Randeep Hooda

  • I'm not playing a villain in 'Kick', it's a love traingle: Randeep Hooda 06-03-2014 04:05 PM

    New Delhi: After the success of his latest film 'Highway' where he played the role of a kidnapper, actor Randeep Hooda wants to take a break from doing dark roles as he feels they affect his mood. "Due to the roles I play people think I'm too serious and cranky....
  • 'Highway' was always a profitable film: Sajid Nadiadwala 06-03-2014 10:47 AM

    Mumbai: Producer Sajid Nadiadwala is elated with the response that Alia Bhatt-Randeep Hooda starrer 'Highway' has garnered and says that the film was always meant to be profitable. The movie, directed by Imtiaz Ali, got a slow start compared to his earlier projects, but gradually gelled well with the audience....
  • Approaching people for work hasn't worked for me: Randeep Hooda 05-03-2014 11:19 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Randeep Hooda, who proved his mettle with 'Highway' once again, says whenever he approached people for work it didn't work. "Approaching people for work has not worked for me. People who came to me with work has worked," Randeep told reporters during a group interview. However, Randeep, who...
  • I wanted 'Highway' to be my risk alone: Imtiaz Ali 01-03-2014 10:42 AM

    New Delhi: Imtiaz Ali says he braced himself for a free fall while working on his experimental road drama 'Highway' but the director is happy that the risk has paid off. The film, starring Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda, was made on a budget of Rs 18.25 crore. Ali says...
  • 'Highway' takes lead at the Box Office, earns Rs 15 cr in four days 26-02-2014 11:02 AM

    New Delhi: Alia Bhatt and Randeep Hooda-starrer 'Highway' may not be a big grosser at the box office, but it is shinning brighter than Jimmy Sheirgill's 'Darr@The Mall', say trade pundits The Imtiaz Ali directorial has collected around Rs.15 crore in India, leaving 'Darr@The Mall' far behind despite both films...
  • Watch 'Highway' for Alia Bhatt's spectacular performance: Preity Zinta 25-02-2014 01:46 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Preity Zinta, who has watched 'Highway', believes Alia Bhatt, who played her younger version in 1999 film 'Sangharsh', will go a long way in filmdom. "I still remember seeing Alia as a little cutie on the sets of 'Sangharsh' playing mini me. This one will be the brightest...
  • 'Highway' is incomplete till Naseeruddin sir watches it: Randeep Hooda 25-02-2014 12:20 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Randeep Hooda, a huge fan of Naseeruddin Shah, says his latest film 'Highway' will remain incomplete until the veteran actor watches it. "For me, 'Highway' is incomplete till Naseeruddin sir watches it. I am eagerly waiting for his review. I want him to see the film and sit...
  • 'Highway' gets a slow start, earns Rs 13.97 crore in the opening weekend 25-02-2014 09:59 AM

    New Delhi: Imtiaz Ali's latest offering 'Highway' has received mixed reviews from the critics as well as the audiences. The film received a slow start at the box office and only minted Rs 13.97 crore in its opening weekend. The film earned only Rs 3.42 on its opening day; however...
  • Mixed reactions on 'Highway' means that people are thinking: Imtiaz Ali 24-02-2014 01:21 PM

    Mumbai: Director Imtiaz Ali is not affected by the mixed response that his latest film 'Highway' is fetching in theatres. In fact, he believes it just shows that his film is making people think. "I had to make this film and I made it, and put in my best. Mixed...
  • Write your review: 'Highway'

    Rajeev Masand says 'Highway' will tire you out well before it's over. What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes ...
  • 'Highway' review: It will tire you out well before it's over 21-02-2014 10:32 PM

    Star Cast: Alia Bhatt, Randeep Hooda Director: Imtiaz Ali At one point in writer-director Imtiaz Ali's Highway, Alia Bhatt's character Veera, who has been kidnapped and taken hostage in the back of a truck, pops in an English music CD and begins gyrating to a tune in the middle of...
  • Is Alia Bhatt's 'Highway' setting a wrong precedent? 21-02-2014 04:24 PM

    As soon as we discuss Bollywood's perception of reality in films, we come across two theories - cinema as the source of pure entertainment, and as a tool that holds a mirror to our society. Imtiaz Ali's 'Highway' isn't inspired by a true story, but the film won't go down...
  • 'Highway' Tweet Review: First day, first show 21-02-2014 09:47 AM

    New Delhi: After playing Shanaya Singhania, a rich brat in Karan Johar's 'Student of The Year', who would hanker after popular brands and be dressed up to the nines, the critics thought she would be comfortable playing roles that would establish her as Bollywood's style diva. But with her nod...
  • 'Highway' is Alia Bhatt's 'Arth': Mahesh Bhatt 21-02-2014 07:27 AM

