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“That you cannot call a ‘cut’ and get another take, in case of a mistake, is one of the biggest differences between theatre and cinema,” says Himanshu Kohli.

January 15, 2016 12:55 am

The magnitude of Allana’s efforts reflect the subject she has been carrying for the last two decades or so — that of her father, the legendary theatre director Ebrahim Alkazi.

December 11, 2015 10:25 am

The play Toy, based on Nabarun Bhattacharya’s story of the same name, explores how children deal with today’s violent world

August 13, 2015 12:00 am

All’s Well that Ends Well revolves around a hero who dislikes his bride because she is low-born, and she must win him over through sexual subterfuge.

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April 24, 2015 9:33 am

Set against the backdrop of a media house, it’s a love story of two individuals with contradicting principles.

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April 24, 2015 9:33 am

Krsna Solo, the music composer of Tanu Weds Manu Returns, on his tunes and dreams

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April 24, 2015 1:57 pm

Neeraj Ghaywan’s debut feature film, Masaan, which looks at the lesser-known facets of Varanasi, is part of the Official Selection at Cannes this year.

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April 24, 2015 9:25 am

The “Bengaliness” is omnipresent in Piku. It works in the album’s favour, giving the songs a feel of the land its set in.

April 17, 2015 9:46 am

The show also scores some brownie points by exploiting the unmatched beauty of real locations.

April 17, 2015 12:10 am

Ravi Dubey's favourite holiday destination is Goa.

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April 17, 2015 6:22 pm

Actor-producer Vivek Gomber and Geetanjali Kulkarni on playing lawyers in Court.

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April 17, 2015 10:24 am

Govinda on being a judge on dance reality show DID Super Moms and Abhinay Chakra, his solo lead after 14 years

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April 17, 2015 9:37 am

Every song is half-cooked and seems to have been created in a tearing hurry.

April 10, 2015 12:36 am

Rajeev Khandelwal returns to the small screen after a brief hiatus as a bold and challenging business-minded journalist

April 10, 2015 12:13 am

The story behind the unprecedented success of Furious 7 and what it means to the Indian market

April 3, 2015 10:30 am

Mira Sethi, who stepped into acting after quitting her job as a writer, strongly feels that TV is a great equaliser in Pakistan.

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April 3, 2015 9:06 am

Kalki Koechlin talks about being a ‘white Indian’ in the industry and her separation from Anurag Kashyap.

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Dibakar Banerjee on the making of Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!

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March 27, 2015 9:51 am

Zindagi’s new TV show Waqt Ne Kiya Kya Haseen Sitam is all about love in the time of Partition.

March 27, 2015 9:44 am

Nikos Andritsakis, the cinematographer of Dibakar Banerjee’s Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!, on shooting the detective noir film.

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March 27, 2015 10:02 am

There are two reasons why one should tune in to Sony’s new show Dil Ki Baatein Dil Hi Jaane — Ram Kapoor and Gurdeep Kohli.

March 18, 2015 12:00 am

Three plays from Assam and Manipur capture the charms and conflicts of the region.

Surbhi Jyoti
March 13, 2015 1:02 am

Surbhi has watched Rang De Basanti movie for over 50 times.

Amit Trivedi, Irshad Kamil
March 13, 2015 9:35 am

The new season of Coke Studio@MTV does little to excite the viewer

Gauhar Khan
March 13, 2015 9:09 am

Best known for her stints on reality TV, model-actor Gauahar Khan makes her debut in Punjabi cinema.

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March 13, 2015 10:16 am

Sushant Singh Rajput talks about his upcoming film, 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy' and playing MS Dhoni.

March 6, 2015 2:42 am

The channel driver is undoubtedly the SRK show — India Poochega – Sabse Shaan Kaun.

NH10, Anushka Sharma
March 6, 2015 1:35 am

Le chal mujhe composed by Bann Chakraborty is easily the best song in the album and has five versions.

Hunterr, Harshvardhan Kulkarni, Gulshan Devaiah
March 19, 2015 1:58 pm

Writer-director Harshvardhan Kulkarni and actor Gulshan Devaiah argue that Hunterrr isn’t a sex comedy but a curious character study.

February 27, 2015 1:25 am

Veteran actor Satish Kaushik on returning to the small screen and looking forward to the Hindi adaptation of Everybody Loves Raymond.

February 27, 2015 1:21 am

The title track in Kailash Kher and Jyoti Nooran’s voices is a riot and not in a good way.

February 27, 2015 12:23 am

Anushka Sharma on her ‘baby’ NH 10, boyfriend Virat Kohli, and playing the girl wielding a rod.

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February 20, 2015 10:06 am

Before Dibakar's Byomkesh Bakshi hits theatres, brace yourself for a contemporary version of it.

February 20, 2015 9:47 am

Anu Malik on making a comeback with Dum Laga Ke Haisha, surviving a decade without work and learning to collaborate with young artistes.

February 20, 2015 12:00 am

The album falters in terms of lyrics. However, this is Sachin-Jigar’s most succinct work.

February 13, 2015 9:46 am

Roy rehashes every trick in the book that ensured these successes.

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