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P Krishnamoorthy, National Award-winning art director, passes away aged 77 in Chennai
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P Krishnamoorthy, National Award-winning art director, passes away aged 77 in Chennai

P Krishnamoorthy, best known for films like Bharathi, Imsai Arasan 23aam Pulikesi, Thenali, was a five-time recipient of the National Award

Prateik Babbar remembers mother Smita Patil on her 34th death anniversary
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Prateik Babbar remembers mother Smita Patil on her 34th death anniversary

Regarded as one of the greatest Indian actors of all time, Smita Patil passed away at the age of 31 due to childbirth complications, leaving behind a rich legacy of work

How SP Balasubrahmanyam became a rare, yet formidable, South Indian voice for the Hindi film hero
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How SP Balasubrahmanyam became a rare, yet formidable, South Indian voice for the Hindi film hero

SP Balasubrahmanyam fit into the grammar of Hindi film music organically. He possessed the wizardry to make his singing style language-agnostic when appealing to a wider Hindi film audience.

SP Balasubrahmanyam passes away at age 74 after coronavirus-related complications
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SP Balasubrahmanyam passes away at age 74 after coronavirus-related complications

Legendary playback singer SP Balasubrahmanyam passed away at a private hospital in Chennai on Friday. He was 74.

Saroj Khan passes away: A masterful choreographer, who spruced up traditional dance forms with 'a dazzle of Bollywood'
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Saroj Khan passes away: A masterful choreographer, who spruced up traditional dance forms with 'a dazzle of Bollywood'

“I was in a man’s job, trying to get a foothold. And I didn’t give up," Saroj Khan had said in her 2019 TEDx Talk.

Hardik Mehta on how Kaamyaab originated, directing Roohi Afzana, and how he made inroads into the industry
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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.

Janhvi Kapoor shares childhood photo with Sridevi on legendary actress' second death anniversary: 'Miss you everyday'
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Janhvi Kapoor shares childhood photo with Sridevi on legendary actress' second death anniversary: 'Miss you everyday'

Sridevi is known for iconic roles in Hindi movies like Chandni, Lamhe, Mr India, Chaalbaaz, Nagina, Sadma, and English Vinglish' among many more.

Ahead of Ajay Devgn's 100th film, Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior, recalling his ten most memorable performances
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Ahead of Ajay Devgn's 100th film, Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior, recalling his ten most memorable performances

Ajay Devgn's best performances clearly prove why unlike the popular perception today, his talent lies far beyond the Singhams and the Golmaals.

Jahnu Barua withdraws Bhoga Khirikee from Assam film festival in protest against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill
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Jahnu Barua withdraws Bhoga Khirikee from Assam film festival in protest against Citizenship (Amendment) Bill

Jahnu Barua said that the leaders are "disrobing the motherland" only because of power politics.

Hellaro, National Award-winning Gujarati film, is a beautiful ode to female desire and defiance
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Hellaro, National Award-winning Gujarati film, is a beautiful ode to female desire and defiance

Abhishek Shah’s Hellaro draws its central conflict from a Kutch folktale about subjugated women meeting a drummer (dholi) in secret and dancing to their heart’s content.

Surekha Sikri on why a brain stroke has limited her film roles after Badhaaai Ho, and winning her third National Award
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Surekha Sikri on why a brain stroke has limited her film roles after Badhaaai Ho, and winning her third National Award

Surekha Sikri opens up on her brain stroke, "This is a real disability for an actor. You can’t use your hand, foot, and your body the way you want to because it is not following your commands."

Ayushmann Khurrana on success of Dream Girl: It'll help my other less mainstream films gain mileage
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Ayushmann Khurrana on success of Dream Girl: It'll help my other less mainstream films gain mileage

In an exclusive interview, Ayushmann Khurrana talks about Dream Girl, his most 'mainstream' film yet, and why he will continue to do grey films like Article 15.

Varun Grover on adapting Sacred Games, and why pro-establishment comedy is against Indian culture
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Varun Grover on adapting Sacred Games, and why pro-establishment comedy is against Indian culture

Varun Grover talks about the 'existential crisis' in Sacred Games, and why the comedians today should not 'waste' their voices through pro-establishment comedy.

Vaibhavi Merchant on choreographing Prabhas for Saaho, and reuniting with Salman Khan for Dabangg 3
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Vaibhavi Merchant on choreographing Prabhas for Saaho, and reuniting with Salman Khan for Dabangg 3

National Award-winning choreographer talks about why she signed a multilingual film like Saaho amidst all her recent movies by Yash Raj Films and Salman Khan.

Dhanush says he's disappointed with Vada Chennai's snub at National Awards 2019
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Dhanush says he's disappointed with Vada Chennai's snub at National Awards 2019

Dhanush has expressed disappointment the National Awards jury overlooked the contributions of the Tamil film industry this year.

Andhadhun Tamil remake: Producer Thiagarajan on casting his son Prasanth in Ayushmann Khurrana's role
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Andhadhun Tamil remake: Producer Thiagarajan on casting his son Prasanth in Ayushmann Khurrana's role

Thiagarajan, who has clinched the rights of Andhadhun to make it in Tamil, says that he does not want the director to change any 'essential part' of Sriram Raghavan's thriller

Khayyam, veteran music composer of films like Umrao Jaan, passes away; Narendra Modi, Lata Mangeshkar tweet condolences
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Khayyam, veteran music composer of films like Umrao Jaan, passes away; Narendra Modi, Lata Mangeshkar tweet condolences

Khayyam breathed his last at 9:30 pm at the ICU of Sujay Hospital in Juhu, where he was in critical condition after being admitted a few days ago.

Shonali Bose says she is unable to contact Zaira Wasim in Jammu & Kashmir: 'Can't reach my baby right now'
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Shonali Bose says she is unable to contact Zaira Wasim in Jammu & Kashmir: 'Can't reach my baby right now'

Shonali Bose has directed Zaira Wasim in The Sky is Pink, a biographical account of motivational speaker Aisha Chaudhary.

Prashanth to star in Tamil remake of Sriram Raghavan's National Award-winning thriller, Andhadhun
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Prashanth to star in Tamil remake of Sriram Raghavan's National Award-winning thriller, Andhadhun

Dhanush had earlier said that he was interested in remaking Andhadhun in Tamil and was in the process of acquiring the rights.

National Awards 2019: Best Production Designer Vinesh Banglan on designing sets of Kammara Sambhavam
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National Awards 2019: Best Production Designer Vinesh Banglan on designing sets of Kammara Sambhavam

Vinesh Banglan, who won the Best Production Design honour at National Awards 2019, says Malayalam cinema has won the position only four times.