Emraan Hashmi

  • Emraan Hashmi to play modern day Natwarlal in next film 15-04-2014 06:32 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Emraan Hashmi would play a conman in masala thriller titled 'Raja Natwarlal'. The UTV Motion Pictures' movie captures the essence of Emraan's character in the film. "Ever since I heard this title, I have been after UTV to get it. It etches out my character perfectly and is...
  • Mr X: Emraan Hashmi will surprise you with his look in the film 19-02-2014 11:44 AM

    New Delhi: Emraan Hashmi has undergone a massive transformation for his upcoming fantasy-adventure film 'Mr X'. The film will be directed by Vikram Bhatt and it will present Emraan in a bald avatar. While the makers of the film contemplated on several looks for Emraan's character in the film, it...
  • First Look: It's scary! Emraan Hashmi looks creepy in Vikram Bhatt's 'Mr X' 18-02-2014 07:48 AM

    New Delhi: He has been donning different and striking looks in his films. But it is the bald avatar in his next horror film 'Mr X' which explains how determined he is to take up challenging roles. Vikram Bhatt's 'Mr X', which also features Amyra Dastur, will be made under...
  • Koffee With Karan: Emraan calls Aishwarya plastic, his kiss with Mallika Sherawat the worst 27-01-2014 01:44 PM

    New Delhi: Perhaps one of the most 'catty' episodes of Koffee With Karan season 4, director Karan Johar had Emraan Hashmi and Mahesh Bhatt sharing the couch and being rather vicious about their peers in the film industry. The nephew-uncle duo's rapid fire was perhaps the most interesting rapid fire...
  • Mohit Suri misses 'Awarapan' on his honeymoon 26-01-2014 01:52 PM

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Mohit Suri, currently celebrating his first anniversary with his wife Udita Goswami in Thailand, is missing the cast and crew of his 2007 movie 'Awarapan', which was shot there. "Back in Thailand. Memories of 'Awarapan' shoot. Emraan Hashmi, Salil Acharya, Vishal Mahadkar and Purab Kohli, miss you...
  • Emraan Hashmi's son likely to go abroad for chemotherapy 19-01-2014 01:15 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Emraan Hashmi's four-year-old son, who was diagnosed with first-stage cancer and underwent a surgery, is likely to go for chemotherapy sessions abroad. Ayan had a successful surgery on January 15 and is recovering after a malignant tumour was removed from his kidney. "He is likely to be discharged...
  • Flashback 2013: The best onscreen kisses of the year 31-12-2013 02:46 PM

    Mumbai: Call it the coming of age of Bollywood. But in 2013, more mainstream actors did lip-locks than in any recent year. Here's saluting the 10 best kisses of the year: Imran Khan-Anushka Sharma in 'Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola': This may have been the year of disasters for Imran...
  • Emraan Hashmi to play Mohammad Azharuddin in a biopic? 26-12-2013 03:51 PM

    New Delhi: If reports are to be believed then Emraan Hashmi is set to play ex-cricketer Mohammad Azharuddin in a biopic. The news has been doing rounds that Hashmi has been finalised as the lead by the makers of the film. It has been said that former India captain Azharuddin,...
  • Vishesh Films, Fox Star Studios announce 3 film deal 24-10-2013 11:52 AM

    Mumbai: Vishesh Films and Fox Star Studios have extended their association and announced a three film deal. The two leading production houses have delivered hit films like Vikram Bhatt's 'Raaz 3', 'Jannat 2' by Kunal Deshmukh debutant director Vishesh Bhatt 'Murder 3'. Now, they are coming together with three starkly...
  • I make films for Indian audiences, not Oscars: Mahesh Bhatt 17-10-2013 12:13 PM

    Kolkata: Filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt doesn't digress but drives the point straight home when quizzed about the Indian film industry not churning out Oscar-worthy movies. The noted director-writer-producer flatly says such awards are nothing more than marketing tools that fetch money. For Bhatt prefers to make films for India's cinemagoers and...
  • It was awkward to call Sanjay Dutt for 'Ungli' shoots: Rensil D'Silva 20-09-2013 04:07 PM

