Vogue modifications, however Rahul Khanna all the time makes heads flip (or maybe, makes fingers double-tap) for his easy and dapper sense of fashion. Whether or not it’s a easy tee or a ripped-body look, model is not any sweat for this “Bollywood boutique actor”.
On his ‘gram, his aesthetics have a temper for everybody. In Brunch, Rahul has recommendation for everybody. Boys, take notes from this connoisseur of grooming and magnificence. Women, we’re able to reveal some secrets and techniques.
In your Instagram bio, you name your self a “Boutique Bollywood Actor”. We all know you could have been a part of motion pictures that had been forward of their instances, comparable to Earth (1999), Bollywood/Hollywood (2002) after which Wake Up Sid! (2009). Have your film selections been very explicit since you are Vinod Khanna’s son?
I jokingly seek advice from myself as a “Boutique Bollywood Actor” as a result of folks have all the time struggled with find out how to slot me! I had been listening to the time period “boutique” used to explain every thing from resorts to funding companies that occupied a extra distinctive area and realised it was additionally fairly apt for me. I made a decision to attempt utilizing it and located it all the time received my level throughout — plus a very good chortle.
I’ve cherished being a part of mainstream movies like Love Aaj Kal, Elaan, Raqeeb, and many others. however I’ve additionally loved the a number of tasks that had been exterior that enviornment, be it Fireflies or The People — and even TV commercials, internet hosting dwell occasions or capturing journal trend editorials.
For me, the enjoyment of being in present enterprise is having the ability to work in numerous mediums, codecs, international locations, and languages. If it’s one thing artistic and enjoyable, I wish to be a part of it!
“I adore it when folks use their creativity to precise their personalities,” says model icon and actor Rahul Khanna
The trade can also be altering, with mini-series taking up the size and high quality of function movies, exhibition shifting from cinemas to streaming. Initiatives that may have as soon as been thought of off-the-beaten-track are actually a part of the mainstream.
We all know you’re a implausible performer, however what’s your relationship with trend? Was it one thing that you just had been all the time serious about or did you decide up the sport with time?
Vogue doesn’t actually curiosity me. Fashion does. I adore it when folks use their creativity to precise their personalities. It might be the way in which they costume, the phrases they use once they write, how they configure their residing areas or the way in which they throw a cocktail party — it’s about presenting your viewpoint to the world with out saying something.
Indian males are actually beginning to come into their very own sartorially and are more and more serious about creating their very own distinctive model. Personally, I’ve been actually fortunate that, by my work, I’ve had the privilege of working with a few of the finest stylists and designers from all around the world. I credit score them with cultivating that curiosity in me and honing and refining my model through the years.
Rahul Khanna says his social media permits him to current a extra actual facet of himself to his followers as he’s in any other case fairly a reserved particular person
Your Instagram aesthetic by way of trend and styling is on level! Whether or not it’s a easy white shirt and shorts or a bandhgala go well with, you permit your ‘gram viewers wanting extra. Particularly because you posted some relatively ‘daring’ photos. What’s your thought on leveraging social media for males’s trend and do you suppose it’s a very good suggestions mechanism?
I’m a non-public particular person by nature and a basic introvert. In actual life, I’m socially awkward — which many misread as stand-offish or snobbish! However social media has given me an incredible platform to interact with people who find themselves serious about me. I could be myself and join and share by myself phrases, at my very own consolation degree. I discover it may be enjoyable, cheeky and modern. Should you comply with me, you’re getting probably the most genuine, direct-to-consumer model of me, with none third get together, in-between!
Your Instagram feed has precipitated loads of hearts to flutter. So, with these dapper appears to be like and ripped physique, how come you might be nonetheless single? Or are we flawed about that?
Thanks to your Proper to Data software. I can verify I’m both single or dedicated. It’s most undoubtedly one of many two. Hope that clears it up!
May you please give our readers some trend and styling recommendation?
I’d like to! And that’s why I’m going to be doing a brand new bi-weekly column in HT Brunch, which debuts on September 6. I shall be answering all of your burning model questions and handing out all types of helpful (and steadily ineffective) recommendation on males’s model. When you’ve got any such urgent quandaries, you possibly can ship them in to the HT social media handles or to mine:
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From HT Brunch, September 6, 2020
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