Whatever we say can’t really get misconstrued at times because we’re professional liars so we convince people any which way.So, I had a great film working relationship with Alia in ‘Kapoor and Sons’.And these rumours don’t affect my relation with her.
, and he gave a rather candid answer when he was asked about his personal life.
You know who we’re talking about *obviously*, here’s what he said when the interviewer inquired about his equation with Alia Bhatt! Ya, I was just seeing her in and out and 45 days I’ve only seen her all throughout ‘Kapoor and Sons’.
Karan knew that Varun and I wanted to become actors.
Adlabs gave us a cool contract where they gave us a place to stay in Mumbai and a small salary. My parents and I knew Manish Malhotra through fashion in Delhi, though people thought I was related to him and through him, I got into Dharma and got to assist Karan Johar in My Name is Khan.
This lasted for six months till Anubhav Sinha decided to make Ra. That was the best film school I could have gone to.
He loves his dog the most and has still not come to terms with being recognised as a star, something that he feels will happen with his next release Hasee Toh Phasee.
In a conversation with TOI, he talks about his kind mentor Karan Johar, his ex-South African girlfriend and why he is impatient with his mother. I was born and brought up in Delhi and studied in an all boys school (Don Bosco) till Class XI, when I was lucky to have moved to a co-ed (Naval Public) that was a big thing with girls as your classmates. We would be among the few kids with all those imported cans and would travel to different countries every summer vacation.
Sidharth Malhotra, 28, was this chubby Punjabi boy, who had never thought that he would become a star and have such a wide range of female following, from young girls to older women to firangis.
His only connection to films was sitting and watching Yash Chopra films with his mother, till he assisted his mentor Karan Johar and finally got launched as one of his students.