BOMBAY VELVET

  • 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...
  • Anushka Sharma teams up with Anurag Kashyap's Phantom Films and Eros for 'NH 10' March 25, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Anushka Sharma's first production venture 'NH 10' will be co-produced by Eros International Media Limited (Eros International) and Phantom Films. To be directed by Navdeep Singh, 'NH 10' is an action thriller about a road trip that goes wrong, and apart from producing it, Anushka will feature in...
  • Anushka Sharma wraps 'Bombay Velvet' schedule in amazing Sri Lanka March 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Anushka Sharma's Sri Lankan schedule for 'Bombay Velvet' turned out to be the most "amazing", thanks to the talented cast and crew. "Wrapped Sri Lankan schedule of 'Bombay Velvet'. This was the most amazing crew and cast. Crazy talented bunch of people. Feel truly blessed," she posted on her...
  • Friday Movie Guide for 2014: PK, Bombay Velvet, Bang Bang January 30, 2014

    After the release of Salman Khan's much anticipated film 'Jai Ho', movie buffs can now gear up for some other interesting films lined up for release this year. From Aamir Khan's 'P.K' to Ranbir Kapoor's 'Bombay Velvet', here are some of the biggest releases that will keep your Friday busy...
  • Raveena Tandon cancels joint birthday party with Asin October 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Raveena Tandon, who shares birthday with actress Asin Thottumkal, was looking forward to a lavish joint birthday bash Saturday. But the former decided to cancel it a few hours before the DDay as she wants to spend the day with family. "Asin and I are very close friends. And...
  • No regrets for doing 'Besharam': Ranbir Kapoor October 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Ranbir Kapoor says he does not regret doing 'Besharam' because for him every film is a learning experience. Released on October 2, 'Besharam' failed to garner much attention at the box office. "I don't regret doing the film. All films can't be hit. My first film 'Saawariya' was...
  • e lounge: After Besharam flops, Ranbir cautious over Bombay Velvet October 23, 2013

    Bollywood actor Ranbir Kapoor is going slow on his next project 'Bombay Velvet' after his film Besharam failed at the boxoffice. The film is directed by Anurag Kashyap and Ranbir plays the role of a boxer in it. ...
  • 'Bombay Velvet' will be out of this world, says Raveena October 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Raveena Tandon is set to shoot for Anurag Kashyap's 'Bombay Velvet' in which she has a small role. After seeing some portions of the partiallyshot movie, the actress terms it as 'out of the world'. "I have signed two films with Anurag's production house. Anurag's films are such that I...
  • Raveena Tandon to launch her own jewellery line October 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Raveena Tandon is set to launch her own jewellery line Oct 18 and says her good taste in jewellery led her to take the plunge. At the launch of Colors jewellery collection by Waman Hari Pethe jewellers, Raveena said: "I have been wearing their jewellery for many years and...
  • Anushka Sharma is obsessed with moisturisers September 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Beauty and well-being are assets for all actresses, and Anushka Sharma makes sure she doesn't compromise on either. She has revealed her love for moisturisers, which she has in every corner of her house and even in her car. "I have an obsession with moisturizers and I am not kidding....
  • Bombay Velvet: Ranbir Kapoor plays a boxer in the film September 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Ranbir Kapoor, who is working with Anurag Kashyap in 'Bombay Velvet' and who has worked with the latter's brother Abhinav Kashyap in 'Besharam', says both the filmmakers differ in their working styles. "Both of them are very different filmmakers. I am doing a light film with Abhinav in 'Besharam',...
  • Casanova tag will pass with time, says Ranbir Kapoor September 7, 2013

    Mumbai: The 'Casanova' tag doesn't bother Ranbir Kapoor one bit. The actor, who was earlier in a relationship with Deepika Padukone, and is reportedly currently dating Katrina Kaif, says with time the tag shall be passed to someone younger and new. "I am arrogant enough to know I am a good...
  • I was too shy, self-conscious to act: Remo Fernandes August 30, 2013

    New Delhi: At 60, Remo Fernandes is going on from becoming a 'singing actor' to an 'actor' with 'Bombay Velvet'. He has been associated with the Hindi film industry for over 25 years, but it took him all these years to try acting as he was too shy and self-conscious. Many...
  • Anushka Sharma: Always wanted to work with Anurag Kashyap August 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Actress Anushka Sharma will join the cast of upcoming movie 'Bombay Velvet' in Sri Lanka and is looking forward to the experience. Directed by filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, 'Bombay Velvet' brings actor Ranbir Kapoor and Anushka together on the silver screen for the first time. Last seen in director Vishal Bhardwaj's...