RANI MUKERJI

  • IBNLive Movie Awards 2015: Nominees for Best Actress March 16, 2015

    There have been several discussions and heated debates about the most deserving films in 2014. The past year saw an interesting blend of films that won commercial success and critical acclaim. So while the big films got bigger, several offbeat projects also found several takers. In the second edition of...
  • 'Mardaani' Rani to be awarded for highlighting women's safety March 3, 2015

    Mumbai: Hindi film actress Rani Mukerji is being honoured with an award for her endeavour to highlight the cause of the safety, security and protection of the girl child and women in Pradeep Sarkar's "Mardaani". A panel of jurists and experts have selected Rani for the 'National Award for the Best...
  • Rani Mukerji went out of her way to make me comfortable; I owe her my success: 'Mardani' cinematographer Artur Zurawski February 22, 2015

    Warsaw: Polish cinematographer Artur Zurawski, the director of photography of Rani Mukerji-starrer 'Mardani', is all praise for the actress. He says she went out of her way to make him feel comfortable while working on the 2014 film, which revolves around human trafficking. "If I had full satisfaction of work while...
  • Silence can mean several things, says Karan Johar about criticism over AIB roast February 11, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, who is facing a lot of backlash for taking part in the 'AIB Roast', has posted a cryptic tweet about 'silence'. The 42-year-old director, set to make his full-fledged acting debut as a villain in 'Bombay Velvet', is yet to directly comment on the fallout that happened...
  • Look of the day: Rani Mukerji dazzles in Sabyasachi as she rubs shoulders with Prince Charles and Kailash Satyarthi February 5, 2015

    Rani Mukerji recently attended the British Asian Trust Dinner at the Banqueting Hall in London. She was felicitated for her role in 'Mardani'- where she plays a cop fighting against girl trafficking. The charity dinner was also attended by The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall. ...
  • Look of the day: Rani Mukerji's Burberry look at Mardaani's Poland premiere wows fans January 30, 2015

    Seems like the Poles are super impressed with the film 'Mardaani' and its leading lady Rani Mukerji. The film was premiered at the highly sought after Muranow theatre in Warsaw. The actress who represented this Bollywood movie abroad was dressed to perfection for the event. Rani wore a black Burberry...
  • Rani Mukerji: If there is any Polish script or any western script, please contact me January 29, 2015

    Warsaw: Actress Rani Mukerji, who was lauded for her role as a brave woman police officer in the film "Mardaani" in India, left Bollywood cinema lovers of Poland not only impressed with her acting skills but with the intricacies of the film which revolves around human trafficking, during the film's...
  • Kangana Ranaut, Rani Mukerji, Priyanka Chopra: Actresses who stole the show in 2014 December 30, 2014

    It is the manner in which they infuse life into scripted characters that makes actors truly great. The year 2014 saw many heroines imitating characters and emotions, but only a few left an impact by bringing dialogues alive, by playing characters in the real way, and not ending up being...
  • Rani Mukerji's 'Mardaani' to premiere in Poland next year December 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Rani Mukerji-starrer 'Mardaani' will be making its Poland debut on January 19, 2015. The Pradeep Sarkar-directed movie, which released in India on August 22, was the comeback project of Rani after her marriage to Yash Raj Films honcho Aditya Chopra. The action film was shot by Artur Zurawski, a native...
  • Today I have come a full circle: Designer Ritu Beri on completing 25 years in fashion December 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Ritu Beri, often called India's 'Fashion Queen', has completed 25 years in the fashion industry. The designer says her life has been a 'fairytale' and beyond her dreams and now she is keen to write "inspirational books". The designer, who was among the first Indians to storm the catwalks...
  • 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...