Nasreen Munni Kabir

  • The present generation has a much shorter screen life: Waheeda Rehman April 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Yesteryear screen goddess Waheeda Rehman marvels at the superior current filmmaking techniques and praises the "smart and focussed" young generation, but says that the present lot has "a shorter life" on the screen as compared to those of her time. The 76-year-old, who ruled the screen during the 1950s and...
  • 'Conversations with Waheeda Rehman': You will be left thinking about it March 28, 2014

    New Delhi: So when you read about a legend, you just continue turning the pages. It does not matter. Their life has so much to offer and give insights about every aspect of life, that you cannot stop reading. The same happened to me while I was reading, "Conversations with...
  • Idol Chat: Masand in conversation with Nasreen Kabir, Waheeda Rehman March 22, 2014

    CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand talks to author Nasreen Munni Kabir and actress Waheeda Rehman on the latter's biography, 'Conversation with Waheeda Rehman'. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Ankhon Dekhi' and 'Lakshmi' March 22, 2014

    This week on Now Showing, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Ankhon Dekhi' and 'Lakshmi'. He also talks to author Nasreen Munni Kabir and actress Waheeda Rehman on the latter's biography. ...
  • 'In the Company of a Poet' is a delightful read February 4, 2013

    Father There is so much to say that is left unsaid if you were here I would speak you were so despondent on my account Fearing my poetry would drown me some day I am still afloat, father No longer have I the desire to return to shore the shore you left so many years ago...
  • Mani Ratnam to launch Rahman's biography March 22, 2011

    New Delhi: A.R. Rahman's fans will soon be able to get an insight into the music maestro's life through his biography "A.R. Rahman: The Spirit of Music" penned by renowned writer Nasreen Munni Kabir. The book, which provides a fascinating window into the world of the Mozart of Madras, will be...
  • Guru Dutt's 'Pyaasa' immortalised in book January 30, 2011

    New Delhi: The dialogues and heartwarming songs of legendary actor-director Guru Dutt's 1957 cinematic masterpiece Pyaasa have been immortalised into a book by author Nasreen Munni Kabir. Titled "The Dialogue of Pyaasa", it also includes extensive commentary by Kabir and is is available in Hindi, Urdu and English. It will be...