AMRITA RAO

  • Would love to judge a cookery show on TV: Pooja Bhatt November 24, 2014

    New Delhi: She calls herself a foodie and loves to cook for her loved ones in her free time. Actress-filmmaker Pooja Bhatt says she'd love to judge a cookery show on the small screen as long as the quality of cookery shows improves in the country. She believes filming of food...
  • Amrita Rao discusses gender equality in Bollywood on 'Simply Baatein with Raveena' November 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Amrita Rao will be seen discussing the issue of gender equality on TV show "Simply Baatein with Raveena". The actress, who was recently seen in films like "Jolly LLB" and "Satyagraha", highlighted her views on gender equality in Bollywood on the show, which addresses issues related to...
  • 'Ishq Vishk' sequel: Ken Ghosh is busy developing the script, says producer Kumar Taurani October 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Film producer Kumar Taurani of Tips Industries Ltd. says the sequel to "Ishq Vishk" is underway, but is tight-lipped about the details. According to reports, Ramesh Taurani has said the movie's script is almost finalised. The reports also say that the the sequel will be directed by Ken Ghosh, who...
  • Snapshot: Shahid Kapoor and Ken Ghosh become nostalgic as 'Ishq Vishk' turns 11 May 10, 2014

    Mumbai: It's been eleven years since Shahid Kapoor's debut film 'Ishq Vishk' hit the screens. Yet, the actor who has given hits like 'R... Rajkumar', 'Kaminey' and 'Vivah', says he still feels like he's new in BTown.Shahid, who was a backup dancer before his career as an actor started, got...
  • My sister Amrita Rao watches all the episodes of 'Beintehaa': Preetika Rao May 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Preetika Rao, better known as Aaliya from TV soap 'Beintehaa', said that her elder sister and 'Vivah' star Amrita is a keen follower of her debut show. "Amrita feels that TV today is a big platform and she feels proud when people talk to her about me. She...
  • B-Town takes to Twitter to congratulate National Awards winners April 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The B-Town fraternity took to Twitter to congratulate the teams of "Shahid", "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag" and "Jolly LLB", which were named in various categories at the 61st National Film Awards Wednesday. Here's what the stars tweeted: Mahesh Bhatt: Hansal Mehta (best director) and Rajkummar Rao (best actor) get the National...
  • Snapshot: Meet Preetika, Amrita Rao's columnistactress sister December 27, 2013

    Preetika Rao, Amrita Rao's younger sister is making her TV debut in a new show called 'Beintehaa' which will be aired on Colors. The actress is already a known face in southern film industry having worked in few films there as the leading lady. Rao is also a columnist and...
  • Open letter to Sunny Deol: I am your biggest fan November 26, 2013

    Dear Sunny Paaji, It was just last month that I watched cult classic 'Gadar Ek Prem Katha' for the 50th time. I know it might sound a bit exaggerated to those who aren't aware of the power you infuse in your...
  • Star power sometimes overshadows movie content: Anil Sharma November 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Anil Sharma feels that stars set the cash registers ringing at the box office but sometimes a film's content gets eclipsed by them. "Star power does exist, stars can pull the audience to theatres. One of the reasons for the film to do well commercially is the star......
  • Watch: Sunny Deol in conversation with Rajeev Masand November 22, 2013

