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.
"I haven't approached any actress yet, let alone Vidya Balan. I still haven't finalised the script and only after I lock my script, will I be able to approach anyone with the offer," said Nag Ashwin
"I don't watch television (that much) invariably because I don't get the time to follow shows," said Vidya Balan
"The one good thing that has now come out is the recommendations of the Shyam Benegal committee and we wish that gets approved too. Creative freedom should never be curbed," said Kamal
"Vidya Balan will be playing the central role in Aami, which is the tale of the life and times of acclaimed writer and poet Madhavikutty alias Kamala Surayya," said Kamal
Nawazuddin Siddiqui will play the role of Manto in a biopic directed by Nandita Das. Meanwhile, Vidya Balan is also gearing up for the biopic on Kamla Das.
Vidya Balan is reportedly upset because of the sudden release of the Hindi version of Malayalam film Urumi in which she did a cameo role six years ago. The posters however suggest that Vidya has a full-fledged role in the film, which she thinks can be misleading for fans.
Actress Vidya Balan said that she wants to explore her 'dark side' and is on the hunt for "good scripts" that allow her to do that, at a recent book launch event in Mumbai. The Kahaani star, who will next be seen with Amitabh Bachchan in Te3n, said: "It was wonderful working with Big B."
Vidya Balan launched author Piyush Jha's book Raakshas at an event in Mumbai on December 11. The actress, who is a bookworm, said that initially, she was only sent the first three chapters of the book by the author. Vidya also revealed that she found it so intriguing that she arrived at the book launch.
Sunday was a fun day for actress Alia Bhatt, who was spotted outside a PVR in Mumbai on July 31
Karan Johar hosted a birthday party for his friend Jitesh Pillai and the Bollywood turnout was way too impressive
Actor Shah Rukh Khan, who recently returned to Mumbai from London, was photographed outside a Mumbai restaurant on May 28
Actors Vidya Balan and Amitabh Bachchan along with director Ribhu Dasgupta and producer Sujoy Ghosh launched the trailer of their film Te3n at an event in Mumbai on May 5