RAJKUMAR HIRANI

  • Why you'll enjoy watching 'PK' again. And again. 9 hours 51 minutes ago

    In less than a week, I've watched 'PK' twice. And I know that there are many like me who've done exactly the same. I'm neither a die-hard supporter of Aamir Khan, nor a true believer of films that have relevant life lessons for us to assimilate. But after watching the...
  • Aamir Khan starrer 'PK' grosses Rs 95 crore at the box-office in its opening weekend 15 hours 21 minutes ago

    Mumbai: Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK' earned Rs 95.21 crore at the box-office in the weekend, according to the producers. 'PK', directed by Rajkumar Hirani and co-starring Anushka Sharma, released on December 19 in around 6000 screens all over including 5200 in India. "PK collected record Rs 38.24 cr on Sunday which is...
  • PK: Thank you, Rajkumar Hirani. The world needs more filmmakers like you 22 hours 54 minutes ago

    Rajkumar Hirani preaches. Preaches in every film of his. And yet people throng to the theaters to watch his films time and again. Because even though each of these films carry a strong relevant message it is cushioned well with a comical, feel good, entertaining story. From a goofy goon spreading...
  • Aamir Khan's 'PK' crosses Rs 50 crore in two days 23 hours 21 minutes ago

    New Delhi: Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK' has minted over Rs.50 crore in two days in the domestic market, and trade experts expect it do "steady" business in coming days. Directed by Rajkumar Hirani and produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, the film released Friday. Girish Johar, who is aware of the economics of the...
  • Ankit Tiwari on singing 'Dil darbadar' for 'PK': Melody requires a lot of hard work Yesterday

    Vadodara: Noted playback singer Ankit Tiwari says melody is his strength and a lot of hard work is required to croon melodious numbers. "Melody is my strength and it requires a lot of hard work, proper training and guidance for singing such songs," the 27-year-old playback singer and music director told...
  • 'PK': Rajkumar Hirani offers a modern way of thinking; enjoyed every moment working with him, says actor Boman Irani 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Actor Boman Irani, who has been part of all of Rajkumar Hirani's films, has a small part to play in the director's latest offering "PK". But he says the movie is "special" for him as "PK" will have a social impact. The movie released Friday, and it is being lauded...
  • 'PK' review: It's a courageous film that sticks to Hirani's well-oiled formula 3 days ago

    Director: Rajkumar Hirani Cast: Aamir Khan, Sanjay Dutt, Anushka Sharma Two films may be too few to base a theory on, but it does appear that in Aamir Khan and Rajkumar Hirani, Bollywood has found an actor/director pair committed to telling brave, relevant stories, the sort rarely tackled in mainstream popular...
  • 'PK' tweet review: Aamir Khan gives a stellar performance, Rajkumar Hirani shows his knack for storytelling 4 days ago

    What is the film 'PK' all about? Will Aamir Khan be able to stun fans with his ability to do something different, again? Will the filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani's much anticipated film set the cash registers ringing at the box office? Well, these are the questions that popped up ever since...
  • Sanjay Dutt has lived an unbelievable life: Rajkumar Hirani 5 days ago

    New Delhi: After working with Sanjay Dutt in two 'Munnabhai' films, Rajkumar Hirani is keen to make a biopic on him that will depict the actor "with all his flaws". Ranbir Kapoor is slated to play Dutt in the movie, which the director is writing with Abhijat Joshi. Dutt, 55,...
  • 'PK', best film with best performance by Aamir Khan: Sachin Tendulkar 5 days ago

    Mumbai: Cricket icon Sachin Tendulkar is floored by Aamir Khan's performance in the film 'PK' and says it's the best film that he has ever seen. Sachin was present at a special screening of the film Tuesday hosted by Aamir for him. "The film is superb. I have promised Aamir so I...
  • Ticket prices will not be hiked for Aamir Khan's latest film 'PK' 6 days ago

    New Delhi: The 'PK' team have decided not to hike the ticket price for the Aamir Khan-starrer, which is coming out Dec 19. "The team feels that the film is universal and everyone should be able to see it," said Aamir's spokesperson in a statement. With the release of a big film,...
  • The struggle is to find a new and unique idea; script is the real foundation: Rajkumar Hirani 1 week ago

    New Delhi: It took almost five years for Rajkumar Hirani to finish his upcoming project 'PK' and the director, known for his 'Munnabhai' series and '3 Idiots', says he would rather make fewer films than compromise on his story for quick money. In his decade-long career as a director, Hirani, 52,...
  • Rajkumar Hirani: Aamir Khan was the first choice for 'PK', but not for '3 Idiots' December 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani says while Aamir Khan was not the first choice for their superhit film '3 Idiots', he had not thought of any other name apart from Aamir for their forthcoming entertainer 'PK'. "For '3 Idiots', Aamir wasn't the first choice, but for 'PK' he was. I had made...
  • Wish I could've worked with Dilip Kumar: Rajkumar Hirani December 13, 2014

