Actor Esha Deol Takhtani, who has proved her mettle of being the chip off the old block ventured into production this year with short film Ek Dua where she was the lead actor as well.
This besides her latest web show on Hotstar titled Rudra: The Edge of Darkness, alongside Ajay Devgn. While the web show is slated to release in early 2022, Esha Deol has bagged the Iconic Perfect Achievers’ Award as Actor-Producer for her award-winning performance in Ek Dua.
Says Dr Khooshi Gurubhai, Editor, Perfect Woman Magazine, the driving force behind the awards, “Esha chose a film that brought to light the evils of gender discrimination and skewed gender dynamics that affect Indian families.”
Dr Khooshi added, “We are proud of her as an actor, and more proud that she chose such a subject. She truly deserves this award.”
More power to Esha!
BOLLYWOOD RETRO GEMS:
Here is a list of selected Bollywood films of the past that have left a mark in the pages of Bollywood History. Some of them have been runaway hits, while others have left a mark being trendsetters.
JEWEL THIEF (1967)
The movie is about the story of a Prodigious Jewel Thief who perpetrates daring heists on famous jewellers all over the country, not only that but to deflect attention from himself he also circumstantially creates a false identity of the thief as the doppelganger of police commissioner’s son Vinay ably played by Dev Anand who himself is an ace jewellery connoisseur and works for many a jewellers that fits perfectly with the Thief’s scheme of things.
The Jewel Thief goes by the name of Amar and a lot of confusion is created between Vinay and Amar and due to the confusion at one point even Vinay is shown running from the law.