Barbara Mori

  • Recognise desi beauties, not foreigners: Abhishek May 19, 2012

    Mumbai: Giselli Monteiro, Barbara Mori, Amy Jackson... A slew of foreign beauties are playing key roles in Bollywood films. But director Abhishek Kapoor feels this obsession with "white girls" can be damaging to 'desi' actresses. "Our obsession with white girls playing lead in Indian films is extremely detrimental to the psyche...
  • Mike Tyson, Navjot Singh Sidhu in Bigg Boss 5 September 21, 2011

    New Delhi: There's some good and bad news. The good news is legendary boxer Mike Tyson will appear on the new season of popular reality television show Bigg Boss that forces celebrity guests to stay in confinement for a period of time for prize money. But here's the bad news....
  • Barbara Mori back in Bollywood April 18, 2011

    Mumbai: Mexican actress Barbara Mori has signed her second Bollywood movie and reportedly she is being paid $300,000 (over Rs.1.3 crore) for her role in Fever, which also stars Rajeev Khandelwal. The Hindi film will be directed by Rajeev Jhaveri and Ravi Agrawal is producing it. A source said that the...
  • 'Kites' world TV premiere slated on Colors June 10, 2010

    New Delhi: The world television premiere rights of Hrithik Roshan-starrer Kites have been sold to Colors channel within a month of the film's release. It will be telecast in India, US and Britain June 27. "We endeavour to bring the biggest Bollywood blockbusters to our viewers, right in the comfort of...
  • Masand: 'Kites' is an ambitious, brave experiment May 23, 2010

    Cast: Hrithik Roshan, Barbara Mori, Kabir Bedi, Kangana Ranaut Director: Anurag Basu Appropriate that Brett Ratner, director of such bloated Hollywood blockbusters as Rush Hour and X:Men: The Last Stand decided to put his weight behind the Hrithik Roshan-starrer Kites, itself an all-too-familiar yet engaging popcorn flick about lovers on the...
  • Janta Verdict: Hrithik loses out to Shrek May 22, 2010

    Mumbai: The time has come for film lovers to enjoy a good weekend. They don’t have many options, but that makes it all the more easy for them. On the one hand there is Shrek Forever After, an animation 3D film directed by Mike Mitchell and on the other hand...
  • 'Kites' boycotted in Karnataka for breaking norms May 21, 2010

    Bangalore: Hritihik Roshan and Barbara Mori starrer 'Kites' has been banned across theatres in Karnataka by the Karnataka Film Chamber of Commerce (KFCC). The KFCC has called for a ban and peaceful protest against the screening of 'Kites' across the state claiming that the movie violates state industry norms. The president of...
  • Roshans, Barbara in NY 'Kites' premiere May 21, 2010

    'Kites' will be released in both shorter and longer version in US. ...
  • Can Hrithik-Barbara break Aamir's record? May 27, 2010

    Mumbai: After a drab and dreary first quarter, movie lovers in India are really looking forward to the much-hyped, action-packed drama Kites. Starring Hrithik Roshan and Latina beauty Barbara Mori, theatre owners are all out to cash in on the situation by keeping an option for paid preview at various...
  • Celeb Bio: Who is Barbara Mori? May 18, 2010

    What comes to your mind when you hear the name, Barbara Mori? That she is hot. And that she is Hrithik Roshan's girl in Kites. Surely there's more to this actress than just oomph. Let's find out. Roots Thirty-two-year-old Barbara's full name is Barbara Mori Ochoa. Her roots make her truly belong...
  • Hrithik makes Times Square traffic stop! May 18, 2010

    New York: Hrithik Roshan proved a real traffic-stopper when he sprinted across 42nd Street in New York his eager fans gathered for the premiere of his much-talked about film"Kites. On Sunday evening when Hrithik along with his co-star Barbara Mori, director Anurag Basu, wife Sussane, parents Rakesh and Pinky Roshan, and...
  • 'Kites' premieres in New York May 17, 2010

    New York: Hrithik Roshan-Barbara Mori starrer Kites premiered in New York on Sunday, that's even before its Indian premiere Kites opens in the US on May 20…and a week later, it opens again, but as Kites: The Remix – this will be a shorter version of the film edited by Brett...
  • Making of Hrithik-Barbara's 'Kites' May 17, 2010

    Check out on location shots of the most talked about Hrithik Roshan film, Kites. The film releases May 21, 2010. ...
  • 'Kaho Naa...' to 'Kites': Hrithik reminisces May 16, 2010

    New York: It was an emotional moment for actor Hrithik Roshan, as he witnessed a screening of his debut movie Kaho Naa... Pyaar Hai here and talked about his decade-long Bollywood journey leading to super stardom. The 36-year-old, who is on a promotional tour for his upcoming international love story Kites...
  • 'Kites, a step to make Indian films global' May 14, 2010

    Mumbai: Director Anurag Basu believes Indian films are far from being global and his new film Kites is finally an endeavour to reach out to the non-diaspora audience abroad. Not only does it star a Mexican actress and a Bollywood hero with international looks but it also has a crisper...
  • Barbara to do a Spanish film with Hrithik April 29, 2010

