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  • Did Censor Board ask makers of 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' to mute the word 'lesbian' from one of its scenes? 23 hours 43 minutes ago

    New Delhi: The Censor Board is in the middle of a brand new controversy. Just two weeks after it came out with a list of words that were to be banned from usage in films, news has it that the board had asked the makers of the recently released 'Dum...
  • 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' is a situation-based film, we all played rooted characters: Ayushmann Khurrana Yesterday

    Mumbai: Happy with the response to 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha', starring Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhumi Pedenekar, the makers are now releasing the romantic comedy internationally. Ayushmann, who plays the lead in the latest Yash Raj Films' (YRF) production, said since the film has picked up a good momentum in India, the...
  • Snapshot: Look how different 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' actress Bhumi Pednekar looks in real life 4 days ago

    Starring Ayushmann Khurrana and newcomer actress Bhumi Pednekar, the YRF film revolves around a mismatched couple who try to find love after their arranged marriage. ...
  • 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' review: It's a charming film that you really shouldn't miss 5 days ago

    Director: Sharat Kataria Cast: Ayushmann Khurrana, Sanjay Mishra, Bhumi Pednekar, Vidushi Mehra The title Dum Laga Ke Haisha has a nice ring to it. These words, commonly chanted when doing any kind of physically strenuous work, evoke an affectionate nostalgia for a time gone by a time before mobile phones took over...
  • 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' tweet review: Love comes in all sizes and this movie makes you believe in it 5 days ago

    YRF has been a launch pad for some of the most talented and versatile actors in the industry and has time and again come up with faces that have wowed us with their performances. And its newest find, Bhumi Pednekar, who is making her Bollywood debut opposite to Ayushmann Khurrana...
  • Got 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' idea from a sports poster, says director Sharat Katariya 6 days ago

    New Delhi: Director Sharat Katariya got the idea for his upcoming, '90s nostalgia-filled love story 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha', from a poster about unusual and weird sports. "I got the idea from a poster about unusual sports and one of them was wife-carrying competition. I thought it would be interesting if...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana: 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' is quirky, different 1 week ago

    Mumbai: Actor-singer Ayushmann Khurrana, who is gearing up for the release of his upcoming romantic comedy 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha', says the movie offers a unique flavour. "'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' is a quirky and different film. I'm playing a simpleton from Uttar Pradesh, lives in Haridwar, Rishikesh...is an uneducated person...
  • 'Roadies' launchpad: From Ayushmann Khurrana to Rannvijay Singha, the show has been great for many actors' careers February 22, 2015

    New Delhi: Roadies is not only about bikes, tasks, adventures or roads. In fact it is an incomparable journey that enables a person to come across his or her potential. In other words, it is just like a mirror that reflects who you are and what are you capable of....
  • 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' leading lady Bhumi Pednekar asked to keep a low profile before the release of the film February 18, 2015

    Mumbai: There's a lot that went behind bringing Bhumi Pednekar from behind the scenes of filmmaking on to the big screen with 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha'. But her journey will be kept under wraps until the film's release. In fact, the movie's production banner Yash Raj Films (YRF) has instructed Bhumi,...
  • Varun Dhawan, Ayushmann Khurrana, Mika charge up youth at VFest in Goa February 15, 2015

    Goa: Singer Mika Singh and actor Varun Dhawan rocked their young fans here at the VFest with their energetic performances. The fifth edition of the Channel V fest was brought to a sparkling start by Ayushmann Khurrana, who sang some of his famous hits Friday, and the euphoria was provided a...
  • Watch: The hilarious love story of Ayushmann Khurrana and newcomer Bhumi Pednekar in 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha' February 5, 2015

    Love comes in all shapes and sizes. Or so director Sharat Katariya says in his film 'Dum Laga Ke Haisha'. The film's first look was released on Thursday and features actor Ayushmann Khurrana along with newcomer Bhumi Pednekar. The film is primarily a love story based in Benaras and the...
  • After UP, Ayushmann Khurrana starrer 'Hawaizaada' gets tax-free status in MP February 3, 2015

    Bhopal: Madhya Pradesh government today declared a tax-free status for the Bollywood film 'Hawaizaada' which has been inspired by the life of Shivkar Talpade, a purported pioneer of aviation in India. "We have decided to declare the film tax-free," said Manoj Shrivastava, principal secretary, commercial taxes and culture. The film producers...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana: I wasn't the first choice for 'Vicky Donor'; Vivek Oberoi, Sharman Joshi were considered February 2, 2015

    New Delhi: Vivek Oberoi and Sharman Joshi were courted for 'Vicky Donor' before it landed with Ayushmann Khurrana, who was struggling for a Bollywood break at that time. Khurrana has penned his experiences as a struggler in 'Cracking the Code'. Co-written with wife Tahira Kashyap and published by Rupa Publications, the...
  • 'Hawaizaada' review: The film is jingoistic, melodramatic, naive, and often illogical January 30, 2015

