Anita Britto on September 9, 2013 with 0 comment

Current Affairs with Deepika Padukone

“Today someone is at the top, tomorrow somebody else will be … I want to be remembered as a good human being.”

Itee Sharma on September 9, 2013 with 0 comment

Being Woman with Pooja Chopra

“How much meat did Deepika Padukone, Sonakshi Sinha, or Anushka Sharma have in their debut films?”

Anita Britto on August 8, 2013 with 1 comment

Star of the Week – Sushant Singh Rajput

“Even though I was trained in dancing and martial arts, I did not begin in a film that showcased my fighting and dancing skills.”

Itee Sharma on August 8, 2013 with 0 comment

Wide Angle with Ajay Devgn

“I do films which entertain. If Satyagraha wasn’t relatable, I wouldn’t have done it.”

Anita Britto on July 7, 2013 with 0 comment

Wide Angle with Shilpa Shukla

“There were these very beautiful, well-dressed youths waiting near a Delhi colony. They were waiting to be picked.” B.A. Pass is a bold and dark film based on a short story, The Railway Aunty, by Mohan Sikka. Chak De India actress Shilpa Shukla (31) plays a seductress, Sarika, who manipulates a young man (Shadab Kamal) […]

Itee Sharma on July 7, 2013 with 0 comment

Glam Talk with Sonam Kapoor

“I’d rather do a small role in an iconic film than a big role in a mediocre film.” After a long dry spell, Sonam Kapoor is enjoying twin successes with Raanjhanaa and Bhaag Milkha Bhaag. Considering you played Farhan’s love interest in Bhaag Milkha Singh, what motivated you to sign this film? It’s a small […]

Actor Prepares on July 7, 2013 with 0 comment

Story behind the Picture

A moment captured from the MASTERCLASS session at ACTOR PREPARES between two great actors who have been in the Indian Film Industry for over 3 decades- Anupam Kher and Anil Kapoor. As they discussed their films and their attitude and approach towards their work, our students couldn’t help but realize the amount they have contributed […]

Anita Britto on June 6, 2013 with 0 comment

An Interview with Vidya Balan on Ghanchakkar

“I am a very private person so I remove my bhadaas on screen.” Seven years after her debut with Parineeta, Vidya Balan’s tryst with experimental roles continues with Ghanchakkar, a suspense comedy. Balan is having a blast playing the loud-mouthed wife of a bank robber (Emraan Hashmi) who has lost his memory after a heist. […]

Itee Sharma on June 6, 2013 with 0 comment

Richa Chaddha on Fukrey’s response

The name Richa Chaddha means different things to people – for some she was the cute employee waiting to go home for Diwali in a chocolate commercial, most remember her as the no-nonsense Nagma Khatoon from Gangs Of Wasseypur, and now people pinpoint her as the fiery female gangster Bholi Punjaaban from Fukrey.   You […]

Sushil Singh on June 6, 2013 with 0 comment

Learning through others experience

Being part of the faculty at Actor Prepares it helps us in connecting with our students in a better way when established actors like Rohit Roy and alumnus Ashish Sharma visit the school and interact with them. As a teacher I felt that in these sessions both these actors addressed two very important questions that […]

Actor Prepares on May 5, 2013 with 0 comment

Interview with Mumbai Theatre Guide

Aditi Sharma (AS): How has the play evolved through 300 shows? Anupam Kher (AK): There have been no significant additions or subtractions in the script except for the fact that in the end I add an update about where life has taken me lately. Depending on my ease and connectivity with the audience, the play […]

Paresh Parekh on May 5, 2013 with 0 comment

Watch and Learn

Kucch Bhi Ho Sakta Hai is staged as a full production with Mr. Anupam Kher narrating and dramatizing the important events in his life, e.g. first romantic encounter, failure at Gandhi audition, casting in Saaransh, awards, personal relationships etc. The popularity of this play is well established by the fact that it has completed 300 […]