Shabana Azmi
Entertainment  /  Published 29.11.20

Dimple Kapadia’s Hollywood debut

Shabana Azmi Shabana Azmi is currently stationed in Budapest shooting her international web series Halo that’s being executive produced by Steven Spielberg. Azmi plays Admiral Margaret Parangos...
By Priyanka Roy  in Calcutta

Entertainment  /  Published 10.11.20

Pratik in big league after Scam 1992

I am getting a lot of offers. I want to do some interesting work. There are a lot of people who have seen me for the first time in Scam... now it’s up to me to prove myself in the next few proje...
By Priyanka Roy  in

India  /  Published 01.11.20

‘No ifs and buts’ list grows in India

By Pheroze L. Vincent in New Delhi

Entertainment  /  Published 28.10.20

'I have reached enough to qualify as an actor'

Yes, I started shooting in early September. In the beginning, it felt very strange because I felt I was in a sci-fi film where everyone was in PPE suits (laughs). But it’s amazing how quickly we...
By Priyanka Roy  in

Entertainment  /  Published 02.09.20

The essence of Mee Raqsam

Share some anecdotes from shooting... Danish: I am very influenced by Urdu poetry and so Kaifi saab is a legend for me. And to be on the same ground in Mijwan where he once lived, was a pilgrimage-li...
By Aniruddha Biswas in


People  /  Published 18.07.20

‘I am experiencing the joy of the here and now'

Shabana Azmi is focusing on the ‘here and now’, spending time with family, catching up on her thoughts and striving to give back to society in these times of the pandemic. The veteran acto...
By Priyanka Roy  in

West Bengal  /  Published 30.12.18

He had the courage to question himself

I cannot separate the man from the filmmaker. He was like his films, a bundle of contradictions — strong but gentle, urbane but rustic, both a creator and an iconoclast who was very sensitive and ve...
By Shabana Azmi in

India  /  Published 07.07.19

We should not kneel: Shabana

Actor Shabana Azmi said on Saturday that the “atmosphere now” is such that anyone who criticises the government is labelled anti-national, but added that this should not deter anyone. Talking abou...
By PTI in Indore

Books  /  Published 25.01.19

Kaifi Azmi: Poetry of love, life and change

Kaifi Azmi, poet, lyricist, lover and rebel, was an exceptional man and father. Something his daughter, actress Shabana Azmi, did not know how to deal with as a small child. But later would only be gr...
By Chandrima S. Bhattacharya in Calcutta

Opinion  /  Published 01.11.19

Are all languages equal?

Sir — Shabana Azmi recently shared a photograph of a signboard at the Chennai International Airport. The signage read, “Eating carpet is strictly prohibited”. This led to much mirth on Twitter. ...
By The Telegraph in


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