Mumbai: Shahid Kapoor, who is here after
his Spanish vacation, is trying to complete his ad shoots before he
finalises new film projects. In one of the commercials, he has teamed up
with Priyanka Chopra.
He shot two ads Wednesday in Madh Island
on two adjacent sets – one for a paint brand and the other for a coffee
brand, the latter with Priyanka which required them to splash water on
one another in a garden.
We asked Shahid about his double-ad shoot and he said: “It was just another working day. What’s there to say?”
and Priyanka are also shooting for Kunal Kohli’s untitled film together
and while shooting the ad both the actors tried to keep as much
cordiality as possible. But apparently the duo simply refused to give
joint bytes to the waiting television journalists who had gathered at
the venue of the ad-shoot.
This refusal was most surprising in
the light of the fact that media-persons had been invited to cover the
shooting as a Shahid-Priyanka event.
Interestingly, director Ayaan Mukerjee, close friend of Shahid’s, was also present at the venue to shoot another ad with Shahid.
wouldn’t budge from his no-joint-bytes stance, and Priyanka agreed with
him. They both felt that at this point in their working relationship,
the last thing they needed was televised togetherness,” said a source.