Anuj, a young professional, is just getting by from day to day when the beautiful and vivacious Pakhi walks into his life and turns it upside down. Love blossoms and Anuj is convinced that she is the one for him. But when all is going well Pakhi leaves unexpectedly, and shatters Anuj's faith in love and happy endings. To shake off his depression and restart his life, he heads to Mumbai where he meets new people-the stunning Meera; rom-com specialist Vishal; the man of reasons, Rahim Chacha; and the lovely Anushka. With their help, he begins to put his past behind, but Fate intervenes. Will Anuj be able to find the answers he desperately seeks and finally find closure? Or does life have other plans? It Had to Be You is a story that, in its simplicity, shows us the importance of love, life, family and friendship.