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Spectre Cast: Daniel Craig, Christoph Waltz, Léa Seydoux, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Monica Bellucci, Ralph Fiennes Rated: 6.5/10 Even as the sanskari Bond hashtag has flooded Indian twitterati, thanks to an overzealous Censor Board going all clippy and sloppy for no reason whatsoever, the name Bond, James Bond still reigns supreme. For, Bond...
The silent heroes Cast: Maanuv Bharadwaj, Mann Bagga, Jaideep Rawat, Gurfareen Bano, Tarun Bhargawa, Aashish Chauhan, Khwaish Gupta, Priyanka Panchal Rated: 5/10 It is not your average movie nor is it likely to find any takers in the commercial cinema. In fact, The Silent Heroes will be lost in obscurity like many of...
Acknowledged as two of the biggest foodies on Indian television, Rocky Singh and Mayur Sharma of Highway On My Plate fame will now appear in a show called Get Fit with Rocky and Mayur. This is, of course, a huge turnaround in their TV careers that has been almost entirely...
PRAKRITI ROY travels to Mumbai to bring you a report on the launch of Zindagi’s first show made in India The viewers have been treated to shows from Pakistan and then Turkey. Now, it is time to be entertained by the first original Indian fiction show on Zindagi channel. Keeping in...
Veteran actor Dalip Tahil is back on TV & he talks to PRAKRITI ROY about playing Dashrath in Siya Ke Ram What made you return to TV after 20 years? It was nothing spectacular. I just felt privileged that a great director like Nikhil Sinha wanted to cast me as Dashrath. I...
New show on animal planet We are just one of around 400 species of primate in the world. We have hundreds of bizarre and colourful relatives who live fascinating lives in exotic locations — yet most of us know almost nothing about them. From India to Madagascar, Borneo to Peru, Animal...
Prem ratan dhan payo Cast: Salman Khan, Sonam Kapoor, Neil Nitin Mukesh, Anupam Kher Rated: 5/10 Sooraj Barjatya, not one but two Salman Khans, the larger than life Rajshri banner and a peg on recreation of 17-year-old magic — something big, something grand, something romantic — the potential was animated, the promise...
Special effects is the new buzzword for TV showmakers. SANGEETA YADAV catches up with the VFX and helicam teams of the show Naagin to throw light on the work behind the stunning use of technology for this fantasy romance Having grand visual effects (VFX) for TV serials was kicked off way...
Jakub Vagner of the Big Fish Man tells Shalini Saksena on why he is on a mission to find the world’s biggest freshwater fish, how he wanted to be a fisherman and how Goliath Tiger has been the toughest fish he has ever caught Why do you want to find the...
Kristen Connolly, the journalist in Zoo on AXN, answers queries by SANGEETA YADAV What made you say yes to the role of Jamie Campbell? What is the best part of it? I thought the script was really fun and wild, and I liked Jamie's tenacity, her curiosity and that she is a...
22 Nov 2015 | Gautam Chintamani
Most films exist in a specific universe and while some filmmakers manage to create unique worlds with their cinema, very few like Sooraj Barjatya are able to craft a cosmos that can be both real and illusory. Intriguingly enough, since the late 1980s to now, the one factor that has come to define the realm of Barjatya's cinematic universe is an actor who would ideally appear to be a misfit...
26 Nov 2015 | PNS | Lucknow
There is only one thing certain about the winter session of the UP legislature - uncertainty. The UP government may not convene the winter session of the legislature after all...
Hugging Lalu Prasad is not okay. It's good that I left Arvind's company, or else I would also be facing a similar predicament.
Actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Salman Khan and Anil Kapoor are doing television. It shows the medium is not small.
Some people are raking up the intolerance issue to thwart our chances of getting permanent membership of UNSC.