ANUBHAV SINHA

  • 'What does not affect you today, might knock at your door tomorrow': Bollywood celebrities ask citizens to vote wisely April 17, 2014

    The Indian film industry, which prides itself on its secular image, appears to be taking sides for the first time during this Lok Sabha elections with several Bollywood A-listers asking people to vote "smart" and choose wisely. Here are some of the top tweets: ...
  • 'Gulaab Gang' is a commercial potboiler, says Anubhav Sinha March 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Producer Anubhav Sinha says his upcoming film 'Gulaab Gang' is a commercial potboiler and he does not think of it as a risky proposition. 'Gulaab Gang' stars two powerful actresses - Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla as the leading ladies of the film. Anubhav does not feel the film...
  • I would love to work with Shah Rukh Khan again: Anubhav Sinha February 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anubhav Sinha is gearing up to direct a film soon which will either be a love story, political drama or a thriller. Sinha, who had last directed Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Ra.One', is ready with three scripts and he is likely to start work on one by this...
  • 'Gulaab Gang' trailer crosses 1.5 million views on YouTube in four days January 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anubhav Sinha is ecstatic at the response to the trailer of his forthcoming coproduction 'Gulaab Gang' it has crossed 1.5 million hits on YouTube. Sinha took to Twitter to "raise a toast" to the amazing progress of the trailer which was released Jan 10. "Is it okay to raise...
  • Priyanka Chopra would be perfect to play Mehrunisa: Anubhav Sinha December 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Author Manreet Sodhi Someshwar, whose 'The Hunt for Kohinoor', the second book on Mehrunisa trilogy, has hit the stalls, and filmmaker Anubhav Sinha feel that if the literary work is adapted for the big screen, actress Priyanka Chopra would be apt to play the sleuth. "No one fits the bill...
  • Warning: Safety during the shooting was our priority, says Anubhav Sinha September 20, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Warning 3D' producer Anubhav Sinha made sure proper precautions were taken during the shoot of the film, which is being touted as an edge-of-the-seat survival film that was shot underwater. The film is shot in Fiji waters, said to have around 35 different species of sharks amid dangerous currents....
  • Warning 3D: Sonu Nigam is happy with the response to song 'Taakeedein' September 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Singer Sonu Nigam is happy with the response that his song 'Taakeedein' from upcoming movie 'Warning 3D' has received. He says he had the liberty of singing it in his own style. Produced by Anubhav Sinha, the music of the movie is distributed by Sony Music. "When I was told about...
  • I have become very 'besharam' after 'Warning': Manjari Phadnis August 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Manjari Phadnis, best known for her girlnextdoor performance in 2008 release 'Jaane Tu... Ya Jaane Na', says that after donning a bikini for 3D underwater film 'Warning' and being part of sexcomedy 'Grand Masti', she has got rid of her inhibitions. In Anubhav Sinha's debut production 'Warning', the actress will...
  • I don't think I'm a feminist: Madhuri Dixit July 7, 2013

    Macau: Bollywood's dancing diva Madhuri Dixit, who portrays a powerful character in the womancentric 'Gulaab Gang', says she isn't a feminist but is all for strong and independent women. "I don't think I'm a feminist. I am independent and strong, which is what women should be like," Madhuri said a press...
  • My contemporaries are doing great in Bollywood: Madhuri July 4, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Madhuri Dixit, who ruled 80's and 90's, feels that contrary to the perception that her contemporary actresses are faded in oblivion they are in fact going strong even today. The 'dhak dhak' girl, whose item song 'Ghagra' with Ranbir Kapoor is topping the charts of late, is one of...
  • Madhuri Dixit, Juhi Chawla to come together in 'Gulaab Gang' June 6, 2013

    Former rivals Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla will be seen together for the first time in Anubhav Sinha's 'Gulaab Gang'. ...
  • Snapshot: Once rivals, Madhuri and Juhi come together for a cause June 5, 2013

    They were pitted against each other in their heydays, and now Madhuri Dixit and Juhi Chawla are working together in a film called 'Gulab Gang'. On Tuesday evening, the two DIVAs who ruled Bollywood in the 1990s came together for a cause related to women empowerment in Mumbai. The actresses...
  • 'Gulaab Gang' is not based on Sampat Pal's life May 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Anubhav Sinha has dismissed reports that his upcoming Madhuri DixitJuhi Chawla starrer 'Gulaab Gang' is based on the life of Sampat Pal. "It is not based on anybody's life, it's a fiction. Yes, there are some similarities like it has a women's gang and the pink colour but the...
  • 'Gulab Gang' wouldn't have been possible with rivalry: Juhi May 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Juhi Chawla, who will be teaming up for the first time with Madhuri Dixit in 'Gulab Gang', says had there been insecurity and rivalry between them the film would not have worked out. In late 80s and early 90s, Madhuri and Juhi were considered to be thick competitors. But now,...
  • Gulab Gang: Juhi takes inspiration from politicians May 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Actress Juhi Chawla imbibed the mannerism and dressing style of leading women politicians like Sonia Gandhi, Sushma Swaraj and Mamata Banerjee for her role in the upcoming film 'Gulab Gang'. The 45yearold former Miss India, known for her bubbly personality, admits that it was a challenge to get into...
  • Anubhav Sinha to release his new holi song on YouTube March 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Anubhav Sinha, who has produced and directed a Holi song titled 'Holi War', plans to release it on YouTube March 15. The song has been sung by Bappi Lahiri and Jazzy B. Praising Sinha's decision, Bappi said: "All credit goes to Anubhav Sinha. It was his idea to put it...
  • 'Ra.One' director: Can't make a 'Dark Knight' with SRK November 24, 2012

