Katrina Kaif is one the most loved actresses of the B-town. But how many of you know that she made her debut in Bollywood along with Amitabh Bachchan and Gulshan Grover starrer Boom, and needless to say the movie turned out to be a total disaster and faded into the darkness.
And you'll be surprised to know that in her debut, Katrina Kaif
had smooched Gulshan Grover and not just that, the duo had
practised the lip-lock scene for two hours! Read on to know what
happened, when Amitabh Bachchan caught Katrina & Gulshan
Gulshan-Katrina Practised Lip-lock For Two Hours
In an interview to a leading daily, Gulshan Grover had
revealed that the kissing scene in Kaizad's directorial film Boom
was the most difficult sequence that he had ever done in his
career. The Boom team had apparently got only two hours to shoot
the lip-lock scene in a submerged aquarium at Hotel Burj Al Arab in
Gulshan Grover Was Nervous
Reportedly, Gulshan Grover was extremely nervous to
shoot for the scene, he along with Katrina Kaif practiced the
smooch several times in a closed room.
When Big B Caught Them Smooching!
Gulshan Grover even added that while he was practising
the lip-lock scene with Katrina, Amitabh Bachchan walked into the
room and cheered him. This, he said only increased his stress
further. Strange enough?
When Katrina Confidently Pulled Off The Lip-lock Scene
Later, when Katrina and Gulshan appeared before director
Kaizad, he suggested Katrina to glide over the table, grab Gulshan
by his collar and smooch him. Mr Grover was apparently shocked to
hear this as he did not practice the scene but Katrina had
confidently pulled off the scene and the duo went ahead with the
After a few years, when Katrina became a popular name
among the movie buffs, people came to know about her debut and her
kissing scene with Grover, became a controversy!
Katrina’s Reaction On Her Lip-lock Scene
When Katrina was asked to comment on her ‘Boom'
controversial scene, she had said" "What's there to react in the
first place? And what's new about those scenes. Boom has always
been all over the Internet. I don't deny I have done the scenes in
the past but I wasn't comfortable."
Katrina’s Unseen Intimate Scenes Were About To Release
There were also reports that Boom will be re-released in
a DVD with never seen before intimate scenes involving her and
co-star Gulshan Grover. However, Katrina cleared the air by saying
"That is not true. It is false information. The rights of the DVD
are with Hindujas and it remains with them. They are not
distributing or re-distributing it."
Salman Took The Matter in His Hands
At that time, speculations were also rife that Kaif's
lip-locking scenes with Grover were chopped off from the film's
initial DVD as her the boyfriend Salman Khan had compelled the
makers to do away with the kissing portion.
Katrina Got A Lot Of Film Offers Post Boom
"I have had a lot of offers but I haven't signed
anything on after Boom. I'm waiting to be offered a role in which I
can make the kind of impact I want. So far, there have been good
filmmakers, but not the kind of roles that really excite
Katrina Tries To Seduce Me: Gulshan
During the release of the film, when Gulshan Grover was
asked to reveal about the film, he had mentioned, "Boom. An
upmarket, wacky, crazy film. Jackie [Shroff], Amitabh [Bachchan]
and I play gangsters.For once, I have a romantic angle too. Katrina
Kaif tries to seduce me in the film."
Besides Grover and Kaif, Boom featured Amitabh Bachchan, Jackie Shroff, Padma Lakshmi, Madhu Sapre and Zeenat Aman. Directed by film-maker Kaizad Gustad, the film sought to exhibit the glamour world's connection with the underworld.