April 18, 2021

Anaita Shroff Adajania on enjoying Kajol’s buddy Sheena in DDLJ: ‘I did it for amusing and a paid vacation to Europe’ – bollywood

Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge has accomplished 25 years of its launch on Tuesday and the complete forged and crew of the movie are joyful to reminisce fond recollections of the making of the movie. Amongst them is Bollywood stylist Anaita Shroff Adajania, who had performed the position of Kajol’s buddy Sheena within the movie. She has now shared a boomerang video and some stills to remind her followers of her pivotal position together with treasured anecdotes concerning the cult basic.

Anaita (Sheena) was one among Simran’s (Kajol) pals who had accompanied her on a visit round Europe and had additionally flirted with Shah Rukh Khan’s Rahul throughout the membership scene. Speaking about how she landed the position, she wrote on Instagram, “I used to be in faculty when Adi (Aditya Chopra) and Karan (Johar) requested me to assist them forged my faculty pals to play Raj and Simran’s pals within the movie. This was my introduction to the movie industry- a world I knew nothing about on the time. Within the course of they satisfied me into enjoying Sheena. I did it for amusing and a paid vacation to Europe with my bestie, which was a extremely huge deal for a broke scholar.”


Similar to all Shah Rukh Khan followers, even Anaita was blown away by him on recognizing him on the movie set. She continued, “I keep in mind reaching Saanen, a small city in Switzerland , recent off the bus ( okay aircraft) and seeing Shahrukh in his black go well with on a little bit bridge …and for me I felt that he was there just for me! I’m certain whoever noticed him on that bridge felt the identical method – that’s why he’s Shahrukh. Kajol was simply Kajol – actual, instinctive, full of affection (and nonetheless provides the tightest hugs ever).”

Anaita additionally talked about how filmmaking was a special enterprise altogether 25 years in the past, a lot in distinction with how movies are made right now. She stated, “You need to do not forget that these have been instances once they have been no entourages, no managers and mobiles, no social media…movie making was a lot easier, however extraordinarily passionate. As soon as we have been there, we have been reduce off from the remainder of the world for over a month. We might all stay collectively, eat collectively, sing collectively, dance collectively… we turn into an actual family, below the nice and cozy gaze of a legend like Yash uncle (Yash Chopra). Adi knew DDLJ from his core, and strove for nothing lower than perfection. All of us frolicked and helped one another in methods solely shut knit pals and households do.”

Additionally learn: Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge turns 25: Shah Rukh Khan stated no to DDLJ for that reason, that is how Aditya Chopra satisfied him

The movie costume designer has additionally appeared in Shah Rukh Khan’s one other movie, Kal Ho Naa Ho in 2003 wherein she performed the position of Saif Ali Khan’s buddy Gita. Whereas she is joyful to not have pursued any extra performing, she ended her Instagram submit saying, “By no means having any performing ambitions( fortunately), I’m so glad that I used to be a part of this good movie and that I can nonetheless name everybody that I labored with a buddy. I’m so joyful to have been a tiny a part of this large legacy. #DDLJ25 #25yearsofDDLJ @yrf #adityachopra.”

Observe @htshowbiz for extra