FARAH KHAN

  • Won't make experimental films under pressure: Farah Khan 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Farah Khan, whose films are marked by dollops of dance, songs and melodrama, says she may make an experimental film like Kalki Koechlin- starrer 'Margarita With A Straw' if she finds a "good script". However, she asserts she won't make it under any sort of "critics' pressure". "If I...
  • Is Abhishek Bachchan writing the sequel of 'Happy New Year'? 4 days ago

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Farah Khan says actor Abhishek Bachchan has taken on the "responsibility" of writing a possible sequel of her hit heist comedy 'Happy New Year'. She says that after the success of 'Happy New Year', Abhishek, who played a key role in the ensemble cast film, was pressuring the filmmaker...
  • Malaika Arora Khan's mother helped her impress Arbaaz with cooking skills? April 5, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress-producer Malaika Arora Khan will share some secrets of life in today's episode of "Farah Ki Daawat", including how food paved the way to her husband Arbaaz Khan's heart. According to a source from the set, Malaika will reveal that when she and Arbaaz were dating each other, she wanted...
  • Chetan Bhagat is the Indian of the Year 2014 in entertainment section March 17, 2015

    New Delhi: Renowned author Chetan Bhagat won the Indian of the Year 2014 in the entertainment section. He is an investment banker, an author and now a screenplay writer. He has churned six best-selling novels, four of which have been adapted into films including the record breaking '3 Idiots' and this...
  • Photo of the day: 'Fabulous ladies' Shilpa Shetty, Bharti Singh add 'tadka' to Farah Khan's show March 10, 2015

    Filmmaker Farah Khan might be busy shooting her 'Farah Ki Daawat', but she certainly knows how important it is to keep fans updated about what will happen on her food-based TV show. That's why she has been tweeting photos from the sets of 'Farah Ki Daawat'. Farah today thanked guests...
  • Amitabh Bachchan, Farah Khan, Karan Johar say to dedicate just one day to women is not enough March 8, 2015

    Mumbai: Bollywood stars Amitabh Bachchan, Farah Khan and Karan Johar among others have urged fans to dedicate every day in celebration of womanhood, on the occasion of International Women's Day. The celebrities took to Twitter to post their wishes. "'Woman's Day'.. ?? A single day dedicated to women ? But...
  • Photo of the day: Farah Khan gets a surprise kiss from Ed Sheeran, parties with Abhishek Bachchan March 3, 2015

    International song writer and singer Ed Sheeran made the most of his maiden trip to India. Besides performing at Mahalaxmi Race Course, he also partied with Bollywood biggies. Filmmaker Farah Khan took to Twitter to share a couple of adorable photos. ...
  • #ThrowbackThursday: Farah Khan shares an old picture of a chubbier Arjun Kapoor from her Sangeet February 26, 2015

    If you take a closer look at the picture, there will be more to it than just Farah Khan and Hrithik Roshan hugging. The picture shows a plump Arjun Kapoor and that's how he used to look like 10 years ago. Sharing this picture on Twitter, Farah Khan wrote- Talking...
  • 'Farah Ki Daawat' review: Not an unwatchable show, but a turn off for food enthusiasts February 24, 2015

    New Delhi: Let's be honest: while there is a huge variety of reality shows available on the small screen, there is also a dearth of good cooking shows that can help us prepare great meals. Just when we are struggling to find a show that offers best cooking tips of...
  • Farah Khan takes to twitter to expose women's actual secret desire February 23, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Farah Khan has taken up a mission to quash all the misconceptions around women. The 50-year-old took to micro-blogging site Twitter to share her views on how women prefer staying slim over finding their prince charming. "Everyone thinks a woman's dream is to find the perfect man... B***s... It's...
  • Malaika Arora adds oomph to 'Farah Ki Daawat' February 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress-producer Malaika Arora Khan surprised everyone with her moves in the kitchen and dedication on TV show 'Farah Ki Daawat'. The actress Tuesday shot for an episode of the food-based chat show, which will be hosted by filmmaker Farah Khan. The 50-year-old filmmaker has brought in all her friends from the...
  • Alia Bhatt cooks on 'Farah Ki Daawat'; Gautam Gulati lends a hand February 14, 2015

    Mumbai: After actor Abhishek Bachchan, it was young and bubbly actress Alia Bhatt's turn to lay a delectable feast in front of filmmaker Farah Khan for her TV show 'Farah Ki Daawat'. Alia was joined by 'Bigg Boss Halla Bol' winner Gautam Gulati to help her make a mouth-watering dish and...
  • Farah Khan cooks up a treat with Abhishek Bachchan for new TV show 'Farah Ki Daawat' February 12, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Farah Khan, who has started shooting for a food-based TV show "Farah Ki Daawat", was left impressed by actor Abhishek Bachchan's cooking skills. After her successful stint in reality TV show "Bigg Boss Halla Bol", the filmmaker is set to return to the small screen with the cookery show,...
  • My kids teach me that it's never too late to have a happy childhood, says Farah Khan February 11, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Farah Khan's triplets - son Czar and daughters Diva and Anya - turned 7 Wednesday. The proud mother says they have given her a chance to enjoy a "happy childhood". "My kids teach me that it's never too late to have a happy childhood," tweeted the 'Happy New Year'...
  • Farah Khan: Replacing Salman Khan on 'Bigg Boss 8' signalled women's empowerment February 1, 2015

