Dilip Kumar, the ultimate master of his craft says Amitabh Bachchan to mark the 96th Birthday of Bollyood legendary actor.
Today, Dilip Kumar celebrates his 96th birthday, his colleague Amitabh Bachchan wished the superstar of all time on social media.
Amitabh Bachchan took to his Twitter profile and wrote, “The ultimate master of his craft… Dilip Kumar – Mohammed Yusuf Khan… turns 96… prayers and duas for his good health and happiness always. The history of Indian Cinema shall always be written as ‘before Dilip Kumar and after Dilip Kumar”
Amitabh Bachchan and Dilip Kumar have co-starred in 1983 film Shakti and they’ve also covered Filmfare’s special ‘100 years of Indian cinema’ edition along with Shah Rukh Khan.
Dilip Kumar was recently hospitalized due to recurring pneumonia but soon made a quick recovery. He is recuperating at home and has a restricted diet, which is taken care of by actor’s wife Saira Banu.
Dilip Kumar is best-known for his performances in films such as Jugnu, Andaz, Mughal-e-Azam, Naya Daur and Ram Aur Shyam among others. He was last seen in the 1998 film in Qila.
On the work front, Big B was last seen in Thugs Of Hindostan with Aamir Khan, Katrina Kaif and Fatima Sana Shaikh. He also shared screen space with Rishi Kapoor in 102 Not Out, a comedy-drama film directed by Umesh Shukla based on a Gujarati play of the same name written by Saumya Joshi.
Big B is currently busy wrapping Ayan Mukerji’s Brahmastra, alongside Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt.