Rajshri

  • For every youngster, Mr Bachchan is an inspiration: Rajshri Rani Pandey June 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Rajshri Rani Pandey, who plays the lead role in "Suhani Si Ek Ladki", visited megastar Amitabh Bachchan's hometown Allahabad, and carried back special memories. She says she hopes to meet him someday. The story of the Star Plus show is set in Allahabad, and since Rajshri likes to take...
  • 'Samrat and Co' review: Rajeev Khandelwal as Indian Sherlock Holmes fails to solve this mystery what is the point of the film? April 26, 2014

    Film: 'Samrat & Co' Cast: Rajeev Khandelwal, Madalasa Sharma, Gopal Datt Director: Kaushik Ghatak Before we plunge into the review, we would like to share a line spouted by Rajeev Khandelwal in the very last scene of the film: "Asaan case ek tuti hui pencil ki tarha hoti hai there is no...
  • Rajeev Khandelwal: Films I do call for patience and will power April 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Rajeev Khandelwal says that being in the film industry is like an endless marathon and the one who survives till the end is the winner a la Amitabh Bachchan. "I don't believe in competition. So many films are being made in a year. In this industry, it's the endless...
  • Art director Nitin Desai gave the title 'Samrat' to us: Kavita Barjatya April 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Art director Nitin Desai showed lent his title 'Samrat' to Rajshri Productons for their upcoming film 'Samrat & Co'. The production house expressed its gratitude in a statement today. Produced by Sooraj Barjatya's cousin Kavita and directed by Kaushik Ghatak, 'Samrat & Co.' stars Rajeev Khandelwal in the lead role. Sharing...
  • There's an audience for films I do: Rajeev Khandelwal March 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Rajeev Khandelwal, who made an unconventional film debut with "Aamir", will be seen in Rajshri Productions' "Samrat & Co.", a detective thriller, and he is confident that there is an audience for the kind of films he does. "I am prepared for every film I do. I know my films...
  • Feel restricted because of my mindset, upbringing: Sooraj Barjatya March 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Sooraj Barjatya's home banner Rajshri Productions is known for family-oriented dramas, but it is now set to release a detective thriller titled "Samrat & Co.". The filmmaker says the new generation at his production house is free to make whatever they want. His cousin Kavita is ready with her first...
  • Rajshri, to act in a Malayalam film 'Aram' January 24, 2013

    Rajshri Ponnappa, who made her debut with movie 'Pithavinum Puthranum Parishudhathmavinum', which was directed by Deepesh, is yet to be released. Ponnappa, has already started working for her next movie titled 'Aram'. The movie will be directed by Reji Nair. Rajashri will play a role of a modern woman named Jessy....
  • I definitely want to work in Sandalwood: Rajshri July 20, 2012

    Having made her mark in the small screen, Rajshri Ponnappa is now dabbling in films. Taking the Mollywood route, she is debuting in 'Pithavinum Puthranam Parishudhatmvinum' (PPP) directed by Deepesh. She speaks to City Express about her small screen experience and her preparation for the big. The small screen experience: Television...
  • Meet the real Agent Vinod: Mahendra Sandhu March 25, 2012

    Mumbai: Mahendra Sandhu, the original Agent Vinod, has played a cameo in the justreleased film. While all eyes are on Saif Ali Khan's 'Agent Vinod', the film makes a special mention of Mahendra Sandhu, who also plays a cameo in it. Thirtyfive years ago, he starred in the Rajshri production...
  • Watch 'Agent Vinod' before its release January 25, 2012

    New Delhi: Now when the first trailer of Saif Ali Khan, Kareena Kapoor starrer 'Agent Vinod' is out, we have brought to you the full version of the original 1978 film. The original was produced by Rajshri Productions with Mahendra Sandhu, Asha Sachdev, Iftekhar, and Pinchoo Kapoor in the pivotal...
  • Masand: 'Aisha' loses its fizz far too quickly August 13, 2010

    Cast: Sonam Kapoor, Abhay Deol, Cyrus Sahukar, Amrita Puri, Ira Dubey Director: Rajshri Ojha Superficial and shallow like its protagonist, Aisha is a tiring film about a meddlesome, match-making millionaire, whose roots can be traced directly to charming 90s comedy Clueless, itself a contemporary take on Jane Austen's Emma. Sonam Kapoor...
  • Veteran writer-director Govind Moonis dead May 6, 2010

    Filmfare Award-winning writer-director Govind Moonis died on May 5 of throat cancer at 5 pm. He was 81 years old. Born on January 2, 1929 in the village Pasakhera in Unnao district to Pt. Shriram Dwivedi, Govind Moonis was educated at Kanpur. He started his literary career in 1947 when his...
  • After Salman, meet Bollywood's new Prem November 4, 2008

    Mumbai: Producer Sooraj Barjatya's unusual love story Ek Vivaah Aisa Bhi is scheduled to release this weekend with a limited 80 prints, which is quite surprising for a time when films release with over 1,000 prints. Moreover, this Rajshri Productions' new release doesn't even boast of any big stars. And...
  • Ek Vivaah...Aisa Bhi is not a sequel to Vivah: Director November 1, 2008

    New Delhi: Debutant director Kaushik Ghatak says his Ek Vivaah...Aisa Bhi is not a take-off on Rajshri Productions' last hit Vivah and insists that the family drama is a completely fresh project. "Ek Vivaah...Aisa Bhi is not a sequel or a remake of Vivah. There is no carry forward of any...
  • Ek Vivah Aisa Bhi, Rajshri Production's new love story October 10, 2008

    Mumbai: The Barjatya's are back with yet another love and marriage saga titled Ek Vivah Aisa Bhi. The movie revolves around two lovers who do not meet for a decade but get married at the end. Ek Vivah Aisa Bhi sounds like a sequel to Sooraj Barjatya's Vivah. This new...
  • Students stumped, exam tests them on Arushi probe June 24, 2008

    Lucknow: Arushi murder case has not only got immense media attention but it is now finding a place in our education system. ‘To which city is Arushi murder case related to?’ was a least expected question in the university examination and it took candidates taking the Bachelor of Education entrance...
  • YouTube says namaste, launches Indian edition May 8, 2008

    New Delhi: Popular video-sharing Website YouTube is now in India, offering a lot more than just funny home videos. “You Tube India says Namaste. This is a special site designed to showcase content specific to India,” says YouTube’s International Manager, Sakina Arshiwala. Videos by Indians, for Indians and of Indians, the Website...
  • The Rajshri game plan for Vivah November 5, 2006

    Mumbai: At a time when most filmmakers are bombarding the box office with hundreds of prints to get a good opening weekend, the Rajshri Productions have decided to adopt a completely opposite approach for their new release Vivah. It's back to the marriage mandap for the Rajshri banner with Vivah...