Govinda

  • Main Tera Hero: 14 corny dialogues that transport you to David Dhawan-Govinda era of the 1990s 04-04-2014 11:49 AM

    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 be....
  • Govinda: Grateful to younger actors who copy my style 17-02-2014 12:30 PM

    Mumbai: Ranveer Singh is an unabashed fan of senior actor Govinda and he has often copied his style for songs and performances. Govinda says he is grateful to such young talents who feel his inimitable dancing style is worth being imitated. Ranveer is getting a chance to match steps with...
  • 'Holiday' trailer: Akshay Kumar plays an undercover agent 12-02-2014 03:13 PM

    New Delhi: AR Murugadoss, the director of Aamir Khan starrer 'Ghajini' is back with 'Holiday' featuring Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha in the lead roles. The film is about a group of terrorists who want to disturb the country's peaceful political scenario. The film is scheduled to be released on...
  • Ranveer Singh: It's a dream come true to work with Govinda 07-02-2014 07:37 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Ranveer Singh, who will be seen with Govinda in his next film 'Kill Dil', says he is excited to do a dance number with the latter in the film. "I am very excited to work with Govinda and he is playing a negative role and its my dream...
  • Ranveer Singh overwhelmed after working with Govinda in 'Kill Dil' 08-01-2014 04:49 PM

    Mumbai: Ranveer Singh has teamed up with Govinda for 'Kill Dil' and says that the film is very special as he is working with his childhood idol in it. "I have started shooting for 'Kill Dil.' It's a very, very major deal for me to be sharing the screen space...
  • Ranbir Kapoor excited to work with Govinda in 'Jagga Jasoos' 28-10-2013 01:40 PM

    Mumbai: 'Jagga Jasoos' will bring together 1990s hit star Govinda, known for his dance and comic timing, and current heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor together on the screen as father-son and Ranbir is quite excited to see 'Hero No. 1' as his on-screen dad. Ranbir said: "I am very excited about the...
  • Was ghost writer in many of my super hits: Govinda 15-10-2013 03:56 PM

    Kolkata: Bollywood actor Govinda who has penned the lyrics for his second music album 'Gori Tere Naina', has claimed that he has ghost written many songs and dialogues of his earlier hits. "I always had a flow with dialogues and songs. You might not know it, but in many of...
  • Govinda to launch music album 'Gori Tere Naina' 08-10-2013 10:46 AM

    Mumbai: Govinda's music album 'Gori Tere Naina', which has a Navratri number, will be launched here Monday evening. Govinda has penned the songs while the music has been composed by Shamir Tandon. "There is a Navratri song and also a party song. Navratri festival is on so it is the...
  • Phata Poster Nikhla Hero: Shahid reminds Raveena of Govinda 15-09-2013 01:55 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Raveena Tandon is in love with 'Tu mere agal bagal hai' and says that the song, which features actor Shahid Kapoor, reminds her of actor Govinda's tracks. Raveena and Govinda acted in movies like 'Dulhe Raja' (1998), 'Rajaji' (1999) and 'Sandwich' (2006) and they featured in hit...
  • Salman Khan to celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi at sister's house? 09-09-2013 01:13 PM

    Mumbai: Superstar Salman Khan has been welcoming Lord Ganesh at his Bandra Galaxy apartment here. But after more than a decade, he will reportedly celebrate the Ganesh Chaturthi at his sister Arpita's apartment in Bandra, this year. The festival dedicated to Lord Ganesh starts Monday and will continue till Sep...
  • Vinay Pathak turns TV show host with 'Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai' 04-09-2013 12:30 AM

    Mumbai: Funnyman Vinay Pathak will host an upcoming TV show titled 'Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai' which will showcase the childhood homes of celebrities like veteran actress Waheeda Rehman and cricketer Irfan Pathan. To be aired on Colors, the show will take the celebrities down memory lane. Vinay's affable style...
  • Will wholesale changes give Indian hockey the right end of the stick? 25-07-2013 02:12 PM

    New selection panel. New chief coach. New national coach. New goalkeeping coach. New video analyst. Hockey India (HI) has been on an appointment drive over the last few weeks. The door was slammed on Michael Nobbs, while opened for quite a few, ranging from change in roles to fresh offer...
  • Every film need not convey a message: Riteish Deshmukh 10-06-2013 11:13 AM

