David Dhawan

  • I don't call myself a star. Not now, not ever: Varun Dhawan April 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Young actor Varun Dhawan, whose fan following seems to have increased following his latest release 'Main Tera Hero', wants to avoid calling himself a "star". He says that establishing a connect with the audience will always be of importance for him. "I wouldn't call myself a star. Not now, not...
  • David Dhawan's 'Main Tera Hero' makes Rs 38.48 crore in its first week April 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood film 'Main Tera Hero", directed by David Dhawan, has collected a whopping Rs.38.48 crore in its first week. The movie released April 4 in Indian theatres and has managed to mint over Rs.35 crore, said a statement. Featuring actors Varun Dhawan, Ileana D'cruz and Nargis Fakhri, the movie is produced...
  • Varun Dhawan's 'Main Tera Hero' earns over Rs 20 crore in its opening weekend April 7, 2014

    New Delhi: Varun Dhawan-starrer "Main Tera Hero" has earned over Rs.20 crore in its opening weekend. The entertainer has collected a whopping net amount of Rs.22.73 crore in its opening weekend, said a statement. Directed by David Dhawan and produced by Balaji Motion Pictures, actor Tusshar Kapoor is happy with the figures...
  • Varun Dhawan's 'Main Tera Hero' mints Rs.6.60 crore net on first day April 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Varun Dhawan's 'hero-giri' in 'Main Tera Hero' earned the entertainer a good opening of Rs.6.60 crore net on its first day of release in the country. Directed by David Dhawan and produced by Balaji Motion Pictures, the movie, which released Friday also stars Ileana D'cruz and Nargis Fakhri. The actors...
  • Main Tera Hero: 14 corny dialogues that transport you to David Dhawan-Govinda era of the 1990s April 4, 2014

    New Delhi: David Dhawan's latest film 'Main Tera Hero' takes you back to the era where the director along with actor Govinda ruled the Box Office with his entertainers. Dhawan's comedies lacked logic and were high on theatrics. 'Main Tera Hero' is exactly how his superhit films used to...
  • 'Main Tera Hero' tweet review: No exceptional performances in this mediocre comedy April 4, 2014

    From playing a spoilt brat in Karan Johar's 'Student Of The Year' to being the solo hero in his new film 'Main Tera Hero', Varun Dhawan has made a move for which many debutantes have to wait for years. Considering the fact that Varun features as the protagonist in father...
  • How Varun Dhawan saved David Dhawan's life April 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Director David Dhawan teamed up with his actor son Varun for the first time in 'Main Tera Hero' and gets sentimental about the filial bonding. He says that the film has not only strengthened their bonding, Varun also saved his life during the Bangkok shoot. "Directing Varun has brought us closer...
  • Katrina can never be offended with what I do: David Dhawan April 2, 2014

    Mumbai: A supposedly funny line in David Dhawan's 'Main Tera Hero' where Raju Kher takes a dig at Katrina Kaif's lack of command over the Hindi language had the affable director being confronted with lots of righteous protest. The director says the actress will take the "bantering quip" sportingly. "It is just...
  • Idol Chat: Masand in conversation with David Dhawan, Varun Dhawan March 29, 2014

    Directed by David Dhawan, 'Main Tera Hero' is a romantic action-comedy. The film stars Varun Dhawan, Ileana D'Cruz andNargis Fakhri in the lead roles. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, David Dhawan, Varun Dhawan talked about the film and events behind the camera. The film is...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'O Teri' and 'Youngistaan' March 29, 2014

    This week on Now Showing, CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'O Teri' and 'Youngistaan'. He also talks to director David Dhawan and actor Varun Dhawan on their upcoming film 'Main Tera Hero'. ...
  • I was okay kissing in front of my father, says Varun Dhawan March 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Varun Dhawan has five kissing scenes in his forthcoming film 'Main Tera Hero', directed by his father David Dhawan. The young actor finds nothing wrong in locking lips onscreen "in the 21st century". In the promos of the film, the 'Student Of The Year' fame actor can be...
  • Varun Dhawan: Criticism? Take it positively, try to improve myself March 27, 2014

