It was flooding in both his houses, Prateeksha and Jalsa; his mother was in the hospital and he had a spell of viral fever.
But nothing could deter Amitabh Bachchan from making it for the last shift of Karan Johar's Kabhie Alvida Naa Kehna. Sources claim that it was a very important part of the film where the entire cast had to be present.
Earlier too, Karan had to cancel the shoot due to Amitabh's illness. But this time Bachchan made it sure that Karan wouldn't suffer because of him. Everyone on the set was present from choreographer Farah Khan to director Johar and were pleasantly surprised to see Bachchan Sr. dance to the tunes.
Yes, the scene was a song where Amitabh and Abhishek Bahchcan dance with Kajol making a brief appearance. When queried about this, big B casually shrugged saying that work should not suffer.