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Acting is new fulfilment I have found: Swanand Kirkire

Swanand Kirkire, popularly known as a lyricist, writer and playback singer, recently won the National Award in Best Supporting Actor category for his heartwarming performance in Marathi film Chumbak.

Mirza Juuliet movie review: This is not a film, it is a travesty

Mirza Juuliet movie review: This film comes stuffed with the most abominable clichés which are clearly aligned to the power structures in place.


The screen slant

“That you cannot call a ‘cut’ and get another take, in case of a mistake, is one of the biggest differences between theatre and cinema,” says Himanshu Kohli.

Tales from France

Films from an online French film festival are now available for free viewing in India.

Crazy Cukkad Family’s lead actor Swanand Kirkire on switch from singing to acting

For Kirkire, acting is just another avenue for his story telling abilities.

Swanand Kirkire plays the central character in Crazy Cukkad Family

Lyricist Swanand Kirkire who has penned few lyrics in PK, will be playing the lead in Crazy Cukkad Family


Jack of all Arts

Little do people know that Swanand Kirkire started his career as an associate director. Apart from making his mark as a renowned lyricist, he has also dabbled in playback singing and dialogue writing. The versatile artiste talks about his passion for writing, the arts and his journey, so far

The poetic doyen

With a plethora of songs in his kitty and four different acting assignments in hand, Swanand Kirkire is a happy man. The lyricist talks about his journey in Bollywood, future projects and what went into the making of the songs for Bobby Jasoos

Swanand Kirkire says due royalties should be paid to creators of a content

Lyricist Swanand Kirkire believes that the government and music fraternity must reform the Indian Performing Right Society.

20th Annual Life OK Screen Awards/ Winners

Best  Lyrics Swanand Kirkire, Maanjha (Kai Po Che) When it comes conveying pathos and inspiration, there doesn’t seem to be a better candidate from the newer generation of wordsmiths than Swanand Kirkire. The multifacted lyricist (he is also a writer) has won two National awards for lyrics with songs like Bandhe mein tha dum (Lage […]