Bollywood Facts

Posted On Date: 17/07/2018 10:16 AM.

Interesting Facts About Bollywood That You Probably Haven’t Heard Before





You must always want to know Interesting and Unknown Facts about Bollywood or your favorite actor and actresses. Here are some Interesting fact that you would love to know about Bollywood.


Raj Kapoor


Raj Kapoor’s Mera Naam Joker was released in 1970. It is considered to be one of the lengthiest film of Indian Cinema. Due to its length, it was given two intervals. This was something that never happened before and hence it became the first Hindi movie to have two intervals.





Mughal-E-Azam was a trilingual film that was shot simultaneously in Hindi, Tamil and English. When Tamil version flopped, English version was aborted immediately.



Mother India


Indian Directors always strive to get nominated for Oscars, and yet there dream rarely come true. Out of very few Hindi movies that are nominated for the Oscars, Mother India was the first. It was nominated in the category of Best Foreign Language Film.



Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge


Aditya Chopra wanted to cast Tom Cruise for the legendary role of Raj Malhotra in Dilwale Dulhaniya Le Jayenge as he wanted it to be an Indo-American Affair. But Aditya Chopra had to rework on his story as Yash Chopra didn’t  want to make it with Foreign star.







Lagaan was the first Indian film to be released in China.






Heroine is considered way ahead of its time by some critics. It is one of the most talked movie of Madhur Bhandarkar, who is known for making films that shows the naked truth of our high society. In this movie, lead actress Kareena Kapoor wore more than 130 dresses from top fashion designers all over the world.



Shah Rukh Khan


King of Bollywood Shah Rukh Khan has acted in more than 300 movies. He has been nominated 226 times for different films and won 207 times among them. He has been awarded the best actor 29 times.




Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone made her debut opposite Shah Rukh Khan in 2007 blockbuster Om Shanti Om, directed by Farah Khan. Today she is amongst the top paying actresses of B-Town.  She is also the only Bollywood actress to enter the Rs 500 crore club. according to the Forbes. She’s the only Indian on the list with $10 million earnings. 




Kalki Koechlin


Kalki is known for her critically acclaimed  films like Dev D and That Girl In Yellow Boots. We all know that Kalki has French parents. But did you know that Kalki’s grandfather Maurice Koechlin was the chief engineer for the construction of the Eiffel Tower and Statue of Liberty.




Lara Dutta


Lara was not only crowned Miss Universe in 2000 but she was also the one who scored the highest marks in the history of beauty pageant contest. She grabbed the score of 9.99 by almost all judges.





Dharmendra paid the light boys while shooting for the movie Sholay so they make mistake during the shots, so that he could reshoot the close and romantic scenes with Hema Malini again and again.



Amitabh Bachchan


Did you know that your very own Amitabh Bachchan can write using his both hands? Yes, he is ambidextrous. He can write amazingly well using his both hands.  





Akshay Kumar

Your beloved actor, Akshay Kumar is highly superstitious. He never writes anything on a paper until he draws an ‘Om’ on the top of the page. 





Salman Khan

Salman Khan has a strange obsession for ‘soaps’. He likes to collect various types of soaps. In fact, his own bathroom is one special library of handmade and herbal soaps! 



Priyanka Chopra

Priyanka wanted to be an engineer at first, but later thought of being a criminal psychologist. However, she ended up doing neither as she became Miss World at the age of 18, taking up modelling full time.




















Posted On Date: 17/07/2018 10:16 AM.

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