Subhash Ghai

  • Producers wanted to cast Rajesh Khanna in 'Kalicharan', not Shatrughan Sinha: Subhash Ghai 19-04-2014 01:36 PM

    New Delhi: Subhash Ghai's directorial debut, 'Kaalicharan' which became a cult hit in 1976 was to have Rajesh Khanna in the lead role if producer NN Sippy had his way. The film which put Shatrughan Sinha in the big league was Ghai's directorial debut and featured the actor in a...
  • I was not keen on acting; I grew up on sports: Tiger Shroff 05-04-2014 10:51 AM

    Mumbai: Jackie Shroff's son Tiger Shroff said here today that he was not keen on becoming an actor and it was not his first choice. He was speaking at the launch of the trailer of his debut movie 'Heropanti'. The trailer was launched by Aamir Khan, in the presence of...
  • Watch: Shah Rukh hugs Gauri, then dunks her in a coloured pool of water in this video from a private Holi party in the '90s 19-03-2014 08:59 AM

    This video from the mid-90s, uploaded by Lehren Retro, captures a young Shah Rukh Khan and wife Gauri Khan dancing with abandon at a Holi party. Celebrities such as, Chunky Pandey, Monica Bedi, Vinod Kambli, Annu Kapoor, Ramesh Sippy and Rakesh Roshan, among others, are dipping each other in a...
  • Salman Khan impressed with Subhash Ghai's 'Kaanchi' 17-03-2014 01:15 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood star Salman Khan is left impressed after watching the first trailer of filmmaker Subhash Ghai's next 'Kaanchi'. The 48-year-old 'Dabangg' star took to Twitter to shower praises on Ghai, who directed him in 2008 film 'Yuvvraaj'. "Saw the promo of 'Kaanchi'. Quiet nice. Happy for Subhash Ghai, it...
  • 'Kaanchi' songs are divine, says singer Sonu Nigam 09-03-2014 04:40 PM

    Playback signer Sonu Nigam is ecstatic about his songs in forthcoming film 'Kaanchi' and says that it will appeal to the music lovers. "I have 2 songs in 'Kaanchi'. One by Ismail Darbar. A song that'll fulfil all that you have been missing in music these days... Promise! It's divine,"...
  • You can see influence of Subhash Ghai's films in my films: Imtiaz Ali 07-03-2014 06:15 PM

    Mumbai: Imtiaz Ali, one of the successful filmmakers of Bollywood, says Subhash Ghai made a huge contribution to his growth in the field of filmmaking. "I am here to congratulate Subhash Ghai and his entire team of 'Kaanchi'," said Ali, who Thursday attended the trailer launch of 'Kaanchi'. "I don't...
  • Watch: Mishti plays a revolutionary hero in Subhash Ghai's 'Kaanchi' 07-03-2014 11:20 AM

    Subhash Ghai has returned to direction after a span of five years and the trailer of his upcoming film 'Kaanchi' is out. The film revolves around the story of a girl who fights against the injustice in the country. The film stars Misthi, Kartik Tiwari and Rishi Kapoor in main...
  • Just a coincidence that 'Kaanchi' is releasing during elections: Subhash Ghai 07-03-2014 11:05 AM

    Mumbai: Subhash Ghai-directed 'Kaanchi' is set for an April 25 release and the filmmaker says he didn't plan to release it during the election period. India will go to polls from April 7. The Lok Sabha elections will be spread over nine days ending May 12. "I wanted to release...
  • Kaanchi: Meet Subhash Ghai's new find Mishti in the first poster 06-03-2014 10:33 AM

    Subhash Ghai has returned behind the camera after a gap of five years and the first look of his new film 'Kaanchi' is out. The film revolves around the story of a woman who fights against the injustice in country. The first poster shows Misthi, Subhash Ghai's new find. The...
  • Subhash Ghai's 'Kaanchi' to be released on April 25 28-02-2014 12:35 PM

    Filmmaker Subhash Ghai says 'Kaanchi', his 'most laborious film', will hit the screens April 25. "Finally, the shoot of my most laborious film 'Kaanchi' is over and all set to release April 25 and what's best is I'm excited about the film," Ghai tweeted Thursday. "First sound of music of...
  • What flag hoisting means to Bollywood celebrities 25-01-2014 03:12 PM

    Mumbai: As India prepares to celebrates its 65th Republic Day on Sunday, Bollywood veterans like Ramesh Sippy and Subhash Ghai recall what hoisting the national flag means to them: Ramesh Sippy (Filmmaker): When the flag is hoisted, we feel that we are Indians. That flag reminds us that because of...
  • 'Kaanchi' calls for a new India, says Subhash Ghai 12-01-2014 02:35 PM

