Mimansa Shekhar

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Arshad Warsi: Wish I had done my homework on Bollywood before entering it

Bollywood actor Arshad Warsi on his character in Fraud Saiyaan, the Hindi film industry and Rohit Shetty directorial Golmaal 5.

Prakash Jha: There is no politics without comedy

Prakash Jha, known for his socio-political dramas, is presenting comedy film Fraud Saiyaan starring Arshad Warsi and Saurabh Shukla. The movie has been produced by his daughter Disha and is set to release on January 18.

Uri makers conduct surgical strike on film piracy, director lauds marketing team

Those who tried to download the pirated copy of Uri: The Surgical received a fake video of the film, to check its piracy. Director Aditya Dhar reveals more about the creative strategy used by its marketing team.

Spiderman Far From Home trailer: Best takeaways

Tom Holland starrer Spider-Man: Far From Home's trailer was released by Marvel Studios leaving fans excited. The sequel to Spider-Man: Homecoming has Nick Fury hijacking Peter Parker's Europe vacation to fight against a new group of villains - the Elementals. The film releases on July 5.

Rajkumar Hirani is a thorough gentleman: Arshad Warsi

Arshad Warsi, who has worked with Rajkumar Hirani in Munna Bhai MBBS and Lage Raho Munna Bhai, responded to the case of sexual assault against the filmmaker. Arshad also spoke on the Me Too movement and future of Munna Bhai 3.

Uri director Aditya Dhar: I knew Vicky was hungry and wanted to prove himself

Aditya Dhar has made his directorial debut in Bollywood with Uri: The Surgical Strike. In an exclusive chat, he talks about making the war drama on a tight budget, casting Vicky Kaushal and why Uri is not a propaganda film.

Shriya Pilgaonkar on bagging Haathi Mere Saathi: Its subject is something I feel strongly about

Shriya Pilgaonkar, who was last seen in Amazon Prime Video's web-series Mirzapur, has replaced Kalki Koechlin in Haathi Mere Saathi. The upcoming adventure film stars Rana Daggubati in the lead role and is being simultaneously shot in Hindi, Tamil and Telugu.

Sonchiriya trailer: The dacoit drama takes us back to the ruthless valley of Chambal

Sonchiriya trailer: While Sushant Singh Rajput dons a rustic avatar, Bhumi Pednekar suits her tough character. The Abhishek Chaubey directorial also stars Ashutosh Rana, Manoj Bajpayee and Ranvir Shorey.

Sleeper hits of 2018: Mulk, Tumbbad, Andhadhun, Raazi and others

2018 was marked by some great content-driven films which might not have opened with great numbers at the box office, but slowly made their way to the hearts of the audience, thus emerging as sleeper hits.

Sohum Shah: Tumbbad releasing in 2018 was beneficial for the film

Sohum Shah, whose Tumbbad emerged as one of the sleeper hits this year, got candid about the film. He also revealed why 2018 was the apt year for its release.

Vicky Kaushal on his 2018: To be at the receiving end of so much love motivates me

Vicky Kaushal had hits like Raazi, Sanju and Manmarziyaan this year. The actor, who was also seen in two Netflix films, talks about the year gone by.

Taapsee Pannu: I’m trying to break prejudices with every film I do

Taapsee Pannu had a good 2018 with hits like Soorma, Mulk and Manmarziyaan. In an exclusive chat with indianexpress.com, the actor sums up her year.

Pankaj Tripathi on his 2018: Now, people think of me for central roles

Pankaj Tripathi was a part of Stree, which is one of the biggest hits of 2018. He also made his Tamil debut with Kaala, apart from starring in Amazon Prime Video's Mirzapur. In an exclusive chat, the actor looks back at the year gone by.

Richa Chadha on her 2018: The year has given me clarity and courage

Richa Chadha was seen in 3 Storeys, Daas Dev and Love Sonia this year. She was also busy with Shakeela, Abhi Toh Party Shuru Hui Hai and Panga, apart from shooting for the next season of Inside Edge.

Dipika Kakar’s Bigg Boss 12 journey

Television actor Dipika Kakar, popularly known for her show Sasural Simar Ka, is one of the five finalists on Bigg Boss 12. Dipika struck a deep bond with Sreesanth inside the house, and fought against all accusations of being fake.

Romil Choudhary’s Bigg Boss 12 journey

Bigg Boss 12 finalist Romil Choudhary had a roller coaster journey on the show. The lawyer from Haryana grabbed eyeballs for his smart play and manipulative moves. He was also given the title of "mastermind" in the house.

Deepak Thakur’s Bigg Boss 12 journey

Singer Deepak Thakur entered the Bigg Boss 12 house with his partner Urvashi Vani, and grabbed eyeballs for his entertaining nature. But soon, he became a troublemaker, picking fights, abusing fellow contestants and plotting against his own friends.

Breakthrough performances of 2018: Gajraj Rao, Rasika Dugal, Jaideep Ahlawat and others

A lot of Bollywood actors have been doing work for several years, just that their breakthrough came in 2018. From Gajraj Rao in Badhaai Ho to Rasika Dugal in Manto, they left a mark in the minds of the audience.

Karanvir Bohra’s Bigg Boss 12 journey

Karavir Bohra aka KV might have been a television heartthrob, but his Bigg Boss 12 stint has left his fans disappointed. While the actor claimed his non-participation was a strategy, many believe he was an escapist.

Biggest weddings of 2018: Deepika-Ranveer, Priyanka-Nick, Sonam-Anand and others

2018 can easily be called the year of tinseltown weddings. From Bollywood to television, over a dozen couples took the vows, some of the biggest names being Deepika Padukone-Ranveer Singh, Priyanka Chopra-Nick Jonas and Sonam Kapoor-Anand Ahuja.