Mandira Bedi: My role in `24′ is tailor-made – I’m quite weird-looking to be a saas or a bahu!
The spunky actor talks about her much-liked character on Anil Kapoor’s TV show 24
Actor Mandira Bedi, seen as government agent Nikita Rai on Anil Kapoor’s TV show 24, says the much appreciated role is perfect for her personality. Click here to read more
24 TV review: Anil Kapoor gets it right, but not perfect!
The new show also starring Tisca Chopra, Mandira Bedi, Neil Bhoopalam and others is well worth a watch and could be the start of a new wave of television programming and watching….
November 6, 2001. Jack Bauer has 24 hours to foil a terrorist plot, catch the bad guys and save the people, if not the world. Played by Kiefer Sutherland and supported by a cast that included Elisha Cuthbert, Dennis Haysbert, Mary Lynn Rajskub and others. Each season had 24 episodes and was narrated in real time. The show was a critical success and did well with the audiences too – it became the longest running series in the genre, in spite of some objections to the detailed depictions of torture and the simplistic portrayal of Muslims as the bad guys. It ended with its ninth season on May 24, 2010, a fitting date. Click here to read more
Ekta Kapoor: Crime stories are the next big thing!
Ekta Kapoor’s movies Shootout at Wadala and Once Upon a Time Again as well as her crime show Gumrah deal with crime
She started the trend of saas-bahu sagas on the small screen, but film and TV producer Ekta Kapoor believes that the next big thing on television is the crime genre. Her crime show is titled Gumrah – End of Innocence that airs on Star Plus and Channel V. Click here to read more
Rati Pandey: I don’t like saas-bahu and rona dhona type daily serials
What made Hitler didi aka Indira Sharma turn into the tyrant that she is? An overdose of saas-bahu melodrama is to blame here! After featuring in daily soaps such as Miley Jab Hum Tum, Raat Hone Ko Hai and Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai, Hitler didi alias Rati Pandey has sworn to never walk the lane again
Rati Pandey has had enough of rona dhona in reel life to last a lifetime. Now she is happy playing a strict and stubborn Indira in Zee TV’s popular show Hitler Didi. Click here to read more