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Shekhar Kapur explains difference between good and great story

Mumbai, Dec 29 (IANS) Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur has explained the difference between a good story and a great story on social media."Lessons of Life...

AR Rahman's mother passes away

Chennai, Dec 28 (IANS) Kareema Begum, mother of Oscar winning composer AR Rahman, passed away in the city due to age related ailments. Mourning...

Abolish entertainment tax: Sudhir Mishra

By Sukant DeepakNew Delhi, Dec 12 (IANS) "Theaters bring people together and facilitate a community experience. Isnt that public service? It is hard to...

New-age actors redefine stardom, propped by OTT wave

New Delhi, Nov 20 (IANS) Gone are the days when stardom used to be more about image and less about the craft. A breed...

Shekhar Kapur starts prep with Emma Thompson for next

Mumbai, Nov 16 (IANS) Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur has started preparing for his upcoming cross-cultural rom-com featuring Hollywood star Emma Thompson.Titled What's Love Got To...

Scam 1992 sets new standards for biopics (Column: B-Town)

BY VINOD MIRANIIn the last few years, a trend has been set to make biopics in the Hindi entertainment industry. There were a few...

Shekhar Kapur: Filmmakers call me complaining about OTTs

Mumbai, Oct 19 (IANS) Acclaimed director Shekhar Kapur says many filmmakers call him with complaints about how several OTT executives try to control them...

Rajkummar Rao: Child actors the real stars of 'Chhalaang'

Mumbai, Oct 16 (IANS) Actor Rajkummar Rao says working with children for the first time on his upcoming film, Chhalaang, was a great experience,...

Shekhar Kapur is President of FTII Society, Chairman of its governing council

Acclaimed filmmaker Shekhar Kapur has been appointed President of the Pune based Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Society and Chairman of the...

Shekhar Kapur is President of FTII Society, Chairman of its governing council

Acclaimed filmmaker Shekhar Kapur has been appointed President of the Pune-based Film and Television Institute of India (FTII) Society and Chairman of the institute's...

The emerging new ‘stars’ of Indian OTT

Just a few weeks, ago that filmmaker Shekhar Kapur shared that he was impressed with the amazing new acting talents that the OTT space...

Shekhar Kapur has tips for budding screenwriters, directors

Mumbai, Sep 1 (IANS) Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur has a life lesson for budding screenwriters and directors. On his verified Twitter account on Tuesday, the...

Shekhar Kapur: Actors on OTT platforms are setting new standards

Mumbai, Aug 26 (IANS) Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur is impressed with the amazing new acting talents that the OTT space has been introducing to the...

Gajraj Rao shares checklist on the work he wants to do

Mumbai, Aug 22 (IANS) Actor Gajraj Rao has shared his checklist on the kind work he wants to do.Gajraj has been in the industry...

Film celebs to M S Dhoni: Thank You

Mumbai, Aug 16 (IANS) A host of film stars such as Varun Dhawan, Rajkummar Rao, Vicky Kaushal and Mohanlal among many others shared emotional...

YRF to announce mega project slate on Yash Chopra’s birth anniversary

Mumbai, Aug 15 (IANS) On the 88th birth anniversary of his father, late filmmaker Yash Chopra, on September 27, Bollywood bigwig Aditya Chopra is...

Kozhikode plane crash: Bollywood offers prayers, condolences

Mumbai, Aug 8 (IANS) Bollywood celebrities took to social media to express shock and grief over the Kozhikode plane crash incident.On Friday night, an...

Gajraj Rao backs OTT for content, big screen for big impact

Actor Gajraj Rao feels the web has emerged as an important platform for content-driven shows and films but to get the right impact for...

Gajraj Rao on getting late recognition: Don't have complaints

Mumbai, July 31 (IANS) He has been in the industry for almost two decades but gained fame only in 2018. Actor Gajraj Rao has...

Resul Pookutty opens up on Oscar Curse

Oscar-winning sound designer Resul Pookutty opening up about his struggles, looks back at the time when he was nearing a breakdown

Sushant Singh Rajput's demise: Muck hits the fan

By Vinod MiraniThe filmstars love to be in news, have always been. And they do need the publicity to stay visible, relevant. But lately,...

Shekhar Kapur warns why 'Paani' might come true in future

Mumbai, July 25 (IANS) Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur has given an idea of his long-in-the-making dream project in his new social media post.The veteran filmmaker...

Shekhar Kapur wants to dedicate ‘Paani’ to Sushant Singh Rajput

Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur wants late actor Sushant Singh Rajput to be remembered forever through a work of his that he has always considered very special.

Anubhav Sinha declares: I hereby resign from Bollywood

Tempers have been flaring in the Hindi film industry lately; in a latest burst of obvious emotional rage, filmmaker Anubhav Sinha has declared he is resigning from Bollywood!

Sushant death: Aditya Chopra, Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s statements differ

Bollywood bigwig filmmakers Aditya Chopra and Sanjay Leela Bhansali have reportedly recorded contradictory statements with Mumbai Police, as part of the ongoing SSR death investigation

Maanvi Gagroo, Avinash Tiwary, Onir react to R. Balki's defence of star kids

Mumbai, July 18 (IANS) Actress Maanvi Gagroo on Saturday tweeted a witty reply to filmmaker R. Balkis defence of star kids, particularly Ranbir Kapoor...

Sushant Singh Rajput death: Aditya Chopra’s statement recorded by cops

Mumbai Police recorded the statement of Yash Raj Films head Aditya Chopra as part of their investigation of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death.

Anubhav Sinha tries making sense of R. Balki's quote on Ranbir, Alia and nepotism

Anubhav Sinha shares his opinion on what he thinks filmmaker R. Balki meant about Ranbir Kapoor & Alia Bhatt in a recent interview.

Shekhar Kapur, Apurva Asrani react to R. Balki's defence of star kids

Mumbai, July 17 (IANS) Veteran filmmaker Shekhar Kapur has reacted to screenwriter-director R. Balki's defence of Bollywoods star kids in the nepotism debate."Have huge...

Shekhar Kapur: 99% fans have not watched ‘Mr India’ on big screen

Shekhar Kapur: 99 per cent fans have not watched 'Mr India' on big screen; Quality of content matters, and not size of the screen, feels filmmaker Shekhar Kapur.

When Shekhar Kapur convinced Jugal Hansraj to act in 'Masoom'

It's a flashback Tuesday for filmmaker Shekhar Kapur as he went down memory lane and recalled working with Jugal Hansraj in the film "Masoom"

Sushant Singh Rajput case: Shekhar Kapur to be quizzed, Sanjana Sanghi grilled for 7 hrs

Mumbai Police will record the statement of filmmaker Shekhar Kapur as part of investigation into the death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

Sidharth Malhotra: Fathers are more powerful than they think

Actor Sidharth Malhotra talks about the importance of fathers ahead of Father's Day on June 21.

Sushant Singh Rajput: Condolences continue pouring in from colleagues

Condolences over Sushant Singh Rajput continued for the second day on Monday, as many in Bollywood still cannot believe the young actor is no more

Manoj Bajpayee recalls Bandit Queen days with Shekhar Kapur

Actor Manoj Bajpayee is currently spending his lockdown days amidst nature in Uttarakhand, and on Monday he received a surprise from his "first director" Shekhar Kapur.

Shekhar Kapur thanks PM Modi for highlighting important issues

Shekhar Kapur has been obsessed with completing his dream project "Paani" for years now, and the acclaimed filmmaker has now thanked Prime Minister Narendra Modi for highlighting issues related to water in his Independence Day speech on August 15.

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