Jimmy Shergill

  • 'Fugly' review: The film is neither thrilling nor stirring June 14, 2014

    Cast: Jimmy Shergill, Mohit Marwah, Kiara Advani, Vijender Singh and Arfi Lamba Director: Kabir Sadanand "Yeh Fugly Fugly kya hai?" goes the title song of director Kabir Sadanand's muddled film. It's also a question you ask yourself repeatedly as you leave the cinema after a viewing, still baffled by the wildly inconsistent...
  • When will the immensely talented actor Jimmy Shergill get the acclaim that he deserves? June 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Don't be fooled by his charming looks, his smooth creamy skin or his guileless grey eyes. The chocolate-boy demeanor of Bollywood actor Jimmy Shergill becomes almost meaningless in the latest release 'Fugly', when he dons the avatar of a crooked, ruthless Haryanvi 'thulla' (cop) in Delhi. There is something...
  • Jimmy Shergill wants to direct movies May 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Jimmy Shergill, who is appreciated for being in front of the camera, now wants to go behind it. "Direction is something that I love. It's the most fascinating thing ever. It's either being in front of the camera or behind the camera. If ever I become something apart from an...
  • Direction is something that I love; it's the most fascinating thing ever: Jimmy Shergill May 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Jimmy Shergill, who is appreciated for being in front of the camera, now wants to go behind it. "Direction is something that I love. It's the most fascinating thing ever. It's either being in front of the camera or behind the camera. If ever I become something apart from an...
  • Jimmy Shergill: Producing films was bad experience May 16, 2014

    Mumbai: One of the most talented actors Jimmy Shergill, who tried his hand at producing films in the Punjabi language, says the experience wasn't fruitful. Jimmy produced Punjabi films like "Dharti" and "Rangeelay". "I had a very bad experience producing films," Jimmy said and reasons that he strove for his level...
  • Director Kabir Sadanad feels Jimmy Shergill will give 'a new shade to villainy' in the upcoming film 'Fugly' May 10, 2014

    Mumbai: After playing a grey role in 'Tanu Weds Manu', actor Jimmy Shergill will now be seen playing an out-an-out negative role in Akshay Kumar's home production film 'Fugly'. "When I heard the narration, I could sense that the story was inspired from real life. It's an in your face kind...
  • I don't want to direct films, I am happy where I am: Akshay Kumar April 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Action star Akshay Kumar is busy producing films, but says he has no interest in donning a director's hat in the future. He was present at the trailer launch of the film 'Fugly', which he has produced with Ashwini Yardi under their Grazing Goat Pictures banner. Asked if he ever plans...
  • Snapshot: Akshay Kumar, Salman Khan shoot for the title song of 'Fugly' March 1, 2014

    Akshay Kumar and Salman Khan, who worked together in 2010 film 'Tees Maar Khan', yet again came together for the title song of 'Fugly'. The film is produced by Ashvini Yardi and Akshay Kumar. Yardi tweeted the pictures from the sets of the film. She wrote, "The big day draws...
  • 'Highway' takes lead at the Box Office, earns Rs 15 cr in four days February 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda-starrer 'Highway' may not be a big grosser at the box office, but it is shinning brighter than Jimmy Sheirgill's 'Darr@The Mall', say trade pundits The Imtiaz Ali directorial has collected around Rs.15 crore in India, leaving 'Darr@The Mall' far behind despite both films reportedly...
  • 'Darr@The Mall' review: It refuses to swim in a tide of hysterical terror February 22, 2014

