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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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Decline Of Producers And Rise Of Actors

Amitabh Bachchan Laid The Foundation Of Actors Turning Producers – Part 3

In the 1992 after Khuda Gawah, Amitabh Bachchan took a self-imposed retirement from Bollywood due to lack of good scripts and competent roles. During this period many producers tried to entice him with whopping remuneration to make a comeback but Bachchan declined. Finally, in 1996, Bachchan made a comeback with his ambitious Film Production Company Amitabh Bachchan Corp. Ltd (ABCL).…

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Failed to retain stardom

Even Chocolate Heroes Like Jugul Hansraj Could Not Succeed – Part – 5

Charming personality and handsome looks were considered easy passports to Bollywood. Several stars like Jeetendra, Manoj Kumar, Rajendra Kumar, etc. in the ’60s ruled Bollywood, not for their actions but their good looks. The media had coined the term ‘Chocolate hero’ exclusively for such stars. But history is witnessed that many ‘Chocolate hero’ too could make it big despite their…

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