Indian cinema and the Dalit identity: How Masaan confronts us with a truth caste norms would have us negate
In post-constitutional India, the meeting points of two castes or of people from two historically opposed castes, has become a vantage point for understanding the process of society’s democratisation.
Masaan turns 5: How Neeraj Ghaywan-Varun Grover’s film tries to break the cycle of caste, gender discrimination
Watching Masaan for the first time, it’s Vicky Kaushal who instantly impresses. He imbues the film with its narrative momentum, and walks away with all the compelling emotional bits.
Hardik Mehta on how Kaamyaab originated, directing Roohi Afzana, and how he made inroads into the industry
Hardik Mehta talks about how he belongs to a very 'filmy' family, experimenting with the horror genre in Roohi Afzana, and will to dabble in various genres.
As Angrezi Medium releases, ranking the top 8 single-father daughter films, from Mili, Masaan to Somewhere, The Descendants
Angrezi Medium revolves around a single father (Irrfan Khan), his relationship with daughter (Radhika Madan), and their quest to get her education overseas.
Richa Chadha on reprising role in Inside Edge season 2: I'm not as ambitious as my character Zarina Malik
Richa Chadha discusses how her character of an actress in Inside Edge 2 is poles apart from her real-life personality, and attempting stand-up comedy.
Varun Grover talks about the 'existential crisis' in Sacred Games, and why the comedians today should not 'waste' their voices through pro-establishment comedy.
Pankaj Tripathi on reprising Guruji in Sacred Games 2: He has a crucial role to play in unravelling the mystery
Pankaj Tripathi talks about the intrigue around his role of Guruji, and how he prepared for arguably his toughest role yet, in Sacred Games Season 2.
Anurag Kashyap, Neeraj Ghaywan on directing Sacred Games 2, and why Netflix Original will get more riveting now
While Anurag Kashyap has directed Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Ganesh Gaitonde track, Neeraj Ghaywan has helmed Saif Ali Khan's Sartaj Singh track in Sacred Games 2.
Manish Mundra, the founder of Drishyam Films, has bankrolled films like Masaan, Newton, and Dhanak.
Vicky Kaushal, Shweta Tripathi and Richa Chadha took a walk down the memory lane and revisited the time spent on the ghats of Varanasi as Masaan clocked 4 years on 24 July.
Article 15 movie review: Ayushmann Khurrana's restraint fits this overwhelming, gutsy take on Dalit abuse
Article 15 is the best that Indian cinema can be in these troubled times if it chooses to hold a mirror up to our society.
Shweta Tripathi speaks about how her understanding of alopecia helped her in Gone Kesh, and society's obsession with skin-deep beauty.
Shweta Tripathi will play a middle-class teenager dancer who's dreams are challenged when she is diagnosed with alopecia in Gone Kesh
Raat Akeli Hai: Shweta Tripathi joins Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Radhika Apte in Honey Trehan's directorial debut
Raat Akeli hai also stars Ila Arun, Tigmanshu Dhulia and Swanand Kirkire alongside Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Radhika Apte and Shweta Tripathi.
Sacred Games was the first Indian Netflix original and received a great response from the audience worldwide.
Freida Pinto on Love Sonia: It was a privilege to work with phenomenal actors like Manoj Bajpayee, Richa Chadha
Frieda Pinto plays a sharp-tongued sex worker in Tabrez Noorani’s Love Sonia
Richa Chadha on her role of Devi on Masaan's third anniversary: One of the toughest I've played so far
Vicky Kaushal and Richa Chadha celebrated the three years of Masaan by posting on social media.
With every film, Vicky Kaushal has broken the mould of how the industry and the audience see him
Masaan actress Shweta Tripathi plays circus performer in her Tamil debut Mehandi Circus; film likely to release in September
Actress Shweta Tripathi, best known for terrific performances in acclaimed Hindi films such as Masaan and Haraamkhor, has forayed into Tamil cinema through national award-winning writer Raju Murugan's romance drama Mehandi Circus.
After Padmaavat, Deepika Padukone was also going to work with Irrfan Khan in a gangster drama helmed by Vishal Bhardwaj, but the project has been put on hold.