RAJPAL YADAV

  • 'Bhopal: A prayer for rain' review: There is a sense of drama in the final moments December 5, 2014

    Director: Ravi Kumar Cast: Mischa Barton, Martin Sheen, Warren Anderson, Rajpal Yadav This month, it will be exactly 30 years since the Bhopal gas tragedy, the world's biggest industrial disaster. In September, Warren Anderson died, without ever having faced trial in India for his role in the horrific catastrophe. Anderson was the...
  • 'Bhopal: A Prayer For Rain' is like 'Titanic'; realistic and poignant, but entertaining, says director Ravi Kumar December 4, 2014

    New Delhi: They make for an interesting trio, that's for sure. Actor Rajpal Yadav, earthy, unaffected and grounded; actress Tannishtha Chatterjee, rooted yet glamorous; and director Ravi Kumar, dressed in a simple pink Lacoste shirt and khaki pants. In the city to promote their upcoming film 'Bhopal: A Prayer For Rain'...
  • My film on Bhopal gas tragedy is a cautionary tale: Ravi Kumar December 1, 2014

    New Delhi: Ravi Kumar initially set out to make a small, independent movie on Bhopal gas tragedy but the director said the canvas of 'Bhopal: A Prayer for Rain' kept getting bigger as he realised the story behind the disaster needed to reach a wider audience. "As filmmakers we have a...
  • Rajpal Yadav to make his Hollywood debut in 'Bhopal-A Prayer Fro Rain', co-starring Martin Sheen and Mischa Barton October 13, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Rajpal Yadav, who is making his debut in Hollywood with 'Bhopal - A Prayer For Rain', is extremely satisfied because working in the film is like a dream come true for him. Director Ravi Kumar's film also features Hollywood names Mischa Barton and Martin Sheen as well as Indian-American...
  • 'Balwinder Singh Famous Ho Gaya' Review: Endless cliches, gross-out humour, weak plot; don't waste your time September 28, 2014

    Cast: Mika Singh, Shaan, Anupam Kher, Rajpal Yadav, Vindu Dara Singh Director: Sunil Agnihotri Running time: 2 hours 17 minutes Rating: 1/5 It takes tremendous patience and special admiration for singers Mika Singh and Shaan to watch their Bollywood debut 'Balwinder Singh Famous Ho Gaya'. This alleged comedy features Mika and Shaan as lead...
  • 'Main Tera Hero' trailer: Finally! Varun Dhawan stars in dad's comedy film January 23, 2014

    Varun Dhawan has finally united with his father onscreen and will be soon seen in romantic comedy film 'Main Tera Hero'. After the release of the posters, the makers are out with the trailer of the film. Directed by David Dhawan, the film also stars Nargis Fakhri, Ileana D'Cruz, Arunoday...
  • Sonakshi Sinha approached for a special song in Suriya's next January 9, 2014

    Chennai: Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha, who was recently approached with an offer to shake a leg with Suriya Sivakumar in his upcoming yetuntitled Tamil thriller, has expressed interest in it, says director N.Lingusamy. "We did approach Sonakshi for a special song, which is not an item number in the film. She...
  • Court suspends 10day jail term of actor Rajpal Yadav December 10, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Tuesday suspended Bollywood actor Rajpal Yadav's 10day jail term given for misleading the court in a suit against him and his wife by a businessman. A bench of Justice B.D. Ahmed and Vibhu Bakhru suspended Yadav's sentence on his appeal against the single judge's order. The...
  • Loan recovery case: HC provides temporary relief to Rajpal Yadav December 10, 2013

    Bollywood actor Rajpal Yadav on Tuesday got temporary relief from the Delhi High Court which suspended his sentence following his appeal against its single judge's order sending him to 10 days in jail for misleading the court in a recovery suit filed against him and his wife by a businessman. 42yearold...
  • Actor Rajpal Yadav sent to 10day judicial custody in Rs 5 crore loan recovery case December 3, 2013

    The Delhi High Court on Tuesday remanded Bollywood actor Rajpal Yadav to 10 days judicial custody for concealing facts about a Rs 5 crore recovery suit filed against him and his wife by a Delhibased entrepreneur. Justice S Murlidhar also asked Yadav's wife to remain present in the Registrar General's office...
  • Rajpal Yadav arrested on charges of concealing facts December 3, 2013

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court Tuesday remanded Bollywood actor Rajpal Yadav to 10 days police custody for concealing facts about a Rs.5 crore recovery suit filed against him and his wife by a Delhibased entrepreneur. Justice S. Murlidhar also asked Yadav's wife to remain present in the Registrar General's office...
  • Rajpal Yadav: I'm glad the global audiences are loving 'Pied Piper' October 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Satirical comedy 'Pied Piper' is doing well internationally and the film's lead actor Rajpal Yadav says he couldn't have asked for more. Directed by Vivek Budahoti, 'Pied Piper' had its world premier at the Chicago South Asian Film Festival and was also screened at the Fer Film Festival in...
  • Bhopal A Prayer for Rain: A film on Bhopal gas tragedy September 27, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Ravi Kumar has come up with a film on the Union Carbide accident that took place in Bhopal on December 2, 1984. The film features Martin Sheen, Mischa Barton, Kal Penn, Tannishtha Chatterjee and Rajpal Yadav in pivotal roles. The film is named 'Bhopal A Prayer...
  • Friday Release: Veena Malik's 'Zindagi 5050' May 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Rajiv S Ruia's 'Zindagi 5050' is also hitting the screens this week. The film stars Veena Malik, Riya Sen, Rajan Verma, Arya Babbar and Rajpal Yadav in pivotal roles. Pakistani actress Veena Malik says her role in 'Zindagi 5050' is more realistic than bold. "I think this character is...
  • I'm interested in doing more regional films: Veena Malik May 22, 2013

