Life is too short. I don’t have time to speak slowly. -Dev Anand
On 26 September 1923 when Pishori Lal Anand had a son, little did he know that his son will become a legendary actor, writer, director, and producer of Indian Cinema. Dev Anand, is considered one of the most versatile actor with films that won him accolades all over the world. His style of acting is still considered his signature. His, movies are an inspirations to the youth of today and generations of past.
During his struggling days, Dev Anand used to work as a clerk to make end’s meet.
Ashok Kumar was the one who gave Dev Anand his first movie hit.
Dev Anand was once ‘banned’ from wearing black suits.
Dev Anand’s first love was Suraiya, the beautiful singing superstar with whom he did seven films .
Dev Anand, Dilip Kumar and Raj Kapoor were the trio of stars who ruled Indian cinema in the 50s and 60s.
Dev Anand’s film ‘Guide’ was the first international collaboration of Indian cinema.