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Filmfare September 5, 2017

For over 6 decades Filmfare has been the official handbook on bollywood for their die-hard fans. With its exclusive interviews, classy photoshoots, insider stories, bollywood fashion coverage, movie reviews and special features; Filmfare captures Bollywood's biggest stars & divas at their colourful, candid, beautiful, quirky and even spoilt best

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queen’s gambit

Kangana Ranaut is on our cover this fortnight which, we shot in London. The photographs have an old-world charm and yet retain the wake-you-up quality of a hot cup of English tea. Pass the macaroons please. But what would really get you going are her answers to our questions. Her replies aren’t bland as fish and chips but carry the tanginess of chicken tikka masala with an extra serving of red pepper thrown in. She knows her mind and isn’t afraid to speak what she thinks, what she feels. It’s not something we are accustomed to from our stars and hence it’s a refreshing change. With Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi, she has embarked on the most audacious journey of her career. Rani Laxmibai has been an iconic figure – someone…

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a bird’s-eye view of show town’s happenings LAUGH LINES Shah Rukh Khan and Anushka Sharma form a mutual admiration society. They can’t stop singing each other’s praises. And their camaraderie on screen is pure gold. That’s so because the duo get on like Simon and Garfunkel off screen as well. The duo was caught by our paparazzi at a promotional event ofJab Harry Met Sejaland boy, did the photographers have a field day or what! The photo says it all about their equation PRIYANKA CHOPRA TO SPORT SIX PACKS IN ISN’T IT ROMANTIC Is it possible for Priyanka Chopra to look hotter than she already does? We think not. But PC, it seems, is on a mission. To get sixpack abs. Accordingly to insiders, she plays a yoga instructor in the Hollywood film, Isn’t…

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model act

movies on the block, set-talk, talent-buzz, hotties to watch out for X FACTOR: LOVE FOR DRAMA He’d bunk school to watch Akshay Kumar’s films. Our hottie of the fortnight, Marudhar Shekhawat is a diehard fan of Khiladi Kumar and Kareena Kapoor Khan. Born in Rajasthan, bred in Delhi, he was an ace at cricket. But the glitzy world of showbiz was where he longed to be. So obsessive is he about acting that his friends have nicknamed him ‘nautanki’. While he hasn’t signed a film yet, his is a popular face in the ad world. Even as the rounds of auditions continue, doing a biopic, he believes would be the ultimate challenge for him. Besides his old love cricket, he’s a fitness enthusiast and a hip-hopper.…

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The Plot Circa 1975. India was under emergency. Absolute power was unleashed all around. The government was after the royal families, especially in Rajasthan, alleging that they had not declared their wealth when the privy purses were abolished. Baadshaho is the story of one such raid. Gitanjali (Ileana D’Cruz), a princess, has been thrown into jail by the powers that be. Her only hope is Bhawani Singh (Ajay Devgn), who can protect her wealth. Bhawani recruits a team of badasses like himself. Daliya (Emraan Hashmi) - a hopeless flirt, Tikla- aka Guruji (Sanjay Mishra) a boozeguzzling locksmith and the sexy Sanjana (Esha Gupta). Their mission is to stop Gitanjali’s gold from being taken away by Major Seher Singh (Vidyut Jammwal). Will they succeed or succumb to deceit?…

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my way highway

OUR SOCIETY AND OUR CINEMA DO NOT REQUIRE CENSORSHIP AT ALL. THE SOONER WE GET RID OF IT, THE BETTER. I’M TOTALLY ANTICENSORSHIP Lipstick Under My Burkha has generated a buzz in the audience like no other indie film this year. First it was the pow wow with the Censor Board and its chairman Pahlaj Nihalani given the film's bold content. And then, in contrast, it was the stellar wordof- mouth that fuelled its success at the box-office. The film’s numbers grew exponentially over its first weekend. It started off with a `94 lakh collections on the first day. By Sunday it had escalated to `1.45 crore. Better still, it held its own at the box-office on Monday and Tuesday. It’s a sign that people have loved the film. The universal acceptance…

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a royal trail

They are hot, they are cool. Meet our trend makers and breakers WHERE: INDIA COUTURE WEEK 2017 X FACTOR: OF RAMP AND REEL The quirky pair is all set to singe the big screen. Off-screen too, Alia Bhatt and Ranveer Singh set the ramp raging with grace and panache. Alia’s sheer panel illusion top paired with a rosy-trailed tier skirt made her look all dreamy. While Ranveer’s sequined sherwani was a majestic sight. We love. Bare essentials! Make this your everyday look… Want a staple look for all occasions? Tired of your dark-winged eyes and blood red lipstick? Here’s what you can do… Going low-key is the solution to your problem. Nude lips with a hint of rosy pink can be the perfect palette for your face. Not my day The trend that needs to end... We all have…