EVEN THOUGH SHE IS THE “BAHU” OF THE FIRST FAMILY OF BOLLYWOOD, THE BACHCHAN KHANDAAN, and is entitled to and enjoys all the privileges and fame, necessarily attached to her position, I would much rather talk about her persona and achievements, irrespective of her marital surname, as the former precede the latter convincingly and quite decidedly.
SHE DOESN’T HAVE THE TRAPPINGS OF A STAR OR A PRETENTIOUS AIR ABOUT HERIN FACT, she comes across as real and grounded as one can be and this authenticity is reflected in her work as well. She is none other than Anushka Sharma, the fair-skinned and tall leggy lass who entered Tinsel Town with the blessings of the
A RATHER POPULAR HOUSEHOLD NAME IN INDIA, SUSHANT SINGH RAJPUT STARTED HIS ACTING CAREER in television as a Balaji Telefilms boy. In 2008, he was asked to audition for them when he was noticed for his stage presence in some of his theatre performances.
KHAN ACHIEVED GREATER STARDOM BY PLAYING THE LEAD ROLE IN SEVERAL SUCCESSFUL ACTION films, starting with “Wanted” (2009) that marked a significant turning point in Khan’s career. The movie was directed by South’s choreographer-turneddirector Prabhu Deva and earned super-hit status.
STAR KIDS ARE ONE TOO MANY IN TINSEL TOWN and they all come with plenty of hype and buzz surrounding them; while some fail to fulfill their so-called destiny, some leave a mark, instantly endearing themselves with the audience and a promise to do justice to their illustrious lineage.
CONFIDENT, SENSUALAND A STYLE DIVA, JACQUELINE FERNANDES dazzles you with her gorgeous smile and more. Crowned as Miss Universe, Sri Lanka Pageant in 2006, Jacqueline Fernandes found her break in the Hindi film industry, while visiting India on a modelling shoot in 2009.
He is more than your average Hindi film hero; not only is he incredibly good-looking, but he also has the acting chops to back it up. Mostly known for his unconventional film choices, Randeep Hooda is truly one of the most underrated actors in Bollywood today.
“When Shah Rukh Khan looks at a woman, you want to be that woman” said a popular film actress of the icon who epitomizes romance on the silver screen and beyond – and needless to say, she certainly isn’t alone in feeling so.
HAILING FROM THE MOST PROLIFIC AND ILLUSTRIOUS Kapoor Khandan of Hindi cinema, acting was her destiny and she has more than justified the glorified Kapoor mantle and made her lineage proud.
He’s not from Mumbai, is a punjabi and has no Bollywood pedigree to boast of, yet one look at Sidharth Malhotra’s drop-dead handsome face and charismatic on-screen presence will make you think otherwise. Not that the absence of a famous cinematic name attached to his seems to bother him at all, as he goes on…
This perhaps epitomizes the woman and the artist that is Priyanka Chopra. Super Model, star, actress, singer, she certainly breaks all stereotypes and with oomph and aplomb. Hailing from an army background, with no in-roads to show-biz or its trappings,
Sonam Kapoor walks into St Regis Dubai in ironed straight hair and the cameras click into life. Her biopic Neerja based on the life of the 23 – year old Pan Am 73 airhostess Neerja Bhanot who was shot dead by hijackers in 1986 has garnered a lot of attention. She asks me about my story where I interviewed a Pan Am 73 survivor, then 12 year
She’s the Kat of nine lives and more. Every time Katrina Kaif has delved deeper into herself after a film, she has emerged out afresh with a stunning lead role, a sensual item number or just looking her fabulous self . As we await Fitoor , Katrina Kaif’s next film based on Charles Dicken’s Great Expectations, we unravel the mystery of the British
He’s the quintessential Bollywood hero – self-made, good-looking, charming with a spate of hits to his credit, most of them a big hit with family audiences. Akshay Kumar has owned the last 25 years of the Hindi film industry and 2016 begins with perhaps one of the best roles of his career. Akshay Kumar essays the challenging role of
He has recorded a duet Atrangi Yaari with Amitabh Bachchan for his upcoming film Wazir and has got Shraddha Kapoor to croon a duet with him for Rock On 2. He defended the Khans on their intolerance statements, he raised his voice against the Nirbhaya accused who were set free. He’s the only male UN Goodwill ambassador
She’s made our hearts flutter with her role in Tamasha and now her promos of Bajirao Mastani are looking stunning.
Manju Ramanan met the dimpled diva Deepika Padukone in Mumbai and came away bedazzled!
As Dilwale readies to release, we get you a boutique collection of the inimitable SRK’s blow hot, blow quotes!
If there is a superb actor in the country, it is Aamir Khan.
The shy schoolboy look, never for a moment arrogant, a smile that reaches the eyes, humility despite being from the film industry’s blue blooded family and oodles and oodles of charm. And yes, he pays his own minibar bills on his trips to Dubai
She’s the darling of red carpet paparazzi and the toast of all fashionistas. The Arab world loves her and her innate sense of style. She’s known to unflinchingly speak her mind and doesn’t bother
His ‘to-be’ happened after a lot of ‘not-to-be’ moments. Shahid Kapoor has been through it all. With 6.99 K followers at the time of writing this interview, he’s Bollywood’s most endearing star who returned to stardom and glory after a bad phase of films.