Boman Irani

  • Actor Boman Irani will only work with son Kayoze if he 'fits the bill' June 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Boman Irani recently teamed up with his son c Irani for a TV commercial and the father says that he will work with the latter again if he is the right person for the job. Directed by Kayoze Irani, who made his acting debut with 'Student Of The...
  • 'Happy New Year' first still: Farah Khan, Abhishek Bachchan post first stills from the film May 24, 2014

    Set to release Oct 24, Farah Khan's film 'Happy New Year' has been gathering a positive buzz about it. The film, which stars Shah Rukh Khan, Deepika Padukone, Boman Irani, Abhishek Bachchan, Sonu Sood and Vivaan Shah in the leading roles, is a comedy-drama, revolving around a high-profile heist. ...
  • Amitabh Bachchan's 'Bhoothnath Returns' now tax free in Uttar Pradesh May 1, 2014

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government has decided to make Amitabh Bachchan's latest Bollywood film 'Bhoothnath Returns' tax free across the state, an official said Thursday. A decision to waive off tax on the film was taken at the highest level, he added. The film, co-produced by Ravi Chopra and Bhushan Kumar,...
  • Honored to have worked with Big B in 'Bhootnath Returns':Boman Irani April 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Boman Irani, who plays the corrupt goon-cum-politician in his latest release 'Bhootnath Returns' says his mother wanted him to share screen space with megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who essays the title role. 'Bhootnath Returns', a political satire, directed by Nitesh Tiwari hit the movie screens on April 11 and has...
  • B-Town takes to Twitter to congratulate National Awards winners April 16, 2014

    New Delhi: The B-Town fraternity took to Twitter to congratulate the teams of "Shahid", "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag" and "Jolly LLB", which were named in various categories at the 61st National Film Awards Wednesday. Here's what the stars tweeted: Mahesh Bhatt: Hansal Mehta (best director) and Rajkummar Rao (best actor) get the National...
  • Confirmed! Boman Irani to play a cameo in 'Legend of Michael Missra' April 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Boman Irani is all set to play a cameo in filmmaker Manish Jha's upcoming comedy 'Legend of Michael Missra'. Boman, 54, whose stint as a corrupt politician in 'Bhootnath Returns' is being appreciated by the audience, will be reuniting with Arshad Warsi after courtroom drama 'Jolly LLB'....
  • 'Bhoothnath Returns' review: The film works as it has a heart April 12, 2014

    Cast: Amitabh Bachchan, Parth Bhalerao, Boman Irani Director: Nitesh Tiwari Its release shrewdly timed just as the nation goes to polls, "Bhoothnath Returns" casts a satirical eye on the messy business of Indian politics and the workings of election campaigns. The twist, of course, is that it's a 60-something-year-old invisible ghost who's...
  • 'Bhoothnath Returns' tweet review: Unrealistic yet enjoyable April 11, 2014

    What happens when a ghost decides to contest elections? Will it add to the existing chaos? Or will it smoothen the whole process? Director Nitesh Tiwari explores this whacky idea in 'Bhoothnath Returns'. A sequel to the enjoyable 2008 film 'Bhoothnath' the film has Amitabh Bachchan in the title role and...
  • Snapshot: Amitabh Bachchan tries a new look, wears stylish glasses to the premiere of 'Bhoothnath Returns' April 10, 2014

    Megastar Amitabh Bachchan donned stylish glasses as he attended the Dubai premiere of his upcoming film 'Bhoothnath Returns' in Dubai. The actor, who has sported varied looks on the big screen, looked quite impressive in the new, striking avatar. The star takes on a corrupt politician played by Boman Irani...
  • 'Youngistaan' review: The film is unnecessarily stretched out March 29, 2014

    Star Cast: Jackky Bhagnani, Neha Sharma, Farooque Shaikh, Boman Irani Director: Syed Ahmad Afzal 'Youngistaan' starts off promisingly as a fish-out-of-water comedy about a carefree, 28-year-old who is thrown into the messy world of politics when, after the death of his father, he's roped in to replace him as Prime Minister. Giving...
  • Boman Irani feels Farah Khan's 'Happy New Year' is magical March 18, 2014

    Mumbai: For Boman Irani, Farah Khan's directorial 'Happy New Year' has something "magical" about it and he is confident that the comedy-drama will be a blockbuster. The film stars Deepika Padukone and Shah Rukh Khan in the lead roles. "The buzz around 'Happy New Year' started the day shooting kicked off...
  • Writers are not given their due, they should be respected and valued, says Rajkumar Hirani March 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Director Rajkumar Hirani feels film industry has often short-changed writers and it's high time they get due respect and value for their work. "A good story makes the film good. The script has to be right. Writers are backbone of a film. I feel writers are not given their...
  • 'Legend of Michael Mishra' team working hard on Arshad Warsi's look March 11, 2014

