Delhi Belly

  • 'Delhi Belly' director Abhinay Deo ready with two more scripts March 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Director Abhinay Deo of 'Delhi Belly' fame is ready with scripts for two comedy films, one of which is slated to go on floors later this year. However, none of them is an adult comedy. The filmmaker made his debut with box-office dud 'Game' but made up with 'Delhi Belly'. He...
  • Director Kannan's next not a remake November 1, 2013

    Chennai: Director R Kannan, who has so far remade 'Jab We Met' and 'Delhi Belly' in Tamil, says his next yetuntitled film will be based on his own script. "I'm not doing any remakes for now. My next film is a neat family entertainer laced with romance. It is based on...
  • '24' will change the look of TV for sure: Abhinay Deo September 8, 2013

    New Delhi: The Indian adaptation of American TV series '24' will change the look of TV in the country, given its radically different production values which make it look like 'cinema on television', says its director Abhinay Deo. "'24' will change the look of TV for sure. We have shot it...
  • Aditya Roy Kapur wants to do a film like 'Delhi Belly' April 14, 2013

    Mumbai: He has his family to fall back upon during any crisis, but otherwise Aditya Roy Kapur would like to make it big in filmdom on his own. The actor says he and his two brothers may think about working together in a movie. Aditya's elder brother Siddharth Roy Kapoor is...
  • Tamil review: Twists in 'Settai' fail to engage the audience April 6, 2013

    Director: R Kannan Cast: Arya, Premgi Amaren, Santhanam, Hansika Motwani, Anjali, Nassar, Ali, Neetu Chandra 'Settai', the Tamil remake of Hindi adult comedy 'Delhi Belly' has its moments of laughter to look forward to, but it definitely misses the soul of the original. As much as I tried not to compare...
  • Imran Khan: It's the best time to be a part of B'wood February 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Imran Khan, a talented actor with chocolateboy looks, says with the influx of new filmmakers and fresh storylines in the Hindi film industry, this is the best time to be a part of showbiz. "So many good and talented young directors, producers and writers are coming in. The kind...
  • 'Delhi Belly' actress Poorna to star in 'Criminal Justice' December 5, 2012

    Mumbai: Poorna Jagannathan, the dusky beauty from 'Delhi Belly', has bagged a starring role in HBO drama series 'Criminal Justice'. Jagannathan, 39, plays Safar Khan, a Pakistani woman whose son is accused of committing a murder in the pilot, which has Oscarwinning writer Steven Zaillian of 'Schindler's List' as cowriter...
  • Santhanam is named Comedy Superstar by 'Settai' team November 27, 2012

    Actor Santhanam has been named "Comedy Superstar" by the 'Settai' crew with whom he is currently working. The team has been busy making a remake of Hindi film 'Delhi Belly' and Santhanam plays one of the lead roles in the movie along with Arya and Premji Amaren. Santhanam has been at...
  • Settai: Shooting heads towards the completion October 26, 2012

    Chennai, Oct 26: The maker of upcoming Tamil comedy 'Settai', a remake of adult comedy 'Delhi Belly', claims that it will be a youthful and family entertainer. "Our screenplay is slightly different from the Bollywood version and is intended to reach out to larger audience. 'Settai' has unlimited comedy and moreover...
  • 'Barfi' likely to be remade in Tamil October 2, 2012

    After making it big in Bollywoood, 'Barfi' is likely to be remade in Tamil and a top notch southern star has reportedly shown interest in the project. Dhananjayan of Disney UTV told IANS: "It is too early to talk about the remake of 'Barfi'. Although one of the leading heroes has...
  • Telugu film 'Housefull' to be released on Sept 28 September 19, 2012

    Telugu filmmaker Ajay Bhuyan hopes to impress the audience with the screenplay of his upcoming Telugu movie 'Housefull'. "A romantic-comedy, 'Housefull' is a story narrated from the perspective of three male characters - hero, his best friend and villain," Bhuyan told IANS. "It's been three years since my film ('Housefull') was made....
  • JK Bose replaces DK Bose in 'Delhi Belly' remake September 4, 2012

    The trailer of Delhi Belly's Tamil remake, 'Settai' was released along with 'Mugamoodi'. The makers have stuck to the original title track's theme music for the remake as well, thanks to the popularity of the song. However, the lyrics of 'Bhaag Bhaag DK Bose' that had several swear words have been...
  • Kannan celebrates birthday and sets 'Settai' to run July 22, 2012

    Kannan who forayed in Tamil cinema as a director with 'Jayam Kondan' celebrates his birthday on July 21. He had also directed 'Kanden Kadhalai' and 'Vandhaan Vendraan'. He is currently working on 'Settai', the Tamil remake of Delhi Belly. 'Settai' is taking shape in a fast pace and more than...
  • Anything we do is considered cheap: Ekta Kapoor July 3, 2012

