While Bollywood celebrities celebrated friendship day on Sunday, Karishma Kapoor took a trip down the memory lane and dug out an old photo of herself and Shah Rukh Khan, from a super hit movie ‘Dil To Pagal Hai’. She addressed the picture by saying that the picture displays an iconic friendship of Indian Cinema. Rahul and Nisha, and asked her fans to guess the movie.
Karishma Kapoor keeps posting many throwback pictures on her social media from the nineties and loves to quiz her fans to guess the scene. On the special occasion of friendship day when a relation of friendship is celebrated, Lolo wished her fans and followers with the picture and captioned it “An iconic friendship in Indian cinema. Rahul-Nisha. Any guesses which film? Happy Friendship Day everyone!”. To which she got replies from her fans within seconds.
Dil To Pagal Hai was an epic movie of true love, friendship, one-sided love and destiny. Karisma Kapoor, who played Nisha in Bollywood classic, was a sufferer of unrequited love. Whereas Shah Ruk Khan played the role of a dance enthusiast Rahul who loved pooja and on the other hand failed to reciprocate his childhood friend Nisha’s feelings for him.
The role of Pooja was played by Madhuri Dixit who was supposed to marry Akshay Kumar who featured in a brief cameo as Pooja’s fiance but ultimately falls for Rahul.
The movie Dil Toh Pagal Hai, released in 1997, continues to remain a Bollywood classic. Director Yash Chopra approached a slew of actress to star in the two-heroine film and Karisma was the one to take it up finally even though rejecting it initially.
Shah Rukh Khan and Karisma Kapoor have also co-starred in Shakti while with Madhuri Dixit, he has featured in movies such as Devdas, Koyla and Hum Tumhare Hain Sanam.