Pooja Bhatt recently made her acting comeback with the Netflix show Bombay Begums. Pooja who is being praised for her performance in the show, plays the role of a woman leading a financial institution, but constantly faces opposition from the male members of the board. The actress recently opened up about the bias women face in any industry. Recalling her experience in the entertainment industry, she said, "I was very privileged to be born to parents where there were no different rules for my mother or father, and I was never given the feeling that just because I am a female child, I should not have those opinions or shouldn't lead my life like that. For me, the problem only began when I became a part of the industry and became a star." Pooja revealed that she was expected to be a certain way, but was never okay with it. Calling it a 'Hindi film heroine' pattern she shared that not behaving in that way caused friction between her and certain sections of … [Read more...] about Pooja Bhatt Reacts To Facing Gender Bias, Says People Tried To Curtail Her To Behave In A Certain Way
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Not many may be aware that legendary actor Shammi Kapoor who lived life to the fullest was down with a kidney failure and used to go to the Breach Candy Hospital thrice a week for his treatment. As Kapoor himself once admitted that he wanted to "live for the four other days of the week. When my wife would call me to enquire where I was I would be driving off to Lomavla to have a cup of tea. I loved my driving and I wanted to live it up with kidney disease," Shammi had famously said. As World Kidney Day approaches on March 11 and a virtual walkathon is currently taking place this week, we learn that Ranbir Kapoor, the grand-nephew of Shammi Kapoor has also pledged to donate not just his kidney but other organs as well. In an event organised by the Amar Gandhi Foundation everyone from producer Karan Johar, director Ayan Mukerji of Brahmastra to Ranbir Kapoor and Amitabh Bachchan pledged to donate their kidneys while Alia Bhatt also supports the cause. Ayan and … [Read more...] about Ranbir Kapoor And His Brahmastra Team ‘Shake It Like Shammi’
On the eve of International Women's Day, actress Kareena Kapoor Khan shared the first picture of her newborn on her Instagram page and captioned it as, "There's nothing women can't do ❤️❤️ Happy Women's Day my loves ❤️ #InternationalWomensDay." Within an hour of beng uploaded, the picture received more than three lakh hearts on Instagram, and Kareena's followers are mesmerised to see her picture with her second child. View this post on Instagram A post shared by Kareena Kapoor Khan (@kareenakapoorkhan) Just like Bebo's fans, her friends from the industry were in awe of her latest Instagram post and made sure to send love to it. In the picture, Kareena is seen embracing her second child. While Karisma Kapoor, Rhea Kapoor, Sophie Choudry, Amrita Arora left heart emoticons on Kareena's post, Saif Ali Khan's sister Saba Pataudi praised the Jab We Met actress and wrote, " You're a … [Read more...] about Kareena Kapoor Khan Shares First Picture Of Her Newborn On Women’s Day; Her Sister-In-Law Calls Her A ‘Rock’
Ace of Space 1 winner Divya Agarwal is one of the most-talked about celebrities in the telly industry. The actress has been often grabbing the headlines for one or the other reason. Recently, the Ragini MMS Returns 2 actress revealed to ETimes TV that she has acted as body-double for Katrina Kaif. She was also a part of Bollywood film Student of the Year as an extra. About her being a part of SOTY, Divya said, "There was a coordinator, who called me looking at my pictures. At the age of 15, in Navi Mumbai I had my own dance studio and 700 students were there. We were pretty famous as dance teachers and choreographers. They told me that we can get a part in SOTY. I was shocked. When we went there, we saw that we were required as backgrounders. I was like ok let's try this too." She also revealed that she convinced her best friend to come with her and added that she was happy seeing Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, Varun Dhawan and Rishi Kapoor. Further, … [Read more...] about Divya Agarwal Worked In Student Of The Year & As Katrina Kaif’s Body-Double!