As Varun Dhawan turned a year older on Sunday, celebrities like Anil Kapoor, Ayushmann Khurrana, Huma Qureshi and Karan Johar opted for the virtual way to wish the Bollywood's “talented hit machine” a happy birthday.
The son of filmmaker David Dhawan, Varun entered Bollywood with the multi-starrer “Student of the Year” in 2012 along with Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra.
The actor then went on to experiment with his craft by doing films like “Main Tera Hero”, “Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania”, “Badlapur”, “ABCD 2” and “Dilwale”. Varun has a lot to look forward to, with films like “Dishoom”, "Shuddhi" and “Judwaa 2” lined up.
Before entering the silver screen, Varun worked behind the camera as an assistant director of “My Name Is Khan”.
Here's what the stars tweeted as Varun turned 29:
Anil Kapoor: Happy Birthday Varun Dhawan. Substance, of talent and personality, is a rare and beautiful thing that you seem to wear with such ease.
Ayushmann Khurrana: Happy birthday to the talented hit machine Varun Dhawan. Have a good one bud.
Huma Qureshi: Happy birthday to the one and only Varun Dhawan... Love his madness ... You can't help but adore him ... Have a fabulous year!
Shruti Haasan: Wishing Varun Dhawan a very happy birthday! Keep on rockin and rollin Mr V!
Jacqueline Fernandez: Happy Birthday Varun Dhawan #coco sends his love!
Karan Johar: Happy birthday Varun! Varun Dhawan... all my love ... thoughts and energies for you! Now and forever...
Satish Kaushik: Wishing you a Happy Birthday...All the happiness and success..love always
Vishal Dadlani: Happy Birthday to Varun Dhawan! You deserve it all, and more! Keep making David-Sir and @karanjohar, and all of us proud!
Milap Zaveri: Happy birthday to the hero with unparalleled talent and a heart of gold. Love you!
Humbled by all the wishes, Varun took to Twitter to thank all his friends and well-wishers, saying that he is trying to “read everything”.
He posted: “Thank you everyone for all the wishes, love and gifts just still trying to read everything so will take a little time. But all your wishes and love from everywhere means the world to me. Thank you. Feel so blessed to have you guys as my fans”.