Raj Kumar-Rajesh Khanna’s arrogance was very modest in front of this singer, the director used to get shocked seeing his attitude.
Raj Kumar, Rajesh Khanna and Firoz Khan were famous for their excellent acting in Bollywood. However, there was one thing very common between these three giants. That was his arrogance of being a superstar. It is said that these three legends did not consider anyone as anything in front of their stardom. He could say anything to anyone. However, you will be surprised to know that more than all these, there was one more person in Bollywood before whom big directors bowed their heads. Not only this, the arrogance of Raj Kumar, Rajesh Khanna and Firoz Khan seemed very insignificant in front of that person.
New Delhi. You must have read and heard many anecdotes and stories about the arrogance of Raj Kumar, Rajesh Khanna and Firoz Khan. These three stars have been superstars of their time. All three ruled the hearts of the audience with their brilliant acting. Today we will tell you about that Bollywood singer who was quite infamous in Bollywood for his ‘humorous’ nature. Along with this, he did not consider anyone as anything in front of his stardom.
The great personality we are talking about here is Kishore Kumar, the beloved and beloved singer of Bollywood. Let us tell you that even though the all-rounder artist born on 4 August 1929 is no longer physically among us, his excellent voice and brilliant artistry have still kept him alive in the minds of his fans. (Photo Credit: pinterest.com)
Even without taking formal training in music, Kishore Kumar connected people with the magic of his voice. Apart from singing and acting, Kishore Kumar was also very famous among the people for his temperamental personality. Many stories related to his flirtatiousness are popular. Along with this, he was one of the most stubborn and temperamental singers. He did not do any work under any pressure.
At the same time, due to his arrogance, he would sometimes insult those who worked with him. One such incident is related to Hrishikesh Mukherjee. It is said that it happened once. Well-known director Hrishikesh Mukherjee had gone to meet Kishore Kumar at his house in connection with a project, but his watchman stopped him from entering the house and insulted him and sent him away.
Kishore Kumar had put up a board ‘Beware of Kishore Kumar’ outside his house. Once producer-director HS Rawail went to his house to repay the money. After giving the money, when he started shaking hands with Kishore Kumar, he put Rawail’s hand in his mouth and started biting it. Seeing this, Rawail was shocked and Kishore asked – Didn’t you see the signboard?
You will be surprised to know that a director, troubled by Kishore Kumar’s temperamental and stubborn nature, had sought the help of the court. He formally took an agreement from the court, so that if the teenagers did not obey him during the shooting, he could file a case against them.
One such incident is related to famous filmmaker Baldev Raj Chopra. It is said that due to family ties, when Kishore went to Chopra asking for work, he put some conditions. He took revenge from the director very well.
This post originally appeared on hindi.news18.com