‘Felled by a punch’ in Coolie, Amitabh Bachchan shares throwback image, empowering message

Hindustan Times Nov 13, 2017 05:24 am
Coolie was directed by Manmohan Desai.
Coolie was directed by Manmohan Desai.

Amitabh Bachchan on Sunday tweeted a throwback image of himself on the sets of his 1983 film, Coolie. The veteran star was involved in an infamous accident on the film after which he spent several weeks in hospital.

Amitabh accompanied his picture with an empowering message. Making full use of Twitter’s extended character limit, he wrote, “Felled by a punch in the film Coolie.. almost dead .. got up, survived, recovered and started again from where I left off .. punching the punch that brought me down .. !! Get up and fight !! Never give UP!”