Actor Anil Kapoor was conferred the Pandit Dinanath Mangeshkar Award on the occasion of the death anniversary of songstress Lata Mangeshkar's father. The actor was thrilled to bits to receive the "priceless" honour.
Bollywood's first family—the Kapoors, have a legacy to follow. They have been in the film industry right from Prithiviraj Kapoor's time. From Raj Kapoor to Ranbir Kapoor—the name and fame has always blessed this family in showbiz.
In a country like India, where Cricket is not a sport but a religion, everyone merrily experiences the World Cup fever! As India is scheduled to play Australia today in the semi-final, blood pressure is bound to shoot up, many a hearts will experience fast beats and many frail ones may even faint!
Bollywood industry's gem and veteran actor Shashi Kapoor who has given some of the finest performances will be conferred the Dada Saheb Phalke Award as a recognition of his contribution to the industry.
He is facing what he calls "nonsense" for his comment on the beef ban in Maharashtra. But veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who says he doesn't eat beef in India, is undeterred in reiterating that food and religion must not be equated.
Umesh Shukla's "All Is Well" landed in a lurch when Smriti Irani stepped out of the project after shooting for over half the movie. Then, Abhishek Bachchan took time off to take care of his sports commitments. But Rishi Kapoor, who plays his father in the film, says comprising as per other actors' dates is "all part of the game".