articles by Seema Sinha

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Kartik Aaryan on Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2: ‘Akshay Kumar has been a superstar since I started watching Hindi films; comparisons with him is unfair’

In conversation with actor Kartik Aaryan on the release of Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, his journey in the entertainment industry, dealing with controversies and the negativities around it.

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Kiara Advani on working with Kartik Aryan in Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2: ‘People have already started calling us the two ‘Ks’

Kiara Advani says that today a film is a film, where it is coming, what platform, what medium, what language, nothing matters'

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Anees Bazmee on Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2: ‘Making this film was very difficult, hope it gets the same share of love like its predecessor’

Anees Bazmee on Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2: 'No character is the same in Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, all are new, it is a fresh new story. We started from scratch, and worked hard to get everything right at the script level'

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Rakul Preet Singh on Runway 34: ‘It is a huge thing to be noticed in front of Amitabh Bachchan and Ajay Devgn and for me it never sinks in’

In conversation with actor Rakul Preet Singh on Runway 34, working with Amitabh Bachchan and Ajay Devgn and the current craze for South Indian films.

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Nawazuddin Siddiqui on his prep to play Laila in Heropanti 2, equation with Tiger Shroff and more

Nawazuddin Siddiqui on his role in Heropanti 2: 'I always find it fascinating to play villain with a distinct style and personality'

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Ajay Devgn on Runway 34: ‘Directing and acting simultaneously requires a lot of hard work’

In conversation with actor-director, Ajay Devgn on his directorial Runway 34 and how he tried to be very authentic with the story of Runway 34, a thriller based on the true event of the Jet Airways Doha-Kochi flight that had a narrow escape.

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Shefali Bhushan on Guilty Minds: ‘All the cases reach judgment within one episode which is the biggest creative liberty that we have taken’

In conversation with director Shefali Bhushan and actor Varun Mitra on the legal drama series, ‘Guilty Minds’ releasing on Amazon Prime Video on 22 April.

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Sanjay Dutt: ‘KGF 2 is my first film in the south and I wonder why I was never approached before’

In an exclusive conversation with Sanjay Dutt on playing ‘Adheera’ in KGF 2 and more

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John Abraham: 'I stay away from politics because I am apolitical'

John Abraham on action-thriller 'Attack', turning into a ‘modernized patriot’, missing comedies, working with Shah Rukh Khan on Pathaan and more.

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Akshay Kumar on returning to the anti-hero mould with Bachchhan Paandey, and doing films for 'both art and commerce'

"I do message films. I do films to earn money. My producer earns, I earn. It's a win-win situation,” says Akshay Kumar.

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Shefali Shah on working with Vidya Balan in Jalsa: 'She is an incredible actor, I don’t see myself in her league’

Shefali Shah opens up on working with Vidya Balan in Jalsa: 'I genuinely feel that the more brilliant the actor is in front of me the richer I become, I feed off my co-stars'

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Ali Fazal on featuring in star-studded Death On The Nile: 'It was like one huge party on a boat'

Ali Fazal opens up on working in West, discussions around colour-blind casting and future projects including Vishal Bhardwaj's Khufiya

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Subhash Ghai on welcoming the emergence of OTT with 36 Farmhouse, dwindling star system, and more

Subhash Ghai on the evolving star system with the digital boom: "This is the last era of '80s and '90s stars. I don’t think now people will go to watch a film because of stars, they will come because of a good film, good filmmaker."

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‘Atrangi Re is fun but a very layered film with all its complexities,' says director Aanand L Rai

'Everything is atrangi in the film. There are twists and turns which you will find quite a rollercoaster. It is a fun film but very layered with all its complexities,' says Atrangi Re director Aanand L Rai.

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Dhanush on Atrangi Re: ‘Aanand L Rai told me to bring my madness to the character and that is what I have tried’

"I love Aanand L Rai's process…the way he paints a painting and the way he makes you believe that the painting is real. He is a master craftsman,” says Dhanush.

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Salman Khan on the end of the superstar era: 'I've been hearing this for last four generations, I don’t think it'll ever happen'

"The younger generation will have their superstardom. But we will not leave it for the younger generation to have it easy. We will not hand it over to them," says Salman Khan.

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Hiccups and Hookups interview: Lara Dutta, Kunal Kohli and Prateik Babbar on sex, casual relations and more

“Hiccups and Hookups is not some sex show, it is about human emotions, interactions,” director Kunal Kohli says

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'Learnt hard way to say no to films where I don't matter': Taapsee Pannu

Taapsee Pannu discusses starring in Annabelle Sethupathi despite finding the horror-comedy genre 'over-the-top'

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Lara Dutta on playing Indira Gandhi in Bell Bottom: Had to do a fair amount of work to portray someone like her

Lara Dutta also said she no longer cares about playing the lead role in a film: "Visibility no longer matters to me. Now it’s about stepping out of my comfort zone and doing something that surprises me as well as the audience."