Suparna ThombareA music and movie junkie, Suparna has been pursuing a career in journalism for nine years now. After writing about music and culture for a popular Sunday newspaper and an entertainment supplement, for over four years, she shifted her loyalties to Bollywood news. She spends hours cowering over her laptop, writing and editing Bollywood stories by day, and turns into an insomniac poet by night. An explorer at heart, she digs interesting conversations and new experiences. An aspiring movie editor and a self-proclaimed music critic, Suparna loves to discover people and cultures through travel. But most of all, she loves to write!
May 16th, 2013
Jackie Shroff: Sanjay Dutt is like a phoenix!
As Dutt surrendered before the TADA court this afternoon, his Khalnayak co-star and good friend Jackie spoke about Dutt’s never say die attitudeSanjay Dutt and Jackie Shroff have been good friends for many years. The two have worked together in several films including Khalnayak and Mission Kashmir. Jackie, who met Dutt before he surrendered himself to the TADA court this afternoon, said that Sanju is one of the strongest men he has met. “He is a tough guy. If I was in his place I would have cracked. Click here to read more
May 16th, 2013
The future of Bollywood music – Experimental mix of folk, rock, EDM and world sounds: BollywoodLife 2nd Anniversary
Bollywood’s music scene is bursting with new talent and a variety of singing styles, as music directors experiment with various soundsAR Rahman’s revolutionary methods of composing music changed forever the way we look at Bollywood music. He brought in digital sounds and top of the line technology into recording studios. Over the years his Chennai studio has become an example of progressive music making. Click here to read more
May 15th, 2013
Madhuri Dixit birthday special: What makes the star so desirable even today?
As the dancing beauty turns 46, we look at what makes her the ultimate queen of the silver screenMadhuri Dixit is definitely one of the most revered and loved female actors in B-town, even today. Click here to read more
May 12th, 2013
Kajol mimics animals in the Huggies ad: Watch making
B-town’s yummy mummy is seen bonding with the cute li’l baby in the latest Huggies commercialWe may not have seen Kajol on the big screen for a long time now, but thankfully we at least get a chance to see this spontaneous actor in action on television. She has been keeping herself busy with brand endorsements (and she has quite a few in her kitty). The latest is the Huggies underpants commercial, and must say this ad looks super cute! Click here to read more
May 10th, 2013
Vidya Balan and Farhan Akhtar shoot in a vintage Cadillac for Shaadi Ke Side Effects: View pic
The duo was spotted driving around in a 54-year-old red beautyAt first when we found out that Vidya Balan and Farhan Akhtar will star opposite each other in Saket Chaudhary’s romantic comedy Shaadi Ke Side Effects, we thought they would make for an odd couple. We were not too convinced even after seeing the first look of the film. But a cool photograph from the sets of the movie has made us change our mind. Click here to read more
May 9th, 2013
Madhuri Dixit to do a mujra in Dedh Ishqiya
The actor, whose last mujra number Maar daala from Devdas was a runaway hit, will be seen doing a similar song in Abhishek Chaubey’s nextMadhuri Dixit’s last memorable performance was as the nautch girl Chandramukhi in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s Devdas and the Maar daala number from the film is considered amongst the best mujra sequences of all time. Click here to read more
May 7th, 2013
Go Goa Gone: Should you watch this zombie comedy?
Zombies, Saif Ali Khan, Goa or Kunal Khemu – we tell you why you should watch or skip this wacky flickZombies running amok in Goa, a Delhi man speaking in a strong Russian accent and three dopey losers with a glam doll caught in the crossfire – Go Goa Gone has a crazy plot and a bizarre set of characters. Should you buy a ticket to this movie this weekend? We help you decide! Click here to read more
May 5th, 2013
Aashiqui star Anu Agarwal hasn’t seen her hit debut flick yet
The Aashiqui actor, who disappeared in 1995, has still not watched the runaway hit that made her an overnight starAnu Agarwal, who saw overnight success with her debut film Aashiqui in 1992, suddenly disappeared from the face of the industry in 1995. She wrapped up all her films and travelled overseas, leaving her starry life behind. Tired of all the negative reactions to her bold roles, the bad press and the fan frenzy, the actor quit Bollywood and went on to live a life of anonymity. Click here to read more
May 3rd, 2013
Bombay Talkies movie review: A heartwarming ode to Indian cinema
This compilation of four stories delves into the magic and influence of cinema with subtlety and beautyKaran Johar, Zoya Akhtar, Dibakar Banerjee and Anurag Kashyap – four directors with different sensibilities come together to commemorate 100 years of Indian cinema with Bombay Talkies. They weave four stories that revolve around the impact of Indian cinema on the lives of people. Each story has its own flavour and style, but the vision of each of the directors seems to match at some level, making them parts of the whole. Amit Trivedi’s music blends with the theme of each of the stories. Click here to read more
May 1st, 2013