Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor surprised the public when they recently announced that they are expecting their first child. Prior to the unveiling, the couple had prepared for all kinds of questions they would receive from the media about their pregnancy. Alia, who tied the knot with Ranbir on April 14, had revealed in an Instagram post on June 27 that their baby is “coming soon”. Read also| Alia Bhatt hugs Ranbir Kapoor at the airport as she returns from Heart of Stone shoot
Ranbir Kapoor recently revealed that Alia would conduct fake interviews to prepare him for all the paternity questions that would be put to him by the media. While Alia was in London filming her Hollywood debut Heart of Stone, Ranbir was in Mumbai giving interviews as part of promotions for his upcoming film Shamshera.
In a recent interview with Indian Express, Ranbir said: “I knew I would get this (paternity) question a lot if I promote Shamshera. So I had also rehearsed a lot with Alia. She asked me: ‘Ranbir, monkey pita banne wale ho, monkey kya kehna chaahte ho?’ (Ranbir, you’re going to be a father. What do you think?) But these were just words, and I can’t describe the real feeling I feel inside me. I am very happy and very excited, and very nervous, I am also terrified, but I am very grateful.”
Ranbir and Alia had a romantic reunion at Mumbai airport in the early hours of the morning when she returned home from Europe. In the interview given the day before her return, Ranbir said: “(I) have always wanted children, me and Alia have been talking about children since we met. We want to have many children in life, no matter how much we She’s back tonight, I’m going to see her in two months, so we’ve been talking and planning (to do) a lot. We’ve been on the phone every day, dreaming about the future, what it’s going to be. But until the day it happens, I don’t know what it will be like, but I’m so excited.”
Ranbir and Alia, who are expecting their first child, are also expecting a number of movie releases in the coming months. shamsheraRanbir’s first double-role film, will hit theaters on July 22. Brahmastra, Ranbir and Alia’s first film together, is slated to release on September 9. Alia’s next film Darlings, which also marks her production debut, will hit Netflix on August 5. In addition, Ranbir has Animal with Rashmika Mandanna, while Alia Rocky has Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani with Ranveer Singh in the pipeline.