Tanu Weds Manu

  • I hope 'Rajjo' becomes a game changer for me: Kangana 08-10-2013 12:50 PM

    Kolkata: Having proved her mettle in a comic role in the 2011 romantic-comedy 'Tanu Weds Manu', actress Kangana Ranaut Monday said that she hopes her forthcoming film 'Rajjo', in which she plays a nautch (dance) girl, turns out to be a game changer. The actress broke free of her troubled...
  • Big banners are important, says Swara Bhaskar 15-09-2013 03:40 PM

    New Delhi: In a short time, Swara Bhaskar has carved a niche for herself with films like 'Madholal Keep Walking' and 'Tanu Weds Manu'. The actress says that she enjoys doing movies that let her display her acting skills, but at the same time she admits importanace of banners for...
  • The film that I will be directing is not a Bollywood film: Kangana 08-09-2013 12:04 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Kangana Ranaut says she has plans to direct a foreign film which will cater to the international as well as Indian audience. However, she is in no hurry. The actress had earlier directed a short film, written in collaboration with an Australian writer, which was shot in the...
  • Mango: Living alone has been a big pressure, says Swara Bhaskar 11-08-2013 12:37 PM

    New Delhi: Swara Bhaskar, who was last seen on the big screen as Bindiya in 'Raanjhanaa', says she goes through a lot of pressure in a city away from her family. But it is her friends who keep her stable. Swara moved from Delhi to Mumbai four years back to...
  • I want to do a film based on Pinki Pramanik: Deepak Dobriyal 28-07-2013 05:24 PM

    After getting trained under eminent theatre personalities, Deepak Dobriyal began his film journey with 'Maqbool'. He is soon coming up with his ambitious project 'Chor Chor Super Chor'. He talks about his journey and future endeavours in a candid chat with IBNLive's Rohit Vats. ...
  • Madhavan-Kangana to unite again for 'Tanu Weds Manu' sequel 25-07-2013 03:32 PM

    Mumbai: Actors R Madhavan and Kangana Ranaut, the lead pair of 'Tanu Weds Manu', are all set to take the hit romantic comedy ahead in its sequel, to be helmed by Aanand L Rai. The 2011 film was the love story of an NRI and a feisty girl (Kangana) from...
  • Swara Bhaskar to play an idealistic wife in 'Sabki Bajegi Band' 25-07-2013 10:30 AM

    Mumbai: Swara Bhaskar is on a roll since her brilliant performance in hit movie 'Raanjhanaa' and with three films - two comedies and a horror - in her kitty. "I have a film titled 'Sabki Bajegi Band', which is a comedy. Then there is Abbas Tyrewala's 'Mango', which is also...
  • Why 'Raanjhanaa' director prefers to work with southern actors 21-06-2013 12:11 PM

    Chennai: Bollywood director Anand L. Rai prefers working with southern actors because his scripts demand simple characters and he finds these in them. While he worked with Tamil actor R. Madhavan in 'Tanu Weds Manu', he roped in Dhanush for 'Raanjhanaa'. "I think it's because the scripts I write require...
  • 'Raanjhanaa' love story has more depth than 'Tanu Weds Manu': director 20-06-2013 11:59 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anand L. Rai, whose latest romantic offering 'Raanjhanaa', says the movie tells a love story which is thicker and deeper than his last directorial 'Tanu Weds Manu'. "There was an urge to tell a love story which is more thicker than 'Tanu Weds Manu'. It has got more...
  • People have lost faith in love, says 'Raanjhanaa' director 11-06-2013 01:33 PM

    New Delhi: After making an impressive debut with 'Tanu Weds Manu', director Anand L Rai is once again celebrating the joy and pain that come with falling in love through his upcoming romantic film 'Raanjhanaa'. The trailer of the film shows a love triangle between Dhanush, Sonam Kapoor and Abhay...
  • I thought I'd never see again with my left eye: Deepak Dobriyal 03-06-2013 11:07 AM

