|Directed by||:||Shelly Chopra Dhar||Produced by||:||Vidhu Vinod Chopra||Starring||:||Anil Kapoor, Sonam Kapoor, Rajkummar Rao||Cinematography||:||Himman Dhamija||Distributed by||:||Fox Star Studios|
Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga (transl. This is how I felt when I saw that girl) is a 2019 Indian Hindi-language coming-of-age romantic comedy-drama film directed by Shelly Chopra Dhar. The screenplay was written by Dhar and Gazal Dhaliwal. It stars Anil Kapoor, Juhi Chawla, Sonam Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao, and features Akshay Oberoi, Regina Cassandra, Brijendra Kala and Madhumalti Kapoor in supporting roles. The film tells the story of Sweety Chaudhary, a closeted lesbian, and her attempts to come out to her religious and traditional Punjabi family.
The film is the first collaboration between real-life father and daughter Anil Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor, and marks the Bollywood debut of Regina Cassandra. Ek Ladki Ko Dekha To Aisa Laga is the first Bollywood film to feature a lesbian relationship. It was released worldwide on 1 February 2019 with mixed to positive reviews. The screenplay was selected by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences for its library's Core Collection.