AURANGZEB

  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Prithviraj voted best actor in a supporting role for 'Aurangzeb' April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: They might not be the central focus of the film, but actors who play the supporting roles in films provide a backbone to the story. Most of the time, the lead characters hog the limelight but these actors still manage to turn heads with their striking, 'hatke' performances. And...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Supriya Pathak voted best actress in a supporting role, Aamir Khan best actor in a negative role April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Aamir Khan and Deepika Padukone topped an IBNLive cinema poll to be crowned the Best Actor and Actress of last year, clearly indicating that the veteran actors continue to be Bollywood trusted, main draw despite a host of talented new stars redefining cinema each day. In response to an...
  • 'D Day to 'David': 10 films which deserved more appreciation at the box office December 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Episodic film 'David' or heartwrenching motherdaughter drama 'Mai' or rare medical thriller 'Ankur Arora Murder Case' are some of the cinematically superlative films, but they failed to click at the box office. Here is a list of 10 such films that deserved better viewership and appreciation than what they got: David:...
  • Swara Bhaskar to play an idealistic wife in 'Sabki Bajegi Band' July 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Swara Bhaskar is on a roll since her brilliant performance in hit movie 'Raanjhanaa' and with three films two comedies and a horror in her kitty. "I have a film titled 'Sabki Bajegi Band', which is a comedy. Then there is Abbas Tyrewala's 'Mango', which is also a...
  • 'Happy New Year' is a special film with situational comedy: Prithviraj June 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Southern superstar Prithviraj Sukumaran, who is on cloud nine after receiving a positive response to his performance in 'Aurangzeb', is now set to try his hand at comedy with 'Happy New Year'. He says he excited about the project. "I am in a happy state right now as my performance...
  • Grateful to audience for accepting Sasheh: Salma Aagha May 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Pakistani singeractress Salma Aagha is happy that the audiences have accepted her daughter Sasheh Aagha, who made her Bollywood debut with Yash Raj Films' 'Aurangzeb'. "I appreciated Sasheh (and her work) in the film. Although in the film, her role was not much lengthy, but she was a solo lead...
  • Every actor dreams of taking doublerole challenge: Arjun Kapoor May 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor got an opportunity to play a doublerole in his only second film and the veritable newcomer says it is a challenge that any actor would love to take in his career. The 27yearold entered filmdom as a ruffian in 'Ishaqzaade' and in his second venture 'Aurangzeb' he...
  • Rishi Kapoor is a public property: Ranbir Kapoor May 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Ranbir Kapoor feels his father Rishi Kapoor is still energetic and excited about doing films. "Rishi Kapoor, apart from being my father, is a public property. He is amazing and my favourite actor. After having a career spanning 30 years it is like a new beginning as he is...
  • Aurangzeb's box office run May 22, 2013

    Arjun Kapoor's debut film Ishaqzaade was a bonafide hit and it worked as the perfect launch pad for the young actor. ...
  • 'Aurangzeb' collects Rs 12.86 crore in opening weekend May 20, 2013

    New Delhi: After the success of 'Ishaqzaade', Arjun Kapoor's second film 'Aurangzeb' is also minting money at the box office. Directed by Atul Sabharwal, the film has been able to collect Rs 12.86 crore in its opening weekend. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#Aurangzeb collected Rs 12.08 cr to 12.33...
  • Ranbir has taken a road less travelled: Rishi Kapoor May 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Rishi Kapoor admits that "films are our family business", is happy that his son Ranbir entered filmdom and praises him for taking an unconventional route to stardom without his help. Rishi told IANS: "I am very proud that my son is trying to keep the flag of the Kapoor's flying....
  • 5 reasons that make Rishi Kapoor the star of 'Aurangzeb' May 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Atul Sabharwal's 'Aurangzeb' has opened to mostly positive reviews. 'Aurangzeb' saw Arjun Kapoor playing a gangster and his performance is praiseworthy but one man who steals the show in the film is Rishi Kapoor. The veteran can still give the youngsters a run for money when it comes...
  • 'Aurangzeb' collects Rs 3.75 crore on opening day May 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Arjun Kapoorstarrer 'Aurangzeb' has drawn a decent response at the box office with an opening day collection of Rs.3.75 crore. The film, made on a budget of Rs.25 crore has managed good business in Delhi, Uttar Pradesh and East Punjab territory, said a statement. 'Aurangzeb', a film from Yash Raj...
  • I never want to repeat stuff, says Sasheh Agha May 18, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Sasheh Aagha says her mother, veteran actress Salma Aagha, is like a friend to her, and that she often guides her in career decisions. "She is very supportive. She always guides me. She is like a friend in my life...She has always been there for me...(and she is)...
  • I don't want to do standard father's role: Rishi Kapoor May 17, 2013

    Mumbai: The popular chocolate hero of the 1980s, Rishi Kapoor says he is "a competent actor" and would like to try out character roles and that he doesn't want to be typecast as a typical onscreen dad. He wowed everyone when he donned the garb of ruthless underworld lord Rauf Lala...
  • Friday releases: 'Aurangzeb', The Great Gatsby' hit the screens May 17, 2013

    Actor Arjun Kapoor's second movie 'Aurangzeb', where he plays a double role, released on Friday. The film also stars Rishi Kapoor and southern star Prithviraj. Another movie which hits the screens on Friday is 'The Great Gatsby'. It is a 3D adaptation of F Scott Fitzgerald's novel of the same...
  • 'Aurangzeb' Tweet Review: First day, first show May 17, 2013

