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In the podcast Dastan – e – Bollywood we will take you through the life story of legendary Bollywood stars like Meena Kumari , Raj Kapoor , Noorjehan and others with Indias first and only Female Dastangoi Artist Fouzia Dastango. She is a performer par excellence who has graced many cultural events with her presence and such was her love for this art and Urdu language that she quit her job as a lecturer in SCERT to pursue her passion . Headlining acts for AR Rahman is only the beginning of her astounding achievements.


It is scripted by Danish Iqbal ,a National award winner including the National Award and the prestigious ‘Mohan Rakesh Samman’.  A Delhi based playwright who combines in himself various roles of a performer, teacher, and most importantly a storyteller !Danish has worked with some of the best theatre personalities of India that include Utpal Dutt and M S Sathyu.

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She was a Mega Star. The demand for her movies was increasing, but her father - Ataullah Khan was not letting her talk to Dilip. Even during the filming of Mughal-e-Azam. A film which was undoubtedly the most expensive film in those times was at stake. Madhubala hid a tsunami of emotions and tears behind her million-dollar smile. The trauma she went through took a toll on her heart. Meena Kumari had an inoperable heart condition and a secret desire hidden in the same heart. Find out more about Madhubala and her heart only on Datan-e-Bollywood. Listen to the show on Red FM Podcast. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.

Previous episodes

  • 16 - Secrets of madhubala's heart 
    Tue, 06 Jul 2021
  • 15 - Madhubala and Dilip Kumar’s Incomplete Story 
    Tue, 22 Jun 2021
  • 14 - The Early Years 
    Wed, 31 Mar 2021
  • 13 - EP - 12 Finally Meena Rests In Peace 
    Tue, 10 Nov 2020
  • 12 - EP - 11 Meena Kumari Alone in the Crowd 
    Tue, 10 Nov 2020
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