    Cast: Jimmy Shergill, Nushrat Bharucha, Arif Zakaria Director: Pawan Kripalani Rating: 3 out of 5 It is easy to dismiss all films of the horror genre as surplus spook, more amusing and annoying than scary. Once in a while there comes a clutter-breaker among the harvest of scare fests that descend on us...
  • Horror genre hasn't caught up well in India: Jimmy Shergill February 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Jimmy Shergill, who will be seen in the soon-to-release horror film 'Darr @ The Mall', says there is a dearth of filmmakers who can do justice to the horror genre, which he feels has not caught up really well. "There are one or two people only in our film...
  • I am not considered a crowd puller: Jimmy Shergil February 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Jimmy Shergil says he is not under pressure to pull in the crowds for his forthcoming film 'Darr@ The Mall' because the script of the horror drama is so good that it will perform that role. He said: "It's a very unusual film and it's the script that made...
  • I'm not considered a crowd puller, says Jimmy Shergill February 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Jimmy Shergil says he is not under pressure to pull in the crowds for his forthcoming film 'Darr@ The Mall' because the script of the horror drama is so good that it will perform that role. He said: "It's a very unusual film and it's the script that made...
  • Jimmy Shergill doesn't give much importance to the elite 100 crore club January 19, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Jimmy Shergill says the sole reason for choosing the role of a security agent in his upcoming horror film 'Darr @The Mall' is because he has never starred in the genre before. The 43-year-old 'Saheb Biwi aur Gangster' star, who has done movies in almost all...
  • Horror films need to be respected in India: Jimmy Shergill January 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Jimmy Shergill who will be seen next in horror flick 'Darr@The Mall' says this genre needs to be respected. "I am a huge fan of horror films. I enjoying watching such films especially in the night... in the dark as that is the fun part... I have loved...
  • 'Ragini MMS' director's next film is 'Darr@ The Mall' December 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Pavan Kripalani, who made his directorial debut with the highly successful horror flick 'Ragini MMS', will be wielding the megaphone once more for another horror flick titled 'Darr@ The Mall'. The film stars Jimmy Shergill, Nushrat Bharucha, Arif Zakaria, Asif Basra, Nivedita Bhattacharya, Shraddha Kaul and Neeraj Sood. Talking about...
  • e Lounge: Saif, Tigmanshu team up for 'Bullett Raja' November 29, 2013

    Based in Lucknow, director Tigmanshu Dhulia's 'Bullett Raja' is a story of two goons played by Saif Ali Khan and Jimmy Shergill. Sonakshi Sinha, the female lead, plays an aspiring actress from Kolkata. Saif Ali Khan's last outing on the big screen was as a blonde wannabe zombie hunter in...
  • 'Bullett Raja' Tweet Review: First day, first show November 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Saif Ali Khan's last outing on the big screen was as a blonde wannabe zombie hunter in his own production 'Go Goa Gone'. In his new film 'Bullett Raja' a diametrically opposite character. Based in Lucknow, director Tigmanshu Dhulia's film is a story of two goons played by Saif...
  • Why every Bollywood actor wants to appear on reality shows November 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Saif Ali Khan has taken to TV reality shows with full gusto to promote his forthcoming film 'Bullett Raja'. The actor is excited about the film and to reach out to his fans, he will be seen spreading a buzz about the movie in a dance reality show...
  • Tigmanshu Dhulia: I would change the face of commercial cinema November 21, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia, who is exploring the commercial genre for first time with Saif Ali Khan-starrer 'Bullett Raja', says he will change the face of commercial cinema by making it aesthetically better. "I am attempting a masala film for the first time... Masala is a derogatory word. It's for the...
  • Bullett Raja: Sonakshi Sinha plays a struggling actress October 30, 2013

    Mumbai: 'Dabangg' star Sonakshi Sinha will be essaying the role of an aspiring Bollywood actress in the upcoming action entertainer 'Bullett Raja'. The 26-year-old actress is portraying an effervescent Bengali girl, who is smitten by Bollywood and is desperate to be the part of the glamour industry, in the Tigmanshu...
  • Bullett Raja: Jimmy not upset with Saif taking the centre stage October 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Jimmy Shergill has no qualms about 'Bullett Raja' being promoted as Saif Ali Khan's film. Jimmy will be sharing screen space with Saif in Tigmanshu Dhulia's upcoming film ' Bullett Raja'. "It is Saif's film... there is no big deal about it. He is a superstar, it is a...
  • Saif Ali Khan, Jimmy Shergill bond over fitness on 'Bullett Raja' sets October 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Actors Saif Ali Khan and Jimmy Shergill, who will be seen together in 'Bullett Raja', bonded over gourmet food and gyming during their shoot for the film. The long shooting schedule in Lucknow and Kolkata which went on for a couple of months, gave both the actors quite a...
  • Saif Ali Khan finds a new friend October 18, 2013

    New Delhi: The shooting of Tigmanshu Dhulia's 'Bullett Raja' gave actors Saif Ali Khan and Jimmy Shergill a lot of time to spend together on and off the sets. Saif and Jimmy have earlier worked together in films like 'Eklavya' and 'Hum Tum' but they never got a chance to...