Free Press Journal
  • Shashi Kapoor passes away: Adieu to Prithvivalla!

    While Bollywood is mourning Shashi, it is theatre that has been deprived of its most ardent believer. Prithvi Theatre might have been a vision of Prithviraj Kapoor but it was his youngest son who turned that dream into a reality. As the 79-year-old actor breathed his last, we are reminded of the wonders he created by turning a nomadic, traveling theatre group into a structure with roots that became a tree of

  • Peshawar, Peshawar pays tribute to Shashi Kapoor, Candle vigil, Shashi Kapoor, Kapoor family's ancestral home, Qissar Khwani bazar, Kapoor Haveli

    Shashi Kapoor remembered at Delhi film fest

    New Delhi: The sixth edition of Delhi International Film Festival (DIFF), which began here on Monday, paid homage to actor Shashi Kapoor, who breathed his last in the evening. The film fest started with a minute’s silence for the veteran actor who died aged 79.

  • President, Prime Minister condole Shashi Kapoor’s death

    New Delhi, President Ram Nath Kovind and Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Monday expressed condolences over death of veteran actor Shashi Kapoor. Kapoor died in a Mumbai hospital on Monday after a prolonged illness.

  • Shashi Kapoor demise, leaves behind memories ‘forever’

    Mumbai: Condolences and tributes poured in for veteran actor-filmmaker Shashi Kapoor who died at a hospital here on Monday, with celebrities like his “Siddhartha” co-star Simi Garewal terming it the end of an era, while his “Kalyug” co-star Raj Babbar, melody queen Lata Mangeshkar, filmmakers Karan Johar and Hansal Mehta paid tribute to the “most charming actor ever” who would forever remain in their memories.

  • Legendary actor Shashi Kapoor passes away at the age of 79

    Mumbai: Legendary Bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor, the romantic screen icon of ’70s and ’80s, died this evening. He was 79. He took his last breath at the Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital here. Actor Randhir Kapoor, son of veteran actor Raj Kapoor, confirmed the news.

  • ‘Prem Kahani’ a long-forgotten movie provides crucial tips to restore Opera House

    Mumbai: ‘Prem Kahani’ may be long forgotten, even by ardent Rajesh Khanna and Shashi Kapoor fans, but it was the film that provided crucial tips on how to restore the century-old Royal Bombay Opera House. The climax scene in the 1975 film, little known despite its stars being reigning icons of the time, gave restorers a glimpse into the magnificence of Mumbai’s opera house, which reopened last year after seven years of painstaking

  • Kishore Kumar death anniversary Remembering him with his melodious songs

    Kishore Kumar death anniversary: Remembering him with his melodious songs

    The legend of multi-talented artiste extraordinary actor, playback singer, director and producer Kishore Kumar, who died today 30 year ago, on October 13, 1987, refuses to fade away. Kishore Kumar is only artist who could make the audience laugh, dance and then suddenly cry – all in one stage show! His Bollywood career spanned nearly four decades from 1949 to 1987.

  • Birthday Special: The Timeless Romance of Shashi Kapoor and Jennifer

    Bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor celebrating 79th birthday today.We all known Shashi ji as he is a great actor as well as human being. His movie like Jab Jab Phool khile, New Delhi Times, Namak Halal, Kabhie Kabhie and other in never forgettable. Even today, his movie songs like Ek tha bul aur Ek thi bulbul, Ye shama, and other like to hear.

  • Flashback: Parveen Babi from 1949 to 2005

    Today, we are remembering in icon that bought in glitz and glamour to the Indian Film Industry actress Parveen Babi, on her 12 death anniversary.

  • When Anupam Kher and Subhash Ghai allegedly insulted Rekha

    When Anupam Kher and Subhash Ghai allegedly insulted Rekha Veteran actress Rekha’s biography ‘Rekha: The Untold Story’ released a few days ago which has some juicy scoops about her life and also makes some shocking revelations. Written by Yasser Usman book, excerpts from the book have gone viral. Rekha’s life has been nothing short of controversial.

  • Satyajit Ray bailed out Shashi’s first English film!

    New Delhi : The success of ‘The Householder’ as a stepping stone for Shashi Kapoor’s foray into international cinema has a lot to do with the legendary Satyajit Ray, who not only loaned to the film’s makers his genius cameraman but also suggested music and editing for it, says a new book.

  • Diversity not all about skin colour, ethnicity: Freida Pinto

    New Delhi: For Freida Pinto, diversity is not about being “black or brown” or isn’t just confined to what one sees on camera but is what goes behind it. The US-based Indian actress, who found fame with the Oscar winning “Slumdog Millionaire”, says unless the debate on diversity extends beyond skin colour, it is “pointless and redundant”.

  • Karan Johar unveils biography of Shashi Kapoor

    New Delhi: A biography of Shashi Kapoor, titled ‘Shashi Kapoor: The Householder, The Star,’ has been released and it unfolds the chapters of the veteran actor’s personal as well as professional life.

  • Shashi Kapoor’s biography all set to release in May

    New Delhi: A biography on veteran actor Shashi Kapoor that will unveil the chapters from his personal and professional life is scheduled for a release this month.

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    A biography of Bollywood legend Shashi Kapoor set for launch

    New Delhi: Chapters from the personal and professional life of the enigmatic Shashi Kapoor that hitherto remained disclosed is set to come to the fore as a biography on the versatile actor is set for a release this month.

  • Big B-starrer ‘Kabhie Kabhie’ clocks 40 years today

    New Delhi: The 1976 romance drama ‘Kabhie Kabhie,’ starring veteran actors like Amitabh Bachchan, Shashi Kapoor and Waheeda Rehman, has clocked 40 years today.