Rajkumar Hirani

  • Aamir Khan's 'P.K.' release date confirmed for December 19 15-04-2014 02:49 PM

    New Delhi: Christmas season seems to spell magic for Aamir Khan's films and continuing with the trend, the makers of his upcoming film "P.K." have decided to release it about a week before X-Mas. "Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films, in association with Disney India, confirm that 'P.K.' shall...
  • Is Ranbir Kapoor playing Sanjay Dutt in Rajkumar Hirani's biopic on the actor? 25-03-2014 03:13 PM

    Mumbai: The story of Sanjay Dutt's life is likely to go on the screen and, if all goes well, director Rajkumar Hirani and actor Ranbir Kapoor would come together for the first time to tell the highs and lows in the 54-year-old star's life. The decision was reportedly taken around...
  • Writers are not given their due, they should be respected and valued, says Rajkumar Hirani 17-03-2014 01:06 PM

    Mumbai: Director Rajkumar Hirani feels film industry has often short-changed writers and it's high time they get due respect and value for their work. "A good story makes the film good. The script has to be right. Writers are backbone of a film. I feel writers are not given their...
  • Why was Aamir Khan's 'Peekay' release date pushed to Christmas 06-03-2014 10:01 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani says Christmas is the perfect time to release 'Peekay' as most Aamir Khan-starrers released around the festival have performed well at the box office. Earlier, the film was slated to release June 6 this year. However, now it will hit the screens this Christmas Dec 25....
  • Sanjay Dutt shot for his role in 'PK' before going to jail: Rajkumar Hirani 05-03-2014 01:15 PM

    Mumbai: Director Rajkumar Hirani has said actor Sanjay Dutt shot for his portions in the upcoming film 'P.K' before going to jail last year to serve his remaining term in the 1993 bomb blast case. "He has already shot for his portions before he went (to jail)," Hirani said at...
  • If you have a camera on your phone and a great idea then shoot it: Rajkumar Hirani 17-11-2013 10:21 AM

    Hyderabad: Bollywood director Rajkumar Hirani, who is here to watch his son Vir's directorial debut film 'Return Gift', expressed his desire to direct films for children someday. 'Return Gift', a four-minute film made by the teenaged son of '3 Idiots' director, is based on a true story of his grandmother....
  • Rajkumar Hirani's son turns director with 'Return Gift' 15-11-2013 11:58 AM

    Hyderabad: Popular Bollywood director Rajkumar Hirani's son Vir turns director with 'Return Gift', which will be screened here during ongoing 18th International Children's Film Festival, India (ICFFI). "The movie is on how a person throws out garbage from his house's window without caring about neighbours," Monica Wahi, curator of 18th...
  • Aamir Khan's 'P.K.' to be released on June 6, 2014 01-10-2013 01:09 PM

    New Delhi: Rajkumar Hirani's political satire 'P.K.' is set to hit the screens June 6 next year. Vinod Chopra Films and Rajkumar Hirani Films, in association with Disney UTV, have announced the release date of 'P.K.' in an official statement. After the success of '3 Idiots', Hirani has teamed up...
  • What was Aamir Khan's son Junaid doing in Dilli Haat? 30-09-2013 11:09 AM

    New Delhi: With his hair tied back, looking casual in army style shirt and trousers, and a pair of glasses, Junaid wasn't the spitting image of Aamir Khan as the father-son duo shot for Rajkumar Hirani's 'Peekay' at Dilli Haat, INA a few days back. But what he has inherited...
  • Aamir Khan shoots for 'Peekay' in Delhi, leaves fans mesmerised with acting skills 28-09-2013 08:53 AM

    New Delhi: From making consistent efforts to sneak past the burly bouncers into the shoot area to screaming Aamir Khan's name, starstruck fans tried their best to get a glimpse of the star during his recent trip to Delhi. Rajkumar Hirani's upcoming political satire 'Peekay', which features Aamir Khan and...
  • Dhoom 3: Final cut ready, Aamir waiting for the release 07-08-2013 04:27 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood star Aamir Khan is happy after watching the final cut of his upcoming action film 'Dhoom 3' and says he can't wait for the audience to see it this Christmas. The 48-year-old will play an antagonist for the first time in the third installment of the popular 'Dhoom'...
  • Not running a race with any director: Rajkumar Hirani 01-07-2013 06:04 PM

    Mumbai: Rajkumar Hirani, director of successful films 'Munnabhai M.B.B.S.', 'Lage Raho Munna Bhai' and '3 Idiots', is not trying to outdo his contemporaries and says his endeavour is to tell good stories. Currently, he is busy shooting 'P.K.', starring Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma in the lead. "I don't think...
  • For Anushka Sharma, backless dresses signify confidence 11-06-2013 02:03 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Anushka Sharma confesses to be completely in love with backless dresses, saying for her it is "synonymous with confidence". "Backless signifies confidence and that's always in fashion, always in vogue. Backless in my head is synonymous to confidence and hence extremely important," Anushka told reporters during the making...
  • Sanjay Dutt needs eight more days to shoot for 'PK' 16-04-2013 03:40 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Dutt, who was working in double shifts to wrap up his projects before surrendering himself, needs about a week's time to finish the shooting of 'PK'. A source close to the team revealed that director Rajkumar Hirani had requested Aamir Khan to take time out from his...
  • Anushka Sharma: Lucky to work with great directors 07-04-2013 09:36 AM

    Vancouver: Actress Anushka Sharma, who is teaming up with Aamir Khan for the first time in Rajkumar Hirani's 'Peekay', says she is lucky to work with great directors so early in her career. "I am having a lovely time shooting 'Peekay' with Raju Hirani. His passion for cinema encourages you...
  • Rajeev Khandelwal to Sushant Singh Rajput: TV actors eye 70 mm 07-03-2013 06:55 PM

    Sushant Singh Rajput was star of the small screen before he got his big Bollywood break in 'Kai Po Che!'. ...
  • Subhash Kapoor to direct the next 'Munna Bhai' film 05-03-2013 05:45 PM

    Till now the makers of Munna Bhai series were looking for a director as Rajkumar Hirani doesn't want to direct it. ...
  • PK: Aamir Khan's next film to be shot in Delhi 03-11-2012 04:29 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani is surprised about rumours that his new film 'PK' is being delayed. He says he is, in fact, busy scouting for shooting locations for the movie in Delhi and Rajasthan. Hirani says he is busy with the recce of locations in Delhi, while his team's second...
  • Vidhu Vinod looking for fresh screen-writers 16-12-2011 04:31 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra has entered into a collaboration with Talenthouse India to look for screen writers to be given opportunity in his upcoming productions. In the last 30 years, under his Vinod Chopra Films banner, he introduced talents like Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Rajkumar Hirani, Abhijat Joshi, Boman Irani,...
  • Aamir sings in Anna's support at Ramlila 27-08-2011 04:48 PM

    New Delhi: Ramlila Maidan got its fair share of Bollywood dose finally on the twelfth day of Anna Hazare's protest fast. Actor Aamir Khan arrived at Ramlila Maidan with '3 Idiots' filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani. Khan looked dapper in a white shirt and was welcomed on stage with a thundering applause....