Catch the 6th Edition of ‘The Bollywood Roundtables 2017’ With Rajeev Masand
The year 2017 witnessed an upheaval in Bollywood, with some dampening lows and breathtaking successes hitting charts at the box office. Reflecting on some of the interesting and most impactful developments over the year, CNN-News18 is coming back with its annual talk show The Bollywood Roundtables.
Hosted by Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, the show will feature exclusive chats with country’s most celebrated and leading actors, actresses and directors, who have received both critical and box office appreciation. The special series in its sixth edition will feature the most prominent Bollywood personalities of 2017 as they discuss, debate and decipher the art of movie making.
Show-wise details are as follows:-
- The Directors Roundtable will feature SS Rajamouli (Baahubali), Konkona Sen Sharma (A Death in the Gunj), R.S. Prasanna (Shubh Mangal Saavdhan), Alankrita Shrivastav (Lipstick Under My Burkha) and Ashwiny Iyer Tiwari (Bareilly Ki Barfi) discussing the challenges of working with a large cast of actors, dwindling box-office revenues and the row over Padmavati.
- The Actresses Roundtable will see Vidya Balan (Tumhari Sulu), Bhumi Pednekar (Shubh Mangal Saavdhan), Swara Bhaskar (Anarkali of Aarah), Zaira Wasim (Secret Superstar) and Ratna Pathak (Lipstick under my Burkha) open up on getting their comic timing right, being surrounded by ‘Yes Man’ in Bollywood, and being propositioned in their careers.
- The Actors Roundtable will see Akshay Kumar (Toilet Ek Prem Katha), Irrfan Khan (Hindi Medium), Rajkummar Rao (Newton), Varun Dhawan (Judwaa 2) and Ayushmann Khurrana (Shubh Mangal Saavdhan) discussing their favourite dialogues, creating great performances and sharing Plan B in life.
Don’t forget to tune in to The Bollywood Roundtables @ 10 PM on 16th December & 17th December – The Directors Special, 23rd December & 24th December – The Actress’ Special and, 25th December – The Actors’ Special.