Vidya Balan, who considers Kolkata as her second home, returned to the city today to shoot for her next film, “Te3n”.
Vidya Balan and Nawazuddin Siddiqui have shot few scenes inside the Victorian-era Writers’ Building for Sujoy Ghosh’s ‘Te3n’ while Amitabh Bachchan is expected to shoot there this week.
Vidya Balan and Sharmila Tagore, Amitabh Bachchan and Jaya Bachchan graced the inaugural of the 21st Kolkata International Film Festival.
Vidya Balan said: “I really like it when these festivals come one after the other. The climate is also quite good. It’s just that the transition is lovely.”
While the leading lights of Bollywood will be hosting mega bashes at their residences, we spoke to Ranveer, Abhishek, Sonam Kapoor, to find out how they ring in Diwali every year.
Vidya Balan said, “I am not thinking of biopic films. Once I confirm it, I will let you all know.”
Several Bollywood celebrities marked their presence on the final night of Jio MAMI 17th Mumbai Film Festival and praised the event for showcasing quality cinema.
Vidya Balan feels there is no harm in pronouncing films as ‘women-centric’.
Ava DuVernay, the director of Academy Award-nominated “Selma”, says female filmmakers in the West feel constrained by money factor when it comes to making big budget action films.
Vidya Balan revealed that there are times when her weight and other things take precedence much to the actor’s chagrin.
Filmstars including Kamal Haasan and Vidya Balan and Shah Rukh Khan have said that they won’t return their awards to protest the rising ‘intolerance’ in the country.
Ava DuVernay said that she has seen Vidya Balan’s work and would love to direct her someday.
Actress Vidya Balan says art is beyond all boundaries and acts as a bridge to bring people together.
Kangana Ranaut, Katrina Kaif, Alia Bhatt, Aditya Roy Kapur, and Sidharth Malhotra turned up at the launch of the 17th Jio MAMI Mumbai International Film Festival.
Vidya Balan says she is “not aware” if she has replaced Aishwarya Rai Bachchan in Sujoy Ghosh’s “Durga Rani Singh”.