Ishaan Khatter's Reply On Being Recognised As 'Shahid Kapoor's Brother' Will Melt Your Heart

'A Suitable Boy' actor, Ishaan Khatter revealed what he feels, when people call him Shahid Kapoor's brother instead by his name. Find out!


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Ishaan Khatter's Reply On Being Recognised As 'Shahid Kapoor's Brother' Will Melt Your Heart

There are no doubts that Ishaan Khatter is one of the most promising youngsters of Bollywood industry. With two hit films, Dhadak and Beyond the Clouds already down in his kitty, Shahid Kapoor's baby brother is every director's choice at the moment. With some massive projects lined-up for him, Ishaan Khatter is riding high on the professional front. For the uninitiated, Ishaan is the son of Neelima Azeem and Don fame, Rajesh Khatter. The actor shares a warm and close bond with his brother and talented actor, Shahid Kapoor and has always praised him for supporting him throughout. (Recommended Read: Dimpy Ganguly Shares The First Full Picture Of Her Little Munchkin, Aryaan Roy On Her 32nd Birthday)

Recently, in a conversation, when the young actor was asked about being recognised as Shahid Kapoor's brother and not by his name. Ishaan Khatter gave a heart-melting reply to it and won our hearts. Scroll down to check it out!

Shahid Ishaan

In a conversation on Zee Cafe's show, Starry Nights Gen Y, Bollywood actor, Ishaan Khatter was questioned about his reaction to people and media referring him as Shahid Kapoor's brother. Expressing his views on the same, A Suitable Boy actor gave an amazing and heart-melting reply and explained, "I never feel irked by the fact that I am often recognised as his brother. To be honest, I came into the public eye at a young age of 15 and have been associated with this tag since then. That image has lived longer than the independent actor that I am now." (Don't Miss: Sushant Singh Rajput's Ex-GF, Ankita Lokhande Cheers For Him 'One Last Time' For 'Dil Bechara')

Going further in the same conversation, Ishaan Khatter also talked about his relationship with his big-brother, Shahid Kapoor. The young talented actor revealed that he has learned many things about films, and his perspective has also transformed over the years after having deep conversations with his elder brother. He said, "Initially, I would always be discussing with him about his choices of films and the roles he has done, to get a perspective and learn more about films. It's because we are passionate about the same thing, I find myself very fortunate to go up to him, sit with him and learn from his experiences. It helps a lot."

Shahid Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter

Ishaan also added that he looks up to his elder brother and his value system inspires him. He further praised Shahid for his focus on the smaller details of every character that he has ever played. He added, "I have learnt a plethora of things from him. He has a lot of strong qualities that I look up to and admire. He has held up to a certain value system that has made him the person he is today. He is focused."

Shahid Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter

Ishaan Khatter shares an unamicable bond with his brother, Shahid Kapoor and has always praised him for supporting him in every decision. When you find your perfect soulmate, you tend to share the good news first with your siblings and take their nod on the same. Ishaan Khatter and Janhvi Kapoor are rumoured to be dating each other and the latter's brother, Shahid Kapoor has the best advice for them. Some months ago, Shahid in a conversation with Neha Dhupia on No Filter Neha season 4 was asked for any advice that he would give to Ishaan and Janhvi. To this, the Padmaavat actor said, “Balance work and personal space.” (Also Read: Kareena, Karisma, Malaika And Amrita's Pre-Lockdown Picture Will Make You Miss The Good Old Days)

Shahid Kapoor and Ishaan Khatter

What do you think about Ishaan's reply? Let us know!

Cover and Images Courtesy: Ishaan Khatter