Taking to Instagram, Saira Banu dropped throwback footage and clips of her and Dev Anand from one in every of their movies.
Banu revealed how her mom and actress Naseem Banu, was provided roles in Dev Anand’s movies ‘CID’ and ‘Kaala Pani’ however she needed to decline resulting from different commitments.
The observe learn, “Comfortable one hundredth Birthday !Within the 1955 movie “C.I.D” Dev Saab needed to forged my mom Naseemji however at the moment Sultan bhai and I have been education in London and she or he needed to be there with us, so she declined. Shakilaji did the identical function. The same factor occurred within the 1958 movie “KAALA PAANI” the place Naseemji’s function was then performed by Nalini Jaywant. Sahib had described her because the “Best Actress” he ever labored with”. We the household knew Dev Saab as an effervescent and pleasant man who liked all of us, be it Sahib, Naseemji, and myself. His favorite punch line was “Hey”! We should meet” however that occurred sometimes.”
The veteran actress additionally shared how Dev Saab was shy, withdrawn throughout capturing of ‘Pyar Mohabbat’ on board songs, romantic and comedy scenes with a houseful of foreigner Vacationer.
“For Shankar Mukerji’s “PYAAR MOHABBAT” Saab and I have been filming on an enormous ship from Bombay to Aden, capturing on board songs, romantic and comedy scenes with a houseful of foreigner Vacationer laden Europeans. The journey was for a few days and we have been to complete our work in that point. Now, would you consider it, he was so withdrawn of this crowd of foreigners that on the primary day he needed to get accustomed to the thought of them being on the market,” Banu continued.
She added, “He was a shy, withdrawn particular person Dev Saab, he felt he needed to get used to the faces of the group earlier than beginning the work. “Shankar I’ve to chill out and get used to the faces of those foreigners!” The subsequent day Shankarji and I ventured into his cabin and talked to him. I mentioned, look it’s important to choose me up and throw me into the swimming pool and occasions working out quickly, the ship will land at Aden in a days time and we should pack up! I obtained him out and it was easy crusing since then.”
Banu said, “Thankfully Dev Saab would at all times ahead a job to me in his movie, one good instance was “GUIDE” for which Ted Danielwski got here to my mom’s Nepean Sea Street Home at ‘Sea Belle’ to ask me for the movie. At the moment I used to be to do Mehboob Khan’s ‘HABBA KHATOON” , the story of the Kashmiri poetess and the function of Yusuf Chak, the Kashmiri prince was to be performed by Sahib. This was my precedence and so I needed to decline “GUIDE”. I’m blissful about this as a result of I really feel I’d have been too younger to do that function. Equally I couldn’t do “TEEN DEVIYAAN” or “JEWEL THIEF. Now, there’s one other humorous incident with Dev Saab, I’ll write about it tomorrow.”
Earlier at present, Prime Minister Narendra Modi additionally remembered the long-lasting actor.
Taking to X (previously referred to as Twitter), PM Modi dropped a few footage with the late veteran star and wrote, “Dev Anand Ji is remembered as an evergreen icon. His aptitude for storytelling and keenness for cinema have been unmatched. His movies not solely entertained but in addition mirrored the altering society and aspirations of India. His timeless performances proceed to affect generations. Remembering him on his one hundredth delivery anniversary.”
Dev Anand was born on September 26, 1923, and is taken into account some of the profitable actors within the Bollywood movie business.
In a profession spanning virtually six many years, the actor created a mark together with his roles in movies like ‘Information,’ ‘Taxi Driver,’ ‘Jewel Thief’ and ‘CID’.
He broke new grounds, taking part in a smuggler in ‘Jaal,’ absconding gang member in ‘Dushman,’ black marketeer in ‘Kalabazaar’ and a assassin in ‘Bombay Ka Babu.
In addition to being an actor, he was additionally a author, director, and producer recognized for his work in Hindi cinema.
The late actor who acquired India’s third-highest civilian award, Padma Bhushan took his final breath in his room at The Washington Mayfair Lodge in London on the age of 88 on December 3, 2011 (4 December 2011 I.S.T.). (ANI)
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