ANUPAM KHER

  • Anupam Kher, Arbaaz Khan, Vikram Prabhu: Film fraternity mourns Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes' death 17 hours 57 minutes ago

    25-year-old Australia cricketer Phillip Hughes died at Sydney's St. Vincent's Hospital on Wednesday after failing to recover from a blow on the head he suffered while batting in a Sheffield Shield match three days ago. ...
  • IFFI 2014: Zhang Ziyi shares Anupam Kher's opinion about 'The Grandmaster', hails Wong Kar Wai for his unique style Yesterday

    Panaji: Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi may have visited India for the first time to attend 45th International Film Festival of India, but she isn't unaware of Bollywood projects. From the recent Bollywood film she watched to other projects that have garnered huge popularity back home, she tells us all. Happy...
  • IFFI 2014: Boredom, lack of will power stop one from being unique, says Anupam Kher 3 days ago

    Panaji: While everybody knows that being an actor calls for determination, passion and dedication, only a few can understand the difference between an actor being respected and popular. During his masterclass at the 45th International Film Festival of India, Anupam Kher explained why there is no single, determined route to...
  • IFFI 2014: Anupam Kher hails superstar Rajinikanth for his humility 5 days ago

    Panaji: Despite fame and fortune, superstar Rajinikanth believes in staying grounded and leading a humble life. Rajinikanth's interviews and public appearances might be few, but his words have always been priceless for his fans. So even though the emotional Rajinikanth made a short speech on being conferred Centenary Award for...
  • India needs to work on its infrastructure and subsidies to attract international filmmakers: Anupam Kher November 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Anupam Kher, who has been applauded for his crossover projects like "You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger" and "Silver Linings Playbook", says India is not being sold as a shooting destination. "I think we are not selling India as a shooting destination. Foreigners are coming to India...
  • 'The Shaukeens': 5 things that work for this otherwise average film November 10, 2014

    Not that Akshay Kumar's tongue-in-cheek humour does not amuse me anymore, but this time he wasn't the reason why I watched 'The Shaukeens'; the reason was, in fact, Lisa Haydon. She may not have a hold as a mainstream heroine in the Hindi film industry yet, but her striking performance...
  • Anupam Kher extends birthday greetings to LK Advani on Twitter November 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Anupam Kher Saturday wished L.K. Advani on his 87th birthday, by personally calling the senior BJP leader. The veteran took to social networking site Twitter to share the delight of talking to the leader and wish him once again. "Happy Birthday Advani Ji. It was a pleasure to wish...
  • 'The Shaukeens' review: A film not worth the price of a ticket November 7, 2014

    Cast: Akshay Kumar, Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor, Piyush Mishra and Lisa Haydon Director: Abhishek Sharma 'The Shaukeens', directed by Tere Bin Laden's Abhishek Sharma and written by Tigmanshu Dhulia, is really two films for the price of one. But sadly neither is worth the price of a ticket. You have the part based...
  • 'Jisko kuch nahi aata woh actor hi banta hai', 'Bangkok ayaashi ki rajdhani hai': 20 dialogues from 'The Shaukeens' that are bound to make you laugh November 7, 2014

    The original 'Shaukeens' featuring AK Hangal, Utpal Dutt and Ashok Kumar is till considered a cult classic. While we have our reservations with the film's remake 'The Shaukeens'- the actors Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor, Piyush Mishra along Lisa Haydon and Akshay Kumar manage to bring in some laughs. The dialogues...
  • I have not yet reached 'interval' stage of my career: Anupam Kher November 6, 2014

    Indore: He may have spent nearly three decades in the Hindi film industry and done some memorable roles, but Bollywood veteran Anupam Kher thinks he has not yet reached even the "interval" stage of his career. "I have to continue for the next 30 years. I have not yet reached the...
  • Shooting with Anupam Kher? It isn't tough: Akshay Kumar November 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar has worked with Anupam Kher in various films like "Heyy Babyy" and "Special 26" and the action star says he enjoys shooting with the latter. The duo first shared screen space in the 1992 film "Deedar". Then they went on to work together in the 1990s in...
  • Producer Sameer Karnik hasn't cleared my dues; I made police complaint, but nothing has happened: Anupam Kher October 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Anupam Kher Wednesday accused producer Samir Karnik of not paying him the dues for working in the latter's project "Chaar Din Ki Chandni", which released two years ago. "Producer Sameer Karnik hasn't cleared my dues even after 2 yrs. Made police complaint about bounced cheques 1yr back. NOTHING has...
  • Photos: Salman Khan poses with fans, rides a bike, plays cricket on the sets of 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' October 21, 2014

    When the cameras aren't rolling, star Salman Khan does just about everything to enjoy his break time. From riding his bike, to playing his favourite sport cricket and posing with fans with quick photos, Salman Khan has been spotted doing it all on 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo'. Directed by Sooraj...
  • 'Hum Hain.. Umeed-e-Kashmir' concert: Aamir Khan, Anupam Kher, Farhan Akhtar come together to offer relief to Kashmir flood victims October 19, 2014

