Tribute to Nutan on his 85th birth anniversary
Some scenes are imprinted in the memory. For example, in the 1959 film clumsy, Raj Kapoor looks at Nutan and says, “A picture, a picture that I have wanted to make for years, popped up in front of my eyes today” (A picture I wanted to make for many years before my eyes today Stands) ) It was a simple shot, but Nutan’s expression made it unique.
Though she has already worked in hit films like award winning Limithandjob paying guest and thug of delhihandjob clumsy Gave further impetus to his career. Once again her grace, simplicity and natural beauty enthralled the film watchers, while her acting skills and performances sujatahandjob Bandini and I am Tulsi of your courtyard captivated critics.
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Nutan’s 85th birth anniversary was on June 4. His death in 1991 at the age of 54 was a huge loss to the film community and fans who remember his performances and the lukewarm songs filmed on him to this day. ‘The moon is out again’ paying guest, ‘Your leaving’ clumsy, ‘black shadow’ sujata and ‘Maha of Sawan’ Milan Still a favorite on radio, stage shows and talent contests today.
The actress arrived at a time when Nargis was at her peak, and Madhubala, Meena Kumari, Bina Rai and Geeta Bali had huge hits to their credit. Being the daughter of filmmaker Kumarsen Samarth and actress Shobhana Samarth, she was exposed to the industry as a child and in fact, started acting as a 14-year-old in her mother’s 1950 production. our daughter.
He had three siblings including Tanuja, who also became an actress. Nutan studied in Panchgani, Maharashtra and later in Switzerland. After some small roles, at the age of 19, got a big break from Balraj Sahni’s film. Limit. The role of Gauri, a convicted girl, earned Nutan her first Filmfare Award.
Nutan with Dev Anand in front of Tere Ghar
Nutan and Dev Anand tasted success paying guest, which also became popular thanks to the music of SD Burman. they came together again in front of your house, and Nutan’s expressions in the title song, where Dev Anand imagines her inside his wine glass, were a delight to watch.
in front of your house Earlier two films proved Nutan’s versatility as an actress. Both were directed by Anupam Bimal Roy. He played the role of an untouchable orphan in this sujata, and a woman serving a sentence of life imprisonment for murder Bandini. As expected, Nutan won the Filmfare Best Actress Award for both the films.
Nutan’s marriage to Lieutenant Commander Rajneesh Bahl in 1959 and the birth of their son Mohnish two years later slowed her career, but only temporarily. By 1963, she was back in full swing. he acted the heart is Looked gorgeous as Jameela Bano in ‘Nigah Milen Ko Ji Chahta Hai’, alongside Raj Kapoor, and a qawwali-inspired song. both have been seen before clumsy and deceit.
Apart from Dev Anand and Raj Kapoor, Nutan did some good films with Sunil Dutt. after the success of sujata, both together ‘family’ and Milan.
What impressed the audience about Nutan was her ability to switch roles. She was as comfortable doing intense movies as she was into frothy romances. Despite his moderate success, his performance in heart remembered again With Dharmendra, Saraswatichandra with Manish, and bargaining Complimented with Amitabh Bachchan. On the personal front, a lot was written about Nutan’s feud with her mother over financial matters. However, they reconciled after two decades.
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As she turned 40, her attitude towards acting and roles changed. He played strong supporting roles in Raj Khosla’s I am Tulsi of your courtyard, take the name ofhandjob my battle and karma. He also played an important role in the teleserial criminal present.
Apart from acting, Nutan was also known for her singing skills. According to son Mohnish, she was trained in Hindustani music and Kathak. Lata Mangeshkar said that Nutan has completely lip-synced her songs. The actress actually sang two songs in the 1960 film including ‘Ae Mere Humsafar’ chhabili, which had music by Snehal Bhatkar apart from a few lines paying guest. She also used to organize a show called Nutan Musical Night, where she used to sing.
Nutan was an inspiration for many actresses. Sadhna and Smita Patil often expressed their admiration for him, and Sadhna admitted that her performance connoisseur Inspired by novelty.
The author is a music journalist from Mumbai.