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Emraan Hashmi-Vidya Balan’s Ghanchakkar to become a novel
Inspired by films like Ra.One, Shanghai and Agent Vinod, Ghanchakkar director Rajkumar Gupta intends to turn his film into a book
Rajkumar Gupta, who has co-written the screenplay of his latest film feels that his comic thriller starring Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi has Click here to read more
Has Vidya Balan postponed her shaadi for a Caribbean holiday?
The star of The Dirty Picture was supposed tie the knot with her long time boyfriend Siddharth Roy Kapoor in December. But now we hear that the voluptuous babe will soon be off on a long holiday to the Caribbean on a cruise with her family…minus her man!
There’s a strange curiosity about Vidya Balan’s private life. And after delivering two mega-successful films like The Dirty Picture and Kahaani, the 34-year-old star continues to stay in the headlines as much for her onscreen performances as her off-screen moves. Click here to read more
Sharmila Tagore, Kareena Kapoor and Karisma Kapoor defend womanhood
The revelation was made at the HT Brunch Dialogues, where the veteran actor defended the importance of the leading lady in Hindi films
Kareena Kapoor was part of a discussion themed ‘The Changing Face of the Indian Heroine’ organised by a leading daily. It would have been interesting to know what she felt about the man-woman equation, especially since she has a film riding entirely (well…almost) on her slim shoulders. Click here to read more
Why is Mrs Emraan Hashmi less stressed these days?
The Shanghai actor’s serial kissing image doesn’t go down well with his better half, but things are changing for the better, he says…
“My wife is relaxed, Click here to read more
Oscar special: Will an Indian film win an Academy Award any time soon?
Looking at the list of releases in 2012, it is highly unlikely that any movie that comes out of Bollywood will make to the Oscars next year
People often debate whether Bollywood needs acknowledgement from the Academy Awards and if we really need to be appreciated by the West. And while some argue that winning an Oscar should not be a benchmark for Indian films or a source of self gratification for our filmmakers and actors, the truth is that winning that coveted trophy is likely to bring popularity on a global level. Click here to read more
Vidya Balan, Emraan Hashmi to romance in the rains for ‘Ghanchakkar’
The shooting of Vidya Balan-Emraan Hashmi starrer Ghanchakkar has been advanced by a month, and director Rajkumar Gupta’s excitement knows no bounds
The director will finally be able to realise his wish of capturing Emraan and Vidya romancing in the Mumbai monsoon. Click here to read more
Why is Vidya Balan nervous?
The Dirty Picture actor is anxious about doing her first comedy film – Ghanchakkar opposite Emraan Hashmi
Vidya Balan’s acting skills are certainly enviable. The 34-year-old can display a range of expressions that can give a seasoned actor a run for his money. After portraying strong characters in movies like Parineeta, Paa, The Dirty Picture and Kahaani, the talented actor is now all set to dabble in comedy. Click here to read more
Vidya Balan says no to films with Emraan Hashmi
The Dirty Picture actor is offered two films opposite the serial kisser. But she isn’t jumping with joy to sign on for them
Ever since the unlikely pair of Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi got raves for their smoldering chemistry in The Dirty Picture, filmmakers have flocked outside their respective condos to sign them on together. Maybe there are more projects in store for them together, but as of now we know two filmmakers who are trying very hard to get the TDP actors into the same frame again. One is Vishal Bhardwaj (for Daayaan) and the other is Rajkumar Gupta (for Ghanchakkar). Contrary to reports, Vidya hasn’t said no to either to the Saat Khoon Maaf director or the No One Killed Jessica maker’s next films. Click here to read more
Emraan Hashmi-Vidya Balan to come together again?
The duo received accolades for their performance in The Dirty Picture. And cashing in on their current popularity is director Rajkumar Gupta, who is trying hard to convince Vidya to do his next film
After adding hit films like Aamir and No One Killed Jessica to his resume, director Rajkumar Gupta has decided to shun the serious genre for his next. He has chosen to make a light-hearted film titled Ghanchakkar with Emraan Hashmi in the lead. Click here to read more
“Aamir is really impressive!”
MasterChef Australia host Matt Preston heaps praise on B-towners Arbaaz Khan, Rajkumar Gupta and Aamir Khan
Even though television show Masterchef India was no great success, the Australian version is very popular in India and wherever else it is telecast. Click here to read more
Will Sanjay Dutt do a film refused by Abhishek, Saif?
So Abhishek Bachchan has not agreed to do Aamir director Rajkumar Gupta’s new film, Ghanchakkar. Gupta was very keen to cast Jr B, as he thought his kind of “dry humour” suited the character in the film to the T. But after Abhishek’s refusal, he apparently wanted Aarakshan man Saif Ali Khan on board. When that too didn’t work out, we hear it is Sanjay Dutt who is now interested in taking on the role. The actor is reportedly on a weight loss regime, which he had put on for playing Kancha Cheena in Agneepath. So, will Dutt finally agree to be a Ghanchakkar?
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Anna Hazare’s crusade: Bollywood takes a stand on issues
For a very long time, cinema has only been seen as an escape from the stark realities of life. Most films cater to those who seek entertainment, but every now and then one comes along that supports a cause and seeks to initiate either a debate or create awareness among the masses
Just like Anna Hazare is doing now, Bollywood movies have worked to bring a cause into the realm of everyday activism with a little masala added to make it more appealing. With the recent anti-corruption protests headed by Hazare getting so much attention, we take a quick look at some recent films that rooted for a cause and left a mark…. Click here to read more