Govinda

  • Manchow Rap: What is Ranveer Singh's new song all about? August 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Ranveer Singh, the brand ambassador for Ching's Secret, has belted out 'Manchow Rap' in a music video to promote the brand that produces a wide range of Chinese food ingredients. Ranveer, who has crooned for his film 'Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl' in the past, has now written and crooned...
  • 'Holiday' review: There is a consistent slickness in action scenes and occasional suspense too June 7, 2014

    Cast: Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha, Govinda Director: AR Murgadoss In an important scene in Holiday, Akshay Kumar, playing a military secret agent, assembles a squad of eleven army men, and together they follow around a band of terrorists through the crowded city, tracking their every move. Akshay and his team keep a...
  • Snapshot: Salman Khan shares photos of his 'partner' on Twitter, hints at doing a film with Govinda June 6, 2014

    For years there have been several reports suggesting the fallout between stars Salman Khan and Govinda. The reason? Salman 'Dabangg' Khan not promoting Govinda's daughter Narmadaa about two years back. If recent reports are to be believed, Salman and Govinda have patched up. Not only was Salman's car seen parked...
  • Narendra Modi or Arvind Kejriwal, who will be the next 'Banarasi Babu' after Dev Anand and Govinda? May 12, 2014

    As two of India's top contenders for the Prime Minister's post battle it out at Varanasi, both reaching out to the city's residents through impassioned speeches and pitches, we would like to remind you who the real 'Banarasi Babu' of Bollywood were. Govinda and Dev Anand played the titular role in...
  • I am a masses actor, not made by the critics: Govinda May 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Govinda may have scaled the success graph during his prime and won the epithet 'King of Comedy', but he was never the critics' favourite. But the actor dismisses it saying his fate was decided by the masses not scribes. "Govinda is not made by critics. I have been the hero...
  • Has Govinda's daughter Narmada really refused 30 films in three years? April 26, 2014

    Tampa Bay: Actor Govinda's wife Sunita, who accompanied her husband to International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) 2014, says that her daughter Narmada has refused 30 films in three years. Narmada has been planning to make her debut for a long time and when asked when will she be launched, Sunita said:...
  • I'll ask my wife before doing a sex comedy: Govinda April 26, 2014

    Tampa Bay: Bollywood's undisputed king of comedy, actor Govinda, has nothing against sex comedies, which are a trend in tinsel towns nowadays. However, whether he will be part of such a project or not is a decision he would want to consult his wife for. Asked about his take on sex...
  • 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...
  • Govinda: Grateful to younger actors who copy my style February 17, 2014

    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 Govinda...
  • 'Holiday' trailer: Akshay Kumar plays an undercover agent February 12, 2014

    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 February 7, 2014

    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 come...
  • Ranveer Singh overwhelmed after working with Govinda in 'Kill Dil' January 8, 2014

    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 with...
  • Ranbir Kapoor excited to work with Govinda in 'Jagga Jasoos' October 28, 2013

    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 film...
  • Was ghost writer in many of my super hits: Govinda October 15, 2013

    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' October 8, 2013

    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 perfect time...
  • Phata Poster Nikhla Hero: Shahid reminds Raveena of Govinda September 15, 2013

    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 tracks...
  • Salman Khan to celebrate Ganesh Chaturthi at sister's house? September 9, 2013

    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 20. If...
  • Vinay Pathak turns TV show host with 'Har Ghar Kuch Kehta Hai' September 4, 2013

    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 help...
  • Will wholesale changes give Indian hockey the right end of the stick? July 25, 2013

    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 June 10, 2013

    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' - meaning...
  • Everybody wants to dance like Govinda: Riteish Deshmukh May 28, 2013

    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 what...
  • Telugu review: 'Sukumarudu' is a melodramatic entertainer May 12, 2013

    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, makes an...
  • 'Chashme Baddoor': Lead pair fly to Dubai for promotions April 5, 2013

    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...
  • Missed Govinda at 'Chashme Baddoor' shoot: David Dhawan March 17, 2013

    Mumbai: David Dhawan, who churned out a string of hits with Govinda, says his bonding with the actor was the best and he missed him while shooting for 'Chashme Baddoor' remake. Dhawan-Govinda duo rose in the film firmament with blockbusters 'Shola Aur Shabnam', 'Aankhen', 'Coolie No 1', 'Hero No 1', among...
  • Govinda may do a cameo in 'Aankhen' sequel: Nihalani February 3, 2013

    Mumbai: 'Aankhen' was one of Govinda's biggest hits. After two decades, producer Pahlaj Nihalani is coming out with a sequel to the super hit comedy and says that the Bollywood funny man may do a cameo in it. To be directed by Anees Bazmee, the sequel is tentatively titled 'Aankhen...
  • Italian marines row kept Kerala in news in 2012 December 19, 2012

    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 UDF...
  • Govinda: Narmada is still waiting for right script December 8, 2012

    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...