Khushi Kapoor, daughter of Boney Kapoor and the late Sridevi, is a loved star kid in Bollywood. The young starlet is all set to dazzle her already large fanbase and more with Zoya Akhtar`s upcoming movie,`The Archies`. Khushi Kapoor turned 23 years old today and the entire Kapoor clan rallied to celebrate her birthday,
On her special day, Sonam Kapoor, Anil Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor, and others took to the internet to post about Khushi. Anushla Kapoor, Arjun Kapoor`s sister posted an intimate birthday party snippet. In the video, Khushi is seen cutting a scrumptious-looking cake while Boney Kapoor and others sing the birthday song for her. The celebrations also gave a glimpse of the beautiful decor. Khushi Kapoor wore a stunning white dress with her hair down for the occasion.
On the work front, Khushi Kapoor is all set to star in Zoya Akhtar`s `The Archies`. The most recent development is that Zoya Akhtar has shared new posters of the upcoming film `The Archies` starring Suhana Khan, and Agastya Nanda.
The film marks the debut of Shah Rukh Khan and Gauri Khan`s daughter Suhana, Boney Kapoor and late Sridevi`s daughter Khushi Kapoor and megastar Amitabh Bachchan`s grandson Agastya.The film also stars Aditi Saigal, Vedang Raina and Mihir Ahuja.
Zoya introduced Khushi as Betty Cooper poster saying, “Love has four letters and so does cake. Betty Cooper is all for both”.
On Kushi`s poster, her sister and actor Janhvi Kapoor reacted with several heart-eye emojis.
`The Archies`, a coming-of-age musical, follows the lives of Archie, Betty, Veronica, Jughead, Reggie, Ethel and Dilton who will take audiences to the fictional hilly town of Riverdale.
The film explores friendship, freedom love, heartbreak and rebellion.
The Indian adaptation of the beloved comics will see Dot play Ethel Muggs, Agastya Nanda as the charming and talented Archie Andrews, Khushi Kapoor take on the role of Betty Cooper, Mihir Ahuja as the always hungry Jughead Jones, Veronica Lodge portrayed by Suhana Khan, Heartthrob Reggie Mantle will be showcased by Vedang Raina and Yuvraj Menda will play Dilton Doiley.
Zoya recently unveiled the film`s teaser revealing that the film is set in 1964 in Riverdale, described on a railway sign as a “hill station,” a term dating back to colonial times that refers to a town located at a higher elevation than the nearby plain.
One of the transport links servicing the hill stations are small mountain railway trains running on narrow gauge tracks, known affectionately as “toy trains”, and the teaser opens with a shot of the top train puffing into Riverdale station. The Archies gang play music and dance at parties and classrooms while also enjoying their time outdoors.
`The Archies` is all set to release on the OTT platform Netflix on December 7.