BOMBAY VELVET

  • Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap went on a global trail for 'Bombay Velvet' 2 days ago

    Mumbai: Bringing back the old world charm of the 'Bombay' of the 1960s in 'Bombay Velvet' turned out to be a Herculean task for director Anurag Kashyap, who had to source props and materials from various countries. The idea was to add authenticity to the film. "Kashyap was very specific with...
  • 'Piku', 'Bombay Velvet', 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns': How Bollywood is all set to spoil the viewers this summer 6 days ago

    Bollywood is all set to spoil us this summer with some very interesting films. From Aanand L Rai's 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns' to Shoojit Sircar's 'Piku' to Zoya Akhtar's 'Dil Dhadakne Do' the coming months of May and June are lined up with multi-starrer big budget films which have rather...
  • Watch: You can't keep your eyes off Anushka Sharma, Ranbir Kapoor in the new song 'Mohabbat Buri Bimari' April 18, 2015

    New song 'Mohabbat Buri Bimari' of the much-awaited film 'Bombay Velvet' is finally out. Composed by Amit Trivedi, the song features Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Karan Johar. With a strong 60s essence, the song has Anushka trying her best to charm Ranbir as she croons and dances in a...
  • Bombay Velvet: New song 'Fifi' featuring Anushka Sharma and Ranbir Kapoor brings back the vintage era of Mumbai April 10, 2015

    From the costumes to the beats of the song, 'Fifi' from Anurag Kashyap's 'Bombay Velvet' is all things vintage. Featuring Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma, the song depicts beautifully the 1960s Bombay in all its glory. The film also features Karan Johar, Kay Kay Menon, Vivaan Shah and Raveena Tandon....
  • 'Bombay Velvet' trailer: Street fighter Ranbir Kapoor serenades Anushka Sharma the singer in 1960s Bombay March 19, 2015

    There is a certain level of mystery attached to old world charm in the trailer of Anurag Kashyap's latest film 'Bombay Velvet'. Ranbir Kapoor plays a street fighter who serenades Anushka Sharma, a jazz singer in 1960s Bombay. The film also features Karan Johar in a crucial role. Kashyap's 'Bombay...
  • Kunal Kapoor talks about his father Shashi Kapoor's films; Anurag Kashyap on 'Bombay Velvet' March 12, 2015

    During a Film restoration event by Viacom18, Bollywood actor Shashi Kapoor's son Kunal Kapoor shares his father's films experience. Also watch, Director Anurag Kashyap talks about his upcoming release 'Bombay Velvet'. ...
  • Anushka Sharma developed passion for cinema while working on 'PK', 'Bombay Velvet' February 21, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Anushka Sharma, who is currently busy promoting her film 'NH 10', credits her films 'PK' and 'Bombay Velvet' for igniting passion for cinema in her. "Films affect you on a personal level because this is the life you lead - 95 percent of my life is about my work. "Playing...
  • Can 'Bombay' in 'Bombay Velvet' be retained? February 12, 2015

    Mumbai: After the Central Board Of Film Certification (CBFC) beeped out the word 'Bombay' from a new song sung by Mihir Joshi, one wonders if filmmaker Anurag Kashyap will be asked to change the title of his film "Bombay Velvet". But Pahlaj Nihalani, chairperson of the censorship body, has some...
  • Snapshot: First look of Karan Johar as Kaizad Khambatta in 'Bombay Velvet' February 9, 2015

    After revealing Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma's look in 'Bombay Velvet', the makers have released another poster from the movie that features Karan Johar, who is playing the antagonist in the high-octane period drama. Karan Johar as Kaizad Khambatta sports a mustache and is seen in a different avatar....
  • Revealed: First look of Anushka Sharma as Rosie in 'Bombay Velvet' February 3, 2015

    Anushka Sharma's Bombay Velvet look is certainly an eye-catcher. The actress exudes the old world glamour with dark eye makeup, luscious red lips and a bouffant. Anushka plays a jazz singer in the movie and she can be seen holding a mic in the new poster. The movie is set...
  • 'Bombay Velvet': Ranbir Kapoor looks rugged and lean as boxer Johnny Balraj in the new Anurag Kashyap film January 28, 2015

    Produced and directed by Anurag Kashyap, 'Bombay Velvet' is reported to be based on historian Gyan Prakash's book 'Mumbai Fables'. The film, which is set to hit the theatres on May 15, features Ranbir Kapoor, Anushka Sharma and Karan Johar in lead roles with Kay Kay Menon, Siddharth Basu and...
  • Siddharth Shukla: Not abandoning TV for films January 10, 2015

    Mumbai: Actor Siddharth Shukla, who made a positive movie debut with 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania', is bidding goodbye to his ongoing serial 'Balika Vadhu'. But he says he isn't quiiting television altogether to pursue a film career. Talking about his exit from the long-running show, he said: "I'm not (really) quitting...
  • Delhi High Court dismisses PIL against Aamir Khan's 'PK', says it isn't offensive January 7, 2015

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Wednesday dismissed a PIL filed against Raj Kumar Hirani directed and Aamir Khan starrer film 'PK', saying "the film was not offensive". A division bench of Chief Justice G. Rohini and Justice R.S. Endlaw refused to entertain the plea which sought ban on the film...
  • 'Bajirao Mastani' to 'Bombay Velvet': Watch out for epic costume dramas in 2015 January 4, 2015

