Actor Dilip Kumar is an icon in the world of cinema.
Dilip Kumar is a thespian in acting. People all over India idolise him and try to copy
his mannerisms. Dilip kumar is like an institution teaching the wannabe actors
the methods of acting. He is a role model to many aspirants and even well
established actors. Whatever Dilip Kumar has achieved is because he never bowed
down to one of the problems for any actor namely speech disorder.
Can anybody say after listening to the well
modulated voice of Dilip Kumar that he suffered from a speech disorder? Dilip
Kumar used to suffer from stuttering or commonly known as stammering.
Stammering is a disorder that affects the communication
skills. Stammering is like a bane for any person especially for a person
who wants to pursue acting as a career. Stammering can be the end of the road
for such persons but Dilip Kumar made this disability of his a source of
Dilip Kumar was not the one to be let down due to speech
problems. He worked hard and practiced hard for long hours to improve his
diction. Dilip Kumar used to practice Urdu language
which further polished his diction. Dilip Kumar did not let this stuttering
problem be a handicap for his career. Dilip kumar honed his speaking skills so
much that his voice and the manner of speaking is regarded one of the best in
the world of cinema. Nobody can surpass his skills of voice modulation. With
sheer grit and determination, Dilip kumar was able to reach the pinnacle of his
career, leaving aside the sad memories of stuttering.