Mumbai: Lara Dutta, who was seen in a web show ‘Kaun Banegi Shikharwati’, is one of the few heroines to have acted leading Bollywood heroes share some unknown secrets of the stars.
She has worked with Salman Khan, Akshay Kumar and Sanjay Dutt among others, in her film career says their habits have not changed over the years.
Salman, with whom acted in No Entry (2005), Lara said “He still calls post midnight. Salman tabhi udhta hai, uske phone calls tabhi aate hain (Salman wakes up at midnight, his phone calls come post midnight),” she was quoted telling Bollywood Hungama.
About Akshay Kumar, Lara said “He still wakes up before anybody else ever wakes up in their life.” Lara made her Bollywood debut opposite Akshay with 2003 film Andaaz and was seen with him in 2021 film BellBottom.
Sanjay is still very shy and reserved, says Lara who has worked with him in 2006 film Zinda.
In BellBottom she played the role of former Prime Minister Indira Gandhi.
Kaun Banegi Shikharwati on ZEE5 is her third OTT release after the Hiccups and Hookups and her debut series, Hundred.
Lara plays one of the four daughters of an eccentric king played by Naseeruddin Shah. The role of other daughters are played by Soha Ali Khan, Kritika Kamra and Anya Singh.