Kader Khan Said He Lost Films For Not Calling Amitabh Bachchan ‘Sir Ji’
In an old video, that has re-emerged on the internet, Kader Khan is found talking about his relationship with Amitabh Bachchan. He talk about how he got kicked out of the industry for not calling Big B ‘Sir Ji’.
Actor and writer Kader Khan passed away at the age of 81 on December 31, 2018 in a hospital in Canada. He was hospitalized for a few days after he complained of ‘breathelessness’.
A lot of actors offered their prayers for the actor. Amitabh Bachchan, who has worked with Kader Khan in several films like Shahenshah and Amar Akbar Anthony, also tweeted his grief about the death of his co-actor.
“T 3045 – Kadar Khan passes away .. sad depressing news .. my prayers and condolences .. a brilliant stage artist a most compassionate and accomplished talent on film .. a writer of eminence; in most of my very successful films .. a delightful company .. and a mathematician !!..”
Recently, Kader Khan’s son, Sarfaraz Khan told that father Kader spoke about Amitabh Bachchan till the very end.
He said, “But the one person that my father loved the most was Bachchan saab (Amitabh Bachchan). I’d ask my father whom he missed the most from the film industry and the answer promptly would be Bachchan Saab. And I know the love was mutual. I want Bachchan Saab to know that my father spoke about him till the end.”
However, a video that has gone viral which shows Kader Khan talking about his not so good connection with Big B.
In the video, Kader Khan speaks about how he lost films for not referring to Amitabh Bachchan as ‘Sir Ji.’
He said: “How can anyone call their friend, their brother Sir Ji? I couldn’t say it and since then our equation was never the same. I was not in Khuda Gawah. I was writing Ganga Jamunaa Saraswati but then I left it midway. There were several other films that I had begun working on but I quit.”
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