Archives for August 2014
By Subhash K Jha
MUMBAI: Devika Bhise, who has bagged the coveted role of mathematical genius Srinivasa Ramanujan’s wife Gayatri in the film The Man Who Knew Infinity, has been born and brought up in Manhattan.
But the Indian side of this actress whom we saw play a small but interesting part in Griffin Dunne’s The Accidental Husband,
MUMBAI: Om Puri, wh played a memorable cameo in Richard Aattenborough’s Gandhi salutes the director with these words:
“Richard Aattemborough’s Gandhi changed the lives of all those who were associated with the film. Most of all, it changed Ben Kingsley’s life. Thereafter each time Gandhi’s picture flashed across our mind we saw Ben’s face along with Gandhiji.I had barely 1 and a half minutes screen-time in Gandhi.