Veteran actor Dharmendra not too long ago opened up about how again within the day when he used to shoot with Asha Parekh, he would flip up on the set after consuming onions. He labored with Asha Parekh for the primary time within the 1966 movie Aaye Din Bahaar Ke. Recalling one in every of their shoot days in Darjeeling, the actor on one of many reveals mentioned that after pack-up the producers and different crew members would get together until late within the evening and get drunk.
“In the morning the smell (of alcohol) would be quite evident, so to hide the smell I would eat onions,” he added. However, Asha Parekh would complain in regards to the scent of onion as she didn’t prefer it.
On the TV present, Asha Parekh was accompanying Dharmendra. The Yamla Pagla Deewana actor lastly admitted to his onion-eating trick and mentioned, “I told you that I eat onions to hide the smell of alcohol, and you asked me to stop drinking. On your suggestion, I stopped drinking and we became very good friends. We are like a family and those days were lovely. The beautiful memories at times make me sad but the amazing experiences of the past help me cheer up.”
On the opposite hand, Asha Parekh mentioned, “There was a tune by which Dharmendra ji had to dance within the water. Because it was so chilly, he would flip blue. Every time he got here out of the water, he could be supplied brandy. However, he would take a look at me, as a result of I had instructed him that if he drinks I’ll stroll out of the set. This went on for 2 or three days, however he didn’t take a sip of alcohol out of his respect for me.”