Along with the fashion goals, relationship goals and other goals, Bollywood has been at the forefront of establishing some major sibling goals too. And what better day than Rakshabandhan to talk about the famous sibling pairs of the Hindi film industry?! There are a few sibling duos in which one may be a famous actor, but the other remains far away from the camera. And together they form a formidable team, which excels at entrepreneurship.
On this Rakshabandhan, let's have a look at such sibling duos, who have carved a niche for themselves in the entrepreneurial world.
Farhan Akhtar And Zoya Akhtar
The production house, Excel Entertainment was founded by multi-talented star Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani. Farhan has had his sister Zoya Akhtar heading some of the projects produced under the production banner - Luck by Chance, Dil Dhadakne Do, Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara and Gully Boy. These movies showcased Zoya’s excellent directorial skills, thus making these ventures money spinners at the Box-Office.
Anushka Sharma And Karnesh Sharma
After a successful career as an actress, Anushka Sharma took a plunge into the production aspect of filmmaking with her brother Karnesh Sharma. The duo launched Clean Slate Films in 2013. The banner began with backing NH10. Phillauri and Pari were later made under the banner. All of these movies earned critical acclaim. The production house is now producing content for the digital platform - with web series like Pataal Lok, Bulbbul and upcoming series, Mai and movie, Qala.
Priyanka Chopra Jonas And Siddharth Chopra
Purple Pebble Pictures, started by Priyanka Chopra, has her brother Siddharth Chopra as one of the key members. The production banner kickstarted with the mobile series, It's My City back in 2016. Under it, she produced her first movie in Bhojpuri titled, Bam Bam Bol Raha Hai Kashi. The duo went on to produce Marathi movies - Ventilator, Kay Re Rascalaa, Firebrand, Paani; Punjabi movie Sarvann, Bhojpuri film Kaashi Amarnath, A Nepali film, Pahuna: The Little Visitors, Assamese film Bhoga Khirikee and more.
Sonakshi Sinha, Luv And Kussh Sinha
Luv Sinha, Kussh Sinha and Sonakshi Sinha announced their first joint business venture, House Of Creativity (HOC) in 2021. This venture aims at getting a platform for the art world, where the trio, with the help of art curators and art managers, will showcase the work of 25 artistes.
Tiger Shroff And Krishna Shroff
Known to be one of the fittest sibling pairs, Tiger Shroff and Krishna Shroff, in 2018, joined hands and opened a gym specialised in mixed martial arts. The duo plans to expand their venture by opening more gyms across the country, coaching MMA.
Arjun Kapoor-Anshula Kapoor
Arjun Kapoor's sister Anshula Kapoor launched an online fundraising platform, Fankind. The platform conducts fun activities for their fans which they can play with their favourite celebs. The funds generated from these activities are used for charities and helping the ones in need. Arjun, in order to support his sister, went on a virtual date during the COVID-19 pandemic. The activity aimed to raise funds for daily wage workers.
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