Chokher Bali News
Radhika Apte to reprise Aishwarya Rai’s role in Chokher Bali in Anurag Basu’s television series
The television series is based on Sir Rabindranath Tagore’s famous short stories.
Anurag Basu, in collaboration with the EPIC Television Networks Pvt. Ltd., is launching a new show based on tales by Rabindranath Tagore. The first look with be released on the occasion of Rabindranath Tagore’s birthday, that’s tomorrow, May 9th. Click here to read more
Revealed: The reason why Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is being given a royal ignore by Radhika Apte!
Radhika will be seen essaying the role of Binodini for Television’s version of Aishwarya’s Chokher Bali. She, however, refuses to see the film. Why? Read on to find out!
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan’s Chokher Bali is one of her most appreciated films till date. The venture was directed by Rituparno Ghosh and bagged a National Award, owing to its brilliant cinematic representation. Click here to read more
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan: Aaradhya first wished herself and then she wished me!
Aishwarya definitely has had a great beginning today
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan turned 40 today and the actor is ecstatic thanks to her little princess Aaradhya Bachchan who made her mommy’s big day special. Click here to read more
Rituparno Ghosh 50th birth anniversary: Remembering the genius filmmaker
August 31 is the late filmmaker’s birth anniversary. Two of his close associates and his brother remember the genius on the occasion, also talking about his last film Satyanweshi
Born on August 31, 1963, it’s late filmmaker Rituparno Ghosh‘s 50th birth anniversary today. Revered as a brilliant chronicler of human relationships, Ghosh forged strong personal ties with his co-workers from different strata of society and nurtured them as his surrogate family. Click here to read more
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan and Amitabh Bachchan fondly remember working with Rituparno Ghosh
The acclaimed director of Bengali cinema, who passed away yesterday, had worked with all the four Bachchans – Aishwarya, Abhishek, Jaya and Amitabh – in different films
Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan and Amitabh Bachchan were a little late in the day to react to the demise of Bengali director Rituparno Ghosh yesterday. Sr Bachchan was keeping unwell with a back spasm and came online on social networking sites only at night, while Abhi-Ash were in London for Gucci’s Chime for Change concert. Click here to read more
Avik Mukhopadhyay, not Sujoy Ghosh, to complete the late Rituparno Ghosh’s Satyanweshi
The film’s lead actor Sujoy Ghosh was earlier touted to finish the post-production, but now its director of photography will likely take over
Contrary to reports that Sujoy Ghosh will complete Rituparno Ghosh‘s Satyanweshi, the buzz is that the late director’s long-standing cinematographer Avik Mukhopadhyay would supervise the post-production work. Click here to read more
In Memoriam – Rituparno Ghosh
The acclaimed director passed away today due to a heart attack
The world of cinema is a much poorer place after the passing of Rituparno Ghosh today at the tragically young age of 49. Bollywood will remember him for his Raincoat, starring Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Ajay Devgn, Chokher Bali, starring Aishwarya again, alongside Prosenjit and Raima Sen, The Last Lear, starring Amitabh Bachchan, Preity Zinta and Arjun Rampal and Antar Mahal, starring Jackie Shroff, Abhishek Bachchan and Soha Ali Khan, but the auteur’s oeuvre was much more than just films starring actors from Hindi cinema and spanned a multitude of genres. Click here to read more