Tandav

Happy Birthday Dimple Kapadia: Veteran star is a cool mom, posts by daughter Twinkle Khanna are solid proof!

Dimple Kapadia has donned several hats successfully. From making an acting debut and getting married at the tender age of 15 to being a single mom and rediscovering herself as an actor. 

Jun 08, 2021, 14:33 PM IST

While choosing a project I choose stuff that won't let me sleep: Sunil Grover

The series tells the story of a middle-class housing society in Mumbai called Sunflower, which houses quirky characters.

May 23, 2021, 11:18 AM IST

Gauahar Khan grabs eyeballs in pink kurta, spotted at a supermarket days before Eid - In pics!

Actress Gauahar Khan has served us numerous gorgeous desi looks this Ramadan season and her latest outing in a beautiful baby pink chikan kurta is simply mind blowing. The former Bigg Boss winner was spotted at a supermarket in Lokhandwala, just days before the festival of Eid.

May 09, 2021, 16:45 PM IST

OTT has changed the game in showbiz: Amyra Dastur

Amyra Dastur talks about the advanatge of working on an OTT platform and also about the opportunities it gives to directors and writers to showcase their talent.

 

Apr 27, 2021, 16:35 PM IST

Gauahar Khan spotted with hubby Zaid Darbar - check out pics!

Gauahar Khan often shares mushy posts for husband Zaid Darbar on Instagram.

Apr 12, 2021, 19:27 PM IST

Tandav row: Supreme Court gives protection from arrest to Amazon Prime India head Aparna Purohit

A bench comprising justices Ashok Bhushan and RS Reddy also issued notice to the Uttar Pradesh government on Purohit's plea for an anticipatory bail in FIRs on Tandav web-series. The apex court observed that the Centre's regulations on social media are mere guidelines and do not have provision for any action against digital platforms.

Mar 05, 2021, 14:26 PM IST

Tandav row: SC bats for OTT guidelines, says some web series show pornographic content

Tandav, a nine-episode political thriller starring Bollywood A-listers Saif Ali Khan, Dimple Kapadia and Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub, started streaming recently.

Mar 04, 2021, 14:52 PM IST

We respect viewers' diverse beliefs, apologize unconditionally to anyone who felt hurt: Amazon Prime Video on 'Tandav' web series

Amazin Prime Video said, "Scenes that were objected to were removed or edited when they were brought to our attention."

Mar 02, 2021, 21:48 PM IST

DNA: Allahabad HC rejects anticipatory bail plea of Aparna Purohit

The Allahabad High Court on Thursday rejected the anticipatory bail plea filed by the head of Amazon Prime Video's India Originals Aparna Purohit, who has been accused of an inappropriate depiction of Uttar Pradesh police personnel, Hindu deities and an adverse portrayal of a character playing the prime minister in the web series "Tandav".

Feb 26, 2021, 23:16 PM IST

Tandav row: Allahabad HC rejects anticipatory bail plea of senior Amazon Prime executive

While rejecting the application, a single-judge bench of Justice Sidharth said that the applicant was earlier granted interim protection from arrest by another bench in a similar case but she was not cooperating with the investigation. The petitioner's plea was that the web series was a work of fiction. 

Feb 26, 2021, 08:41 AM IST

From Tandav, Mirzapur to A Suitable Boy- OTT content which courted controversies!

Amazon Prime’s web series ‘Mirzapur’ came under fire for allegedly hurting religious sentiments, insulting Hindu Gods and portraying Uttar Pradesh in a bad light. An FIR was also filed against the show by a journalist who claimed that the series hurt his religious sentiments and portrayed the district poorly.

Feb 25, 2021, 17:34 PM IST

Amazon Prime India chief records statement on the controversial web series 'Tandav'

Amazon Prime India head Aparna Purohit, recorded her statement on February 23 at the Hazratganj police station, Lucknow, against an FIR lodged on January 18. The FIR was lodged against the controversial Amazon web series 'Tandav' for hurting religious sentiments.

Feb 23, 2021, 21:06 PM IST

Digital medium give writers great platform to build stronger narratives, says Tandav actress Kritika Kamra

"My focus is to do characters that bring something different to the table, and those which push the envelope. The digital medium has given writers a great platform to build stronger narratives, deeper character arcs and unique storylines," says Kritika Kamra. 

Feb 05, 2021, 23:51 PM IST

After Tandav row, I&B to issue new guidelines for OTT platforms soon

The Minister also announced that full occupancy will be allowed in cinema halls from February 1 while following all COVID-related protocols. Content on OTT platforms has recently fuelled controversy, leading to public outcry and booking of makers of these programmes.

Jan 31, 2021, 15:07 PM IST

DNA: How is freedom of expression being misused

The Supreme Court on Wednesday refused an interim stay from arresting the makers of the Amazon web-series "Tandav" in several FIRs filed against them by the police of various states. Watch the video to know how freedom of expression is being misused.

Jan 29, 2021, 23:22 PM IST

No arrest for Mirzapur web series makers Farhan Akhtar, Ritesh Sidhwani after court breather

Earlier, the Supreme Court issued a notice on a petition filed by a Noida-based lawyer alleging that the show 'Mirzapur' is maligning the image of the place in Uttar Pradesh. The SC notice has been issued to Amazon Prime Video which premiered the show.

Jan 29, 2021, 14:02 PM IST

Amid OTT censorship debate, director Arati Kadav speaks against the motion

"I think at least the content that we watch on OTT platform should be free from censorship. At least this should be a space where storytellers can find their original voice fearlessly. Anyway, there is so much analysis that happens with every content and there is a consciousness of analysing everything, on what is outrageous, what is not," Arati said. 

Jan 28, 2021, 23:52 PM IST

Tandav row: Hansal Mehta, Konkona Sensharma and others react to SC’s refusal to grant interim protection from arrest

On Wednesday, the Supreme Court declined to grant interim protection from any coercive action to 'Tandav' director Ali Abbas Zafar, actor Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub and others facing multiple FIRs for allegedly hurting religious sentiments. The court observed that "freedom of speech and expression is not absolute" and is subject to restrictions.

Jan 28, 2021, 21:03 PM IST

Tandav row: SC refuses to grant interim protection from arrest to director Ali Abbas Zafar, Mohd Zeeshan Ayyub and others

A bench comprising justices Ashok Bhushan, R Subhash Reddy and M R Shah was hearing as many as three separate petitions of Zafar, Amazon Prime India head Aparna Purohit, producer Himanshu Mehra, the show's writer Gaurav Solanki and actor Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub.

Jan 27, 2021, 16:14 PM IST

Tandav row: Maharashtra Karni Sena chief Ajay Sengar announces Rs 1 cr reward for anyone who slits tongue of those who insult Hindu gods

Earlier, an FIR was registered at Lucknow’s Hazratganj Kotwali against Amazon Prime’s India head of original content, filmmaker Ali Abbas Zafar, producer of the webs series 'Tandav' Himanshu Krishna Mehra, writer Gaurav Solanki and others for allegedly hurting religious sentiments.

Jan 23, 2021, 17:38 PM IST