Veteran Actor Anupam Kher Remembers Leonardo DiCaprio’s Reaction When He Introduced Himself As ‘An Indian Actor.’

Recently Veteran Actor Anupam Kher has shared a picture on his social media handles with Hollywood Actor Leonardo DiCaprio. On Instagram Anupam shared a monochrome picture and remembered Leonardo being ‘kind and affectionate’.

Actor Anupam Kher took a trip down memory lane and has shared a throwback picture with actor Leonardo DiCaprio. The Bollywood actor recalled their conversation when they met at a Los Angeles event a few years ago.
Anupam Kher captioned his post, “I met @leonardodicaprio at an event in Los Angeles a few years back. I introduced myself. I said, “I am an Indian actor.” He said, “I know!” I asked, “How?” And then he just gave me a warm hug. He was kind and affectionate. The best thing about being an actor is that you meet wonderful people from all over the world and bond with them easily. Actors are a tribe in themselves. #Actors #Acting #Bonding #MagicOfCinema #Films.”              Anupam Kher

In the picture, Anupam can be seen wearing a dark suit over a white shirt. Leonardo DiCaprio can be seen in a grey t-shirt under a jacket and sported a deerstalker hat. The duo stood next to each other with their hands on each other’s shoulders as they posed for the camera.

Responding to the pictures, buffs showered the actors with love. An enthusiast wrote, “You are an inspiration to any actor who started after you.” Another said, “Legends of Cinema.” A third commented, “You are a popular celebrity sir Anupam.” “@anupampkher sir, no one needs your introduction. You are already outstanding. ,” said a fourth. A few fans wrote, “precious pic” and ‘wonderful !’ 

Bollywood actor Anupam Kher is quite active on Instagram. On Monday, he took an old picture and penned a note paying tribute to late filmmaker Yash Chopra. The two had worked together in several films such as Vijay, Lamhe, Darr, Veer Zara, and Jab Tak Hai Jaan. Yash Chopra died on October 21, 2012, a month before the release of his last film, Jab Tak Hai Jaan.        Anupam Kher

Meanwhile, Anupam has various projects in the pipeline including The Last Show, Mungilal Rocks, and The Kashmir Files. In May, he won the Best Actor award at the New York City International Film Festival for his short film titled Happy Birthday.

Anupam Kher Career life:

Anupam Kher is an Indian actor and the former Chairman of the Film and Television Institute of India. He has appeared in over 500 films predominantly in the Hindi language, and many plays.

He is a recipient of two National Film Awards and eight Filmfare Awards. He won the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for his performance in Saaransh in 1984. He holds the record for winning the Filmfare Award for Best Comedian five times in total for Ram Lakhan in 1989, Lamhe In 1991, Khel in 1992, Darr in 1993, and Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge in 1995.

He won the National Film Award for Special Mention twice for his performances in Daddy in 1989 and Maine Gandhi Ko Nahin Mara in 2005. For his performance in the film Vijay in 1988. He won the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor.