When Amjad Khan’s son celebrated Sholay’s 40th anniversary with a five-wicket haul!
When Amjad Khan’s son celebrated Sholay’s 40th anniversary with a five-wicket haul!

As the famous Bollywood flick Sholay celebrated its 40th year anniversary this week, Amjad Khan's son Seemab Khan had his own way of celebrating it as he provided a match-winning performance for Dadar Union Sporting Club against Shivaji Park Youngsters (SPY) in a ‘B’ division Kanga League match at Mahul.

'Sholay' never had poor opening: Ramesh Sippy
'Sholay' never had poor opening: Ramesh Sippy

 Director Ramesh Sippy denied reports that his blockbuster film "Sholay" had a lackluster collection at the box-office for the first two weeks. He says that it got a blockbuster opening.

People still call me Basanti: Hema Malini on 40 years of 'Sholay'
People still call me Basanti: Hema Malini on 40 years of 'Sholay'

 Actress-politician Hema Malini, who essayed the memorable role of Basanti in "Sholay", says even 40 years after the movie released, there are people who still call her by the character's name.

40 Years of 'Sholay': Amitabh Bachchan thanks media!
40 Years of 'Sholay': Amitabh Bachchan thanks media!

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan is a craftsman we love to watch perform on-screen. His majestic presence on celluloid keeps the viewers glued. The man, who has done several significant roles in his career spanning more than four decades is most loved as Jai from 'Sholay'.

Biography on actor Amjad Khan soon

Actor Shadaab Khan, son of noted actor late Amjad Khan, said he is working on a biography on his father.

Amitabh Bachchan says he wanted to play Gabbar in 'Sholay'
Amitabh Bachchan says he wanted to play Gabbar in 'Sholay'

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has revealed he wanted to play the role of Gabbar when he first heard the script of "Sholay".

Abhishek is my 'Veeru': Amitabh Bachchan
Abhishek is my 'Veeru': Amitabh Bachchan

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he calls his son Abhishek 'Veeru' of the iconic Jai-Veeru jodi from blockbuster "Sholay" which completes 40 years tomorrow.

May be it was a mistake to remake 'Sholay': Amitabh Bachchan
May be it was a mistake to remake 'Sholay': Amitabh Bachchan

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who was part of Ram Gopal Varma's "Aag", the remake version of "Sholay", says may be it was a mistake to revisit the iconic film. In 1975, director Ramesh Sippy made "Sholay" with Amitabh Bachchan, Dharmendra, Hema Malini, Jaya Badhuri, Sanjeev Kumar, Amjad Khan, Asrani, A K Hangal and others.

Jai almost got a happy ending in 'Sholay': Amitabh Bachchan
Jai almost got a happy ending in 'Sholay': Amitabh Bachchan

Iconic 'Sholay' character Jai played by Amitabh Bachchan almost had a happy ending with plans made to reshoot the climax scene of the legendary film which saw his tragic end.

'Sholay' best film of Indian cinema: Arbaaz Khan
'Sholay' best film of Indian cinema: Arbaaz Khan

Actor Arbaaz Khan, whose father Salim Khan had penned the script of "Sholay", says it is the best film of Indian cinema.

Who was the real 'Gabbar'
Who was the real 'Gabbar'

It was August 15, 1975 when the cult film 'Sholay' was released. Since then, it has been three decades but the multi-starrer continues to remain a classic. Who is that one character, you remember from 'Sholay'? 'Gabbar', is the most expected answer. The villanious 'Gabbar' played by Amjad Ali Khan is still seen as an iconic figure in the hearts of the people. However, only few know that a dreaded dacoit named Gabbar alias Gabra actually existed in Madhya Pradesh in the 1950s era.

'Good over evil' theme makes 'Sholay' resonate even today, says Amitabh Bachchan
'Good over evil' theme makes 'Sholay' resonate even today, says Amitabh Bachchan

It set a trend of 'bromance', redefined the quintessential villain and introduced some epic live action in Bollywood. Top that with iconic dialogues and a memorable cast. Forty years since it hit the screens on August 15, 1975, ‘Sholay’ continues to entertain due to its evergreen 'victory of good over evil' theme, says megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who essayed one half of Jai-Veeru.

It is inadvisable to remake 'Sholay': Ramesh Sippy
It is inadvisable to remake 'Sholay': Ramesh Sippy

Director Ramesh Sippy, who set a benchmark in Hindi cinema with "Sholay", is against the remake of the popular cult-classic, which turns 40 this week.

Karan tried to dance on Hema's song from 'Sholay' as kid
Karan tried to dance on Hema's song from 'Sholay' as kid

As 'Sholay' completes 40 glorious years, filmmaker Karan Johar remembered a childhood episode when he tried dancing on broken glass shreds to the song "Jab Tak Hai Jaan", filmed on veteran actress Hema Malini in the iconic Bollywood film.

It will be injustice to remake 'Sholay': Akshay Kumar
It will be injustice to remake 'Sholay': Akshay Kumar

 He modelled his last film "Gabbar is Back" around one of the dreaded villains of Hindi cinema in "Sholay" but Akshay Kumar says it would be an injustice to remake the cult classic, which turns 40 this month.

What made Salman Khan, Abhishek Bachchan nostalgic?
What made Salman Khan, Abhishek Bachchan nostalgic?

Salman Khan watched ‘Sholay’ in his school uniform while Abhishek Bachchan was not even born when it released but the movie, which turns 40 this month, was a defining part of their childhood.

I shared an unspoken bond with Amjad Khan: Amitabh Bachchan
I shared an unspoken bond with Amjad Khan: Amitabh Bachchan

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has revealed he and his "Sholay" co-star Amjad Khan had a great friendship that withstood difficult times.

'Guddu Rangeela' tribute to Jai-Veeru, Karan-Arjun: Subash Kapoor
'Guddu Rangeela' tribute to Jai-Veeru, Karan-Arjun: Subash Kapoor

Director Subash Kapoor says his upcoming Arshad Warsi-Amit Sadh starrer comedy "Guddu Rangeela" is a tribute to the memorable on-screen bromances like Sholay's Jai-Veeru, Karan-Arjun and Ram-Lakhan.

Amitabh Bachchan's 'Sholay' releases in Pakistan
Amitabh Bachchan's 'Sholay' releases in Pakistan

 Cult Bollywood classic "Sholay", starring megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra, hit theatres in Pakistan for the first time on Friday, 40 years after its India release.

'Gabbar Is Back' is not 'Sholay 2': Akshay Kumar
'Gabbar Is Back' is not 'Sholay 2': Akshay Kumar

Actor Akshay Kumar, who will be seen in ‘Gabbar Is Back’, on Monday said the film was not the sequel of ‘Sholay’, and Gabbar was not the villain but the hero in this movie.