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Rachana Parekh

Author: Rachana Parekh

Rachana Parekh began her career as a reporter for a suburban news paper, but her love for movies lured her to the world of gossip and glamour. Since her first stint as a film journalist was with the well-known glossy Cine Blitz, she has been hooked on to entertainment writing. She loves that now everyone across the globe knows her thoughts on films and film stars. When she isn’t on her desk at BollywoodLife, she's making big travel plans, pleasing her taste buds and having the time of her life.

What is Abu Jani-Sandeep Khosla’s big surprise for Amitabh Bachchan’s 70th birthday?

What is Abu Jani-Sandeep Khosla’s big surprise for Amitabh Bachchan’s 70th birthday?

4 years ago 3
Since both the Bachchans and the designers are tight-lipped about the surprise element for the legendary actor, we thought of bursting their bubble with our wild ideas Each and every soul at Jalsa – the Bachchan’s bungalow in Mumbai – is tirelessly and uncompromisingly prepping for Amitabh Bachchan’s 70th birthday bash that was originally meant […] Read Article ▶
Why is Parineeti Chopra annoyed with the media?

Why is Parineeti Chopra annoyed with the media?

4 years ago 1
So much so that she wouldn’t mind physically assaulting a pesky nosy journo, she says After Uday Chopra, the new man in Parineeti Chopra’s life is her director Maneesh Sharma. Read Article ▶
Should Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Kareena Kapoor sign a pregnancy clause?

Should Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Kareena Kapoor sign a pregnancy clause?

4 years ago 0
Last time the won’t-get-pregnant-till-shooting-is-complete condition was raised when a pregnant Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was asked to leave Madhur Bhandarkar’s Heroine. Now apparently Kareena Kapoor’s dream to work in Ram Leela will be unfulfilled for the same reason. Is that the latest mantra corporate filmmakers want leading ladies to chant? A year ago, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan […] Read Article ▶
Does  Barfi! deserve an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film?

Does Barfi! deserve an Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film?

4 years ago 7
Anurag Basu’s film starring Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra and Ileana D’Cruz may have many good things going for it, but can all that override the fact that it’s a clever mishmash of ideas from several Indian and international flicks? So does it deserve to be sent to the Academy Awards? The box office collections of […] Read Article ▶
Dev Anand’s 89th birth anniversary special!

Dev Anand’s 89th birth anniversary special!

4 years ago 4
On the evergreen actor’s birth anniversary today (September 26) we fondly remember the film legend and present a quick quiz to check how well you know the debonair and dashing Dev Sahab While most actors in B-town dream of leading an active life till they breathe their last, only a few like Dev Anand managed […] Read Article ▶
Aamir Khan’s Talaash music launch to happen in Mumbai’s red light area?

Aamir Khan’s Talaash music launch to happen in Mumbai’s red light area?

4 years ago 1
The producers of the film have chosen Kamathipura as the location for the big event While Aamir Khan is working day and night in Chicago for Dhoom 3, back home Talaash producers – Excel Entertainment – are chalking out promotional plans for their psychological thriller, it releases on November 30. Read Article ▶
Makkhi trailer: The Hindi version of Telugu blockbuster Eega

Makkhi trailer: The Hindi version of Telugu blockbuster Eega

4 years ago 0
Rani Mukerji’s Aiyya faces competition from Makkhi as the Hindi version of South blockbuster Eega releases on October 12 If you thought South superstar Rajnikanth and Bollywood superstar Salman Khan’s movies were far-fetched and beyond logical comprehension, then hold on. Read Article ▶
Shoojit Sircar is hopping mad at the selection of Barfi! for the Oscars

Shoojit Sircar is hopping mad at the selection of Barfi! for the Oscars

4 years ago 0
But it’s got nothing to do directly with the Anurag Basu’s Charlie Chaplin-esque film A million tongues are wagging about whether or not Anurag Basu’s Barfi! – many scenes in the film are a direct lift from various international films – deserves to be sent as the India’s entry to the prestigious Oscars Read Article ▶
Mallika Sherawat gets cosy with Bruno Mars in Whatta Man video!

Mallika Sherawat gets cosy with Bruno Mars in Whatta Man video!

4 years ago 1
Yes, you read it right! The Haryanvi hottie shot with the American pop sensation for his latest music video After Priyanka Chopra and her single In my city, Mallika Sherawat is the next Bollywoodwallah to enter the international music scene. Read Article ▶
Did Shreyas Talpade have trouble with Nana Patekar in Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal?

Did Shreyas Talpade have trouble with Nana Patekar in Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal?

4 years ago 0
‘Coz we all know that the temperamental actor is infamous for slapping his co-stars at the slightest provocation Superstar Amitabh Bachchan holds ‘the angry young man’ title in reel life, but in real life the label undisputedly belongs to Nana Patekar. Read Article ▶