Did you know? Little Madhuri Dixit once started dancing in a train | Bollywood Bubble

Did you know? Little Madhuri Dixit once started dancing in a train

Did you know? Little Madhuri Dixit once started dancing in a train

Madhuri Dixit's old interview

When you talk about dance in Bollywood, one of the first few names to crop up is none other than actress Madhuri Dixit. You might possible be aware that the talented actress made her debut in films at a tender age of 17 with ‘Abodh’ (1984). As the time passed by, it was during the period of 90s when her dance moves literally won the hearts of millions of her fans. Be it ‘Ek Do Teen’ from ‘Tezaab’, ‘Dhak Dhak Karne Laga’ from ‘Beta’, ‘Choli Ke Peeche Kya Hai’ from ‘Khalnayak’ to ‘Didi Tera Devar Deewana’ from ‘Hum Aapke Hain Koun’, and the most recent one ‘Ghagra’ from ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani’, all of them went on to make her the ultimate Queen of hearts and she came to be known as the ‘Dancing Diva’ of Bollywood. Her infectious smile and her elegance are simply unmatched even today.

Recently, we stumbled upon an old interview of this dancing diva where she recalled a very cute incident from her childhood, when she was only three and a half year old. And to our surprise, it is related to her dance moves. The incident was that once little Madhuri started dancing in a train!

On Karan Thapar’s show ‘Face to Face’, while talking about her childhood Madhuri narrated that her friends say as a child she was quite an outgoing person, who was never hesitant to take part in any kind of debates, or elocution tests or contests. (Also Read: The story of Madhuri Dixit’s first ever autograph)

Upon asking further about it, the actress replied, “Yeah! I mean I was everywhere in school. Basically I was doing dramatics or whether it was dancing or whether it was elocution, whether it was debates, whether it was singing, I was enthusiastic you know. No shyness at all, I remember once, there’s an incident my mom used to tell me that we were travelling by train and there were a group of friends and we were all talking and you know chatting. I was very little, I was like three and half year old and somebody asked me ‘You learn dancing?’ So I said ‘Yeah! I do’. Then says ‘Ok, will you dance?’ I said ‘Yeah’ and I started dancing in the train and my mom was like, ‘What are you doing, come here, sit here, you’re not supposed to dance here’. So, for me it was all a part of my life you know.”

Further, she even went on to share that it was because of her good dancing skills that she received scholarship at the age of 9 as a Kathak dancer. And it was due to her dance performance that the first time her name had appeared in the paper. She was 7 or 8 year old at that time and had performed at the Guru Purnima festival. And there was one Maharashtrian journalist who was there and he had written this article saying that little girl stole the show, kind of.

Quite a cute and cherishing childhood incident, we must say!

Well, certainly it wouldn’t be wrong to say that it was Madhuri’s dancing skills that took the actress to another level (after entering films) and even made her different from her contemporaries at that point of time.

Check out the full interview of Madhuri Dixit Nene below:

Share this article on:

When an old wish of Anushka's mother was fulfilled, in an unbelievable turn of events

There’s no doubt that actress Anushka Sharma had a dream debut when she was cast opposite superstar Shah Rukh Khan in her first film ‘Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi’. Following this, it was her third release ‘Band Baaja Baaraat’ (2010) that proved to be a turning point in her career. And since then there has been no looking back for this gorgeous powerhouse performer. Time and again, she has proved her mettle as an actor, and even as a producer with films like ‘NH10’. Throughout this nine year long journey, Anushka’s family has indeed been her constant motivation and support that have always kept her going ahead.

Image Source - Pinterest

Recently, we stumbled upon an old interview of Anushka Sharma where the actress revealed an interesting incident. Anushka revealed when she got to know that her mother Ashima Sharma always wanted her to be an actress.

