Former 75-year-old actress Aruna Irani, who is best known for her role as a mother in Indian films, has said that she became his mother in Sanjay Dutt’s first film and fell in love with him in the second film.
Aruna Irani is one of the most popular actresses of the past. She started her career as a child artist after 1960. She has acted in about 500 films, in most of which she has been the mother of heroes or heroines, while she has also played the role of villain or sister or brother-in-law of the main characters.
She also appeared as a heroine in Bollywood films released before 1985, but then she started playing other supporting roles including mother, sister, sister-in-law, aunt, and maid.
In a recent exclusive interview with the Times of India, she spoke openly about people’s attitudes and expressed surprise that she was accepted by people as Sanjay Dutt’s mother, instead of having a romance with her. Also praised them.
According to Aruna Irani, she became his mother in Sanjay Dutt’s first film, Rocky, released in 1981, while in his second film, he had a romance with Sanjay Dutt.
Sanjay Dutt is only 13 years younger than her in age and she has also appeared in other films including his mother or sister-in-law in his later released films.
In the interview, she expressed surprise at how in the past people used to accept the same heroin as the mother of a hero and his girlfriend.
At the same time, she said that it is still happening that some actresses become the mother or sister of the hero but then she is also falling in love with the hero in a movie.
She surprised everyone by making another big revelation that when she married director Coco Kohli in 1990, she did not know about her husband’s first marriage and daughter.
After 31 years of marriage, she revealed that at that time she thought that she had married a single man.
The actress said that now, 31 years later, she is making this revelation because a few months ago, her son-in-law, the first wife of her husband, had passed away.
She did not mention any quarrels with Sutan and said that she later found out that her husband was already the father of a daughter.
Aruna Irani also shared many memories of the past film industry and said that before there were not so many facilities but people respected each other.