Reel of deleted scenes from Ae Dil Hai Mushkil just got released, and it reminds us that this hugs (along with the larger part of the scene was) never made it to the final cut of the film!
Spoiler in the scene, Fawad and Anushka enjoy an evening stroll, while she tells him of the plan to visit Ranbir and his girlfriend Aishwarya.
Reel also shows deleting other scenes between Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka and Ranbir and Aishwarya. Watch it here:
While deleted scenes on the table editing in the interest of a clear story all the time, and delete sequence Fawad-Anushka suggest that perhaps the Pakistani representative did not already suffer from political tension India and Pakistan.
When the strained relations between Pakistan and India after Uri attacks, launched Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) political party’s campaign against Pakistani artists, which led to the imposition of an official ban on them working in India. Karan Johar has also crore INR5 as penance, issued a statement promising to not video Pakistanis cast in his films in the future.
However, in subsequent interviews, he denied Karan Johar cut Fawad role in the film.
He said in an interview, “when people say that I find it very silly. Time the screen is exactly nine minutes, but even if there had been a 15, the protests will not be any less.I did not cut his role, and that’s all it was supposed to do in the film. ”
Breathe a sigh of relief, but it seems that there could have been more Fawad Khan in the film after all!