Pankaj Kapur

  • Naseeruddin Shah, Pankaj Kapur to work together in 'Company Ustad'? 21-01-2014 01:24 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actors and brothers-in-law Naseeruddin Shah and Pankaj Kapur have been approached by young director Nitin Chandra to work together for his upcoming film 'Company Ustad'. Actresses-sisters Ratna and Supriya Pathak are married to Naseer and Pankaj respectively, but neither the sisters nor the brothers-in-law have ever been seen...
  • Supriya Pathak, Pankaj Kapur's children ready for cinema 19-12-2013 04:40 PM

    Mumbai: Think Supriya Pathak and you think of monstrous talent and pedigree. The actress says her two children with Pankaj Kapur are now gearing up for a career in filmdom. "My daughter Sanaah is 23. She has studied acting at the prestigious Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute. She is...
  • The men who stood out in cinema in 2013 04-12-2013 01:59 PM

    New Delhi: Move over the 'typical' Hindi filmy hero who takes on 50 goons at one time and sweeps off his lady love with cheesy one liner. Bollywood's new age heroes are suave, intense, determined and passionate. They speak more with their eyes, smile and charm. As the year 2013...
  • Sonam Kapoor prefers good directors over co-actors 25-10-2013 10:50 AM

    Mumbai: Describing a film as a director's medium, actress Sonam Kapoor said that her priority while accepting an offer is good directors and scripts, not the co-stars. "Film is a director's medium. I would rather choose my directors over actors. It is not about the actor, it's always about the...
  • Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola: Let's decode the mystery of 'Gulabi bhains'

    Pentaprism |  Rohit Vats
    Now, when all the reviews are out and the audience more or less know about the storyline of director Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Matru Ki Bijlee Ka...

  • Shahid doesn't have time for me: Pankaj Kapur 10-12-2012 12:30 PM

    Mumbai: You'd hardly ever imagine Pankaj Kapoor dancing in Bollywood fashion, but for 'Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola', he has shaken a leg or two. The acclaimed actor credits director Vishal Bhardwaj for convincing him to dance. Father of trained dancer Shahid Kapoor, Pankaj admits it was difficult to groove,...
  • Length of 'Mausam' went against it: Pankaj Kapoor 09-12-2012 05:01 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Pankaj Kapoor, who made his directorial debut with 'Mausam', feels that the length of the film went against it and had he got more time, he would have worked more on editing. "It has been more than a year that the film has released. One thing what...
  • Let's move beyond Gulabo, says Vishal Bhardwaj 05-12-2012 06:26 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj does not want people to concentrate too much on the pink cow, Gulabo, in his new film 'Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola'. "This is being stretched a bit too much now, this Gulabo as an item girl thing. There is nothing of that sort, she is...
  • Vishal Bhardwaj: Want to make films like Hitchcock 25-11-2012 03:05 PM

    Panaji: Vishal Bhardwaj's movies have the common theme of violence and suspense, and the director says he is obsessed with these two genres and wants to make films like Alfred Hitchcock. His work includes movies such as 'Omkara', 'Kaminey', 'Ishqiya' and '7 Khoon Maaf', and though Vishal is inclined towards...
  • Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro Review: Why it's still relevant 02-11-2012 02:36 PM

    Film: 'Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro'; Cast: Naseerudin Shah, Ravi Baswani, Bhakti Bharve, Pankaj Kapur, Satish Shah, Om Puri, Neena Gupta; Director: Kundan Shah It was the year before prime minister Indira Gandhi was assassinated (1984). The nation was not in the best of moods. There were raised voices and frayed...
  • The scope of cinema is very vast: Pankaj Kapur 30-11-2011 05:01 PM

    Mumbai: While admitting that theatre, TV and cinema have their own respective importance, actor-filmmaker Pankaj Kapoor says that compared to the stage, the scope of television and movies is vast. "I feel all the three mediums have their own importance. According to our needs, we should use the best possible...
  • Friday Releases: 'Mausam', 'Speedy Singhs' in theatres 23-09-2011 10:08 AM

    Shahid Kapoor and Sonam Kapoor starrer 'Mauasm', finally releases after a week's delay this Friday. ...
  • Mausam: An open letter to Pankaj Kapur 14-09-2011 02:11 PM

    Dear Sir, It's been eight years and I am still not able to come out of the terror that 'Abbaji' had infused in my mind. I can clearly recall the dialogue between ACP Devsare and two of his subordinates about you in 'Maqbool'. The ACP had asked them about the...