Veteran actor Simi Garewal turns 74 on Sunday. All through her life, she has labored in hit movies akin to Mera Naam Joker, Karz and Chalte Chalte. Nevertheless, her private life has additionally typically attracted consideration.
Whereas Simi finally married into the Chunnamal household of Delhi, she additionally had a three-year-long relationship with the Maharaja of Jamnagar, who was her ‘neighbour’.
In an interview with Filmfare in 2013, Simi had revealed, “At 17, I fell in love with my neighbour – the Maharaja of Jamnagar. It was a turbulent and passionate affair that lasted for 3 years. He confirmed me a beautiful world of animals, sports activities and meals. Of ardour and compassion… we did mad, loopy issues however it grew obsessive. I look again at it now with a smile. However I realised what possessiveness might do to a relationship. It cured me without end of jealousy in love.”
She later married Ravi Mohan in 1970 however the two break up 9 years later. “We had been two good folks however not made for one another. It was a long-distance marriage. We began dwelling aside an increasing number of however divorced over a decade later. The nice factor is that there was by no means any ill-will. I’m near his household even now,” she had stated.
Later, Simi took a break from motion pictures and began her hit chat present, Rendezvous With Simi Garewal, the place she hosted stars akin to Amitabh Bachchan, Aishwarya Rai, Rekha, Shah Rukh Khan, Saif Ali Khan and even businessman Ratan Tata and former Tamil Nadu chief minister J Jayalalithaa.
Today, Simi retains energetic on Twitter, sharing her ideas on all the pieces, from Meghan Markle to Kangana Ranaut. After watching Thalaivii, she wrote, “Though I don’t help Kangana Ranaut’s radical feedback, I do help her appearing expertise. In Thalaivii she offers it her coronary heart and soul! Jaya-ji wished Aishwarya (Rai) to play her… my hunch is JJ wud have permitted of Kangana’s portrayal. As for Arvind Swami, he’s MGR reincarnate.”