    New Delhi: After a satisfactory performance in 'Ishaqzaade', Arjun Kapoor is returning to silver screens with another crime saga 'Aurangzeb'. Directed by Atul Sabharwal, the film also features Sasheh Agha, Prithviraj Sukumaran, Rishi Kapoor, Jackie Shroff and Amrita Singh. 'Aurangzeb' revolves around a family which is infamous for their involvement in...
  • Friday Release 'Aurangzeb': The man who wants too much May 16, 2013

    New Delhi: After the success of 'Ishaqzaade', Arjun Kapoor is returning to the big screens with director Atul Sabharwal's 'Aurangzeb'. He is playing the characters of Ajay and Vishal in the film, while Sasheh Agha will be seen as the female lead. Prithviraj, Rishi Kapoor, Amrita Singh and Jackie Shroff...
  • Can now afford to slow down my career in south: Prithviraj May 16, 2013

    New Delhi: After starring in more than 80 films in Malayalam, Tamil and Telegu in his 11 year long career, actorproducer Prithviraj Sukumaran feels he is now ina comfortable phase to take it easy in south. The 30yearold actor, who made his Bollywood debut last year with 'Aiyyaa' opposite Rani Mukerji,...
  • Sasheh Aagha never felt helpless during the MMS scandal May 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Pakistani actress Sasheh Aagha, making her Bollywood debut with 'Aurangzeb', was involved in an MMS scandal, but says it was not a difficult phase. In 2011 an MMS showing Sasheh with Bollywood actor Ruslaan Mumtaz went viral, but the actress says her name got falsely implicated. "It was not difficult at...
  • Was uncomfortable working with Prithviraj: Rishi Kapoor May 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Noted actor Rishi Kapoor says he felt uncomfortable calling his costar Prithviraj Sukumaran by his first name because it is the name of his grandfather, the yesteryear thespian Prithviraj Kapoor. "I was uncomfortable working with Prithviraj for the first two days as it was...
  • Arjun Kapoor: Don't want to get trapped in stereotypes May 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Arjun Kapoor does not want to be stereotyped and he is looking forward to playing different roles. "Action has been a part of my films and I hope people are liking it. I don't want to confine (myself) to do one thing. I want to do good...
  • Arjun Kapoor has the aura of a star like Big B: 'Aurangzeb' director May 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Debutante director Atul Sabharwal is so impressed with his 'Aurangzeb' actor Arjun Kapoor that he has already planned a second movie with him. "He (Arjun) is my favourite actor. I find a rare quality in him... I feel he has a face that has a character and has the...
  • 'Aurangzeb' Music Review: Hear it for its interesting songs May 5, 2013

    Music Directors: Amartya Rahut and Vipin Mishra Singers: Sasheh Agha, Ram Sampath, Keerthi Sagathia, K. Mohan, Marianne D'Cruz Aiman, Vipin Mishra. The music album of director Atul Sabharwal's debut movie 'Aurangzeb', a crime thriller, has five tracks and its four musical versions. The compositions are interesting and centred around power, which is...
  • Arjun Kapoor expert in shooting lovemaking scenes May 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Arjun Kapoor, who did an intimate scene in his debut film 'Ishqzaade', also shot a lovemaking scene for his forthcoming thriller 'Aurangzeb' and seems to have mastered the art of doing them. Directed by Atul Sabharwal, 'Aurangzeb' is about land mafia and features Arjun along with Prithviraj and Sasha...
  • Southern actor Prithviraj to direct a Hindi movie April 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Southern superstar Prithviraj Sukumaran says he is all set to wield the megaphone for a Hindi film soon, but has no plans to produce. Gearing up for the release of his second Hindi movie 'Aurangzeb', after 'Aiyyaa', Prithviraj would like to go behind the camera. "Direction is definitely on the cards....
  • Prithviraj not banking on physicality with 'Aurangazeb' April 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Southern superstar Prithviraj Sukumaran, who debuted with 'Aiyyaa' in Bollywood, wants people to appreciate his acting skills in 'Aurangzeb', not his physical appearance, which was in focus in his first Hindi movie. "Unlike 'Aiyyaa', I am not banking on my physicality with 'Aurangazeb'. It's something else. More than people telling...
  • 'Aurangzeb': New actress Sasheh Agha turns singer for 'Barbaadiyaan' April 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Sasheh, daughter of Pakistani actress Salma Agha, is making her acting debut with 'Aurangzeb' and now she sings a song 'Barbaadiyaan' in the movie. "I have learned singing from my mom and I don't plan to give it up because I am very passionate about it," said the newcomer in...
  • 'Aurangzeb' not similar to 'Dabangg' or 'Rowdy Rathore': Prithviraj April 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Southern actor Prithviraj, who plays a policeman in 'Aurangzeb,' says the movie is different from commercial cop films like 'Dabangg' and 'Rowdy Rathore'. "It's really not that kind of a film in the first place, it's not a 'Dabangg' or 'Rowdy Rathore'. It's a very real film and the story...
  • Watch: Arjun Kapoor's gangster act in 'Aurangzeb' trailer April 3, 2013

    New Delhi: His debut was impressive. And Arjun Kapoor is back on the big screen with Yash Raj Films' gritty drama 'Aurangzeb'. The multistarrer film is based in Gurgaon and features South star Prithviraj, Rishi Kapoor, Jackie Shroff and Amrita Singh in pivotal roles along with Arjun Kapoor. The film...