Shekhar Kapur on digital debut

Shekhar Kapur on digital debut

Celebrated filmmakers like Shekhar Kapur, Kabir Khan, Neeraj Pandey and Venkat Prabhu, who will make their digital debut on Hotstar Specials, are looking forward to explore the medium to tell extensive stories across different formats, genres and languages and reach out to a wide audience. Hotstar Specials is the new label launched by OTT player…

Nimrat Kaur, Swara Bhasker, Shekhar Kapur urge Pakistan to send IAF pilot Abhinandan back home

Nimrat Kaur, Swara Bhasker, Shekhar Kapur urge Pakistan to send IAF pilot Abhinandan back home

Indian celebrities on Wednesday called for peace and wished for the safe return of an Indian Air Force (IAF) pilot who is in Pakistan’s custody. Pakistan said it had Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman in its custody. Here’s what the celebrities have to say: Actress Nimrat Kaur, who comes from an Army background: “Strength and resolve…

Shekhar Kapur announces film on Empress Elisabeth of Austria at Macao film festival

Shekhar Kapur announces film on Empress Elisabeth of Austria at Macao film festival

Filmmaker Shekhar Kapur has added a film on Empress Elisabeth of Austria to the growing list of projects he is working on. After directing the Oscar-nominated Elizabeth (1998), starring Cate Blanchett, Kapur will be directing a German film on the life of the Austrian royal and wife of Emperor Franz Joseph I. The upcoming film…