Girish Karnad (1938-2019): ‘He delighted audiences by overturning conventions’

Popular Photos Celebrity social media photos: Sunny Leone, Sunil Grover, Taapsee Pannu and others Girish Karnad funeral: Theatre personalities and politicians pay last respects Yuvraj Singh announces retirement: ‘Time to say goodbye’ He uttered some truths about VS Naipaul and there was a furore. He paused, and said, “Send it to me.” More Explained Simply…


The best of Crazy Mohan and Kamal Haasan

The real highpoint is Crazy Mohan’s dialogues and some of his one-liners can leave you laughing so hard that you miss the next one. Kamal Haasan beautifully speaks the Sri Lankan Tamil in this film. 2013 Punjabi film Lucky Di Unlucky Story was also inspired by this KS Ravikumar directorial. Also, the team had finalised…


Girish Karnad (1938-2019): ‘He was a pillar of social justice’

I had already written the script of this show. His contribution to cinema and theatre is immense but he was also a pillar of social justice, speaking about issues he felt about. It is one of the most definitive plays of Indian theatre. -As told to Parth Khatau 0 Comment(s) That is our biggest loss…


Dhanush: I am very ordinary and that is my strength

Advertising What about you, do you think, connects with the fans and has given you pan-Indian acceptance? I love writing. However, the most common reason is that I want to tell a story and I believe it is going to make a difference. But it must be new to her. Popular Photos Girish Karnad (1938-2019):…


Loki TV series first look takes the God of Mischief to 1970s

The production values are thus expected to be much higher and the connection with the MCU films more concrete. But the God of Mischief’s frame is still visible. He is in on the street of a city and the word “Jaws” is visible behind him. The word almost certainly refers to the 1975 film that…


Chris Pratt and Katherine Schwarzenegger confirm marriage in a heartwarming Instagram post

We became husband and wife in front of God, our families and those we love. Advertising The couple posted a picture of themselves in the wedding attire. On the work front, Chris Pratt has given his voice to a character called Ian Lightfoot in Pixar’s upcoming film Onward. It is Pratt’s second marriage and Schwarzenegger’s…


Hadestown dominates Tony Awards 2019

Advertising The awards cap a season that showed Broadway was in good shape. Block all won leading actor and actress awards. He also asked celebrities to sing karaoke during the commercials. “This award is for every kid who is watching tonight who has a disability, who has a limitation or a challenge, who has been…


Actor-playwright Girish Karnad passes away

He debuted as a film actor with Samskara, based on a novel by fellow Kannada writer UR Ananthamurthy, for which he wrote the screenplay. Together with Badal Sircar in Bengali, Vijay Tendulkar in Marathi and Mohan Rakesh in Hindi, he created a new theatrical language. Girish Karnad was awarded the Padma Shri in 1974 and…


Disney’s Aladdin crosses 600 million dollar mark

Advertising Directed by Guy Ritchie, Aladdin stars Will Smith, Mena Massoud and Naomi Scott as Genie, Aladdin and Jasmine, respectively. Aladdin holds a 56 per cent rating at Rotten Tomatoes, with the consensus being, “Aladdin retells its classic source material’s story with sufficient spectacle and skill, even if it never approaches the dazzling splendor of…


Vicky Kaushal to star in Karan Johar’s horror film Bhoot Part One The Haunted Ship

Advertising Vicky took to his Instagram handle to share the first look of the film. Sailing towards you on 15th November, 2019.” Earlier, KJo had hinted at the horror movie with a picture post which read, “Dharma Productions is anchoring a new franchise of fear. Vicky Kaushal, on the other hand, continues to make a…


Secret Life of Pets 2 bests Dark Phoenix at US box office

It’s the de facto conclusion to the modern X-Men movies that started in 2000, and also the first major 20th Century Fox film to be released by the Walt Disney Co. “Some movies may have not lived up to expectations but the marketplace is knocking down the year to date deficit at a really fast…


Will Avengers Endgame top Avatar at the global box office?

Endgame had surpassed the James Cameron directorial in domestic collections earlier. Advertising In the overseas markets, its collection stands at 1.90 billion dollars, which is also behind Avatar’s 2.02 billion dollars. The critical consensus reads, “Exciting, entertaining, and emotionally impactful, Avengers: Endgame does whatever it takes to deliver a satisfying finale to Marvel’s epic Infinity…


Sushmita Sen’s brother Rajeev Sen marries TV actor Charu Asopa

The two called off their engagement in 2017, owing to compatibility issues. We are really happy for her as they make a beautiful couple together.” Charu Asopa, who rose to fame with Mere Angne Mein, was earlier engaged to her co-actor Neeraj Malviya. 0 Comment(s) While Rajeev wore a white kurta-pyjama, Charu looked vibrant in…


Marconi Mathai first look: Vijay Sethupathi, Jayaram promise a fun ride

The film will mark Sethupathi’s foray into the Malayalam film industry. #MARCHONIMATHAI ☺️☺️☺️☺️☺️ pic.twitter.com/DUySxqzYkP — VijaySethupathi (@VijaySethuOffl) June 9, 2019 It is said Jayaram’s Mathai is an ex-military man, who is currently making a living by guarding a bank as a security guard. Advertising Actor Dulquer Salmaan also shared the poster. Billed as a romantic…


Girish Karnad (1938-2019): A gifted polymath

Advertising The film was directed by Pattabhirama Reddy, and Reddy shared the writing credits with a young man who had been making a name for himself in the realm of theatre, shaking it from its fusty moorings and infusing it with fresh energy through his writing and translations. His string of accomplishments, as a Rhodes…