Bejoy Nambiar

  • Amitabh Bachchan gears up for Vidhu Vinod Chopra's next; enjoys pre-shooting sessions 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan has commenced preparations for Vidhu Vinod Chopra's next production venture to be directed by Bejoy Nambiar. Besides the 71-year-old actor, the film, which is a story about a chess player, also stars Farhan Akhtar. Bachchan says he is enjoying the pre-shooting sessions and thinks it is a...
  • Parvathy Omanakuttan: 'Pizza' will prove I am just not a model July 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Former Miss India Parvathy Omanakuttan, who is starring in supernatural thriller 'Pizza', says the film will prove that she is more than a glamorous face. Parvathy, 27, who won the beauty pageant in 2008 and since then acted in a couple of films in South, stars opposite actor Akshay...
  • Parvathy Omanakuttan felt supernatural presence on sets of 'Pizza 3D' July 8, 2014

    Chennai: Actress Parvathy Omanakuttan, who was born on Friday the 13th, not only believes in the supernatural, but reads books on spirits and witchcraft. She says that while shooting for her upcoming film "Pizza 3D", she felt supernatural presence around her. On the first day of her shoot, Parvathy heard a...
  • Can't direct horror film, scared of that genre: Bejoy Nambiar July 7, 2014

    Mumbai: He has produced forthcoming horror drama 'Pizza', but Bejoy Nambiar says he can't think of directing a film in the same genre. "I am s**t scared of horror. I don't think I can ever direct a horror film. But I have a director who is so confident about his craft....
  • Bejoy Nambiar: I don't think I can ever direct a horror film July 6, 2014

    Mumbai: He has produced forthcoming horror drama 'Pizza', but Bejoy Nambiar says he can't think of directing a film in the same genre. "I am s**t scared of horror. I don't think I can ever direct a horror film. But I have a director who is so confident about his craft....
  • Bejoy Nambiar wanted 'Kuku Mathur Ki Jhand Ho Gayi' to reach out to a wider audience July 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Bejoy Nambiar says the debacle of his last film production "Kuku Mathur Ki Jhand Ho Gayi" left him upset. He believes the movie was not promoted well. "I am very upset about it. I was hoping that it reaches out to a wider audience as it was a special...
  • Kuku Mathur Ki Jhand Ho Gayi: Tweet review May 30, 2014

    The quirky title of this movie certainly generates curiosity and that's what takes us to the theatre to find out more about the movie. With all fresh star cast, 'Kuku Mathur Ki Jhand Ho Gayi' is the story of a middle-class Delhi boy Kuku Mathur- who dreams of opening his...
  • Farhan Akhtar keen to work in Bejoy Nambiar's next October 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor-director Farhan Akhtar has said director Bejoy Nambiar offered him a script and he liked it so much that he is keen to work in the movie. "I have really liked the script he gave me. He was planning to cast Amitabh Bachchan in a key part. I hope to...
  • I'm glad Woody Allen took a stand against anti-smoking warning: Shoojit October 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Hollywood filmmaker Woody Allen won't release his latest work 'Blue Jasmine' in India, objecting to anti-smoking warnings being inserted into his film. It has evoked a mixed response from Indian filmmakers - some are glad that he took a stand while others are okay with the statutory warning. Here is...
  • Dipannita, Arunoday in Bejoy Nambiar's next September 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Actors Dipannita Sharma and Arunoday Singh will be seen in Bejoy Nambiar's Tamil remake film 'Pizza'. Nambiar is set to produce Hindi remake of Tamil film, which revolves around a pizza delivery boy and how his life takes a turn after one particular delivery. "I am shooting for two films....
  • Arvind Swamy to make a comeback in Bollywood? July 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Popular southern actor Arvind Swamy is likely to make a comeback in Bollywood with filmmaker Bejoy Nambiar's next project. The southern actor, who is known for starring in films like 'Roja' and 'Bombay', has been approached by Nambiar's for his film, where Swamy has a prominent role. "We met...
  • Has Aditya Roy Kapur replaced Shahid in Bejoy Nambiar's next? July 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Bejoy Nambiar may rope in Aditya Roy Kapur for his next film, but says the last word on the cast will happen only when he finishes the scripting. Known for directing films like 'David' and 'Shaitan', the director hasn't titled his film yet. "I am still writing my next film...
  • After 'David' Bejoy Nambiar to remake 'Pizza'? May 5, 2013

    Ace director Bejoy Nambiar, who has recently given superhits like 'David' and 'Shaitaan' is excited about his new project. Bejoy made his debut in films with thriller 'Shaitaan'(2011)starring Kalki Kolechin, Shiv Pandit, Rajeev Khandeval. The film received positive feedbacks from the critics. The film received many awards including Screen Best...
  • Vaibhav to play the lead in 'Pizza 2: Villa' March 5, 2013

    Chennai: Southern actor Vaibhav Reddy has been roped in to play the lead in the upcoming Tamil film 'Pizza 2: Villa', a sequel to Tamil horror-thriller "Pizza". 'Pizza' starred Vijay Sethupathi and was one of the biggest low-budget hits of 2012. Directed by Karthik Subbaraj, the film's story revolved around the...
  • What happens to a director whose film fails commercially? February 26, 2013

