Dilip Kumar was shocked to learn that stars charge money to attend weddings | Hindi Movie News

Writer director Rumi Jaffrey first met Dilip Kumar together with veteran comic Johnny Walker at his residence. Talking about his first assembly with the thespian, Jaffrey mentioned, “As a result of I had accompanied Johnny Walker uncle I used to be given additional significance by Dilip saab. I keep in mind he got here and sat subsequent to me on the couch and requested if the media studies about stars had been simply rumours and an try to tarnish the picture of the movie business. He was actually shocked once I informed him it was true that actors certainly charged cash for appearances at weddings. He informed me, ‘I’m going to weddings totally free and it’s only to bless the couple and once I go to a showroom opening that too free, I comeback and supply prayers with the want that the enterprise of the individual prospers as a result of I don’t wish to get blamed ke inke haath manhoos hain’.”

That Dilip Kumar and Sunil Dutt had been nice pals is well-known within the movie business. Rumi recollects the day Sunil Dutt handed away, “The raise of Dutt saab’s constructing had damaged down once I reached his home and noticed Saira Banu and Dilip Kumar’s brother Ehsaan who knowledgeable me concerning the elevator.” Rumi continues, “Saira ji took the steps, my assistant Tinu Desai and I stayed behind her simply in case she get drained, so we’d be proper there, however she didn’t cease even as soon as and climbed these 11 flooring to achieve Dutt saab’s house. Nonetheless, after she reached the highest she informed us to tell Dilip Kumar that he ought to keep away from climbing all the way in which up because the raise was not working however what we see 20 minutes later is, Dilip Kumar, who was a coronary heart affected person, had climbed 11 flooring to see his buddy for the final time. That was the type of bond he shared with Dutt saab.’’

Rumi belongs to Bhopal the place Dilip Kumar’s movie ‘Naya Daur’ was shot within the 50s. He informs that his hometown had a giant Dilip Kumar fan membership. He mentioned, “All these followers used to put on a white shirt, white trouser and white slippers and everybody’s nickname was Dilip. Consider it or not, the followers from this membership organised two separate reception dinners for 1000 individuals to rejoice Dilip Kumar’s marriage ceremony. Dilip saab had no clue about these celebrations.”

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