Monday, Feb 06, 2023

Farida Jalal

Farida Jalal is an iconic actor in the entertainment industry active since the year 1963. Having acted in over 200 movies, she is certainly one of the most respectable and supreme actors in Bollywood. Known primarily for her work in the Hindi cinema, she has also acted in Telugu, Tamil, and English-language films. She is widely remembered for her roles in Paras, Henna, and Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, all of which fetched her the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress. She became a household name after portraying strong characters in the 1990s and the early 2000s. She has also won the Filmfare Critics Award for Best Performance for her role in Mammo in 1994. She won the Best Actress Award at 2012 Harlem International Film Festival for her role in A Gran Plan. Moreover, she has also done popular roles on television in shows like Yeh Jo Hai Zindagi, Shararat, and Ammaji Ki Galli.


Mehram actor Farida Jalal: Today's films lack soul

August 24, 2018 2:09 pm

Farida Jalal on ZEE5 movie Mehram, the changes in the Hindi film industry, and how the soul is missing in films these days.

Farida ji is a brilliant actress: Kulbhushan Kharbanda

April 01, 2016 7:45 pm

Kulbhushan Kharbanda, who has teamed with Farida Jalal after a long time for YRF's short movie "Scandal Point", says she is a brilliant actress.

Shooting short film high point in my career: Farida Jalal

April 01, 2016 6:50 pm

Farida Jalal considers working on an online short movie a high point as it gave a chance to do something trendy.

Watch: Farida Jalal romances Kulbhushan Kharbanda in new short film

March 29, 2016 6:39 pm

Veteran actors Farida Jalal and Kulbhushan Kharbanda have teamed up for director Ankur Tewari's new short film "Scandal Point", a part of Y-Films' anthology "Love Shots".

Sad that roles are not written for me anymore: Farida Jalal

March 08, 2016 12:52 pm

Veteran actress Farida Jalal feels there are no characters written for her in the current era of feature films.

Farida Jalal not happy with just grandmother roles on-screen

November 30, 2014 6:16 pm

Farida says she was always bracketed in the role of a mother and now a grandmother in films and that is the worst thing that can ever happen to any actor.

Shah Rukh Khan's 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' to release in Peru

November 07, 2013 4:03 pm

Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol's iconic film 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' is all set to release in Peru.

Suhaib Ilyasi making film on 'misuse' of section 498A

June 12, 2011 3:22 pm

The director is planning a film on the alleged 'misuse' of section of 498A by women against their in-laws.


August 27, 2010 4:09 pm

There is a time in your life when everything is going as it should. You’ve got the girl.


Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation Awards 2018: Manisha Koirala, Konkona Sensharma and Farida Jalal win big

April 30, 2018 12:33 pm

Manisha Koirala, Konkona Sensharma, Armaan Malik, Neeti Mohan, Farida Jalal, Amit Sadh and Manish Paul among others were honoured at the Dadasaheb Phalke Film Foundation Awards 2018 held on April 29 in Mumbai.

Shammi funeral: Farah Khan, Asha Parekh, Farida Jalal and Boman Irani pay their last respects

March 06, 2018 4:08 pm

Veteran actor Shammi passed away on Tuesday morning after suffering from prolonged illness. The last rites of the actor were performed in Mumbai on Tuesday afternoon.

20 years of SRK, Kajol's 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge': Let's relive the moments with Raj and Simran

October 20, 2015 1:21 pm

Yesterday marked 20 years of YRF's cult classic 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' (DDLJ), starring Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol. Let's relive the movie again with its Raj and Simran.