In the male dominated 90s, she was one mega female star who sold movies and balanced out the power in favor of the fairer sex. Without her, a run-of-the-mill Raja wouldn’t have gone to make the box-office collections it did.
Kids these days, with their unlimited data, and a thousand music playing websites at their disposal, would never know the patience with which we stayed glued in front of the TV, waiting for our favorite song to be played. Here are 10 music bands that were everything for us in our younger years.
A bulging belly, googly-woogly cheeks, a double chin – your favorite celeb has been there, seen that.
In a self-seeking industry, we often wonder how can celebs, relentlessly competing against each other, be such good friends.
Stars have been out and about promoting movies, shopping, partying, inaugurating venues and we have been following them to check out their looks and attires.
Beneath all those glossy faces and pricey clothes, these stars are just as human as you and I. They feel sorrow, get hurt, and at times go into a dark place of stagnancy and suffocation and need to give their best fight to come out of that place.
While Bollywood has been shaping many aspects of our life, beauty and fashion trends helm the list. Be it college clothing, or party wear, we look at the actresses we idolize to take a hint or two.
It’s that time of the month again, when we put our judgmental eyes to work, and weigh in on all the stunning and not-so-stunning looks our favorite celebs donned through the month.
Palak was a little kid when she saw her mother combat domestic violence, despite being one of the most popular faces of Indian television. It could have been a tough childhood for her, but the original ‘Prerna’ did a marvelous job raising her daughter single-handedly.
While Dia wraps herself in vintage silk threads, national heartthrob Sara Ali Khan takes her style game to a whole new level and surprises us all.
She might be just 3 months and 2 movies old in the industry, but Sara Ali Khan has not wasted a minute in conquering the cine goers of this geography.
IVF and surrogacy were common in the west, but we had our own inhibitions surrounding it. Lately, a positive change has hit in the mindset of Indian couples and singles who aspire to become parents, but are denied this happiness by physical or societal limitations.
There is perhaps nothing, as comforting and as invigorating, as revisiting old school love stories. They have this out-of-the-world charm we, from the ‘texting’ generation will never experience, and that makes it all the more inciting.
There was a time when actresses in Hindi movies were brought in only to film romantic songs or play love interest to the all-conquering hero, the male protagonist. With a whole new generation forming the audience of Hindi cinema, demand in the variety and inclusion grew larger. Since 2000, the industry has undergone a renaissance of sorts, and have offered more meaty roles to its women.
Beyond the much-cursed and debated, nepotism, the Mumbai film industry is home to a legion of gifted actors who were offered with the opportunity to prove and make a mark for themselves in Bollywood.
He is a superstar today; husband to to the gorgeous Kareena Kapoor Khan and father to li’l Taimur who is the apple of everyone’s eye, Saif Ali Khan has achieved everything a man desires in life. But things were not all roses and rainbows for him always.
In an interview, Saira Banu had confessed being in love with Dilip Kumar since the age of 12. “I was not just another girl smitten by Dilip Kumar. Slide on to read about the interesting yet tumultuous love story of the paragon of beauty, Saira Banu and her Kohinoor.
He is good looking, intelligent, and beats up the villain single-handedly like a superhero, hence, the male protagonist in Hindi cinema has it really easy to woo his audience, young men want to emulate him and young women want to romance him often.
We know our readers love them some Bollywood, so we are going to do a quick quiz to check how well you know your favorite movies and for how long they last in your memory.
While most actresses get flooded with congratulatory messages on their marriage, Priyanka Chopra became the target of irked social media users. The pomp-n-show, the unbridled use of fireworks, or the age gap, nothing was spared from attack.
With everyone talking about Make in India, and Anushka Sharma and Varun Dhawan promoting their movie, Sui Dhaga vehemently, I wondered if becoming a successful entrepreneur with a small capital is at all possible?
In a recent interview, Shah Rukh Khan declared that Aryan has no desires of facing the camera. He would be a filmmaker instead.
The temples of ancient India, for its people, were beyond just places of worship. While the society, its people, its medium of entertainment and mode of worship have undergone changes, these temples stand tall just the way they were years ago, brilliant and majestic. When it comes to visual appeal, these monuments can take on any exemplar of architectural excellence, anywhere in the world.
They say the industry is way more lenient to its men than its women. They would be romancing ladies across three generations, while the average career-span of an actress in the lead would hardly be 8 to 10 years.