According to media reports, the actor is quoted to have said that he has always felt that when he travels abroad, people are extremely expressive about what they feel. The actor feels grateful to see people's excitement and to be loved by them, who don't even understand Hindi. Feeling amazed, the actor said that the love Bollywood receives from abroad is surprising.
Shahid Kapoor, in an interview to a leading media daily, talked about his emotional connection with the legendary writer – Shakespeare. He said that he is not surprised that people are connecting with his film, Shakespeare is beyond beyond boundaries.
The actor also explained how his childhood was exposed to the legend as his dad, Pankaj Kapoor “swears by Shakespeare”' He told the media daily about Pankaj Kapoor's stint at the National school of Drama where he acted in Shakespearean plays.