Rajkumar Santoshi

  • Preity Zinta is very courageous, and outspoken: Rajkumar Santoshi June 19, 2014

    Mumbai: While most of the Bollywood celebrities are silent over Bollywood actress Preity Zinta's allegation of molestation against her former beau and business partner Ness Wadia, director Rajkumar Santoshi has extended full support to the actress over the issue. Santoshi, who co-scripted Preity starrer "Dil Hai Tumhara", said: "I don't know...
  • Will take Aamir, Salman Khan in 'Andaz Apna Apna' sequel if they produce it: Rajkumar Santoshi June 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Director Rajkumar Santoshi, who is working on the sequel of 'Andaz Apna Apna', says both Salman Khan and Aamir Khan are ready to work in the second instalment, and that he will repeat them if the they produce the movie. Released in 1994 'Andaz Apna Apna' didn't fare well at...
  • Sunny Deol will return to direction with 'Ghayal Returns' November 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sunny Deol will go behind the camera as well as face it for 'Ghayal Returns', a sequel to the 1990 revenge action drama 'Ghayal'. The film is likely to go on floors in February 2014. Earlier, it was reported that Rahul Rawail would direct the project. But now a source...
  • 'Nayak Returns' to have a fresh subject: Anil Kapoor September 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Anil Kapoor says that 'Nayak Returns' will have a completely fresh subject and it won't be a sequel. 'Nayak' (2001) was a political action thriller starring Kapoor, Rani Mukerji and Amrish Puri. The film was a remake of S Shankar's successful Tamil film 'Mudhalvan'. Now 'Nayak 2' is rolling...
  • 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' Review: It loses steam at the halfway mark September 30, 2013

    Cast: Shahid Kapoor, Illeana Dcruz, Padmini Kolhapure Director: Rajkumar Santoshi If you're willing to set your expectations accordingly, there's some fun to be had in the low-IQ comedy, 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero', particularly in the film's breezy first half. Shahid Kapoor stars as Vishwas Rao, a small-town fella who's grown up nursing...
  • Shahid Kapoor: Films with Kareena Kapoor? Have no issues September 20, 2013

    New Delhi: He is one of the few actors in Bollywood who show no inhibitions in speaking about his past break-ups, weirdest dating rumors and the not-so-successful phase in his professional life. The actor, who has spent a decade in the industry, doesn't feel the need of bragging about his...
  • 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' Tweet Review: 1st day, 1st show September 20, 2013

    New Delhi: The fact that Shahid Kapoor returns to the big screen after a year long sabbatical, 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' has to be one of his special movies. His last 2 projects may not have been as successful as he had expected, but Rajkumar Santoshi's film promises to be entertaining...
  • Phata Poster Nikhla Hero: Is it going to be a game changer for Shahid? September 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi, who has worked with Shahid Kapoor for the first time in 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero', says this film will be a huge new break for him. Shahid, who has been a part of films like 'Ishq Vishk', 'Vivah', 'Jab We Met', 'Kaminey', has been lying low...
  • I have always relied on glamour in my films: Ileana D'Cruz September 19, 2013

    New Delhi: She wowed everyone with her understated performance in her Bollywood debut 'Barfi', but Ileana D'Cruz says she is more comfortable doing hardcore commercial roles. The 25-year-old actress's second film is Rajkumar Santoshi's action-comedy 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero', which is a departure from her first Hindi film. Ileana feels Bollywood and...
  • Watch: Shahid and Ileana talk about 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' September 18, 2013

    Directed by Rajkumar Santoshi, 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' is an action comedy film starring Shahid Kapoor and Ileana D'Cruz in lead roles. The film will release this week. The team talks to CNN-IBN about the film and more. ...
  • Dancing with Shahid is very difficult: Ileana D'Cruz September 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Ileana D'Cruz, who is sharing screen-space with Shahid Kapoor in 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero', finds it difficult to match steps with the actor. "Dancing with Shahid is very difficult. I used to get so nervous. I think, Shahid is very quick while dancing. It was difficult to match steps...
  • Will 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' be the biggest hit of Shahid's career? September 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Producer Ramesh Taurani is confident that his film 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' starring his protege Shahid Kapoor, whom he launched with 'Ishq Vishq' in 2003, will be the biggest film of the actor's life. Shahid's last two releases 'Mausam' and 'Teri Meri Kahaani' turned out to be box-office duds. "I launched...
  • Shahid's chocolate boy look works for 'Phata Poster': Ileana September 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Ileana D'Cruz, who is acting with Shahid Kapoor for the first time in upcoming action-comedy 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero,' feels Shahid's chocolate boy look works in favour of their film and that it is also the reason for their great on-screen chemistry. "On-screen chemistry has really worked for me...
  • Shahid Kapoor: An actor should do films for audience September 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Shahid Kapoor, who is looking forward to his next release 'Phata Poster Nikla Hero', believes an actor should do films for the audience. The 32-year-old made his Bollywood debut with 2003 release 'Ishq Vishk' and later gave hits like 'Vivah', 'Kaminey' and 'Jab We Met'. However, he also...
  • 'Phata Poster' will be Shahid's big break: Rajkumar Santoshi September 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi, who has worked with Shahid Kapoor for the first time in 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero', says this film will be a huge new break for him. Shahid, who has been a part of films like 'Ishq Vishk', 'Vivah', 'Jab We Met', 'Kaminey', has been lying low at...
  • Idol Chat: Shahid Kapoor talks about 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' September 7, 2013

