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  • Vidya Balan sacrifices cell-phone for 'Tumhari Sulu'

    Actress Vidya Balan, who is all set to portray the role of a Radio Jockey (RJ) in Suresh Triveni’s Tumhari Sulu, wants to leave no stone unturned to get into the skin of her character! Being the dedicated and committed actor that she is, Vidya has restrained herself from using cell-phone on the movie set to stay focused on her role and give it her best shot. “It has been a customary practice for Vidya to put her phone off whenever she

    Bollywood | June 7, 2017
  • Vidya Balan to do a Sridevi in 'Hawa Hawai'

    Actress Vidya Balan is set to dance to Sridevis chartbuster Hawa hawai from the 1987 blockbuster "Mr. India" in the forthcoming film Tumhari Sulu. For Tumhari Sulu, produced by T-Series and Ellipsis Entertainment, the iconic number is being recreated by Tanishk Bagchi, known for giving contemporary touch to 1990s hit songs like "Humma humma" and "Tamma tamma".  The makers felt that instead of getting the track re-sung by a new voice, it would be wise to retain Kavita Krishnamurthy's voice, as the track

    Bollywood | May 31, 2017
  • Huma Qureshi, Vidya Balan, Rajinikanth

    Huma Qureshi replaces Vidya Balan in Rajinikanth's next!

    Bollywood actress Huma Qureshi has marked her presence in many successful projects and had worked with top celebrities in the industry, including Varun Dhawan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui. This time, Huma Qureshi has locked the media attention when it was announced that soon the actress will be seen opposite superstar Rajinikanth in new film. If sources are to be believed, earlier Vidya Balan was in talk for the upcoming project but later producer and director signed Huma Qureshi at the last minute. It has

    Bollywood | May 17, 2017
  • Vidya Balan, Memoir, Begum Jaan, Kahani 2: Durga Rani Singh

    It's too early for a memoir from me: Vidya Balan

    Actress Vidya Balan says she wants to gather more experiences in life before sitting down to write her memoir. The actress also said that writing a memoir requires certain amount of discipline, which she lacks.  "I think it is too early for a memoir from me. I still want to gather many more experiences in life before I get down to that, because it requires a lot of discipline which I don't think I have. I am only disciplined on the set,"

    Bollywood | May 11, 2017
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    Manav Kaul, Vidya Balan paired in 'Tumhari Sulu'

    Actor Manav Kaul will play the on-screen husband of Vidya Balan in a slice-of-life comedy film Tumhari Sulu. "Our search for the character of Ashok lasted for two months. We finally zeroed down on Manav, who is a fine, seasoned actor capable of blending into different roles. We were looking for someone solid opposite Vidya and Manav fits the bill," said director Suresh Triveni in a statement.  Vidya will be seen in a fun role as a night

    Bollywood | April 10, 2017
  • Vidya Balan, Jharkhand, Silk, Raghubar Das

    Vidya Balan to be brand ambassador of Jharkhand's silk

    Bollywood actor Vidya Balan will be the brand ambassador of silk materials produced in Jharkhand. She agreed to become the brand ambassador after Jharkhand Chief Minister Raghubar Das told her that it would help people engaged in silk production, an official release said here. Besides Balan, Begam Jan director Sirijit and producer Mahesh Bhatt were also in Ranchi on Sunday.

    Entertainment | April 9, 2017
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    Vidya Balan hopes people will connect with 'Begum Jaan'

    Actress Vidya Balan hopes the audience connects with her new film Begum Jaan, in which she plays the madam of a brothel. "The film's trailer and songs have got overwhelming response from the audience and they are eagerly waiting to watch the film. I hope people will connect with the film", Vidya said at a special screening of the film here on Friday. "Every time I make an attempt to present new and unusual stories for the audience.

    Bollywood | April 8, 2017
  • Begum Jaan, Vidya Balan, Siddharth Roy, Yaar Mera Superstar Season 2

    Siddharth believes I've a violent streak: Vidya Balan

    Actress Vidya Balan says her husband Siddharth Roy Kapur believes she has a violent streak. The actress also said that she did the forthcoming period drama Begum Jaan as she wanted to find a way to vent her anger.  She spoke about the film and her relationship with Siddharth during a chat show Yaar Mera Superstar Season 2 along with filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt. The episode will go on air on Zoom on Saturday, read a statement from the

    Interviews | April 5, 2017
  • It’s Vidya Balan’s Begum Jaan Vs Rituparna’s Rajkahini!

    Srijit Mukherjee's  directorial Begum Jaan starring Vidya Balan has been the talk of the town ever since the trailer of the film was released and what makes it even more intriguing is its uncanny resemblance with the Bengali film Rajkahini starring Rituparna Sen Gupta. Interestingly, ‘Rajkahini’ was also directed by Srijit Mukherji and it was released in 2015. The film became one of the most critically acclaimed films of that year. Set at the backdrop of the India-Pakistan war, Rajkahini was based on a

    Bollywood | March 31, 2017
  • Vidya Balan, Political stand, Begum Jaan, Padmavati

    Actors shouldn't take political stands: Vidya Balan

    Vidya Balan says actors should avoid taking political stands. "Actors shouldn't take political stands. I don't take political stands because I don't want to influence my audience," Vidya said at the News18 India Chaupal here on Friday, read a statement. Also dwelling upon how films are increasingly becoming the target of activists, she said: "There are a lot of bullies. They wake up before the release of the film and want attention. Some are from inside the industry

    Bollywood | March 17, 2017