    Mumbai: The makers of the upcoming film 'The Legend of Michael Mishra' are leaving no stone unturned to get the perfect look for Arshad Warsi, who will play the title role in the movie. The film, a comedy directed by Manish Jha also stars Aditi Rao Hydari, Boman Irani and...
  • 'Bhoothnath Returns' trailer: Can a ghost contest election? February 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Amitabh Bachchan is back with the sequel of 2008 film 'Bhoothnath'. Directed by Nitesh Tiwari, the film also features Boman Irani and Anurag Kashyap. The film is scheduled to hit the screens on April 11, 2014. ...
  • Farah Khan to create 'one legged dance moves' for an injured SRK February 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Farah Khan is choreographing some special one-legged dance moves for superstar Shah Rukh Khan, who injured his leg on the sets, for a song in 'Happy New Year'. The 49-year-old choreographer-director hopes that her specially carved moves will become a dancing trend. "Exciting day ahead! Entire starcast of...
  • Arshad Warsi gets injured on the sets of 'The Legend of Michael Mishra' January 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Arshad Warsi is recovering from a head injury while shooting for his upcoming film 'The Legend of Michael Mishra'. Warsi, 45, took to Twitter to inform his fans that he is doing well after the injury and is under observation of doctors. "Big thank you to all of...
  • Aamir Khan's 'PK' to be released on Christmas January 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Superstar Aamir Khan is all set to release his upcoming film 'PK' this Christmas. Aamir, 48, took to social networking site Facebook to announce the release date of the Rajkumar Hirani directed film. It is his second collaboration with Hirani following the success of '3 Idiots'. "Hey guys, PK...
  • Happy New Year: Deepika is an all-rounder, says Farah Khan January 17, 2014

    New Delhi: Isn't it interesting that when Farah Khan wanted a newcomer for her 2007 film 'Om Shanti Om', she zeroed in on then debutante Deepika Padukone? And when she wanted a 'star' for her new film 'Happy New Year', it was the same name that struck her. Farah says Deepika...
  • Boman Irani clarifies on Rs 425 crore QNet scam, denies any involvement January 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Boman Irani Wednesday denied that he and his son Danesh were involved in a Rs 425 crore scam allegedly led by a multi-level marketing firm QNet, saying he only attended a function organised by the company and that his son's earnings during that period were taxed. "My involvement with...
  • Happy New Year: Back to being a grown up again, says Shah Rukh January 8, 2014

    New Delhi: The holiday season is over and superstar Shah Rukh Khan says it is time for him as well as his children, daughter Suhana and Son Aryan, to adhere to the rules. The actor took to Twitter to announce that it was time to 'be grown up again'. "End of pool...
  • 'Happy New Year' poster: Get ready to be robbed by SRK, Deepika January 2, 2014

    After the success of 2007 film 'Om Shanti Om', Farah Khan has yet again united with Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone for her upcoming film 'Happy New Year'. The first poster of the film is out and the catch line reads, "Iss Diwali Todenge Taale India Waale". The film...
  • Happy New Year: First poster to be out on January 2 January 1, 2014

    New Delhi: The first poster of Happy New Year a musical heist, starring Shah Rukh Khan, will be launched on January 2 on the film's social media pages - Twitter and Facebook. The poster will be first sent to all fans and fan clubs on the social media sites as...
  • 'Happy New Year' first poster to be released on Jan 2 December 31, 2013

    Mumbai: The first poster of Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Happy New Year' will be launched Jan 2 on the film's social media pages - Twitter and Facebook. The poster will be first sent to all fans and fan clubs on the social media sites as a gratification for their support, said...
  • Was to shoot with Farooq Sheikh today: Boman Irani December 28, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Boman Irani was due to shoot with Farooque Sheikh for an upcoming film in Indore Saturday. But the news of the latter's sudden death left Boman "shocked, numbed and saddened". Farooque was in Dubai for a family vacation when a cardiac arrest took his life late Friday night. He was...
  • Cannot believe Farooq Sheikh is no more: Amitabh Bachchan December 28, 2013

    New Delhi: When on screen actors were busy wooing their lady love with one liners, one actor changed the face of romance in early 80s. Farooq Sheikh brought innocence in his romance and clicked right away with the audiences. The 65-year-old actor died on Saturday morning of heart attack. And,...
  • How does Shah Rukh Khan strike a balance between work and fun? December 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan is busy shooting Farah Khan's 'Happy New Year' with his co-star Boman Irani, but the two make sure not to ignore their love for video game PlayStation 4. Farah took to Twitter to talk about their "dedication" to the game. "We have packed up just now at...