Bhaag Milkha Bhaag

  • 'Raja and Legend of Flute' to take 2 years: Rakeysh Omprakash May 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is upbeat about making 'Raja and the Legend of the Flute' and 'Casual Kamasutra' but his another film project 'Bhairavi' is on the back burner. With 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' doing reasonably well at the box office, Mehra is simultaneously working on a number of projects...
  • IIFA 2014: 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' emerges as a big winner, bags five awards April 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Farhan Akhtar-starrer 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', a biopic on legendary athlete Milkha Singh, took home five major honours including best actor, best director for Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and best picture at the 15th International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards here. Akhtar, 40, who also hosted the ceremony with Shahid Kapoor,...
  • Complete list of winners at IIFA 2014 April 27, 2014

    The 15th edition of International Indian Film Academy Awards saw an interesting mix of winners this year. Highlighting the international appeal of India's Bollywood film industry, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards event was held in the US for the first time in Tampa, Florida. Here's a complete list of...
  • IIFA 2014: 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' wins best film, Farhan Akhtar best actor, Deepika Padukone best actress April 27, 2014

    Tampa Bay: The 15th edition of International Indian Film Academy Awards saw an interesting mix of winners this year. Stealing the show this year was director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', which won the award for the Best Picture. The film, which was a slow starter at the box-office, gained...
  • IIFA 2014: 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' bags nine technical awards April 27, 2014

    Tampa Bay:Filmmaker Rakesh Om Prakash Mehra's 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', which has already garnered several awards, claimed nine technical awards at the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards 2014 being held here. 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' bagged the awards for best cinematography (Binod Pradhan), best screenplay (Prasoon Joshi), best dialogue (Prasoon Joshi), best...
  • Celebrity selfies a big hit at the IIFA green carpet April 26, 2014

    Tampa Bay: The selfie bug bit celebrities and fans at the green carpet of the technical categories of Bollywood's most extravagant celebration, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards 2014 here. The star-studded event here saw actors and filmmakers not only looking their best, but much in action wherein...
  • We have our films in the UAE, Australia and UK, but we need a stronger presence in the US: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra April 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The footprint of the over $2 billion Indian cinema industry is rapidly growing overseas, says National Award-winning filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra. He stresses that while non-traditional markets are vital, the US, powered by a three-million strong Indian diaspora, remains the biggest international market for Indian moviemakers. "America is an...
  • 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' gave us courage to tell inspiring Indian stories: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra April 24, 2014

    Mumbai: National Award winning filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is happy that a host of biopic films are being made post 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' even as he stressed on focusing how these stories are told, presented and enacted on the big screen. His biopic on legendary sportsman Milkha Singh got a lot...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela - Ram Leela' gets highest votes in Best Production Design category April 23, 2014

    Production designing is one area of filmmaking that often goes unnoticed, but you can't expect a good film without the help of this department. In response to IBNLive poll, the readers gave maximum votes 41.59% to Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Goliyon ki Rasleela - Ram Leela'. The majestic and grand...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Maxima Basu-Anju Modi voted Best Costume for 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram Leela' April 23, 2014

    2013 saw a range of colourful ghaghras in Ram Leela, the simple chiffon sarees in Lootera, an interesting fusion in Matru ki Bijlee ka Mandola and the Bhaag Milkha Bhaag costumes that revived the memories of yesteryears. All these graceful and lavish outfits set the trend for the rest of...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' voted the best film of 2013 April 21, 2014

    New Delhi: What makes a film popular with the viewers and critics alike? Besides a strong script, a good film shouldn't just be interesting, but also have endearing characters. And if the viewers manage to empathize and care about the difficulties the characters face all through their cinematic journey, the...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Supriya Pathak voted best actress in a supporting role, Aamir Khan best actor in a negative role April 22, 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...
  • Farhan Akhtar's 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' screened in Saudi Arabia March 25, 2014

