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Lage Raho Munna Bhai

Rang De Basanti
August 16, 2014

Modern Anthems

Text by Shashi Baliga

Verve looks at the Hindi movies which celebrate being Indian with their new take on nationalism
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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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Arshad Warsi, Bollywood Actor
December 16, 2006

Suddenly, Famous

Text by Shraddha Jahagirdar-Saxena. Photographs by Joy Datta

With his perfect comic timing, he made ‘Circuit’ so real in the reels in Lage Raho Munna Bhai and raked in rave reviews and audience accolades. Exactly after 10 years in Tinseltown, Arshad Warsi is creating a noticeable buzz even as he appears on the small screen in the reality show, Bigg Boss. The self-made actor showcases his serious side to Verve
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