STUDENT OF THE YEAR

  • Filmmaker Karan Johar celebrates as 'Student of the Year' turns two Yesterday

    Mumbai: 'Student of the Year', coming-of-age romantic comedy directed by Karan Johar, today clocked two years. The 42-year-old filmmaker took to twitter to celebrate the milestone by sharing a poster of the 2012 movie, which marked the acting debut of Alia Bhatt, Siddharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan. "Celebrating two years of 'Student...
  • Why Ashutosh Rana as Alia Bhatt's father in 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' is every lovestruck boy's nightmare July 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Seriously. It is all in the eyes. Don't you remember the heroes and villains locked in a deathstare? The one who blinks first, loses. One of the things that caught our attention in the latest film 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhaniya' apart from Alia Bhatt's over the top makeup...
  • Alia Bhatt: I have grown as an actor June 26, 2014

    Hyderabad: Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt, who has struck gold with her previous two releases, feels she has grown as an actor in the last three years after her debut with 'Student of the Year'. The young actress is in the city with coactor Varun Dhawan to promote their upcoming film...
  • Mumbai is a tough city but it has given me everything: Sidharth Malhotra April 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Sidharth Malhotra, who shifted base from the capital to the country's entertainment capital Mumbai, says while Mumbai has made him what he is today, he's still a Delhi boy at heart. "I was lucky to come in (to Mumbai) at a time when they (people) were looking for new talent....
  • 'Highway' is going to be huge: Parineeti Chopra February 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt, whose second film 'Highway' hit theatres Friday, has been showered with luck and encouraging words like 'you are going to be the biggest star' by her contemporaries like Parineeti Chopra and Shraddha Kapoor. Parineeti, whose recent movie 'Hasee Toh Phasee' too was widely appreciated, took to Twitter...
  • Mahesh Bhatt won't return to direction for anybody: Alia Bhatt February 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt says she would love to be directed by her father Mahesh Bhatt, but she doesn't think it is going to be possible. Alia made her Bollywood debut with 'Student Of The Year', which also marked the launch of actors Varun Dhawan and Sidharth Malhotra. While Varun's second film...
  • Main Tera Hero: Varun has a great sense of comic timing, says Siddharth Malhotra January 30, 2014

    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 genre...
  • December this year, I will start my next film: Karan Johar January 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, who last directed the 2012 movie 'Student Of The Year', says he will go behind the camera again by the end of 2014. He is currently seen on the small screen as one of the judges of the reality show 'India's Got Talent' and also on his...
  • 'Main Tera Hero' first look: Varun Dhawan to play a college student again? December 18, 2013

    Varun Dhawan, who won critical acclaim for his performance in Bollywood debut 'Student of the Year', will now be seen in father David Dhawan's film. Yes, the actor is currently busy with upcoming action comedy 'Mai Tera Hero'. The actor will be seen performing stunts in the film. Is reports...
  • 'Student of the Year' completes one year: What the actors are doing now October 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar looks back at 'Student Of The Year' (SOTY) with pride a year of its release. He says his 'students' Alia Bhatt, Sidharth Malhotra and Varun Dhawan, who made their Bollywood debut with the film, have made him proud. SOTY released Oct 19, 2012. "SOTY completes a year...
  • Ram Gopal Varma is so last season in my life: Karan Johar September 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Karan Johar and Ram Gopal Varma have a history of engaging in Twitter wars but the 'My Name Is Khan' director says he now wants to pick on someone else as RGV is "so last season" in his life. Johar, 41, said their exchange of words on Twitter...
  • Wish I'd changed end of 'Kal Ho Naa Ho': Karan Johar September 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Karan Johar's 'Kal Ho Naa Ho' left many teary-eyed, thanks to the sad conclusion of the 2003 film. Now when he watches superstar Shah Rukh Khan dying on the hospital bed, Karan wishes the film ended in a different way. The 41-year-old, who made his directorial debut with...
  • Ram Kapoor to team up with wife Gautami for a show? September 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Real-life couple Gautami and Ram Kapoor are likely to come together on a television show. Gautami is making a comeback with 'Khelti Hai Zindagi Aankh Micholi', and husband Ram, who is currently seen in 'Bade Ache Lagte Hain', is likely to make a special appearance in the show. "We are...
  • Kajol: There should be a reason for doing a film August 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Kajol is looking for the kind of script that makes her feel it's worth spending time away from her chidren when she starts shooting for the film. "If I have to do a film, then I feel there should be a reason for it. The script should be so...
  • Fitness is more than having muscles: Varun Dhawan August 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood newbie Varun Dhawan may have flaunted a muscular look in his debut 'Student Of The Year' but he insists that being fit entails a lot more things than having huge muscles. The 26yearold actor, who is the son of Bollywood filmmaker David Dhawan, is a fitness enthusiast. ...
  • Karan Johar has a great vision for me, says Alia Bhatt August 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt, who is excited about 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' her second venture with Karan Johar after 'Student Of The Year' (SOTY), says she believes in the filmmaker's vision for her. In the quirkily titled 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania', Alia is paired with her SOTY costar Varun Dhawan. "(My next...
  • Alia Bhatt falls prey to a 'fake' Facebook update July 10, 2013

