Prem Chopra B’day: Prem Chopra wanted to be a hero, not a villain, know what is the relationship with Raj Kapoor

Prem Chopra Considered a veteran villain of Hindi cinema. Born on 23 September 1935, Prem Chopra made a lot of headlines with the character of Villain. Born in Lahore, Pakistan, Prem Chopra belongs to a rich family. After partition, his family shifted to Shimla, Himachal Pradesh. Prem did his schooling from Shimla itself and graduated from Panjab University. Since college days, Prem was fond of acting and he used to participate in plays. After graduation, he came to Mumbai to become a hero, but it was written in luck .. ‘Prem… Prem Naam Hai Mera..’ To become a villain who scares the audience with the dialogue. On Prem Chopra’s 87th birthday, he tells some interesting anecdotes related to him and his kinship with Raj Kapoor.

Few people would know that Prem Chopra did 19 films with Rajesh Khanna, the first superstar of Hindi cinema and gained a lot of popularity. Prem Chopra got his first chance in the 1960 film ‘Mud-Mud Ke Na Dekh’. After this, worked in a Punjabi film ‘Chowdhary Karnail Singh’. When Prem Chopra stepped into the film world, he never imagined that one day he would become a big villain of Hindi cinema.

i wanted to be a hero
Prem Chopra had told in an interview to the media that ‘Like other actors, I wanted to be a hero in the beginning, I was a hero in some Punjabi films and he was also appreciated, but in Hindi cinema, the film in which I played a hero or central. She played the character role, she was a flop. If your films are flop then you don’t get many opportunities in the industry. Then I was offered negative roles and it is interesting that their magic went on the audience’.

People used to hide their wives after seeing Prem Chopra
In an interview, Prem Chopra had told an interesting incident related to him that his fear was seen many times in real life too. ‘People used to hide their wives on seeing me. When I used to talk to him, people would be surprised to know that in real life I am also a person like him. If people considered me a dreaded villain, I would have been happy that I am doing my job well.

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Prem Chopra is married to Krishna Kapoor’s sister
Let us now tell about Prem Chopra’s personal life. Prem Chopra is married to Uma, sister of Krishna, wife of Hindi cinema showman Raj Kapoor. They were married by noted writer and film director Lekh Tandon. Prem and Uma have three daughters Rakita, Punita and Prerna. Although the three daughters did not make a career in the industry, all three were married to people associated with the film industry. The youngest son-in-law of Prem Chopra is Bollywood actor Sharman Joshi. 87-year-old Prem is leading a happy life with a full family consisting of 6 grandchildren.

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