India’s Union Home Minister Amit Shah’s remark – on last Thursday – that people from various states should speak in Hindi, not English, and that Hindi should be regarded as an alternative to English, is drawing sharp criticism, Time of India reports.
Once considered an underdog, he defied belonging to any class of actors and time and time again has proven his distinctive acting skills. He is one of the first actors from India to star in big Hollywood movies such as “Jurassic World” and “Life of Pi”. Showbiz meets Irrfan Khan!
Sadly, the 10th edition of the World Hindi Conference will be remembered for the protest of some self-proclaimed champions and spokespersons of Hindi. They were unhappy that screen icon Amitabh Bachchan was invited to speak on the last day of the conference, arguing that the film star has no claim to fame in popularising Hindi. This is a travesty of facts.
After delivering some of the popular remixes for Bollywood, DJ Aqeel is turning into a music director for Hindi filmdom.
The National Award winner expressed her views at the launch of film critic Anupama Chopra's book "The Front Row: Conversations Of Cinema".
The 40-year-old fainted due to high blood pressure while she was shooting in scorching heat. But being a professional, she completed her shoot with no fuss.
The actor in front of Nawazuddin Siddiqui in "Badlapur" was a relatively inexperienced Varun Dhawan. But balancing out his own experiences with the "Main Tera Hero" actor in "Badlapur" turned out to be a smooth sailing for the National Award winner.
For an actress who has worked in films in seven languages even before turning 30, Radhika has a hunger to excel in unexpected roles.