Anupam Kher

  • Anupam Kher to conduct acting workshop at IIFA 2014 06-04-2014 12:20 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood veteran Anupam Kher has been appointed to conduct an acting workshop as part of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards in the US later this month. His directorial venture, a short film, will also be screened. IIFA is scheduled to make its US debut this...
  • Anupam Kher's 'I Went Shopping for Robert De Niro' to premiere at IIFA 05-04-2014 05:31 PM

    Mumbai: Noted actor Anupam Kher's short film 'I Went Shopping for Robert De Niro' will be premiered at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards in Florida, US. Titled 'I Went Shopping for Robert De Niro', the film will have a world premiere on the second day of the IIFA...
  • Snapshot: Anupam Kher seeks support for his wife and BJP candidate Kirron Kher 05-04-2014 03:11 PM

    Versatile actor, self-proclaimed aware Indian, and husband of Chadigarh's BJP candidate Kirron Kher, actor Anupam Kher has been busy these days, promoting his wife. He was seen meeting people, interacting with voters and standing solidly by his wife in Chandigarh, recently. Meanwhile, Kirron is trying to be active on the...
  • I promise to fulfill my duties sincerely: Kirron Kher 31-03-2014 05:31 PM

    Mumbai: Known for her sophisticated and ornate taste in expensive saris and jewellery, Kirron Kher disregards the advice that she must dress simply during her rallies as a Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for the Lok Sabha election from Chandigarh. She believes she doesn't need to "act" like a politician...
  • Snapshot: Amitabh Bachchan hugs Rajinikanth, lauds Soundarya's efforts at the trailer launch of 'Kochadaiiyaan' 31-03-2014 11:52 AM

    Amitabh Bachchan, who launched the Hindi trailer of Tamil superstar and close friend Rajinikanth's upcoming film 'Kochadaiiyaan' in Mumbai recently, was so impressed with the film that he had no words to express his opinion. Lauding Rajinikanth's daughter Soundarya's efforts, he said, "I am finding it difficult to find words...
  • I am Rajinikanth's biggest fan; he's the original superstar: Kajol 31-03-2014 09:36 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Kajol who attended the Hindi trailer launch of 'Kochadaiiyaan' on Sunday said she is Rajinikanth's biggest fan. "I am super excited for this...I am Rajinikanth's biggest fan. He is the original superstar I look up to him. If I get an opportunity to work with him there are...
  • 'O Teri' review: The film is too shrill, too convoluted and too dumb 28-03-2014 10:35 PM

    Cast: Pulkit Samrat, Bilal Amrohi, Sarah Jane Dias, Anupam Kher, Vijay Raaz, Mandira Bedi Director: Umesh Bisht It must take a special kind of talent to make a film as incoherent and inept as O Teri. I've seen eight-year-olds put up skits in their building compound that were more engaging...
  • B-Town salutes Bhagat Singh, Rajguru on 83rd death anniversary 23-03-2014 05:46 PM

    Mumbai: Celebrities like Anupam Kher, Sudhir Mishra and Madhur Bhandarkar paid respects to the late Bhagat Singh, Shivaram Hari Rajguru and Sukhdev Thapar - heroes of India's independence struggle - on their 83rd death anniversary Sunday. The martyrs have been portrayed on the big screen several times. Some of the...
  • 'Gang of Ghosts' review: Easy steps to ruin a potentially good film 21-03-2014 07:32 PM

    How to ruin a potential cult film. Take a super hit regional film. Copy it word by word, scene by scene. Put dollops of Bollywood commercial elements in it. Completely misinterpret each and every point of the original script and just do a token service to some burning issues of...
  • Gang Of Ghosts: A comedy is never complete without a tragic element, says Satish Kaushik 21-03-2014 11:55 AM

    New Delhi: What happens when you put personalities from different time periods together? And what if they are not even alive? The upcoming film 'Gang of Ghosts', adapted from the hit Bengali film 'Bhooter Bhabishyat' promises to deal with this subject in a hilarious manner. In the city to promote...
  • Kirron is getting ready for a long innings in politics: Anupam Kher 20-03-2014 02:57 PM

