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`Haider` trailer: Shahid Kapoor will sweep you off your feet!

By Ritika Handoo | Updated: Jul 08, 2014, 14:59 PM IST

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New Delhi: The filmmaker who is best known in Indian cinema for adapting iconic Shakespeare characters on celluloid -Vishal Bhardwaj - has once again proved why he is the considered to be a maverick. Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor starrer `Haider` released it`s first official trailer today.

Shahid had given his best performance ever in Vishal`s 2009 hit `Kaminey` and this time the director-actor duo is ready with their second outing together. Shahid took to Twitter, announcing the trailer launch. He even posted pictures of the entire cast from the press conference at the launch held in Mumbai.

The film boasts of an ensemble cast that includes Tabu, Kay Kay Menon and Irrfan Khan in pivotal roles. `Haider` is set to hit the theatres on October 2, 2014. Set in the backdrop of Kashmir turmoil, the film sees Sasha in a different avatar. The actor is seen portraying multiple shades in his character. It will be interesting to see whether `Haider` will recreate the magic that `Omkara` did earlier.

Check out the impressive trailer: