SAGAR BALLARY

  • 'Bheja Fry' director, Vinay Pathak to team up? August 27, 2012

    Mumbai: Director Sagar Ballary and actor Vinay Pathak, who have worked together in Kachha Limboo and the hit Bheja Fry series are likely to team up for the fourth time for a comedy film. "I am almost done with my script. It is a comedy film. We have approached people...we are...
  • Do film critics need a balanced approach? October 23, 2011

    New Delhi: Recently concluded Mumbai International Film Festival had seen heated discussions over a variety of subjects from bad screenwriting to the role of cinema in nation building. One such debate was about the role of film critics. The director of Bheja Fry and Bheja Fry 2, Sagar Ballary was...
  • Reviewers don't know the art of cinema: Ballary October 19, 2011

    Mumbai: Director Sagar Ballary has openly attacked film critics after the unflattering reviews of his latest venture 'Hum Tum Aur Shabana'. Some of the reviewers reacted strongly against his tongue lashing. "I've heard most reviewers are bought over with money. How come no sting operation is done on them? Just because...
  • Review: 'Hum Tum Shabana' is a bad attempt September 30, 2011

    Cast: Tusshar Kapoor, Shreyas Talpade, Minissha Lamba Director: Sagar Ballary Coming from a comic guru like Sagar Ballary, who has given comedies like 'Bheja Fry' and 'Bheja Fry 2', 'Hum Tum Shabana' is a total let down. Unlike his previous films, this has various scenes from different comedy films strung together to...
  • Friday Release: 'Shabana' and how to lose a girl September 29, 2011

    New Delhi: Sagar Ballary's 'Hum Tum Shabana' is all set to be released on September 30. The film features Tusshar kapoor, Shreyas Talpade and Minissha Lamba in the lead roles. Ballary's last film 'Bheja Fry 2' had not done well as per the expectations and thus the director will be...
  • Won't walk the ramp in bikini: Minissha Lamba September 12, 2011

    Mumbai: Actress Minissha Lamba has shot down reports that she walked the ramp in a bikini in her forthcoming comedy 'Hum Tum Shabana', saying there was such a scene in the script but she refused to do it. "I put my foot down and didn't wear a bikini in the film....
  • Hum Tum Shabana: Bhandarkar to do a cameo August 29, 2011

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar is set to appear on the big screen once again, thanks to a cameo in Sagar Ballary's "Hum Tum Shabana". Bhandarkar, who made a special appearance in his 2008 directorial "Fashion", will be seen walking the ramp as part of the grand finale of a beauty...
  • It's a relief to not be mute: Tusshar August 28, 2011

    New Delhi: Tusshar Kapoor tasted success with his mute act in the hit 'Golmaal' franchise and the actor is back to comedy with 'Hum Tum Shabana' only this time he gets to speak. The 34yearold actor stars alongside Shreyas Talpade and Minissha Lamba in the film and is happy that...
  • Shreyas in Big B's 'Desh Premee' look August 23, 2011

    New Delhi: Remember the song "Khatoon ki khidmat mein salaam apun ka" from 1982 film "Desh Premee" in which megastar Amitabh Bachchan tried to woo Hema Malini in the garb of a coconut seller? Actor Shreyas Talpade has recreated Big B's look for his upcoming comedy "Hum Tum Shabana". Shreyas' look...
  • Singer Raghav makes a debut in Bollywood August 10, 2011

    Mumbai: Canadabased R&B singer Raghav is making his singing debut in Bollywood with the upcoming comedy film "Hum Tum Shabana". Raghav will be singing the title track of the film. Composed by the music director duo of SachinJigar, it is a hybrid of eastern and western vocals, said a statement from...
  • Ballary's 'Hum Tum Shabana' coming in September June 23, 2011

    New Delhi: Director Sagar Ballary, known for his "Bheja Fry" franchise, all set entertain movie buffs with another comedy his next titled "Hum Tum Shabana" is slated for a September 23rd release. Touted as a rollicking comedy, Hum Tum Shabana is being produced by Sunil Chainani, Sameer Chand and Subhash...
  • Masand: 'Bheja Fry 2' is dead dull June 17, 2011

    Cast: Vinay Pathak, Kay Kay Menon, Aditi Govitrikar, Amole Gupte, Minissha Lamba Director: Sagar Ballary 'Bheja Fry 2', directed by Sagar Bellary, is a disappointing and notsofunny followup to the original 2007 comedy that starred Vinay Pathak as a bumbling tax inspector who inadvertently turns the tables on a man intending to...
  • RanvirVinay in an Indianised 'Ocean's 11' May 15, 2011

    Mumbai: Director Sagar Ballary's bankheist film is tentatively called A Simple Plan and he has cast Vinay Pathak, Ranvir Shorey and Arshad Warsi as bank robbers in a film that belongs to the same genre as Ocean's 11. Add to this casting brew the F.A.L.T.U actor Jackky Bhagnani. "I've three really fine...
  • Vinay piles on kilos for 'Bheja Fry 2' May 10, 2011

    New Delhi: Actor Vinay Pathak was apprehensive about gaining weight for Bheja Fry 2 because getting rid of it was a Herculean task for him after the first installment. Nevertheless, he agreed after a lot of convincing by producer Milind Deora and director Sagar Ballary. Deora was convinced that the...
  • Tusshar Kapoor picks up a big fight March 24, 2011

    Mumbai: Tusshar Kapoor, known as mellowed good boy, picked up a fight with director Sagar Ballary at a shopping mall and the shooting of Hum Tum Aur Shabana soon turned into a fullblooded powwow. The incident happened on Sunday evening in full public view at the shopping mall in Bhandup in...
  • Friday Releases: '7 Khoon Maaf' hits screens February 18, 2011

    Vishal Bhardwaj's '7 Khoon Maaf' starring Priyanka Chopra, and Sagar Ballary's 'Kaccha Limboo' release this Friday. ...