Showli Chakraborty

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Most shows on OTT are dark these days: 'Sherni' actor Mukul Chadda

Most shows on OTT are dark these days: 'Sherni' actor Mukul Chadda

The actor insists that his next, Sunflower, will break the clutter

Sex trade is a systemic racket: 'The Tattoo Murders' actor Meera Chopra

Sex trade is a systemic racket: 'The Tattoo Murders' actor Meera Chopra

Meera Chopra talks about her show set in Kamathipura's red light area and reveals ground reality of the trade that she learnt on the way

Kachenjungha and Sikkim: For Satyajit Ray, the Hills were more than just a motif; he used it as a  storytelling device

Kachenjungha and Sikkim: For Satyajit Ray, the Hills were more than just a motif; he used it as a storytelling device

They were means to an end of bringing out complicated human emotions and native issues typical to a hill station

Arif Zakaria talks about his movie Ahaan and reveals why he never uses social media to espouse a cause

Arif Zakaria talks about his movie Ahaan and reveals why he never uses social media to espouse a cause

‘Actors need not hang on to controversies to stay in the limelight,’ he says

Love is such a beautiful emotion, says Big Boss 13 star, Sidharth Shukla

Love is such a beautiful emotion, says Big Boss 13 star, Sidharth Shukla

The actor who will soon be in season 3 of Alt Balaji's web series, 'Broken But Beautiful' believes love and tide wait for none

'The Last Hour' actor Shaylee Krishen talks about her growing up years in Kashmir and finding her way to showbiz

'The Last Hour' actor Shaylee Krishen talks about her growing up years in Kashmir and finding her way to showbiz

'Apart from the refugee situation, which is a grim reality, life otherwise in Kashmir is beautiful. However, at times this beauty can als...Read More

People making queer content on OTT  don’t actually know what they are talking about: Director Onir

People making queer content on OTT don’t actually know what they are talking about: Director Onir

Ever since the world shut itself down owing to the coronavirus pandemic, takers for OTT content have been on the rise. There has also bee...Read More

Being Salman Khan: The most-Wanted Bhai! Fans share memories of watching the actor's movies in theatres

Being Salman Khan: The most-Wanted Bhai! Fans share memories of watching the actor's movies in theatres

It is difficult to fit in the over-the-top bhainess into the tiny screens of OTT platforms. A larger-than-life hero stomping and swirling...Read More

'Ahaan' director Nikhil Pherwani talks about his movie, and the need for inclusive initiatives with differently-abled people

'Ahaan' director Nikhil Pherwani talks about his movie, and the need for inclusive initiatives with differently-abled people

The movie is an ode to the friendship between a young man with Down Syndrome in contact with a self-indulgent man suffering from OCD, and...Read More

'Kahaani' actor Tota Roy Chowdhury reveals how he has been flooded with offers owing to his OTT releases

'Kahaani' actor Tota Roy Chowdhury reveals how he has been flooded with offers owing to his OTT releases

He also speaks about how an actor no longer needs to be based in Mumbai to bag roles in Hindi cinema

Prabhudeva talks about working with Salman Khan, the pandemic's impact on content, and the future of movies

Prabhudeva talks about working with Salman Khan, the pandemic's impact on content, and the future of movies

‘Stories will definitely change with the changing circumstances,’ he says

Vivek Oberoi, Kailash Kher, Hema Malini, others join hands for a Covid relief fundraiser

Vivek Oberoi, Kailash Kher, Hema Malini, others join hands for a Covid relief fundraiser

Recently, a campaign, #IamOxygenMan was unveiled, which aims at raising Rs 5 crore to provide healthcare for the needy and underprivilege...Read More

Falguni and Shane Peacock

Fashion designers Falguni and Shane Peacock talk about the impact of pandemic on fashion industry, trends and more

Times are dull, so it’s time to shake things up this season by colouring wedding fashion in crimson reds and valiant poppys, say Falguni ...Read More

It is important to break the stigma: 'His Storyy' actor Mrinal Dutt on the need for change in perception towards gay couples

It is important to break the stigma: 'His Storyy' actor Mrinal Dutt on the need for change in perception towards gay couples

'They are not different; they are just like everyone else. We have to regularise our perception of gay people,' the actor adds

'The entertainment space must be more equal', feels Out of Love star, Rasika Dugal

'The entertainment space must be more equal', feels Out of Love star, Rasika Dugal

Synonymous with meaningful cinema, actor Rasika Dugal takes us through by lanes of her journey as a performer.

'Family keeps me sane,' says 'Naagin' actor Arjun Bijlani as he talks about striking work-life balance, and more

'Family keeps me sane,' says 'Naagin' actor Arjun Bijlani as he talks about striking work-life balance, and more

The reveals all things that keep him grounded in the midst of all the madness

Amalin and Kanaklata Datta: Generation next takes over late Sharbari Datta’s fashion empire

Amalin and Kanaklata Datta: Generation next takes over late Sharbari Datta’s fashion empire

Designer duo Amalin and Kanaklata Datta talk about how they have worked hard to keep the legacy of Sharbari Studio alive and kicking

Netflix's Arjun Kapoor and Neena Gupta-starrer, 'Sardar Ka Grandson,' promises to be a family entertainer

Netflix's Arjun Kapoor and Neena Gupta-starrer, 'Sardar Ka Grandson,' promises to be a family entertainer

The movie releases on the streaming platform on May 18

'I don’t live in the past,’ says Shweta Shetty as she makes a comeback after 20 years with new pop song

'I don’t live in the past,’ says Shweta Shetty as she makes a comeback after 20 years with new pop song

Shweta Shetty may have been on a long hiatus of 20 years, but now she is all set to show who is the Indi Pop boss with her disco version ...Read More

‘In life, there is no Plan B,’ says 'Mirzapur' actor Amit Sial as he opens up about his journey in showbiz

‘In life, there is no Plan B,’ says 'Mirzapur' actor Amit Sial as he opens up about his journey in showbiz

The actor, who will soon be seen in Kathmandu Connection, talks about focussing on achieving his goal

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