ANUPAM KHER

  • Would like to play iconic role of Mogambo: Anupam Kher December 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Anupam Kher, who has played diverse roles in his over three-decade-long career, doesn't like stepping into someone else's shoes on-screen, but he would love to play iconic villain Mogambo, if given a chance. The actor is not new to negative roles - in the beginning of his career he...
  • Kajol: 'DDLJ' will never lose its relevance; the idea of not compromising on love makes it so popular even today December 12, 2014

    There is no denying the fact that romantic longing and eternal love stories have provided Bollywood with its most idealistic films. And one film which the fans continue to watch multiple times is Aditya Chopra's directorial venture 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayengey'. It may have been released 19 years ago, but...
  • The DDLJ sequence quiz: Can you put these 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' stills in order? December 10, 2014

    You might have lost count of the number of times you've watched Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge, but you would like to believe that you know this landmark romance from 1995 by heart and possess the ability to narrate the entire movie scene by scene.Now that the SRK-Kajol-starrer is completing an...
  • 'Baby' trailer: It clearly puts forth the premise and mood of the film December 6, 2014

    Rarely do we get to see trailers in Hindi cinema that raise the bar along with the curiosity for the film. Going by that yardstick alone director Neeraj Pandey's 'Baby' reveals nothing, but says everything about the film that looks slick and intriguing. The trailer begins with a grand aerial...
  • Akshay Kumar packs a powerful punch in the first trailer of Neeraj Pandey's 'Baby' December 4, 2014

    Akshay Kumar plays the honest, patriotic Intelligence officer in filmmaker Neeraj Pandey's new film 'Baby'. The film is based on terrorism and also features Rana Duggabati, Tapsee Pannu, Anupam Kher and Kay Kay Menon. The first trailer of the film was recently released online. It is scheduled to release in...
  • Snapshot: The cast of 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' reunite on the sets of 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' December 2, 2014

    This one is surely going to be a special epsiode. The cast of epic romance 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' reunited on the sets of 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' recently to celebrate 1000 weeks of the film. Of those who were present were the lead pair, Kajol and Shah Rukh Khan...
  • Anupam Kher, Arbaaz Khan, Vikram Prabhu: Film fraternity mourns Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes' death November 27, 2014

    25-year-old Australia cricketer Phillip Hughes died at Sydney's St. Vincent's Hospital on Wednesday after failing to recover from a blow on the head he suffered while batting in a Sheffield Shield match three days ago. ...
  • IFFI 2014: Zhang Ziyi shares Anupam Kher's opinion about 'The Grandmaster', hails Wong Kar Wai for his unique style November 26, 2014

    Panaji: Chinese actress Zhang Ziyi may have visited India for the first time to attend 45th International Film Festival of India, but she isn't unaware of Bollywood projects. From the recent Bollywood film she watched to other projects that have garnered huge popularity back home, she tells us all. Happy...
  • IFFI 2014: Boredom, lack of will power stop one from being unique, says Anupam Kher November 25, 2014

    Panaji: While everybody knows that being an actor calls for determination, passion and dedication, only a few can understand the difference between an actor being respected and popular. During his masterclass at the 45th International Film Festival of India, Anupam Kher explained why there is no single, determined route to...
  • IFFI 2014: Anupam Kher hails superstar Rajinikanth for his humility November 22, 2014

    Panaji: Despite fame and fortune, superstar Rajinikanth believes in staying grounded and leading a humble life. Rajinikanth's interviews and public appearances might be few, but his words have always been priceless for his fans. So even though the emotional Rajinikanth made a short speech on being conferred Centenary Award for...
  • India needs to work on its infrastructure and subsidies to attract international filmmakers: Anupam Kher November 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Anupam Kher, who has been applauded for his crossover projects like "You Will Meet A Tall Dark Stranger" and "Silver Linings Playbook", says India is not being sold as a shooting destination. "I think we are not selling India as a shooting destination. Foreigners are coming to India...
  • 'The Shaukeens': 5 things that work for this otherwise average film November 10, 2014

    Not that Akshay Kumar's tongue-in-cheek humour does not amuse me anymore, but this time he wasn't the reason why I watched 'The Shaukeens'; the reason was, in fact, Lisa Haydon. She may not have a hold as a mainstream heroine in the Hindi film industry yet, but her striking performance...
  • Anupam Kher extends birthday greetings to LK Advani on Twitter November 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Anupam Kher Saturday wished L.K. Advani on his 87th birthday, by personally calling the senior BJP leader. The veteran took to social networking site Twitter to share the delight of talking to the leader and wish him once again. "Happy Birthday Advani Ji. It was a pleasure to wish...
  • 'The Shaukeens' review: A film not worth the price of a ticket November 7, 2014

    Cast: Akshay Kumar, Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor, Piyush Mishra and Lisa Haydon Director: Abhishek Sharma 'The Shaukeens', directed by Tere Bin Laden's Abhishek Sharma and written by Tigmanshu Dhulia, is really two films for the price of one. But sadly neither is worth the price of a ticket. You have the part based...
  • 'Jisko kuch nahi aata woh actor hi banta hai', 'Bangkok ayaashi ki rajdhani hai': 20 dialogues from 'The Shaukeens' that are bound to make you laugh November 7, 2014

