Rajesh Khanna, also known as Kaka, starred in hit films like
Aradhana and Kati Patang. He died in 2012, aged 69, after battling
health issues. Recalling the last days of Rajesh Khanna, Dimple
said: "I want to say something - he (Rajesh Khanna) was not feeling
too well and he had to come to the balcony and wave to the press.
"So I gave him a shawl and my sunglasses and I said, "Kakaji aap na
thoda profile dijiyega, straight mat dijiyega, profile looks
better". "He looked at me and said, 'Aacha ab tum mujhe sikhaogi
(Now you will teach me). And I was like no, no sorry,
What a star, what a star he was! There is no one like him," added the actress who is gearing up for the release of her new
movie What The Fish, coming out Dec 13. She may have worked in over
60 films, but the 56-year-old actress says even now every shot is
like a matter of life and death for her.
"I never enjoy working. I am too honest, so I have problems with
myself all the time. So I am always cribbing and nervous. Sometimes
I am fully prepared and suddenly I get blank - I forget my lines.
Every shot is a matter of life and death for me, so I don't enjoy
that process," said the Bobby actress.
Interestingly, Dimple is central to the plot of What The Fish, a
fun filled mystery drama.