Joker

  • Ban likely on animal shows, circus industry struggles to survive 18-12-2013 10:16 AM

    New Delhi: Once the favourite form of entertainment for families on holidays, the 130-year-old Indian circus industry is struggling to survive. CNN-IBN tried to find out what the circuses are doing to remain in business even as the government considers banning all animal performances. At an evening show at the...
  • 'Joker's Card' to make its debut in IPL auctions 03-12-2013 11:28 AM

    New Delhi: Media reports suggest the Indian Premier League's Governing Council has floated the idea of introducing a 'Joker's Card' in the IPL-7 players' auction that is scheduled for February next year. The governing council (GC) has reportedly agreed to the team owners' suggestion of allowing every team to retain...
  • Sonakshi: I take success and failure in my stride 09-11-2012 02:57 PM

    Mumbai: After two back-to-back hits - 'Dabangg' and 'Rowdy Rathore' - Sonakshi Sinha's 'Joker' failed to set the cash registers ringing. But the actress is unperturbed and says she handles both success and failure in the same manner. "I think the best way is to take success and failure in...
  • Sonakshi Sinha: No animosity with Farah Khan 05-11-2012 12:53 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha has denied that film 'Joker' has led to any animosity between her and producer-director Farah Khan. Gossip mills were abuzz that all was not well between Farah Khan-Shirish Kunder and Akshay Kumar-Sonakshi Sinha, the lead actors of 'Joker'. Though Sonakshi had promoted the film, Akshay was...
  • Age gap doesn't matter much in Bollywood 04-01-2012 11:58 AM

    Mumbai: Ever since the beginning, the Hindi film industry is known to be male-dominated. No wonder that after a point in time, younger faces have been paired with actors, once the established actresses have crossed the 30-years mark. Besides, a newer girl adds to the novelty in the lead pair,...
  • Will the year 2012 belong to Sonakshi Sinha? 30-12-2011 01:13 PM

    New Delhi: Sonakshi Sinha has not been seen on silver screen since September 10, 2010 but her confident performance in 'Dabangg' has left the audiences waiting for her next celluloid appearance. The wait is expected to be over by June, 2012, when 'Rowdy Rathore' will go public. Sonakshi has seven...
  • Shirish Kunder to adopt Aamir's marketing fundas 22-12-2011 01:44 PM

    Mumbai: Though his directorial debut 'Jaan-E-Mann' bombed at the box office, director Shirish Kunder, who is working on his forthcoming 3D adventure film 'Joker', remains unfazed and says he will not hard sell his movie but will instead employ marketing fundas used by Aamir Khan. 'Joker' is a fantasy-adventure film...
  • 'Desi Boyz' is like a debut for me: Chitrangada 18-11-2011 06:27 PM

    New Delhi: Chitrangada Singh, who has been a part of off-beat films so far, says her upcoming film 'Desi Boyz' is her debut into commercial cinema. The 35-year-old, who began her cinematic journey with a much acclaimed performance in 'Hazaron Khwaishein Aisi' (2003), has done films like 'Sorry Bhai' and...
  • Shreyas, Chitrangada's item number in 'Joker' 13-11-2011 04:27 PM

    New Delhi: Actor Shreyas Talpade is excited about shooting for an item song with actress Chitrangada Singh in their new film Joker. "Shooting tonight for Joker...rapchik item number continues with the lovely Chitrangada," Shreyas wrote on microblogging site Twitter. Meanwhile, both the lead actors, Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha, have...
  • Akshay's 'Joker' to be released in August 2012 30-10-2011 01:16 PM

    New Delhi: Shirish Kunder's 3D movie Joker, starring Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha, will release Aug 30 next year. "Joker release date confirmed, to arrive on 30th August, 2012," Kunder posted on micro-blogging site Twitter. The 38-year-old, who is married to choreographer-turned-director Farah Khan, says the dates will not clash...
  • Not rushing for 'Joker': Shirish Kunder 01-10-2011 06:40 PM

    New Delhi: Shirish Kunder's ambitious 3D project 'Joker', starring Akshay Kumar and Sonakshi Sinha, will release in 2012, and the wait will be worth it, says the film editor-turned-director. "'Joker' completes shooting in November. Then begins work on VFX and 3D. The wait will be totally worth it. Have patience....
  • Sonakshi denies signing film opposite Shah Rukh 29-08-2011 12:34 PM

    Gurgaon: Actress Sonakshi Sinha says she has neither signed a film with superstar Shah Rukh Khan or with actor Ranveer Singh. "I haven't signed any film with Shah Rukh Khan. I had also read the news somewhere but I haven't signed any film yet," Sonakshi told reporters at Ambience Mall,...
  • I don't believe in competition: Sonakshi 03-08-2011 08:07 PM

