Amitabh Bachchan’s palatial mansion Jalsa is one of the most luxurious houses. The iconic star resides in this house with his family, though he has three other bungalows in Mumbai namely, Pratiksha, Janak & Vatsa Amitabh Bachchan regularly keeps his fans posted on interesting aspects through social media. Today the Big B took to social media in memory of Hrishikesh Mukherjee’s Chupke Chupke. on the 46th anniversary of the film Big B posted few still pictures from the sets .and wrote, “Chupke Chupke “ our film by Hrishikesh
Amitabh Wrote: “T 3870 -‘Chupke Chupke ‘,with Hrishi Da, closing in to 46 years today .. that house that you see in the pic with Jaya .. is now Jalsa my home, bought & rebuilt .. many films shot there – Anand, Namak Haram, Chupke Chupke , Satte pe Satta it was Producer NC Sippy’s house , then…” He shared the same post on Instagram and Twitter.
Not only Bachchan fans, celebrities have also been taken aback with this revelation. Many of them have reacted to the post. Eminent Filmmaker Kunal Kohli replied appreciating Big B’s performance in his entire career span. He wrote, “Wow sir. What a feeling it must’ve been to be able to buy that house filled with so many memories of countless meetings, shootings. Incredible to retain that property as yours. There’s the history of Indian cinema in almost every move of yours.” ……
Amitabh Bachchan’s post has revealed the history of this magnificent bungalow. The post also highlighted the great movies directed by the legendary Hrishikesh Mukherjee. While the film “Chupke Chupke” was the sweetest Rom Com wherein Amitabh Bachchan played the role of Sukumar Sinha. Other Artists of the film were Jaya Bachchan, Sharmila Tagore and Dharmendra. Om Prakash and Asrani also played important roles in the movie. On the other hand “Anand” gained a cult following and is hailed as one of the greatest films ever made In “Namak Haram” Rajesh Khanna was Amitabh Bachchan’s co-star. The movie was a blockbuster with melodious songs.
On the work front, Amitabh Bachchan will be next seen in Rumy Jaffery’s Chehre. The film also stars Emraan Hashmi and Rhea Chakraborty in key roles. The release of the film in April got postponed due to the sudden surge in Covid-19 cases.