As Zoya Akhtar and Netflix announce an Indian film adaptation of Archie Comics, let's admit the Archie-Betty-Veronica love triangle has been a recurring theme in Hindi cinema, from 1960s till date.
Zoya Akhtar, Netflix India to adapt Archie Comics into a live-action musical adaptation set in 1960s
"I have to make sure the film stokes the nostalgia of a generation that grew up on the comic, and yet resonates with the young adults today," says Zoya Akhtar on The Archies, the Indian adaptation of Archie Comics for Netflix.
Produced by Excel Entertainment and Tiger Baby, Kho Gaye Hum Kahan will release in theatres in 2023
Priyanka Chopra Jonas was announced as the chairperson of Jio MAMI Film Festival, almost four months after Deepika Padukone stepped down from the position.
‘Privilege to age as opposed to die tragically young’: Konkona Sensharma candid reply to a fan calling her ‘aged’ goes viral
Commenting on her post, the fan stated that it is sad to see her “age”. The comment also mentioned that Sharma was the user’s crush during his school days.
A far cry from the cantankerous matriarchs she played onscreen recently in Badhaai Ho and Balika Vadhu, Surekha Sikri cut a poised yet indefatigable figure in real life, even when she was bound to a wheelchair in her final days.
Surekha Sikri passes away: Manoj Bajpayee, Neena Gupta, among others pay tribute to National award-winning actress
"She was a treat to watch on stage," Manoj Bajpayee said of Surekha Sikri's demise
Surekha Sikri in one of her last interviews: 'Feels like I've been discovered by a whole new generation'
Last year, Surekha Sikri, bound to a wheelchair after a brain stroke, discussed winning her third National Award for Badhaai Ho, losing out on a lot of roles after the accident, and unfulfilled wish to work with Amitabh Bachchan.
Ten years of Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, real-life road trip through Spain, and friendship on a journey
As today marks the 10-year anniversary of Zoya Akhtar’s beloved buddy road movie, and the five-year anniversary of my own trip through Spain with friends, it feels like the right time to revisit the enduring impact of both.
The Farhan Akhtar interview | 'Glad Toofan is releasing at a time when people are finding their way back to normalcy'
"I have immense faith in the ability of Rakyesh Omprakash Mehra to tell a story in an amazingly profound way. As a director myself, I don't want to come into his way," says Farhan Akhtar ahead of his boxing film Toofan.
Last year, when the country and the world shut down, my connection to all things Bollywood — movie dates, gossip sessions with friends, and interviews with actors — became virtual. I felt like my connection to all things Bollywood was slowly being erased, until I re-watched Luck By Chance.
Salman Khan will unite with Zoya Akhtar and Farhan Akhtar for a documentary on Salim Javed, titled Angry Young Men
Amruta Subhash on starring in Netflix's Bombay Begums: Grateful I'm offered roles which make me vulnerable
Amruta Subhash says she found her Bombay Begums role of Lily difficult also because she needed strength to dance continuously for many hours.
Directed by Reema Kagti and Ruchika Oberoi, the series will mark Sonakshi Sinha's digital debut
"I am just trying to tell stories that I find interesting. Besides, it’s not like I suddenly made Bombay Begums. These are characters that have been with me for many years," says Bombay Begums creator Alankrita Shrivastava.
Pitta Kathalu trailer: Netflix unveils trailer of Telugu anthology depicting 'deceptive sides of love'
Starring Shruti Haasan and Amala Paul, among others, Pitta Kathalu is Netflix India's first Telugu Original
Arjun Mathur talks International Emmy nomination, lockdown productivity and being selective about the roles he plays
Arjun Mathur became the first Indian actor to earn a nomination in the Best Actor category at the International Emmys, slated to take place on 23 November.
Vijay Varma on starring in ensembles Mirzapur 2, A Suitable Boy: 'I enjoy watching several good actors in the same story'
From Gully Boy to A Suitable Boy, Vijay Varma talks about why he enjoys ensembles, and how streaming has reduced the "sheer frenzy and pornography of numbers" in showbiz.
Masaba Masaba to Dolly Kitty Aur Woh Chamakte Sitaare, the rise of Indian content championing female gaze and talent
As women pick, choose, fund and deliver original content across genres in Indian streaming content, women technicians — primarily directors and writers — have also started to make their mark with films and shows that champion women characters and the female gaze.
Sonam Kapoor, Mira Nair among 2000 people to sign open letter condemning Rhea Chakraborty's trial by media
Citing the disturbing rise in domestic violence during the pandemic, the letter condemned the media for trivialising depression, and perpetuating regressive stereotypes about women and mental health.