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Character actors are pillars of films: Anupam Kher


August 28th, 2012 - 3:46 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 28 (IANS) Actor Anupam Kher believes that character artists are the real pillars of any film."I think those whom we term as character actors in India, are ... Read more...

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With 400 scripts, Shimla’s Gaiety Theatre recreates the past (With Image)


July 31st, 2012 - 1:37 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, July 31 (IANS) It's modelled on London's Royal Albert Hall. Now, the British-era Gaiety Theatre, where Nobel laureate Rudyard Kipling and legendary actors Prithviraj Kapoor and Balraj Sahni ... Read more...

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Shruti heads for Madonna’s live concert (Movie Snippets)


June 2nd, 2012 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 2 (IANS) Actress Shruti Seth can't wait to see her lifelong dream come true as she gears up to watch singer Madonna live in concert in ... Read more...

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Bollywood finally sets stage for theatre veterans


April 21st, 2012 - 1:57 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 21 (IANS) For long they've played second fiddle to mainstream actors in films despite a strong theatre background. But the tables have turned for veterans like ... Read more...

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Prakash Jha advises Rumi Jaffery to shoot in Bhopal


September 23rd, 2011 - 3:41 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 23 (IANS) Not only has Prakash Jha put the city of Bhopal on Bollywood's map but he's also ensuring that other units with a vital story to ... Read more...

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Debate on gender inequality sets mood for Slut Walk


July 10th, 2011 - 8:13 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 10 (IANS) College students and professionals participated in a debate on gender inequality at Jantar Mantar here Sunday, ahead of the country's first Slut Walk later ... Read more...

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MTV targets mobile generation with tech-savvy ‘Crunch’ show


April 19th, 2011 - 8:39 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 19 (IANS) With the youth getting hooked onto iPhones and social networking sites, MTV has decided to target this tech savvy segment with its new reality show "Crunch", ... Read more...

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Canned in one shot, ‘Six Hours With Terrorists’ set to release


February 1st, 2011 - 8:27 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 1 (IANS) Claiming to have broken all previous records, a one-camera, one-shot film of over two hours and shot by a budding director, "Six Hours With Terrorists" is all set ... Read more...

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Century-old heritage theatre at Shimla a major tourist draw


May 18th, 2010 - 12:33 am ICT by ANI
By Hemant ChauhanShimla, May 17 (ANI): A larger number if domestic and foreign tourists are thronging the Over a century-old Gaiety Theatre at Shimla that has been thrown open recently.Built ... Read more...

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Oscars 2010: Christoph Waltz wins the award for the Best Supporting actor at the 82nd Academy Awards


March 8th, 2010 - 8:57 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Beverly Hills, Mar 7 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Christoph Waltz has won the very first award of the evening – the Best Supporting Actor for the war movie Inglourious Basterds. He is an ... Read more...

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“I am doing some serious workshops with theater actors” - Himesh Reshammiya


May 18th, 2009 - 3:11 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
By Joginder TutejaAfter realizing that better understanding of characters is a much needed requirement for acting, Himesh Reshammiya has turned over a new leaf in his career. He has now started ... Read more...

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Anguish of a dying female foetus - through a play


May 3rd, 2009 - 7:21 pm ICT by IANS
Agra, May 3 (IANS) The audience sat glued to their seats as a cast of over 600 theatre actors here lent their voice and emotions to portray the anguish of a struggling ... Read more...

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Attending acting workshops Himesh’s new mantra for success


April 23rd, 2009 - 4:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, April 23 (IANS) Himesh Reshammiya, who was last seen in the box office dud "Karzzzz", has now started attending acting workshops before beginning to shoot for his films. The composer-turned-singer-turned-actor says ... Read more...

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B is definitely the new K JD Majethia proves it


March 19th, 2009 - 4:51 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Looks like B is the new K for producers Jamnadas Majethia (JD) and Aatish Kapadia of Hats off Productions. After shows like Balika Vadhu, Beityaan etc and their own Baa Bahu ... Read more...

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Prakash Jha hires 5,000 theatre actors for ‘Rajniti’


March 12th, 2009 - 8:57 am ICT by IANS
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 12 (IANS) It's an unheard-of screen phenomenon. For his intense political drama "Rajniti", Prakash Jha has hired and trained 5,000 theatre actors to play the participants in ... Read more...

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Akshaye Khanna homesick for Mumbai


April 25th, 2008 - 8:57 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 25 (IANS) Bollywood actor Akshaye Khanna is shooting in Bangkok for Neeraj Vora's "Shortcut" and says he is missing home and desperately looking for a break. "I ... Read more...

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Nandita Das ready with her directorial debut


April 21st, 2008 - 11:16 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, April 21 (IANS) Critically acclaimed actress Nandita Das has just completed shooting her first directorial venture, "Firaaq... In Such Times", about how violence affects people's lives. The filmmaking ... Read more...

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French opera theatre director wants Bhansali back


March 29th, 2008 - 9:13 am ICT by admin
By Subhash K. Jha Mumbai, March 29 (IANS) Jean-luc Choplin, the director of Paris' Theatre Du Chatelet which is currently hosting Sanjay Leela Bhansali's opera "Padmavati", wants the Bollywood filmmaker back for an ... Read more...

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