    New Delhi: What happens to a director whose film fails at the Box Office? Does it crush him? Does it leave him a cynic? Bejoy Nambiar, the 33-year-old director of 'David', says it really tempts him to sell out to the Bollywood 'formula' and make a commercially safe film. But he...
  • David: In conversation with Neil Nitin Mukesh February 7, 2013

    Neil Nitin Mukesh seems pretty happy with the positive reviews for his performance in Bejoy Nambiar's 'David', where he plays a gangster from the 70s. We caught the actor and got him talking about 'David', his upcoming films and even his love life. ...
  • David: In conversation with Vikram February 6, 2013

    Bejoy Nambiar's 'David' might not be doing so well at the box office currently but Vikram's performance has become the talk of the town. ...
  • Simply South: 'Kadal' and 'David' fail to impress at the box office February 6, 2013

    Mani Ratnam's 'Kadal' and Bejoy Nambiar's 'David' which released last Friday have both failed to impress at the box office. Coming up next is Kamal Haasan's much delayed 'Vishwaroopam' which will hit the screens in Tamil Nadu on February 7. ...
  • Bejoy Nambiar: You can't please everyone, but you can try harder February 5, 2013

    Director Bejoy Nambiar joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on his movie 'David'. Q. Why 3 stories in Hindi and only two in Tamil? When people in India can watch & enjoy Hollywood movies, why can't one common format for both instead of this region specific strategy? Asked by: Bharath A....
  • 'David' earns Rs 1.52 crore in two days February 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Bejoy Nambiar's Bollywood debut 'Shaitan' did wonders for the filmmaker, but his second offering doesn't seem to impress at the box office. The Hindi version of 'David' was released this Friday and the film has open to a low response at the ticket window. Within two days of...
  • Decoding 'David': The story of the father and son January 31, 2013

    New Delhi: I'd forgive director Bejoy Nambiar most things, including three hours of a rambling story that stretches, yawns and winks at you, daring you to enjoy it at the pace it sets for you, or simply leave. In the end, I made my peace with 'David' - a story...
  • Vinay Virmani: Can't wait to show 'David' to Akshay January 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Vinay Virmani has signed French director Jean-Francois Pouliot's new film after receiving rapturous pre-release accolades for his performance as a young street musician, the youngest protagonist, in 'David'. Pouliot's film is an oddball comedy entitled 'Doctor Cabby', about a young Indian doctor in New York who finds himself working...
  • Release of 'David' in Telugu gets postponed January 30, 2013

    The makers of Vikram-Jiiva starrer 'David', have formally stated that the Tamil and Hindi versions of the movie will get released on February 1, but the Telugu version has to wait for a week more. Starring actors Tabu, Lara Datta and Isha Shravani,'David's music is directed by a motley...
  • 'David' gets U/A certificate, cleared with two cuts January 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Bejoy Nambiar's much talked-about 'David' has been cleared by the Censor Board Of Film Certification(CBFC) with just two minor cuts in the part featuring actor Vinay Virmani. The film was cleared late Monday night. According to sources, the examining committee of the CBFC had ordered prominent cuts in the part featuring...
  • After 'Vishwaroopam', song from 'David' offends Muslim groups January 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Bejoy Nambiar has decided to remove Lucky Ali's song 'Ya Hussain' from his new film 'David' after some groups objected to it. However, he has retained the tune in the movie. A section of the Muslim community had urged Nambiar to remove the song as they felt it does...
  • Actor Jiiva to star in Bejoy Nambiar's 'David' January 23, 2013

    Known for his brilliant craft, Bejoy Nambiar was has been a former assistant of Mani Ratnam in the early days of his career. News has it, that this movie revolves around two men who share the same name in life and how their life unfolds ahead. The confusion was whether or...
  • Neil Nitin Mukesh is a revelation in 'David': Nambiar January 21, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Shaitan' director Bejoy Nambiar, who is looking forward to the release of his second film 'David', is confident that its lead actor Neil Nitin Mukhesh will surprise everyone in the action-thriller. The 33-year-old filmmaker chose newcomers in his directorial debut 'Shaitan' and this time around he has gone...
  • 'David': 'Dama Dam' song will be part of the film January 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Bejoy Nambiar says he had no intentions of hurting the religious sentiments of any community by using the song "Dama dam mast kalandar" for his upcoming film 'David'. He also says the song will continue to be a part of the movie. "I will stick to my statement. We...
  • Bejoy Nambiar's 'David': In conversation with three Davids January 18, 2013

    After his very edgy story of 'Shaitan', filmmaker Bejoy Nambiar is ready with 'David' - an action thriller starring, Neil Nitin Mukesh , Southern Actor Vikram and Vinay Virmani. Sunanda Wong caught with the actors and got them talking about the film and more. ...
  • David: In conversation with Neil Nitin Mukesh and Monica Dogra January 16, 2013

    Bejoy Nambiar, who directed the very stylish and very edgy film, 'Shaitan', is back with his next, 'David'. Lets watch what its stars Neil Nitin Mukesh and Monica Dogra has to say about the film. ...