Pt Firoze Dastoor as Child Prodigy – Laal-e-Yaman 1933


May 13, 2020

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Wadia Movietone introduced 12 year old boy Firoze as new child prodigy and a singing sensetion in their 1933 venture Laal-E-Yaman.. The mythological was a big hit for it music and made Firoz an overnight star with him earning more than many contemporary stars. Wadia even planned a sequel with the success of the film.. Firoz enjoyed acting till his boyhood, but after 7-8 films he realized Acting is his not forte and he left films and focused leaning music. He became a disciple of Sawai Gandharva and continued to serve Indian Classical Music for next Six Decades and became an ambassador singer for Kirana Gharana… May 12th was the death anniversary of Pt. Firoze