    Mumbai: Anupam Kher says neither he and nor his wife Kirron Kher were disturbed when she was greeted with eggs and black flags on her arrival in Chandigarh as the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for the forthcoming Lok Sabha elections. Kirron landed in Chandigarh on Tuesday. She was reportedly...
  • Proud that Kirron is fighting elections from Chandigarh, says Anupam Kher 20-03-2014 10:26 AM

    New Delhi: Anupam Kher feels his wife Kirron, BJP's Lok Sabha nominee from Chandigarh, has the qualities to make a great politician and the veteran actor says he would "definitely" campaign for her. "I am not associated with any political party. I have only campaigned once that was 25 years...
  • BJP candidate Kirron Kher joins Twitter to connect with the masses 19-03-2014 09:59 AM

    Chandigarh: Actress Kirron Kher, who is the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) candidate for the Chandigarh Lok Sabha seat, Tuesday joined microblogging site Twitter to build a "direct connection" with the public. "Time I get on Twitter and make direct connection with all of you! I'm the BJP candidate from Chandigarh....
  • I work for my audience, not critics: Anupam Kher 16-03-2014 05:17 PM

    Mumbai: His audience's views are more important to him than of the critics, says actor Anupam Kher. His recent release 'Total Siyappa' was not well received by the critics and neither was the earlier film 'Gori Tere Pyaar Mein'. But the actor, who has managed to pull off some unbelievable...
  • Shraddha Kapoor to play Rati Agnihotri's role in 'Shaukeen' remake? 12-03-2014 03:59 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Shraddha Kapoor is likely to step in the shoes of noted actress Rati Agnihotri for the remake of 'Shaukeen'. For the remake of Basu Chatterjee's 1982 hit film, the makers are looking for a new leading lady after Nargis Fakhri walked out citing date issues. The makers are...
  • Snapshot: Anupam Kher meets Ruskin Bond in Mussoorie 11-03-2014 05:21 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran Bollywood actor Anupam Kher, who is in Landour near Mussoorie to conduct a special coaching workshop, met Ruskin Bond at his residence and invited the celebrated author to relaunch his book.On Monday, Anupam met Bond for breakfast in Landour, where the author stays."My life is made. Met one...
  • I love teaching more than acting: Anupam Kher 09-03-2014 03:14 PM

    SMumbai: He is a versatile actor and successful too, but Anupam Kher says he enjoys teaching more than acting. The actor, who turned 59 Friday, runs acting institute Actor Prepares. "I love teaching more than I love acting. It's great to give out than to take from others. There is...
  • I like Anupam in negative roles, says wife Kirron Kher 08-03-2014 10:31 AM

    Mumbai: Kirron Kher says that instead of goody-goody roles, she enjoys seeing her husband and actor Anupam Kher essay negative roles. "I personally like Anupam doing negative roles. It's not easy to pull off negative characters and Anupam has managed to do it really well. I like him in negative...
  • 'Total Siyapaa' review: It is a premise ripe with comic potential 07-03-2014 10:33 PM

    Cast: Yami Gautam, Ali Zafar, Anupam Kher, Kirron Kher Director: E Niwas 'Total Siyapaa,' directed by E Niwas, puts a nice little spin on the typical meet-the-parents scenario. Asha (Vicky Donor's Yami Gautam) is a Punjabi girl living in London. When she brings home her boyfriend Aman (Ali Zafar) for...
  • Snapshot: Parineeti Chopra, Aditya Roy Kapur shoot for a song for 'Daawat-e-Ishq' 06-03-2014 11:37 AM

