By Shohini Ghosh
UPDATED ON NOV 18, 2020 05:58 AM IST
He played characters that lived close to our lives. Shyam Benegal had identified this as the actor’s special talent; his ability to become someone recognisable, thereby offering to the audience an extraordinarily intimate level of identification.
New Delhi | By Press Trust of India | Posted by Jahnavi Gupta
UPDATED ON NOV 07, 2020 12:44 PM IST
Noted Bengali writer Bani Basu’s 1990 novel “Swet Patharer Thala”, made into an award-winning film starring Aparna Sen, is now available in an English version.
Indo Asian News Service, Mumbai | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 28, 2020 08:21 PM IST
Sanjana Kapoor will be honoured with the ‘Chevalier dans lOrdre des Arts et des Lettres (Knight of the Order of Arts and Letters) at French embassy.
Aparna Sen, 28 personalities write open letter in support of Anurag Kashyap: ‘We strongly condemn the threats of violence’
Hindustan Times | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 20, 2019 03:10 PM IST
28 Bengali personalities have written an open letter in support of filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, who recently quit Twitter after alleging that his family had been threatened with violence.
Hindustan Times, Kolkata | By HT Correspondent
PUBLISHED ON JUN 27, 2019 10:06 PM IST
The delegation that also consisted of actor-director Kaushik Sen and theatre personality Chandan Sen said they will submit deputations to the governor and chief minister of Bengal.
“Years ago, somebody turned up at my house in Kolkata asking to marry me!” Konkona Sen Sharma reveals her crazy-fan moment
Hindustan Times | By Veenu Singh
UPDATED ON MAY 18, 2019 10:57 PM IST
The Lipstick Under My Burkha actor also talks about her mother, her son, and her love for François Truffaut!
Hindustan Times | By Paramita Ghosh
UPDATED ON AUG 11, 2018 09:41 AM IST
By Monika Rawal Kukreja, New Delhi
PUBLISHED ON MAY 29, 2018 05:45 PM IST
Actor Neena Gupta says that past nine months have been a great experience as she shot for not one but five films back to back. She adds that she doesn’t care whether a role is commercial or artistic and that it has to get her excited.
Snigdhendu Bhattacharya, Kolkata | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON APR 20, 2018 10:47 AM IST
Activists accuse Kolkata Municipal Corporation of degrading listed heritage structures that will enable demolition; state heritage body cites pressure from owners to delist.