Dabangg

  • I did the item song in 'Gabbar' for a friend: Kareena Kapoor 03-04-2014 04:17 PM

    Mumbai: 'Fevicol', the number she performed with Salman Khan in 'Dabangg 2', was meant to be her career's last item song, but Kareena Kapoor has broken her no-item-song policy for the sake of friendship. When her close friend Shabina Khan asked her to do an item song in 'Gabbar', which...
  • I have always lived under Anurag's shadow: Abhinav Kashyap 07-02-2014 12:08 PM

    New Delhi: Abhinav Kashyap admits he's always lived under the tutelage of his elder brother and acclaimed filmmaker Anurag Kashyap, but his record-breaking directorial debut 'Dabangg' helped him come into his own. Considering himself fortunate to have a gifted sibling like Anurag, he also admitted learning the nuances of filmmaking...
  • Salman Khan's 'Jai Ho' fails to make gazillion rupees, is this the end of the world? 29-01-2014 01:55 PM

    New Delhi: This is unbelievable. Something that most of the trade pundits wouldn't have accepted just six days ago. Is the charisma fading or is it just the beginning of a new era when the audience will see a new, improved Salman Khan! The initial collections of 'Jai Ho' are...
  • Vidya Balan to Sonakshi Sinha: Curves make a comeback in Bollywood 16-01-2014 01:17 PM

    New Delhi: Curvy actresses are in vogue. The likes of Sonakshi Sinha and Huma Qureshi are the antithesis of the anorexic look, the so-called size-zero, once a fad in filmdom. The game changers have, by the sheer craft of their acting, managed to turn any perceived disadvantages of their figures...
  • Item girl tag is derogatory and silly: Malaika Arora Khan 09-01-2014 12:38 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Malaika Arora Khan, whose popular dance numbers like 'Chaiyya Chaiyya', 'Munni Badnam Hui' have raised the bar for her contemporaries to match her style, finds the item girl tag 'derogatory and silly'. "I don't like the term 'item girl'... Why not look at it (item song) as a...
  • 10 dialogues that have Salman Khan written all over them 27-12-2013 12:46 PM

    New Delhi: Salman Khan was born on December 27, 1965. Today, on his 48th birthday, we have compiled a list of his ten most popular dialogues. In last 4-5 years, Salman has reinvented himself as an actor and that also changed his choice of films. This exercise ultimately resulted in...
  • 'Munna Bhai, Sallu Bhai' first look to be unveiled on Salman Khan's birthday 24-12-2013 10:01 AM

    Mumbai: Director Muazzam Beg will unveil the first look of his film 'Munna Bhai, Sallu Bhai', said to be inspired by Salman Khan and Sanjay Dutt's lives, on 'Dabangg' star's birthday. Salman will turn 48 on December 27 and the cast and crew of the film have arranged a cake...
  • Aamir Khan: I'm really waiting to see Salman Khan's 'Jai Ho' 20-12-2013 12:17 PM

    Mumbai: Superstar Aamir Khan feels that Salman Khan is growing as an actor with every film. "I have noticed that over the last two-three years his (Salman Khan) work has improved a lot. I loved his 'Dabangg'. I think he is growing as an actor," Aamir told reporters here. Salman...
  • Bullett Raja: How to become a gangster in 10 easy steps 30-11-2013 10:58 AM

    New Delhi: Saif Ali Khan's association with UP's underworld has touched a new level now. With 'Bullett Raja', he has done his bit to redefine the aura of gangsters. In an attempt to become the Dabangg of localised gangsters, he followed the path that have been treaded by the likes...
  • Salman Khan is not upset with me: Sonakshi Sinha 17-11-2013 11:09 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha says all is well between her and 'Dabangg' co-star Salman Khan and that he is not upset with her over anything. There were reports that Salman was miffed with Sonakshi as she turned down a film offer from Arbaaz and the superstar, but she rubbishes such...
  • Sonakshi Sinha's brother defends her broad frame 13-11-2013 03:34 PM

    Mumbai: Sonakshi Sinha has often faced criticism for her voluptuous frame but her brother, actor Luv, questions why other 'more overweight' people are ignored. "She (Sonakshi) is a hardworking girl. In our industry why do we only talk about few people and ignore those who are even more overweight," Luv...
  • Salman Khan open to support football teams 20-10-2013 12:06 PM

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan, a sports lover, won't mind lending his support to a football team. On the sidelines of Milind Deora's fifth Football Tournament here Friday, Salman was asked by reporters if he has plans to own or support a football team in future. He said: "Yes, if I...
  • Much ado about nothing: Amitabh on meeting Salman 12-10-2013 10:55 AM

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan finds nothing eyebrow-raising about meeting and talking to actor Salman Khan, who is his daughter-in-law Aishwarya Rai's former boyfriend. Just earlier this week, Amitabh happened to meet Salman and Tabu at a studio here, and he enquired about Salman's health. "I keep meeting him (Salman)....
  • I'm not interested in acting: Malaika Arora Khan 10-10-2013 01:40 PM

    Mumbai: Malaika Arora Khan, who turned producer with 2010 superhit 'Dabangg', says she has no plans to return to acting but is open to item numbers. "Now I am enjoying making films. I am really enjoying being a producer. It is a very different aspect in my life, so that's...
  • Salman Khan: Mass entertainer films will die eventually 02-10-2013 04:14 PM

