This year, the pandemic kept India’s families, and their entertainments, indoors. Yahoo search saw a manifold spike in users searching for varied topics, but mostly on movies and TV shows this year.
This “Missing Report” series digs deep into the untold stories of such missing stars, and today we are covering Celina Jaitly.
Director Vijay Anand lent his genius and sensibilities to the screen adaptation of R K Narayan’s 1960 Sahitya Akademi winner novel Guide. In return we got a magnum opus of dreams and disillusionment, crime and redemption.
A crown usurped by treachery bodes ill for both. Gnawed by guilt, Nimmi loses her sanity, just as Irrfan drops his equanimity in a hurry to squash his rivals.
Much like in the new Netflix release Kaali Khuhi, an ominous village well is central to the plot of this underwatched NFDC film about caste and gender oppression.
Rajesh Khanna-Sharmila Tagore, Akshay Kumar-Raveena Tandon, Shah Rukh-Kajol, and more recently, Ranveer-Ranbir-Deepika, these are some popular actors who were brought together by industry casting directors. And the cast paid off like how. These jodis are now legendary for their innate chemistry to be remembered forever.On the other hand, however, there are potential-pairings that could have delivered equally successful movies, or maybe not - how do we know? No one has ever cast these famous actor-jodis together in any movies.We wonder, ‘why’? And, how soon can these castings be done, please?This story first appeared here.
Sara Ali Khan and Varun Dhawan starer, Coolie No 1, a remake of the 90s super-hit of the same name, is in the making. With the actress teasing us with occasional glimpses from the sets, we can’t wait to watch how immaculately she has reprised Malti portrayed by Karisma in the original.This would be the second time Varun starred in a remake of his father’s 90’s hit, Judwaa being the first.While we enjoy all these remakes, there are movies which are beyond time and generations. Some of these gems had hit the theatres in the 90s and we would not be very amused if anyone spoiled their essence by attempting a remake.And these are not all, we have prepared two more lists on the same topic earlier. So please, Mr. Filmmaker, don’t touch our beloved classics.- Dear Bollywood, could you please NOT remake these 10 classics?- Dear Bollywood, again, could you please NOT remake these 10 classics?
Sassy, sharp-tongued and shifty – meet Hindi cinema's bad girls that we love to hate.From terrorising the family as a sly aunt, or making the heroine cry as a wicked mother-in-law, these women have invoked feelings of hate and disgust from movie-goers. But these actors were a class above in their skills as well, and over the year, have earned a cult status because of their villainous roles. In this post, we honour their histrionic capabilities.
When ‘Toofani Seniors’ were asked to evict one contestant from the nominated lot, Sidharth Shukla, suggested Sara’s name.
The trend of getting body parts insured, as I can tell from memory (because I want to give Google a break, and put my brain to work again), started with Jennifer Lopez and her famous posterior. It wasn’t too long before our very desi celebs took their body parts to the insurance agents and got them cover for a huge amount.Here are 10 Indian celebs who have their bodies or a part of it insured against a crazy sum of money.
Quick to wash and easy to dry, these automatic machines can accommodate vessels of various sizes and remove everything from oily stains and masala residue, even better than your househelp.
The iconic on-screen duo, Kajol and Shah Rukh Khan have made generations of Indians fall in love with the idea of romance and it started with 'DDLJ'. Kajol unveiled about what she loved about Simran and Raj.
Bhanu Athaiya's most celebrated and apparent recognition will always be her becoming the first Indian Oscar awardee. But the renowned costume designer, who passed away on Thursday, is also one of the most essential figures of Hindi cinema. An early player in the field, Athaiya diversified the idea of feminine fashion in films with her vision and constant re-imagination thereby creating some of the most iconic costumes in Hindi cinema history. Be it the trendsetting styling of Waqt, Teesri Manzil and Brahmachari, the awe-inspiring designs of Amrapali, Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam, and Guide or the research-rich authenticity of Ganga Jumna or Lagaan, the sheer scope and versatility of Athaiya’s designs are second to none. With a career spanning from the '50s to the early 2000s, Athaiya contributed to almost every significant film of its time and formed successful collaborations with top filmmakers like Guru Dutt, the Chopra brothers, Vijay Anand among others. In the memory of the legendary designer, we look at some of her most well-known works.
These powerhouse machines are perfect to convert your desk at home into an ideal workstation. They are great for online lectures and classes for your kids and ideal for the ultimate gaming experience.
Harshita Gaur is super thrilled with the views and feedback that the trailer of Mirzapur 2 is receiving. She spoke about her offline bond with her on-screen brother Ali Fazal.
Bigg Boss makers never fail to capture the attention of their viewers, be it with entertainment, controversies, love affairs or drama.With many celebrities and popular faces joining the show season after season, the showrunners make sure that they are paid big bucks for it. From getting 10 lakhs per week to earning 2 crores per season, the numbers on the paychecks of these celebrity contestants will leave your mind boggled.This year, it is rumoured that Radhe Maa is getting as much as 25 lakhs per week. Here’s looking at some of the highest paid contestants in the history of the show.(Please note that these are approximate figures that have been reported by various news sources.)
Author of the memoir Parveen Babi – A Life, Karishma Upadhyay, reveals how mental health issues can plague even the most successful.