Kishore Kumar

  • Sonu Nigam is no less than Kishoreda: Pankaj Udhas 06-12-2013 11:47 AM

    New Delhi: Praising Sonu Nigam's versatility, ghazal singer Pankaj Udhas compared him with a legend like Kishore Kumar. "I have seen many singers, but few are as versatile as Sonu. He reminds me of Kishoreda. His versatility is such that I don't consider him less than Kishoreda," Udhas said here...
  • Manna Dey: The last of the great male playback singers 24-10-2013 02:21 PM

    New Delhi: With the death of Prabodh Chandra Dey aka Manna Dey, we have lost the last pillar of the legendary playback singers of Hindi cinema. With Rafi, Kishore and Mukesh long gone, with Mana Dey's demise the tradition of the singers who excelled without any support from technology, has...
  • Kishore Kumar biopic will take time: Ranbir Kapoor 02-10-2013 11:10 AM

    Kolkata: Actor Ranbir Kapoor, who is set to play legendary singer Kishore Kumar in a biopic directed by Anurag Basu, Tuesday confirmed that the project will be delayed due to script issues. Ranbir will work with Kashyap in his next venture 'Jagga Jasoos', following which the duo will resume work...
  • Akshay, Riteish, Tusshar: Are heroes the new age comic relief? 11-09-2013 11:56 AM

    New Delhi: Probably it was the beginning of the talkie era which made the filmmakers realise the importance of breathers. The directors had started experimenting with the themes and they were feeling the need of giving a relatively lighter scene before packing the climax with a punch. Earlier comedians were...
  • Rafi wins Greatest Voice of Hindi Cinema poll 15-08-2013 09:33 PM

    CNN-IBN had asked you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Hindi cinema from the likes of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhosle, Mukesh, Kishore Kumar and Mohammad Rafi. IBNLive readers voted for legendary singer Mohammad Rafi as the winner amongst the legends of Hindi cinema music. Rafi sang close...
  • Indian Cinema's Greatest Voice: Mukesh 15-08-2013 07:10 PM

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Indian Cinema's Greatest Voice: Kishore Kumar 15-08-2013 06:16 PM

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Indian Cinema's Greatest Voice: Asha Bhosle 15-08-2013 05:40 PM

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Indian Cinema's Greatest Voice: Lata Mangeshkar 15-08-2013 05:20 PM

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Indian Cinema’s Greatest Voice: Mohammad Rafi 15-08-2013 05:00 PM

    We ask you to choose the greatest among the golden voices of Lata Mangeshkar, Asha Bhonsle, Mohammad Rafi, Mukesh and Kishore Kumar. ...
  • Watch: Journey of the versatile singer Kishore Kumar 14-08-2013 12:10 PM

    Despite having no formal training in music, Kishore Kumar has innumerous melodious songs to his credit. The man who recognised Kishore Kumar's potential as a singer was music director SD Burman. ...
  • Poll: Who is Hindi film music's greatest voice - Asha, Kishore, Lata, Mukesh or Rafi? 09-08-2013 01:17 PM

    Who is the greatest singer in Hindi film music? Asha Bhosle, the voice that defined romance or Kishore Kumar, the voice that still resonates with the youth or Lata Mangeshkar, the voice that made leaders cry or Mohammed Rafi, the golden voice or Mukesh, the voice of patriotism? Vote for...
  • My dad's film Love in Bombay's release is a big feat: Munjoy Mukherjee 07-08-2013 05:31 PM

    Joy Mukherjee's 'Love in Bombay' has been theatrically released 42 years after it was produced. The film, which features Waheeda Rehman, Rehman, Kishore Kumar, and Ashok Kumar, wasn't released. The film was discovered by Mukherjee's son after his demise in March 9, 2013. His son Munjoy Mukherjee shared the memories...
  • Remembering Kishore Kumar on his birthday: The big playlist 04-08-2013 11:00 AM

    New Delhi: Not many know that legendary singer and actor Kishore Kumar had no formal training in music. Still he has innumerous melodious songs to his credit. The man who recognised Kishore Kumar's potential as a singer was music director SD Burman. Today is Kishore Kumar's birthday (He was born...
  • I don't believe in remakes or biopics: Waheeda Rehman 29-07-2013 01:26 PM

    Mumbai: While Bollywood filmmakers have been cashing-in on the trend of remakes and biopics, legendary actress Waheeda Rehman is not in favour of them. Amid reports of biopics being planned on actor-filmmaker Guru Dutt and singer-actor Kishore Kumar, Waheeda feels making a biopic is not the right thing as it...
  • Anurag Basu: Everyone wants to work with Ranbir Kapoor 05-07-2013 04:44 PM

    Macau: Bollywood director Anurag Basu, who teams up with Ranbir Kapoor for 'Jagga Jasoos' again after 'Barfi!', will also be co-producing the film with the star and said their "business partnership" will bring "new dynamics" to their equation. "The status is that the script is ready. There will be new...
  • Telugu actor Naga Chaitanya to star in 'Hello Brother' 14-05-2013 01:32 PM

    After the success of 'Thadhaka' Naga Chaitanya seems to be everywhere. The actor has been appreciated by the audience and by critics. The film was directed by Kishore Kumar Pardasani, the film recently held its success meet function. The actor is now all set to star in Hindi film 'Hello...
  • Naga Chaitanya is a fast evolving mass hero: Sunil Varma 25-04-2013 12:10 PM

    Chennai: Telugu actor Sunil Varma, who shares screen space with Naga Chaitanya in upcoming action drama, 'Thadaka', feels that the latter is one of the fast evolving mass heroes in the industry. "I played his (Chaitanya) friend in his debut film 'Josh' and play his co-star in 'Thadaka'. The transformation...
  • Audio of Telugu film 'Thadhaka' to be release today 24-04-2013 10:10 PM

    Naga Chaitanya and Sunil are all set to star in action film 'Thadhaka' to be directed by Kishore Kumar Pardasani of 'Konchem Istam Konchem Kastam' fame . The film is a remake of Tamil film 'Vettai'. Andrea Jeremiah, Tamannah play the leading ladies in the film. The first look posters...
  • 'Thadhaka' trailer: Watch Naga Chaitanya and Sunil in action 24-04-2013 09:15 PM

    New Delhi: Telugu film 'Thadhaka' is directed by Kishore Kumar Pardasani. The film will feature Naga Chaitanya, Sunil, Andrea Jeremiah, Tamannaah in leading roles. Actors like Nagendra Babu, Brahmanandam, Ashutosh Rana will be seen in pivotal roles. The film is a remake of Tamil film 'Vettai'. ...
  • I don't believe in remakes: Ranbir Kapoor 06-04-2013 06:03 PM

    Vancouver: Ranbir Kapoor wants to play the baddie, but the star of movies like 'Rockstar' and 'Barfi!' says no director is ready to accept him in such a role. "I would love to play a negative role, something that is like an anti-hero. Something without guitars, rose and without a...
  • I hope Priyanka Chopra wins at TOIFA: Anurag Basu 06-04-2013 01:31 PM

    Vancouver: Filmmaker Anurag Basu, who is re-teaming with Ranbir Kapoor for a biopic on Kishore Kumar, believes that the young star is the perfect choice to bring alive the versatility of the legendary singer-actor on-screen. Ranbir and Basu earlier worked together on the hit film 'Barfi'. The 30-year-old 'Wake Up...
  • Evergreen Voices: Remembering legendary singer Kishore Kumar 28-03-2013 05:15 PM

    Here's a look at the work and life of legendary singer Kishore Kumar through the years. ...