Star system is deeply embedded in Hindi filmdom: Lillete Dubey
Star system is deeply embedded in Hindi filmdom: Lillete Dubey

In awe with the humble attitude of Hollywood celebrities like Judi Dench, Maggie Smith and Richard Gere, actress Lillete Dubey says star system is deeply embedded in Hindi filmdom.

'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' review: Only second best
'The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel' review: Only second best

‘The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel’; Cast: Judi Dench, Maggie Smith, Bill Nighy, Dev Patel, Richard Gere, Tina Desai, Lillete Dubey, Shazad Latif, Cellia Imrie and Ronald Pickup; Director: John Madden; Rating: **

Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel a responsible sequel: Madden
Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel a responsible sequel: Madden

Director John Madden, who is back with "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel", says the sequel does not "squander" what they achieved with their 2011 film, a melancholy comedy about a bunch of Britishers navigating their post-retirement life in India.

India-set 'Marigold Hotel' opens strong at US box office
India-set 'Marigold Hotel' opens strong at US box office

India-set comedy "The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" opened strong at number three at the US box office with an estimated $8.6 million in its first weekend of release.

I am coping with my losing vision: Judi Dench
I am coping with my losing vision: Judi Dench

 Veteran actress Judi Dench, who is suffering from macular degeneration that can lead to blindnessshe, says she has the typeface enlarged so that she can read scripts.

Judi Dench's worst audition
Judi Dench's worst audition

Veteran actress Judi Dench says her worst audition was when she was told by a director that she didn't have the "face" for movies. The 'Skyfall' actress is well known for her acting credits in a host of top films but recalled a time where she was told she did not have the right look to be a movie star.

Animals are good for the soul: Judi Dench
Animals are good for the soul: Judi Dench

 Actress Judi Dench, who has previously cared for four cats, two guinea pigs, 12 water voles, two fish, a hamster and a pair of field mice, believes being surrounded by pets is good for the soul.

Judi Dench found refuge in films post hubby's death
Judi Dench found refuge in films post hubby's death

 Oscar-winning actress Judi Dench has revealed she took a lot of work post her husband Michael Williams's demise in 2001 to overcome the grief of his loss.

I thought I was replacing Judi Dench in new 007 film: Monica Bellucci
I thought I was replacing Judi Dench in new 007 film: Monica Bellucci

Monica Bellucci, who has been cast alongside Daniel Craig in the latest Bond movie 'Spectre', initially believed she was auditioning to replace Judi Dench.

Retirement is a rude word: Judi Dench
Retirement is a rude word: Judi Dench

"The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel" star Judi Dench has no plans to give up work anytime soon.

Keira Knightley re-creates Meg Ryan's famous 'orgasm' scene

Washington Keira Knightley has joined a bevy of other A-list stars in re-enacting famous moments in Hollywood history as part of Jason Bell's British Invasion short film for Vanity Fair.

I'm tempted to get a tattoo: Judi Dench
I'm tempted to get a tattoo: Judi Dench

Veteran actress Judi Dench says she is tempted to get a tattoo to mark her 80th birthday.

Judi Dench tempted to get 'Indian symbol' tattoo for birthday
Judi Dench tempted to get 'Indian symbol' tattoo for birthday

 Judi Dench may be already 80, but she has some spunky plans for her next birthday.

Age is just a number: Judi Dench
Age is just a number: Judi Dench

Judi Dench has revealed she is not ready to retire as she feels age is just a number.

'Ageless' Judi Dench says 'you're as old as you feel'
'Ageless' Judi Dench says 'you're as old as you feel'

 Judi Dench may be 80, but she has no plans to retire and has said that a person "is as old as you feel."

I wasn't prepared for new relationship: Judi Dench
I wasn't prepared for new relationship: Judi Dench

Veteran actress Judi Dench has revealed that she wasn't prepared to find love again after the death of her husband.

I really fancy Judi Dench: Jack O'Connell
I really fancy Judi Dench: Jack O'Connell

Actor Jack O'Connell says he fancies actress Judi Dench and adds that she also likes him.

Dustin Hoffman 'smitten' by Judi Dench
Dustin Hoffman 'smitten' by Judi Dench

 Dustin Hoffman has recently revealed that he is smitten by Judi Dench and wants to make a romantic blockbuster with her.

Judi Dench didn't get to go on exotic locations during Bond films
Judi Dench didn't get to go on exotic locations during Bond films

 Judi Dench may have starred in Bond films, but she is disappointed that she didn't get to travel to exotic location in any of the seven films.

Don't want people saying I'm too old to act: Judi Dench
Don't want people saying I'm too old to act: Judi Dench

Veteran actress Judi Dench, who will turn 80 next month, says she is tired of people telling her that she is too old to act.