All About Shabana Azmi

It is women power at box office in 2016

Bollywood has over the years doled out numerous critically acclaimed and commercially successful movies with woman as the protagonist. ‘Mother India’, ‘Astitva’, ‘Chandni Bar’, ‘Lajja’, ‘Kahaani’, ‘Mardaani’, ‘Queen’ etc. are instances in point. The bygone year also saw ... read more

Watch: Juhi Chawla, Shabana Azmi in ‘Chalk N Duster’ trailer

Education has become a business now. Now-a-days hardly one cares for imparting quality education. Schools and other higher education institutions have become an important source of earning money. In the process of making profit, the value of education has lost. The new film, ‘Chalk N Duster’ star ... read more

I could never be friend with Smita Patil, Shabana Azmi

During the book launch event of Maithili Rao's book Smita Patil: A Brief Incandescence in Mumbai on October 17, veteran actress Shabana Azmi reveals about her rivalry with Smita Patil, her contemporary. At the launch, Shabana Azmi said that she regrets making uncharitable remarks about actress Sm ... read more

Celebs attend ‘Jazbaa’ special screening at Yashraj studios

A special screening of upcoming film ‘Jazbaa’ was held at Yashraj studios for Bollywood celebrities on Tuesday, prior to its release. The film is being eagerly awaited as one of the most beautiful actresses Aishwarya Rai Bachchan is returning on-screen after a gap of five years. The specia ... read more

Shabana Azmi denounces fatwa against A R Rahman

Renowned Bollywood actress Shabana Azmi has vociferously denounced the fatwa against A R Rahman and questioned the authority and validity of those who issued it. "The Raza Academy has no locus-standi and its self-appointed stance of speaking for all Muslims has no takers. What have they do ... read more

Shabana Azmi turns 65; fans and celebrities wish her

Veteran Bollywood actress Shabana Azmi turned 65 today (Sept 18). Wife of noted lyricist and poet Javed Akhtar, she debuted in 1974 with Shyam Benegal’s ‘Ankur’ and bagged her first National Film Award for Best Actress. She soon became one of the sought after actresses of parallel cinema. In her ... read more

Aishwarya Rai promotes ‘Jazbaa’ on ‘Dance India Dance’

The trailer of Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Irrfan Khan starrer film ‘Jazbaa’ has been launched and now the film is ready to kick-start its promotional campaign on the small screen. Aishwarya and Irrfan visited the sets of Zee TV’s dance reality show ‘Dance India Dance 5’ to promote their up ... read more