Farah Khan, throughout an look on The Kapil Sharma Show on Sunday, talked about her star-studded particular song Deewangi Deewangi from Om Shanti Om. She additionally recalled why sure stars, together with Amitabh Bachchan, might not be a part of it.
Raveena Tandon might not come as a result of she was closely pregnant on the time, Farah revealed. She additionally mentioned that she approached Dev Anand however he declined and informed her, “I don’t do guest appearances.”
Amitabh opted out due to private causes. “Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan were getting married that month, that’s what he told us,” Farah mentioned. The couple tied the knot on the Bachchans’ bungalow Prateeksha on April 20, 2007.
Farah additionally needed Dilip Kumar and Saira Banu to be a part of the Deewangi Deewangi song and mentioned that Shah Rukh Khan promised he would personally get them on board. However, it did not work out.
Farah mentioned that the song was shot in an ‘organised way’, with 5 stars daily and two hours devoted to every. “Woh pehli baar tha jab Shah Rukh subah time pe aata tha (That was the first time Shah Rukh would come on time in the morning) because he was the producer, actor and host,” she mentioned, poking enjoyable at his infamous unpunctuality.
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Farah mentioned that she and Manish Malhotra went to everybody’s homes and personally requested them to be a part of Deewangi Deewangi. “Kuch log plus-one mein aa gaye (Some people came as a plus-one),” she laughed.
Deewangi Deewangi was a particular song in Farah’s second directorial enterprise, Om Shanti Om, that includes Shah Rukh alongside a number of stars, together with Dharmendra, Jeetendra, Salman Khan, Saif Ali Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Mithun Chakraborty, Kajol, Rani Mukerji, Priyanka Chopra, Rekha, Tabu, Karisma Kapoor and Juhi Chawla, amongst others. A complete of 31 stars had been a part of the song.