Shakti Kapoor

  • To work with Mohit Suri again is the reward of 'Aashiqui 2': Shraddha Kapoor June 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Post the success of 'Aashiqui 2', actress Shraddha Kapoor, who is three films old in Bollywood, wants to "conquer" a lot more and is willing to work hard. Shraddha, daughter of popular actor Shakti Kapoor, made her acting debut with 'Teen Patti' alongside megastar Amitabh Bachchan, R Madhavan...
  • Complaint against Shakti Kapoor for smoking in public June 4, 2014

    A complaint has been filed with a local court against Bollywood actor Shakti Kapoor for allegedly smoking publicly at Sanganer airport in Jaipur. The complainant Nem Singh, a lawyer, has sought action against the actor and the airport authority under Section 5/11 of Rajasthan Prevention of Smoking Act. The complaint was...
  • I can be moulded into any kind of role: Shraddha Kapoor September 29, 2013

    New Delhi: After the success of her movie 'Aashiqui 2', actress Shraddha Kapoor seems charged to secure a position in Bollywood. She is well aware that comparisons with her contemporaries are bound to happen and is up for it. The 24-year-old wants to focus on her work and improve herself rather...
  • 'Bigg Boss' should be a casting ground: Shakti Kapoor September 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Shakti Kapoor feels that 'Bigg Boss' house could be used as good platform to boost artists' career. He says he has a hunch that the reality show's host Salman Khan might give a chance to Elli Avram in his films. Elli is an actress of Swedish descent who is...
  • Ungli: Shraddha's dance number is not an item song, says Shakti Kapoor September 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Shraddha Kapoor is set for her first item number in Karan Johar's 'Ungli' and actor-father Shakti Kapoor describes the song as a kids number and not the regular item song. "It is not an item song. It is a delicate kids song. It's an amazing song. There is nothing...
  • In touch with Aamir, Salman, says 'Andaz Apna Apna' director Rajkumar September 5, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Rajkumar Santoshi says work on the script of a sequel to the comedy film 'Andaz Apna Apna' is on, but he is sure that he won't roll the cameras for it until he is fully satisfied with the script. "A sequel should be worth it. I don't want to...
  • Bollywood bids goodbye to legendary villain Pran July 14, 2013

    Mumbai: He was one of Bollywood's legendary villains. Pran was cremated in mumbai on Saturday - and his Bollywood family joined in for the last rites. A Dadasaheb Phalke awardee, legendary villain Pran Krishan Sikand, breathed his last on Friday night, at Lilavati Hospital in Mumbai. He was 93. Pran...
  • 'Sahasam' review: This Telugu film stays away from melodrama July 13, 2013

    Cast: Gopichand, Taapsee Pannu, Shakti Kapoor, Ali Director: Chandrasekhar Yeleti Rating: 2.5 out of 5 For starters, the reason 'Sahasam' is being compared with 'Indiana Jones' is not because it's neither the copy of it nor even half as good as it. It's simply because it's a reasonably better Telugu film made...
  • Shraddha reminds me of Waheeda, Madhubala: Shakti Kapoor June 12, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Shakti Kapoor appreciates his daughter Shraddha Kapoor's talent saying she reminds him of legendary actress Waheeda Rehman and Madhubala. He also confesses that she is so intelligent that he ends up taking advise from her. "I don't interfere in anybody's life and never at the script level," said Shakti,...
  • 'Sahasam' trailer: Watch Gopichand, Taapsee in action May 8, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Sahasam' is an upcoming action film set in the era of 1947, the film is directed by Chandra Shekhar Yelti. Taapsee Pannu and Gopichand will be seen as the lead pair. Shakti Kapoor will also play a pivotal role in the film. It is produced by BVSN Prasad...
  • Siddhanth Kapoor fancies negative roles, just like father April 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Newcomer Siddhanth Kapoor, son of actor Shakti Kapoor, says that he is fascinated towards negative characters. "I am fascinated towards grey and negative characters. I like bad guys. I feel they are more challenging. These characters do get highlighted and catches one's attention," Siddhanth told PTI here. Siddhanth had earlier...
  • Shakti Kapoor is strict but pampers me a lot: Shraddha April 24, 2013

    Mumbai: Shraddha Kapoor is proud of her father Shakti Kapoor's contribution to the film industry and says she grew up watching his movies and often used to spend time with him on the movie sets. "I used to go with him on the sets of his films...I have grown up watching...
  • John Abraham: Siddhant Kapoor is a future superstar April 17, 2013

