Ravi Kishan

  • 'Jaunpur Ka Beta' Ravi Kishan aims to revive lost Congress glory April 19, 2014

    'Jaunpur Ka Beta' is not a new film of actor Ravi Kishan, who is contesting on a Congress ticket from here, but what the Bhojpuri superstar calls himself as he makes an attempt to regain this seat in which his party has not made a comeback since 1984. And he admits...
  • Mahesh Bhatt deciding all my campaign moves: Ravi Kishan March 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Bhojpuri star Ravi Kishan, who will contest Lok Sabha election as a Congress candidate from his hometown of Jaunpur in Uttar Pradesh, says filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt is his guiding light during the electoral battle. "Mahesh Bhatt saab has taken charge of my entire campaign. He is my mentor for the...
  • Telugu directors strive to glorify heroes: Allu Arjun March 21, 2014

    Chennai: Actor Allu Arjun points to a unique phenomenon in the Telugu film industry and says that here directors strive to portray heroes exactly the way their fans want to see them on the screen. He is confident his fans will like watching him in his forthcoming action movie "Race...
  • Ravi Kishan dons woman's avatar in 'Bullett Raja' September 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Popular Bhojpuri actor Ravi Kishan will be seen in a woman's avatar in Tigmanshu Dhulia's 'Bullett Raja'. With cross dressing getting popular in Bollywood as actors like Aamir Khan and Riteish Deshmukh have dressed as a woman on screen, Ravi will be seen as a woman in the forthcoming film...
  • Not much spice in 'Bigg Boss 7': Ravi Kishan September 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Ravi Kishan, who participated in 'Bigg Boss 1', feels the current season of the show is bland because contestants are not being themselves. "I feel contestants have already started playing so many games in 'Bigg Boss' and everyone is looking so well-planned. They should just let themselves be, like I...
  • Playing cop in 'Dussehra' was tough: Tena Desae September 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Tena Desae, who will be seen as a cop in forthcoming political thriller 'Dussehra', says playing the role was not easy but she enjoyed it. 'Dusshera' also features Neil Nitin Mukesh, who will be seen as an encounter specialist in the movie. "It (Dussehra) is a political thriller and I...
  • I feel like a mother to 'Desi Magic': Ameesha Patel August 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Ameesha Patel's first production venture 'Desi Magic' has gone on floors and the actress looks at her maiden project in the same way as a mother would look at her 'new born baby'. "I feel like a mother who is creating this new born baby in 'Desi Magic'," the actress...
  • Ravi Kishan: I don't know how or why Prateik has offended people August 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Prateik, whose gently intense performance in 'Issaq' has received rave reviews from some critics and been savaged by some others, has found an unlikely ally -- as well as mentor and advisor -- in Ravi Kishan, who plays a pivotal role in the film. Ravi, who plays a powerful...
  • News briefs: Ninad organises cultural programme for govt officials in Patna July 29, 2013

    Ninad organised a musical programme titled “Mile Sur Mera Tumhara” on Sunday. The programme provided an opportunity to the government officials to showcase their talents in the field of music. Officers performed songs, poetry, and mimicry showcasing their untapped talent. Patna: Theatre artistes protest through plays Different theatre groups across the state...
  • Bajatey Raho: Cracking one-liners from the revenge comedy July 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Funny is money goes the popular adage. And who else but Indian filmmakers would have realised this better in the last six months. Considering the fact that the first half of 2013 saw the release of 15 comedy films, and many are lined up for the next six...
  • Issaq: Prateik has no ego hassles, says Amyra Dastur July 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Actress Amyra Dastur, who doesn't engage in uninhibited talk in a group of unfamiliar faces, sallies forth into the world of glamour like a feminine and effective Juliet. While the Bollywood debutant sounds upbeat about her upcoming film 'Issaq', she can't conceal the fear of fame jeopardizing her...
  • Friday Release: 5 things to look out for in 'Bajatey Raho' July 25, 2013

    New Delhi: With his upcoming film 'Bajatey Raho', director Shashant A Shah helps the viewers take a journey into the world of mirth. Pegged as India's first revenge comedy, 'Bajatey Raho' deals with a robbery pulled off by a bunch of local criminals - Dolly Ahluwalia, Tusshar Kapoor, Ravi Kishan,...
  • I have learnt a lot from the directors I have worked with: Ravi Kishan July 23, 2013

    Bhojpuri superstar Ravi Kishan's two Hindi films - 'Bajaatey Raho' and 'Issaq' - will release on July 26. While 'Bajaatey Raho' is a revenge comedy, 'Issaq' is a desi adaptation of William Shakespeare's play 'Romeo and Juliet'. Actor Ravi Kishan joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on his upcoming movies...
  • Thank god Bollywood has started depending on me: Ravi Kishan July 4, 2013

    Mumbai: Bhojpuri superstar Ravi Kishan's two Hindi films - 'Bajaatey Raho' and 'Issaq' - will release on the same day and he terms the coming phase as the most beautiful of his career. "Two big films are releasing July 26 - 'Bajaatey Raho' and 'Issaq' - and I am the central...
  • I get to play different roles in Bollywood: Ravi Kishan June 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Ravi Kishan, superstar of Bhojpuri cinema, comes to Bollywood to play smaller roles and personal satisfaction. "In Bhojpuri cinema, I have to play larger than life roles. Here (in Bollywood) I can play smaller characters. I do this for my own personal satisfaction. I get to play different shades. Right...
  • I enjoy doing real characters: Dolly Ahluwalia June 29, 2013

