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Hema Malini: People still call me Basanti even after 40 years of Sholay!

1 year ago 0
Directed by Ramesh Sippy, Sholay had released on Independence Day, 1975. Actress-politician Hema Malini, who essayed the memorable role of Basanti in Sholay, says even 40 years after the movie released, there are people who still call her by the character’s name. Read Article ▶

Amitabh Bachchan’s special birthday gift: Sholay 3D!

3 years ago 0
Apparently, the makers of Sholay 3D will release their film on the superstar’s birthday Earlier there were reports that the 3D version of 1975 Bollywood classic Sholay will release on August 15, but our khabroo tells us that the film will now release on October 11 which coincides on Amitabh Bachchan’s 71st birthday. Read Article ▶
Shweta Tiwari: I am much more famous than most movie actors

Shweta Tiwari: I am much more famous than most movie actors

5 years ago 2
At the launch event of her new serial, Parrvarish – Kuchh Khatti Kuch Meethi, the katto gilehri girl was at her spunkiest best. Not only did she almost take over the event as a host, she also kept the audience in splits with her motor-mouth Punjabi act, a la Kajol in Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham […] Read Article ▶

Imran calls Katrina “quite mad” and lives to see the next day!

5 years ago 0
We know Katrina Kaif to be a spunky, straightforward gal, and are rather surprised to find that Imran Khan still has his head attached to his shoulders. You see, we heard what he said about Kat during the shoot of their new film together, Mere Brother Ke Dulhan. Our birdie tells us that after a […] Read Article ▶
Freida Pinto’s love for ‘Sholay’ on show

Freida Pinto’s love for ‘Sholay’ on show

5 years ago 1
The actor who is still known as Latika to many has an eye on Bollywood, even though B-town gave her the cold shoulder… Slumdog Millionaire actress Freida Pinto is going that extra mile these days to express her so-called ‘inherent’ love for Bollywood. Usually when she is asked about her favourite movie, without thinking twice […] Read Article ▶
Hema Malini: I feel conscious when I say ‘Nahin!’

Hema Malini: I feel conscious when I say ‘Nahin!’

5 years ago 0
The Dream Girl says mimicry artistes have made her take a second look at her own accent Hema Malini is one of the few female actors whose ‘distinctive’ accent has made mimicry artistes’ jobs much easier. How many times have you heard people imitating her iconic line from Sholay – ‘Chal Dhanno! Aaj tumhari Basanti […] Read Article ▶
‘Sholay’ was declared a flop!

‘Sholay’ was declared a flop!

5 years ago 110
People were calling the film ‘Chholey’, reveals Anupama Chopra When it first released all those years ago in 1975, Sholay, that now-iconic film was thought to be a total flop show. The morning after the premiere, people were calling the film ‘Chholey’ and saying that it had a cast of ‘teen maharathi aur ek chooha’ […] Read Article ▶