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(as Sadhana Shivdasani)
Sadhana Nayyar | Sadhana Shivdasani
Did You Know?
There were three of us, Saira Banu
, Asha Parekh
and me. If the producers wanted someone pretty and decorative they took Saira. If they wanted a dancer they'd take Asha, if they wanted histrionics they'd sign me. So there was no rivalry. Asha and I kept in touch. We'd wish each other on our birthdays. But today Waheeda Rehman
, Asha, Nanda
and I meet regularly over lunches. When five ladies ...
Her Mere Mehboob
(1963) director Harnam Singh Rawail
shot around her, since she was busy with her other films. He waited for her for 8 months, until she was free to shoot her scenes. When the film became a blockbuster, he decided to cast her again in Sunghursh
(1968), but Sadhana told him to cast another actress, since she wasn't going to be available for a few months, because of her health ...
Short bangs/fringe haircut known as the "Sadhana cut"