Nanda In A Rare Appearance


Nanda’s public appearance: Bollywood actress Nanda gave public appearance on the screening of Marathi film “Natrang”. She was with her close friend Waheeda Rehman in Ketnav theatre in Pali Hill on the conditions that there will be no media and no photographers. She had gained a lot of weight so it was not easy to recognize her for people who saw her after long time. Many celebrities were present on the occasion and were surprised to see Nanda there after long time. Bollywood actress Vidya Balan was also present and did not believe her luck that she is meeting Nanda there. She said that Nanda and Waheeda Rahman are friends from past 45 years which is unbelievable and when she went to meet Waheeda then she introduced her to Nanda. Vidya told that when Nanda spoke to her it was same melodious voice which she heard in films and she told she is also Capricorn as Vidya. Later Vidya got to know that Waheeda, Nanda, Shammi and Asha Parekh are very close friends and all of them were present on this moment except Asha Parekh. It was a long time after which Nanda made public appearance and many other actresses like Vidya Balan, Helen, Shammi and Urmila Matondkar were also present on the moment.

About Nanda: Nanda is a bollywood film actress and she has given good contribution to Indian film industry. She had started acting since her childhood and did roles as child in many movies like Mandir in year 1948, Jaggu in year 1952 and then in Angaray, Jagat Guru, Shankaracharya in year 1954. She started her professional career from movie Toofan Aur Deeya in year 1956. She gave many good movies and she was very active in film industry till year 1974 and after that she stopped working and came back in three films in year 1982-83 and after that she permanently got retired from acting. She got engaged to director Manmohan Desai in 1992, who committed suicide in year 1994 jumping from his owned building in Girgaon and just after Nanda’s mother died and she decided not to marry. It was a long time since she had not made any public appearance and was interacting with her close friend and family members staying at her residence in Mumbai.


Movie Natarang: Natarang is Marathi movie directed by debutant Ravi Jadhav and movie has Atul Kulkarni, Sonali Kulkarni, Kishor Kadam, Vibhawari Deshpande and Priya Berde are in lead role. Movie was released in January 1, 2010. Natarang has music of composer Ajay and Atul and movie is produced by Zee Talkies. Movie stars and crew was also on the screening and actor of movie Atul Kulkarni was happy to see Nanda there. He took some time to recognize Nanda and said that she came to him and started talking frequently in Marathi and it was such a pleasant surprise to see her on the occasion and he had invited Waheeda Rehman and had also requested to bring Nanda along with her as well. Atul Kulkarni said Natarang is special movie about music and dance may be that attracted Waheeda and her friends there and it was very special evening with these special ladies.