RADHIKA APTE

  • Radhika Apte: Male actors get extra money, there is inequality March 29, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Radhika Apte, who picks content-driven films, says she would not do an item song which objectifies women. Asked if she's willing to do item songs in Bollywood, the "Hunterrr" told IANS: "It all depends on what it is. What is item number? It is a song and dance sequence....
  • Radhika Apte: Can't see myself just looking pretty and dancing March 28, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Radhika Apte is content after two back-to-back different entertainers -- Sriram Raghavan's "Badlapur" and Harshvardhan Kulkarni's "Hunterrr". Happy with the praise coming her way, she says she will continue trying to pick unique characters. Talking about her performances, she said: "I guess what really worked for me was that...
  • Idol chat: Radhika Apte talks about her movie 'Hunterrr' March 28, 2015

    In an interview with CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Bollywood actress Radhika Apte talks about her latest release 'Hunterrr'. ...
  • 'Hunterrr' team to host an open forum in Mumbai to discuss the film with the audience March 24, 2015

    Mumbai: A film on a man's journey of discovering his sexuality running high on testosterone, 'Hunterrr' has garnered a mixed response. Now the makers of the film are organising an open forum here on Tuesday to present a platform for discussion. The team of Phantom Films' 'Hunterrr' will also hold a...
  • 'Hunterrr' review: It's promising but ultimately disappointing March 20, 2015

    Director: Hashvardhan Kulkarni Cast: Gulshan Devaiah, Radhika Apte More than a few young men will likely recognize themselves in snatches from the growing up years of Mandar Ponkshe, the protagonist of 'Hunterrr'. Skipping class to sneak into an adult film, gathering with friends outside a girls' school during lunch break, brushing up...
  • 'Hunterrr' actor Sai Tamhankar: I don't think any industry is exploring as much as Marathi films March 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Marathi actress Sai Tamhankar, who has featured in Bollywood film 'Hunterrr', says Marathi filmmakers are at their experimental best these days, and for them content is the prime concern. Sai told IANS: "The kind of experiments being done in Marathi films...I don't think it's being done anywhere else. I don't...
  • Radhika Apte: I feel insecure and jealous sometimes but I am not very competitive March 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Radhika Apte has an impressive kitty of films for herself, but she says that like most others, she gets insecure and jealous of others at times. But she doesn't considers that as being competitive. Radhika told IANS: "I am not very competitive. Insecurities and jealousy are a part of...
  • 'Hunterrr' tweet review: Script's flaws don't hamper the film's overall impact March 20, 2015

    Gulshan Devaiah is back! And this time, he returns with an entirely different role. The actor not only steps into the zone of a protagonist in the film 'Hunterrr' for the first time, but also manages to shed his negative image highlighted in his past project. Filmmaker Harshwardhan Kulkarni's 'Hunterrr'...
  • Grey characters more attractive to me: Radhika Apte March 19, 2015

    New Delhi: Actress Radhika Apte feels more comfortable in playing characters that are layered than one-dimensional parts, which are either too good or purely villainous. The actress said she prefers real characters over larger- than-life roles. "I find playing morally-ambiguous characters easier than a woman who is always cute on screen. "I...
  • Radhika Apte laughs off rumoured feud with 'Hunterrr' co-star Sai Tamhankar March 18, 2015

    New Delhi: Actress Radhika Apte has rubbished reports of a fall out between her and 'Hunterrr' co-star Sai Tamhankar. Laughing off such stories, Radhika said, "Sai and I go a long way back. She has been present with us on every promotion in Mumbai. We meet daily and even help each...
  • Response for my work in 'Badlapur' has been positive: Radhika Apte March 16, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Radhika Apte, who will be seen in 'Hunterrr', says sex is a salable subject in films, because society considers it a taboo. The actress, whose forthcoming film is about a sex addict, told IANS: "It (sex) is salable and it's a taboo also, so it has an odd place...
  • Working with Nawazuddin Siddiqui is an absolute joy: Radhika Apte March 7, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Radhika Apte says she leans towards roles that are "meatier" and doesn't want to be just "an object" in a film. "I like roles that are meatier and have some content, roles which are researched. A lot of homework was done for my part in 'Badlapur'. I like to...
  • I am choosy about my roles, have to wait long to land new characters: Radhika Apte March 5, 2015

    Mumbai: Post the success of 'Badlapur', actress Radhika Apte says she is not on a signing spree and does not mind waiting for a unique character to come her way. Radhika, 29, who will be next seen in adult comedy 'Hunterrr', says her biggest fear is about getting typecast. "It's...
  • Radhika Apte: If 'Badlapur' makes the viewer uncomfortable, that is exactly the point of the film February 24, 2015