    Get set to hear Hrithik Roshan speak in Spanish. Besides the two-hour-10-minute Hindi and one-hour-30-minute English versions of Kites, the film will be released in Spanish as well. Confirming this development Sanjeev Lamba, CEO of Reliance Big Picture, said, "Yes, we are indeed on the verge of closing a deal for...
  • B'wood seemed funny, fascinating: Barbara April 28, 2010

    Mexican beauty Barbara Mori, who makes her Bollywood debut with Kites, says she finds the melodrama and song-dance sequences of Hindi films 'funny yet fascinating'. She is also amazed at the brouhaha kissing scenes generate in India. "I knew nothing about Bollywood when Kites came to me. Rakesh Roshan (producer) and...
  • Barbara Mori in India to promote 'Kites' April 20, 2010

    Mexican actress Barbara Mori, who is playing the lead opposite Bollywood actor Hrithik Roshan in his much-awaited Kites, arrived in India Monday for promotion of the film. Directed by Anurag Basu, Kites is a love story that crosses borders and linguistic barriers. It’s a tale of romance between an Indian man...
  • Sneak Peek: Hrithik Roshan-starrer Kites February 15, 2010

    Here's a first look at the much-awaited Hrithik Roshan-starrer Kites. ...
  • Hrithik-starrer Kites to release on May 21 February 10, 2010

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rakesh Roshan's eagerly awaited romantic saga Kites, which stars Hrithik Roshan and Mexican model Barbara Mori, will be released on May 21. The film has two versions - English and Hindi and the trailer of the Hindi version will hit 1,700 screens worldwide on Friday, while the trailer of...
  • Kites may release a month earlier than plan September 5, 2009

    Mumbai: The latest rumour doing the rounds in the trade circles is that Kites may not release on January 15 next year at all! Instead the movie might hit the screens almost a month before the scheduled date - ie December 18, 2009. Apparently it is Rakesh Roshan's idea to push...
  • Hrithik-Barbara starrer Kites to release in Dec June 22, 2009

    Mumbai: The much-talked about Hrithik Roshan starrer Kites is scheduled for December release and producer Rakesh Roshan and director Anurag Basu have also agreed on how different the English and Hindi versions of the film would be. The supposed steamy scenes between Hrithik and his co-star Barbara Mori would be the...
  • Hrithik, Suzanne into Vivaah, wedding planners with difference June 12, 2009

    Mumbai: Hrithik Roshan and his wife Suzanne Khan celebrate another Vivaah (wedding). The filmstar and his wife launched Country Vivah, a one stop wedding destination in Mumbai. If you thought Hrithik Roshan and wife Suzanne were headed for splitsville, here’s proof that they are not. The much-in-love couple appeared to suggest that...
  • Sensuality in Kites not to titillate: Rakesh Roshan June 6, 2009

    New Delhi: Actor-turned filmmaker Rakesh Roshan, who openly admits that he would love to work with his superstar son Hrithik in every film of his, says their latest offering Kites may have made news for its sensuous scenes, but the sensuality is "not meant to titillate". Question: Your films have...
  • Barbara steals Kites thunder, Kangana doesn't mind June 2, 2009

    Mumbai: After playing a model in Madhur Bhandarkar's Fashion and walking the ramp a number of times on and off the screen, one would think Kanagana Ranaut has mastered the art, but sometimes even a pro can falter - like she actress did, when she tripped on her clothes while...
  • After chemistry, Barbara learns English from Hrithik May 23, 2009

    Mumbai: It's not just fame that Kites has brought to Mexican actress Barbara Mori. She has also learnt English while shooting for the romantic-action thriller and it was none other than co-star Hrithik Roshan who turned teacher on the sets. Apparently Barbara and Hrithik made a pact. Hrithik would teach...
  • A good cause: Hrithik reaches out to AIDS affected May 21, 2009

    Mumbai: After the first look of Kites was unveiled at Cannes Film Festival last week, Hrithik Roshan's next stop was a candlelight memorial for the AIDS affected in Mumbai. And joining him for the good cause were his wife Suzzane Roshan, actor Nandita Das and author Shobha De. "I was in...
  • Photogallery: Hrithik, Barbara promote Kites at Cannes May 20, 2009

    Actor Hrithik Roshan and Barbara Mori promoted their upcoming film Kites, produced by Rakesh Roshan, on day two of 62nd Cannes Film Festival. ...
  • Read his lips: Hrithik says kissing Barbara no big deal May 15, 2009

    Mumbai: Hrithik Roshan has made news for a lip-lock again, this time with Latin co-star Barbara Mori in Kites. But the actor says she helped him discard his inhibitions and they kissed like real-life couples. "Why are we even talking about kissing? Is that such a big deal? Hasn't our...
  • Hrithik, Barbara in Cannes to promote Kites May 14, 2009

    Mumbai: Bollywood star Hrithik Roshan is set to attend the special screening of his much-talked about film Kites with co-star Barbara Mori, said his father Rakesh Roshan who also added that he will project the movie as his production house's first truly international product. Director Anurag Basu will also be there...