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Kapil Deb 150x150 Be aggressive as captain, ruthless as batsman, Kapil Dev tells DhoniIndia’s only World Cup winning captain Kapil Dev has some advice for Mahendra Singh Dhoni: Be aggressive as a captain and get back that ruthless batting of your early days as an international cricketer. Kapil’s team, which won the 1983 World Cup to bring about a sea change in Indian cricket, wants Dhoni to be [...] Continue reading Be aggressive as captain, ruthless as batsman, Kapil Dev tells Dhoni

Dev Anand’s ‘Hum Dono’ coming in 3D?

dev anand 150x150 Dev Anand’s ‘Hum Dono’ coming in 3D?Plans are already afoot to bring out Dev Anand’s classic hit “Hum Dono” (1961) in colour. Now, the evergreen star just might literally pop out of the screen and stroll in the theatre, a cigarette dangling from the corner of his lips, when it is converted into 3D. “The 3D process is currently being considered [...] Continue reading Dev Anand’s ‘Hum Dono’ coming in 3D?

‘Slumdog Millionaire’ star Freida Pinto had to celebrate her 26th birthday in London without beau Dev Patel by her side. She attended the premiere of her new film Miral at the BFI London Film Festival, but Patel, who co-starred with her in Danny Boyle”s Oscar-winning film, was away filming in India. “I”m here until tomorrow, [...] Continue reading Freida Pinto forced to celebrate 26th b’day sans beau Dev Patel

On the face of it, Dev Patel’s story is every bit as wonderfully far-fetched as the plot of Slumdog Millionaire. At 17, Patel is plucked from the… Continue reading Slumdog's Dev Patel on why being an Asian actor is never going to be easy

I am a scaredy-cat, says Dev Patel

Dev Patel has admitted that he is a ‘scaredy-cat’ and is afraid of spiders. “I”m not superstitious but I am a scaredy-cat in general,” Contactmusic quoted him as saying. “The last time I was frightened was when I saw a massive spider in the bathroom. I had to run out in my towel and scream [...] Continue reading I am a scaredy-cat, says Dev Patel