An actor who came with a silver spoon with the industry background, is a son of film maker, David Dhawan. Papa Dhawan did not help him in building his career. The actor has made his father proud by showing his capabilities and making his own space in the industry. He is set to have a cool attitude. He loves to enjoy his role. Young Dhawan is a great fan of cricketer Sachin Tendulkar and also shares his birthday with him.
1. His nickname
While he was young his father used to call him “Pappu”.
2. He is obsessed with his hair.
It is often heard that women are obsessed with their hair, but its strange to know that the cool-attitude actor is obsessed with his hair. In an interview Varun Dhawan’s “Main Tera Tero” co-star revealed that he can spend hours over his hair to give them a perfect look.
3. He is a Govinda fan.
Varun is a fan of comedy actor Govida and also gave him a tribute with a film “Main Tera Hero”. Its also rumoured that till date Govinda haven’t watched the movie.
4. He got drunk for the shoot.
It is being said that Varun Dhawan got drunk to shoot an emotional scene with Alia Bhatt for “Badrinath Ki Dulhania” to get into the role. The actor thought that this way the scene would look more authentic. Its not for the first time he had shots for the Shoots. Earlier, to shoot an emotional scene with Alia, Varun got drunk to deliver an emotional scene in “ Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania”.
5. Worked as leaflet distributor
Sources say that the actor has also worked as a leaflet distributor for nightclubs to make some extra sum of money while studying in U.K.
6. His father refused to give him a break in movies.
David Dhawan, Varun’s father had a dream of seeing his son Varun to step in industy with his own capabilities without any of his help. He refused to launch a debut movie for Varun. Varun being father’s boy proved his father and made his debut in Karan Johar’s movie “Student of the year”.
7. Started his career as a co-director in the movie “My Name is Khan”.
Young Dhawan started his Bollywood career in the movie “My Name is Khan” not as an actor but working with Karan Johar as a co-director.
8. Wanted to become a wrestler.
As a child the star wanted to become a wrestler. His favourite wrestler is “The Rock.”