RISHI KAPOOR

  • BMC orders a hawker's zone at Mumbai's posh Pali Hill locality, Bollywood stars protest April 13, 2015

    Mumbai: BMC has ordered a hawker's zone at Mumbai's posh Pali Hill locality which has irked the residence of the area including several Bollywood stars. Residents of Bandra's posh Pali Hill area carried out a protest against the BMC's move to demarcate the area as a hawking zone. The protests...
  • Photo of the day: Rishi Kapoor shares a photo of son Ranbir busy reading a comic March 31, 2015

    Rishi Kapoor recently shared an old picture of his son Ranbir Kapoor reading comics. The actor tweeted, "What is unique in this picture?In my living room,on the left side on the floor, is a young Ranbir reading." ...
  • Rishi Kapoor shares picture with Abhishek Bachchan from 'All Is Well' March 26, 2015

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor has debuted a still of himself with Abhishek Bachchan from their upcoming film 'All Is Well'. The picture shows both the actors standing with their back touching each other. While referring to popular song 'Lambu ji Tingu ji' from 'Coolie', in which Rishi shared screen...
  • Producer Karan Johar confirms Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra, Fawad Khan and Rishi Kapoor for 'Kapoor and sons' March 25, 2015

    Mumbai: 'Ek Main Aur Ekk Tu' director Shakun Batra's upcoming 'modern family' drama film 'KAPOOR and SONS' will star rumoured couple Alia Bhatt and Sidharth Malhotra, along with Pakistani actor Fawad Khan and veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, producer Karan Johar announced on Wednesday. The rumours of the cast had been doing...
  • Please don't equate food with religion: Rishi Kapoor speaks out about the beef ban in Maharashtra March 24, 2015

    Mumbai: He is facing what he calls "nonsense" for his comment on the beef ban in Maharashtra. But veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who says he doesn't eat beef in India, is undeterred in reiterating that food and religion must not be equated. The controversy began when Rishi, from his Twitter handle...
  • Rishi Kapoor remembers colleague Farooq Sheikh March 23, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Rishi Kapoor, who shared screen space with Farooq Sheikh in Hema Malini-directed 'Tell Me O Kkhuda', says he misses his 'colleague'. Rishi, 62, said he was supposed to work with the 'Chashme Buddoor' star in two films simultaneously. "Miss you. We were to do two films together simultaneously ," he...
  • Photo of the day: Rishi Kapoor shares an old photo of Raj and Shammi embracing each other in the famous RK Holi tank March 5, 2015

    Rishi Kapoor took to Twitter to today to share old photos which feature several actors and family members celebrating Holi together. This photo shows Raj and Shammi embracing each other in the famous RK Holi tank. ...
  • Rishi Kapoor returns to Twitter, gets a warm welcome February 27, 2015

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who rejoined micro-blogging website Twitter after almost five years, was warmly welcomed on the online platform by celebrities like Anupan Kher, Abhishek Bachchan and Karan Johar. Abhishek was the first to welcome his "Chintu Uncle" on board. He tweeted Thursday: "Crew show some major love to...
  • Ranbir Kapoor joins Twitter, shares interesting photos, videos and messages with fans January 21, 2015

    Ranbir Kapoor joined twitter today and tweeted for the first time ever, turning his many fan clubs and fans into a frenzy that tweets and re tweets at his every post. We show you some of his first posts. The actor gathered as many as 23.5 thousand followers in just...
  • After Rishi Kapoor backs out of projects to accomodate 'All is Well'; Smriti Irani, Abhishek Bachchan leave it unfinished December 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Umesh Shukla's 'All Is Well' landed in a lurch when Smriti Irani stepped out of the project after shooting for over half the movie. Then, Abhishek Bachchan took time off to take care of his sports commitments. But Rishi Kapoor, who plays his father in the film, says comprising...
  • Actor Rishi Kapoor hospitalised, diagnosed with malaria October 30, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who was admitted to a hospital here after suffering from malaria, is likely to be discharge on Thursday, said a source. The 62-year-old was hospitalised Wednesday at Lilavati hospital. "Rishi Kapoor was hospitalised yesterday (Wednesday). Though it was suspected that he had dengue, nothing to worry. It's...
  • Quick Quiz: How well do you know actor Rishi Kapoor? September 4, 2014

