Irrfan

  • Kangana Ranaut and Irrfan Khan to feature in country's first Indo-French production 'Divine Lovers' 3 days ago

    New Delhi: Director Sai Kabir's upcoming film, Divine Lovers, has officially qualified as a French film following a green light from the French Film Commission. The commissioner, Franck Priot, has become a mentor for the film and for the director himself. What this means for the film is that Divine...
  • Irrfan Khan, Tillotama Shome win best actor award for 'Qissa' in Australia July 4, 2014

    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 the...
  • Confirmed! Shoojit Sircar's 'Piku' gets a release date June 23, 2014

    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 August...
  • 'The Xpose' review: A wooden Himesh Reshammiya makes a caricature of '60s thrillers May 18, 2014

    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 background score makes...
  • It's been my dream to work with Amitabh Bachchan: Jisshu Sengupta May 13, 2014

    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 in...
  • After Namesake, Irrfan Khan to team up with director Mira Nair for a dance film? April 30, 2014

    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 'The...
  • Divine Lovers: Sai Kabir announces next project starring Kangana Ranaut, Irrfan Khan April 29, 2014

    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. It...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Aamir Khan voted the best actor of 2013 for 'Dhoom 3' April 21, 2014

    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...
  • Acting takes precedence for filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia April 10, 2014

    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 more....
  • I have tried to emulate Pran in 'The Xpose': Yo Yo Honey Singh April 7, 2014

    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 coming...
  • I have no regrets about the films that I have worked in: Irrfan Khan April 6, 2014

    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 April 6, 2014

    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'. Here...
  • Dhoni wins 2014 Asian award for outstanding achievement in sports April 5, 2014

    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 ICC...
  • First look: Himesh Reshammiya and Honey Singh take a trip back to the '60s in 'The Xpose' April 4, 2014

    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' April 1, 2014

    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 March 28, 2014

    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 in...
  • When you play Hamlet you realise what a complex part it is: Shahid Kapoor March 20, 2014

    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...
  • Amitabh Bachchan, Irrfan Khan to work together in Shoojit Sircar's 'Piku' February 17, 2014

    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....
  • Gunday: 11 steamy lines that transport you to 70s Calcutta February 15, 2014

    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 February 15, 2014

    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 in place....
  • 'Gunday' Tweet Review: First day, first show February 14, 2014

    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...
  • e Lounge Unwind: Arjun, Ranveer, and Priyanka talk about 'Gunday' February 8, 2014

    Directed by Ali Abbas Zafar, 'Gunday', starring Ranveer Singh, Arjun Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra and Irrfan Khan, is an action-crime-thriller film. In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN's entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, the actors talked about the film and the events behind the camera. The film is set to be released...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: The Best Actor race is not easy for Aamir Khan February 6, 2014

    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? February 2, 2014

    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 it...
  • Pooja Bhatt's fight for 'Rog' obscenity case continues January 28, 2014

    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 an...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Actor January 24, 2014

    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 January 19, 2014

    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...