Bollywood has its charm! Don’t you think? There are so many stories weaved magically into beautiful movies to win over our hearts. What makes these movies so appealing are the characters that inspire us and are just like us.
Here’s a list of few Bollywood characters that every 20 something will be able to connect with on a soulful level.
1. “Kaira” from Dear Zindagi
This character is played by Alia Bhatt and is the story of a lot of youth dealing with issues that hinder their present life.
Kaira is a character full of flaws, who have deep-rooted issues because of her past and is dealing with depression.
She is insecure and is confused like most of us but things change when she starts taking her therapy sessions. She works towards her mental health and meanwhile gives us some major life lessons. Her journey of self-discovery and self-growth inspired a lot of us and when she said “Jab hum Apne aap ko achchi tarah samajh lete hai … toh doosre kya samajhte hai, it doesn’t matter … not at all..” We felt it too.
2. “Naina” From Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani
Naina is a studious character who never got a chance to make friends or enjoy but when she went on a trip to Manali with strangers she discovered herself and even found the love of her life. But, the best part about her character is that even after all of this new-found freedom and having new experiences she is someone who always stuck to her true self and never forgot her ideals and believes.
3. “Rancho” from 3 Idiots
This character is unique just like his perspective about the whole education system and life in general.
He only wants to gain knowledge as he says to hai friends “ pursue excellence and success will chase you”.
He is emotional, even helped his friends pursue their dreams and full of self-confidence.
His journey from a small place where he studied under a false name and earned a degree for someone else to this famous scientist who changed the world of many will take you on an emotional roller coaster ride.“Arjun” from Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
4. “Arjun” from Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara
Loaded with responsibilities from a very early age this character never really enjoyed the simple pleasures of life. After finally taking a much-needed break from work when he goes on a trip to Spain and meets a stranger he finally comes face to face with reality and learns how to actually enjoy life.
Every workaholic can relate to this character!
5. “Rani” from Queen
If you faced a heartbreak, what would you do?
Well, this character went on her honeymoon alone. Rani who belongs to a small town gets stood up by his fiance on her marriage day, but does this make her stop being her awesome self? Absolutely Not! She packs her bag and goes on the trip alone, having new experiences and meeting new people. She doesn’t let her insecurities or her fear of unknown rule her. Her journey will make you laugh and cry and at the end aren’t we all a little messed up and yet win at life!
6. “Bunny” from Ye Jawani Hai Deewani
Bunny is a character who wants to live his life to the fullest. He has sky-high dreams and the potential to fulfil each one of them but at what cost!
He later realizes that when he was busy running behind his dreams he forgot about his roots and missed so much more.
Aren’t we all running behind our dreams in our 20s?
Being in your 20s is challenging and life can be pretty confusing, messy and heartbreaking sometimes. But don’t let anything and anyone bring you down!