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Sana Farzeen


Sana Farzeen

Sana Farzeen is a copy editor at Indian Express Online and has been working with the Entertainment section since July 2017. Based in Mumbai, she has been covering television and OTT for and also stepping in for Bollywood assignments when needed. Apart from writing articles, features and opinions, she enjoys interviewing celebrities. An alumna of Calcutta University, Sana has previously worked with Times Group and Tellychakkar.

What Arunita Kanjilal told Pawandeep Rajan after he won Indian Idol 12
Wed, Aug 18, 2021

Indian Idol 12 winner Pawandeep Rajan talks about his winning moment, why it's bittersweet for him and what best friend Arunita Kanjilal told him post the announcement.

Aditya Narayan on Indian Idol 12, facing trolls: ‘They weren’t even born when I started working’
Tue, Aug 17, 2021

Indian Idol 12 host Aditya Narayan talks the show receiving criticism and why he fought for it. The show ended on Sunday with Pawandeep Rajan as the winner and Arunita Kanjilal and Sayli Kamble as the runners-up.

Indian Idol 12 winner is Pawandeep Rajan, takes home Rs 25 lakh, a car and trophy
Mon, Aug 16, 2021

Indian Idol 12 winner is Pawandeep Rajan. The talented singer won the 12-hour grand finale of the show on Sunday with Arunita Kanjilal and Sayli Kamble as runners-up.

Urfi Javed evicted from Bigg Boss OTT
Sun, Aug 15, 2021

Urfi Javed became the first contestant to be evicted from Bigg Boss OTT hosted by Karan Johar. She was nominated along with Raqesh Bapat and Shamita Shetty.

Urfi Javed: No strategies ever work on Bigg Boss
Sat, Aug 14, 2021

Before entering Bigg Boss OTT, Urfi Javed spoke to about what one can expect from her in the show.

Indian Idol 12’s Sayli Kamble: Will be leaving a piece of my heart with all my co-contestants
Sat, Aug 14, 2021

Ahead of Indian Idol 12's grand finale, Sayli Kamble talks about her journey on the show, aspirations and her love for her co-contestants.

Raqesh Bapat on finding love again on Bigg Boss OTT: ‘Never say never’
Sat, Aug 14, 2021

Before entering Bigg Boss OTT, Raqesh Bapat spoke about his strategy on the show and how he wants to showcase aspects of his personality that people have not seen before.

Indian Idol 12’s Nihal Tauro on language barrier: ‘Learnt Hindi watching Doraemon and Shin-chan’
Sat, Aug 14, 2021

Ahead of Indian Idol 12 finale, Nihal Tauro looks back at his journey on the show, shares his favourite performances and also reveals the secret of his fluent Hindi while singing.

Indian Idol 12’s Arunita Kanjilal on alleged romance with Pawandeep Rajan: ‘We are very close friends’
Fri, Aug 13, 2021

Ahead of Indian Idol 12 finale, Arunita Kanjilal talks about her journey on the show, her love for music and sets the record straight on her relationship with Pawandeep Rajan.

Bade Achhe Lagte Hain 2 promo: Nakuul Mehta, Disha Parmar discuss reasons for being single after 30
Fri, Aug 13, 2021

Nakuul Mehta and Disha Parmar will play the new age Ram and Priya in Bade Achhe Lagte Hai 2. This is their second project after Pyaar Ka Dard Hai.

Divya Agarwal: It will be really difficult for people to break me in Bigg Boss OTT
Thu, Aug 12, 2021

Bigg Boss OTT contestant Divya Agarwal talks about being her experience of working in another captive reality show, how she has changed since then and boyfriend Varun Sood.

Salman Khan is on the agenda for Indian Idol 12’s Mohd Danish: ‘It’s my dream’
Thu, Aug 12, 2021

Ahead of Indian Idol 12's grand finale, Mohammad Danish talks about his journey, debuting with Himesh Reshammiya and his long standing dream to sing for Salman Khan.

Badshah, Aastha Gill collaborate with Sahdev Dirdo on Bachpan Ka Pyaar, gets 5 lakh views within minutes
Thu, Aug 12, 2021

Sahdev Dirdo's viral song "Bachpan Ka Pyaar" inspired Badshah to create a single on it. The music video also features Aastha Gill and Rico.

