Rekha had told on Simi Garewal’s chat show that her mother had lied to get her into films and she had also fallen in his trap.
Bollywood’s famous actress Rekha has made a tremendous identity in Hindi cinema with her films and her style. Rekha made her debut in films as a child artist. Although the actress never wanted to make her mark in films. But Rekha was brought to the acting world by her mother. Not only this, he even lied to bring his daughter to the movies. This was revealed by Rekha herself in Simi Garewal’s chat show. Rekha had told in the interview that I was caught in their trap.
Line Referring to the financial condition of the house in Simi Garewal’s show, he had said, “Due to the financial condition, I had to take this responsibility. Because of this I had to become an actress. The conditions in the house were deteriorating, there was a paucity of money as six children had to be raised, their education and living expenses were to be looked after.”
Talking about this, Rekha further said, “In such a situation, my mother said that you will have to do the film. But I also told my mother that I would do only one film and that was ‘Anjaana Safar’. Because I loved traveling abroad, my mother told me that you want to become an airhostess only so that you get a chance to go abroad.
Sharing the story related to her mother, Rekha further said, “Mother said that if you do this film then you will get a chance to go to South Africa and you also love animals, so that you will be able to see animals there too. So in some way they fooled me and I also got caught in their trap. Let us tell you that Rekha left school at the age of 13 to work in films and at that time she was in 9th standard.
In one of her interviews, Rekha had said about her Bollywood career, “I always wanted to be an airhostess, because I love to fly.” Rekha had told in an interview to BBC that for six to seven years she did not like any of her films. ‘Umrao JaanEven on the National Award for ‘, Rekha had said that I do not deserve it.