    Chennai: Cinematographerturneddirector KV Anand has refuted rumors that he has cast young Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt in his upcoming yettobetitled Tamil film starring Dhanush. Following a Facebook update from a fake profile under the name of K.V. Anand, it was reported in some section of the media that Alia had been...
  • It's too early to feel like a star: Varun Dhawan June 16, 2013

    Mumbai: He sailed into Bollywood riding on the hit movie 'Student Of The Year' (SOTY), but the success of his first film has not influenced Varun Dhawan. "I think it is too early for all that (stardom). I just feel like an actor now and whose performance people really liked, hence...
  • 'Student of the Year' star Varun Dhawan to work with Karan Johar again June 15, 2013

    Mumbai: He made his Bollywood debut with Karan Johar's film 'Student of the Year' and now actor Varun Dhawan is gearing up to work with the filmmaker again. He says a formal announcement for the project will be made soon. "Karan has just spoken about it. Very soon Karan will make...
  • Alia finds 'Highway' challenging June 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt, who donned an ultraglamorous avatar for her debut film "Student Of The Year" (SOTY) last year, has gone deglam for her upcoming film "Highway". She says the movie is a challenging opportunity. Directed by Imtiaz Ali and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala, "Highway" is the story of two...
  • I believe in doing just one film at a time: Varun Dhawan May 20, 2013

    Mumbai: His first film did well and he should have his plate full with new assignments, but Varun Dhawan begs to differ. He wants to stick to one film policy and for the time being he would also like to stay single. "I am doing a film, energies are focused there....
  • Varun Dhawan: People should try to endorse Ayurveda May 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Onefilm old Varun Dhawan is interested in endorsing ayurvedic products because he feels such they are quite helpful. "A lot of these ayurvedic products are very helpful and these are the ones people should try to endorse. The products are sold at the cheapest MRP and are the ones, which...
  • Varun Dhawan: David Dhawan is a task master May 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Varun Dhawan, who is working in his father David Dhawan's next directorial venture, says the latter is a taskmaster. TVfilm producer Ekta Kapoor has brought fatherson duo David and Varun together for a new project the Hindi remake of Telugu hit 'Kandireega'. "It is kind of a family...
  • Snapshot: Good god! Is that chubby baby...Alia Bhatt? April 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Mahesh Bhatt has tweeted a photo of daughter Alia Bhatt which was taken during her childhood. He writes, "Memory land!Not in our wildest dream did we imagine that this 'Sumo wrestler' would transform herself into ALIA BHATT." Take a look at her amazing transformation. ...
  • Snapshot: Sidharth Malhotra walks the ramp at WIFW March 17, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Student Of The Year' star Sidharth Malhotra added to the star power when he walked the ramp for designer Manish Malhotra at the ongoing Wills India Fashion Week. The actor looked dapper in a black bandgala. ...
  • The Villain: Sidharth Malhotra to sport a mean look March 10, 2013

    Mumbai: After sporting a chocolate boy image in Bollywood debut 'Student Of The Year' (SOTY), Sidharth Malhotra will be seen breaking this mould in Ekta Kapoor's 'The Villain'. His look is being re-styled. 'The Villain' team wants Sidharth to look tough, mean and mildly stubbled. The role requires him to look...
  • Sidharth Malhotra to star in Ekta Kapoor's next February 9, 2013

    New Delhi: After Varun Dhawan, Ekta Kapoor has signed on the second 'Student Of The Year' actor Sidharth Malhotra to play the lead in her new film 'The Villain'. The onscreen lover boy will showcase his dark side in the new project. "Proud to share another film of ours being launched....
  • Anurag Basu: My daughter wanted 'SOTY' to win Filmfare Award January 21, 2013

    Mumbai: If Anurag Basu's daughter had her way, Karan Johar's 'Student Of The Year' (SOTY) would have won the best film trophy at the 58th Idea Filmfare Awards, instead of her father's 'Barfi!'. Basu took to Twitter to inform Johar about his daughter's choice. "I asked my daughter 'Guess who...