Dashrath Manjhi News
Sonakshi Sinha’s father Shatrughan Sinha bowled over by Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Radhika Apte’s acting in Manjhi
The film has been doing well at the box office despite getting leaked online a week before its release…
Actor-turned-BJP leader Shatrughan Sinha has given a thumbs up to Nawazuddin Siddiqui‘s biographical film Manjhi: The Mountain Man calling the actor Click here to read more
Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s Manjhi The Mountain Man impresses biopic inspiration Dashrath Manjhi’s real family!
Despite the film getting leaked online, the Ketan Mehta film has been winning accolades from all over…
The members of Dashrath Manjhi‘s family were happy like never before after watching Manjhi-The Mountain Man, a biopic based on Manjhi’s life, Click here to read more
Manjhi movie review: Nawazuddin Siddiqui bowls you over with a heart-rending performance!
The film is directed by Ketan Mehta, who previously made Rang Rasiya and Mangal Pandey! Click here to read more
Here’s why Nawazuddin Siddiqui bagged a role in Manjhi – The Mountain Man!
Most would assume that it was Siddiqui’s acting chops that got him the much awaited biopic, however the director of this film reveals it wasn’t just that…
Filmmaker Ketan Mehta chose Nawazuddin Siddiqui to play the lead role in his upcoming biographical drama Manjhi- The Mountain Man for his intense eyes. Click here to read more
11 films you probably didn’t know Manjhi star Nawazuddin Siddiqui was a part of!
It was certainly a long arduous yet fulfilling journey for the much in demand actor!
Nawazuddin Siddiqui is easily one of the best actors we have in the industry, along with the likes of Tabu, Irrfan Khan, Naseeruddin Shah! Impressing the audience and the critics is a walk in the park for him now, as seen in his last venture, Salman Khan’s Bajrangi Bhaijaan. And now, he is going impress us a lot more in the upcoming Manjhi, where he plays the main protagonist! Click here to read more
Nawazuddin Siddiqui: My own struggle in Bollywood was inspiration for Manjhi!
He’s all set to go solo at the box office with his next release Manjhi – The Mountain Man. With no Salman Khan or Shah Rukh Khan in his upcoming film the talented actor spoke of his journey so far and more in an interview….
Having won both critical as well as box-office applause for his role in the Salman Khan starrer Bajrangi Bhaijaan, actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui says he still does not consider himself to be successful. Click here to read more
SHOCKING! Nawazuddin Siddiqui – Radhika Apte starrer Manjhi – The Mountain Man leaks 2 weeks before its release!
The dreaded disease of piracy hits the business of another movie!
After impressing us in Bajrangi Bhaijaan, the acclaimed actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui would next be seen in Ketan Mehta’s Manjhi – The Mountain Man. Based on a true inspiring story, it also had Radhika Apte, fresh off the praises received for her short film Ahalya, as the female lead. Click here to read more
Romancing Nawazuddin Siddiqui proved to be a difficult task for his Manjhi heroine, Radhika Apte!
It took some time for the pair to break the ice.
Ketan Mehta’s Manjhi – The Mountain Man is primarily an intense drama of a real-life hero, but romance plays an integral role in it. For lead actress Radhika Apte, the romance bit was tough because it took substantial time for the ice to break between her and co-star Nawazuddin Siddiqui. Click here to read more
Did Aamir Khan break his promise to the Mountain Man’s family?
The villagers of Gehlaur are disappointed in Aamir. Read on to know why
Actor Aamir Khan has left people at Bihar’s Gehlaur village upset as they were under impression that the second season of his show Satyamev Jayate would begin with an episode on ‘Mountain Man’ Dashrath Manjhi. However, Star India’s CEO Uday Shankar says there was never any such plan. Click here to read more
Aamir Khan: I am not rating the success or failure of Satyamev Jayate on the basis of TRPs
The Bollywood perfectionist returns with the second edition of his much appreciated talk show Satyamev Jayate and says that it is for those who love their nation and TRPs don’t affect him
Since Satyamev Jayate has all the ingredients to keep his audiences interested, Aamir Khan is not worried about TRPs. Click here to read more
Finally, Aamir Khan visits Mountain Man’s village but refuses to eat food specially prepared for him!
Bihar family that waited for the Dhoom:3 actor is finally relieved, their untold story will finally make it to Aamir’s hit television show
Aamir Khan visited the Gahlaur village and met family members of Dashrath Manjhi, who single-handedly carved out a road by cutting through a hill in Bihar, for his TV show Satyamev Jayate 2. Click here to read more
The unseemly fight over Nawazuddin Siddiqui’s film Mountain Man
Cineswami sheds light over the latest court case to rock filmdom
When Dashrath Manjhi died on August 17, 2007, after achieving his life’s ambition, the last thing on his mind would have been a protracted court battle over a film about him. Manjhi was born in humble circumstances in Gahlour, Bihar in 1934. He led an unremarkable life until his wife Falguni Devi died due to lack of medical attention, as the nearest hospital was 75 long kilometres away. Click here to read more
Nawazuddin Siddiqui to meet Phoolan Devi murder accused in Tihar Jail
The Talaash actor will play Sher Singh Rana, who allegedly killed Phoolan Devi, in the biopic End of Bandit Queen
Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui is gearing up to work on a second biopic – End of Bandit Queen – based on the life of Sher Singh Rana, prime accused in the murder of bandit-turned-politician Phoolan Devi in 2001. Click here to read more
Ketan Mehta is being sued for…copying?
The National Award-winning veteran filmmaker was sent a legal notice by producer Sanjay Singh, who’s producing a biopic based on the real-life inspirational story of Dashrath Manjhi (also called ‘Mountain man’). Ketan has already finished shooting a major part of his film reportedly based on Manjhi’s story. And that hasn’t gone down well with Singh. Here’s why…
Before we give you details, here’s some background: Also called the Mountain man, Dashrath Manjhi was born in a labourer family in Bihar. His wife Falguni died due to lack of medical care – the nearest medical centre was 70 km away from their house. Click here to read more