Happy birthday Dharmendra: Hema Malini's love-struck wish will melt your heart

Bollywood’s beloved star Dharmendra turns 82 years old. With his good looks and machoism, Dharam paaji wooed his fans right from his debut in 1960’s ‘Hum Bhi Tere’.

While films like ‘Seeta aur Geeta’ and ‘Sholay’ showcased his impeccable comic timing, the actor even earned the tag of He-Man with films like ‘Dharam Veer’ and ‘Charas’. The actor teamed up with many beautiful heroines but it was his pairing with Hema Malini which remains etched in everyone’s memories. Hema Malini and Dharamendra’s love story is what fairytale are made of.

In spite of getting attention from the her co-stars like Jeetendra and Sanjeev Kumar, Dream Girl of Bollywood couldn’t help but fall in love with the already married man, Dharamendra. The two first met on the sets of Sharafat in 1970 and went on to do 28 films together before they tied the knot in 1979.

As the actor turns a year older on December 8th, his wifey Hema Malini who is still head over heels in love with Dharmendra took to Twitter to wish him on his birthday. She wrote, ” On Dharamji’s birthday, I pray for his happiness and good health. God bless him always.”

She even shared some beautiful moments captured on the big screen.

Hema Malini’s recently released biography gives a sneak peak into their love story. She even mentioned that that she got attracted to Dharmendra because he was strong and silent like her mother. The actress finds her husband very romantic and says he still looks at her the way he did in their first meeting. in an interview earlier, Dream girl said, “He writes such lovely poetry for me. I am especially fond of the one titled Saadgi, which he has written for me. He always thinks my simplicity is my biggest virtue.”