Is Kantara an overhyped movie?

Kantara is a recently released Kannada movie written and directed by Rishav Shetty who has also acted in the lead role.

Shahnaz Sumi: Never thought of becoming an actress

Currently, show business is recognising Shahnaz Sumi. In her first film, Shahnaz captivated everyone's interest.

'Deshantor': A translation of Nirmalendu Goon's novel into the silver screen

Based on the partition of Bengal in 1947, the film "Deshantor" is an adaptation of the noted poet Nirmalendu Goon's novel of the same name.

The real Nusraat Faria

After conquering the box office with yet another hit, "Operation Sundarban", Nusraat Faria stands in front of the camera at The Daily Star to get candid about her life, work and future plans!

Nisshash: Did the experiment work out?

Director Rayhan Rafi tried his hands on a new genre with the series Nisshash featuring Tasnia Farin, Imtiaz Barshon, Sayed Zaman Shawon, Safa Kabir, Rashed Mamun Apu, Neel Hurerzahan, and others.

Behind the scenes of a star-studded evening

Blender's Choice-The Daily Star OTT and Digital Content Awards was chalk-full of stars, influencers and celebrities.

December 2, 2022
December 2, 2022

Is Kantara an overhyped movie?

Kantara is a recently released Kannada movie written and directed by Rishav Shetty who has also acted in the lead role.

November 23, 2022
November 23, 2022

Shahnaz Sumi: Never thought of becoming an actress

Currently, show business is recognising Shahnaz Sumi. In her first film, Shahnaz captivated everyone's interest.

November 18, 2022
November 18, 2022

'Deshantor': A translation of Nirmalendu Goon's novel into the silver screen

Based on the partition of Bengal in 1947, the film "Deshantor" is an adaptation of the noted poet Nirmalendu Goon's novel of the same name.

November 13, 2022
November 13, 2022

On living in the suburbs of Dhaka: Kanak Aditya

Kanak Aditya, Director and Chief Creative Officer at Deshal is a true artiste in all senses. Renowned musician, seasoned painter with a professional degree from the Faculty of Fine Arts, DU, involved with Prachyanat since his university days – he knows the ins and outs of the creative world. Star Lifestyle went to visit this creative, in his relaxing den, in the outskirts of Dhaka and discovered the actual secret behind his brilliance.

November 11, 2022
November 11, 2022

Kura Pokkhir Shunne Ora: Mirror of Haor

The plot of this film revolves around a family from the Haor region. Their only goal and dream in life is to eat to their heart's content. Their entire existence revolves around rice cultivation. They turn around, and dream of a new life even after everything was away by the floodwaters.

November 6, 2022
November 6, 2022

"For me, acting means love"

Sumona is one of the favorite character of the popular TV show "Sisimpur" for children and teenagers. Through this character, the audience discovered Runa Khan. She impressed the fans with her acting. She has received the National Film Award.

November 4, 2022
November 4, 2022

The Legend of Maula Jatt: A Milestone of Pakistani Cinema

Directed by Bilal Lashari, "The Legend of Maula Jatt" stars Fawaz Khan, Mahira Khan, Hamza Ali Abbasi, and many others. Bilal Lashari has also written the screenplay and is the cinematographer of the movie. The story is based on the setting of Punjab. The movie is about a son's struggle to avenge his father's death.

October 19, 2022
October 19, 2022

Masha Islam: Music is the universal language

Masha Islam is one of the popular singers of this generation, who found fame via YouTube. Although she started practicing music from a young age, she gained popularity in social media recently. Apart from Bangla, she has been known to sing in different languages, attracting attention of music enthusiasts all over the world.

October 18, 2022
October 18, 2022

15 Questions with Rakin Absar

Rakin Absar, comedian and content creator shares his thoughts and experiences of his journey in this segment of Star Lifestyle on 15 questions.

October 17, 2022
October 17, 2022

Actor Munni stands up to social stigma against Hijra community

Neglect and discrimination, these two words had become synonymous with the Hijra community in Bangladesh.