Articles about Dalip Tahil

Born on October 30, 1952, Indian actor Dalip Tahil is best known for his performances in a negative role. A graduate of Aligarh Muslim University, Tahil began his acting career with the 1974 feature film ‘Ankur’. His breakthrough came after he appeared in a negative role in the movie ‘Shaan’ (1980). Though his role was small, his performance was widely acclaimed. Some of his acclaimed movies include ‘Gandhi’ (1982), ‘Aaj Ki Awaaz’ (1984), ‘Aakhree Raasta’ (1986), ‘Jalwa’ (1987), ‘Qayamat Se Qayamat Tak’ (1988), ‘Ram Lakhan’ (1989), ‘Tridev’ (1989), ‘Saudagar’ (1991), ‘Vishwatma’ (1992), ‘Baazigar’ (1993), ‘Raja’ (1995), ‘Gupt: The Hidden Truth’ (1997), ‘Ishq’ (1997), ‘Judwaa’ (1997), ‘Kaho Naa Pyaar Hai’ (2000), and ‘Soldier’ (1998), amongst others. As of 2021, he has appeared in over 40 Bollywood movies. He began his TV career with ‘Buniyaad’ (1986), and has appeared in four TV shows, and five web series as of 2021. He is internationally known for his theater performance in the musical ‘Bombay Dreams’ which is a production by AR Rahman.

Senior actor Dalip Tahil's son arrested for purchasing drugs

06 May 2021

Entertainment
Senior actor Dalip Tahil's son arrested for purchasing drugs

Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai actor Dalip Tahil's son, Dhruv (30), has been arrested by the Anti-Narcotics Cell (ANC) of the Mumbai Police Crime Branch for allegedly purchasing and consuming drugs, multiple reports suggested.

I like women's bodies, not their brains: Ram Gopal Varma

06 Jan 2021

Entertainment
I like women's bodies, not their brains: Ram Gopal Varma

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma, who has often landed in controversies for his comments, has done it once again.

RGV's '12'o'clock' to be the first theatrical release of 2021

24 Dec 2020

Entertainment
RGV's '12'o'clock' to be the first theatrical release of 2021

Director Ram Gopal Varma is all set to release his new movie 12'o'clock in theaters on January 8, 2021.

#MadeInHeaven unravels the ugly truth underneath big-fat Indian weddings

10 Mar 2019

Entertainment
#MadeInHeaven unravels the ugly truth underneath big-fat Indian weddings

Every middle-class Indian, like this writer, wonders what all really goes into the making of those extravagant, too-good-to-be-true big fat Indian weddings.

#MeTooEffect: Dalip Tahil records actress' statement before shooting rape scene

20 Oct 2018

Entertainment
#MeTooEffect: Dalip Tahil records actress' statement before shooting rape scene

Bollywood's #MeToo movement is creating the right noise across the nation. It has not just exposed the perpetrators of the industry, but has also created a sense of fear amongst men.

Veteran actor Dalip Tahil rams car into auto-rickshaw; booked

26 Sep 2018

Entertainment
Veteran actor Dalip Tahil rams car into auto-rickshaw; booked

Veteran actor Dalip Tahil was arrested after a car being driven by him allegedly rammed into an auto-rickshaw in suburban Khar of Mumbai, police said today.

Sudhir Mishra to direct Indian version of 'Hostages' as webseries

24 May 2018

Entertainment
Sudhir Mishra to direct Indian version of 'Hostages' as webseries

The Indian adaptation of popular Israeli crime thriller "Hostages", to be telecast as a webseries, will be directed by Sudhir Mishra.