Pratik Sehajpal calls himself ‘extreme’, promises he ‘will never fake romance on Bigg Boss OTT’
Wed, Aug 11, 2021

Contestant Pratik Sehajpal created quite a furore on the first day of Bigg Boss OTT. From calling himself 'bold and crazy' to hopes of starring in a Dharma film, here's what he said before entering the show.

Indian Idol 12’s Shanmukhapriya on facing intense trolling: ‘Everyone has the right to an opinion’
Tue, Aug 10, 2021

Indian Idol 12 contestant Shanmukhapriya has been at the receiving end of much criticism during the season. The singer, however, points out how she has got a lot of love too. 'My Instagram followers are up from 2,000 to 280K,' she says.

‘One life lesson Shah Rukh Khan taught me’: Chitrashi Rawat speaks up as Chak De India turns 14
Wed, Aug 11, 2021

As Chak De! India turns 14, Chitrashi Rawat aka Komal Chautala talks about the film, working with Shah Rukh Khan and how the film's title song has became sports anthem of the country.

When a fan told Avika Gor he was ashamed to watch Balika Vadhu with his family
Tue, Aug 10, 2021

The original Anandi from Balika Vadhu, Avika Gor recalls her time with the show and shares fan experiences that left an impact on her.

Bigg Boss OTT contestants’ report card: From Shamita Shetty to Pratik Sehajpal, how they fared
Tue, Aug 10, 2021

Bigg Boss OTT began on Sunday and here we are with the first impressions of the 13 men and women who have entered the Karan Johar-hosted show.

Indian Idol 12 contestant Pawandeep Rajan on alleged romance with Arunita Kanjilal: ‘There is nothing between us’
Wed, Aug 11, 2021

Ahead of Indian Idol 12 finale, Pawandeep Rajan talks about his journey, relationship status with Arunita Kanjilal and who he thinks will be crowned the winner on August 15.

Bigg Boss OTT contestant Akshara Singh: Want to prove Bhojpuri films are not only about lehenga-choli
Tue, Aug 10, 2021

Bhojpuri siren Akshara Singh has two agendas as she enters Bigg Boss OTT -- first, to remove misconceptions about the film industry and second, to bag a role in Karan Johar's Dharma Productions.

Zeeshan Khan: My bathrobe got me Bigg Boss OTT
Tue, Aug 10, 2021

Bigg Boss OTT will see Shamita Shetty, Raqesh Bapat, Neha Bhasin, Zeeshan Khan, Ridhima Pandit, Karan Nath, Urfi Javed, Divya Agarwal, Akshara Singh, Pratik Sehejpal, Nishant Bhatt, Muskaan Jattana and Milind Gaba fighting for six weeks to lift the trophy.

Aditya Narayan on his TV stint: ‘I became famous, girls were kissing me but there were no song offers’
Sat, Aug 07, 2021

On his 34th birthday, Aditya Narayan remembers the tough phase in his life when work had dried up and people in the industry also gave him a short shrift. 'I had to start from scratch,' he says.

Mera Dil Bhi Kitna Pagal Hai: Shaheer Sheikh, Mamta Sharma bring alive the magic of Saajan’s romance
Thu, Aug 05, 2021

Shaheer Sheikh and Mamta Sharma's music video "Mera Dil Bhi Kitna Pagal Hai" is an ode to Bollywood romance ahead of Saajan's 30-year celebration.

Bigg Boss OTT confirmed list of contestants: Karan Nath, Urfi Javed, Zeeshan Khan to compete in Karan Johar show
Fri, Aug 06, 2021

Bigg Boss OTT confirmed list of contestants: Karan Johar hosted show will see Divya Agarwal, Rakesh Bapat, Ridhima Pandit and Milind Gaba competing. It will be a prelude to Salman Khan's Bigg Boss 15.

Rekha features in Ghum Hai Kisikey Pyaar Meiin promo, hints at a big twist in Sai-Virat’s lives
Wed, Aug 04, 2021

Rekha hints at how Sai, Virat and Pakhi's lives will be turned upside down with the re-entry of Samrat in the show Ghum Hai Kisikey Pyaar Meiin.