Smita Patil

Prateik Babbar gets engaged to girlfriend Sanya Sagar – See Pic

Prateik Babbar gets engaged to girlfriend Sanya Sagar – See Pic

Sagar, who is a writer-director-editor, has known Prateik for over eight years.

Jan 23, 2018, 09:39 AM IST
Amitabh Bachchan recalls memories of Smita Patil on death anniversary

Amitabh Bachchan recalls memories of Smita Patil on death anniversary

Remembering Smita Patil on her 31st death anniversary, megastar Amitabh Bachchan got nostalgic.

Dec 14, 2017, 12:08 PM IST
Prateik Babbar bares all about his drug addiction, writes a heartfelt note about his horrifying experience

Prateik Babbar bares all about his drug addiction, writes a heartfelt note about his horrifying experience

Veteran actor-politician Raj Babbar and noted actress Smita Patil's son Prateik Babbar was seen as the next big thing in Bollywood, especially after his impressive act in Imran Khan starrer 'Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na' in 2008.

Aug 11, 2017, 15:49 PM IST
Shabana Azmi shares throwback pictures from Cannes, when it was not about 'clothes' but 'films'!

Shabana Azmi shares throwback pictures from Cannes, when it was not about 'clothes' but 'films'!

Veteran Hindi film actress Shabana Azmi is an avid social media user and often shares old, vintage photos on her Twitter handle, keeping the fans happy.

May 23, 2017, 11:31 AM IST
Prateik Babbar talks about battle with drug addiction, says I'm work in progress

Prateik Babbar talks about battle with drug addiction, says I'm work in progress

The actor said that his fans were under the impression that he was leading a "happy life", and were unaware about the dark truth of his life. And that is the reason he decided to talk about it in public. 

Apr 24, 2017, 10:11 AM IST
Prateik Babbar has learnt to be wiser, stronger

Prateik Babbar has learnt to be wiser, stronger

The son of late actress Smita Patil and actor-politician Raj Babbar started his acting career with Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na in 2008 and went on to do films like Dhobi Ghat and Ekk Deewana Tha.

Nov 28, 2016, 13:15 PM IST
'Gandhi' was a huge opportunity: Rohini Hattangadi

'Gandhi' was a huge opportunity: Rohini Hattangadi

'Gandhi' may have pushed Rohini Hattangadi into the roles of the perennial Bollywood mother but the actress says she has no regrets as Richard Attenborough's film was a huge milestone in her career.

Aug 12, 2016, 15:40 PM IST
In retrospect, Amitabh Bachchan recollects memories of Smita Patil!

In retrospect, Amitabh Bachchan recollects memories of Smita Patil!

The megastar of Bollywood, Amitabh Bachchan reminisces his time spent with one of the most celebrated actresses-- Smita Patil.

Apr 30, 2016, 16:07 PM IST
Alia Bhatt among actors treading Smita Patil's path: Mahesh Bhatt

Alia Bhatt among actors treading Smita Patil's path: Mahesh Bhatt

Mahesh Bhatt feels he sees his daughter Alia Bhatt and many other actresses fitting into the shoes of Smita Patil.

Apr 10, 2016, 19:22 PM IST
See pic: Shabana Azmi and Smita Patil at Cannes in 1976!

See pic: Shabana Azmi and Smita Patil at Cannes in 1976!

Veteran talent-- Shyam Benegal, Smita Patil and Shabana Azmi ruled their era with much flair.

Feb 12, 2016, 17:43 PM IST
Camera loved Smita Patil: Shyam Benegal

Camera loved Smita Patil: Shyam Benegal

The fimmaker's other frequent collaborator was another acting great -- Shabana Azmi. 

Nov 28, 2015, 10:17 AM IST

An intense performance: Smita Patil's life and films

Veteran film critic and writer Maithili Rao has written a book that actually recounts Smita's life - on and off-screen.

Nov 06, 2015, 13:04 PM IST
When Smita Patil cooked her own food during shooting

When Smita Patil cooked her own food during shooting

 While shooting for Mrinal Sen's "Akaler Sandhane" in Bengal, Smita Patil had great difficulty in getting good Marathi vegetarian food and so cooked her own dishes by borrowing vegetables and oil from the chef.

Nov 03, 2015, 16:15 PM IST
Smita Patil had bad dream about me before 'Coolie' accident: Amitabh Bachchan

Smita Patil had bad dream about me before 'Coolie' accident: Amitabh Bachchan

 Megastar Amitabh Bachchan reveals actress Smita Patil had a bad dream about him a day before he met with a major accident on the sets of his 1983 hit "Coolie"

Oct 19, 2015, 15:44 PM IST
Smita Patil 'forced' Nana Patekar to join film industry

Smita Patil 'forced' Nana Patekar to join film industry

Acclaimed actor Nana Patekar says he enjoyed doing plays on stage, but late actress and "very good friend" Smita Patil forced him to enter the film industry.

Mar 01, 2015, 13:34 PM IST

Smita Patil left indelible impression on films: Shabana Azmi

Remembering Smita Patil on her 28th death anniversary, actress-social activist Shabana Azmi said that the former co-star left a strong impact on films.

Dec 14, 2014, 21:08 PM IST

Helen Mirren is my Smita Patil: Om Puri

Om Puri, who will be sharing the screen space with veteran British actress Helen Mirren in `The Hundred-Foot Journey`, has compared the `Queen` star with Smita Patil.

Jul 25, 2014, 12:02 PM IST

My mom was a wonderful person: Prateik Babbar

Actor Prateik remembers his late mother and actress Smita Patil as a "wonderful" and "good at heart" person.

Oct 18, 2013, 14:20 PM IST

Prateik Babbar cuts cake for mother`s 58th birth anniversary

Prateik, son of late actress Smita Patil, celebrated his mother`s 58th birth anniversary Thursday by cutting a cake in her memory with special kids from an NGO.

Oct 17, 2013, 17:38 PM IST

Prateik Babbar goes underground; getting new image, voice coach

Smita Patil and Raj Babbar`s son Prateik is taking a long introspective sabbatical from the public eye until his next release "Isaaq", a North Indian take on Shakespeare`s "Romeo And Juliet".

Feb 03, 2013, 19:29 PM IST