    Parineeti Chopra and Aditya Roy Kapur were currently spotted shooting for a song for their upcoming film 'Daawat-e-Ishq'. It is for the first time that Aditya and Parineeti have been paired together. Directed by Habib Faisal, the film also stars Anupam Kher and Karan Wahi. ...
  • Hope 'Tere Bin Laden 2' works for Sikander, says Kirron Kher 25-02-2014 02:12 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Kirron Kher hopes that 'Tere Bin Laden 2' does work wonders for her son Sikander, who has so far failed to make a mark in Bollywood. Sikander is Kirron's son with her first husband Gautam Berry. She is now married to actor Anupam Kher. When asked if...
  • 'Daawat-e-Ishq' is one of the best films of 2014: Anupam Kher 25-02-2014 01:37 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Anupam Kher, who will be seen in multiple films this year, has already picked his favourite. He says Yash Raj Films' 'Daawat-e-Ishq' is one of the best. "Now that 'Daawat-e-Ishq' shooting is almost coming to an end, I can proudly say that it is one of the best...
  • 'Gang of Ghosts' trailer crosses two lakh views on YouTube 16-02-2014 02:28 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Satish Kaushik's forthcoming movie 'Gang of Ghosts' has got over two million hits on video-sharing website YouTube. The first trailer of the movie was launched on YouTube Feb 11. "'Gang of Ghosts' trailer crosses two lakh hits today (Sunday)...Good natured, cultured bhoots (ghosts) are going to be seen...
  • Dubbing in Hindi? Enjoyed a lot, says Nargis Fakhri 14-02-2014 08:32 AM

    Model-turned-actress Nargis Fakhri, who is not so fluent in Hindi, got to dub for David Dhawan's forthcoming Bollywood movie 'Main Tera Hero' and she enjoyed doing it. "I am through with the dubbing. I dubbed in Hindi for the first time. It was awesome and scary. I did enjoy and...
  • Want to do more films with Anupam Kher, says Parineeti Chopra 13-02-2014 07:17 AM

    Mumbai: Parineeti Chopra doesn't feel that she is being typecast as the out-of-the-box bindaas rabble-rouser and contends instead that she has portrayed different characters in her films. She said: "To say that I am only playing bindaas characters is I think a very limited way of looking at the characters...
  • Anupam Kher to act in Sooraj Barjatya's next 'Bade Bhaiya' 29-01-2014 05:52 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Anupam Kher is all set to star in filmmaker Sooraj Barjatya's next directorial venture 'Bade Bhaiya'. Kher, 58, who was last seen in Barjatya's family drama 'Hum Aapke Hain Koun', took to Twitter to inform about his collaboration with the director. "Heard the script of Sooraj Barjatya's...
  • Confident 'American Hustle' will be favourite at Oscars: Anupam Kher 15-01-2014 02:59 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Anupam Kher, who hosted a special screening of comedy-drama 'American Hustle' for the students of his acting school - Actor Prepares, says he is confident that the film will shine at the Oscars this year. The film has been directed by director David O Russell, with whom...
  • 'Total Siyapaa' trailer: Ali Zafar, Yami return with a rom-com 26-11-2013 01:16 PM

    New Delhi: Real life couple Anupam Kher and Kirron Kher have been cast as a couple in romantic comedy 'Total Siyapaa'. The film's writer Neeraj Pandey says it was a conscious effort to bring them together on screen. The film is directed by E Niwas, and it features Ali Zafar...
  • Mahabharat trailer: Watch Big B, Vidya in the costliest Indian animation ever 21-11-2013 09:25 AM

    The tale of 'Mahabharat' has been given countless new avatars on small screen over the years, but it is for the first time that the mythological tale will be seen in an animated avatar on the 70mm. Directed by Amaan Khan, the film is apparently the most expensive animated film...
  • A true living legend: Bollywood on Sachin Tendulkar 15-11-2013 01:20 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood celebrities like Javed Akhtar, Abhishek Bachchan and Anupam Kher have praised and thanked master blaster Sachin Tendulkar for sharing his 'genius' with the world. Calling him 'a living legend', celebrities from tinsel town took to microblogging website Twitter to bid adieu to Tendulkar, who is playing his last...