Articles about Jaya Bachchan

'I despise it,' Jaya Bachchan reacts to paparazzi culture

23 Oct 2022

Bollywood News
'I despise it,' Jaya Bachchan reacts to paparazzi culture

Veteran actor-politician Jaya Bachchan is often in the news for not seeing eye-to-eye with the media, especially the paparazzi.

'3 generations': Jaya, Shweta, Navya to appear in podcast together

17 Sep 2022

Shweta Bachchan Nanda
'3 generations': Jaya, Shweta, Navya to appear in podcast together

Amitabh Bachchan's granddaughter Navya Naveli Nanda has released the trailer of her upcoming podcast What The Hell Navya, which was announced earlier this month.

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

24 Apr 2022

Karan Johar
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.

Jaya Bachchan: 5 iconic movies before she became 'Bollywood's mom'

09 Apr 2022

Amitabh Bachchan
Jaya Bachchan: 5 iconic movies before she became 'Bollywood's mom'

Veteran actor-turned-politician Jaya Bachchan is a force to reckon with whenever she appears on the screen.

Jaya Bachchan tests positive for COVID-19; under home isolation: Reports

05 Feb 2022

COVID-19
Jaya Bachchan tests positive for COVID-19; under home isolation: Reports

Actor-turned-politician Jaya Bachchan has become the latest celebrity in the country to test positive for COVID-19.

'KBC 13' starts today: Exploring host Amitabh Bachchan's real-estate portfolio

23 Aug 2021

Bollywood News
'KBC 13' starts today: Exploring host Amitabh Bachchan's real-estate portfolio

Amitabh Bachchan returns as KBC 13 host, which starts airing today.

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

20 Aug 2021

Karan Johar
'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.

Happy Birthday Jaya Bachchan: Some interesting facts about Bollywood's 'Guddi'

09 Apr 2021

Samajwadi Party
Happy Birthday Jaya Bachchan: Some interesting facts about Bollywood's 'Guddi'

Actress-turned-politician Jaya Bachchan may have been missing from the silver screen for many years now but it is impossible to forget her body of work.

Jaya Bachchan to campaign for Trinamool Congress in Bengal

05 Apr 2021

Trinamool Congress
Jaya Bachchan to campaign for Trinamool Congress in Bengal

Veteran film actor and Samajwadi Party (SP) Member of Parliament Jaya Bachchan is set to campaign for the ruling Trinamool Congress party (TMC) in West Bengal during the ongoing Assembly elections in the state.

Jaya Bachchan to make acting comeback after eight years?

16 Feb 2021

Bollywood News
Jaya Bachchan to make acting comeback after eight years?

Fans of veteran actor Jaya Bachchan have a reason to rejoice as she is set to return on the silver screen after nearly a decade.

Kangana begins training for her action films 'Tejas,' 'Dhaakad'

16 Oct 2020

Kangana Ranaut
Kangana begins training for her action films 'Tejas,' 'Dhaakad'

Actor Kangana Ranaut, who recently wrapped up shooting for Thalaivi, has returned to her hometown Manali and begun training for her upcoming action movies.

Top Bollywood filmmakers file case against Republic TV, Times Now

12 Oct 2020

Karan Johar
Top Bollywood filmmakers file case against Republic TV, Times Now

More than 30 leading Bollywood filmmakers have filed a case in the Delhi High Court against two top news channels over their coverage of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case investigation.

Mumbai film industry kills people, makes them addicts: Roopa Ganguly

21 Sep 2020

Mumbai
Mumbai film industry kills people, makes them addicts: Roopa Ganguly

Bharatiya Janata Party parliamentarian and actor Roopa Ganguly today alleged that the Mumbai film industry "kills people," and turns them into "drug addicts."

Ravi Kishan responds to Anurag Kashyap's claims of smoking weed

20 Sep 2020

Samajwadi Party
Ravi Kishan responds to Anurag Kashyap's claims of smoking weed

Amid the ongoing controversy about allegations of drug abuse in Bollywood, filmmaker Anurag Kashyap recently claimed that Member of Parliament and actor Ravi Kishan used to smoke weed.