    New Delhi: Although his first production venture, Marathi film 'Balak Palak', highlighted the importance of sex education among adolescents, actor-producer Riteish Deshmukh says it is not compulsory that all films should convey a message. His banner Mumbai Film Company is now working on another Marathi film titled 'Lai Bhaari' -...
  • Everybody wants to dance like Govinda: Riteish Deshmukh 28-05-2013 03:18 PM

    Mumbai: Actor-producer Riteish Deshmukh marvels at Govinda's dancing skills and says that he looks up to him as an inspiration. Riteish, currently seen as one of the judges on the dance reality show 'India's Dancing Superstar' (IDS), minces no words in praising Govinda and calls him a true superstar. "Sometimes...
  • Telugu review: 'Sukumarudu' is a melodramatic entertainer 12-05-2013 06:17 PM

    Cast: Aadi Pudipeddi, Nisha Aggarwal, Sharada, G Krishna, Chandra Mohan, Bhavna Ruparel, Srinivasa Avasarala, Brahmanandam, Maruthi Rao, Raghu Babu, Jayaprakash Reddy, Rao Ramesh and Tanikella Bharani Director: G Ashok Rating: 2.5 out 5 Some films take time to strike a chord with the audience, but 'Sukumarudu', about greedy NRI protagonist,...
  • 'Chashme Baddoor': Lead pair fly to Dubai for promotions 05-04-2013 01:09 PM

    To promote the film, as well as for its world premiere, the lead characters of the Hindi flick 'Chashme Baddoor', Taapsee and Siddharth will be flying to Dubai. The film, directed by David Dhawan, is a reinterpretation of the 'Chashme Buddoor' (Hindi), released in 1981. This movie is Taapsee's debut...
  • Italian marines row kept Kerala in news in 2012 19-12-2012 11:11 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: The incident of two Italian marines allegedly shooting dead two Indian fishermen off Kerala's coast in February and the subsequent legal and diplomatic issues made headlines throughout 2012, which also saw many developments on the state's political arena. Coming to power with a wafer-thin majority in 2011, the Congress-led...
  • Govinda: Narmada is still waiting for right script 08-12-2012 04:32 PM

    Mumbai: Govinda's daughter Narmada's Bollywood debut has always been the talk of the town, but nothing materialised. The veteran actor says she is still waiting for the right script to come her way. "Whenever anything is announced, I will let you know, we should not talk about it now. It...
  • 'Khiladi' or 'No. 1': Which franchise is bigger? 06-12-2012 01:14 PM

    New Delhi: It all started in early 1990s when director duo Abbas-Mustan thought of making a murder mystery with a newcomer Rajiv Hari Om Bhatia aka Akshay Kumar in the lead. The film 'Khiladi' (1992) worked well at the box office and gave Abbas-Mustan a solid foundation in the Hindi...
  • Kerala: CPM stalwart P Govinda Pillai is dead 23-11-2012 10:21 AM

    Thiruvananthapuram: Veteran CPM leader P Govinda Pillai passed away in a hospital here after age-related health problems, his family said on Friday. He was 86. Pillai, popularly known as PG, had been admitted to hospital about a week ago. The soft spoken ideologue of the Communist Party of India-Marxist, died...
  • In which Govinda gets a new biographer. The original Govinda

    Read Only |  Arunava Sinha
    The "Mahabharata" has long been a gold mine for Indian writers. The richly layered stories and enigmatic characters of the epic, which so effectively blurs...

  • Bollywood, please give us another Govinda

    Pentaprism |  Rohit Vats
    Find another Govinda or dancing will be reduced to mere exercising... Song 1: Chikni Chameli (Agneepath) Performer: Katrina Kaif First impression: What the hell ...

  • Book Extract: Dance of Govinda by Ashok Banker 20-12-2011 03:38 PM

    Ashok Banker's 'Dance of Govinda,' published by Harper Collins, was released recently. Here's an extract from it: The being that had once been Prince Kamsa towered over the city. He had expanded himself enough to be able to stand and gaze out at all Mathura. He surveyed his domain from...
  • Pooja anxious over dad's 'Bigg Boss' appearance 01-12-2011 03:34 PM

    Mumbai: As reported Mahesh Bhatt went inside 'Bigg Boss' house to sign Sunny Leone for his film 'Jism 2'. Meanwhile his daughter Pooja Bhatt stated on her micro-blogging site that she was a tad concerned about her father getting comfortable in the house. Sameera Reddy's special birthday gift for herself...