Chennai Express

  • My role model for marketing films is Shah Rukh Khan: Varun Dhawan 14-04-2014 03:57 PM

    Mumbai: Varun Dhawan, who went all out for the publicity of his latest release 'Main Tera Hero', says superstar Shah Rukh Khan is his role model when it comes to film marketing. "My role model for marketing films is Shah Rukh Khan. He is unbelievable. Look at how he marketed...
  • I have made a great friend, a family member in Shah Rukh Khan: Rohit Shetty 02-02-2014 11:33 AM

    Mumbai: Director Rohit Shetty, whose last film 'Chennai Express' was a blockbuster, says superstar Shah Rukh Khan is now like a family to him. Rohit teamed up with Shah Rukh for the first time in 'Chennai Express'. "No equations have changed for me after this film in the industry. It...
  • Jai Ho: Can Salman Khan win the box-office game? 22-01-2014 11:32 AM

    New Delhi: This time, he is at ease. The eagerness of 'Ek Tha Tiger' and 'Dabangg 2' is absent. Also, he seems to have left behind the crazy hype of Rs 100 crore club. Salman Khan is promoting his forthcoming film 'Jai Ho' through all possible means, but the old...
  • Revealed: How to make a hit Bollywood film 21-01-2014 11:15 AM

    New Delhi: The trends are changing and they are changing fast. Earlier, the film used to become a hit and then the audience would start talking about it, now the potential audience are enticed to talk about the film and then it becomes a hit. For an average Bollywood film,...
  • e Lounge: Stars at the red carpet for the 20th Annual screen awards 16-01-2014 02:39 PM

    The 20th annual Screen awards turned out to be a star-studded event. Screen Awards kickstarted the award season with its annual event in Mumbai on Tuesday night. Deepika Padukone, John Abraham's 'Madras Cafe' and Farhan Akhtar were the big winners of the night. ...
  • Screen Awards 2014: And the winner is... 14-01-2014 11:18 PM

    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, "...
  • Screen Awards 2014: The complete list of nominees 08-01-2014 01:35 PM

    New Delhi: With the onset of the new year, Bollywood fraternity is all geared up for the awards season and Screen Awards are the first to announce their nominations. The best works of the fraternity will be awarded soon and here is the complete list of nominees. Best Film Bhaag...
  • Shah Rukh Khan tweets about his kids' busy schedule 06-01-2014 09:03 AM

    New Delhi: After wrapping up work, Superstar Shah Rukh Khan wished to spend time with his children. But due to their busy schedule, he couldn't have fun with them. "Did lots of work today. Meetings, shootings, discussions and back home, but the kids are busy, bah! Guess it's Jack's dull...
  • Watch: Aamir's 'Dhoom 3' collects Rs 250 crore in two weeks 03-01-2014 11:30 PM

    Bollywood actor Aamir Khan starrer 'Dhoom 3' has collected over Rs 250 crore in two weeks, becoming the most successful Hindi film ever. Directed by Vijay Krishna Acharya and also featuring Katrina Kaif, Abhishek Bachchan and Uday Chopra, the third installment of the 'Dhoom' franchise, was reportedly made on a...
  • Rohit Shetty: The hit man of Bollywood 02-01-2014 01:44 PM

    When Rohit Shetty steps on the set of any of his movies, he rips off (or, perhaps, more gently removes) his day clothes and slips on his Superman cape. We aren't saying this. He does. Before you peg him as 'typically Bollywood arrogant', listen to why he likens himself to...
  • e Lounge: Rs 100 crore club means nothing for me, says Deepika 31-12-2013 09:11 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN, actress Deepika Padukone talks about her journey in Bollywood. She is the first Indian actress whose films have made Rs 400 crore in a year, giving 5 back-to-back hits. ...
  • Bollywood's meanest, funkiest, funniest dialogues of 2013 31-12-2013 04:21 PM

    New Delhi:Songs, dialogues define our cinema. The year saw several blockbusters like 'Chennai Express', 'Krrish 3', 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram-leela' and also some extremely big budget films like 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai Dobaara' and 'Himmatwala' failing at the Box Office. From the rustic falvours of Gujarat in Goliyon...
  • 'Chennai Express' makes it on the world top trends list of 2013 30-12-2013 12:22 PM

    New Delhi: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan's 2013 blockbuster 'Chennai Express' has managed to get a spot in Google Zeitgeist's list. 'Chennai Express' is the only Indian movie in the top trends of 2013 in the Google Zeitgeist's list, said a statement. The list highlights top trending topics. While superhero Hollywood...
  • Aamir Khan to Shah Rukh Khan: Top 10 achievers of Bollywood in 2013 25-12-2013 12:33 PM

    New Delhi: In 2013, the centenary year of the over $2 billion world of Indian cinema, the Hindi film industry saw several high points - whether it was 'Dhoom 3' becoming the fastest to mint Rs 100 crore ($22 million) in just three days, 'Chennai Express' collecting a whopping Rs...
  • e Lounge: 'Dhoom 3' breaks records, collects 107cr in 3 days 24-12-2013 04:59 PM

