Shaktimaan: News

25 Jun 2022


'Shaktimaan' to 'Malgudi Days': OTT platforms streaming beloved old shows

If you can hum the title track of the iconic show Malgudi Days then you grew up in the times when "Skip Intro" was not an option.

14 Feb 2022

Ranveer Singh

'Shaktimaan' trilogy: 5 actors who can be considered to lead

Sony Pictures India recently announced the launch of a Shaktimaan trilogy.

15 Sep 2021


Doordarshan turns 62 today: Celebrating some of its top shows

When Netflix and other streamers didn't exist, Doordarshan was the binge-watching channel for people born in the late '80s and '90s.

12 May 2021

Mukesh Khanna

Mukesh Khanna is perfectly alright, 'Shaktimaan' himself quashes death rumors

Veteran actor Mukesh Khanna took to his social media handles to quash rumors of his death circulating online.

31 Oct 2020

Kapil Sharma

'Shaktimaan' Mukesh Khanna speaks against women and #MeToo; slammed

Here are a few quick facts about Shaktimaan: 1) Gangadhar hi Shaktimaan Hai. 2) The superhero was originally played by Mukesh Khanna. 3) Khanna is a misogynist.

01 May 2020


With 7.7cr viewers in one day, 'Ramayan' creates world record

Even 33 years after its original release, Ramanand Sagar's Ramayan is not only relevant, in fact, it is smashing viewership records around the world.

23 Apr 2020


Not so cool! Fans catch Bhishma using cooler in 'Mahabharat'

While kind-hearted viewers in the good ol' 80s may have been quite forgiving, today's hawk-eyed Twitter-loving generation is plain brutal.

20 Apr 2020


TV-shoots to resume from May 4? Producers could approach government

Indian television viewers don't have anything new to watch since shoots have been stalled due to coronavirus.

13 Apr 2020


'Ramayan': Reel-life Ram and Sita share iconic throwback picture

An iconic picture of the Ramayan cast is doing the rounds on social media.

10 Apr 2020


'Hum Paanch' is returning, but Ashok Saraf had no clue

After the return of classic shows like Ramayan and Shaktimaan, another much-loved family show from the good ol' 90s Hum Paanch is coming back on the small screen.

08 Apr 2020

Akshay Kumar

Mukesh Khanna slams Ekta Kapoor for "murdering" Mahabharata

Mukesh Khanna, best known for playing Bhishma in BR Chopra's Mahabharat and superhero Shaktimaan in the 1980s and 90s, slammed movie producer Ekta Kapoor for her 2008 television rendition of the Hindu epic.

31 Mar 2020

Shah Rukh Khan

#LockdownWatchlist: 'Shaktimaan' and other 90s shows returning on TV

As we all stay home and try to cope with the unprecedented 21-day lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic, national broadcaster Doordarshan is driving us down the memory lane.

26 Oct 2019

Bhishma Pitamah

Do you know these Shaktimaan facts?

Such was the impact of Shaktimaan on us 90s kids that we still remember every word of its catchy opening music.

06 May 2019

Bhishma Pitamah

#SuperheroHistory: 'Shaktimaan' fan; do you know these facts?

Such was the impact of Shaktimaan on us 90s kids that we still remember every word of its catchy opening music.

26 Nov 2018


'Shaktimaan' lands on Amazon Prime with two seasons. Nostalgia much?

"Hota hai jab aadmi ko apna gyaan, keh laaya voh..." If you don't know the name that comes after this, did you even watch TV as a kid?

30 Jul 2018


#HopOnNostalgia: 5 television-shows of 90s we are still fan of

Indian television shows were great in the 90s, and most of us grew up on some pretty fascinating content.