Known for speaking his heart out always, few days back during an interview Naseeruddin Shah took a dig at late Superstar Rajesh khanna’s acting and was quoted saying “he was a poor actor.” In his words “It was the 70’s when mediocrity came in Hindi films. That’s when the Rajesh Khanna joined the industry. For all his success, I think Mr Khanna was a very limited actor. In fact, he was a poor actor. Intellectually, he wasn’t the most alert person I have ever met. His taste ruled the industry.”
This statement did not went very well with the audience. On to which Twinkle Khanna took to twitter and vent her heart out on this.
After which Naseeruddin Shah apologized and said, “He didn’t mean to attack him.”
Being quiet all this long, now, during an interview recently Dimple Kapadia too expressed her emotions on this topic. She said “the man’s (Rajesh Khanna) legacy and career speak for him, and that she doesn’t need to boast about her late husband’s achievements or his contribution to Hindi cinema.” Dimple also said that everybody knows what Rajesh Khanna was and his accomplishments were.