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  • Radhika Apte: If 'Badlapur' makes the viewer uncomfortable, that is exactly the point of the film 3 days ago

    New Delhi: While Sriram Raghavan's new film 'Badlapur' has been earning rave reviews, many have called the film unnecessarily violent and misogynist in nature. Radhika Apte who has impressed one and all with her performance as Koko in the film, though begs to differ and says 'if the film makes...
  • Radhika Apte elated over working with Anurag Kashyap in an international project 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Actress Radhika Apte says she is thrilled to be a part of an untitled international project which has brought together seven directors from across the globe to make an ensemble of short films. "I am very keen on doing more international work so when this opportunity presented itself, I was...
  • I loved working with Varun Dhawan in 'Badlapur'; it was brave of him to take on such a dark role: Radhika Apte February 18, 2015

    Chennai: Actress Radhika Apte, who plays one of the leads in forthcoming action-thriller "Badlapur", says the film is content-driven and also has all the elements of a commercially entertaining venture. "This is a content-driven film, but it's entertaining too with all the commercial elements," Radhika told IANS. She plays the owner of...
  • CBFC approves violent visual content of 'Badlapur', deletes abusive words February 17, 2015

    Mumbai: The intrinsically violent 'Badlapur', which tells the tale of a man getting even with his wife's killer, has been cleared without any visual cuts. However, the axe has fallen on the 'F' word, not once but twice over. A source said: "While the violent visual content of 'Badlapur' has been...
  • 'Badlapur' a step towards commercial Hindi films for me: Radhika Apte February 1, 2015

    New Delhi: 'Shor in the City' actress Radhika Apte, who is known for her roles in art house films, is looking forward to Varun Dhawan-starrer 'Badlapur' as she feels it will be an image-breaker for her. Radhika made her full-fledged acting debut in Bollywood with 'Shor in the City' in...
  • Radhika Apte lands role in British play January 11, 2015

    New Delhi: Actress Radhika Apte has been roped in for an untitled British play, which revolves around an Indian woman striving to make it big in London's Broadway shows. The actress, who auditioned for the role via Skype, is excited to be a part of the play as it gives an...
  • After 'Lion', actor Nandamuri Balakrishna to work with Kona Venkat and Gopi Mohan for his 99th film January 5, 2015

    Chennai: Actor Nandamuri Balakrishna, who is currently wrapping up work on his 98th Telugu film 'Lion', is said to have finalised the script for his next project, which has been penned by successful writers Kona Venkat and Gopi Mohan. According to a source close to the actor, "Balakrishna is on the...
  • Sujoy Ghosh finishes his Soumitra Chatterjee-starrer short film December 20, 2014

    Kolkata: Filmmaker Sujoy Ghosh wrapped up a short film starring the doyen of the Bengali film industry Soumitra Chatterjee here Saturday. "Short film over. Now to embark upon long...(sic)," tweeted Ghosh of 'Kahaani' fame. Tota Roy Choudhury and Radhika Apte are the other actors in the film, said to be a thriller. A...
  • Actor Nandamuri Balakrishna does a lungi dance in Satyadeva's tentatively-titled film 'Godsea' December 6, 2014

    Hyderabad: Actor Nandamuri Balakrishna's fans are in for a treat as their star has grooved to a song in lungi in upcoming Telugu film, tentatively titled 'Godsea'. The film's director Satyadeva says the actor can still give his young counterparts a run for money. "We recently shot a song featuring Balakrishna in...
  • Anurag Basu to make TV series 'Chokher Bali' based on Tagore's novel, actress Radhika Apte to play the title role November 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Basu is set to recreate the magic of the film 'Chokher Bali', but on TV. The director has signed actress Radhika Apte for the series. The show will go on air on new channel Epic. Radhika will be seen playing the role of Binodini, which was played by Aishwarya...
  • Government relaxes admission norms for calamityhit children November 20, 2013

    Directives to this effect were issued by Chief Secretary Subhash Kumar while presiding over a meeting of Uttarakhand Boarding Schools Committee in Dehradun on Tuesday evening, an official release said. Rajiv Gandhi Navoday Vidyalayas are being run in all the 13 districts of the state in which a total of 2711...
  • Radhika Kumaraswamy isn't scared of competition November 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Actress Radhika Kumaraswamy, who made her comeback to south cinema with her recent film Sweety Nanna Jodi, isn't scared of competition. Going by her recent interview to a leading daily, Radhika said that even though competition is important for one's growth, it is also important for competition to...
  • That Day After Everyday: Watch Anurag Kashyap's short film on sexual harassment of women October 31, 2013

    New Delhi: Anurag Kashyap is known for his 'out of the box' ideas. This time he has come up with a short film on eve teasing. The film talks about the issues related to gender sensitisation and equality of genders in a profound way. The film features is called 'That...
  • Radhika Apte to act opposite Balakrishna in Srinu's next September 20, 2013

