Ishaqzaade

  • Parineeti Chopra: I find it ridiculous when people call me a bubbly actress; I've done 4 films and there's nothing bubbly about them September 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Parineeti Chopra, who is often known as one of the most bubbly actress in Bollywood, says she finds the title 'Bubbly' very disrespectful. "When people call me bubbly, I find it very disrespectful. I have done four films and there was nothing similar between 'Hasee Toh Phasee', 'Ishaqzaade', 'Shuddh...
  • Arjun Kapoor: We work for long hours, so we can't do anything else but be on the phone July 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood's young and raring to go actor Arjun Kapoor terms his mobile phone a "necessisity more than a luxury", saying it provides him his dose of entertainment in between hectic work schedules. "There are so many gadgets available in the market, but the most important remains the phone -...
  • 'Mr India' is a classic example of special effects and emotions coming together perfectly: Arjun Kapoor April 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Arjun Kapoor, who is working with his dad Boney Kapoor for the first time in 'Tevar', holds him in high regard for his vision and creativity. The young actor feels his father's decision to make sci-fi film 'Mr India' way back in 1987 proved that he's much ahead of his...
  • Six-pack abs are not important, health is: Arjun Kapoor March 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor was almost 140 kg before he forayed into acting, but leading a "balanced" lifestyle helped him lose excess weight. He laments how fitness has become more about the number of pack of abs that one has. "It's unfortunate that now fitness has become about how many abs...
  • Have always done movies with restricted budget, says Parineeti Chopra February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Parineeti Chopra is seen grooving to the beats of 'Drama Queen' in her new movie 'Hasee Toh Phasee' and she says that she takes the word very positively. "The word 'drama queen' is very positive for me, because I am like that. I am very outspoken, I talk...
  • 5 fictional Bollywood towns that have great tourism potential November 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Directors such as Yash Chopra inhabited the Swiss Alps for the backdrop of some of his most memorable Bollywood films. But new age directors are more interested in setting up their stories and characters in small towns. Some of them take creative liberty to come up with fictional...
  • Was bowled over by Arjun's performance in 'Ishaqzaade': Alia Bhatt August 3, 2013

    New Delhi: Alia Bhatt is just a film old in Bollywood but she has learnt to deal with link-up rumours. The 20-year-old newcomer says she simply ignores them. Alia, who has been linked to co-stars Varun Dhawan and Arjun Kapoor, said she will not hide her feelings from the world...
  • Parineeti Chopra is inspirational: Siddharth Malhotra July 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Siddharth Malhotra says he is inspired by his 'Hasee Toh Phasee' co-star Parineeti Chopra. The model-turned-actor thinks 'Ishaqzaade' actress is energetic and funky. "On the sets of 'Hasee Toh Phasee', Parineeti makes sure she rehearses a lot which helps me hone my acting skills too," Malhotra told PTI. 'Hasee...
  • Would love to perform with my cousin Priyanka: Parineeti Chopra July 5, 2013

    Macau: Bollywood actress Parineeti Chopra says she would love to perform on stage with her star cousin Priyanka Chopra. "I would love to perform with her. She is one of the best dancers we have," Parineeti of 'Ishaqzaade' fame told IANS. The 24-year-old, who is here for the 14th International Indian Film...
  • Every actor dreams of taking double-role challenge: Arjun Kapoor May 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor got an opportunity to play a double-role in his only second film and the veritable newcomer says it is a challenge that any actor would love to take in his career. The 27-year-old entered filmdom as a ruffian in 'Ishaqzaade' and in his second venture 'Aurangzeb' he...
  • Aurangzeb's box office run May 22, 2013

    Arjun Kapoor's debut film Ishaqzaade was a bonafide hit and it worked as the perfect launch pad for the young actor. ...
  • Salman spent four years training me: Arjun Kapoor May 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Arjun Kapoor has often credited Salman Khan for making him realise his potential and the actor reveals that 'Dabangg' star sometimes gets surprised by what he has created. "I often talk about Salman because he made me realise what I was capable of. It was something that not even...
  • Varun Dhawan: People should try to endorse Ayurveda May 16, 2013

    Mumbai: One-film old Varun Dhawan is interested in endorsing ayurvedic products because he feels such they are quite helpful. "A lot of these ayurvedic products are very helpful and these are the ones people should try to endorse. The products are sold at the cheapest MRP and are the ones, which...
  • Parineeti: Internal pressure makes me work hard May 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Parineeti Chopra, who has delivered hit films in the recent past, feels internal pressure that she should keep raising the bar with every project. Parineeti, 24, made her acting debut with 'Ladies versus Ricky Bahl'. Her role in 'Ishaqzaade' was much appreciated and even got her a special mention...
  • Arjun Kapoor: Don't want to get trapped in stereotypes May 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor does not want to be stereotyped and he is looking forward to playing different roles. "Action has been a part of my films and I hope people are liking it. I don't want to confine (myself) to do one thing. I want to do good...
  • Parineeti Chopra: Watch her closely, she'll surprise you! March 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood should probably thank the great economic meltdown that took place in 2009 in Europe. Had there not been a meltdown, an aspiring investment banker called Parineeti Chopra would not have moved to Mumbai to set her foot into an Yash Raj Films set. A PR job with...
  • National Award scares me: Parineeti Chopra March 18, 2013

