Ajay Bahl

  • Abhay Deol to star in Ajay Bahl's film 'The Informer' December 24, 2013

    Mumbai: 'B.A. Pass' director Ajay Bahl, who is ready to roll his next film, an adaptation of Akimitsu Takagi's Japanese novel 'The Informer' has decided to cast Abhay Deol as one of the leads in the thriller. Abhay may be seen as one of the protagonists along with the Sikkimese model-turned-actress...
  • Ajay Bahl's next inspired by a Japanese novel December 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Ajay Bahl, who debuted as a director with neo noir film 'B.A. Pass', will now wield the megaphone for a murder mystery, inspired by a Japanese novel. The film is tentatively titled "Informer". "I am scripting a film, which is inspired by a Japanese novel. It's basically a murder mystery and...
  • Excited about film with Ajay Bahl: Rajkumar Yadav October 5, 2013

    Mumbai: 'Kai Po Che' actor Rajkumar Yadav is eagerly waiting to work with director Ajay Bahl in his next venture, which Yadav believes is a "different" project. "I am very excited about my next film which is with Ajay Bahl, who directed 'B.A. Pass'. It's a very different film and I...
  • 'BA Pass' to be remade in Malayalam, Telugu September 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Ajay Bahl's bold film 'BA Pass' will now be remade in Malayalam and Telugu, says the director. It is already being dubbed in Telugu. "I have received calls from two producers for the remake rights. We are still negotiating with the price and in the next two to three...
  • I am not afraid of being typecast: actor Shadab Kamal August 5, 2013

    New kid on the block Shadab Kamal, who has made his full-fledged debut with 'BA Pass', has gone all bold in the 'erotic human drama' with actress Shilpa Shukla. In the past, Shadab has featured in a small role in 'Chittagong'. In 'BA Pass', directed by Ajay Bahl, Shilpa plays...
  • Can 'BA Pass' bring in some sense to Bollywood erotic thrillers? August 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Erotica, in a nutshell, is such a piece of art which has the potential of sexually arousing the consumers, spectators in our case. There have always been two very distinct ways of seeing an erotica. You either judge the art scenario by taking a look at an erotica...
  • 'BA Pass' goes beyond boldness: actress Shilpa Shukla August 1, 2013

    Shilpa Shukla is an actress known for playing the role of Bindiya Naik, a member of the Indian women's national hockey team, in the sports-oriented movie 'Chak De India', starring Shahrukh Khan. Shilpa has also acted in award winning movies such as 'Khamosh Pani' (International Title: 'Silent Waters') and 'Hazaaron...
  • Friday Release 'BA Pass': The fatal promise of a new life August 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Ajay Bahl's 'BA Pass' is the most awaited among the Hindi films releasing this week. The film stars Shilpa Shukla and Shadab Kamal in the lead roles, and has won awards at several film festivals. 'BA Pass' is a story looking at the fatal promise of a new...
  • Richa Chadda was approached for 'B.A. Pass' before Shilpa Shukla June 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Shilpa Shukla was always the first choice for 'B.A. Pass'. Director Ajay Bahl wasn't sure if she would have taken it up after a debut like 'Chak De! India', and that's when he approached Richa Chadda. But the deal was eventually sealed with Shilpa. "I always had Shilpa in...
  • Shilpa Shukla-starrer 'B.A. Pass' not vulgar, says Ajay Bahl June 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Debutant filmmaker Ajay Bahl's forthcoming movie 'B.A. Pass' may focus on male prostitution, but he claims that he has made the film in a "dignified manner". An adaptation of Mohan Sikka's short story 'The Railway Aunty', the film is erotic in nature. "When we choose a subject like this, there is...
  • Deepti Naval has done a cameo in 'BA Pass': director June 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Deepti Naval, who has made a friendly appearance in forthcoming movie 'BA Pass', was sceptical about doing the erotic human drama, but the film's lead actress Shilpa Shukla convinced her. The film is about a relationship based on lust, lies and deceit. "There is a particular scene in the...
  • Father encouraged Shilpa to go bold in 'B.A. Pass' May 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Shilpa Shukla, who has shot several bold scenes for 'B.A. Pass', says she was skeptical before signing the movie but her father encouraged her to go for it. "I was skeptical before going ahead with 'B.A. Pass' as it was an extremely bold role. As an actor, I didn't...
  • 10 Indian films to be screened at 14th Jeonju fest April 25, 2013

    Chennai: As many as 10 Indian films, including those in Hindi, Tamil, Malayalam and Bengali, will be screened at the 14th Jeonju International Film Festival, starting in South Korea on Thursday. Nine films, including Tamil movies 'Neerparavai' and 'Azhagar Samiyin Kuthirai', three Hindi movies, Hansal Mehta's 'Shahid', Ajay Bahl's 'B...
  • 'BA Pass' trailer: Shilpa Shukla in B'wood's first human erotic drama April 2, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Chak De!' girl Shilpa Shukla is back on the silver screen with an erotic drama 'BA Pass'. Directed by Ajay Bahl, the film has already received much appreciation at international film festivals. The film also stars Rajesh Sharma, Dibyendu Bhattacharya and Shadab Kamal. ...