Ae Dil Hai Mushkil

Feature FilmReleased Hindi

Ae Dil Hai Mushkil

Dir.:ected by Karan Johar | Rated: U/A (CBFC) | 2h 38min | 28 Oct 2016


Ayan (Ranbir Kapoor) and Alizeh Khan (Anushka Sharma) spot each other at a pub in London and go on to share some passionate moments but soon break into a lighter mood, developing a b connection. Alizeh tells Ayan, who is an MBA student but dreams of becoming a singer, that it is important to go through a heartbreak to be able to sing soulfully. Alizeh finds her best friend in Ayan, but Ayan is not certain if his feelings for her are limited to friendship. While enjoying their holiday in Paris, Alizeh bumps into long-lost true love DJ Ali (Fawad Khan) at a pub. Alizeh and Ayan proceed on separate paths, leading Ayan to the quest for his true love as well as true heartbreak.The second half brings a twist with a chance meeting between shayara (poetess) Saba Taliyar Khan (Aishwarya Rai Bachchan) and Ayan. An indulgent, passionate relationship between them leaves Ayan in more agony and frenzy regarding his feelings for Alizeh. As Ayan's voice becomes more soulful, the narration proceeds, unravelling multiple layers of each relationship. Each relationship profoundly affects the other, culminating in the characters understanding the essence of true love and romance, and the intricacies of friendship.

Release Date
28 Oct 2016
Drama, Romance
Aspect Ratio
2h 38min
Censor Rating

Cast and Crew

Ranbir Kapoor
as Ayan
Anushka Sharma
as Alizeh
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan
as Saba Taliyar Khan
Fawad Khan
as DJ Ali
Lisa Haydon
as Lisa D'souza
Imran Abbas
as Dr. Faisal Khan
Directed by
Karan Johar
Written by
Karan Johar,
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