Jackky Bhagnani

  • Yes, we have a story for 'Youngistaan 2', says director Vashu Bhagnani 15-04-2014 12:16 PM

    Mumbai: Producer Vashu Bhagnani and debutant director Syed Ahmad Afzal have much to rejoice about. The good response to their political drama "Youngistaan" has encouraged them to plan a sequel to the film already. "Yes, we have a story for 'Youngistaan 2'. And seeing the response (to 'Youngistaan'), we'll go...
  • Meal with untouchables, Bengali president, UDA: 8 real things 'Youngistaan' borrows from India's politics 29-03-2014 12:13 PM

    They say art imitates life. Films are based on real life situations, real instances. But is it okay to lift incidents and situation and make mere caricatures in films? Vashu Bhagnani's latest film 'Youngistaan' rides on the election wave and delivers a film which may have a good message but...
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  • 'Youngistaan' review: The film is unnecessarily stretched out 28-03-2014 10:40 PM

    Star Cast: Jackky Bhagnani, Neha Sharma, Farooque Shaikh, Boman Irani Director: Syed Ahmad Afzal 'Youngistaan' starts off promisingly as a fish-out-of-water comedy about a carefree, 28-year-old who is thrown into the messy world of politics when, after the death of his father, he's roped in to replace him as Prime...
  • Jackky Bhagnani's 'Youngistaan': Tweet review 28-03-2014 12:39 PM

    New Delhi: Jackky Bhagnani turns a young PM in Syed Ahmad Afzal's 'Youngistaan'. The actor, who has featured in films like 'FALTU' and 'Rangrezz', transformed his look to like a politician. Produced by Vashu Bhagnani, the film focuses on a young man who is forced to take up the PM's...
  • Jackky Bhagnani in 'Youngistaan': The similarities with Rahul Gandhi are too strong to ignore, but we'll have to wait and see whom he plays 27-03-2014 05:43 PM

    New Delhi: If you thought Bollywood was only about romantic melodramas, you are grossly mistaken. For politics, which offers an interesting mix of drama, comedy, power, and cynicism, has invariably been one of the favourite themes of Hindi cinema. Even though politics is a sensitive subject as it involves commoner's...
  • Not portraying Rahul Gandhi in 'Youngistaan': Jackky Bhagnani 24-02-2014 05:55 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Jackky Bhagnani is playing a politician in 'Youngistaan', but his role is not modeled on Congress vice president Rahul Gandhi. "I am interested in politics and I have always kept a tab on it. You may find the similarity in the looks, but I am not portraying Rahul...
  • Was to shoot with Farooq Sheikh today: Boman Irani 28-12-2013 02:21 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Boman Irani was due to shoot with Farooque Sheikh for an upcoming film in Indore Saturday. But the news of the latter's sudden death left Boman "shocked, numbed and saddened". Farooque was in Dubai for a family vacation when a cardiac arrest took his life late Friday night....
  • Cannot believe Farooq Sheikh is no more: Amitabh Bachchan 28-12-2013 10:25 AM

    New Delhi: When on screen actors were busy wooing their lady love with one liners, one actor changed the face of romance in early 80s. Farooq Sheikh brought innocence in his romance and clicked right away with the audiences. The 65-year-old actor died on Saturday morning of heart attack. And,...
  • 'Youngistan' is a beautiful love story: Jackky Bhagnani 03-12-2013 05:56 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Jackky Bhagnani says his upcoming film 'Youngistan' stands for the country's youth. The film is a love story set against the backdrop of Indian politics. It is directed by debutant director Syed Afzal Ahmad and stars Bhagnani, Neha Sharma, Farooq Sheikh and others. "For me as the name...
  • Snapshot: Is Jackky Bhagnani dating southern actress Nidhi Subbaiah? 29-04-2013 12:26 PM

    Are former model and south cinema actress Nidhi Subbaiah and actor Jackky Bhagnani dating? They were recently spotted together at PVR Juhu. Subbaiah played the female lead in the film 'Ajab Gazabb Love', a romance comedy directed by Sanjay Gadhvi, opposite Bhagnani. ...
  • Jackky: Everything's not easy for a star kid 27-10-2012 02:00 PM

    Mumbai: Jackky Bhagnani found it difficult to break people's notion that being a producer's son, he would have got everything easily. And the situation became worse after his first film 'Kal Kissne Dekha' didn't do well at the box office. "If my first film would have done well, no one...
  • 'Ajab Gazabb Love' Review: It's not so lovable 27-10-2012 10:36 AM

    Cast: Jackky Bhagnani, Niddhi Subbaiah, Arjun Rampal, Kirron Kher, Dharshan Jariwala, Arshad Warsi Director: Sanjay Gadhvi Rating: 1.5 out of 5 There is never a time or a place for true love. It happens accidentally, in a heartbeat, in a single throbbing moment. That moment for the very rich, Rajveer...
  • Wanted to do films beyond 'Dhoom': Sanjay Gadhvi 26-10-2012 02:45 PM

    New Delhi: Sanjay Gadhvi, who directed the first two films of the fast paced 'Dhoom' series says he decided not to be part of 'Dhoom 3' because he wanted to make films that come naturally to him. "I am trying to do every kind of movie because the process by...
  • Friday releases: 'Rush', 'Ajab Gazabb Love' 26-10-2012 09:12 AM

    This Friday, two Bollywood films will be opening at the Box Office including Emraan Hashmi's 'Rush' and Jackky Bhagnani starrer 'Ajab Gazabb Love'. 'Rush' stars Emraan as Sam, a struggling news reporter keen to make it big in life. But when he takes on an assignment offered by a media...
  • Friday Release: Jackky, Nidhi's 'Ajab Gazabb Love' 25-10-2012 03:43 PM

    New Delhi: Jackky Bhagnani wasnt successful in his first film but he waited till FALTU, which did well at the box office. He is returning for his third outing as hero in Ajab Gazabb Love. Directed by Sanjay Gadhvi, the film also stars Nidhi Subbaiah, Arjun Rampal and Darshan Jariwala...
  • I was a fat boy with asthma: Jackky Bhagnani 23-10-2012 09:24 AM

    New Delhi: Jackky Bhagnanis entry into Bollywood didnt become memorable as the actors first film Kal Kissne Dekha bombed at the ticket window, but Jackky came into limelight with the success of FALTU. Now, the actor is gearing up for his next release Ajab Gazabb Love. The song Boom boom...