"Manmohan Desai .. left us today years ago, years i do not wish to remember .. I miss you Man ji !!" Big B wrote on Twitter. The filmmaker, who died on March 1, 1994, directed hit films like Amar Akbar Anthony, Naseeb and Parvarish with Big B in the 1970s and the 1980s
On July 26, 1982, Amitabh Bachchan who was shooting for Manmohan Desai's Coolie in Bangalore suffered the infamous fatal injury on the sets of the movie, when he made a mistimed jump
Mr Desai, the man behind hits like Amar Akbar Anthony, Naseeb, Coolie, and Mard, catered to the masses with his typical masala potboilers
Actress Nanda, star of films like Teen Deviyan, was born into one of Maharashtra's premier film families and appeared in a string of hit films.