Amitabh, Rekha to rekindle love is YRF’s next
32 years ago, late maverick filmmaker Yash Chopra has been able to convince Amitabh Bachchan to act alongside Rekha after getting married to Jaya in his film, ‘Silsila’ which was based on extramarital affair and now after so many years his son Aditya Chopra has been successfully able to convince the duo to act in his directional venture.
Yes, you have heard it right, Amitabh Bachchan and evergreen Rekha have been roped by Aditya Chopra to recreate ‘Silsila’ magic. Aditya himself convinced the duo to share screen space. So far no filmmakers have been able to convince the duo but Aditya made it possible.
The suspense still persists whether Rekha and Amitabh really dated one another but the duo shares a great on-screen chemistry. The couple was also apraoced by Anees Bazmee for his next flick, ‘Welcome Back’ but Rekha turned down the film due to date issue.
Rekha and Amitabh Bachcahn’s mystery love story always keep the gossip mill churning. The two first acted in hit movies like `Do Anjaane` (1976), `Muqaddar Ka Sikander` (1978), `Mr Natwarlal` (1979), `Suhaag` (1979), `Silsila` (1981) and few more. Their chemistry was always talked about. They are considered a sizzling on-screen pair of the past.It is not yet confirmed whether the film in question will be a remake of ‘Silsila’ or a brand new concept.