Vidya Balan
Entertainment  /  Published 17.06.21

Vidya Balan on ‘Sherni’ and beyond

Vidya Balan personifies the strong woman, on screen and off it. Bringing yet another woman of mettle to screen, Vidya stars as a rookie but honest forest officer in Sherni. The film directed by Amit M...
By Priyanka Roy 

Style  /  Published 10.06.21

Bolly beauties who chose red for their wedding

The beautiful Benarasi sari is gorgeous and has been a fave among celebs too. When it comes to draping, I feel on the wedding day since there is a lot of sitting and rituals, it’s advisable to p...
By Pramita Ghosh

Entertainment  /  Published 09.06.21

Mukul Chadda on his crime comedy Sunflower

Mare of East Town (on Disney+Hotstar): It’s a very recent HBO crime drama starring Kate Winslet.  Veep (on Disney+Hotstar): It’s an award-winning dark comedy series. The Trial of th...
By Sudeshna Banerjee

World  /  Published 07.02.21

Smita Tharoor takes on unconscious bias

A London-based Indian-origin consultant and broadcaster’s new podcast series exploring the subject of unconscious bias with prominent personalities around the world has emerged as one of Spotify...
By Our Bureau and Agencies in London

Entertainment  /  Published 16.12.20

Priya Shakti meets Burka Avengers

Priya’s Mask sees Priya join hands with Pakistan’s female superhero, Burka Avenger, in the fight against the virus. That’s a message in itself, isn’t it? Ram: Talent, like the...
By Priyanka Roy 


Entertainment  /  Published 02.08.20

Vidya Balan to Shakuntala Devi

A respected and serious sort of filmmaker, not of the frivolous mainstream variety, once used harsh language and predicted doom for Vidya Balan because she’d dared to turn down his film. He made...
By Bharathi S. Pradhan

Entertainment  /  Published 01.08.20

Shakuntala Devi doesn't add up fully

It takes a special kind of genius — not just any genius, mind you — to string together a bunch of seemingly innocuous numbers and turn them into a thrilling and dramatic stage performance....
By Priyanka Roy 

Entertainment  /  Published 31.07.20

Anupama Banerji's own journey

Sanya Malhotra, who made a splash on debut in Dangal, and has followed it up with stellar turns in Badhaai Ho, Photograph and Pataakha, plays Anupama Banerji in Shakuntala Devi, that’s streaming...
By Priyanka Roy 

Entertainment  /  Published 30.07.20

Vidya gears up for Shakuntala Devi

This Friday, Vidya Balan promises to be back with yet another cracker of an act in Shakuntala Devi. The Anu Menon-directed film, that’s based on the life and times of the math genius who was fam...
By Priyanka Roy 

Entertainment  /  Published 27.07.20

Jisshu preps for Shakuntala Devi

Over the last few years, Jisshu Sengupta has impressed with turns in many a Hindi film, Piku to Mardaani to Manikarnika. This Friday, the actor will be seen opposite Vidya Balan in Shakuntala Devi, ba...
By Priyanka Roy 


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