    Indore: Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan said he is deeply inspired by megastar Amitabh Bachchan, whom he considers his idol. "I am not in the race for Rs 100 crore club. For me the most important thing is that the audience enjoys my film and feel that the movie was...
  • Varun Dhawan: I did 'Main Tera Hero' for emotional reason not commercial March 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan feels appreciation he receives from audience amounts more than earning money and fame through films. Before making his acting debut in 'Student of the Year', Varun had worked as assistant director for Shah Rukh Khan-starrer 'My Name is Khan', and will be seen next in 'Main...
  • Nargis Fakhiri works on her Hindi, stays away from cat fights March 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Nargis Fakhiri, who is still struggling to speak Hindi fluently, has dubbed in her own voice in her upcoming film 'Main Tera Hero' and says the language is not blocking offers. "There is no less offers because of my language problem. If I get a script, I understand it...
  • It was very scary: Varun Dhawan on father David's downfall March 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Varun Dhawan is ready with his second film "Mein Tera Hero", in which he will be seen romancing two actresses - Ileana D'Cruz and Nargis Fakhri - but the actor says that he would not date an actress in real life. Varun said: "I know we are in a...
  • Chemistry or publicity stunt? Varun Dhawan sits on Nargis Fakhri's lap during 'Main Tera Hero' promotions March 6, 2014

    Varun Dhawan and Nargis Fakhri's crackling on and off screen chemistry has become the talk of the town. The two actors, who are currently busy promoting their upcoming film 'Main Tera Hero', were seen taking their chemistry to another level. Varun Dhawan sat on Nargis Fakhri's lap while the two...
  • e Lounge: Ileana D'cruz, Varun Dhawan talk all about 'Main Tera Hero' January 30, 2014

    Directed by David Dhawan, 'Main Tera Hero', starring Varun Dhawan, Ileana D'Cruz and Nargis Fakhri, is a romantic comedy. In an interview to CNN-IBN, the actors talked about the film and their chemistry behind the camera. The film is set to be released on April 4. ...
  • Comedy is in my blood, I have inherited it: Varun Dhawan January 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Newcomer Varun Dhawan, who will be seen in his filmmaker father David Dhawan's 'Main Tera Hero', says comedy is in blood. Comedy king David Dhawan successfully tickled the funny bone of the audience with films like 'Biwi No 1', 'Hero No 1', 'Coolie No 1', 'Partner' and others. Now, Varun...
  • 'Main Tera Hero' trailer: Finally! Varun Dhawan stars in dad's comedy film January 23, 2014

    Varun Dhawan has finally united with his father onscreen and will be soon seen in romantic comedy film 'Main Tera Hero'. After the release of the posters, the makers are out with the trailer of the film. Directed by David Dhawan, the film also stars Nargis Fakhri, Ileana D'Cruz, Arunoday...
  • 'Main Tera Hero' first look: It's Varun Dhawan's time to excel as a solo hero January 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The makers of 'Main Tera Hero' have revealed the first look of the film. Directed by David Dhawan, the film features Varun Dhawan, Ileana D'Cruz and Nargis Fakhri in the lead roles. Trade analyst and film journalist Taran Adarsh tweeted the first poster of the film, which is...
  • 'Main Tera Hero' first look: Varun Dhawan to play a college student again? December 18, 2013

    Varun Dhawan, who won critical acclaim for his performance in Bollywood debut 'Student of the Year', will now be seen in father David Dhawan's film. Yes, the actor is currently busy with upcoming action comedy 'Mai Tera Hero'. The actor will be seen performing stunts in the film. Is reports...
  • One should experience everything: Nargis Fakhri on bikini shots November 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Nargis Fakhri had no qualms in donning a bikini in her upcoming film 'Main Tera Hero' as she considers it a part of her acting experience. The 34-year-old actress, whose role of a war correspondent in her last film 'Mardas Cafe' opposite John Abraham was appreciated,...
  • Main Tera Hero: I made some real friends during the shoot, says Nargis October 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Shooting for David Dhawan's 'Main Tera Hero' has been quite an experience for actress Nargis Fakhri. She is missing the team, and says she made good friends during the film's shoot. "I'm missing the cast and crew of 'Main Tera Hero'. It's so sad when films end. But I...
  • 'Main Tera Hero' stars Varun Dhawan, Nargis Fakhri enjoy shooting in Bangkok October 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Actors Varun Dhawan and Nargis Fakhri have been busy with a shooting schedule of 'Main Tera Hero' in Bangkok, and the duo agrees that it has been an enjoyable experience. The schedule of the David Dhawan directorial will end Monday. "Last day on set of 'Main Tera Hero'. So sad...Loved...
  • I am fine, clarifies David Dhawan from Bangkok October 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Laughing away reports that he collapsed on location in Bangkok while shooting for 'Main Tera Hero', director David Dhawan says he is in perfect health and in no mood to hang up his boots. Speaking from the location David said: "I don't know why everyone is so eager to see...