Most A-list Bollywood actors take cocaine, claims Sushant's friend

15 Sep 2020

Karan Johar
Most A-list Bollywood actors take cocaine, claims Sushant's friend

Actor/producer Yuvraj S Singh, a friend of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput, has claimed that drug abuse is common in the film industry.

"What if Abhishek was found hanging?" Kangana asks Jaya Bachchan
"What if Abhishek was found hanging?" Kangana asks Jaya Bachchan

After parliamentarian and veteran actor Jaya Bachchan criticized all those who have been attacking Bollywood, actor Kangana Ranaut has hit back at her.

"Conspiracy to defame film industry": Jaya Bachchan slams Ravi Kishan

15 Sep 2020

Mumbai
"Conspiracy to defame film industry": Jaya Bachchan slams Ravi Kishan

Samajwadi Party MP and veteran actor Jaya Bachchan on Tuesday gave a zero hour notice in the Rajya Sabha to discuss an alleged "conspiracy to defame film industry."

Happy to go home: Abhishek Bachchan tests negative for COVID-19

08 Aug 2020

India
Happy to go home: Abhishek Bachchan tests negative for COVID-19

Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan has tested negative for the novel coronavirus and will soon be discharged from the hospital.

Made my week: Bachchan Jr. receives letter from Chelsea

01 Aug 2020

India
Made my week: Bachchan Jr. receives letter from Chelsea

Abhishek Bachchan, who is a big time Chelsea fan, was clearly over the moon this afternoon, as he received well wishes from his favorite football club.

'You don't know who fathered you,' Big B tells troll

28 Jul 2020

India
'You don't know who fathered you,' Big B tells troll

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was full of emotions on Monday night, as he sat down to pen his daily blog entry. Bachchan is currently admitted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital for coronavirus treatment.

Aishwarya, Aaradhya test negative for COVID-19, discharged from hospital

27 Jul 2020

India
Aishwarya, Aaradhya test negative for COVID-19, discharged from hospital

Bollywood actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan as well as her eight-year-old daughter, Aaradhya, have tested negative for the coronavirus. They were diagnosed with the disease on July 12.

Amitabh and Abhishek, battling COVID-19, likely to be discharged soon

23 Jul 2020

India
Amitabh and Abhishek, battling COVID-19, likely to be discharged soon

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan (77) and his son, actor Abhishek Bachchan (44), who were admitted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital after being diagnosed with coronavirus earlier this month, are likely to be discharged soon.

Bachchans are stable, do not need intense treatment: Report

13 Jul 2020

India
Bachchans are stable, do not need intense treatment: Report

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan (77) and his son, actor Abhishek Bachchan (44), who are currently admitted to the isolation ward of Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital due to their COVID-19 diagnosis, are stable and do not require intense treatment, hospital sources informed PTI on Monday.

Amitabh Bachchan, coronavirus-positive, thanks fans for 'eternal love'

13 Jul 2020

India
Amitabh Bachchan, coronavirus-positive, thanks fans for 'eternal love'

Amitabh Bachchan, who is currently admitted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital after his coronavirus diagnosis, on Sunday thanked fans and colleagues for their concern and prayers.

Now, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, daughter Aaradhya test positive for COVID-19

12 Jul 2020

Mumbai
Now, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, daughter Aaradhya test positive for COVID-19

Actor Aishwarya Rai Bachchan (46) and her daughter Aaradhya (8) have tested positive for the novel coronavirus.

Amar Singh says he regrets his overreaction against Bachchan

19 Feb 2020

Twitter
Amar Singh says he regrets his overreaction against Bachchan

Once close friends, former Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh and actor Amitabh Bachchan, infamously grew apart in the last few years.

Hyderabad encounter: What politicians said and why that doesn't help

06 Dec 2019

India
Hyderabad encounter: What politicians said and why that doesn't help

India woke up today to the news of an encounter in Telangana's Shadnagar, where the four accused in a Hyderabad veterinarian's rape and murder were gunned down.

