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Prateik Babbar, son of late actress Smita Patil and actor-politician Raj Babbar, known for his roles in films like Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na. Prateik Babbar sits across the room from us at his public relations firm's The only child to parallel cinema's stars, Smita Patil and Raj Babbar. Actor Prateik Babbar and writer- director girlfriend Sanya Sagar are engaged formalised their relationship at a ceremony at Sanya's farmhouse in Lucknow immediate family members, including Prateik's father Raj Babbar, . MARKET WRAP: Sensex rises pts led by HDFC twins, RIL; BEML jumps 8.
As founder of EkjuteNadira Babbar has contributed greatly to keeping theatre alive. In her personal life too, she has endured many an upheaval.
And of course her sense of humour. Even Raj says kya zaroori hai har jagah comment marna! Today, the 60 plus Nadira is enjoying a tranquil phase.
After being seen in films like Bride And Prejudice and Meenaxi: I tell Juhi you can have another, give him to me. But he insisted and slipped his hand in hers.
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He was a true Marxist. The family lived in a section of the palatial Vazir Manzil in Lucknow, which hosted Leftist conferences and witnessed the presence of writers like Kaifi Azmi and Ismat Chugtai. The initially befuddled Nadira soon found her bearings and went on to bag a gold medal at the institute. Our daughter Juhi was born in We faced several hardships.
AroundRaj came to Mumbai and signed a couple of films. I had worked hard, travelled far to direct and act in plays for survival. Also, I had a child. Mera figure bhi itna achcha nahin tha. Where were married actresses getting good roles then?
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I have never resorted to chichorapan vulgarity. I never sacrificed the message for the sake of entertainment. I enjoy doing simple things like going to the market. I enjoy bargaining with the machchiwali. Time, however good or bad, passes.
Theatre and my children helped me hold myself. I grew protective towards my children, more so towards Aarya who was very young.
Juhi had somewhere experienced a beautiful time with us. Nobody else — family, friends — even came close. It was about running away from every kind of emotion. I was disgustingly addicted," he says straight-faced. Babbar was married to veteran theatre personality Nadira Zaheer Babbar with whom he had two children, when he met Smita.
As a man in love with and married to two women, he led a complicated life. Why were things like this? If mom had just lived longer and dad would have spent more time with me…" he trails off before gripping the thought, "things could have been, actually, would have been, different. Shivajirao Patil, one of Maharashtra's tallest leaders of the co-operative movement was member of the Rajya Sabha and twice elected to the Maharashtra Legislative Council. Vidya, too, was involved with the socialist movement.
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They told me what he had done, and how my mother was lonely. So, I distanced myself from him.PRATEIK BABBAR INTERVIEW
His first brush with substance abuse was at It was marijuana with friends. As he grew braver, he moved to miracle mood changers. Ganja remained a constant. The other constant was a girlfriend. With drugs, I also needed relationships. I am very careful about falling in love now," he says. A stint at a rehab centre in Mumbai was followed by relentless counselling.
Most psychotherapy experts arrived at one conclusion — he was trying to fill a void. But it was true.
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It makes me glad then that in the last three years, I have stayed away from a relationship. The break gave me the chance to face my problems alone, even if I was facing them when high. Kakkar, a friend of the family, even had firm named by Smita. I was pushing everyone away. Inhe announced that he was now simply, Prateik. He said in an interview during promoting Dum Maaro Dum in that he regarded actor Abhishek Bachchan as his elder brother, prompting half-brother Aryan Babbar to blame him for "doing all kinds of things for publicity".
After advertising, I auditioned for Jaane Tu Unusually natural on screen for a debutant, he won a Filmfare for the role in For a while, things seemed to be going well.