Arjun Kapoor mentioned that it feels ‘unusual’ and ‘new’ when Janhvi Kapoor addresses him as ‘Arjun bhaiyya’. Arjun and his sister Anshula Kapoor linked with their half-siblings, Janhvi Kapoor and Khushi Kapoor, after Sridevi’s demise in 2018.
Throughout a Clubhouse session with The Bollywood Movie Membership on Sunday, moderator Aniruddha Guha advised Arjun Kapoor that Disney+ Hotstar, whereas subtitling his episode of Koffee With Karan with Janhvi Kapoor, translated ‘Arjun bhaiyya’ as ‘Brother Arjun’.
“It sounds a bit non secular additionally, Brother Arjun,” Arjun mentioned. He added, “The factor is, ‘Arjun bhaiyya’ nonetheless sounds very unusual to me, solely as a result of Anshula calls me ‘bhai’ in a really unusual approach. ‘Arjun bhaiyya’ is a really new factor. So, when Janhvi says that, it nonetheless feels very, very new to me, really.”
Arjun mentioned that he has by no means requested Janhvi to name him by a selected title. “I believe it simply comes very naturally to Janhvi to name me ‘Arjun bhaiyya’ as a result of I’ve by no means even advised her, ‘It’s best to name me this’ or name me that,” he mentioned.
Arjun and Anshula are Boney Kapoor’s youngsters from his first marriage, to Mona Shourie Kapoor. Boney later married Sridevi and so they had two youngsters – Janhvi and Khushi. When Sridevi died of unintentional drowning in 2018, Arjun and Anshula stood by Boney, Janhvi and Khushi.
Lately, in an interview with Bollywood Bubble, Arjun opened up about his and Anshula’s equation with Janhvi and Khushi. “If I say we’re an ideal household, that shall be incorrect. It’s not about totally different opinions, we nonetheless are totally different households who’re attempting to merge and coexist with one another. All of us have wonderful time after we are collectively however we’re nonetheless not one unit. I don’t need to promote a pretend lie that every thing is ideal. It may possibly’t be excellent, as we’re nonetheless figuring one another out,” he mentioned.