    The original 'Shaukeens' featuring AK Hangal, Utpal Dutt and Ashok Kumar is till considered a cult classic. While we have our reservations with the film's remake 'The Shaukeens'- the actors Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor, Piyush Mishra along Lisa Haydon and Akshay Kumar manage to bring in some laughs. The dialogues...
  • I have not yet reached 'interval' stage of my career: Anupam Kher November 6, 2014

    Indore: He may have spent nearly three decades in the Hindi film industry and done some memorable roles, but Bollywood veteran Anupam Kher thinks he has not yet reached even the "interval" stage of his career. "I have to continue for the next 30 years. I have not yet reached the...
  • Shooting with Anupam Kher? It isn't tough: Akshay Kumar November 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar has worked with Anupam Kher in various films like "Heyy Babyy" and "Special 26" and the action star says he enjoys shooting with the latter. The duo first shared screen space in the 1992 film "Deedar". Then they went on to work together in the 1990s in...
  • Producer Sameer Karnik hasn't cleared my dues; I made police complaint, but nothing has happened: Anupam Kher October 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Anupam Kher Wednesday accused producer Samir Karnik of not paying him the dues for working in the latter's project "Chaar Din Ki Chandni", which released two years ago. "Producer Sameer Karnik hasn't cleared my dues even after 2 yrs. Made police complaint about bounced cheques 1yr back. NOTHING has...
  • Photos: Salman Khan poses with fans, rides a bike, plays cricket on the sets of 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo' October 21, 2014

    When the cameras aren't rolling, star Salman Khan does just about everything to enjoy his break time. From riding his bike, to playing his favourite sport cricket and posing with fans with quick photos, Salman Khan has been spotted doing it all on 'Prem Ratan Dhan Payo'. Directed by Sooraj...
  • 'Hum Hain.. Umeed-e-Kashmir' concert: Aamir Khan, Anupam Kher, Farhan Akhtar come together to offer relief to Kashmir flood victims October 19, 2014

    Many suffered property losses from deadly flooding in Kashmir. Many lost their family members. And many starved for days. In an attempt to offer monetary assistance to the flood victims in Kashmir, Bollywood stars flew down to Delhi for Hum Hain.. Umeed-e-Kashmir charity concert. Aamir Khan who donated Rs 25...
  • Maharashtra Assembly Election 2014: Farhan Akhtar can't predict, Anupam Kher hopes for a government that pitches for infrastructure development October 19, 2014

    It will take just a few hours for the verdict of assembly polls in Maharashtra and Haryana to be out. Even though BJP hasn't performed perfectly in by-elections across India, pollsters feel the results of assembly elections might go in its favour, courtesy Narendra Modi's impact. While the counting is...
  • Anupam Kher: Films like 'Ekkees Topon Ki Salaami' should make money so that filmmakers get courage to make more such movies October 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Anupam Kher is glad that his latest film "Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami" has received a positive word-of-mouth, as he feels that the success of such movies will give filmmakers the courage to make powerful cinema. "So happy that #EkkeesToponKiSalaami has got amazing reviews. Let's us hope it gets...
  • 'Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami' review: Well-intentioned message movie about the value of honesty October 10, 2014

    Director: Ravindra Gautam Cast: Anupam Kher, Neha Dhupia Buried beneath the farcical humor, melodramatic performances and manipulative tear-jerking in Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami is a well-intentioned message movie about the value of honesty. The film is positioned as a satire about politics and corruption, and Rahil Qazi's script makes veiled references to...
  • 'Ekkees Toppon Ki Salaami' tweet review: A bit exaggerated, it still manages to bring a smile on your face October 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Should a common man get a 21 gun salute when he dies? Director Ravindra Gautam narrates such a tale of a patriarch who wants a 21 gun salute after his death. The film is a satire and explores the struggle that a common man goes through in his...
  • 'Balwinder Singh Famous Ho Gaya' Review: Endless cliches, gross-out humour, weak plot; don't waste your time September 28, 2014

    Cast: Mika Singh, Shaan, Anupam Kher, Rajpal Yadav, Vindu Dara Singh Director: Sunil Agnihotri Running time: 2 hours 17 minutes Rating: 1/5 It takes tremendous patience and special admiration for singers Mika Singh and Shaan to watch their Bollywood debut 'Balwinder Singh Famous Ho Gaya'. This alleged comedy features Mika and Shaan as lead...
  • Akshay Kumar unveils 'The Shaukeens' trailer featuring Anupam Kher, Annu Kapoor and Piyush Mishra September 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor-producer Akshay Kumar Saturday unveiled the trailer of "The Shaukeens" in the presence of the film's entire starcast. "I am playing myself in the film and the only thing that was added in my character was that I was shown as an alcoholic in the movie which is different from...