    Mumbai: Director Rensil D'Silva says it was not easy to direct Sanjay Dutt for upcoming film 'Ungli' at a time when the actor was getting ready to surrender and serve his remaining jail term in the 1993 bomb blasts case. "It's never easy when someone is going to jail and...
  • 'Once Upon Ay Time in Mumbai Dobaara' is like getting a root canal 15-08-2013 07:36 PM

    Cast: Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Imran Khan Director: Milan Luthria Characters in Hindi movies tend to be more nave than the audience that's watching them on screen. The audience will guess early on that the most earnest cop in the unit is the traitor who's been leaking information to the...
  • I don't follow industry rules, says Milan Luthria 11-08-2013 12:53 PM

    New Delhi: Be it casting Vidya Balan as sex siren Silk Smitha in 'The Dirty Picture' or helming Emraan Hashmi shed his serial kisser image in 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai', director Milan Luthria says he loves casting his actors against their established image. Luthria, who has made eight...
  • Can 'BA Pass' bring in some sense to Bollywood erotic thrillers? 05-08-2013 09:53 AM

    New Delhi: Erotica, in a nutshell, is such a piece of art which has the potential of sexually arousing the consumers, spectators in our case. There have always been two very distinct ways of seeing an erotica. You either judge the art scenario by taking a look at an erotica...
  • Might get Hollywood technicians for 'Mr. X': Mukesh Bhatt 28-07-2013 10:51 AM

    Mumbai: Technicians behind the special effects of international superhero flick 'The Wolverine' might pitch in to add a Hollywood touch to Vishesh Films' forthcoming 3D film 'Mr. X' starring Emraan Hashmi. Filmmaker Mukesh Bhatt, who attended a special screening of the Hugh Jackman-starrer, made the revelation. "We have a strong...
  • Ajay Devgn and Emraan Hashmi to feature in OUATIMD as well? 26-07-2013 04:58 PM

    New Delhi: Balaji's keenly awaited Once Upon A Time In Mumbai Dobaara featuring Akshay Kumar, Imran Khan and Sonakshi Sinha may not star Ajay Devgn or Emraan Hashmi but the actors will find a special mention at the beginning of the film. Rarely do producers extend such gestures but Balaji...
  • Emraan Hashmi to play a conman again in 'Shatir' 20-07-2013 10:03 AM

    Mumbai: Emraan Hashmi is all set to play a conman again after 'Ghanchakkar' in Disney-UTV's upcoming project 'Shatir'. Emraan, 34, is re-teaming with his 'Jannat' director Kunal Deshmukh in the film, which also stars Paresh Rawal in a key role. A leading lady is yet to be finalised for the...
  • Emraan is talented, I want to work with him: Remo D'Souza 17-07-2013 02:57 PM

    Mumbai: Ace choreographer-turned-director Remo D'Souza has expressed his desire to direct actor Emraan Hashmi. "I would like to work with Emraan. There is a plan but nothing is confirmed yet. After I finish work on my two films then I might start working on this," Remo told PTI. Presently, Remo...
  • Emraan Hashmi to star in 'Dil Hai Ki Maanta Nahi' remake 02-07-2013 05:13 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Emraan Hashmi will be stepping into the shoes of superstar Aamir Khan for the remake of 90s hit film 'Dil Hai Ki Maanta Nahi'. Mahesh Bhatt is remaking 'Dil Hai Ki Maanta Nahi', with Hashmi reprising Aamir's character. The original film, released in 1991, was directed by Bhatt...
  • 'Raanjhanaa', 'Ghanchakkar': Are character actors the new heroes? 02-07-2013 10:27 AM

