Javed Akhtar is an Indian poet, lyricist, film scriptwriter from Bellwood. He is best known for teaming up with . Javed Akhtar came to recognition as a scriptwriter duo of Salim-Javed. Salim-Javed was instrumental in making of Amitabh Bachchan Amitabh Bachchan was conceived on October 11, 1942 >> Read More... the superstar and 'angry young' image in Indian cinema, While Salim had ideated stories, Javed used to write the dialogues. Javed Saab used to write in Urdu, which was written in Hindi by some assistant writers. In his initial days, Javed was an assistant to Urdu writer and film lyricist Kaifi Azmi Kaifi Azmi is born as Sayyid Akhtar Hussein Rizvi. >> Read More... . Later, he married Kaifi Azmi’s daughter, Shabana Azmi Shabana Azmi is a film actress of Indian origin an >> Read More... , after divorcing his first wife, Honey Irani Honey Irani is an actress and screen writer. She w >> Read More... . Javed had married Honey Iran while he met her during the making of Seeta Aur Geeta.

Javed has two children, Zoya Akhtar Zoya Akhtar has now become a household name promin >> Read More... , and Farhan Akhtar One of the most recognized young director of India >> Read More... . When Salim-Javed approached Mr. Bachchan for Mr. India, Bachchan did not approve the project, and there was split in the partnership of Bachchan-Salim-Javed. After Mr. India, Salim-Javed never worked together again. Javed wrote a story for Ramesh Sippy’s Sagar. That is how the country’s famous scriptwriter ballgame in Bollywood almost came to an end. Later on, Javed took to writing songs and even dialogues. Javed Akhtar was introduced as film lyricist in ’s Silsila; he had written all the best duet songs of Lata- Kishore Kumar Kishore Kumar is an Indian playback singer, who ha >> Read More... , which had ample scope for his talent as a lyrics writer. However, when Sholay-3D was released in 2013, the duo came together settling down their past differences. The scriptwriter duo Salim-Javed had given Indian cinema many successful projects such as ‘Sholay’, ‘ Zanjeer Click to look into! >> Read More... ’, ‘ Deewar Deewar is a Hindi serial broadcasted on DD Nationa >> Read More... ’ and they had parted when) for ego issues. In those days, script-writers were not given due credit on film posters but Salim-Javed initiated this trend in Indian cinema and started to print their names on every poster of the movie they have worked in. It was Yash Chopra who approached Javed to honor his film Silsila with his lyrics, after Silsila there was no looking back for Javed Akhtar as a songwriter. He has won five national awards as a lyricist-writer.

The Government of India has honored this writer for his contribution to Indian cinema with Padma Shri and Padma Bhushan. Javed is known for his political satire film ‘Main Azad Hoon’ which remains still one of his best as a movie writer. A Couple of his best songs can be included from films like Silsila, ‘1942-A Love Story’, ‘Veer Zaara’, 'Lagaan’, ‘ Jodhaa Akbar Click to look into! >> Read More... ’ and so on. This famous personality of Indian cinema was born to Jan Nisar Akhtar and Safia Akhtar on January 17, 1945.

Ananya Banerjee Hindi Actress

Ananya Banerjee

Ananya Banerjee, the author of the famous cooking recipe book ‘Planet Gastronomy’ published by Meri-Shaheli publishers, is a celebrity chef, food stylist, cooking consultant, and an expert food advisor. Ananya’s love for life is not restrained to food only; she is also a born and widely acclaimed painter and a traveller a heart. By educational qualification, Ananya Banerjee is a lawyer. She is indeed a multi-faceted personality. Ananya’s cooking recipe book ‘Planet Gastronomy’ is the combined result of her love for traveling and her passion for food. It is a compilation of hundred different recipes that Ananya picked up from among the most popular culinary traditions that she observed during her traveling journey around 60 different countries throughout the world. Currently, Ananya lives in Mumbai and continues to explore and share her love for food through her own website www.ananyabanerjee.com (All about food). As a part of her career as a food curator, Ananya has written recipes for famous magazines like Savvy Cook Book, New Woman, and Woman’s era. Ananya has also displayed her skills as a talented cook while working for the online magazine Geobits. She has appeared on Indian television amidst its culinary scene during her participation in the well-known fusion cooking show named ‘Foodie.’ Ananya has been a patron of global cuisine for long, and while chasing her endless love and passion for both food and travel, she has conducted cooking classes for Italians, Germans, Mexicans, Koreans and the Spanish in different parts of the world. It is her belief that joy shared is joy doubled. And so she does not believe in keeping her love for cooking and food to herself. Meanwhile enhancing her own knowledge about the global food scene by attending famous cooking classes at prime locations like France, Germany, and Switzerland, Ananya has also conducted regular cooking workshops at American and Japanese Women’s clubs in Holland and Austria. As a part of her everyday routine, Ananya loves posting food updates on her social profiles, mainly Twitter and she also regularly organizes pop-up meals at different places in the country and the world inviting people from various fields to share with her the joy of eating. In a recent pop-up lunch that Ananya organized at her own home in Mumbai, she presented her guests with ten different recipes from her own cooking recipe book Planet Gastronomy. The specialty of the ten dishes was that they belonged from ten different countries of the world.


Sanjay Gupta

Sanjay Gupta is an Indian filmmaker who has even produced and written various movies like Jung and Zinda which have been successful at the box office. He was born on 23rd October 1969. Just like people with the same name jell up together, Sanjay Gupta is very close to Sanjay Dutt. They are very dear friends and so Sanjay Gupta has cast Sanjay Dutt as an actor in thirteen movies. This shows their friendship and the bond they share. The hit film directed by Sanjay Gupta, Jung released in 2000, also starred Sanjay Dutt along with the beauty queen Shilpa Shetty as lead roles. He has been directing films since 1992 and still amazes people with his work, and with each film he directs, he throws a challenge at himself to do better and to be the best amongst others. He works for prosperity and respect. Though his journey in Bollywood has been inconsistent, he has made his name in the industry. He is now at that stage at which even if his movie does not work, that failure won’t be able to decide his future. People now know who Sanjay Gupta is and he is not worried that his career will face a downfall as he has made a name in the industry. The much-liked film Shootout at Wadala, directed by Sanjay Gupta in 2013 was based on lives of criminals. It had star faces like John Abraham and Kangna Ranaut. Anil Kapoor was like a cherry on the cake for the audience. Rumours were such that John will be cast in another film ‘Mumbai Saga’ but Sanjay Gupta did not confirm the news. The banging return of Sanjay Gupta as the director of Shootout at Wadala proved his niche in filmmaking yet again. His film Jazba, based on a Korean film, describes how a mother and her daughter faced the cruel and wicked world. People fell in love with the story and the critics praised it too. He considers himself as a person who just belongs to film sets. He cannot imagine himself sitting in an office and working from 9 am to 5 pm every day on the same desk. His passion is directing films and he wishes just to do that. Sanjay Gupta is the father of two kids, Shivansh and Dalai. He says that he works and earns for his kids and that they are his driving force. He feels that he has given his children a luxurious life and he works just to maintain that so that he can always fulfill the demands of his children as they grow up. It is his love for his family that is giving him strength and positivity even in his professional life. Sanjay Gupta’s films have always been such that the hall rings up with whistles and the audience comes out smiling.

Sanjay Gupta Hindi Actor