Baghban News - Page 2
Filmmaker Ravi Chopra on ventilator
Filmmaker Ravi Chopra, who is undergoing treatment in Breach Candy Hospital for lung ailment, has reportedly shown no signs of improvement. “He has been put on ventilator and there is no improvement in his health,” said a source from the hospital. The 66-year-old filmmaker, who is the nephew of late Yash Chopra, was taken to the hospital a few days ago. According to informed sources, he has been battling with lung problem for a long time. Ravi is known for directing The Burning Train (1980), Aaj Ki Awaz (1984), Baghban (2003) and Baabul (2006), among others.
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Hema Malini, happy birthday!
Here’s wishing one of India’s most loved divas much happiness, a long life and more success
Hema Malini was born as Hema Malini R Chakravarty on October 16, 1948 in Ammankudi, Tamil Nadu. Having mastered Bharata Natyam, a young Malini featured in a South Indian movie as a dancer. Click here to read more
National Award-winning Marathi filmmaker Sanjay Surkar passes away
Director of some delightful Marathi films like Chaukat Raja, Tu Tithe Mee and Saatchya Aat Gharat is no more
Sanjay Surkar, who entertained us with some meaningful Marathi films, passed away due to cardiac arrest in Pune today. He was 53 years old. Surkar has left behind the legacy of award-winning movies including Chaukat Raja, Tu Tithe Me and Saatchya Aat Gharat to name a few. In fact, Ravi Chopra’s Bollywood film Baghban starring Amitabh Bachchan and Hema Malini was inspired by Surkar’s Filmfare Award-winning Tu Tithe Me starring Mohan Joshi and Suhas Joshi in the lead. Surkar also made a Hindi film, Stand By in 2011 which met with a lukewarm response. Click here to read more
MAI trailer: Asha Bhosle, Padmini Kolhapure and Ram Kapoor tell a compelling story
Asha Bhosle makes her acting debut at the age of 79 in her upcoming Hindi film Mai. The veteran singer portrays a woman who decides to live with her daughter and son-in-law after being abandoned by her own son
Veteran singer Asha Bhosle’s upcoming film Mai’s theatrical trailer may give you the feel of Amitabh Bachchan-Hema Malini-starrer 2003 movie Baghban – the story revolving around the predicament of aging parents abandoned by their children. Click here to read more
Mumtaz: Many big heroes refused to work with me
Yesteryear’s star Mumtaz started her career as a supporting actor, it was LV Prasad who elevated her to the rank of the main lead. But her journey was not easy as initially many lead actors refused to pair up with her.
Khilona was the turning point in Mumtaz‘s career, and in the same year she featured in V Shantaram’s Boond Jo Ban Gayi Moti with Jeetendra who refused to work with her. Click here to read more
Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan dance to Holi song in new film
The couple will shake a leg in Man hoke patang in Deepak Sawant’s Bhojpuri-Hindi film
Amitabh Bachchan has denied he has begun shooting for Kaun Banega Crorepati? 6 and also a film post his abdominal surgery. But the star had already shot for a Holi number before the operation when he was actually in a lot of pain. The song was Man hoke patang and the film is Gangadevi – a Bhojpuri-Hindi flick produced by Bachchan’s makeup man Deepak Sawant for whom the actor has done quite a few cameos. Big B will be seen with actor wife Jaya in a Holi song after ages – their last one being the famous Rang barse from Silsila. Bachchan was also a part of Holi ke din in Sholay and Holi khele Raghuveera in Baghban with Hema Malini. Click here to read more
What is Hema Malini’s secret to staying young?
Veteran actor Hema Malini and Sonu ‘Dabangg‘ Sood talk about their experience of working in Amitabh Bachchan’s Bbuddah Hoga Terra Baap
While the Dream Girl shares the secret of staying forever young, Sonu talks about his respect for Big B. Click here to read more