    The actor, who turns 62 today, was quite a heartthrob back in the day. Much like his son Ranbir Kapoor. ...
  • Subhash Ghai on 'Kaanchi': I am happy that I made something good, never mind if it didn't work May 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai's latest film 'Kaanchi' was poorly received at the boxoffice. However, he is not disturbed as he says he gave the film his best. "We should accept victory and defeat with the same amount of happiness with which the film is made. You should be sad when you...
  • 'Kaanchi' actress Mishti to feature in TV show 'Ekk Nayi Pehchaan' April 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Mishti, who has been launched by Subhash Ghai in Bollywood with 'Kaanchi', will be seen on the small screen show 'Ekk Nayi Pehchaan'. The show's episode, to be aired May 5, will feature Kaanchi as a girl from Uttarakhand who is in Mumbai to fight for her identity and...
  • Everything will be fine in a few days: Subhash Ghai on the BO collection of 'Kaanchi' April 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Subhash Ghai is unfazed with the slow start of his latest directorial "Kaanchi" at the box office. The movie stars newcomer Mishti in the lead role and the filmmaker says patience is needed to accept films with a new cast. "Whenever you (a filmmaker) make a film with a newcomer,...
  • Complete list of winners at IIFA 2014 April 27, 2014

    The 15th edition of International Indian Film Academy Awards saw an interesting mix of winners this year. Highlighting the international appeal of India's Bollywood film industry, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards event was held in the US for the first time in Tampa, Florida. Here's a complete list of...
  • 'Kaanchi' Review: Subhash Ghai's film makes you cringe and laugh at the same time April 26, 2014

    Back in the 1980s and 1990s, Subhash Ghai's films would guarantee a huge opening. They would be quintessential masala potboilers, high on Indian values, where the heroine would be the pure virginal beauty and the hero would be a dutiful son or someone wronged by the society. The film would...
  • 'Kaanchi' is the saga of today's women: Indrani Chakraborty April 22, 2014

    Kolkata: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who often renames the female leads of his films with 'M', says he chooses the alphabet for his actresses because it symbolises mother. Ghai, who is launching Bengali model Indrani Chakraborty in Bollywood in his upcoming film 'Kaanchi' and gave her new name 'Mishti, said he...
  • Rishi Kapoor, Lata Mangeshkar, Zakir Hussain chosen for Deenanath Mangeshkar Award April 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Zakir Hussain and Pandharinath Kolhapure have been named for this year's Master Deenath Mangeshkar Award for music, actor Rishi Kapoor for theatre and cinema and Anna Hazare for social awareness, renowned singer Lata Mangeshkar announced here Sunday. Theatre personalities Dinesh Pedanekar and Mukta Barve, founders of Anamika and Rasika Sanstha,...
  • Rishi Kapoor appeals to the public to donate organs, pledges his own March 23, 2014

    Chandigarh: Actor Rishi Kapoor pledged to donate organs. After distributing prizes to the winners of 'Transplant Games 2014' at PGIMER in Chandigarh, the 61-year-old veteran actor signed the pledge to be an organ donor. Rishi appealed to the general public to come forward for this noble cause and donate organs after death. The...
  • Critical acclaim doesn't translate into Box Office success: Sonam Kapoor on 'Bewakoofiyaan' gross collection March 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Yash Raj Films' 'Bewakoofiyaan' may not have been received well but its lead actress Sonam is happy with her work in the romantic comedy. "I am happy with the response to the film. If you get critical acclaim, it does not translate into box office success," Sonam told reporters here...
  • Anil Kapoor tempted to focus on '24' season 2; Rishi Kapoor and Jeetendra likely to join the cast March 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Anil Kapoor has several film offers coming his way but is tempted to set the ball rolling for the second season of his game-changing TV series '24'. Confirming his full-throttle plans for the show's season two, Kapoor said: "My entire team is into pre-production. Only my own dates need to...
  • Rishi Kapoor has turned me into a one-take artiste: Ayushmann Khurrana March 13, 2014

    Mumbai: VJ turned actor Ayushmann Khurrana says he has learnt to be a one-take artiste thanks to industry veteran Rishi Kapoor with whom he is sharing screen space in their upcoming film 'Bewakoofiyan'. It is for the first time that Ayushmann will be seen with the...
  • Ranbir Kapoor is my senior and I like his work: Ayushmann Khurrana March 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Ayushmann Khurrana, who made a fruitful debut with 'Vicky Donor' and is now looking forward to 'Bewakoofiyaan', says he sees no "competitor" in the Hindi film industry. He further believes that he has a major plus point in the fact that he can act as well as sing. Bollywood...
  • I can't do the stereotypical father's roles, it's too unexciting: Rishi Kapoor March 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who plays Sonam Kapoor's father in debutant director Nupur Asthana's 'Bewakoofiyaan' says he isn't likely to be seen in any "stereotypical" fatherly roles as he finds them "too unexciting". "If you notice, I didn't play my own son's (Ranbir) father in 'Besharam'. It is not vanity,...