Shashi Kapoor has contributed a lot to Indian cinema.
Shashi Kapoor has contributed a lot to Indian cinema.
Its a well known fact that Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla who are sharing screen space for the very first time in Gulaab Gang were once considered arch rivals. Even Juhi confessed to it by saying that she considered Madhuri as her arch rival in their times.
When he sings the whole world stops and stares for a while. That is the kind of mesmerizing effect that Mohammad Rafi has when he sings
Saif Ali Khan is not the regular handsome hunk.
Saif Ali Khan, who is playing a Lucknowi gangster in his next film Bullett Raja , will also be seen as a Bengali Groom in the film. Director Tigmanshu Dhulia and Saif Ali Khan shot parts of the movie in Kolkata; as the character played by Sonakshi Sinha is a Bengali in the movie. An interesting fact is that the Bengali actress Debjani Ghosh, who plays Sonakshi’s mother in the movie; earlier acted with Shatrugan Sinha and Sharmila Tagore
As the son of the legendary actor Prithviraj Kapoor, the brother of Raj Kapoor it was not long for the superstar in Shammi Kapoor to rise. He came, he conquered and made everyone dance to his tunes
If there’s one word that describes Bollywood perfectly, it is got to be GLAMOROUS! If you think this is all, well here we are to give you a sneak-peak into something that has its links to this film industry. ROYALTY! Yes, you heard it right. Bollywood has some stars with royal blood running through their veins
The Pataudi family is one of the most influential and stylish families of Bollywood. All members have significantly contributed in making this one of the most revered families not only in India but also abroad. From the great Mansor Ali khan Pataudi to the chote nawab Saif Ali khan this family has the most desirable people of India
Remember how mommy dearest is upset with Soha Ali Khan’s choice of career and wants her to study further and become a lawyer instead of an actress? Yeah, that’s right. Sharmila Tagore feels that Soha Ali Khan should study instead of being an hot actress
After graduating from the Oxford University, Soha Ali Khan followed her mother’s footsteps and chose acting as her career. But guess what
By Uma Ramasubramanian, Mumbai, Sep 30 : Soha Ali Khan, a graduate of Oxford University, chose to become an actress like her mother Sharmila Tagore. But she says her star mom is not happy with her choice of profession and wants her daughter to be a lawyer.
As legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar turns 84 Saturday, Bollywood celebrities picked their favourite five of her numbers which have enthralled music lovers for seven decades and still continue to spin their magic. Here’s the list: Kavita Krishnamurthy: “Manmohana bade jhoothe” (“Seema”), “Rahen na rahen hum (“Mamta”), “Ae dil-e-nadaan” (“Razia Sultan”), “Allah tero naam (“Hum Dono”), “Lag jaa gale se” (“Woh Kaun Thi”) Jaya Bachchan: “Raina beeti jaaye” (“Amar Prem”), “Chand phir nikla” (“Paying Guest”), “Ae dil-e-nadaan” (“Razia Sultan”), “Yashomati maiya se bole nandlala” (“Satyam Shivam Sundaram”), “Tere bina zindagi se koi shikva” (“Aandhi”) Sanjay Leela Bhansali: “Ae dilruba” (“Rustam Sohrab”), “O basanti pawan