    Mumbai: From 'Bajirao Mastani' to 'Mohenjo Daro' -- it looks like 2015 will be an epic year for Bollywood. Several filmmakers have lined up big budget spectacles that go back in time. Here's looking at the big budget epics of 2015: 'Bajirao Mastani': Set in the 17th century, Sanjay Leela Bhansali's...
  • Any film worth a debate is a good film: Boman Irani on 'PK' controversy December 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Reacting to the controversies surrounding Rajkumar Hirani's latest release 'PK', actor Boman Irani says people need to respect the viewpoint of the makers. "People may agree and may even disagree but then they have to respect it (the concept of 'PK') because we are also respecting their view," Boman, who...
  • Aamir Khan's 'PK' crosses Rs 50 crore in two days December 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Aamir Khan-starrer 'PK' has minted over Rs.50 crore in two days in the domestic market, and trade experts expect it do "steady" business in coming days. Directed by Rajkumar Hirani and produced by Vidhu Vinod Chopra, the film released Friday. Girish Johar, who is aware of the economics of the...
  • Ankit Tiwari on singing 'Dil darbadar' for 'PK': Melody requires a lot of hard work December 21, 2014

    Vadodara: Noted playback singer Ankit Tiwari says melody is his strength and a lot of hard work is required to croon melodious numbers. "Melody is my strength and it requires a lot of hard work, proper training and guidance for singing such songs," the 27-year-old playback singer and music director told...
  • Karan johar will surprise you in 'Bombay Velvet': Anurag Basu December 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Karan Johar is making his acting debut in period drama 'Bombay Velvet' and the movie's director Anurag Kashyap feels that the fellow filmmaker will surprise the audience with his performance. Johar, 42, will play a negative role in the film, which stars Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka Sharma besides the 'Kuch...
  • Will judge Karan Johar's acting skills in 'Bombay Velvet': Siddharth Shukla doesn't want to assess his acting potential in 'DDLJ' December 10, 2014

    New Delhi: Referring to 2014 as a "wonderful year", 'Balika Vadhu' star Siddharth Shukla is evidently "happy" with the way things turned in his favour. From making his Bollywood debut with 'Humpty Sharma Ki Dulhania' to signing a three-film deal with Karan Johar's Dharma Productions, Siddharth has been successful at...
  • 'Bombay Velvet' release date shifted to May 2015; Kay Kay Menon says Anurag Kashyap won't release till he is satisfied September 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Kay Kay Menon supports Anurag Kashyap's decision to release 'Bombay Velvet' next year and says that the director shows his work only when he is a hundred percent satisfied. 'Bombay Velvet' was initially slated to come out Nov 28, but now it will hit the screens in May 2015....
  • Karan Johar did 'Bombay Velvet' for free June 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Karan Johar will be seen on the big screen again and the makers of 'Bombay Velvet' say that he didn't accept a single paisa as an actor's fee for his negative role in the film. As a token of appreciation, coproducer Phantom Films (Anurag Kashyap and Vikas Bahl)...
  • Ranbir Kapoor to sport a lean, muscular built in Anurag Kashyap's 'Bombay Velvet' May 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Ranbir Kapoor has worked out hard to sport a muscular body in Anurag Kashyap's "Bombay Velvet". If a source is to be believed, a trainer from Kenya had come down to train the talented actor. "Ranbir got a trainer from Kenya to train with him for almost four months. He...
  • Ranbir Kapoor happy that 'Bombay Velvet' will not clash with any film April 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Ranbir Kapoor is happy that his upcoming film 'Bombay Velvet' is not releasing with any other movie as he feels that it affects the business of the project. Earlier, Anurag Kashyap directed 'Bombay Velvet' starring Ranbir in the lead was set to have a box office clash with superstar...
  • Ranbir Kapoor is my favourite co-star, Anurag Kashyap my favourite director: Karan Johar April 17, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, who will be seen acting in his first full-fledged role in 'Bombay Velvet', says it was great to work under Anurag Kashyap's direction in the film. The shooting of the movie is almost over with just a day's shoot left. "It was great to be directed by Anurag....
  • 'Bombay Velvet' avoids clash with 'P.K' in Christmas; to now release on November 28 April 17, 2014

    Mumbai: A clash of two big films - 'Bombay Velvet' and 'P.K.' - has been avoided. Anurag Kashyap has officially announced that his film 'Bombay Velvet' will release Nov 28 and not during the Christmas season. "We finished shooting last night and only one day's shoot that has to be done...
  • Snapshot: Karan Johar sports new hairstyle at 'Bombay Velvet' wrap up party April 17, 2014

    He sported a quintessential slicked back hairstyle for a long time, but Karan Johar surprised the paparazzi at the wrap up party of 'Bombay Velvet' as he revealed his sexy new hairstyle. The moviemaker looked way younger in this side buzz cut. What do you all think about KJo's new...
  • Karan Johar thanks Anurag Kashyap for fulfilling Yash Johar's wish April 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Karan Johar, who is making his full-fledged acting debut with Anurag Kashyap's 'Bombay Velvet', has thanked him for making his late father Yash Johar's wish come true. "My father thought I should be an actor...I didn't. Thank you Anurag Kashyap for fulfilling my dad's wish...just wrapped 'Bombay Velvet'!" In 'Bombay...
  • Anushka Sharma wraps up 'Bombay Velvet', gets busy with 'NH10' April 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma became emotional after wrapping up the shooting of Anurag Kashyap's 'Bombay Velvet' here. The film is a drama film based on 'Mumbai Fables', a semi-fictional study of Bombay in 1960s by eminent historian and Princeton University's history professor Gyan Prakash. The entire unit gathered with...