JAVED JAFFREY

  • Watch: Rajnath, Javed Jaffrey speak on Lucknow polls April 30, 2014

    BJP chief Rajnath Singh and Aam Aadmi Party candidate are pitted against each other in the battle for the Lucknow Lok Sabha seat. ...
  • Rahul at 4045 years can't be called a youth leader: Javed Jaffrey April 29, 2014

    Lucknow: While the opposition might have dismissed him as a nonserious candidate, actorturnedpolitician Javed Jaffrey is leaving no stone unturned to win the Lucknow seat for the Aam Aadmi Party. In conversation with IBNLive, he admitted that the party committed a mistake by resigning from the government too soon in...
  • Lucknow: Rajnath faces a tough battle, hopes to ride on Modi wave April 29, 2014

    Lucknow: Campaigning in Lucknow ended on Monday amidst huge pomp and show. While leaders from all parties, in a last ditch effort to woo the voters held roadshows and rallies, the party workers, too, pitched in with all their might to convince the electorate to vote for them. Travelling across the...
  • I am an Indian, didn't come from Pakistan: Jaffrey on 'outsider' jibe April 26, 2014

    Lucknow: Hitting out at the Opposition for calling him an outsider, Aam Aadmi Party candidate from Lucknow Javed Jaffrey on Friday said that he is an Indian and has't come from America or Pakistan. He also took a jibe at BJP President and Lucknow candidate Rajnath Singh saying that he...
  • 'Boogie Woogie' is my favourite show: Prabhudeva November 28, 2013

    Mumbai: Choreographerdirector Prabhudheva is excited about the hit dance show 'Boogie Woogie' making a comeback. He says it is his favourite. 'Boogie Woogie', launched in 1996 by actor Javed Jaffrey, his brother Naved and actor Ravi Behl, will return on the small screen soon on Sony Entertainment Television. The new season...
  • 'Jackpot' does not require censorship: Sunny Leone November 25, 2013

    Mumbai: The censor board has axed 'Eggjactly' from being used in Sunny Leone starrer 'Jackpot'. However the IndoCanadian adult film star says it is a family film and doesn't "require censorship". The 32yearold, who has shot some bold scenes for the movie, admits that it's censor board's job to see what's...
  • Mr Joe B Carvalho: Soha to don bikini for the first time on screen November 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Soha Ali Khan is all set to shed her girl next door image by wearing a bikini for the first time in her forthcoming film 'Mr Joe B Carvalho'. Though Soha is playing the role of a police officer in the film, the audience would get to see her...
  • 'War Chhod Na Yaar' review: It's wellintentioned but oversimplistic October 11, 2013

    Cast: Sharman Joshi, Javed Jaffrey, Soha Ali Khan Director: Faraz Haider Wellintentioned but oversimplistic, War Chhod Na Yaar casts a satirical eye on the hotbutton issue of border relations between India and Pakistan, and turns the spotlight on the troops stationed either side of the barbedwire fence. Those troops are led...
  • Javed Jaffrey: Dance shows are more focussed on the reality part August 4, 2013

    Mumbai: Actorcomedianchoreographerproducer Javed Jaffrey, whose dance show 'Boogie Woogie' was one of the first dance reality shows on the small screen, says nowadays the focus is less on dancing skills and more on other things. "Now the platform is there, but somewhere it becomes exploitative. They zoom in on, say the...
  • BMW: Being a producer is tough, says Javed Jaffrey August 2, 2013

    Mumbai: After producing two National Awardwinning documentaries 'Inshallah, Kashmir' and 'Inshallah Football', Javed Jaffrey has moved on to feature films with 'BMW' and describes it as an intelligent thriller. "I have produced my first film titled 'BMW'. It is a thriller, which has been made keeping in mind the international audience...
  • Soha Ali Khan: I never got a chance to fight with Saif March 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Soha Ali Khan says she has never had even a childhood fight with elder brother and actor Saif Ali Khan. "The age difference between bhai (Saif Ali Khan) and me is nine years and I used to respect him a lot so I never got a chance to fight...
  • 'The Forest' shows what we're inside: Javed Jaffrey May 13, 2012

    New Delhi: Be it singing or dancing, Javed Jaffrey is one of the most versatile actors in the Hindi film industry. Though Javed debuted as a villain in 'Meri Jung' (1985), he excelled as a dancer and comedian in Bollywood. He proved his critics wrong with his performance in Deepa...
  • 'The Forest' is about the predator in us: Director May 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian independent cinema is on alltime high. A lot of Indian indie filmmakers are receiving accolades all over the world, but filmmaker Ashvin Kumar is among those people who had brought the initial acceptance for the independent cinema in India. His films 'Little Terrorist' and 'Inshallah, football'...
  • Masand's Movie Review: Daddy Cool a dead duck August 28, 2009

    Cast: Suniel Shetty, Aftab Shivdasani, Chunky Pandey, Prem Chopra, Javed Jaffrey, Vrajesh Hirjee Director: K Murali Mohan Rao If the sight of Javed Jaffrey pulling down Prem Chopra's blue boxer shorts and helping him onto a toilet seat doesn't make you sick, then a closeup of his hand covered in Chopra's shit...
  • Critics slam Paying Guests, but cast confident June 21, 2009

    New Delhi: Though Paritosh Painter's comic caper Paying Guests didn't get critical acclaim, the cast of the film spoke quite confidently about the film's success with its audience at a special screening held in Mumbai. The cast and crew of Mukta Art's Paying Guests walked the red carpet on Friday night...
  • Masand's Movie Review: Paying Guests is painful June 20, 2009

    Cast: Javed Jaffrey, Shreyas Talpade, Ashish Chaudhary, Celina Jaitley, Neha Dhupia, Riya Sen, Sayali Bhagat, Asrani Director: Paritosh Painter Paying Guests directed by Paritosh Painter is a comedy that's based on a premise so weak, you'll just about muster up a few chuckles; don't expect this film to make you laugh. Javed...
  • Masand's Verdict: Roadside Romeo crowded with Yash Raj cliches October 24, 2008

    Director: Jugal Hansraj Cast: Kareena Kapoor (Laila), Saif Ali Khan (Romeo), Javed Jaffrey (Charlie Anna) The least you expect from an animation film are likeable characters, but Roadside Romeo is full of characters you couldn't care less about. Except Charlie Anna that is, the film's main badguy or baddog to be...
  • Javed Jaffrey's second coming, in 8 movies February 13, 2008

    Mumbai: Javed Jaffrey stole the show with his wacky act in Salaam Namaste and now he is earning rewards for it. Jaffery has been on a film signing spree and has as many as eight projects lined up now. "It was only after Salaam Namaste that suddenly people took notice of...
  • Funnyman Javed back? Eggjactly! April 12, 2007

    Funnyman Javed Jaffrey's act in Salaam Namaste left audiences in splits. The actor is back on 70 mm, managing Saif Ali Khan's race track career in Tara Rum Pum. CNNIBN: So, are you Saifs lucky mascot or is it vice versa? Javed Jaffrey: I dont know, may be Siddharth is our lucky...