Actor Preity Zinta posted a note as her movie Dil Chahta Hai clocked 21 years after release. Preity took to Instagram on Wednesday and also shared a short clip from the movie that also played Aamir Khan. The video shows their characters Akash and Shalini meeting each other on a flight to Sydney. Dil Chahta Hai (2001) is a romantic coming-of-age film written and directed by Farhan Akhtar. (Read also | Farhan Akhtar performs in Goa, audience sings along to Dil Chahta Hai’s title song)

Preity shared the clip and captioned the post: “Dil Chahta Hai is turning a year older today. A movie that had no place for a hero or heroine – just recognizable characters we could touch and laugh out loud.”

She also added: “It will always hold a very special place in my heart. Thank you to the entire cast n crew and audience for all the love #ting #21yearsofdilchahtahai @faroutakhtar @aamirkhanproductions #AkshayeKhanna #SaifAliKhan #DimpleKapadia @sonalikul @ shankarehsaanloy @ritesh_sid @excelmovies.”

Earlier, Farhan shared a clip from the film and wrote a note on Instagram. He said: “The movie that started it all turns 21 today. Thank you to the cast and crew who believed in it. Thank you to the audience for continuing to love it so much. Dil jitna chahta tha usse bahaut zyaada milaa hai aapse. I love you all.”

Kunal Nayyar responded to the post saying, “I’ll be watching tonight in honor of this amazing achievement!” Many celebrities like Siddhant Chaturvedi, Zoya Akhtar, Radhika Apte and Amrita Arora dropped red heart emojis. Actor Ishaan Khatter said, “The movie that feels like a best friend.” TV personality and actor Shibani Dandekar wrote, “Iconic.” Filmmaker Farah Khan wrote, “Feels like yesterday.” Veteran actor Shabana Azmi’s comment was: “It will always be an iconic film…”

Dil Chahta Hai was produced by Ritesh Sidhwani and released under the banner of Excel Entertainment. Apart from Aamir and Preity, the film features Saif Ali Khan, Akshaye Khanna, Sonali Kulkarni and Dimple Kapadia. The film was produced on a budget of 80 million ($1 million), and filming took place in both India and Australia.


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