Hamari Adhuri Kahani has well-etched characters but it's cliched and archaic
Bobby Jasoos has no item numbers, no cheap thrills, and none of the usual trappings of a wannabe blockbuster.
Despite charming performances from Vidya & Farhan, this has nothing new to offer
If you were hoping that animation films would come of age with this purported epic, you are in for a disappointment. Though the characters from the Mahabharat have faces and voices of the biggest stars, the images do not add up to a compelling canvas. Not by a wide margin.
"It's an honour to be playing the effervescent Geeta Bali even if it is just a special appearance, and to be recreating Albela for a Marathi biopic on Bhagwan Dada," Vidya Balan said. The biopic, on Bhagwan Dada, traces the late actor-director's life and the difficulties he faced while making his 1951 released musical Albela
Ms Balan who is also a part of FTII Society and Rajabali, who is the head of screenplay writing at the premier institute, joined 190 filmmakers in writing to the president. The letter urges the president to declare FTII as a centre of excellence and an autonomous institution, de-link FTII from the Information and Broadcasting Ministry and to grant it autonomy
Vidya, who has been a part of the Hindi film fraternity for over a decade, said that the reason why not just actresses, but women in general too, are wary of revealing their age is because of the pressure to look young in a "youth obsessed society". "I am a proud 36-year-old," said Vidya
"I love to take credit for it (that women-centric movies are also making money now). I am extremely humbled when anyone says that. But the truth is that I think cinema reflects reality and the reality around us is that more and more women are leading lives on their own terms," said Vidya Balan
Alia Bhatt and Shahid Kapoor launched the first song of their film Shaandaar, titled Gulaabo in Mumbai. Alia said that she was very nervous while shooting for the song with Shahid. Meanwhile, Vidya Balan will make her debut in the Marathi film industry with Ek Albela, where she will play the role of Bollywood actress Geeta Bali.
Vidya Balan will soon make her debut in the Marathi film industry. The actress will play the role of Bollywood actress Geeta Bali in the upcoming Marathi film Ek Albela. The film traces the journey of actor-director Bhagwan Dada and the challenges which he had encountered to make his film Albela in 1951. The movie had featured Geeta Bali in the lead.
Amitabh Bachchan, who announced on August 31, that his Twitter account had been hacked, has now filed a complaint against abusive messages which he has been receiving since the past year. Also, Vidya Balan will reportedly return to the small screen as she has been approached by an international production house to host a talk show.
Vidya Balan is reportedly all set to return to the small screen. Reports suggest that Vidya has been approached by an international production house to host a talk show.
Kangana Ranaut, was 'spotted' in pink and black, at the Mumbai airport on August 16
Salman Khan, Vidya Balan, Twinkle Khanna cheered for the Anupam Kher and Neena Gupta's play Mera Woh Matlab Nahi Tha
Shah Rukh was on brand ambassador duty, while Salman spotted at a theatre in Mumbai
We spotted actress Vidya Balan at the Craft Exhibition organised by the Madhya Pradesh government in Mumbai on June 23