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Makarand Deshpande’s new play Ram is a satire on the religious bigotry; Location courtesy: Prithvi Theatre(Brahms Dirsipo)

Dear 2020: Makarand Deshpande’s open letter to the coming year

Hindustan Times | By Makarand Deshpande
UPDATED ON DEC 28, 2019 11:02 PM IST
If plays are not written by people living in present times, how will they reflect the angst and concerns of today?
(Clockwise from top) Piyush Mishra, Faezeh Jalali, Naseeruddin Shah and Makarand Deshpande talk about the craft and the commerce of theatre and everything in between as they meet at the iconic Prithvi Theatre(Brahms Dirsipo)
(Clockwise from top) Piyush Mishra, Faezeh Jalali, Naseeruddin Shah and Makarand Deshpande talk about the craft and the commerce of theatre and everything in between as they meet at the iconic Prithvi Theatre(Brahms Dirsipo)

HT Brunch cover story: By the people, for the people, of the people… Four thespians write down their wishlist for 2020

Hindustan Times | By As told to Ananya Ghosh
UPDATED ON DEC 28, 2019 11:50 PM IST
Is theatre a tool of social change? As the year ends, Naseeruddin Shah, Makarand Deshpande, Piyush Mishra and Faezeh Jalali put the spotlight starkly on the present realities of theatre and list down the changes they want to see in the next year
Swanand Kirkire now wants to realise his dream of turning filmmaker(Aalok Soni)
Swanand Kirkire now wants to realise his dream of turning filmmaker(Aalok Soni)

Swanand Kirkire: The everything man!

Hindustan Times | By Ananya Ghosh
UPDATED ON DEC 21, 2019 10:59 PM IST
The two-time National Award-winning lyricist, singer and actor, has not let his dream come in the way of the opportunities life has thrown his way
Makarand Deshpande, 66, brother of jailed real estate developer DS Kulkarni was prevented from leaving the country on Tuesday morning and detained at Mumbai airport.
Makarand Deshpande, 66, brother of jailed real estate developer DS Kulkarni was prevented from leaving the country on Tuesday morning and detained at Mumbai airport.

Real estate baron DSK’s brother detained by economic offence wing at Mumbai Airport

Hindustan Times, Pune | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 14, 2019 09:25 PM IST
“He was detained at Mumbai airport. He was trying to leave the country. A team of Pune police has taken him in custody from Mumbai. They are on their way back,” Sambhaji Kadam, deputy commissioner of police, Economic offence wing (EOW) and cyber crime, said.
Jisshu Sengupta will play Alia Bhatt’s dad in Sadak 2.
Jisshu Sengupta will play Alia Bhatt’s dad in Sadak 2.

Bengali star Jisshu Sengupta to play Alia Bhatt’s father in Sadak 2: report

Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON AUG 09, 2019 04:38 PM IST
Bengali actor Jisshu Sengupta had reportedly begun shooting with Mahesh Bhatt for Sadak 2. The film also stars Alia Bhatt, Pooja Bhatt, Aditya Roy Kapur and Sanjay Dutt.
While most actors treat theatre as a stepping stone to Bollywood, Makarand Deshpande, even after giving some stellar performances in mainstream Hindi films prides himself to be a theatre actor first ; Location courtesy: Prithvi Theatre, Mumbai ; Shirt, Mufti; suit, Louis Philippe.(Prabhat Shetty)
While most actors treat theatre as a stepping stone to Bollywood, Makarand Deshpande, even after giving some stellar performances in mainstream Hindi films prides himself to be a theatre actor first ; Location courtesy: Prithvi Theatre, Mumbai ; Shirt, Mufti; suit, Louis Philippe.(Prabhat Shetty)

Theatre Special by Makarand Deshpande: 10 reasons why drama is syrup for the soul

Hindustan Times | By Makarand Deshpande
UPDATED ON DEC 01, 2018 10:54 PM IST
The most distinctive face on Indian stage tells you why you should watch a play tonight
Actor Renuka Shahane will be seen in the Marathi film Bucket List.(Yogen Shah)
Actor Renuka Shahane will be seen in the Marathi film Bucket List.(Yogen Shah)

Madhuri Dixit is a great actor, would love to direct her someday: Renuka Shahane

Hindustan Times | By Shreya Mukherjee
UPDATED ON MAY 01, 2018 05:24 PM IST
Actor Renuka Shahane, whose debut directorial venture, Rita, released in 2009, says she is looking forward to direct more films. She also talks about working with Madhuri Dixit, again.
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