Sanjay Leela Bhansali

  • Deepika Padukone on working with Ranveer Singh in 'Bajirao Mastani': We are still working out the logistics 12-04-2014 10:14 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Deepika Padukone is happy that her on-screen chemistry with Ranveer Singh is appreciated by audience but she wants that whenever they come together next for a film it has to be better than 'Ram Leela'. After the success of 'Ram Leela', Ranveer and Deepika have become the most...
  • Ranveer-Deepika to star in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Bajirao Mastani' 07-04-2014 12:18 PM

    Mumbai: The 'Ram-Leela' couple is back! Actress Deepika Padukone will play historical character Mastani with Ranveer Singh playing Bajirao Peshwa in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Bajirao Mastani'. The casting of Ranveer and Deepika puts an end to months of speculation about who would play the role. Besides Ranveer, Shah Rukh Khan...
  • I did the item song in 'Gabbar' for a friend: Kareena Kapoor 03-04-2014 04:17 PM

    Mumbai: 'Fevicol', the number she performed with Salman Khan in 'Dabangg 2', was meant to be her career's last item song, but Kareena Kapoor has broken her no-item-song policy for the sake of friendship. When her close friend Shabina Khan asked her to do an item song in 'Gabbar', which...
  • Ranveer Singh in talks for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Bajirao Mastani' 07-03-2014 05:20 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Ranveer Singh is in talks to play Baji Rao in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's most talked about film 'Bajirao Mastani'. Baji Rao was a noted general who served as Peshwa (Prime Minister) to the fourth Maratha Chhatrapati (emperor) Shahu from 1720. He was credited with expanding the Maratha empire....
  • Sanjay Leela Bhansali is my guru, says filmmaker Vibhu Puri 24-01-2014 01:45 PM

    Mumbai: Vibhu Puri, who has worked on the dialogues and screenplay of 'Guzaarish' and 'Saawariya', says the Sanjay Leela Bhansali directorials were ahead of their times. "I come from a school where we are not money spinners. I want to be called an artist. I do not want to be...
  • Filmfare Awards 2014: The list of nominees 14-01-2014 10:00 AM

    Mumbai: Its that time of the year when the best of Bollywood is honoured for their work. In its 59th year, Filmfare Awards lists their choice of nominees in different categories. While Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram Leela' gets a nod from the jury and has fetched nominations...
  • SRK not approached for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Bajirao Mastani' 11-01-2014 10:06 AM

    Mumbai: Superstar Shah Rukh Khan has not been approached for Sanjay Leela Bhansali's dream project 'Bajirao Mastani', according to sources close to the actor. There were reports that SRK would be doing SLB's film with Deepika Padukone and Katrina Kaif also featuring in it. "He (Shah Rukh) is not approached...
  • Would like to produce only those films that I direct: Vishal Bhardwaj 24-12-2013 01:20 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj has said he would produce only those films which he could direct and not those of others. "I want to stop producing films because I want to conserve that energy for myself as director. I am not interested in producing films. I did it for Abhishek...
  • Bombay HC directs CBFC to re-consider its certification to 'Ram Leela' 19-12-2013 12:53 PM

    New Delhi: Observing that the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC) did not apply its mind while granting certification to Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Goliyon ki Rasleela Ramleela', the Bombay High Court on Wednesday directed it to re-consider the U/A status given to the movie. A division bench of Justices VM...
  • Ram Leela: Case filed against Sanjay Leela Bhansali, Ranveer Singh 07-12-2013 02:50 PM

    Bareilly: On the directives of a local court here, a case has been filed against 12 persons, including the director and star cast of Hindi feature film 'Goliyon Ki Raslila Ramleela'. The case was lodged in Bhamaura police station last night against 12 persons including the director - Sanjay Leela...
  • Shah Rukh, Abhishek are fun boys to work with: Deepika 01-12-2013 12:30 PM

    New Delhi: Deepika Padukone's fluid and energy-packed dance in the 'Nagada sang dhol' song from 'Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela' has been widely appreciated but she doubts if she can recreate the grandeur of the number sans the film's director Sanjay Leela Bhansali. She says the song's popularity was the 'least...
  • Ram Leela: Deepika's fourth film to enter the Rs 100 cr club in 2013 30-11-2013 03:24 PM

    New Delhi: Deepika Padukone has continued her dream run at the box-office with director Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Ram Leela'. The film is set in Gujarat, and also features Ranveer Singh in the lead. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted about the film's business, "2013 has been a remarkable year for Deepika...
  • E lounge: Ram Leela enters Rs 100 crore club 28-11-2013 11:35 PM

    Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Ram Leela starring Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone has entered the Rs 100 crore club. Also on the show is the new look of Aamir Khan for Dhoom 3. ...
  • I am not ready for a relationship: Deepika Padukone 24-11-2013 12:35 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Deepika Padukone, who has been appreciated for her performance in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's latest offering 'Goliyon Ki Raasleela - Ram Leela', says her younger sister Anisha Padukone is her most blunt critic. She is always very honest, and "I don't mind it," Deepika said. "She is very honest...
  • 'Ram Leela' is a liberating experience: Sanjay Leela Bhansali 23-11-2013 05:49 PM

    Mumbai: Sanajy Leela Bhansali is feeling liberated ever since his 'Ram-leela' hit the screens and wowed the critics and audiences alike. And why not, this success has come to him after six years and two duds - 'Saawariya' and 'Guzaarish'. Bhansali is in a celebratory mood and shares his excitement...
  • Court bans Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Ram Leela' in the state 21-11-2013 08:41 PM

