Today is an important moment for the thespian film maker Sanjay Leela Bhansali as his iconic and cult hit period drama film Devdas with a brilliant and ensemble cast comprising three of Bollywood’s biggest superstars Shah Rukh Khan, Madhuri Dixit and Aishwarya Rai clocks 19 years since its release today and making it more treasured, Madhuri marks 19 years of iconic film Devdas on twitter.
The movie which had released 19 years back on 12th July 2002 was a massive super hit and success at the box office and even today has a separate fanbase across the globe for fans can never forget their powerful performances in the film along with their strong and sizzling on screen chemistry between all these multi-talented superstars and on this day today, Madhuri marks 19 years of iconic film Devdas on twitter.
It’s true that in order to make this day even more cherishable, Madhuri marks 19 years of iconic film Devdas on twitter.
Taking to her Twitter account, a few hours back Madhuri penned a emotionally heartfelt long note as she fondly recalled all the unforgettable memories related to this epic film of her illustrious career.
The Dhak dhak girl of bollywood Madhuri Dixit in her tweet thanked the filmmaker for sharing it, her tweet read, “Reminiscing some great and happy memories from the sets of Devdas. Even 19 years later it all feels so fresh! Thank you Sanjay for sharing these. Will Cherish these forever!”.
Furthermore, she also mentioned and stated that this iconic and cult movie is a homage and an ode to legendary late thespian Dilip Kumar saying that the legend will be remembered forever just like the movie and for giving her salute and ode to the late Bollywood megastar, Madhuri further penned, “Here’s our ode to #DilipKumar, just like #Devdas, you will continue to live on…forever! #19YearsOfDevdas”.
We all also know that inspiration for Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s modern day contemporary take with SRK, Madhuri and Aishwarya starrer Devdas (2002) was based on the cult late legend Dilip Kumar, Vyjayanthimala and Suchitra Sen starrer black and white cinematic masterpiece Devdas (1955) which had been directed and helmed by Bimal Roy.
Fans should definitely take a thorough glance at Madhuri Dixit’s post which has the rare and unseen behind the scene still picture of both Madhuri and SRK in Paro and Devdas getup and costumes respectively whilst they are seen taking the instructions from Sanjay Leela Bhansali during the shoot.
Currently, Madhuri Dixit is one of the judges on Colors TV’s hit and popular dance reality show, Dance Deewane 3 along with choreographers Tushar Kalia and Dharmesh Yelande.