Kumar Gaurav – Biography


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for the latest biography alert.. ..on People and History. This is the story of Manoj Tuli. Manoj Tuli who became
a super-star in the 80s. The lover boy from
‘Love Story’ Kumar Gaurav. Kumar Gaurav was
born on 11th July, 1960. His father was Jubilee
Kumar aka Rajendra Kumar.. ..and his mother was Shukl. He was born in the city of Lucknow. He was named Manoj by his parents. He did his schooling from
Bishop’s Cotton School, Shimla. He witnessed the huge
stardom of his father. ‘So, you would like
to marry an actress.’ ‘Father,
she’s a nice and decent girl.’ ‘She was forced to perform
on stage due to poverty.’ ‘The girls who work in this
field have the same story to share.’ ‘Or how can they trap rich men?’ ‘Father, you’re mistaken.’ ‘She doesn’t even know
who I am and who is my father.’ ‘Really?’
– ‘Father, you didn’t even meet.. ..and see her and you’ve already
formed an opinion about her.’ ‘I can assure you that she’s as
decent as my mother and grandmother.’ When he told his father
that he wanted to be an actor.. ..his father took his screen test. After the screen test Vijeta
Pandit was chosen as his heroine. Mr. Rahul Rawail directed the
film but they had some differences.. ..before the completion
of the film and Mr. Rahul Rawail.. ..didn’t get the official credit. The music for the film
was composed by RD Burman and.. ..the lyrics were written by Mr.
Anand Bakshi. It turned out to be a musical hit. The songs of the film became
a highlight.. ..of singer Amit Kumar’s career. Kumar Gaurav became a star overnight. His father thought of getting
him married to his bosom friend.. ..Raj Kapoor’s daughter Rima. They got engaged and
people thought that.. ..Rajendra Kumar and Raj
Kapoor would become relatives. During the shooting
of the film ‘Love Story’.. ..there were rumours
that Kumar Gaurav had fallen.. ..in love with Vijeta Pandit. He broke off his engagement with Rima. It was a great setback to Rajendra
Kumar and Raj Kapoor’s friendship. Kumar Gaurav and Vijeta Pandit’s
relation didn’t last long. This is your room and this is my room. I won’t stay here. What do you think of yourself? I want to assure you that neither
your beauty or money can tempt me. I just want one thing from you. I want to write a beautiful
story about your journey. I want to publish the story
and become famous. Understood? He fell in love with Namrata Dutt, the
elder daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Dutt. They got married
and had two daughters. Mother India’s Birju,
Ramu and Radha became relatives. Kumar Gaurav had a
wonderful screen presence. Girls were crazy for him. But his films weren’t doing well. He worked opposite talented heroines. Poonam Dhillon, Padmini Kolhapure. ‘Don’t dare to address
me as your sister.’ ‘I would prefer to die than
to get addressed as your sister.’ ‘You’ve ruined everything
by your derogatory actions.’ ‘You’ve ruined our family prestige.’ ‘You killed Murli, the man you eloped
with after leaving your husband.’ ‘Whom do you wish to kill now?’ ‘Whose life do you wish to ruin?’ Mahesh Bhatt’s film ‘Naam’ in
which acted with his brother-in-law.. ..Sanjay Dutt did wonders
at the box-office. But Sanjay Dutt more
mileage than Kumar Gaurav. ‘Janam’, ‘Naam’, ‘Phool’ were films
in which his work was appreciated. Madhuri Dixit was cast
opposite him in the film ‘Phool’. His father-in-law Mr. Sunil
Dutt featured in a supporting role. But Kumar Gaurav’s luck
never favoured him again. In the 90s Kumar Gaurav had
almost disappeared from the industry. He was then seen in
some different films like.. .. ‘Gang’ and ‘Kante’. He was appreciated for his roles. But by that time he had
missed his train to success. Super-star Salman Khan is
greatly inspired by Kumar Gaurav. His father Rajendra Kumar
had given him the lessons. One should never give his pen,
gun and car to anybody. A pen expresses our thoughts and
so it should be under your control. A gun is a responsibility. No one can take care of
a car better than its owner. Kumar Gaurav featured
in many television interviews.. ..where he answered
the questions gracefully. His daughter Sanchi got married to.. ..legendary filmmaker Kamal
Amrohi’s grandson Bilal Amrohi. There’s an interesting story.. ..why his name was changed
from Manoj Tuli to Kumar Gaurav. There was already a superstar
Manoj Kumar in the film industry. So when he decided to be an
actor his name was changed to Gaurav. Kumar Gaurav is one of
those stars who witnessed.. ..superstardom after
his very first film. Many actors wait for that kind of stardom
even after doing a dozen films. Kumar Gaurav’s name will
always occupy a place of pride.. ..for his acting skills,
good looks and screen presence. To know more about the
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