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  • 'Hawaizaada' review: The film is jingoistic, melodramatic, naive, and often illogical Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 Yesterday

    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 2 days ago

    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 2 days ago

    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 3 days ago

    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 4 days ago

    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 6 days ago

    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...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana: I needed to break myself completely for my role in 'Hawaizaada' December 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Ayushmann Khurrana, known for playing North-Indian roles on-screen, will be seen as a Maharashtrian in upcoming biopic 'Hawaizaada' but he says the film is not a conscious effort on his part to change his image. The 30-year-old actor, who has been a part of romantic-comedies like 'Vicky Donor', 'Nautanki Saala'...
  • 'Hawaaizaada' trailer: Ayushmann Khurrana plays scientist Shivkar Bapuji Talpade who built the first ever flying machine December 24, 2014

    'Hawaaizaada', an upcoming Hindi period film directed by Vibhu Puri is the story of the first ever flying machine made by man. The film stars Ayushmann Khurrana, Mithun Chakraborty and Pallavi Sharda in lead roles. The film tells the story of an Indian scientist Shivkar Bapuji Talpade, who built a...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana to launch his band Ayushmann After School December 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor-singer Ayushmann Khurrana, who will soon launch his own band Ayushmann After School, says he will come out with a single after every three months. "I am launching my band Ayushmann After School very soon. Every three months, I will be coming out with a single," Ayushmann, who recently released...
  • Evelyn Sharma: People will always try and take advantage of a young girl December 6, 2014

    New Delhi: Evelyn Sharma, who played Lara Handa in 'Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani', will soon appear on the small screen for the second season of the travel show 'Life Mai Ek Baar'. We ask this Indo-German model-turned-actress about her journey from her home in Germany to Mumbai, the city of...
  • Bollywood star Ayushmann Khurrana says Indian Super League is historic October 30, 2014

    Actor Ayushmann Khurrana is happy with football's renaissance in India and says the young generation will make the game popular in the country. ...
  • Here's how Ayushmann Khurrana, Kalki Koechlin and Sushant Singh Rajput are spending their Diwali October 23, 2014

    Mumbai: It's family time for Bollywood celebrities like Ayushmann Khurrana, Kalki Koechlin and Sushant Singh Rajput this Diwali. Here's how they and other stars are celebrating the festival of lights Thursday: Sushant Singh Rajput: I am with my family in Delhi for Diwali. Spending time with my niece and nephew after a...
  • Watch: Ayushmann Khurrana pines for Huma Qureshi in his new song 'Mitti di khushboo' October 9, 2014

    Composed by Rochak Kohli, Ayushmann Khurrana's new Punjabi song features a fresh-faced Huma Qureshi as his long-lost love from India. Written by Rochak Kohli, Gurpreet Saini and Gautam Govind Sharma, the video for the T-Series song has been directed by Amit Roy. ...
  • It's a sweet song and the moment I heard it, I jumped: Huma Qureshi on Ayushmann Khurrana's new single September 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Actorsinger Ayushmann Khurrana will release his new single "Mitti di khushboo" Oct 7. Its video will feature actress Huma Qureshi, who says its sweetness drew her to it. "My single 'Mitti Di Khushboo' will be launched Oct 7 and it has Huma Qureshi in it. I am singing a lot...
  • Friendship day: Parineeti Chopra, Bipasha Basu, Ayushmann Khurrana talk about their best friends August 3, 2014

    Mumbai: On Friendship Day Sunday, Bollywood celebrities like Bipasha Basu, Parineeti Chopra and Ayushmann Khurrana talk about their best friends from the industry, school and family. Here's what Bollywood stars have to say about their friends: Tiger Shroff: My best friends are my parents. There's nothing I hide from them. I tell...
  • Snapshot: Spooky style? Ayushmann Khurrana grabs everyone's attention as he rehearses for awards function wearing a skeleton print hoodie July 27, 2014

    Ayushmann Khurrana had all eyes on him as he attended the technical rehearsals for an awards function wearing a skeleton print hoodie. The actor, who is popular for his quirky oneliners and witty remarks, isn't known to make a sartorial statement, but this fashion choice is something his fans won't...
  • Parineeti Chopra and Ayushmann Khurrana to mentor actors on TV reality show June 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Actors Parineeti Chopra and Ayushmann Khurrana will turn mentors to aspiring actors for an upcoming reality show 'India's Best Cinestars Ki Khoj'. The two are first amongst a slew of film achievers to guide and inspire the contestants. "I was in their place two years ago when I auditioned...
  • Nonsmoker Ayushmann Khurrana had hard time on the sets of 'Dam Laga Ke Haisha' May 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Ayushmann Khurrana, a nonsmoker offscreen, had a hard time learning how to smoke for his upcoming film 'Dam Laga Ke Haisha'. For the first time, he will be seen holding a cigarette in a film. When Ayushmann was described the scene, he requested director Sharad Kataria to change the...
  • Twitter debacle: Ayushmann Khurrana reacts to a fan's tweet, gets into a tiff, apologises graciously April 22, 2014

    The 29-year-old actor Ayushmann Khurrana's wife Tahira gave birth to a baby girl in their hometown Chandigarh on Monday morning. The now father of two reacted to a tweet by a fan that said that after Ranvijay Singh got married and Ayushmann Khurrana had his 2nd baby the popular youth...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana and wife Tahira blessed with baby girl April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Ayushmann Khurrana has become a proud father of a baby girl. The 29-year-old 'Vicky Donor' star's wife Tahira gave birth to the child in their hometown Chandigarh on Monday morning. "There's a birth of a father again. Was proud to be the first one to get married in my...