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Zero director Aanand L Rai: Needed somebody as strong as Shah Rukh Khan to play this role
Thu, Sep 20, 2018

Aanand L Rai's upcoming directorial Zero has Shah Rukh Khan playing a vertically challenged man. Aanand, in a candid chat, shared that an actor as self-assured as SRK was needed to do such a role. Zero also stars Anushka Sharma and Katrina Kaif.

Shraddha Kapoor: Shahid Kapoor has got a side which is completely bonkers
Thu, Sep 20, 2018

Shraddha Kapoor, who is riding high on the success of Stree, is ready with her next film, Batti Gul Meter Chalu. It is based on the issue of inflated electricity bills and also stars Shahid Kapoor. In an exclusive chat, Shraddha spoke about reuniting with Shahid.

Abhishek Bachchan on Aaradhya seeing her parents together in Gulab Jamun: She’ll be fine
Wed, Sep 19, 2018

After playing Robbie in Manmarziyaan, Abhishek Bachchan is now looking forward to his next film titled Gulab Jamun, opposite wife Aishwarya Rai Bachchan. In an exclusive chat, he spoke about how his daughter Aaradhya would react to seeing her parents onscreen.

Shahid Kapoor: Films dealing with issues from heartland of the country reach out to a wider audience
Wed, Sep 19, 2018

Shahid Kapoor's latest film Batti Gul Meter Chalu deals with the issue of inflated electricity bills. In a candid chat, Shahid talks about doing issue-based films and reuniting with Shraddha Kapoor after Haider, in this Shree Narayan Singh directorial.

Manmarziyaan writer Kanika Dhillon: Love is the biggest curse of this generation
Wed, Sep 19, 2018

Kanika Dhillon, who has written Manmarziyaan, gets candid about working with Anurag Kashyap and how actors Abhishek Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu and Vicky Kaushal infused life into her characters. She has also written Mental Hai Kya and Kedarnath.

Manmarziyaan producer Aanand L Rai: Abhishek, Taapsee and Vicky are the strength of the film
Fri, Sep 14, 2018

Aanand L Rai has donned the producer's role for Manmarziyaan which has been directed by Anurag Kashyap, and stars Abhishek Bachchan, Taapsee Pannu and Vicky Kaushal. In a candid chat, Aanand revealed how the film came to him three years back, and he waiting for the right actors to come on board.

Manmarziyaan at TIFF: Abhishek, Vicky and Taapsee attend its international premiere in Toronto
Wed, Sep 12, 2018

Anurag Kashyap directorial Manmarziyaan, also know as Husband Material opened to a warm response at the Toronto International Film Festival 2018 (TIFF). Its lead actors Abhishek Bachchan, Vicky Kaushal and Taapsee Pannu also joined Anurag for its grand premiere.

Manmarziyaan actor Taapsee Pannu: Rumi will help women see life beyond ‘log kya kahenge’
Wed, Sep 12, 2018

Taapsee Pannu's character of Rumi is a carefree Punjabi girl in Anurag Kashyap directorial Manmarziyaan. Taapsee got candid about working with Kashyap, Abhishek Bachchan and Vicky Kaushal.

Manmarziyaan actors Vicky, Taapsee cannot hold their happiness after receiving Big B’s handwritten letter
Tue, Sep 11, 2018

Amitabh Bachchan has sent out his customary handwritten congratulatory letters, this time to Vicky Kaushal and Taapsee Pannu lauding their work in Manmarziyaan. The Anurag Kashyap film also stars Big B's son Abhishek Bachchan.

Vicky Kaushal: Manmarziyaan’s Vicky Sandhu is my alter ego
Tue, Sep 11, 2018

Actor Vicky Kaushal says his character in Manmarziyaan lives life to the fullest. The actor revealed it was director Anurag Kashyap who pushed him to bring out his flamboyant side in the film, which also stars Abhishek Bachchan and Taapsee Pannu.

Abhishek Bachchan: Manmarziyaan can become the quintessential love story of this generation
Tue, Sep 11, 2018

Abhishek Bachchan plays a Sardar guy named Robbie in Manmarziyaan. It is the first time he is working with director Anurag Kashyap along with co-actors Vicky Kaushal and Taapsee Pannu. In an exclusive chat, he shared how it was being on a Kashyap's film set.

Flora Saini on playing the ghost in Stree: I believe the film chose me
Sat, Sep 08, 2018

Stree is receiving a lot of audience appreciation. But one actor many want to know about is Flora Saini aka Asha, who played the ghost in the horror comedy.

Anubhav Sinha: Mulk’s success shows the maturity of our country
Mon, Aug 27, 2018

In an exclusive chat with indianexpress.com, director Anubhav Sinha decodes the success of Mulk, starring Taapsee Pannu, Rishi Kapoor, Ashutosh Rana, Manoj Pahwa, Neena Gupta, Rajat Kapoor, Kumud Mishra and Prachee Shah Pandya.

Rakshabandhan 2018: Lesser-known siblings of Bollywood actors
Sun, Aug 26, 2018

Rakshabandhan 2018: While most of the siblings of Bollywood actors are known, a lot of them prefer to keep away from the limelight. Here is a list of some lesser known brothers and sisters of our B-town stars.

20 years of Hip Hip Hurray: Serial combined honest storytelling and pure onscreen chemistry, says director Nupur Asthana
Tue, Aug 21, 2018

Hip Hip Hurray, which began airing in 1998, completes 20 years. The Zee TV show has acquired a cult status over the decades. Its original cast and director Nupur Asthana reveals why the show was ahead of its times.

Badshah on his debut album ONE: I’ve lived with the album for so long, I started to believe it is alive
Fri, Aug 17, 2018

Bollywood rapper Badshah, known for songs like "Kala Chashma", "Kar Gayi Chull" and "Tareefan", has released his debut album O.N.E. Its first track "Heartless" is already trending. In an exclusive chat, Badshah revealed why it took him so long to release his solo album.

Batti Gul Meter Chalu song Gold Tamba: Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor number will slowly grow on you
Fri, Aug 17, 2018

The first song of Batti Gul Meter Chalu titled 'Gold Tamba', features Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor. The track is peppy despite some weird lyrics. The Shree Narayan Singh directorial also stars Divyenndu Sharma and Yami Gautam. It will release on September 21.

Manoj Bajpayee: Satyameva Jayate’s story grabbed me by my collar
Tue, Aug 14, 2018

Manoj Bajpayee, who was seen in Aiyaary and Baaghi 2 this year, is happy to do Satyameva Jayate. He thinks it is a true commercial, massy entertainer. Satyameva Jayate is directed by Milap Milan Zaveri and also stars John Abraham.

Akshay Kumar on playing Tapan Das in Gold: It wasn’t a tough task
Tue, Aug 14, 2018

Akshay Kumar's latest film Gold is a sports drama tracing the true events that lead to free India winning its first Olympic gold medal. In an exclusive chat, Akshay talks about playing a Bengali man.

Mouni Roy: Gold is an important, relevant film
Tue, Aug 14, 2018

Mouni Roy, better known for her hit TV show Naagin, is making her big Bollywood debut opposite Akshay Kumar in Gold. Directed by Reema Kagti, the film is based on true events that lead to India winning its first Olympic gold medal as a free nation.