Did you know Katrina wanted to tie Akshay a rakhi?

Katrina Kaif reveals that she wanted to tie Akshay Kumar a rakhi on the occasion of Raksha Bandhan. However, Akshay refused her request, that left Katrina feeling dejected and confused.


Katrina Kaif and Akshay Kumar’s onscreen chemistry has produced blockbuster’s like ‘Welcome’, ‘Namaste London’ and ‘Singh in Kinng’. However, did you know that once Katrina wanted to tie Akshay Kumar a rakhi?

Yes, you heard that right!

During an appearance on Karan Johar’s popular chat show ‘Koffee with Karan’, Katrina revealed that on the sets of ‘Tees Maar Khan’, she was wondering why nobody wanted her to tie them rakhi. It was then that she saw Akshay walk in the door and so Katrina asked him if she could tie a rakhi to him. To which, Akshay asked her if she wanted a slap. According to Katrina, she has very high regard for Akshay and he is also a dear friend so she didn’t think there was anything wrong with wanting to tie him a rakhi.

Elaborating further on the story, the actress felt dejected and heartbroken that Akshay had refused her to tie him a rakhi. She met Arjun Kapoor on the same day and asked him if she could tie him a rakhi. Arjun flew out the door at the question. She chased him again the next day but the actress revealed that Arjun ran away once again.

On the work front, Katrina will next be seen in ‘Sooryavanshi’ alongside her could-be rakhi-brother Akshay Kumar. Their movie was set to hit the cinemas in March 2020, however due to the current pandemic scenario, the film had been pushed indefinitely.