Subhash K Jha
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If Priyanka Chopra feels a northeastern actor should've played Mary Kom, then Ben Kingsley shouldn't have been Gandhi

Where was this gyan when Priyanka Chopra Jonas not only played Mary Kom but also declared herself the perfect fit for the role (which she was, and Mary Kom agrees.)?

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On Soumitra Chatterjee's birth anniversary, Sharmila Tagore, Sandip Ray remember actor's 'ineradicable legacy'

Sharmila Tagore who co-starred in Soumitra Chatterjee’s several films, including Apur Sansar and Devi, says she doesn’t know of anyone as erudite as him: "He could talk about any subject under the sun"

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Ibrahim Ashq, lyricist of Kaho Naa… Pyaar Hai, dies at 70

Lyricist-poet Ibrahim Ashq was admitted to a hospital on Saturday where he was diagnosed with COVID-19.

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The rise and rise of Pushpa: How Allu Arjun film's Hindi dubbed version became pandemic's most successful Indian release

"Pushpa’s incredible, sleeper success proves the pan-India Baahubali formula was not a fluke:" trade analysts weigh in on what made the Hindi dubbed version of Allu Arjun's film a bigger box office success than the original Telugu version.

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Pandit Birju Maharaj's filmy detours were no short of magical; Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Kamal Haasan, Alia Bhatt pay tributes

“I have two idols. You can call them guiding light of my career. Lata Mangeshkar is in hospital. Pandit Birju Maharaj is gone. I can't believe it," says Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who has collaborated with the Kathak legend for Devdas and Bajirao Mastani.

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Remembering the legendary Suchitra Sen on her death anniversary

As we fondly remember Suchitra Sen on her death anniversary, let’s take a trip down memory lane reminiscing the iconic actress’ evergreen classics.

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On Sidharth Malhotra's birthday, listing his six finest films from Ek Villain to Shershaah

The career-changing blockbuster, and one of Amazon Prime Video’s most successful indigenous products, Shershaah is to Malhotra’s career what Deewana was to Shah Rukh Khan and Jaanwar to Akshay Kumar.

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Vijay Sethupathi: 'Safe roles bore me to death. I want to explore the darker side of human personality'

Vijay Sethupathi opens up on being a pan-India star: "The audience wants to watch good films, no matter what the language"

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Agastya Nanda prepares to carry the Bachchan legacy forward, details here

Having been signed on by Zoya Akhtar to play the male lead in her indigenous adaptation of the Archie comic universe, Agastya Nanda, son of Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan’s daughter Shweta, is being fully tutored into the art of facing the camera.

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First Take | Barah x Barah, Eeb Allay Ooo, and Mail: Three sidelined masterpieces on living life on the fringes

In an era when soggy sagas stretch themselves lazily into 10 episodes of 10 hours for no reason except an extravagant budget, it feels good to see filmmakers counting their pennies. Corruption comes with affluence.

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Kapil Sharma biopic Funkaar announced, Fukrey fame Mrighdeep Singh Lamba to direct film

A biopic is being made on comedian Kapil Sharma. Directed by Mrighdeep Singh Lamba and produced by Mahaveer Jain, the film is titled Funkaar.

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Shabana Azmi on father Kaifi Azmi's 103rd birth anniversary: 'I remember him with celebration, not sorrow'

“When Abba passed away, I realised nothing prepares you for the loss of a Nothing! I was completely devastated. But now, years later, I feel his spirit envelopes me like the air I breathe," says Shabana Azmi.

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What happened to the Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na actor Imran Khan?

Imran Khan has opted for anonymity over fame. There is no chance of a comeback. Imran is just not interested in being a film star.

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Nagarjuna says he's 'very proud of how calm Naga Chaitanya remained' during separation from Samantha

Nagarjuna, will next star in Bangarraju with son Naga Chaitanya, scheduled to release on 14 January

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After Arth and Woh Lamhe, Mahesh Bhatt and Parveen Babi's rocky relationship finds another life in Ranjish Hi Sahi

Ranjish Hi Sahi stars Tahir Raj Bhasin as Shankar [modelled on Mahesh Bhatt], Amala Paul as Amna Parvez [modelled on Parveen Babi], and Amrita Puri as Anju, Shankar's wife.

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Flashback | With the demise of Amrish Puri, entire era of screen villainy came to an end

Amrish Puri was a one-man army, ploughing easily from Shyam Benegal’s classy and raw Nishant to the out-and-out potboilers that he did through the 1980s and '90s.

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Will Aryan Khan's controversy lead to more stars sending their kids to study abroad?

Aamir Khan’s words in 2015 about the safety of his children now reverberate across the entertainment industry, thanks to the Aryan Khan case.