Randeep Hooda

  • Salman Khan-starrer 'Kick' enters the Rs 100 crore-club on Eid Yesterday

    This might not come as a surprise to Salman Khan fans. After doing smashing business over weekend, 'Kick' has now hit the much-coveted Rs 100 crore mark on the auspicious occasion of Eid. Movie critic and analyst Taran Aadash tweeted on Tuesday, "As you read this, Kick enters the Rs...
  • 'Kick' review: It has a mission to reinforce that Salman may be a bad boy but has a heart of gold 4 days ago

    Cast: Salman Khan,Jacqueline Fernandez and Randeep Hooda Director: Sajid Nadiadwala If you look really closely, you'll notice that the new Salman Khan starrer Kick is fashioned as a mirror to his own life. Directed by Sajid Nadiadwala, this is a movie on a mission. A mission to whitewash the actor's controversial personal...
  • 'Kick' tweet review: Go with an open mind, don't expect intellectual pontification and you'll have a great time 5 days ago

    With Eid only a few days away, Salman Khan's latest release, 'Kick', is set to hit the theatres today. A directorial debut of film producer Sajid Nadidadwala, 'Kick' also stars Randeep Hooda, Jacqueline Fernandez and Nawazuddin Siddiqui in key roles. Is Salman Khan a superhero or adrenaline junkie? Why does his...
  • 'Kick' Trailer: Presenting Salman Khan, the superhero June 15, 2014

    Finally, Salman Khan turns superhero. The superstar will be seen playing a super hero in Sajid Nadiadwala's directorial debut film 'Kick'. The first trailer of the film leaves quite an impact with an impressive star cast of Randeep Hooda, Jacqueline Fernandez, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Saurabh Shukla and Khan in key roles....
  • Randeep Hooda to be paired with Canadian actress Sarah Allen for Deepa Mehta's next June 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Acclaimed filmmaker Deepa Mehta, who has worked with actors as diverse as Aamir Khan and John Abraham, is now getting ready to direct Randeep Hooda. She has paired him with Canadian actress Sarah Allen in a yet-untitled project. Sarah, who has acted in over two dozen films and television serials,...
  • Randeep Hooda: To be in the company of Salman Khan is very inspiring May 14, 2014

    Mumbai: It's an enriching experience for Randeep Hooda to work in Sajid Nadiadwala's "Kick" as he tried a lot of new stuff in the movie and got an opportunity to collaborate with superstar Salman Khan. The cast has recently wrapped up the film's shooting in Poland. "I have enjoyed my experience in...
  • I'm not playing a villain in 'Kick', it's a love traingle: Randeep Hooda March 6, 2014

    New Delhi: After the success of his latest film 'Highway' where he played the role of a kidnapper, actor Randeep Hooda wants to take a break from doing dark roles as he feels they affect his mood. "Due to the roles I play people think I'm too serious and cranky....
  • 'Highway' was always a profitable film: Sajid Nadiadwala March 6, 2014

    Mumbai: Producer Sajid Nadiadwala is elated with the response that Alia Bhatt-Randeep Hooda starrer 'Highway' has garnered and says that the film was always meant to be profitable. The movie, directed by Imtiaz Ali, got a slow start compared to his earlier projects, but gradually gelled...
  • Approaching people for work hasn't worked for me: Randeep Hooda March 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Randeep Hooda, who proved his mettle with 'Highway' once again, says whenever he approached people for work it didn't work. "Approaching people for work has not worked for me. People who came to me with work has worked," Randeep told reporters during a group interview. However, Randeep, who started acting...
  • I wanted 'Highway' to be my risk alone: Imtiaz Ali March 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Imtiaz Ali says he braced himself for a free fall while working on his experimental road drama 'Highway' but the director is happy that the risk has paid off. The film, starring Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda, was made on a budget of Rs 18.25 crore. Ali says...
  • 'Highway' takes lead at the Box Office, earns Rs 15 cr in four days February 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda-starrer 'Highway' may not be a big grosser at the box office, but it is shinning brighter than Jimmy Sheirgill's 'Darr@The Mall', say trade pundits The Imtiaz Ali directorial has collected around Rs.15 crore in India, leaving 'Darr@The Mall' far behind despite both films reportedly...
  • Watch 'Highway' for Alia Bhatt's spectacular performance: Preity Zinta February 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta, who has watched 'Highway', believes Alia Bhatt, who played her younger version in 1999 film 'Sangharsh', will go a long way in filmdom. "I still remember seeing Alia as a little cutie on the sets of 'Sangharsh' playing mini me. This one will be the brightest star...
  • 'Highway' is incomplete till Naseeruddin sir watches it: Randeep Hooda February 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Randeep Hooda, a huge fan of Naseeruddin Shah, says his latest film 'Highway' will remain incomplete until the veteran actor watches it. "For me, 'Highway' is incomplete till Naseeruddin sir watches it. I am eagerly waiting for his review. I want him to see the film and sit down...
  • 'Highway' gets a slow start, earns Rs 13.97 crore in the opening weekend February 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Imtiaz Ali's latest offering 'Highway' has received mixed reviews from the critics as well as the audiences. The film received a slow start at the box office and only minted Rs 13.97 crore in its opening weekend. The film earned only Rs 3.42 on its opening day; however...
  • Mixed reactions on 'Highway' means that people are thinking: Imtiaz Ali February 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Director Imtiaz Ali is not affected by the mixed response that his latest film 'Highway' is fetching in theatres. In fact, he believes it just shows that his film is making people think. "I had to make this film and I made it, and put in my best. Mixed reactions...
  • 'Highway' review: It will tire you out well before it's over February 22, 2014

