When Anil Kapoor revealed his love story with wife Sunita: I was totally bekaar

On Friday, actor Anil Kapoor and his wife Sunita Kapoor celebrated their thirty eighth wedding ceremony anniversary. In an previous interview, Anil had recalled how he met Sunita and what made him fall in love with her. The couple has three kids collectively, actors Sonam Kapoor, Harsh Varrdhan Kapoor, and producer Rhea Kapoor. Also Read: Anil Kapoor shares throwback pic of wife Sunita Kapoor with Neetu Kapoor and Krishna Raj Kapoor; Neetu will get nostalgic

Anil and Sunita bought married on May 19, 1984, after 10 years of courtship. Anil proposed to Sunita after signing the movie Meri Jung, which was thought of to be his breakthrough efficiency. They tied the knot the following day in a low-key ceremony that was attended by round solely 10 individuals.

In a 2018 interplay with Humans Of Bombay, Anil stated that when he began courting Sunita, at the moment he had no work. He stated, “A friend of mine gave Sunita my number to prank call me – that’s when I first spoke to her and fell in love with her voice! A few weeks later, we met at a party and I was introduced to her…there was something about her that just attracted me. We started talking and became friends. We used to discuss this other girl I liked – you know if I like her or she likes me? And then suddenly, that girl vanished, leaving me heartbroken. So my friendship with Sunita became stronger because of a broken heart.”

He added, “Little did I know that Sunita was the one all along – we organically started dating. It’s not like in the films – I didn’t ask her to be my girlfriend…we both just knew. She didn’t care who I was or what my profession is…it never mattered. She was from a liberal family––a banker’s daughter with a happening modelling career and I was totally bekaar! I lived in Chembur and she lived on Nepean Sea Road, so I would call her and say ‘I’ll take the bus and reach in an hour.’ She would scream, ‘No come fast by taxi!’ then I’d say ‘Arey I don’t have money’ and she’d say ‘Just come na, I’ll manage’ and pay for my cab.”

The 62-year-old actor made his function movie debut as a lead within the 1980 Telugu movie Vamsa Vruksham and after just a few odd tasks, made a foray into Hindi motion pictures in a number one function with 1983’s love triangle Woh Saat Din. He later appeared in award successful movies comparable to, Meri Jung (1985), Karma (1986), Janbaaz (1986), Aap Ke Saath (1986), Mr. India (1987), Ghar Ho To Aisa (1990), Awaargi (1990), Benaam Badsha (1991), and Virasat (1997). He will probably be seen subsequent in Jugjugg Jeeyo. The movie may also star actors Neetu Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, and Kiara Advani.

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