YASH CHOPRA

  • Amitabh Bachchan's iconic knotted shirt in 'Deewar' was a tailoring error July 3, 2014

    Mumbai: The denim blue shirt teamed with khakee coloured pants and a rope dangling over the shoulder is arguably Amitabh Bachchan's most iconic film look till date and the megastar reveals the styling in 'Deewar' was a result of a mistake by the tailor. Reflective of the tumultuous politics of the early...
  • Our family bonded again after Rani came into our family: Uday Chopra June 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Actorproducer Uday Chopra says his sisterinlaw Rani Mukerji is a homemaker and it was she who brought the family together after the demise of his father Yash Chopra. Rani and Uday shared screen space in 'Mujhse Dosti Karoge' which was her first film with the YRF banner. "I have known...
  • London Asian Film Festival to pay tribute to Rituparno Ghosh, Yash Chopra May 15, 2014

    London: Bollywood filmmaker Yash Chopra and Bengali director Rituparno Ghosh will be remembered at the 16th London Asian Film Festival, which begins from June 1. King of Romance Yash Chopra, who died in 2012, has made his love for Britain evident in films like 'Lamhe' and 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan'....
  • Pam Chopra to attend Yash Chopra tribute at London fest May 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Pam Chopra will attend an event dedicated to the work and life of her late husband and veteran Hindi filmmaker Yash Chopra at the 16th annual Tongues on Fire London Asian Film Festival. To be held June 7, Remembering Yash Chopra will see Pam in conversation with Rachel Dwyer,...
  • Priyanka ChopraRanveer Singh starrer 'Gunday' to pay tribute to Yash Chopra February 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Ali Abbas Zafar's 'Gunday' will pay tribute to late filmmaker Yash Chopra with a 60second montage in the beginning of the film. Chopra died in 2012 and 'Gunday' was the last script he had heard. It was Zafar's idea to include a tribute to the filmmaker, known for directing great...
  • I have no plans to retire, says Amitabh Bachchan January 17, 2014

    Indore: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan said that he has no plans to retire from acting as he believes if he does so, he would fall sick. "I have always been confronted with the question about why I am working at the age of 71. I feel that if I stop working,...
  • Shah Rukh Khan to star in Maneesh Sharma's 'Fan' December 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who has millions of fans around the world, is all set to play one in his upcoming film 'Fan', to be directed by 'Band Baaja Baarat' helmer Maneesh Sharma for Yash Raj Films. The 48yearold actor said the role is a tribute to his admirers. "Most...
  • Getting married is not the only option these days: Uday Chopra December 7, 2013

    Mumbai: At 4l, actorproducer Uday Chopra does not feel any pressure to get married, and he is busy working on establishing Yash Raj Films (YRF) Entertainment abroad. He says getting married is "not the only option" people have today. Uday, who now lives in Los Angeles to manage his home banner's...
  • Shah Rukh Khan's 'Dil To Pagal Hai' completes 16 years October 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Some films are evergreen and for superstar Shah Rukh Khan, one such film is his love story 'Dil To Pagal Hai'. The film, released in 1997, was a love triangle and with him starred Madhuri Dixit and Karisma Kapoor. It was directed by Yash Chopra, who passed away Oct 21...
  • Don't like to talk about Yash uncle in past tense: Rani October 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Rani Mukerji says she feels the void left by the demise of filmmaker Yash Chopra but does not like to talk about him in past tense. "I don't like to talk about Yash uncle in past tense. He is a living legend and will always be there in...
  • Lata Mangeshkar conferred first Yash Chopra Memorial Award October 20, 2013

    Mumbai: In a tribute to the legendary filmmaker Yash Chopra on the eve of his first death anniversary, melody queen Lata Mangeshkar was conferred the first Yash Chopra Memorial Award at a glittering function here. Union Minister for Information and Broadcasting Manish Tewari presented the award late Saturday to the legendary...
  • Yash Chopra birthday tribute: SRK, Madhuri, Katrina to walk the ramp September 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan will join Yash Chopra's heroines Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit and Katrina Kaif on the ramp in a special tribute to the late filmmaker. SRK is the only male actor who will walk the ramp with other actresses on Chopra's 81st birthday on September 27. The function...
  • Madhuri, Sridevi to walk the ramp as tribute to Yash Chopra September 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood leading ladies Sridevi, Madhuri Dixit and Rani Mukherji will walk the ramp for a tribute fashion show in memory of late filmmaker Yash Chopra on his birth anniversary next week. Pamela Chopra, wife of the legendary filmmaker, plans to celebrate her late husband's birth anniversary in a unique...
  • Yash's birthday to be celebrated in unique way every year, says wife September 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Pamela Chopra, wife of legendary filmmaker Yash Chopra, has taken up an initiative to celebrate her late husband's birth anniversary in a unique manner on September 27 every year. "We are looking to celebrate every birthday of Yash in a meaningful manner. This year, we are in the process...
  • Lata Mangeshkar to get Yash Chopra Memorial award July 28, 2013

