Published on 22 Mar 2010 | over 6 years ago
SONG:PYAR KIYA NAHIN JATA
SINGER:LATA MANGESHKAR & SHABBIR KUMAR
FILM:WOH SAAT DIN
Woh Saat Din, or Woh 7 Din, is a 1983 Bollywood Hindi film directed by Bapu. Produced by Surinder Kapoor, it stars his son Anil Kapoor along with Padmini Kolhapure and Naseeruddin Shah. It was Anil Kapoor's first lead role. The music was done by Laxmikant Pyarelal while Anand Bakshi wrote the lyrics.
Padmini Kolhapure (born 1 November 1965) a famous Hindi actress during the 1980s.Padmini was born to a Maharashtrian Konkani family. Her father is a Classical Singer whose family was from Kolhapur and Goa and her mother held a job working for the Airlines, whose family hailed from Mangalore. Her father's first cousins are singers Lata Mangeshkar and Asha Bhosle.
As a child was in the chorus for some of their songs like Yadoon Ki Baraat, Kitab, Dushman Dost along with her sister Shivangi (married to Shakti Kapoor). Padmini also later sang for her own films like Vidhaata (Saat Saheliyan), Hum intezaar Karenge, Sadak chaap (with late Kishore Kumar). She also released an album with Bhappi lahri called "Music Lovers". Also had the honour of performing for the GLC (Greater London council) at the Royal Albert hall London with Baapi Lahiri and his troupe in 1986.
It was Asha Bhosle who suggested Padmini's name to Dev Anand who then cast the talented girl in Ishq Ishq Ishq (1975). This led to other films, such as Dreamgirl (1978), Zingagi, Saajan Bina Suhagan (1978), etc.Her mother quit her airlines job to be a full-time chaperone as Padmini picked up more roles. Her most famous child role was playing a child in Raj Kapoor's 1977 film Satyam Shivam Sundaram.
Her success led to her most controversial role in Insaaf Ka Tarazu (1980), where she played the rape victim . She became a household name and earned the Filmfare Best Supporting Actress Award. She also graduated to heroine roles at a tender age of 15 in Nasir Hussain's Zamane Ko Dikhana Hai opposite Rishi Kapoor. The film flopped, but she reunited with Rishi Kapoor for his father Raj Kapoor's film Prem Rog (1982). The film earned her a Filmfare Best Actress Award.
She also earned a special acting award for Ahista Ahista (1982 film).Padmini was known for her professionalism and diligence. She even worked when she had fever on Do Dilon ki Dastaan. She had more box office hits, such as Vidhaata (1982) and Souten (1983). She had a huge hit with Pyar Jhukta Nahin (1985) with Mithun Chakraborty, and they were paired together in several more films.
She agreed to work with Anil Kapoor when he was a new comer, in his first film Woh Saat Din (1983). The movie was a hit and helped cement his name in the Indian film industry - Anil Kapoor attributes his eventual success in the film industry to her 'luck factor' .
She fell in love with producer Pradeep Sharma alias Tutu Sharma after he cast her in Aisa Pyar Kahan.
They married and she retired from films at the tender age of 21 (where girls today enter at that age). She has a son named Priyank.