    Panaji: Anubhav Sinha, who directed India's first superhero 3D film 'Ra.One' (starring Shah Rukh Khan), says as a child he never read comics, or saw superhero films. Sinha, who traces his roots to Banaras, said that 'Ra.One' was a challenge for him because of this. "I never read comics as a...
  • Anubhav Sinha's next film has no interval August 16, 2012

    Mumbai: Directorturnedproducer Anubhav Sinha says shooting for 'Warning' has been wrapped up and the twopart underwater 3D movie will be released without any intermission. "Warning is a 90minute 3D franchise. It is about sixseven friends who ignore a warning and get into life threatening crisis. Some survive and some don't," Sinha,...
  • Anubhav Sinha's 'erotic' tribute to the Bhatts August 14, 2012

    Mumbai: Directorturnedproducer Anubhav Sinha is set to produce his first 'erotic' film as a tribute to his mentors for successfully creating 'a genre' in the main stream Bollywood. It will be shot in 3D. "My erotic thriller goes on floors in December or by January. This erotic thriller is my official...
  • 10 things Payal Rohatgi said in Cobrapost defence July 12, 2012

    Mumbai: In the Real Dirty Picture of Bollywood, CNNIBN's sting operation Cobrapost exposed the largescale presence of black money in Bollywood. Recorded videos of established directors like Anubhav Sinha, Vashu Bhagnani, Anees Basmi and Rajeev Kaul, Sandeep Marwah, and actors like Aarti Chhabria's parents and Payal Rohatgi with boyfriend Sangram...
  • Black money sting: Payal Rohatgi gives bizarre defence July 11, 2012

    The actor Payal Rohatgi has come up with a similar line of defence as others. She claims that she and her partner asked for cash only to tick off a persistent reporter. ...
  • Bollywood: Dirtywood or Blackwood, asks Kiran Bedi July 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Team Anna member and anticorruption crusader Kiran Bedi on Wednesday tweeted her reaction to the CobrapostIBN Network expose on the use of black money in Bollywood. She said, "Is Bollywood, Dirtywood or Blackwood? Was that the main reason this 'Wood' did not come out in support of Anna's movement...
  • Black money sting: Bollywood expresses shock July 11, 2012

    New Delhi: Popular filmmakers Anubhav Sinha, Anees Bazmee and Vashu Bhagnani were caught on tape discussing the use of black money in the industry in a CobrapostIBN Network Expose. While most of the filmmakers denied their on camera claims, industry veterans expressed shock on seeing known filmmakers openly talking about...
  • Exposed: What black money buys in Bollywood July 10, 2012

    Mumbai: Top Bollywood producers and directors reveal on camera how black money funds their films and how they launder it for their investors. Vashu Bhagnani, Anubhav Sinha and Anees Bazmee reveal Bollywood's worst kept secret on camera. It's a CobrapostIBN Network Expose of Bollywood's Black Money Business Model. It's the...
  • Anubhav Sinha to make one horror film every year June 26, 2012

    New Delhi: After directing Shah Rukh Khan in 'Ra.One', Anubhav Sinha is all set to make his comeback as a producer with a horror franchise called 'Warning'. The 47yearold filmmaker says he has been inspired by several horror franchises from all over the world and has bought remake right for...
  • Fiji is the new hotspot for Indian movies June 16, 2012

    New Delhi: The Fiji islands are emerging as the latest hotspot for Indian films, with three movies, '3G', 'Warning' and 'Ammali Tumaali', being shot in the picturesque South Pacific island locales in less than a year. Neil Nitin Mukesh's new film '3G' began shooting in Fiji in midMay. It has been...
  • I am not a gangster in 'Gulab Gang': Madhuri June 8, 2012

    Mumbai: Actress Madhuri Dixit, who has been roped in to play the lead in Anubhav Sinha's home production 'Gulab Gang', says contrary to reports she is not playing a gangster and will not be mouthing bad words. "I don't know where all these things (about abuses) came from. There is...