Kavita Awaasthi

Mumbai-based Kavita Awaasthi writes on Television, for the daily Entertainment and Lifestyle supplement, HT Cafe

Articles by Kavita Awaasthi

Dheeraj Dhoopar on Sherdil Shergill going off air: We did not get the numbers

Dheeraj Dhoopar talks about why his almost five month old show Sherdil Shergill didn’t work and the unpredictable nature of the industry

Dheeraj Dhoopar
Dheeraj Dhoopar
Updated on Feb 02, 2023 03:07 PM IST

Angad Bedi’s preparing for a 400 metre sprinting race

The actor, who has been training for track and field for three years, is looking forward to the sprinting race tournament soon

Angad Bedi
Angad Bedi
Published on Jan 30, 2023 07:25 PM IST

Nakuul Mehta on coffee date with fans: It was wonderful

Bade Achhe Lagte Hain 2 actor Nakuul Mehta invited his admirers to a cafe in London for a catch up and was amazed to see 150 people turn up

Nakuul Mehta
Nakuul Mehta
Updated on Jan 23, 2023 06:41 PM IST

Vivek Dahiya: ‘It is tough to crack a good web project’

State of Siege: Temple Attack actor Vivek Dahiya shares that the competition in the industry has increased. Read the interview.

Vivek Dahiya
Vivek Dahiya
Updated on Jan 08, 2023 04:25 PM IST

Shaheer Sheikh on his physical transformation: I was not overweight but out of shape.

Shaheer Sheikh believes in slow and steady and that’s how he describes his recent physical transformation

HT Image
HT Image
Published on Jan 07, 2023 10:33 PM IST

Arjun Bijlani on quitting smoking: It is not easy but I am trying my best

Arjun Bijlani started the new year with a resolution to quit smoking. He announced the decision with a tweet. He spoke at length with us about his decision.

Arjun Bijlani on quitting smoking: It is not easy but I am trying my best
Arjun Bijlani on quitting smoking: It is not easy but I am trying my best
Published on Jan 07, 2023 06:38 PM IST

Devashish Makhija: Film festivals are portals to international horizon

Bhosle director Devashish Makhika’s next Joram, starring Manoj Bajpayee, to have a world premiere at the 2023 International Film Festival Rotterdam. He says international exposure helps a movie chart its journey

Devashish Makhija
Devashish Makhija
Updated on Dec 28, 2022 09:46 AM IST

Satish Kaushik: It is an achievement when High Court refers to your film

Satish Kaushik’s Kaagaz was used as a reference in the Delhi High Court judgement; says It shows how good cinema can influence society and bring healthy changes.

Satish Kaushik (AFP)
Satish Kaushik (AFP)
Published on Dec 28, 2022 08:44 AM IST

Ranndeep R Rai: I don’t care about rumours; they never stop

Actor Ranndeep R Rai shares that he doesn’t pay heed to rumours as it is common for people to talk about public figures.

Ranndeep R Rai
Ranndeep R Rai
Published on Dec 26, 2022 10:42 PM IST

Niti Taylor: Quality time was the gift I needed this Christmas

Actor Niti Taylor, who working non-stop this year, had a pre-Christmas celebration with family; says met them after nine months!

Niti Taylor Bawa
Niti Taylor Bawa
Published on Dec 25, 2022 11:53 AM IST

Exclusive: Gauahar Khan on pregnancy: Want to cherish this time despite being in the limelight

Mommy-to-be Gauahar Khan reveals how she was working non-stop in the first few months and why she would like to continue working as much as possible during pregnancy

Gauahar Khan and Zaid Darbar
Gauahar Khan and Zaid Darbar
Updated on Dec 23, 2022 01:26 PM IST

Akshay Oberoi: It was important for me to keep working to run my house

Akshay Oberoi talks about how an actor’s performance leads to makers believing in them and it’s not just about their name

Akshay Oberoi
Akshay Oberoi
Updated on Dec 16, 2022 04:37 PM IST

Intrigue, thrill, espionage- what makes spy dramas appealing?

From Mukhbir - The Story of a Spy, Taanav, CAT, to Slow Horses and Tehran, plots around espionage have continued to tick on the web. We explore why

Randeep Hood in CAT
Randeep Hood in CAT
Published on Dec 16, 2022 11:44 AM IST

Karan V Grover: Show ending in five months isn’t shocking but disappointing and saddening

Karan V Grover talks about his 5-month old TV show Bohot Pyaar Karte Hai’s fate; adds not all characters and stories work

Karan V Grover
Karan V Grover
Published on Dec 16, 2022 11:18 AM IST

Richa Chadha to star in an Indo-British production

The actor is glad to collab with makers who “want to tell different stories”. She will start shoot for the film in London.

