ROWDY RATHORE

  • Snapshot: Akshay Kumar stumbles upon an old picture with sister Alka; shares it on Twitter April 15, 2014

    Akshay Kumar might play the rugged, macho man on the big screen, but when it comes to his family, the 46-year-old is a softie. The 'Rowdy Rathore' star recently came across a photograph of him with his sister Alka Bhatia, who got married to construction honcho Surendra Hiranandani in 2012....
  • Will Ekta Kapoor's film establish Luv Sinha in Bollywood? October 1, 2013

    New Delhi: Actor Luv Sinha has signed a 'big' film project with producer Ekta Kapoor. However, no further details of the movie are known as yet. "We will soon be working together and it's definitely going to be a big project, the exact details of which we will be announcing soon,"...
  • Sonakshi Sinha: I've never been offered offensive roles August 16, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who has who has made a mark for herself in showbiz with movies like 'Dabangg' and 'Rowdy Rathore', says no filmmaker has ever offered her any role which may have been offensive. "I have never been offered any roles which may be offensive. People know 'She is...
  • Akshay Kumar: I do movies according to market demand August 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Akshay Kumar says his choice of films is dictated by the market demand and he does not mind playing regular actioncomedy roles. Last year, the 45yearold actor dominated the screens with his masala entertainers 'Housefull 2', 'Rowdy Rathore', 'Joker', and 'Khiladi 786'. Akshay's previous movies 'Desi Boyz', 'Tees...
  • Prabhudeva: Honestly, I don't have time to be lonely April 3, 2013

    Mumbai: The Indian entertainment industry's male dancing icon Prabhudheva turns 40 Wednesday and says he has no time to brood over his loneliness. "Of course, I'd like someone in my life. And of course, when I go home in the evening I wish there was someone waiting for me. But very...
  • Sonakshi will be seen in one of my future films: Sajid Khan March 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sajid Khan seems to be all praise for actress Sonakshi Sinha who will be seen doing a peppy dance number 'Thank God It's Friday' in his upcoming film 'Himmatwala'. The director said he would like to rope her in one of his future films as well. "I nurtured a...
  • Vijay to shake a leg in Akshay Kumar's 'Pistol' March 4, 2013

    Kollywood's Ilayathalapathy Vijay and Akshay Kumar of B-town seems to have a good have a good rapport with one another. And news is that the actor has performed a cameo dance in Akshay's 'Rowdy Rathore'. Now, he is going to do a similar performance in Akshay's upcoming 'Pistol', which the remake...
  • Prabhudeva: I don't receive offers for acting February 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Choreographeractordirector Prabhu Deva, who will next be seen acting in 'ABCD Any Body Can Dance', says he receives more offers for direction but loves choreography the most. "I get more offers for direction than acting. I don't receive offers for acting... everyone takes me as a director... which...
  • Remo: I have used 'Aa re pritam pyaare' in 'ABCD' February 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Choreographerdirector Remo D'Souza has used chartbuster 'Aa re pritam pyaare' from the film 'Rowdy Rathore', in his new film 'ABCD AnyBody Can Dance'. He says it will be shown in the movie with a new twist. "I have got 'Aa re pritam pyaare', the superhit song from 'Rowdy Rathore'...
  • Prabhu Deva: Everybody wants me to do action films January 24, 2013

    Mumbai: After giving two backtoback hits in Bollywood, South choreographerturneddirector Prabhu Deva says filmmakers here want him to make actionmasala movies but feels its difficult to try out new things in the same space. Prabhu made his directorial debut in Hindi films with Salman Khan starrer 'Wanted' in 2009 which turned...
  • Akshay: Service tax will affect independent producers January 16, 2013

    Mumbai: The government's decision to levy 12.36 percent service tax on film and television actors is taking a toll on the industry, says Bollywood star Akshay Kumar, adding it has forced independent producers to stop making movies. "A lot of films are closing because of this (service tax)... and due to...
  • Hands pretty full for 2013: Sonakshi Sinha January 1, 2013

    Mumbai: After a successful 2012 with hits like 'Rowdy Rathore', 'Son of Sardaar' and 'Dabangg 2', the new year also looks quite promising for actress Sonakshi Sinha. "In 2013 I have 'Lootera', 'Once Upon a Time in Mumbaai 2'... I am going to start shooting for 'Bullet Raja', 'Rambo Rajkumar' with...
  • 8 films that crossed the Rs 100 crore mark in 2012 December 26, 2012

    Mumbai: Eight bigstarrers joining the Rs 100crore club, unusualthemed smallbudget movies turning into miraculous hits and almost no major setbacks among about 150 releases: Bollywood's 2012 box office report card has set a benchmark, say trade pundits. They contend that with a reportedly Rs 2,273crore profit, it has been a 'balanced'...
  • Akshay Kumar to star in Hindi remake of 'Ramana' December 24, 2012

    Mumbai: After successfully coproducing her first film 'Rowdy Rathore', which entered the Rs.100 crore club, designer Shabina Khan has now bought the rights of Tamil hit 'Ramana', a film highlighting the fight against corruption. Confirming the same, Khan told IANS: "I have bought the rights of Tamil film 'Ramana'. I will...
  • Delhi policemen to watch 'Dabangg 2' with Salman December 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Delhi Police personnel, who have been appreciated for their bravery and meritorious services, will watch 'Dabangg 2' with actor Salman Khan before the film's release Dec 21, police said Friday. According to Delhi Police sources, Salman Khan will arrive in Delhi Dec 18 and would pay tributes to police...
  • 2012: Bollywood moves away from labels December 12, 2012

