It was during this period that Sajid Khan had just returned from the States after making a big name for himself there. It was the blast-off for her first serious friendship, I remember Rekha's words clearly when she set eyes on him, because I was around then and saw what occurred."Oh my God! But Navin coolly resisted all invitations in Poona, at least.Location shooting over, Navin and Rekha returned to Bombay where our heroine again took up the old continuity with first flame.
In the movie industry people do get to know about each others affairs.
Remember, movie land comprises of only about fifty news makers.
They also had to attend premieres and film-functions together.
One pretty air-hostess who had flown them Air-India from Bombay to Delhi told me that they were very lovey-dovey throughout the flight (under cover of an open newspaper, of course! Or did Rekha realize that Navin, being a married man wouldn't be able to go far with her?
Her answers to all questions were bold and spoken out.
By the time that party was over no doubts remained that she had won the journalists completely over.
They had never encountered anyone, new or old, who was as frank and fearless as this brash, young girl-woman. "She scrambled out of the van in which she had driven into the studio compound and ran straight up to Sajid Khan. There followed a rapid succession of midnight rendezvous; midnight-to-hell drives; and nine o'clock pairs to parties.
Could this outspoken fifteen-year-old have been coached to say the boldest things? The girl had apparently seen life raw and lived it to the full even before catching that plane to Bombay. Sajid Khan The Sawan Bhadon unit did not immediately leave for location shooting in Poona. Sajid was the more experienced of the two-I mean, he'd been in permissive America and all that. How can you blame a poor girl who finds herself face to face with the idol of whom she's dreamed for nights without end?
Shatrughan Sinha The film industry is notorious for wolves on the prowl and Rekha was the easy victim.
People who I know to be scum of the filthiest order exploited this gullible and ge? Rekha had a nervous breakdown, and when she surfaced Shatrughan Sinha was there to give her a consoling arm.
She was always at his house (Biswajit's wife was always in Calcutta) while the friendship lasted, which wasn't very long. Ghosh (he was Jeetendra's secretary) teamed Rekha with Jeetendra in his movie Ek Bechara in 1970, Rekha was a very popular star, while Jeetu had had flops all around him like nine pins, after his huge initial success in Farz.