Ishaan Khatter seems to be the new face of Bollywood. His latest release Dhadak is breaking records on the box office. On its first day of release, it earned over Rs 8 crore and broke the record of ‘Student of the year’ by earning the highest with debutant stars. Film Dhadak was an adaptation of hit Marathi film Sairat.
Now with the success of Dhadak, let’s know more about the rising star Ishaan Khatter.
1- He is the son of actors Neelima Azeem and Rajesh Khatter.
2- He is Shahid Kapoor’s brother as Shahid is the son of Neelima and Pankaj Kapoor.
3- He is just as good at dancing as his brother Shahid Kapoor. He once said in an interview, that they both have got this from their mother Neelima Azeem who is a far better dancer than both of them. We have witnessed his dancing skills in the videos of dance rehearsals of his film Dhadak.
4- He is trained under famous Choreographer Shiamak Davar who is noted as one of the first to bring contemporary jazz and western forms of dance to India.
5-Dhadak is his second film. He first film as the lead role in the film ‘Beyond The Clouds’ which released earlier this year.
6- For his debut film, he won the award of Best Actor for debut movie at International Bosphorus Film Festival.
7- However, it is interesting to note that he has also worked with his brother Shahid Kapoor. He first appeared in Shahid starrer ‘Vaah! Life Ho to Aisi’.
8- Ishaan has also assisted director Abhishek Chaubey in Shahid’s film ‘Udta Punjab’.
9- He considers ‘Les Twins’ as his idol.
10- His celebrity crush is Alexandra Daddario.
11- Ishaan calls Shahid’s wife Mira Rajput as ‘Bhabhi Doll’.
Have you watched Dhadak yet? What do you think about Ishaan Khatter? Will he be able to make it big in the Bollywood? Tell your views in the comment section.