REKHA

  • 'Super Nani' review: Its earnestness will appeal anyone who likes to be spoon-fed moral science lessons October 31, 2014

    Cast: Rekha, Sharman Joshi, Randhir Kapoor Director: Indra Kumar If I had a swig of Scotch for each time someone tells Rekha that she belongs in the kitchen, I'd be very drunk watching Super Nani. Come to think of it, that just might be the ideal condition under which to take in...
  • 'Super Nani' tweet review: Rekha stands out in an otherwise predictable film October 31, 2014

    It has been an interesting year for women-oriented films. Whether it was 'Mary Kom', 'Mardaani', 'queen' or 'Revolver Rani', each film which talked about women emancipation managed to wow the viewers with its impressive plot and strong message. Rekha's 'Super Nani' which releases today too is no different. Based...
  • Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia, Sukhvinder Singh to perform at Lucknow Mahotsava October 25, 2014

    Lucknow: From Pandit Hariprasad Chaurasia's flute recitals, the Sabri Brothers' souldful Sufi music and qawwali's to performances by Bollywood singers like Sukhvinder Singh, Rekha Bharadwaj and Ankit Tiwari, an eclectic mix of tradition and modernity will be witnessed at the forthcoming Lucknow Mahotsava. The fortnight-long annual cultural bonanza will begin November...
  • Sex comedies? I would never want to do such films: Randhir Kapoor October 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Randhir Kapoor says he likes to watch sex comedies, but is not open to that genre as an actor. Asked if he would like to be associated with a sex comedy like "Grand Masti", he said: "No, I wouldn't. I like to see them, but I won't like to do...
  • Rekha: An Enigma Unravels October 23, 2014

    In a rare interview to CNN-IBN, Bollywood actress Rekha opens about about her life, of which only a little is known to the world. ...
  • News 360: Toddler raped in Bangalore school, third child abuse incidence in the last 6 months October 22, 2014

    As the news about the alleged rape of a three-year-old in a private school in Bangalore spread, ruckus broke out on Wednesday morning outside the institution. Shocked parents gathered at the school premises seeking information about the unfateful incident. ...
  • Watch Rekha on Vine: 'A relationship is forever' October 22, 2014

    Rekha and Amitabh Bachchan weaved magic onscreen. The pair who delivered some memorable films in the 1970s and 80s have not worked with each other in the last 30 years. The actress, in a candid interview to CNN-IBN's Rajeev Masand explains her reasons of not working with the actor. The...
  • Diva means someone who throws tantrums, it isn't me: Rekha October 22, 2014

    It is always interesting to hear Rekha speak about her professional and personal life. The veteran actress, who will soon be seen in 'Super Naani', speaks to CNN IBN Movies Editor Rajeev Masand about her films, relationships and a lot more. What was Rekha's reply when Rajeev asked her about...
  • She makes heart signs at reporters. Giggles like a teenager. Blows kisses. 12 times Rekha proved she deserves to be the diva she is known as October 15, 2014

    There is a reason why Rekha is called a diva in Bollywood. At 60, with drop dead good looks, she can still give younger actresses a run for their money. Having started her acting career at a very young age, the actress evolved her acting skills and even her looks. From...
  • Assembly elections: Celebrities cast vote in Mumbai, appeal others to join October 15, 2014

    Mumbai: As Maharashtra votes to elect its new Assembly, celebrities exercised their franchise in the early hours of polling and appealed to fellow citizens to cast their vote too. Among Bollywood personalities who went to polling booths in Mumbai were actress Rekha, Jaya Bachchan, Abhishek Bachchan, Amol Palekar and actor Atul...
  • Rekha is one of my favourite actors and an excellent friend: Randhir Kapoor October 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Randhir Kapoor, who is playing a grandpa in his forthcoming film "Super Naani", says his younger daughter and actress Kareena, who is married to actor-filmmaker Saif Ali Khan, is not planning to have children right now. The 67-year-old's elder daughter and actress Karisma has two children and he said: "I...
  • From Aamir Khan, Salman Khan on their shows, to Parineeti Chopra, Ranbir Kapoor, Hrithik Roshan at the ISL opening night; TV this weekend was a star-studded treat October 13, 2014

    Apart from the usual bevy of shows, Bollywood stars like Parineeti Chopra, Hrithik Roshan, Ranbir Kapoor, Abhishek Bachchan, John Abraham and Priyanka Chopra were seen at the opening ceremony of the Indian Super League in Kolkata.While Aamir Khan talked about road safety issues on his popular show 'Satyamev Jayate' and...
  • Is there such a thing as 'too much of Rekha'? Apparently there is October 13, 2014

    Last night Colors channel had two shows back to back featuring veteran actress Rekha promoting her new film 'Super Nani'. Between 9 and 12, Rekha, wearing her golden Kanjeevaram, red lipstick and a dash of sindoor, took over the channel and spoke more about her past glory than the film...
  • Bigg Boss 8: Deepshikha Nagpal gets eliminated, nominates Puneet Issar for next week's vote-out October 13, 2014