Richa Chadha
Richa Chadha
Published on Nov 13, 2022 04:57 PM IST

Are TV audiences being wooed by OTT with digital ?

With a growing number of digital versions of popular television shows, like Anupama and Koffee With Karan, we take a look at the connect between web shows and TV serials and ask if makers on OTT are trying to woo TV audiences

A still of Aashiqana and Bigg Boss OTT
A still of Aashiqana and Bigg Boss OTT
Updated on Nov 04, 2022 08:18 PM IST

Anshuman Jha on getting married: A lot of dreams came true

Actor Anushman Jha got hitched on October 29 after a two year engagement as the pandemic delayed his plans.

Anshuman Jha and Sierra Winters
Anshuman Jha and Sierra Winters
Published on Nov 01, 2022 05:03 PM IST

Sunny Leone: Halloween is for dressing up, learning it is okay to be messy

Actor Sunny Leone opens up about her plans to dress up and celebrate the spook fest today with her family, friends

Sunny Leone
Sunny Leone
Updated on Oct 31, 2022 01:16 PM IST

Pankaj Tripathi: Chhath Puja teaches us to respect, preserve Nature

The Criminal Justice actor talks about his memories of Chhath Puja and his plans for this year’s festivities

Pankaj Tripathi (PTI)
Pankaj Tripathi (PTI)
Updated on Oct 29, 2022 05:45 PM IST

Angad Bedi: I loved PV Sindhu’s down-to-earth attitude

The actor opens up about meeting the badminton champion for the first time and discussing all things sports

Angad Bedii and PV Sindhu
Angad Bedii and PV Sindhu
Published on Oct 28, 2022 04:47 PM IST

15 years of Jab We Met: Tarun Arora says even today, the film feels fresh

Actor Tarun Arora wonders why Bollywood doesn’t make such films anymore and shares what he learnt from co-stars Kareena Kapoor Khan and Shahid Kapoor

A still from Jab We Met
A still from Jab We Met
Updated on Oct 26, 2022 06:29 PM IST

15 years of Jab We Met: Pavanraj Malhotra: Fans say they have watched Jab We Met more than Sholay!

Actor Pavanraj Malhotra explains why he was not keen to play uncle in Jab We Met and reveals why the film still works.

A still from Jab We Met
A still from Jab We Met
Published on Oct 26, 2022 06:24 PM IST

15 years of Jab We Met: Saumya Tandon calls it a refreshing iconic film that aged beautifully!

Saumya Tandon shares why Jab We Met is a breath of fresh air and what she learnt from co-stars Kareena Kapoor Khan and Shahid Kapoor

A still from Jab We Met
A still from Jab We Met
Updated on Oct 26, 2022 06:32 PM IST

Roopali Ganguly on Bhai Dooj: Celebrating our bond has become more meaningful after marriage

Anupama actor Roopali Ganguly and her brother- choreographer Vijay Ganguly talk about their bond on Bhai Dooj, add why celebrating festivals is important to them

Roopali Ganguly and Vijay Ganguly
Roopali Ganguly and Vijay Ganguly
Published on Oct 26, 2022 04:22 PM IST

Diwali away from home for Parambrata

The actor, who has been shooting back to back, is looking forward to enjoying the festival of lights in Bhopal this year

Parambrata Chattopadhyay
Parambrata Chattopadhyay
Updated on Oct 22, 2022 02:06 PM IST

Diwali in Goa for Manoj Bajpayee this year!

The actor says celebrations will be different but the spirit of the festival will remain intact since he will be with his family.

Manoj Bajpayee
Manoj Bajpayee
Published on Oct 21, 2022 02:55 PM IST

Aparshakti Khurana: Taking time off increases productivity

Aparshakti Khurana takes time off between shoots and promotions in Himachal Pradesh for a vacay with his wife and daughter

Aparshakti Khurana with wife Aakriti Ahuja and daughter Arzoie
Aparshakti Khurana with wife Aakriti Ahuja and daughter Arzoie
Published on Oct 12, 2022 06:45 PM IST

Scripting success on web medium but are writers getting their due on OTT?

While good writing is the backbone of OTT content, experts weigh in on whether writers get their due

Scripting success on web medium but are writers getting their due on OTT?
Scripting success on web medium but are writers getting their due on OTT?
Updated on Oct 08, 2022 10:34 PM IST

Avika Gor: It’s easier to become an actor today

Avika Gor feels access to social media and other mediums help aspirants show their talents and reach out to the audience

Avika Gor
Avika Gor
Published on Sep 21, 2022 05:12 PM IST

Pratik Gandhi: I have never judged the characters I play

Sharing his work mantra, Scam 1992 actor Pratik Gandhi says he likes to keep things simple while shooting

Pratik Gandhi
Pratik Gandhi
Published on Sep 13, 2022 05:54 PM IST
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