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Kareena Kapoor was last seen in Abhishek Chaubey-directed Udta Punjab , which was released in 2016 before Taimur was born. Kareena and Saif welcomed baby boy Taimur in December that year.
In spite of being away from films, Kareena was never on a break as such - neither during her pregnancy nor after Taimur was born. She had walked the ramp for Sabyasachi during her second trimester and was regularly spotted at the gym after Taimur's birth.
Kareena has featured in dance numbers like It's Rocking, Marjaani, Fevicol se and Mera Naam Mary Hai, all of which turned out to be huge hits with the audience. On being asked if she will continue to feature in special songs, the actress said: "There is nothing wrong with song and dance. It is not derogatory. We come from a film family and our films are known for song and dance... So I will always do what I think is right, what works for my personality and my career."
"I joined the film industry to be known as an actress first, then a star. So I want people to remember my performance, even if the film does not turn out as expected. I love acting and I take my career quite seriously," she added.
In Veere Di Wedding, Kareena co-stars with Sonam Kapoor, Swara Bhasker and Shikha Talsania. About her role in the film, the actress said: "I think I wanted to be a part of this film from the beginning because this is a very different film for me. I have always been a part of films where I shared screen space with heroes and I played the heroine. And here, I am narrating the story of a girl, along with three other girls who are her best buddies."
"Also, this is a story that captures various stages of love and marriage of girls. One wants to get married, one is getting divorced, one is commitment phobic... So it is a story of different shades of a relationship," Kareena added.
Earlier, Kareena had said that Veere Di Wedding is a progressive film and not a "chick flick". "People have appreciated the trailer because this film's language is very different. It's really a progressive film," the actress said.
Veere Di Wedding hits the screens on June 1.