Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone who was involved in a romantic relationship with Ranbir Kapoor, grandson of legendary actor-producer-director the late Raj Kapoor, met Shammi Kapoor, the romantic dancing king of ‘Yahoo’ fame, at his Walkeshwar house and spent some quality time with him and even had dinner. Shammi is the brother of Raj Kapoor and uncle of Ranbir Kapoor.
Shammi, who was the top romantic hero of the 60s and 70s, had been praising Deepika for a long time on a micro-blogging site and had also expressed his desire to meet her. Deepika had responded by promptly meeting him.
Shammi Kapoor and Deepika reportedly had a long conversation. Shammi loved her performance in “Om Shanti Om” and “Love Aaj Kal”. Deepika was flattered when he told her that she is one of the finest actresses and that he is her ardent fan. Deepika is said to have told Shammi that his compliments mean the world to her and she considers it as one of the best days in her life.
At the prime of his career, most of the yesteryears heroines made their debut with Shammi Kapoor. The list of debutantes include Asha Parekh, Saira Bhanu, Sharmila Tagore among others. “Dil Dekhe Dekho” to “Theesri Manzil” Shammi sizzled on the screen and was an icon of the youth of those days.
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