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Dev Anand


Hindi cinema mirrors India's reality: Tracing how real translated onto reel, from Independence to now 

October 13, 2021 8:29 am

Bollywood and its changing mores: The 1950s was a time for nation-building, the '60s was swinging but by the '70s a disillusionment had crept in as captured by the angry young man aka Amitabh Bachchan. And then the economic liberalisation brought in the NRI gloss and today, it's all about how patriotic is our valley.

How Dev Anand compelled Waheeda Rahman to act in Guide: The films Dev made with brother Vijay Anand

September 26, 2021 3:54 pm

On Dev Anand's birth anniversary, we take a look at his successful collaboration with younger brother and filmmaker Vijay Anand. The pair has given Indian cinema some of its finest work, including but not restricted to, the beloved Guide.

Bollywood Rewind | CID: The Dev Anand thriller that gave Bombay its anthem

June 12, 2021 4:59 pm

Starring Dev Anand, Shakila and Waheeda Rehman, Raj Khosla's 1956 film CID is a timeless thriller that could work even today, but with the right embellishments.

From berets to checkered shirts: How Dev Anand's style continues to stay in vogue

September 26, 2020 12:21 pm

Classics never go out of style -- whether a checkered shirt or a crisp white jacket -- and the late actor knew how to ace them all

On Dev Anand's 95th birth anniversary, a look at rare photos of the actor

September 26, 2018 11:51 am

Dev Anand is one of the most loved and revered actors of Hindi cinema, and not without reason. His enigmatic screen presence, his unique sense of fashion and his conventional good looks are few of the many reasons his name still commands such respect and love.

Jackie Shroff talks about his experience shooting the 1983 Hero as a huge Dev Anand fan

June 12, 2017 11:56 am

Jackie Shroff talks about his inspiration Dev Anand and the experience of shooting a film with veteran director, Subhash Ghai at the re-premiere of Khalnayak, one of his classic films. He also says that in Hero, the 1983 film, even his dialogue delivery came out in Dev Anand's style instead of Shatrugan Sinha's which was what Ghai wanted.

Dev Anand fan dedicates a garden in actor’s memory

December 07, 2015 3:18 pm

The garden has been named Sadabhaar Dev Anand Udyan, which means evergreen.

We have paid homage to Dev Anand in 'Tamasha': Ranbir Kapoor

November 15, 2015 2:51 pm

Ranbir Kapoor says he and Imtiaz Ali wanted to pay tribute to yesteryear actor Dev Anand through their upcoming film "Tamasha".

Lata Mangeshkar pays tribute to Dev Anand on birth anniversary

September 27, 2015 8:12 am

On Dev Anand's 92nd birth anniversary, Lata Mangeshkar has paid tribute to the late actor by calling him a honest and humble person.

Deconstructing the classic 'Bombay Noir': Raj Khosla's 'CID'

August 30, 2015 11:26 am

CID is remembered not for its simplistic plot but as the film that launched Waheeda Rahman.


'Afghan Girl' photographer Steve McCurry shares incredible photos of Sridevi, Dev Anand and others

April 29, 2020 10:26 am

American photographer Steve McCurry, best known for his photo "Afghan Girl", took Bollywood buffs on a nostalgia ride as he shared throwback photos of legendary actors like Sridevi, Dev Anand, Rishi Kapoor and Amitabh Bachchan among others.

Hema Malini turns 71: Rare photos of Bollywood's 'Dream Girl'

October 17, 2019 8:33 am

On the occasion of her 71st birthday, we revisit some of Hema Malini's unseen pictures.

Dev Anand's 96th birth anniversary: Rare photos of the Evergreen Star

September 27, 2019 6:57 am

On Dev Anand's 96th birth anniversary, here's remembering the Evergreen Star who lived through his characters until the end.

Remembering Dev Anand: Check out these unseen photos of the original king of romance

December 03, 2017 2:47 pm

Check out the rare photos of Dev Anand on his sixth death anniversary.

On Dev Anand's 94th birth anniversary, here are the legend's unseen pictures

September 26, 2017 2:32 pm

Dev Anand's 94th birth anniversary: Not only did Dev Anand re-define romance with his incredible repertoire in the 50s, he also became the true definition of a 'hero' for Bollywood. Here are some unseen pictures of the legend who has given Bollywood some of its most memorable films.

SRK, Kajol, Aishwarya: Celebs who can play 'yesteryear actors' in biopics

October 18, 2014 12:17 pm

We look at some yesteryear actors whose inspiring and controversial life can be put down to be made a movie.

Dev Anand's 91st birth anniversary: Unseen pics of the evergreen actor

September 26, 2014 4:46 pm

On the 91st birth anniversary of the evergreen Dev Anand - actor, writer, director and producer, we bring to you a special photo album of his rare pictures with friends, contemporaries and fellow actor -actresses.