“The film industry has completed 100 years and he has touched the height of greatness. I wish to see him as the President of India very soon,” he said during a session of the Taj Literature Festival in Agra.
An excerpt of the book released by the publication house Om Books International on their Facebook page revealed what actually went wrong between the two, in their initial days of stardom. “The problem was the applause I was getting for my performances. Amitabh could see the response I was getting. That’s why he didn’t want me in some of his films,” read an excerpt.
Another excerpt from the book, mentioned that actresses like Zeenat Aman and Rekha also contributed to the rift.