New Delhi. Well-known veteran actor of Hindi cinema who worked in many films in his career. He got stardom from a film released in the year 1964, but in the year 1975, he worked in a film which created history. Even today that actor is giving hit films. Know who that lucky star is.
The actor we are talking about is none other than Dharmendra, an actor known as Heeman in Bollywood. The actor started his career with the film ‘Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere’. For six years after the release of this film, he did not get the recognition he was looking for. Then in the year 1964, he worked with Rajendra Kumar in a film which made him an overnight star. Although Dharmendra played the role of villain in this film. After this film, he never played such a character again. Despite not having a lead role in the film, he stole all the limelight.
The film that made Rajesh Khanna a star, remained in the theaters of South for 3 years, four shows were held daily.
Earned Rs 51 as fee from first film
Dharmendra has been fond of acting since childhood. He entered the cinema world in 1960 with his first film ‘Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere’. Although he did not get much success from this film. But do you know that he got only Rs 51 for this film. Even after doing this film, the actor worked in many films. But he got stardom from the 1994 film ‘Aai Milan Ki Bela’. This was the first and last film in which he played the role of a villain, after this he never played villain roles but played many roles with gray shades.
Gave 33 movies with wife
Dharmendra has worked in many films in his career. In his career so far, he has worked only in hit films. In his career spanning five decades, he has played many powerful characters in approximately 250 films. Dharmendra has also given many hit films with famous actress and wife Hema Malini. Dharmendra and Hema Malini’s film Sholay, released in 1975, had created history. He has also worked in 33 films with his wife.
Let us tell you that in his acting career, Dharmendra has played great characters in many blockbuster films. During his time, his pairing with many actresses like Hema Malini, Wahida Rehman and Sharmila Tagore was much liked. The film ‘Aayi Milan Ki Bela’ is one of the best films of Dharmendra’s career. In this film, Dharmendra made lead hero Rajendra Kumar sweat.