Dimple Kapadia received candid in an interview, the place she revealed particulars of her marriage with celebrity Rajesh Khanna and their separation. The actress received married six months earlier than her debut movie Bobby launched in 1973.
Bobby marked the debut of each Rishi Kapoor and Dimple Kapadia, and was a giant hit. Even after 5 a long time of its launch, it stays some of the talked about Bollywood motion pictures. Kapadia was solely 17 when she made her debut and immediately rose to fame. Nevertheless it wasn’t simply her function in Bobby that caught the headlines, her private life did as nicely.
It was reported that Dimple Kapadia and Rajesh Khanna met on the flight for the primary time. After she signed Raj Kapoor’s movie, she headed to Ahmedabad for an occasion. Recalling the incident at an occasion a few years in the past, she mentioned, “We have been going to Ahmedabad on a personal flight for a perform. I used to be born dramatic. Bachpan se drama ka shauk bahut jyada tha. He sat subsequent to me. I used to be taking a look at him. Rajesh Khanna, I imply come on guys, give me a break. I very chalaak-ly advised him, ‘Wahan toh bohot crowd hoga, bheed hogi. Aap mera haath pakdoge na? (That place will likely be very crowded proper? Will you maintain my hand?)’ He mentioned, ‘Haan bilkul (Sure, why not).’ I replied, ‘Hamesha ke liye? (Ceaselessly?)’ And the remainder is historical past. It occurred.”
Dimple Kapadia and Rajesh Khanna had two daughters, Twinkle Khanna and Rinke Khanna and broke off their marriage later in 1982. Dimple additionally commented on the rationale behind them parting methods in an interview. She mentioned, “I believe we have been two very completely different sorts of individuals. I used to be in all probability very younger to grasp what was taking place to this man, who was a celebrity. I’ve by no means been capable of perceive stars and their behaviour patterns in any respect as a result of I’m not one myself. I simply couldn’t perceive”
She additionally opened up about how instrumental Bobby was in shaping her profession. She commented, “I see it as a lease of life. After 10 years, that’s the one movie that took me the place I used to be in life. No one would have given me work in any other case.”
She additionally shared an attention-grabbing truth about getting forged in Bobby. Dimple didn’t get Bobby in her first shot. Recalling the incident, she mentioned, “I used to be at school and I learn within the papers that he (Raj Kapoor) is on the lookout for a brand new face. I mentioned to my associates – that’s me. At that age, you may afford to be so assured. I used to be taken to the screen-test the place I used to be promptly rejected as a result of I appeared older than Rishi Kapoor. However he gave me one other display check and I received the movie. I saved attempting actual onerous in sure scenes to carry actual tears. He would construct me up. I’m but to fulfill a director like him. He makes you are feeling that you’re able to doing it. He instilled that type of confidence in you.”