Tabu’s last film De De Pyaar De has relesead and reciving positive response from the audience. The Akiv Ali directorial revolves around the love story of a 50-year-old businessman Ashish and 26-year-old Ayesha. The story takes a turn when Ashish’s ex-wife Manju, played by Tabu, comes in the picture.
Another film that Tabu worked in, which was also based on the idea of a relationship with an age gap, was the 2007 release Cheeni Kum. R. Balki directorial Tabu and Amitabh Bachchan in lead roles. It revolved around a 64 year old chef and restaurant owner Buddhadev Gupta, played by Mr Bachchan, who has never fallen in love until he meets the 34-year-old Nina Verma, played by Tabu. The twist in the story- Nina’s father, played by Paresh Rawal is six years younger than Buddhadev.
Celebrating 12 years of Cheeni Kum, Tabu took to her social media handle to upload a post thanking the Shahenshah of Bollywood. Her post reads: “World Tour 1999...Cheeni Kum 2007. Thank you for being part of this incredible journey Sir. @amitabhbachchan.”
Tabu also shared a collage of the film with the text “12 years of #cheenikum.”