Aamir Khan recalls his inspiring incident with Amitabh Bachchan during the shooting of Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak: “It was a lesson for me” |


Aamir Khan He recently took a nostalgic trip back to the early days of his career while filming his first movie. Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak. The actor told a memorable incident that left a lasting impression on him, involving none other than Amitabh Bachchan.
During a conversation about his ex-wife Kiran RaoIn Laapataa Ladies' upcoming film, Aamir vividly recalled a moment from the sets of Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak in Film City. “I was in the makeup room with my cousin Nusat, Raj Zutshi and Reena (Aamir's ex-wife),” he narrated the incident at ABP Conclave.
He continued, “Outside the makeup room, another movie was being filmed. We could hear an actor rehearsing his lines almost 100,200 times.”

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Intrigued by the actor's dedication, Aamir set out to discover the hardworking artist, none other than Amitabh Bachchan. “At that time, as a newcomer to the industry, seeing a superstar like Amitji rehearse so much, work so diligently and maintain such focus left a lasting impression on me,” Aamir reflected.

He further added, “It was a long scene and he did 8-10 takes. After wrapping up the take, Amit ji approached director Prakash Mehra for feedback, 'Prakash, I didn't speak too fast, did I?' “It was a lesson to me that there is no end to rehearsing. Even iconic figures like Charlie Chaplin, one of the greatest actors in history, used to rehearse 200 to 300 times. So I believe in rehearsing and being prepared.”