    The one-film old Sonakshi Sinha is giving other actresses a run for their money by bagging endorsements and big films, but the Dabangg girl says she doesn't consider herself as part of the competition. "I don't look at it that way. I think everybody here has something to offer. Everyone...
  • Kamal Haasan still keen on Sonakshi? 30-07-2011 03:05 AM

    Mumbai: It seems the saga of Sonakshi Sinha's proposed Tamil project, "Vishwaroopam", with the mighty Kamal Haasan is far from over. Though the delay in the project has forced the actress out, the indefatigable maestro of makeovers has his heart and mind set on her. Feelers after feelers are apparently...
  • 'Social Network' is business for Bollywood 06-07-2011 04:56 PM

    New Delhi: They chat, tweet and share pictures, but behind the social networking of Bollywood celebrities lies a lot of business. Filmmakers and actors are taking to websites like Facebook and Twitter to take the pulse of viewers and involve them in projects. From directors Prakash Jha, Mahesh Bhatt and...
  • Sonakshi fights it out over Scrabble 17-04-2011 08:52 PM

    Actors Sonakshi Sinha and Vindu Dara Singh had fun while shooting for Shirish Kunder's Joker in Chandigarh. Both of them used to play scrabble between shots and the competition was tough. Among the cast and crew, Sonakshi was the best scrabble player, but Vindu was not far behind and used...
  • Kapoors faced financial crunch after 'Mera Naam Joker' 07-04-2011 01:18 PM

    Actor Randhir Kapoor, son of legendary filmmaker Raj Kapoor has revealed that after the debacle of his father's ambitious project Mera Naam Joker in 1970, the family faced a major financial crunch. Mera Naam Joker was a film about a clown who must make his audience laugh at the cost...
  • Tete-e-tete with Sonakshi Sinha 23-03-2011 11:00 AM

    Actress Sonakshi Sinha wants to prove that she is truly Dabangg when it comes to her professional career. Brushing aside the rumours that she wants to refrain from doing item numbers, the actress came out saying that she is not scared of doing them. The 23-year-old, who has shown her...
  • Farah and Shirish fulfill Sonakshi's wish 13-03-2011 10:14 AM

    Mumbai: Sonakshi Sinha is sure being pampered. When the actress who is shooting for Shirish Kunder's Joker got wistful at not having done any modern dance so far, choreographer Farah Khan, who was in Chandigarh to shoot a desi number, introduced a hip-hop section in it. Akshay Kumar's song-and-dance with...
  • Sonakshi on weight loss spree for 'Race 2' 03-02-2011 07:02 PM

    Mumbai: Sonakshi Sinha, who is in Race 2, will have to rev up the feline quotient to the optimum as director duo Abbas-Mustan want to do away with her 'gaon ki gori' image completely. So the actress is busy shedding extra pounds. "First, I had to lose weight for my...
  • Minissha Lamba to star in 'Joker' 02-02-2011 08:00 PM

    New Delhi: Bollywood actress Minissha Lamba has been roped in to star in Shirish Kunder's new film Joker. "Minissha Lamba has been cast as the heroine opposite Shreyas Talpade in Joker," Shirish wrote on microblogging site Twitter. Last seen in the national award winning film Well Done Abba, Minissha, who...
  • Shreyas to play Akshay's brother in 'Joker' 10-01-2011 10:10 PM

    New Delhi: Versatile actor Shreyas Talpade has been roped in as the second lead in Shirish Kunder's 3-D movie Joker . "Shreyas Talpade has been cast as the second male lead in Joker. He plays Akshay Kumar's brother in the film," Kunder posted on his Facebook and Twitter page on...
  • I am in almost every frame with Akshay in 'Joker': Sonakshi 06-12-2010 10:47 PM

    Mumbai: After making an impact as a village belle in Dabangg, newcomer Sonakshi Sinha is set to change her on screen image with her next two films - Kick, where she will romance Salman Khan again, and Joker with Akshay Kumar. "Oh yes, there's more to me than the demure...
  • Masand's Verdict: The Dark Knight, very intellectual 19-07-2008 12:51 AM

    England kick off their tour of India with the first Test at Ahmedabad, with Yuvraj Singh expected to make a comeback to Test cricket. ...
  • Simi Garewal attends art exhibition, gets nostalgic 28-06-2008 10:15 PM

    Lincoln: Their middle-order batting woes lay exposed but India A did just enough to avoid a defeat and settle for a thrilling tie against New Zealand A via the Duckworth-Lewis method in the truncated second unofficial ODI cricket match here today. Chasing a revised target of 241 in 48 overs...
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