ABHISHEK BACHCHAN

  • Abhishek Bachchan: Everybody wants a 'Happy New Year' sequel November 16, 2014

    Mumbai: After the success of 'Happy New Year', actor Abhishek Bachchan says he and the entire cast of the movie are pressurising director Farah Khan to make a sequel of the heist comedy. The 38-year-old actor said the starcast of the film comprising Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Sonu Sood, Boman...
  • Abhishek Bachchan says his mother's comment on 'Happy New Year' taken 'out of context' November 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Opening up about the controversy surrounding Jaya's comments on 'Happy New Year', actor Abhishek Bachchan says his mother was quoted out of context. There were reports that Jaya had allegedly called the Shah Rukh Khan's film, in which Abhishek played a key role, nonsensical at an event. Both Amitabh Bachchan...
  • Bachchan family, SRK, Bollywood fire-up the opening ceremony of Kolkata film festival November 11, 2014

    Kolkata: In a splendid show of Bollywood camaraderie and the mingling of politicians and celebrities, the 20th Kolkata International Film Festival (KIFF) -- India's second oldest movie fest - was inaugurated here Monday by West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee, Bollywood icon Amitabh Bachchan and superstar Shah Rukh Khan. It was...
  • Watch: Hilarious video lists over 130 mistakes from Aamir Khan's 'Dhoom 3' in under 8 minutes November 6, 2014

    A YouTube channel dedicated to pointing out mistakes from Bollywood films uploaded a video on 'Dhoom 3' recently. From Katrina Kaif wearing too many clothes for a song, to Abhishek Bachchan performing ergonomically impossible stunts, the hilarious video lists over 138 mistakes in under 8 minutes. ...
  • 'Happy New Year' is the most nonsensical film I've seen in recent times; watched it only for Abhishek: Jaya Bachchan November 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Farah Khan's latest film 'Happy New Year' may have earned Rs 300 crore at the Box Office, but it hasn't impressed veteran actress Jaya Bachchan at all. Jaya's son Abhishek Bachchan has a double role in the film and has won plaudits for his performance. At a recent...
  • Want to watch 'Haider' and 'Happy New Year', says filmmaker Michael Hoffman October 30, 2014

    Mumbai: Hollywood filmmaker Michael Hoffman, who is currently in India to promote his film "The Best Of Me", says he is planning to watch Bollywood movie "Happy New Year" Friday with the film's entire star cast at a single screen theatre here. Hoffman plans to watch the Shah Rukh Khan-starrer entertainer...
  • My sense of humour? Most of the time it's about how I can make fun of myself: Shah Rukh Khan October 30, 2014

    Kolkata: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan has confessed he stays away from reading film reviews and catches them only if they are funny. "I don't read reviews (not taking away from the importance of reviews)," SRK told mediapersons here Wednesday. "I have a sense of humour and most of the time my...
  • Abhishek Bachchan's fanbase makes Amitabh Bachchan proud October 27, 2014

    Amitabh Bachchan gets a sea of fans at his doorstep every Sunday, but he felt a unique sense of pride when he saw his son Abhishek's well wishers. Since years, the Big B steps out of the closed doors of his house to greet his fans in Mumbai every Sunday. This...
  • Why Abhishek Bachchan really needs to break off from the pack now and feature in solo-hero films October 27, 2014

    New Delhi: It's not easy to shine in a film which is tailor-made to showcase superstar Shah Rukh Khan's talent. And Abhishek Bachchan managed to do just that in Farah Khan's latest blockbuster 'Happy New Year' which hit the theatres on Diwali. The actor, son of Bollywood legend Amitabh Bachchan, has...
  • Shah Rukh Khan's 'Happy New Year' mints Rs 45 crore on Day 1 October 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Farah Khan's 'Happy New Year', which features Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in lead roles may have opened to mix reviews on its release day. But if its box office collection is anything to go by, the film has had a record breaking opening. The film has...
  • Snapshot: Aishwarya Rai poses with Shweta Nanda for a Diwali candid; Abhishek Bachchan makes faces October 25, 2014

    The Bachchans sure know how to throw a party. The hosts as well as the guests were seen having a gala time at the star-studded event. In a cute family candid, Aishwarya Rai was seen posing with sister-in-law Shweta Nanda and a few friends, while husband Abhishek Bachchan hovered around...
  • 'Happy New Year' review: If indulgences were trimmed, this might have been a more enjoyable film October 24, 2014

    Director: Farah Khan Cast: Shahrukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Boman Irani, Vivaan Shah, Sonu Sood You'll find yourself chuckling and cringing alternately while watching Happy New Year, in which director Farah Khan skillfully sets up a heist plot against an international dance competition scenario. It's a curious premise, and Farah...
  • Snapshot: Little Aaradhya looks adorable in a saffron kurta as she hangs out with daddy Abhishek Bachchan October 24, 2014