    New Delhi: Film and TV producer Ekta Kapoor, whose latest production venture Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum is under the scrutiny of Censor Board, says whatever she does is considered cheap. The 37-year-old TV mogul is miffed with Censor Board's decision to delete three scenes from the film's theatrical trailer, which...
  • 'Delhi Belly' opened the viewers: Rakesh Bedi May 21, 2012

    Mumbai: 'Delhi Belly' shook up the collective consciousness of the audiences, says Rakesh Bedi, who is active in films, TV and theatre. He added that although comedy is his favourite genre, he would love to experiment. "The perspective of people has widened today. Things that people used to mind earlier, they...
  • 'Delhi Belly' set for Hong Kong release May 8, 2012

    New Delhi: Director Abhinay Deo's adult comedy 'Delhi Belly' is set for a commercial release in Hong Kong Thursday. Co-produced by UTV and Aamir Khan Productions, the film featuring Imran Khan, Vir Das and Kunaal Roy Kapoor is a bold, youth-centric drama. It will release across eight screens with Cantonese subtitles,...
  • Kunaal Roy Kapoor to direct horror film 'Pool' May 5, 2012

    Mumbai: 'Delhi Belly' actor Kunaal Roy Kapoor is set to go behind the camera to direct 'Pool', a horror film expected to feature a slew of bikini-clad ladies. Kunaal's film commences in July, and the auditions for the best figures for flaunting bikinis is on. Producer Siddharth Jain said: "Okay, we're auditioning...
  • 'Delhi Belly' now in Tamil with Arya in the lead April 30, 2012

    New Delhi: Hit adult comedy 'Delhi Belly' will now be remade in Tamil and director by R Kannan will start shooting for the film May 7 with Arya in the main lead. The yet to be titled Tamil version will be produced by UTV Motion Pictures and and it will be...
  • 'Satyamev Jayate' made my life tough: Kiran Rao April 25, 2012

    Mumbai: Filmmaker and superstar Aamir Khan's wife Kiran Rao says the actor's new TV show 'Satyamev Jayate' has made life tough for her as he has started bringing work home. "This show has made my jeena haram (life tough) on many levels because Aamir has worked on the show night...
  • Kashyap wants to hire Aamir Khan to market films March 16, 2012

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap wants to hire perfectionist Aamir Khan to market his movies. Raising a point on marketing films in the right way in India and abroad, at a session in the ongoing FICCI Frames event here, Anurag said he was impressed by the way the 47-year-old actor-producer promotes his...
  • Imran to play village boy in Vishal Bhardwaj's next February 20, 2012

    New Delhi: He has mostly played urban characters but actor Imran Khan is set for quite an image makeover with his turn as a Haryanvi boy in Vishal Bhardwaj's film Matru Ki Bijli Ka Mandola. Like the unusual title, the film is an experience for the actor, who initially found...
  • Angry, underpaid: Is Bollywood snubbing writers? February 15, 2012

    New Delhi: 'Rockstar' co-writer, Muazzam Beg is miffed as no one bothered to inform him about being nominated for an award and even after winning it. We find out why most writers are disgruntled with the way the industry treats them. Rockstar co-writer Mauzzam Beg who won an award for the...
  • 'Delhi Belly' leads Screen nominations pack January 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Bollywood's small fry 'Delhi Belly' has bagged the maximum nominations for the 18th Annual Colors Screen Awards. The Imran Khan-starrer has picked 19 nominations, while small-budget film 'Shaitan' follows with 15 nods. 'Delhi Belly', which became a winner thanks to its bold and quirky dialogues, has been nominated in...
  • 'Rascals' voted the worst movie of 2011 December 26, 2011

    Mumbai: This year was a mixed bag of awe-inspiring and disastrous movies. Ultimately the people decided which was a topper and which should not even have been attempted. Mid Day comes up with a list of such films. They made us laugh, cry, cringe and even scream in exasperation at times....
  • 2011: Fresh compositions ruled the charts December 20, 2011

    New Delhi: No item numbers, but original peppy compositions - that was the hallmark of Bollywood music in 2011. The first big hit was 'Darling', in the powerful resonating voice of Usha Uthup in 'Saath Khoon Maaf', while the loud and boisterous Bappi Lahiri composition 'Oh la la' in 'The...
  • 2011: Salman continues winning streak December 23, 2011

    New Delhi: From He-Man to funny man, from flamboyant to sombre - Bollywood's top notch actors have shone on the silver screen in various avatars and also kept the cash registers ringing. IANS lists the top 10 actors of the year: 1. Salman Khan: He should be titled hit khan. If...