English author Rudyard Kipling’s classic ‘The Jungle Book’ and its television and silver screen adaptations has enthralled children across the world. But, the recent live-action big screen version by Jon Favreau has been deemed ‘scary’ for children by censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani. Th
Cinema & Me : Episode 8 : Abhishek Chaubey
(Special thanks - Saif Akhtar) Abhishek Chaubey, is an Indian film director and screenwriter. He has worked with Vishal Bharadwaj in nearly all his films in the capacity of a co-writer or an assistant director. His notable contributions to Vishal Bharadwaj's films include Omkara (2006), and Kaminey (2009), which he co-wrote. He made his directorial debut with Ishqiya (2010) starring Naseeruddin Shah, Vidya Balan and Arshad Warsi. In this interview with Tehelka he discusses the contemporary moment in Hindi cinema, writing scripts in collaborations and the emergence of the 'rural-cool'.
Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor and Mira Rajput who tied the knot in July last year have become one of the most adorable couples. Shahid is head-over-heels in love with his beautiful wife and the numerous pictures of her he shares on social media are evidence of it. Mira too seems to have fo
Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, who was shooting for his upcoming movie ‘Rangoon’ in Arunachal Pradesh, has returned to Mumbai recently. The actor said it was the “most demanding and exhausting schedule” of the movie. Shahid, who plays an army officer in the film has shared a picture of him