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
Manoj Kumar surgery successful: Happy 76th birthday to the actor-director!
The veteran Bollywood actor has been in hospital since July 21 and was operated on for gallstones this morning
Born on July 24, 1937 in Abbottabad (now in Pakistan) as Harikishan Giri Goswami, Bollywood’s fave actor-director Manoj Kumar turns 76 today. But there will be no real celebration right now – the veteran has been in hospital since July 21 and underwent gall bladder surgery today. He was admitted to the Kokilaben Hospital in the Mumbai. 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’s new biography to release on his 90th birthday
Untold tales, rare pictures and his love story with Saira Banu is what you will get to read about in Dilip Kumar’s latest biography
Uday Tara Nayar has written Dilip Kumar’s biography, set to be launched on the legendary actor’s 90th birthday on December 11, 2012. The author says the two-part book focuses on the actor’s nine-decade long journey, his love story with Saira Banu, some untold stories as well as rare pictures of the thespian and his family members. Click here to read more
Patriotism in Bollywood: Shahrukh’s ‘Chak De’? Or Aamir’s ‘Rang De’?
Art, they say, reflects society. Can Bollywood be far behind? Especially when it comes to depicting the patriotic feelings of its audiences. For the past 64 years, B-town filmmakers have captured varying patriotic moods. We recall a few:
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