RAMAIYA VASTAVAIYA

  • Shruti Haasan poses as the contemporary bride on the cover of a fashion magazine April 29, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Shruti Haasan has put her fashionable foot forward as the cover girl of the May issue of fashion magazine Harper's Bazaar Bride. There are multiple shots of the actress, who has made a unique style statement with the traditional sari, but with a contemporary twist to the look. She...
  • For Shruti Haasan, New Year kicked off on January 4 January 5, 2014

    New Delhi: For actress Shruti Haasan, New Year has just begun. The actress was sick earlier and has finally started feeling the cheer of 2014. "Didn't start the year in the best way possible with the feeling (of) sickness so my new year starts on Jan 4," Shruti posted on Twitter...
  • 2013 has been life changing for me: Shruti Haasan December 25, 2013

    New Delhi: Actress Shruti Haasan says the year 2013 has been life changing for her in numerous ways. On work front, she returned to Hindi cinema with spy thriller 'DDay' and love story 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya'. Before that she was seen in 2011 film 'Dil Toh Baccha Hai Ji'. "I'm so looking forward...
  • Prabhudeva, Ekta Kapoor to team up for a film? December 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Choreographerturneddirector Prabhu Deva will reportedly be directing a film for Ekta Kapoor. "We have signed Prabhu Deva because he is successful and an accomplished director. He will be making a film for us," sources close to the development told PTI. "We are yet to zero in on a subject...
  • I would want to work with Amitabh Bachchan: Girish Kumar November 30, 2013

    New Delhi: One film old actor Girish Kumar, the son of TIPS honcho Kumar Taurani, is not so keen on following his father's footsteps as he is currently focusing on his acting career. The 24yearold actor, who made his Bollywood debut with Prabhu Deva's 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya', said he may take...
  • Shruti Haasan attacked by stalker at her home November 20, 2013

    Mumbai: An unidentified stalker allegedly tried to barge into the residence of Bollywood actress Shruti Haasan, the daughter of noted actor Kamal Haasan, but her timely act of closing the door prevented the man from entering her house in suburban Bandra. A source close to the 27yearold actress told PTI that...
  • South remakes are hit in Bollywood due to star presence: Prabhudeva July 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Choreographerdirector Prabhu Deva feels southern remakes are getting recognised in Bollywood because of the presence of big stars. Prabhu Deva has made three films in Hindi and all of them have been remakes. Two of his films, 'Wanted' (remake of Telugu film 'Pokiri') and 'Rowdy Rathore' (remake of Telugu...
  • 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya' beats 'DDay' at the BoxOffice July 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Despite having an almost new star cast in his latest romantic comedy, Prabhudeva's 'Ramiaya Vastavaiya' managed to beat multistarrer 'DDay' at the box office. With three days of the release of both the films, 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya' has collected Rs 15.30 crore while 'DDay' has earned Rs 13.69 crore...
  • You're going to see a superstar in Girish: Sonu Sood July 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sonu Sood, who essays the role of Shruti Haasan's brother in 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya', is amazed by the film's lead actor, debutant Girish Kumar's performance. He says there's a future star in him. "The performance that he (Girish) has given...I would never expect it from a newcomer. This kind of...
  • 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya' review: Prabhudeva remixes Salman's old hits July 19, 2013

    Cast: Girish Kumar, Shruti Haasan, Sonu Sood Director: Prabhudeva A rich spoilt brat falls in love with a simple girl. But, like in every hindi film, parents are against the entire set up. The boy's mother accuses the girl of setting a trap for the boy. The girl cries and then enters...
  • Acting is my childhood dream: Debutant actor Girish Kumar July 19, 2013

    Girish Kumar is making his debut with 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya', opposite actress Shruti Haasan. The film is produced by his father Kumar S Taurani, the Managing Director of Tips Industries Limited. Actorfilmmaker Prabhudeva, whose action ventures 'Wanted' and 'Rowdy Rathore' turned out to be boxoffice successes, directed both the original 'Nuvvostanante...
  • Friday releases: 'DDay', 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya', 'Ship of Theseus' to be released today July 19, 2013

