Shabana Azmi on Friday said she and her husband, Javed Akhtar, have decided not to attend Kaifi Azmi's birth centenary celebrations in Karachi in the wake of Pulwama terror attack. The couple was invited to Pakistan by the Karachi Arts Council for a two-day event.
Soorma screening: The makers hosted a special screening of the biopic in Mumbai. In attendance were celebrities from both Bollywood and sports fraternity. Sachin Tendulkar attended the screening along with wife Anjali Tendulkar and daughter Sara Tendulkar.
This is not the first time that Shabana Azmi has criticised item songs. At a panel discussion two years ago, the actor came down heavily on these song sequences, particularly the Kareena Kapoor number "Fevicol Se" from Dabangg 2.
PadMan challenge: While we have already seen a few celebrities posing with a sanitary pad to promote R Balki’s social drama, Deepika Padukone, Aditi Rao Hydari Arjun Kapoor, Swara Bhaskar too shared a post.
When Bollywood celebrities step out to celebrate, they make sure it looks like the best time ever. At Javed Akhtar's Diwali bash, celebrities came dressed in their finest and with attendees like Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Amitabh Bachchan, Shilpa Shetty, Vidya Balan and many others, this Diwali party was stars galore.
Veteran actress Shaban Azmi was spotted with daughter-in-law Adhuna Akhtar at the screening of her latest film 'Neerja'. Adhuna was married to actor Farhan Akhtar and the couple recently announced their divorce.
Audiences have been waiting eagerly for Aishwarya Rai Bachchan's comeback film, 'Jazbaa' to hit theatres and finally it releases today and a special screening was held of the Sanjay Gupta directorial venture on Thursday (October 8) in Mumbai. The former beauty queen, who plays a criminal advocate in Jazbaa, was no doubt the star attraction of the evening as she watched the film along with her mother Brindya Rai and mother-in-law, Jaya Bachchan. Hubby Abhishek and daughter Aaradhya were missing at the screening.
New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Bollywood actress Juhi Chawla believes that because of changes in the education system, people are losing their identity. The actress says that whether it is education or language, people are more interested to adopt western methods rather than enhancing their own. Juhi also said that it is important for people to understand that education is just not about information, books and rote learning, but about promoting their child's interest. Juhi will be seen in an upcoming film, Chalk n Duster. The film highlights the problems that teachers and students have to deal with, amidst the changing education system.Directed by Jayant Gilatar, the film is scheduled to release on 15 January 2016.
New Delhi, Jan 11 (ANI): Bollywood actress Juhi Chawla believes that though half of our lives are spent with teachers, we fail to respect them for their job.Juhi says that she never understood a teacher the way she does now after reading the script of her upcoming film 'Chalk Duster.'Juhi added that because she belongs to the entertainment industry, she feels responsible to keep the audiences entertained, however, if the film carries a subtle social message then it is an added incentive to act in the film.Chalk n Duster is an upcoming Bollywood flick which highlights the problems that teachers and students have to deal with, amidst the changing education system.Directed by Jayant Gilatar, the film is scheduled to release on January 15 2016.