Katrina Kaif had told that she wanted to tie a rakhi to Akshay Kumar during the shooting of the song ‘Sheela Ki Jawani’.
Akshay Kumar and Katrina have done many films together. Katrina also worked with Akshay Kumar in the 2010 film, Tees Maar Khan. The item number of this film, ‘Sheela Ki Jawani’ was well-liked. An interesting anecdote about this song was told by Katrina on The Kapil Sharma Show.
She had told that she wanted to tie rakhi to Akshay Kumar during the shooting of this song. Actually Kapil Sharma had asked Katrina, ‘Katrina, many actresses come… like Sonakshi Sinha had tied me a rakhi. I don’t mind, what to do now? If tied, tied. We have heard one thing that when the song ‘Sheela Ko Jawani’ was being shot, you told Akshay paaji that I want to tie a rakhi to you?’
Kapil Sharma asked Katrina if she did not know the meaning of Rakhi? Katrina Kaif replied, ‘Let me tell you why. I know the meaning of Rakhi. But the real meaning of Rakshabandhan is that your brother will protect you. On the other hand, Akshay is such a good friend of mine, has always supported me. They also protect me, take care of me.
Akshay Kumar and Katrina Kaif have worked together in films like Namastey London, De Dana Dan, Humko Deewana Kar Gaye, Singh is King. The two will now be seen together after 10 years in Rohit Shetty’s film, ‘Sooryavanshi’.
Why did it take so long for the two to work together? Regarding this, Katrina had said, ‘Akshay Kumar was very busy. Do four to five films in a year. I was very busy too. On this reply of Katrina, Akshay Kumar said in a joking tone, ‘I was busy in films, so were there no heroines inside the film? I had sent him two films.