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Shekhar Kapur begins rehearsals for his next feature directorial with Emma Thompson
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Shekhar Kapur begins rehearsals for his next feature directorial with Emma Thompson

Shekhar Kapur's next film, What’s Love Got To Do With It? starring Emma Thompson, Lily James, marks his return to direction after 13 years

Ali Abbas Zafar on turning producer with Khaali Peeli: It's the kind of film I like to watch or direct
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Ali Abbas Zafar on turning producer with Khaali Peeli: It's the kind of film I like to watch or direct

Ali Abbas Zafar talks about the digital release of Khaali Peeli, the controversy surrounding his trilogy Mr. India, and when he plans to shoot the superhero film with Katrina Kaif.

Shekhar Kapur named FTII society president, chairman of governing council
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Shekhar Kapur named FTII society president, chairman of governing council

Shekhar Kapur will serve in this position till 3 March, 2023, said I&B Minister Prakash Javadekar.

Why Bollywood's music companies and singers, lyricists, composers are at loggerheads
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Why Bollywood's music companies and singers, lyricists, composers are at loggerheads

Who owns a song, a lyric or a tune? How much should the creator make? These issues remain unresolved in the Hindi film music industry.

Resul Pookutty says he had difficulty finding work in Hindi cinema after Oscar win
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Resul Pookutty says he had difficulty finding work in Hindi cinema after Oscar win

Resul Pookutty, who won Oscar for 2009 film Slumdog Millionaire, says he nearly had "a breakdown" because nobody offered him any work in Bollywood post his win

Saroj Khan passes away: Kajol, Juhi Chawla, Mahima Chaudhry reminisce working with veteran Bollywood choreographer
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Saroj Khan passes away: Kajol, Juhi Chawla, Mahima Chaudhry reminisce working with veteran Bollywood choreographer

Three-time National Award winner and renowned choreographer Saroj Khan passed away early on Friday morning due to cardiac arrest.

Soni Razdan says film industry personalities 'ranting about nepotism' will also endorse their children's careers in future
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Soni Razdan says film industry personalities 'ranting about nepotism' will also endorse their children's careers in future

Recently, director Hansal Mehta and Alia Bhatt’s mother and actress Soni Razdan defended the culture of nepotism in the Indian film industry on social media.

Sonu Nigam expresses disappointment in music corporates for ill-treating aspiring talent
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Sonu Nigam expresses disappointment in music corporates for ill-treating aspiring talent

Sonu Nigam urged music companies to support young musicians and be kind to them

Sushant Singh Rajput passes away: Dibakar Banerjee says more talent, hard work required for 'outsiders' than 'established entertainment elites'
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Sushant Singh Rajput passes away: Dibakar Banerjee says more talent, hard work required for 'outsiders' than 'established entertainment elites'

Dibakar Banerjee is among the many celebrities who to have spoken up against practices in the Hindi film industry following the passing of Sushant Singh Rajput.

Sushant Singh Rajput passes away: Ranvir Shorey calls out 'self-appointed gatekeepers of Bollywood' on Twitter
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Sushant Singh Rajput passes away: Ranvir Shorey calls out 'self-appointed gatekeepers of Bollywood' on Twitter

Ranvir Shorey, in a series of multiple tweets, has spoken about the possible role of the 'Bollywood privilege club' in Sushant Singh Rajput’s death.

Irrfan Khan passes away: Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Priyanka Chopra Jonas pay tribute on Twitter
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Irrfan Khan passes away: Amitabh Bachchan, Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan, Priyanka Chopra Jonas pay tribute on Twitter

Irrfan Khan passed away in Mumbai on Wednesday at the age of 54 after battling neuroendocrine tumour.

From Sholay to TVF's Panchayat, how the face of rural India has transformed in Hindi entertainment
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From Sholay to TVF's Panchayat, how the face of rural India has transformed in Hindi entertainment

TVF's Panchayat redeems the depiction of rural India by breaking out of the template perpetuated by the 1975 classic Sholay.

While Hollywood aces disaster films, why Indian cinema continues to lack budget and appetite for the genre
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While Hollywood aces disaster films, why Indian cinema continues to lack budget and appetite for the genre

While Hollywood's rich repertoire of disaster and apocalypse films continues to mirror unfurling sociopolitical realities, Indian cinema is yet venture into this territory over myriad reasons, according to industry insiders.

Javed Akhtar, Shekhar Kapur tussle over Mr India: ‘How can your claim be more than mine?' says screenwriter
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Javed Akhtar, Shekhar Kapur tussle over Mr India: ‘How can your claim be more than mine?' says screenwriter

Responding to a tweet by Shekhar Kapur on creative rights of Mr India, Javed Akhtar writes he also had contributed immensely to the making of the film.

Sonam Kapoor criticises makers of Mr India trilogy for not consulting Anil Kapoor, Shekhar Kapur: 'Disrespectful, underhanded'
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Sonam Kapoor criticises makers of Mr India trilogy for not consulting Anil Kapoor, Shekhar Kapur: 'Disrespectful, underhanded'

Sonam Kapoor Ahuja has issued a statement clarifying she and her father Anil Kapoor were unaware of the new trilogy Mr India, based on the iconic characters of the 1987 cult classic

Anurag Kashyap backs Shekhar Kapur after fans term Masoom 'unoriginal', calls it a 'way superior film'
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Anurag Kashyap backs Shekhar Kapur after fans term Masoom 'unoriginal', calls it a 'way superior film'

Anurag Kashyap mentions that according to him, Shekhar Kapur is a superior filmmaker

Shekhar Kapur remembers 1983 classic Masoom, Twitterati call film a rip-off of Man, Woman and Child
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Shekhar Kapur remembers 1983 classic Masoom, Twitterati call film a rip-off of Man, Woman and Child

Shekhar Kapur said he was advised by fellow 'knowledgeable' people within the industry to rework his script since it had no conventional drama quotient.

Judgemental hai kya?: Javed Akhtar’s rant against Shekhar Kapur shows the very thin veneer of his liberalism
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Judgemental hai kya?: Javed Akhtar’s rant against Shekhar Kapur shows the very thin veneer of his liberalism

Javed Akhtar has shown that the “intellectuals” are indeed to be feared for their ability to lash out irrationally in public against anyone who dares to question the club that Akhtar not only considers himself part of but also sometimes acts as spokesperson for.

Javed Akhtar gets into Twitter spat with Shekhar Kapur after actor-director says he lives 'in fear of intellectuals'
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Javed Akhtar gets into Twitter spat with Shekhar Kapur after actor-director says he lives 'in fear of intellectuals'

A recent tweet from noted filmmaker Shekhar Kapur got him engaged in a war of words with renowned lyricist and screenwriter Javed Akhtar.