Fukrey

  • Richa Chadha teams up with Kalki Koechlin for a new play May 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Richa Chadha and Kalki Koechlin will soon be seen in a film based on travel and a coming-of-age story titled 'Jiah aur Jiah'. But before the audiences get to see them on the big screen, the two actresses have joined hands for a play. Richa and Kalki will play lead...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Supriya Pathak voted best actress in a supporting role, Aamir Khan best actor in a negative role April 22, 2014

    New Delhi: Aamir Khan and Deepika Padukone topped an IBNLive cinema poll to be crowned the Best Actor and Actress of last year, clearly indicating that the veteran actors continue to be Bollywood trusted, main draw despite a host of talented new stars redefining cinema each day. In response to an...
  • Pulkit Samrat's 'O Teri': Tweet review March 30, 2014

    'Fukrey' star Pulkit Samrat is back in a Hindi comedy 'O Teri' which has been produced by Atul Agnihotri. The actor, who is close to Salman Khan, had consulted the star before he signed the film. As he said in one of his interviews, he met the star, discussed the...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Screenplay January 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Editing January 25, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • Thoda sa hatke: 10 films you need to watch this year to restore your faith in Hindi cinema December 21, 2013

    New Delhi: The year enjoyed its big-ticket movies like 'Chennai Express' and 'Krrish 3' at the Bollywood box office, but it also welcomed small wonders. High on content and performances, acclaimed films like 'Ship Of Theseus' and 'The Lunchbox' not only exhibited the zest and zeal of filmmakers, but also...
  • Bollywood's surprise hits of 2013 December 30, 2013

    New Delhi: While roping in popular names is the most reliable way for films to rake in the moolah, 2013 saw several projects that featured new faces and didn't rely on typical an cliched elements to churn out box office hits. We bring to you a list of films that...
  • Vishakha Singh: It's important to do what you completely believe in October 21, 2013

    New Delhi: Vishakha Singh is in no hurry to sign films and fill up her kitty. Game for any genre, the actress would take up projects that would offer her meatier roles. Active in Telugu and Tamil films, Vishakha also featured in Hindi films like 'Khelein Hum Jee Jaan Sey', 'Fukrey'...
  • I was never considered a beauty: Vishakha Singh October 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Vishakha Singh, who has recently featured in films like 'Fukrey' and 'Ankur Arora Murder Case', says she was never considered to be beautiful during her growing up days. Despite her belief, the actress was recently awarded the best smile award by Elle Magazine here. "While growing up, I was never...
  • Fast and Furious 7: It's just a cameo, says Ali Fazal September 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Ali Fazal admits that bagging a role in 'Fast and Furious 7' is a 'huge opportunity', but says he isn't going gaga over it. "I feel lucky and happy to be part of this film. It's a cameo and I have just a small work in it, but still...
  • I want to be a family entertainer: Pulkit Samrat September 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Newcomer Pulkit Samrat says he prefers to star in family entertainers in order to cater to fans of all age group. The 29-year-old actor made his Bollywood debut last year with comedy film 'Bittoo Boss'. He followed it up with Farhan Akhtar's fun, youth-based movie 'Fukrey' this year,...
  • Dance film, shy characters on Richa Chadda's wish list August 18, 2013

    Mumbai: After working in crime thriller 'Gangs of Wasseypur' and comedies like 'Fukrey', Richa Chadda is eager to work in a dance film. "I am really looking forward to play a role in a dance film... I have a dance background and no one has exploited that till now," Richa told...
  • Ishqeria: Richa Chadda desperate for an image makeover August 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Richa Chadda has till now played the loud and bold girl on screen. With new movies 'BAD' and 'Ishqeria', she is ready to break her image with the role of a shy and conservative girl. Richa's acting talent has been widely appreciated in films like 'Gangs of Wasseypur'...
  • Bollywood's mid-year report card: Top 21 songs of 2013 July 7, 2013

    New Delhi: The super success of Bhatt camp's 'Aashiqui 2' and Vikramaditya Motwane's 'Lootera' will help the Hindi film industry in going back to the era of melodious music. In our section of mid-year Bollywood report card, we have compiled a list of top 21 superhit songs of 2013 so...
  • I'm stressed as people have more expectations from me: Pulkit Samrat July 5, 2013

    Mumbai: The success of 'Fukrey' has actor Pulkit Samrat stressed as he is now worried about the increased expectations and pressures from audiences. Directed by Mrighdeep Singh Lamba, the film also stars Manjot Singh, Ali Fazal, Richa Chadda and Vishakha Singh. "I am stressed as people now have more expectations from us....
  • Are the makers planning a sequel to 'Fukrey'? July 3, 2013

