The sexy actress turns older today. Katrina Kaif, who now calls India her home, rose to enormous fame, thanks to her unbelievably fit body, her mysterious persona, her item numbers and of course, her relationships.But, how well do you know really know this stunning beauty? Check out these facts about Katrina, which not many people know of.– Sources: Various; Pictures: Yogen Shah and Instagram
Being the son of the legendary Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bhaduri is no easy task. Not only does the ‘Bachchan’ tag come with a lot of pressure, but it also means that a lot of expectations and comparisons are bound to happen.Time and again, Abhishek is trolled on social media for his acting skills, his movie choices and his failures. Despite all the thrashing, Jr. Bachchan has managed to wow many with his acting skills as some of the most memorable characters in some really good movies.On the actor’s birthday, we take a look at the films where he proved that acting indeed is in his Bachchan genes.
Most of the world know Rekha as Amitabh Bachchan’s life-long lover (thanks to the rumours and their chemistry in ‘Silsila’, ‘Muqaddar Ka Sikandar’, Mr Natwarlal’ to name a few). But you can’t deny that she is a fierce, sexy, elusive actresses with a kind of a vulnerability that she showcases through her roles.Very few know about how the actress is in real life. In 2003, when film journalist Anupama Chopra, visited Rekha, she wrote that while tabloids had portrayed her as a reclusive woman twisted bitter by lecherous men and loneliness, in reality Rekha was none of that; she described her as chatty and curious, excited and energetic, cheerful and almost illegally optimistic.To understand the evergreen actress better, journalist/film commentator and author Yasser Usman came out with a biographic on the diva, ‘Rekha: The Untold Story’, which chronicles her life and days in Bollywood, with everything little secret revealed; from her alleged affair with Amitabh Bachchan to the suicide of her husband Mukesh Agarwal to why she wears sindoor and mangalsutra everywhere.But as the sultry actress turns older today, take a look movies that made her so popular today.– Saloni Dhruv, images from Movie Talkies and Getty
Bollywood’s favourite ‘Bhai’ turns another year older today. And no Salman Khan birthday celebrations are complete without dancing to the tunes of some of his best songs.
Varun Dhawan started out being a rich, spoilt brat in Karan Johar’s ‘Student of the Year’ and now has come a long way as an actor, judging by his performance in his most recent film ‘October’.He may play different characters on-screen but in real life he is genuine, funny and a sincerely hard-working man. No wonder he has a huge fan following as it is almost impossible to not like this guy.On his 31st birthday, we take a deeper look in his life to uncover some little known facts about this young star of Bollywood.
In 2001, when Karan Johar’s ‘Kabhi Khushi Kabhi Gham’ had come out, the most awestruck-ing part of the movie was Kareena Kapoor as the snobby and stylish, ‘Poo’. It was like this role was meant for Kareena. Every guy who watched the movie, loved her as ‘Poo’, every girl who saw the movie, wanted to be like ‘Poo’.And this is not it, Kareena Kapoor have had many iconic roles in her career; most popular of them is Geet from the super hit ‘Jab We Met’, Mahi in Madhur Bhandarkar’s ‘Heroine’, the nerdy doctor Pia in ‘3 Idiots’ and Daboo in the ‘Golmaal’ series. She has more hits than most actresses in Bollywood, with her being one of the highest paid actresses in the industry.After having 16 years of a brilliant career, the actress is now married to actor Saif Ali Khan and have never looked or felt better. As the Kapoor diva turns 37 today, get to know her a bit better with these ten lesser known facts about her.– Images from Yogen Shah, Getty, Movie Takies and AFP
One of the most popular and loved actresses of Indian film industry, Kajol Devgan is known for feistiness, her outspoken nature, versatility, unibrow and of course, the array of films that now have a cult following, like DDLJ, Baazigar, Karan Arjun and Kuch Kuch Hota Hai, to name a few. Her transformation and journey as girl-next door from 1992 (her first film was 'Bekhudi') to being one of the most beautiful and successful mothers in Bollywood is like a movie itself.So celebrate her birthday by getting to know her more with these not-so-known facts about her.Text by Saloni Dhruv, images from Movie Talkies, Yogen Shah and Getty Images