18 Feb 2015
Hyderabad: Multilingual filmmaker Daggubati Ramanaidu, who made memorable films like 'Ramudu-Bheemudu', 'Srikrishna Tulabharam' and 'Premnagar', died here on Wednesday following protracted illness. He was 78.
25 Mar 2015
New Delhi: The Dadasaheb Phalke Award is the country's highest honour in cinema and Shashi Kapoor is the 46th winner of the prestigious award. It is given out to honour outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian cinema. So far, Kapoor family got three Padma Bhushan and three Phalke award.
24 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Just days after Shashi Kapoor turned 77, news emerged on Monday that Bollywood's evergreen charmer will be conferred the Dadasaheb Phalke award.
23 Mar 2015
New Delhi: Charming Shashi Kapoor, whose nuanced acts in memorable films like 'Deewar', 'Satyam Shivam Sundaram', 'Trishul' and 'Kabhi Kabhie' captivated Hindi film buffs, will be conferred the Dadasaheb Phalke Award for 2014, it was announced on Monday. The 77-year-old veteran actor-producer is the 46th winner of the honour, conferred by the government for outstanding contribution to the growth and development of Indian Cinema.
04 May 2014
New Delhi: Noted lyricist-director Gulzar was conferred the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award by President Pranab Mukherjee at the 61st National Film Awards ceremony here.
12 Apr 2013
Biggest honour of Indian cinema, Dada Saheb Phalke Award, will be conferred on legendary actor Pran for lifetime contribution to this field. Prior to this announcement, many film critics had expressed disappointment for the prestigious award not being given to Pran, one of the most promising actors of Hindi cinema.
22 Jan 2014
Hyderabad: Legendary Telugu cinema icon Akkineni Nageswara Rao died on early Wednesday, his family said. He was 91.
12 Apr 2013
Bollywood fraternity on Friday cheered the decision to confer the prestigious Dada Saheb Phalke award on Pran but felt the honour came late for the iconic villain of Hindi cinema at the age of 93.
13 Jul 2013
Veteran Bollywood actor Pran, who played the dreaded villain and lovable character with élan in hits like 'Milan', 'Madhumati', 'Bobby', 'Zanjeer' and 'Ram Aur Shyam', passed away on Friday evening at a suburban hospital in Mumbai at the age of 93.
13 Jul 2013
Legendary actor Pran was cremated at the Shivaji Park electric crematorium in Mumbai on Saturday in the presence of his family and a handful of members from the Hindi film fraternity. He was 93.