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  • Rekha: An Enigma Unravels October 23, 2014

    In a rare interview to CNN-IBN, Bollywood actress Rekha opens about about her life, of which only a little is known to the world. ...
  • Holi looks much better in Bollywood, than it does in real life March 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Holi, while a great mating ritual for some and a special festive time for others, has been one of the favourite festivals of Bollywood. Beautiful people prancing around in white clothes, the heroine giving "come hither" look to the hero, the hero coming and playfully smearing colour on her...
  • After 30 years, Amitabh and Rekha together in new Yash Raj film? December 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Rumour has it that Yash Raj Films has signed Rekha and Amitabh Bachchan for a new film. The details of the film aren't known yet but this comes as great news to fans who have discussed this possibility threadbare. Amitabh and Rekha were last seen together in a film...
  • Big B praises Hariprasad Chaurasia on his 75th birthday July 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan greeted his "personal friend" and flute maestro Hariprasad Chaurasia on his 75th birthday. Chaurasia, who celebrated his birthday yesterday, along with santoor exponent Shivkumar Sharma composed the music for hit BachchanJayaRekha starrer 1981 film 'Silsila'. "July 1st the birthday of Pt Hari Prasad Chaurasia... A flautist...
  • Lata Mangeshkar: I want to sing with Amitabh Bachchan January 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Singing legend Lata Mangeshkar has launched her music lable LM Music, which has already taken off in a big way. She says her immediate plans are to sing with Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bahchcan other than releasing a ghazal album and creating a platform for children who are seen on...
  • Sanjeev Kumar: The best mainstream hero Bollywood ever had November 6, 2012

    New Delhi: From playing Amitabh Bachchan's father in 'Trishul' to playing the husband of his former beloved Rekha in 'Silsila', Sanjeev Kumar is still remembered for playing a variety of roles on big screen. He is probably the best mainstream actor Bollywood has seen so far. The actor played romantic...
  • Playlist: 10 songs featured on Amitabh and Jaya September 10, 2012

    New Delhi: The one thing that has been and remains consistent in Amitabh Bachchan's acting career is his wife Jaya Bachchan. In 1969, Amitabh Bachchan made his debut with the film Saat Hindustani and was awarded with the National Film Award for Best Newcomer. However, his next few films didn't...
  • Actors turn singers: Gimmick or real talent? July 13, 2012

    New Delhi: The young Sydney based Bollywood fan was hopping mad. Hey, I love Bollywood movies and rock with my favourite stars, but some things suck. As if dancing for their supper anytime, anywhere for megabucks was not gross enough, now these guys are leaping into croon mode with their...
  • Bollywood movies give Holi songs a miss March 5, 2012

    New Delhi: It's a festival that has inspired some evergreen songs and scenes in Bollywood, from 'Rang barse' to 'Holi ke din'. But notice how Holi has slowly been edged out of Hindi movies in the past decade? Those peppy, trendy songs are conspicuously absent as another Holi comes around Thursday....