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When Kaifi Azmi's affection for 'Dulhan Pasha' Tanvi Azmi left daughter Shabana Azmi 'insecure': 'Tum mere gulab ke phool ho'

May 10, 2022 9:24 am

On Urdu poet and literature exponent Kaifi Azmi's 20th death anniversary, his daughter-in-law and actor Tanvi Azmi recalls her deep fondness for him that sometimes left his daughter Shabana Azmi insecure.

Halo season 1 review: Shabana Azmi is criminally underused in sci-fi show with Mandalorian hangover

March 25, 2022 6:44 pm

Halo is a disappointment. The generic sci-fi story and world-building, cut-rate visual quality, and mostly bad acting would undo any TV show, but it is particularly depressing in this case as the show had to struggle for years before it made it to the screen.

Shabana Azmi on colour blind casting: 'Actors don't want to be curtailed by their ethnicity

March 18, 2022 9:05 pm

Shabana Azmi believes casting actors from different backgrounds also makes economic sense as the producers get to tap different film markets.

When Javed Akhtar told Shabana Azmi to stop apologising for being successful

March 10, 2022 5:39 pm

Javed Akhtar and Shabana Azmi have been married almost four decades. During an old interview with Simi Garewal, Shabana Azmi had spoken about their marriage, and why she didn't want to adopt children.

Shabana Azmi shares pic of Javed Akhtar's 'cluttered desk', says he uses a food trolley to write on

March 08, 2022 8:57 am

Shabana Azmi took to Instagram and shared a photo of herself working at Javed Akhtar's desk, saying that it was too cluttered.

'My first colour-blind casting in 35 years': Shabana Azmi on her character in Halo, says it's been a struggle for Asian actors

March 03, 2022 9:17 am

Shabana Azmi's character in Halo, called Admiral Margaret Paragonsky, is the director Office of Naval Intelligence. The series releases on March 24, 2022 on Paramount+.

Inside Shibani Dandekar's 'boho mehendi' party, with best buddies and bursts of colour. See new pictures

February 24, 2022 12:45 pm

Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar tied the knot last week, and have been sharing pictures of the festivities.

Shabana Azmi welcomes daughter-in-law Shibani Dandekar, shares a lovely family photo

February 24, 2022 11:23 am

Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar tied the knot on February 19 in Khandala with only close friends and family in attendance.

Hijab row: Javed Akhtar has 'nothing but contempt' for mobs, Shabana Azmi responds to Kangana Ranaut's comments

February 11, 2022 10:58 am

Amid the ongoing unrest in Karnataka over the hijab issue, several Bollywood celebrities such as Javed Akhtar and Kangana Ranaut have offered their opinions.

Ahead of Gehraiyaan, five stellar films that dealt with complex adult relationships

February 10, 2022 8:21 am

Ahead of Deepika Padukone, Siddhant Chaturvedi, Ananya Panday and Dhairya Karwa-starrer Gehraiyaan's release, we revisit these five well-made relationship dramas.


Farhan Akhtar, Tabu, Anil Kapoor and others visit Shabana Azmi at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital

January 19, 2020 8:13 am

Farhan Akhtar, Zoya Akhtar, Tabu, Anil Kapoor, Anil Ambani and Tina Ambani among others visited Shabana Azmi at Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital.

Aamir Khan, Anil Kapoor, Aditi Rao Hydari and others attend Shaukat Kaifi's prayer meet

November 27, 2019 10:36 am

A host of Bollywood personalities were spotted at the prayer meet of Shaukat Kaifi, which was held on Tuesday in Mumbai.

Shabana Azmi turns 69: Rare photos of the veteran actor

September 18, 2019 12:01 pm

Shabana Azmi is celebrating her 69th birthday today. Scroll to see some of her rare photos from the Express Archive.

From Taimur, Yash's day out to Urvashi Rautela at the airport

March 15, 2018 8:24 am

Taimur Ali Khan was spotted on a day out with mommy Kareena Kapoor Khan.

Amitabh Bachchan, Aamir Khan, Hrithik Roshan and Vidya Balan among others ring in Diwali at Javed Akhtar's bash

October 20, 2017 7:22 am

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.

As Shah Rukh Khan, Anushka Sharma catwalk at Mijwan 2017, Kajol, Sridevi, Sushmita Sen come to watch

March 06, 2017 11:13 am

On Sunday night, SRK, Anushka Sharma walked the ramp at Mijwan 2017, organised by Shabana Azmi.

Athiya, Huma, Shabana, Manisha dolled up for the ramp

March 21, 2016 1:45 pm

Bollywood actresses Athiya Shetty, Shabana Azmi, Manisha Koirala and Huma Qureshi walked the ramp for various designers on March 20.

Sonam Kapoor, Shabana Azmi bond at Neerja's success meet

March 02, 2016 3:54 pm

The leading actress of Neerja, Sonam Kapoor looked gorgeous in a white and red suit, so did Shabana who also wore a suit to the success meet of the film.

Sonam Kapoor in Delhi, launches Neerja's biography

February 15, 2016 3:22 pm

Sonam Kapoor was at the launch of Neerja Bhanot's biography in New Delhi. The actress was smart in a red Ferragamo dress.


Juhi believes in race of being 'cool,' people have lost themselves

January 11, 2016 3:09 pm

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.

Teachers are always taken for granted, says Juhi Chawla

January 11, 2016 3:09 pm

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.