Vishal Bhardwaj

  • Tabu discharged from hospital, resumes work on the sets of 'Haider' 24-02-2014 09:34 AM

    Srinagar: Bollywood actress Tabu, who was admitted to a hospital here following breathing problems, got discharged after remaining under observation for three hours. The 42-year-old actress is currently shooting in Kashmir for Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Hiader'. Tabu had to be taken to a hospital on February 21 and she got released...
  • Have surrendered to the vision of Vishal for 'Haider': Shahid Kapoor 03-02-2014 04:26 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, who is currently seen sporting a neat buzz-cut as a part of his new look for Vishal Bharadwaj's 'Haider', says he is just following his director to get into the skin of his role as the desi Hamlet. The movie which also stars Tabu, Shraddha Kapur...
  • Shahid Kapoor's 'Haider' look: With cropped hair and trimmed beard this is the nicest he's ever looked 03-02-2014 12:25 PM

    No he did not go bald, but with cropped hair and trimmed beard, Shahid Kapoor created quite a stir on the social media on Monday morning. The actor's new look is for Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' and the actor tweeted his new look. Featuring Irrfan Khan, Tabu and Shraddha Kapoor along...
  • 'Haider' shoot halted briefly following protests in Kashmir 31-01-2014 11:46 AM

    Srinagar: The shooting of Shahid Kapoor starrer 'Haider' had to be stopped temporarily for some time following protests by local residents in Anantnag district of Kashmir. Local residents started hurling snow balls at the crew of 'Haider' -- Bollywood adaption of Shakespearean play Hamlet -- when they were shooting some...
  • Snapshot: Shahid Kapoor returns to Kashmir to shoot for 'Haider' 31-01-2014 10:55 AM

    Shahid Kapoor, who is currently working with Vishal Bhardwaj, on his upcoming film 'Haider' returned to Kashmir for the final schedule of the film. The actor was spotted in Anantnag district of Kashmir. The film is Bollywood adaptation of William Shakespeare's play 'Hamlet'. Shahid Kapoor has decided to go bald...
  • Final schedule of 'Haider' makes me nervous: Shahid Kapoor 26-01-2014 01:16 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, who will sport clean-shaven head for his upcoming movie 'Haider', says he is nervous and excited to shoot the final schedule of the film. "Reading scenes for the final schedule of 'Haider'. Nervous and excited. Last four days of hair I can run my hands...
  • Naseeruddin Shah, Pankaj Kapur to work together in 'Company Ustad'? 21-01-2014 01:24 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actors and brothers-in-law Naseeruddin Shah and Pankaj Kapur have been approached by young director Nitin Chandra to work together for his upcoming film 'Company Ustad'. Actresses-sisters Ratna and Supriya Pathak are married to Naseer and Pankaj respectively, but neither the sisters nor the brothers-in-law have ever been seen...
  • 'Dedh Ishqiya' music review: The soundtrack is romantic, classic 01-01-2014 03:42 PM

    Music Composer: Vishal Bhardwaj Singers: Rahat Fateh Ali Khan, Rekha Bhardwaj, Pandit Birju Maharaj, Sukhwinder Singh, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Master Saleem, Shahid Mallya and Jazim Sharma Rating: 4 out of 5 The music album of director Abhishek Chaubey's forthcoming film 'Dedh Ishqiya', a sequel to the 2010 movie 'Ishqiya',...
  • Would like to produce only those films that I direct: Vishal Bhardwaj 24-12-2013 01:20 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj has said he would produce only those films which he could direct and not those of others. "I want to stop producing films because I want to conserve that energy for myself as director. I am not interested in producing films. I did it for Abhishek...
  • Tabu is one of the finest actresses: Shahid Kapoor 24-12-2013 09:45 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, who will be seen sharing screen space with talented Tabu in Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider', is all praise for his accomplished co-star. "I had a great time shooting with Tabu, she is one of the finest actresses," Shahid told IANS. "In fact, in the film, we also...
  • Shahid Kapoor to go bald for 'Haider', says he has no apprehension 23-12-2013 05:56 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, who will be seen sharing screen space with talented Tabu in Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider', is all praise for his accomplished co-star. "I had a great time shooting with Tabu, she is one of the finest actresses," Shahid told IANS. "In fact, in the film, we also...
  • Haider: Rise and shine and shoot, says Shraddha Kapoor 22-12-2013 03:33 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Shraddha Kapoor, who is shooting for Shahid Kapoor-starrer 'Haider', loves to begin her day on an energetic note. "Rise and shine and shoot! Love early morning energetic start! Have an awesome Sunday," Shraddha tweeted Sunday. The actress, who made her cinematic debut with 'Teen Patti', was applauded for...
  • I look for creative satisfaction, not box office returns: Vishal Bhardwaj 22-12-2013 03:21 PM

