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Malayalam Actress Abduction Case: Bollywood Shows Solidarity

Malayalam Actress Abduction Case: Bollywood Shows Solidarity

Bollywood showed its solidarity in support of Malayalam actress Bhavna who was kidnapped and molested by a bunch of men in a moving car a few days ago. Celebrities like Kalki Koechlin, Arjun Kapoor, Richa Chadda and Disha Patani voiced their opinion against the brutal act. Actress Disha Patani, who rose to fame with her(…)

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Is RGV Making A Film Based On Sasikala’s Life?

Is RGV Making A Film Based On Sasikala’s Life?

Is this the first look of Ram Gopal Varma’s next film, that is reportedly based on Sasikala? RGV, who has been on a spree to unveil the truth behind real-life events like the Neeraj Grover murder, is now intrigued with Tamil Nadu’s bizarre politics. The chaos led to Sasikala’s conviction and now he wants to explore the(…)

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79 And She Still Guides Our Hearts, Happy Birthday To Waheeda Rehman

79 And She Still Guides Our Hearts, Happy Birthday To Waheeda Rehman

Waheeda Rehman, the “screen goddess of Bollywood”, carved a niche for herself in this volatile industry on her own terms. On her 79th birthday today, let us delve into some interesting facts about her life. Waheeda entered the movie business in 1955 to help her family overcome financial challenges. Who knew that she would become the most(…)

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Mr Khan, It’s Time For Bollywood To Trust Journos

Mr Khan, It’s Time For Bollywood To Trust Journos

The Indian Express recently published an excerpt of an interview with Shah Rukh Khan where he says that it is unfair to compare Bollywood actors to Meryl Streep. This was pertaining to Streep’s speech at the Golden Globes, urging Hollywood to stand by the US Press in the face of Donald Trump’s misogynist, classist and(…)

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Meryl’s Speech Inspires Anushka To Pen Note On Social Media

Meryl’s Speech Inspires Anushka To Pen Note On Social Media

After winning hearts for the powerful speech at the Golden Globes awards, actress Meryl Streep may have received a mixed reaction – well, more laurels and less criticism!! Streep’s heartfelt speech inspired our very own bold Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma to pen her own note. READ: Meryl Streep’s Golden Globes Speech Streep, the Lifetime achievement awardee at the(…)

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Anushka, Malaika Lash Out At Bengaluru’s #NewYearHorror

Anushka, Malaika Lash Out At Bengaluru’s #NewYearHorror

Since the day Bangalore’s #NewYearHorror caught national headlines, social media platforms have been abuzz with people sharing their own or similar stories of sexual attack, molestation or eve-teasing. Women are angry, as are men (the real men!). Recently, a heated remark came from actress Anushka Sharma who condemned the Bengaluru molestation, asking in a Twitter post “why did(…)

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Deepika Padukone Birthday Special: Beyond Being An Actor

Deepika Padukone Birthday Special: Beyond Being An Actor

A former badminton player who entered Bollywood with a smashing debut along side Shah Rukh Khan in Om Shanti Om, Deepika Padukone has come a long long way in the industry, carving her rightful space. On her birthday, we look back into her achievements, career highs, successes, and news stirring statements. “For me, competition is(…)

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Film Critic Shubhra Gupta on 50 Movies That Changed Bollywood

Film Critic Shubhra Gupta on 50 Movies That Changed Bollywood

Shubhra Gupta has been a film critic with The Indian Express for twenty years. Her latest book looks at the 50 films that changed Bollywood over the course of 1995-2015, from DDLJ and Rangeela to Satya and Dev D to Queen and Bajrangi Bhaijaan. We speak to her about the future of Bollywood, her most interesting(…)

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8 Actresses Who Took On Sexism In 2016

8 Actresses Who Took On Sexism In 2016

They are bold, sexy and outspoken – so better not even try to mess with them  – in fact ‘criticising’, or ‘trolling’ and ‘abusing’ them? Not Gonna Work. They know how to shut down haters and we laud these 8 actresses who took on sexism in 2016 like a boss. First up Anushka Sharma who came out strong on(…)

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7 Feminist Movies to Watch This Year

7 Feminist Movies to Watch This Year

The year 2015 was a phenomenal year for women in movies. According to a study conducted by the Center for the Study of Women in Television and Film, among the top 100 grossing Hollywood movies released in 2015, 22% had a female protagonist. How’s this for a quick comparison? Only 10% of the films in 2014 had(…)

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