Dilip Kumar autobiography News
Why did Dilip Kumar refuse to work onscreen with wife Saira Banu?
The couple have been married for 48 years now…
It is one of the most enduring marriages in Bollywood but Dilip Kumar reveals that though aware of her ‘crush’ on him, he annoyed Saira Banu by refusing to work with her in films as he thought she was too young to pair with him on screen. The heroine, who fell in love with Kumar after watching his 1952 film Aan, finally married the man of her dreams in 1966 when he was in his early 40s while she was 22. Click here to read more
Five things we would love to read in Dilip Kumar’s biography
The legend launches his book today. Here are some of the highlights we would love to read in his biography
Dilip Kumar‘s life has been very mysterious as he never really opened up to the media, but all that is going to change with his biography launch today. The much awaited book, The Substance And The Shadow, will see the thespian actor talk about his life journey of 91 years. The biography has been penned by noted film editor Udayatara Nayar. Here are a few things that we would want to read about in the biography. Click here to read more
Dilip Kumar suggested the name of his biography himself
Bollywood thespian Dilip Kumar’s biography finally has a title and it will be released by singing legend Lata Mangeshkar at a grand event here June 9.
Said author Uday Tara Nayar: “The title Substance & The Shadow was suggested by Dilip saab. The ‘substance’ refers to the actual person behind the legend and the ‘shadow’ is the mythical image that has come to surround his persona.” Click here to read more