Janhvi Kapoor on changing bond with stepbrother Arjun Kapoor: ‘We addressed the baggage we carried’

It doesn’t feel like, ‘Oh, we must make an effort or we must meet’, there is a willingness to meet as a family. 📣 The Indian Express is now on Telegram. Also read |Arjun Kapoor on being called ‘bhaiya’ by Janhvi and Khushi: ‘It sounds very strange’
Janhvi Kapoor, also talked about the level of security she feels around Arjun and Anshula. There should be comfort even in the fights or the anger, there shouldn’t be any fear. They also addressed the baggage from the past that they all once carried. (Photo: Instagram/janhvikapoor)
Also read |Malaika Arora’s Sunday view is Arjun Kapoor, gives a sneak-peek into their lunch date. For me, that’s what family is. That is why your friends are also your family because you can be yourself with them. Janhvi said, “We started off by making plans over the first couple of months, but now we meet for family dinners every two or three weeks. Security and consistency; it’s home.” Arjun and Anshula are the children from Boney Kapoor’s first marriage with Mona Shourie, while Janhvi and Khushi Kapoor are from his second marriage to Sridevi. In an interview with Bazaar magazine, Janhvi opened up about their current equation. The relationship between the half-siblings is more ‘organic’ now, and they meet often for dinners, not out of compulsion, but willingness to be a family. She said, “I believe that there is not much you can count on in life…however, family is the one thing you can rely on. “It’s not like we go to each other’s homes every day, or know every detail about each other’s lives. Click here to join our channel (@indianexpress) and stay updated with the latest headlines
For all the latest Entertainment News, download Indian Express App. It is a true bond, which matters a lot to me.”

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Arjun Kapoor and Janhvi Kapoor first appeared together in Koffee With Karan in 2018, where they spoke about becoming a family after years of estrangement. (Photo: Instagram/janhvikapoor)
Actor Janhvi Kapoor revealed that once she started spending more time with her half-siblings Arjun Kapoor and Anshula Kapoor, their relationship evolved and they grew closer. It feels much more organic now and I don’t know whether we are similar in terms of our personalities [even Khushi and I are very different from each other], but a lot of the baggage that we once carried was addressed once we spent time with each other.”
Arjun Kapoor and Janhvi Kapoor, along with sisters Anshula and Khushi, and father Boney Kapoor. You should be able to be your true, naked self with family. By: Entertainment Desk | New Delhi |

August 2, 2021 5:56:46 pm

Janhvi Kapoor and Arjun Kapoor struck a close bond after Sridevi's death in 2018. See photos
Arjun, who was also a part of the same interview, added, “Family is comfort, you should be comfortable enough to be just be with and around them. After Sridevi’s death in 2018, barriers were swept away and Arjun, Anshula stood by Janhvi and Khushi’s side during the traumatic phase. © IE Online Media Services Pvt Ltd The Indian Express website has been rated GREEN for its credibility and trustworthiness by Newsguard, a global service that rates news sources for their journalistic standards. But I felt an instant security with Arjun bhaiya and Anshula didi, a feeling of comfort,” Janhvi added.https://images.indianexpress.com/2020/08/1×1.png
The affectionate relationship was not born overnight, and they worked hard at strengthening their new-found connection.