Gajraj Rao and Kartik Aaryan have worked together last on Satyaprem Ki Katha, which made quite headlines for its eccentric story
Gajraj Rao from Satyaprem Ki Katha
Though primarily known for his supporting roles, Gajraj Rao has quietly carved a niche for himself as one of Bollywood's most versatile actors. His three-decade career, which began with a minor role in Shekhar Kapur's Bandit Queen in 1994, has been a testament to his dedication and talent. While it took time for his full potential to shine, Rao's recent performances have cemented his place among the industry's finest.
Kartik Aaryan's special birthday wish
What did Sattu and his Puppa find so funny? We may never know, but judging by Kartik Aaryan's recent photo, their off-screen chemistry in Satyaprem Ki Katha is nothing short of infectious. In the picture, Kartik and Gajraj Rao, who played his father in the movie, are captured mid-laugh, leaving fans both intrigued and delighted. Could this playful dynamic between the actors translate into an equally heartwarming movie? Well one thing's for sure, 'Sattu ke Puppa' has already stolen our hearts.
About Satyaprem Ki Katha
Satyaprem, a man whose love is as simple as a cup of chai, finds himself drawn to the mysterious Katha. Her eyes, haunted by the illusion of a love lost, hold a depth that both captivates and intimidates Satyaprem. Being unbothered by her words, he embarks on a hunt to unravel her secrets, to repair the invisible wounds that bind her to the past. But as he delves deeper, he discovers a truth that challenges his own understanding of love and loss.
Gajraj Rao and Supriya Pathak brought to life the roles of Satyaprem's parents, Nayaran and Diwali Panchal. Their portrayal resonated with audiences, adding to the movie’s success. Rao, already established his career as a renowned actor for his memorable roles in Black Friday, Badhaai Ho, Subh Mangal Zyada Savdhaan, Maja Ma, and Thai Massage, continues to impress with his diverse and impactful performances.
Gajraj Rao's spellbinding performance in Badhaai Ho
In Badhaai Ho, Gajraj Rao delivered a career-defining performance as Ayushmann Khurrana's old father. The movie’s premise, with Rao becoming a father again late in life despite having adult children, was daring, but it was Rao's subtle portrayal that truly elevated it. His chemistry with Neena Gupta, navigating the joys and anxieties of late-life pregnancy, resonated deeply with the audience. While Ayushmann and Sanya Malhotra delivered strong performances, it was Rao and Gupta's masterclass that ultimately stole the show, making Badhaai Ho a heartwarming and thought-provoking cinematic experience.
Where to watch
Laugh along with the unexpected family in Badhaai Ho on Disney+ Hotstar, then dive into a timeless love story with Satyamprem ki Katha on Amazon Prime Video.