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Tuesday, September 28, 2021

Shabana Azmi‏


Shabana Azmi: The most versatile actor in Hindi film industry who should be celebrated even more

September 19, 2021 10:32 am

On Shabana Azmi's 71st birthday, here's revisiting her unique choices which balanced mainstream, as well as indie cinema perfectly.

Shabana Azmi, Arundhati Roy among 1,150 who want 2 Dalit authors, Mahasweta Devi back in DU English syllabus

September 07, 2021 7:02 am

The university has been facing protests over the deletion of Bama and Sukhirtharani, as well as Devi, from the fifth semester English syllabus.

8 titles that are our top picks this weekend

August 29, 2021 9:01 am

Not sure what to watch? For this weekend, we have eight titles that would be worth your time.

'Have never managed to look sultry': Shabana Azmi shares throwback photo

August 06, 2021 4:35 pm

She posted a picture with two co-actors -- can you guess who they are?

Ranveer Singh, Karan Johar pout and pose as they prep for Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani

July 21, 2021 9:52 am

Karan Johar's Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani, starring Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt, will start shooting later this year and will hit the screens early 2022.

Kaali Khuhi is not a propaganda film: Shabana Azmi

October 27, 2020 5:03 pm

Shabana Azmi said she decided to take up Kaali Khuhi as first-time feature film director Terrie Samundra had her heart in the right place.

Mee Raqsam trailer: An inspiring tale of a father-daughter relationship

August 08, 2020 10:00 am

Starring Naseeruddin Shah and Danish Husain in lead characters, Mee Raqsam is presented by Shabana Azmi. It is a tribute to her late father, renowned poet Kaifi Azmi.

Mumbai: Shabana Azmi’s driver booked, overtook vehicle on wrong side, say police

January 20, 2020 2:16 am

Inspector Vishwajeet Kaigade of Khalapur police station said the accused, Amalesh Kamat, had not been arrested yet. According to police, Kamat overtook a vehicle from the wrong side and crashed into the back of a truck on the leftmost lane.

Shabana Azmi hurt in accident

January 19, 2020 10:24 am

Azmi was alone in the car along with the driver, while her husband and poet-lyricist Javed Akhtar was in a different car at the time of the accident.

Shaukat Azmi epitomised the finest qualities of progressive writers and artists

November 26, 2019 10:40 am

Shaukat’s first role was in Ismat Chughtai’s Dhani Bankein, a play on the Hindu-Muslim riots that were tearing the fabric of a newly-independent India. Soon, she got drawn into the country’s most vigorous cultural movement that had the likes of Zohra Sehgal, Uzra Butt, Bhisham Sahni and Prithviraj Kapoor among its stalwarts.


Shabana Azmi turns 70: Rare photos of the Godmother actor

September 18, 2020 2:48 pm

Actor Shabana Azmi is celebrating her 70th birthday today. On the occasion of Shabana's special day, here are some rare photos from the actor's 46-year long journey in the movies.