Veteran Bollywood actor Dharmendra lately recalled how, again within the day when he needed to shoot with Asha Parekh, he would go to the units of his film solely after consuming onions. Whereas recalling working with Asha Parekh within the 1966 movie, “Aaye Din Bahaar Ke”, Dharmendra stated, “Each film of Asha ji’s was a super-duper hit and I used to name her Jubilee Parekh.”
“We have been taking pictures in Darjeeling, and after pack-up the producers and different crew members would social gathering until late within the night time. I might additionally be part of the social gathering and we might get drunk. Within the morning the scent (of alcohol) could be fairly evident, so to cover the scent I might eat onions,” stated Dharmendra. Curiously, Parekh, as a substitute would then complain that he “smells of onion” including that she did not prefer it.
And all these anecdotes have been shared when Asha Parekh and Dharmendra, together with Waheeda Rehman, visited the units of the youngsters’ singing actuality present, “Celebrity Singer” as company.
On his onion-eating trick, Dharmendra lastly admitted to Parekh on the fact present, “I advised you that I eat onions to cover the scent of alcohol, and also you requested me to cease ingesting. In your suggestion, I ended ingesting and we turned superb pals. We’re like a household and people days have been pretty. The Lovely recollections at instances make me unhappy however the superb experiences of the previous assist me cheer up.”
Even Asha Parekh recalled how Dharmendra wouldn’t contact a drop of alcohol regardless of feeling all chilly, simply because he had promised her. “There was a tune by which Dharmendra ji needed to dance within the water. As a result of it was so chilly, he would flip blue. Each time he got here out of the water, he could be supplied brandy. Nonetheless, he would have a look at me, as a result of I had advised him that if he drinks I’ll stroll out of the set. This went on for 2 or three days, however he didn’t take a sip of alcohol out of his respect for me.”
Is not that too candy and cute?