Shababa Iqbal

November 13, 2021
November 13, 2021

‘Call My Agent: Bollywood’ combines the glitter of showbiz with apt emotions

Featuring a talented bunch, namely Rajat Kapoor (Monty) Aahana Kumra (Amal) Ayush Mehra (Mehershaad) and Soni Razdan (Treasa), the remake has plenty of Indian celebrities playing fictionalised...

October 31, 2021
October 31, 2021

Spooky shows and movies to watch this Halloween

Halloween is a good time for a TV marathon, featuring gripping and spooky tales. Netflix has some big handfuls of tricks and treats with a solid slate of movies and shows worth streaming to get in...

October 23, 2021
October 23, 2021

Bollywood stars on the wrong side of the law

Bollywood stars have found themselves on the wrong side of the law on many instances throughout the years.

October 16, 2021
October 16, 2021

No Time to Die: A fitting farewell to Daniel Craig’s James Bond

For me, 2006’s “Casino Royale” brought James Bond, the iconic British spy with an eye for the ladies, fast cars, and cool gadgets, firmly into the 21st century. Above all else, Daniel Craig’s first...

September 25, 2021
September 25, 2021

‘Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings’ shines with an emotional origin story

Marvel Studios’ latest superhero offering, “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings”, is the movie that brought me, masked up and sanitised, back to the theatres — and as a longtime Marvel fan, I...

July 11, 2021
July 11, 2021

Leesa Gazi’s ‘Baarir Naam Shahana’ sheds light on a woman’s courage

British-Bangladeshi writer, director, actor and playwright, Leesa Gazi has dedicated her career to presenting powerful stories told from a woman's perspective via theatre and film. Her...

July 8, 2021
July 8, 2021

Revisiting Dilip Kumar’s stellar performances

As the world woke up to the news of legendary actor Dilip Kumar passing away yesterday (July 7), an era in Bollywood came to a sudden end. In a career span of nearly six decades, the star gave...

June 26, 2021
June 26, 2021

Adnan Al Rajeev on his first web project, 'YouTumor'

Adnan Al Rajeev is a renowned name in the television industry, with numerous commercials and tele-fictions to his credit. His production house, Runout Films, is one of the major production...

June 26, 2021
June 26, 2021

Shamol Mawla talks ‘Mohanagar’

“Mohanagar” depicts the events of a fateful night in a police station in Dhaka, where paths of criminals, an eminent industrialist, the general public, and members of the press, intertwine in the...

June 19, 2021
June 19, 2021

Books to read if you miss travelling this summer

I know it’s hard when you want to travel, but life, owing in no small part to COVID-19, has other plans. If you are anything like me, then you are probably avoiding spending too much time watching...