    Many suffered property losses from deadly flooding in Kashmir. Many lost their family members. And many starved for days. In an attempt to offer monetary assistance to the flood victims in Kashmir, Bollywood stars flew down to Delhi for Hum Hain.. Umeed-e-Kashmir charity concert. Aamir Khan who donated Rs 25...
  • Maharashtra Assembly Election 2014: Farhan Akhtar can't predict, Anupam Kher hopes for a government that pitches for infrastructure development October 19, 2014

    It will take just a few hours for the verdict of assembly polls in Maharashtra and Haryana to be out. Even though BJP hasn't performed perfectly in by-elections across India, pollsters feel the results of assembly elections might go in its favour, courtesy Narendra Modi's impact. While the counting is...
  • Anupam Kher: Films like 'Ekkees Topon Ki Salaami' should make money so that filmmakers get courage to make more such movies October 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Anupam Kher is glad that his latest film "Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami" has received a positive word-of-mouth, as he feels that the success of such movies will give filmmakers the courage to make powerful cinema. "So happy that #EkkeesToponKiSalaami has got amazing reviews. Let's us hope it gets...
  • 'Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami' review: Well-intentioned message movie about the value of honesty October 10, 2014

    Director: Ravindra Gautam Cast: Anupam Kher, Neha Dhupia Buried beneath the farcical humor, melodramatic performances and manipulative tear-jerking in Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami is a well-intentioned message movie about the value of honesty. The film is positioned as a satire about politics and corruption, and Rahil Qazi's script makes veiled references to...
  • 'Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami' tweet review: A bit exaggerated, it still manages to bring a smile on your face October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Should a common man get a 21 gun salute when he dies? Director Ravindra Gautam narrates such a tale of a patriarch who wants a 21 gun salute after his death. The film is a satire and explores the struggle that a common man goes through in his...
  • 'Balwinder Singh Famous Ho Gaya' Review: Endless cliches, gross-out humour, weak plot; don't waste your time September 28, 2014

    Cast: Mika Singh, Shaan, Anupam Kher, Rajpal Yadav, Vindu Dara Singh Director: Sunil Agnihotri Running time: 2 hours 17 minutes Rating: 1/5 It takes tremendous patience and special admiration for singers Mika Singh and Shaan to watch their Bollywood debut 'Balwinder Singh Famous Ho Gaya'. This alleged comedy features Mika and Shaan as lead...
  • Akshay Kumar unveils 'The Shaukeens' trailer featuring Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor and Piyush Mishra September 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor-producer Akshay Kumar Saturday unveiled the trailer of "The Shaukeens" in the presence of the film's entire starcast. "I am playing myself in the film and the only thing that was added in my character was that I was shown as an alcoholic in the movie which is different from...
  • 'Anupam Kher is like my father's second wife', says Sonam Kapoor about Anil Kapoor's close friendship with the veteran actor September 17, 2014

    New Delhi: For actress Sonam Kapoor, charm and poise go handinhand. Dressed in a festivelooking Manish Arora skirt, she spoke to us with her trademark candour. When we asked her 'who' she was wearing, Sonam said cheerfully, "Oh this is a skirt from Manish Arora's latest couture collection. He very kindly...
  • Anupam Kher: For me, a flood situation in Kashmir is as much a matter of concern as in Bihar or Assam September 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Anupam Kher is deeply concerned about the alarming flood situation in Jammu and Kashmir which has so far taken over 200 lives, though not as a Kashmiri but as an Indian. Reasons Anupam, "Why must we react to a calamity according to our antecedents? For me, a flood situation...
  • Anil Kapoor: Learnt more about the Mahatma from Attenborough's Gandhi than the history lessons in school August 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Paying tributes to late Oscarwinning actorfilmmaker Richard Attenborough Monday, Indian celebrities like Anil Kapoor and Shobhaa De recalled the importance of his monumental film "Gandhi", which brought Mahatma Gandhi's life story alive cinematically for the generations to come. Attenborough died in London Sunday night following prolonged illness. He was 90....
  • 'If you've been fighting with your parents and you watch this film, you'll feel like making up with them,' says Salman Khan in this '90s 'Hum Aapke Hain Koun...!' making video August 5, 2014

    Are you a Rajshree fan? Do you find it hard to change the channel when 'Maine Pyaar Kiya' is on TV? Are 'Didi tera devar deewana' and 'Wah wah raamji' some of your favourite wedding songs? Did you ask your parents for a fluffy white Pomeranian dog when you were...
  • Anupam Kher takes to Twitter to thank fans for wishing him a speedy recovery July 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Anupam Kher is recovering from the minor surgery he underwent recently for the removal of a cyst in the upper eyelid. The 59yearold talk show host thanked all his fans for their wishes on Twitter. "Thank you for your warm wishes for my eye cyst surgery. It...
  • Akshay Kumar starrer 'Shaukeen' set for Nov 7 release July 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Abhishek Sharmadirected remake of Basu Chatterjee's 1982 film 'Shaukeen' will hit the screens in the first week of November. Seasoned actors like Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor and Paresh Rawal along with Bollywood action star Akshay Kumar and actress Lisa Haydon will be seen in the film, which revolves around three...