Jimmy Fallon meets Anupam Kher for the first time and now they're planning their next dinner
Veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher recently shared a picture with The Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon surprising almost everybody on the internet. Kher, who is quite active on Twitter, shared the picture talking about their mutual appreciation for each other’s work, and to everyone’s surprise Fallon immediately responded planning their next meeting.
The Accidental Prime Minister actor met Jimmy Fallon and said he was glad to have met him and received warmth, appreciation and generosity from the show host. Jimmy retweeting the picture told Kher, they will definitely meet some time soon and even went on to add that dinner is on him. While it is not known where the two celebrities met, their camaraderie shows the extended relationship between Bollywood and Hollywood, as well as US television stars.
On the film front, Anupam Kher recently appeared as former PM Manmohan Singh in the film The Accidental Prime Minister, based on the 2014 book by Sanjaya Barua. The latter was played by Akshay Khanna in the film, which was controversial and faced a lot of criticism because of its portrayal and is said to have a political agenda ahead of the elections.
When you meet someone whose work you admire says he is a fan of your work, it is a wonderful and a humbling feeling. Thank you dear @jimmyfallon for your warmth, appreciation and generosity. It was a pleasure meeting and chatting with you. pic.twitter.com/0W5rDF8axQ— Anupam Kher (@AnupamPKher) January 23, 2019