JEETENDRA

  • Delhi: BJP wants a review of security for MLAs September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: In a view of the attack on its MLA Jeetendra Singh Shunty, the BJP on Wednesday called upon Lt Governor Najeeb Jung and Police Commissioner BS Bassi to review security of those MLAs who are facing a security threat. "MLAs have to meet different kind of people everyday....
  • Anil Kapoor tempted to focus on '24' season 2; Rishi Kapoor and Jeetendra likely to join the cast March 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Anil Kapoor has several film offers coming his way but is tempted to set the ball rolling for the second season of his game-changing TV series '24'. Confirming his full-throttle plans for the show's season two, Kapoor said: "My entire team is into pre-production. Only my own dates need to...
  • Ekta, Tusshar too busy for marriage: Jeetendra December 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Yesteryear star Jeetendra says both his children, TV queen Ekta and actor Tusshar Kapoor, are so busy with their professional lives that they do not have time to think about marriage. "For every father their kids are good. I think we as fathers have to say good things about our...
  • Actor Jeetendra's hand imprint tile unveiled December 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Jeetendra, whose hand imprint tile was unveiled today at the Walk of the Stars here, said finding true friends in life is rare and he "treasures" them. "One may get everything in life but to find true and good friends is difficult. I genuinely treasure my friends,...
  • Jeetendra's hand imprint tile to be unveiled next week December 13, 2013

    Mumbai: In a bid to pay tribute to the contribution of veteran actor Jeetendra to the film industry, a hand impression of him will be unveiled here next week. On December 18, a function will be organised by UTV Stars under 'Walk of the Stars' initiative, to pay an ode...
  • My jumping, dancing come from Ganapati: Jeetendra September 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Jeetendra, known as the 'Jumping Jack of Bollywood', owes his dancing skills to the days he spent celebrating Ganesh Utsav as a kid. "I never went to any disco, I didn't know anything about dance. Whatever jumping or dancing I did in films, is because of my Ganapati...
  • Watch: Bollywood stars celebrate Ganpati festival September 10, 2013

    Bollywood stars were spotted celebrating Ganpati festival. 'Dabangg' actor Salman Khan was seen at his sister Alvira Agnihotri's house in suburban Mumbai. Actor Jeetendra Kapoor and his son Tusshar started the festivities with their customary prayers. ...
  • Akshay Kumar: Rajesh Khanna's statue means freedom and happiness August 10, 2013

    Mumbai: A statue of Bollywood's original superstar Rajesh Khanna was unveiled here Saturday in the presence of his family members estranged wife Dimple Kapadia, daughter Twinkle Khanna, soninlaw Akshay Kumar, and other industry members. Dimple and Twinkle had moist eyes as they stood next to the reverred actor's statue, which...
  • Can 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' rely on word of mouth publicity? July 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', which released Friday, has left industry members like filmmaker Rakesh Roshan and veteran actor Jeetendra delighted. The movie, a biopic on former athlete Milkha Singh, also lovingly called the Flying Sikh, features Farhan Akhtar in the role of the sprinter, while Sonam Kapoor...
  • SRK beats Big B, gets voted as India's most popular father June 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan, a doting dad of Aryan and Suhana, has been voted India's most popular father in a Father's Day poll conducted by a web site. He got more votes than megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who has a daughter and a son. The results of the poll,...
  • Story key for Imran Khan to select a film May 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Imran Khan who has been seen in different roles in films like 'Delhi Belly', 'I hate luv stories' and 'Matru ki bijlee ka Mandola' says that he only thinks about a film's story and does not bother about setting an image through his films. The actor is all set...
  • Himmatwala: A film critic's 10point guide to surviving the film March 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Whether Sajid Khan gives a second thought about the criticism or not is a different debate altogether but does he care about the audience either? 'Himmatwala' is monotonous, slapstick and an insult to the mental capabilities of the viewers. There are spoilers ahead, so proceed at your own...
  • 'Himmatwala' was no less than a 'MughalEAzam' for Sridevi: Sajid March 28, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Sajid Khan, who is looking forward to the Friday release of his film 'Himmatwala' the official remake of the 1983 blockbuster of the same name, says it was the original film that catapulted veteran actress Sridevi to stardom. "Sridevi became a star because of 'Himmatwala'. I think that...
  • No bikinis or kissing on screen for Tammannaah March 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Southern actress Tammannaah Bhatia, who is making her debut in Bollywood with Sajid Khan's 'Himmatwala', has her reservations about wearing a bikini, as well as kissing on screen. "Even in down south, while I was working, I had a few restrictions that I followed. I don't wear a bikini on...
  • Wouldn't have touched 'Himmatwala' if it was 'Mughal-e-Azam': Ajay March 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Ajay Devgn, who plays the male lead in the remake of the 1983 movie 'Himmatwala', says if the film was a "classic" like 'Mughal-e-Azam', the new team would have never touched it. "We would never try to attempt a 'Mughal-e-Azam', because we could never try to beat a...
  • 'Nagin' remake to be contemporary, says Ekta February 4, 2013

