Deewana

  • Technology has made it easier to spot real talent: Sonu Nigam 04-12-2013 05:18 PM

    New Delhi: Playback singer Sonu Nigam says that technology is a boon for the music industry as it has helped to distinguish talented singers from the rest. The 40-year-old singer said even though technology has given the opportunity to singers who are not good, it has also made it easier...
  • 'Ghayal Returns' is happening for sure: Sunny Deol 17-11-2013 04:36 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Sunny Deol, who was eagerly looking forward to work in 'Ghayal Returns', says the project has been jinxed, but he is determined to make it happen. 'Ghayal Returns' is a sequel to the 1990 revenge action drama 'Ghayal' and Sunny's stock rose further in filmdom post Rajkumar Santoshi...
  • Kristina Akheeva: Family support is essential 16-07-2013 11:53 AM

    Mumbai: Australian model-actress Kristina Akheeva, who shot to fame in Bollywood with director Sangeeth Sivan's 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2', says her family has supported her throughout. "Support from the family is so essential and I'm glad that my family has always been there for me," said Kristina. "My family was...
  • Following the Bhatts, Guddu Dhanoa plans to make 'Deewana' sequel 15-07-2013 04:46 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Guddu Dhanoa is gearing up to take the Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Deewana' ahead. 'Deewana' a 1992 romantic film was directed by Raj Kanwar and produced by Guddu Dhanoa. It starred Rishi Kapoor, Shah Rukh Khan and the late Divya Bharti. "We are making a romantic film but...
  • I am looking forward to meatier roles as an actor: Neha Sharma 11-06-2013 05:02 PM

    Sangeeth Sivan's 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' is a sequel to 2011 film 'Yamla Pagla Deewana', which was directed by Samir Karnik. The film features Dharmendra, Sunny Deol, Bobby Deol, Neha Sharma and Kristina Akheeva in the lead roles. This time the drama has shifted to UK while the last episode...
  • 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' earns Rs 16.6 cr in two days 10-06-2013 10:41 AM

    New Delhi: Despite aggressive promotion and marketing by Deols, their home production 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' (YPD 2) made a tepid start at the box office, raking in approximately Rs.16.6 crore in the first two days of its release. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted: "Rides on the star power of...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Yamla Pagla Deewana', 'After Earth' 08-06-2013 11:40 AM

    Rajeev Masand says 'Yamla Pagla Deewana' isn't all bad, but at 2 hours and 35 minutes it's overlong and repetitive and doesn't offer anything original. ...
  • 5 Salman Khan films that are celebrated in 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' 08-06-2013 10:16 AM

    New Delhi: The Deols are back with their latest venture 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2', but there is one Bollywood superstar who is an integral part of the film without being physically seen in it. Bobby Deol plays Gajodhar Singh in the film who adopts a new name Prem (tring!) to...
  • Sequel is a better film, assures Sunny Deol 07-06-2013 11:31 PM

    Dharmendra reunites with his sons Sunny and Bobby Deol for Yamla Pagla Deewana 2, and the legendary star insists tough guys can make you laugh. ...
  • Write your review: 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2'

    Rajeev Masand says 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' is overlong and repetitive. What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes. ...
  • 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' review: The jokes run out faster than popcorn 07-06-2013 10:30 PM

    Cast: Dharmendra, Bobby Deol, Sunny Deol, Anupam Kher, Neha Sharma Director: Sangeeth Sivan It's not even a key moment in the film, but the image of Dharmendra and an orangutan riding a scooter, swaying joyously to the tune of 'Yeh dosti hum nahin todenge', is a fair representation of the...
  • I'm lucky to have Madhuri Dixit as my fan: Dharmendra 07-06-2013 10:11 AM

    New Delhi: If life is good for superstar Dharmendra that's because laughter is frequent. So when Dharmendra visited the capital recently to promote his film 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2', which released on June 7, he, as expected, managed to cast a heartfelt laughing spell. Even though the fans had to...
  • 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' Tweet Review: First day, first show 07-06-2013 10:06 AM

    New Delhi: The Deols have the charm of their own but the trends have changed at the box-office in recent times. A good publicity drive can ensure a massive opening for a film but the absence of quality content can hamper its run at the ticket window. Sangeeth Sivan's 'Yamla...
  • Yamla Pagla Deewana 2: The crazy trio is back 06-06-2013 04:12 PM

    New Delhi: It seems that Punjabi tadka will rule the box office this weekend with heavy duty entertainment 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' hitting the screens Friday. The comedy drama, a sequel to 2011 movie 'Yamla Pagla Deewana', has taken the story to Britain this time and, unlike the previous film,...
  • Yamla Pagla Deewana 2: Dharmendra in conversation with Rajeev Masand 06-06-2013 03:20 PM

    Dharmendra reunites with his sons Sunny and Bobby Deol for 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2', which is directed by Sangeeth Sivana. ...
  • Why marketing has become so important in Bollywood 06-06-2013 10:09 AM

    New Delhi: In almost every interview to promote 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2', Sunny Deol brings up the point of spending huge amount of money on promotional events. The producers keep the promotional budget ready from the last day of shooting and they have their reasons for doing so, but there...
  • I wanted to make 'Ghayal' sequel in the 1990s: Sunny Deol 05-06-2013 03:04 PM