    New Delhi: 'Tragedy King' Dilip Kumar, 'Angry Young Man' Amitabh Bachchan and 'Jumping Jack' Jeetendra ever wonder why new age Bollywood stars have no such tags. It's difficult to pin them down to any label because they experiment not just in terms of scripts but also with their looks. Take...
  • Akshay Kumar: Our home needed a baby girl December 10, 2012

    New Delhi: Bollywood star Akshay Kumar, who became the proud father of baby girl Nitara three months back, says his family is now complete with the arrival of the new born. The 45yearold actor also has son Aarav, 10, with wife Twinkle and he said he does not face any problem...
  • Why Bollywood gives importance to Southern remakes December 5, 2012

    New Delhi: Once upon a time films from the south were family socials. Gemini, Prasad and other banners promoted cute products celebrating wholesome family values where virtue always vanquished evil and the good, honest protagonist and the loyal, sacrificing heroine always saw the cruel, conniving baadie off to...
  • Sonakshi Sinha doesn't regret doing 'Joker' December 1, 2012

    Mumbai: After backtoback hits with 'Dabangg' and 'Rowdy Rathore', actress Sonakshi Sinha's third film 'Joker' failed to set the cash registers ringing but the actress has no regrets. "I don't regret doing 'Joker'. I signed 'Joker' after the success of 'Dabangg' so it was my second film. For a newcomer...
  • It's great to return to action: Akshay Kumar December 1, 2012

    Mumbai: With two of his films 'Housefull 2' and 'Rowdy Rathore' having made it to the Rs. 100 crore club, Akshay Kumar has been tagged as one of Bollywood's most bankable actor. Though the actor feels the pressure of success, he says once a film releases, he doesn't...
  • SS Rajamouli wants to direct Aamir Khan November 30, 2012

    Mumbai: Renowned Telugu director SS Rajamouli has expressed his desire to make a Bollywood film with superstar Aamir Khan. "I love all actors from here. But I love Aamir Khan the most. I adore him and treat him as a guru. I like the way he makes films, the way he...
  • Sonakshi: I take success and failure in my stride November 9, 2012

    Mumbai: After two backtoback hits 'Dabangg' and 'Rowdy Rathore' Sonakshi Sinha's 'Joker' failed to set the cash registers ringing. But the actress is unperturbed and says she handles both success and failure in the same manner. "I think the best way is to take success and failure in the...
  • Ata majhi satakli, says the fly in 'Makkhi' October 6, 2012

    Mumbai: Southern filmmaker SS Rajamouli, who is gearing up for the release of the Hindi version of his Telugu blockbuster 'Eega', says he plans to make a Bollywood film soon. "Yes I do plan to make a Bollywood film but right now I have many commitments down South. Then later I...
  • Oh My God: Will Akshay be third time lucky in 2012? September 29, 2012

    New Delhi: It seems trade pundits were right when they declared in the beginning of 2012 that the year is going to belong to Akshay Kumar. The actor has again made his presence felt with 'Oh My God'. The film has opened to mainly positive reviews with most of the...
  • Akshay can do justice to 'Thupaki' remake: Director September 27, 2012

    Even as a case against 'Thupaki' is pending before the court, a guessing game is on among fans that Vijay will be seen in the role of a cop in this film, directed by AR Murugadoss. The director denies it and says, "Vijay is not playing a police officer in 'Thupaki'....
  • It's easy to kick than make people laugh: Akshay September 18, 2012

    Mumbai: Bollywood's 'Khiladi' Akshay Kumar loves action and comedy, but says he prefers being tagged as an action hero. "I think I have very much enjoyed both the tags. I've got both the tags all the time, but somewhere in my heart, I love the action one more," the 45yearold said...
  • Does Bollywood need some intelligent comedies? August 17, 2012

    New Delhi: There is a good joke and a bad joke and there is a marked difference between them. But what exactly is this difference? And is a bad joke bad for everyone or vice versa? At a particular instance during watching the recent mega hit 'Housefull 2', I found...
  • Prabhu Deva: Nobody compliments me on my Hindi August 3, 2012

    It was during a welcome break from the incessant rains in the city that Prabhu Deva opened the doors of his Lokhandwala apartment for us. Sitting with a cup of green tea and clad in a black tee and denims, Prabhu chats with us about his film, family and keeping...
  • Bol Bachchan: 5 deadly aftereffects of bad jokes July 9, 2012

    New Delhi: When Amitabh Bachchan says he "can walk Engliss", "talk Engliss", and "laugh Engliss" you tend to forgive him. Not because English is a very funny language, but his job interview with Ranjit in Namak Halal is one of most heartwarmingly amusing scenes scripted in Hindi cinema. But...
  • Offensive, outrageous songs score in Bollywood July 6, 2012

    New Delhi: Wacky, quirky and full of double entendre, Bollywood songs are going irreverent with a vengeance. If 'Bhaag DK Bose' was a shocker, what about recent numbers like 'I am a hunter', 'Madam malai' and 'Womaniya'. Their lyrics are sometimes senseless, sometimes outrageous and sometimes offensive too, but youth,...