Mourning the demise of Rishi Kapoor, Moushumi Chatterjee, shared her fond reminiscences. She stated, “Chintu has been my buddy, co-star, director and neighbour. I actually don’t have any phrases to precise my sorrow and the way I really feel precisely. It’s a nice loss to the movie business. No one could be like him.”
She additional added, “I’ve labored with him not solely as a co-star however he has additionally directed me. I labored in his directorial “Aa Ab Laut Chalen”. He was very caring on the units as director and producer. Being an actor, he understands the difficulties that actors must undergo.
I used to be additionally his neighbour. The final time we met was when my daughter Payal handed away. He had even attended Payal’s marriage ceremony. We had invited solely choose individuals from the business as a result of my daughter wished it to be a personal affair. However all my neighbours together with Chintu got here.
When he was within the US for therapy, we used to speak over cellphone. I even spoke to Neetu. Yearly they used to ask us for Ganpati puja.
The information of his demise is extraordinarily stunning. First Irrfan and now Chintu. Each of them weren’t solely nice actors but in addition superb human beings. Yesterday and at present are very dangerous days. On each days, I opened my eyes within the morning and heard such stunning information. I additionally really feel very dangerous for Irrfan and his spouse Sutapa as a result of I do know them personally.
Right this moment I’m interested by Neetu, Ranbir and all the household. The Kapoors are full of affection and affection.
I’ll at all times bear in mind Chintu as a foodie. He used to like good meals and drinks. I bear in mind sooner or later he got here to the units of “Aa Ab Laut Chalen” at 5 within the night. I requested him if he want to have tea or espresso. He requested me if I hadn’t made fish curry at present? I stated in fact I did. He replied he first wished fish curry and rice after which he would take into consideration tea and occasional! I needed to get fish curry and rice from dwelling and he loved it a lot! Such was Chintu, at all times a real admirer of fine meals!
I’ve been telling Rishi for the reason that morning that now that he’s up there he ought to meet Payal. My daughter left us a couple of months in the past. After that shock as a mom, only a few issues have an effect on me anymore. That may be a ache I can’t specific in phrases.
As an individual, Chintu was very outspoken and he awalys informed me I used to be like him.
He used to tease me, calling me “moti” (overweight) after I was pregnant with my daughter. However he used to maintain me throughout our out of doors capturing, I can always remember all that. He was a buddy. We might usually get into fights and make up quickly after! Throughout our fights, Neetu would help me. Right this moment, all such reminiscences are flashing in my thoughts.
I’m shattered to be taught that he’s no extra. Although I knew he was not retaining, he was a really optimistic particular person, so I strongly believed that he would combat again.
After I labored within the film “Piku” after a very long time a couple of years in the past, he took to the general public platform to encourage me and wrote Moushumi is such a very good artiste! That was Rishi, a real buddy.
I bear in mind when Vinod Khanna died, Rishi was very upset as a result of not quite a lot of business individuals turned as much as attend his final rites. He had an outburst saying individuals lack gratitude. However have a look at the irony that Rishi handed away at such a time that even when individuals need to go, they can’t as a consequence of this lockdown.
Right this moment all I’m left with are reminiscences that are flooding on my thoughts. I’ve so many reminiscences of Rishi that I can preserve speaking about him for hours and but it could stay incomplete! Might you relaxation in peace my expensive buddy.”
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