RANI MUKERJI

  • Drama, emotion and determination: 'Mardaani' fans sing the film's anthem September 16, 2014

    Fans of Rani Mukerji are truly dedicated. In this video, a bunch of fans sing the 'Mardaani' anthem to the thumping beats of the soundtrack. The film, which released last month, opened to a positive response at the box office. ...
  • I knew girls would hate me after watching my performance in 'Mardaani' and it happened: Tahir Raj Bhasin September 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Newcomer Tahir Raj Bhasin says his biggest worry while doing 'Mardaani' was that girls were going to hate him for his portrayal of man running a women trafficking gang. The 27yearold actor's role of a suave villain, who matches his wits with Rani Mukerji's tough cop in the Yash...
  • Human rights body condemns 'Mardaani'; says it promotes 'violent' and 'encounterstyle' policing September 3, 2014

    New Delhi: Commonwealth Human Rights Initiative (CHRI) has written an open letter urging that 'Mardaani' shouldn't be shown to police officers because the style of policing in the film promotes "violent" and "encounterstyle" policing in the name of "efficiency". Impressed by Rani Mukerji's new movie "Mardaani", which sees the actress playing...
  • Rani Mukerji interested in doing a TV show? Would like to do something like 'The Oprah Winfrey Show', she says August 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Rani Mukherji says she is open to work in television and would like to do a show like The Oprah Winfrey Show. "I am open for anything (on TV). I would like to do a show like Oprah Winfrey who tackles everything... meets people from different fields, talks...
  • Aamir Khan: I don't want young children to see 'Mardaani' because of the language used and violence shown in the film August 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, who had praised actress Rani Mukherjee for her work in 'Mardaani', has said young children should not watch the film, primarily because of "kind of language" used in it. "There are some words in the film that I will not want children to watch. I don't...
  • Rani Mukerji's 'Mardaani' tax free in Uttar Pradesh August 27, 2014

    Lucknow: Rani Mukerjistarrer 'Mardaani' has been exempted from entertainment tax in Uttar Pradesh, an official said Tuesday. The decision was taken by Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav owing to the theme of the film which portrays the battle of a woman against sexual offenders and crimes against women, a state government spokesman...
  • Aamir Khan takes to Twitter to laud Rani Mukerji, Tahir Raj Bhasin in 'Mardaani' August 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Aamir Khan, who is known to raise social issues via his TV show "Satyamev Jayate", has praised his former costar Rani Mukerji's work in her latest movie "Mardaani", about child trafficking. "Saw 'Mardaani' yesterday (Sunday)! Must watch, it can happen to anyone! Rani is superb. And so is the...
  • Overwhelmed by public response to 'Mardaani', Rani Mukerji feels the film has hit the right chord August 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Rani Mukerji is overwhelmed with the response to her film "Mardaani". She says the film about women's empowerment has succeeded in raising awareness as was intended to. "I am very, very happy. There has been an overwhelming response," the 36yearold said here Saturday at the inauguration of defense workshops...
  • CM Shivraj Singh Chouhan declares 'Mardaani' tax free in MP; lauds Rani Mukerji for her powerful performance August 25, 2014

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan has announced to give taxfree status to actress Rani Mukherjee's latest film 'Mardaani'. "We will give 'tax free' status to 'Mardaani' in Madhya Pradesh considering the bold social message conveyed by it," Chouhan posted on Twitter last night. "Trafficking of young girls and women...
  • Rani Mukerji: I don't think Aditya Chopra will ever want me to slow down August 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Newly wed actress Rani Mukerji says her husband and directorproducer Aditya Chopra is quite okay with her working in films after marriage. Post marriage, it is often seen that actresses in Bollywood slow down their work but that does not seem to be the case with Rani, who is...
  • Creative team of 'Mardaani' not ready to compromise on the film, won't release it in Pakistan August 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Yash Raj Films Rani Mukerjistarrer 'Mardaani', which released in India Friday with an Adult certification, wont hit the screens in Pakistan due to demands for a few changes. A spokesperson for the film said that when the Pakistan Film Censor Board saw the film that addresses the issue of...
  • Continue work during pregnancy? Why not? If a director is ready, I'll definitely work, says Rani Mukerji August 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Popular actress Rani Mukerji says her marital status won't affect her work and even a pregnancy won't come in the way as long as the director is comfortable. After marriage, actresses often cut down on their work. Asked in a group interview if she too would do so, Rani said:...
  • Why Rani Mukerji as Shivani Shivaji Roy in 'Mardaani' gives Bajirao Singham and Chulbul Pandey a run for their money August 22, 2014

