Richa Chadda

  • Snapshot: Richa Chadda gets the names of her parents, Kusum and Somesh, tattooed on the inside of her wrist 10-03-2014 01:19 PM

    Richa Chadda got the names of her parents (Kusum and Somesh) tattooed on the inside of her wrist. Richa said, "I always wanted to get inked at a place most visible to me. But since I am an actor I had apprehensions. In our tradition it is said that all...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Actress in a Supporting Role 24-01-2014 05:32 PM

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • Richa Chadda: I am not interested in any TV show except '24' 02-12-2013 04:00 PM

    Mumbai: Richa Chadda enjoyed working in Bollywood actor Anil Kapoor's television series '24', but says she has no intention of doing more TV shows. "I don't think I would want to do any show on TV. I am not interested in any TV show except '24'. This was a series...
  • 'Ram Leela' earns Rs 52 crore in the opening weekend 19-11-2013 09:30 AM

    New Delhi: 'Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-leela' is inching close to Rs.100 crore at a good pace. The Sanjay Leela Bhansali movie has minted over Rs.52 crore in its opening weekend, and trade pundits believe it will sustain good business in the coming weeks too. The Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh-starrer,...
  • Mumbai no safe haven for women: B'wood actresses post gang-rape 26-08-2013 04:27 PM

    Mumbai: Calling the recent gang-rape of a woman photojournalist in Mumbai a "wake-up call", Bollywood's actress brigade, including Shabana Azmi and Juhi Chawla have, said the city isn't safe anymore and that the incident has sent a "shock" down everyone's spine. Here's what they had to say: Shabana Azmi: This...
  • Dance film, shy characters on Richa Chadda's wish list 18-08-2013 04:50 PM

    Mumbai: After working in crime thriller 'Gangs of Wasseypur' and comedies like 'Fukrey', Richa Chadda is eager to work in a dance film. "I am really looking forward to play a role in a dance film... I have a dance background and no one has exploited that till now," Richa...
  • Sanjay Leela Bhansali values good actors: Richa Chadda 18-08-2013 10:41 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Richa Chadda, who has worked in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Ram Leela', says the filmmaker values good actors. The 28-year-old admits that she harboured dreams of working with the established director, and she feels fortunate to have been able to work with him so early in her career....
  • Ishqeria: Richa Chadda desperate for an image makeover 09-08-2013 03:43 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actress Richa Chadda has till now played the loud and bold girl on screen. With new movies 'BAD' and 'Ishqeria', she is ready to break her image with the role of a shy and conservative girl. Richa's acting talent has been widely appreciated in films like 'Gangs of...
  • Sanjay Leela Bhansali was disappointed with Richa Chadda initially 04-08-2013 01:57 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Richa Chadda, who would be seen in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's much-talked about film 'Ram Leela', says the director advised her to be careful with her choice of films. Directed by Bhansali, 'Ram Leela' is a romance-drama featuring Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone in the lead. The film is...
  • Richa Chadda's journey in Bollywood hasn't been easy 22-07-2013 05:23 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Richa Chadda, whose performance was appreciated in 'Gangs Of Wasseypur' and 'Fukrey', is happy to carve a niche for herself on her own. "It's a wonderful time to be in the showbiz and now we can say that there is space for everyone in the industry," Richa told...
  • Vidya Balan is a powerhouse performer, says Dia Mirza 22-07-2013 10:04 AM

    Mumbai: Producer-actress Dia Mirza is busy casting for three films being made under her banner and says she would love to work with 'Kahaani' actress Vidya Balan. She co-owns production house Born Free Entertainment along with her beau, businessman Sahil Sangha, and actor Zayed Khan. 'Love Breakups Zindagi' was their...
  • I'll be taking Tamil lessons for 'Jiah Aur Jiah': Richa Chadda 14-07-2013 04:15 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Richa Chadda, who will be seen sharing the screen space with Kalki Koechlin in 'Jiah Aur Jiah', will have to learn Tamil language for the girl bonding movie, in which the two actresses will be swapping cultural identities. Delhi girl Richa, who tip-toed into Bollywood as Dolly in...
  • Are the makers planning a sequel to 'Fukrey'? 03-07-2013 04:29 PM

