Irrfan

  • Irrfan Khan, Tillotama Shome win best actor award for 'Qissa' in Australia 04-07-2014 09:12 AM

    New Delhi/Queensland: Indian actors Irrfan Khan and Tillotama Shome were named the best actors at the recently concluded International Film Festival of Queensland (IFFQ) in Australia, for their performances in 'Qiss'. The movie also won the best director award for Geneva-based Anup Singh. IIFQ concluded Wednesday with the announcement of...
  • Confirmed! Shoojit Sircar's 'Piku' gets a release date 23-06-2014 04:14 PM

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Shoojit Sircar's next directorial "Piku" starring megastar Amitabh Bachchan, Deepika Padukone and Irrfan Khan will hit the screens April 30, 2015. The first schedule of MSM Motion Pictures, Saraswati Entertainment Creations Limited (SECL), Sircar and Ronnie Lahiri's Rising Sun Films' project will go on the floors in...
  • 'The Xpose' review: A wooden Himesh Reshammiya makes a caricature of '60s thrillers 17-05-2014 12:19 PM

    Cast: Himesh Reshammiya, Zoya Afroz, Ananth Mahadevan, Yo Yo Honey Singh, Sonali Raut, Irrfan Khan, Adil Hussain, Bharat Dhabolkar, Jesse Randhawa, Rajesh Sharma Director: Ananth Mahadevan Rating: 1.5/5 What genre does a film fall in, if the hero always enters a scene in slow-motion? And what if the accompanying ear-splitting...
  • It's been my dream to work with Amitabh Bachchan: Jisshu Sengupta 13-05-2014 10:55 AM

    Mumbai: Shoojit Sircar's next film "Piku", which already has a formidable cast of Amitabh Bachchan, Irrfan Khan and Deepika Padukone, just got more interesting. It now stars Bengali star Jisshu Sengupta in the romantic lead opposite Deepika. Jisshu, who made his Bollywood debut opposite Ileana D'Cruz in a guest appearance...
  • After Namesake, Irrfan Khan to team up with director Mira Nair for a dance film? 30-04-2014 06:22 PM

    Mumbai: Brilliant actor Irrfan and internationally renowned US-based Indian director Mira Nair are likely to again team up for 'The Bengali Detective', a film about a middle-aged detective in Kolkata who is keen to learn contemporary dancing. The two share a mutual admiration for ever since they created magic in...
  • Divine Lovers: Sai Kabir announces next project starring Kangana Ranaut, Irrfan Khan 29-04-2014 12:47 PM

    Mumbai: After playing the startling female lead of 'Revolver Rani', Kangana Ranaut is all set to do another film with the movie's director Sai Kabir. The new project, titled 'Divine Lovers', will also feature Irrfan Khan. "I'm doing a film called 'Divine Lovers' with Kangana and Irrfan in the lead....
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Aamir Khan voted the best actor of 2013 for 'Dhoom 3' 21-04-2014 11:40 AM

    New Delhi: Well, the results are in, and it seems we still haven't had enough of the rugged, muscular hero. And the winner of the IBN Live Movie Award for Best Actor is -- Aamir Khan for 'Dhoom 3'. If there is any actor who has proved 'typecasting' is an...
  • Acting takes precedence for filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia 10-04-2014 02:29 PM

    Mumbai: For the next one month and more, filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia will completely turn into an actor. He will be shooting for two projects every day. "I am reviving the days of Shashi Kapoor and Govinda who did more than one shift per day. No actor does double shifts any...
  • I have tried to emulate Pran in 'The Xpose': Yo Yo Honey Singh 07-04-2014 02:50 PM

    Mumbai: Rapper-composer Yo Yo Honey Singh, who is making his acting debut with the film 'The Xpose', says he has a small negative role in the movie and that he has tried to copy legendary actor Pran in it. "My role in this film is like a cameo, I am...
  • I have no regrets about the films that I have worked in: Irrfan Khan 06-04-2014 04:28 PM

