After a decade, Helen dances again
Helen last danced to ‘O haseena zulfowali…’ from Teesri Manzil with Shah Rukh Khan, in Mohabbatein, 10 years ago. Bollywood’s original dancing queen will finally shimmy and shake in her upcoming film, Read on to know more.Updated: Jul 09, 2010 15:01 IST
Helen last danced to ‘
O haseena zulfowali…
with Shah Rukh Khan, in
, 10 years ago. Now her fans will soon get to see her dance in Sunjay Sharma’s film,
Dunno Y.. Na Jaane Kyun
, shaking a leg to a Goan folk number.
Helen confirms, “It was wonderful to dance again after all these years. It’s a fun song with a Goan feel, which we finished in just two days.” Originally, she was supposed to dance to her hit number from
Yeh mera dil…
’, which also featured in Farhan Akhtar’s remake of
In fact, there’s a dialogue in the film, where Helen sportingly says, ‘
Jab Kareena ispe dance kar sakti hai toh main kyun nahi?
’ (When Kareena can dance to it, why can’t I?). Says Kapil Sharma, writer and actor of
“The music company which holds the copyright of the original song demanded an exorbitant amount. So we altered the dialogues a bit and made a fresh song.”
First Published: Jul 09, 2010 12:47 IST