Friday, Dec 19, 2014

Jaskiran Kapoor

Jaskiran Kapoor is a columnist with The Indian Express.

‘Scrubs’ actress Eliza Coupe, now in TV show ‘Benched’
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

With her new show Benched, Eliza Coupe of Happy Endings and Scrubs comes closer home with a comedy.

Pukaar/Being a hero
Fri, Dec 12, 2014

Many questions are left unanswered. Where does Rajveer get his orders from to rescue children? How does he go about investigating Rahul, his brother’s disappearance?

Rannvijay Singh’s ‘Pukaar’ is nothing short of a potboiler
Fri, Nov 28, 2014

Vipul Amrutlal Shah’s television premiere Pukaar is nothing short of a potboiler.

‘Everest’ television show: stuck on the ‘girl child, woman empowerment’ loop
Fri, Nov 21, 2014

Star Plus’s latest offering is an ambitious show from acclaimed filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker that attempts to reach for the skies.

‘Force’, ‘Commando’ filmmaker on his fascination for men in uniform
Fri, Nov 14, 2014

With his mini TV series Pukaar, Vipul Amrutlal Shah salutes the men in uniform.

Bhutanese monk Khyentse Norbu’s ‘Vara: A Blessing’ dedicated to Satyajit Ray’s ‘Charulata’
Fri, Nov 07, 2014

Bhutanese monk Khyentse Norbu on his latest feature film Vara: A Blessing, balancing two worlds and the power of anonymity

At this stage
Fri, Oct 31, 2014

Actor Neil Bhoopalam on his upcoming films NH10 and Ungli, and never taking a break as a theatre actor

Deepika Samson on ‘Sasural Simar Ka’ reaching the millennium mark
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

With Sasural Simar Ka hitting 1,000 episodes, Deepika Samson on the role that changed her life.

Neil Bhoopalam on his upcoming films NH10 and Ungli
Tue, Sep 30, 2014

Actor Neil Bhoopalam on his upcoming films NH10 and Ungli, and never taking a break as a theatre actor.

Sony Pal, Zindagi: Practice towards a ‘dramatic change’
Fri, Sep 19, 2014

With Zindagi and Pal, Indian television has enterered the territory of genre-specific channels.

Out of the box: Mid-Air Crisis
Fri, Sep 05, 2014

Like all Indian telly shows, this one too is centred around a woman.

In Kaum De Heere, no mention of Indira or politics, but of a ‘madam’
Fri, Aug 29, 2014

Film begins with a brief history of Golden Temple in Amritsar, its importance and how those who defend it are “kaum de heere”.

‘I love Jalebi’
Fri, Aug 29, 2014

MasterChef Australia Judge George Calombaris on his idea of a perfect dish and the success of the show

IB sounds alert ahead of film on Indira’s assassins
Sat, Aug 16, 2014

Director-writer Ravinder Ravi denies that the film glorifies the three men.

‘I love Jalebi’
Fri, Aug 15, 2014

MasterChef Australia Judge George Calombaris on his idea of a perfect dish and the success of the show.

The New Mr India
Fri, Aug 15, 2014

Today as India celebrates its 68th indepedence day, we ask filmmakers and writers to tell us the recent screen characters that embody the attributes of a new-age patriot.

TV without borders
Wed, Aug 13, 2014

Pakistani television star Adnan Siddiqui, part of two shows currently airing on Zindagi, decodes the success of dramas from across the border

Screen Time
Sun, Aug 03, 2014

In its third edition, the Dharamshala International Film Festival is transforming the town into a key destination for indie filmmakers and cinephiles.

Now it’s more appropriate for blood donors to connect
Fri, Aug 01, 2014

The team is working towards scaling up the reach and impact of the app by tying up with hospitals, various institutions.

Cycle of Change
Thu, Jul 31, 2014

A website on menstruation is here to bust myths and create awareness on the taboo topic

Master of Disguise
Tue, Jul 29, 2014

Designer Salim Asgarally on recreating the look of notorious conman Charles Sobhraj for the film Main Aur Charles.

The bulb that has multiple therapeutic properties
Sat, Jul 26, 2014

"To be healthy should be the ultimate goal for all."

The MAD Men
Sat, Jul 19, 2014

After Highway On My Plate (HOMP), Rocky Singh and Mayur Sharma begin a new food show on July 19

Amitabh Bachchan’s ‘Yudh’ is yet to crack the shell
Fri, Jul 18, 2014

Anurag Kashyap and Shoojit Sircar are two masters of the big screen, not the small screen that feeds on fast paced entertainment.

On Repeat Mode
Fri, Jul 04, 2014

Meri Aashiqui... for the first five-six episodes is clumsy as it establishes Baa’s tyranny and autocratic rule in the household.

The Good Wife
Thu, Jul 03, 2014

Picky about her roles, Sarika takes up 'Yudh' for Amitabh Bachchan

The Good Wife
Tue, Jul 01, 2014

The show stars Amitabh Bachchan, Kaya Menon, Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Tigmanshu Dhulia, among others.

Dateline 1984
Fri, Jun 20, 2014

Why the year 1984 is a recurring theme in Hindi and Punjabi films

WTV: An online television channel by women, for women
Thu, Jun 05, 2014

Although they pitch it as a non-profit organisation, their initial capital is being partly raised through a membership fee.

Dateline ’84
Wed, Jun 04, 2014

Why the year 1984 is a recurring theme in recent Hindi and Punjabi films?

Everything is Yiable, be it ‘show the ink’ or E-Waste centres
Tue, May 20, 2014

Confederation of Indian Industry’s Young Indians group, popularly known as Yi, has been gaining momentum in Tricity.

Resurrection Road
Sat, May 17, 2014

Actor Vikram Singh on wearing shades of grey in Heropanti and being relaunched with it.

Model Code
Fri, May 16, 2014

FameBox’s Dhruvank Vaidya on Beauty & the Blogger, India’s first web-based reality show.

PLAY Magazine
Girl And the City
Fri, May 16, 2014

As she makes her acting debut with CityLights, Patralekhaa has her fingers crossed.

Sarangi Meets Jazz
Tue, Apr 22, 2014

‘Electro-folk’ rockers Aditya Balani and Suhail Yusuf Khan on blending different genres.

Meet the ‘Nadaan Parinde’ team
Fri, Apr 11, 2014

The team of 'Nadaan Parinde' parks itself in the fields of Punjab and spins a web of love, drama and mystery.