38 years ago today, the Hindi Cinema was gifted its ultimate hero, Anil Kapoor. Known as the energiser of the industry, the actor made his smashing leading debut with the film ‘Woh Saat Din’. The story of love, memories, sacrifice and heartbreak was released on 23rd June 1983, embarking on the era of Anil Kapoor.
Dealing with complex and layered emotions tangled between a love triangle, Anil Kapoor won everyone’s heart with his earnest and sincere performance. Directed by Bapu, the film also featured Padmini Kolhapure and Naseeruddin Shah. Owing to its raw emotions, beautiful music, and the actor’s powerful portrayal of a budding music director, the film still remains a cine-lovers all-time favourite.
Celebrating this milestone, Anil Kapoor took to Instagram to share a throwback picture from his first film and also penned a heartfelt note to thank his fans. He wrote:
“It has been 38 years since the release of seven days. And in these 38 years you all kept me at the peak of success. Just keep giving me your love for the next 38 years. I will try that with my hard work and your love, I will remain at this peak like this. Thank you!”
Even after 38 years in the industry, Anil Kapoor still has the same magic and energy to captivate the audience with his charm and enigma. Known for giving some of the massive blockbusters to the industry like Mr India, Tezaab, Ram Lakhan, Lamhe, the timeless actor stands tall with his outstanding choices.
Last seen in the critically acclaimed film AK V/S AK, the powerhouse will be next seen in 'Jug Jugg Jeeyo'. He also has Karan Johar's highly anticipated period drama 'Takht' and Sandeep Reddy Vanga’s ‘Animal' lined up.