The first poster of Remo D'Souza's upcoming film ABCD 2, was leaked online on Tuesday, forcing the makers to release the official poster within a few hours to undo the damage.
An enraged Varun Dhawan took to Twitter and wrote, "Me and @ShraddhaKapoor worked very hard to make this poster specially shraddha so whoever leaked the poster and tried to break our spirit. I want to say to that individual that #HatersGonnaHate but we gonna keep on moving ahead #ABCD2 is a very special film and Remo has Put his everything into it. It's India's first dance based 3 d film based on a true life story But this has got me more aggressive. This film is bigger then me or any other star. It's about dance and dancers#ABCD2."
This film is not about any star it's about dance and dancers so everybody who loves dancing Pls give us your support— Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) April 15, 2015
further tweeted, "Me and shraddha and the crew Have broken our backs trying to do justice to this film so it feels really crappy when someone leaks Ur poster This film is not about any star it's about dance and dancers so everybody who loves dancing Pls give us your support."
The actor later tweeted, "I really vented but feel better now thanks to the response you guys have given the poster. Let's do a #varunsays today.time batooo?"
I really vented but feel better now thanks to the response you guys have given the poster. Let's do a #varunsays today.time batooo?— Varun Dhawan (@Varun_dvn) April 15, 2015
It hurts more when Remo sir, Varun, myself and each and every dancer and team member has put their heart and soul in to making this film.— Shraddha Kapoor (@ShraddhaKapoor) April 15, 2015
In view of the leak, the filmmakers have decided to release the digital trailer two days ahead of the theatrical trailer release. The theatrical trailer is scheduled to be launched with Avengers (April 24) and the digital trailer will be released online on April 22.
The sequel, which is slated for release on June 19, features Varun Dhawan, Shraddha Kapoor and Prabhudeva in important roles.ABCD 2 marks the Bollywood debut of Telugu superstar
. Directed by Remo D'Souza, the film is the sequel to the sleeper hit ABCD: AnyBody Can Dance.