    Mumbai: Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar will be given the inaugural National Yash Chopra Memorial Award. Industrialistpolitician T Subbarami Reddy, who has produced Hindi movies like 'Vijay', 'Chandni' and 'Lamhe', announced the award in memory of late filmmaker Yash Chopra. The award, instituted by Reddyled TSR Foundation, will be given to an...
  • Lata Mangeshkar to get Yash Chopra Memorial award July 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Legendary singer Lata Mangeshkar will be given the inaugural National Yash Chopra Memorial Award. Industrialistpolitician T Subbarami Reddy, who has produced Hindi movies like 'Vijay', 'Chandni' and 'Lamhe', announced the award in memory of late filmmaker Yash Chopra. The award, instituted by Reddyled TSR Foundation, will be given to an...
  • Government honours South actors recommended by Mohan May 6, 2013

    Chennai: Popular Tamil film and TV actor Mohan Raman, also a well known philatelist, was pleasantly surprised when the government honoured actors he had recommended from the south through 50 stamps that were released at the 60th National Film Awards. President Pranab Mukherjee released the stamps Friday commemorating 50 iconic film...
  • Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Award for Yash Chopra, Rajesh Khanna April 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Yash Chopra, Rajesh Khanna, legendary playback singer Asha Bhosale are among those Bollywood legends, who will be honoured with the Dadasaheb Phalke Academy Awards here on April 30. Bhosale will be presented with the Phalke Ratna Award for her contribution in the field of music for five decades. Late Yash...
  • IFFM to give tribute to late Yash Chopra April 21, 2013

    New Delhi: As part of a special tribute, late filmmaker Yash Chopra will be conferred the title of 'Father of Contemporary Indian Cinema' at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM). Celebrating 100 years of Indian cinema, the festival will honour him for for his strong ties with the region and...
  • 'Kabhi Kabhie' was Yash Chopra's favourite movie: Karan Johar April 16, 2013

    'Kabhi Kabhie' was Yash Chopra's second directorial film with Amitabh Bachchan and Shashi Kapoor in the lead roles after 'Deewar'. ...
  • Manoj Kumar: Will take strict action against 'Om Shanti Om' April 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Manoj Kumar, who is upset with the makers of 'Om Shanti Om' for rereleasing it in Japan without deleting the controversial scenes taking a dig at him, has decided to take action against the producers of the movie. The 2007 Shah Rukh Khanstarrer blockbuster was directed by Farah Khan...
  • Shatrughan Sinha mistakenly calls Rani Mukherji 'Rani Chopra' February 13, 2013

    At an event to commemorate late filmmaker Yash Chopra, actor Shatrughan Sinha, apparently, mistakenly, referred to Rani Mukherji as 'Rani Chopra'. ...
  • Snapshot: Rani Mukerji or Chopra? What is the real story? February 12, 2013

    Shatrughan Sinha may have just revealed one of the best kept secrets of Bollywood on Monday when he addressed Rani Mukerji as 'Rani Chopra'. Yash Chopra's statue was on Monday unveiled at the UTV STARS Walk and actress Rani Mukerji became very emotional at the event. Rani, who is reportedly...
  • Oops! Shatrughan calls Rani...Rani Chopra February 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Shatrughan Sinha made a major blooper at the unveiling of late filmmaker Yash Chopra's statue Monday, when he referred to Rani Mukerji as Rani Chopra! It is likely to spark fresh rumours about the actress's current relationship status with Yash Raj Films (YRF) scion Aditya Chopra. While mentioning...
  • Stardom means nothing to me, says Shah Rukh Khan January 30, 2013

    Mumbai: With numerous megahits in his filmography which spans over two decades in Hindi cinema, Bollywood 'Badshah' Shah Rukh Khan sits pretty on the pinnacle of success, but says stardom means nothing to him. "It (stardom) means nothing to me. All I know is to work from morning to night. I...
  • 19 people we will miss January 5, 2013

    1. Gore Vidal, 86 An American author, playwright, essayist and an occasional actor, who also aspired to be the President. Few litterateurs have made their presence felt in public life as Vidal. He was witty and acerbic and his penchant for sharp, incisive statements put him at loggerheads with his contemporaries...
  • 2012: Entertainers who said goodbye this year December 23, 2012

    New Delhi: A maverick filmmaker like Yash Chopra, a superstar like Rajesh Khanna, character artists like Achala Sachdev and AK Hangal, famous cinematographer Ashok Mehta and widely followed movie critic Nikhat Kazmi, it was almost as if god was planning his own movie in heaven this year. IANS takes a look...