    Yash Raj Film's latest 'Dhoom 3' has created a record of sorts by earning Rs 107.61 crore in its opening weekend. The Aamir Khan starrer earned around Rs 33 crore on the opening day exclusively through its Hindi version. The film has become the biggest non-holiday opener in Bollywood till...
  • Amitabh Bachchan: Rs 100 crore club is media created nomenclature 15-12-2013 10:54 AM

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and Bollywood's 'badshah' Shah Rukh Khan are united in the thought that the 'Rs 100 crore club' is a mere nomenclature. "This is just a nomenclature, which is media created," Amitabh said at Solutions Summit, a day-long conclave to mark NDTV's 25th anniversary. Shah Rukh...
  • 'Chennai Express' to 'Krrish 3': The biggest box office wins of 2013 05-12-2013 10:27 AM

    New Delhi: One of the major parameters to judge a film's appeal is its box-office performance. The Hindi film industry becomes a bunch of naive people when it comes to choose one between the critical acclaim and commercial success. The popular perception of Bollywood is still that it produces films...
  • Glad to give audience two hours of happiness: Rohit Shetty 30-11-2013 04:15 PM

    Panaji: Bollywood filmmaker Rohit Shetty, best known for his high-grossing masala entertainers, says he will continue to make such movies as he wants to give the audience a stress free two hours in theatres. "There is so much stress all around us. We all need a break from all that...
  • Shekhar is more than a blood brother to me: Vishal Dadlani 30-11-2013 01:09 PM

    Mumbai: Shekhar Ravijiani turned a year older Friday. Vishal Dadlani, the other half of Bollywood's famous Vishal-Shekhar duo says Shekhar is more than a "blood" relation for him. "Happy Birthday to Shekhar, more than a blood brother to me! A friend, a teacher and a sheer genius! Have a stellar...
  • Deepika Padukone: If you give your 100 percent, results will follow 28-11-2013 01:16 PM

    New Delhi: She has scored a hat-trick of hits on the Bollywood pitch, with each film offering a different flavour of her versatile talent, but Deepika Padukone is in no mood to rest. She is raring to go with more multifarious roles and says she will continue to give them...
  • 'Ram Leela' opens big, at No. 10 in top 25 Bollywood openers 17-11-2013 11:36 AM

    New Delhi: Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Ram Leela' has opened on a positive note. The film grossed Rs 16 crore on the opening day and is likely to do a good business in the coming week due to a positive word of mouth publicity. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#RamLeela...
  • 'Krrish 3' reaches Rs 216 cr, set to beat 'Chennai Express' 13-11-2013 12:19 PM

    New Delhi: Director Rakesh Roshan's latest film 'Krrish 3' is breaking all records at the box-office. The film is marching forward to become the highest grossing Bollywood ever. The record is currently with 'Chennai Express' which starred Shah Rukh Khan and Deepika Padukone in the lead roles. 'Krrish 3' features...
  • Don't have habit of making hits, it just happens: Rohit Shetty 08-11-2013 10:50 AM

    Mumbai: Director Rohit Shetty, who is basking in the success of 'Chennai Express', says triumph should not go to one's head as every Friday is a new trial. Rohit has delivered hits like 'Golmaal' series, 'Singham' and the most recent being Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Chennai Express'. The film was...
  • e lounge: 'Krrish 3' crosses 100 crore mark 06-11-2013 05:05 PM

    Hrithik Roshan's 'Krrish 3' crossed 100 crore mark in four days. However, the Rakesh Roshan film failed to beat Chennai Express's fastest 100 at the box office. ...
  • Want to reinvent Carnatic varnams through Hip-Hop: Sricharan 06-11-2013 02:47 PM

    Chennai: Attempting to break new ground, singer-rapper Sricharan Kasthurirangan, known for the rap portion of 'Chennai Express', wants to reinvent rare Carnatic 'varnams' and 'keerthanams' through Hip-Hop in his latest single 'Hipnatic', which has gone viral. "The name 'Hipnatic', which shouldn't be confused with hypnotic, is the abbreviation for Hip-Hop...
  • Priyamani gives Shah Rukh Khan's birthday bash a miss 05-11-2013 05:35 PM

    New Delhi: National Award-winning southern actress Priyamani, who worked with Shah Rukh Khan in Rohit Shetty's 'Chennai Express' couldn't attend the superstar's birthday bash. If reports are to be believed, Priyamani was included in the invitee list, but she couldn't attend the bash for reasons not known. But the actress...
  • Shah Rukh Khan turns 48, thanks fans for birthday wishes 02-11-2013 01:40 PM

    Mumbai: Shah Rukh Khan, who turned 48 Saturday, expressed his gratitude for the love bestowed on him by his fans. The superstar took to Twitter to thank his fans for gathering outside his house Friday night with crackers and his posters. The actor stays with his family in his bungalow...
  • Really Tough Movie Quiz (November 1)

    In 'Chennai Express', Rahul (Shah Rukh Khan), tired of working at his grandfather's sweet shop, decides to go to Goa on a holiday with his...
  • Shah Rukh Khan: Video games make you feel worthy 28-10-2013 03:30 PM

    New Delhi: Shah Rukh Khan is a gizmo freak and apparently he invests a lot of his time in playing video games. The actor took to Twitter to talk about his current favourite, Arkham Origins, a game based on superhero Batman. "Arkham Origins...the boys and me are going to own...