    Director: Vibhu Puri Cast: Mithun Chakraborty, Jeffrey Goldberg, Ayushmann Khurrana There isn't much evidence in history books to support the claim that director Vibhu Puri makes in Hawaizaada - that it was a Maharashtrian mulga in 1895, and not the globally acknowledged aviation pioneers, the Wright Brothers, eight years later in 1903,...
  • Language used in 'Hawaizaada' is a blend of Marathi, Hindi and Urdu: Ayushmann Khurrana January 30, 2015

    Ayushmann Khurrana, who has impressed us with his past performances, predominantly as the quintessential North Indian guy, had to work extra hard to give a convincing performance as scientist Shivkar Bapuji Talpade in 'Hawaizaada'. Since Ayushmann plays a scientist who is believed to have built India's first unmanned airplane, he...
  • 'Hawaizaada' tweet review: With a slow pace and shaky ending, the film is painfully average January 30, 2015

    New Delhi: Did you know that there's a chance that the famous Wright brothers weren't the first humans to soar the skies? Revolving around the life of a scientist in the late 1800s, Ayushmann Khurrana's new film 'Hawaizaada' takes a look at this intriguing fable. Directed by Vibhu Puri, the film...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana: How to survive in the showbiz industry? Never take success to head and failure to heart; be sane January 29, 2015

    We loved actor Ayushmann Khurrana when we watched in 'Vicky Donor', a bit upset when when Nautanki Saala didn't get the cash registers ringing at the Box office, but super excited as he experiments with his role in in 'Hawaizaada'. For the uninitiated, Ayushmann, who has wowed us by...
  • 'Hawaizaada' declared tax free in Uttar Pradesh January 29, 2015

    Lucknow: The makers of upcoming Bollywood film 'Hawaizaada' have thanked the Uttar Pradesh government for deciding to exempt their movie from entertainment tax. 'Hawaizaada' has been directed by Vibhu Puri and stars Ayushmann Khurrana, Mithun Chakraborty and Pallavi Sharda in pivotal roles. The decision to make the film tax free was taken...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana: No proof that Shivkar Bapuji Talpade flew world's first unmanned aircraft January 28, 2015

    Kolkata: Bollywood actor Ayushmann Khurrana says they do not have any proof whether Shivkar Bapuji Talpade, on whom his next film 'Hawaizaada' is based on, flew the world's first unmanned aircraft. "We have no proof that he flew the first plane. We do not know if it was true or not...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana: Film industry is open to outsiders, they are getting a fair chance to prove themselves January 27, 2015

    Mumbai: He belongs to a non-film family, but actor Ayushmann Khurrana, who tasted success with his debut film "Vicky Donor", says the Hindi movie industry offers 'outsiders' like him a fair chance to prove their mettle. "The film industry has a lot of acceptance towards the outsiders. It's open to outsiders,...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana: I don't keep any crazy aspirations; I'm a very normal person with very simple lifestyle January 25, 2015

    Hyderabad: Bollywood actor-singer Ayushmann Khurrana says he is ready to do a Punjabi film provided the script is novel and out-of-the-box. "I am open to Punjabi films. That's because it's my language. And if there is a novel idea, out of the box concept, I will be open to it. It's...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana: If I get an out-of-the-box TV show to anchor, will do it January 20, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Ayushmann Khurrana says he's ready to go back to his roots -- the small screen -- but only for a non-fiction show which is "interesting". The 'Vicky Donor' actor, who has done his fair share of anchoring on the 'idiot box', told IANS: "I started my career on television....
  • Pallavi Sharda: I hope people like my part; appreciate my versatility in 'Hawaizaada' January 14, 2015

    Mumbai: After 'Besharam' failed to evoke a positive response, Pallavi Sharda is confident that her new movie 'Hawaizaada' will help her prove her worth as a versatile actress. In 'Hawaizaada', Pallavi stars as Ayushmann Khurrana's on screen love interest. And while she doesn't want to call 'Hawaizaada' a "new start", she feels...
  • He is very young at heart; very friendly on the sets: Ayushmann Khurrana on Mithun Chakraborty January 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Ayushmann Khurrana says he chose to star in 'Hawaizaada', an upcoming Bollywood biopic on scientist Shivkar Bapuji Talpade, as it was challenging to play a man from the past. Ayushmann, 30, learnt Marathi, went for a physical transformation to portray the Indian scientist, who is said to have made...
  • Actress Taapsee Pannu to visit Uttar Pradesh to research for her upcoming film 'Agra Ka Daabra' December 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Taapsee Pannu is planning to travel to Agra to do research work for her role in the upcoming movie "Agra Ka Daabra". She will be seen playing a young Muslim girl in the film, which also stars Ayushmann Khurrana. "I was recently chatting up with a friend to...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana: 'Hawaizaada' will change my image December 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Video jockey-turned-actor Ayushmann Khurrana feels his upcoming film 'Hawaizaada' will be an image change for him. 'Hawaaizaada' is based on the life of scientist Shivkar Bapuji Talpade, who is believed to have built India's first unmanned airplane. "After 'Vicky Donor', Vibhu Puri (director) offered me this amazing story of an...