All eyes were on Janhvi Kapoor ever since her big Bollywood debut was announced.
The gorgeous star has already proved just why she had industry circles buzzing as the talent house made a splash with Dhadak.
Janhvi received rave reviews for her performance in the film with the critics, trade and audiences alike all praise for her innate charm and star screen presence.
Says Filmfare, “The film belongs to Janhvi Kapoor. It wouldn’t have been easy for Janhvi to come back to the film after tragically losing her mother but the strain doesn’t show on screen”.
Says Times of India, ” Janhvi looks radiant and beautiful, and her innocence catches the eye”.
“Janhvi’s screen presence is undeniable and she has the old world charm attached”, agreed Pinkvilla.
Says Bollywood Hungama ,” Janhvi Kapoor does extremely well and exudes lot of confidence. She handles this difficult role with so much ease and that’s a feat for a newcomer.”
Says Rediff, “Janhvi’s dialogue delivery evokes a mix of Karisma Kapoor and Hema Malini, but her Chandni eyes have their own stories to tell. There’s a gentleness to her. ”
” The eyeballs were on Janhvi Kapoor and she does not disappoint. She manages to find her mark and prove to the world that just like her mother, she is here to stay.” Says Book My Show.
On a high note says DNA, “Janhvi is a chip off the old block, Sridevi. Though she has miles to go , she can be secure in the knowledge that she has a bright future”
The industry too has been all praise for the young star .Said an emotional Shabana Azmi, “Sridevi wish you were here to watch your daughter #Janvhi’s debut. You would have been so proud .. A star is born”.
Madhuri Dixit said , ” Janhvi I’m sure you will win over everyone with your wonderful performance.”
Javed Akhtar said,” Janhvi , you are really a worthy daughter of a worthy mother . Lots of love.”
Filmmaker Ashutosh Gowarikar commented, ”
#JanhviKapoor is so immensely watchable! She surprised me with her ENDEARING performance!”.