    New Delhi: After winning a special mention for her performance in 'Ishaqzaade' at the announcement of the 60th National Film Awards here, young and vivacious actress Parineeti Chopra says she is scared but motivated to keep giving better shots in the film industry. "After winning so many debut awards, I never...
  • Shalmali on cloud nine after winning Filmfare January 22, 2013

    Chennai: The Hindi word 'Pareshaan', which in English means troubled, may not to be everybody's favourite word, but playback singer Shalmali Kholgade says it's ironical but the word has spelled happiness for her. 'Pareshaan' from the film 'Ishaqzaade' was Shalmali's the debut Hindi song, which has music by Amit Trivedi. She has...
  • Priyanka is my favourite actress: Arjun Kapoor January 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor is in complete awe of Priyanka Chopra and her performance in 'Barfi!', and says she is his favourite actress of the year. "Best actress this year (2012) is Priyanka Chopra. She has done terrific work in 'Barfi!'. She has done a wonderful work. So, she has to...
  • Awards give you confidence: Arjun Kapoor December 17, 2012

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor, who made his Bollywood debut this year with 'Ishaqzaade', believes awards are important for everyone as they increase confidence. "When your work is appreciated, it is good. People are liking your work and that's why you get awards. There is a jury award which means your peers...
  • Ayushman, Huma talk about characters with a surprise element November 14, 2012

    Rajeev Masand talks to younger generation of actors in Bollywood including Ayushman Khurrana, Arjun Kapoor and Huma Qureshi about their debut roles and how the surprise elements worked for them. Ayushman made his debut in 'Vicky Donor' as a young man who donates sperms for a living, Arjun Kapoor made his...
  • Arjun Kapoor to play a double role in 'Aurangzeb' November 12, 2012

    New Delhi: For Arjun Kapoor it is a case of been there done that when it comes to parties and the budding actor says he now wants to focus on building his career in Bollywood. Kapoor, 27, has bagged three interesting movies after making a successful debut with 'Ishaqzaade'. "I am...
  • Not getting married for next ten years: Parineeti October 18, 2012

    Mumbai: Parineeti Chopra has been the showstopper at various fashion events but finds acting more interesting. She says modelling only gives one a chance to look beautiful. "Acting is more interesting. Modelling gives us an option to look more beautiful at times," the 24-year-old said here. The actress walked the ramp...
  • I am not so competitive: Parineeti Chopra September 17, 2012

    New Delhi: Parineeti Chopra, who has starred in films like 'Ishaqzaade' and 'Ladies v/s Ricky Behl', says she is ambitious but in no hurry to enter the rat race. "I am ambitious to do good work and do it really well. However, I am not so competitive and I don't want...
  • Hated Parineeti during our training: Arjun Kapoor July 20, 2012

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor says he could not stand his 'Ishaqzaade' lead heroine Parineeti Chopra during their training days in Lucknow. "I hated Parineeti when we went for those three days... We didn't really get along at that point of time," the 27-year-old said here Thursday while talking to students...
  • Hua Chhokra Jawaan Re: Happy B'day Vishal Dadlani June 28, 2012

    Mumbai: It’s music director, lyricist, playback singer Vishal Dadlani’s birthday today and we snatched five minutes from his big day to ask him five quick questions. Q: So what are the big plans for the day? A: (Laughs) I just finished lunch with Farah, Shekhar, Piyali, Sujoy and am planning to take...
  • I am not dating Parineeti, says Uday Chopra June 18, 2012

    Mumbai: Actor Uday Chopra finds rumours of a relationship with Yash Raj Films (YRF) discovery Parineeti Chopra 'ridiculous'. "Whoa! @ParineetiChopra and I are NOT dating guys...it's kinda ridiculous! And she doesn't call me Sir, though I think she should start," tweeted Uday. Parineeti's Bollywood career kicked off with Yash Raj Films' (YRF)...
  • Bollybuzz: Bhansali, Kareena finally come together for 'Ram Leela' June 13, 2012

    Meanwhile, both Arjun Kapoor who debuted with 'Ishaqzaade' and Malayalam star Prithviraj who makes his Bollywood debut with 'Aiyaa' have reportedly been signed on for YRF's 'Aurangzeb'. ...
  • Today's audience wants new scripts: Arjun Kapoor June 2, 2012

    Mumbai :Basking in the glory of his recently released film 'Ishaqzaade', lead actor Arjun Kapoor says audiences are accepting new kind of films today. "The new generation has a lot of intensity. The audience are happy to accept new films today. Nowadays, the audience is very intellectual. They only like...
  • I am ready to don a bikini: Parineeti Chopra May 17, 2012

    Mumbai: Newbie actress Parineeti Chopra, who is basking in the glory of her latest film 'Ishaqzaade', says she is ready to don a bikini. Parineeti, 24, started her career with 'Ladies vs Ricky Bahl' in 2011 and said she has set no limitations for herself as an actress and will...