August 2016

Nargis – The Actress Who Said ‘No’ To Satyajit Ray

By |August 15th, 2016|

Is it really true that once you get the feel of grease-paint you can never really get it out of your system? Especially in the case of an artiste who’s scaled the summit of stardom?

When I put the question to the most super […]

All About Zarina Wahab!

By |August 14th, 2016|

Nick Name : Gudiya

Date of Birth : 7th July, 1955

Place of Birth – Vishakapatnam

Height – 5 feet 3 inch

Weight – 108 lbs.

Color of Eyes – Brown

Color of Hair – Dark Brown

Zarina Wahab’s original — she hasn’t […]

All About Reena Roy!

By |August 13th, 2016|

Nick Name : Reena

Date of Birth : 7th January —- (“Keep guessing,” she said)

Place of Birth – Bombay

Height – 5 feet 5 & half inch

Weight – Keeps Varying

Color of Eyes – Brown

Color of Hair – Sawli

She […]

Ghulam Mohammed – Interview

By |August 13th, 2016|

1902 heralded my birth at Lahore, and my father who was a dealer in corn and shawls unfortunately departed from this world when I was only six years old. To add to the calamity my elder brother squandered away everything.

To be a derelict on […]

Hiralal – My Memorable Roles

By |August 13th, 2016|

I took up acting as a hobby, way back in 1929 when Mr. Kardar first asked me to play the role of a Pathan in “Safdarjang”, a silent picture he was producing in Lahore.

“Can you ride?” I was asked

“Yes”, I said.

“Can you fight?”

“Sure”.

They thought […]

Shabnam – Interview

By |August 6th, 2016|

Born on February 26, 1945, at Hyderabad, Shabnam is the latest addition to the glamour girls who have entered into films. Born of a Hindu father and a Muslim mother, Shabnam is five feet four and half inches tall, slim and very fair of […]

July 2016

Purnima (Poornima) Interview

By |July 30th, 2016|

It is heartening to find that despite the box-office hold of the top-liners among stars, some promising new faces are fast coming into prominence. One of them is Purnima, a budding starlet. Purnima has not yet hit the proverbial headlines but her name is […]

Biswajeet (Biswajit) – Memories

By |July 16th, 2016|

Though I was born in Calcutta, we kept shifting from one state to another — wherever my father was transferred. He was an army doctor. Being the only son, I was very close to my mother, who had an artistic temperament. At 13, I […]

Sarika – Interview

By |July 10th, 2016|

“According to gossip columnists I have had affairs with Sachin, Mithun Chakravarty, Parikshat Sahni, and in short, all my leading men. We are working together so we have to have affairs. The way they link the actresses with different actors it would seem we […]

Joy Mukherjee – Interview

By |July 4th, 2016|

SOMETIMES a single word can make or mar your life,” said Joy Mukherjee emphatically, recalling the incident that made him a star.

On the sets of ‘Love In Simla,” the director was rehearsing Joy in a difficult scene. But the young actor was not in the […]