Meena Kumari

  • Would love to play Madhubala or Meena Kumari in a biopic: Sonakshi Sinha 06-02-2014 03:31 PM

    Mumbai: From action drama to period films, Sonakshi Sinha has tried various genres and now she hopes to be part of a biopic. "Right now I am not doing any biopic, but if given a chance I would love to portray an actress. Be it Madhubala or Meena Kumari, somebody...
  • Watch: Vinod Mehta talks about his book on Meena Kumari 12-10-2013 12:33 PM

    Journalist Vinod Mehta talks about the life and times of the legendary actress Meena Kumari in his book 'Meena Kumari The Classic Biography'. ...
  • When Meena Kumari nearly missed 'Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam' 11-08-2013 01:15 PM

    New Delhi: It is considered one of the most brilliant portrayals in Hindi cinema by any actress but not many know that Meena Kumari nearly missed playing the lead role of 'Chhoti Bahu' in Guru Dutt's 'Sahib Bibi Aur Ghulam'. Dutt wanted to make a commercial film and decided to...
  • Mahie Gill emulates Meena Kumari in 'Gangs of Ghosts' 23-07-2013 10:08 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Mahie Gill has sought inspiration from legendary actress Meena Kumari for a song in her upcoming film 'Gang of Ghosts'. The song 'Nahi Dungi, Nahi Dungi, Dil mera fokat mein nahi dungi' is inspired by the tragedy queen. "I am a huge Meena Kumari fan so it was...
  • Sonam Kapoor: I want to play a real person 03-07-2013 04:24 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor would love to play legendary actress Meena Kumari in case her biopic is made because she is fascinated by real characters with some flaws. "I would like to play Meena Kumari...she had such a tragic life," said Sonam known for playing different roles in films...
  • Vidya Balan pays tribute to Meena Kumari, Nargis 09-04-2013 03:30 PM

    The Indian film industry will hit the century mark in coming May. Paying a tribute to the same was actress Vidya Balan, who launched the cover of a popular magazine recreating the iconic images of Hindi cinema in Mumbai on Saturday. The actress donned the iconic look of Nargis from...
  • India Post releases stamps on six actresses 14-02-2011 06:34 PM

    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...
  • Bollywood Blockbusters: Meena Kumari 05-12-2010 11:31 AM

    CNN-IBN looks back at the life and times of Indian cinema's eternal queen of tragedy. ...