    Mumbai: After doing 'Vicky Donor' and 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani', Dolly Ahluwalia is keen to play real characters on the screen as she cannot be artificial. "As an actor I can't draw lines. I take up every project as a challenge, but the character has to be real. I enjoy doing...
  • Ravi Kishan to play man and woman in 'Bullett Raja' June 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Ravi Kishan says his role in 'Bullet Raja' will see him donning the garb of a man as well as a woman. "I will be a woman and a man in the film. I can't say much more about it. We have finished shooting for the film," he said. Saif...
  • 'Bajatey Raho' was re-written many times: Tusshar Kapoor June 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Tusshar Kapoor has tried his hand at a different type of comedy with 'Bajatey Raho' and says the film's team worked really hard on the script of the movie. "I have never worked in any film where the draft was changed so many times, such hard work was put in....
  • When Ravi Kishan mistook producer as actress March 24, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Ravi Kishan got confused when he first met producer Krishika Lulla and thought that she is a lead actress of his upcoming film 'Bhajathe Raho'. Lulla of Eros International Media Ltd. is co-producing the movie with Multi Screen Media and was on the sets of the movie when...
  • 'Mohalla Assi' would make a difference to me: Sakshi Tanwar March 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Popular TV actress Sakshi Tanwar, who is teaming up with Sunny Deol for 'Mohalla Assi' says, the film will make a huge difference to her career graph. Sakshi is known for her portrayal of Parvati Agarwal in 'Kahaani Ghar Ghar Kii' and as Priya in her on-going TV show...
  • 'Zila Ghaziabad' is a big comeback for me: Vivek Oberoi February 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Vivek Oberoi is happy with the response to his latest release 'Zila Ghaziabad' and says the film has been a "big comeback" for him. "People are telling me that Vivek Oberoi of 'Company' has come back with 'Zila Ghaziabad'. It has been a big comeback for me," the 36-year-old...
  • Bhojpuri actor Ravi Kishan to contest elections February 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Bhojpuri actor Ravi Kishan is set to enter the field of politics and reveals that he will be fighting elections. "I am fighting elections this time and will fight for the post of member of parliament," the 41-year-old said here Thursday at the premiere of his film 'Zila Ghaziabad'. Directed by...
  • Ravi Kishan gets his 1st solo hero film in B'wood August 30, 2012

    Kolkata: Having acted in over 170 Bhojpuri films and 50 Hindi films in his 20-year-old acting career, Ravi Kishan is surprised to find that 'Jeena Hai Toh Thok Daal' will be his first Bollywood film where he is playing the main lead. "When I look back, it is quite surprising....
  • Ravi Kishan out of 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5' August 12, 2012

    Mumbai: Bhojpuri superstar Ravi Kishan is the latest to be voted out of popular dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5'. The actor, along with his choreographer Kunjan, tried to put his best foot forward by trying various dance forms like Bollywood, tango and salsa. One of his impressive acts was when...
  • Jhalak: Is Isha too good for other contestants? August 2, 2012

    Mumbai: While dancer-turned-actress Isha Sharvani has been dancing her way to the top slot on a TV dance reality show week after week, her fellow contestants feel that the competition is too much one-sided. Especially since Isha is a professional dancer and a teacher, while the others are simply amateurs. The...
  • Tweets: 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5', episode 11 July 21, 2012

    New Delhi: Slowly and steadily, the contestants on 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5' have started to come into the groove. The competition has become tougher after the elimination of TV anchor Archana Vijaya. While Isha Sharvani continues to get full marks for her performances, some new faces have also emerged. Stand-up comedian...
  • Tweets: 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5', episode 10 July 15, 2012

    New Delhi: With every passing week, the competition is getting tougher. Television anchor Archana Vijaya got eliminated from the show last night. While Gurmeet Chaudhary and Bharti Singh got full marks for their performances, judges asked Pratyusha Banerjee and Ravi Kishan to work hard. Isha Sharvani, Darsheel Safary, Jayati Bhatia,...
  • Tweets: 'Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa', episode 9 July 14, 2012

    New Delhi: Two celebrity contestants Talat Aziz and Sanath Jayasuriya have already been eliminated from the fifth season of dance reality show ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa 5’. Madhuri Dixit, Karan Johar and Remo D’Souza are judging the contestants this year. Last week, all the participants were asked to represent different zodiac signs...
  • Is 'Jhalak' season 5 really bigger and better? June 18, 2012

    New Delhi: Indian version of television show ‘Dancing with the Stars’, ‘Jhalak Dikhhla Jaa’ is back with its fifth season. Actress Madhuri Dixit, director Karan Johar and choreographer Remo D’Souza have been chosen to judge the contestants this time. There are 13 contestants on the show which includes, Darsheel Safary,...
  • Ravi Kishan won't quit Bhojpuri films June 14, 2012

    Mumbai: Bhojpuri superstar Ravi Kishan, who has also made a name for himself in Bollywood, asserts that he won't quit Bhojpuri cinema because it is his identity. "To bid adieu to Bhojpuri is like saying goodbye to my mother. Bhojpuri films are my identity. I gained recognition from Bhojpuri and then...