After AK vs AK, Anil Kapoor and son Harshvarrdhan Kapoor are all set to come back collectively in Netflix film Thar. The movie can even see Anil collaborating with Satish Kaushik. At the trailer launch of Thar held on Monday, media quizzed the ‘Mr India and Calendar’ pair about their friendship. As they spoke at size of how they’re extra like household now, Satish recalled how the 2 grew to become buddies whereas engaged on Woh Saat Din.
Satish began by saying how working with Anil once more in Thar was ‘actually particular. Getting emotional, the senior actor then opened up about his many a long time of friendship with Anil Kapoor.
“It’s lovely to be working again with Anil. We go back a long way and have been working for 40 years now. Not many know I did a small part in Woh Saat Din, the film he made his Bollywood debut with. I played a flower wala with just a couple of lines. With time our relationship has grown and now we are close friends, family. It all started with that film,” he shared.
Thx quite a bit kapoor saab . U and ur friendship has made me a stronger particular person all the time . Woh 7 Din to Thar journey with u was so fulfilling & enjoyable with a lot work to do collectively & Future appears to be like so brilliant as I do know u are all the time with me . 🤗🤗🤗 https://t.co/K9jeUfKPab
— satish kaushik (@satishkaushik2) April 13, 2022
Satish Kaushik then went on to disclose a heart-warming story about how Anil assured he had one thing good to put on on shoot, and likewise received him a hike.
He mentioned, “I remember the first day of shoot, I had to wear a shirt. Anil brought one and said that Rishi Kapoor had worn it in Phool Khile Hain Gulshan Gulshan. He wasn’t just an actor but almost a production guy also (so had access to the costumes). It was Anil who saw me while performing at Prithvi Theatre and suggested my name to Boney Kapoor. I also remember Anil forced him to give me Rs 501, from my earlier decided fee of Rs 201. That is my relationship with him.”
When it was Anil Kapoor‘s flip to speak about his friendship with Satish Kaushik, he mentioned how the 2 maintain taking digs at one another and themselves, which ensures they’re all the time laughing.
He shared, “All I can say is that we both love films, love being on the set and telling stories. We also enjoy being part of the director’s vision. We both also love acting and are passionate about it. We also love laughing, and making fun of ourselves. And when we are not together, hum ek dusre ki peet piche burai karte hai (we talk ill about each other).”
Also starring Fatima Sana Shaikh, Mukti Mohan and Jitendra Joshi, Thar has been directed by Raj Singh Chaudhary. The thriller, set within the deserts of Rajasthan, will drop on May 6 on Netflix.