7 Things We Bet You Didn't Know About Kal Ho Na Ho
Posted On 22nd October, 2014 @ 14:04 pm by MTV Editor

Youve got to know these because kya pata, kal ho na ho!

1. Preity Zinta wasn't supposed to play the role of Naina

Karan Johar had Kareena Kapoor in mind while writing the film. Kareena, however, quoted an exhorbitant fee and had to be replaced by Preity. Karan and Kareena had quite a public falling out before the film.

Preity Zinta

Preity Zinta

 

2. Saif Ali Khan wasn't supposed to play the role of Rohit

Before the film was offered to Saif, Abhishek Bachchan and Vivek Oberoi were considered for the role.

Saif

Saif

 

3. Jaya Bachchan wasn't supposed to play the role of Jennifer

Neetu Singh was offered the role of Jennifer, she refused and Mrs. Bachchan bagged it instead. 

Jaya

Jaya

 

4. Kal Ho Na Ho wasn't supposed to be shot in New York

The film was initially to be shot in Toronto but due to a SARS scare the shoot location was moved to New York.

Kal Ho Na Ho

Kal Ho Na Ho

 

5. Kal Ho Na Ho was the last film to be produced by film veteran, Yash Johar

This cult romantic drama was the last film to be produced by Karan Johar's father, Yash Johar. He passed away in 2004.

Yash Johar

Yash Johar

 

6. Preity turned tailor for the film

The doll clothes that young Dia is shown played with are actually sown by Preity Zinta.

KHNH

KHNH

 

7. Pretty Woman had to be bought so Shah Rukh could sing

No rip offs here! The filmmakers had to buy rights to the song, Pretty Woman, so they could rehash it and use it in the KHNH soundtrack.

Kal Ho Na Ho

Kal Ho Na Ho

 

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