This legendary cricketer bunked school to watch movies of Amitabh Bachchan
The phenomenon called Amitabh Bachchan is truly the icon for the icons. Legendary cricketer Kapil Dev confirms this fact with a heartfelt nostalgic experience that is bound to give you a déjà vu to the millions of fans of Amitabh Bachchan all over.
Today the legendary cricketer Kapil Dev and the megastar Mr Amitabh Bachchan will feature in a special segment during the ongoing cricket extravaganza IPL. The duo had shot a special episode and that is destined to give goose bumps top the lovers of the game and bollywood cinema. As the teaser of the much awaited Badumbaaa will be unveiled today at 2.30 pm on the Star Network, the occasion will mark the first ever interaction between the legendary Kapil Dev and Mr Bachchan.
The interaction will trace the journey of Mr. Bachchan in Bollywood and his upcoming film, 102 NOT OUT. Both Mr Bachchan and Kapil Dev have immense respect for each other and the conversation which will begin from tracing Mr. Bachchan’s journey, will end with Kapil Dev spilling the beans about his school and college days. A source source reveals, "When Mr Bachchan was talking about his journey, Kapil Dev was quick to disclose that he used to bunk school in order to watch him on the silver screen.” On hearing this Mr Bachchan was overwhelmed and both the legends had a hearty laugh.
We are sure the interaction which promises a unique intimacy between cinema and cricket – India’s most popular passions will be an experience to remember.
An interaction bout Mr Bachchan’s highly awaited 102 NOT OUT will also be held where the Mr. Bachchan plays a 102 year old father to a 75 year old son essayed by Rishi Kapoor.