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai says his movie 'Kaanchi', said to be an inspiring tale of a girl who dares to fight against corruption, calls for new India with a new thought. "My film 'Kaanchi' calls for new India with new thought, new women empowerment. A fight for right through...
  • Subhash Ghai's 'Kaanchi' to be released on April 11 09-01-2014 05:09 PM

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai has finally locked a release date for his new movie 'Kaanchi' - it will hit the screens April 11. The film, which stars Ghai's latest find Mishti and actor Kartik Aryan along with veterans Mithun Chakraborty and Rishi Kapoor, is about inner power of a...
  • Gaining super power to staying mad: Uday Chopra's insanely funny resolutions 01-01-2014 11:32 AM

    Mumbai: Right from hitting the gym 'regularly', 'meditating everyday' to 'changing my life', Bollywood celebrities like Bipasha Basu, Sonu Sood and Subhash Ghai have vowed to follow a simple yet strict regime this New Year. Others such as Karan Johar and Kunal Kohli stand by their decisions to never make...
  • 'Kaanchi' is the story of a girl's fight against power: Subhash Ghai 29-12-2013 03:27 PM

    Filmmaker Subhash Ghai says his upcoming film 'Kaanchi' is an inspirational story of a girl who dares to fight against corruption. "The story of 'Kaanchi' is an inspirational story of an aam ladki (common girl) of India who shows the strength of a woman within but without outside support," Ghai...
  • Sooraj was at a hotel when Jiah died: Aditya Pancholi 13-11-2013 04:50 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Aditya Pancholi, harried by the sudden allegations against his son in the Jiah Khan case, says Sooraj was at a five star hotel when the actress died. "We've footage of Sooraj entering the hotel, spending time in there with his friend and leaving the hotel. Therefore the question...
  • Subhash Ghai feels more comfortable working with newcomers 04-11-2013 11:07 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai says he is at ease when he works with newcomers, as they do not demand any chasing. Ghai, who launched actresses like Manisha Koirala (with 'Saudagar') and Mahima Chaudhry ('Pardes'), is now introducing Mishti to Bollywood with 'Kaanchi'. "We wanted to cast either a superstar actress...
  • How should one address Aishwarya? Ask Jaya Bachchan 28-10-2013 03:46 PM

    New Delhi: We all know how protective the entire Bachchan clan is of Aishwarya Rai. Time and again, the family has spoken on the actress' behalf. But a recent incident involving Jaya Bachchan left many media persons scratching their head for an answer. At Subhash Ghai's wife, Rehana's birthday party...
  • I'll be directing Salman Khan in my next film: Subhash Ghai 28-10-2013 01:29 PM

    Mumbai: After the box office dud 'Yuvvraaj', Subhash Ghai is gearing up to team up with Salman Khan after five years and says he will direct the Bollywood superstar again in his next venture. "We have committed for a film, but right now he is busy with some other projects....
  • Anurag Sinha to play Sarabjit Singh in Subhash Ghai's next 24-10-2013 02:52 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who is making a biopic on Sarabjit Singh, says he will rope in Anurag Sinha to play the role of Indian death row prisoner in Pakistan who died in May this year. Ghai told IANS: "For Sarabjit's role we have Anurag, the boy who was in...
  • Subhash Ghai on lookout for new item girl 14-10-2013 05:26 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who is launching new heroine Mishti in his next film 'Kaanchi', is now also on the lookout for a fresh item girl. He has launched a systematic search for a new face. The song is composed by Ismail Darbar and will be choreographed by Saroj Khan....
  • Subhash Ghai to make a film on Sarabjit Singh 11-10-2013 11:16 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai is planning to make a film on slain Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh, who spent 22-years in a Pakistan jail on espionage charges. Although the protagonist has not been finalised yet, the film will probably have Sonakshi Sinha, who will play Sarabjit's sister, Dalbir Kaur. The death...
  • Subhash Ghai in no hurry to release 'Kaanchi' 02-10-2013 03:55 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who is busy shooting some last scenes of 'Kaanchi', is in no hurry to rush the film's release date - a 'mistake' he made with his last film 'Yuvvraaj'. "A few portions of the film are left for shoot. I am going to take my own...
  • Salman Khan to start 'Hero' remake next year 27-09-2013 11:06 AM

    Mumbai: Actor-producer Salman Khan, who is all set to produce the remake of Subhash Ghai's hit film 'Hero', will start rolling the cameras for the movie by early next year. A 1983 film, 'Hero' was directed by Subhash Ghai and featured Jackie Shroff and Meenakshi Sheshadri, who were new at...