A K Hangal

  • India's 1974 Oscar entry 'Garm Hava' to be screened at IFFI 19-11-2012 05:41 PM

    New Delhi: Film buffs have a good reason to celebrate Partition-themed 'Garm Hava', considered a milestone in Indian cinema, has been fully restored and will be screened at the upcoming International Film Festival of India (IFFI) in Goa. The 1973 Hindi-Urdu classic, directed by M S Sathyu, based on an...
  • B'wood ignores the ailing, says AK Hangal 20-01-2011 02:23 PM

    Mumbai: He played onscreen father, grandfather, great-grandfather and uncle to many top notch Bollywood actors, but today 95-year-old AK Hangal - the famous 'Rahim Chacha' of Sholay - lies on a cot, struggling to be alive as his source of income has dried up and there is hardly any money...