Bollywood is filled with examples of siblings pairs, who had made a name for themselves individually and had shared a commendable rapport with each other. Few of those names are, Kareena Kapoor Khan-Karisma Kapoor, Kajol-Rani Mukerji, Saif Ali Khan-Soha Ali Khan and a lot more. And a recent addition to this list is the goofy pair of Shahid Kapoor-Ishaan Khatter. (Recommended Read: Shikha Singh’s Little Baby Girl, Alayna Turns Three-Months-Old, Mommy Says She’s Got Dad’s Smirk)
For the unversed, it was Shahid Kapoor himself, who had coaxed his mother, Neliima Azeem into having another child as he had wanted a little brother. Shahid’s mother was then married to Rajesh Khatter. Shahid was so excited for his younger sibling that in the hospital when Ishaan was born, the doctor had congratulated Shahid that he had finally gotten his younger brother. And like bade miyan, like chhote miyan, Ishaan is a mirror image of his older brother, Shahid, when it comes to dancing and acting. Having made a name for himself in the industry, Ishaan had climbed the first few steps of cinema on the sets of brother, Shahid Kapoor’s film. Scroll down to know more!
Did you know that Ishaan Khatter had worked as an assistant director on the sets of Shahid Kapoor’s blockbuster film, Udta Punjab? Yes, Ishaan had learned the ropes of filmmaking under the guidance of his brother, Shahid. On September 26, 2020, Ishaan took to his IG stories and reminisced those good old days. Posting a random, candid click of himself holding a clapperboard in his hands in-between a shot, Ishaan wrote, “#throwback to AD days. #UdtaPunjab. Always a student.” Check out the picture below:
The internet is in love with Shahid and Ishaan’s random bickering and leg-pulling with each other. Just a few days ago, Shahid had shared jaw-dropping monochrome pictures of himself on his IG handle. Posting a black-and-white mirror selfie on his Instagram handle, Shahid had captioned it as “So that’s what it feels like to be in front of a camera”. The picture had left Ishaan impressed, and he had dropped a comment, “So that’s what it feels like to be ageless… thu thu” followed by an evil eye emoji. To which, Shahid had replied, “@ishaankhatter did you just spit on me”. Ishaan had then said, “@shahidkapoor with a mask.”
When Shahid Kapoor had turned 39 on February 25, 2020, his younger brother, Ishaan Khatter had the best birthday wish for him. Posting an array of pictures of his bade miyan on his IG handle, Ishaan had written in the caption, “OG Mere #bademiya Happy budddayyyy bhaijaaaaaaan.” (Also Read: Maanayata Dutt ‘Enroutes Life’ With Sanjay Dutt, Pens A Note On Facing Fears Amid His Cancer Battle)
Not only this, but Ishaan Khatter had also wished his bhabhi, Mira Rajput Kapoor on her 26th birthday, some days ago. Taking to his IG story, Ishaan had posted an unseen smiling picture with Mira, wherein, the two could be seen donning ethnic outfits. Ishaan had wished his bhabhi in the most millennial way. Sharing the picture, he had written, “Happy birthday bhaabidooooo @mirakapoor” followed by a red heart emoticon.
On Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput Kapoor’s fifth wedding anniversary on July 7, 2020, Ishaan had posted a cool anniversary post for his bhaiya and bhabhi. In the beautiful picture, Shahid could be seen giving a sweet peck on Mira’s forehead as they had posed in traditional outfits on the terrace of their residence. Ishaan had written, “Turned 5!” followed by a heart emoticon and five stars atop it. Mira had reposted the picture and had revealed that Ishaan is the only one, who calls her ‘bhabhi’. Mira had written, “@ishaankhatter the only one who calls me bhabhi” (Don’t Miss: Neha Dhupia Reveals How She Fights Against Trolls When They Target Her Daughter, Mehr Dhupia Bedi)
Well, we are swooned by the adorable chemistry shared by Shahid Kapoor and his younger brother, Ishaan Khatter!