Prakash Jha may make serious films, but he has a naughty side to
him. As Nikita Anand found out on the sets of Dil Dosti
Etc, the serious-looking director is not so serious after
Jha told Nikita, in front of the entire unit, that an assistant
director was in love with her. While she was still trying to make
sense of this, a shy AD came up to her, and gave her a long love
letter written in Hindi and Urdu. Jha told her to read it aloud.
She hesitated, embarrassed, so he took it from her and read it to
Nikita felt awkward in this situation, and she lived through it
for three days or so. And then she found out that it was a prank.
And worse, the entire unit knew about it. However, what really
stunned her was that Jha himself had penned the letter.
Maybe the director can offer his services as a letter writer to
those who cannot express their love, as an alternate