Seeta Aur Geeta

  • Sanjeev Kumar: The best mainstream hero Bollywood ever had November 6, 2012

    New Delhi: From playing Amitabh Bachchan's father in 'Trishul' to playing the husband of his former beloved Rekha in 'Silsila', Sanjeev Kumar is still remembered for playing a variety of roles on big screen. He is probably the best mainstream actor Bollywood has seen so far. The actor played romantic...
  • Big heroines don't need item numbers: Hema Malini June 4, 2012

    Mumbai: The dream girl of Indian cinema, Hema Malini, feels there is no need for top notch actresses to endorse item songs. "It's not my taste but people's taste has changed. What to do? People love to see all that. But I would like to say one thing that the...
  • Dharamji's honour was long due: Hema Malini January 26, 2012

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Hema Malini is elated to learn that her husband Dharmendra will be honoured with a Padma Bhushan, the country's third highest civilian award, and says that the honour was long due. "I am obviously very happy that Dharamji is getting the Padma Bhushan. It was long due and...
  • Padma Bhushan great but late for dad: Ahana Deol January 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Veteran actor Dharmendra's youngest daughter Ahana Deol is delighted with the news that her father has been named to receive the prestigious Padma Bhushan this year. However, she says he deserved the award much earlier. "The Padma Bhushan is a grand honour and our family is really excited after...
  • Playlist: The best of Javed Akhtar January 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Poet, lyricist and scriptwriter Javed Akhtar turns 67 on 17 January. He is one of the most soughtafter lyricists in India. Winner of 14 Filmfare Award, Padma Shri and a Padma Bhushan, Akhtar has proved his mettle in the film industry. Akhtar's first film as a scriptwriter was...
  • Yesteryears' comic actress Manorama dead February 16, 2008

    Mumbai: Yesteryears' actress Manorama, known for her comic and negative roles, died in Mumbai on Friday. She was last seen onscreen in Deepa Mehta's Oscarnominated Water. The portly woman with exaggerated eyelashes and expressions was popularly known for roles like the wicked aunt in Seeta Aur Geeta, Ek Phool Do Maali...