Chetan Bhagat is India’s one of the most widely read authors who has been a constant focus of critiques on social media.
No matter how much criticism Chetan Bhagat has been subjected to but the guy has been pretty lucky that almost all his novels got made into major motion pictures:
Five Point Someone
Perhaps one of the best recreations of a book into a movie was done in the case of Three idiots by Rajkumar Hirani. The movie was a big hit starring Aamir Khan, R Madhavan, Sharman Joshi, Kareena Kapoor and Boman Irani.
One Night @ The Call Centre
Made into major motion picture Hello, the movie released in 2008 starring Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif.
3 Mistakes of My Life
This book got made into the movie titled Kai Po Che! released in 2013 starring actors like Sushant Singh Rajput.
2 States was the movies starring Alia Bhatt who was supposedly playing Chetan Bhagat’s South Indian wife and Arjun Kapoor who portrayed Chetan Bhagat. The movie released in 2014 and received mixed reviews.
And now Chetan Bhagat’s 2014 novel Half Girlfriend has been made into a major motion picture by Balaji Motion Pictures. The movie is set to release in May this year and will be starring Arjun Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor as leads. Let’s see what the movie has to offer!