Kher was born on 7th March 1955 in a Kashmiri Bhrahmin family in Shimla. His father was a clerk in the Forest Department, the only earning person in the family of 14.
Shivamogga Subbanna was the first Kannadiga to win a National Award for playback singing for his song 'Kaadu Kudure Odi Banditta' in the film 'Kaadu Kudure'.
Subhajit Mitra won the National Award for Avijatrik, a sequel to the legendary filmmaker Satyajit Ray's classic, Apu Trilogy's concluding part.
Between 2006 and 2019, Chatterjee featured in five films helmed by Ghosh 'Podokkhep' (2006), 'Dwando' (2009), 'Nobel Chor' (2012, guest appearance), 'Peace Haven' (2015) and 'Basu Poribar' (2019) and as much a perceptive account of the dynamics of an actor-director association, the book is a story of the friendship between two creative individuals.
He observed that about 40 percent of the winners of the National Awards were women and appreciated the role women have played as educators.
Calling Anand Ahuja her "soulmate", her boomerang video showed the couple kissing each other and welcoming new year.
Nag Ashwin who created much buzz with his directorial venture Mahanti has now turned producer for the upcoming film Jathi Ratnalu.
Speaking to Thestatesman.com about his web debut alongside Manoj Bajpayee in The Family Man, Hashmi gave glimpses into the journey he has had so far and what he thinks of 'the magic of cinema as we know it'.
After a short stint in the army during the Second World War, Khayyam went to Bombay to fulfill his dream, debuting as Sharmaji of the Sharmaji-Varmaji composer duo with Heer Ranjha in 1948.