    Mumbai: 'Fukrey' actor Ali Fazal hints about a sequel to Farhan Akhtar and Ritesh Sidhwani's small-budget production venture. At the success party of 'Fukrey' Tuesday, when asked where does he see the celebrations going, Fazal said: "I think till 'Fukrey 2'." "Well, not right now but the demand is such...
  • Richa Chadda was approached for 'B.A. Pass' before Shilpa Shukla 27-06-2013 09:42 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Shilpa Shukla was always the first choice for 'B.A. Pass'. Director Ajay Bahl wasn't sure if she would have taken it up after a debut like 'Chak De! India', and that's when he approached Richa Chadda. But the deal was eventually sealed with Shilpa. "I always had Shilpa...
  • We haven't made 'Shorts' for the box office: Huma Qureshi 25-06-2013 02:08 PM

    Mumbai: Huma Qureshi, who will be seen in one of the stories in 'Shorts', says the film has already received so much acclaim that they are not thinking about its box office performance. 'Shorts' is a compilation of five short films helmed by five different directors - Neeraj Ghaywan, Vasan...
  • Anurag Kashyap is a task master: Amitabh Bachchan 22-06-2013 10:14 AM

    Mumbai: Megastar Amitabh Bachchan, who is making his debut in small screen's fiction space with a show by Anurag Kashyap, says the filmmaker is a task master. But the veteran actor is enjoying it. "Work scintillating filled with challenge. Anurag Kashyap is a task master and shall not be easily...
  • 'Fukrey' collects Rs 9.82 crore in the opening weekend 17-06-2013 03:12 PM

    New Delhi: Despite no big stars except for Richa Chadda, Mrighdeep Lamba's recent release 'Fukrey' has still managed to set the cash registers ringing at the box office. The film has already collected Rs 9.82 crore in the opening weekend. Trade Analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#Fukrey collected approx Rs 9.82...
  • I trust easily and get cheated often: Richa Chadda 15-06-2013 05:30 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Richa Chadda does not feel any limitation as an actress, but she says as a person, she ends up trusting people easily and often gets cheated. "My limitations are as a person. I am a person before being an actess, so as a person, I am very trusting....
  • Richa Chadda was the perfect choice for Bholi Punjaban: Farhan Akhtar 15-06-2013 03:28 PM

    Mumbai: 'Fukrey' producer Farhan Akhtar says actress Richa Chadda fitted the character of Bholi Punjaban in the movie like a glove. "(Richa is) The perfect casting for this character. She is someone with a really strong personality, tremendous amount of character and a very strong sense of self belief. She...
  • 'Fukrey' review: Too many gags, not enough plot spoil the film 14-06-2013 11:38 PM

    Cast: Pulkit Sharma, Varun Sharma, Richa Chadda Director: Mrigdeep Singh Lamba Four slackers in Delhi seeking fast cash make a deal with a ruthless don. But when things go wrong, as they inevitably do, they must pay the price for it. That familiar premise gets a fresh coat of paint...
  • 'Fukrey' is unpretentious, honest and funny film: Richa Chadda 14-06-2013 05:41 PM

    Actress Richa Chadda, seen in crime thriller 'Gangs Of Wasseypur', is set to play a mafia don in Farhan Akhtar's 'Fukrey'. Directed by debutant Mrigdeep Singh Lamba, 'Fukrey' is a buddy movie, revolving around Delhi-based youngsters and their life in high school and later, college. Richa has a significant role...
  • Richa Chadda: Why should actors' lives be treated as public property? 14-06-2013 10:11 AM

    New Delhi: In her last film 'Gangs of Wasseypur', Richa Chadda wowed everyone with the effortlessness with which she spewed slang words. With such a stellar start to her professional life, this Stephenian (she studied at St. Stephen's College, DU) knows the worth of being irreplaceable to survive in the...
  • 'Fukrey' Tweet Review: First day, first show 14-06-2013 09:56 AM

    New Delhi: Bollywood directors have found their new love in bromance and Mrigdeep Singh Lamba is no different. His new film 'Fukrey' is a story of four friends or fukras (jobless people) who aspire to enter college and constantly day dream about the same. But unlike the other directors, Mrigdeep...
  • 'Fukrey' will take you back to your first crush: Priya Anand 13-06-2013 11:47 AM

    New Delhi: The National Capital Region has become a sought after backdrop for Hindi films these days. Director Mrighdeep Singh Lamba's 'Fukrey' is all set to carry the trend forward. As the title suggests, the film is about four good-for-nothing guys who fall in love in narrow by lanes of...
  • 'Ram Leela' is a huge ticket for me: Richa Chadda 11-06-2013 12:09 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Richa Chadda, who has managed to bag Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Ram Leela', says that working with the filmmaker in such an early phase of her career is a dream come true. "'Ram Leela' is indeed a huge ticket for me. I can't talk much about the film but...