    Star Cast: Alia Bhatt, Randeep Hooda Director: Imtiaz Ali At one point in writer-director Imtiaz Ali's Highway, Alia Bhatt's character Veera, who has been kidnapped and taken hostage in the back of a truck, pops in an English music CD and begins gyrating to a tune in the middle of an empty...
  • Is Alia Bhatt's 'Highway' setting a wrong precedent? February 24, 2014

    As soon as we discuss Bollywood's perception of reality in films, we come across two theories - cinema as the source of pure entertainment, and as a tool that holds a mirror to our society. Imtiaz Ali's 'Highway' isn't inspired by a true story, but the film won't go down...
  • 'Highway' Tweet Review: First day, first show February 21, 2014

    New Delhi: After playing Shanaya Singhania, a rich brat in Karan Johar's 'Student of The Year', who would hanker after popular brands and be dressed up to the nines, the critics thought she would be comfortable playing roles that would establish her as Bollywood's style diva. But with her nod...
  • 'Highway' is Alia Bhatt's 'Arth': Mahesh Bhatt February 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Not one to be blinded by parental affection, he is yet to give an acting break to his son Rahul, but filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt is clean-bowled by his youngest daughter Alia Bhatt's performance in Imtiaz Ali's "Highway". He said: "I saw Alia in 'Highway'. Alia overwhelms you with her heartbreaking...
  • Friday Release 'Highway': Will it establish Alia Bhatt in Bollywood? February 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Alia Bhatt already seems to be getting experimental - after playing a fashion-conscious and arrogant young girl in her debut film 'Student Of The Year' she will now be seen as a deglamourised character in 'Highway'. She says she won't do something as bizarre as going bald for a...
  • Snapshot: Finally! Rekha wears minimal make-up, looks her age in these photos February 18, 2014

    Actress Rekha, who has been the heartthrob of millions, flaunted her bare face with minimal make-up as she joined Alia Bhatt and Imtiaz Ali for the special screening of 'Highway'. The actress, who is often spotted wearing kanjivarams, traditional gold jewllery and gajra, looked subtle as she gave heavy make-up...
  • Imtiaz Ali's 'Highway' premiers at Berlin Film Fest; creates buzz in Europe February 16, 2014

    London: Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali's new film, 'Highway', created a buzz across Europe as the film made a London stopover after its premiere at the Berlin Film Festival last week. The road movie, which travels across six states of India as part of a young girl's journey from a suffocating life...
  • Glad that I am termed underrated: Randeep Hooda February 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Randeep Hooda has no qualms about being termed as an "underrated" actor. Randeep made his Bollywood debut in 2001 with 'Monsoon Wedding'. Through his films like 'Jism 2', 'Heroine', 'Risk', 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbai', 'Jannat 2' and 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster', he managed to grab...
  • My father is not involved in my professional decisions: Alia Bhatt February 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Flimmaker Mahesh Bhatt's daughter Alia, who made her Bollywood debut with 'Student of the Year', considers director Karan Johar as her mentor and turns to him for professional advice than to her father. "Karan is the first person I will call up and tell him about the offer that I...
  • Didn't have any problem shooting without make-up for 'Highway': Alia Bhatt February 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Alia Bhatt will be seen sans make-up in her second film 'Highway' and she says it was like a blessing for her. "I didn't really have any problem shooting without make-up. In fact, there was no stress about touch-up, the more crumpled the clothes, the better it was," the 20-year-old...