In the latest episode of the much-loved talk show “Koffee With Karan” Season 8, Bollywood queens Kajol and Rani Mukerji graced the couch and shared candid insights into their illustrious careers. One of the most intriguing revelations of the episode during each of their rapid-fire rounds was the discussion about iconic films that the two leading ladies passed on during their journey in the film industry.

Kajol, known for her powerhouse performances in films like “Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge” and “Kuch Kuch Hota Hai,” surprised fans by admitting that she once turned down roles in films that went on to become a colossal hit. The ones that she mentioned this the fiery rapid-fire round were 3 Idiots, Dil Toh Pagal Hai and Mohra. Rani Mukerji, another Bollywood luminary with a plethora of critically acclaimed films, shared her own story of a missed opportunity. When asked the same question, she said that she didn’t turn down this film, but could not take it up as the director did not release her dates on time. And the film she did miss out on, was Aamir Khan starrer, and a blockbuster hit, Lagaan.

“Koffee With Karan” Season 8’s episode featuring Kajol and Rani Mukerji provided fans with a rare and insightful journey into the ups and downs of their illustrious careers. The revelations about passing on iconic films added a layer of vulnerability to these celebrated actors, reminding audiences that even the brightest stars grapple with the complexities of decision-making in the ever-evolving world of Bollywood.

For more revelations, check out the latest episode of Koffee With Karan Season 8 streaming exclusively on Disney+ Hotstar!