Graphic: Paras Jain/Mint

Bollywood bets big on new faces

3 min read . 15 Sep 2018
It took Mithila Palkar a while to convince her family that she wanted to pursue a career in acting— most members of her family work in the fields of science and accounts.

What it takes to be an online star

6 min read . 26 Feb 2018
Rajinikanth in a still from ‘Kabali’.

Ten Indian actors-turned-politicians

2 min read . 11 Jan 2018
Susan Sarandon as Bette Davis and (right) Jessica Lange as Joan Crawford in the TV series ‘Feud’.

When actors play actors

5 min read . 18 Aug 2017
Mark Bennington’s favourite image is this one of Kareena Kapoor, which he says captures her ‘diva’ persona.

Beyond the Bollywood dream

2 min read . 17 Mar 2017
School students in Jakanpalli experience ‘dodatta’ first-hand.

When the anti-purist makes sense

14 min read . 30 Jan 2017
Photo: PTI

The Basic Laws of Human Stupidity

14 min read . 26 Nov 2016
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