Even after divorce, both of them have a very good relationship.
Happy Birthday Prakash Jha: Prakash Jha and Deepti Naval were married in 1985, but in 2002 they divorced. He adopted a girl, whose name is Disha Jha.
- February 27, 2021, 7:31 AM IST
Prakash Jha’s film journey started in 1984 with a film called ‘Hip Hip Hurray’. After this, the film he made is still counted among the most powerful films in Indian cinema history. That film was – Damul. After this film about the bonded laborer story, Prakash Jha was counted as a filmmaker with an understanding of society and politics. He also received a National Award for this film. His next film Parineeti, based on the story of famous writer Vijayadan Detha, also got a lot of love from the audience. After this, his next film was Mortuary. The film had big names like Madhuri Dixit, Shabana Azmi and Om Puri.
Prakash Jha and Deepti Naval were married in 1985, but they divorced in 2002. He adopted a girl, whose name is Disha Jha. Even after divorce, both of them have a very good relationship. In an interview, Deepti Naval talked about her relationship with Prakash Jha.
He had said- ‘Prakash ji and I had never had any quarrel, there was no bitterness. At that time we felt that our paths are different. He moved to Delhi, but I stayed here because my acting world was right here. But when I think today, I feel that marriage should have been given some time… I came to India only for acting. If I had understood the importance of marriage at that time, I would have tried more. There are talented and good people in front of you. At that age I felt my decision right. Although my thinking is different now, but now I have moved forward. I have the courage to make my own decisions and pay the price. ‘Prakash Jha also spoke about his marriage in an interview with Asian Age. He had said- ‘Let me tell you, Deepti and I are good friends even today. No day goes when she does not come to my office or I do not talk to her. He is a very good singer, actor and painter. He is very intelligent. However, after some time of marriage, we felt that our development has stopped. We were unable to do what we wanted to achieve. So we split up. Today, whatever our life is, we are very happy with it. We always stand for each other.