Jaya Bachchan recently celebrated her birthday. The veteran actress, known for her stellar performances, shared screen space with Dharmendra as his wife and other stars in ‘Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani.’ Interestingly, in a recent throwback revelation, it was unveiled that Jaya has long had a crush on Dharmendra and even confessed to having a crush on him.

Jaya Bachchan‘s candid revelation on ‘Koffee with Karan’ about her crush on Dharmendra during their early days in the industry is both amusing and heartwarming. Upon learning about her feelings, Dharmendra responded to Zoom with a mix of affection and respect. He fondly remarked, “This is her love and respect speaking,” acknowledging the sincerity behind her words. Dharmendra also shared insights into his enduring friendship with Jaya and her husband, Amitabh Bachchan. Recalling their long-standing bond, he reminisced about the cherished moments they shared, especially during the iconic filming of ‘Sholay.’ Their camaraderie not only on screen but also off-screen highlights the depth of their connection and the mutual admiration they hold for each other, adding an extra layer of intrigue.

I loved discovering this delightful tidbit about Jaya Bachchan’s crush on Dharmendra and would love to uncover more intriguing facts from Bollywood’s history.

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