LEELA NAIDU

  • India Post releases stamps on six actresses February 14, 2011

    New Delhi: A set of six stamps on six legendary actresses of Indian cinema has been released at the world philatelic exhibition here. The actresses who have been honoured are Meena Kumari, Nutan, Kanan Devi, Devika Rani, Leela Naidu and Savitri Devi. The stamps were released by Minister of State for...
  • Reading 'Leela', a woman of inspiration June 27, 2010

    There are so many reasons you should read Leela A Patchwork Life written by the late Leela Naidu and Jerry Pinto that I'll name only a few. It's a work drenched in life, and this is a life welllived, no doubt. She's a force of nature, evocative, descriptive, philosophical...
  • Watch: Remembering Leela Naidu July 29, 2009

    Former actress and beauty queen Leela Naidu passed away in Mumbai on Tuesday morning. Naidu who was suffering from prolonged flu, died following a lung failure. ...
  • Yesteryear actor, beauty queen Leela Naidu dead July 28, 2009

    New Delhi: Yesteryear actress Leela Naidu passed away on Tuesday in Mumbai due to lung failure after a prolonged bout of influenza. She was 69. Naidu, who made her film debut alongside Balraj Sahni in Anuradha (1960), directed by Hrishikesh Mukherjee, was the daughter of wellknown nuclear physicist Ramaiah Naidu and...
  • Book to reveal Leela Naidu's life April 27, 2007

    Mumbai: She wowed the world with her grace and beauty before slipping into a reclusive life, now actress Leela Naidus life is being revealed in a book. Writer Jerry Pinto talking about his latest subject, says that the legendary actress was named among the world's 30 most beautiful women, has graced...