From Shahid Kapoor-Pankaj Kapur in Jersey to Anil Kapoor-Harshvardhan Kapoor in Thar: Parent-child duo who played co-stars in their films
Know the Bollywood parent and child combination that appeared onscreen together but not as family members.
Pankaj Kapur and Shahid Kapoor in Jersey
In the soon-to-be released Jersey, Pankaj Kapur is once again working with his son, Shahid Kapoor, in the lead role. However, even in this film, they are not portraying the real-life relationship. The Hindi remake of the Telugu film features Shahid as an aged cricketer while the veteran actor plays his coach.
Anil Kapoor and Harsh Vardhan Kapoor in Thar
In the upcoming Netflix film, the father-son duo of Anil Kapoor and Harsh Vardhan Kapoor have teamed up for the second time after AK vs AK. In the film by Raj Singh Chaudhary, Harsh plays Siddharth, an antique dealer, while Anil is seen as local cop Surekha Singh, who is investigating killings in Rajasthan.
Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan in Bunty Aur Babli
In Shaad Ali's Bunty Aur Babli, Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan teamed up, but not as the father-son duo. In the 2005 release, Abhishek played a con artist named Bunty, along with Rani Mukerji as Babli. While Big B was seen as DCP Dashrath Singh, who is on a hunting spree to catch the criminal duo.
Amitabh Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan in Paa
In R. Balki's Paa, the roles are reversed, and how! Amitabh Bachchan's onscreen father was Abhishek Bachchan, which may be the first in the world. In the film, the legendary actor played the role of a 12-year-old boy who suffers from progeria. His mother's role was played by Vidya Balan, who has a son out of wedlock with Abhishek in the 2009 film.
Jaya Bachchan and Abhishek Bachchan in Laaga Chunari Mein Daag
In the Pradeep Sarkar directorial, Jaya Bachchan plays the onscreen mother to Rani Mukerji and Konkona Sensharma. While Abhishek Bachchan plays Rani's romantic interest in Laaga Chunari Mein Daag. Technically, AB Jr. becomes the son-in-law of his real-life mother in the 2007 film.
Pankaj Kapur and Shahid Kapoor in Shaandaar
Similarly, in the 2015 release Shaandaar, Pankaj Kapur was seen as Alia Bhatt's father, while Shahid Kapoor played a wedding planner. However, the Karamchand actor was seen alongside his real-life daughter, Sanah Kapur, and they were seen playing the same relationship in the Vikas Bahl directorial.
Rishi Kapoor-Neetu Kapoor and Ranbir Kapoor in Besharam
In the Abhinav Kashyap directorial, Ranbir Kapoor plays the role of a thief named Babli. While his parents, the late actor Rishi Kapoor and Neetu Kapoor, play cops who are also husband and wife in the film. They are on a hunting spree to catch Babli, who is known for stealing cars.
Last Updated: 02.04 PM, Apr 21, 2022