Karisma Kapoor bagged a Filmfare award and a National award for her function in Dil Toh Pagal Hai. The movie that starred her together with Shah Rukh Khan and Madhuri Dixit has a cult following and is certainly one of YRF’s largest romantic dramas of all time.
Recalling the time she was supplied the movie, Karisma shared on a actuality tv present that she had rejected the function as a result of she needed to dance with Madhuri Dixit. She stated, “Every single heroine refused the film. The role came to me…it was a dance film and that too to work opposite Madhuri Dixit, they said ‘How can we dance alongside Madhuri Dixit ji!’ Initially, I too said no to it as it was a dance film and competition dance with Madhuri Dixit. I said, ‘This isn’t happening’. Then finally, Yash ji and Adi (Yash Chopra and Aditya Chopra) narrated the story to me. My mother told me, ‘You must take up the challenge. You are a big fan of Madhuri Dixit, you must do it. You work hard and you will shine.”
Needless to say, her dance sequence with Madhuri went on to turn out to be probably the most copied and impressed scenes of all time.