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One should be a good actor to last long on screen: Nishant Malkani


No matter whose son or daughter you are, if your acting is poor, the audience will not like you. A true actor is known for his or her great acting only. To remain on the screens for a long time, one should be a good actor, Nishant told IANS here. He will feature...

Arjun Kapoor looks at doing bigger and better things with new venture


Studio Five Elements will be involved in production, acquisitions, distribution and also cater to the digital platform. Arjun Kapoor expressed that the creative team is looking at bigger and better things with the launch of Studio Five Elements. When you start something new, you're full of dreams and that is what we are,...

Retro Mumbai underworld to come alive in ‘Rise and Fall of Bambai’


Interacting with the media at the launch of Studio Five Elements on Friday, along with his co-producers Prerna Arora and Arjun N. Kapoor here, Khan said: It's a production which is handled by my wife. We are producing two more films. One is 'The Rise and Fall of Bambai'. It's about the underworld...

We will all be proud of ‘Uri’: Yami Gautam


For her role as an intelligence officer in the film, in which she features with Vicky Kaushal, Yami has undergone training to pull off the action scenes. Asked about the experience of working on it so far, Yami told IANS: More than tough, I would use the word challenging for it. But it's...

Was to good to be true: Rasika on bagging ‘Manto’


Rasika was cast as Safia Manto in the film, which is on the life of late writer Saadat Hasan Manto, for various reasons. The most important was the similarity in looks, which is why the actress didn't need any kind of prosthetic for the film. On being cast in the Nawazuddin Siddiqui-starrer and...

Pankaj Tripathi believes in improvisation


To improvise, you must be spontaneous, aware, have a sense of humour and a social satirical sense, says the actor, acclaimed for films like Masaan, 'Gurgaon and Newton. There are lot of factors that come into play when improvising. Most of all one must fully be there in the scene. You cannot wait...

I face abuse on my attitude in the world: Big B


Mumbai, Aug 31 : Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he faces abuse on how he needs to conduct his life.The cine icon has expressed his views after opening up about paying off farmers' loans and aiding martyrs' families, which he spoke about during a press conference earlier this week. I face abuse and vulgarity...

Manoj Bajpayee’s unhealthy ‘risk’ for ‘Gali Guleiyan’


Noida, Aug 31 : Actor Manoj Bajpayee lost weight drastically to look like a sick man in the forthcoming film Gali Guleiyan. He says that what he did was not healthy, but it's one of the risks that one takes for a job that he or she is obsessed with.Manoj will be...

‘Manto’ to be screened at BFI London Film Festival


Mumbai, Aug 31 : Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Manto, which is helmed by actress-filmmaker Nandita Das, will be screened at the 62nd BFI London Film Festival.Since 'Fire', my first film 22 years ago, I have shown my film at the London Film Festival. Over the years, many of my films have been screened there....