Darshan

  • Kannada film industry observes bandh over dubbing issue 28-01-2014 02:03 PM

    Bangalore: Activities in the Kannada film industry were paralysed as it observed a bandh led by cine artistes opposing dubbing of other language films and television serials to Kannada. Top Kannada film artistes including Shivarajkumar, Puneetrajkumar, Sudeep, Darshan and others took art in a rally that choked traffic in parts...
  • 'Karle Pyaar Karle' review: It celebrates the spirit of being young 18-01-2014 01:02 PM

    Cast: Shiv Darshan, Hasleen Kaur Director: Rajesh Pandey Rating: 3 out of 5 Though there are five-six villains in various get-ups appointed to create mayhem in the romance, the biggest enemy that the film's dare-to-stare couple faces is the couple themselves! Yup, Kabir and Preet, played by debutants Shiv Darshan...
  • Easier to get movie being filmmaker's son: Shiv Darshan 17-01-2014 01:00 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Suneel Darshan's son Shiv, who is making his debut with 'Karle Pyaar Karle', says though it is easy to get a movie being from a film background, but it brings along a lot of expectations. "There are positive and negative sides of being from the industry. The pros...
  • It's a misconception that models can't act, says Hasleen Kaur 15-01-2014 11:26 AM

    Mumbai: Beauty queen Hasleen Kaur, who is making her debut with 'Karle Pyaar Karle', says it is a misconception that models cannot act. "Models are as human as any other person who start out fresh and goes to acting school or does theatre. Models just choose to pose or walk...
  • Watch: Trailer of Kannada film '6-5=2' 23-12-2013 05:58 PM

    The trailer of much discussed Kannada film '6 - 5 = 2' is finally out. Written and directed by a newcomer director KS Ashoka, the film revolves around a fatal trek accident. The film features Darshan Apoorva, Krishna Prakash, Vijay Chendoor, Pallavi, Tanuja, Mruthyunjaya in key roles. Watch the trailer...
  • Darshan and Sudeep listed in Forbes' top 100 celebrities of India 14-12-2013 05:37 PM

    Mumbai: Darshan and Kiccha have become first Kannada actors to be listed in Forbes' Top 100 Celebrities Of India. Both Sudeep and Darshan, who share a great bond in the personal life too, have bagged 62nd and 65th place in the list, respectively. Meanwhile, Shah Rukh Khan retained his No....
  • Woman lets husband, son sexually assault daughter for years 05-09-2013 11:17 AM

    A young woman on Wednesday stunned people at the Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister's official residence in Lucknow when she alleged that her father and brother had been sexually abusing her for the last 10 years, officials said. Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav was on Wednesday present at the "Janta Darshan", a...
  • Dilli Gang: Kapil Sibal to recite poems in the film 01-09-2013 11:19 AM

    New Delhi: Two poems by Union minister Kapil Sibal will feature in upcoming Hindi film 'Dilli Gang' which is based on murders of senior citizens in Delhi. The 65-year-old law minister will recite the poems in the beginning and at the end of director Ashish Tyagi's debut film. Sibal, who...
  • Malayalam film 'Mr Bean' to star Kriti Kapoor in lead role 31-05-2013 04:52 PM

    Malayalam actress Kriti Kapoor will be seen in Malayalam movie 'Mr Bean' an out and out comedy written by Sharvi and directed by Reji Paul. The movie will be released in theatres in the first week of June. The film will also feature Divya Darshan, Maanav, Irfan Khan , Biju...
  • Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna: Darshan steals the show 01-11-2012 06:39 PM

    This is an exceptional film in the history of Kannada cinema. A historical film 'Krantiveera Sangolli Rayanna' is laudable for its rich effort and well controlled performance by character artists and chilling performance from challenging star of Kannada cinema Darshan. The power of this film is powerful dialogues for Darshan....
  • Big budget Kannada films to be released in 2012 07-01-2012 06:29 PM

    New Delhi: The general notion is that Sandalwood has a limited market and not viable for producers to invest money on par with other language films. If the big-budget films that are set to hit the silver screen in 2012 are any indication, it seems that Kannada film producers have...
  • 2011: Success rate of Kannada films increased 29-12-2011 11:24 AM

    Bangalore: The Kannada film industry said cheers, thanks to Darshan's 'Saarathi' and Punith Rajkumar starrers 'Hudugaru' and 'Paramathma'. If these biggies set the cash registers ringing, the success of medium budget films also took the success percentage up to 10 this year from the average of eight to nine in...
  • Darshan's Saarathi riding steady at BO 11-11-2011 01:31 PM

