‘Baghban’ was to be made with Dilip Kumar-Rakhi, not Amitabh Bachchan-Hema Malini

BR Chopra and Dilip Kumar labored collectively in 4 movies however not many would know that Kumar was the unique selection for ‘Baghban’. This was revealed by BR Chopra’s daughter-in-law Renu Chopra.

Let me inform you, after 20 years, the movie was made with Amitabh Bachchan by which Hema Malini was seen reverse him. Renu Chopra narrating the true story of ‘Baagban’ stated, ‘My father-in-law needed to make that movie with Dilip Kumar and Rakhi however he dropped out after which fell unwell. The movie may not be made with him.

Script adjustments
Renu additional stated, ‘When the movie was to be made later, some adjustments have been made within the script. The story was to be associated to Valentine’s Day however its topic was to be saved the identical as earlier than. Ravi invited Dilip Kumar for the muhurat of the movie however he was not feeling effectively and he was on a wheelchair.

Invited on Muhurta
Renu says, “When we went to invite Dilip Kumar for a muhurta, Saira remembered the whole story of the movie that was narrated to Dilip Sahab. She remembered all of the scenes and was very impressed with the romance of the couple.

Dilip Kumar labored in these movies

Let us inform you, Dilip Kumar labored with Chopra Company in movies like ‘Naya Daur’, ‘Dastan’, ‘Majdoor’ and ‘Dahleez’ and he all the time maintained this relationship. Describing the story of the units of ‘Naya Daur’, Renu says, ‘The movie was to be shot in Bhopal and Mrs Chopra took care of the kitchen. At that point Ravi was solely 7 years previous. One day my mother-in-law had to go to purchase some stuff, Dilip Kumar informed her, ‘I’ll give Ravi a shower.’ It exhibits the humility of a person. I was his favourite daughter-in-law.

So Dilip Kumar seen on this movie with Dharmendra
BR Chopra needed to make the movie ‘Chanakya Chandragupta’ and it was to be produced by Kishore Sharma however Sharma died. Perhaps this was the event when Dharmendra will get an opportunity to work with Dilip Kumar. According to Renu, Chopra sahib had satisfied Dilip Kumar to play Chanakya. At the identical time, Dharmendra had to develop into Chandragupta and Zeenat Aman to develop into Helena however the movie may not be made.

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