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LIFE

 |  4-minute read
Dara Singh, Shashi Kapoor, Bollywood, Rajesh Khanna

Happy Birthday, Mumtaz! From starlet to superstar, the incredible journey of Mumu aka Mumtaz

Actor Mumtaz’s legacy of hit songs and memorable movies mesmerize her fans even today. Remarkably, she became a superstar with great struggle and huge dedication.

VOICES

 |  10-minute read
Hrithik Roshan, Vinod Khanna, Bollywood, Shashi Kapoor

Why sexy died for me in 2017

Vinod Khanna and Shashi Kapoor were the very definition of good looks from the time they hit the silver screen.

VOICES

 |  7-minute read
Hindutva, Modi government, Shashi Kapoor, Trolls

Three years after BJP govt, hate-spewing trolls have come to a head

Defiance, expletives, rage, the obstinate desire to have the last word have all become part of our daily virtual lives.

ART & CULTURE

 |  Tarar Square  |  7-minute read
Indian cinema, Bollywood, Shashi Kapoor

A Pakistani fan of Shashi Kapoor's pays a tribute

He was that one thing only a very few men would ever be described as: beautiful.

ART & CULTURE

 |  5-minute read
Indian cinema, Prithviraj Kapoor, Shashi Kapoor

What it was like knowing Shashi Kapoor

My tryst with his wing of the family, started innocuously as a corporate sponsor supporting Prithvi Theatre, when I ran the iconic telecom company, Orange.

ART & CULTURE

 |  5-minute read
Jennifer Kendal, Prithvi Theatre, Shashi Kapoor

Shashi Kapoor’s power lay in fitting into many different roles, yet remaining uniquely himself

A man who loved life, loved theatre, lived cinema, he spells the real end of an era.

ART & CULTURE

 |  4-minute read
In Custody, Shashi Kapoor

In custody of Shashi Kapoor — the man who was more than 'Mere paas maa hai'

The actor's death left me wanting to reconnect with the cinema he was associated with, and how impactful one of those had turned out to be for me.

ART & CULTURE

 |  The Pulp Pit  |  3-minute read
Shashi Kapoor, 36 Chowringhee Lane, Indian cinema, Jennifer Kendal

Goodbye Shashi Kapoor, you changed Indian cinema for us

The actor struck a balance between Indian mainstream's relish for the larger than life with finer aesthetics of world cinema.

ART & CULTURE

 |  Angiography  |  7-minute read
Shashi Kapoor, Jennifer Kendal, Midnight's Children, 36 Chowringhee Lane

How Shashi Kapoor producing 36 Chowringhee Lane gave birth to Indian cinema in English

Aparna Sen's first directorial venture was a Kapoor-Kendal family affair.

ART & CULTURE

 |  4-minute read
Prithvi Theatre, Raj Kapoor, Shammi Kapoor, Shashi Kapoor

Shashi was more than just a talented Kapoor, he shined on his own

The multi-talented artist leaves behind Prithvi Theatre, his labour of love and his gift to performance art in India.