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Astha Dixit, a unique exponent of Sufi Kathak

Astha Dixit is a Kathak Danseuse who has touched the arts of people all over the world. She uses this age old art form to speak the language of the soul. Through her dance she she expresses poetry, emotion and the relationship of love with the Divine. Her stage presence has a unique quality to pull and carry the audience into her dance and take them on a journey of the heart . Graceful and precise in her mo ...

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Reghu Kumar – versatile music director of Malayalam Film Industry

Reghu Kumar (Raghu Kumar; 13 June 1953 – 20 February 2014) was a noted music composer from Kerala, India. His compositions were notable since the 1980s. Born: June 13, 1953, Kozhikode Died: February 20, 2014, Chennai Spouse: Bhavani Albums: Collector Record labels: His Master's Voice, Bertelsmann Music Group Film music credits: Boeing Boeing, Veendum Lisa, Hello My Dear Wrong Number, My Dear Lisa, Maya Mayu ...

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Madhuri Dixit & Juhi Chawla unites in “Gulaab Gang”

Madhuri Dixit & Juhi Chawla unites in "Gulaab Gang" Mumbai: Actresses Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla, who will be seen together in the upcoming film "Gulaab Gang", have teamed up for a new campaign to celebrate the triumphs of women against all odds. "Gulaab Gang" directed by newcomer Soumik Sen, is based on Gulabi Gang, a group of Indian women vigilantes and activists dressed in pink saris, fighting aga ...

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People tried to pull me down : Madhuri Dixit

Mumbai: Madhuri Dixit, who ruled the hearts of the audience in 80s and 90s, says when she started her career, people tried to pull her down by saying she won't be able to make her place in Bollywood. "Being a woman you always go through something or the other. When I made my debut in Bollywood, many people told me I can't do, it's not a good place, I can't make my position in this industry. But that time I ...

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Madhuri Dixit says, ‘I am working in Bollywood as per my plan…’

Actress Madhuri Dixit, who will be seen in two upcoming Hindi films, is happy to work with a new crop of talented actors and says she has been working in Bollywood as per her own plan. Madhuri is set to stage a comeback in Bollywood after a gap of six years with two projects - Vishal Bharadwaj's home production Dedh Ishqiya and Anubhav Sinha-produced Gulab Gang. She has also done an item song in Karan Johar ...

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Remembering the father of Indian Cinema, Shri Dadasaheb Phalke on the 100th year of Indian Cinema

Dhundiraj Govind Phalke, popularly known as Dadasaheb Phalke (30 April 1870 – 16 February 1944) was an Indian producer-director-screenwriter, known as the father of Indian cinema. Starting with his debut film, Raja Harishchandra in 1913, now known as India's first full-length feature, he made 95 movies and 26 short films in his career spanning 19 years, till 1937, including his most noted works: Mohini Bhas ...

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J C Daniel – the father of Malayalam Cinema

Dr. J. C. Daniel Nadar is considered as the Father of Malayalam Cinema.He was the first film-maker from Kerala, who produced, directed, wrote, photographed, edited and acted in the first film made in Kerala, named Vigathakumaran (The Lost Child) . He also established the first Film studio in Kerala, named The Travancore National Pictures. The Government of Kerala instituted the J. C. Daniel Award in 1992 in ...

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Amma of Malayalam Film Industry – Sukumari Amma passed away

Sukumari, one of the most colourful personalities in the Malayalam film industry for nearly six decades - and who was lovingly called Amma - passed away at a Chennai hospital on Tuesday evening. Sukumari, 74, suffered burn injuries last month while lighting the traditional lamp at a function in Chennai. While being treated, she had a heart attack Tuesday afternoon and breathed her last, her family said. Bor ...

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Sreekumaran Thampy – A multifaceted personality in Indian Cinema

Sreekumaran Thampi, born 16 March 1940 in Haripad , Alleppey district is a lyricist, director, producer, and screenwriter in Malayalam cinema. He is a civil engineer by education. Film career Sreekumaran Thampi, was introduced to the Malayalam film industry by P. Subramaniam as a lyricist in the film Kaatumallika, has produced about 22 films, directed 29, and wrote scripts for 78 films in Malayalam besides ...

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Anjali Menon – the Director of Manjadikkuru.

Anjali Menon is an Indian film director and screenwriter. She directed the film Manjadikuru (Lucky Red Seeds) starring Prithviraj, for which she got the FIPRESCI award for the Best Malayalam film at 2008 International Film Festival of Kerala.In 2009, the film swept the awards at South Asian International Film Festival at New York, winning five Grand Jury Awards, including Best Film, Best Director, Best Scre ...

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