Mimansa Shekhar

Mimansa Shekhar is a Copy Editor at Indian Express Online and has been working with the entertainment section since August 2016 from New Delhi. She writes articles, features and opinions, along with doing celebrity interviews in both text and video formats. Her interests include films, web shows, and video production. She has previously worked with Times Internet and ANI, and is an alumnus of MCRC, Jamia Millia Islamia University, and DCAC, Delhi University.

Articles By Mimansa Shekhar

First of Many: Shahid Kapoor revisits Ishq Vishk

This week's 'First of Many' features Shahid Kapoor. In the eleventh edition of our exclusive series, the actor, who was recently seen in Kabir Singh, talks about his debut film, Ishq Vishk.

Every battle that I have fought has been quite draining: Kangana Ranaut

Judgementall Hai Kya actor Kangana Ranaut on her various battles and what keeps her going.

Jimmy Sheirgill: Nothing wrong in playing small-town characters

Jimmy Sheirgill on comparisons drawn between his upcoming film Family of Thakurganj and Saheb, Biwi Aur Gangster, and playing small-town characters.

Saurabh Shukla: Actors get stuck in generalisation a lot of times

Saurabh Shukla on playing the antagonist in Family of Thakurganj and depiction of female characters in crime dramas.

First of Many: Mohit Raina revisits Antariksh

This week's 'First of Many' features Mohit Raina. In the tenth edition of our exclusive series, the Kaafir actor talks about his first acting project, TV show Antariksh.

Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub: If an actor is not socially aware, then he isn’t an actor at all

Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub's portrayal of Dalit leader Nishad in Anubhav Sinha's Article 15 has been lauded by the audience and critics alike. In a candid chat, Zeeshan shares why being socially aware is important for an actor.

Super 30 movie quick review

Super 30 movie quick review: Super 30, starring Hrithik Roshan as mathematician Anand Kumar, is impressive. The biographical drama does justice to Anand's real-life story and also presents us with a bunch of 30 amazing young actors who play Hrithik's students.

Saand Ki Aankh teaser: Taapsee and Bhumi are ready to hit the bull’s eye

Saand Ki Aankh teaser: Bhumi Pednekar as Chandro Tomar and Taapsee Pannu as Prakashi Tomar present the unsung story of the two sharpshooters who began their journey in their 60s.

First of Many: Satish Kaushik revisits Chakra

This week's 'First of Many' features Satish Kaushik. In the ninth edition of our exclusive series, the Bharat actor talks about his first film, Chakra.

People will remember Super 30 for a long time: Anand Kumar

Mathematician Anand Kumar on Hrithik Roshan's preparation for Super 30 and why telling this story is important. Super 30 releases on July 12.

Kevin Feige on future of Marvel, acquiring X-Men and MCU’s first Asian superhero

Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige said he wants MCU films to reflect audiences all over the globe who are waiting in line to see the movies.

Swara Bhasker, Divya Dutta and Surekha Sikri to star in Sheer Khurma

Director Faraz Arif Ansari has roped in Surekha Sikri, Divya Dutta and Swara Bhasker as the main leads for his next project Sheer Khurma. The queer film will also star Kalyanee Mulay, Elena Roxana Maria Fernandes and Jitin Gulati in supporting roles.

Here’s how Bollywood newcomers have fared this year so far

2019 has so far seen several newbies entering Bollywood. Here is a look at all the actors who made their big debut and how their films fared.

First of Many: Pankaj Tripathi revisits Run

This week's 'First of Many' features Pankaj Tripathi. In the eighth edition of our exclusive series, the Super 30 actor talks about his first film, Run.

Article 15 wouldn’t be a winner if it wasn’t for its powerful supporting cast

Anubhav Sinha's Article 15 had some well etched out supporting characters, played by actors like Manoj Pahwa, Kumud Mishra, Sayani Gupta and Mohammed Zeeshan Ayyub, who manage to leave an imprint on our minds.

First of Many: Neena Gupta revisits Aadharshila

This week's 'First of Many' features Neena Gupta. In the seventh edition of our exclusive series, the actor talks about her debut film, Aadharshila.

Anupria Goenka joins Hrithik Roshan-Tiger Shroff’s action film

Anupria Goenka, who has appeared in blockbusters like Padmaavat and Tiger Zinda Hai, has signed her next film, the untitled action drama starring Hrithik Roshan and Tiger Shroff.

Diljit Dosanjh: A good Punjabi film is better than a Hindi film with a bad script

Diljit Dosanjh is geared up for the release of his latest Punjabi film, Shadaa, also starring Neeru Bajwa. The actor-singer gets candid about hopping between Bollywood and regional cinema and his female fan following.

Kiara Advani: Arjun Reddy worked because it had mass appeal

Kiara Advani plays the female lead Preeti in Kabir Singh, which is a remake of the Telugu blockbuster Arjun Reddy. The Hindi remake also stars Shahid Kapoor and has been directed by Sandeep Vanga.

Arjun Patiala: Diljit, Kriti and Varun give us a funny and honest trailer

Arjun Patiala trailer was released by its makers today. The rom-com starring Diljit Dosanjh, Kriti Sanon and Varun Sharma promises to take us on a roller coaster ride of humour, romance and thrill. The Rohit Jugraj directorial releases on July 26