    New Delhi: In one of the first scenes in 'Mardaani', Rani Mukerji is shown in an undercover avatar, wearing a typical Maharashtrian sari, complete with earrings, bindi, bangles and her hair in a simple plait. She carries a blue cloth bag (the kind used to buy and carry vegetables) ...
  • 'Mardaani' Tweet Review: Rani Mukerji delivers one of her finest performances as a tough but sensitive police officer August 22, 2014

    She kicks, punches and doesn't take any nonsense. Shivani Shivaji Roy, a fearless cop with the Mumbai police is as tough as she looks. Starring Rani Mukerji, the latest YRF film 'Mardaani' has been directed by noted filmmaker Pradeep Sarkar. Known for films like 'Laaga Chunri Mein Daag' and 'Lafange Parinde',...
  • Rani Mukerji: I want 'Mardaani' to work so that we can tell another story about women August 22, 2014

    Mumbai: 'Mardaani', which deals with the issue of girl trafficking, carries a message on women's empowerment and the film's lead actress Rani Mukerji hopes that it works so that they can bring out part two. Directed by Pradeep Sarkar, 'Mardaani', which sees Rani as a police officer, hits the screens Friday. "'Mardaani'...
  • Rani Mukerji: I got married in a Bengali way and it was really nice to see Aditya in a 'topor' and 'dhoti' August 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Rani Mukerji finally opens up about her marriage to Aditya Chopra in an interview given to CNN IBN's entertainment editor Rajeev Masand. The actress, who is promoting her first movie after wedding said that she started shooting for the movie soon after her marriage. "I plunged...
  • 'Mardaani' actress Rani Mukerji's arrival at Kolkata's Kalighat temple creates mass frenzy August 20, 2014

    Kolkata: It was not just another day for the locals, particularly the street urchins, scattered outside the sleepy Kalighat temple complex here. As word spread about Bollywood actress Rani Mukerji's visit, a huge mob descended from nowhere and chaos reigned. Her career might not be in top form at the moment,...
  • In the West actresses work during pregnancy, I think it has happened in India too: Rani Mukerji August 13, 2014

    Actress Rani Mukerji would be glad if rumours of her being pregnant came true as she surely wants to start a family soon. Rani, who married Yashraj Films' directorproducer Aditya Chopra earlier this year, in one of her interviews had confessed that she wants to 'expect soon'. This sparked pregnancy rumours...
  • Watch: 'Mardaani' actress Rani Mukerji shares self defense tips every woman should know August 9, 2014

    Going by the conviction with which she had essayed roles in the past, Rani Mukherjee is expected to win fans' applause as Mumbai's fiercest and finest female cops in 'Mardaani'. The actress, who will be seen performing 'Krav Maga', a form of martial arts to compliment her role of a...
  • 'Mardaani' actress Rani Mukerji says martial arts training should be made compulsory for all schoolgirls August 5, 2014

    Jhansi: Actress Rani Mukerji, who is playing a tough cop in her upcoming film 'Mardaani', feels martial arts training to girls in schools should be made compulsory. The newly married actress said it will help them to protect their honour. "There is a need for women power to come forward in all...
  • Watch: Young girls and women cops join Rani Mukerji as she sings the national anthem in 'Mardaani' July 26, 2014

    Rani Mukerji, who plays a cop in 'Mardaani', is joined by real women cops from constables to top officials for the special national anthem video. While the officers look impressive in their uniform, Rani keeps her look simple. She is seen wearing a shirt and denims. The...