J. Jayalalithaa

Starting as young Kannada actor, J. Jayalalithaa soon went on to fetch a name in the southern film industry, prominently in Tamil films. From playing a child artiste to full-fledged heroine roles, sh...

Dev Anand

DEV ANAND, the veteran actor-producer-director, who passed away in London on December 3, 2011 at age 88 after an incredible active span of six and a half decades, had enjoyed an immense popularity no...

D. Rama Naidu

D. Rama Naidu. B. Nagi Reddy. K. Raghavendra Rao. K. Bappiah. Seshagiri Rao. These are all familiar, very familiar names to cinegoers across the country. But D Rama Naidu, is an unsung hero of our po...

Bhalji Pendharkar

He  was born on 3 May 1897 to Radhabai and her patron Dr Gopal Pendharkar, Bhalji was related to quite a few film personalities in the Indian film industry. Bhalji Pendharkar who received the top awa...

Ashok Kumar

It is the fashion in the Indian film industry not to remember its members once they are not salable. But there will still be some die-hard fans of individual artists who follow their idols till they ...

Asha Bhosle

In Indian mythology Saraswati is the Goddess of learning and music. In paintings and sculptures, Goddess Saraswati is represented as an extremely beautiful woman holding in her hands the musical inst...

A Nageswar Rao

No discussion on Telugu cinema is ever complete without devoting ample space to the Dadasaheb Phalke Award winner Akkineni Nageswara Rao, who passed away earlier this year after a long innings in Tel...