Homi Adajania

  • Deepika Padukone-Arjun Kapoor starrer 'Finding Fanny earns Rs.5.1 crore on the opening day 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Homi Adajania's English language Bollywood entertainer 'Finding Fanny' registered an opening day collection of Rs.5.1 crore net across India. Its makers are confident the movie will do well over the weekend. The quirky comedy, which released Friday, stars an eclectic cast including Deepika Padukone, Arjun Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah, Pankaj Kapur...
  • My autobiography will ruffle few feathers in the film industry but that is not of any concern to me: Naseeruddin Shah 5 days ago

    New Delhi: Naseeruddin Shah's memoir 'And Then One Day' is a candid recount of almost four decades of his life and the actor is happy that it is being appreciated though he says it may ruffle a few feathers in the film industry. One of the most formidable actors in Hindi...
  • Homi Adajania's 'Finding Fanny' earns Rs.5.1 crore on release day 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Homi Adajania's English language Bollywood entertainer "Finding Fanny" registered an opening day collection of Rs.5.1 crore net across India. Its makers are confident the movie will do well over the weekend. The quirky comedy, which released Friday, stars an eclectic cast including Deepika Padukone, Arjun Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah, Pankaj Kapur...
  • Five things that Bollywood can learn from 'Finding Fanny' 6 days ago

    New Delhi: It is truly a good time for Indian cinema. A time, when filmmakers are more brave and are willing to take risks to tell a story. While many of the directors are still wanting stick to the rule book and churn out formula films, there have been some...
  • 'Finding Fanny' tweet review: The film belongs to Naseeruddin Shah and Pankaj Kapoor, they are brilliant 6 days ago

    New Delhi: When you cast Pankaj Kapoor and Naseeruddin Shah in a film together, you know you can't go too wrong with script. Homi Adajania's latest film 'Finding Fanny' is a quirky tale of five oddballs who go on a road trip in search of a certain Fanny Fernandez. The...
  • e lounge: Deepika Padukone, Arjun Kapoor talk about 'Finding Fanny' 1 week ago

    Bollywood actors Deepika Padukone and Arjun Kapoor in an interview with CNN-IBN talk about their forthcoming movie 'Finding Fanny'. Directed by Homi Adajania, the movie is set to release on September 12. ...
  • Why Pankaj Kapur as the lecherous old painter Don Pedro in 'Finding Fanny' is one of Indian cinema's most interesting artists September 11, 2014

    New Delhi: Wiping his hand across the scraggy stubble, the old, cynical artist Don Pedro Cleto Colaco looks leeringly at the the voluptuous old widow Rosie Eucharistica. "I want to paint you," he says, bowing down low in a smooth movement. The older, but still attractive woman, blinks, taken aback....
  • PIL filed in Delhi High Court against the makers of 'Finding Fanny' over the usage of 'vulgar word fanny' September 10, 2014

    New Delhi: A petition was filed in the Delhi High Court Tuesday seeking a ban on the release of director Homi Adajania's new movie 'Finding Fanny' starring Deepika Padukone and Arjun Kapoor, due to the use of "vulgar word 'fanny'". The public interest litigation (PIL) also challenged the UA certificate given...
  • 'Finding Fanny': 5 reasons why you should watch Deepika Padukone and Arjun Kapoor's latest film this Friday September 9, 2014

    The journey of 5 unlikely characters to find true love. And then there's that thing with the cat....
  • Had Naseer bhai said no to me, I would not have made 'Finding Fanny', says director Homi Adajania September 7, 2014

    Director Homi Adajania says he would not have made his English satire Finding Fanny without Naseeruddin Shah, who plays an oddball postman in the movie. Naseeruddin's character sets out on a journey to find his childhood love Stephanie 'Fanny' Fernandes with the help of four other people. "Naseer bhai was always my...
  • I relate to my character in 'Finding Fanny', his non-ability to show emotion is similar to me: Arjun Kapoor September 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Arjun Kapoor could completely relate to his character in Homi Adajania's 'Finding Fanny'. The four-film old actor plays a Konkani mechanic Savio Da Gama in the English/ Hindi satirical film based in Goa. "After doing the film I found that there are many similarities between me and the...
  • I felt that the title 'Finding Fanny' had a ring to it, no pun intended: Homi Adajania September 6, 2014

    There has been a lot of buzz about Homi Adajania's 'Finding Fanny'. And this is not only because of the seasoned star cast, but also the title. Fanny is a slang which mean derriere in North America and a woman's private part in England. And when filmmaker...
  • Censor board approves 'I am a virgin' dialogue in Deepika Padukone's 'Finding Fanny'; to be included in the film September 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Homi Adajania along with the team of 'Finding Fanny' breathed a sigh of relief as the censor board gave their nod to include the dialogue "I am a virgin" in the film. Earlier, the Censor Board of Film Certification had raised objection to the dialogue and had asked...
  • Deepika Padukone all set to host a 'Finding Fanny' party for the team August 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Upbeat about her soon-to-release English language Indian film "Finding Fanny", actress Deepika Padukone is set to host a get-together for the movie's team. The film by Homi Adajania has an ensemble cast comprising Arjun Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah, Pankaj Kapur and Dimple Kapadia apart from Deepika Padukone. A source close to the...
  • I'm getting an opportunity to work with good actors in 'Finding Fanny', I'll become a better actor hopefully: Arjun Kapoor August 12, 2014

