Shababa Iqbal

February 26, 2022
February 26, 2022

Sheena Chohan’s ‘Fame Game’

A former Miss Universe participant, Indian actress Sheena Chohan has worked in six films, including Mostofa Sarwar Farooki’s “Pipra Bidda” (Ant Story).

February 26, 2022
February 26, 2022

The Father of the Nation through graphic novels

As I sifted through the pages of “Mujib”, the graphic novel series depicting the Father of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman’s life, I could not help but think of how many generations of children could have benefited from this remarkable portrayal of the Father of the Nation.

February 17, 2022
February 17, 2022

Animating the future

Although animation is only beginning to find its footing in Bangladesh, many have made significant strides in this field in recent years.

February 10, 2022
February 10, 2022

I lost weight for the film, only to gain it back again: Sabila Nur

Celebrated actress Sabila Nur is set to star in several Valentine’s Day tele-fictions this year, teaming up with Afran Nisho and Apurba, among others. In particular, her pairing with Apurba is a hit with viewers.

January 10, 2022
January 10, 2022

5 new on-screen pairs to look forward to

A host of our favourite stars are pairing up for the first time on-screen in different upcoming projects. There is a lot of excitement and anticipation about how they would fare in their given roles. Check out what these pairs have in store for us.

January 1, 2022
January 1, 2022

Stop piracy, it’s 2022!

“Black Widow” was one of the most pirated movies of 2021.

December 29, 2021
December 29, 2021

5 outstanding web productions throughout the year

This year saw the release of a slew of outstanding Bangladeshi web series and films that had us glued to our screens. As 2021 comes to an end, we bring you a list of some of the best productions, released on OTT platforms.

December 19, 2021
December 19, 2021

Tom Holland’s Spider-Man finally comes of age

There has been a sentiment amongst certain sections of people that superhero films, more specifically movies from the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU), are the “death of cinema”. Many think pieces have been written around this concept. I think there is an inclination from a lot of people to turn their nose up at popular entertainment, and I would like to challenge them to go watch a screening of “Spider-Man: No Way Home”. Watch the sheer joy this movie unfolds for an audience.

December 1, 2021
December 1, 2021

In remembrance of National Professor Rafiqul Islam

National Professor Rafiqul Islam, one of the most distinguished researchers on National Poet Kazi Nazrul Islam, passed away yesterday at the capital's Evercare Hospital. He was an educationalist, a scholar, writer, and cultural activist. The 87-year-old was the recipient of both Swadhinata Padak and Ekushey Padak, the highest civilian honours in the country. Numerous Nazrul Sangeet exponents fondly spoke about the National Professor with The Daily Star.

November 27, 2021
November 27, 2021

‘I am looking forward to working with Shyam Benegal’

Popular actress Sabila Nur has been busy with quite a few tele-fictions, especially for the forthcoming Valentine’s Day. She was recently featured in Chorki’s first ever free mini-series, “Sugar Free”.