Namastey London

  • Want to make an action film with Akshay, Vidyut: Vipul Shah April 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Director-producer Vipul Shah has expressed a desire to make an action film with Akshay Kumar and Vidyut Jamwal, who shot to fame with his performance in 2011 movie 'Force'. Shah has had a long association with Akshay, who featured in most of his films - 'Aankhen', 'Waqt: The Race...
  • Will 'Housefull 2' end Akshay's bad luck streak? February 16, 2012

    New Delhi: Just a couple of years back, Akshay Kumar ruled the box office with a series of hit films. With the success of Namastey London, Heyy Babyy, Bhool Bhulaiyaa and Welcome, Akshay became the king of comedy movies. Though his high-profile film Tashan made under the Yash Raj Films...
  • Is Katrina the 'lucky charm' for directors? May 1, 2010

    A decade ago, it would have been unimaginable for an actress with a pronounced British accent who barely spoke Hindi to make it big in Bollywood. But that was before Katrina Kaif arrived on the scene. The 25-year-old has carved a niche for herself in an industry which is usually...
  • I'm called the voice of Katrina Kaif: Akriti Kakkari February 12, 2009

    New Delhi: Akriti Kakkar, who has sung songs like Dekhoon tujhe toh, Aanan fanan and Inshallah that were picturised on Katrina Kaif, says people often call her the voice of the Bollywood actress. "I am often called the voice of Katrina Kaif since I have sung for her in films...
  • WC debacle boon for Namastey London April 7, 2007

    Mumbai: Director Vipul Shah must be one of the very few Indians happy with our cricket team's poor show at the World Cup - it enabled his Namastey London to fare better at the box office. The release date of Namastey London coincided with a critical World Cup match that "did...
  • Filmy Fiscal: The hits and the pits June 18, 2007

    Mumbai: Don’t get fooled by the advertisements for films that call it say superhit, because Filmy Fiscal comes to you straight from the box office so there is no scope of fudging figures. A film that is doing exceptionally well at the ticket window is Namaste London. It opened 75...
  • Masand's Verdict: Namastey London June 18, 2007

    In this week's big, new Bollywood release, director Vipul Shah's Namastey London, Katrina Kaif plays an Indian girl born and raised in the UK, who's turned out to be something of an enfant terrible who guzzles vodka like it's water, dresses in micro-minis under her salwar-kameez, and frightens away prospective...
  • Behind the scenes: Namastey London June 17, 2007

    Mumbai: Singer Himesh Reshammiya has been at his nasal best so far. But now he claims he has finally come up with his most creative musical work in the film Namastey London. This is also the first time that he is working with lyricist Javed Akhtar. “I wanted Javed saab...
  • 'Namastey London is a real story' June 20, 2007

    London: Actor Akshay Kumar is all set for his latest release Namastey London which will hit the box office this week. CNN-IBN caught up with the actor in London as he spilled the beans on what the movie is all about. Akanksha Banerji: Akshay, you have shot for several films in...
  • First look: Namastey London December 21, 2006

    Namastey London is a film based on the Indian diaspora in Britain. The film, which stars Akshay Kumar, Katrina Kaif and Rishi Kapoor, is a cross-cultural love story and many say it is inspired by the hit film Purab Aur Pachhim. ...