    Sanjay Leela Bhansali's latest flick "Goliyon Ki Raasleela - Ram Leela" was banned in Uttar Pradesh by the Lucknow bench of the Allahabad High Court on Thursday. A bench of Justice Ashok Pal Singh and Justice Devi Prasad Singh passed the ban order while hearing a petition filed by Maryada...
  • Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-Leela: Allahabad high court bans its screening in UP 21-11-2013 04:01 PM

    Lucknow: The Allahabad high court on Thursday banned director Sanjay Leela Bhansali's romantic saga 'Goliyon ki raasleela Ram-Leela' in Uttar Pradesh. The Lucknow bench of the court comprising justices Devi Prasad Singh and Ashok Pal Singh passed the order to ban the film on a petition filed by Maryada Purshottam...
  • Ram Leela: Deepika overwhelmed with Shekhar Kapur's compliment 21-11-2013 11:57 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Deepika Padukone, who has been delivering back-to-back successful films in 2013, says the biggest compliment she ever got for her latest film 'Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-leela' was from filmmaker Shekhar Kapur. "The biggest compliment which I got for 'Ram-leela' was from Shekhar Kapur. I received a message from...
  • 'Ram Leela' is not close to 'Romeo and Juliet' at all: Gulshan Devaiah 21-11-2013 11:15 AM

    New Delhi: He may not have played the lead in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's recent opulent saga of romance called 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela Ram Leela', but as Bhavani, the antagonist of the film actor Gulshan Devaiah has surely made heads turn. The actor in a candid chat with IBNLive.com, revealed that...
  • Protesters vandalise cinema hall screening 'Ram Leela' in Aligarh 20-11-2013 11:11 AM

    Aligarh: Despite police security, a group of protesters entered the cinema hall screening Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela: Ram-Leela' here and set afire the furniture there. The management of Meenakshi cinema hall alleged that some people indulged in vandalism and set ablaze a number of seats last evening....
  • Sanjay Leela Bhansali's women: Why you wouldn't want to mess with them 20-11-2013 09:34 AM

    New Delhi: For all the fuss about the lack of powerful female characters in Bollywood, fortunately there are a few directors who use films to put forth actresses' incredible strength and exceptional talent. Whether it is Manisha Koirala, Madhuri Dixit, Aishwarya Rai Bachchan or Deepika Padukone, filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali...
  • Protesters vandalise cinema hall screening 'Ram-Leela' 19-11-2013 06:17 PM

    Despite police security, a group of protesters entered the cinema hall screening Sanjay Leela Bhansali's film 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela: Ram-Leela' in Aligarhand set afire the furniture there. The management of Meenakshi cinema hall alleged that some people indulged in vandalism and set ablaze a number of seats last evening. Police...
  • Shreya Ghoshal finds mentor Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Ram-Leela' brilliant 19-11-2013 10:44 AM

    Mumbai: Singer Shreya Ghoshal has described her mentor-filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Ram-Leela' as "sheer brilliance". Ghoshal has sung "Nagada sang dhol" and "Dhoop" for the film, which stars Ranveer Singh and Deepika Padukone. "My respect for my mentor doubles everytime I watch him create magic on screen. 'Ram-leela' (is) sheer...
  • '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,...
  • I've watched 'Ram Leela' thrice in last 24 hours: Big B 18-11-2013 02:20 PM

    Mumbai: Deepika Padukone and Ranveer Singh-starrer 'Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-leela' has left megastar Amitabh Bachchan in awe of the talent and professionalism of young actors, who he believes are the "brightest future of cinema in India". Watching 'Ram-leela', helmed by Big B's 'Black' director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, has proven to...
  • 'Ram Leela' hits jackpot, Deepika Padukone strikes hat-trick 18-11-2013 10:32 AM

    Mumbai: Deepika Padukone has scored a hattrick with the success of 'Ram-leela' and the actress is receiving plaudits from all quarters. Her first big hit of the year was 'Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani' and 'Chennai Express' followed it. Now comes 'Ram-leela'. The three back-to-back hits boast of variety. From playing...
  • 'Ram Leela' opens big, at No. 10 in top 25 Bollywood openers 17-11-2013 11:36 AM

    New Delhi: Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Ram Leela' has opened on a positive note. The film grossed Rs 16 crore on the opening day and is likely to do a good business in the coming week due to a positive word of mouth publicity. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted, "#RamLeela...
  • It's great when hard work pays off: Sanjay Leela Bhansali 16-11-2013 03:36 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali is heartened by the opening day response to his latest release 'Goliyon Ki Raasleela Ram-leela', which has reportedly drawn audiences in big numbers to theatres. Relieved and exuberant, Bhansali said: "I haven't received so many congratulations in a while. Everybody is saying this is the...
  • Bajrang Dal prevents screening of 'Ram Leela' in Indore 16-11-2013 10:50 AM

    Indore: Protesting against director Sanjay Leela Bhansali's movie Ram Leela's controversial content, Bajrang Dal workers today prevented cinema hall owners here from exhibiting the movie. "We have prevented nearly five cinema halls from showing 'Ram Leela' because of it's controversial content," Bajrang Dal's Indore division convener Sachin Baghel said. Though...