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  2/1/2017 100 Years Of Indian Cinema: 12 fascinating facts about Bollywood actors you did not knowhttp://www.news18.com/news/india/100-years-of-indian-cinema-12-fascinating-facts-about-bollywood-actors-you-did-not-know-602227.html 1/14 CO-SPONSOR ASSOCIATESPONSOR  Latest News Budget 2017 GossipCompare IndiaHockey League#SWAGphoneHonor6X  http://bhupendrachaube First published:  April 11, 2013, 10:24 AM IST | Updated: April 11, 2013   100 Years Of Indian Cinema: 12fascinating facts about Bollywood actorsyou did not know Mumbai:  He was a stalwart and also a great writer. Actor BalrajSahni was lauded not only for his acting skills but was appreciatedfor his writing skills. Dharmedra's 琧rst salary for his debut 琧lm wasmeagre amount of Rs 51! As we celebrate 100 years of Indiancinema, here are some interesting trivia about Bollywood starswhich were unheard of until now. Read on! NEWS18 » INDIA 2-MIN READ As we celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema, here are some interesting trivia about Bollywoodstars which were unheard of, until now.   ⊗    Ads by Datawrkz   Amazon Prime Video  2/1/2017 100 Years Of Indian Cinema: 12 fascinating facts about Bollywood actors you did not knowhttp://www.news18.com/news/india/100-years-of-indian-cinema-12-fascinating-facts-about-bollywood-actors-you-did-not-know-602227.html 2/14 Did you know Ashok Kumar was with the Bombay Talkies for 7 yearsand gave them India's 琧rst blockbuster - Kismet...which ran onmovie halls for three straight years.After fallout with Ashok Kumar, Devika Rani went on to discover ayoung pathan named Yusuf Khan and offered him 'Jwar Bhata'under the Bombay Talkies banner. Jahangir-Vasudev-and DilipKumar-three screen names were offered and Dilip Kumar is whatYusuf chose.Raj kapoor worked as assistant director on Dilip Saab's 琧rst 琧lm-Jwar Bhata' before making his debut in 'Aag'.Balraaj Sahni is best remembered for playing 'Shambhu' in BimalRoy's classic 'Do Bigha Zameen'. But incidentally, when he hadinitially met Roy for the 琧lm he was rejected because Roy thought helooked and behaved like an Englishman. Sahni, had just returnedfrom England and had gone to meet the director wearing a suit.Did you know Balraj Sahni was also famous for his writing? Besidespenning award winning books, he also wrote the screenplay for theDev Anand starrer 'Baazi'.Before becoming an actor, Sunil Dutt was an RJ for Radio Ceylonand dreamt of interviewing his favourite actress Nargis. Theinterview was arranged but seeing Nargis for the 琧rst time inperson, Dutt fumbled and could not utter a word in front of her andthe interview was cancelled. Eventually, the two fell in love whileworking together in 'Mother India' and got married.In Sholay, both Amit Bachchan and Sanjeev Kumar were more keento play the dacoit Gabbar Singh which eventually was played bynewcomer Amjad Khan.Actor Dhamendra started his career in 琧lms in 1960 in the 琧lm 'DilBhi Tera, Hum Bhi Tere'. He got paid Rs 51 for the 琧lm and a dailybreakfast of tea, two toasts and butter. Strictly no jam!Did you know actor Jeetendra started his career as a body double-that too for actress Sandhya in the 琧lm 'Navrang'?Dadasaheb Phalke found his heroine - a man called Anna Salunke -at a canteen in Bombay by noticing his hands. Anna Salunke played   HomeIndiaElectionsMoviesTechAutoBuzziVideosCricketnextSports All Sections  LIVE TV  2/1/2017 100 Years Of Indian Cinema: 12 fascinating facts about Bollywood actors you did not knowhttp://www.news18.com/news/india/100-years-of-indian-cinema-12-fascinating-facts-about-bollywood-actors-you-did-not-know-602227.html 3/14 MORE FROM NEWS18 Arnab Goswami'sChannel ChangesName to 'Republic…Why ManmohanSingh is BreakingHis Silence NowDhoni Teams UpWith Bumrah toSharpen Death…Randy Orton RKOsRoman Reigns toWin Royal Rumble… Queen Taramati in 'Raja Harishchandra' and went on to play severalfemale characters in other talkies.Devika Rani also had many other 琧rsts to her name... She was the琧rst heroine to arm herself with a degree in 琧lmmaking. She turnedinto a producer with her husband Himanshu Rai and launch BombayTalkies.Besides being a great actress, Meena Kumari was a closet poet, andused to hide away her own attempts at poetry from her poethusband, 琧lmmaker Kamaal Amrohi.(Bollywood@100 is a show hosted by Karan Johar, being telecastevery Friday 9:00 PM on HISTORY TV18) 100 years of Indian cinemaamitabh bachchanAshok Kumardilip kumar 100 Years Of Indian Cinema: 12 fascinating facts about Bollyw...Badal Condemns Blast in Maur, Urges People to Maintain Peace   HomeIndiaElectionsMoviesTechAutoBuzziVideosCricketnextSports All Sections  LIVE TV  2/1/2017 100 Years Of Indian Cinema: 12 fascinating facts about Bollywood actors you did not knowhttp://www.news18.com/news/india/100-years-of-indian-cinema-12-fascinating-facts-about-bollywood-actors-you-did-not-know-602227.html 4/14 PROMOTED STORIES Want to post your ad? Switch toColombia Colombia Start 2017 bysecuring your family's future! 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