Here we tell you some of the untold stories about Kajol's life.
When Kajol lost her memory on the sets of ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’
Kajol’s best friend Karan Johar once told in an interview that During the shooting of ‘Kuch Kuch Hota Hai’ song ‘Yeh Ladka Hai Deewana’, apparently lost her balance and fell flat on the ground. She not only bruised her knee, she also lost her memory. Than Kajol forgot everything and everybody except her beau Ajay Devgn. When she talked to Ajay she started gaining her memory’.
When Aditya Chopra taught acting to Kajol
When ‘Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge’ completed its 1000 weeks, SRK said ‘Kajol has to blush during the scene of the movie, for which takes alot of ‘takes’ and finally Aditya taught her the scenes’.
Kajol starts crying whenever she heard the story
SRK said in an interview ‘Whenever Karan narrates any film to Kajol, she starts crying. But finally she done the movie. Her every character is very difficult’.
This was the first meeting of SRK – Kajol
Kajol met Shah Rukh Khan first time on the sets of ‘Baazigar’. About this, SRK told in an interview ‘I first met Kajol at New Year on January 1, when we were shooting for ‘Baazigar’. At that time I came to know a person like me, who also works on the first day of the new year and it was Kajol. She entered on the sets and was screaming, hug several people and just say ‘hello’ to me and she went. I was quite shy, then she said to Ravi Dada on the sets- This is how your hero, do not speak, How I will work with him? Than, we used to talk alot. And, I am very much impressed with Kajol’s work’.
The Love Story Of Kajol And Ajay Devgn
Kajol began dating fellow actor, Ajay Devgn, in 1994, while filming for Gundaraj. The critics labelled them as an ‘unlikely pair’ due to their contrasting personalities. Few believed that the relationship would not last long, let alone culminate into marriage. But, defying the media speculations, the couple got married after a four-year long courtship and are still going strong. Ajay explained their relationship by saying, “We never resorted to the usual ‘I love you’ routine. A proposal never happened. We grew with each other. Marriage was never discussed, but it was always imminent.” This ‘unlikely pair’ tied the knot on February 24, 1999, in true Maharashtrian style. The couple has two children, daughter Nysa and son Yug.
SRK miss Kajol in every film
Last year, on the promotion of ‘Dilwale’ SRK said that ‘I miss Kajol in every film. With this film she gave us 150 days. She had to be away from her children and I know it is a huge sacrifice for a parent.’
Aamir is a big fan of Kajol’s acting
Aamir Khan who shares screen with Kajol in the movie ‘Fanaa’ had said in an interview “I wish she would do a film with me. She is one of those few actors who have the ability to make an audience fall in love with her. I love watching her.”
Sidharth Malhotra is a big fan of Kajol
Sidharth Malhotra who was an assistant director of the film ‘My Name Is Khan’ said “I got a chance to work with Kajol when I was an AD on My Name Is Khan (2010). She is an amazing actress, a thorough professional and a very warm person. I’m a huge fan!”
The two had a epic clash at the box office. Mohabbatein became the second highest grossing film of the year domestically and the highest grossing film overseas that year and was thus declared a blockbuster where as Mission Kashmir was the third biggest domestic grosser of the year.
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai Vs Bade Miyan Chote Miyan
Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, romantic comedy drama film which was released on 16 October 1998 in Diwali along with ‘Bade Miyan Chote Miyan’.
Bade Miyan Chote Miyan is a remake of the Hollywood film ‘Bad Boys’ starring Amitabh Bachchan and Govinda in a double role. This movie was the first hit of Amitabh Bachchan at the box office since his comeback after a few years of hiatus from Bollywood. Bade Miyan Chote Miyan was the second highest grosser of the year after Kuch Kuch Hota Hai.
Veer-Zaara Vs Aitraaz
Veer-Zaara, romantic drama directed by Yash Chopra and was released on 12 November 2004 along with ‘Aitraaz’. Aitraaz, romantic thriller film produced by Subhash Ghai.
Both the movies was released on the same date. Veer-Zaara became the top-grossing Bollywood film of the year at both the Indian and the International box office whereas Aitraaz was the eleventh highest grossing film of the year.
Om Shaanti Om Vs Saawariya
Om Shaanti Om’ another romantic film directed by Farah Khan and was released on 9 November 2007 along with Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s ‘Saawariya’.
Om Shaanti Om grossed 1.49 billion worldwide and thus became the highest-grossing Hindi film of all time at the time of its release whereas Saawariya was not that big hit.
Don Vs Jaan-E-Mann
Don, action crime thriller film and the second installment of the Don franchise which was directed by Farhan Akhtar and was released on 20 October 2006 along with Sajid Nadiawala’s ‘Jaan-E-Mann’.
Jaan-E-Mann, romantic comedy drama film starring Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar and Preity Zinta. ‘Don’ received a mixed critical response, and it grossed over 1.05 billion whereas ‘Jaan-E-Mann’ cost nearly Rs.4 million.
Chennai Express Vs Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobaara
Chennai Express, romantic comedy film directed by Rohit Shetty and was released on 8 August 2013 and Ekta Kapoor’s ‘Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobaara’ on 15 August 2013.
This was scheduled one week later to avoid clashing with ‘Chennai Express’. Chennai Express received mixed reviews from critics, it broke several box office records in India and abroad and becoming the quickest film to collect 1 billion net domestically and ‘Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobaara’ received mixed to negative reviews and performed poorly at the box office.
Jab Tak Hai Jaan Vs Son of Sardaar
Jab Tak Hai Jaan, romantic drama film directed by Yash Chopra and the movie was released on 13 November 2012 along with ‘Son of Sardaar’. Jab Tak Hai Jaan received positive-to-mixed reviews from critics in India and positive reviews overseas and it opened well at the box office. Jab Tak Hai Jaan emerged as the third-highest-grossing Bollywood film overseas at that time, after 3 Idiots and My Name Is Khan while Son of Sardaar was not big hit as compared to Jab Tak Hai Jaan.