“Motichoor ladoo and Gajar ka Halwa in real life.”
Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone has responded to a viral meme about herself and her husband and fellow actor Ranveer Singh.
The couple shared a picture of themselves on their respective Instagram accounts to commemorate Diwali.
In the picture, the happy couple is seen laughing. Deepika is wearing a red outfit while Ranveer is wearing an orange kurta.
Sharing the picture, Ranveer captioned it:
“Aap sab ko Diwali ki hardik shubhkamnayein. Happy Diwali! Love & Light to all! @deepikapadukone.”
Deepika Padukone also posted a similar caption wishing her followers a happy Diwali.
Their picture was quickly turned into a meme. A fan editing the picture and compared the couple to popular Indian desserts, motichoor laddoo and gajar ka halwa.
The meme showed a collage of the two desserts with the caption: “Motichoor ladoo and Gajar ka Halwa in pictures.”
The second image was of the couple with the caption: “Motichoor ladoo and Gajar ka Halwa in real life.”
Reacting to the meme, Deepika Padukone shared it on her Instagram stories. She wrote:
“Sure…Why not!? @ranveersingh.”
Meanwhile, on Saturday, November 15, 2020, Deepika and Ranveer celebrated their second wedding anniversary.
Ranveer Singh took to Instagram to post a loved-up picture of himself with his wife. He wrote:
“Souls eternally intertwined. Happy second anniversary, my doll @deepikapadukone.”
“Two peas in a pod … Happy 2nd Anniversary @ranveersingh. You complete me …”, wrote Deepika.
On the work front, Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone will be seen starring opposite each other in Kabir Khan’s 83 (2020).
The upcoming sports film revolves around the Indian cricket team’s historic 1983 World Cup win.
Ranveer will be seen as former cricketer Kapil Dev while Deepika will portray his onscreen wife, Romi.
Previously, the couple has worked together in Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela (2013), Bajirao Mastani (2015) and Padmaavat (2018).
Ranveer even made a cameo appearance in Deepika’s film, Finding Fanny (2014).
Speaking to PTI about working with Ranveer for 83, Deepika explained that it was a refreshing experience.
“It was nice to work with Ranveer in a slightly more realistic setting. Not having to mouth such intense dialogue with that kind of language like we did in three films.
“It was refreshing. In fact, we had to remind ourselves that ‘this is the same actor I’ve worked with.’
“The characters are completely different; the era is completely different. The costume, the sets are so, so different and even refreshing.
“We both looked at each other and said, ‘wow, we should do stuff like this more often together’.”