Hyderabad vet case: Cop Sajjanar and a curious 2008 encounter

06 Dec 2019

Uttar Pradesh
Hyderabad vet case: Cop Sajjanar and a curious 2008 encounter

Days after outrage erupted over the rape and murder of a 26-year-old veterinarian on the outskirts of Hyderabad, many bayed for the blood of the accused.

DCW chief writes to Modi demanding death penalty for rapists

03 Dec 2019

Delhi Police
DCW chief writes to Modi demanding death penalty for rapists

On Tuesday, Delhi Commission for Women chief Swati Maliwal said the police stopped her from sitting on an indefinite hunger strike at Jantar Mantar.

Lynch the rapists, says Jaya Bachchan, over Telangana rape-murder case

02 Dec 2019

Telangana
Lynch the rapists, says Jaya Bachchan, over Telangana rape-murder case

Amid nationwide outcry over the gruesome gang-rape and murder of a young woman in Telangana, Samajwadi Party MP Jaya Bachchan on Monday argued that those accused of rape must be brought out in public and lynched.

Amitabh Bachchan hospitalized for routine checkup: Details here

18 Oct 2019

Bollywood News
Amitabh Bachchan hospitalized for routine checkup: Details here

Iconic actor Amitabh Bachchan has been admitted to Mumbai's Nanavati Hospital for routine check-up, PTI reported on Friday.

Navratri 2019: Five Bollywood actresses who love celebrating Durga Puja

06 Oct 2019

Satyajit Ray
Navratri 2019: Five Bollywood actresses who love celebrating Durga Puja

The 9-day Navratri festivities have almost come to an end.

Amitabh Bachchan reveals how he got married to Jaya

13 Sep 2019

London
Amitabh Bachchan reveals how he got married to Jaya

Amitabh and Jaya Bachchan are one of the most celebrated couples in B-town.

Aishwarya Rai looks amazing in her throwback baby shower pictures

11 Sep 2019

Amitabh Bachchan
Aishwarya Rai looks amazing in her throwback baby shower pictures

It has been 12 years since Abhishek Bachchan and Aishwarya Rai got married.

Sara, mother Amrita Singh twinning in ethnic ensembles

21 Aug 2019

India
Sara, mother Amrita Singh twinning in ethnic ensembles

Ace designer pair Abu Jani-Sandeep Khosla, who are celebrating their 33rd work anniversary, shared somewhat of a throwback photo of Kedarnath actress Sara Ali Khan and her mother Amrita Singh.

Daughter Navya's reaction to pregnant Shweta Bachchan's picture is epic

13 Aug 2019

Abu Jani
Daughter Navya's reaction to pregnant Shweta Bachchan's picture is epic

Designer duo Abu Jani and Sandeep Khosla, who are celebrating their 33rd work anniversary, recently shared a throwback photo of Jaya Bachchan and a pregnant Shweta Bachchan Nanda.

Times when Bollywood celebrities lost their cool at journalists

10 Jul 2019

Deepika Padukone
Times when Bollywood celebrities lost their cool at journalists

Recently Kangana Ranaut got into a fight with a journalist at a launch event, accusing him of "running a smear campaign" against her; she further slammed him for dissing at her previous release Manikarnika.

Akhilesh Yadav will contest from Azamgarh, father Mulayam's seat

24 Mar 2019

Mayawati
Akhilesh Yadav will contest from Azamgarh, father Mulayam's seat

A short while ago, Samajwadi Party released a new list of candidates. The party president, Akhilesh Yadav will fight upcoming Lok Sabha polls from Azamgarh in Uttar Pradesh.

Watch: Jaya Bachchan slams a fan for clicking her pictures

20 Mar 2019

Karan Johar
Watch: Jaya Bachchan slams a fan for clicking her pictures

Jaya Bachchan's temper is no hidden secret and neither is the fact that the veteran actress hates getting clicked.

I like to be criticized, it makes me aware: Bachchan

17 Nov 2018

Books
I like to be criticized, it makes me aware: Bachchan

Megastar Amitabh Bachchan says he's fine taking criticism as it assures that the work has been consumed by the audience as opposed to people not watching a film at all.