Although, celebrity life is an open book to the public. But our Bollywood celebrities can keep certain secrets from their fans. So, let’s raise the curtain on some of our Bollywood celebrity well-kept secrets.
Sharmila Tagore was the first Bollywood actress featured in a bikini
Veteran actress Sharmila Tagore became the first Bollywood actress to be featured in a bikini for Filmfare 1966. Sharmila wore a black and white bikini on the cover. Opening the same, the actress recently said he has no problem shooting at all.
Speaking similarly to a news website, Sharmila said, “My life choices, looking back, have been unconventional. But, like the bikini shot for Filmfare, that people don’t ever let me forget.”
“Mera Nam joker” was the first Bollywood movie have two intervals
Raj Kapoor’s 1970 film ‘Mera Naam Joker, which was produced and directed only by him and featured the start of Rishi Kapoor in Bollywood, was the first film to have two intervals.
While the film’s plot revolves around a comedian who has to make his audience laugh at his plight, it is one of the longest films in Indian cinema in 244 mins. The film did not receive a fair hearing from critics and viewers because of its length, but today it is considered a classic.
‘Mughal-e-Azam” was trilingual
It is reported that each scene in K Asif’s Mughal-e-Azam was shot three times. The first was in Hindi, the second in the Tamil language, and the third in English.
It is known that the Hindi version was a blockbuster, but the Tamil version went awry. So the producers later came up with the idea of emphasizing the English version with British actors.
Unfortunately, no English version print is available now.
Hrithik Roshan is Hrithik nagrath
The real name of Hrithik Roshan is Hrithik Rakesh Nagrath. According to a news website, Hrithik’s grandfather was a famous music director back in the day. During the 60s in the film industry, Hrithik’s grandfather was very famous and made a name for himself.
Thus furthering the legacy, Rakesh Roshan added his father’s name as his surname, and Hrithik also followed there in memory of his grandfather Roshanlal Nagrath. Several actors have changed their names for some reason in the past, which is why Hrithik Roshan, too, according to a news website.
Amitabh Bachan is ambidextrous
Amitabh Bachchan is one of India’s most influential actors. In addition to his excellent acting in movies, he is also very active in social media. Another rumor about the character is that he is ambidextrous. The character can write equally using both hands.
Salman Khan is obsessed with soaps and perfumes
Salman Khan likes to collect soap bars and perfumes. He wants to collect and use different fragrant soaps. In an interview with the leading daily, Salman Khan’s Kick partner Jacqueline Fernandez said Salman’s presence on the sets could easily be heard.
Grandfather of Kalki was the engineer of the Eiffel tower
Kalki Koechlin has an interesting ancestry. The character was born to French parents who came to India from Anger, France. So Kalki speaks Tamil, French, English, and Hindi fluently. The lesser-known fact about the character of ‘Margarita With A Straw’ is that she is the great-granddaughter of Maurice Koechlin, who was the Chief Engineer of the Eiffel Tower in Paris and, Statue of Liberty.
Ranbir Kapoor still takes pocket money from his mother
Ranbir Kapoor is one of Bollywood’s most diverse actors. The actor often shows off his acting skills, and the audience loves to watch his film. However, Bollywood’s heart will never fail to impress and remain in the news of her love affairs. It may be how successful he is at his job, but Ranbir remains Mom’s boy and still takes his money out of his mother’s pocket.
Yes, you can hear that! Ranbir Kapoor took Rs 1500 a week as money from his pocket to his mother, Neetu Kapoor. In his teenage days, the actor was accustomed to receiving a monthly allowance from his mother, which he continued to take until now. Although he is now one of Bollywood’s most sought-after actors, Ranbir still keeps him standing and takes money out of his pocket from his beloved mother.
Akshay Kumar has some superstitions
Akshay ‘Khiladi’ Kumar, who surprises us with his unusual titles and daredevil tricks, has a few superstitions.
Akshay initially believes that his films will never be known if he lives in India, so every time his films reach theaters, he travels outside of India before his release. Recently, a report published by the leading daily newspaper revealed that Akshay used to deliberately leave the country at the time of his film release as he felt that his films worked better when he traveled the country.
Sunil Dutt and Nargis
Sunil Dutt used to be RJ of Ceylon radio and Nargi’s fan. I got a chance to chat with his favorite character, but Sunil Dutt was so shocked while interviewing Nargis that he could not speak a word, and the interview was canceled.
Later, while shooting an Indian mother, they fell in love and later married when rumors of the love of Nargis and Raj Kapoor had created an oral word for almost every Bollywood actor or fan. However, the stories did not affect Sunil’s feelings for Nargis. So, Sunil has decided to remain calm and wait until time tells him to get closer to Nargis. After waiting a while, love finally knocked on Dutt’s door.