10 Interesting Revelations You Possibly Don't Know About Janhvi Kapoor

Kareena Kusari |Mar 22, 2019

Despite coming from a family with an artistic tradition, the movie star is reportedly a perfect profession for Janhvi Kapoor. However, contrary to common thoughts, her late mother Sridevi initially desires her to become a doctor.

Janhvi Kapoor, the beloved daughter of filmmaker Boney Kapoor, and Bollywood late superstar Sridevi is currently a starlet in the industry. The 22-year-old actress marked her Bollywood debut with success of 2018 Dhadak alongside Ishaan Khatter and garnered so much limelight from the audiences since then. But what else do you know about her? Let's join us to check out ten exciting revelations about this adorable star kid.

1. Rumoured Romance With Akshat Ranjan

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Janhvi Kapoor and Akshat Ranjan. Photo Credit: Youtube.

Despite no official and clear confirmation about the rumoured relationship between Janhvi and her close friend Akshat Ranjan, the couple has supposedly been in a dating relationship for some time.

Previously, the two were seen making a public appearance together at Mumbai special premiere of Gauri Shinde's 2016 Dear Zindagi. The duo, along with her Boney Kapoor and late mother Sridevi, appeared in the same automobile.

Subsequently, on the occasion of Janhvi's birthday after the sad departure of her mother Sridevi, Akshat took to Instagram to share a photo with the young actress. Janhvi later left a reply saying ‘ILY,’ sparking the couple's secret love affair.

2. Pursuing Passion Contrary To Family's Expectation

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Janhvi Kapoor and her late mother, Sridevi. Photo Credit: Vogue India.

Despite coming from a family with an artistic tradition, her father Boney Kapoor - filmmaker and late mother Sridevi - Bollywood superstars, the movie star is reportedly a perfect profession for Janhvi. However, contrary to common thoughts, Sridevi initially desires her to become a doctor.

3. Deleting All Instagram Posts Before Dhadak's Release

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Janhvi Kapoor and her "Dhadak" co-star Ishaan Khatter. Photo Credit: DNA India.

Previously, Janhvi used to set her profile to private on Instagram. Therefore, as stepping into the industry, the young actress deleted all previous posts before making her Instagram page public.

4. Once Wearing As A Boy

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Photo Credit: Zeenat Style.

Janhvi made an exciting revelation that she once dressed as a boy to help her close friend make a boy jealous.

5. Losing The Opportunity To Make An Appearance in Blockbuster Simmba

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Photo Credit: Instagram.

Since the blockbuster Simmba's announcement, there were multiple candidates for its female lead, from Janhvi Kapoor, Priya Prakash Varrier to Katrina Kaif. However, at that time, the young actress felt under pressure to play opposite a superstar like Ranveer Singh. Eventually, Janhvi lost the opportunity to take her career into a new height with Simmba and was replaced by another young actress, Sara Ali Khan.

6. Passion For Seeing The World

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Photo Credit: Instagram.

Janhvi pursues a passion for travelling and exploring various destinations around the world. The 22-year-old actress' Instagram page filled with countless beautiful and romantic scenes where she went through will surely ignite travel passion in you.

7. Graduating Her Studies Before Entering Bollywood

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Photo Credit: Instagram.

Before stepping into the film industry, Janhvi Kapoor completed the course at The Lee Strasberg Theatre & Film Institute in Los Angeles, USA.

8. Gaining Weight To Best Fit Into Her Role

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Photo Credit: India TV.

Janhvi's recent pic shows the young actress has tried to gain weight to have a suitable appearance for her character in Gunjan Saxena's biopic. The movie will reportedly kick off at the end of March.

9. Once Rejecting A Debut Opposite Actor Mahesh Babu

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Before Dhadak, the star kid once had a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to mark her debut in AR Murugadoss's Spyder, opposite Telugu superstar Mahesh Babu. Nonetheless, at that time, Janhvi Kapoor declines the invitation due to her unwillingness to steal the limelight.

10. Rajkummar Rao Is Janhvi Kapoor's First Crush

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Janhvi Kapoor and her first crush Rajkummar Rao. Photo Credit: English Publictv In.

In an episode of Karan Johar's talk show, Janhvi Kapoor made a revelation about her very first crush who is one of the famous Bollywood stars.

Specifically, when Dhadak actress was asked to make a selection between the actors including Rajkummar Rao, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Ayushmann Khurrana and Vicky Kaushal, she narrowed down her choice to Rajkummar and Vicky. Nonetheless, her eventual decision was Rajkummar, who is considered her first crush.


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