    Directed by Rajkumar Santoshi, 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' is an action comedy film starring Shahid Kapoor and Ileana D'Cruz in lead roles. The film is set to be release on September 20. ...
  • Anil Kapoor roped in for Rajkumar Santoshi's film on partition September 6, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi, who has experimented with genres like comedy and action drama, says his next project will be focussed on the relations between Hindus and Muslims. His new movie 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' is ready to hit the theatres on September 20, and soon after its release, Santoshi will...
  • In touch with Aamir, Salman, says 'Andaz Apna Apna' director Rajkumar September 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi says work on the script of a sequel to the comedy film 'Andaz Apna Apna' is on, but he is sure that he won't roll the cameras for it until he is fully satisfied with the script. "A sequel should be worth it. I don't want to...
  • Vidyut Jammwal in Rajkumar Santoshi's next? September 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Vidyut Jammwal, often called the new age action hero of Bollywood, has reportedly bagged a key role in filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi's next. A source close to the filmmaker told IANS: "Rajkumar wants to make an out-an-out action film, and Vidyut Jammwal fits the bill perfectly. He will lead the...
  • Phata Poster Nikhla Hero: Watch Nargis Fakhri's first item song September 2, 2013

    New Delhi: Nargis Fakhri who made her debut opposite Ranbir Kapoor in 'Rockstar', will be seen in a new avatar in 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero'. Following in the footsteps of other actresses, Nargis is also out with her first item song 'Dhating Naach'. Taking everyone by surprise, the actress is...
  • Phata Poster Nikla Hero: There is no southern connection, says Shahid July 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Shahid Kapoor is excited about action and stunts in 'Phata Poster Nikla Hero' and 'Rambo Rajkumar', but urges not to tag it as 'southern action'. "There is no southern connection as such. I think we should stop saying this southern thing because today almost every second film has that kind...
  • Phata Poster Nikhla Hero: Salman roped in for a cameo July 28, 2013

    Mumbai: After 'Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani', director Rajkumar Santoshi has once again roped in superstar Salman Khan for a cameo in his forthcoming film 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero'. He says it's a mere co-incidence and not because he considers the actor his lucky mascot. "I don't think like that. It...
  • Salman Khan features in Shahid Kapoor's 'Phata Poster Nikla Hero' July 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Shahid Kapoor says his character in the forthcoming film 'Phata Poster Nikla Hero' is a fan of Bollywood star Salman Khan, who has also done a cameo in the movie. "There's a little scene in the film where Salman sir is there...Salman sir was kind enough to do a...
  • FIR against Firoz Nadiadwala for threatening Rajkumar Santoshi July 27, 2013

    Mumbai: An FIR has been registered against producer Firoz Nadiadwala for allegedly threatening filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi over a financial matter, police said today. According to police, Nadiadwala (52) had gone to Santoshi's (56) house in Krushna building in suburban Juhu and threatened the latter's servant after he could not find the...
  • 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' trailer: Will Shahid-Ileana's pairing work? July 15, 2013

    Rajkumar Santoshi gave us cult comedy 'Andaz Apna Apna'. His 'Ajab Prem Ki Gazab Kahaani' was also a superhit. The filmmaker now teams up with Shahid Kapoor for his latest film 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero'. The film's trailer was recently released on the web. With some quirky dialogues and Shahid's...
  • Phata Poster Nikla Hero: Nargis Fakhri gears up for debut item number July 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Nargis Fakhri is said to be doing the best that she can for her debut item number in 'Phata Poster Nikla Hero'. Nargis will shake a leg with Shahid Kapoor for the number, composed by Pritam, and choreographed by Bosco-Caeser. Details of the number are being closely guarded, but one...
  • 'Ghayal Returns' to be a continuation of 'Ghayal': Sunny Deol May 21, 2013

    Mumbai: 'Ghayal Returns' will begin from where the 1990 hit-film 'Ghayal' left, says actor Sunny Deol. "For 'Ghayal Returns', now we have finally finalised the story idea. We are writing the dialogues now. I am working on the technicalities and it should be out by June next year," Sunny Deol told...
  • Shahid Kapoor shows talent in abundance: Filmmakers February 25, 2013

    Mumbai: There are two kinds of opinion in the film industry about Shahid Kapoor, who turns 32 Monday. Some tag him as one of the best star-actors in the post-Aamir Khan generation while others think he has screwed it up with his attitude -- but no one disputes Shahid's talent. Rajkumar...
  • Animated 'Andaaz Apna Apna': Aamir's nod awaited April 13, 2012

    Mumbai: Considering Aamir Khan's perfectionist image, producer Siddharth Jain is aware that he'll have to try harder to get the actor to dub for his 3D animated version of 'Andaaz Apna Apna'. Fortunately for him, Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon Thadani and Shakti Kapoor have already confirmed to lend their voices...