Birthdays are more than a celebration, it’s a reunion, rewinding beautiful memories, and moving one step ahead in life. And it is same for everyone, be it celebrity or commoner. Today is that day for one of the famous Bollywood celeb. Guess who turns older today and look even more Jhakas than before.
You guessed it right, it’s Anil Kapoor. The forever favorite, Mr.India turns 64 today but he does not look old at all. He is getting younger and fit day by day.
His million followers are pouring wishes across the globe for his good health and calling him ” A timeless entertainer.” Indeed!
This living legend has given many famous movies and entertained us not only in Bollywood films but also in Hollywood movies. His acting skills and dialogues are commendable and unforgettable.
What’s more surprising is his secret talent. Getting curious, scroll up!
5 Facts About Anil Kapoor To Know
Beginning Of Legend
Anil had started his filmy career from the 1983 movie ” Woh 7 Din.” He played the role of a singer named Prem who fell in love with Maya ( Padmini Kolhapure)
Both get separated by destiny wherein Maya was forced to marry and attempted suicide on her big day. However, his husband-to-be ( Naseeruddin Shah) decided to reunite both Maya and Prem but it didn’t happen as planned. And the movie end without the reunion of lover.
This was a remake of Tamil film Andha 7 Naatkal.
OMG! Mr. India Is A Trained Classical Singer
Many fans don’t know that Anil is not only a star actor, but a great singer too. He got training in semi-classical singing and has also sung for movies. The very first song was in his first movie ‘Woh 7 Din’
Later, he gave his voice to song ” I Love You” which is a popular song from the 2000 movie ” Hamara Dil Aapke Paas Hai.” And he hasn’t stopped singing after coming into mainstream Bollywood.
This talented star has really got a great voice and he has sung a kannada song at the Ganesh Utsav festival in Bengaluru once. He was in the Naguva Nayana song of Movie ” Pallavi Anu Pallavi.”
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First Film Debut
1983 movie was not Anil’s first Bollywood movie, he had appeared in the film ” Hamare Tumhare” which was released in 1979. However, he was offered a small role in the movie as Vipin.
First Hollywood Debut
Unlike Bollywood debut, Hollywood project in which Anil worked was a biggest success of the film industry. The actor has also received the Guild Award for his role in Danny Boyle’s movie ” Slumdog Millionaire.”
Indeed the story was brilliant and Anil won the hearts of millions in the movie. He has also worked in other international projects- Mission Impossible starrer Tom Cruise, and 24 as producer and main lead.
Not The First Choice
Anil Kapoor was not chosen as Mr. India by the filmmakers. Their first choice was none other than Big B Amitabh Bachchan. Later, the role was offered to Rajesh Khanna.
Fortunately, he said no as he was not okay with the concept of movie. Anil got the role and Mr. India turned out to be one of the best movies of Bollywood.
Latest Release Of Anil Kapoor
His latest movie Jug Jugg Jeeyo is under progress. Upcoming projects of Anil include Takht as well. Recently, his AK vs AK is released on Netflix here’s the trailer:
Celebration From The Sets
Anil Kapoor is at present shooting for the film ” Jug Jugg Jeeyo” with Kiara Advani, and Varun Dhawan. The cast celebrated his birthday on the set, here’s the clip:
— Filmfare (@filmfare) December 24, 2020
His daughter Sonam has penned a beautiful note for the dady Anil.
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Here’s how Dhamal 2 co-star Madhuri wished him:
— Madhuri Dixit Nene (@MadhuriDixit) December 24, 2020
Kareena Kapoor Khan posted a story on her instagram profile wishing legend on his birthday and said,
“Happy birthday Anil jiii…my forever favourite. May we always give it our best shot….in life or in front of the camera. Always the best. #legend @anilskapoor.”
Indeed he is the best and has always given us the best whether in form of movies, dance movies, and fitness advices.
Happy Birthday Anil Ji!!!