This new year BollyCurry brings back the spotlight on much loved
onscreen and off-screen couples of Bollywood. The leading couples are an
integral part of any film and the fraternity itself. More or less, they
are the much needed x-factor that help make a movie successful with
audiences alike. Hence, this week, caught under the radar is
a couple who made many go gaga over their breathtaking chemistry. Yes!
We are talking about the dashing Aditya Roy Kapur and the beautiful
Aditya Roy Kapur, the younger brother of Siddharth Roy Kapur, the
CEO of UTV Motion Pictures, debuted back in 2009 with Vipul Shah's London Dreams. But it wasn't until last year that he rose to fame with Aashiqui 2,
a Mohit Suri directorial. Likewise, another recent debutante Shraddha
Kapoor also belongs to the film fraternity through her father Shakti
Kapoor, and shot to stardom with the same film, Aashiqui 2. Aashiqui 2
is about the journey of Rahul (Aditya), an established singer on a
downward spiral due to his alcohol addiction and Arohi (Shraddha), an
amateur singer who he takes under his wing and catapults to fame. The
movie follows the two characters through their turbulent relationship,
with Rahul's struggles with anger and alcohol affecting their every
The film received mixed reviews from the critics, but was declared a
blockbuster at the Box Office. It's commercial success is credited to
the performances, music and, most importantly, the intense and
heart-wrenching chemistry shared by the leads. Not only did Aashiqui 2 become
a blockbuster success and part of the 100 Crore Club, it has also
received many nominations at various prestigious award ceremonies. So
far, this year has seen the Screen Awards, the Star Guild Awards and the
Big Star Entertainment Awards, and the couple have won the best couple
award at all three for their impeccable performances and chemistry in
Not only did they make a wonderful reel couple in Aashiqui 2,
but it is rumored that they may be a couple in real life as well.
Speculations of their relationship date all the way back to the middle
of 2013, but both still maintain that they are just "good friends"
despite being seen together at numerous events. Maybe they will finally
spill the beans on their relationship status in the upcoming episode of
the extremely popular talk show Koffee with Karan!
BollyCurry wishes these rising stars all the best for their future, both personal and professional. Till next time!
Author: Komal P.
Editors: Pooja B. & Gunia M.
Graphics: Preet K.