Anil Kapoor

  • Sonam Kapoor: Don't want my father to be known by my name 31-03-2014 11:21 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Sonam Kapoor says her father, noted actor Anil Kapoor, is proud of her achievements but wants her to do better work and has even expressed his desire to direct her. "He thinks I need to work harder and do better work. He is proud of me, but he...
  • 'Delhi Belly' director Abhinay Deo ready with two more scripts 27-03-2014 09:29 AM

    Mumbai: Director Abhinay Deo of 'Delhi Belly' fame is ready with scripts for two comedy films, one of which is slated to go on floors later this year. However, none of them is an adult comedy. The filmmaker made his debut with box-office dud 'Game' but made up with 'Delhi...
  • Anil Kapoor tempted to focus on '24' season 2; Rishi Kapoor and Jeetendra likely to join the cast 15-03-2014 01:44 PM

    Mumbai: Anil Kapoor has several film offers coming his way but is tempted to set the ball rolling for the second season of his game-changing TV series '24'. Confirming his full-throttle plans for the show's season two, Kapoor said: "My entire team is into pre-production. Only my own dates need...
  • Shiney Ahuja to make a come back with 'Welcome Back' 08-03-2014 12:15 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Shiney Ahuja, who faded into obscurity after he was accused of rape by his former domestic help, will now be seen in Anees Bazmi's 'Welcome Back'. Confirming the news, Shiney told IANS: "Yes, I am a part of 'Welcome Back'. I got a call from Anees sir's casting...
  • 'Battle For Bittora' will make a fantastic film: Anil Kapoor 03-03-2014 02:21 PM

    Mumbai: Actor-producer Anil Kapoor, who has bought the movie rights of author Anuja Chauhan's novel 'Battle For Bittora', is very excited about the project and says it will make for a fantastic film. "The way I got excited for my '24' project (Indian adaptation of American TV series of like...
  • Dad said bikini scene will get 'Bewakoofiyan' a good opening: Sonam Kapoor 01-03-2014 12:50 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Sonam Kapoor's daring bikini shot in 'Bewakoofiyaan' may have raised some eyebrows, but her father Anil Kapoor was unfazed. In fact, he said it would get the film a "good opening". "He knew about that (the bikini shot)! My dad is an artist and he is very open-minded...actually...
  • US now aware of Indian cinema, its reach: Anil Kapoor 16-02-2014 10:05 AM

    Tampa Bay: The fact that the US has opened its doors to host the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards is testimony to the growing awareness about Indian cinema in that side of the world, says veteran actor Anil Kapoor, who has wide experience of both Bollywood and...
  • US now aware of Indian cinema, its reach: Anil Kapoor 15-02-2014 03:41 PM

    Tampa Bay: The fact that the US has opened its doors to host the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards is testimony to the growing awareness about Indian cinema in that side of the world, says veteran actor Anil Kapoor, who has wide experience of both Bollywood and...
  • Dubbing in Hindi? Enjoyed a lot, says Nargis Fakhri 14-02-2014 08:32 AM

    Model-turned-actress Nargis Fakhri, who is not so fluent in Hindi, got to dub for David Dhawan's forthcoming Bollywood movie 'Main Tera Hero' and she enjoyed doing it. "I am through with the dubbing. I dubbed in Hindi for the first time. It was awesome and scary. I did enjoy and...
  • Gulaab Gang: Madhuri Dixit's third innings starts with an aggressive stance 10-01-2014 12:41 PM

    New Delhi: A couple of months ago, I got the chance to watch 'Abodh', Madhuri Dixit's debut film. The quintessential Madhuri spunk was there, and to be very honest it didn't look like her first film. Though her childlike face was full of curiosity, but the love for the camera...
  • Anil Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra to tour US to promote IIFA 09-01-2014 12:01 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood's 'jhakaas' star Anil Kapoor and 'desi girl' Priyanka Chopra will set out on a three-day tour to Los Angeles, Tampa Bay and New York, starting Jan 13, with the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) management to create a buzz about the 15th edition of the awards extravaganza. This...
  • Want to bring something worthy, a new content on TV: Mahesh Bhatt 27-12-2013 11:49 AM

