Kabir Bedi

  • Aftab Shivdasani, Nin Dusanj are a married couple June 12, 2014

    Aftab Shivdasani, who was last seen in 'Grand Masti' has tied the knot with fiance Nin Dusanj. Britain-born Nin worked as a consultant in a luxury brand industry in Hong Kong for 6 years before shifted to India in 2012. According to media reports, Aftab married Nin in a private...
  • I want to play Rekha's role from 'Khoon Bhari Maang': Sonakshi November 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who has made a mark for herself in Bollywood with movies like 'Dabangg' and 'Rowdy Rathore', says she wants to play legendary actress Rekha's role from her 1988-released film 'Khoon Bhari Maang'. Sonakshi also says that it would be amazing to remake the film now. "Rekha's character in...
  • Sachin will remain a role model: Nawazuddin Siddiqui October 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Sachin Tendulkar's innings on the cricket field may have come to an end, but the "icon" and "legend" will continue to inspire generations, say Bollywood's cricket lovers like Naseeruddin Shah and Kabir Bedi. Tendulkar last week announced he will exit from all forms of international cricket after his 200th Test...
  • TV show 'Buddha' was supposed to be a film initially September 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Forthcoming mythological TV show "Buddha" was initially planned to be a film. Filmmakers Shekhar Kapur and Ashutosh Gowariker had already started developing the script, however, producer B.K. Modi, felt that the TV medium would have a larger scope for such a project. The show will narrate the life of...
  • Why are actresses referred to as actors now? December 9, 2012

    New Delhi: It was Kabir Bedi who set the cat among the pigeons recently when he tweeted, "I mean the demise of the word, Actress. It has great mystique. I find it hard to refer to legendary actresses [Garbo, Dietrich, Crawford, Leigh, Monroe, Taylor, Hepburn, Kelley] as actors!" At...
  • 50 years of James Bond: Kabir Bedi in 'Octopussy' October 5, 2012

    As the James Bond franchise enters its 50th year with the release of 'Dr No' in 1962, we revisit actor Kabir Bedi's crucial fight scene with Roger Moore in the Bond film 'Octopussy'. ...
  • Prakash Jha held at gunpoint on set of Chakravyuh? September 5, 2012

    Mischievous Arjun Rampal plays a prank on Prakash Jha holding him at gun point on the sets of 'Chakravyuh'. The political thriller is produced and directed by Jha and stars Arjun Rampal, Abhay Deol, Esha Gupta, Manoj Bajpai, Kabir Bedi and Anjali Patil. ...
  • Black money sting: Payal Rohatgi gives bizarre defence July 12, 2012

    The actor Payal Rohatgi has come up with a similar line of defence as others. She claims that she and her partner asked for cash only to tick off a persistent reporter. ...
  • Black money sting: Bollywood expresses shock July 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Popular filmmakers Anubhav Sinha, Anees Bazmee and Vashu Bhagnani were caught on tape discussing the use of black money in the industry in a Cobrapost-IBN Network Expose. While most of the filmmakers denied their on camera claims, industry veterans expressed shock on seeing known filmmakers openly talking about...
  • Prakash Jha's 'Chakravyuh' based on naxalism March 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Internationally acclaimed Indian actor Kabir Bedi says he has signed up to feature in Prakash Jha's 'Chakravyuh'. "Signed on for Prakash Jha's 'Chakravyuh', a film on Maoist and Naxals rebellion, looking at both sides of the picture," Kabir tweeted Wednesday. The actor began his film career in 1971 with...
  • 'Aravaan' to recreate the ancient Madurai February 29, 2012

    New Delhi: Eagerly awaited Tamil film 'Aravaan' is a period flick based on the novelist Venkatesan's book 'Kaaval Kottam' and stars Aadhi, Dhansika and Archana Kavi in the main roles. Kabir Bedi is also playing a pivotal character in the film. The film also marks the debut of the singer...
  • Knowledge should not be banned: Kabir Bedi October 24, 2011

    New Delhi: Actor Kabir bedi has started a protest opposing Delhi University's decision to remove late poet and translator AK Ramanujan's essay 'Three Hundred Ramayanas: Five Examples and Three Thoughts on Translation' from its history syllabus. "I have signed petition opposing Delhi University's removal of of AK Ramanujan's '300 Ramayans' from...
  • Kabir Bedi puts his best foot forward at LFW August 19, 2011

    Mumbai: The final show of Day 3 at Lakme Fashion Week was a pleasant surprise for all as the suave Kabir Bedi walked the ramp for fashion designer Narendra Kumar as his showstopper. As Frank Sinatra's evergreen voice poured out loud from the music box, and live musicians crooned on...
  • Kabir Bedi: A star at Locarno film festival August 7, 2011

    He is popular and has fans in the West - Indian actor Kabir is more acclaimed for his work in the global arena than back home and it was evident at the ongoing 64th Locarno International Film Festival, where he is invited as a special guest. The actor feels all this...
  • B'wood lacks good young actors, says Kabir Bedi June 24, 2011

    Toronto: Veteran actor Kabir Bedi rates Ranbir Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor as the two best young actors in Bollywood today. "But frankly there is dearth of young bright talented actors coming through. That's what Bollywood lacks today," feels Bedi who is one of the few Indian actors to make it to...
  • Italy to honour super-hero Kabir Bedi July 7, 2007

    London: Indian actor Kabir Bedi will receive the Life Time Achievement award from the Pegaso d'Oro (The Golden Pegasus Award), one of Italy's most esteemed awards, on Sunday. Bedi, who speaks fluent Italian, is a household name in Italy with a 'super-hero' status. He recently acted in the prime-time, top-rated show...