Akshay Kumar on Singh Is Bliing: It is not at all necessary that a movie on a ‘sardaar’ needs to be directed by a Punjabi
The actor also opened up saying that this film is not a sequel of Singh Is Kinng…
Prabhu Dheva, who comes from south India, has directed Singh Is Bliing featuring a Sikh character. Actor Akshay Kumar, who plays a ‘sardaar’ in the movie, says religion has Click here to read more
Rahman is like God: ‘Rockstar’ singer Harshdeep Kaur
Katiya karoon singer Harshdeep Kaur on AR Rahman, Ranbir Kapoor and Rockstar
Not many people associated with showbiz are able to maintain their humility amidst all the fanfare and glamour. But Sufi singer Harshdeep Kaur has been able to do that with ease. Having won a reality show when he was very young – MTV Video Gaga at just 16 – Harshdeep has seen it all, been there, done that, thrown away the T-shirt. Performing at live shows or recording in a studio for a film or her album…it’s all part of her life now. Her latest song, Katiya Karoon from Rockstar, is a chartbuster. From being a topper in college to performing for AR Rahman more often than she can count, the 24-year-old is one of the high notes in Indian music today. But she has no airs about it. What keeps her so level-headed…is it just the Rahman effect? Click here to read more
Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi’s Ghanchakkar gets U/A certificate
Director Rajkumar Gupta is delighted and expects families to come and watch his film
Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi‘s forthcoming film Ghanchakkar has been certified U/A by the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC). Director Rajkumar Gupta is “delighted” at the development. Wethinks this is because the film didn’t get an A-certificate. Click here to read more
Ranbir Kapoor wants to get his Punjabi right for Besharam!
The actor has hired a tutor to improve his Punjabi diction for the Abhinav Kashyap film
Ranbir Kapoor, who is on cloud nine after the success of Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (YJHD), is leaving no stone unturned to give his best in Besharam. The Bollywood heartthrob is polishing his Punjabi diction for the comedy. Click here to read more
Mere Dad Ki Maruti movie review: An enjoyable ride!
Director Ashima Chibber’s directorial venture starring Ram Kapoor, Saqib Saleem and Rhea Chakraborty in the lead roles is short, sweet and entertaining
First things first – Mere Dad Ki Maruti is a simple film with its heart at the right place. Debutante director Ashima Chibber gets full marks for keeping her tale crisp and precise. Set against the backdrop of a Punjabi wedding, this one revolves around a situation in which a young lad Sameer Click here to read more
Mere Dad Ki Maruti to release on March 15
Y-Films’ new film Mere Dad Ki Maruti features Ram Kapoor and Saqib Saleem
Comedy movie Mere Dad Ki Maruti, featuring Saqib Saleem, will release March 15, 2013. The first trailer of the movie, which will see Ram Kapoor in the role of Saqib’s strict father Click here to read more
Son Of Sardaar is not over the top: Director Ashwni Dhir
The director opens up about the speculations and controversies surrounding his Ajay Devgn-starrer Son Of Sardaar
Forthcoming comedy Son Of Sardaar might be about Punjabis, but it is devoid of any “slapstick humour” and doesn’t focus on any particular religion, claims director Ashwni Dhir. Co-produced by Ajay Devgn, who also stars in the film, the cast has names like Sonakshi Sinha, Sanjay Dutt and Juhi Chawla. Click here to read more
Ayushmann Khurrana: actor or singer?
The Punjabi munda composed and lent his voice to Paani da in Vicky Donor and created the desired ripples in Bollywood. But will his singing prowess overshadow his acting skills?
Ayushmann Khurrana never knew that his musical talents would be appreciated so much in B-town that his song Paani da, one that he composed during his college days, would be nominated for the Global Indian Music Awards (GIMA). Click here to read more
Anurag Kashyap’s Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana to release on November 2
Kunal Kapoor and Huma Qureshi-starrer Luv Shuv Tey Chicken Khurana is set to hit theatres on November 2. The film, directed by debutant Sameer Sharma, celebrates the lovable quirks of a Punjabi joint family with its inherent humour, drama, confusion, emotion, and the secret recipe for the famous chicken curry ‘Chicken Khurana’. The music of the film has been given by Amit Trivedi and it has been co-produced by UTV Spotboy and Anurag Kashyap. Click here to read more
Karan Johar: My mom is more proud of me as ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5’ judge than as filmmaker
The filmmaker talks about the connection Indians have with TV and how he would never get into producing soap operas
Thanks to his mother Hiroo, Karan Johar is aware of what’s happening in Uttaran or Balika Vadhu, but the Dharma Productions head honcho, who excels at fiction and family cinema, has his reservations about entering the television industry. He says he doesn’t understand a medium that entertains people by projecting unhappy lives. Click here to read more
Kamal Haasan’s ‘Viswaroopam’ finally has a heroine!
Miss India USA and VJ Pooja Kumar replaces Sonakshi Sinha as the leading lady of Kamal Haasan
The search for the female lead for Kamal Haasan starrer Viswaroopam has ended with NRI Pooja Kumar and the Tamil superstar says the film will be a big break for her. Pooja is replacing Sonakshi Sinha, who was originally signed for the film. After Sonakshi’s exit, it was rumoured that Shriya Saran was approached for the role, but did not work out. Click here to read more
MAUSAM story: Sneak peek
A truly romantic film starring Sonam Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor, according to our source
Everyone is waiting to see Mausam. The release of the film was delayed because the Indian Air Force had some objections to a scene and refused to give a go-ahead, thus causing a stall by the censor board. Mausam should be in theatres this Friday (September 23) and we are keen to see how the much-spoken-of chemistry between co-stars Sonam Kapoor and Shahid Kapoor is all about. According to our buddy the birdie who knows everything, the Pankaj Kapur directed movie is a “true romantic film”, which “recreates a bygone era”. Click here to read more
Reemma Sen to marry in 2012
The hottie will tie the knot with her restaurateur boyfriend
South hottie Reemma Sen, who was spotted at the India Mens Week in Delhi recently, revealed to the media that she wants to settle down now. The actor said that she will get married to longtime beau Shiv Karan Singh, who walked the ramp at the fashion event. Her man is Punjabi and is in the restaurant business. Click here to read more