    Mumbai: He is just four films old in Bollywood, but Arjun Kapoor dared to say 'yes' to a unique film like "Finding Fanny". He says it wasn't a calculated move but he did the film to "experience" its journey. "Finding Fanny" is a quirky English language film by Homi Adajania. The...
  • Watch: Deepika Padukone, Arjun Kapoor, Dimple Kapadia let the crazy out in this fun new song from 'Finding Fanny' August 11, 2014

    "None of these characters behave like this in the film 'Finding Fanny' or in real life. Don't ask!" The brand new, vintage-looking video of the title track of 'Finding Fanny' was released earlier today. 'Fanny re', sung by Mukhtiyar Ali is a peppy number composed by Mathias Duplessy. ...
  • 'Finding Fanny' to be premiered 17 days before its release date July 28, 2014

    Mumbai: The makers of 'Finding Fanny' have decided to premiere it on August 25, much before the release of the movie in September following a positive feedback to its trailer. 'Finding Fanny' is a quirky comedy directed by Homi Adajania and is set for release on September 12. It has a...
  • Snapshot: Ranveer Singh 'rises from the dead'; posts his 'Finding Fanny' look July 14, 2014

    Don't be alarmed, it is just actor Ranveer Singh in his 'Finding Fanny' avatar, risen from the dead. The 29-year-old actor is making a cameo in the Homi Adajania's upcoming film as Deepika Padukone's dead husband.'Finding Fanny' narrates the story of 5 oddballs played by Arjun Kapoor, Deepika Padukone, Dimple...
  • 'Finding Fanny' trailer finds over million views, makers happy July 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Within a day of its launch, the trailer of "Finding Fanny", an English language film by Indian director , has found over a million views on YouTube. The movie's makers are "very happy" with the response. The trailer is said to have got one million views within 22 hours...
  • 'Finding Fanny' trailer: 5 oddballs go looking for their friend's lost love in this whimsical satire by Homi Adajania July 9, 2014

    The wait is finally over! The trailer for Homi Adajania's latest film 'Finding Fanny' was released in the wee hours of Tuesday. Starring Deepika Padukone, Arjun Kapoor, Dimple Kapadia, Naseeruddin Shah and Pankaj Kapur, the film revolves around these five oddball characters, set in the backdrop of picturesque Goa. The...
  • Is that a butcher's knife? Deepika Padukone reveals her look for 'Finding Fanny' July 4, 2014

    This looks interesting. In first look of 'Finding Fanny', Deepika Padukone is seen holding a butcher knife with blood on it. The actress tweeted the picture where she is plays a Goan girl called Angie. Directed by Homi Adajania, the Konkani/English film pairs Deepika opposite Arjun Kapoor for the first...
  • Revealed: Arjun Kapoor's look in Homi Adajania's English film 'Finding Fanny' July 2, 2014

    Homi Adajania returns to the big screen with an English film 'Finding Fanny' starring a bevy of stars in pivotal roles. The film is a satire in based in Goa which features Deepika Padukone, Arjun Kapoor, Naseeruddin Shah, Dimple Kapadia and Pankaj Kapur in key roles. Trade analyst Taran Adarshg...
  • You've to see to believe this photo of Ranveer minus his beard and moustache November 28, 2013

    For almost an year, Ranveer Singh was seen sporting a beard and a handle bar mustache for his role in 'Ram Leela'. So much so, that it started a trend in the country as many men started sporting a similar look. But on Wednesday night, the actor was almost...
  • Finding Fanny: Deepika Padukone to surprise the audience again November 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Homi Adajania's quirky comedy, starring Deepika Padukone and Arjun Kapoor, will be co-presented by production and distribution house Fox Star Studios with Dinesh Vijan and Saif Ali Khan's Illuminati Films. Set in Goa, 'Finding Fanny' is a bilingual film about a man's search for his childhood love, Stefanie (Fanny)...
  • Cocktail: Next entrant to the Rs 100 crore club? July 19, 2012

    New Delhi: In case of Bollywod, it seems what the critics say about a film doesn’t matter much for the audiences. Be it Salman Khan’s ‘Bodyguard’, Akshay Kumar’s ‘Housefull 2’ and ‘Rowdy Rathore’ or Saif Ali Khan’s latest film ‘Cocktail’, all of them got below average reviews. However, all these...
  • Saif-Kareena wedding postponed to December July 17, 2012

    Mumbai: The Muhurat of the much-awaited Bollywood wedding of Saif Ali Khan and Kareena Kapoor remains elusive with the actor revealing that the marriage is postponed to the year-end and not going to happen in London contrary to the buzz about the change in the venue. Earlier, Saif's mother Sharmila Tagore...