Meghna Gulzar, the director of Chhapaak, revealed that Deepika Padukone had her therapist on sets as the scenes were very overwhelming and overbearing at times.
In conversation with Outlook's Giridhar Jha, Meghna Gulzar talks about the relevance of her latest movie Chhapaak, the reason behind casting Deepika Padukone, and why it is unfair to expect every celebrity to speak his mind out on public platforms on any issue.
Meghna says we should stop looking at an acid attack victim as a ‘bechari and celebrate her spirit and positive attitude towards life despite the horrific experience.
Deepika Padukone, the highest paid actress in Bollywood, has mostly played glamorous roles ever since making her debut opposite Shah Rukh Khan in Farah Khan’s 'Om Shanti Om' in 2007
You will be the ‘eyes and ears’ of India in Pakistan: Alia Bhatt's on-screen father tells her, revealing her task.
Bhardwaj was the producer and the writer of the 2015 thriller while Meghna directed the movie
Students attend a class in a school after the Madhya Pradesh government allowed schools to reopen for 1st-5th classes after further ease in COVID-19 restrictions, in Jabalpur.PTI Photo
Confiscated Rhinoceros horns being burnt in the presence of Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma to mark the World Rhinoceros Day, in Golaghat district.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a passenger for COVID-19 test, at Dadar Railway Station in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Kunal Patil
Passengers queue up for Covid-19 testing after arriving at a railway platform on a long distance train at Dadar railway station in Mumbai.PTI Photo/Kunal Patil
Haryana Chief Minister Manohar Lal Khattar rides a cycle along with ministers and MLAs, from the Chief Minister's residence to his office at the Civil Secretariat on the occasion of 'World Car-Free Day', in Chandigarh.PTI Photo
India is poised to become a global education hub with the government introducing major policy changes
Outlook's annual ranking of India’s top 50 State Private Universities in 2021 will help students make an informed choice.
Jain to Patidar. Was caste a decisive factor in the BJP’s choice for CM during the recent change of guard in Gujarat?
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates