Former Prime Minister Vajpayee and educationist and freedom fighter Madan Mohan Malviya were named for India's highest civilian honour Wednesday ahead of their birth anniversaries Thursday. B-Town celebs took to Twitter to laud the move. Here is what they had to say -
Actor Anupam Kher, who has played diverse roles in his over three-decade-long career, doesn't like stepping into someone else's shoes on-screen, but he would love to play iconic villain Mogambo, if given a chance.
Essel Vision Productions Ltd (EVPL), the creative and production studio of Zee Entertainment Enterprises Ltd (ZEEL), has announced a multi-film deal to make its foray into mainstream commercial Hindi films with Sanjay Gupta’s White Feather Films. Essel Vision, along with White Feather Films will
The film which changed Indian cinema and the way we understand romance—Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' successfully completes 1000 weeks since it first released in 1995. Veteran filmmaker Yash Chopra's son Aditya made his directorial debut with 'DDLJ' and gave this country their favourite on screen 'jodi' in the face of Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol.
'Comedy Nights with Kapil' hosted by Kapil Sharma celebrated 1000 glorious weeks of 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jaenge' at Mumbai's Maratha Mandir theatre. The show witnessed the cast of the cult film, including Shah Rukh Khan, coming together to re-live the moments of their evergreen movie.
Noted Indian actor Anupam Kher has shown enthusiasm to act or produce a film in Nepalese language. Kher was speaking at an event organized by the Confederation of Indian Industry (CII) on the potential of Indian Cinema globally. The actor believes that films will help to strengthen the cultural ties between the two neighbours and will help bring the people closer. Talking about the popularity of Indian cinema abroad, Kher said that Bollywood is moving ahead excellently. Many artists from Nepal including actor Manisha Koirala and singer Udit Narayan have already made success and earned fame in India.
Comparison of Indian cinema with international is common. To discuss the issue, a conclave was held here Wednesday, with actor Anupam Kher calling the comparison unfair and Nawazuddin Siddiqui stressing the need to try out new subjects.
A word of caution for all the Basu Chatterjee fans. This film is not a remake of what people saw in 1982 'Shaukeen'. Director Abhishek Sharma's 'The Shaukeens' happens to be a modern take on the classic 1982 comedy drama.