    New Delhi: TV actress Deepshikha Nagpal got eliminated on Sunday's episode of Bigg Boss after a three week stint inside the house. The actress had joined the show as a part of the three member secret society who unlike other housemates, was living in the house and calling the shots...
  • WIFW: Wendell Rodricks dedicates his 'Yoga Calm' collection to Rekha October 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Rekha is a fashion icon since the 1970s, says National award winning designer Wendell Rodricks, who paid homage to the "evergreen star" through his collection titled 'Yoga Calm' at the fourth day of ongoing spring summer edition of Wills Lifestyle India Fashion Week (WIFW). "Rekha is dear friend. She...
  • 'In aankhon ki masti' to 'Pardesiya': On Rekha's 60th birthday, her top 10 songs October 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Evergreen actress Rekha turned 60 Friday and it was time to revisit some of the most popular songs picturised on the diva. Here are the 10 best songs from her hit and not-so-hit movies: In aankhon ki masti: Take any of the sparkling royal gems from Muzaffar Ali's 'Umrao Jaan',...
  • Love in my DNA now and that is what I consume and feel: Rekha October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Her radiant beauty and graceful demeanour have for years made her fans wonder what she eats to look the way she does. It's love, says Rekha, who will be seen on the silver screen as 'Super Naani' soon. "I consume love," the actress told veteran film critic Bhawana Somaaya...
  • 'Super Nani' first look: Rekha emulates Nargis' 'Mother India' pose September 17, 2014

    Bollywood's original diva Rekha will be starring in Indra Kumar and Ashok Thakeria's upcoming film 'Super Nani'. The actress looks gorgeous as ever (seriously, is she not ageing?!) as she poses like Nargis did in the first look of the film. Only, Rekha has replaced the plough with a mop!The...
  • Sonam Kapoor talks and behaves like the Energizer Bunny: Actor Fawad Khan fondly teases his 'Khoobsurat' costar September 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Amidst an admiring mob of journalists (mostly women), Pakistani actor Fawad Khan looked a little lost. Sitting down under the bright lights for the press interaction for his first Bollywood film 'Khoobsurat', Khan answered the press questions briefly and simply. His upcoming film 'Khoobsurat' by Disney is a remake...
  • Working with Rekha? It's going to be onceinalifetime experience: Aditya Roy Kapur September 11, 2014

    Actor Aditya Roy Kapur, who will be sharing the screen space wih veteran actress Rekha in "Fitoor", is upbeat about the rare opportunity. "I'm excited for my film 'Fitoor' I don't know whether we can talk much about the film, but I'm excited to work with Rekhaji. It's going to be...
  • Not much has been taken from Rekhaji's character as my role is different from the original: Sonam Kapoor on remaking 'Khoobsurat' September 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Sonam Kapoor was initially apprehensive to take up the role in 'Khoobsurat' remake as she did not want to be compared to Rekha, who starred in the original 1980 film. "I was a little nervous to step into the shoes of Rekhaji. I was doubtful at first because...
  • Shah Rukh Khan's 'Happy New Year' to clash with Rekha's 'Super Nani' August 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Rekha's muchawaited film 'Super Nani' will release this Diwali when superstar Shah Rukh Khan's 'Happy New Year' will also hit the screens. 'Super Nani' has been confirmed for release this Diwali on October 24, a press release issued here said. Touted as Rekha's long awaited comeback to mainstream venture,...
  • There's no way we can justify MP's absence in Rajya Sabha, especially Sachin Tendulkar; his word carries weight: Javed Akhtar August 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Noted lyricist and writer Javed Akhtar today lamented the fact that Rekha and Sachin Tendulkar, members of parliament from the Indian film and sports fraternity haven't been attending the Parliamentary sessions regularly. Speaking at a press conference in the city, Akhtar said, "There's no way we can justify...
  • Sena hits out at Katju for saying awarding Bharat Ratna to Tendulkar a disgrace to country August 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Attacking Press Council of India Chairman Justice Markandey Katju for his reported remarks about conferring Bharat Ratna on cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar, Shiv Sena on Tuesday questioned the work done by the media watchdog under his stewardship. Amid the row over continued absence of Tendulkar and Rekha from Rajya Sabha,...
  • After facing flak over absence, MP Rekha finally attends Parliament August 12, 2014

    New Delhi: After facing a lot of flak over her absence in Parliament, Rajya Sabha MP Rekha finally attended the Budget session on Tuesday. The Bollywood actress has attended a total of five sessions of Parliament since her nomination in 2012. Rekha had attended one day of the Winter Session...
  • Whether or not Priyanka joins politics is matter to be decided by Gandhi family: Shukla August 10, 2014

    Congress leader Rajiv Shukla Sunday said that whether or not Priyanka Gandhi Vadra joins politics is a matter to be solely decided by the Gandhi family, and people should leave the issue to them. "Nobody has a right to comment on the issue as the matter relates solely to the Gandhi...
  • MP questions Sachin & Rekha noshow in Parliament August 8, 2014

    The absence of cricket legend Sachin Tendulkar and actor Rekha in the Rajya Sabha created uproar yet again in the House on Friday by the members of Parliament. Addressing the House over the issue, Rajya Sabha Deputy Chairman PJ Kurien said that action can be taken against members only if...
  • Watch India@9 special from Meerut with Bhupendra Chaubey August 8, 2014

    In a new twist in the alleged gangrape of the 20yearold girl in Meerut, The Uttar Pradesh police has claimed that this may be a case of a relationship gone wrong. The police believe that there are several discrepancies in the account of the complainant. CNNIBN's Bhupendra Chaubey visits Meerut...