    Mumbai: TV and film producer Ekta Kapoor, who has bought the rights of yesteryear blockbuster film 'Nagin' is remaking the JeetendraReena Roy starrer with a contemporary feel to it. "We are remaking 'Nagin' but it will be set in today's time. It will be a contemporary feel considering the sensibilities of...
  • I'm not upset with Sridevi, says Tusshar Kapoor September 20, 2012

    Mumbai: Actor Tusshar Kapoor, who was reportedly upset with actress Sridevi for her remarks on the remake of his father, Jeetendra's 1983 film 'Himmatwala', says his reaction was misunderstood. "Sometimes misunderstandings happen, but that's not what I meant. I only showed possessiveness over the film, I liked her a lot in...
  • Masand: 'Kyaa Super Kool...' is a cringe fest July 27, 2012

    Cast: Anupam Kher, Ritesh Deshmukh, Neha Sharma, Tusshar Kapoor, SarahJane Dias Director: Sachin Yardi If I had a penny for every time I laughed during 'Kyaa Super Kool Hain Hum', I'd be able to afford an Asprin I so badly needed at the end of this roughly twoandahalfhour cringefest. The problem with...
  • Sonia Gandhi has invited Esha, Bharat: Hema Malini July 1, 2012

    Mumbai: Hema Malini had invited Prime Minister Manmohan Singh and Congress president Sonia Gandhi for her daughter Esha's wedding with Bharat Takhtani. She says that the two couldn't come due to security reasons and that the latter has invited the newly wed couple at her residence. "We had invited PM and...
  • Tusshar not jealous of 'Himmatwala' Ajay Devgn June 27, 2012

    Mumbai: With director Sajid Khan all set to remake JeetendraSridevi starrer Himmatwala, the veteran actor's son Tusshar Kapoor says he is not jealous of Ajay Devgn stepping into his father's shoes. Devgn would be playing the character of Jeetendra from the latter's super hit film of 1983. "I don't think I...
  • Sajid says his 'Himmatwala' will be different March 22, 2012

    Mumbai: Director Sajid Khan, who is going to remake the JeetendraSridevi hit 'Himmatwala', says he would present the movie with a different take. "I am making 'Himmatwala' again. In 2013, the film will complete 30 years. Forget about today's generation, even two generationsold would not know about this film. It...
  • Mumbai: Man who lost braveheart son stands unmoved November 3, 2011

    Mumai: Father of Keenan Santos, who died after stabbed for taking on some people who misbehaved with their friends in Mumbai, on Thursday praised his son's bravado, saying he wants his other sons to also fight crime against women. "I lost my son and I wish, I say, I have another...
  • I'm not ready to return to films yet: Jeetendra July 4, 2011

    Mumbai: Although his contemporaries are still active in films, veteran actor Jeetendra is not in a mood to act any time soon. Jeetendra was last seen in a fullfledged role in Kucch To Hai (2003) and made a special appearance in a song in Om Shanti Om (2007). "When I feel like...