All About Chameli

Begum Jaan, Chameli, Mumtaz… on-screen prostitutes of Bollywood

A number of Bollywood actresses since the golden era have portrayed the role of a prostitute on the big screen. Waheeda Rehman played a prostitute in her first major lead role in ‘Pyaasa’. Meena Kumari’s ‘Pakeezah’ and ‘Umrao Jaan’ starring Rekha are first of the names that comes to mind whenever ... read more

Shabana Undecided About Chameli

Shabana Azmi is confused .She cannot make up her mind about friend Sudhir Mishra´s , Chameli . She caught the film with two friends , at a cinema in Bombay on its second day... ...While one friend loved the film , her other pal thought it was boring . As for Shabana , the actress said , "Perh ... read more