The Rags To Riches Stories Of Bollywood

Amidst the heated debate of nepotism that has been stirred in Bollywood, there are stars who struggled and made a niche for themselves. It might be a common sight to see a star kid enter Bollywood and sometimes be as successful as their parent/s but its rare to see an outsider, who was not even connected to the film industry…

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Shah Rukh Khan’s Rise From Rs 50/- To The 50 Most Powerful People In The World! – Part 6

King Khan aka Shahrukh Khan (SRK), though born in an affluent family lost everything after his father’s death and after her mother’s demise, he went into depression. However, to support his family, he started acting on Doordarshan and hosted a show for which he was paid Rs 50! Later he did TV serials like Circus, Dil Dariya, Fauji, etc. Eventually,…

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Superstar Of the Millennium Amitabh Bachchan Has Done A Double Major In Science And Arts – Part 2

Superstar of the Millennium Amitabh Bachchan, like his learned father Harivansh Rai Bachchan, loved studies hence after completing his graduation from Sherwood College in Nainital. He went to Delhi and did a double major in Science and Arts from Kirori Mal College! However, he was quite disappointed at not getting a good job despite good qualification hence fed-up doing odd…

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Mad Race Biopics

The ‘80s And ‘90s Witnessed A Windfall Of Biopics On Underworld Dons – Part 3

In the mid ’70s the tale of dacoits became stale and emerged the era of underworld dons. Writer Salim–Javed in their film Deewaar (1975) designed the character of Amitabh Bachchan based on the life of India’s most notorious Gold smuggler Haji Mastan, who made headlines with his surrender during the emergency. Later film director Milan Luthria made a brilliant full-scale…

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