- Dharmendra started his Bollywood journey 20 years after Dilip Kumar
- Dilip Kumar had a cameo in Dharmendra Anokha Milan
- Dharmendra is filming Yamla Pagla Deewana 3
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By the time Dharmendra started his cinematic journey, Dilip Kumar had proved his versatility by making dramatic films such as Devdas, Madhumati, Naya Daur, Andaz and Daag and comedy films such as Gopi. 12 years after his Bollywood debut, Dharmendra featured in Jagganath Chatterjee's Anokha Milan, in which Dilip Kumar featured in a cameo role. This was their only film together.
Dharmendra has featured in films such as Sholay, Mera Gaon Mera Desh, Chupke Chupke, Do Chor, Aadmi Aur Insaan among many others. He was last seen in Har Pal (2009) and he's currently filming Yamla Pagla Deewana 3 with his sons Sunny and Bobby Deol.
Dilip Kumar, 94, last featured in 1998 film Qila. Dilip Kumar has been in and out of the hospital a few times in the last two years. He was treated for kidney related problem at a suburban Mumbai hospital in August. In December 2016, he was admitted because of a swollen leg and fever. In April 2016, he was hospitalised after complaining of respiratory problems.