Indo-US friendship gets Bollywood flavour

In 2015, German diplomat Michael Steiner made headlines showcasing his love for Bollywood when he, his wife and Salman Khurshid, reworked the music video of the famous Hindi song ‘Kal Ho Naa Ho’

Photo courtesy: Twitter
Photo courtesy: Twitter
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NH Web Desk

Celebrating Indo-US friendship, US embassy in Delhi has released a video in which employees of the American embassy can be seen performing on famous Bollywood dialogues.

The video, titled “Bollywood Dreams” was uploaded by the embassy on Twitter with the hashtag #USIndiaDosti on Thursday.

In the opening, a senior employee of the embassy can be seen playing Gabbar Singh’s character in the video. In his Americanised Hindi, he can be seen delivering famous dialogue “Kitne aadmi the?” from Sholay.

The character of the Gabbar Singh was originally played by late Amzad Khan in the film.

In next frame, a woman employee can be seen acting on a dialogue from Deepika Padukone starrer film Devdas. Paying Chandramukhi she chucklingly asks, “Ek Chutki Sindoor Ki Keemat tum kya jano.”

Twitterati showered praise for the “cute, nice and awesome performance” of the US embssay employees.

A part from showcasing close relation between India and US, the video is seen as a tribute to Shashi Kapoor’s “Mere Paas Maa Hai” dialogue from ‘Deewar’, and Amitabh Bachchan’s famous one-liner from ‘Shahenshah’ among others.

In 2015, German diplomat Michael Steiner made headlines for his Bollywood love when he, his wife and former External Affairs Minister Salman Khurshid, reworked the music video of the famous Hindi song ‘Kal Ho Naa Ho’.

In August 2014, German fans of Sharukh Khan released similar reworked video of ‘Kal Ho Naa Ho’.

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Published: 29 Sep 2017, 5:48 PM
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