Sanjay Gupta

  • What keeps Anil Kapoor busy apart from '24' 20-10-2013 11:14 AM

    New Delhi: While his debut TV project '24' is being widely appreciated, actor-producer Anil Kapoor is trying his best to balance his other projects. The actor is dividing his time between promoting '24' as well as hearing new film scripts. "Anil Kapoor has been recently balancing his entire day, giving...
  • Dear Bollywood, you are accountable to us all 12-09-2013 07:04 AM

    New Delhi: Our Hindi film industry has a knack of surprising us. Just when you think the industry is finally evolving and making realistic films, comes a 'Grand Masti', 'Himmatwala' and 'Zanjeer' which takes us back in time when Bollywood was all about male machismo. From Priyanka Chopra's 'Pinky' dance...
  • Manoj Bajpayee prefers doing negative role opposite Big B 25-08-2013 02:55 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Manoj Bajpai, who will be seen alongside Amitabh Bachchan in 'Satyagraha', feels if one has to stand out opposite the megastar, it has to be in a negative role. It is for the third time that Manoj has been pitted opposite Amitabh Bachchan, this time as a wily...
  • 'Chennai Express' marches on; Shah Rukh hijacks newspapers, says Sanjay Gupta 15-08-2013 07:32 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sanjay Gupta, who has made 'Shootout at Wadala', 'Musafir' and 'Kaante', says that the craze to join the Rs.100 crore club is such that people are going to any length to enter that segment. A film that earns Rs.100 crore at the box office enters the club. "Lure...
  • Kabir Khan to cast Saif Ali Khan in post 26/11 counter-terror film 12-08-2013 03:05 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Kabir Khan's last film 'Ek Tha Tiger' was about the life of a RAW agent. He is now set to cast actor Saif Ali Khan in a film about counter-terrorism post the 26/11 Mumbai attack. The film is to be written by Hussain Zaidi, a prominent crime writer...
  • Police seize Rs 51 lakh from coaching class director's house 03-08-2013 12:09 AM

    Police seized Rs 51 lakh in cash on Friday from the residence of a coaching class director who was arrested in connection with the recent Pre-Medical Test (PMT) scam in the state. The currency was recovered by Indore police's crime branch team after it arrested Sanjay Gupta recently from Jabalpur...
  • 'Shootout' series to be screened at Durban award ceremony 16-07-2013 11:47 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sanjay Gupta's two gangster flicks 'Shootout at Lokhandwala' and 'Shootout at Wadala' will be showcased at South Africa India Film and Television Awards (SAIFTA) function at Durban in September. 'Shootout at Wadala' (2013), a crime thriller directed by Gupta, is the second installment of the 'Shootout' series and...
  • Sanjay Gupta wants to cast John as 'Bollywood Rambo' 17-05-2013 03:47 PM

    Mumbai: Actor John Abraham and director Sanjay Gupta will be teaming up for "an epic revenge saga" that promises to give Bollywood its own Rambo, the iconic Hollywood character. After the box-office success of just-released 'Shootout at Wadala', Gupta and John are keen to come together again for a film...
  • John Abraham gifts a brand new motorcycle to director Sanjay Gupta 08-05-2013 11:30 PM

    After the success of 'Shootout At Wadala', John Abraham has gifted a brand new motorcycle to its director Sanjay Gupta. ...
  • 'Shootout At Wadala' rakes in Rs 30.7 crore in four days 08-05-2013 10:40 PM

    Sanjay Gupta's last release was in 2007 and after almost six years he is back with what he does best - with men and their guns, a film titled 'Shootout At Wadala'. It stars John Abraham, Anil Kapoor, Manoj Bajpayee, Kangana Ranaut and Sonu Sood. The film opened with a...
  • Does 'Bombay Talkies' herald a new era in Bollywood? 08-05-2013 02:07 PM

    New Delhi: If 'Bombay Talkies' is an indication to the kind of cinema that we will get to watch from now on, then it is good news for all cine lovers. In a befitting tribute to 100 years of Indian cinema, the anthology film featuring some of the best directors...
  • Sanjay Gupta gave me my life, says John Abraham 08-05-2013 12:09 PM

    Mumbai: Actor John Abraham is overjoyed with the kind of response he has received for his portrayal of gangster Manya Surve in 'Shootout at Wadala'. He gives credit to Sanjay Gupta saying the director has "given me my life". Released Friday, 'Shootout At Wadala' has got positive response from both...
  • Snapshot: John Abraham gifts a bike to Sanjay Gupta 08-05-2013 10:43 AM

    New Delhi: Director Sanjay Gupta's 'Shootout At Wadala' has opened to full houses and John Abraham, the lead actor of the film, is one happy man after seeing the initial responses. He gifted a bike to Sanjay Gupta to celebrate the success of 'Shootout At Wadala'. ...
  • I choose my scripts very carefully: Manoj Bajpayee 07-05-2013 06:25 PM

