TV SOAPS

  • Gave 10-15 auditions in a day; prayed hard to get a show, commercial: Ssharad Malhotra shares his tale of struggle Yesterday

    Actor Ssharad Malhotra, popular for his portrayal of Maharana Pratap in 'Bharat Ka Veer Putra - Maharana Pratap', had studied at New York Film Academy, an experience which will remain special to him for several reason. In a freewheeling chat with IBNLive.com the very grounded Ssharad speaks about the efforts...
  • Evil inlaws plotting against virginal housewife: 10 dramatic gifs that tell the story of every Indian daytime soap on TV ever April 26, 2014

    Ekta Kapoor has revolutionised the way we see television. From the time the title track of the show starts playing till the time the end credits roll, daily soaps have gripped an entire nation looking for its daily fix of evil inlaws plotting to oust the virginal housewife. With the...
  • TV is a regressive medium, says Prachi Desai February 13, 2013

    Mumbai: She made it big with television show, but actress Prachi Desai does not approve of how the medium has become today and feels that it is regressive in nature. "I think, I was a part of TV in a more fortunate time. Even though my story was of a girl...
  • Saakshi Tanwar talks of life beyond Parvati and soaps March 27, 2009

    The actress with whom every Indian woman identified, thanks to her character Parvati in Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii, is back. This time Saakshi Tanwar is doing a film called Coffee House. We decided to meet her and ask her what more has she been up to. Excerpts from an interview... Network...
  • Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki takes 18yr leap November 17, 2006

    New Delhi: Generation Leaps seem to be fast becoming the norm on television with an increasing number of weekly and daily shows going for "fast forward" leap in a bid to keep the audience interest alive. Beginning this Wednesday, Kahani Ghar Ghar Ki, one of the most popular prime time soaps...