    Bollywood actor Sunny Deol shares his experience in 'Singh Sahab the Great' which was released on Friday. The movie is directed by Anil Sharma. The film features Sunny Deol, Amrita Rao, Urvashi Rautela and Prakash Raj as main characters. ...
  • 'Singh Saab The Great' Tweet Review November 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Having spent three decades in Bollywood, actor Sunny Deol sure knows the pulse of the masses. Besides knowing his craft well, the actor is fully aware of the viewers' preferences and the type of films which gets several takers. Back with a bang with 'Singh Saab The Great', the...
  • 'Singh Saab The Great' is my contribution to the society: Anil Sharma November 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Anil Sharma, who has yet again united with Sunny Deol after the success of 'GaddarEk Prem Katha', calls his upcoming film 'Singh Saab The Great' a contribution to the society and the country. Anil says that the idea of making a social drama like 'Singh Saab The Great'...
  • Urvashi Rautela: I want Sunny Deol to be the hero of my last film November 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Modelturnedactress Urvashi Rautela, who is may making her Bollywood debut with Anil Sharma's 'Singh Saab The Great' is in awe of costar Sunny Deol. In one of her recent interviews, Urvashi referred to the experience of working with Sunny Deol as "surreal". "Since childhood I have been a...
  • Amrita Rao's sister to debut on small screen November 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Amrita Rao's younger sister Preetika has been finalised to play the main lead in fiction show 'Beintehaa' on Colors. A passionate love story, 'Beintehaa' will be produced by Farhan Salruddin's Fortune Productions and it marks Preetika's TV debut. Before becoming an actress, Preetika was a film journalist. She made...
  • Sunny Deol doesn't believe in over the top promotions October 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Contrary to the current Bollywood trend of boisterous marketing, actor Sunny Deol says though he does not like overthetop promotions to sell his films he won't mind doing it if necessary. Sunny will be back on screen in an action avatar with 'Singh Saheb The Great' with powerpacked dialogues. "Today, everything...
  • Film promotions have become very weird now, says Sunny Deol October 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sunny Deol, who believes in his work in a film and not in promotions, says the trailer of the film is the biggest promotion. "Promotions have become very important these days. I have done promotions before but I got tired. The trailer of the film is the biggest promotion......
  • Amrita Rao admires watching Sunny Deol's action scenes September 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Amrita Rao says she feels lucky to watch Sunny Deol doing stunts on sets. The 32-year-old actress will be seen opposite Sunny in upcoming film 'Singh Saab the Great', where she plays a reporter. "It is bonus to see him doing action....I used to look at his muscles to...
  • Post 'Satyagraha', Amrita Rao looking for challenging roles September 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Amrita Rao, who is happy with the success of her latest film 'Satyagraha', says she wants to choose better and challenging films now. Earlier, Amrita played the girl-next-door in films like 'Ishq Vishq' and 'Main Hoon Na'. She essayed the role of a school teacher in Prakash Jha's recent...
  • 'Satyagraha' team to engage youngsters in a discussion September 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Prakash Jha and the cast of his latest release 'Satyagraha' have been invited to take part in a discussion with college students in Pune. The filmmaker hopes to get the pulse of the youth on the country's current state. Jha, along with Arjun Rampal and Ajay Devgn, will visit Symbiosis...
  • Watch: Government must make effort to prove it's 'Incredible India', says Kareena August 29, 2013

    Prakash Jha multistarrer film 'Satyagraha' will release this week. The entire team of the film visited CNN-IBN's studio as part of their publicity drive. Besides their film, actresses Kareena Kapoor and Amrita Rao also spoke on the recent gangrape in Mumbai. ...
  • Age is an issue of mind over matter: Arjun Rampal August 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Rampal, who is fit and fabulous at 40, feels that age is just a number. "Age doesn't mean anything. Its all in your head. Men get sexier with age. They also get wiser and get experienced. As long as you don't go through mid-life crisis where you...
  • Road to Satyagraha: Watch the star cast share their experiences August 28, 2013

    Directed by Prakash Jha, 'Satyagraha' has an multi faceted star cast including Ajay Devgn, Amitabh Bachchan, Manoj Bajpayee, Arjun Rampal, Kareena Kapoor, Amrita Rao. The movie will release on August 30. ...
  • 'Satyagraha' book launched, tells behind-the-scenes tales August 28, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Satyagraha: The Story Behind the Revolution', a book tracing the months of hard work, fun on the sets, costume crises, art direction accidents and how a team of people came together to tell a story of a revolution, was launched here Tuesday evening by the eclectic and talented...
  • Any common man would identify with 'Satyagraha': Amrita Rao August 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Amrita Rao might have played girl-next-door on screen in films like 'Ishq Vishq', 'Main Hoon Na' but the actress is now ready to take a leap in her career by playing a strong and layered character in Prakash Jha's 'Satyagraha'. The political drama will see Amrita Rao play...
  • Satyagraha: Big B talks about revolution August 21, 2013

    Directed by Prakash Jha , 'Satyagraha' stars Amitabh Bachchan, Ajay Devgn, Kareena Kapoor, Arjun Rampal, Manoj Bajpai, Amrita Rao and Vipin Sharma in the lead roles. The film is set to be released on August 23. ...
  • 'Satyagraha' brought the actress out in me: Amrita Rao August 19, 2013

    New Delhi: After playing docile roles in 'Ishq Vishk', 'Vivah' and 'Welcome to Sajjanpur', actress Amrita Rao is gearing up to show her rebellious streak in Prakash Jha's 'Satyagraha'. Though, the 32yearold actress is happy about her previous roles, Amrita says she is particularly "proud" of her performance in the upcoming...
  • My journey so far has been satisfying: Amrita Rao August 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Amrita Rao is satisfied that she has got the chance to work under some big banner films without having any "filmy" backgorund. "Being from a nonfilmy family, I have done all good films and all Aplus category directors came my way. I am thankful to have been a part...
  • Prakash Jha gets extra cautious about Amitabh Bachchanstarrer 'Satyagraha' July 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Prakash Jha doesn't want to take any chances with his forthcoming film 'Satyagraha', so he has moved all the postproduction work for the movie into his own office. If sources are to be believed, Jha has moved the dubbing and editing on his upcoming film 'Satyagraha' into the closed...