Megastar Amitabh Bachchan had a life-threatening accident on the set of his 1983 movie Coolie when an motion sequence between him and Puneet Issar went haywire. Bachchan was left struggling for his life within the following days. In fact, he recovered however for these few weeks, your complete nation acquired collectively to wish for the famous person.
A couple of years in the past, Rishi Kapoor recounted the near-fatal incident whereas the duo was selling their movie 102 Not Out. In a video shared by DESIblitz, Rishi recalled that they had been capturing for Coolie in Bangaluru on the time. Rishi recalled how Amitabh maintained his composure for the time being and didn’t let anybody know that he was in grave ache.
Rishi recalled, “On the day of the near-fatal shot, we had been referred to as on the two pm shift, Amit ji requested me that we’ll go collectively. We each sat within the automobile, and we each went to the studio. Amit ji was carrying horny shorts these days, I keep in mind it very effectively.”
Rishi recalled that it was a ‘unbelievable take’ and everybody broke into applause after the shot was performed. “The shot began and it was a unbelievable take. I feel it was first-take okay. Everyone was clapping and I keep in mind him, he was attempting to ape Pran saab. Like Pran saab did each time he did one thing (particular), he had a method of claiming thanks. He did the identical factor and I used to be seeing that. Rapidly, everyone is comfortable and Amit ji has simply disappeared,” he stated.
Rishi then recalled that his make-up man got here as much as him and stated Amit ji may be in ache as a result of he was laying down flat on his again within the backyard. He shared, “My make-up man got here and informed me ki ‘Sir, Amit ji ko kuch lag gayi hai mere khyal mein, voh backyard mein lete hue hain (I feel Amit ji is harm. He’s laying down within the backyard).’ I noticed that he was someplace in ache. By the point Prayag Raj, Manmohan ji, everyone acquired know, all of us went there so he stated that ‘kuch nahi kuch nahi yaar, go on, keep on’ (Every little thing is okay, you guys keep on). Really, that’s how the shot befell. It’s a good take, he didn’t complain. He didn’t surrender the shot. He didn’t cease the shot and say ‘Aaaaah!’. That was the actor inside him that didn’t surrender.”
Rishi then recalled that he despatched a bottle of Iodex to Amitabh Bachchan and remembering the identical, each he and Amitabh Bachchan erupted in laughter. “No one knew what was going to change into of that. Maine apni taraf se inko shaam ko Iodex bheja tha, jaise ki iodex ne kuch karna tha. (From my facet, I despatched him Iodex, as if that was going to assist.)”
Amitabh Bachchan’s followers think about August 2 as his second birthday as this was the date that he was revived at Mumbai’s Breach Sweet Hospital after the near-fatal stunt.