When Ram Gopal Varma sent Amitabh Bachchan an SMS with the abuse Madarc**d – watch video!
RGV opens up about his fall out with Big B on camera…
Ram Gopal Varma has had an on-off relationship with many stars. The biggest star among them is none other than Amitabh Bachchan. The two have worked in the past in movies like Sarkar, Darna Zaroori Hai, RGV Ki Aag, Nishabd, Sarkar Raj, Rann and Department. However, the two fell apart and never spoke about it. It always remained a mystery to everyone as to why the two stopped talking. RGV recently opened up about the same in a video interview. Wonder what the reason is? Click here to read more
RUSH movie review: Lacks punch, but has some riveting moments
The late director Shamin Desai’s film Rush resembles Ram Gopal Varma’s Rann and Goldie Behl’s Bas Itna Sa Khwaab Hai in parts
Film: Rush; Cast: Emraan Hashmi, Aditya Pancholi, Neha Dhupia, Sagarika Ghatge; Director: Shamin Desai
Ouch, the TV channels won’t be flattered. Rush, like Ram Gopal Varma’s Rann three years ago, rushes into the cut-throat world of TRP-driven competition among news channels where news, if not discovered is created in the newsroom. So Varma told us in Rann. Click here to read more
Sudeep: The offers are coming, but I’ll take it slow
He was the villain in Eega (Telugu)/ Naan Ee (Tamil), but emerged as the hero with his performance, notwithstanding the stunning show by the fly
Tollywood and Kollywood have sat up to take notice of Kannada actor Sudeep after his brilliant performance in Eega. Click here to read more
Harsh Parekh: The loser from ‘Shakal Pe Mat Ja’
He may be a loser in the film, but has managed to win unexpected attention in Bollywood with his first film. Meet Harsh Parekh, a sound engineer-turned-actor, who debuts in actor Hrishita Bhatt’s first production – Shakal Pe Mat Ja. The 24-year-old talks about the unexpected acting opportunity and his experience working on the movie
What is Shakal Pe Mat Ja all about?
Shakal Me Pat Ja is about four guys – Shubh, Chitra, Prateek and Bulaai (my character). We have a lot of big dreams, but are unable to realise them. Basically, we are losers. One day we come up with a plan to terrorise everyone. What happens after that is, we fall into our own trap and get caught as suspected terrorists. Then follows the madness to get out of it. Click here to read more
SS Rajamouli: I picked Sudeep after watching him in ‘Rann’
When Sandalwood star Sudeep was selected for a pivotal role for Rajamouli’s bi-lingual, Eega in Telugu and Naan Ee in Tamil, the question on everybody’s lips was, why Sudeep?
Recently, ace director SS Rajamouli himself answered why he chose Sudeep for the lead in his bi-lingual, when he was in Bangalore for the press meet of the film which is set to release in more than 1,200 centres in South India. Click here to read more
Why does everybody hate Ram Gopal Varma?
The Department director has not just faced the ire of reviewers, but has now also been snubbed by his lead actor Sunjay Dutt and producer Dharam Uberoi
Ram Gopal Varma has always been known for breaking rules, ever since he made his debut in Bollywood with the Nagarjuna-starrer Shiva. With his latest, Department, he not only broke all the rules of conventional wisdom and filmmaking, he also broke whatever little trust his diehard fans had. Click here to read more
John Abraham and Riteish Deshmukh: Happy Birthday!
Two of our fave actors turn a year older today
John Abraham and Riteish Deshmukh have lots of things in common – they are both actors who have had a patchy career, they are appreciated by the audience more than they are by critics and their love lives have always made front page news. Don’t forget, they were also born on the same date! Click here to read more
Bollywood goes online for free
Yet another player jumps in to offer free movies on the Internet
Yahoo! India has announced that they will show Bollywood movies online for free on a new service called Movieplex. Online Indians will be able to sample the delights of Rock On!!, Rann and Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji to begin with and Yahoo is working with studios to bring “thousands more” to viewers. Click here to read more