Coolie No 1 actor Jaaved Jaaferi: Unfair to compare Varun Dhawan and Govinda


The trailer of the brand new Coolie No 1 was sufficient for 90s youngsters to stroll down reminiscence lane. Be it these Antakshari nights with songs like “Tujhko Mirchi Lagi” or copying Govinda and Karisma Kapoor’s strikes from “Husn Hai Suhana”, the brand new trailer acquired us nostalgic. To discuss these nostalgic days and the brand new model of Coolie No 1, spoke to Jaaved Jaaferi who steps into late Sadashiv Amrapurkar’s footwear.

In the Coolie No 1 remake, Jaaferi performs Jaikishan/Jackson. The actor shared {that a} remake will be good or unhealthy, however the probabilities of it being unhealthy are extremely unlikely when it’s by the identical filmmaker, on this case, David Dhawan. “I don’t think it will be a bad remake because it is the same filmmaker. It is his 45th film,” he stated.

“David bhai has adapted this film, keeping in mind today’s Indian sensibilities. It’s an Indian film catering to Indian sensibilities specifically. So somebody in the West may not get the film,” he added.

Since the story of the 2 movies is identical, there isn’t an opportunity of a spoiler right here, however for individuals who don’t keep in mind, it’s Jaaved Jaaferi’s character that will get the ball rolling in Coolie No 1. Jaaferi known as his character a “catalyst” after he swears revenge towards Paresh Rawal’s Rosario. He is the one who ropes in Varun Dhawan’s Raju into his plan and kicks off the occasions.

With remakes, one can’t assist however compare the brand new model to the outdated one so after we requested Jaaved about Varun’s efficiency as compared to Govinda, he immediately stated, “It’s very unfair to compare. Varun, maybe inspired by Govinda, (but) he has evolved his own style. Varun is a very proficient performer. He has got a very good sense of comedy. I think he has done a great job.”

While speaking concerning the 90s, we couldn’t assist however speak concerning the in style dance TV present Boogie Woogie that made Jaaved Jaaferi a family title. With so many movies and TV reveals making a comeback, we puzzled if there’s a probability of the favored dance present coming again and Jaaferi was happy to say, “I would love to bring it back. If somebody out there is listening to this, please, we will come back. We don’t have our own platform so call us back we will do it. We are ready.”

Coolie No 1, additionally starring Varun Dhawan, Sara Ali Khan, Paresh Rawal, Johnny Lever, Shikha Talsania and Rajpal Yadav amongst others, begins streaming from December 25 on Amazon Prime Video.


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