Rani Mukherji

  • Rani Mukherji: It had to be a Sabyasachi outfit for my wedding July 16, 2014

    New Delhi: Rani Mukerji, who came down to the capital to attend her close friend and designer Sabyasachi Mukherjee's showcase at the Shree Raj Mahal Jewellers India Couture Week (ICW), also got a chance to talk to him about the looks she could wear to promote her forthcoming Bollywood film...
  • Watch: Rani Mukherji looks fiesty and bold as senior inspector Shivani Shivaji Roy in 'Mardaani' trailer June 24, 2014

    Rani Mukerji is back and how! A sneak peek into 'Mardaani' via its trailer, which was launched here Tuesday, shows the actress as a bold, strong and fearless police officer who takes on the child trafficking mafia head on. The description of the trailer on YouTube reads - "Bold. Strong. Fearless....
  • Has woman power finally graced Bollywood? March 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Traditionally and historically, while women in Bollywood have been loved, adored and admired, it is the heroes who have always dominated the space. From the big three of the fifties (Dilip Kumar, Dev Anand, Raj Kapoor) to the big three of the day (Shah Rukh Khan, Salman Khan,...
  • Shatrughan Sinha mistakenly calls Rani Mukherji 'Rani Chopra' February 13, 2013

    At an event to commemorate late filmmaker Yash Chopra, actor Shatrughan Sinha, apparently, mistakenly, referred to Rani Mukherji as 'Rani Chopra'. ...
  • Aamir: Women shouldn't stay silent about crime November 27, 2012

    Meerut: Bollywood superstar Aamir Khan, who is playing a police officer in his soon to be released film 'Talaash', says women should be more vocal about the crimes being committed against them. The 37-year-old actor, who is in the state to promote the film, interacted with women at a programme here...
  • Talaash: Director praises Aamir Khan's enthusiasm November 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Aamir is often tagged as 'Mr Perfectionist' in Bollywood but Reema Kagti, the director of his upcoming film 'Talaash', says the actor's enthusiasm and sincerity are that of a first timer. The film, slated to hit theatres on November 30, also stars Rani Mukherji, Kareena Kapoor and Nawazzudin...
  • Talaash: Makers approached others when Aamir refused November 10, 2012

    Mumbai: 'Talaash' director Reema Kagti terms the Hindi film industry a very progressive place where working conditions for women are good, but she finds the women directors tag regressive. "The term 'women directors' is like reverse prejudice. There are places and parts of our country where it is very tough...
  • Prithviraj entered Bollywood with good reviews October 16, 2012

    Actor Prithviraj who had been keeping his fingers crossed waiting for the initial reviews of his debut Bollywood movie 'Aiyyaa' is quite relieved now. The movie which had a steady opening on October 12 at maximum screens across the nation also has brought good reviews for the actor. While trade analyst...
  • Friday releases: 'Aiyya', 'Bhoot Returns', 'Chittagong', 'Makkhi' October 12, 2012

    This Friday, four films including Rani Mukherji starrer 'Aiyya', Ram Gopal Verma's 'Bhoot Returns', period drama 'Chittagong' and SS Rajamouli's graphical extravaganza 'Makkhi' hit screens. 'Aiyyaa' revolves around a Maharashtrian Brahmin girl, Meenaxi, played by Rani Mukerji whose parents are looking for a suitable groom for her. Ram Gopal Varma returns...
  • Actor Prithviraj on his journey as an actor, producer and Bollywood October 13, 2012

    While acting in films was never on the cards Prithviraj could not change his destiny. And not happy with being just a good actor he also plunged into production. And now he is all set to win over Bollywood with his Hindi debut. Join us as Malayalam actor Prithviraj talks...
  • 'Aiyyaa' is not woman-centric: Rani Mukerji October 9, 2012

    New Delhi: Actress Rani Mukerji has a meaty role in 'Aiyyaa' but feels it wouldn't be right to call it a "woman-centric" film. She says it is more of a simple love story. "I would call it a romantic film, and I wouldn't categorise this as a woman-centric story," Rani said...
  • Watch: Rani Mukherji on her upcoming film 'Aiyyaa' September 26, 2012

    Rani Mukherji in her forthcoming film ' Aiyyaa' will be seen playing a Marathi murgi for the first time. The actress says she is born and brought up in Mumbai and playing Meenakshi Deshpande in the movie has fulfilled her dream of playing a Maharashtrian. ...
  • Sana Saeed: Karan Johar's next Rani Mukherji? September 23, 2012

    New Delhi: Remember Sana Saeed? The cute, little, bubbly Anjali of 'Kuch Kuch Hota Hai' is returning to the silver screen with Karan Johar's next directorial venture 'Student of the Year'. She is expected to be doing the second lead in the film. The initial promos of the film have been...
  • I chose 'Aiyyaa' because I wanted to do a comedy: Rani September 22, 2012

