Paresh Parekh on April 4, 2013 with 0 comment

Movie Scene Study from acting point of view

Film: Vicky Donor Director: Soojit Sarcar Actors involve in the scene: Ayushmann Khurana, Doly Ahluwalia and Kamlesh Gill. This particular scene from the movie Vicky Donor is in which the hero is being scolded by his mom about him getting married to a Bengali girl. Here the hero played by Ayushmann Khuranna is busy massaging […]

Actor Prepares on April 4, 2013 with 0 comment

Anupam Kher and Ben Kingsley among UK Asian Award Honorees

The third edition of the nods in the British capital, which has expanded its program to include more countries, was hosted by Sebastian Coe. LONDON — Oscar winner Ben Kingsley, Bollywood and Hollywood actor Anupam Kher and playwright Hanif Kureishi are among the winners at this year’s Asian Awards in the British capital. Now in […]

Actor Prepares on March 3, 2013 with 0 comment

People in Film: Anupam Kher

Anupam Kher is one of the most renowned actors in Indian cinema and has developed a filmography that stretches around the globe. Having collaborated on over 450 films and 100 plays, established an international acting school and received countless awards, Kher is an actor that has developed a rich lineage of experience that few in […]

Actor Prepares on March 3, 2013 with 0 comment

Book my Show Interviews Anupam Kher

“Best role so far.” – Anupam Kher on his role in Silver Linings Playbook. Anupam Kher is someone with over 450 films & 100 plays as a multiple award winning actor. A producer, director and writer. Former chairperson of the Indian Film Censor Board and former director of the Indian School of Drama. Awarded the […]

Paresh Parekh on February 2, 2013 with 0 comment

Importance of Improvisation for Actor Training

An actor’s job is to essentially enact as per the brief given to him by the director and in the screenplay. However a GOOD actor is one who can use the above and in the process of acting add in an extra element of his own thus enhancing his performance and giving the scene a […]

Digvijay Bisht on February 2, 2013 with 0 comment

Special Chabbis – An Experience

It is one thing to train under an actor par excellence and a whole different educational experience to watch the same person in action on the silver screen- LIFE SIZE. We as students of the January – March 2013 Diploma batch were put through such an experience recently when a screening of our mentor, Kher […]

Actor Prepares on January 1, 2013 with 0 comment

Say it like kher

THE 6TH EDITION OF AN AUTHOR’S AFTERNOON, PRESENTED BY SHREE CEMENT, SAW ANUPAM KHER AND INA PURI TALK BOOKS, FILMS AND THE POWER OF FAILURE. ONLY t2 WAS THERE   Doctor Dang or Dil Ka Doctor… he’s been there, done that — in almost 450 roles, actually! And the ‘boy who came from Shimla’ picked […]

Actor Prepares on January 1, 2013 with 0 comment

An Acting Session with Mr. Ranbir Kapoor

Mr. Anupam Kher: “How would you describe yourself in one word?” Mr. Ranbir Kapoor: “SHY”. This was one of the first few things that we noticed, about our guest speaker. Yes, surprising yet believable, Mr. Ranbir Kapoor considers himself a shy person, as he said so himself while addressing an audience consisting of students of […]

Actor Prepares on January 1, 2013 with 0 comment

My Date with Destiny….

Dream is not something which you see when you sleep, It is something which does not let you sleep… With these words etched in my mind and passion in my heart I walked into Mumbai a few months ago from Bangalore. They say Mumbai is the land of opportunities, a place where one can dream, […]

Actor Prepares on December 12, 2012 with 0 comment

The Best Thing About You is… You!!

After essaying many roles in films, theatre and television, celebrated actor Anupam Kher has now turned author with the release of his life-coaching book THE BEST THING ABOUT YOU IS… YOU!! The book was released at Out of the Blue, Le Sutra Hotel, by Amitabh Bachchan, Pritish Nandy, Kirron Kher, media personalities Arnab Goswami, Nidhi […]

Actor Prepares on December 12, 2012 with 0 comment

‘Silver Linings Playbook’ star Anupam Kher

Yesterday, had the opportunity to exclusively sit down with Bollywood icon Anupam Kher to chat about his latest film Silver Linings Playbook, which hit theaters in New York this weekend. Kher plays Dr. Cliff Patel, who is Pat’s (Bradley Cooper) therapist. Kher has acted in over 400 films and 100 plays in India, but […]

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Actor Prepares on December 12, 2012 with 0 comment

Anupam Kher’s tryst with De Niro

Anupam Kher has just concluded a five-week shooting stint in Philadelphia. It is perhaps the most significant role for any Indian actor in a mainline Hollywood production, The Silver Linings Playbook. Directed by David O Russell (who also helmed The Fighter), the film is about a teacher – played by Bradley Cooper – who after […]