Alok Nath celebrates his 62nd birthday today on July 10, 2018 and the actor is so famous and well known for his 'sanskaari' roles, that he ended up being a meme all by himself. If you think that Alok Nath was upset and sad that his memes were doing the rounds on social media, you're so wrong! Alok confirmed in an interview that he saw most of the memes about him and in fact stated that he liked some of them, as they made him laugh out loud. Well, he's such a sport, isn't he, folks?
Check out 6 interesting and unknown facts about Alok Nath below...
Alok Nath Starred In A Romantic Movie
Alok Nath starred in a romantic movie titled Kamangi in 1987, and was seen romancing Tina Munim. He even ran around trees and danced like a typical Bollywood hero. He said in an interview, "It was too ahead of its time (Kamagni). After that, I said to myself, ‘Let it be.' I had gotten fame early. I got money."
This One Is Really Funny!
Alok Nath has played the role of a father for actor who were much elder than him. "I have played father to people who were older than me. I have played father to Jackie Shroff and Rishi Kapoor. I have never said no to a film. Except once, 20-25 years ago, when a producer from Madras wanted me to play Jeetendra's father."
When Ekta Kapoor Decided To Give Him A Makeover
Ekta Kapoor decided to give Alok Nath's 'sanskaari' image a makeover and approached him to play Tusshar Kapoor's father-in-law in the Kya Kool Hain Hum franchise. Right after hearing the script, Alok Nath turned down the offer as the movie was filled with sexual innuendos and double-meaning jokes. Being a part of such a movie "wouldn't be acceptable to my fans," he said to Bombay Mirror.
Played The Role Of An Oldie In His 20s
Alok Nath played the role of an oldie right from his 20s itself. During the closure of Ramesh Sippy's television show Buniyaad, Alok Nath, who was just 20 years old, played the role of an 80-year-old man.
Acted In More Tha 500 Movies
Alok Nath has acted in more than 500 movies and close to 50 television shows as well. He hasn't restricted himself to Bollywood, but has also starred in Bengali, Rajasthani and Tamil too.
Was A Villain In These Movies
if you are bored of seeing Alok Nath in 'sanskaari' roles all the time, do watch the movies Bol Radha Bol, Shadyantra and Vinashak - Destroyer, he's played the role of a villain.
Happy Birthday Alok Nath
Here's wishing Alok Nath a very happy birthday!!