Bollywood actor Salman Khan and stardom go hand in hand. His larger than life personality usually overshadows everyone else’s performance in a movie. But, 2015 proved it to be wrong. Salman’s ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ co-star Harshaali Malhotra, who played the character of Munni, emerged as the true hero of the movie. The child artist won everyone’s heart with adorable performance in the film. Here are some of the unknown facts about Harshaali Malhotra that you need to know.
Harshaali Malhotra is just 6 year old but ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ is not the first time she faced the camera. Harshaali has worked in popular daily soaps such as ‘Qubool Hai’, ‘Laut Aao Trisha’ and ‘Jodha Akbar’, a few advertisements before getting her big Bollywood break.Harshaali had to go through rigorous audition procedures for ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ before bagging the role. She was sorted from the 5000 girls who auditioned for the role of ‘Munni’.Harshaali is very much interested in acting, according to her mother Kajal Malhotra. She aspires to make it big in Bollywood one day. Her first words to Salman were, “Will you make me a superstar?” Salman, at first, thought that her parents had taught her to say it. Eventually, he got to know her well and understood that the girl is indeed interested in becoming an actress.CLICK HERE FOR ALL BAJIRAO MASTANI BOX OFFICE UPDATES
During the filming of ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’, Harshaali Malhotra used to play with Barbie and table tennis on phone with Salman Khan. She calls him Salman Uncle.Unlike her character Munni, Harshaali is very talkative person in real life. The casting director Mukesh Chhabra used to wonder how she’d kept quite during the actual shoots.Harshaali Malhotra is an emotional girl. She used to cry while watching Salman Khan’s fighting scenes. She used to even cry when Salman shot emotional scenes. She used to get afraid during violent scenes.According to reports, Harshaali was initially cast in ‘Prem Ratan Dhan Payo’ before bagging a big role in ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’.Harshaali bonded with ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ director Kabir Khan and they shared a good rapport. Whenever she did not understand anything in a scene, she used to directly ask Kabir uncle about it.ALL LATEST BIGG BOSS 9 WITH SALMAN KHAN STORIES CLICK HERE
Harshaali Malhotra studies in Mumbai’s Seven Square Academy and happens to be a very bright student.Kareena Kapoor has said in an interview that Harshaali was the most pampered star on the ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’ set.