With the heartbreaking news of Susuhant Singh Rajput’s demise , it has left entire Bollywood and nation in shock. Apparently, he was suffering from Depression from last 6 months. Being a small town boy , he achieved so much popularity in less time , which one cannot expect.
He was a hard-working actor and had a huge fan following . When many film actors posted their thoughts after this mishappening , director Karan Johar also wrote his heartfelt emotions .
Have a look at his post below:
Being a talented actor , Sushant became the first choice of many directors but could not sign movies, due to his booked dates and busy schedule.
Have a look at some of the movies in which Sushant was considered prior or replaced by other actors.
# 1 Ranveer Singh : Ram Leela.
Sushant Singh Rajput was the first choice of the ace director Sanjay Leela Bhansali for his film Ram-Leela but due to Sushant’s bond with YashRaj films , he was unable to sign Bhansali’s . Post that ,Ranveer was offered the role.
2. Shahid Kapoor: Kabir Singh
The remake of South superhit Arjun Reddy, movie Kabir Singh proved to a blockbuster and Shahid did a fab role in the movie . But do you know that this role was initially offered to Arjun Kapoor and Sushant? but both of them denied the project and it went to Shahid. .
3. Vicky Kaushal : Saare Jahan Se Accha
Saare Jahan Se Accha is the biopic of India’s first man on the moon Astronaut Rakesh Sharma. Initially the celebs who were approached for the lead role included : Aamir Khan, Shah Rukh Khan and Sushant Singh Rajput. But finally Vicky Kaushal is now playing the role.
4. Aditya Roy Kapoor : Fitoor
The movie Fitoor gets the best out of the lead actors Katrina and Aditya Roy Kapoor . But earlier director Abhishek Kapoor signed Sushant Singh Rajput for the same and they started work on the project too.Eventually , because of the busy schedule of Sushant , he let go the movie .
5. John Abraham : RAW Romeo Akbar Walter
After his performance in movies like Madras Cafe and Satya Mev Jayate, John Abraham did another movie RAW , which was appreciated by his fans. Initially Sushant was considered for the role of undercover agent.
6. Ranveer Singh : Befikre
As Sushant and Vani Kapoor had shared the screen in Shudh Desi Romance which was directed under the banner of YashRaj films , with the movie Befikre , Aaditya Chopra wanted to make audience see this jodi again . But later , he decided to cast Ranveer Singh to play the role of Dharam in the movie.
7. Arjun Kapoor: Half Girlfriend
Based on the novel written by author Chetan Bhagat , movie Half Girlfriend had Arjun and Shradhha Kapoor as leads but initially , Kriti Sanon and Sushant Singh Rajput were considered for the role and also Varun was considered for the same after his movie Badrinath Ki Dulhania.
8. Ayushmaan : Andhadhun
One of the super-hit movie Andhadhun, starred Ayushmann Khurana as the lead and justified the role . Apparently, director of the movie Raghavan , approached Sushant for the lead role in the movie , when the casting process was on.
Sushant Singh Rajput was one in a million , who made a special place in the heart of the audience with his caliber and charming smile.
May his soul rest in peace!!