Comedy

  • Watch: 10 incredible stunts of comedy legend Buster Keaton you probably haven't seen before September 6, 2014

    Renowned film critic Roger Ebert once wrote of Buster Keaton that he is "arguably the greatest actor-director in the history of the movies." Keaton, a comedy legend whose dead pan expression in all his sketches earned him the name 'The Great Stone Face', performed his stunts himself. Some of the stunts...
  • Watch: Got 'Bhai Zoned' on Raksha Bandhan by the woman you wanted to date? You need to see this to know what you are doing wrong August 9, 2014

    It is a widely accepted fact that if a guy is 'Bhai Zoned', there is just no chance for him to try his luck of wooing that girl. While being a brother to any woman is the highest honour, it isn't good for your dating profile. A video by Culture Machine,...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you identify these Bollywood celebrities posing with Kapil Sharma? August 7, 2014

    You have loved him for his comic timing and the jokes he crack on the celebrity guests who come on his show 'Comedy Nights with Kapil'. If you are so familiar with his jokes, can you guess the name of the celebrities who appeared on Kapil Sharma's show? ...
  • Initial contract was of 26 episodes: Kapil Sharma on 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' August 3, 2014

    Surat: The hugely-popular 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' has completed 100 episodes and the show's host-producer Kapil Sharma says that initially he was asked to do only 26 episodes. The comedy show, which went on air in June 2013 on Colors, gives a distinctive take on the everyday life of a common...
  • Actress Upasana Singh to play mother-in-law August 2, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Upasana Singh, known for playing Pinky Bua in "Comedy Nights with Kapil", will soon be seen playing a cunning mother-in-law. Upasana, who has also been a part of movies including "Mujhse Shaadi Karogi" and "Golmaal Returns", is set to portray a "saas" in forthcoming show "Uff Yeh Nadaniyaan" that...
  • Quick Quiz: Can you identify these celebrities with Gutthi on the sets of 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' July 31, 2014

    Yes it has been confirmed that Sunil Grover will be back in his drag act as the girl-next-door Gutthi on 'Comedy Nights with Kapil'. Considering the impact Gutthi left with her antics and comic timings, identifying the celebrities she left in splits on the show wouldn't be difficult. Take the...
  • 10 rib-tickling Gutthi memes from 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' July 30, 2014

    Last week Sunil Grover returned on 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' and he entertained the audience by playing Kapil's father-in-law. But all those who missed his famous 'Gutthi' look need not to be disappointed because, this week Sunil will revive Gutthi and will be seen in Gutthi's garb. This character became...
  • Finally! Sunil Grover back as Gutthi on 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' July 30, 2014

    Mumbai: After making a comeback to 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' as Kapil Sharma's onscreen father-in-law, actor Sunil Grover will now be back in his drag act as the girl-next-door Gutthi. The beloved character will return to the screen on the forthcoming weekend in the episode where Akshay Kumar would feature with...
  • Now Sunil Grover to play Kapil Sharma's father-in-law in 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' July 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Comedian Sunil Grover, whose popularity went several notches higher when he essayed the drag act of Guthhi on 'Comedy Nights with Kapil', is now back on the show. This time, Sunil will be seen as a stubborn and obnoxious father-in-law to the show's lead Kapil Sharma. Sunil left the hugely...
  • Kapil Sharma to attend Yuvraj Singh's charity event July 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Comedian Kapil Sharma will attend a charity event in aid of cancer, organised by cricketer Yuvraj Singh in London Monday. Kapil had been rushing through shooting of "Comedy Nights With Kapil" to create a bank of episodes so he could leave in time to be part of the special cause. "Yuvraj...
  • 'McHale's Navy' yes-man actor Bob Hastings dies July 3, 2014

    Reuters: Veteran Hollywood actor Bob Hastings, best-remembered as a bootlicking lieutenant in the 1960s television World War Two comedy "McHale's Navy," has died at the age of 89. Hastings died at his home in Burbank, California, on Monday after a lengthy battle with prostate cancer, granddaughter Allison Knowles said. The Brooklyn-born Hastings...
  • If you still haven't watched 'Humshakals', you need to see the 5 stages humans go through while viewing a Sajid Khan film June 28, 2014

