The success of cult comedy, Andaz Apna Apna, directed by Rajkumar Santoshi, can’t be credited to anybody actor. The whole solid of the movie, together with actors Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Paresh Rawal, Shakti Kapoor, Raveena Tandon, Karisma Kapoor, Shehzad Khan and Viju Khote, made it fun riot with their hilarious one-liners and spot-on comedian timing. Now, think about what would have occurred if actor Amrish Puri would have additionally been added to this bunch of gifted actors?
Shakti Kapoor, who essayed the position of Crime Grasp Gogo, lately revealed that Puri was alleged to play the position of Zorambo, an antithesis of his character Mogambo from Mr India, in Andaz Apna Apna. However his character was chopped from the movie since director Santoshi thought the film was getting too lengthy.
In a current interplay with News18, Kapoor, who claimed to be Mogambo’s nephew in Andaz Apna Apna, shared, “It could have been a lot enjoyable to have him within the movie. Whereas Mogambo used to snort and say, ‘Mogambo khush hua,’ Zorambo was alleged to be a tragic soul who would say, ‘Zorambo khush nahi hua.’ However our director Rajkumar Santoshi needed to take away the character because the size of the movie was being elevated.”
Not too long ago, Kapoor appeared as his iconic character Crime Grasp Gogo in a current promo of Disney Plus Hotstar’s upcoming project. He left the followers of the comedy-drama nostalgic as he recreated his hilarious dialogue, “Crime Grasp Gogo, Aaya hun, kuch toh loot kar jaaunga.” The streaming platform promoted the video saying “Gogo is Again” leaving the followers excited.
Andaz Apna Apna was a field workplace flop upon its launch within the 90s. Nonetheless, the movie has achieved a cult standing through the years. Its TV broadcast, on-line streaming and different codecs grabbed the flowery of the viewers, finally declaring it an iconic comedy. The movie, to this present day, stays probably the most considered on all mediums, holding an IMDb ranking of 8.20.