Shilpa Shukla

  • Filmfare Awards 2014: The complete list of winners 25-01-2014 01:32 AM

    New Delhi: Year 2013 belonged to actress Deepika Padukone with the release of four films. All the four films not just did good business at the box office but Deepika's performance was applauded by critics and fans. And, the actress bagged Filmfare award for Best Actress for her role in...
  • Ajay Bahl's next inspired by a Japanese novel 02-12-2013 09:44 AM

    Mumbai: Ajay Bahl, who debuted as a director with neo noir film 'B.A. Pass', will now wield the megaphone for a murder mystery, inspired by a Japanese novel. The film is tentatively titled "Informer". "I am scripting a film, which is inspired by a Japanese novel. It's basically a murder...
  • I am not afraid of being typecast: actor Shadab Kamal 05-08-2013 05:07 PM

    New kid on the block Shadab Kamal, who has made his full-fledged debut with 'BA Pass', has gone all bold in the 'erotic human drama' with actress Shilpa Shukla. In the past, Shadab has featured in a small role in 'Chittagong'. In 'BA Pass', directed by Ajay Bahl, Shilpa plays...
  • Can 'BA Pass' bring in some sense to Bollywood erotic thrillers? 05-08-2013 09:53 AM

    New Delhi: Erotica, in a nutshell, is such a piece of art which has the potential of sexually arousing the consumers, spectators in our case. There have always been two very distinct ways of seeing an erotica. You either judge the art scenario by taking a look at an erotica...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'BA Pass', 'The Smurfs 2', 'The Conjuring' 03-08-2013 03:35 PM

    This week CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviewed Shilpa Shukla starrer 'BA Pass', 'The Smurfs 2' and 'The Conjuring'. He also spoke to 'Chennai Express' director Rohit Shetty. ...
  • Write your review: 'BA Pass'

    Rajeev Masand says 'BA Pass' is not perfect, but nicely done. What do you say? Write your own review and win prizes. ...
  • 'BA Pass' review: Not perfect, but nicely done 02-08-2013 10:44 PM

    In a voiceover during the film's opening scene, as he stares emptily at his parents' corpses before him, Mukesh, the protagonist of 'BA Pass' describes their untimely deaths as a betrayal. It's the first of many to come for this unsuspecting young boy, played by Shadab Kamal, who's at the...
  • 'BA Pass' goes beyond boldness: actress Shilpa Shukla 01-08-2013 04:19 PM

    Shilpa Shukla is an actress known for playing the role of Bindiya Naik, a member of the Indian women's national hockey team, in the sports-oriented movie 'Chak De India', starring Shahrukh Khan. Shilpa has also acted in award winning movies such as 'Khamosh Pani' (International Title: 'Silent Waters') and 'Hazaaron...
  • Friday Release 'BA Pass': The fatal promise of a new life 01-08-2013 12:14 PM

    New Delhi: Director Ajay Bahl's 'BA Pass' is the most awaited among the Hindi films releasing this week. The film stars Shilpa Shukla and Shadab Kamal in the lead roles, and has won awards at several film festivals. 'BA Pass' is a story looking at the fatal promise of a...
  • B.A. Pass: Shilpa Shukla, Shadab were comfortable filming intimate scenes 23-07-2013 05:22 PM

    Mumbai: Shilpa Shukla and Shadab Kamal, lead actors of director Ajay Bahl's first feature film 'B.A Pass', reiterate that they were in their comfort zone while shooting sex scenes in the film about male prostitution. Shilpa, however, feels that getting into the skin of the character and delivering dialogues were...
  • 'B.A.Pass' will be recalled even 20 years down the line: Mahesh Bhatt 23-07-2013 02:39 PM

    Mumbai: Ace filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt is highly impressed with Ajay Bahl directed forthcoming erotic drama 'B.A Pass' and has termed it a "path-breaking film". He is confident that this film will be recalled even after many years to come. The film is said to be based on one of the...
  • The film industry needs to be little more compassionate: Shilpa Shukla 27-06-2013 05:58 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Shilpa Shukla, who played Bindiya Naik in Shah Rukh Khan starrer 'Chak De India', says she was professionally devastated when her big films did not materialise post the success of the hockey movie. "There was a phase, even after 'Chak De India', when professional frustrations like films getting...
  • Richa Chadda was approached for 'B.A. Pass' before Shilpa Shukla 27-06-2013 09:42 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Shilpa Shukla was always the first choice for 'B.A. Pass'. Director Ajay Bahl wasn't sure if she would have taken it up after a debut like 'Chak De! India', and that's when he approached Richa Chadda. But the deal was eventually sealed with Shilpa. "I always had Shilpa...
  • Shilpa Shukla-starrer 'B.A. Pass' not vulgar, says Ajay Bahl 25-06-2013 05:49 PM

    Mumbai: Debutant filmmaker Ajay Bahl's forthcoming movie 'B.A. Pass' may focus on male prostitution, but he claims that he has made the film in a "dignified manner". An adaptation of Mohan Sikka's short story 'The Railway Aunty', the film is erotic in nature. "When we choose a subject like this,...
  • Had messaged Bhansali for the audition of Mary Kom role: Shilpa Shukla 25-06-2013 10:16 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Shilpa Shukla of 'Chak De India' fame says she had expressed her desire to filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali to play boxing champion Mary Kom on screen. But later Bhansali roped in Priyanka Chopra for the role. "A lot of my friends told me that I resemble her (Mary)...
  • Deepti Naval has done a cameo in 'BA Pass': director 17-06-2013 06:36 PM

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Deepti Naval, who has made a friendly appearance in forthcoming movie 'BA Pass', was sceptical about doing the erotic human drama, but the film's lead actress Shilpa Shukla convinced her. The film is about a relationship based on lust, lies and deceit. "There is a particular scene...
  • Father encouraged Shilpa to go bold in 'B.A. Pass' 23-05-2013 12:41 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Shilpa Shukla, who has shot several bold scenes for 'B.A. Pass', says she was skeptical before signing the movie but her father encouraged her to go for it. "I was skeptical before going ahead with 'B.A. Pass' as it was an extremely bold role. As an actor, I...
  • BA Pass: Shilpa made kiss scene comfortable, says Shadab 05-05-2013 12:59 PM

    Mumbai: New kid on the block Shadab Kamal, who is making his full-fledged debut with 'BA Pass', has gone all bold in the 'erotic human drama' with actress Shilpa Shukla. He says 'Chak De! India' actress made the experience easy for him. "I was quite nervous with the intimate scenes...
  • Hindi film 'Pranam Walekum' to be released in April '12 27-12-2011 05:50 PM

    New Delhi: Actor Sanjay Mishra, known for his rib-tickling 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 tongue-in-cheek humour and pokes fun at life. Produced...