As the platform becomes more and more abusive, Bollywood stars seem totally disenchanted with Twitter
The stellar performances of Amitabh Bachchan, Vidya Balan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui makes it a great watch
The film lacks impact and botches up a real-life story due to excessive melodrama
Dilwale getting battered at the box office by an ‘underdog’ Bajirao Mastani might have far reaching consequences in Bollywood
By Koral Dasgupta The Indian Film Industry for ages has followed a trend. It loves to hashtag people, and it has been doing it even before hashtags and social media came into existence. “Rishi Kapoor’s […]
Bobby Jasoos was a crashing bore. But Vidya Balan did pay attention to her Hyderabadi dialect. Over to Ms Balan who discusses the importance of bhashagiri
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The weekend column, which checks out the ups, downs and the in-betweens of the week that was
Don’t go by the headline. It’s just a lighthearted chat with Vidya Balan when we met her last.
Here are answers to a few nagging questions on Bollywood and their over-pampered stars.
Here are the answers to all the questions that you have been asking me all this while
So, you thought that there are some stars who are not on Twitter. Really? Is that what you thought?
Not all people in Bollywood are selfish and publicity hungry. Stories of genuine goodness and selflessness are seldom told. Here is one such story.
As a sequel to an earlier post, here are some interesting observations while interviewing the top five actresses of Bollywood.
Vidya Balan may have put the episode behind her and will perhaps never talk about it. But the rejection on a personal level almost threatened to kill the person inside her. This for the first time one saw her trying to fit into a mould that was not her. A time when she stopped smiling!
A person of lesser mettle would have given up if s/he had to go through the kind of roadblocks that Vidya Balan experienced on her way
There was a time when some of the best names (from the Tamil and Malayalam cinema) said that Vidya was the worst find in Indian cinema, and would sink without the slightest trace. There were numerous occasions when she’d end up crying inconsolably and consider giving up her career. But something in her urged her to continue. The actress, gifted with the most expressive eyes in the film industry, stopped looking into the mirror.
For every dark cloud there’s a silver lining, and for every silver lining, there is a dark cloud in the horizon waiting to take over. How many times have you been forwarded […]