Divyendu Sharma

  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Actor in a Comic Role 25-01-2014 04:52 PM

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • Fortunate that I'm not from filmy background: Divyendu Sharma 16-06-2013 05:24 PM

    Mumbai: There is a deluge of newcomers into filmdom and 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' fame Divyendu Sharma does not feel the heat of the competition as he thinks that there are enough directors and banners for everyone. "I don't really think about the competition. I just want to do good work....
  • I'll do a serious role for the first time in 'Zaalim Dilli': Divyendu 15-06-2013 02:02 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Divyendu Sharma followed up the success of comedy entertainer 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' with another comic project 'Chashme Baddoor'. He is now ready for some seriousness in his next movie 'Zaalim Dilli'. "I don't want to do cliched roles. I want to do something different. In this film ('Zaalim...
  • 'Zaalim Dilli' has no critical agenda: Ira Dubey 04-06-2013 03:18 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Ira Dubey says Japinder Kaur Baweja directed 'Zaalim Dilli' is a light-hearted film and has no social message. Although 'Zaalim Dilli' is based in Delhi, which is in the news for rising crime against women, the film has romance, heart break and action. "It is a light-hearted...
  • Box Office success is crucial for actors: Divyendu Sharma 04-06-2013 10:41 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Divyendu Sharma of 'Chashme Baddoor' fame feels that commercial success is important for actors as it gives producers confidence to invest in them. 'Chashme Baddoor', directed by David Dhawan, was the remake of 1981 hit romcom of the same name, wherein three bachelors vie to get attention of...
  • Honey Singh to feature in a song in 'Zaalim Dilli' 21-05-2013 05:28 PM

    Mumbai: For the first time, Indian rapper-music producer Honey Singh will be seen singing on the big screen in a song in 'Zaalim Dilli'. The film's director Japinder Kaur says it is a "dance number and it's a situational song". "This is for the first time that Honey Singh will...
  • Divyendu Sharma bags his first solo lead in 'Zaleem Dilli' 20-05-2013 04:47 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Divyendu Sharma, who is riding high on the success of 'Chashme Baddoor', has bagged his first solo lead role in 'Zaleem Dilli'. The film will mark the directorial debut of Dubai-raised filmmaker Japinder Kaur. The 30-year-old actor made his Bollywood debut with 2011 hit film 'Pyar Ka Punchnama'....
  • I would like to work in more Bollywood movies: Taapsee Pannu 15-04-2013 07:44 PM

    Actress Taapsee Pannu joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on her movie 'Chashme Baddoor'. Q. Why are you people bringing the olde movies again and again.Is there a lucidity of original ideas in Indian cinema? Asked by: prathap A. It's a tried and tested funda which can work if remixed...
  • 'Chashme Baddoor' collects Rs 11.45 crore in two days 08-04-2013 10:10 AM

    New Delhi: David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor', a remake of 1981 film of the same name, has not only got thumbs up from the critics, but it has also managed to mint Rs.11.45 crore in the first two days of its release. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted: "'Chashme Baddoor' is off...
  • 'Chashme Badddor' earns Rs 4.75 cr on the 1st day 07-04-2013 02:41 PM

    New Delhi: Indian cinema, in its 100 years' legacy, witnessed for the first time, the digitally restored version of Sai Paranjpye's 1981 'Chashme Buddoor', and its new-age remake, David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor' this week. The latter seems to be doing better business, but the former seems to be setting pace...
  • Chashme Baddoor: I approach comedy through drama, says Divyendu 06-04-2013 02:17 PM

    New Delhi: Luv Ranjan's 'Pyaar Ka Punchnama' provided Divyendu Sharma the desired platform in the Hindi film industry. He plays Omi in David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor'. Divyendu opens up about his methods and relationship with David Dhawan during a candid conversation. Q: The character of Liquid gave you a footing...
  • Chashme Baddoor: 15 'kameena' wisecracks from the film 06-04-2013 10:23 AM

    New Delhi: Here is a list of 15 wisecracks from David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor' that will have you in splits. 1: What's a kiss? Divyendu explains the mechanics of a kiss to a nervous Ali Zafar about to experience his first lip-lock: Yeh woh chumbakiya padarth hai jisse bak bak...
  • Why the leading men of 'Chashme Baddoor' make better standup comedians than actors 05-04-2013 07:17 PM

    New Delhi: If you keep aside the fact that David Dhawan dared to remake a film that is considered a cult classic, 'Chashme Baddoor' can manage to tickle your funny bone. While the maker completely rips of the innocence that was associated to the original film and infuses slapstick humour...
  • 'Chashme Baddoor' Tweet Review: First day, first show 05-04-2013 10:15 AM

    New Delhi: Buddy films always strike a chord among cine goers. And Sai Paranjpye's 1981 'Chashme Buddoor' had all the right ingredients to make it to classic's list. Light hearted comedy, innocence of the lead pair made the film an unforgettable one. Remaking a film which is still well etched...
  • How the new 'Chashme Baddoor' killed the classic 'Chamko' scene 05-04-2013 08:09 AM

    New Delhi: Her hair neatly plaited at the back, an eager, young Deepti Naval enters the bachelor pad of Farooq Sheikh to sell a packet of detergent powder. She has a daily quota of 20 house visits to register at the company that sells the 'Chamko' detergent powder and Sheikh's...
  • Farooque Sheikh, Deepti Naval on new 'Chashme Baddoor' 01-04-2013 03:53 PM

    Directed by David Dhawan, the 2013 'Chashme Baddoor' is a light-hearted drama. ...
  • Ali Zafar, Siddharth perform at 'Chashme Baddoor' music launch 20-02-2013 05:53 PM

    David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor' stars Ali Zafar, Taapsee Pannu, Divyendu and Siddharth in the lead roles. ...