On the occasion of Raksha Bandhan,
BollyCurry takes a look at some famous brother-sister duos of Bollywood
who might not always be in the spotlight, but nevertheless, share a
special bond with one another. Despite the little time they spend with
their respective siblings due to tight schedules, their bonds have
stayed strong through all the ups and downs of life.Abhishek Bachchan & Shweta Bachchan Nanda
sibling duo is special because a housewife, and a mother of two, Shweta
is the darling of everyone in her family, especially her younger
brother, Abhishek. She may not make frequent appearances at events,
neither has too many pictures taken, but she is definitely the apple of
Hrithik Roshan & Sunaina Roshan
of Bollywood, Hrithik Roshan
, has a personal superwoman in his life,
who just happens to be his older sister, Sunaina. She is a source of
inspiration for the entire Roshan family because of her survival against
cancer. She is the backbone to their production house and is an active
decision maker for the clan as well.
Shah Rukh Khan & Shehnaz Lalarukh Khan
elder sister of Bollywood's King Khan is barely seen onscreen, neither
is she spoken of much, but since his early childhood, Shah Rukh's
strength comes from his sister, Shehnaz. The duo lost their parents at a
young age, therefore, Shah Rukh always found his sister his support
system and he, himself, has always been the caring younger brother to
her. Recently, Shehnaz was spotted with Shah Rukh and his family at the
Mannat Eid event.Farah Khan & Sajid Khan
the famous choreographer-turned-director who has made a name for
herself in Bollywood, and Sajid, an acclaimed director, can
regularly be spotted at events and parties. Although Sajid could not
level up to gain success as an actor, his collaboration with Farah
brought about some hit films such Main Hoon Na
and Om Shanti Om
Saif Ali Khan & Soha Ali Khan
to veteran actress Sharmila Tagore, this lovely duo share a very fond
relationship with one another. Both have gone different ways when it
comes to their careers; Saif has carved a noticeable name and place for
himself in Tinsel Town, while Soha still struggles to climb the ladder of success. Above all, these two are spotted together many times at events and their bonding is evident.
Farhan Akhtar & Zoya Akhtar
to the famous lyricist, Javed Akhtar, this is Bollywood's most talented
siblings duo. If there is anything these two have in abundance, it is
success in films, one after another. Be it Zoya's direction of Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
, or Farhan's Dil Chahta Hai
, there isn't a movie produced or directed by either of the two which has gone missed at the box-office.
Ekta Kapoor & Tusshar Kapoor
of yesteryears, Jeetendra's children, Ekta and Tusshar, have been
present on the big screen for quite some time now. While Ekta
is notoriously known as the "TV Czarina" and the mother of K-serials who
is starting her reign in Bollywood as well, Tusshar is slowly making
his way to success. Off late, the duo worked together in Shor in the City
, which performed well, as well as the box office hit, The Dirty Picture
, which was critically acclaimed all over.
Author: Fariha L.
Editor(s): Saraa K. & Jenifer Y.
Graphics: Saraa K.