Shakeela biopic: Richa Chadha shows off her sensuous avatar in Tera Ishq Satave song - Watch

Richa Chadha will be essaying the role of a south adult film star Shakeela who was a cult figure back in the late 90s and early 2000 for her capability of filling up cinema halls through her presence in movies.

Dec 18, 2020, 14:33 PM IST

Shakeela is a compelling story told truthfully: Pankaj Tripathi

The film has Richa Chaddha in the title role and also features Ester Noronha, Rajeev Pillai and Sheeva Rana. 

Dec 17, 2020, 21:07 PM IST

Shakeela trailer: Richa Chadha's controversial adult star avatar and Pankaj Tripathi's 'hero' act leaves fans impressed - Watch

The biopic is set to have the widest release of 2020 post lockdown in close to 1000 screen in 5 languages

Dec 16, 2020, 14:05 PM IST

Shakeela Teaser: Richa Chadha oozes oomph as South siren - Watch

After a thunderous response to the poster, Richa Chadha is all set to release the teaser of her upcoming film Shakeela amidst much fanfare and excitement. The multi-lingual project is all set to set the screens ablaze this Christmas. Oozing oomph and glamour, Richa pays the perfect ode to the South siren who ruled the roost in the 90s. 

Dec 09, 2020, 13:39 PM IST

I'm as independent, empowered as any other working woman: Richa Chadha

Actor Richa Chadha believes she is as "independent and empowered" as any other working woman but that does not mean she is only drawn to such characters.

Mar 21, 2019, 14:28 PM IST

Richa Chadha sizzles in 12 different avatars for 'Shakeela' calendar—See pics

It also stars classic actor Pankaj Tripathi opposite Richa Chadha in the lead role.

Jan 18, 2019, 18:00 PM IST

Richa Chadha takes on 12 avatars for Shakeela calendar

Actress Richa Chadha features in 12 different avatars, striking poses inspired by posters of pulp movies from the 1990s, in a calendar meant to promote her upcoming film "Shakeela".

Jan 10, 2019, 11:58 AM IST

Shakeela a brave soul who defied norms: Richa Chadha

Richa will be seen playing the role of Shakeela in the biopic, based on the life of the southern actress of the same name, whose popularity soared after the untimely and tragic demise of Silk Smitha. 


Nov 20, 2018, 14:05 PM IST

Pankaj Tripathi lost weight to play farmer in 'Kaagaz'

Essaying a farmer's role in a movie after playing a flamboyant superstar in another film led actor Pankaj Tripathi to a bit of physical transformation.

Nov 10, 2018, 20:07 PM IST

Creating Kerala in Karnataka was blessing in disguise: 'Shakeela' director

Shakeela, starring Richa Chadha, narrates the life story of southern adult film actress Shakeela.


Nov 08, 2018, 12:40 PM IST

Taking a break is important: Richa Chadha

Actress Richa Chadha, who is currently busy with the final schedule of the upcoming biopic "Shakeela", says taking a break from work is important.

Nov 07, 2018, 00:24 AM IST

Calling an adult film star a porn star a sign of patriarchy: Richa Chadha

Directed by Indrajit Lankesh, the logo of "Shakeela" was launched a few days ago. 

Nov 03, 2018, 14:05 PM IST

'Female-oriented' films will be a thing till they become a norm: Richa Chadha

The actor is currently in the city shooting for her next, "Shakeela", the eponymous biopic on the popular Malayalam adult star.

Nov 01, 2018, 12:53 PM IST

Shakeela to make cameo in her biopic starring Richa Chada

The director said besides the cameo, the South Indian star was an integral part of the film who gave the team interesting insights - be it her life or the art direction.


Oct 31, 2018, 09:54 AM IST

South adult star Shakeela to make cameo in her biopic

Director Indrajit Lankesh is helming the movie, which stars Richa Chadha in the role of Shakeela, who was popular in southern showbiz in the 1990s.

Oct 30, 2018, 07:31 AM IST

Richa Chadha to belly dance for Shakeela biopic

Richa plays the titular role in the movie, directed by Indrajit Lankesk. 


Oct 22, 2018, 08:06 AM IST

Actress Shakeela back, but to direct clean movies

Shakeela, who was the star of B-grade super hit Malayalam films, is back but says that she is here to direct and not to act in movies. She also clarified that her directorial venture would be a clean movie.

Jan 22, 2013, 09:15 AM IST