19,


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