Desi Boyz

  • Unfair to do a Bollywood film before learning Hindi: Bruna Abdullah 02-08-2013 03:18 PM

    New Delhi: Bruna Abdullah, who is playing a lead in 'Grand Masti', says she waited to learn Hindi before signing up for prominent roles in Bollywood. The 26-year-old Arab Brazilian actress made her debut with a small role in "I Hate Luv Storys" but she bacame famous with her item...
  • Actresses not just pretty faces anymore: Chitrangada 27-07-2013 03:01 PM

    Mumbai: The role of actresses has evolved a great deal in the Indian film industry, believes Chitrangada Singh, who says they've come a long way from being just "pretty faces on screen" once upon a time. "Indian cinema has really evolved in the recent years and the role of actresses...
  • Watch: 'Desi Boys' song gets a spiritual spin for 'Bajatey Raho' 17-07-2013 11:37 AM

    New Delhi: Remember the foot-tapping track 'Subah Hone Na De' from Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Desi Boyz'? Those who've performed to the chartbuster, would be shocked to know that the track has now been used for a devotional song. 'Bajatey Raho', director Shashant Shah's upcoming revenge-comedy, features a devotional track which is...
  • Successful films on Deepika's birthday wishlist 05-01-2012 05:41 PM

    New Delhi: Deepika Padukone turned 26 today and the actress, who is working on three films currently, wishes that the new year brings her more success than 2011. 'Aarakshan' and 'Desi Boyz' hardly brought her any luck in the past year. This year will see her working on 'Cocktail' with...
  • 'Rascals' voted the worst movie of 2011 26-12-2011 11:58 AM

    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...
  • Chitrangada happy with move to commercial cinema 17-12-2011 06:27 PM

    Mumbai: Dusky actress Chitrangada, who started her career with off-beat film 'Hazaaron Khwaishein Aisi' in 2003, is glad she finally tried her hand at some commercial cinema this year. The actress was seen in 'Desi Boyz' recently and is happy with the way the year shaped up. "The year has...
  • Akshay Kumar launches new action channel 16-12-2011 01:44 AM

    Actor Akshay Kumar has been roped in as a brand ambassador for a new channel 'Sonic', dedicated to action loving people. ...
  • Filmmakers look beyond my body now: John Abraham 02-12-2011 02:31 PM

    Mumbai: From showing off his chiseled body in 'Dostana' to flexing his muscles in 'Force', John Abraham's body has been a central point for his filmmakers but the actor feels, now directors no longer approach him for his physique. "Films are a visual medium... From Shahrukh to Aamir..everybody maintains a...
  • Behind the scenes: Akshay shoots for a commercial 01-12-2011 11:46 AM

    Akshay Kumar's last release 'Desi Boyz' might not have set the box office on fire but that is not stopping the actor from shooting for a deodorant commercial. ...
  • Filmi fiscal: Rohit Dhawan's 'Desi Boyz' 29-11-2011 03:58 PM

    Made on a budget of about 65 crore including print and publicity, 'Desi Boyz' collected 25 crore during the weekend. ...
  • Akshay wants to get back into 'action' mode 29-11-2011 02:05 PM

    Mumbai: After starring in a number of Bollywood comedies, Akshay Kumar now wants to return to his action hero image. With films like 'Dabangg', 'Bodyguard', 'Singham' and 'Force' making hay at the box office, Akshay too wants to jump into the action bandwagon. "One of the reasons for me to...
  • Masand: 'Desi Boyz' is a generic, indifferent film 25-11-2011 10:47 PM

    Cast: Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, Chitrangada Singh, Deepika Padukone Director: Rohit Dhawan 'Desi Boyz' stars Akshay Kumar and John Abraham as Jerry and Nick, best friends in London who lose their jobs when recession hits. Broke and desperate, they sign up to be male escorts " because naturally that's the...
  • Write your review: 'Desi Boyz'

    Rajeev Masand says, 'Desi Boyz' is a generic, indifferent film. What do you think? Write your review and win prizes. ...
  • Chitrangada is the biggest prankster: Akshay Kumar 25-11-2011 11:33 AM

