Author : Abhyudaya Karamchetu


Hitting the right notes

Hitting the right notes

May 07,2017 , 02:22 AM IST | Hans
With a resonating and powerful yet silky voice, striking looks and charisma in abundance, Jankee Parekh is without a question one of the best live performing artists in the country. Having done more than 450 concerts in India and worldwide, and collaborations with a number of Indian artists, she performed alongside international acts such as T-Paine, Sean Paul and Kelly Rowlands. 
Portraying a timeless love saga

Portraying a timeless love saga

Apr 09,2017 , 01:31 AM IST | Hans
Sheen Dass and Akshay Mhatre are the lead pair in Rajshree Productions’ ‘Piya Albela’. The show is a modern take on the love saga of Vishwamitra and Menaka. The actors are leaving no stone unturned to portray the timeless characters on the celluloid. In a freewheeling chat, the pair talk about their show and the fun they have on the sets
Donning a new avatar

Donning a new avatar

Apr 02,2017 , 01:20 AM IST | Hans
Madirakshi Mundle, who shot to fame with her role as Sita in ‘Siya Ke Ram’ is currently essaying a role Haryanvi girl, Munni, in her new show ‘Jaat Ki Jugni’ on Sony TV. Before her television debut Madirakshi has done a Telugu film ‘Ori Devudoy’ in 2015. In a candid chat Madirakshi talks about her road to fame and the new show
The adorable duo

The adorable duo

Mar 19,2017 , 01:44 AM IST | Hans
Sangeita Chauhan and Saahil Uppal, one of the lead pairs of Colors ‘Ek Shringaar- Swabhimaan’, are garnering good response for their  on-screen chemistry. The duo in a freewheeling chat share about their bond on and off -screen
The creative duo

The creative duo

Mar 12,2017 , 01:28 AM IST | Hans
Pradeep Kumar and Ravindra Gautam, the brains behind the production house, Paperback Films, share about their show ‘Meri Durga’ and their path to success 
Heading in right direction: Riddhi Dogra

Heading in right direction: Riddhi Dogra

Feb 19,2017 , 01:28 AM IST | Cinema
Riddhi Dogra, shot to fame with the role Savitri in the show ‘Savitri’, is currently working working on Zee TVs ‘Woh Apna Sa’. In a conversation she speaks about her career and show. 
Woh Disha ki kahaani

Woh Disha ki kahaani

Feb 05,2017 , 01:57 AM IST | Cinema
The young actress Disha Parmar stole the hearts of television audience with her role as the bubbly Pankhudi from ‘Pyaar Ka Dard Hain Meeta Meeta Pyaara Pyaara’ is back as Jhanvi in Zee’s “Woh Apna Sa”. 
Climbing steps of success

Climbing steps of success

Jan 29,2017 , 02:10 AM IST | Hans
Niti Taylor, who rose to prominence as Nandini Murthy in MTV’s youth drama ‘Kaisi Yeh Yaariyan’ is now acting in an intense and dark drama ‘Ghulam’ and is different from her previous outing on TV. The 22-year-old the bubbly actor states that it was a challenging role and it gives her ample scope to perform and break her girl-next-door image    
Being producer is more challenging

Being producer is more challenging

Jan 22,2017 , 02:12 AM IST | Hans
Siddharth P Malhotra started his career as a director has turned producer with the show ‘Ichchapyaari Naagin’ on Sab TV. The founder of Alchemy Films states that he is nervous about his upcoming series ‘Who Apna Sa’ on Zee TV as it is not the routine run-around-the-mill show. 
Shining in the dark

Shining in the dark

Jan 08,2017 , 01:40 AM IST | Cinema
Ankit Raaj has carved a niche for himself in the modelling world. He has walked the ramp for the likes of  Manish Malhotra, Rohit Bal, Troy Costa, Wendell Rodricks, Karan Johar, Varun Bahl and Tarun Tahiliani among others.
A glut of fresh shows

A glut of fresh shows

Jan 01,2017 , 02:14 AM IST | Hans
2016 has been a great year for many TV soaps. There were some great shows, which are still running and some that abruptly ended. A few came up with the second season and some ruled the TRPs. So let’s see what 2017 has in store for the audience 
The making of a dream girl

The making of a dream girl

Dec 18,2016 , 02:34 AM IST | Cinema
Surbhi Chandna shot to fame with the hit show ‘Ishqbaaaz’, is now touted as number 1 female actor in the TV industry. Surbhi is an MBA graduate with Marketing as her majors. Post-MBA she worked and as part of her job she has travelled the world extensively. 
Spreading wings of success

Spreading wings of success

Dec 11,2016 , 02:26 AM IST | Hans
Sehban Azim, who shot to fame with the hit series ‘Dill Mill Gayye’ is back on the small screen as Kabir Katyal in the show ‘Thapki Pyaar Ki’, which airs on Colors.
Talent unlimited

Talent unlimited

Dec 04,2016 , 02:43 AM IST | Cinema
Preeti Nigam, who became a household name with the one of the longest running show ‘Ruthuragalu’ was recently awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award for completing 20 years in the industry by TSR Cinegoers' Association.
TRPs matter 100%

