After a hiatus of 12 long years, the Capital will once again host legendary theatre veteran Makarand Deshpande. The all-in-one actor, who has also been directing, writing and producing his plays, is coming with one of his most famous plays, ‘Sir Sir ... DNA, 17 hours ago
And no, says Sukanya Verma, the list doesn't start and stop with Boman Irani! Often caricatured on celluloid, there's more to the small but solid Parsi community than quirks and accent. Quite a few of them have made an invaluable contribution to the Hindi film industry with their artistic vision and compelling talent. In Rangoon, an ambitious period drama directed by Vishal Bhardwaj, Saif Ali Khan's character is named Rustom Bilimoria, a Parsi film producer. Here's looking at Bollywood's best ...Rediff.com, 2 days ago
ON MY WAY to a shoot a week ago, I had two choices. To re-read the script of the film I was shooting for or to read a book called Khullam Khulla . That’s the title of Rishi Kapoor’s autobiography (HarperCollins, 284 pages, Rs 599), fresh off the rack, ...Open Magazine, 2 weeks ago
Gen Y superstar Varun Dhawan has been involved in many social campaigns. The actor, who has a huge kid fan following, recently met up with some of the school kids from Uttarakhand. During this small interaction session, he was in for a surprise when he came ...Bollywood Hungama, 1 month ago
Om Puri's greatest contribution lies in the fact that he convinced audiences and filmmakers with his performances to see an actor's talent beyond their face, believes his long-time film industry colleague and friend Satish Kaushik. "(Puri's death) is very shocking and unbelievable," said Kaushik, who knew Puri for nearly four decades, adding, "We have lost a friend, a great actor who has been revolutionary in his performances." Kaushik, who has worked Puri in films and theatre and also ...Rediff.com, 1 month ago
Raj Kapoor is , not was , 92 years old today on December 14. As long as Hindi cinema exists, he will! His dominating images are that of the Lovable Tramp as actor and paradoxically of the Eternal Showman as a filmmaker. But if Raj Kapoor ever had a perfect ...Bollywood Hungama, 2 months ago
The surprise packet of the evening is Vivaan, who pitches in a revelatory performance. He works with unresolved material, its loose ends never tied up satisfyingly, but his mien is that of an imperfect entertainer. As he assumes the part of, say, a budding ...The Hindu, 2 months ago
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