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July 2016

Vintage Lux Gallery – Pakistani Stars

By |July 10th, 2016|

LUX is a global brand developed by Unilever. The range of products includes beauty soaps, shower gels, bath additives, hair shampoos and conditioners. Lux started as “Sunlight Flakes” laundry soap in 1899. In 1925, it became the first mass-market toilet soap in the world. […]

Guru Dutt with his family

By |July 9th, 2016|

Date – 1957

Related Category – Hindi Film Industry

Back row: Guru Dutt with his father, mother and Geeta Dutt. Front row: Guru Dutt’s brother Atma, his wife, sister Lalita and her husband. The children are those of Guru and Atma Dutt.

Autographs of Hindi Film Stars – Part 2

By |July 9th, 2016|

Autographs of famous and not so famous Hindi film stars are presented below –

Read more about Jairaj – Jairaj – Profile

Read more about Sajjan – Sajjan – My Memorable Roles

Read more about Veera – Veera -Profile

Autographs of Hindi Film Stars – Part 1

By |July 8th, 2016|

Autographs of famous and not so famous Hindi film stars are presented below –

Read more about Om Prakash – Om Prakash Memories

Read more about Cuckoo – The Tragic ending of Cuckoo  – Cuckoo’s Profile

Read more about Nalini Jaywant – Nalini Jaywant – Down Memory Lane

 

Read […]

Vintage Tidbits – Pakistani Stars

By |July 7th, 2016|

Date – Not Available

Related Category – Pakistani Film Industry

Rehana with East and West Pakistani stars at a film function. From left to right – Rehana, Rukhsana, Shabnam, Seema, Sofia Bano and Tarannum.

Vintage Tidbits – Smriti Biswas – The Painter

By |July 7th, 2016|

Producer-director S. D. Narang points to one of the paintings of Smriti Biswas (left), which will be featured along with the artist herself in one of his forthcoming films.

SMRITI Biswas, who is a talented amateur painter, has long cherished the ambition to hold an […]

Vintage Tidbits – Nausherwan E Adil (1957)

By |July 7th, 2016|

COMMOTION reigned on the set of “Nausherwan-e-Adil” when glamorous Mala Sinha and Raj Kumar were enacting a scene.

They were in a boat in a studio-made river and were to be overtaken by a storm. Producer-director Modi created a “storm” with the help of two […]

June 2016

Laila (Senior) at Shalimar Gardens

By |June 28th, 2016|

Date – 1960s?

Related Category – Pakistani Film Industry

Pakistani actress Laila (Senior) at Shalimar Gardens – Lahore. Laila is the mother of actress Sweety and Grandmother of actress Jana Malik. Laila was mostly seen in side roles but remained very popular with the audiences in […]

Kumar with his star wife Pramilla

By |June 26th, 2016|

Date – ?

Related Category – Hindi Film Industry, Pakistani Film Industry

Kumar and Pramilla got married in 1942. They first met on the sets of “Maha Maya”, and fell in love right away. They were a well-matched couple and Pramilla was Kumar’s guide and inspiration through […]

Anita Guha – The Autograph I Didn’t Sign

By |June 4th, 2016|

I WAS returning from Borivli with some friends after a picnic. To move freely like the others I was in burqa and was travelling by train. Reaching Khar station, we hired a big private taxi to get room for all. I dropped everybody at their respective […]