RISHI KAPOOR

  • Quick Quiz: How well do you know actor Rishi Kapoor? September 4, 2014

    The actor, who turns 62 today, was quite a heartthrob back in the day. Much like his son Ranbir Kapoor. ...
  • Subhash Ghai on 'Kaanchi': I am happy that I made something good, never mind if it didn't work May 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai's latest film 'Kaanchi' was poorly received at the boxoffice. However, he is not disturbed as he says he gave the film his best. "We should accept victory and defeat with the same amount of happiness with which the film is made. You should be sad when you...
  • 'Kaanchi' actress Mishti to feature in TV show 'Ekk Nayi Pehchaan' April 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Mishti, who has been launched by Subhash Ghai in Bollywood with 'Kaanchi', will be seen on the small screen show 'Ekk Nayi Pehchaan'. The show's episode, to be aired May 5, will feature Kaanchi as a girl from Uttarakhand who is in Mumbai to fight for her identity and...
  • Everything will be fine in a few days: Subhash Ghai on the BO collection of 'Kaanchi' April 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Subhash Ghai is unfazed with the slow start of his latest directorial "Kaanchi" at the box office. The movie stars newcomer Mishti in the lead role and the filmmaker says patience is needed to accept films with a new cast. "Whenever you (a filmmaker) make a film with a newcomer,...
  • Complete list of winners at IIFA 2014 April 27, 2014

    The 15th edition of International Indian Film Academy Awards saw an interesting mix of winners this year. Highlighting the international appeal of India's Bollywood film industry, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards event was held in the US for the first time in Tampa, Florida. Here's a complete list of...
  • 'Kaanchi' Review: Subhash Ghai's film makes you cringe and laugh at the same time April 26, 2014

    Back in the 1980s and 1990s, Subhash Ghai's films would guarantee a huge opening. They would be quintessential masala potboilers, high on Indian values, where the heroine would be the pure virginal beauty and the hero would be a dutiful son or someone wronged by the society. The film would...
  • 'Kaanchi' is the saga of today's women: Indrani Chakraborty April 22, 2014

    Kolkata: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who often renames the female leads of his films with 'M', says he chooses the alphabet for his actresses because it symbolises mother. Ghai, who is launching Bengali model Indrani Chakraborty in Bollywood in his upcoming film 'Kaanchi' and gave her new name 'Mishti, said he...
  • Rishi Kapoor, Lata Mangeshkar, Zakir Hussain chosen for Deenanath Mangeshkar Award April 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Zakir Hussain and Pandharinath Kolhapure have been named for this year's Master Deenath Mangeshkar Award for music, actor Rishi Kapoor for theatre and cinema and Anna Hazare for social awareness, renowned singer Lata Mangeshkar announced here Sunday. Theatre personalities Dinesh Pedanekar and Mukta Barve, founders of Anamika and Rasika Sanstha,...
  • Rishi Kapoor appeals to the public to donate organs, pledges his own March 23, 2014

    Chandigarh: Actor Rishi Kapoor pledged to donate organs. After distributing prizes to the winners of 'Transplant Games 2014' at PGIMER in Chandigarh, the 61-year-old veteran actor signed the pledge to be an organ donor. Rishi appealed to the general public to come forward for this noble cause and donate organs after death. The...
  • Critical acclaim doesn't translate into Box Office success: Sonam Kapoor on 'Bewakoofiyaan' gross collection March 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Yash Raj Films' 'Bewakoofiyaan' may not have been received well but its lead actress Sonam is happy with her work in the romantic comedy. "I am happy with the response to the film. If you get critical acclaim, it does not translate into box office success," Sonam told reporters here...
  • Anil Kapoor tempted to focus on '24' season 2; Rishi Kapoor and Jeetendra likely to join the cast March 15, 2014

    Mumbai: Anil Kapoor has several film offers coming his way but is tempted to set the ball rolling for the second season of his game-changing TV series '24'. Confirming his full-throttle plans for the show's season two, Kapoor said: "My entire team is into pre-production. Only my own dates need to...
  • Rishi Kapoor has turned me into a one-take artiste: Ayushmann Khurrana March 13, 2014

    Mumbai: VJ turned actor Ayushmann Khurrana says he has learnt to be a one-take artiste thanks to industry veteran Rishi Kapoor with whom he is sharing screen space in their upcoming film 'Bewakoofiyan'. It is for the first time that Ayushmann will be seen with the...
  • Ranbir Kapoor is my senior and I like his work: Ayushmann Khurrana March 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Ayushmann Khurrana, who made a fruitful debut with 'Vicky Donor' and is now looking forward to 'Bewakoofiyaan', says he sees no "competitor" in the Hindi film industry. He further believes that he has a major plus point in the fact that he can act as well as sing. Bollywood...
  • I can't do the stereotypical father's roles, it's too unexciting: Rishi Kapoor March 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Veteran actor Rishi Kapoor, who plays Sonam Kapoor's father in debutant director Nupur Asthana's 'Bewakoofiyaan' says he isn't likely to be seen in any "stereotypical" fatherly roles as he finds them "too unexciting". "If you notice, I didn't play my own son's (Ranbir) father in 'Besharam'. It is not vanity,...
  • Watch: Mishti plays a revolutionary hero in Subhash Ghai's 'Kaanchi' March 7, 2014

