SANJAY MISHRA

  • Sanjay Mishra: I am okay doing sex comedy Yesterday

    Mumbai: Actor Sanjay Mishra, known for his comic roles in movies, says he'd be "okay" doing a sex comedy -- but there's a catch! "I don't know whether people want to cast me for sex comedy, but if it's a good script I am okay with it. But it's just that...
  • I have made a special place in my audiences' heart and it's like winning an Oscar: Sanjay Mishra March 20, 2014

    New Delhi, Mar 20 (PTI) Character actor Sanjay Mishra, who is known for his roles in 'All the Best', 'Golmaal' and 'Phas Gaye Re Obama', says playing a protagonist in a film is a huge responsibility. Mishra, 51, who would be seen playing his career's first lead in Rajat Kapoor's 'Ankhon...
  • Rajat Kapoor's Ankhon Dekhi: How reliable is second-hand knowledge or experience? March 20, 2014

    Picture this: An old man dressed in well-worn pajamas and a simple shirt, looking around and standing quietly in a crowded market in Purani Dilli. Nothing unusual about that -- but people are gawking at him with ill-disguised curiosity as he is carrying a large hand-written placard that says, "Sab...
  • 'Ankhon Dekhi' trailer: Meet the man who doesn't believe anything unless he sees it February 5, 2014

    "Mera sach mere anubhav ka sach hoga," declares Sanjay Mishra, who plays Raje Babu in Rajat Kapoor's upcoming film 'Ankhon Dekhi'. Sanjay, who has invariably been lauded for his versatility as an actor, is set to entertain the viewers as he enters a battle between knowledge gained from books and...
  • Boss: 3 credit sequences, 2 supermen, 1 messed up father October 17, 2013

    New Delhi: The 'shehanshah' of sixpack abs is back on the screen with 'Boss' or at least the makers claim so. It's a film that thrives both on Akshay Kumar's action hero image and his recent success in comedy films. Director Anthony D'Souza has given Akshay Kumar a free hand...
  • 'War Chhod Na Yaar' collects approximately Rs 4.50 cr in the opening weekend October 14, 2013

    New Delhi: 'War Chhod Na Yaar', director Faraz Haider's attempt at a new genre war comedy has received "an average response" from the audience in its opening weekend", say trade experts. The film, which released on October 11, witnessed some growth in its opening weekend. 'War Chhod Na Yaar' stars...
  • War Chhod Na Yaar: Is the film ready for a tough boxoffice test? October 10, 2013

    New Delhi: Amid masala films like 'Boss', 'Krrish 3' and 'Ram Leela' lined up for release this festive season, debutante director Faraz Haider's medium budget 'War Chhod Na Yaar', touted to be the country's first war comedy, promises to bring a refreshing change for the viewers. Produced by AOPL Entertainment, it...
  • Chal Guru Ho Ja Shuru: Hemant Pandey to play the lead in film on Asaram Bapu October 8, 2013

    Mumbai: After Prakash Jha, another filmmaker has announced a film on spiritual guru Asaram Bapu, who was arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 16yearold girl. The film is titled 'Chal Guru Ho Ja Shuru' and actor Hemant Pandey, known for playing Pandeyji in popular TV show 'Office Office', will play the...
  • Masand review: 'Saare Jahaan Se Mehnga' March 8, 2013

    Cast: Sanjay Mishra, Vishwa Mohan Badola, Pragati Pandey, Zakir Hussain, Sitaram Panchal, Ranjan Chabbra, Disha Pandey, Pramod Pathak, Paritosh Sand Director: Anshul Sharma Tapping into the middle class' increasing frustration over rapid inflation, 'Saare Jahaan Se Mehnga', directed by debutant Anshul Sharma, is a well-intentioned satire constructed around a promising premise. But...
  • Review: 'Bumboo' lacks lucidity March 29, 2012

    Cast: Kavin Dave, Sharat Saxena, Sumit Kaul, Mandy Takhar, Sanjay Mishra Director: Jagdish Rajpurohit No one knows the importance of unlearning things more than a director with a theatre background. The audience easily figures it out the moment a 'narrator' appears on the screen an almost extinct art in Bollywood. Last time...
  • 'Bumboo' is an intelligent comedy: Jagdish Rajpurohit March 15, 2012

    New Delhi: Director Jagdish Rajpurohit says his film, an adaptation of Francis Veber's French film L'emmerdeur, is a slice of life film with great comic moments. Rajpurohit, who is making his Bollywood debut with comedy Bumboo, said that the film, which will hit theatres on March 30, will be appreciated by...
  • Hindi film 'Pranam Walekum' to be released in April '12 December 27, 2011

    New Delhi: Actor Sanjay Mishra, known for his ribtickling performances in 'All The Best' and 'Golmaal', has donned the director's hat and his directorial debut, 'Pranam Walekum', is set for April release. Extensively shot in Bhor, Pune, the film is replete with tongueincheek humour and pokes fun at life. Produced by Sandiip...
  • Watch: Chala Mussadi Office Office trailer August 1, 2011

    New Delhi: Television actor Pankaj Kapoor is back on the big screen as Mussaddi Lal of the hit 'Office Office' series, a man who has to prove to government officials that he is alive when they accidentally remove him from official records, taking him for dead. The trailer for 'Chala Mussadi...
  • Mishra turns director with 'Pranam Walekum' July 15, 2011

    New Delhi: After his role as 'Bhai Sahab', the recessionhit kidnapper in Phas Gaye Re Obama, Indian actor Sanjay Mishra is working on his directorial debut with PranamWalekum, a film on communal harmony. The subject may seem serious but the actor says he plans to deal with the issue with a...