You must know the actress Seema aka Pervin Dastur from the 1989 blockbuster Maine Pyar Kiya. Maine Pyar Kiya, the highest grossing film of 1989, broke and created several records at the box office. Did you know that Pervin Dastur, who played the role of Seema in this film, disappeared from the big screen after this film. Now after 34 years he will soon return to the screen and will appear in this show.
Born in Mumbai, Pervin Dastur’s family had no connection with the film industry. During her college days, Pervin Dastur started modeling, and it was then that a director noticed her. He was asked to audition for a play. Pervin Dastur succeeded in the audition and thus began her journey as an actress. Before entering films, Pervin Dastur worked in several English dramas with stars like Naseeruddin Shah and Pearl Padamsee.
25 thousand was received for the first film
Meanwhile, Sooraj was looking for a new face for his film. Suraj had seen Pervin Dastur in a comedy drama. Sooraj was impressed with Pervin, so he called his father Tarachand Barjatia and he offered him the film and he accepted. Pervin received Rs 25,000 for this film while Bhagyashree received Rs 1.5 lakh.
Pervin Dastur became an air hostess
In an interview, Pervin said that she was unhappy with the offers she was getting, so Pervin changed her career from films and became an air hostess with Air India. Pervin was happy to put her film career on hold. Pervin is also a professional hairstylist. After Maine Pyar Kiya, Salman and Pervin were to come together for Suryavanshi (1992). She had signed the film and was waiting for his call. A month later, he got to know about his rematch with Amrita Singh through Screen magazine.
Left the film career
Similarly, Pervin was signed to work with Aamir Khan in ‘Hum Hai Rahi Pyar Ke’. But he got an appointment call from the airlines. Pervin chose to leave her film career to work as an air hostess and the role went to Navneet Nishan. Pervin was also offered the series ‘Zaban Sambhal Ke’, but it went to Tanaz Kurim Irani.
Pervin dated model Shah Rukh Irani for years and they got married in 1992. The couple has two daughters. The elder daughter is 26 years old and lives in Ireland. Her younger daughter is 22 years old who will soon go to her sister for further studies.
Pervin Dastur is returning to the silver screen after 34 years
Pervin will return to the screen with the digital show, murder mystery Margo File and will be joined by Zeenat Aman, her younger daughter, Shah Rukh Irani, Pallavi Joshi and Keetu Gidwani. The show is likely to release in August this year.