Shahid Kapoor

  • Watch: How Shahid Kapoor transforms into the brooding protagonist for 'Haider' 1 week ago

    Check out Shahid Kapoor's hairstyle transformation that he had to undergo for his character in his upcoming film 'Haider'. Kapoor plays the role of the titular hero in Vishal Bhardwaj's adaptation of William Shakespeare's 'Hamlet'. The film will hit the theatres next month. ...
  • Snapshot: Alia Bhatt reveals the first look of her upcoming film 'Shaandaar' with Shahid Kapoor 1 week ago

    Awww! Don't Shahid Kapoor and Alia Bhatt look cute together? The actress recently posted a photo on Twitter, from the sets of their upcoming film 'Shaandaar'. Directed by Vikas Bahl of 'Queen' fame, the film is currently being shot in the UK. 'Shaandaar' is reportedly based on destination weddings and...
  • I was apprehensive about playing Shahid Kapoor's mother in 'Haider'; Vishal Bhardwaj had a tough time convincing me: Tabu September 4, 2014

    The relationship between Shakespeare's tragic hero Hamlet and his mother Gertrude has always been a reason for discourse and debate among literature students and filmmakers. The haunted son, the seemingly apathetic mother, the struggle for power, have all been adapted on stage, in fiction and in films, over time. Next month,...
  • Alia Bhatt to romance Shahid Kapoor in Vikas Bahl's 'Shandaar' September 2, 2014

    Mumbai: After wooing audience with her brilliant performances in 'Highway' and 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania', actress Alia Bhatt has begun shooting for her upcoming film 'Shandaar'. The film is directed by Vikas Bahl of 'Queen' fame and has Shahid Kapoor playing Alia's love interest. "Today is day one of #Shaandaar !!!!...
  • Idol Chat: Tabu talks about 'Haider' August 30, 2014

    Speaking exclusively to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Bollywood actress Tabu shares her behind the scene experience of her upcoming film 'Haider'. Directed by Vishal Bhardwaj, 'Haider' starring Tabu, Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor in the lead roles. The film is set to be released on October 2. ...
  • It is daunting to play Hamlet on screen but I am comfortable in uncomfortable spaces as an actor: Shahid Kapoor August 29, 2014

    London: Bollywood filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj hopes to bring a moving theatre to Kashmir for the screening of his upcoming release 'Haider'. A request for special screenings of his adaptation of 'Hamlet' in the valley is now with the state's Chief Minister Omar Abdullah in the lead up to its global release...
  • 'Bismil' is one of the best shot songs of my career: Shahid Kapoor August 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, who is a trained dancer, found it challenging to move in an unusual manner to the music of the song 'Bismil', which features in his forthcoming film 'Haider'. The actor says it is the best shot song of his career. "It is one of the best shot songs...
  • If 'Haider' is black then 'Bang Bang' is white: Shahid Kapoor August 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, whose upcoming film 'Haider' is set to clash with superstar Hrithik Roshan's 'Bang Bang' on October 2, feels that both the films can sustain together because they cater to different audiences. "I saw the promo of 'Bang Bang' and I loved it and I will definitely go...
  • Did 'Haider' to feel enriched, have an experience that will help me grow: Shahid Kapoor August 17, 2014

    After featuring in the commercial potboiler R...Rajkumar, Shahid Kapoor is ready to surprise audiences with his intense act in Haider. He says the past few months have helped him "mature a lot". Haider, a film by Vishal Bhardwaj, who last directed Shahid in the 2009 movie Kaminey, is a desi take...
  • I am dying to see dad in 'Finding Fanny': Shahid Kapoor August 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, who is currently busy promoting his film 'Haider', is extremely excited about 'Finding Fanny' because the film shows him the other side of his father Pankaj Kapur's personality. Directed by Homi Adajania, it also stars Deepika Padukone, Arjun Kapoor, and Naseeruddin Shah. "I haven't seen the film yet,...
  • 'Haider' is that film which you do from your heart and for your heart: Shahid Kapoor August 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Shahid Kapoor says a lot of good things in his career have come his way courtesy filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj who has worked with the actor in 'Kaminey' and now in 'Haider'. "One works with all kinds of directors. When he (Bhardwaj) wrote the script of 'Haider', he called me and...
  • New song 'Aao na' from Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' is a great mix of moving lyrics and modern pulsating beats August 14, 2014

