ONCE UPON A TIME IN MUMBAI

  • I opted out of 'Milan Talkies' for personal reasons: Imran Khan November 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Imran Khan's last release 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbai Dobaara' may not have done well, but he feels it was not a bad movie and a hit or a flop does not affect relations. 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbai Dobaara'(OUATIMD), the criminal gangster saga, was released...
  • I prefer my friends not to be from Bollywood: Imran Khan August 15, 2013

    Mumbai: He is from a film family and has been working as an actor for the past five years, but Imran Khan has not made friends yet. He says most of his friends are not from the industry. "I consider that friendship takes more time. I have been here for five...
  • Sonakshi Sinha: My dad loves me in all films, mom is the critic August 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha says her family has given her freedom to choose her kind of films but at the same time she would not do anything to offend them. "My parents have given me enough freedom to choose and do the kind of roles and films I want...
  • Ekta Kapoor and Milan Luthria to be third time lucky? August 13, 2013

    After collaborating successfully on "Once Upon A Time In Mumbai" and "The Dirty Picture", producer Ekta Kapoor and director Milan Luthria are hoping to be third time lucky with this week's "Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara". ...
  • Akshay promotes OUATIMD, Twinkle house hunts in Dubai August 13, 2013

    Dubai: Bollywood star couple Akshay Kumar and Twinkle Khanna are buying a house in Dubai and said if they ever plan to move out of Mumbai they would shift here. "I was busy with the film promotions all day but my wife has been looking at properties here," Kumar was quoted...
  • Sonakshi Sinha is a very punctual actress: Imran Khan August 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Imran Khan is very impressed with his 'Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara!' costar Sonakshi Sinha's professional attitude toward her work and her punctuality. He says it's inspiring to work with such people. "For the first time I have worked with Sonakshi, and I enjoyed working with her....
  • 'Chennai Express' promoters eye biggest ever release for a Hindi film August 7, 2013

    The makers of Shah Rukh Khan's latest release 'Chennai Express' are trying every possible strategy to make it the biggest SRK release ever. Shah Rukh Khan is everywhere from Jalandhar to London, from small screen to the stage. Chennai Express is going to have the widest ever release for...
  • Rishi Kapoor appreciates Imran Khan's performance in 'Tayyab Ali' August 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Imran Khan, who has recreated the evergreen number 'Tayyab Ali' in the forthcoming film 'Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara!', is ecstatic after receiving a stamp of approval from veteran star Rishi Kapoor, who had featured in the original song in 1977. The original number was part of...
  • Ekta Kapoor's Iftar party to be grand and a starry affair August 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Film and TV producer Ekta Kapoor is organising an iftar party Tuesday and it will be a grand Bollywood affair. "It's true and I also keep roza (fast) some times. The iftar party is on August 6. It's a big night, it's the 27th roza and I have been keeping...
  • Akshay Kumar: 'OUATIMD' reminded Al Pacino of his film 'Godfather' August 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Watching Akshay Kumar in a promo of 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbai Dobaara!' reminded Hollywood superstar Al Pacino of his own blockbuster 'The Godfather'. Akshay is glad that a person of his stature noticed his film. "He appreciated the whole film and said that the film reminded him of his...
  • Akshay's 'OUATIMD' sold for Rs 15 cr in north circuit August 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar starrer 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbai Dobaara' has been sold for about Rs 15 to 18 crore for distribution in the north circuit, sources said. Films financier and Mumbai distributor Bharat Shah has forayed into film distribution in the DelhiUPPunjab territories. He has invested in...
  • I try not to repeat genres in my films: Milan Luthria August 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Milan Luthria's latest film 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai Dobaara' is an underworldbased love story and after that he has two more films with different production houses but he clarifies that he will not repeat the same genre. In over a decade, he has made crimebased drama...
  • 'Unhappy' Ekta shoots peppy song for 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobara' August 2, 2013

    Close to the release of 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobara', producer Ekta Kapoor added a peppy song to the film. According to reports, Kapoor was unhappy as there wasn't much buzz around its promos and songs. The movie will release on August 15. The makers of 'Once Upon...
  • Would like to repeat Imran and Sonakshi in future productions: Ekta August 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Actors Imran Khan and Sonakshi Sinha are likely to team up again in Ekta Kapoor's romantic film. The makers seem to be impressed with the fresh crackling chemistry between Imran and Sonakshi in 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbai Dobaara'. It is learnt that Ekta spoke to her team...
  • Ajay Devgn and Emraan Hashmi to feature in OUATIMD as well? July 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Balaji's keenly awaited Once Upon A Time In Mumbai Dobaara featuring Akshay Kumar, Imran Khan and Sonakshi Sinha may not star Ajay Devgn or Emraan Hashmi but the actors will find a special mention at the beginning of the film. Rarely do producers extend such gestures but Balaji...
  • Sonakshi tries to teach dance steps to Akshay, forgets her own July 26, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Dabangg' star Sonakshi Sinha tried teaching dance moves to actor Akshay Kumar, but ended up forgetting her own steps. The 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbai Dobaara' actors recently shot for Colors Eid special 'JashanEEid'. While rehearsing together, Sonakshi tried to teach Akshay his steps and she constantly corrected...
  • 'Chennai Express' to be released on August 9 July 20, 2013

