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Escaype Live review: New Hotstar show is a bottom-of-the-barrel slog that talks down to its audience

May 20, 2022 8:59 am

Escaype Live review: Hotstar's latest original series wants to be edgy and topical, but is too dumbed-down for the kind of social commentary that it wants to make.

Siddharth says a non-Hindi speaking character is made 'a caricature' in films: 'Mehmood and Mithun Chakraborty's portrayals were strange, look odd'

May 18, 2022 8:35 am

Siddharth, who's set to appear in Disney+ Hotstar's Escaype Live, spoke about the way non-Hindi speaking characters were normally shown as caricatures in Hindi cinema.

'Why is no Bollywood film pan-Indian?': Siddharth on 'othering' of non-Hindi films

May 04, 2022 8:59 am

Siddharth said the term 'pan-India' films needs to go, as every movie made in the country is an Indian film. He called out those who term him a 'south actor'.

Streaming in May 2022: Thar, Stranger Things S4, Modern Love Mumbai and more

May 01, 2022 8:30 am

This month, there's a decent bit of offering on streaming -- with our top picks being Stranger Things Season 4, Thar, Modern Love Mumbai among other titles.

Chennai police summons actor Siddharth over controversial tweet on Saina Nehwal

January 21, 2022 11:48 am

🔴 Chennai Police Commissioner Shankar Jiwal said two complaints had been received regarding Siddharth's tweet, following which the actor had been summoned.

Hyderabad police book actor Siddharth for tweet against Saina Nehwal

January 12, 2022 9:42 pm

Saina Nehwal on Wednesday said she is happy that Siddharth issued a public apology for his unsavoury remarks on her after she raised concerns about Prime Minister Narendra Modi's security breach recently.

'God bless him': Sania Nehwal on actor Siddharth's apology

January 12, 2022 2:56 pm

Saina is in the second round of the India Open after her opponent, Tereza Svabikova, retired hurt midway through the contest on Wednesday.

Saina Nehwal reacts to Siddharth's apology for controversial tweet: 'He shouldn't target a woman like that'

January 13, 2022 8:30 am

Actor Siddharth offered an apology to badminton player Saina Nehwal, after being criticised for a tweet which was perceived as being sexist.

NCW writes to TN DGP seeking action against actor Siddharth over tweet against news anchor

January 11, 2022 10:45 pm

Saying that the tweet was “offensive, unethical’’ and showed disrespect towards women, the NCW said in a statement said that it has taken suo motu cognisance of the matter.

Saina Nehwal reacts as paparazzo boycotts Siddharth, her father demands apology from actor

January 11, 2022 11:12 am

Saina Nehwal's husband and shuttler Parupalli Kashyap, and father condemned the "derogatory" tweet by actor Siddharth and demanded an apology from him.


Parineeti, Sidharth, Katrina, SRK: These are the most stylish Indian celebrities

March 21, 2016 6:29 pm

From SRK to Katrina Kaif, Siddharth Malhotra to Parineeti Chopra, here are the winners of the Most Stylish Awards 2016.

Aamir, Siddharth, Sharman: Rang De Basanti reunion after 10 years

January 26, 2016 1:55 pm

Aamir Khan starrer Rang De Basanti has completed a decade. Aamir, along with Siddharth and Sharman Joshi were present at the launch of a documentary. Waheeda Rehman, Ganesh Acharya, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra were also in attendance.


My work speaks about love for India, says 'misunderstood' Aamir

January 26, 2016 3:27 pm

New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): Recently in an event, Bollywood actor Aamir Khan said that his 'controversial' remark on intolerance was totally misunderstood and, therefore, it is quite natural for people to react in such a way.He also blamed media for spreading misguided statement that he and Kiran want to leave the country because it is intolerant, whereas he has never said anything like that.To support his statement, Aamir asked people to take a look on the kind of work he has done in his career.The actor also insisted that for him it was impossible to pass any such statement about a country for he belongs to the family of great freedom fighter Maulana Abdul Kalam Azad.Adding to the comment of Aamir Khan, director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra said that the word 'intolerance' has become a fashion.Aamir and Rakeysh were seen celebrating the 10-year journey of their 2006 film, 'Rang De Basanti.' To mark the occasion, the entire cast of the film, Aamir , Sharman Joshi, Atul Kulkarni, Siddharth and Waheeda Rehman along with Rakeysh and producer Ronnie Screwvala, launched a book which includes the screenplay, lyrics, story board and anecdotes from the film along with some exclusive interviews of AR Rahman, Aamir and Prasoon Joshi.

'Rang De Basanti' completes a decade, star-cast reunite to celebrate

January 26, 2016 2:56 pm

New Delhi, Jan 26 (ANI): Directed by Rakeysh Om Prakash Mehra, youth iconic film 'Rang De Basanti' has completed 10 years of its release. To mark the occasion, the cast of the film, Aamir Khan, Sharman Joshi, Atul Kulkarni, Siddharth and Waheeda Rehman along with Rakeysh and producer Ronnie Screwvala, launched a book which includes screenplay, lyrics, story board and anecdotes from the film along with some exclusive interviews of A R Rahman, Aamir and Prasoon Joshi. The cast also spoke about some memories related to the shoot of the film and how special the movie has remained for each one of them. Giving an example of an incident, Siddharth expressed how unhappy he was that his role in the film influenced youngsters to smoke. As the film completed 10 years of its release, the star cast, including Aamir, Sharman and Siddharth danced to the tune of popular 'Pathshala' song along with choreographer Ganesh Acharya. The film, which speaks about the contemporary showcase of the Indian history, over the period of 10 years, has become a cult in history of Indian cinema.