Saira Banu Gets Nostalgic: 39 Years of 'Duniya' and Memories of Yash Johar
Saira Banu, an iconic actress in the Indian film industry, has taken the social media world by storm since her Instagram debut in July. The veteran actress, best known for her role in the classic film "Padosan," has been treating her fans to a treasure trove of unseen photographs and delightful anecdotes from her illustrious life. Recently, she shared a heartwarming post that shed light on her connection with filmmaker Karan Johar and his late father, Yash Johar.
In her heartfelt Instagram post, Saira Banu reminisced about her involvement in a film produced under the prestigious banner of "Dharma Productions," which was helmed by the eminent Yash Johar, the father of Karan Johar. She paid tribute to Yash Johar, acknowledging his status as a celebrated producer within the film industry and, more importantly, as a cherished friend to both her and her late husband, the legendary actor Dilip Kumar. Saira Banu highlighted Yash Johar's remarkable generosity of spirit, recalling how he went above and beyond to assist his friends, particularly during times of health crises.
eful for the opportunity to play the role of Sahib's wife on screen, Saira Banu explained how the allure of this cinematic venture gradually led her to say "YES." She also expressed her desire to extend her gratitude to Yash Johar and his down-to-earth wife, Hiroo Johar, who played an equally pivotal role in their lives. Hiroo Johar, described as warm, friendly, and indispensable, was seen as a perfect complement to Yash Johar's largesse of heart. Their unwavering support left an indelible mark on Saira Banu and her family.
As Saira Banu reflected on these cherished memories, she couldn't help but acknowledge the evolution of Karan Johar, who grew up as an energetic young presence around her. Recalling their interactions during shoots, particularly at Ootacamund, she praised Karan Johar as a helpful and wonderful youngster who remained a constant source of support for her and her family.
- PTC PUNJABI