    It's a mixed bag of espionage, romance and philosophy at the boxoffice on Friday. Rishi Kapoor starrer 'DDay', Prabhu Deva's 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya' and Anand Gandhi's 'Ship of Theseus' will be released today. ...
  • Keen on reviving RK Films banner: Randhir Kapoor July 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Actordirector Randhir Kapoor says he is keen to revive RK Films, the banner established by his filmmaker father Raj Kapoor. "Very soon RK Films will start producing many films in a year with new directors, music composers and actors. They will help us to understand the psyche of...
  • Newcomers are getting good response now: Girish Kumar July 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Girish Kumar, who is making his Bollywood debut with 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya', is hopeful that he will strike the right chord with his upcoming family drama. Girish, 24, who is playing the lead along with Shruti Haasan in the Prabhudeva directed film, believes it is a great time in the...
  • Randhir Kapoor: The meaning of emotion in a film has changed July 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Yesteryear actor Randhir Kapoor feels today's films have improved technically but content has declined over the period of time. Randhir, 66, who helmed projects like 'Kal Aaj Aur Kal', 'Dharam Karam' and 'Henna', said the interpretation of emotion has changed today. "Our films have improved technically but content wise we...
  • Ramaiya Vastavaiya: Aishwarya inspired Jacqueline July 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Sri Lankan beauty Jacqueline Fernandez took inspiration from Aishwarya Rai's work in 'Kajra re' song for her item number 'Jadu ki jhappi' in 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya'. Jacqueline dons desi avatar for the song choreographed by Prabhu Deva, who is also the director of the movie. Talking about 'Kajra re', she said: "I...
  • 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya': Losing weight was a tough task for Girish Kumar June 27, 2013

    Mumbai: Girish Kumar, set to make his debut on Bollywood boulevard with 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya', says nothing is more important than the viewers' reaction. "I believe that ultimately the film should speak for itself," he said adding that it applies to everyone "be it a producer or a star or newcomer." Son...
  • I will be doing more Hindi films now, says Shruti Hassan June 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Shruti Hassan, who has made a place for herself in the southern film industry, says she was not avoiding Bollywood and commitments down south kept her busy. Shruti made her debut in Hindi films with a cameo appearance in her father Kamal Hassan's 'Hey Ram' in 2000. She...
  • 'D Day' was most challenging role for me: Shruti Haasan June 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Shruti Haasan says she could not let go off the opportunity to work in forthcoming movie 'D Day' as it is the most challenging role for her so far. The 27yearold, who was seen playing a simple girl in the recently released 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya', is glad that she is...
  • If audiences like your work, you will survive: Girish Kumar June 20, 2013

    Mumbai: He is the son of producer Kumar Taurani and his legacy makes him familiar with the modalities of making movies, but Girish Kumar, who is debuting with Prabhudheva directed 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya', says he just focused on the acting part for his first film. "I am not involved with the production...
  • Don't know how I became an action director: Prabhudeva June 18, 2013

    Mumbai: He wears many hats and choreographeractordirector Prabhudeva says being a dancer he relates more to romance than action and wonders how he became an action film director. After directing two action movies in Bollywood 'Wanted' and 'Rowdy Rathore', he dealt with his favourite genre in his forthcoming film 'Ramaiya...
  • I judge myself from my personal growth, says Shruti Hassan May 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Shruti Hassan is yet to find success in Bollywood but the actress, who will be next seen in Prabhudeva's 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya', says she is not disheartened by failures. Shruti made her debut in Hindi films with a cameo appearance in her father Kamal Hassan's 'Hey Ram' in 2000. Later, she...
  • My father is my inspiration, says Shruti Haasan May 23, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Shruti Haasan, daughter of veteran actorfilmmaker Kamal Haasan, says her father has been very inspiring for her. She marvels at her father's dedication and says he has the same enthusiasm that a newcomer has for his work. "He has been an inspiration for me, personally. Just the way I...
  • Ankita Shorey turns down item song in 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya' March 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Model turned actress, Ankita Shorey was initially offered to do the item song in Prabhu Deva's next directorial venture 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya'. Producer Kumar Taurani was keen to cast Ankita Shorey for this interestingly tittled 'Jaadu Ki Jhappi De De Tu Abhi', which will be shot in the fields of...
  • Snapshot: Total desi look for Jacqueline Fernandez in 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya' March 6, 2013

    New Delhi: The first look of 'Ramaiya Vastavaiya' has been revealed. Directed by Prabhu Deva, the film stars Girish Taurani and Shruti Haasan in the lead roles, while Jacqueline will be seen in an item number. The film is scheduled to be released in June, 2013. ...