    Mumbai: National Award winning filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani, known for popular films like "Munna Bhai M.B.B.S." and "3 Idiots", says he wishes he could've directed favourite actor Dilip Kumar sometime in his career. Dilip Kumar turned 92 recently, and he is counted amongst Bollywood's most iconic stars. "My favourite actor is Dilip Kumar,...
  • Unlike Shah Rukh Khan and Abhishek Bachchan, Aamir Khan not keen on buying a sports team December 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Aamir Khan is not going to follow the footsteps of his colleagues in Bollywood as the superstar says he will never become an owner of sports team. The 49-year-old actor, who is an ardent sports lover, said he would rather devote his time in film making because he gets maximum...
  • Aamir Khan on speaking Bhojpuri in 'PK': It is a sweet language; would love to do a Bhojpuri film if the right script comes my way December 8, 2014

    Varanasi: Actor Aamir Khan was in Varanasi to promote his upcoming film 'PK'. After reaching the political land of Narendra Modi, Aamir said he will request the Prime Minister to watch his film, which releases on December 19. "I will request him to watch my film. But PM is already so...
  • 'PK' music review: 'Tharki Chhokro' towers over the rest of the film's soundtrack December 2, 2014

    Music: Shantanu Moitra, Ajay Gogavale, Ajay Gogavale and Ankit Tiwari Lyrics: Swanand Kirkire, Amitabh Varma, Manoj Muntashir The year's most anticipated film 'PK' has sparked curiosity on its content. The bets are ranging from Aamir playing an alien to a differently abled man in the film. If you are hoping to...
  • Love to give quirky names to my characters in films: Rajkumar Hirani November 10, 2014

    Noida: Rajkumar Hirani has always used interesting-sounding names in his films, be it Circuit in 'Munna Bhai' or Ranchodas Shamaldas Chanchad in '3 Idiots', and the director says he enjoys coming up with quirky moniker for his characters. In his upcoming film 'PK' starring Aamir Khan, the 51-year-old director has again...
  • 'Tharki Chokro' teaser: Why is Aamir Khan chasing women and grabbing their wrist in 'PK'? November 9, 2014

    Peppy, different and intriguing. Yes, that's how one would describe 'Tharki Chokro', the new song from Aamir Khan's 'PK'. The song opens with Sanjay Dutt explaining Aamir Khan the basic difference between men and women. As Sanjay speaks about Aamir's memory loss, he shows his driving license to explain his...
  • Aamir Khan dodges questions about Virat Kohli meeting Anushka Sharma on the sets of 'PK' November 9, 2014

    A lot has already been written about cricketer Virat Kohli and actress Anushka Sharma. While the celebrities continue to be in denial about their bond, they grab everyone's attention each time they have stepped out together. And if reports are anything to go by, Virat and Anushka have been taking...
  • 'PK' behind the scenes: Aamir Khan tugs at a barber's dhoti; Rajkumar Hirani asks his assistant director to use a hanger to create a wedgie November 5, 2014

    Keeping the buzz for his upcoming film 'PK' alive, filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani's team revealed a new behind-the-scenes video of the film.Aamir Khan, with something stuck behind his ears to make them look prominent, can't stop giggling as he tries tugging at the 'fat' barber's dhoti.Watch. ...
  • Wiggling ears, dropping pants, urinating in public: 10 times 'PK' reminds us of '3 Idiots' October 25, 2014

    While Aamir Khan's next 'PK' is expected to be lauded for its mood, humour, theme and performances, the film has several elements that are arguably its most impressive aspects, and quite obviously similar to what was featured in '3 Idiots'. For the uninitiated, 'PK' teaser, which was released recently, explores...
  • Watch: Aamir Khan releases trailer of upcoming movie 'PK' October 24, 2014

    Trailer of Aamir Khan-starrer PK was released in Mumbai on Friday on the occasion of Diwali. ...
  • Aamir Khan: I have been working for the last 25 years and 'PK' is by far my toughest role October 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Aamir Khan, often touted as Bollywood's perfectionist, says his role in upcoming comedy-drama 'PK' is one of the challenging roles of his more than two decade long career. The 49-year-old actor released the Rajkumar Hirani-directed film's first trailer on the occasion of Diwali. "I have been working for the last...