    While Sajid Khan and the cast of the latest movie Humshakals are rejoicing the success of having collected over 40 crores in its opening weekend, but the movie has received nothing apart from negative reviews. Sajid Khan's directorial film has been widely panned even by audiences across social media who said...
  • I am bored of comedies, don't know how to bring anything new to the genre: Riteish Deshmukh June 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Riteish Deshmukh, who is known for films like 'Housefull' and 'Grand Masti', says he is bored of doing comedy. Riteish, 35, is known for his comic timing and has won several awards for best performance in a comic role. "I am bored of doing comedies and more than...
  • It's sad that his show is coming to an end now: Shraddha Kapoor on 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' June 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Sidharth Malhotra and Shraddha Kapoor are upset that Kapil Sharma's popular show "Comedy Nights With Kapil" will soon go off air. Shraddha, who has never been to "Comedy Nights...", hopes that soon she would get an opportunity to be on the show as a guest. "I have never been to Kapil's...
  • Rajinikanth praises Tamil comedy 'Mundasupatti' June 16, 2014

    Chennai: Superstar Rajinikanth recently watched Tamil comedy "Mundasupatti" and lauded its makers for giving audiences a perfect family entertainer. He also heaped praise on the performances of the film's lead actors. A story set against a superstitious village, the film features Vishnu Vishal, Nandita, Ramadass and Kaali Venkat in lead roles. "I...
  • 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' to go off air from September June 15, 2014

    New Delhi: 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' is set to go off air from September, but will return with everything new, tweeted the show's host and producer Kapil Sharma Sunday. Lately, there were reports about Kapil planning on doing the show once a week instead of twice as he would be busy...
  • 'Silicon Valley' HBO's funny and sometimes painfully real mockumentary finds fans in tech June 1, 2014

    Palo Alto: When HBO rolled out a mockumentary poking fun at high tech this spring, Silicon Valley checked it out. Initially, its namesake geeks and nerds who spend their days coding, developing and hacking in a red hot tech economy weren't so sure it was funny: "Most startups are a soap...
  • Had to make my own ground when Sunil Grover left: Kiku Sharda May 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Comedian Kiku Sharda, who entertains viewers with his drag act as Palak in 'Comedy Nights With Kapil', says he had to go out of his way to make comedy sequences in the TV show more appealing after Sunil Grover left the show. Kiku and Sunil made a delightful duo...
  • After Sunil Gavaskar and Sehwag, Kapil Dev to shoot with Kapil Sharma May 14, 2014

    New Delhi: Kapil Dev will meet Kapil Sharma on 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' very soon! Indian cricket legend Kapil Dev is said to have been keen to be part of the comedy show ever since he saw Sunil Gavaskar and Virender Sehwag's appearance. "Kapil (Sharma) is extremely thrilled because he has been...
  • Hosting TV shows is the most boring job: Krushna Abhishek May 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Krushna Abhishek says he likes to entertain the family audience, and so, a sex comedy is something he will never take up. "I think below-the-belt comedy affects your image and you tend to lose your family audience if you do sex comedies. I've done lots of show all over the...
  • Watch: Sushmita Sen performs an aerial act on 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' May 5, 2014

    She might not be seen in movies that often, but that doesn't stop Sushmita Sen from being everyone's favourite. The former Miss Universe came on the sets of 'Comedy Nights with Kapil' and had a fun time there. Kapil Sharma's witty one-liners tickled her funny bone and she interacted with...
  • Comedian Kapil Sharma's Narendra Modi tweet causes an uproar May 1, 2014

    Mumbai: Comedian Kapil Sharma's innocuous re-tweet of Bharatiya Janata Party's Prime Ministerial candidate Narendra Modi's remark comparing Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi's speeches to Kapil's comedy sparked of an ugly Twitter battle between supporters and opponents of Modi. Kapil had to hastily delete the Modi tweet and plead with his...
  • Yahoo to release two new comedy series next year; aims to take on Netflix, Hulu April 29, 2014

    New York: Yahoo will release two new comedy series next year in hopes of becoming an even more serious player in Internet video programming. The expansion announced Monday during a presentation in New York makes Yahoo Inc. the latest technology company to mount a challenge to Netflix Inc., which runs the...
  • I'll ask my wife before doing a sex comedy: Govinda April 26, 2014

    Tampa Bay: Bollywood's undisputed king of comedy, actor Govinda, has nothing against sex comedies, which are a trend in tinsel towns nowadays. However, whether he will be part of such a project or not is a decision he would want to consult his wife for. Asked about his take on sex...
  • 'Revolver Rani': Bollywood gets its first woman 'hero' in Kangana Ranaut after a long, long time April 25, 2014

    New Delhi: She wears conical bras, has wild, curly hair and proudly sports a sun-kissed, tanned look. With a revolver as her weapon of choice, she sports army jackets, salwar and combat boots. She's loud, crass and violent -- but she also has a soft side. Talented actress Kangana Ranaut portrays...