B’town Praise ‘Aligarh’ Trailer


New Delhi: The trailer of Manoj Bajpai-starrer ‘Aligarh’ was released yesterday and since then Bollywood celebrities have showered words of praises on it.

Taking to his Twitter handle, Abhishek Bachchan tweeted “Loved the trailer of #Aligarh powerful, poignant. Beautiful. Looking forward to seeing 1 of my fav actors @BajpayeeManoj .best to the team.”

Applauding Manoj, film-maker Farah Khan shared the movie’s trailer and wrote, “Check my talented friend @BajpayeeManoj s trailer of Aligarh. Well done Manoj.”

Indian stand-up comedian Tanmay Bhat tweeted, “Aligarh Trailer. Looks nice.”

Karan Johar also praised the trailer. Directed by Hansal Mehta, the upcoming flick is based on the real life story of Professor Shrinivas Ramchandra Siras of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU). The movie is slated to hit the theaters on February 26.