Monday, Nov 28, 2022

Ramesh Sippy


A millennial watches Ramesh Sippy's Seeta Aur Geeta: A story of identical twins which is laugh-out-loud funny

January 24, 2022 8:45 am

On Ramesh Sippy's birthday today, a millennial watches one of his gems, Seeta Aur Geeta, starring Hema Malini, Dharmendra, Sanjeev Kumar and Manorma in the lead roles.

When Ramesh Sippy pulled off the biggest casting coup in Hindi cinema, brought together Dilip Kumar-Amitabh Bachchan

January 24, 2022 8:51 am

Even 40 years later, Shakti finds itself in the pages of cinema’s history for bringing together Amitabh Bachchan and Dilip Kumar, and it was all thanks to Ramesh Sippy.

KBC 13: Hema Malini and Ramesh Sippy reveal how they prepared for the Amitabh Bachchan-hosted show

October 15, 2021 7:26 pm

During the episode, Amitabh Bachchan will also be sharing some interesting anecdotes from the shoot of Sholay, and how the film went on to become a classic.

Amitabh Bachchan says Dharmendra will beat him up for revealing this Sholay story on KBC 13, Hema Malini agrees

October 13, 2021 2:56 pm

KBC 13 will host a Sholay special episode where host Amitabh Bachchan will be joined by Hema Malini and Ramesh Sippy. The actors will reveal interesting stories about the iconic film.

'Original emoji queen': Netizens hail Manorama's facial expressions in 'Seeta Aur Geeta'

August 02, 2021 10:32 am

Referring to a compilation of her expressions from the film, netizens are saying she was the 'founder of emojis' and this is what emoticons looked like before the age of social media.

Vishal Bhardwaj: Censor board is deaf

November 24, 2018 6:04 pm

Vishal Bhardwaj believes the Central Board of Films Certification pays no heed to the concerns of filmmakers. He feels that they turn a deaf ear to the filmmakers.

When family drama wasn't a bad word on television, Ramesh Sippy's Buniyaad brought families together

January 23, 2018 6:30 am

Ramesh Sippy's Buniyaad started in 1986 on Doordarshan and told the story of a family that was enriched with colourful characters.

Ramesh Sippy's advice to young actors: Not everybody can succeed, not everybody will reach the top

March 17, 2017 1:36 pm

Ramesh Sippy has set out to pen his experiences in a book and is hoping it will hold the people's interest.

Southern filmdom, Bollywood together can achieve more: Ramesh Sippy

January 25, 2016 4:37 pm

Ramesh Sippy believes if Bollywood and southern filmdom join hands, they can achieve greater results.

'Sholay' never had poor opening: Ramesh Sippy

August 16, 2015 1:52 pm

Ramesh Sippy denied reports that his blockbuster film "Sholay" had a lackluster collection at the box-office for the first two weeks.


Divya Dutta, Rithvik Dhanjani, Asha Negi at 'Chalk N' Duster' special screening

January 21, 2016 1:39 pm

Divya Dutta, who has featured in Chalk N' Duster, was at the special screening of her film at Lighthouse, Mumbai along with Rithvik Dhanjani, Asha Negi, Samir Soni, Aarya Babbar and Manish Raisinghan.

40 years of 'Sholay': Ramesh Sippy celebrates with son Rohan

August 14, 2015 12:23 pm

Filmmaker Ramesh Sippy, who directed the cult classic 'Sholay', celebrated 40 years of the film at a special function in Mumbai on Thursday (August 13).

Varun, Rekha watch Ramesh Sippy’s ‘Sonali Cable’

October 16, 2014 1:40 pm

Ramesh and Rohan Sippy’s latest production, ‘Sonali Cable’ saw a host of celebrities on Wednesday (October 15), including Rekha, Ranbir Kapoor and Rhea Chakraborty.