Shah Rukh Khan’s character in Imtiaz Ali’s next is inspired by Dev Anand in Guide!
This is their first collaboration and oh are we excited!
Shah Rukh Khan is an actor who has won millions of hearts. It’s not just his charisma or looks but his immense talent that has garnered him so much fan following. Plus, the movies he has Click here to read more
Dev Anand’s Guide to be re-released with enhanced picture quality and sound!
Dev Anand’s son is planning to rekindle the Vijay Anand’s magic
Suneil Anand, the legendary Dev Anand’s only actor-son is all set to revive his father’s most well-known film Guide which was directed by Dev’s brother Vijay Anand. Suneil currently is giving finishing touches to his new acting assignment. Click here to read more
Jaipur Literature Festival 2015: I was a stubborn newcomer in industry, says Waheeda Rehman
The veteran actress recalls her fond memories in the industry during the festival
Waheeda Rehman says she was a stubborn newcomer in Bollywood when she made her debut with 1956 film CID.Rehman, who went on to star in classics like Pyaasa, Kaagaz Ke Phool and Guide, starred opposite Dev Anand in the film, which was produced by her mentor and Pyaasa co-star Guru Dutt. “I was a very ziddi girl when I was new in the industry. Click here to read more
Satyajit Ray wanted to make Guide!
A lesser known fact has finally come out in the open
Satyajit Ray had first thought of adapting R K Narayan’s Guide into a film with Waheeda Rehman in the lead but destiny had other ideas as Vijay Anand went on to make the movie, considered to be among the classics, says a new book on the veteran actor. Click here to read more
Waheeda Rehman: I am not fine with a film on my life’s journey
Read on to know what more does the veteran actor have to say
Veteran actor Waheeda Rehman, who recently unveiled Nasreen Munni Kabir’s book “Conversations with Waheeda Rehman“, says she is “not okay” if a film is made on her life. Click here to read more
Nasreen Kabir’s book on Waheeda Rehman to be available soon!
Author Nasreen Munni Kabir has penned Conversations with Waheeda Rehman, which provides a rare view of the National Award-winning veteran actor’s life is set to hit the stands soon
Published by Penguin, the book on the veteran actor will hit the stands by end of this week, said a statement. Click here to read more
Waheeda Rehman to get inaugural film personality award
Veteran actor will receive this special award to commemorate the 100 years of Indian cinema.
Veteran actor Waheeda Rehman will receive the inaugural Centenary Award for the Indian Film Personality of the Year, a special honour to commemorate the 100 years of Indian cinema. Click here to read more
Jagran Film Festival 2013: Full festival schedule
The festival began on September 24 and will go on till September 29 in Mumbai
The 4th Jagran Film Festival opened with Israeli-Palestinian film Water at Fun Republic in Mumbai. Bollywood star Akshay Kumar and The Lunchbox actor Nimrat Kaur were present at the opening, among other celebrities. The festival is showcasing films under four sections in its final schedule this year – World Panorama and Indian Showcase. Click here to read more
Remembering Dev Anand on his 2nd birth anniversary
If Dev Anand was alive he would be 90 today, but this actor will live a hundred years for his fans and will be always remembered by cinema lovers…
Born on September 26, 1923, Dev ‘evergreen ’Anand was a part of the Indian cinema as an actor, writer, director and producer. Click here to read more
Madhuri Dixit is a goddess, says Sonali Bendre
Actress Sonali Bendre says it is an uphill task to pick best moments from 100 years of Indian cinema as there is a lot to talk about such as her movies Zakhm and Sarfarosh, cult classics like Guide and her favourite screen diva Madhuri Dixit
The Indian cinema has turned 100 this year and the actress said it will be “very difficult to choose a few moments”. “There has been lot of classic, lovely moments in the Indian film industry so far,” added the 38-year-old. Click here to read more
10 interesting facts about Sonam Kapoor and Dhanush starrer Raanjhanaa: View stills
Aanand L Rai’s directorial venture looks like a romantic delight, but here are some unknown tidbits that will help you decide if you wanna watch the film!
Sonam Kapoor and Dhanush’s Raanjhanaa releases on June 21 and here are a few interesting nuggets we discovered about the stars of the film. How a South superstar ended up bagging the role of a typical North Indian bloke, and how a fashion conscious babe was asked to take up a diametrically opposite character – we tell you all. Click here to read more
Swara Bhaskar: The most fun character I’ve essayed so far is in Raanjhnaa
The actor says her role of Bindiya in the Anand Rai directorial has been the most challenging one of her career
She took the road less travelled when she made her debut with an offbeat film like Madholal Keep Walking in 2010. Promising actor Swara Bhaskar now admits she is taking “better than baby steps” towards commercial cinema Click here to read more
Happy birthday, Waheeda Rehman!
The actor, who made characters like Rosy (Guide) and Gulabo (Pyaasa) legendary with her beauty and spontaneity, turns 76 today
Born on May 14, 1936, Waheeda Rehman made her entry into Hindi cinema with CID opposite Dev Anand. The actor was a huge fan of Dev Anand, who was a big star at that point, and she was thrilled when she found out that she was going to make her debut as his leading lady. Click here to read more
Waheeda Rehman: Vidya Balan has guts to do different films
Always willing to take chances, Waheeda Rehman experimented with unconventional roles in films such as Guide and Teesri Kasam. She sees a reflection of herself in Vidya Balan, who has also shown great chutzpah in selecting her films
Asked who among the current lot was like her, the graceful 76-year-old thespian said: “I’ll say Vidya Balan.” Click here to read more
Dev Anand’s 89th birth anniversary special!
On the evergreen actor’s birth anniversary today (September 26) we fondly remember the film legend and present a quick quiz to check how well you know the debonair and dashing Dev Sahab
While most actors in B-town dream of leading an active life till they breathe their last, only a few like Dev Anand managed to live a productive life to the end. Click here to read more