    Veena Malik's new film, 'Zindagi 5050' is scheduled for a May 24 release. It will see Malik in the role of a sex worker. The movie also features Rajan Verma, Rajpal Yadav and Riya Sen. Actress Veena Malik joined IBNLive readers for an interaction on her movie 'Zindagi 5050'. Q. Who is...
  • Realistic role for bold Veena in 'Zindagi 5050' February 10, 2013

    Mumbai: Pakistani actress Veena Malik says her role in 'Zindagi 5050' is more realistic than bold. "I think this character is realistic rather than bold. This is a true story of a girl and I have given more than my 100 percent, thanks to Madhuri, the character I am playing,"...
  • Dara Singh's last act: 'Ata Pata Lapata' July 13, 2012

    Dara Singh's last act was for Rajpal Yadav's 'Ata Pata Lapata'. ...
  • Watch: The trailer of 'Tukkaa Fitt' May 12, 2012

    New Delhi: The trailer of forthcoming Hindi film 'Tukkaa Fitt' is out. The film stars Mahaakshay Chakraborty, Rajpal Yadav, Mahesh Manjrekar, Vaishali Desai, and Mukul Dev in prominent roles. Directed by Shawn Arranha, 'Tukkaa Fitt' is about a group of thieves who are after a don's money. Here is the...
  • I don't believe in serious cinema: Rajpal Yadav May 16, 2010

    IBNMovies talks to Bollywood funnyman Rajpal Yadav, whose film Kushti released on May 14. Excerpts. You play the role of postmaster Chander who falls in love with Laadli. Yes, I fall in love with Nargise in the film. I will not tell much about the story but the film has three dimensions...
  • Masand's movie review: Do Knot Disturb is a dud October 3, 2009

    Cast: Govinda, Sushmita Sen, Rajpal Yadav, Ritesh Deshmukh, Ranvir Shorey, Lara Dutta Direction: David Dhawan A long time ago in a galaxy not so far away, Govinda and David Dhawan were a formidable actordirector team who you could count on to deliver a few good laughs. Much time has passed since, but...
  • Masand's Movie Review: Yeh Mera India over the top August 28, 2009

    Cast: Rajit Kapur, Seema Biswas, Anupam Kher, Rajpal Yadav Director: N Chandra Few films have made me laugh as much as N Chandra's Yeh Mera India, and funny thing is, it's not even a comedy. A message movie that addresses everything that's wrong with our country from communal hatred and...
  • Multiplicity: Single act not enough for these actors May 16, 2008

    Mumbai: Kamal Hassana is playing 10 characters in the film Dasavatharam but Anupam Kher and Rajpal Yadav are not far behind. ...
  • Film Hastey Hastey launches its music April 28, 2008

    Mumbai: Film Hastey Hastey's star cast recently launched the film's music, the film may not have a huge star cast to boast of but is all out to promote this small budget venture. ...
  • Bollywood takes on Shariat, tells Gudiya's story April 16, 2008

    Mumbai: The real life story of Gudia a woman who, with her unborn child, had to chose between two husbands is now a full fledged feature film. Kahani Gudiya Ki starring Divya Dutta and Rajpal Yadav ran into controversy for questioning the Shariat, but is now ready for...
  • No one understands my sex appeal: Arshad Warsi April 12, 2008

    New Delhi: Move over Rakhi Sawant, there is a new item number specialist in town and no it's not a new pretty young thing, but Bollywood's very own Circuit. Arshad Warsi and the director of Krazzy 4, Jaideep Sen were in the Capital to promote the film and Arshad revealed...
  • Masand's Verdict: Krazzy 4 April 12, 2008

    Cast: Irrfan Khan, Arshad Warsi, Rajpal Yadav and Suresh Menon Director: Jaideep Sen Krazzy 4 is one of those comedies that's not very funny in the first place. Irrfan Khan, Arshad Warsi, Rajpal Yadav and Suresh Menon play four mentally challenged patients who're taken to watch an India vs England cricket match...
  • Kargil war's tragic love story all set to hit the theatres March 27, 2008

    New Delhi: Director Prabhakar Shukla says his film on Gudiya a Muslim woman who was forced to leave her second husband when her first husband returned from a Pakistani jail was an attempt to portray the trauma she went through before she died. The film, Kahaani Gudiya Ki, is...
  • International shooter helps villagers aim for Olympics March 7, 2008

    Johadi (Haryana): Johadi is a sleepy village just 40 km off Delhi. The pace of life is slow here and the hot lazy afternoons seem to squeeze the life out of one dry. But that's only till the clock strikes one, when the sound of gun shots shatter the lethargy and...
  • Rizvi on the roll with gangster rap December 21, 2006

    Mumbai: He is one Bollywood producer who was in the news for all the wrong reasons. Nazim Rizvi, producer of highly controversial film Chori Chori Chupke Chupke was charged with having links with underworld don Chota Shakeel under whose behest he is believed to have produced the film. Rizvi was...