pagal” (“Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai”), “Bahon mein chale aao” (“Anamika”), “Dhire se aaja ri ankhiyan mein” (“Albela”), “Satyam Shivam Sundaram” title song and “Ae dil-e-nadaan” (“Razia Sultan”) Sharmila Tagore: “Aayega aanewala” (“Mahal”), “Kuch dil ne kaha” (“Anupama”), “Humnein dekhi hai unn aankhon ki mehekti khushboo” (“Khamoshi”), “Iss mod se jaate hain” (“Aandhi”), “Chalo sajna jahaan tak ghata chale” (“Mere Humdum Mere Dost”) Mohit Chauhan: “Apne pyaar ke sapne sach huay” (“Barsaat Ki Ek Raat”), “Mera saaya saath hoga” (“Mera Saaya”), “Rulaake gaya sapna mera” (“Jewel Thief”), “Beeti na beetayi raina” (“Parichay”), “Naina barse rimjhim” (“Woh Kaun Thi”) Javed Akhtar: “Aayega aanewala” (“Mahal”), “O sajna barkha bahaar aaye” (“Parakh”), “Manmohana bade jhoothe” (“Seema”), “Ae dil-e-nadaan” (“Razia Sultan”), “Allah tero naam” (“Hum Dono”) Alka Yagnik: “Zara si aahat hoti hai” (Haqeeqat), “Jaana tha humse door” (“Adalat”), “Awara aye mere dil” (“Raat Aur Din”), “Kuch dil ne kaha” (“Anupama”), “Yeh jabse hui jiya ki chori” (“Us-Paar”) and my god, so many more! How can you ask me to pick five?! Raakhee Gulzar: “Aaja re ab mera dil pukaara” (“Aah”), “O basanti pawan paagal” (“Jis Desh Mein Ganga Behti Hai”), “Na manu na manu re” (“Ganga Jamuna”), Naina barse (“Woh Kaun Thi”), “Piya tose naina laage re” (Guide) Rekha Bhardwaj: “Maai ri main kaase kahun” (“Dastak”), “Yeh raat bhi jaa rahi hai” (“Sau Saal Baad”), “Tere bina jiya jaye na” (“Ghar”), “Paani paani re” (“Maachis”), “Main ek sadi se baithi hoon” (“Lekin”) Urmila Matondkar: “Lag ja gale se” (“Woh Kaun Thi”), “Aapki nazron ne samjha” (“Anpadh”), “O sajna barkha bahaar ayee (“Parakh”), “Yaara sili sili” (“Lekin”) and “Dheere dheere machal” (“Anupama”) Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra: “Rulake gaya sapna mera” (“Jewel Thief”), “Allah tero naam” (“Hum Dono”), “Kesariya balma” (“Lekin…”), “Mora gora ang lai le” (“Bandini”), “Aap ki nazron ne samjha” (“Anpadh”)… and I have to include “Hothon pe aisi baat” (“Jewel Thief”), “Piya tose naina lage re” (“Guide”) and the non-film Meera Bhajan “Oh ji hari kit gaye” Shabana Azmi: “Sili hawa choo gayi” (“Libaas”), “Allah tero naam” (“Hum Dono”), “Rasik balma” (“Chori Chori”), “Kuch dil ne kaha” (“Anupama”), “Baahon mein chale aao” (“Anamika”) Prasoon Joshi: “Jyoti kalash chalke” (“Bhabhi Ki Chudiyan”), “Rasik balma (“Chori Chori”), Vande mataram (“Anandmath”), “Humne dekhi hai unn aankhon ki mehekti khushboo” (“Khamoshi”), “Lukka chuppi” (“Rang De Basanti”) Aadesh Shrivastava: “Diye jalao pyaar ke” (“Dharti Kahe Pukar Ke”), “Solah baras ki baali umar ko salaam” (“Ek Duuje Ke Liye”), “Koyal boli duniya doli” (“Sargam”), “Maai ri main kaase kahun” (“Dastak”), “Kahin kahin se har chehra” (“Salma Pe Dil Aa Gaya”) Lalit Pandit: “Piya tose naina laage re” (“Guide”), “Suno sajna” (“Aaye Din Bahaar Ke”), “Mann mohana bade jhoothe” (“Seema”), “Kya jaanu sajan” (“Baharon Ke Sapne”), “Sharaabi sharaabi mera naam ho gaya” (“Chandan Ka Palna”). I request four more favourites… “Sharm aati hai magar” (“Padosan”), “Saiyyan beimaan” (“Guide”), “Tujh bin jiya udaas re” (“Poonam Ki Raat”), “Chalo sajna jahan tak ghata chale” (“Mere Humdum Mere Dost”) Ustad Amjad Ali Khan: “You want me to select 5?
