Articles about Dharmendra

Dharmendra is an Indian actor, producer, and politician who is popularly known for his work in the Bollywood film industry. He is often referred to as the ‘He-Man’ of Indian cinema. Dharmendra has appeared in more than 100 successful Hindi films as a lead actor. He has received numerous accolades in his acting career including a Filmfare Lifetime Achievement Award in 1997 and a Padma Bhushan in 2012. Dharmendra was born on December 8, 1935, in Punjab and made his acting debut with the 1960 film ‘Dil Bhi Tera Hum Bhi Tere.’ He appeared as the romantic lead in several films between 1960-1967. He has acted in films like ‘Bandini,’ ‘Dulhan Ek Raat Ki,’ ‘Soorat Aur Seerat,’ ‘Pooja Ke Phool,’ and ‘Anpadh,’ among several others. Dharmendra had also appeared in suspense thrillers like ‘Keemat,’ ‘Blackmail,’ and ‘Shikar.’ He had the most successful pairing with his wife Hema Malini. His most notable performances include ‘Sholay’ and ‘Satyakam.’ After a four-year hiatus from acting since 2003, Dharmendra came back in 2007 with ‘Life in a… Metro’ and ‘Apne.’ In 2011, Dharmendra had also appeared as a judge on the Colors TV reality show ‘India’s Got Talent.’

'Learned my lesson': Dharmendra shares health update after hospitalization

02 May 2022

Entertainment
'Learned my lesson': Dharmendra shares health update after hospitalization

Bollywood legend Dharmendra, who was admitted to a hospital in Mumbai recently, shared a video online where he talked about the lessons he learned from that episode.

Ranveer-Alia's 'Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani' release date confirmed!

24 Apr 2022

Entertainment
Ranveer-Alia's 'Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani' release date confirmed!

Karan Johar has confirmed his much-anticipated directorial Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani is on the right track even after going under production.

'Gadar 2': Sunny Deol, Ameesha Patel-led film starts rolling today

26 Nov 2021

Entertainment
'Gadar 2': Sunny Deol, Ameesha Patel-led film starts rolling today

The shooting of Gadar 2 finally starts!

'Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani': Alia Bhatt, Ranveer Singh's first looks revealed

20 Aug 2021

Entertainment
'Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani': Alia Bhatt, Ranveer Singh's first looks revealed

Bollywood filmmaker Karan Johar is back to the director's chair with his upcoming romantic comedy-drama, Rocky Aur Rani Ki Prem Kahani.

'Gadar 2': Sunny Deol back to Pakistan for his son?

21 Jul 2021

Entertainment
'Gadar 2': Sunny Deol back to Pakistan for his son?

Remember Tara Singh from Gadar? His true love for his wife Sakeena took him to Pakistan.

International Joke Day: Some pure comedies that took funny seriously

01 Jul 2021

Entertainment
International Joke Day: Some pure comedies that took funny seriously

Laughter can ease us of heartbreak, desolation, and rejection.

Dharmendra's staff members contract coronavirus, actor tests negative

26 Mar 2021

Entertainment
Dharmendra's staff members contract coronavirus, actor tests negative

Veteran actor Dharmendra had a COVID-19 scare after three staff members of the Deol household tested positive for the highly-contagious disease.

Bollywood stars raise awareness about the rising COVID-19 numbers

21 Mar 2021

Entertainment
Bollywood stars raise awareness about the rising COVID-19 numbers

Many Bollywood stars like Alia Bhatt, Vicky Kaushal, and Dharmendra, among others, are urging the public to follow COVID-19 protocols amidst the alarming surge in COVID-19 numbers in the country.

Farmers don't know what they want, says BJP's Hema Malini

13 Jan 2021

Politics
Farmers don't know what they want, says BJP's Hema Malini

Veteran actor and politician Hema Malini has said that the farmers who are protesting against the new agricultural laws do not know what they want.

Sunny Deol clarifies he had received Y-category security in July

18 Dec 2020

Entertainment
Sunny Deol clarifies he had received Y-category security in July

After recent reports claimed that Bollywood actor and politician Sunny Deol received Y-category security for supporting the new farm laws, he has rubbished the news.

Bobby Deol speaks about his career and the insider-outsider debate

02 Oct 2020

Entertainment
Bobby Deol speaks about his career and the insider-outsider debate

Filled with many ups and downs, the filmic journey of Bobby Deol, has been one-of-its-kind.

Gurugram: Man thrashed for asking group to wear masks

25 Sep 2020

India
Gurugram: Man thrashed for asking group to wear masks

A suggestion for wearing masks proved disastrous for a resident of Gurugram, as he was thrashed by the group of men he gave the advice to.

8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

29 Apr 2020

Entertainment
8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

Irrfan Khan did not merely act in movies. He got under the skin of his characters, he breathed and lived them.

Donald Trump mentions 'DDLJ' and 'Sholay' in speech

24 Feb 2020

Entertainment
Donald Trump mentions 'DDLJ' and 'Sholay' in speech

On his maiden trip to India as the President of United States, Donald Trump brought up topics such as Bollywood and cricket, clearly to forge a connection with the Indian milieu.

TRP report: Amitabh Bachchan's 'KBC 11' proves its mettle

19 Sep 2019

Entertainment
TRP report: Amitabh Bachchan's 'KBC 11' proves its mettle

After witnessing a significant dip in TRPs last week, the latest report released by the Broadcast Audience Research Council India (BARC) came with a sigh of relief.

Esha Deol announces birth of second baby, Miraya: Details here

11 Jun 2019

Entertainment
Esha Deol announces birth of second baby, Miraya: Details here

Esha Deol has been blessed with a baby girl.

Sunny Deol's decision to join BJP floods Twitter with memes

24 Apr 2019

India
Sunny Deol's decision to join BJP floods Twitter with memes

On Tuesday afternoon, Bollywood actor Sunny Deol, joined the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in the presence of Defense Minister Nirmala Sitharaman and Minister of Railways and Coal, Piyush Goyal.

Man kills wife by crushing her face with stones, arrested

09 Apr 2019

Delhi
Man kills wife by crushing her face with stones, arrested

A man was held for allegedly killing his wife by crushing her face with stones multiple times over suspicion of her fidelity in Nathupur area, police said yesterday.

Unfair to compare my work with my father's: Bobby Deol

26 Aug 2018

Entertainment
Unfair to compare my work with my father's: Bobby Deol

Making a space for himself being veteran actor Dharmendra's son would not have been easy but Bobby Deol says that he never felt he was under the shadows of his father.

Deols are not stars, they are actors, says Dharmendra

11 Aug 2018

Entertainment
Deols are not stars, they are actors, says Dharmendra

Bollywood actor Dharmendra said he doesn't see himself as a superstar but as an actor.

Actor Dharmendra to be awarded Raj Kapoor Lifetime Achievement award

15 Apr 2018

Entertainment
Actor Dharmendra to be awarded Raj Kapoor Lifetime Achievement award

Veteran actor Dharmendra and filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani will be conferred with the prestigious Raj Kapoor Lifetime Achievement and Raj Kapoor Special Contribution awards, respectively, Maharashtra Culture Minister Vinod Tawde announced in Mumbai today.