    Subhash Ghai has returned to direction after a span of five years and the trailer of his upcoming film 'Kaanchi' is out. The film revolves around the story of a girl who fights against the injustice in the country. The film stars Misthi, Kartik Tiwari and Rishi Kapoor in main...
  • Kaanchi: Meet Subhash Ghai's new find Mishti in the first poster March 6, 2014

    Subhash Ghai has returned behind the camera after a gap of five years and the first look of his new film 'Kaanchi' is out. The film revolves around the story of a woman who fights against the injustice in country. The first poster shows Misthi, Subhash Ghai's new find. The...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Rishi Kapoor gives competition to Aamir in Best Actor in a Negative Role category February 12, 2014

    New Delhi: It may sound repetitive, but the overwhelming response we are getting for the first IBNLive Movie Awards has made us more enthusiastic towards our work. However, the mission is still not accomplished. We need more support in order to get more like minded people on the same platform....
  • 'Bewakoofiyaan' trailer: The moment when your perfect life turns into a nightmare February 6, 2014

    New Delhi: The makers have released the first trailer of 'Bewakoofiyaan'. Directed by Nupur Asthana, the film features Ayushmann Khurrana, Sonam Kapoor and Rishi Kapoor in the lead roles. The film is scheduled to hit the screens on March 14, 2014. ...
  • 'Bewakoofiyaan' first poster: Sonam, Ayushmann go 'stupid' in love February 4, 2014

    With the new Bollywood onscreen pairings coming to surface, the new to join the bandwagon is none other than Ayushmann Khurrana and Sonam Kapoor. The two will be seen together in Yash Raj's upcoming film 'Bewakoofiyaan'. Directed by Nupur Asthana, the film is written by Habib Faisal and also stars...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Actor in a Negative Role January 28, 2014

    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...
  • 'Kaanchi' is the story of a girl's fight against power: Subhash Ghai December 29, 2013

    Filmmaker Subhash Ghai says his upcoming film 'Kaanchi' is an inspirational story of a girl who dares to fight against corruption. "The story of 'Kaanchi' is an inspirational story of an aam ladki (common girl) of India who shows the strength of a woman within but without outside support," Ghai tweeted...
  • Ranveer Singh to do a film with Umesh Shukla? December 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Ranveer Singh is likely to do a film for 'Oh My God' fame director Umesh Shukla. "There are few ideas that I have which I have discussed with Ranveer. The subject that I have, he suits perfectly, hence want to chose him. He has liked it too," Umesh...
  • Rishi Kapoor, Vir Das team up for 'Khanna Patel' December 18, 2013

    Mumbai: After 'Namaste London', actor Vir Das and Rishi Kapoor are sharing screen space again in Sanjay Cheel directed coemdy 'Khanna Patel'. Produced by Bohra Bros, the film is a crazy Gujarati Punjabi story based comedy where Vir will be playing the lead while Rishi will be seen in the role...
  • Dad hasn't accepted I can have girlfriends: Ranbir Kapoor December 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor may have girls drooling over him, but his father and yesteryear star Rishi Kapoor still hasn't come to terms with him having a girlfriend. The 31yearold Kapoor scion, who is reportedly dating his 'Ajab Prem Ki Ghazab Kahani' costar Katrina Kaif, talked about his camaraderie with...
  • The creepiest and most disturbing antiheroes of 2013 December 3, 2013

    New Delhi: They spew cuss words. They berate everyone around. They are merciless and symbolise misery and chaos. Yes, they are the antiheroes who bring out the negative shades of human persona and make the bad man look so good and appealing. As the year 2013 nears its completion, we...
  • Watch: Sonam Kapoor on working with Rishi Kapoor in 'Bewakoofian' November 7, 2013

    Bollywood actor Sonam Kapoor talked about her next film, Yash Raj's, Bewakoofian, with Rishi Kapoor and Ayushmann Khurrana. The film was shot in various parts of Delhi and Gurgaon in February this year with Khurrana, who plays her love interest in the film and actor Rishi Kapoor, who plays her...
  • You don't want to talk about your finances, it's personal: Ranbir Kapoor October 29, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Ranbir Kapoor, who was recently in news for charging Rs 20 crore for his latest film 'Besharaam', says money is something which should not be discussed in public. "Nothing disturbs me. It's the reporter's job to ask questions and it's my job to answer in the best way. Money...