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Here's To Who All Attended The Screening Of Bheed!

Here's To Who All Attended The Screening Of Bheed!

Here are some star studded visuals from the screening of  Bheed. Bheed's leading cast and the director, celebrities such as Javed Akhtar, Hansal Mehta, Richa Chadha, Ali Fazal, Soha Ali Khan, and Kunal Kemmu, among others, also arrived for the screening.

23 March,2023 03:18 PM IST | Mumbai
Here Is What Sanjay Raut Has To Say About Javed Akhtar’s Remarks On Pakistan

Here Is What Sanjay Raut Has To Say About Javed Akhtar’s Remarks On Pakistan

Javed Akhtar, undoubtedly, is a well-known lyricist and poet. The five-time National Award winner is now garnering praises from the very people who criticised him earlier, including politicians. Joining this is MP Sanjay Raut who said that to make a statement like this, one needs 'guts' and he deserves appreciation.

23 February,2023 08:28 PM IST | Mumbai
Javed Akhtar Reveals How Indians Reacted To The 26/11 Attacks During An Event

Javed Akhtar Reveals How Indians Reacted To The 26/11 Attacks During An Event

Celebrated writer and poet Javed Akhtar commented on the  26/11 attacks and the terrorists "roaming free" in Pakistan. Javed Akhtar visited Pakistan last week for a festival in Lahore in memory of legendary Urdu poet Faiz Ahmed Faiz. He said, "We should not blame each other. It will solve nothing. We have seen the attack on our city. They (attackers) did not come from Norway or Egypt. They are still roaming free in your country. So if there is anger in the Hindustani's heart, you can't complain." Politicians from different political parties are responding to Javed Akhtar’s comment.

22 February,2023 07:30 PM IST | Mumbai
Javed Akhtar Talks About Society’s Influence On Cinema

Javed Akhtar Talks About Society’s Influence On Cinema

Jadunama, a book written on veteran writer-lyricist Javed Akhtar by Arvind Mandloi, was released on January 9. Javed’s wife, actor Shabana Azmi and children Zoya and Farhan Akhtar were present at the book launch. Javed Akhtar shared his views about society’s influence on cinema. He also talked about the story behind writing the Dard-E-Disco song. 

12 January,2023 07:13 AM IST | Mumbai
 Javed Akhtar On Religious Issues In India

Javed Akhtar On Religious Issues In India

Javed Akhtar talks about religion and tolerance in India. Javed Akhtar didn’t mince words while talking about the subject. Lyricist who has five National awards and a staggering fifteen Filmfare awards to his credit was guest at the India Film Project. 

09 October,2022 12:04 AM IST | Mumbai
 Amitabh Bachchan, Javed Akhtar Attend The Last Rites Of Pandit Shivkumar Sharma

Amitabh Bachchan, Javed Akhtar Attend The Last Rites Of Pandit Shivkumar Sharma

Bollywood personalities Amitabh Bachchan, Jaya Bachchan, Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar, and Roopkumar Rathod, among others have mourned the passing of santoor maestro Pandit Shivkumar Sharma, who succumbed to a cardiac arrest at the age of 84 here on May 10.

11 May,2022 11:19 PM IST | Mumbai
Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar at the launch of Divya Dutta's new book

Shabana Azmi, Javed Akhtar at the launch of Divya Dutta's new book

Veteran poet-lyricist Javed Akhtar and his actress wife Shabana Azmi released the book titled 'The Stars In My Sky' authored by actress Divya Dutta in Mumbai on November 10. The event was attended by others like Gurdas Maan, Rakeysh Mehra and Sriram Raghavan among others

12 November,2021 12:00 AM IST
Javed Akhtar And Nandita Das At Book Launch Event

Javed Akhtar And Nandita Das At Book Launch Event

Javed Akhtar and Nandita Das at the book launch event for the book 'Changemakers' written by two visionary female authors Almas Virani and Sweta Samota.

20 October,2021 09:53 PM IST | Mumbai

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