Kanika Dhillon on writing flawed characters, setting Netflix's Guilty amid #MeToo movement, and learning from grief
Kanika Dhillon's newly done-up apartment in Mumbai feels as fresh and meticulous as the multiple worlds the writer has transported us to over the years — from Anurag Kashyap's 2018 directorial Manmarziyan and Abhishek Kapoor's romantic drama Kedarnath, to Prakash Kovelamudi's Judgementall Hai Kya (2019) and her most recent work in Ruchi Narain's Netflix film Guilty.
Meghna Gulzar counters Chhapaak copyright, says true events like Laxmi Agarwal's acid attack not entitled to protection
Meghna Gulzar filed an affidavit in response to the suit filed by writer Rakesh Bharti, who sought credit as one of the writers of Chhapaak
Writer claims he conceptualised Meghna Gulzar's Chhapaak story, files petition at Bombay HC seeking credit
The writer claimed that after conceptualising the idea for the movie, he had approached several artistes, but Chhapaak's production could not be started.
Renowned Dalit writer Chennanna Walikar died in a private hospital in Kalaburgi on Sunday, 24 November at around 10 pm. He was 78. His body was, on Monday, was laid to rest in the Shahabad taluka of his village Shankarwadi.
Bard of Blood writers Bilal Siddiqi, Mayank Tewari on adapting the book into a Netflix India Original
The Bard of Blood writers talk about how Hussain S Zaidi and producer Shah Rukh Khan had valuable inputs to offer for the screenplay.
Ritesh Shah on writing Batla House, Pink's Tamil remake, and reuniting with Shoojit Sircar for Sardar Udham Singh
Batla House writer Ritesh Shah collaborates with director Nikkhil Advani after D-Day, and actor John Abraham after Force 2 and Rocky Handsome.
Academy-Award winning actor Natalie Portman is all set to become the first female Thor in the fourth film from the franchise, Thor: Love and Thunder.
Thor 4: Ragnarok's Taika Waititi set to return for Marvel's fourth instalment of superhero franchise as writer, director
Warner Bros is reportedly keen to hold on to Taika Waititi and are hoping he takes on Akira after completing Thor 4.
Andaz Apna Apna's sequel will have three new cast members, confirmed the Dilip Shukla
Writer Annie Zaidi wins $100,000 Nine Dots Prize for 'Bread, Cement, Cactus', exploring concepts of home, belonging
Annie Zaidi's essay Bread, Cement, Cactus that won her the Nine Dots Prize combines memoir and reportage to explore concepts of home and belonging rooted in her experience of contemporary life in India
Former Rajya Sabha MP Baishnab Charan Parida passes away at 77; BJD leader was prominent politician, writer, social activist
Parida, who was undergoing treatment at a private hospital here, breathed his last Thursday morning. A prominent politician, writer, columnist and a social activist, Parida was elected to Rajya Sabha in July 2010 on a Biju Janata Dal (BJD) ticket and his term ended on 1 July, 2016.
Delhi University suggests banning Kancha Ilaiah's books from MA Political Science syllabus, objects to use of word 'Dalit'
The Delhi University on Wednesday recommended removing Dalit writer-activist Kancha Ilaiah's books from its political science syllabus over their "controversial content", while also suggesting to discontinue the use of the word 'Dalit' in academic discourse.
Eminent Hindi writer Doodhnath Singh, winner of the Bharat Bharti award, died in Allahabad early on Friday, doctors said. He was 81
Arundhati Roy says she has no plans to sheath her polemical sword anytime soon in a world where the vulnerable are still being "smashed"
Sahgal fired a series of salvos at the ruling dispensation, even saying that the Narendra Modi-led NDA government is "a fascist regime" practising an undeclared dictatorship.
Renowned Malayalam writer and novelist Punathil Kunjabdulla passed away at a private hospital in Kozikode on Friday
James Toback has been accused of sexual harassment by at least 38 women including actress Adrienne LaValley
Kerala writer gets threat letter warning him that his limbs will be cut off unless he converts to Islam
Renowned Malayali author KP Ramanunni on Friday lodged a police complaint regarding an anonymous threat letter.
Saudi Arabia's King Salman bin Abdulaziz has ordered an over-enthusiastic columnist to be suspended from his job after he equated him with God, Saudi media reported
Noted Tamil litterateur Asokamitran passed away in Chennai on Thursday night, after a brief illness, aged 85.