Kapur said how the intellectuals made him feel "small" and "insignificant" and only acknowledged him after his films were successful. "Then suddenly embraced me after my films. I still fear them. Their embrace is like a bite of snake."
The show interweaves the lives of vividly drawn characters against the backdrop of the opium wars involving the countries India, China and America. The team is in the process of lining up a lead writer.
The elderly woman, who earns a living selling tea outside a bank in Madhya Pradesh, has got everyone talking on Twitter after film-maker Shekhar Kapur shared her story. Many are motivated by her resilience and outlook in life and have expressed a desire to meet and help her.
With perfectly crafted storyline, stellar performances, melodious songs and stars that must have been perfectly aligned, Shekhar Kapur gave us Mr India, a film that will be treasured for generations to come.
Director Shekhar Kapur has signed up to co-write and direct a biopic on iconic star, Bruce Lee. The first draft script of the film titled Little Dragon was written by Bruce Lee's daughter, Shannon Lee.
Aarushi Talwar murder case verdict: Vishal Bhardwaj who wrote the script of Meghna Gulzar durectorial Talvar said that he is overwhelmed and relieved to hear of the Talwars' acquittal and this has strengthened his faith in the Indian judicial system.
Rajkummar Rao's 'Newton' is India's latest entry to Oscars in the Best Foreign Language Film category. The trend was started in independent India in 1957 with Mehboob Khan directorial 'Mother India'. Over the years, there have been only three films that have actually made to the final Oscar nominations list. Scroll through for a list of top movies that were submitted to Oscars by India.