There are a number of celebrity pals that have known each other from childhood, ranging from Karan Johar and Twinkle Khanna to Suhana Khan and Ananya Panday. While some celebrities studied together, the following is a list of celebrities who are chuddy-buddies. Are you all set? Let’s get started!
1. Shraddha Kapoor & Tiger Shroff
This couple has gone a long way since they were childhood buddies to becoming an on-screen couple. Shraddha Kapoor enrolled at the American School of Bombay at the age of 15, where she met Tiger Shroff. He admitted to having a big crush on her during their school days in an interview with Ishq 104.8 FM. However, he was unable to confess his love at the time. Later, as an on-screen pair, they appeared in Baaghi (2016), A Flying Jatt (2016), Baaghi 2 (2018), and Baaghi 3 (2020).
2. Karan Johar & Twinkle Khanna
Karan Johar failed the admission exam to The Doon School in eighth grade. Then he was assigned to The New Era Boarding School in Panchgani, where Twinkle Khanna was already enrolled. Despite the fact that he was two years her senior in school, they became excellent friends. In fact, Twinkle Khanna said in an interview that Karan Johar was madly in love with her and that she was the only woman he had ever loved. Surprisingly, Dimple Kapadia and Hiroo Johar, the actors’ and directors’ moms, were already best friends.
3. Sara Ali Khan & Ananya Panday
Both of these new-generation performers attended Mumbai’s Dhirubhai Ambani International School and have a fantastic chemistry. Sara Ali Khan was Ananya Panday’s senior in school, and they shared a house and competed in several drama competitions together.
4. Aryan Khan & Navya Naveli Nanda
Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you’re definitely aware of Shah Rukh Khan’s oldest son Aryan Khan’s close relationship with Amitabh Bachchan’s granddaughter Navya Naveli Nanda. That’s because the two starkids were classmates at Sevenoaks School in England (2016). They’re frequently seen together at parties with their mutual pals. They were even said to be dating a few years ago.
5. Athiya Shetty & Krishna Shroff
Sunil Shetty and Jacky Shroff have been the best of friends since they first started performing together. They even appeared in several films together, including Hulchul and Border. During their school years, their daughters were also good friends. They used to go to the American School of Bombay together. Surprisingly, Shraddha Kapoor and Tiger Shroff were their classmates. Athiya Shetty shared a beautiful flashback photo of them on her social media account a while back.
6. Hrithik Roshan & Uday Chopra
Yes, you are accurate. Hrithik Roshan and Uday Chopra have known each other since fourth grade, when they attended Mahim’s Bombay Scottish School together. They attended Sydenham College of Commerce and Economics together after finishing high school. The two grew up with the same circle of industry friends.
7. Hrithik Roshan & Kunal Kapoor
No, this isn’t a joke. Hrithik Roshan and Kunal Kapoor have been pals for a long time. This duo has come a long way from wishing each other on social media to having a live session together. Hrithik Roshan made a cameo appearance in Don 2, in which they both acted.
8. Abhishek Bachchan & Sikander Kher
These two actors have been buddies since infancy and are frequently spotted sharing throwback photos on social media. The two have been friends for 42 years and have worked together in films such as Players.
9. Karan Johar & Shweta Bachchan Nanda
Shweta Bachchan Nanda, Amitabh Bachchan’s daughter, and Karan Johar were childhood pals. They are said to have met for the first time when they were five years old and have remained great friends ever since. The two have an incredible bond, from presenting on chat shows to walking the runway together.
10. Ananya Panday, Shanaya Kapoor & Suhana Khan
The friendship between Suhana Khan, Shah Rukh Khan’s daughter, Ananya Panday, Chunky Panday’s daughter, Ananya Panday, and Shanaya Kapoor, Sanjay Kapoor’s daughter, is well-known. They’ve been inseparable since they were children, referring to themselves as ‘Charlie’s Angels.’ They’ve done everything together, from partying to being there for one other during difficult times.