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Kamna Pathak’s sari collection inspired by Rekha, Vidya Balan

Mumbai, Nov 20 (SocialNews.XYZ) TV actress Kamna Pathak has opened up about her love for saris and how she takes inspiration from actors Rekha and Vidya Balan when it comes to her sari collection as both have distinct choices.
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Did you know Karan Johar played cupid for Vidya Balan, Siddharth Roy Kapur? More deets inside

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], November 16 (ANI): Karan Johar recently made an appearance on Twinkle Khanna's talk show 'The Icons' which is currently on YouTube. During the show, Twinkle compared Karan with Netflix matchmaking star Sima Taparia. She said, "You are the Sima aunty of the movie business. You keep doing this matchmaking and your father did the same thing. Because when I was interviewing Waheeda Rehman ji, she mentioned that your father fixed up her marriage, it's some genetic predisposition to get people together."Karan replied by saying, "It's in the genes!"He then revealed how his late father played a matchmaker for Shashi Rekhi and Waheeda Rehman. He said, "I remember Shashi uncle and Waheeda aunty matchmaking happened with both papa and mamma and I remember there have been some other instances also which people may not know. But I don't know, I feel very happy to do this."He added, "I take on the responsibility like I have to do it. It just makes me very happy to do it. It's like one of the agendas in my life to bring people together."Karan further revealed that he also played cupid to Vidya Balan and Siddharth Roy Kapur. He said, "it's very strange, Vidya called me the other day. It was her 12th anniversary, and she was like, because you know I had introduced her to Siddharth Roy Kapur and she was like, I wanna thank you. I haven't said it enough."He added, "I am so touched by this call, more than any feedback I've got, that call meant the world to me. I remember telling Sid that Vidya will be lovely for you."He also recalled hosting a dinner for Siddharth and Vidya later.
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Vidya Balan wished to write to Satyajit Ray, work with him

Mumbai, April 9 (SocialNews.XYZ) She was just a teenager when she secretly wrote a letter to her favorite filmmaker Satyajit Ray, but didn't post it. Naturally, when he passed away suddenly, she felt heartbroken for many reasons.
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Vidya Balan: I didn’t know the role of a producer when I joined films

Mumbai, April 4 (SocialNews.XYZ) With each choice she made in films in the past, Vidya Balan redefined the space of female-centric films in Bollywood. Following the same footsteps in her last three releases - 'Shakuntala Devi', 'Sherni' and 'Jalsa' - the actress emphasised the importance of producers backing such content to bring change in Indian cinema.

Vidya Balan, Shefali Shah Deliver Acting Masterclass in Amazon Film ‘Jalsa’

Click here to read the full article. Vidya Balan (“Kahaani”) and Shefali Shah (“Delhi Crime”), two of India’s finest actors, worked together for the first time in Suresh Triveni’s Amazon Prime Video India original “Jalsa.” The result is an acting masterclass. The film is a tense social thriller where the lives of Balan’s Maya, a top journalist and Shah’s Rukhsana, Maya’s housekeeper, become inextricably linked together after a horrific incident. Balan’s morally upright journalist wrestles with an ethical dilemma through the film. The actor initially turned down the film because she did not want to play someone who seemed morally ambiguous, but...
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Admire And Adore Vidya Balan Says Shefali Shah

Mumbai, 10th March 2022 (NewsHelpline) – Powerhouse performer Shefali Shah is all praises and awe-struck sharing the screen space with Vidya Balan in forthcoming Jalsa. Shefali Shah along with Vidya Balan, and filmmaker Suresh Triveni were interacting with NewsHelpline at the trailer launch of Jalsa.
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Jalsa Is A Universal Story Says Vidya Balan

Mumbai, 10th March 2022 (NewsHelpline) – Actor Vidya Balan says her forthcoming movie Jalsa has a universal story and it will touch everyone’s heart not just in India but across world.
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After the success Shakuntala Devi and Sherni, Vidya Balan gears for her hattrick with Jalsa

Mumbai, 5th March 2022 (NewsHelpline) - The advent of the pandemic forced multiple films to change their course and opt for the digital route instead of the ideal silver screen release. Pioneering this shift successfully was the powerhouse of talent - Vidya Balan, who emerged as the first Bollywood actress to take her film to the OTT platform.
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Jalsa Teaser Is Out, Starring Vidya Balan And Shefali Shah

Mumbai, 4th March 2022 (NewsHelpline) - Intense and intriguing first teaser for Jalsa is out, starring Vidya Balan and Shefali Shah in the lead roles. Sharing the teaser on her social media post, Vidya Balan captioned her post, “Get ready to uncover a story within a story! #JalsaOnPrime on 18th March, on @primevideoin Teaser out now! @shefalishahofficial @tseries.official @tseriesfilms @abundantiaent @ivikramix @shikhaarif.sharma #BhushanKumar #SureshTriveni”

Vidya Balan, Shefali Shah Film ‘Jalsa’ Sets Amazon Prime Video Debut

Click here to read the full article. Indian acting powerhouses Vidya Balan (“Kahaani”) and Shefali Shah (“Delhi Crime”) headline film “Jalsa,” which will bow on Amazon Prime Video. The film is a tale of conflict narrated through the life of a celebrated journalist and her cook. The cast also includes Manav Kaul (“The Fame Game”), Rohini Hattangadi (“Gandhi”), Iqbal Khan (“Crackdown”), Vidhatri Bandi (“Shiddat”), Srikant Mohan Yadav (“Inside Edge”), Shafeen Patel and Surya Kasibhatla. “Jalsa” is directed by Suresh Triveni who previously worked with Balan on the critically acclaimed “Tumhari Sulu” (2017). It is produced by Abundantia Entertainment and music label and...