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan, who brought mass entertainers back to life with films like 'Wanted', 'Ready' and 'Dabangg', feels that this space might die soon as it is now being overdone. A new wave of action-masala entertainers was created by Salman and choreographer-turned-director Prabhu Deva with 'Wanted' in 2009. The...
  • Will Ekta Kapoor's film establish Luv Sinha in Bollywood? 01-10-2013 12:55 PM

    New Delhi: Actor Luv Sinha has signed a 'big' film project with producer Ekta Kapoor. However, no further details of the movie are known as yet. "We will soon be working together and it's definitely going to be a big project, the exact details of which we will be announcing...
  • 100 crore club good sign for Indian cinema: Subhash Ghai 07-09-2013 03:34 PM

    Singapore: The '100 crore rupee club' formed by the blockbuster Indian films indicates the expansion of cinemas and benefits the industry at large, feels director-producer Subhash Ghai. "As far as these 100 crores, 200 crores and 300 crores (are concerned), this is the expansion of business model," Ghai said at...
  • Sonakshi Sinha: I've never been offered offensive roles 16-08-2013 12:39 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who has who has made a mark for herself in showbiz with movies like 'Dabangg' and 'Rowdy Rathore', says no filmmaker has ever offered her any role which may have been offensive. "I have never been offered any roles which may be offensive. People know 'She...
  • I want to do a film based on Pinki Pramanik: Deepak Dobriyal 28-07-2013 05:24 PM

    After getting trained under eminent theatre personalities, Deepak Dobriyal began his film journey with 'Maqbool'. He is soon coming up with his ambitious project 'Chor Chor Super Chor'. He talks about his journey and future endeavours in a candid chat with IBNLive's Rohit Vats. ...
  • Sonakshi Sinha mentors Akshay Kumar, forgets her dance steps 25-07-2013 05:51 PM

    New Delhi: 'Dabangg' star Sonakshi Sinha tried teaching dance moves to actor Akshay Kumar, but ended up forgetting her own steps. The 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai Dobara' actors recently shot for Colors Eid special 'Jashan-E-Eid'. While rehearsing together, Sonakshi tried to teach Akshay his steps and she constantly...
  • I needn't give advice to Salman Khan: Arbaaz Khan 29-06-2013 10:16 AM

    Mumbai: Salman Khan, one of Hindi film industry's commercially most successful actor, completes his silver jubilee in Bollywood this year. His younger brother, actor-filmmaker Arbaaz Khan says Salman's own decisions have helped his career to flourish all through the years. "Salman has had a flourishing career by making his own...
  • Salman Khan hit-and-run case: Sessions court likely to give order today 24-06-2013 07:45 AM

    Mumbai: The Mumbai Sessions Court is likely to give its order in actor Salman Khan 2002 hit-and-run case on Monday. In February, a Magistrate Court had ordered that there is enough evidence to charge the 'Dabangg' actor with culpable homicide not amounting to murder. The actor had then challenged the...
  • 5 Salman Khan films that are celebrated in 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2' 08-06-2013 10:16 AM

    New Delhi: The Deols are back with their latest venture 'Yamla Pagla Deewana 2', but there is one Bollywood superstar who is an integral part of the film without being physically seen in it. Bobby Deol plays Gajodhar Singh in the film who adopts a new name Prem (tring!) to...
  • Singing is easier than acting: Mamta Sharma 13-05-2013 03:46 PM

    Mumbai: Playback singer Mamta Sharma, well known for her super hit item numbers like 'Munni badnam hui', 'Anaarkali disco chali' and 'Fevicol se', says singing is easier than acting and she has her own reasons for that. "I must tell you, singing compared to acting it's very easy because you...
  • Item numbers are important, says singer Mamta Sharma 29-04-2013 11:05 AM

    Mumbai: The trend of adding "item songs" in Hindi films to spice up things and attract eyeballs continues to find favour in Bollywood, and playback singer Mamta Sharma remains in demand for this genre. Filmmakers Tigmanshu Dhulia, Abhinav Kashyap and Indra Kumar will be having item numbers in their upcoming...
  • UP Police circular calls for screening of 'Dabangg' for motivation 23-04-2013 09:25 AM

    Lucknow: The Uttar Pradesh government, suffering from an image crisis, has come up with a unique plan to inspire the police force. UP ADG, Law and Order, Arun Kumar has issues a 5-page circular asking for special screenings of films like 'Dabangg', 'Ab Tak Chhappan' and 'Singham'. Arun Kumar believes...
  • Arbaaz Khan wants to make films besides 'Dabangg' series 17-04-2013 11:20 AM

    Mumbai: Actor-turned-director Arbaaz Khan intends to take the 'Dabangg' franchise ahead but would like to direct and produce other films as well. Arbaaz turned producer with 'Dabangg' in 2010 and the second instalment 'Dabangg 2' (2012) saw him directing as well producing the film. Now he is keen to take...
  • Want to make films besides 'Dabangg' series: Arbaaz Khan 16-04-2013 03:56 PM

    Mumbai: Actor-turned-director Arbaaz Khan intends to take the 'Dabangg' franchise ahead but would like to direct and produce other films as well. Arbaaz turned producer with 'Dabangg' in 2010 and the second instalment 'Dabangg 2' (2012) saw him directing as well producing the film. Now he is keen to take...