    The cast of 'Desi Boyz', Akshay Kumar, John Abraham, Chitrangada Singh and Deepika Padukone in a candid conversation about the film and the fun they had while filming it. ...
  • 'Desi Boyz' first day, first show: Tweet review 25-11-2011 10:19 AM

    New Delhi: The debutant director Rohit Dhawan has reasons to be unhappy about the 'A' certificate that the Censor Board of Film certification has given to his film 'Desi Boyz' but the decision should not be seen with such surprise. The teasers of the film promise a good skin show...
  • Friday Release: John, Akshay back with 'Desi Boyz' 24-11-2011 02:58 PM

    New Delhi: The debutant director Rohit Dhawan has reasons to be unhappy about the 'A' certificate that the Censor Board of Film certification has given to his film 'Desi Boyz' but the decision should not be seen with such surprise. The Hindi film industry has definitely come of age but...
  • Watch: making of John, Akshay starrer 'Desi Boyz' 24-11-2011 02:29 AM

    Starring Akshay Kumar and John Abraham, the film is about two jobless guys who become male strippers to earn money. ...
  • 'Desi Boyz' gets A certificate 23-11-2011 07:01 PM

    Mumbai: The Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) last week viewed two of the most awaited films of the year, Rohit Dhawan's debut film 'Desi Boyz' and Milan Luthria's 'The Dirty Picture'. They were passed with an 'Adults Only' certificate, and the latter has suffered one minor cut. Rohit, whose...
  • John's comic timing is like Mr Bean: Akshay 23-11-2011 12:12 PM

    Mumbai: Film star Akshay Kumar, who has delivered a number of comedy films like 'Hera Pheri', 'Housefull', 'Singh is Kingg' and 'Welcome', says he likes his co-star and friend John Abraham's laidback style of comedy. After 'Garam Masala' that had released six years back, this is the second time Akshay...
  • Deepika talks about the making of 'Desi Boyz' 22-11-2011 03:40 PM

    Deepika Padukone visited CNN-IBN to talk about her upcoming film 'Desi Boyz'. ...
  • Akshay Kumar to support sports events in Gujarat 22-11-2011 11:03 AM

    Ahmedabad: Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar has met Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi and assured his support to the sports events organised by the state government. "Akshay Kumar, who paid a courtesy visit to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, said that he will remain present on the inaugural function of Khel...
  • I love dancing says John Abraham 19-11-2011 06:23 PM

    New Delhi: John Abraham is rarely seen shaking a leg, but he says he isn't averse to dancing. "I don't shy away from dancing, in fact I love dancing. But it happens rarely. It happens when I love the song and my company," John said at a recent event. The...
  • I love dancing says John Abraham 19-11-2011 06:23 PM

    New Delhi: John Abraham is rarely seen shaking a leg, but he says he isn't averse to dancing. "I don't shy away from dancing, in fact I love dancing. But it happens rarely. It happens when I love the song and my company," John said at a recent event. The...
  • 'Desi Boyz' is like a debut for me: Chitrangada 18-11-2011 06:27 PM

    New Delhi: Chitrangada Singh, who has been a part of off-beat films so far, says her upcoming film 'Desi Boyz' is her debut into commercial cinema. The 35-year-old, who began her cinematic journey with a much acclaimed performance in 'Hazaron Khwaishein Aisi' (2003), has done films like 'Sorry Bhai' and...
  • 'Desi Boyz' rock Mumbai, Delhi on promotional tour 18-11-2011 03:41 PM

    In the less than 48 hours, 'Desi Boyz' Akshay Kumar and John Abraham made four appearances in two cities. ...
  • I share special equation with Akshay : John 18-11-2011 12:37 PM

    New Delhi: Actor John Abraham, who has teamed up with Akshay Kumar after six years for 'Desi Boyz', says they share a special equation offscreen and the film is an extension of their brotherly love. "The film does bring our 'bromance' onscreen. Akshay and I share a very special equation...