    New Delhi: Actor Irrfan Khan, who is playing a significant role in the fourth installment of the Jurassic Park film series titled 'Jurassic World', will begin shooting the much anticipated movie in Hawaii. "The film will be produced by Steven Spielberg and directed by Colin Trevorrow. The first schedule of...
  • 5 hilarious dialogues from Himesh Reshammiya's 'The Xpose' that may give you a stomach ache 06-04-2014 03:48 PM

    Fireworks in the sky, women are gyrating at decadent parties and the men sipping drinks wearing sharp suits and bow ties. Add to it weirdly rhyming, super cheesy dialogues, and this is what the Bollywood of the '60s looks like in the trailer of Himesh Reshammiya's latest film 'The Xpose'....
  • Dhoni wins 2014 Asian award for outstanding achievement in sports 05-04-2014 10:42 AM

    London: On a roll in the ongoing World Twenty20 where his team have entered the final, Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni has another reason to smile as he has won the 2014 Asian award for outstanding achievement in sports in London. Dhoni, currently in Bangladesh leading India in the...
  • First look: Himesh Reshammiya and Honey Singh take a trip back to the '60s in 'The Xpose' 04-04-2014 09:40 AM

    There are fireworks in the sky, women are gyrating at decadent parties and the men are sipping drinks wearing sharp suits and bow ties. This is what the Bollywood of the '60s looks like, in Himesh Reshammiya's latest film 'The Xpose'. The film, which has been produced by Vipin Reshammiya...
  • After 'Spiderman', Irrfan Khan to work in 'Jurassic World' 01-04-2014 05:49 PM

    Mumbai: Accomplished actor Irrfan Khan will spend the rest of this year living out of a suitcase as he will be shooting for two films - 'Jurassic World' and 'Piku'. This week he leaves for the US to begin shooting for Colin Trevorrow-directed fourth part of the phenomenal 'Jurassic Park'...
  • Irrfan Khan bags top honour at Asian Film Awards 28-03-2014 05:52 PM

    Macau: Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan was handed over the trophy for best actor at the eighth edition of Asian Film Awards (AFA) held here. Irrfan, who has displayed his acting prowess in films like 'Maqbool', 'Life Of Pi' and 'Paan Singh Tomar', won the best actor award for his role...
  • When you play Hamlet you realise what a complex part it is: Shahid Kapoor 20-03-2014 03:39 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor, who just wrapped up the shooting of his upcoming film 'Haider', says it was one of the most challenging movies of his career. 'Haider', which is an adaptation of Shakespearean tragedy Hamlet stars Shahid, 33, in the titular role opposite newbie actress Shraddha Kapoor. The Vishal...
  • Amitabh Bachchan, Irrfan Khan to work together in Shoojit Sircar's 'Piku' 17-02-2014 08:05 AM

    New Delhi: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan and 'The Lunchbox' star Irrfan Khan are all set to share the screen space together in Shoojit Sircar's film 'Piku'. Irrfan, 47, who was in the capital to shoot a film, said he is looking forward to work with Bachchan for the first time. "I...
  • Gunday: 11 steamy lines that transport you to 70s Calcutta 15-02-2014 10:41 AM

    New Delhi: You can always cinema halls to be houseful on Valentine's Day. The chances of happening so increase many times if the film is releasing on that very day that is February 14. Everything seemed working in favour of 'Gunday'. It had a good starcast, satisfactory screen presence and...
  • 'Gunday' review: It's certainly a case of potential squandered 14-02-2014 11:00 PM

    Cast: Ranveer Singh, Arjun Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra, Irrfan, Saurabh Shukla, Pankaj Tripathi, Manu Rishi Director: Ali Abbas Zafar The nostalgia that Gunday evokes is unmistakably 70s Bollywood. From its best-friends-versus-the-world premise to clap-trap dialogues delivered with clenched teeth and flared nostrils, to the messy hand-to-hand fight scenes...the ingredients are certainly...
  • 'Gunday' Tweet Review: First day, first show 14-02-2014 09:57 AM

