Siddharth

  • Siddharth Roy Kapur: Thrilled to have Abhishek Kapoor direct the film 'Mahabharata' 24-03-2014 02:34 PM

    Mumbai: "Rock On!!" director Abhishek Kapoor will go behind the camera to bring Indian epic "Mahabharata" on the big screen, and the narrative will be divided into two movies. Currently, Kapoor is ready to roll the cameras for "Fitoor", but "Mahabharata" will become his focus of attention soon after. "Abhishek...
  • Box Cricket League: Pratyusha turns brand ambassador for Kamya Punjabi's cricket team 11-03-2014 06:15 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Pratyusha Banerjee has turned brand ambassador for actress and her good friend Kamya Punjabi's 'cricket team' in Box Cricket League, a unique concept for TV actors. She is excited about it. Box Cricket League is the cricket league for Television actors, where they will get the scope to...
  • Siddharth Varadarajan claims thugs beat up his flat care taker 06-03-2014 04:07 PM

    New Delhi: Senior journalist and former editor in chief of 'The Hindu' Siddharth Varadarajan claims that four thugs have attacked the caretaker of his flat in Delhi and threatened him. In a tweet he said, "Four thugs beat up the caretaker of my flat in Delhi, saying, 'Tell your sahib...
  • Siddharth sheds boy-next-door image in 'Jigarthanda' 05-03-2014 01:51 PM

    Chennai: Popularly known for his romantic roles in several southern films, actor Siddharth says forthcoming Tamil gangster-drama 'Jigarthanda', has given him the opportunity to shed his boy-next-door image. Siddharth has essayed romantic roles in films such as 'Koncham Ishtam Koncham Kashtam' and 'Love Failure'. "I'm known for my boy-next-door kind...
  • Crave for appreciation for my acting skills, not my looks: Siddharth Malhotra 27-02-2014 09:24 AM

    Mumbai: Newcomer Siddharth Malhotra says he wants to be appreciated for his work than his looks. Siddharth made a successful acting debut with Karan Johar's 'Student of the year'. His next film, the recently released 'Hasee Toh Phasee', was also a hit. "I am just a newcomer and at this...
  • 'Balika Vadhu' is best thing to happen to me: Siddharth Shukla 24-02-2014 06:04 PM

    Mumbai: TV actor Siddharth Shukla says that a role in popular show 'Balika Vadhu', which recently clocked 1,500 episodes, is the best thing that has happened to him. "I am really grateful to 'Balika Vadhu' for the recognition I have got because of it. People know me and like me...
  • I am not starting a family right now: Vidya Balan 15-02-2014 01:41 PM

    Mumbai: Squashing rumours of her pregnancy, actress Vidya Balan has said that 'right now' she doesn't see any possibility of starting a family. At an event to promote her forthcoming film 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' Friday, when asked when does she plan to start a family, Vidya said: "Inshallah one...
  • Journalist Siddharth Varadarajan asks Penguin India to pulp his book and revert copyright 15-02-2014 11:13 AM

    Journalist and author Siddharth Varadarajan said he has asked Penguin Books India to pulp his book and revert copyright, days after the publishing house caved in to pressure from various right wing groups and decided to withdraw all published copies of Wendy Doniger's book 'The Hindus: An Alternative History' from...
  • Amala Paul and others mourn legendary Balu Mahendra's death 13-02-2014 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: The film fraternity mourned the death of legendary filmmaker Balu Mahendra, terming the passing away of "creator's creator" as a "massive loss" for the industry. Mr Balu died on Thursday following a heart attack. He was 74. Members of the film industry such as Siddharth, Amala Paul, A...
  • 'Balika Vadhu' has changed my life: Toral Rasputra 07-02-2014 04:17 PM

    New Delhi: TV actress Toral Rasputra, who plays the female protagonist, Anandi, in popular TV show 'Balika Vadhu', says the soap has changed her life. Colors' 'Balika Vadhu' has completed its 1500 episodes and Rasputra feels proud to be associated with the show. "It's really a proud moment for me...
  • Have always done movies with restricted budget, says Parineeti Chopra 04-02-2014 08:58 AM

    New Delhi: Actress Parineeti Chopra is seen grooving to the beats of 'Drama Queen' in her new movie 'Hasee Toh Phasee' and she says that she takes the word very positively. "The word 'drama queen' is very positive for me, because I am like that. I am very outspoken, I...
  • Watch: 'Senti' Sidharth and 'mental' Parineeti talk about Hasee to Phasi 01-02-2014 12:11 PM

