Suave, sophisticated and ruthless, he knows the dark side of life. He also knows the power of money and the power of might and how to make maximize both. And when it comes to his family, he will hurt, humiliate...even kill...anyone who dares threaten them.
Akshay Kumar as Shekhar Bhatia
Simple, hard working and sentimental, his life is full of sunshine and laughter. When he's not busy cooking up dishes in a restaurant, he's busy cooking up excuses for his younger brother. He is sure that his love will safeguard his family.
Aryeman as Aryan
Pampered and easy going, he's the younger brother who just has to utter the code word 'KING' which means 'bhai main musibat main hoon, aake mujhe bacha lo' (brother I am in problem, come and save me) and big brother will come running. But one terrible day he grows up and comes into his own with the realization that family comes first, he doesn't care what happens to himself.
Bhoomika Chawla as Bhumika
Dedicated and serious about her work, she has a whacky sense of humor outside the hospital. She loves Shekhar and his family and believes that family is not only about blood ties, but more about love ties.
Shernaaz Patel as Sharda
Sweet and simple, she is an unlikely wife for the ambitious and ruthless Viren Sahani. Part of her simplicity stems from her rigid sense of right and wrong and she will never forgive the guilty, even if it's her own husband.
Spoilt, egoistic, heartless - he's Viren Sahai's beloved son. He will indulge in the most heinous of crimes, confident that his powerful father will always save him. And when it comes to his family, why, he comes first, family be damned.
Family is the story of two families, that of Viren Sahi and Shekhar Bhatia - two worlds totally different from each other and how these worlds collide with catastrophic consequences one fateful night.
Family is the story of Shekhar, a man who didn't have much in life, but whose one and only investment pays of fully - his Family.
It is the story of Aryan, powered by the love of his family which gives him the strength to take on the might of an invincible gangster.
It is the story of Sharda, a woman who feared her whole life that her family would have to pay for her husband's sins and now finds that the time has come. It is about the price she has to pay now, to protect her family.
It is the story of Bhumika, who has to find some hidden reservoirs of strength in herself and fight to save her husband's family from breaking down.
Most important, Family is the story of Viren Sahi, a gangster who finds too late that you may have everything - power, success, wealth, fear - but if you don't have family, you have nothing.