SUBHASH GHAI

  • Snapshot: Doesn't Sooraj Pancholi resemble a young Salman Khan as he sports a chiselled and shirtless look in 'Hero'? 6 days ago

    Raw energy, chiselled abs and a devil-may-care look. Young actor Sooraj Pancholi looks smoking' hot in the first look of the 1983 Subhash Ghai remake. Starring Pancholi and Athiya Shetty (Suniel Shetty's daughter) in key roles, the film has been produced by Salman Khan and directed by Nikhil Advani. The...
  • Shyam Benegal urges Prithviraj Chavan to save Subhash Ghai's film institute July 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Shyam Benegal Saturday urged Maharashtra Chief Minister Prithviraj Chavan to intervene and save Whistling Woods International Institute for Film, Fashion and Communication, founded and run by film director Subhash Ghai from closure. "Whistling Woods has, over the years, got itself an enviable reputation for being among the best institutions...
  • Newcomer Sahil Mehta idolises Shah Rukh Khan June 9, 2014

    New Delhi: Sahil Mehta is switching from films to television and says he looks up to superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who made a successful transition from the small to the big screen. The 26yearold made his acting debut with filmmaker Subhash Ghai's film production 'Love Express' in 2011. The film didn't...
  • Bollywood watches 'Heropanti'; sees a star in Tiger Shroff May 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Tiger Shroff's debut film 'Heropanti' hit the screens Friday, and Bollywood celebrities like Farah Khan, Subhash Ghai and Shilpa Shetty share a unanimous opinion that "a star is born". Actor Jackie Shroff's son, Tiger, has gone out of his way to thrill the audience with his daring stunts in 'Heropanti'. Celebrities...
  • Lukewarm response to 'Kaanchi' has made Mishti stronger, wiser May 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Mishti, whose debut in 'Kaanchi' received a lukewarm response, says she feels she has grown and matured thanks to the one weekend when the Subhash Ghai film hit the screens. 'Kaanchi' released April 25. Now that Mishti is said to be doing another film with Ghai and this time...
  • Subhash Ghai on 'Kaanchi': I am happy that I made something good, never mind if it didn't work May 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai's latest film 'Kaanchi' was poorly received at the boxoffice. However, he is not disturbed as he says he gave the film his best. "We should accept victory and defeat with the same amount of happiness with which the film is made. You should be sad when you...
  • 'Kaanchi' actress Mishti to feature in TV show 'Ekk Nayi Pehchaan' April 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Mishti, who has been launched by Subhash Ghai in Bollywood with 'Kaanchi', will be seen on the small screen show 'Ekk Nayi Pehchaan'. The show's episode, to be aired May 5, will feature Kaanchi as a girl from Uttarakhand who is in Mumbai to fight for her identity and...
  • Snapshot: Subhash Ghai calls for 'fresh talent' on Twitter for his next venture April 28, 2014

    Filmmaker Subhash Ghai's latest release 'Kaanchi' might have got off to a slow start at the box office but he is unfazed as he has already started looking for budding writers for his next. He invited "fresh faces" and "writers" on his (unverified) Twitter account earlier today. 'Kaanchi', reportedly made...
  • Everything will be fine in a few days: Subhash Ghai on the BO collection of 'Kaanchi' April 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Subhash Ghai is unfazed with the slow start of his latest directorial "Kaanchi" at the box office. The movie stars newcomer Mishti in the lead role and the filmmaker says patience is needed to accept films with a new cast. "Whenever you (a filmmaker) make a film with a newcomer,...
  • 'Kaanchi' Review: Subhash Ghai's film makes you cringe and laugh at the same time April 26, 2014

    Back in the 1980s and 1990s, Subhash Ghai's films would guarantee a huge opening. They would be quintessential masala potboilers, high on Indian values, where the heroine would be the pure virginal beauty and the hero would be a dutiful son or someone wronged by the society. The film would...
  • Tweet review: Subhash Ghai's 'Kaanchi' April 25, 2014

    New Delhi: It has been a while since the audience watched a Subhash Ghai film. His last outing as a director was 'Yuvraaj' which inspite of having Salman Khan and Katrina Kaif in the lead, failed to make a mark at the Box Office. Five years later, Subhash Ghai is...
  • 'Kaanchi' is the saga of today's women: Indrani Chakraborty April 22, 2014

    Kolkata: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who often renames the female leads of his films with 'M', says he chooses the alphabet for his actresses because it symbolises mother. Ghai, who is launching Bengali model Indrani Chakraborty in Bollywood in his upcoming film 'Kaanchi' and gave her new name 'Mishti, said he...
  • Subhash Ghai roots for film artistes contesting elections April 22, 2014

    Kolkata: Coming out in support of film personalities throwing their hat into the ring for the ongoing Lok Sabha polls, renowned movie director Subhash Ghai Monday said the fraternity has produced some good political leaders. To buttress his point, Ghai referred to Tamil Nadu Chief Minister J.Jayalalithaa and late Congress MP...
  • Producers wanted to cast Rajesh Khanna in 'Kalicharan', not Shatrughan Sinha: Subhash Ghai April 19, 2014

    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 double...
  • I was not keen on acting; I grew up on sports: Tiger Shroff April 5, 2014

    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 Jackie...
  • 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 March 19, 2014

    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' March 17, 2014

    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 is beautifully...
  • 'Kaanchi' songs are divine, says singer Sonu Nigam March 9, 2014

    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," he...
  • You can see influence of Subhash Ghai's films in my films: Imtiaz Ali March 7, 2014

    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 think there...
  • Watch: Mishti plays a revolutionary hero in Subhash Ghai's 'Kaanchi' March 7, 2014

    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 March 7, 2014

    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 the film...
  • Kaanchi: Meet Subhash Ghai's new find Mishti in the first poster March 6, 2014

    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 February 28, 2014

    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 'Kaanchi' is...