    Mumbai: 'Fukrey' actor Ali Fazal hints about a sequel to Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani's small-budget production venture. At the success party of 'Fukrey' Tuesday, when asked where does he see the celebrations going, Fazal said: "I think till 'Fukrey 2'." "Well, not right now but the demand is such that we...
  • 'Fukrey' took Shah Rukh back to his younger days July 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani's small-budget production 'Fukrey' has been declared a hit and Ali Fazal, seen in an important role in the film, reveals that the film took superstar Shah Rukh Khan back to his younger days. Directed by Mrighdeep Singh Lamba, the film came out June 14 and...
  • TV actors finally crossover into Bollywood June 17, 2013

    Mumbai: There was a time TV actors found it hard to establish a foothold among the stars of Bollywood, but the tide has turned and the likes of Prachi Desai and Sushant Singh Rajput have blazed a trail in filmdom. Here's looking at actors who have lately made the crossover without...
  • 'Fukrey' transported me back to my Delhi days: Shah Rukh Khan June 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Watching fun-filled youth-based film 'Fukrey' took superstar Shah Rukh Khan down memory lane. He has heaped praises on the movie's cast and director Mrighdeep Singh Lamba. "Mrigh, way to go. Transported me back to Delhi days. Varun (Sharma), Pulkit (Samrat), Manjot (Singh), Ali (Fazal), Pankaj (Tripathi), Richa (Chadda) and all...
  • 'Fukrey' collects Rs 9.82 crore in the opening weekend June 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Despite no big stars except for Richa Chadda, Mrighdeep Lamba's recent release 'Fukrey' has still managed to set the cash registers ringing at the box office. The film has already collected Rs 9.82 crore in the opening weekend. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#Fukrey collected approx Rs...
  • 'Fukrey' earns Rs 5.72 crore in two days June 16, 2013

    New Delhi: It seems director Mrighdeep Singh Lamba's 'Fukrey' is receiving the positive word of mouth publicity. The business of the film on Saturday escalated and is likely to be better on Sunday. Trade analyst and film critic Taran Adarsh tweeted about the film's collection on the first two days...
  • I trust easily and get cheated often: Richa Chadda June 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Richa Chadda does not feel any limitation as an actress, but she says as a person, she ends up trusting people easily and often gets cheated. "My limitations are as a person. I am a person before being an actess, so as a person, I am very trusting. I...
  • Richa Chadda was the perfect choice for Bholi Punjaban: Farhan Akhtar June 15, 2013

    Mumbai: 'Fukrey' producer Farhan Akhtar says actress Richa Chadda fitted the character of Bholi Punjaban in the movie like a glove. "(Richa is) The perfect casting for this character. She is someone with a really strong personality, tremendous amount of character and a very strong sense of self belief. She has...
  • Now showing: Masand reviews 'Fukrey', Man of Steel' June 15, 2013

    This week CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Fukrey' and 'Man of Steel'. ...
  • 'Fukrey' review: Too many gags, not enough plot spoil the film June 15, 2013

    Cast: Pulkit Sharma, Varun Sharma, Richa Chadda Director: Mrigdeep Singh Lamba Four slackers in Delhi seeking fast cash make a deal with a ruthless don. But when things go wrong, as they inevitably do, they must pay the price for it. That familiar premise gets a fresh coat of paint in 'Fukrey',...
  • 'Fukrey' is unpretentious, honest and funny film: Richa Chadda June 14, 2013

    Actress Richa Chadda, seen in crime thriller 'Gangs Of Wasseypur', is set to play a mafia don in Farhan Akhtar's 'Fukrey'. Directed by debutant Mrigdeep Singh Lamba, 'Fukrey' is a buddy movie, revolving around Delhi-based youngsters and their life in high school and later, college. Richa has a significant...
  • Pulkit Samrat gets a second chance in Bollywood with 'Fukrey' June 14, 2013

    Actor Pulkit Samrat gets a second chance in Bollywood and will be next seen in this week's release 'Fukrey'. The actor says it was was the character of Bholi Punjaban played by Richa Chadha and the quirkiness of the script which inspired them to back this project. The movie is...
  • Friday Releases: 'Fukrey', 'Man of Steel' hit screens June 14, 2013

    The iconic super hero Superman is back, bigger and better than ever and flies into theatres this weekend with 'Man of Steel'. Meanwhile, for people who are looking for a fresh new comedy there's 'Fukrey', which is backed by Farhan Akhtar. ...
  • Richa Chadda: Why should actors' lives be treated as public property? June 14, 2013

    New Delhi: In her last film 'Gangs of Wasseypur', Richa Chadda wowed everyone with the effortlessness with which she spewed slang words. With such a stellar start to her professional life, this Stephenian (she studied at St. Stephen's College, DU) knows the worth of being irreplaceable to survive in the...
  • 'Fukrey' Tweet Review: First day, first show June 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood directors have found their new love in bromance and Mrigdeep Singh Lamba is no different. His new film 'Fukrey' is a story of four friends or fukras (jobless people) who aspire to enter college and constantly day dream about the same. But unlike the other directors, Mrigdeep sets...