    New Delhi: The fact that she has stepped into the shoes of one of Bollywood's Khans to host "Bigg Boss Halla Bol", is a sign of women's empowerment, says filmmaker Farah Khan. The "Dabangg" star Salman Khan handed over the baton of hosting "Bigg Boss Halla Bol", an extension of "Bigg...
  • Not in a hurry to start new film: Farah Khan January 29, 2015

    Mumbai: Choreographer-filmmaker Farah Khan, who's "Happy New Year" starring Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Boman Irani among others was one of the biggest blockbusters of 2014, says she is not in a hurry to start her next film. "This year I'm taking rest. I've three children..I'm taking them on vacations. I'm...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8': Karishma Tanna and Upen Patel have made the show interesting, says Farah Khan January 21, 2015

    Mumbai: The chemistry between Upma -- a blend between actors Upen Patel and Karishma Tanna -- is working well for the ratings of "Bigg Boss Halla Bol", says host Farah Khan. The closeness between the two contestants of the reality show has become a major talking point of the ongoing extension...
  • Farah Khan, Riteish Deshmukh hail Sania Mirza's world ranking January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Tennis star Sania Mirza grabbed the fifth rank in the world in women's double category. Her friends from the Hindi film fraternity wished more milestones for the tennis player. Filmmaker Farah Khan, who is one of the few female directors who has broken the myth that a woman can't...
  • 'Bigg Boss 8' Halla Bol: Sana Khan says she can't behave like Ajaz Khan January 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Actress Sana Khan, who got evicted from "Bigg Boss Halla Bol" Sunday, says she couldn't behave like former contestant Ajaz Khan in order to entertain the viewers. Sana entered the "Bigg Boss" house as a challenger, but was not able to do much and got voted out after spending...
  • Photo of the day: Deepika Padukone, Gauri Khan, Shweta Nanda let their hair down at Farah Khan's birthday bash January 10, 2015

    The tinsel town divas came together to celebrate Farah Khan's 50th birthday at her residence and they all seemed to have a gala time at the bash. The ladies partied like there is no tomorrow and this group picture of Deepika Padukone, Shweta Nanda, Gauri Khan and Ali...
  • Photo of the day: Aishwarya Rai Bachchan and Shweta Nanda share a light moment as they leave Farah Khan's birthday party together January 9, 2015

    Aishwarya Rai Bachchan was in good company as she made an exit from filmmaker Farah Khan's birthday party on Thursday evening. The actress was seen with sister-in-law Shweta Nanda as they left the venue. Aishwarya's husband Abhishek was recently seen in Farah's much talked about project 'Happy New Year'. (Photos:...
  • Smitten much? Flower in hand, Ranveer Singh follows Deepika Padukone as they exit Farah Khan's birthday party January 9, 2015

    Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone may not have officially declared their relationship status to the world but Ranveer and his theatrics ensure that the world knows about them. The actor was seen wooing his lady love with a flower in his hand recently at Farah Khan's birthday bash. The couple...
  • We are each other's friend: Farah Khan on her relationship with Shirish Kunder January 8, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Farah Khan, who will Friday celebrate a decade of her marriage to movie editor-director Shirish Kunder, says he's the dominating one at home. Farah, who is herself a frank and outspoken person, told IANS: "Shirish is more dominating at home. People think that I am dominating, but that's not...
  • Dear Sakshi Maharaj, as long as every Hindu woman has even one kid who laughs at your speech, we will be ok: Bollywood reacts on BJP leader's speech January 8, 2015

    Mumbai: The Hindi film fraternity expressed shock Wednesday over BJP MP Sakshi Maharaj's statement that all Hindu women must produce at least four children to protect Hinduism. Sakshi Maharaj made the comments at a gathering in Meerut in Uttar Pradesh, igniting widespread anger in social networking platforms. Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt tweeted: "Sakshi...
  • Watch: Farah Khan all set to host 'Big Boss Halla Bol', gets tips from Salman Khan January 4, 2015

    While Salman Khan will not be able to host 'Bigg Boss Halla Bol' which is an extension of Bigg Boss 8, anymore due to his prior film commitments, Farah Khan will be the new Boss who will mentor the contestants on the show. In an interview to CNN-IBN, Farah said,...
  • Bigg Boss 8: I will be back, says Salman Khan as he hands over the show to Farah Khan during the finale episode January 4, 2015

    New Delhi: The conclusion of reality TV show 'Bigg Boss 8' marked the arrival of special series 'Bigg Boss Halla Bol', Saturday with its top five champions-- Karishma Tanna, Gautam Gulati, Pritam Singh, Dimpy Mahajan and Ali Quli Mirza, pitted against five challengers. For the special series, Rahul Mahajan, Sambhavna...