    New Delhi: This will make your Wednesday afternoon a little brighter. The first song for the eagerly-anticipated Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' was released yesterday on YouTube. The song, titled 'Aao na' has been composed and sung by Vishal Dadlani. The lyrics have been penned by Gulzar. The latest film in the...
  • Shahid Kapoor is a fabulous actor and a supportive co-star: Alia Bhatt July 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Alia Bhatt, who has confirmed she has signed Vikas Bahl's "Shaandar" for a role with Shahid Kapoor, says she's a fan of the actor, whom she first fell in love with when she was all of 11. "I'm a huge Shahid Kapoor fan. I must have been 11 years old...
  • Watch: First look of Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' July 9, 2014

    The latest film in the Shakespeare influenced trilogy by filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, the first trailer for 'Haider' was released on Tuesday. Featuring an impressive starcast including Shahid Kapoor, Kay Kay Menon, Tabu and Shraddha Kapoor, the film is an adaptation of Bard's 'Hamlet', and set to hit the theatres on...
  • 'For the shoot, I was Haider. And now, Haider is me': Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor are brutally honest with fans on a Twitter chat July 9, 2014

    Actor Shahid Kapoor, who plays a dark character in his upcoming film 'Haider', says although he prepared for the role the nagging thought that he's not 'good enough' for it kept haunting him throughout the shoot.An adaptation of William Shakespeare's tragedy 'Hamlet', the film, directed by Vishal Bhardwaj, is set...
  • 'Haider': From dark themes to spine-chilling acting, here are 5 reasons why we're looking forward to the film July 8, 2014

    New Delhi: It is finally here. 'Haider', an adaptation of Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' is the third in the series by noted filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj. Boasting of a brilliant star cast that includes Shahid Kapoor, Kay Kay Menon, Tabu and Shraddha Kapoor, the film is set against the backdrop of modern-day Kashmir....
  • The 'Haider' effect: Here are the trailers for all the films directed by Vishal Bhardwaj July 8, 2014

    Are you psyched to see 'Haider'? Are you wondering what to expect from the latest Vishal Bhardwaj film? If you are to be advised by us, we'll tell you that you get exactly what you see in the trailer -- meaning, you can always judge a Bhardwaj film by its...
  • Watch: 'Haider' trailer shows Shahid Kapoor consumed with revenge July 8, 2014

    The latest film in the Shakespeare influenced trilogy by filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, the first trailer for 'Haider' was released today. Featuring an impressive starcast including Shahid Kapoor, Kay Kay Menon, Tabu and Shraddha Kapoor, the film is an adaptation of Bard's 'Hamlet', and set to hit the theatres on October...
  • Shahid Kapoor and Shraddha Kapoor share a steamy kiss in the first look of 'Haider' July 8, 2014

    A day before 'Haider' trailer is out, the film's leading hero Shahid Kapoor tweeted a steamy picture of him and Shraddha Kapoor from the film which is bound to set the temperature soaring. In the picture, the two actors are dressed in their character and are seen puckering up. Set...
  • Shahid Kapoor to perform at the O2 Arena in London next month July 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor will be performing in London on many of his hit dance numbers during a show for his fans there. Shahid started his career as a background dancer with Shiamak Davar. Almost all his films have done well on musical front right from 'Ishq Vishk' to 'Kaminey' to...
  • Shahid Kapoor becomes business savvy for Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' July 4, 2014

    The promo of 'Haider' is soon going to be launched and he is taking a keen interest in the Vishal Bharadwaj film's communication strategy. The actor is making himself available to the team of the film. He is working closely with the marketing team and is always present whenever they require...
  • Shahid Kapoor likely to team up with 'Dedh Ishqiya' director Abhishek Chaubey for sci-fi thriller 'Udta Punjab' June 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor is likely to team up with director Abhishek Chaubey for his next 'Udta Punjab'. Abhishek, who has directed 'Ishqiya' and 'Dedh Ishqiya', is all set to direct his next film tentatively titled as 'Udta Punjab', reportedly a sci-fi film. "I am working on my next film and...
  • Snapshot: Shahid Kapoor's half-brother Ishaan Khattar poses with mother Neelima Azeem in this adorable photo June 4, 2014

    Anybody who follows Shahid Kapoor is well aware of the fact that the actor has unconditional love for his brother Ishaan Khattar. Ishaan, who also worked as a child artist in Shahid's Bollywood project 'Vaah! Life Ho Toh Aisi!' was recently spotted with mother Neelima Azeem. Neelima, also an actor,...
  • Did Shahid Kapoor and Jacqueline Fernandez meet up for a dinner date? May 14, 2014

    While rumours are abuzz that Sonakshi Sinha and Shahid Kapoor may be seeing each other, on Monday night Jacqueline Fernandez added a twist in the rumoured love affair. The actress was spotted leaving a suburban restaurant with Shahid Kapoor. The two made a hasty exit in their individual cars with...