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Prateik Babbar, Bollywood Actor, Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na, Dhobi Ghat

Born To Act

Text by Rukhmini Punoose. Photograph by Sameer Belvalkar

A startling natural on screen, he made an impact with his very first movie Jaane Tu Ya Jaane Na. Prateik Babbar who has been recently noticed for his bravura performance as a washerman in the arthouse Dhobi Ghat speaks to Verve about his private dreams and professional challenges
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Boman Irani, Bollywood Actor, 3 Idiots, Lage Raho Munna Bhai, Being Cyrus
December 20, 2010

The Complete Entertainer

Text by Rukhmini Punoose. Illustrations by Kunal Kundu

He can make you laugh and cry with equal ease, having morphed from a humble actor into a self-assured performer who knows he excels at his craft and doesn’t need further validation. And Boman Irani has shed his inhibitions to find his place in the sun. Verve spends time with the actor, who walks the delicate tightrope between reel and real life, while balancing several hundred balls in the air
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Aditya Roy Kapoor, Action Replayy, Guzaarish, Bollywood Actor

Mr Cool, Mr Hot

Text by Malvika Sah. Photograph by Gaurav Bhat

Aditya Roy Kapoor is all set to be the newest star on the block with pivotal roles in two big year-end releases, Action Replayy and Guzaarish
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Salman Khan, Bollywood Actor
September 18, 2010

Bachelor Boy

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Illustrations by Kunal Kundu

Always colourful, often controversy-ridden, sometimes mercurial, at times moody, a bit of a maverick but definitely a lover boy with strains of both the soft, chocolate romantic and the rugged action hero in his personality.... Salman Khan – the original hot bod – speaks about his life and loves, his fans and feelings, in an exchange with Verve
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Farhan Akhtar, Bollywood Actor, Producer, Director, Rock On!!!, DIl Chahta Hai

Rocking Star

Text by Sitanshi Talati-Parikh. Photograph By Abheet Gidwani

Heady from the unprecedented success of Rock On!! Bollywood’s latest poster child of youth cinema, Farhan Akhtar talks to Verve about his kind of movies, juggling family life with work and how genes make a difference
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Amitabh Bachchan, Bollywood Actor

The AB Factor

Text by Subhash K Jha. Photographs by Pradeep Chandra from his book

His fame is a second skin that he wears unconsciously and yet, he never takes anything for granted...least of all success. He is a man who is in denial of his own superstardom, writes long time friend and journalist, Subhash K Jha, who chronicles the Amitabh Bachchan phenomenon through his own experiences with the star
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