"Mastani is someone what Madhubala and Meena Kumari did in their heydays. Deepika has never ever gone over the top. No woman has ever looked so beautiful on the Indian screen in the longest time. It's a dear character to me," Mr Bhanslai told IANS
"She is anything but Meena Kumari," said her stepson
"Before that I would be doing Sujoy Ghosh and Hansal Mehta's films," said Kangana
"From being the youngest on the set at 17, I realize I am no longer young," admitted Kangana
Actress Mahira Khan said that she is a âbig, big fan of Guru Dutt in Pyaasa. Her list of admirers also includes Bollywood legends like Meena Kumari, Madhubala and Rekha. Mahira also said that her playlist, which comprises of old songs of these actresses, are banned by some of her friends.
Actress Kangana Ranaut, who was all set to star in Tigmanshu Dhulia's biopic on actress Meena Kumari is reportedly stuck due to issues on rights and lack of adequate information. "To make a film on Meenaji a book is not enough," said Tigmanshu.
Actress Kangana will reportedly play the role of actress Meena Kumari in Tigmanshu Dhulia's film, which will be an adaptation of Meena Kumari's biography, Meena Kumari: The Classic Biography, penned by late journalist Vinod Mehta.
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