Studio 18

  • Unlikely heroes shine in Bollywood April 16, 2010

    They aren't conventionally goodlooking, can't always shake a leg and their movies are not larger than life. Yet actors like Abhay Deol, Farhan Akhtar and Irrfan Khan have managed to find a place on the favourites list of audiences as well as filmmakers. Abhay, who hails from a film family that...
  • 'It's a Wonderful Afterlife' London premiere April 12, 2010

    London's Leicester Square is ready to roll out the red carpet for the premiere of Gurinder Chadha’s It’s a Wonderful Afterlife, on April 12, 2010 at 6pm at the Odeon West End. Hosted by the film’s UK distributors ICON, the event will see the film's lead couple Golday Notay and Sendhil...
  • First Cut: Siddharth's 'Striker' has good moments March 28, 2010

    A film on carrom seemed like a good idea. Apart from cricket, this is one game very close to the hearts of Indians – and probably the most played indoor game before pool took over in the late '90s. Chandan Arora's Striker is about carrom champ Surya (Siddharth). But it is...
  • Road, Movie is a reflection of my journey, says director September 15, 2009

    The director of Road, Movie, Dev Benegal in a rare interview tells what promoted him to make Road, Movie. He also shares his experience of working with senior actor Satish Kaushik and young actor Abhay Deol. Question: What prompted you to make Road, Movie? Dev Benegal: One of the things I...
  • Abhay Deol shares his experiences from Road, Movie September 15, 2009

    Having delivered a slew of sleeper hits that broke Bollywood stereotypes and gave the Indian film industry a new direction, Abhay Deol, who hails from an illustrious film family, is being touted as India’s young, successful new-age hero. His much-discussed Hindi language feature, Road, Movie, termed as the Indian cinema...
  • Indian film company, Studio 18 reveal Cannes plans May 9, 2009

    New Delhi: The Indian Film Company has announced its line-up for the Cannes Film Market, which kicks off in Cannes on Wednesday, May 13. Indian Films-Studio18's slate includes its blockbusters, Jab We Met, Welcome, Singh Is Kinng and Golmaal Returns. The movie majors are also offering buyers Kidnap, Dil Kabaddi, 1971,...
  • Singh is Kinng: Ruling the international box office August 12, 2008

    New Delhi: The Indian - Films Studio18 released Singh is Kinng took home the box office gold internationally, emerging as the biggest Bollywood film of 2008 and the numero uno in the career of its protagonist and superstar Akshay Kumar. Interestingly, Akshay's all-time second best performer Welcome was also released...
  • In Pics: Akshay, the Kinng of Vancouver August 6, 2008

    After dazzling the audience in Los Angeles and Toronto, Akshay Kumar had Vancouver in raptures last Saturday, as he landed in a chopper to promote his upcoming release Singh Is Kinng. ...
  • Vishesh, Studio18 tie up on Awarapan April 13, 2007

    New Delhi: Vishesh Films has joined hands with Studio18 for the international release of the Bhatts' most ambitious and costly venture to date, Awarapan. Vishesh Films, which has two of the industry's most prolific producers, Mukesh Bhatt and Mahesh Bhatt, has more than 20 high-class films in its credit. "We are proud...