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26 Doordarshan Articles

FLASHBACK: When Shah Rukh Khan was just an anchor on TV – watch video

4 months ago 0
Did you know he was also an anchor in a show where he invited Kumar Sanu to the stage? The singer too gradually getting a firm footing in the industry only to rule it like SRK later. Read Article ▶

Did you know Madhuri Dixit’s television debut was rejected by Doordarshan?

5 months ago 0
MD's debut on Television was supposed to happen in 1980 but cruel Doordarshan didn't let it. Read Article ▶

Alia Bhatt infuriated over Doordarshan banning Highway’s telecast

2 years ago 0
And we side with the actress on this one! Imtiaz Ali’s Alia Bhatt-Randep Hooda starrer, Highway, will not be telecast on Doordarshan. Yes, the film has been banned. Because apparently, it is not fit for screening since it showcases child abuse. And its not just the makers who are upset, Alia too feels strongly about […] Read Article ▶

Dibakar Banerjee asks purists to stay away from Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!

2 years ago 0
Here’s why Dibakar Bannerjee doesn’t want purists to watch Detective Byomkesh Bakshy! Dibakar Banerjee is on a high. Detective Byomkesh Bakshi! is making the right noises and people are psyched to watch it on the big screen. But he cautions purists to stay away from it. Read Article ▶

American producer Ashok Amritraj to host a show on Doordarshan!

2 years ago 0
The show aims at uniting young filmmakers from Middle East, India and Singapore Indian-Amrican producer Ashok Amritraj, who has produced films like Walking Tall and Bringing Down the House, will host a television series on Doordarshan. Read Article ▶

TV star presses molestation charges against her co-star!

2 years ago 1
 A TV soap actress filed complaint to Cine and Television Artistes Association against a fellow actor. Find out more! The TV world woke up to rude shock on Monday morning, as an actress had alleged to be manhandled by her co-star while shooting for a TV soap. The TV star, whose identity hasn’t been disclosed, […] Read Article ▶
Anil Kapoor, 24

Mandira Bedi: I was offered three similar roles after Anil Kapoor’s 24

2 years ago 0
The sexy heroine was praised a lot for her performance in the tele series… Mandira Bedi, who delivered a power-packed performance as government agent Nikita Rai in 24, says the success of the TV series led producers to offer her three more such roles. Mandira, best remembered as the strong protagonist of Shanti, returned to the […] Read Article ▶

Om Puri to host Crime Control

2 years ago 0
This fiction show will be aired on Doordarshan Indian television has been flooded with crime based shows. While we already have Crime Patrol, Savdhaan India, Gumrah and MTV Webbed on the telly tube, veteran actor Om Puri will soon be a part of another crime based show on Doordarshan. Read Article ▶
Yogen Shah
Main Kuch Bhi Kar Sakti Hoon, Satyamev Jayate

Is Saif Ali Khan inspired by Aamir Khan’s Satyamev Jayate?

3 years ago 0
The whole Pataudi khandaan was spotted endorsing Main Kuch Bhi Kar Sakti Hoon, a show based on women empowerment Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor Khan and Soha Ali Khan were recently spotted at an event for promoting a social cause. The khandaan which is known for undertaking several such activities in Pataudi is now associated […] Read Article ▶
Yogen Shah

What happened when Salman Khan and Ranbir Kapoor came together at the Republic day parade?

3 years ago 0
The Dabangg and Besharam actors were at the same venue at the same time, so what happened jab they met? Salman Khan and Ranbir Kapoor have a lot in common, while one is a reigning superstar the other is a rising star. Both are known for their relationships and have a huge fan base. Not […] Read Article ▶
Aamir Khan

Aamir Khan’s Satyamev Jayate 2 to go on air from March 2: Watch promo!

3 years ago 0
Mr Perfectionist’s social hit show is back with its second season, which will go on air from March 2 Aamir Khan garnered appreciation for creating a debate on the country’s pressing social problems through Satyamev Jayate, that dealt with a number of hard hitting social topics. Read Article ▶
Yogen Shah
Aamir Khan's Satyamev Jayate season 2 in January 2014?

Aamir Khan’s Satyamev Jayate season 2 in January 2014?

3 years ago 1
The Dhoom:3 actor will be back with the new season of his popular chat show on Star Plus We’d told you that Aamir Khan is looking forward to the second season of his popular chat show Satyamev Jayate (SJ), and that the Bollywood actor will begin work on it once he finishes his film commitments. […] Read Article ▶

Mandira Bedi: I got to wear a holster and carry a real gun – now I can die and go to heaven!

3 years ago 0
We first saw her in the popular Doordarshan soap Shanti with unmanageable hair, a straight face and prim salwar suits. A lot has changed over the years – the hair is pixie-short, her face mirrors her thoughts and the suits are replaced with short… really short… dresses Mandira Bedi has grown over the years and […] Read Article ▶
Buniyaad returns on Doordarshan after 27 years

Buniyaad: Like relishing vintage wine

3 years ago 0
The series on the Indian Partition that starred Alok Nath, Neena Gupta, Kiran Joneja and others recently made a comeback on Doordarshan after 27 years When it was first aired in 1986, Buniyaad became one of the most popular television series ever seen in India. Its success is remarkable particularly because it was launched at […] Read Article ▶
Malgudi Days producer no more

Malgudi Days producer TN Narasimhan passes away

3 years ago 0
The veteran was ailing since his last surgery eight years ago TN Narasimhan, producer of popular serial Malgudi Days, passed away on July 26 at his Tata Silk House residence in Bangalore. Read Article ▶