    New Delhi: Jailed actor Darshan starrer 'Saarathi' one of the super hit Kannada movies of the year has created a record in Box Office. According Kannada film industry sheer luck of film crew, a lot of 'sympathy' of his fans have made this possible. When Darshan was in Jail 'Saarathi'...
  • Darshan's illness brings hospital to limelight 08-11-2011 11:30 AM

    Bangalore: Publicity, either good or bad seems to be positive always. Following reel star Darshan's admission to Rajiv Gandhi Institute of Chest Disease (RGICD) has been registering huge inflow of patients. The institute which was predominantly treating patients suffering from tuberculosis (TB), has seen a upsurge of patients by five...
  • Kannada actor Darshan counselled at High Court 14-10-2011 03:41 PM

    Bangalore: Kannada actor Darshan, who was granted conditional bail by the Karnataka High Court last week after his arrest on charges of attempt to murder his wife, was counselled by Justice B V Pinto in his chamber Friday. Darshan, accompanied by wife Vijayalakshmi, arrived at the court premises amidst tight...
  • Kannada actor Darshan, wife make up 10-10-2011 06:29 PM

    Bangalore: Seeking to script a new chapter after being in jail for nearly a month on charge of attempt to murder his wife, leading Kannada actor Darshan Toogudeepa apologized to his fans for misconduct as the couple vowed to move forward leaving behind the 'bitter' phase. "Please pardon me. It's...
  • Kannada actor Darshan granted conditional bail 07-10-2011 11:14 AM

    Bangalore: The Karnataka High Court on Friday granted Kannada actor Darshan conditional bail. Conditions include that he will not do anything to destroy evidence. The court has also asked Darshan and his wife Vijaylakshmi to appear before it on October 13. The actor was jailed on charges of attempt to...
  • HC to hear Darshan's bail plea today 07-10-2011 08:50 AM

    Bangalore: The bail plea of Kannada actor Darshan will come up for hearing in the Karnataka High Court on Friday. The actor has been jailed on charges of attempt to murder on his wife Vijaylakshmi. Earlier a lower court rejected his bail plea despite his wife seeking to withdraw her...
  • Actor Darshan's bail plea adjourned to October 7 04-10-2011 05:23 PM

    Bangalore: The vacation bench of Karnataka High Court today adjourned the hearing on the bail applicationof Kannada actor Darshan, who was arrested for allegedly assaulting and threatening his wife, till October 7. Justice B V Pinto adjourned the arguments on the bail pleaafter directing Special Public Prosecutor Vijay Kumar Majjigeto...
  • Kannada Review: 'Sarathi' is a sure shot winner 01-10-2011 07:19 PM

    Hyderabad: Film: 'Sarathi'; Cast: Darshan, Deepa Sannidhi and Sharath Kumar; Director: Dinakar S; Producer: K.V. Sathya Prakash; Music Director: Hari Krishna; Dialogues: Chintan; Rating: *** 'Sarathi' is surely going to lift up the spirits of its lead actor Darshan, who is currently in jail, facing charges of assaulting and harassing...
  • Nikitha-Darshan controversy will help 'Muran' 25-09-2011 05:43 PM

    New Delhi: Quite often producers feel the need of generating controversies to promote their films. However, this is not the case with Muran, a soon to be released Tamil film. One of its heroines Nikitha Thukral has already shot to limelight with her alleged involvement in actor Darshans domestic violence...
  • Darshan's bail plea adjourned to October 6 22-09-2011 12:20 PM

    Bangalore: Karnataka High Court on Thursday adjourned the bail application of Kannada actor Darshan, arrested for allegedly assaulting and threatening his wife, to October 6. Justice B V Pinto adjourned the bail plea after directing the Special Public Prosecutor Chandramouli to file objection against Darshan's bail plea in next 14...
  • Kannada actor Darshan's bail plea rejected 20-09-2011 08:16 AM

    Bangalore: A Bangalore court on Tuesday rejected the bail plea of Kannada film actor Darshan. The actor was arrested on September 9 for allegedly assaulting and threatening his wife. City Civil and Session Court judge B R Budihal dismissed the bail application moved by Darshan. Darshan was arrested on September...
  • Questions raised on why Darshan isn't banned 15-09-2011 11:06 PM

    Bangalore: A ban imposed on Kannada actress Nikita Thukral by the Kannada producers for being responsible for marital discord between actor Darshan and his wife was lifted. The question now being raised is why actor Darshan himself has not been banned. The withdrawal came three days after Nikita was banned...
  • Ban on Kannada actor Nikita Thukral lifted 15-09-2011 01:57 PM

    New Delhi: The three year ban imposed on Kannada actor Nikita Thukral by the Kannada Film Producers' Association for allegedly causing a rift between actor Darshan and his wife Vijayalakshmi has been lifted. The association in an apparent change of heart said on Thursday they realized it was wrong to...