    New Delhi: Sunny Deol, who is returning to the big screen with father Dharmendra and brother Bobby for 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2', says he wanted to make a sequel of his 1990 film 'Ghayal' soon after its release but did not find enough support at that time. The 56-year-old actor...
  • My first failure in Bollywood affected me: Neha Sharma 05-06-2013 10:34 AM

    Mumbai: After making a successful debut in southern cinema with 'Chirutha', Neha Sharma was disappointed when her Bollywood debut 'Crook' bombed at the box office. She says she was in denial after that. "Honestly, my first (southern) film was a huge hit, so I didn't expect my first film here...
  • Yamla Pagla Deewana 2: Will it be another Rs 100 cr film? 05-06-2013 10:24 AM

    New Delhi: It seems that Punjabi tadka will rule the box office this weekend with heavy duty entertainment 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' hitting the screens Friday. The comedy drama, a sequel to 2011 movie 'Yamla Pagla Deewana', has taken the story to Britain this time and, unlike the previous film,...
  • Cinema has always been commercial for me: Sunny Deol 04-06-2013 04:32 PM

    Mumbai: Marketing a film is as crucial as deciding the cast and giving it finishing touches. Having understood the worth of film's marketing and promotional strategies, actor Sunny Deol has not only conditioned himself to grow comfortable with the idea of discussing his life - personal and professional, but also...
  • Bouncers protecting celebrities is a funny concept: Anupam Kher 02-06-2013 05:27 PM

    Mumbai: The trend of bouncers surrounding celebrities when they make a public appearance is a "funny" concept, says Anupam Kher and adds that they "deprive you of love and warmth from people". The 58-year-old was performing his autobiographical play 'Kucch Bhi Ho Sakta Hai' in the capital and he was...
  • Dharmendra talks about his movie 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' 01-06-2013 04:43 PM

    Directed by Sangeeth Sivan, the film features Sunny Deol, Dharmendra and Bobby Deol along with Neha Sharma and Kristina Akheeva as the female leads. ...
  • It was inspiring to know Dharmendra's story: Kristina 28-05-2013 03:54 PM

    Mumbai: Australian model-actress Kristina Akheeva is part of the Deols' home production 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2'. While working on the film she got to spend time with yesteryears star Dharmendra and was inspired by his life story. Describing 77-year-old Dharmendra as the 'most kindest' and 'most humble' person, he made...
  • My dad is my hero, says Sunny Deol 28-05-2013 01:13 PM

    Mumbai: He enjoys a huge fan club and many would be idolising him, but for Sunny Deol his 'protective' father Dharmendra, Bollywood's 'He Man' of the 1960s and 1970s, is his all-time favourite hero. "My dad is very protective about our family. In fact, we all are protective about each...
  • Promotions are waste of time, money: Sunny Deol 27-05-2013 03:17 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Sunny Deol, who is busy promoting his forthcoming family film 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2', which stars him along with his father Dharmendra and brother Bobby, finds promotional activities stressful. "It has become more stressful of late. It's a waste of money, waste of time, waste of everything! You...
  • Sunny Deol is shy and disciplined: Kristina Akheeva 25-05-2013 03:47 PM

    Mumbai: Australian model-actress Kristina Akheeva, who is making her Bollywood debut with 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2', says she enjoyed working with the Deols. Kristina is one of the female leads in 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' (YPD2), a sequel to the super hit 2011 film of the same name starring veteran...
  • 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' Music Review: It's high on Punjabi flavour 13-05-2013 10:00 AM

    Music Directors: Sharib-Toshi Singers: Rahul Seth, Sanchita Bhattacharya, Sukhwinder Singh, Shankar Mahadevan, Mika Singh, Shreya Ghoshal, Sonu Nigam, Sunidhi Chauhan, Diljit Dosanjh, Sachinn Gupta, Dharmendra, and Suzzanne D'Mello Rating: 2.5 If the theme of director Sangeeth Sivan's forthcoming movie 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' has a strong Punjabi flavour, its soundtrack...
  • Dharmendra sees his reflection in Salman Khan 09-05-2013 05:37 PM

    Mumbai: From serious roles and comedies to romance and action, Dharmendra stepped into all kind of roles in his heydays and says he see his reflection in Salman Khan, who, just like him, does everything to entertain the audiences. "All the heroes are like my kids. Hrithik Roshan has his...
  • Bollywood has bigger scope: Sangeeth Sivan 09-05-2013 05:32 PM

    Mumbai: Starting his career with Malayalam cinema and making films like 'Vyooham' and 'Snehapoorvam Anna', Sangeeth Sivan got attracted to Bollywood because of its wider reach and bigger budgets. "I never dreamt that I will come and make a Hindi film. I was attracted to it as it gives you...
  • I am the number one dancer in Bollywood, says Dharmendra 08-05-2013 10:37 AM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Dharmendra today said he is the number one dancer in Bollywood. "I want to tell you all a big news that I have not said over the years. I am the number one dancer of Bollywood," Dharmendra told reporters here at the music launch of Yamla Pagla...