Advertisement


Gully Boy
Entertainment  /  Published 27.12.19

The newsmakers of 2019

Music album of the year: Gully Boy“The voice of the streets” was brought to the mainstream, with Gully Boy bringing the desi underground scene to the forefront. A host of artistes — most promine...
By Priyanka Roy in

India  /  Published 10.12.19

#RivalsInRap: BJP, Cong videos use same song

The rap's roots are political. It was inspired by JNU student leader Kanhaiya Kumar's chant of 'Azadi'. By mouthing 'alag shakal, wahi jaat', Divine tarred all political sides with the same brush...
By Manashi Sengupta in New Delhi

Entertainment  /  Published 21.10.19

Zoya Akhtar's stories

Zoya Akhtar, basking in the success of her film Gully Boy, selected as India’s official entry to the 92nd Academy Awards, was at the news conference for Jio MAMI 21st Mumbai Film Festival with Star ...
By Ushnota Paul in Calcutta

Entertainment  /  Published 21.09.19

‘Gully Boy’ is India’s official entry to 92nd Academy Awards

Zoya Akhtar’s Gully Boy, featuring Ranveer Singh in the lead, has been selected as India’s official entry in the International Feature Film category at the 92nd Academy Awards, the Film Federation...
By PTI in New Delhi

Entertainment  /  Published 07.07.19

The gully life inspires rapper Divine

Young rappers around India keep talking about Gully Gang Entertainment, which rapper Divine founded a few months ago to promote the rapping scene. Born Vivian Fernandes, the Mumbai rapper’s followin...
By Urvashi Bhattacharya in

Entertainment  /  Published 03.03.19

The man behind Gully Boy’s raging 18-song soundtrack

Given his “love for words”, Ankur Tewari turns out to be a man of measured words during our crisp 30-minute chat, as he ends every answer with a “yeah” — cue for me to move on to my next que...
By Anannya Sarkar in

Entertainment  /  Published 27.02.19

Siddhant Chaturvedi aka MC Sher is on a high after Gully Boy

In a film with superlative performances by Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh, the audience walked out of theatres talking about the actor who helped Ranveer’s Murad channel his angst and achieve his drea...
By Karishma Upadhyay in

Entertainment  /  Published 20.02.19

Vijay Varma on his character in Gully Boy

There are reflections of Gully Boy in the real-life story of actor Vijay Varma, who plays Moeen in the film. Born in a Marwari family in Hyderabad, it was expected that Vijay would join the family bus...
By Karishma Upadhyay in

Entertainment  /  Published 14.02.19

Gully Boy is a rebel anthem

Yeh shabdo ki jwala se yeh beriya pighal jayega / Zinda mera khwab hai kaise tu dafnaayega”Gully Boy is the need to break free. The want to rise above one’s reality and reach for one’s dreams. T...
By Priyanka Roy in

Opinion  /  Published 12.02.19

Berlin is high on a heady cocktail of cinema

The Berlinale, or the Berlin International Film Festival, has been a happy tramping ground for Calcutta film-makers for a long time. Over the decades several directors from our city have made their wa...
By Ruchir Joshi in


Advertisement

Download our latest App

to get update on the go...

Advertisement

Advertisement
 
Copyright © 2020 The Telegraph. All rights reserved.