Anupam Kher turns 60; feels 16!
On the occasion of his birthday, the Baby actor reveals that his love for acting is keeping him young
On his landmark 60th birthday on Saturday, veteran actor Anupam Kher will open his new play Mera Woh Matlab Nahi Tha, and says it is work that keeps him feeling as “young” as 16. Click here to read more
Anupam Kher: I would like to do Mogambo’s role from Mr India
The Baby actor talks about the icon role from the hit film
Actor Anupam Kher, who has played diverse roles in his over three-decade-long career, doesn’t like stepping into someone else’s shoes on-screen, but he would love to play iconic villain Mogambo, if given a chance.
Click here to read more
Dilip Kumar’s ancestral home in Pakistan declared as a national heritage
Pakistani Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has declared as national heritage the ancestral home in Peshawar of Hindi moviedom’s thespian actor Dilip Kumar
He has directed the ministry of information, broadcasting and national heritage to acquire the house. Click here to read more
Delhi International Film Festival to honour Subhash Ghai, Ghulam Ali
Many dignitaries including showman Subhash Ghai and ghazal supremo Ghulam Ali are set to be honoured at Delhi International Film Festival
The organisers of the Delhi International Film Festival (December 20-27) have decided to turn a blind eye to Subhash Ghai’s failing directorial career that includes recent dud Kaanchi and instead focus on his glory days by conferring upon him a lifetime achievement award. Ghai’s best includes Kalicharan, Vishwanath, Gautam Govinda, Krodhi, Karz, Vidhata, Hero, Meri Jung, Karma, Ram Lakhan, Saudagar, Khal Nayak, Pardes and Taal. The rot set in with Yaadein and continued with Kisna, Black & White, Yuvraaj and now Kaanchi. Perhaps the award should an indication to Ghai that since prestigious institutions are now recognising his past achievements, it is now time to hang up his boots. Click here to read more
Dilip Kumar talks about love, life and marriage in his autobiography
Thespian actor Dilip Kumar narrates in detail his wedding to yesteryear Bollywood hearthrob Saira Banu in an autobiography set for launch here later this month.
Numerous unknown aspects of the life and times of the cinematic legend who began as a “diffident novice” in Hindi cinema in early 1940s is revealed in the book Dilip Kumar: The Substance and the Shadow. Click here to read more
What will Anupam Kher do on Saaransh’s 30th anniversary?
The 58-year old actor has been a part of many movies and TV shows
Come Sunday, it will be three decades since Anupam Kher-starrer “Saaransh hit the screens and catapulted his career in the Hindi film industry to new heights. The veteran actor admits Click here to read more
Anil Kapoor, happy birthday!
The 24 actor turns 57 today
Born on December 24, 1956, Anil Kapoor has been working in the industry for over 30 years now. The actor’s first film as a lead actor was a Telugu film called Vamsa Vruksham in 1980. Following this, he did Yash Chopra’s Mashaal in 1984 Click here to read more
Dilip Kumar’s biography to release on his wedding anniversary?
Bollywood’s veteran actor’s biography, which is almost ready, is likely to be launched this month
Dilip Kumar’s much awaited biography penned by Uday Tara Nayar, a close family friend of the legend will be out soon. The biography was expected to be launched on Dilip Kumar‘s birthday last year on December 11. Click here to read more
Dilip Kumar to get discharged from Lilavati Hospital tommorow
The veteran actor will be back home tomorrow
Veteran actor Dilip Kumar, who is recuperating at Lilavati Hospital after a heart attack, will be discharged on Thursday (September 26, 2013), said his manager Murshid Khan. The actor was recently moved out of the Intensive Care Unit after his condition improved. Click here to read more
Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara! correct release for Independence Day
Cineswami thinks Satyagraha and Madras Cafe were better films to release on Independence Day
“Long years ago we made a tryst with destiny, and now the time comes when we shall redeem our pledge, not wholly or in full measure, but very substantially. At the stroke of the midnight hour, when the world sleeps, India will awake to life and freedom. A moment comes, which comes but rarely in history, when we step out from the old to the new, when an age ends, and when the soul of a nation, long suppressed, finds utterance.” Click here to read more
Anupam Kher plays Joe Armstrong in Yamla Pagla Deewana 2!
Look what the Special 26 actor is up to in the much-anticipated sequel to the 2011 hit starring Dharmendra, Sunny Deol and Bobby Deol
Anupam Kher played a key role – that of Joginder Singh, elder brother of Kulraj Randhawa – in the first installment of the romantic comedy, Yamla Pagla Deewana, which released in 2011. Now, the versatile actor has made sure that Click here to read more
Anil Kapoor, happy birthday: Which are the actor’s best films?
On the Slumdog Millionaire actor’s 53rd birthday on December 24, we list some of his memorable Bollywood and Hollywood movies
Born on December 24, 1959, Anil Kapoor lived in a chawl in Mumbai. His dad Surinder Kapoor was secretary to Shammi Kapoor and later a film producer. The family is related to Bollywood’s illustrious Kapoor khandaan. Anil made his debut in Hamare Tumhare in 1979, and later starred in Shakti along with Dilip Kumar and Amitabh Bachchan. A few films later, he acted in Tamil director Mani Ratnam‘s Pallavi Anu Pallavi. Click here to read more
Dilip Kumar 90th birthday: Saira Banu opens up on Dilip Saheb, the love of her life
Dilip saab is very loving, polished and a sophisticated man, says actor Saira Banu, who fell in love with the handsome Bollywood hero when she was only 12
He never allowed her to hold his hand in public, but 46 years of marriage have changed many things, says Saira Banu lovingly of husband-actor-legend Dilip Kumar who turns 90 on December 11. The celebrations for the landmark birthday will be quiet given the death of some of their closest friends this year, including Yash Chopra, Rajesh Khanna and Bal Thackeray. Click here to read more
Dilip Kumar, happy birthday!
Legendary actor Dilip Kumar turns 89 today. We wish him a very happy birthday and a long life
Muhammad Yusuf Khan, popularly known as Dilip Kumar, is a legendary Bollywood actor. Dilip Kumar turns 89 today. He started his career in 1944 with the film Jwar Bhata. He starred in a wide variety of films such as Andaz (1949), Aan (1952), the tragic Devdas (1955), the comic Azaad (1955), the historical Mughal-e-Azam (1960) and the social drama Ganga Jamuna (1961). In 1976, the actor took a five-year break from film performances. In 1981, he returned with a character role in the film Kranti and continued his career playing central characters in films such as Shakti (1982), Karma (1986) and Saudagar (1991). His last film was Qila in 1998. The Government of India honoured him with the Padma Bhushan in 1991 and the Dadasaheb Phalke Award in 1994 for his contributions towards Indian cinema. He has worked in around 60 movies and has inspired many upcoming B-town actors. Click here to read more