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Naseeruddin Shah:  Birthday Special

Naseeruddin Shah: Birthday Special

All, Legend
Naseeruddin Shah is one of those actors in films who have achieved success on his own. He is an actor as well as a director.  He has worked in more than 100 films which include Bollywood as well as Hollywood and Pakistani films. Also, He is honored with Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan by the Government of India.  source: indiatimes.com Personal details He was born on 20 July 1950 in the Barabanki district of Uttar Pradesh. He did his schooling at St. Anselm Ajmer and St. George’s College, Nainital. After that completed he graduated from Aligarh Muslim University.  Naseeruddin, who had a passion for acting since childhood, enrolled in the National School of Drama, Delhi.   His elder brother’s name is Jamiruddin Shah.  His brother was the first lieut
Bollywood and Cannes Film Festival – A Bond Older Than You Think

Bollywood and Cannes Film Festival – A Bond Older Than You Think

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[the_ad id="3627"] Bollywood actresses like Aishwarya Rai, Sonam Kapoor, Vidya Balan and the likes have promoted Bollywood at the Cannes film festival. These popular actresses appear every year at the red carpet as Brand ambassadors of Lo’real.  Several Bollywood movies have been nominated to the Cannes and won praises.  This year “Afternoon clouds” is the only official entry to the Cannes film festival. source It’s interesting to note that Bollywood has marked its presence at the renowned film festival since the 1940’s. First Indian Film festival to win at Cannes Film Festival- “Neecha Nagar” was the first Indian film to win the Palme d’Or. at Cannes International film festival. This film was inspired by the short story written by Hayatullah Ansari which depicted the sharp