    Ahead of the release of 'Hasee to Phasi', actors Siddharth Malhotra and Parineeti Chopra share their experience with CNN IBN Entertainment editor Rajeev Masand. The movie releases on 7 February 2014. ...
  • Telugu TV actor Sagar set for big screen debut 31-01-2014 05:44 PM

    Chennai: Television actor Sagar of 'Mogili Rekulu' fame is all set to make his silver screen debut with upcoming Telugu romantic-drama 'Siddharth', which will be produced by Dasari Kiran Kumar, son of veteran filmmaker Dasari Narayana Rao. "I have a subject that I think only Sagar can do justice to....
  • Never thought Gutthi will become so big: Sunil Grover 31-01-2014 10:16 AM

    New Delhi: Comedian Sunil Grover, who rose to fame with his on-screen character 'Gutthi', never expected to become so famous. He will soon be seen in his own show 'Mad In India' as 'Chutki' and wishes that this too catches on fast. "I want it to be as popular and...
  • Main Tera Hero: Varun has a great sense of comic timing, says Siddharth Malhotra 30-01-2014 10:25 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Siddharth Malhotra said here today that Varun Dhawanz's comic timing in the forthcoming movie 'Main Tera Hero' is 'great'. "I think it is a very entertaining film. Varun has great sense of comic timing in the film. I don't think I can do this kind of comedy. The...
  • Rajiv Gandhi assassination: SC to hear death convicts' plea today 30-01-2014 08:27 AM

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court will on Thursday take up the plea of three death convicts in the Rajiv Gandhi assassination case seeking commutation of their death sentence to life imprisonment citing delay of over 11 years in deciding their mercy petitions by the President. A bench headed by Chief...
  • Centre to seek review of SC verdict on commuting death sentence 29-01-2014 08:51 PM

    New Delhi: In a clear signal that the apex court's verdict holding that death sentence of condemned prisoner can be commuted to life due to delay in deciding mercy plea is not acceptable to it, the Centre on Wednesday said that it is considering to seek review of the judgement....
  • Delhi: HC directs govt to implement panel report, ask schools to return 'excess amount' 24-01-2014 10:03 PM

    The Delhi High Court on Friday directed the city government to implement recommendations of a panel on the unaided private schools' fee structure which has asked nearly 250 institutions to return the "excess amount" to parents with nine percent interest. A division bench of Justice B.D. Ahmed and Justice Siddharth...
  • 'Hasee Toh Phasee' is high on content, says Siddharth Malhotra 23-01-2014 12:10 PM

    New Delhi: For Bollywood's current heartthrob Siddharth Malhotra, 'Hasee Toh Phasee' is not just a film title. He actually believes in the dictum and says the best way to impress girls is to "chase them" and "make them laugh". "Laughter always works, compliments work...so does being honest. Girls like it...
  • 'Shake it like Shammi' is not a tribute to Shammi Kapoor: Siddharth Malhotra 22-01-2014 10:19 AM

    Mumbai: Siddharth Malhotra, who launched the song 'Shake it like Shammi' from his forthcoming film 'Hasee Toh Phasee' on a dance reality show, said that the dance number is not exactly a tribute to late dancing star Shammi Kapoor. Shammi Kapoor, often described as the swashbuckling actor of the 1950s...
  • My second film is the real test for me: Sidharth Malhotra 21-01-2014 03:44 PM

    New Delhi: Sidharth Malhotra burst on the Bollywood scene in 2012 with his role in 'Student of the Year' and the actor plans to keep the momentum going with his second film 'Hasee Toh Phasee', which he thinks will be the real test in his budding career. The 29-year-old actor,...
  • 'Balika Vadhu' actor Siddharth Shukla to debut in Karan Johar's film 18-01-2014 03:20 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar has signed popular TV actor Siddharth Shukla for upcoming film 'Humpty Sharma ki Dulhaniya'. Siddharth, best known for his role in 'Balika Vadhu', has signed a three film deal with Karan Johar's production house. Siddharth was a participant in the dance reality show 'Jhalak Dikhla Jaa',...
  • 'Hasee Toh Phasee' is not a romantic-comedy: Karan Johar 14-12-2013 04:41 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar says it is wrong to label his forthcoming production 'Hasee Toh Phasee' as a romantic comedy. He believes this would trivialise the film's content. "I think sometimes when we call a film a rom-com, we tend to slot it. I think 'Hasee Toh Phasee' is not...