It is 5 years of Tamasha today. Let’s look at 10 facts about the film.
1. The heroine role was originally offered to Anushka Sharma who turned it down because Ranbir had more importance in the film.
2. This was the second collaboration between Imtiaz Ali , Ranbir Kapoor and A R Rahman after the much loved Rockstar in 2011.
3. The child actor Yash Segal who played Ranbir’s younger version also played the same role in Ranbir’s Bombay Velvet.
4. Tamasha was a commercial failure when it released but gained cult status over time.
5. The film shoot was completed in just 91 days though it involved foreign locations as well.
6. There is a village in Madhya Pradesh called Tamasha which became popular after the release of the film.
7. The song Agar Tum Saath Ho was not part of the original film. It was added much later.
8. This was the third film with Ranbir- Deepika Combo after Bachna Ae Haseeno in 2008, Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani in 2013 and Tamasha in 2015.
9. The Original title of the film was Window Seat which was later changed to Tamasha.
10. Irshad Kamal won the filmfare award for best lyricist.