Kalpana Lajmi

  • Irrfan Khan: Will do Bhupen Hazarika biopic if I'm offered the role 14-10-2013 03:37 PM

    New Delhi: Versatile actor Irrfan Khan says although he has not been offered the lead role in a biopic on Bhupen Hazarika, he would love to essay the legendary musician on screen. "I was not offered the role, but if they (the makers) offer it to me, I would love...
  • Not doing Bhupen Hazarika biopic: Irrfan Khan 04-10-2013 05:40 PM

    New Delhi: Actor Irrfan Khan has denied reports that he is playing Bhupen Hazarika in Kalpana Lajmi's upcoming biopic, saying the role was never offered to him. There were reports that after enjoying critical acclaim for his performance in "The Lunchbox", Irrfan has the Bhupen Hazarika biopic in his kitty....
  • Pooja Bhatt may play Kalpana Lajmi in a biopic on Bhupen Hazarika 01-10-2013 02:57 PM

    Mumbai: A biopic on Bhupen Hazarika, being produced by Pooja Bhatt, may see the actress-filmmaker essay the role of filmmaker Kalpana Lajmi in the legendary musician's life. Hazarika and Lajmi shared a passionate 40-year-old relationship. Entitled 'Dhumuha: The Storm', the movie is jointly written by Lajmi and Pooja's father Mahesh...
  • Sea of humanity sheds tears at Hazarika last rites 09-11-2011 10:22 AM

    Guwahati: It was the end of an era as the mortal remains of the bard from Assam, Bhupen Hazarika, went up in flames Wednesday with his son Tej lighting the funeral pyre amid sobs and wails from a sea of humanity. Heartrending scenes were witnessed at the Gauhati University campus,...
  • I was very fond of Hazarika: Lata Mangeshkar 08-11-2011 04:04 PM

    Mumbai: Mourning the death of Bhupen Hazarika, Lata Mangeshkar says there won't be another one like him and that she not only fell in love with his music but enjoyed his company as he was always full of life and joy. "I sang for him way back in the 1950s...
  • I started my career with Bhupen Da: Onir 06-11-2011 06:39 PM

    New Delhi: Director Onir, who started his film career with Bhupen Hazarika, says he will always remember the late singer-composer for his incredible voice. "Very sad to hear about the demise of Bhupenda. I started my career in the Hindi film industry by working in Daman with Kalpana Lajmi and...
  • Hazarika, the Bard of Brahmaputra, no more 05-11-2011 11:25 PM

    Mumbai: The country lost one of its music doyens on Saturday as singer-composer Bhupen Hazarika, who wove a magical tapestry out of traditional Assamese music and lyrics, died at a hospital in Mumbai following a prolonged illness. "It was a multi-organ failure. The end came around 4:30 pm," Jayanta Narayan...
  • Kalpana Lajmi-Bhupen Hazarika: A 40-year-old love story

    Begging Your Pardon |  Rituparna Chatterjee
    If you remember Rudaali that won actor Dimple Kapadia her only National Film Award, you will realise why it is important to tell the enduring...

  • Bard of Brahmaputra Bhupen Hazarika dead 05-11-2011 04:49 PM

    Mumbai: Acclaimed singer and music director Dr Bhupen Hazarika died in Mumbai's Kokilaben Hospital on Saturday due to multiple organ failure. He was admitted there since June 29, 2011. Hazarika, wove a magical tapestry out of traditional Assamese music and lyrics. "It was a multi-organ failure. The end came around...
  • Hazarika wills assets to Kalpana Lajmi 04-12-2010 02:31 PM

    Music maestro Bhupen Hazarika has bequeathed a major portion of his properties and assets to long time companion Kalpana Lajmi, giving her credit for the rise in his career graph. But the decision has irked his family members who are crying foul. "Kalpana Lajmi is my business partner since 1977...