Subhash K Jha

Brutally Basic Bollywood

Subhash K Jha is a film critic and movie expert.

Is Sonam Kapoor the bravest, boldest female star in Bollywood? It seems so

Who is the bravest mainstream Bollywood actress today? Not many of them get a chance to be brave.

Feb 13, 2019 - 02:58 PM IST

The rise of stories on lesbians casts shine on Indian screens

In February, it is time for the ladies to come out of the closet.

Feb 7, 2019 - 06:02 PM IST

Karan Johar is as much to blame for Hardik Pandya-KL Rahul controversy, should watch his mouth

When the outspoken Sreesanth says Karan Johar should also take the blame for the disastrous aftermath of Hardik Pandya's declarations on Koffee With Karan he is not off the mark.

Jan 29, 2019 - 02:10 PM IST

2018 was the year girl power ruled the box office

At times when I saw women whooping it up in Hollywood films, I felt they were copying us.

Jan 9, 2019 - 04:21 PM IST

Happy Birthday Salman Khan, the star who hates criticism

There are two kind of actors. Those who get deeply affected by reviews. And those who pretend not to be affected by reviews.

Dec 31, 2018 - 03:32 PM IST

Dear Karan Johar, not everyone is comfortable discussing their sex lives

In episode after episode of the otherwise-enjoyable Koffee With Karan, we can feel the host's ineluctable desire to enter his celebrity guests' bedrooms for a peep into their sexual activities.

Dec 24, 2018 - 02:47 PM IST

Zero showcases a new Shah Rukh Khan, one who has nothing left to prove

I share a very special bonding with Aanand Rai. It wasn't with Tanu Weds Manu where Aanand's success story starts. Most filmland friendships begin at the signpost of success.

Dec 14, 2018 - 12:58 PM IST

Is Bollywood softening its anti-Pakistan stance?

On November 29, Pakistani heartthrob Fawad Khan turned a year older.

Nov 30, 2018 - 07:38 PM IST

Was Deepika Padukone superstitious on secrecy over wedding with Ranveer Singh?

And why the secrecy until a few weeks ago when the couple announced their marriage to the world? The extended period of courtship did not figure in the couple's public proclamations at all.

Nov 14, 2018 - 03:44 PM IST

Bollywood's MeToo has kept eerily quiet about the truly big names

While it is no doubt heartening to see many victims of sexual harassment come forward with their chilling accounts in the hands of Bollywood's renowned predators, it is sad that the really big name

Nov 4, 2018 - 01:41 PM IST