    Like father, like daughter. Young Aaradhya Bachchan who's looking more and more like her father, Abhishek Bachchan everyday, seemed content to check out fireworks from a distance at a recent Diwali party. Mommy Aishwarya Rai-Bachchan looked gorgeous as usual as she carried the apple of her eye everywhere. ...
  • Watch: Reactions to Shahrukh's 'Happy New Year' October 24, 2014

    As the much anticipated 'Happy New Year' hit theatres today, CNN-IBN gets you reaction from people who watched the first day, first show. ...
  • 'Happy New Year' tweet review: A typical Farah Khan venture, the film has its usual jokes October 24, 2014

    New Delhi: Shah Rukh Khan and filmmaker-choreographer Farah Khan have delivered blockbuster hits in the past. They team up once again for 'Happy New Year'- a heist drama which also stars Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan, Boman Irani, Sonu Sood and Vivaan Shah. The story is about a bunch of losers plan...
  • Deepika Padukone, Farah Khan get emotional as 'Happy New Year' team disperses October 23, 2014

    Dubai: It was an emotional moment for "Happy New Year" director Farah Khan and its lead actress Deepika Padukone - they broke into tears at an event here Wednesday. "Happy New Year", which stars Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika, Abhishek Bachchan, Boman Irani, Jackie Shroff, Sonu Sood, and Vivaan Shah will be...
  • Abhishek Bachchan: Not that arrogant to think I will do only solo-hero project October 22, 2014

    Abhishek Bachchan's last two films 'Dhoom 3' and 'Bol Bachchan' were blockbusters. And yet the actor is not considered in the superstar league. The actor whose hit films include mostly multi-starrer will be seen in Farah Khan's latest 'Happy New Year' which is also is an ensemble film co-starring Shah...
  • 'Happy New Year' is a life changing experience for me: Vivaan Shah October 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Newbie actor Vivaan Shah feels his upcoming film 'Happy New Year', a multi-starrer heist drama, is one of the most important movies of his career. The 24-year-old actor, who is the younger son of Naseeruddin Shah will be seen in a pivotal role opposite actors like Shah Rukh...
  • 'Wait, Abhishek Bachchan has fans?' 10 snarky comments every loyal Abhishek Bachchan fangirl has heard at least once in her life October 20, 2014

    Abhishek Bachchan made quite a slow start in Bollywood with his debut movie 'Refugee'. There were immediate comparisons with Hrithik Roshan's 'Kaho Naa Pyar Hai' and his movies bombing one after the other at the box office did little to help his career take off. Loyal Abhishek Bachchan fans however,...
  • 'Dhoom 3' becomes highest grossing foreign film of 2013 in Australia October 20, 2014

    Melbourne: After collecting Rs 500 crore at the Indian box office, Aamir Khan-starrer 'Dhoom 3' has now become the highest grossing foreign film of 2013 in Australia and emerged as the first Bollywood film to win the award. The award was recently received by the film distributing Company Mind Blowing Films...
  • Watch: Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone and the 'Happy New Year' gang go nuts in this new song 'Satakli' October 19, 2014

    Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Abhishek Bachchan and the 'Happy New Year' gang truly go nuts in this new song from Farah Khan's upcoming.Penned by Irshad Kamil and sung by Sukhwinder Singh, the song follows the group in Dubai. ...
  • Abhishek Bachchan's 'Happy New Year' character 'opposite' of his real self October 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Abhishek Bachchan, who has donned a 'tapori' look for his role as Nandu Bhide in "Happy New Year", says the character had to be created from scratch as he bears no resemblance to the actor's real self. Talking about his character in the film, he said: "I play Nandu Bhide...
  • Abhishek Bachchan: I would be more comfortable in producing a film without me acting in it October 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Abhishek Bachchan, who tasted success as a producer with the National Award winning film 'Paa', says he's not a huge fan of producing movies. However, he's okay with the job as long as he isn't acting in the project as well. "I hate producing films. It's just that I...
  • Nita Ambani, Abhishek Bachchan, Sunidhi Chauhan named 'Clean Maharashtra' goodwill ambassadors October 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Nita Ambani, wife of industrialist Mukesh Ambani, Bollywood actor Abhishek Bachchan, playback singer Sunidhi Chauhan and Marathi film star Makrand Anaspure are among the nine eminent personalities from Maharashtra who will be the "goodwill ambassadors" of the 'Swachhata Abhiyan' in the state. The announcement was made by Governor CH Vidyasagar...