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16 Candid Revelations From Virat Kohli And Aamir Khan's Diwali Special Show

"Everything I've learnt in the last three-four years, I've learnt from Anushka."

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Earlier this week, two of India's biggest superstars, Virat Kohli and Aamir Khan, came together for a special Diwali chat show on Zee TV.

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Over the course of the hour, the duo discussed everything from their childhoods to their careers. Here's everything you might've missed:

1. The show started with the two bonding over the fact that neither had completed their education due to their careers.

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2. But then Aamir reiterated that following their passions didn't mean that they had stopped learning.

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3. Aamir spoke about how the weight he gained for his role in Dangal changed everyone's perception of him.

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4. Virat also spoke about his struggles with weight, and how the 2012 IPL season completely changed his approach towards fitness.

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5. He talked about how much his deceased father affected his morals and principles, right from his childhood.

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6. He revealed the origins of the pet name that everyone in the Indian team knows him by.

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7. And then he revealed how his captain and wicket keeper accidentally publicised "Cheeku" during a match.

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8. With Virat hogging the spotlight, Aamir went in with this hilarious jibe when they were talking about their favourite films.

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9. He also left Virat stunned by revealing his secret obsession with solving Rubik's Cubes.

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Like a boss, he managed to solve one on the show in under a minute... WHILE answering questions.

10. While discussing the 2011 World Cup final, Virat revealed exactly how nervous he was.

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11. Like many people, Aamir told Virat how impressed he was by his acting on TV... Only to be promptly shut down.

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12. But despite saying he wasn't interested in a film career, Virat showed that he could shake a leg as well as anyone.

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If not better.

13. His teammate K.L. Rahul revealed Virat's love for going shirtless now that he had a toned body.

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14. And Dangal director Nitesh Tiwari revealed a side of Aamir that the general public has never seen.

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15. At one point, Virat asked Aamir a question that only a superstar of his stature could ask him.

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16. And the show ended on a very sweet note, with Virat revealing why he admires his girlfriend Anushka Sharma so much.

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You can watch the entire show here.