“This was clearly an overt example. They didn’t even bother hiding their bias, something that they normally take efforts to do,” he says, and adds, “Lobby culture has been prevalent in our industry not for years, but decades. Hence, no one thinks about standing up, or bothering to do anything. They are all ready to conform, which is why they know that they can get away with it. The reason I can say this, is because I grew up in a film family and I’ve heard of these games even as a child. As a kid, I heard it through other people’s experiences, and as a professional, I have seen it myself.” … [Read more...] about Abhay Deol calls out Bollywood’s lobby culture, award functions: I’m sorry it took someone’s death to wake everybody up
Pangarap na bituin 2007
"Agar main apne kirdaar ko theek se pehchan na paaon usski antar-aatma ko choo na loon toh yeh toh beimaani hogi (if I don't get to know my character well and touch its essence, it would be a betrayal)." … [Read more...] about How can Sushant be gone?
Amidst your journey, you somehow found a way and had a desire to yell out to me from the opposite side of set screaming "Rockstar, itni achi acting thodi na karte hain paagal!" … [Read more...] about Video: Sushant’s final heroine bids him goodbye
The hit-and-run case was the last straw. The then Congress-Nationalist Congress Party-led government in Maharashtra came under immense pressure to have Salman re-arrested in the case under the stringent Section 304 (culpable homicide) of the Indian Penal Code which entailed harsher punishment. Section 304 was invoked and Salman was sent to jail by the lower court a week later. … [Read more...] about ‘God and I are this close,’ Salman told me
"The situation as we all know is very bad and the industry will not open anytime soon. Even when they do, songs, I think, will be the last as dancers mean a big crowd. We all need to help them and stand by them as they not only need to survive but also maintain themselves physically," Remo told PTI. … [Read more...] about Bollywood’s background dancers look for help to survive