Parveen Babi

  • No, Mallika, you were not the first to kiss on-screen May 26, 2013

    New Delhi: In a recent interview given to 'The Variety Studio: Cannes Edition', Bollywood actress Mallika Sherawat expressed her views about Indian society and how she relates to her character in forthcoming film 'Dirty Politics'. During the interview, Mallika says, "I was the first actress in India to kiss on...
  • Sonakshi was my only choice for 'Himmatwala' song: Sajid February 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha will be seen dancing in a retro peppy number, 'Thank God Its Friday' in film 'Himmatwala' and filmmaker Sajid Khan says that the actress was his first and last choice for the song. "Sonakshi was my first and last choice for the song. I had decided...
  • Abhishek, Bobby team up for 'Do Aur Do Paanch' remake? February 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Actors Abhishek Bachchan and Bobby Deol are likely to team up for the remake of Amitabh Bachchan-Shashi Kapoor starrer 'Do Aur Do Paanch'. The 1980 film was directed by Rakesh Kumar and had Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor, Parveen Babi and Hema Maliniin central characters. Gossip mills are abuzz that director-producer Kunal...
  • First Look: Sonakshi Sinha turns retro for 'Himmatwala' January 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Sonakshi Sinha will be seen doing a retro disco number 'Thank god it's Friday' in Sajid Khan's upcoming film 'Himmatwala'. The actress has taken inspiration from Sridevi and Parveen Babi for her perfect 80s look in the film. For her first avatar in the number, Sonakshi has sported...
  • Parveen Babi's iconic Time magazine cover August 31, 2012

    New Delhi: One of Hindi cinema's ultimate sex symbols, Parveen Babi, was the first Indian movie star to be featured on the cover of the Time magazine in 1976. Two others after her, Aishwarya Rai in 2003 and Aamir Khan in 2012 have been featured on the cover.In the 70s,...
  • Aamir Khan makes the cover of Time magazine August 31, 2012

    New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan has become the third Indian actor to be featured on the cover of the Time magazine, for taking up social issues on his television show 'Satyamev Jayate'. He is featured on the cover of Time with the caption 'Khan's Quest'. The blurb says, "He's breaking...
  • In Pics: Mysterious celeb deaths October 1, 2008

    The unlucky seven celebrities who died and nobody knows how. ...
  • Parveen Babi's kin claims her assets June 20, 2007

    New Delhi: One of Parveen Babi's relatives has claimed her assets, saying the actress had named him as a beneficiary in her will. Muradkhan Babi has moved the Bombay High Court, claiming that the late Babi had made a will in which she named him a as beneficiary and asked him...
  • Bollywood is ruthless, says Kangana November 24, 2006

    Mumbai: She's being praised to the skies for her role as the traumatised schizophrenic Parveen Babi in Woh Lamhe. But it has left Kangana Ranaut so drained that she intends to take a month off to regain emotional strength. "I'm going back home to my village in Himachal as soon...
  • Watch Trailer: Woh Lamhe September 23, 2006

    Mahesh Bhatt's upcoming film Woh Lamhe, featuring Kangana and Shiney Ahuja, is Bhatt's "final goodbye to Parveen Babi". ...
  • How true is Woh Lamhe to Bhatt's life? September 19, 2006

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt has done it again. Bhatt's relationship with yesteryear superstar Parveen Babi is now Mohit Suri's film Woh Lamhe. So, who plays whom? Kangana Ranaut plays Parveen Babi, Shiney Ahuja plays Mahesh Bhatt and debutant Shaad Randhwa plays a superstar who came in Parveen's life. Did we...
  • Exclusive: Bhatt's ode to Parveen Babi September 18, 2006

    Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt feels it is not easy to pen the experiences of life especially when it comes to writing about loved ones who are no more. Bhatt's relationship with yesteryear’s glam girl Parveen Babi has been extensively written about but none have been able to convey the feeling of...