Prashant Narayanan

  • 'Dishkiyaoon' review: Unintentionally hilarious March 28, 2014

    Cast: Harman Baweja, Prashant Narayanan, Sunny Deol, Ayesha Khanna, Aditya Pancholi Director: Sanamjit Singh Talwar There have been many a gangster sagas -- both in Bollywood as well as Hollywood -- some funny, some serious and a chosen few achieving cult status. So where does first-time director Sanamjit Singh Talwar's 'Dishkiyaon' fit...
  • Manjhi: It was the toughest characters of my life, says Nawazuddin September 12, 2013

    Mumbai: For versatile actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who will be seen playing Dashrath Manjhi in Ketan Mehta's 'Manjhi - The Mountain Man', it was the toughest role of his career. Set in 1960 in Bihar and based on a true story, the film is about a man who carved a path through...
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui is a fascinating actor: Ketan Mehta August 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Ketan Mehta, who roped in versatile actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui to play the title role in 'Manjhi - The Mountain Man', praises the actor saying he is "committed and very fascinating". Set in 1960, 'Manjhi - The Mountain Man' is based on the life of Dashrath Manjhi, who for over...
  • 'Issaq' Tweet Review: Poor screenplay and editing hampers the film July 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Shakespeare's 'Romeo and Juliet' has been adapted quite a few times in Bollywood. This time round, director Manish Tiwary gives the famous love story his own interpretation and shifts the story to the ancient town of Varanasi. The film's main protagonist are played by relative newcomers. While Pratiek is...
  • Issaq: Prateik has no ego hassles, says Amyra Dastur July 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Actress Amyra Dastur, who doesn't engage in uninhibited talk in a group of unfamiliar faces, sallies forth into the world of glamour like a feminine and effective Juliet. While the Bollywood debutant sounds upbeat about her upcoming film 'Issaq', she can't conceal the fear of fame jeopardizing her...
  • Ban on item songs is very necessary: Nawazuddin February 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Actors Nawazuddin Siddiqui and Prashant Narayanan support the Central Board of Film Certification's (CBFC) decision to be more stringent about the content of item songs which go on TV. The two feel that raunchy numbers can impact children and banning such songs won't take too much away from...
  • Satish Kaushik's 'Mayanagri' to roll in September May 19, 2012

    MUMBAI: Filmmaker Satish Kaushik's 'Mayanagri', which deals with male prostitution, is finally ready to go on floors. The director says he will start shooting the film starting September. "Writing 'Mayanagri' was not an easy task. It's a very dramatic story of the 1980s and 1990s," Kaushik told IANS. 'Mayanagri' is a film...