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  • Ravi Chopra: Soulful storyteller who touched hearts November 13, 2014

    Mumbai: He made mythology popular on television by offering 'Mahabharat' to viewers and showed the beauty of family ties on the big screen through 'Baghban' and "Baabul". Ravi Chopra made many films and TV shows that showed his impressive range as a filmmaker. Ravi Chopra, who was hospitalised in Breach Candy...
  • '2 States' stereotyping of North and South India: I am from Karnataka and I find nothing wrong in laughing at myself once in a while April 18, 2014

    New Delhi: There are many pointers by which you can tell whether a person is from northern, or the southern part of the country. By the amount of butter he/she slaps on her paranthas or the dexterity with which a person can eat rice with bare hands. Lungis, kurtas, turbans,...
  • TV's highest paid actor Ronit Roy notices his 'Adaalat' crew can't afford shoes, buys footwear for the entire unit March 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Ronit Roy, said to be the highest paid television actor, gifted shoes to the unit of his long-running serial 'Adaalat'. When contacted, Ronit seemed embarrassed and said: "Please don't make me sound like Bill Gates. It was a very small gesture and one that we should not even discuss." When coaxed,...
  • '2 States' trailer: Watch Alia Bhatt, Arjun Kapoor stuck in the North-South divide February 28, 2014

    New Delhi: After the release of the posters, the makers of '2 States' are out with the first trailer of the film. Alia Bhatt will be seen playing a Tam-Brahm girl studying in IIMA in Sajid Nadiadwala and Karan Johar's film '2 States'. Based on Chetan Bhagat's best selling novel...
  • 2 States: Meet Alia Bhatt and Arjun Kapoor's family in the new poster February 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Alia Bhatt will be seen playing a Tam-Brahm girl studying in IIMA in Sajid Nadiadwala and Karan Johar's film '2 States'. Based on Chetan Bhagat's best selling novel of the same name, '2 States' stars Alia Bhatt as Tamilian and Arjun Kapoor as a Punjabi boy who fall...
  • 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...
  • The villain is the new 'Boss' in Bollywood October 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Ronit Roy has portrayed the character of a cynical police officer in Anthony D'Souza's 'Boss', and he has left a mark in the role. The bad guy stole the limelight with his subtle performance in the film. Lately, the Hindi film industry has started giving a lot of...
  • Akshay happy with the first day response to 'Boss' October 17, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Akshay Kumar is happy with the first day response to his film 'Boss' that released on Eid Wednesday, and says he couldn't have asked for more. "Today (Wednesday) is the first day of release (of 'Boss'). Everything is going fine. I am very happy that it has got a...
  • 'Boss' Tweet Review: First day, first show October 16, 2013

    New Delhi: For an actor like Akshay Kumar, who is so persuasive in each role that he can hold an audience captive with utmost ease, whether or not his movies chalk up Rs 100 crore (domestic/international net collection) doesn't hold much significance. While other Bollywood biggies have Rs 100 crore...
  • Boss: Akshay Kumar returns with an actioncomedy October 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Akshay Kumar is synonymous with action and he is ready to entertain his fans with another action drama 'Boss'. Releasing Wednesday, this is his first film after the notsosuccessful underworld drama 'Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara' and it has already created a buzz by entering the Guinness...
  • Boss: Akshay Kumar's film to release in Latin America too October 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood star Akshay Kumar starrer 'Boss' will explore the uncharted markets of Panama, Latin America. It is said to be the first Hindi movie to release there. Set for worldwide release on October 16, the movie, distributed internationally by Krian Media, will also be screened in theatres across Peru...
  • I am doing a negative role in '2 States': Ronit Roy October 7, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Ronit Roy says his role in '2 States' is more of a guest appearance and that his character will have shades of grey. Being directed by Abhishek Verman, it is being coproduced by Karan Johar's Dharma Productions and Sajid Nadiadwala's Nadiadwala Grandson Entertainment. This will be Ronit's second film with...
  • Blown by the promo of Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly': Nikhil Dwivedi September 14, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Nikhil Dwivedi is eagerly waiting for the release of Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly'. The actor has really enjoyed the promo of the psychological thriller. "Blown by the promo of Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly'. Particularly excited to see dear friend Tejaswini Kolhapure in it. Life comes full circle for her," he...
  • 'Ugly' trailer: Anurag Kashyap returns with a dark thriller September 13, 2013

    New Delhi: The makers have revealed the first trailer of director Anurag Kashyap's much awaited psychological thriller 'Ugly'. The film features Girish Kulkarni, Ronit Roy, Tejaswini Kolhapure and Vipin Sharma in pivotal roles. The trailer shows the dark underbelly of a metropolitan city where several personalities live within the same...
  • Ronit Roy enjoyed 'deadly' action with Akshay Kumar in 'Boss' September 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Ronit Roy says he had fun playing villain in Akshay Kumar-starrer 'Boss', but what he enjoyed more was performing daring action stunts with the Bollywood 'khiladi'. "I enjoyed doing a villain's role, but the best part, I did deadly action sequences with Akshay Kumar. I enjoyed doing them so...
  • 'Boss' trailer: Akshay Kumar back in an action film August 27, 2013