    New Delhi: While Sriram Raghavan's new film 'Badlapur' has been earning rave reviews, many have called the film unnecessarily violent and misogynist in nature. Radhika Apte who has impressed one and all with her performance as Koko in the film, though begs to differ and says 'if the film makes...
  • Radhika Apte elated over working with Anurag Kashyap in an international project February 21, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Radhika Apte says she is thrilled to be a part of an untitled international project which has brought together seven directors from across the globe to make an ensemble of short films. "I am very keen on doing more international work so when this opportunity presented itself, I was...
  • I loved working with Varun Dhawan in 'Badlapur'; it was brave of him to take on such a dark role: Radhika Apte February 18, 2015

    Chennai: Actress Radhika Apte, who plays one of the leads in forthcoming action-thriller "Badlapur", says the film is content-driven and also has all the elements of a commercially entertaining venture. "This is a content-driven film, but it's entertaining too with all the commercial elements," Radhika told IANS. She plays the owner of...
  • CBFC approves violent visual content of 'Badlapur', deletes abusive words February 17, 2015

    Mumbai: The intrinsically violent 'Badlapur', which tells the tale of a man getting even with his wife's killer, has been cleared without any visual cuts. However, the axe has fallen on the 'F' word, not once but twice over. A source said: "While the violent visual content of 'Badlapur' has been...
  • 'Badlapur' a step towards commercial Hindi films for me: Radhika Apte February 1, 2015

    New Delhi: 'Shor in the City' actress Radhika Apte, who is known for her roles in art house films, is looking forward to Varun Dhawan-starrer 'Badlapur' as she feels it will be an image-breaker for her. Radhika made her full-fledged acting debut in Bollywood with 'Shor in the City' in...
  • Radhika Apte lands role in British play January 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Actress Radhika Apte has been roped in for an untitled British play, which revolves around an Indian woman striving to make it big in London's Broadway shows. The actress, who auditioned for the role via Skype, is excited to be a part of the play as it gives an...
  • After 'Lion', actor Nandamuri Balakrishna to work with Kona Venkat and Gopi Mohan for his 99th film January 5, 2015

    Chennai: Actor Nandamuri Balakrishna, who is currently wrapping up work on his 98th Telugu film 'Lion', is said to have finalised the script for his next project, which has been penned by successful writers Kona Venkat and Gopi Mohan. According to a source close to the actor, "Balakrishna is on the...
  • Sujoy Ghosh finishes his Soumitra Chatterjee-starrer short film December 20, 2014

    Kolkata: Filmmaker Sujoy Ghosh wrapped up a short film starring the doyen of the Bengali film industry Soumitra Chatterjee here Saturday. "Short film over. Now to embark upon long...(sic)," tweeted Ghosh of 'Kahaani' fame. Tota Roy Choudhury and Radhika Apte are the other actors in the film, said to be a thriller. A...
  • Actor Nandamuri Balakrishna does a lungi dance in Satyadeva's tentatively-titled film 'Godsea' December 6, 2014

    Hyderabad: Actor Nandamuri Balakrishna's fans are in for a treat as their star has grooved to a song in lungi in upcoming Telugu film, tentatively titled 'Godsea'. The film's director Satyadeva says the actor can still give his young counterparts a run for money. "We recently shot a song featuring Balakrishna in...
  • Anurag Basu to make TV series 'Chokher Bali' based on Tagore's novel, actress Radhika Apte to play the title role November 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Basu is set to recreate the magic of the film 'Chokher Bali', but on TV. The director has signed actress Radhika Apte for the series. The show will go on air on new channel Epic. Radhika will be seen playing the role of Binodini, which was played by Aishwarya...
  • That Day After Everyday: Watch Anurag Kashyap's short film on sexual harassment of women October 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Anurag Kashyap is known for his 'out of the box' ideas. This time he has come up with a short film on eve teasing. The film talks about the issues related to gender sensitisation and equality of genders in a profound way. The film features is called 'That...
  • Radhika Apte to act opposite Balakrishna in Srinu's next September 20, 2013

    Chennai: Bollywood actress Radhika Apte has been confirmed as the leading lady opposite Nandamuri Balakrishna in his upcoming yet-untitled Telugu action drama that also features Sonal Chauhan. "Radhika Apte and Sonal Chauhan are the heroines in our Balakrishna starrer film with Boyapati Srinu," the film's producer Anil Sunkara posted on his...
  • 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...