Shreya Ghoshal feels privileged to have SLB as her mentor, shares a heartfelt birthday wish
Today, filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali celebrates his 55th birthday. He is one of those very few filmmakers who literally weaves magic on the big screen, with their brilliant storytelling. He has made a mark for himself with some of his iconic creations like ‘Hum Dil De Chuke Sanam’, ‘Devdas’, ‘Black’, ‘Bajirao Mastani’, and the most recent one being ‘Padmaavat’.
Making the day more special, one of his proteges has shared a heart touching message for him saying that she feels privileged to be his find and entering the industry under his mentoring. No points for guessing, it is singer shreya ghoshal. (Also Check: 8 iconic characters that Sanjay Leela Bhansali glorified through his movies)
For the ones who aren’t aware, Shreya had made her Bollywood playback singing debut with SLB’s romantic drama ‘Devdas’ (2002). She was the voice of Paro’s character (played by Aishwarya Rai Bachchan) .
The singer took to her Instagram account sharing an old picture with her mentor wishing him on his special day. In this post, she mentioned that there are so many beautiful memories working with him for the past 15 years since ‘Devdas’ to ‘Padmaavat’.
Have a look at the post shared by Shreya below:
Happy birthday dear Sanjay ji. This picture I think is from the year 2003! I feel so privileged that I am your find, and that I entered the music industry under your mentoring. So many beautiful memories in these past 15 years since #Devdas to #Padmaavat. All these landmark films, the music sessions, rehearsals, recordings!! And just the pure joy of watching you at work! Always grateful for letting me become a little part of your masterpieces. Thank you for everything. Keep us mesmerised with your cinema and music forever. #sanjayleelabhansali
Indeed, Shreya Ghoshal’s birthday wish is a warm greeting which truly shows how much she is thankful to SLB.