    Mumbai: The release date of Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Chennai Express' has been pushed by a day and the much awaited film will now hit theatres on August 9 to coincide with the festival of Eid. The Rohit Shetty directed actioncomedy also starring Deepika Padukone, was earlier set to hit...
  • 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobara' picks up from where the first installment ended July 11, 2013

    'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobara' with the extra y in tow is a signature Balaji film. Starring Akshay Kumar, Sonakshi Sinha and Imran Khan, the film is directed by Milan Luthria and the film picks up from where the first installment ended. ...
  • Akshay plays the baddie in 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobaara' July 4, 2013

    Akshay Kumar marks the return of the antihero with his grey turn in 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Dobaara'. The actor joined producer Ekta Kapoor and director Milan Luthria via video link on Wednesday to launch the second trailer of the movie in Mumbai. ...
  • Hope 'Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobara' earns Rs 100 crore: Akshay July 4, 2013

    Mumbai: Akshay Kumar, who already has two films in Rs 100 crore bracket, hopes his upcoming film 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbai Dobara' will repeat the feat. Milan Luthriadirected 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbai Dobara' is releasing on August 15. "I am happy that I am getting good offers,...
  • Bad is the new good in Bollywood: Akshay on 'OUATIMD' role June 28, 2013

    New York: Bollywood star Akshay Kumar, who is playing a flamboyant gangster in his upcoming film 'Once Upon a Time In Mumbaai Dobara', feels bad is the new good in Bollywood. "I am not trying to glorify a bad lead character in the film. It is just a character I...
  • I am attempting a love story in the gangster setting: Milan Luthria June 26, 2013

    New Delhi: Milan Luthria has set the sequel of 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai' on a bigger stage and though he is aware of the risks, the director says it was interesting to take the same story forward with new actors. The original film starred Ajay Devgn and Emraan...
  • Sonakshi Sinha's screenname in 'Once upon a time...' changed June 24, 2013

    Mumbai: In order to avoid controversy, the makers of 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai Dobara' have changed the screenname of the leading lady Sonakshi Sinha. In the film directed by Milan Luthria, Sonakshi essays the role of Yasmeen, the love interest of the character Shoaib played by actor Akshay...
  • Imran Khan learnt Anil, Jackie's mannerisms for 'OUATIM' sequel May 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Imran Khan, who plays a goon of 80s in 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai Again', took inspiration from Anil Kapoor and Jackie Shroff to play his part and is happy to have learnt their styles. As a part of his research on getting into the skin of the...
  • Haven't thought 'OUATIMA' as a benchmark: Akshay Kumar May 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar, who would be taking forward the character of Shoaib Khan in 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbaai Again', insists he does not think of setting a benchmark. Shoaib was played by Emraan Hashmi in movie's prequel and the portrayal had garnered lot of appreciation from all the...
  • Eid big enough for two films, says actor Akshay Kumar May 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar said the festival of Eid was big enough to accommodate two films, SRK's 'Chennai Express' and his 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbai Again'. "I see this in a positive way. Eid is a big day. It is big enough for two films. There is no...
  • Story key for Imran Khan to select a film May 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Imran Khan who has been seen in different roles in films like 'Delhi Belly', 'I hate luv stories' and 'Matru ki bijlee ka Mandola' says that he only thinks about a film's story and does not bother about setting an image through his films. The actor is all set...
  • 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai Again' first look: It's a battle for love May 29, 2013

    It is finally out! The highly anticipated first look of 'Once Upon A Time In Mumbaai Again' featuring Akshay Kumar, Imran Khan and Sonakshi Sinha was released on world wide web recently. The theatrical trailer will be shown on Friday before the screening of 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani'. A sequel...
  • Is Kangna Ranaut the favourite moll in gangster films? May 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Kangna Ranaut has played various characters on the screen, but it seems she is getting more brownie points for playing a gangster's love interest in movies. She began her career by playing a criminal's girlfriend in 'GangsterA Love story', which was a box office success. The underworld crime thriller...
  • Pak distributors won't screen Shah Rukh and Akshay's this Eid April 24, 2013

    Karachi: In a rare show of support for the local film industry, a leading Pakistani distributor and exhibitors have decided to shun two big releases Shah Rukh Khan's 'Chennai Express' and Akshay Kumar's 'Once Upon A Time in Mumbai 2' this Eid. Distributor Abdul Rashid told PTI that they...