    New Delhi: While watching the oh-so-slow 'Ghanchakkar', the only portions that seemed funny were the bits when actors Rajesh Sharma and Namit Das came on screen. The two actors played pivotal roles in Rajkumar Gupta's recent film which had actor Emraan Hashmi playing the lead role and Vidya Balan as...
  • 'Ghanchakkar' collects Rs 22.30 crore in the opening weekend 01-07-2013 05:26 PM

    New Delhi: Despite big stars like Vidya Balan and Emraan hashmi, Rajkumar Gupta's latest offering 'Ghanchakkar' has not been able to mint moolah at the box office. The film has been able to collect Rs 22.30 crore in three days of the release of the film. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh...
  • I would love to cast Pooja Bhatt: Shagufta Rafique 30-06-2013 04:28 PM

    Mumbai: Writer Shagufta Rafique says her directorial debut, tentatively titled 'Rose', will probably be produced by Pooja Bhatt. She also reveals that she is keen to work with Ajay Devgn or Emraan Hashmi in her maiden venture. "Pooja is thrilled about my debut project and she had liked the script....
  • 'Ghanchakkar' collects Rs 14.5 crore in two days 30-06-2013 02:04 PM

    New Delhi: Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi's new film 'Ghanchakkar' might not have good reviews from critics but the audience is still making its way to see the popular Jodi on screen once again. Within two days of its release, the film has been able to collect Rs 14.5 crore...
  • Vidya Balan has done a fantastic job in 'Ghanchakkar': Kunaal Roy Kapur 30-06-2013 12:22 AM

    New Delhi: A few minutes into the conversation with actor Kunaal Roy Kapur and we fathom the reason why he can have everyone bust a gut laughing. While there is no doubt about his refined acting skills, it is his well-timed and well-crafted jokes, which make Kunaal a cut above...
  • 'Ghanchakkar' earns Rs 7.2 crore on the opening day 29-06-2013 01:33 PM

    New Delhi: Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi's last film 'The Dirty Picture' had set the cash registers ringing with their power-packed performances and some crackling chemistry. But their latest 'Ghanchakkar' seems to have got just an average response at the box office on the opening day. The film is able...
  • 'Ghanchakkar' review: A lazily scripted film that leaves you bored and searching for the exit 28-06-2013 11:12 PM

    Cast: Vidya Balan, Emran Hashmi Director: Raj Kumar Gupta The mystery in 'Ghanchakkar' involves the whereabouts of a suitcase containing stolen cash. Yet, a harder puzzle to crack is figuring out just how so many talented people could make such a disappointing film. 'No One Killed Jessica' director Raj Kumar...
  • 'Ghanchakkar' Tweet Review: First day, first show 28-06-2013 09:44 AM

    The last time Vidya Balan and Emraan Hashmi worked together in a film, the film ('The Dirty Picture') went on to become one of the biggest grossers of 2011. The film also catapulted Vidya Balan into the superstar league. The two actors, with some superhit films tucked neatly under their...
  • If I stop taking risks in my career, I will crumble: Emraan Hashmi 27-06-2013 05:56 PM

    New Delhi: Emraan Hashmi has gradually established himself as a leading Bollywood star and he says it was taking big risks and sticking with them that has brought him success. In his decade-long career, the 34-year-old actor moved on from doing repetitive roles in the initial years of his career...
  • 'Ghanchakkar' is not just about Vidya or Emraan' 27-06-2013 02:22 PM

    New Delhi: He created a stir with his very first film 'Aamir'. His second film 'No One Killed Jessica' unscathed old wounds with its realistic approach and now Rajkumar Gupta comes back with a quirky, situational comedy called 'Ghanchakkar'. Having directed and written realistic films like Aamir and NOKJ, was...
  • Kapil Sharma: I wanted to do something different 27-06-2013 10:37 AM

    Mumbai: Audiences are invited to participate in 'Comedy Nights With Kapil' and comedian Kapil Sharma says that is the USP of his maiden production venture. "My show has audience participation. This is my show's USP. I have also brought in theatre in the show. There is drama before interval, then...