    New Delhi: Director Ali Abbas Zafar's 'Gunday' started making heads turn with its very first trailer. The film has an impressive star-cast which comprises of Priyanka Chopra, Ranveer Singh, Arjun Kapoor and Irrfan Khan. With such an ensemble cast, the audience can always hope for a good film, but sometimes...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: The Best Actor race is not easy for Aamir Khan 06-02-2014 10:53 AM

    New Delhi: When we decided to come up with our own film ratings and top performers of the year 2013 awards, we little anticipated that this will get so much attention from our readers. We are thankful for your co-operation and participation, but it's not over yet, in fact, we...
  • Haider: Was Irrfan Khan really attacked in Kashmir? 02-02-2014 02:21 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Irrfan Khan, who was reportedly attacked with a kangri (pot filled with hot coal) in Kashmir recently while shooting with actor Shahid Kapoor for Vishal Bharadwaj's 'Haider', says the incident didn't instil fear in him. "The kangri didn't hit either of us. So, I can't really say whether...
  • Pooja Bhatt's fight for 'Rog' obscenity case continues 28-01-2014 05:55 PM

    Mumbai: Pooja Bhatt's 'Rog' released in 2005, but complications regarding the obscenity case against its poster continues. The filmmaker is still "waiting for an order" on the concerned case even though the poster has received a no objection certificate (NOC) from "all concerned". "At my now regular haunt-court. Waiting for...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Actor 24-01-2014 04:11 PM

    New Delhi: It is time we move over the 'typical' filmy hero we have grown so used to watching in Hindi film. Yes, he has invariably wowed everyone with his ability to combat over 50 goons at one time and impressed off his lady love with witty and quirky one...
  • Indian cinema is far from reality, says Irrfan Khan 19-01-2014 07:50 AM

    New Delhi: Actor Irrfan feels Bollywood is not the reflection of a cinema which is connected to reality. "Indian cinema is far from reality. It is just about the dream world and hence hard hitting issues are not usually raised," Irrfan said. "But in the past few years Bollywood has...
  • Shah Rukh Khan is going to rule Bollywood in 2014: IBNLive poll 18-01-2014 03:56 PM

    New Delhi: Shah Rukh Khan emerged as the actor who is going to rule the Hindi film industry in 2014. He received the maximum number of votes in a poll titled 'Which Khan do you think will rule Bollywood in 2014?', conducted by IBNLive. He fetched the attention of 48.27...
  • Irrfan: People have angst against the system 18-01-2014 10:16 AM

    Jaipur: Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan Friday refused to comment on the growing popularity of the Aam Aadmi Party (AAP) but admitted that people want change and there was angst all over the world. "I will not comment on the AAP but I can say that people have angst against the...
  • Priyanka Chopra skipped Golden Globe Awards, but attended all the parties 16-01-2014 03:17 PM

    Actress Priyanka Chopra skipped the 71st Golden Globe Awards held in Los Angeles despite being in the city. The Bollywood diva said she was busy working on her own album and therefore did not attend the event, although she enjoyed the all parties held during the coveted award show. "I...
  • I feel privileged and blessed: Irrfan Khan on getting the right roles 14-01-2014 07:27 AM

    Mumbai: Irrfan Khan, who recently turned 47, bends rules this year and is all set to throw a bash as soon as his friends are back in town. He feels there's a lot to celebrate this year. "Last year was very satisfying for me. 'The Lunchbox' got me trmenedous praise....
  • Poll: Which Khan do you think will rule Bollywood in 2014? 13-01-2014 05:31 PM

    The biggest films of 2014 - 'Happy New Year', 'Jai Ho' and 'Peekay' - will be the ones starring the top three Khans - Shah Rukh, Salman and Aamir. The most anticipated 'Peekay' is being directed by Rajkumar Hirani, known for his sensible and thoroughly entertaining line of films. It...