    The much awaited theatrical trailer of Akshay Kumar's new film 'Boss' is out. Directed by Anthony D'Souza, the film stars Mithun Chakraborty, Shiv Pandit, Ronit Roy and Aditi Rao Hydari. The actor will be seen performing some daredevil stunts in the film. Produced by Akshay, the film is scheduled to...
  • 'Boss' made Akshay Kumar nostalgic August 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Shooting for action-comedy 'Boss' was almost like going down memory lane for Bollywood's 'khiladi' Akshay Kumar as he shot a major part of the movie in Bangkok and Delhi - two important cities in his life's journey. Akshay grew up in Delhi's Chandni Chowk area, and it was in...
  • Ronit Roy regrets not being part of 'Zero Dark Thirty' June 19, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Ronit Roy regrets rejecting Hollywood film 'Zero Dark Thirty' for Karan Johar's 'Student of the Year'. The 47yearold became a household name after acting in TV shows 'Kyunki Saas Bhi Kabhi Bahu Thi' and 'Kasauti Zindagi Kay'. 'Zero Dark Thirty', a 2012 war film directed by Kathryn Bigelow,...
  • TV actors work in unimaginable conditions: Ronit Roy June 4, 2013

    Mumbai: The shockingly sudden death of television actor Abir Goswami of a heart attack has raised the perennial issue of unearthly hours and dreadful work conditions afforded to television actors. Ronit Roy, who has been working in the television industry for over 15 years and has now phased out into bigscreen...
  • Karan Johar: I don't think that mania for TV stars exists June 1, 2013

    Mumbai: He's the man behind many a Bollywood hit and has also been a success in his avatars as judge and talk show host on television. But Karan Johar says categorically that he won't be delving into fiction on the small screen because he can't find the right connect. The director,...
  • Karan Johar: I don't understand the TV game June 1, 2013

    Mumbai: He's the man behind many a Bollywood hit and has also been a success in his avatars as judge and talk show host on television. But Karan Johar says categorically that he won't be delving into fiction on the small screen because he can't find the right connect. The director,...
  • 'Ugly' Sneak Peek: Kashap returns with another dark tale May 8, 2013

    New Delhi: The sneak peek of Anurag Kashyap's forthcoming film 'Ugly' looks interesting. It seems Kashayp is going to surprise the audience with his dark portrayal of the world around us. The film stars Ronit Roy, Tejaswini Kolhapure and Vipin Sharma in the lead roles. ...
  • 'Shootout at Wadala' is the highest nonholiday opener of the year May 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Among the most keenly awaited releases of 2013, Shootout at Wadala triumphed at the domestic box office with an incredible opening weekend of Rs 30.7 cr (net). It made Rs 10.10 crore on Friday, Rs 9.75 crore on Saturday and Rs 10.85 crore on Sunday. Shootout at Wadala opened...
  • 'Ugly' First Look: The poster of Anurag Kashyap's next April 30, 2013

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has confirmed on Twitter that the poster which is doing rounds on internet is indeed of his forthcoming film 'Ugly'. The film stars Ronit Roy, Tejaswini Kolhapure and Vipin Sharma in the lead roles. ...
  • John Abraham wears Amitabh Bachchan's 'Jumma Chumma De De' outfit April 16, 2013

    Priyanka Chopra's look in her special appearance song 'Shootout at Wadala''s 'Babli Badmaash' was inspired by the 1981 hit 'Yaarana'. In an ode of sorts, Amitabh Bachchan's trademark outfit from the chartbuster 'Jumma Chumma De De' song is sported by John Abraham in popular song 'Laila'. Wearing a white shirt, black...
  • 'Boss' First Look: Akshay flaunts his combat skills March 6, 2013

    New Delhi: The first look of 'Boss' has been revealed. Directed by Anthony D'Souza, the film stars Akshay Kumar and Ronit Roy in the lead roles. Mithun Chakraborty has been roped in to play Akshay's father. The last time they were seen together was in the disastrous 'Chandni Chowk To...
  • 'Vishwaroop', 'Midnight's Children' to hit box office together January 29, 2013

    New Delhi: It's a clash of the titans at the boxoffice this Friday as 'Vishwaroop', the Hindi version of Kamal Haasan's controversial Tamil film 'Vishwaroopam', hits the Indian screens along with Deepa Mehta's 'Midnight's Children', based on Salman Rushdie's Booker Prizewinning controversial novel of the same name. Directed and produced by...
  • First Look: John Abraham starrer 'Shootout at Wadala' January 22, 2013

    Anil Kapoor and John Abraham starrer 'Shootout at Wadala' first look was launched not in one or two cities but as many as five cities at the same time on Saturday. Also starring Kangana Ranaut, Tusshar Kapoor, Manoj Bajpai and Sonu Sood, 'Shootout at Wadala' is based on S Hissain Zaidi's...
  • Play the 'Shootout at Wadala' drinking game January 19, 2013

    New Delhi: If you have seen the recently released 'Shootout At Wadala' trailer, you will know what we mean when we say it makes for an excellent drinking game. Take a shot each time someone pulls out a gun or breaks a bottle on someone's head we counted. Twentythree...