New Delhi: Veteran actors Dharmendra and Shabana Azmi and filmmaker of international repute Mira Nair were named for the Padma Bhushan, the country`s third highest civilian honour on the eve of Republic Day Wednesday.The three have been chosen in the art-cinema category.After making his debut in 1960, Dharmendra, also known as Bollywood`s original He Man, went on to do a variety of work. From the lyrical ‘Bandini’ and the serious ‘Satyakam’ to comic classics like ‘Chupke Chupke’ and, of course, the cult entertainer ‘Sholay’, he did it all -- and continues to entertain the audience with his charm. Among his last releases were ‘Yamla Pagla Deewana’ and ‘Tell Me O Kkhuda’, in both of which he shared the frame with his children.
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