TRPs matter 100%

Nov 13,2016 , 02:25 AM IST | Hans
Siddharth Kumar Tewary is the man behind the television’s magnum opus ‘Karamphal Data Shani’, which showcases the life of Shani god and it is touted to be one of the biggest mythological shows in India. 
A stunning jodi

A stunning jodi

Oct 30,2016 , 01:57 AM IST | Cinema
Yuvika Chaudhary and Ashmit Patel are garnering accolades for their performance as Rehana Sheikh and Faisal in Zee TV’S ‘Amma’. The duo, in an exclusive interview share about their onscreen chemistry 
I want to experiment and explore myself

I want to experiment and explore myself

Oct 23,2016 , 02:57 AM IST | Cinema
Aneri Vajani, who garnered popularity with ‘Nisha Aur Uske Cousins’ with her tomboy character, is now portraying the role of a lawyer in the show ‘Beyhadh’. The actor is already being loved and appreciated by one and all for her performance. In a tête-à-tête she talks about her character, bonding with co-stars and more…
A smooth journey

A smooth journey

Oct 16,2016 , 02:14 AM IST | Cinema
Pearl V Puri, popularly known as the rock star of Indian television is currently donning the role of a superhero in the show ‘Naagarjuna…Ek Yoddha’. In a freewheeling chat, the model-turned-actor speaks about his tryst in the TV industry and shows
A token of love

A token of love

Oct 09,2016 , 01:10 AM IST | Cinema
Divyanka-Vivek, fondly called as “Divek” by fans met on sets of ‘Ye Hai Mohabbatein’ and cupid struck them. Their love culminated into marriage recently. In a freewheeling chat the newly-weds share their journey of love…
My career my way!

My career my way!

Sep 25,2016 , 01:25 AM IST | Cinema
Gul Khan has produced several hit shows on the small screen and she is co-creative head and co-producer of 4 Lions Films which she founded along with her husband Gorky Max. 
From celluloid to silver screen

From celluloid to silver screen

Sep 18,2016 , 01:24 AM IST | Cinema
Rashmi Sharma, a well-known name in the world of television, has a number of hit TV shows to her credit. In a candid chat, she talks about her path breaking show ‘Shakti’ and hard hitting debut film ‘Pink’ as a producer. ​
The Hot Hit Pair Eisha and Sarrtaj

The Hot Hit Pair Eisha and Sarrtaj

Sep 11,2016 , 01:17 AM IST | Cinema
In a short span of time, ‘Ek Tha Raja Ek Thi Rani’s lead pair Eisha Singh and Sarrtaj Gill has garnered accolades from the viewers for their performance and on-screen chemistry. In a candid chat, the duo recounts their journey and tells us what makes them a hit pair.​
My work should speak for me

My work should speak for me

Aug 28,2016 , 01:27 AM IST | Cinema
Actress Roop Durgapal is all set to step into the shoes of actress Nivedita Tiwari, as Supriya in ‘Gangaa’. The actress from Almora, Uttarakhand, talks about her new role and stint in Indian television.
One needs a break to rejuvenate

One needs a break to rejuvenate

Aug 20,2016 , 11:58 PM IST | Cinema
After doing a daily soap, you need to have some time off, so that you can rejuvenate and get back to the work. I was away from TV for eight months. At the same time on television, very rarely one finds a subject that is very intriguing. So I was waiting for something exciting and ‘Brahmarakshas’ happened. 
I never say No to Balaji

I never say No to Balaji

Aug 07,2016 , 12:23 AM IST | Cinema
Ashwini Kalsekar, the versatile actress is back on the small screen with ‘Kavach- Kali Shaktiyo Se’. She is donning the role of an evil spirit, who seeks revenge  in the show.   
A Jabardast career

A Jabardast career

Jul 31,2016 , 12:57 AM IST | Hans
Abhinaya Krishna made his debut in Tollywood with Prabhas starrer ‘Eeshwar’ and he is currently part of the hit comedy series ‘Jabardast’, which airs on ETV. In a candid interview the actor talks about his show and upcoming movie
All set for the big debut

All set for the big debut

Apr 17,2016 , 01:16 AM IST | Cinema
Gautam Gulati shot to fame with ‘Big Boss 8’ and emerged winner of the reality show. He is now debuting on the silver screen with the biopic ‘Azhar’. The ‘Diya Aur Baati Hum’ star will be donning the role of veteran cricketer Ravi Shastri. In a freewheeling chat, Gautam talks about his debut and sharing screen space with Emraan Hashmi
Hebah and I used to gossip a lot: Sonarika

Hebah and I used to gossip a lot: Sonarika

Apr 14,2016 , 01:14 AM IST | Cinema
Awaiting the release of Manchu Vishnu and Raj Tarun-starrer ‘Eedo Rakam Aado Rakam’, Sonarika Bhadoria insists that she never had any apprehensions sharing the screen space with current sensation Hebah Patel in the comic caper.
Embarking on a new journey

Embarking on a new journey

Apr 10,2016 , 01:06 AM IST | Cinema
The quintessential “Girl Next Door” actor Amrita Rao who started her acting stint on the silver screen is now traversing the realms of the television world with her debut serial ‘Meri Awaaz Hi Pehchaan Hai’. She will be playing the role of a classical singer in the TV series