When legendary actors like Dilip Kumar, Rajesh Khanna, Raj Kapoor and Dev Anand were at the top in Bollywood, Rajkumar made his special place at that time. (File Photo)
Rajkumar’s film ‘Betaz Badshah’ released in 1994 flopped. Along with Rajkumar, there were also artists like Shatrughan Sinha, Mukesh Khanna. Even after the failure of the film, Rajkumar gave this answer when he raised the fees.
He refused to do films in front of the directors. All this is not a big deal, they used to increase their fees after every film, even if their last release film was flopped. He used to increase his fees by one lakh rupees after every release of his film. Rajkumar had told this in an interview to Lehran.
In that interview, Rajkumar had said that his films could be a flop, but not him. His film ‘Betaz Badshah’ released in 1994 flopped. Along with Rajkumar, there were also artists like Shatrughan Sinha, Mukesh Khanna. On the film’s failure, Rajkumar said that, ‘Whatever role I play, I do full justice to him. I never think that I have failed in it. Movies can be a flop, not me.
Rajkumar had said in the interview, ‘Even when my films flopped, my fees would go up by one lakh rupees. My secretary had asked that Raj Sahab film flopped, you are raising a lakh? I replied that if the picture did not work, I did not fail, so the fees would increase by one lakh rupees. created. Due to his rude nature, many times the directors and actors working with him used to get annoyed. Once he had a dispute with Dilip Kumar that he swore that he would never work with Rajkumar.