Received only 51 rupees for the first film, luck shone with ‘Phool Aur Patthar’, then started the line of blockbuster films
New Delhi. Dharmendra has given more than one memorable and best films in his 63 years of film career. During his long career, Dharmendra has worked with Meena Kumari to Hema Malini on screen. Today he is one of the veteran actors of the industry, but there was a time when he had to face rejection many times. When Dharmendra was struggling to make a mark in films in the early days of his career, he was dropped from many films overnight.
Not only this, even if the actor was cast in the film, he was given very little money. Today you are going to tell some stories related to the early days of Bollywood’s ‘Hee Man’ career. After reading these stories, surely you will also give an example of the struggle of ‘He Man’. So let’s know.
51 rupees were received for the first film –
Bollywood’s ‘Hee Man’ Dharmendra may be the owner of property worth crores today, but there was a time when he used to stumble door to door to get work in films. Dharmendra made his Bollywood debut in the year 1960 with the film ‘Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere’. The acting of the actor was not particularly liked in this film, nor was he given any special fee for this film. Dharmendra got only fifty one (51) rupees for ‘Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere’.
Has given many memorable movies-
During his career, the actor has acted in nearly 300 films and has given more than 100 hits. Dharmendra’s films like ‘Sholay’, ‘Dharamveer’, ‘Tum Haseen Main Jawan’, ‘Raja Rani’, ‘Jugnu’, ‘Dost’, ‘Mera Gaon Mera Desh’, ‘Phool Aur Patthar’ are still remembered. . Let me tell you, ‘Phool Aur Patthar’ was the first hit film of Dharmendra’s career.
Still active in films
The success of ‘Phool Aur Patthar’ turned the fortunes of the actor. After that he gave back-to-back many hit films and became one of the veteran actors of the industry. Dharmendra has given about 15 blockbuster films during his career and he is still fully active in films.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : May 26, 2023, 11:31 AM