Ebrahim Alkazi was the longest-serving director of the National School of Drama. He is credited with revolutionising Indian theatre by combining native folk traditions and international acting techniques.
Pavail Gulati, the male lead in Anubhav Sinha's Thappad, reveals how he played the part despite disagreeing with his character most of the time, and making a career out of playing small roles.
India, My Valentine: Naseeruddin Shah, Vishal Bhardwaj perform at event to celebrate love and harmony
The India, My Valentine event saw filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, actor Swara Bhasker and musician Swanand Kirkire, among others, giving speeches, and performing poetry and music
Over 300 personalities including actor Naseeruddin Shah, historian Romila Thapar issue statement against CAA, NRC
Over 300 eminent personalities from the creative and scholarly community of India, including actor Naseeruddin Shah, filmmaker Mira Nair, vocalist TM Krishna, author Amitav Ghosh have expressed solidarity with people protesting against the CAA and NRC.
Nandita Das weighs in on Naseeruddin Shah, Anupam Kher tussle: 'Not in favour of anyone trolling anyone'
Nandita Das has weighed in on the ongoing tussle between Naseeruddin Shah and Anupam Kher, which began with Shah calling Kher a 'clown' while speaking about CAA protests
Sushma Swaraj's husband defends Anupam Kher, calls Naseeruddin Shah an 'ungrateful man' who 'married outside religion'
Swaraj Kaushal, the ex-governor of Mizoram and husband of former external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj has criticised Naseeruddin Shah over his 'clown' comment directed towards Anupam Kher.
Anupam Kher responds to Naseeruddin Shah's 'clown' comment: 'You have spent your entire life in frustration'
Naseeruddin Shah had taken a shot at Anupam Kher, who has been a vocal supporter of the central government, calling the actor a "clown" who should not be taken seriously.
Naseeruddin Shah praises Deepika Padukone for her visit to JNU ahead of Chhapaak release: You have to laud her courage
Naseeruddin Shah said that most Bollywood celebrities were reluctant to share their stand on CAA in fear of losing out on their popularity.
Sudhir Mishra announces he'll remake his debut directorial, Yeh Woh Manzil To Nahin, inspired by 'students of today'
Sudhir Mishra's Yeh Woh Manzil To Nahin narrates the story of three school friends, now old, confronting their ideals, political skirmishes, and failures.
The Family Man, Little Things season 2, Manoj Bajpayee, Shefali Shah win top honours at Critics' Choice Shorts and Series Awards
While both Vikrant Massey and Dhruv Sehgal won the Best Actor in a Comedy/Romance series award, Mithila Palkar won the Best Actress counterpart.
Citizenship Amendment Bill: Over 700 civil society members demand CAB's withdrawal in joint statement, ask govt not to 'betray the Constitution'
In the statement, they threw light on how 'the CAB 2019 tears to shreds the inclusive, composite vision of India that guided our freedom struggle,' and the execution of the bill would fundamentally alter the character of the Indian republic.
Ram Prasad Ki Tehrvi movie review: Seema Pahwa's directorial debut fails to rise above a theatre hangover
Ram Prasad Ki Tehrvi had its world premiere at the Jio MAMI 21st Mumbai Film Festival.
Tahir Raj Bhasin's method involves drawing inspiration from real life, and blending it with a little bit of himself
Tahir Raj Bhasin speaks to Firstpost about how his Chhicchore character, Derek, led a college life that was very different from his own, and his reaction on meeting Sunil Gavaskar for his upcoming film, 83.
MAMI 2019 Day 1 and 2 highlights: Nivin Pauly, Sobhita Dhulipala's Moothon opens festival; Axone, The Wayfarers premiere
MAMI 2019, the 21st edition of the film festival, will take place from 17 to 24 October.
'More of us will speak every day': Cultural community deplores FIR against 49 celebs who wrote to Modi condemning 'lynchings'
Over 180 members of the cultural community, including actor Naseeruddin Shah, cinematographer Anand Pradhan, historian Romila Thapar and activist Harsh Mander among others, condemned the FIR lodged against 49 celebrities for an open letter they wrote to Prime Minister Narendra Modi
Protesting sedition charge against peers, TM Krishna, Romila Thapar among 180 signees on open letter to PM Modi
Among the 180 signatories are TM Krishna, Ranjit Hoskote, Romila Thapar, Mallika Sarabhai and Naseeruddin Shah, whose letter reads: 'More of us will speak every day. Against mob lynching. Against the silencing of people’s voices. Against the misuse of courts to harass citizens'.
Naseeruddin Shah said that Half Full, directed by Karan Rawal, makes its point cleverly.
'I can’t write a book about any part of my life. I can’t even have a competitive husband angle': Ratna Pathak Shah
Theatre is a big binding force in the ‘happily-ever-after story’ of actors Naseeruddin Shah and Ratna Pathak Shah.
One should leave cultural pride open for anyone to celebrate while making no urgent calls for political action based on it. Like a flower, culture will bloom in its own time or not at all.
The Tashkent Files — After Uri: The Surgical Strike, Vivek Agnihotri's film completes 100 days in theatres
The Tashkent Files has managed to stay in theatres despite releases of big budget films, the ICC Cricket World Cup and negative reviews.