    Dubai: Farhan Akhtar-starrer 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' was screened in Saudi Arabia as part of the ongoing seventh Asian Film Festival 2014. The Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra directed movie was part of the 12 films selected by the Asian Consulates General Club (ACGC) to present the cultural diversity of Asian countries....
  • Happy that kids connected with 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag': Rakeysh March 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra says it was heartening to see the response of kids to his last blockbuster 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag'. The 2013 film was a biopic on legendary athlete Milkha Singh, played by actor Farhan Akhtar on the big screen. ...
  • Few people have guts to say what they feel, says Aamir Khan March 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Aamir Khan believes there are only a few people who dare to speak their mind, but personally, the actor-filmmaker prefers to be prudent with his words to avoid hurting people "for no reason". Recently, veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah was upfront with his views on the Farhan Akhtar-starrer 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag'....
  • IIFA 2014: 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' wins nine technical awards February 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Farhan Akhtar-starrer 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' has won nine nods in the technical categories of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) annual extravaganza, it was announced here Friday. Running laps ahead of the pack, the Milkha Singh biographical has bagged best cinematography (Binod Pradhan), best screenplay (Prasoon Joshi), best dialogue (Prasoon...
  • I'm too expensive for Bollywood playback singing: Daler Mehndi February 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Bhangra King Daler Mehndi says he is too expensive for playback singing in Bollywood as he will never sing for free. "I want Rs 5 lakh, a business class ticket and lots of other things. Other singers do it for free. I cannot do that. I work hard...
  • Farhan Akhtar not upset with Naseeruddin Shah's criticism of 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' February 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Farhan Akhtar is not upset with veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah's comment that 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' is a fake film and instead believes in focussing on good feedback about the movie. Shah had slammed 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' as a fake film and rubbished Farhan Akhtar's performance in it. "No...
  • Shaadi Ke Side Effects: What makes Farhan a director's actor February 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Farhan Akhtar is not upset with veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah's comment that 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' is a fake film and instead believes in focussing on good feedback about the movie. Shah had slammed 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' as a fake film and rubbished Farhan Akhtar's performance in it. "No (I am not...
  • Farhan Akhtar's 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' leads IIFA 2014 nominations February 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Farhan Akhtar-starrer 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag', a biopic on former athlete Milkha Singh, has bagged a maximum of 10 nominations for the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards, to be held in Tampa Bay, Florida later this year. The nominations of the popular category for the 15th edition of the...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' leads the race for Best Film February 5, 2014

    New Delhi: Director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' was a slow starter at the box-office, but it gained momentum with the help of a positive word of mouth publicity. Something similar is happening with it during the run-up to the finale of IBNLive Movie Awards. It is once again...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Costume February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Film January 30, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Production Design January 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • Filmfare Awards 2014: Deepika Padukone wins Best Actress award, Farhan Akhtar Best Actor January 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Legendary athlete Milkha Singh's biopic 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' was the big winner on Friday night at the 59th annual Filmfare awards. The inspiring film bagged maximum awards including Best film, best director award for Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra and the Best actor award for the multi-talented Farhan Akhtar who literally...
  • Filmfare Awards 2014: The complete list of winners January 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Year 2013 belonged to actress Deepika Padukone with the release of four films. All the four films not just did good business at the box office but Deepika's performance was applauded by critics and fans. And, the actress bagged Filmfare award for Best Actress for her role in...
  • Naseer is entitled to his opinion on 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag': Farhan January 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Farhan Akhtar, who played the lead role in 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' has declined to get into the debate about Naseeruddin Shah's comment about the film being fake, saying that the veteran actor is entitled to his own opinion. "It is his opinion and he is entitled to his opinion....
  • 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' triumphs at Star Guild Awards January 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra directed biopic 'Bhaag Milkha Bhaag' triumphed at the 9th Renault Star Guild Awards by winning eight awards, including best film, best director and best actor trophy for Farhan Akhtar for portraying former athlete Milkha Singh. The award ceremony, held Thursday, also saw Deepika Padukone winning the best...
  • Screen Awards 2014: And the winner is... January 14, 2014

    Mumbai: 2013 has been Deepika Padukone's year and on Tuesday, the actress proved to her critics wrong by taking home two Best Actress trophies- Jury and Popular for her role in 'Goliyon Ki Rasleel Ram Leela' and 'Chennai Express'. While recieving the Jury award, a visibly shocked Padukone said, "...