ROHAN SIPPY

  • 'Nautanki Saala' earns Rs 7.5 crore in two days April 14, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Nautanki Saala!' and 'Commando' are giving a tough fight to each other at the box office with Rs 7.5 crore and Rs 7.08 crore earnings respectively in first two days of their releases. If director Rohan Sippy's 'Nautanki Saala' is a comedy of errors with entertaining performances by actors...
  • 'Nautanki Saala': 10 witty one liners from the film April 14, 2013

    With a backdrop of theatre, Rohan Sippy's 'Nautanki Saala' is a typical slice of life film. The film draws attention to the ironies of life and talks about the struggle that theatre artists have to endure. Ayushmann Khurrana plays RP, a directoractor who works on plays. Known for out of his...
  • 'Nautanki Saala': Like the title suggests, it's all empty theatrics April 12, 2013

    Cast: Ayushmann Khurrana, Kunal Roy Kapur, Pooja Salvi Director: Rohan Sippy 'Nautanki Saala', directed by Rohan Sippy, hinges on the wobbly notion that if you save someone's life, he becomes your responsibility. Ayushmann Khurrana plays Ram Parmar, or RP, a kindnatured theatre actor who, while rushing home after work one night, notices...
  • 'Nautanki Saala': 5 reasons why the film doesn't work for me April 12, 2013

    New Delhi: You would think that after a smashing debut in 'Vickky Donor', actor Ayushmann Khurrana's second outing at the Box Office would create the same buzz. But as genuine as Rohan Sippy's 'Nautanki Saala' is the film falls short of being a laugh riot. With two talented actors forming...
  • Friday releases: 'Nautanki Saala', 'CommandoA One Man Army' hit screens April 12, 2013

    This Friday, watch Rohan Sippy's 'Nautanki Saala' and Dilip Ghosh's 'CommandoA One Man Army', in theatres. ...
  • Nautanki Saala: Are you game for Ayushmann's play? April 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Ticket counters at movie theatres are likely to get crowds this Friday either for the actionpacked thriller 'Commando' or romantic comedy 'Nautanki Saala'. Directed by Rohan Sippy, 'Nautanki Saala' features actors Ayushmann Khuranna and Kunal Roy Kapoor. It is about Ram Parmar (Ayushmann), who meets a troubled and lonely...
  • I'd never remake my dad's films: Rohan Sippy March 28, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rohan Sippy, son of renowned producerdirector Ramesh Sippy, doesn't want to remake any of his father's films. Ramesh Sippy is known for his memorable films 'Seeta Aur Geeta', 'Sholay', 'Shakti' and 'Saagar', among others. "I would always like to do original films. My wish is that I should never remake...
  • Kutting With Kunaal: Episodes on 'Nautanki Saala' March 6, 2013

    New Delhi: The makers of 'Nautanki Saala' have opted for a new strategy to promote their film. They have released a series of funny episodes based on 'Nautanki Saala' on YouTube. These episodes feature Kunaal Roy Kapur, Anand Tiwari, Nidhi Mistry and Ayushmann Khurrana. ...
  • Ayushmann: Preparation important for struggling actors February 28, 2013

    Mumbai: Ayushmann Khurrana, who has successfully gone on to become an actor from being an anchor, says there is no dearth of opportunity in Bollywood and it is all about preparation for struggling actors. "There are a lot of people coming to Mumbai everyday to be actors and it is very...
  • 'Nautanki Saala' shows theatre like never before February 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Ayushmann Khurrana says that his next film 'Nautanki Saala' is unique in the sense that the plot revolves around theatre, something no film has ever taken seriously. "It's also very quirky as 'Vicky Donor', also quite out-of-the-box. We are talking about theatre. None of the films has taken theatres very...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana launches trailer of 'Nautanki Saala' February 7, 2013

    His debut film as an actor was a hit in 2012, and after 'Vicky Donor', Ayushmann Khurrana has joined hands with Rohan Sippy for his next titled 'Nautanki Saala!'. The trailer of this April release was launched in true nautanki style on February 6. ...
  • 'Nautanki Saala' was narrated in same room as 'Sholay': Ayushmann February 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Now that the success of 'Vicky Donor' has helped him find a firm foothold in filmdom and when his 'Nautanki Saala' is ready to come out, Ayushmann Khurrana says there is no butterfliesinstomach feeling thanks to the Sippys. The romantic comedy has been directed by Rohan Sippy and the...
  • Watch Ayushmann direct Kunal Roy Kapoor in 'Nautanki Saala' February 6, 2013

    He was a sperm donor in 'Vicky Donor' and now in hi new film 'Nautanki Sala' Ayushmann Khurrana plays a play director to a hapless and reluctant actor played by Kunal Roy Kapoor. The film touted as a 'buddy comedy' has been directed Rohan Sippy and will be releasing on...
  • Rohan Sippy: It is the best time to direct newcomers January 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Rohan Sippy, who will be working with newcomers in his upcoming film 'Nautanki Saala', says it is exciting to work with fresh talent as they don't come with a set image. Sippy's next directorial venture 'Nautanki Saala' will see two relatively new faces Ayushmann Khurranna and Kunaal...
  • Nautanki Saala: Ayushmann, Kunal recreate 'suicide' scene from 'Sholay' January 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Actors Ayushmann Khurrana and Kunal Roy Kapur today turned into the new age 'Jai' and 'Veeru' respectively enacting one of the popular scenes from Ramesh Sippy's blockbuster 'Sholay'. While promoting their upcoming film 'Nautanki Saala' here today, Ayushmann stood on a bill board platform on the busy link road...
  • First Look: Rohan Sippy's 'Nautanki Saala' October 2, 2012

    New Delhi: The first look of 'Nautanki Saala' is unveiled now. Directed by Rohan Sippy, the film stars Ayushman Khurana and Kunal Roy Kapoor in prominent roles. ...
  • Excited about Rohan Sippy's film: Ayushmann July 4, 2012

    New Delhi: Ayushmann Khurrana is going places after the success of his debut film "Vicky Donor". The actor has bagged his third project, an untitled romcom, to be directed by Rohan Sippy. Ayushmann, who is teaming up with Shoojit Sircar and John Abraham for Hamara Bajaj, will begin shooting Sippy's...
  • Ayushmann, Kunal in Rohan Sippy's next film July 2, 2012

    Mumbai: After impressing audiences with their very first films, newcomers Ayushmann Khurrana and Kunal Roy Kapoor are teaming up for Rohan Sippy's untitled comedy in which Abhishek Bachchan will do a cameo. The untitled venture will bring together Ayushmann of Vicky Donor fame and Kunal Roy Kapoor who became popular with...
  • Agent Vinod: Rohan Sippy praises Sriram Raghavan March 26, 2012

    Mumbai: In an industry where rivalry and cutthroat competition thrive, it's interesting to see a director praising another's work. Like Rohan Sippy, who was all praise for Sriram Raghavan's latest spy thriller with Saif Ali Khan. Says Rohan, "Sriram is a dear friend and he has a great vision. So...
  • A look at the Oscar nominations 2012 January 25, 2012

    CNNIBN's Rajeev Masand in a discussion with Anurag Kashyap, Rohan Sippy and Ranvir Shorey on Oscar nominations. ...
  • Court complaint against 'Dum Maro Dum' song June 2, 2011

    Jaipur: A complaint has been filed in a court in Rajasthan's Jodhpur city against Bollywood actress Deepika Padukone and makers of Dum Maaro Dum for an alleged indecent and obscene dance number in the Hindi film. The movie's director Rohan Sippy, producer Ramesh Sippy and music director Pritam Chakraborty have been...
  • 'DMD' mints Rs.6.2 crore on opening day April 24, 2011

    New Delhi: Rohan Sippy's Dum Maaro Dum may have been in the news for the wrong reasons, but the Abhishek Bachchanstarrer amassed Rs.6.2 crore in India on its opening day itself. The director is overjoyed with the response especially since the movie faced competition from the ongoing Indian Premier League...
  • Masand: 'Dum Maaro Dum' is very haphazard April 22, 2011

    Cast: Abhishek Bachchan, Prateik Babbar, Bipasha Basu, Deepika Padukone, Aditya Pancholi, Rana Daggubati Director: Rohan Sippy 'Dum Maaro Dum', directed by Rohan Sippy, is a heady cocktail of crime, deceit, love, sex and drama. And yet, somehow, it fails to come together as the slick action thriller that it set out to...
  • Case against 'Dum Maaro Dum' for indecency April 19, 2011

    Lucknow: An advocate filed a case in the Allahabad High Court Monday seeking a ban on the film Dum Maaro Dum on account of its "obscene and indecent contents". Advocate Ashok Pande also sought a ban of public exhibition of the song Dum Maaro Dum of the film or to suitably...
  • Abhishek, Rana to enter 'Maryada' April 18, 2011

    New Delhi: Actors Abhishek Bachchan and newcomer Rana Daggubati are set to enter Star plus show "Maryada...Lekin Kab Tak" to promote their upcoming film Dum Maaro Dum. Abhishek, who plays ACP Vishnu Kamat in the film will come to the rescue of the protagonists of the show Aditya (Rakesh Bapat)...
  • Goa panel delaying viewing of 'DMD': Distributors April 18, 2011

    Panaji: A highlevel panel set up by the Goa government for the prerelease screening of Dum Maaro Dum, which the government apprehends portrays the state negatively, is delaying viewing the film, the film's distributors said on Monday. Speaking to reporters outside the Panaji bench of the Bombay High Court here, Fox...
  • Now Showing: Movie reviews and a chat with AB Jr April 16, 2011

    This week on Now Showing, catch the movie reviews for 'Teen Thay Bhai', 'Scream 4', 'Rango' and 'Unknown'. Also catch childhood friends Actor Abhishek Bachchan and Director Rohan Sippy mix friendship and movies in their upcoming movie 'Dum Maaro Dum' and more. ...
  • Goa lawmakers to discuss 'Dum Maaro Dum' March 29, 2011

    Panaji: Already in the news for short skirts, bikinis and drugs, upcoming Bollywood flick Dum Maaro Dum (DMD) is all set to make waves in the Goa legislative assembly this week. Lawmakers in Goa are likely to discuss a calling attention motion moved by former tourism minister Francisco alias Mickky Pacheco,...
  • The Big B connect in 'Dum Maaro Dum' November 14, 2010

    Abhishek Bachchan's role in Dum Maaro Dum is a homage to his father Amitabh Bachchan's portrayal of an irate cop cleansing corruption in the 1970srelease Zanjeer. Says a source, "Abhishek's role in Dum Maaro Dum of a cop on a drugbusting mission in Goa has distinct shades of his dad's careerturning...
  • 'Dum Maaro Dum' to release in Feb, 2011 May 26, 2010

    Mumbai: The Abhishek BachchanBipasha Basustarrer thriller Dum Maaro Dum will release Feb 4 next year, its producers say. "We are hugely excited about Dum Maaro Dum. It has a great script. It is vibrant and contemporary and we expect the film to appeal to a wide audience. The February timing is...