It was during Anushka’s conversation on show ‘India’s Most Desirable’ when after listening to her mother Ashima Sharma’s message that had been recorded for her, the actress asked host Simi Garewal if she can say something about her mum. And then the actress went on to share this incident from the time when she had got the news of been signed on for ‘Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi’. (Also Read: Did you know? Little Abhishek Bachchan found his mother’s films very depressing)

She said, “There was this one time I was driving back from Yash Raj Studios and I got the news, Adi (Aditya Chopra) told me. And I was driving back and I couldn’t drive anymore because I was crying. I was so happy.. I was crying. So I stopped… I stopped the car and I pulled over and I called my mother and I told her that I got this film. And you know what my mum told me? There’s this turtle that used to be there in my living room. It was I think some Feng Shui thing. You just open the turtle and you put something like a wish inside that turtle and you shut it. And when your wish comes true you take it out. So she never never told me about this. But then she came down after she heard that I have got the film she opened that and showed it to me. She’d written it there ‘I hope my daughter stars in a Yash Raj film’. I swear… it’s unbelievable. So I think somewhere she always wanted me to be an actress.”

Image Source - YouTube

Upon hearing this, Simi reacted, “What are you saying?” Anushka added, “She said that she’d written this long ago, one thing for my brother and one thing for me.” Simi immediately asked if what was written for her brother came true as well, to which, Anushka nodded her head in agreement. And then when Simi asked Anushka if she (Simi) could write something in this magical, wish-fulfilling turtle, Anushka smiled and said, “You have to meet my mom right (smiles) she has some direct contact with God.”

Indeed, every parent wishes the best for his/her children and this incident is something that showcases this perfectly. Unbelievable, unforgettable, and totally lovable.

Check out the full interview of Anushka Sharma below:

Share this article on:

When a little Shahid found his mother Neelima Azeem crying and became her strength

For a young kid, it is really hard to believe and understand that his/her parents are getting divorced. This difficult time was hit on actor Shahid Kapoor, who was just three years old when his parents Pankaj Kapur and Neelima Azeem got separated from each other. In his first growing years, Shahid lived and spent much more time with his mother in Delhi at that time. The actor mother believes that as a single divorced woman bringing up a child would have been hard for his mother but nobody can understand this better than her. But, as a mother, for Neelima Azeem her son Shahid turned her strength when he was just four years old.

Image Source - MTV India

Recently, we stumbled upon an old interview of Shahid Kapoor. The actor had appeared as the celebrity guest on host Simi Garewal’s talk show ‘India’s Most Desirable’. And it was his mother Neelima herself who shared (through a special message) a heart touching incident between her and little Shahid. It was during the actor’s conversation when the host asked him that did his mother ever tell him about what she was going through, her kind of personal turmoil or did she not. To which, Shahid replied, “We were friends, so I mean we kind of spoke about everything. I spoke about how I felt, she spoke about how she felt.” (Also Read: Shahid Kapoor’s first heartbreak: Two most painful minutes of his life)

As he finished saying this, it was Neelima Azeem’s voice that was heard then. Her message recorded for him was played on a LED TV screen where she said, “Something so personal I want to share here with you is that when he was only four years old I mean obviously there were moments when at night I used to you know sometimes let go of the pain and the fears that come along with the divorce especially when you are as young as that. And I remember that I was… he found me crying maybe at some late hour at night and he took me on his chest at four years and he said ‘Mumma why you crying you know Main Hoon Na.’ I mean literally that film came (later on) and he said ‘Main Hoon Na’. And I don’t know from there onwards it just.. it just hit me that he is there with me you know and there is nothing to worry.”

Image Source - YouTube

On hearing this, Simi immediately asked, “Even now! You’re still there for her.” Shahid took a slight pause and replied, “I hope I am. But, when you become an adult and when you start working around the clock I always live with the guilt that I don’t give enough time to my family. So I hope I’m there for her.”

Shahid even mentioned in the show that his mother Neelima had never made him feel a hard time and her pain, being she was very good with that to hide.

Indeed, it is such a heart touching incident to remember shared by Shahid’s mother.

Check out the full interview of Shahid Kapoor below:

Share this article on: