Vidya Balan

  • e Lounge: Vidya Balan, Kamal Haasan recieve Padma Awards 2014 01-04-2014 01:00 PM

    The names of the recipients of the prestigious Padma Awards for the year 2014 were announced on Monday. The list featured some faces from the film world as well. Bollywood actors Vidya Balan, Kamal Haasan were among the Padma Award 2014 winners. ...
  • Power of 49: Sanitation must be included in election manifestos, says Vidya Balan 07-03-2014 08:45 AM

    Bollywood actress Vidya Balan said that political parties must include sanitation in their election manifestos. "Sanitation is clearly not just a rural problem, it is an urban problem as well and it needs to be addressed," she stressed. ...
  • Power of 49: Vidya Balan says women are not valued 25-02-2014 10:23 AM

    Bollywood actress Vidya Balan says the women are not valued in the society and are victims of atrocities. She adds that at times women don't know how to take a stand. ...
  • 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects': In conversation with Vidya, Farhan 20-02-2014 04:43 PM

    Vidya Balan and Farhan Akhtar talk about their upcoming film 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects'. The film is slated to be released on February 28. ...
  • Idol Chat: Vidya, Farhan talk about 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' 15-02-2014 11:24 AM

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand speaks to Vidya Balan and Farhan Akhtar about their upcoming film 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects'. The film is slated to be released on February 28. ...
  • e Lounge: Farhan talks about marriage and more 14-02-2014 04:39 PM

    Directed by Saket Chaudhary, 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' starring Farhan Akhtar, Vidya Balan, Ram Kapoor, Vir Das and Hariharan is a romantic comedy. Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN, actor Farhan Akhtar gives tips of marriages and more. The film is set to be released on February 28. ...
  • Watch: Farhan Akhtar tells you what not to do on Valentine's Day 11-02-2014 09:58 AM

    After winning awards and accolades for his last release 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', Farhan Akhtar is gearing up for his next 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects'. The actor spoke to CNN-IBN correspondent Piya Hingorani about his rom-com co-starring Vidya Balan and also had some tips on what not to do on Valentine's...
  • Bollywood Roundtable: Masand talks to the finest actress of 2013 22-12-2013 05:37 PM

    CNN-IBN's Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand speaks to Vidya Balan, Deepika Padukone, Kangna Ranaut, and Nimrat Kaur about what entices them in a script to choose a movie. ...
  • Watch: A candid chat with 2013 leading ladies 21-12-2013 12:36 PM

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand speaks with the Bollywood leading ladies - Deepika Padukone, Kangana Ranaut, Vidya Balan, Nimrat Kaur. The actresses tell about their bad screen test and much more. ...
  • It's believed that actresses can't get along well, says Vidya Balan 30-11-2013 12:58 PM

    Rajeev Masand, CNN-IBN's Entertainment Editor asks Deepika Padukone, Kangana Ranaut, Vidya Balan and Nimrat Kaur why a movie on friendship is not made with actresses. "It is because of the notion that actresses don't get along well," said Vidya. ...
  • e Lounge: Farhan, Vidya all set for 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' 29-10-2013 04:40 PM

    Actors Vidya Balan and Farhan Akhtar starrer 'Shaadi ke Side Effects' is all about power-play in a marriage and its makers did a little power play at the unveiling of the film's trailer in Mumbai on Monday evening. ...
  • Slow start at box office for Raj Kumar Gupta's 'Ghanchakkar' 02-07-2013 11:05 PM

    Emraan Hashmi and Vidya Balan play an unusual couple in Raj Kumar Gupta's third film titled 'Ghanchakkar'. ...
  • Watch: 'Ghanchakkar' actors talk about marriage 28-06-2013 11:14 PM

    Team of 'Ghanchakkar' has roped in producer Siddharth Roy Kapur for its promotion. The movie is about a married couple. Actors Emraan Hashmi and Vidya Balan talks about marriage. ...
  • Friday releases: 'Ghanchakkar', 'The Heat' 28-06-2013 10:31 AM

    this Friday, it's all about comedy with Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi starrer 'Ghanchakkar' and Sandra Bucllock and Melissa McCarthy's 'The Heat' hitting the screens. ...
  • Ghanchakkar: Vidya Balan, Emraan Hashmi in conversation with Rajeev Masand 27-06-2013 02:59 PM

    'Ghanchakkar', which features Emraan Hashmi as a Maharashtrian man, and Vidya Balan as his loud Punjabi housewife, is slated to hit the screens on June 28. Amit Trivedi has composed the music, while Amitabh Bhattacharya has penned the lyrics for 'Ghanchakkar'. ...
  • Ghanchakkar: In conversation with Vidya, Emraan 25-06-2013 12:42 PM

    'Ghanchakkar', which features Emraan Hashmi as a Maharashtrian man, and Vidya Balan as his loud Punjabi housewife, is slated to hit the screens on June 28. ...
  • Watch: Vidya Balan, Emraan Hashmi talks about 'Ghanchakkar' 22-06-2013 11:23 AM

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand speaks with 'Ghanchakkar' actors Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi. ...
  • Ghanchakkar: Emraan, Vidya promote film in Mumbai 18-06-2013 08:40 PM

    Actors Emraan Hashmi and Vidya Balan got into character once again as they promoted 'Ghanchakkar' in Mumbai. The film revolves around a thief who suffers from memory loss after a heist, triggering a series of events. It is scheduled to be released on June 28. ...
  • Watch: Truth and dare time for 'Ghanchakkar' stars 14-06-2013 05:22 PM

    The stars of 'Ghanchakkar' Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi reveal some of their best kept lies and some truth to go with it. It was truth and dare time for the duo as they promote their June release. ...
  • Imran Khan, Vidya Balan talk about their upcoming film 'Ghanchakkar' 04-06-2013 05:03 PM

    'Dirty Picture' stars Imran Khan and Vidya Balan will be once again seen on the screen in the upcoming film 'Ghanchakkar'. ...
  • TWTW: Cyrus Broacha's take on Cannes Film Festival 26-05-2013 11:40 PM

    Cyrus Broacha also talks about the IPL 6 spot-fixing, Ray Manzarek and much more. ...
  • Watch: All the updates from 66th Cannes Film Festival 24-05-2013 02:05 PM

    From the French Riviera, we get you Hollywood actor Robert Redford sharing his secret of survival in Hollywood while promoting his shipwreck drama 'All is Lost' in Cannes. And look who popped out from the 'lost and found', our desi girls Ameesha Patel and Sherlyn Chopra walk the red carpet...
  • Cannes 2013: Vidya Balan in conversation with Rajeev Masand 21-05-2013 04:06 PM

    Actor Vidya Balan is a part of the Cannes Film Festival's nine-member jury that hands out the prestigious Palme d'Or trophy. ...
  • Cannes: India shining all the way, says Vidya Balan 19-05-2013 05:02 PM

    The prestigious Cannes Film Festival flagged off in Cannes on 15 May. The jury this year comprises of actresses like Vidya Balan and Nicole Kidman and is being headed by director Steven Spielberg. ...
  • Cannes 2013: Vidya, Sonam walk the red carpet on day 2 18-05-2013 12:36 PM

    Day two at the Cannes film festival was full of glamour and glitz. From Cannes jury member Vidya Balan to our Indian fashionista Sonam Kapoor, everyone chose to go dramatic on the red carpet. ...
  • Fashion at Cannes: Vidya Balan, Sonam Kapoor make the heads turn 17-05-2013 06:29 PM

    When it comes to the red carpet glamour, it's difficult to beat the Cannes Film Festival and our desi girls Vidya Balan, Sonam Kapoor and Freida Pinto made the heads turn at the ongoing 66th Cannes Film Festival. Let's take a look at who made the right cut at the...
  • Cannes Film Festival: Vidya Balan shares her experience 17-05-2013 03:30 PM

    Actor Vidya Balan is a part of the Cannes Film Festival's nine-member jury that hands out the prestigious Palme d'Or trophy. ...
  • Bollywood set to make a mark at Cannes Film Festival 2013 14-05-2013 09:59 AM

    The Cannes Film Festival which features the biggest names in independent and mainstream cinema opens on May 15. ...
  • Vidya Balan gets an edgy makeover 03-05-2013 06:20 PM

    Moving on to Bollywood's powerhouse actress Vidya Balan who took a break from the filming of her next flick 'Ghanchakkar' to strike a pose. ...
  • 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...