Amitabh Bachchan maybe bought one of many sweetest surprises within the type of a want from his Don co-star Zeenat Aman on his birthday. The veteran actor turned 81 on Wednesday, 10 October. Marking Huge B’s special occasion, Zeenat Aman shared an elaborate notice on her Instagram deal with a day later. The actress started by saying, “I missed wishing Mr. Bachchan on his birthday yesterday, so let me make up for it by telling a story about him that I mentioned previously.”
Zeenat Aman narrated a narrative of that solely time Amitabh Bachchan was late to set, in accordance with her. She went on to say, “We had a morning shift that day, and I hitched a ride to set with the film’s producer. As always, I had my script in hand and rehearsed my lines as we drove to the studio. Upon my arrival, I went directly to my makeup room, and informed the crew to send me a message once Mr. Bachchan was ready for the shot,” the actress stated.
The celebrated star additional famous that an assistant director knocked on her door after about an hour and knowledgeable that Amitabh Bachchan had arrived and walked straight to the set. Zeenat added that their roll time got here and went however there was no sigh of the famous person. After about an hour, an AD knowledgeable her that Huge B had arrived and gone straight to the set.
Zeenat continued, “I immediately leapt up and made my way downstairs. I had just about stepped foot on set when from across the room the director let loose a torrent of abuse! He was absolutely catatonic, and under the impression that it was I who had held up production.” She added that the crew members have been surprised because the director ranted at her. The actress was in tears and made an about-turn, marching again to her make-up room. She even instructed her workforce to pack up.
Huge B, nonetheless, apologised on the director’s behalf and satisfied the actress to renew the shoot. Zeenat acknowledged, “Even as they zipped up my makeup kit, the lovely producer arrived at my door, followed closely by Mr. Bachchan. ‘Babs, I know it’s my fault. The man is a fool and he’s drunk. Let it go and let’s get to work,’ he said. I accepted Mr. Bachchan’s apology of course but I was still stinging from the unwarranted dressing down I had received.”
The actress concluded saying that she was in no temper to shoot following the humiliation. When she agreed to lastly come again on set, Zeenat added that the director “threw himself at my feet and begged my forgiveness”. She asserted that though she competed that specific movie, she by no means labored with that particular person once more. It was, nonetheless, not recognized which movie’s taking pictures it was.
Zeenat Aman shared the display house with Amitabh Bachchan in a number of iconic movies like Don, Dostana, Laawaris, Pukar, The Nice Gambler and so forth.