    Director Sanjay Gupta's 'Shootout At Wadala' is based on Hussain Zaidi's book 'Mumbai to Dongri'. The film revolves around the story of a two gangs and their struggle for power. A prequel to 2007 film 'Shootout At Lokhandwala', the film shows the first-registered encounter by Mumbai police. The film stars...
  • Is Kangna Ranaut the favourite moll in gangster films? 07-05-2013 12:57 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Kangna Ranaut has played various characters on the screen, but it seems she is getting more brownie points for playing a gangster's love interest in movies. She began her career by playing a criminal's girlfriend in 'Gangster-A Love story', which was a box office success. The underworld crime...
  • 'Shootout At Wadala' collects Rs 30.7 crore in opening weekend 06-05-2013 04:37 PM

    New Delhi: Sanjay Gupta has struck gold with his latest film 'Shootout At Wadala'. Within three days of the release of the gangster film, 'Shootout At Wadala' has been able to collect Rs 30.7 crore at the ticket window. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#ShootoutAtWadala collected approx. Rs 30.7 cr...
  • 'Shootout At Wadala' gathers Rs 20 cr in two days 05-05-2013 01:30 PM

    New Delhi: Director Sanjay Gupta's 'Shootout At Wadala' has received a good opening at the box office. The film stars John Abraham, Tusshar Kapoor, Sonu Sood, Manoj Bajpayee and Anil Kapoor in the lead roles. It also has special performances by Sunny Leone, Sophie and Priyaka Chopra. Trade analyst Taran...
  • 'Shootout at Wadala' review: The bloodshed leaves you cold 03-05-2013 11:04 PM

    Cast: John Abraham, Kangana Ranaut, Anil Kapoor, Tushaar Kapoor Director: Sanjay Gupta A gangster runs into a police station, both his arms lopped off by a rival wielding a butcher's knife. Another goon is held down as his skull is pushed through an ice-crusher. A third, tied to a chair,...
  • Write your review: 'Shootout at Wadala'

    Rajeev Masand says 'Shootout at Wadala' revels in its violence but sadly the bloodshed leaves you cold. What do you say? Write your own review...
  • 'Shootout At Wadala' Tweet Review: The film doesn't hold you for long 03-05-2013 12:51 PM

    New Delhi: Many Bollywood stars have dared to pull the trigger on screen and play the notorious gangsters. From Sanjay Dutt to Vivek Oberoi, many actors have now stepped into the shoes of gangsters on screen and the latest to join the bandwagon is none other than John Abraham. Playing...
  • Siddhanth Kapoor fancies negative roles, just like father 30-04-2013 01:21 PM

    Mumbai: Newcomer Siddhanth Kapoor, son of actor Shakti Kapoor, says that he is fascinated towards negative characters. "I am fascinated towards grey and negative characters. I like bad guys. I feel they are more challenging. These characters do get highlighted and catches one's attention," Siddhanth told PTI here. Siddhanth had...
  • 'Shootout' series to continue: Director Sanjay Gupta 23-04-2013 04:28 PM

    Director Sanjay Gupta's upcoming release, 'Shootout At Wadala' is a prequel to 2007's 'Shootout at Lokhandwala.' And Gupta has confirmed that he intends to keep the series going. ...
  • 'Shootout' will increase the bandwidth of my audience: John 22-04-2013 12:32 PM

    New Delhi: Actor John Abraham, who essays the role of a dreaded gangster in the upcoming crime drama 'Shootout at Wadala' believes that the film will widen the reach of his audience and prove his acting prowess. The model-turned-actor, who started his Bollywood journey with 'Jism' in 2003, has been...
  • 'Shootout At Wadala' Music Review: Songs are in sync with the theme 21-04-2013 03:16 PM

    Music Directors: Anu Malik, Anand Raj Anand, Meet Brothers, and Mustafa Zahid Singers: Sunidhi Chauhan, Mustafa Zahid, Meet Brothers Anjjan, Mika Singh, Adnan Sami, Sudesh Bhosle and Shaan Rating: 3 out of 5 Although director Sanjay Gupta's movie 'Shootout At Wadala' is real life crime story, but he has packed...
  • Shootout At Wadala: Watch Sophie in 'Aala re aala' 13-04-2013 01:21 PM

    New Delhi: A new song 'Aala re aala' from the film 'Shootout At Wadala' has been released. The film is directed by Sanjay Gupta and stars John Abraham in the lead roles. Apart from Sophie Choudry, Priyanka Chopra and Sunny Leone are also doing item songs in 'Shootout At Wadala'....
  • Anil Kapoor: Reference makes actor's work interesting 04-04-2013 06:16 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Anil Kapoor, who is playing Mumbai's retired encounter specialist ACP Isaque Bagwan - a real life character - in Sanjay Gupta's 'Shootout At Wadala', feels that when you have a reference for a role, it makes an actor's job interesting. "Somewhere I feel that it becomes less challenging....