Shashi Kapoor was some of the well-liked actors again within the day. He did some sensible movies within the business together with Deewar, Shaan and Suhaag to call just a few. Today, we deliver you a throwback of the time when Sharmila Tagore ran her automobile into Shashi who jokingly mentioned that his spouse Jennifer would ask her for cash if she repeated it. Scroll under to learn the inside track.
It was when the duo was taking pictures for ‘Suhana Safar’ in 1970 and Sharmila misplaced management of her automobile and bumped into Shashi who was standing shut by.
Sharmila Tagore narrated this incident to Aseem Chhabra for his e-book titled Shashi Kapoor: The Householder, The Star. The veteran actress mentioned, “We were shooting Suhana Safar, and there was a scene where I was supposed to drive downhill, and Shashi was to jump out of the way. But something went wrong—I just could not control the clutch and brake and sped into a culvert. While the poor light man holding a reflector fell, Shashi remained unscathed. Later, he quipped, ‘Do that again, and Jennifer will come to you with three children and say she doesn’t have money for milk!’ He could always joke, and yet remain cordial and respectful.”
Sharmila Tagore additionally revealed how Shashi Kapoor would tease her and mentioned, “Shashi would constantly tease me because I would argue a lot with the directors on the sets. Each time, he’d remind me to get on with it—don’t bicker, just do it! This is what I’ve learnt from him. When you are doing a film for money or to help a friend out, be clear about the motives and then finish what needs to be done. When you come to the set, and are aware of the limitations of the script or the director, don’t expect pigs to fly.”
That’s what associates do, proper? Haha.
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