    Mumbai: Not one to be blinded by parental affection, he is yet to give an acting break to his son Rahul, but filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt is clean-bowled by his youngest daughter Alia Bhatt's performance in Imtiaz Ali's "Highway". He said: "I saw Alia in 'Highway'. Alia overwhelms you with her...
  • Friday Release 'Highway': Will it establish Alia Bhatt in Bollywood? 20-02-2014 03:49 PM

    Mumbai: Alia Bhatt already seems to be getting experimental - after playing a fashion-conscious and arrogant young girl in her debut film 'Student Of The Year' she will now be seen as a deglamourised character in 'Highway'. She says she won't do something as bizarre as going bald for a...
  • Snapshot: Finally! Rekha wears minimal make-up, looks her age in these photos 18-02-2014 08:33 AM

    Actress Rekha, who has been the heartthrob of millions, flaunted her bare face with minimal make-up as she joined Alia Bhatt and Imtiaz Ali for the special screening of 'Highway'. The actress, who is often spotted wearing kanjivarams, traditional gold jewllery and gajra, looked subtle as she gave heavy make-up...
  • Imtiaz Ali's 'Highway' premiers at Berlin Film Fest; creates buzz in Europe 16-02-2014 02:45 PM

    London: Filmmaker Imtiaz Ali's new film, 'Highway', created a buzz across Europe as the film made a London stopover after its premiere at the Berlin Film Festival last week. The road movie, which travels across six states of India as part of a young girl's journey from a suffocating life...
  • My father is not involved in my professional decisions: Alia Bhatt 14-02-2014 10:38 AM

    Mumbai: Flimmaker Mahesh Bhatt's daughter Alia, who made her Bollywood debut with 'Student of the Year', considers director Karan Johar as her mentor and turns to him for professional advice than to her father. "Karan is the first person I will call up and tell him about the offer that...
  • Didn't have any problem shooting without make-up for 'Highway': Alia Bhatt 13-02-2014 07:31 AM

    Mumbai: Alia Bhatt will be seen sans make-up in her second film 'Highway' and she says it was like a blessing for her. "I didn't really have any problem shooting without make-up. In fact, there was no stress about touch-up, the more crumpled the clothes, the better it was," the...
  • e-Lounge: Alia, Randeep and Imtiaz on 'Highway' 12-02-2014 03:37 PM

    Alia Bhatt is all set to return with Imtiaz Ali's 'Highway'. The film features Randeep Hooda alongside her. ...
  • My efforts have paid off with 'Highway', says singer Jonita Gandhi 05-02-2014 04:37 PM

    Chennai: Bollywood playback singer Jonita Gandhi, who has collaborated with double Oscar-winning composer A.R Rahman in forthcoming film 'Highway', says her efforts have paid off with the album, which has turned out to be a chartbuster. "It's been a childhood dream to be a singer but that Bollywood would happen...
  • I don't think it's an unusual pairing in 'Highway': Randeep Hooda 28-01-2014 04:12 PM

    New Delhi: Randeep Hooda thought someone was pulling on a prank when he was told that Imtiaz Ali wanted to work with him in 'Highway'. With the film ready to release, Hooda, 37, looks back with joy on their road adventure which took the cast and crew through six different...
  • Snapshot: Alia Bhatt tries rasgulla in Kolkata, takes rickshaw ride 28-01-2014 10:28 AM

    Alia Bhatt is currently in Kolkata to promote her upcoming film 'Highway' along with co-star Randeep Hooda. The actress not just satiate her taste buds with Bengal's popular sweet jaggery rasgulla but she also took a rickshaw ride with Randeep on the streets of Kolkata. Directed by Imtiaz Ali, 'Highway'...
  • Randeep Hooda is a friend, it was fun working with him: Alia Bhatt 24-01-2014 02:25 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Alia Bhatt, who will be seen in Imtiaz Ali's 'Highway', is not sure if she can manage a good opening for the film as she is just one-film-old in the industry. "I being one film old, (my film) will not get good opening or a good weekend. If...
  • First Look: Randeep Hooda plays Charles Sobhraj in 'Main Aur Charles' 23-01-2014 10:25 AM

    Randeep Hooda will be seen in a new avatar in Amod Kant's upcoming film 'Main Aur Charles'. The actor will step into the shoes of Charles Sohbraj for the thriller, which revolves around the infamous escape of the serial killer from Tihar jail in 1986. Here is the first look...