There was a time in films when their dialogues and songs remained on people’s lips for many years. Bollywood has given many such hit films, whose impression is still visible on people. Such films created new records at the box office and received a lot of accolades. Akshay Kumar’s film Dhadkan is also included in this list. In the film, Shilpa Shetty, who made everyone’s heart beat, was in the lead role along with Khiladi Kumar. There are many interesting stories about this film, which we are going to tell you today.
Akshay and Shilpa were dating each other
Actually, when the shooting of this film was going on, many news of affair between Akshay Kumar and Shilpa Shetty had come to light. Both the lead actors were dating each other during this period. People liked their pairing very much on screen also, this was the period when Akshay Kumar and Shilpa Shetty were at the peak of their careers. The number of fans liking both of them was continuously increasing.
It took four years to release
An interesting story about this film is that it took four years to release the film. This film was released in the year 2000, while work on it was going on for the last four years. Dharmesh Darshan, who made the film, had stopped work on it for another film. Actually, Dharmesh had given a hit movie like Raja Hindustani during this period, after which he started working on Dhadkan. However, then the idea of a film fair came to his mind and then Dhadkan was sidelined.
The shooting of Mela continued for a long time and the shooting of Dhadkan kept getting postponed. This is the reason why the film was delayed for four years and was finally presented to the public in 2000. As soon as the film was released, it created new earning records and became a superhit. Apart from Akshay and Shilpa, Sunil Shetty was also in the film, who played a negative character.