Ad from 1979: Look, that’s Rekha with a Lakme face

Apart from a few Lakme ads an the Lux ads, that is almost mandatory for any Bollywood actress of note to feature in, I haven’t seen the enigmatic Rekha in many other advertisements. Though I am quite sure, that given her popularity she would’ve appeared in a atleast a few more. At her peak in [Read more]

Nutramul dada: Jugal Hansraj’s second-best role ever

Jugal Hansraj Nutramul dada

Second-best, as his best was in Masoom (1983). Maybe growing up and stopping the Nutramul intake had an adverse effect on Jugal Hansraj. His acting career went nowhere and his directorial dreams also seem to be headed the same way. This advertisement from the late 1970s has a young Jugal as Raju, a boy who [Read more]