Asha Parekh (Asha Parekh) was honored with the ‘Dadasaheb Phalke Award’ a day before his birthday. He was presented the award by President Draupadi Murmu during the 68th National Film Awards ceremony in Delhi on Friday. The actress said that she is very happy to receive the award a day before her 80th birthday.
Asha Parekh brought back old memories during a conversation. He made an interesting disclosure and said that the actors who worked opposite him were often afraid of him. When Asha Parekh was at the peak of her career, she worked with Dev Anand, Shammi Kapoor and Rajesh Khanna along with several other actors. Asha said that the heroes used to be friends with them gradually, but in the beginning they lived very scared.
Asha Parekh was very close to her mother
Asha has mentioned on many occasions in the past that even due to lack of contact, people were hesitant to ask for their hands for marriage. He said in the interview that his mother could be the reason for this attitude of the people. He told Connect FM Canada about his mother Sudha aka Salma Parekh, ‘My mother was the backbone of my life. She was everything to me.
Asha Parekh’s mother was very strict
She adds, ‘Being the only child, I was a bit spoiled too.’ When Asha Parekh was asked how her mother protected her in the film industry, the actress said, “My mother was very strict. He never let anyone come near him.
Asha Parekh doesn’t know why heroes were afraid of her
Asha recalled, ‘I don’t know, everyone felt that there was something about me that no one came to me. they were afraid. I was very frank, there were many heroes who were afraid of me. I don’t know why they were afraid. After some time, when we used to talk amongst ourselves, we became friends, but at first we were very scared. My parents kept me attached to the ground. He didn’t make me feel like I was a star.
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FIRST PUBLISHED : October 01, 2022, 18:54 IST