    Mumbai: While shooting for Annirudh Chautala's film in Rajasthan, Deepak Dobriyal had the retina, cornea and lens of his left eye pierced in a freak accident. Two months later, he is on the way to recovery and says the ruptured eye and the disrupted career are both back on the...
  • 'Raanjhanaa' director targets 2014 for 'Tanu Weds Manu' sequel 08-05-2013 11:29 AM

    Mumbai: After 'Raanjhanaa', Anand L. Rai's next film will be the 'Tanu Weds Manu' sequel. Although he isn't sure when it would go on the floors, he has confirmed he will prepare the romantic-comedy for a 2014 release. "The next one will be the sequel (of 'Tanu Weds Manu'), but...
  • Listen Amaya: Swara Bhaskar on her new release 06-02-2013 07:21 PM

    You last saw her in 'Tanu Weds Manu' and now Swara plays the lead in the recently released film 'Listen Amaya'. ...
  • 'Tanu Weds Manu' remake better than original: Producer 15-11-2012 05:33 PM

    Chennai: Telugu producer NV Prasad feels his upcoming romantic comedy 'Mr. Pelli Koduku', a Telugu remake of Bollywood hit 'Tanu Weds Manu', will be superior than the original. "We are confident that our film will be better than the original. We've presented the story in such a way that it...
  • Is Bollywood running out of ideas? 20-10-2011 04:53 PM

    It is said that it's better to fail in originality than to succeed in imitation. Obviously not everyone from Bollywood agrees. It's an industry that produces over 150 mainline movies year after year, and going by current standards, more than 70 percent of those ideas come from another person's story...
  • R Madhavan not in 'Tanu Weds Manu' sequel? 12-10-2011 06:32 PM

    Mumbai: Kangna Ranaut, who played Tanu in Tanu Weds Manu might romance a new Manu in the sequel of the film directed by Anand L Rai. After the film raked in a lot of moolah at the box office, it was reported that the sequel would star the same pair....
  • 'Tanu Weds Manu' sequel finalised 16-09-2011 06:51 PM

    Mumbai: After the success of romantic comedy 'Tanu Weds Manu', director Aanand L. Rai is all set to make a sequel of the film to be produced by Eros International. "I am thrilled to join hands with Eros on this film. I am confident together we will make some very...
  • 'Tanu Weds Manu' sequel finalised 16-09-2011 04:49 PM

    Mumbai: After the success of romantic comedy Tanu Weds Manu, director Aanand L Rai is all set to make a sequel of the film to be produced by Eros International. "I am thrilled to join hands with Eros on this film. I am confident together we will make some very...
  • I have a market in both the worlds: Madhavan 04-06-2011 12:28 PM

    New Delhi: A chocolate-faced hero who has achieved cult status down south as well as immense popularity in Bollywood, R. Madhavan is against the term "thinking actor". He believes it is simply used for those who can't do song-dance and fighting sequences. "I think the term thinking actor is meant...
  • Bollywood hails unsung sidekicks, finally! 18-05-2011 06:29 PM

    Mumbai: In the slick, fantasy world of Indian cinema, a man with a pock-marked face and a shaggy beard started out with the odds stacked against him, with little chance of breaking into an exclusive club of star kids and established actors dominating the industry for years. Actor Deepak Dobriyal...
  • 'Tanu Weds Manu' now to be dubbed in German 15-03-2011 03:37 PM

    Mumbai: You may think that the hardcore desi small-town ambience of this season's surprise hit Tanu Weds Manu is unlikely to go down well with foreign audiences. But hang on. Now there will be a dubbed German version of the romantic comedy. A delegation from Germany landed in Mumbai last...
  • Cricket, exams make B'wood shrug off big releases 01-03-2011 04:09 PM

    New Delhi: No more big Bollywood releases for a while. With Class 10 and 12 board exams on and cricket hogging audience attention, most cinema theatres will be screening old films, Oscar-winning productions and even matches for a month. The board exams in March-April keep students and their families away....