    Mumbai: John Abraham, who plays gangster Manya Surve in soon to released 'Shootout At Wadala', marvels at newcomer Siddhant Kapoor's performance in the film and says he could be the next star. Son of Shibangi and actor Shakti Kapoor, Siddhant is making his acting debut with the gangster drama based on...
  • 'Aashiqui 2' is going to be a cult film: Shakti Kapoor April 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Shakti Kapoor has thanked filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt and director Mohit Suri for casting his daughter Shraddha in 'Aashiqui 2'. Two-film-old Shraddha will be seen in the sequel of the 1990 film, which was directed by Mahesh Bhatt and had Rahul Roy and Anu Aggarwal in the lead. "Thanks to...
  • Shraddha Kapoor: Used to shout at dad for doing villain roles April 15, 2013

    Mumbai: Newbie Shraddha Kapoor, daughter of actor Shakti Kapoor, says she did not like her father playing a villain in films. Shakti Kapoor played negative roles in films like 'Rocky', 'Qurbani', 'Himmatwala', 'Hero' and others and established himself as one of the most sought-after villains in Bollywood. "I used to...
  • Salman Khan has brought back 'family' emotions: Shakti Kapoor March 11, 2013

    Mumbai: Shakti Kapoor credits superstar Salman Khan for bringing back parents and family emotions back on the big screen, something he believes was missing from Hindi films for some time. "There used to be a lot of emotions around parents once and the audience wants it again. 'Himmatwala' (remake) is on...
  • 'Himmatwala' is a big break for me: Adhyayan Suman January 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Adhyayan Suman will be reprising the role of Shakti Kapoor in the 'Himmatwala' remake and the actor is grateful to director Sajid Khan for choosing him for this big budget drama. "It's not a small role, it's a big role. 'Himmatwala' is a big break for me. Of course,...
  • Friday Release: Priyan's 'Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal' September 27, 2012

    New Delhi: It seems Paresh Rawal is going to be the most seen man of this week. His two films are releasing simultaneously. Rawal's 'Oh My God' is releasing with 'Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal', though he is not in the lead role in 'Kamal Dhamaal Malamaal'. At the first glance, 'Kamaal Dhamaal...
  • Friday Release: Veena Malik's 'Daal Mein Kuch...' June 28, 2012

    New Delhi: After a successful stint in television, controversial Pakistani actress Veena Malik is all set to appear in her first Hindi film 'Daal Mein Kuch Kaala Hai'. She is playing double role in the film. In one of her interviews, Veena Malik said that she actually lives two identities...
  • Review: 'Mr Bhatti On Chutti' is a test of patience May 18, 2012

    Cast: Anupam Kher, Emma Kearney, Bhairavi Goswami, Abid Ali, Shakti Kapoor, Amitabh Bachchan Director: Karan Razdan There are good films, bad films, average films, one time watch films, but 'Mr Bhatti On Chutti' doesn't qualify in any of these categories. In fact, it shouldn't even qualify as a film. It's just a...
  • I don't believe in favouritism: Priyadarshan April 17, 2012

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Priyadarshan has worked with Paresh Rawal in most of his Hindi films, but he claims he doesn't believe in favouritism. In fact, he says he casts actors only according to the script's requirement. "I do not believe in favouritism. The actors are cast according to the script once...
  • Why are Bollywood's bad boys so boring? February 24, 2012

    New Delhi: Actor Shakti Kapoor, who built a career on the big screen as the Mr Chief Molester of Women, spent weeks as a contestant on the popular television show painstakingly convincing everyone that in real life he is just a regular guy who respects the opposite sex. The best...
  • Bigg Boss: Is Salman Khan helping Mahek Chahal? November 29, 2011

    Mumbai: In this industry, where closeness with celebs and loyalties towards particular star camps holds as steady as a mound of quicksand, Salman Khan has more or less always been known to stand by his faithful friends in the face of adversity. There was buzz that Salman gifted his 'very...
  • My 'Bigg Boss' eviction was planned: Shakti October 31, 2011

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Shakti Kapoor feels that his eviction from controversial reality show Bigg Boss was planned as he did not live up to his on-screen image of a bad guy while on the show. "People have a wrong notion that I am a bad guy. Bigg Boss people got me...