There are nearly 250 pages in this book. The total number of actresses featured in it is 179.
It is a must-read for all Bollywood fans. General readers would also find it an excellent book for entertaining themselves.
The total number of actors covered in the book is 172. The author, Renu Saran, has worked very hard to collect vital data about actors. She deserves all encomium for doing a fine job.
There is Bollywood in every Indian heart. This book would take you to the deepest realm of Bollywood. It would enthrall you to the core. All actors would stand before you and beckon you. Finally, after reading its last page, you would salute the tinsel world—the world of cinema!
This is the first book about Bollywood that contains , the links to interesting videos and movies and biographies , first of the kind .
More than that the Book also contains high resolution photos , and the information about Bollywood is up-to the date , and is cross checked before publishing .
The contents are easy to Navigate , with different section for each Biography .
In Bollywood, anthropologist and film scholar Tejaswini Ganti provides a guide to the cultural, social and political significance of Hindi cinema, outlining the history and structure of the Bombay film industry, and the development of popular Hindi filmmaking since the 1930s. Providing information and commentary on the key players in Bollywood, including directors and stars, as well as material from current filmmakers themselves, the areas covered in Bollywood include:
narrative style, main themes, and key genres of Hindi cinema
significant films, directors and stars
production and distribution of Bollywood films
interviews with actors, directors and screenwriters.