If the legendary film maker – Yash Chopra was alive, he would definitely be ushering out his birthday on Friday, September 27th when his most preferred singer and sister Lata Mangeshkar would be bringing in her birthday on September 28. Free-spirited and talented, they both were professionally inseprable
Saif Ali Khan Pataudi and his begum Kareena Kapoor Khan were recently spotted at a charity auction in London. The event which was organized for the new Tiger Eye Hospital by the Pataudi’s had entire Pataudi clan present. They were seen enjoying the evening with their dear ones
Actress Soha Ali Khan, who has been dating the actor Kunal Khemu for quite some time now, says though her mother keeps asking her to settle down, brother Saif advises to take the plunge at the age of 40.
In 2000, when megastar Amitabh Bachchan “stepped down” to TV with “Kaun Banega Crorepati”, little did many know of its domino effect. He marked an epochal change in the Indian TV industry, which is now witnessing a barrage of Hindi movie actors and directors stepping into not just reality shows but fiction shows too.
After Bollywood actress Aishwarya Rai, Kareena Kapoor’s personal life seems to be under constant media scanner, especially after her wedding to Saif Ali Khan.
Actress Soha Ali Khan is waiting to get some bespoke pieces of jewellery from her mother, veteran actress Sharmila Tagore. For now, she just enjoys borrowing them. “Amma (my mother) has gifted me a lot of it, which hasn’t reached me yet
Mumbai, Aug 31 : Actress Soha Ali Khan is waiting to get some bespoke pieces of jewellery from her mother, veteran actress Sharmila Tagore. For now, she just enjoys borrowing them.
National Award-winner, Rituparno Ghosh was one of the most relevant filmmakers of our times. He is one man who’s known for his sensitive and sensible handling of stories, the maverick director has indeed left an indelible mark on Indian cinema. August 31 is the late filmmaker’s birth anniversary.
Soha Ali Khan, daughter of actress Sharmila Tagore and late cricketer Mansour Ali Khan Pataudi, says that she became an actress against the will of her parents. The decision of becoming an actress came as a shock to her actor and brother Saif Ali Khan. ? “ When I was 25, I went against my parent’s will and my brother was terrified,” Khan, now 34, said here while interacting with students during a ‘Follow Your Heart’ campaign on Friday
Rajesh Khanna. A name that was enough for a movie to mint money
Her mother Sharmila Tagore is a veteran actress, and her brother Saif Ali Khan and sister-in-law Kareena Kapoor are among Bollywood’s current top actors, yet Soha Ali Khan says none of her family members is interested to work with one another. The idea to work together does not lure them at all, she says
Filmmaker Umesh Shukla has roped in actor Paresh Rawal to step into Om Prakash’s shoes for the new version of the cult classic “Chupke Chupke”. “So far we have only finalised Paresh Rawal, who will play Om Prakash’s role,” Shukla, who had directed “Oh My God” with Paresh in the lead role, told IANS.
As the Indian Cinema celebrates 100 years of its existence Bollywood actress and fashionista Sonam Kapoor shared her love for classic look and said she copied legendary Madhubala’s sari from a song for an event. “There was a sari of Madhubala from ‘Achcha ji main haari…’, I actually copied that sari for Filmfare’s press conference,” Sonam told IANS. “It was a very simple and elegant blue sari with black border.
Indian cinema, which is celebrating its centenary year, has a unique identity and should rival Hollywood as its eastern equivalent, says actor-producer Saif Ali Khan who does not believe in any attempts to cross over.
Today is Valentine’s Day and the newly wed Kareena Kapoor is in Bhopal, busy shooting for Satyagraha! Hubby Saif Ali Khan is not with Bebo at the moment, but has big plans to make their first Valentine’s Day post marriage, very special for his wifey dear. If sources are to be believed, Saif is planning to fly down to Bhopal today, to join his begum and if insiders are to be believed, he will be gifting his darling wife a solitaire. Though Bhopal is Kareena Kapoor’s sasural, his is her first visit to the city after her much publicized marriage.
After being in a relationship for 5 years, Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor finally got married Tuesday afternoon.
And the wait has come to an end. In a few days Saif and Kareena kapoor will tie the knot. The wedding has been finalized for 16th October, and will be followed by Dawat-e-Walima which is slated for October 18th
There was a time when dialohues of films were packaged in audio cassettes which sold like hot cakes. Take a look at a few of them. Sholay Directed by Ramesh Sippy and produced by G.P