Pawan Malhotra is a good actor. He has been the hero of Nationwide Movie Award profitable movies Buddhadeb Das Gupta’s ‘Bagh Bahadur’ and Saeed Mirza’s ‘Salim Langde Pe Mat Ro’. He’s a well known title of the theatre. Those that got here to Mumbai as soon as on the invitation of mates, then stayed right here. Pawan by no means shied away from any work to run the home. No matter work he received, he used to do it contemplating it as worship. Delhi-born Pawan turned 64 on Saturday. He had a particular dialog with ‘Amar Ujala’ on the eve of his birthday. Tell us about his journey up to now…
Beginning with Dressman
It was a matter of these days when Pawan Malhotra was doing theater in Delhi. Pawan says, ‘A few of my mates from Delhi had been residing in Mumbai. Was repeatedly telling me to return to Mumbai and take a look at for movies. I used to marvel why would anybody give me work in movies. When he got here to Mumbai, Kundan Shah was making a movie ‘Jaane De Bhi Yaaro’. In these days there was once a gaggle of Kundan Shah and Vinod Chopra, all used to assist one another in capturing. Vinod Chopra turned the road producer for Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron. I had earlier labored as a dressman within the movie ‘Gandhi’ in Delhi. I turned a manufacturing assistant on this movie. After this, he was additionally the manufacturing supervisor in Saeed Mirza’s movie ‘Mohan Joshi Hagar Ho’ and Vidhu Vinod Chopra’s ‘Khamosh’. Previous to this, he was additionally an assistant director in Kundan Shah’s serial ‘Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi’.
Bought the primary break within the serial ‘Nukkad’
In these days there was a variety of dialogue about ‘Nukkad’ serial. On this serial, Pawan Malhotra performed the character of Hari Maurya, who runs a cycle restore store. Pawan Malhotra says about his first break, ‘This character was earlier performed by one other actor who left the present as a result of function not being good. In the meantime, the manufacturing watcher of the present met with an accident, so I used to be known as for manufacturing. However Kundan Shah and Saeed Mirza gave me that function. After that I additionally entered the tenth episode of ‘Circus’.
After I received the function of Naseer
The 12 months 1989 was very particular for actor Pawan Malhotra. Two of his movies had been launched this 12 months, Saeed Mirza’s Salim Langde Pe Mat Ro and Buddhadeb Dasgupta’s Bagh Bahadur. Pawan Malhotra’s work in these movies was extremely praised. Each the movies additionally acquired Nationwide Movie Awards. Pawan Malhotra says, ‘The story of the movie ‘Salim Langde Pe Mat Ro’ was written protecting in thoughts Naseeruddin Shah, however this movie couldn’t be made with him, so I received the character designed for him.’
acquaintance doesn’t imply friendship
Few folks would know that actor Pawan Malhotra and famous person Shah Rukh Khan belong to the identical locality Rajendra Nagar in Delhi. Each labored collectively within the serial ‘Circus’. Then Pawan additionally received an opportunity to work with Shahrukh within the movies ‘Pardes’ and ‘Don’. Pawan Malhotra says, ‘By no means met Shahrukh Khan in Delhi, he first met him in Mumbai through the capturing of ‘Circus’. Later labored with him in ‘Pardes’ and ‘Don’. We solely know them. Being in the identical locality and dealing collectively doesn’t imply that we develop into mates right here.