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Bringing their a game

Bringing their a game

Satin, shimmer and monochromes were the dominant themes at a fashion gala attended by Bollywood folk over the weekend. Pics/Yogen Shah

20 March,2024 05:49 AM IST | Mumbai | The Hitlist Team
Did you know? Javed Akhtar had days when he didn’t have food to eat

Did you know? Javed Akhtar had days when he didn’t have food to eat

Javed Akhtar got emotional as he reflected on the tough times he faced when he was struggling in the film industry

19 March,2024 12:51 PM IST | Mumbai
Javed Akhtar blames alcoholism for divorce with Honey Irani

Javed Akhtar blames alcoholism for divorce with Honey Irani

Javed Akhtar batted for the Uniform Civil Code and said that as per Muslim law, he was only responsible for paying alimony to Irani for four months only, but he went against it because she was his responsibility. 

18 March,2024 08:31 AM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Javed Akhtar's scathing reply to Sandeep Reddy Vanga: 'He couldn't find one...'

Javed Akhtar's scathing reply to Sandeep Reddy Vanga: 'He couldn't find one...'

Veteran screenwriter and lyricist Javed Akhtar has responded to filmmaker Sandeep Reddy Vanga's reaction to his indirect critique of the movie 'Animal'

16 March,2024 06:49 PM IST | Mumbai
Sandeep Reddy Vanga targets Javed Akhtar for criticising Animal

Sandeep Reddy Vanga targets Javed Akhtar for criticising Animal

In a recent interview, Sandeep Reddy Vanga targeted Javed Akhtar for his comment on Animal. The director called out Akhtar for his criticism

06 February,2024 12:23 PM IST | Mumbai
HC dismisses Kangana's plea seeking stay on Javed Akhtar's defamation complaint

HC dismisses Kangana's plea seeking stay on Javed Akhtar's defamation complaint

Bombay High Court on Friday dismissed actor Kangana Ranaut's plea seeking a stay on the proceedings of a defamation complaint filed against her by lyricist Javed Akhtar

02 February,2024 06:12 PM IST | Mumbai | PTI
Safeena from Gully Boy was written for another film: Zoya Akhtar | Exclusive

Safeena from Gully Boy was written for another film: Zoya Akhtar | Exclusive

During the latest episode of Sit With Hitlist, Zoya Akhtar revealed that the character of Safeena, played by Alia Bhatt in Gully Boy, was initially written as part of another movie by Reema Kagti.

19 January,2024 10:05 AM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent
Up and about: Jab bhi time mile

Up and about: Jab bhi time mile

There’s no dedicated time for romance, not even for the long-married Sonam Kapoor and Anand Ahuja, who were seen at Javed Akhtar’s birthday bash, organised by Anil Kapoor

19 January,2024 05:44 AM IST | Mumbai | The Hitlist Team
Shibani Dandekar attends father-in-law Javed Akhtar's B'day party in style

Shibani Dandekar attends father-in-law Javed Akhtar's B'day party in style

Shibani Dandekar, who positively stole the show. The actress was dressed in a LOEWE dress inspired by the custom LOEWE jumpsuit Beyonce wore during the 'Rennaisance Tour'

18 January,2024 04:26 PM IST | Mumbai
Javed Akhtar Birthday 2023: 5 interesting facts about the screenwriter-lyricist

Javed Akhtar Birthday 2023: 5 interesting facts about the screenwriter-lyricist

On the occasion of Javed Akhtar's Birthday 2024, here are some lesser-known interesting facts about him

17 January,2024 12:02 PM IST | Mumbai | mid-day online correspondent

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