Munnabhai Mbbs

  • Had no film for eight months after 'Munnabhai': Arshad Warsi December 13, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Arhad Warsi, best known for his role of 'Circuit' in 'Munnabhai series, says the film may have done wonders but he did not get any work for six months after that. The Raj Kumar Hirani directed 'Munnabhai MBBS' (2003) and 'Lage Raho Munna Bhai' (2006) showed the comic adventures...
  • Not running a race with any director: Rajkumar Hirani July 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Rajkumar Hirani, director of successful films 'Munnabhai M.B.B.S.', 'Lage Raho Munna Bhai' and '3 Idiots', is not trying to outdo his contemporaries and says his endeavour is to tell good stories. Currently, he is busy shooting 'P.K.', starring Aamir Khan and Anushka Sharma in the lead. "I don't think any of...
  • Amar Singh, Jaya Prada meet Maharashtra Governor to seek pardon for Sanjay Dutt March 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Expelled Samajwadi Party leader Amar Singh and Lok Sabha MP from Rampur Jaya Prada today met Maharashtra governor K Sankaranarayanan, to seek pardon for actor Sanjay Dutt. Dutt, who has already undergone imprisonment of 18 months, was on Thursday sentenced to five years imprisonment in 1993 Mumbai serial blasts...
  • Sanjay Dutt is not a terrorist, should be pardoned: Justice Katju March 22, 2013

    New Delhi: Chairman of the Press Council of India Justice Markandey Katju has made a strong pitch for pardon of actor Sanjay Dutt after Supeme Court's judgement on Thursday in the 1993 Mumbai blasts case. Amidst growing clamour for Dutt's pardon, Justice Katju said he wants the actor be granted...
  • Arshad Warsi is a hugely underrated actor: Boman Irani March 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Their warm relationship in real life has helped them create magic on the big screen time and again but Boman Irani feels his good friend Arshad Warsi has a lot more to offer as an actor. "Arshad is a hugely underrated and undervalued actor. He has a lot...
  • 'Munnabhai' makers get a new director for the series March 4, 2013

    Director Subhash Kapoor tried hard to not let the big secret out while promoting his forthcoming release 'Jolly LLB' in February this year. But with producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra confirming his entry as the new director for the third installment of the Munnabhai series, Subhash could not hide the news...
  • 'Munnabhai 3' will go on the floors next year: Director March 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subash Kapoor, who has been roped in to direct the third installment of 'Munnabhai' franchise, says the film will go on the floors early next year. "Right now, I am completely tied up with 'Jolly LLB' and after the film's release, we will start scripting for 'Munnabhai'. So most...
  • Zila Ghaziabad: Sanjay Dutt is a secure actor, says Arshad Warsi February 3, 2013

    Mumbai: The 'Munnabhai' pair - Arshad Warsi and Sanjay Dutt - will once again share screen space in 'Zila Ghaziabad'. Arshad says it is a privilege to work with an actor as secure as Sanjay. "When you work with any actor, your comfort level is more when that particular actor is...
  • 'Ferrai Ki Sawaari' drained me emotionally: Boman June 26, 2012

    New Delhi: Boman Irani worked in Rajkumar Hirani's first film 'Munnabhai MBBS' and recently teamed with Rajesh Mapuskar for his debut vehicle 'Ferrari Ki Sawaari'. The talented actor, known for his comic roles, says he has never hesitated to work with newcomers in his decade-long career. "I hold a record. I...
  • Sequels are the latest fad in Bollywood April 7, 2012

    Mumbai: For all we know, the new Vidya Balan hit Kahaani may turn into a franchise soon. Director Sujoy Ghosh wants to cast Vidya in a series of films based on her character. "I feel her character Vidya Bagchi has the potential to grow and go much further. I don't want...
  • Vidhu Vinod Chopra's trade secrets April 2, 2012

    Filmmaker Vidhu Vinod Chopra shared some trade secrets with fans at a special screening of some of his best works in Mumbai. ...
  • Bollywood Blockbusters: Sanjay Dutt's flashback May 8, 2011

    On this episode of Bollywood Blockbusters, Sanjay Dutt gets nostalgic and speaks about his ten best performances. ...
  • IFFI: Rajkumar Hirani talks about script writing November 26, 2010

    Panaji: The film bazaar, organised by the National Film Development Corporation (NFDC), had Rajkumar Hirani and Abhijat Joshi speaking about script writing. A delightful session by Raj Kumar Hirani and Abhijat Joshi as they spoke about the art and science of script writing to an audience that comprised of media...
  • No politics for next 10 years: Sanjay Dutt November 23, 2008

    New Delhi: Bollywood star Sanjay Dutt, who once aired his wish to follow in the footsteps of his late father and central minister Sunil Dutt by joining politics, said on Saturday he had deferred the idea and wanted to concentrate on his acting career instead. "No politics for me till...
  • Munnabhai can wait as Hirani plans a 'serious take' November 5, 2007

    Mumbai: Though overwhelmed by the response his Lage Raho Munnabhai continues to get, director Raj Kumar Hirani has decided to steer clear of the Munnabhai series — at least for now. His next will be a 'serious take' on the education system. The film, which he starts next year, “is...
  • Sanju's journey from Rocky to Munnabhai August 1, 2007

    Mumbai: When the tall, lanky, leather jacketed biker made a heroic entry in 1981 with Rocky, it was the first time that the Hindi film audience set their eyes on Sanjay Dutt. Directed by father Sunil Dutt, Rocky gave Sanjay Dutt instant box-office success and the image of a rebel with...
  • Man shoots B'wood from new angle June 20, 2007

    Mumbai: Fawzan Hussain talks about shooting on the sets of different Hindi films like Dev, Yun Hota Toh Kya Hota and Munnabhai MBBS and capturing the the going ons behind the glitz. ...
  • Arshad completes the Bollywood circuit June 20, 2007

    Mumbai: Arshad Warsi seems to have come full circle after 11 years in the film industry. The actor, who began his career with essaying the role of a taxi driver in the film Tere Mere Sapne, will be repeating the act in director Rohit Shetty’s next film titled Sunday. Though,...
  • Gracy Singh to make her stage debut August 24, 2006

    Mumbai: Whether it was as a village belle in Lagaan or the loveable doctor in Munnabhai MBBS, Gracy Singh has always added to her film roles. However, depsite the fact that the films were two of the biggest hits in recent times, Gracy's film career never really took off. Now...