Bollywood star Govinda returns to the big screen after a gap of almost four years with Shaad Ali's Kill Dil, and he says it was his wife Sunita, who urged him to take up this romantic action film.
Confirming reports that he has refused to work in Salman's Marathi production, Shikshanachya Aaicha Gho, Govinda adds that people don’t expect art films from him or Salman.
A new casting trend emerges in Bollywood. Instead of playing it safe and relying on stars, several filmmakers are sticking to the script’s character requirements and pairing actors who are considered commercial with those known for their offbeat choices.
Despite starting his career with Deepa Mehta’s critically acclaimed film Earth (1998), and taking up unconventional and offbeat roles, Rahul couldn’t make it big in Bollywood.
After four years of being away from home during Diwali, Deepika Padukone will celebrate the festival with her family in Bengaluru.
Geetu Mohandas has gone from child actor to director of an Oscar-nominated film, with Liar’s Dice — her directorial feature debut and India’s official entry to the Academy Awards. Geetu talks to HT in a candid coversation.
In a candid chat with HT, Huma Qureshi, hopes to broaden her horizons further. She also tells us about being on the Dimensions Jury at the Mumbai Film Festival.
It was a starry evening as Delhi saw Bollywood celebrities join hands for -- Hum Hain...Ummeed E Kashmir. Celebrities from the Bollywood film industry entertained in a bid to raise money for those affected in the Kashmir floods.
A new video featuring actor Alia Bhatt, by Queen-fame director Vikas Bahl, is going viral in the virtual space. Surprise, surprise: this one is neither funny, nor flippant. Instead, it is an unusual take on women's safety in our cities, and holds a mirror to the deep-rooted prejudices Indian men suffer from.
Actor Swara Bhaskar, who made a mark in Bollywood with films such as Tanu Weds Manu (2011), says surely albeit slowly, talent gets recognised in the industry.
National Award-winner Ketan Mehta has worked with actors like Aamir Khan and Shah Rukh Khan back in the day but doesn’t work with big names now. The film-maker talks about the importance of talent, and why others rely on big names for box-office hits.
If you have had one of your most-cherished vacations in the paradise on earth — Kashmir — then this is your best chance to do your bit for the flood-stricken region. Join hands with Amitabh and Aamir to help the victims through the Hum Hain… Ummeed-eKashmir concert in association with Hindustan Times.
A number of actors who were on a sabbatical are set to make a comeback on the silver screen this season. Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Rekha, Raveena Tandon, Pooja Bhatt and Govinda are all facing the camera yet again.
Apart from acting in his sister Zoya Akhtar’s upcoming directorial venture Dil Dhadakne Do, Farhan Akhtar is also co-producing the film. And if those two roles weren’t enough, the multi-talented star has now also recorded a song for the multi-starrer.
Dearth of scriptwriters or good readers? Filmmakers discuss issue
Filmmakers such as Vishal Bhardwaj, Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, Vikramaditya Motwane, Shridhar Raghavan and Sriram Raghavan, came under one roof to discuss whether the country's entertainment industry lacks creative scriptwriters.