The sizzling power couple of Bollywood, Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh, graced the premier episode of Karan Johar’s Koffee With Karan Season 8. The episode was nothing short of a rollercoaster of emotions, as Ranveer and Deepika divulged fascinating insights into their relationship, love life, and everything in between. From sharing their previously unseen wedding video to discussing their dreamy proposal, here are the top highlights and revelations from the dynamic duo on Koffee With Karan Season 8.
5 Major Highlights from Koffee With Karan Season 8
The Beginning of Deepveer
The chemistry between Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone ignited during their work on “Ram-Leela,” a film that stands as a testament to their unmatched on-screen spark. In the episode of Koffee With Karan 8, Ranveer Singh revealed that he had watched Deepika Padukone in “Cocktail” and was immediately smitten by her. When Deepika replaced Kareena Kapoor in “Ram-Leela,” Ranveer was left in awe as he watched her grace the screen, and the rest, as they say, is history. “Ram-Leela” perfectly encapsulates Deepveer’s scorching chemistry, coupled with a captivating storyline, making it a film cherished more with each passing day.
A Dreamy Proposal: Ranveer’s Romantic Gesture in the Maldives
During the show, Ranveer Singh unveiled the secret that they had been secretly engaged for three years, with the proposal taking place in 2015. Ranveer disclosed in Koffee with Karan 8 that he had carried a stunning diamond ring with him to the Maldives. But it didn’t end there; as they embarked on a sandbank adventure, their boat led them to a secluded island in the middle of the sea.
There, with just a sliver of sand surrounded by water, Ranveer saw the perfect opportunity to pop the question. Deepika, moved by the gesture, tearfully said ‘yes’ to Ranveer. As he recounts, “And then we were engaged.” It was nothing short of a fairytale moment.
Meeting the Family
Ranveer Singh reminisced on Koffee with Karan 8 about the time he met some of Deepika’s friends whom she affectionately referred to as her family. He described an amusing moment when Deepika whispered in his ear, “Listen, I’m going to tell them now,” to which Ranveer responded, “Don’t.” But then, out of the blue, she announced, “You know, he proposed marriage to me, and I said yes.” Ranveer added, “I found myself outside their room in their Bangalore home, pressing my ear to the door, and I could hear Amma and Deepika in a heated discussion.
She was asking, ‘Who is this guy? He proposed marriage, and you said yes?’ It was at that point that Ranveer began to pray for divine intervention. He humorously added, “It took a lot of effort on my part to earn a place in Amma’s heart, and now I think I’m one of her favorite people in the whole world.”
Capturing Love: Sharing Ranveer and Deepika’s Unseen Wedding Video
The episode turned emotional when Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone shared their previously unreleased wedding video on Koffee with Karan 8. The video beautifully encapsulated precious moments from Deepveer’s wedding, from the engagement to the wedding ceremony and the heartfelt wedding vows. It was a perfect blend of joy, tears, and love.
Ranveer’s Support for Deepika in Her Battle with Depression
Deepika Padukone has openly discussed her battle with depression for some time now. During the episode, she revealed that her struggle began in 2014, and she had been on medication for a while. She shared that Ranveer Singh had created a supportive and nurturing environment for her. When Ranveer recognized the gravity of her depression, he made the tough decision to call her family to Mumbai. Deepika also disclosed that she didn’t want to go on living before seeking professional medical help.
The first episode of Koffee With Karan Season 8 is now available on Disney+Hotstar. On the work front, Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone will be seen together in Rohit Shetty’s “Singham Again.”