ASHOK AMRITRAJ

  • Robert De Niro is in my wish list, says Jean-Claude Van Damme September 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Decades back, during the 80s, which was also referred to as the golden period of action cinema, only those with a sturdy build dominated the big screen. Even though the likes of Arnold Schwarzenegger and Sylvester Stallone had carved out a niche for themselves in the mainstream cinema...
  • Watch: Jean Claude Van Damme talks about his Hollywood journey September 14, 2013

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, actor Jean Claude Van Damme tells how difficult it was for him to make a place in Hollywood as he did not know English. His first movie was 'Bloodsport'. Even two of the Bollywood stars were inspired by him. ...
  • It's time to make a Hindi film now: Ashok Amritraj November 29, 2012

    Panaji: Having produced over a 100 Hollywood films but only one Indian project in his career spanning three decades, Indian American filmmaker Ashok Amritraj feels it is high time he takes up another Hindi film. Amritraj's only production in his native country was 1998 Tamil romantic drama 'Jeans', starring Aishwarya Rai,...
  • Cheap and bad 3D films are dangerous: Amritraj February 18, 2012

    New Delhi: For Indian films to break out internationally, what was needed were original stories with an Indian feel that Western viewers can connect, says Hollywood producer Ashok Amritraj. "For me it's all about stories and starting stories. The question is what the ideas are?" Amritraj, who is bringing his 3D...
  • Ashok Amritraj is back with 'Ghost Rider' February 16, 2012

    Ashok Amritrajs Ghost Rider sequel to the comic book adaptation will hits the screens this Friday. ...
  • Here's a Gateway to fame for wannabe filmmakers January 23, 2008

    Mumbai: Eighteen aspiring filmmakers will compete for Gateway a contest that will award the winner an internship and a film for producers Hyde Park Entertainment. At the helm is Ashok Amritaj and supporting him in this endeavour is Subhash Ghai. "I have always told Ashok why don't you use Indian...
  • Ashok Amritraj throws a line to India, shoots film November 24, 2007

    Mumbai: Ashok Amritraj, one of the most recognizable Indian names in Hollywood, is currently busy his new film The Other End Of the Line. Produced by his banner Hyde Park along with MGM Hollywood, the film stars Jesse Metcalfe of Desperate Housewives fame, Shriya Saran, Tara Sharma and Anupam Kher. In...