    Mumbai: Director-producer Vishal Bhardwaj says that as a filmmaker he is in pursuit of creative satisfaction as it remains with one for a longer time compared to success, which is short-lived. The director of films like 'Maqbool' and 'Omkara' is right now occupied with his forthcoming production venture 'Dedh Ishiqya',...
  • Didn't sign Honey Singh for monetary purpose: Vishal Bhardwaj 20-12-2013 04:53 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, who has roped in rapper-singer Honey Singh to sing a song for his forthcoming production venture 'Dedh Ishqiya', says he didn't sign the singer for monetary gains. Written by lyricist Gulzar, the song has been picturised on Arshad Warsi's character Babban in the film helmed by...
  • Shahid Kapoor to go bald for Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' 30-11-2013 02:47 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor has agreed to go bald for Vishal 'Haider'. He says the decision was driven by the fact that the look is justified for his role in the movie. 'Haider' is said to be the director's adaptation of William Shakespeare's 'Hamlet'. "I thought it is justified. When...
  • Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' faces protests for disrespecting national flag 25-11-2013 01:57 PM

    Srinagar: Director Vishal Bhardwaj had to cut short the shooting of Shahid Kapoor starrer 'Haider' inside the Kashmir University at Hazratbal here following protests by students inside the campus. The film crew, which has been shooting for 'Haider' in Kashmir for the past nearly two weeks, had to pack up...
  • Vishal Bhardwaj has given me the best character of my life: Shahid 23-11-2013 05:41 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, who is teaming up with 'Kaminey' director Vishal Bhardwaj yet again, says the new movie, 'Haider', has given him a chance to explore a new space. Talking about 'Haider', Shahid said: "It's awesome. I love working with Vishal sir as he has given me the best...
  • Shahid Kapoor begins shooting for 'Haider' in Kashmir 10-11-2013 11:09 AM

    Srinagar: Actor Shahid Kapoor began shooting for Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Haider' in the scenic Dal Lake here. The 32-year-old actor, who is teaming up with Bhardwaj again after 'Kaminey', is starring opposite newbie actress Shraddha Kapoor in the film adaption of Shakespearean tragedy Hamlet. A fairly large crowd had gathered near...
  • Meghna Gulzar to direct Irrfan Khan in her next film 04-11-2013 10:28 AM

    Mumbai: Director Meghna Gulzar will be teaming up with acclaimed actor Irrfan Khan for a film. Meghna is the daughter of famous lyricist and poet Gulzar and actress Raakhee. "Meghana will be directing a film and it will be written by Vishal Bhardwaj. It will have Irrfan Khan. The title...
  • Vishal Bhardwaj to set Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' in Kashmir 01-09-2013 10:46 AM

    London: Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj has revealed plans to set his next film based on Shakespeare's 'Hamlet' in strife-torn Kashmir. The film is in its final stages of scripting and set for release in 2014 to coincide with the 450th birth anniversary celebrations of the world famous English playwright. "I need...
  • Anushka Sharma: Always wanted to work with Anurag Kashyap 07-08-2013 10:44 AM

    New Delhi: Actress Anushka Sharma will join the cast of upcoming movie 'Bombay Velvet' in Sri Lanka and is looking forward to the experience. Directed by filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, 'Bombay Velvet' brings actor Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka together on the silver screen for the first time. Last seen in director...
  • Vishal Bhardwaj, Bhansali to make films from the same book? 23-07-2013 02:51 PM

    Mumbai: Vishal Bhardwaj and Sanjay Leela Bhansali are reportedly set to direct films on two different female gangsters based on the same source material. Years ago Bhardwaj had gone to Bhansali with a script about reincarnation, which he wanted the latter to direct. That film never happened. But now both...
  • Ramesh Sippy: We changed Sholay's climax because of CBFC 27-04-2013 06:18 PM

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Ramesh Sippy was not happy with the way his magnum opus 'Sholay' ended as he had to re-shoot the climax after the censor board objected to the violence in the original scene. Taking part in a debate on the use of cuss words and onscreen violence in...
  • Read the story that inspired 'Ek Thi Daayan' 24-04-2013 12:46 PM

    New Delhi: While 'Ek Thi Daayan' continues to spook the audience in theaters this week, actress Konkona Sen Sharma, who plays one of the 'Daayans' posted the link to the actual story the film is based on. Konkona tweeted the link to the story which has been written by her...
  • 'Ek Thi Daayan' collects Rs 18.07 crore in opening weekend 23-04-2013 04:46 PM

    Ekta Kapoor and Vishal Bhardwaj teaming up to produce debutant director Kannan Iyer's film 'Ek Thi Daayan' was the talk of the town till recently of how two completely different voices of Indian cinema are collaborating. ...
  • Will be happy if 'Ek Thi Daayan' actresses get their due: Emraan 20-04-2013 05:27 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Emraan Hashmi, who features alongside three actresses -Huma Qureshi, Konkona Sen Sharma and Kalki Koechlin - in supernatural thriller 'Ek Thi Daayan', says he will be happy if audiences appreciate the performances of the ladies. 'Ek Thi Daayan', a Vishal Bhardwaj and Ekta Kapoor's co-production is the story...
  • Free Legal Aid Committee demands ban on 'Ek Thi Daayan' 20-04-2013 10:39 AM

    Jamshedpur: Free Legal Aid Committee (FLAC), an NGO engaged in spreading awareness against superstition of 'Daayan' (witch), today demanded ban on Emraan Hashmi starrer 'Ek Thi Daayan'. Prem Chand alias Premji of FLAC, said he had recently written a letter to President Pranab Mukherjee demanding immediate ban on the just...