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'Gul Makai' director elated about film reaching London

"Gul Makai" director Amjad Khan is overwhelmed that his film, on the life of Nobel laureate Malala Yousufzai, will have a special screening in London.

Jan 10, 2019, 18:39 PM IST

Mohammad Shami's estranged wife Hasin Jahan set to make Bollywood debut

Hasin Jahan had previously accused her cricketer husband of having had extra-marital affairs and now says she is ready for a new innings in her life.

Jul 13, 2018, 07:25 AM IST

Malala Yousafzai's biopic 'Gul Makai' first look poster will leave you intrigued—See pic

The film has been helmed by Amjad Khan and has the intriguing tagline of “One child, one teacher, one book & one pen, can change the world.”

Jul 03, 2018, 17:09 PM IST

Did you know: Amjad Khan was not the first choice for Gabbar Singh

The role had earlier went to Danny Denzongpa, who was, as per several media reports, the first choice of the director. 

Feb 25, 2018, 00:02 AM IST

Here's how Rishi Kapoor gets nostalgic; remembers late legendary star Amjad Khan on birth anniversary!

Here's how Rishi Kapoor wishes late legendary star Amjad Khan on birth anniversary!

Nov 12, 2016, 15:04 PM IST

Did you know Ramesh Sippy didn't have budget to make 'Sholay'?

Veteran filmmaker Ramesh Sippy, who directed the 1975 Bollywood classic "Sholay", says that he did not have enough money to finance the film at that time and had to depend on his father late G.P. Sippy for it.

Oct 26, 2016, 10:43 AM IST

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.

Aug 18, 2015, 19:52 PM IST

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".

Aug 14, 2015, 19:23 PM IST

'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.

Aug 14, 2015, 14:42 PM IST

Big B remembers Amjad Khan at Shadaab Khan's book launch

Bollywood's veteran actor Amitabh Bachchan launched a murder mystery novel, 'Murder in Bollywood', written by Amjad Khan's son Shadaab Amjad Khan, in Mumbai.

Jul 16, 2015, 15:16 PM IST

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.

Jul 15, 2015, 16:12 PM IST

Amitabh Bachchan launches book of Amjad Khan's son

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, launching Shadab Amjad Khan's book ‘Murder in Bollywood’ on Tuesday, recalled his friendship with his late father, Amjad Khan, as he light-heartedly urged him to leave books and follow the family tradition of joining the film industry.

Jul 15, 2015, 08:06 AM IST

Amitabh Bachchan's great memories 34 years after 'Lawaris'

Possibly one of his greatest movies, it has been 34 years since Amitabh Bachchan starrer 'Lawaris' was released. 

May 23, 2015, 20:45 PM IST

Makrand Deshpande`s `Miss Sundari` to launch Amjad Khan`s daughter

Actor-director Makrand Deshpande is all set to introduce Amjad Khan`s daughter Ahlam in his film `Miss Sundari`, a big screen adaptation of his play `Miss Beautiful`.

Nov 21, 2013, 20:22 PM IST

Amjad Khan ropes in Bangladeshi girl to play Malala Yousufzai

A Bangladeshi student has been confirmed for the role of Pakistani schoolgirl and activist Malala Yousufzai in a forthcoming film by Indian filmmaker Amjad Khan.

May 31, 2013, 19:15 PM IST

Pakistan blast: Nine, including five kids, killed

A suicide bomber rammed an explosives-laden vehicle into a house used as headquarters by a militant outfit in Pakistan`s Kurram region.

Jul 21, 2012, 15:49 PM IST