Tannishtha Chatterjee: Indian Cinema is consumed by Bollywood
Three of her recent films have featured at reputed foreign film festivals and she also takes pride in working with Hollywood stars such as Martin Sheen and Lucy Liu
“I absolutely believe it’s because of interesting independent cinema, both Indian and international, that I have earned popularity as a global star. Click here to read more
Siddhanth Kapoor in Bejoy Nambiar’s next?
Shakti Kapoor’s son Siddhanth has bagged a lead role in Bejoy’s film
Siddhanth Kapoor, who made his acting debut with the film Shootout at Wadala has bagged a lead role in Bejoy Nambiar’s next. The Shaitaan director’s next is the official remake of a Tamil sports comedy – Chennai 600028. Click here to read more
In Focus: Director’s cut – Karan Johar, Ayan Mukerji and Gauri Shinde strike a pose!
Karan Johar, Ayan Mukerji and Gauri Shinde were recently at the Lakme Fashion Week in Mumbai and our cameras caught the trio in a candid mood. Discussing films? We ain’t sure about that, but fashion gupshup…. for sure. Knowing KJo’s penchant for good clothes – and films, of course – we’re sure that the filmmaker doled out some quirky and fun tips for this winter to his director friends. Or will we hear Karan designing for his protege Ayan Mukherji and the English Vinglish director or for their films maybe? Now that wouldn’t really surprise us. After all, apart from creating looks for his lead actors like Shahrukh Khan and Hrithik Roshan, Karan also styled his Bombay Talkies director friends Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar and Dibakar Banerjee.
So next time we see Ayan or Gauri in some fashionable outfit or the other, we will know where it came from!Click here to read more
London Indian Film Festival 2013: Irrfan Khan and Preeya Kalidas on the red carpet
The renowned fest, showcasing Indian independent films, began on July 18 and is receiving a fantastic response this year
Acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan, known as India’s import to Hollywood, was the guest of honour at the London Indian Film Festival 2013 opening night on July 18. Other guests seen with the Life of Pi star were Preeya Kalidas, Ferena Wazeir (aka Feryna Wazheir) and Asif Kapadia. Wazeir, in fact, is the brand ambassador of the LIFF. The event that celebrates Indian indie films is in its fourth year now. Click here to read more
Manoj Bajpayee to play Arun Gawli in Sanjay Gupta’s next!
The Satya actor will step into the shoes of a gangster yet again
Manoj Bajpayee will be seen portraying the character of notorious gangster Arun Gawli on celluloid. For the next edition of Shootout, Sanjay Gupta has brought John Abraham, Abhishek Bahchan and Manoj Bajpayee on board. Click here to read more