Aparshakti Khurana and wife Aakriti Ahuja expecting their first child
Stree actor Aparshakti Khurana is set for a new role, this time in real life. Aparshakti, who is known for his solid comic timing, is expecting his first child with wife Aakriti Ahuja, as per sources close to them. The skilled actor tied the knot with the businesswoman in 2014. Younger brother of Vicky Donor actor Ayushmann Khurrana, Aparshakti made his debut in Dangal.
A source close to the family revealed, "Aparshakti Khurana and his wife Aakriti are expecting their first child. The baby is expected to arrive in September, and their family is extremely happy for the couple. They can't wait to welcome the newest addition in their family." It is said that the couple met at a dance class in Chandigarh, and love struck soon after.
Aparshakti made his Bollywood debut with the highest grossing film of 2016, Dangal, which earned him a Screen Award for Best Male Debut award. After that, he featured in many hit films like Stree, Luka Chuppi, Pati Patni aur Woh and others, constantly winning praises for his acting. Before venturing into cinema, he was a pretty popular RJ in Delhi.
Currently, Aparshakti has many exciting projects like Satram Ramani's Helmet and Vikramaditya Motwane's upcoming web show, Stardust in the pipeline. Stardust will mark the OTT debut of the 33-year-old. Bengali cinema star Prosenjit Chatterjee and actor Aditi Rao Hydari are also set to make their digital debut with this show. Notably, his brother, also debuted on OTT last year with Amazon Prime's, Gulabo Sitabo.
In the past few months, many celebrities welcomed new members to their families, while many are still expecting. Virat Kohli and Anushka Sharma became parents to a baby girl in January. Comedian Kapil Sharma and wife Ginni Chatrath were also blessed with a baby boy. Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor welcomed another son, while TV star Anita Hassanandani recently had a baby boy.