Dharamendra, child-like always: Hema Malini

Mumbai: Veteran actress Hema Malini, who has been married to Dharmendra for over three decades, says he is still "child-like".

At his 78th birthday Sunday, the actor was excitedly waiting for his gift from Hema.

"Age does not matter. One has to be child-like always, like Dharamji, who was so excited to receive a gift from me for his birthday last evening," tweeted Hema, who worked with him in hits like `Seeta Aur Geeta` and `Sholay`.

Hema and Dharmendra got married in 1979 and have two daughters - Esha and Ahana.

Dharmendra is known for his work in movies like `Phool Aur Patthar`, `Sholay`, `Seeta Aur Geeta` and `Chupke Chupke`.

In recent times, the actor starred alongside his sons - Sunny and Bobby Deol - in `Apne`, `Yamla Pagla Deewana` and `Yamla Pagla Deewana 2`.