    Actor Rani Mukherji says that when producer Anurag Kashyap came to her with the film, the first thing she told him that she doesn't want to do a dark film. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 3 movies, interviews Rani September 22, 2012

    In this episode of Now Showing, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviewed 'Heroine', 'Moonrise Kingdom' and 'Dredd 3D'. He also interviewed Rani Mukherji on her upcoming movie 'Aiyyaa'. ...
  • Watch: Making of 'Aiyyaa' song 'Dreamum Wakeuppam' September 20, 2012

    Rani Mukherji gets naughty in the new song from her forthcoming film 'Aiyyaa'. Take a look at the making of 'Dreamum Wakeuppam'. ...
  • SRK as Munna Bhai: Possibility of a love triangle April 2, 2012

    New Delhi: Film producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra confessed in an interview that he wanted to cast Shah Rukh Khan in 'Munna Bhai MBBS' and '3 Idiots' but the actor refused to accept the role due to date issues. This interview left the readers wondering about what would have happened if...
  • It's good to have critics in life: Rani August 28, 2011

    New Delhi: Rani Mukherji happily embraces criticism because she believes it helps show the right path in life. "I believe it's very good to have critics in your life because there are certain things that you might be doing wrong and it's nice to have people to show you the right...
  • Dharmendra to get Phalke Ratna award April 21, 2011

    New Delhi: Yesteryear's star Dharmendra, 75, will receive the Phalke Ratna, the highest award by the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy, for over five decades of contribution to Indian cinema. The award will be given away at a ceremony in Mumbai on May 3rd. He was last seen in Yamla Pagla Deewana, and...
  • Rani is the best co-star: Abhishek April 20, 2011

    Abhishek Bachchan called Rani Mukerji his favourite co-star in a recent interview. "Rani is the best co-star I have ever worked with. She's beautiful and is a brilliant actor." Junior B has shared his best on-screen chemistry with the actress in Yuva, Bunty Aur Babli, Laga Chunari Mein Daag and...
  • Rani Mukerji endorses Education for all April 5, 2011

    Mumbai: After doing various roles on big screen, Bollywood actress Rani Mukherji is set for a new role in real life - she endorses Procter & Gamble's Shiksha programme and urges everyone to contribute to help educate as many people as possible. "School is as important as drinking water and education...
  • Sabyasachi draws curtains on LFW day 1 March 12, 2011

    Mumbai: Sabyasachi Mukherjee concluded day one of the Lakme Fashion Week (LFW) with a collection inspired by Aircel's corporate social responsibility project "Save The Tiger", but the designer's main clients Rani Mukerji and Vidya Balan skipped the event. Rani and Vidya usually wear outfits designed by Sabyasachi. Hence their presence...
  • Bebo banters about actors February 18, 2011

    Mumbai:When someone asked Kareena Kapoor who she considered competition, she replied Rani Mukerji. When questioned about her contemporaries like Priyanka Chopra and Katrina Kaif, Bebo shot back saying, “I thought you were talking about actors!” Ouch! ...
  • Book Rani for vulgar language, demand journalists January 18, 2011

    Patiala (Punjab: Condemning the vulgar language used by actress Rani Mukerji in Hindi film No One Killed Jessica, journalists in this Punjab town on Tuesday asked the police to register a case against her, other actors and the filmmaker. The complaint was filed by the Patiala Press Club through its president...
  • "Delhiites didn't look at us": Vidya Balan January 4, 2011

    Vidya Balan has discovered a new side to Delhi. During her extensive shoot in the capital for No One Killed Jessica, she walked through crowded streets and markets, even in old Delhi, and was quite surprised to find that people did not stop to watch the shooting. Delhiwallahs are as...
  • Rani shakes a leg with Madhuri on 'Jhalak...' December 27, 2010

    Bollywood actress Rani Mukerji made for a rare, picture perfect moment when she prostrated in a 'sashtang namaskar' before dancing diva Madhuri Dixit at reality show Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 4. Rani admitted she is a self-proclaimed Madhuri Dixit fan after she shook a leg with the 'Dhak dhak' girl on Dola...
  • It's nice to see youth have force: Vidya December 27, 2010

    New Delhi: No One Killed Jessica actress Vidya Balan says she feels glad that today's youth are not just clear about their opinions but know how to voice them and drive the government to act - as was seen in the Jessica Lall's murder case. "I think it's very interesting that...
  • All fine between Rani and Vidya: Rajkumar Gupta December 26, 2010

    Dismissing rumours that the two leading ladies of his forthcoming film No One Killed Jessica were at loggerheads, filmmaker Rajkumar Gupta says Rani Mukherji and Vidya Balan share a camaraderie and gel well. It was reported that Vidya is not very happy with Rani because the Bengali beauty is hogging the...