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How Manna Dey's wife helped him rehearse for a song
Arthur J Pais remembers the time when legendary singer Manna Dey, who passed away on Ocotber 24, recorded his first ever Malayalam song for the film Chemmen in 1965. Manna Dey......
'It's very important to make a happy film that entertains'
On Hrishikesh Mukherjee's 91st birth anniversary on September 30, we bring back excerpts from a Rediff interview with the brilliant filmmaker, just after the release of his last film, Jhoot Bole......
'Don't feel special about getting Padma Shri'
Veteran Malayalam actor Madhu, 79, was so passionate about cinema that he resigned his job as a college lecturer to join the National School of Drama. His first break came in 1963 when Ramu......
Exclusive: Adoor Gopalakrishnan on his new films
Master filmmaker Adoor Gopalakrishnan has started shooting again.What's more, he is not making one feature film, but two. Each film will have three short stories, based on Jnanpith Award-winner......
Genelia signs Kannada film, Upendra, a Telugu one
Noted lyricist and filmmaker P Bhaskaran is no more. He died at the age of 83 on February 25.Malayalis continue to sing his songs, which were known for its poetic elegance. Born on April 21, 1924......
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