‘Ab main retire ho sakta hoon’ says, Vikrant Massey as Kareena Kapoor calls him ‘Legend’ as she praises 12th Fail

’12th Fail’, directed by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, focuses on UPSC hopefuls and is based on real-life incidents.

Kareena Kapoor Khan praised Vikrant Massey, director Vidhu Vinod Chopra, and his team on Friday for the critically acclaimed film ’12th Fail’. Vikrant has received the Best Actor (Critics) award for his portrayal in the film ’12th Fail’ at the 69th Filmfare Awards.

Taking to Instagram, Kareena wrote on her stories, “12th Fail. Vidhu Vinod Chopra, Vikrant Massey, Medha Shankar, Anant V Joshi, Anshumaan Pushkar, and the entire cast and crew, Legends”.


’12th Fail’, directed by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, is about UPSC aspirants and is based on true stories. It is based on the everyday challenges of millions of students who take the UPSC entrance exam. The movie also bagged the Best Film award at the 69th Filmfare Awards.

Reacting to Bebo’s story, Massey wrote on his Instagram story, “Bas, ab main retire ho sakta hoon!! Thank you so so much ma’am! You have no idea what this means to me.”

On working on the film, Vikrant told ANI, “The movie is very typical Vidhu Vinod Chopra movie, which is based on hard reality and is a very hard-hitting film. The role was very challenging. I had to lose weight and darken my skin.” The film has also received appreciation from Kamal Haasan, Alia Bhatt, Deepika Padukone, Vicky Kaushal, Rishabh Shetty, Sanjay Dutt, Farhan Akhtar, and Anil Kapoor, among others.

’12th Fail’ was released in theatres on October 27 of last year.

Meanwhile, Kareena will be featured in ‘The Crew’ with Kriti Sanon, Tabu, and Diljit Dosanjh. She is also in Rohit Shetty’s ‘Singham Again’, which also stars Ajay Devgn, Deepika Padukone, Tiger Shroff, Ranveer Singh, and Akshay Kumar.