    Chennai: Bollywood actress Radhika Apte has been confirmed as the leading lady opposite Nandamuri Balakrishna in his upcoming yet-untitled Telugu action drama that also features Sonal Chauhan. "Radhika Apte and Sonal Chauhan are the heroines in our Balakrishna starrer film with Boyapati Srinu," the film's producer Anil Sunkara posted on his...
  • Vikram Bhatt afraid to mingle with anyone September 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt says he has no personal life and is too afraid to get into a relationship. Bhatt has reportedly dated actresses Sushmita Sen and Ameesha Patel in the past. "My life outside the screen space is full of nothing. There is no gossip, I have lived too much too...
  • Horror Story: Seven youngsters trapped inside a hotel September 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Vikram Bhatt, who has been associated with many horror films in the past, says he always had the ability to scare people ever since he was a child. "Right from childhood, I used to read a lot about occult and share ghost stories when my friends or cousins...
  • Manjhi: It was the toughest characters of my life, says Nawazuddin September 12, 2013

    Mumbai: For versatile actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui, who will be seen playing Dashrath Manjhi in Ketan Mehta's 'Manjhi - The Mountain Man', it was the toughest role of his career. Set in 1960 in Bihar and based on a true story, the film is about a man who carved a path through...
  • Nawazuddin Siddiqui is a fascinating actor: Ketan Mehta August 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Ketan Mehta, who roped in versatile actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui to play the title role in 'Manjhi The Mountain Man', praises the actor saying he is "committed and very fascinating". Set in 1960, 'Manjhi The Mountain Man' is based on the life of Dashrath Manjhi, who for over...
  • Veteran director Kodi Ramakrishna to direct 'Avatharam' May 1, 2013

    Veteran director Kodi Ramakrishna is shooting for a devotional film titled 'Avatharam'. Yugandhar Reddy is producing this film under the banner of Arundathi art films. Actors like Bhanu Priya, Radhika and Rishi are playing the key roles in this film. Kodi Ramakrishna said in an interview, "This film will cater to mas...
  • Snapshot: Radhika, Aditya shoot in Kashmir April 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Once again filmmakers have started shooting in Kashmir. The latest director to shoot in Kashmir is Vijayalakshmi who wielded the megaphone for her forthcoming film 'Sweety Nanna Jodi' starring Aditya and Radhika. ...
  • Tamil directors observe a day's hunger strike today March 19, 2013

    In the recent meeting of the UN Human Rights Council, it was stressed that the Srilankan Tamils be left in peace. In the raging protest to insist the Centre, for the decision of the State, the latest addition is the Tamil Film Industry. Today, the Tamil Directors Association is observing a...
  • 'Ajith' is director Yuvan Shanker Raja's next March 10, 2013

    Using one of the latest cameras for an action film 'Ajith' is fast progressing with shoot. "The shoot has almost come to an end and we have used Vice Camera that gives 1000 frames for an action portion recently," says director Mahesh Babu. This 'Vice' camera is best for giving terrific...
  • 'Drama': Kannada movie completes its 100 days March 3, 2013

    Kannada movie 'Drama' starring Ambarish, Yash, Radhika and Pandit produced by Yogaraj Movies has procured the 100 days label in continuation theatre Menaka on March 1, 2013. The film is an out and out comedy directed by Yogaraj Bhat has been a commercial success. The film is produced by...
  • Remakes are prone to comparisons: Actor Lakshmy February 28, 2013

    Chennai: Having completed filming for the upcoming Tamil thriller 'Chennaiyil Oru Naal', a remake of Malayalam hit 'Traffic', actor Lakshmy Ramakrishnan says she has tried to push the envelope to avoid comparison with Fathima Babu. "There is a tendency to believe the original is always the best and, therefore, a remake...
  • Malayalam film 'Cocktail' to be remade into Tamil January 11, 2013

    Chennai: Critically acclaimed Malayalam film 'Cocktail' will be remade into Tamil with actress Radhika Apte among others comprising the cast. Producers Spellbound Films Inc said Telugu star Randhir and Apte have been roped in for the Tamil remake of the Malayalam original, which starred Jayasurya, Anoop Menon and Samvurtha Sunil,...
  • Suriya to star in his next 'Chennaiyil Oru Naal' December 20, 2012

    'Chennaiyil Oru Naal' which is captained by Shaheed Khader under the joint production of Radhika Sarathkumar and Listen Stephen will have Suriya doing his cameo in it who is already on the sets of 'Singam 2'. The film already brimming with stars such like Sarath Kumar, Prakash Raj, Nasser, Mithun,...
  • Cheran, Prasanna and Prakash teams up for 'CON' October 13, 2012

    Sarathkumar is pinning hopes on 'Chennaiyil Oru Naal', which is being produced by his wife Radhika on behalf of I Pictures. The film is a remake of Malayalam hit 'Traffic'. Speaking to reporters in Chennai Friday night, Sarath said, "The story takes place in just one day. It involves the lives...
  • 'Kaddipudi's' song is not an item number: Aindrita September 14, 2012

    If rumours are to be believed, it was time for Ramya (Padmavathi) Ragini Dwivedi ('Thuppa beka Thuppa') and Pooja Gandhi ('Champakali') to be alert as the mill had it that a new entrant is all set to heat up the screens with an item number in Sandalwood. The buzz was...