Advised to wear padded bra
Neena Gupta’s book was launched by Kareena Kapoor Khan on Monday. In the book, Neena has made many revelations about her personal life to professional life. There is a chapter in the book ‘Choli Ke Peeche Kya Hai’, in which Neena tells that during the shooting of this song, the director of the film Subhash Ghai advised her to wear a ‘padded bra’ and then she was very much about it. felt ashamed.
When I heard the song for the first time, I understood…
Neena writes in the book, ‘When I first heard this song, I knew it was a catchy song. But when Subhash Ghai told me what would be my role in it, I was hesitant to do it. I am very happy to know that my friend Eela Arun is singing a part of the song with whom I have worked in many films. But I could not do what I was told.
Subhash Ghai said on seeing – fill some
Neena further writes in the book, ‘They dressed me in Gujarati tribal clothes and sent me to director Subhash Ghai for approval. He cried as soon as he saw me – no! not! not! not! Fill something I got embarrassed. I think he was asking for my bodice to fill it up more. I knew it was not personal. He had visualized something else in his eyes. Something big for a role. I didn’t shoot that day.
Then shooting wearing a heavy padded bra
Neena further explains that when she reached the set the next day, she was taken to Subhash Ghai in another outfit. He was also given a heavy padded bra on this occasion. This time when Subhash Ghai saw him, he was satisfied. Neena says, ‘Whatever Subhash Ghai needed for the scene, he used to give very special instruction for it. That was the reason why he was such a good director.
Neena cried because of David Dhawan
Neena Gupta also mentioned one of her anecdotes with David Dhawan in an interview. Neena told that once David Dhawan made her cry on the set. In the interview given to ‘Film Companion’, Neena had told that then Juh Chawla had pacified her. Neena also said that she has no scum for David Dhawan.