    Mumbai: With movie industry bigwigs like Anil Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan and Anurag Kashyap foraying into television, filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt is set to enter the medium again with a show. In the 90s, Bhatt had made an English TV show 'A Mouthful of Sky'and popular serial 'Swabhimaan'. He also directed another...
  • Missed '24' on TV? Don't worry, here is its DVD 25-12-2013 03:22 PM

    New Delhi: If all goes as planned, Anil Kapoor-starrer gripping and thrilling TV drama '24', which recently came to an end, will be released in a DVD version packed with all of its 24 episodes. A well-placed source told IANS: "We are exploring the idea (of coming up with a...
  • I am forever 24: Anil Kapoor on 57th birthday 24-12-2013 10:56 AM

    Mumbai: For actor Anil Kapoor, who will turn 57 Tuesday, 2013 has been a fabulous year. And the 'ever-grin' Bollywood actor-star's smile just got bigger and brighter during the year, mainly because of his successful TV show '24'. "The number 24 has proved lucky for me. My serial '24', which...
  • Will start preparation for '24' Season 2 from January: Anil Kapoor 23-12-2013 06:07 PM

    Mumbai: High on the success of his debut television venture '24', a political thriller that ended last weekend, its producer and lead actor Anil Kapoor says that they will embark on the second season from January next year. He promises that the next part will be even better. Looking back...
  • I am most proud of '24' in my 19 years in entertainment: Mandira Bedi 22-12-2013 01:00 PM

    New Delhi: Actress Mandira Bedi, who once played Shanti, says Anil Kapoor's '24' is one fiction show that she is proud to be associated with. "'24' India -the fiction show I am most proud of in my 19 years in entertainment! Finale weekend," she tweeted Friday. The actress, who was...
  • Anil Kapoor's '24' to be filmed in 'cinema-friendly' Dubai 17-12-2013 03:31 PM

    Dubai: Parts of the second season of TV show '24' is set to be filmed here in Dubai, Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor, one of the show's producer, said. The Indian remake of the American TV show consists of a day in the life of the special agent as he strives...
  • Anil Kapoor to co-produce 'Khubsoorat' remake with Disney India 09-12-2013 06:08 PM

    New Delhi: Anil Kapoor and his daughter Rhea have joined hands with Walt Disney Studios to co-produce 'Khoobsurat', a remake of the 1980 Rekha starrer "Khubsoorat". Sonam Kapoor will be seen playing the happy-go-lucky girl, essayed by Rekha with elan in the earlier Hrishikesh Mukherjee directed family entertainer. Her character...
  • Really Tough Movie Quiz (December 6)

    In Mr India, Arun (Anil Kapoor) visits a newspaper office to place an advertisement seeking a tenant for an empty room in his house. Seema...
  • Anil Kapoor's '24' success bash is his most memorable party ever 02-12-2013 05:10 PM

    Mumbai: Actor-producer Anil Kapoor threw up success party for his TV serial '24' and urged his entire team to let their hair down. He calls it one of the best parties of his life. '24', an adaptation of the hit American TV series of the same name, went on air...
  • Liking Anil Kapoor's '24'? Second season to start soon 02-12-2013 11:49 AM

    Mumbai: After completing the shoot of the first season of TV series '24,' Anil Kapoor is set to soon start with the second season. The aim is to create a better product, says the actor-producer. "The second season will start very soon. We will work even harder and will try...
  • Bharat Ratna to Sachin is a great send off: Anil Kapoor 18-11-2013 02:32 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Anil Kapoor has lauded the government's decision to confer master blaster Sachin Tendulkar with Bharat Ratna, the country's highest civilian honour, and says it is a great send-off. "I was very happy when I came to know that Sachin (Tendulkar) has been honoured with Bharat Ratna. I think...
  • Politicians, celebrities flout norms, name relatives for Padma awards 09-11-2013 10:27 PM

    An RTI query has revealed that Padma awards recommendations are not always done on the basis of merit with politicians and celebrities flouting norms to often pitch for their friends and relatives. The RTI revealed that Sarod maestro Amjad Ali Khan has recommended both his sons Ayaan and Amaan for...
  • Rahul Khanna: '24' is a game changer for Indian TV industry 01-11-2013 03:52 PM

    New Delhi: Be it the stylized sequences or gripping storyline, '24' is a "game changer" for Indian television, says Rahul Khanna and adds that it's his privilege to join the impressive cast of the popular show. Desi version of American thriller series '24', it comes on Colors on Friday and...