The Madame Tussauds wax museum will soon welcome one more prominent Indian — the legendary Asha Bhosle. The veteran singer is all set to join the celebrity squad of Amitabh Bachchan, Sachin Tendulkar and Kapil Dev at India’s first upcoming Madame Tussauds wax museum in New Delhi, reports news agency IANS.
When Neha Bhasin launched her singing career in year 2002 with Channel V-sponsored pop group Viva, she became a household name among the youth. Eventually, the group broke up and Neha carved out her name in Bollywood. Neha who wanted to be a pop star since childhood, trained in classical singing under Ustad Ghulam Mustafa Khan.(…)
Veteran Bollywood actor Reema Lagoo, who passed away on May 18 following a cardiac arrest, was renowned for the umpteen motherly roles she played. In fact, it is difficult to imagine how the early 90′s Bollywood era would have shaped up without her dynamic screen presence. The motherly love she showered on her children on-screen gave every movie(…)
Mumbai-based start-up BookMyBai has vetoed Bollywood celebrities alleging violence against domestic help hired through their website. Co-founded by Anupam Sinhal, BookMyBai is an online platform which provides domestic help like cooks, maid, patient care, etc. According to the founders, more than 20 Bollywood celebrities have been accused of mistreating domestic help hired via BookMyBai.com including verbal(…)
Not many in the industry manage to earn the feat of becoming the quintessential actress, but ‘Fukrey’ actress Richa Chadha is ready to hit another high. She was recently approached for an upcoming book – No! Not to co-author it, but to be featured as a subject as one of the film stars in cinema(…)
The list of winners of the 64th National Film Awards were declared on Friday, April 7. And, it’s a moment to rejoice because Amitabh Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu-starrer “Pink” has bagged the Award for Best Film on Social Issues.
It is heartening to know that the F word has stopped haunting our Bollywood actresses now. They don’t feel the need to shy away from accepting what should, according to me, come naturally to them. It might take some time for them to open up properly about the importance feminism in their lives, but they(…)
Ratna Pathak Shah is one of the wittiest female actors of the contemporary times. She is widely recognized for her role in Sarabhai Vs Sarabhai as the cunning mother-in-law who drew pleasure out of mocking her daughter-in-law Monisha Sarabhai. Their constant banter kept the audience glued to their television screens. On her 60th birthday today,(…)
Her Bollywood career kicked off at the young age of 18. Within a short stint of five years, Alia has proved that there is nothing that she cannot do. From Student of The Year to Badrinath Ki Dulhania, Alia’s journey from a debutante to one of the topmost actresses of Bollywood deserves a lot of(…)
Bollywood has finally taken up the onus of addressing women-centric issues in mainstream cinema. After ‘Pink’ shook the entire country with its message of promoting women’s safety, Bollywood is back with another movie Anaarkali of Aarah directed by Avinash Das addressing similar issues. Starring Swara Bhaskar, the movie is about a small-town singer who sings and dances to(…)
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(…)