- Veteran actress Mumtaz married businessman Mayur Madhvani in 1974
- Earlier, Mumtaz had revealed that Shammi Kapoor needed to marry her however she was not prepared
- Mumtaz was an adolescent when she was in a relationship with Shammi Kapoor however determined to not marry him
It is no secret that Mumtaz and Shammi Kapoor had been in a relationship at one time. They did motion pictures like Vallah Kya Baat Hai (1962) and Brahmachari (1968) collectively however the romance couldn’t final lengthy. Shammi went on to marry Neila Devi and Mumtaz married businessman Mayur Madhvani.
In a latest interview, the veteran actress, who dominated over Bollywood within the Nineteen Sixties and 70s, shared some particulars of her relationship with Shammi and stated that she needed to marry him however again then, she was solely an adolescent and feared taking the subsequent step of their relationship due to their age distinction and the ambition of changing into somebody within the motion pictures enterprise. Se additionally added that it occurred for the perfect and that Neila was a very good match for Shammi. She additional stated, had she married Shammi again then, it could not have labored out between them.
In an interview with Pinkvilla, Mumtaz stated, “I liked him tremendously. I imagine Shammiji additionally liked me quite a bit. I felt unhappy that I couldn’t marry him. I used to be solely round 17. He was 18 years older than me. It was too early for me to get married. We separated with understanding. He was very candy and caring in the direction of me. However you may’t combat future. Truthfully, had I received married, it wouldn’t have labored. As a result of I’d have all the time held a remorse in my coronary heart. I needed to behave. I needed to attain one thing. “
Mumtaz additionally stated that the Kapoors had been specific about their daughters-in-law not working within the motion pictures and cited it as one of many causes to not take the subsequent step of their relationship.
“The Kapoor household was strict about their bahus not working in movies,” added Mumtaz.
Praising Shammi’s second spouse, Mumtaz stated, “Shammiji married such an exquisite woman, a good looking particular person. Neila Deviji’s such a sweetheart. She suited him completely and dealt with him so effectively.”
Mumtaz made her performing debut in Bollywood on the age of 11 with the movie Sone Ki Chidiya (1958). She went on to grow to be one of the in style feminine actors within the Hindi movie business. Her motion pictures Do Raaste, Bandhan and Aadmi Aur Insaan (1969), Sachaa Jhutha (1970) and Khilona (1970) had been huge hits and made her an unparalleled star within the Hindi movie business.