Mumbai: What if Shahid Kapoor’s daughter wants to follow in the footsteps of her father tomorrow? When Shahid Kapoor was recently asked this question, same, the actor spoke his mind. And his reply can leave you surprised. It is unexpected and can change your view about acting profession.
“I will be scared if my daughter comes and tells me that she wants to become an actress. It’s a tough job,” said Shahid during a candid interview on Vogue BFFs. The actor spoke at a length about being a father and going on paternity leave.
“I am getting used to being a working man. I was completely dedicated to fatherhood. I was off work for five months. My daughter is almost two months old now. Every day is amazing with her. You don’t realise how much a child can make you feel. I asked friends having babies for advice and they all said when it will happen you will know,” said Shahid on paternity leave.
When asked if Shahid would be like his father Pankaj Kapur the actor replied candidly, ““My father is a great guy and is an extremely nice person. He is also over protective and hyper. I hope I won’t be that to my daughter. My dad told me that ‘Now, you will know all the complaints that I have always had against you, ” Shahid added.
The actor and his wife Mira Rajput welcomed their first daughter in August. On the work front, Shahid will soon be seen in Vishal Bhardwaj’s Rangoon and Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s upcoming magnum opus Padmavati.