From Tun Tun, Guddi Maruti to Juhi Chawla, Bharti Singh: India’s Funniest Women Through the Ages


A look at the iconic women in cinema and TV that supplied us our daily dose of laughter

Kaneez Surka: ‘Everyone Defines Me as a ‘Female Comedian’; No One Really Sees Me as an Improv Artist’

Kaneez Surka

The Internet’s favorite funny person on why we need to stop labeling women artists

Mallika Dua: ‘I Take Solace in Comedy Because I Feel Awkward Being Myself’

Mallika Dua

India’s favorite comic on conquering the Internet and why her fear of open mics is keeping her from stand-up

‘Patti Cake$’ Star Siddharth Dhananjay Has Visa Problems, Too

Siddharth Dhananjay is paving the way through largely uncharted terrain as a first-generation immigrant actor. Photo: Michael Becker

The Indian-born actor is on the brink of breakout success but things aren’t easy when you’re an immigrant

Reema Lagoo Passes Away: Remembering One Of Indian TV’s Funniest Women

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While she is mostly recognized as the mother figure of Nineties’ Bollywood, Lagoo flaunted her funny bone on television

India’s Funniest Women: They’re Busting Sexist Labels, Talking Politics and Giving Us Serious ROFLs

[L-R] Radhika Vaz, Mithila Palkar, Kaneez Surka and Mallika Dua photographed by Juhi Sharma for Rolling Stone India. Styled exclusively in Pepe Jeans India.

Mallika Dua, Bharti Singh, Kaneez Surka, Radhika Vaz and Mithila Palkar, among others, are changing the face of funny in a nation where humor has been a male bastion

Watch First Trailer for Lifetime’s Michael Jackson Biopic ‘Searching for Neverland’

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Self-proclaimed “world’s greatest” King of Pop impersonator Navi stars in TV movie about singer’s final years

Suman Sridhar and Natasha Mendonca to Present a Double Bill at the Tate Modern Museum

Sridhar and Mendonca

The musician and award-winning filmmaker will come together to showcase their works in London this July

HBO Preps ‘Game of Thrones’ Spin-Off Series With George R.R. Martin

Emilia Clarke as Daenerys Targaryen in 'Game of Thrones' Photo: Keith Bernstein

Potential series explore different time periods in the fictional Westeros universe

Lilly Singh aka Superwoman: The Making of a Social Media Star

Lilly Singh gets real about the lack of women in comedy and why there are absolutely no short-cuts to viral fame. Photo: Juhi Sharma for Rolling Stone India

The Internet’s favorite sensation gets real about the lack of women in comedy and why there are absolutely no shortcuts to viral fame

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