SHUDDH DESI ROMANCE

  • Parineeti Chopra: I find it ridiculous when people call me a bubbly actress; I've done 4 films and there's nothing bubbly about them September 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Parineeti Chopra, who is often known as one of the most bubbly actress in Bollywood, says she finds the title 'Bubbly' very disrespectful. "When people call me bubbly, I find it very disrespectful. I have done four films and there was nothing similar between 'Hasee Toh Phasee', 'Ishaqzaade', 'Shuddh...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: 'Dhoom 3' gets highest votes in Best Sound Designing category April 23, 2014

    The year 2013 saw a mixed bag of successful popular and art house cinema. Sound designers are still to get their due in the Hindi film industry, but with the rise of Resul Pookutty at international level Bollywood filmmakers have started to take this department seriously. From among the top...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: 'Goliyon Ki Rasleela - Ram Leela' gets highest votes in Best Production Design category April 23, 2014

    Production designing is one area of filmmaking that often goes unnoticed, but you can't expect a good film without the help of this department. In response to IBNLive poll, the readers gave maximum votes 41.59% to Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Goliyon ki Rasleela - Ram Leela'. The majestic and grand...
  • I'm painfully shy, I can't talk: Sushant Singh Rajput February 26, 2014

    Sushant Singh Rajput was a wide-eyed teen in Delhi when he first harboured dreams of working in a Yash Raj film. For someone growing up in the '90s-when Yash Raj Films (YRF) was giving Hindi cinema a new look replete with mustard fields, Swiss Alps and homeward-bound NRIs-that wasn't an...
  • Hasee Toh Phasee: The word 'drama queen' is very positive for me, says Parineeti February 4, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Parineeti Chopra is seen grooving to the beats of 'Drama queen' in her new movie 'Hasee Toh Phasee' and she says that she takes the word very positively. "The word 'drama queen' is very positive for me, because I am like that. I am very outspoken, I talk...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Production Design January 29, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • IBNLive Movie Awards: Nominees for Best Sound Designing January 26, 2014

    New Delhi: The awards season is upon us and this is the time when the best of Indian cinema is judged, reviewed rewarded for entertaining us in the past year. 2013 has seen a mixed bag of films comprising both popular and art house cinema. In our maiden initiative, we...
  • Flashback 2013: The best onscreen kisses of the year December 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Call it the coming of age of Bollywood. But in 2013, more mainstream actors did liplocks than in any recent year. Here's saluting the 10 best kisses of the year: Imran KhanAnushka Sharma in 'Matru Ki Bijlee Ka Mandola': This may have been the year of disasters for Imran Khan. But...
  • e Lounge: SRK's 'Happy New Year' to clash with Ranbir's 'Jagga Jasoos' next Diwali October 16, 2013

    Shah Rukh Khan is busy shooting for Farah Khan's Happy New Year. Accordingto reports, SRK has agreed to a new romantic film to be directed by Maneesh Sharma, whose last release was Shuddh Desi Romance. Interestingly, Maneesh was an assistant director on Shah Rukh Khan's film Rab Ne Bana Di...
  • 'Shuddh Desi Romance' more challenging than fun: Vaani Kapoor September 17, 2013

    New Delhi: Delhi girl Vaani Kapoor says she was a bundle of nerves while shooting her debut film 'Shuddh Desi Romance' opposite Parineeti Chopra and Sushant Singh Rajput as she had no prior acting experience. Kapoor, who was picked through an audition to play the third angle in the Jaipur-set...
  • Paani: Sushant Singh Rajput finalised for Shekhar Kapur's film September 17, 2013

    New Delhi: It seems Sushant Singh Rajput is on a roll! He has been roped in to play the male lead in Shekhar Kapur's directorial venture 'Paani'. It is said that after his realistic performance in 'Shuddh Desi Romance', both Kapur and producer Aditya Chopra finalised him for the lead. "Sushant is...
  • Snapshot: Parineeti Chopra takes 'Shuddh Desi Romance' to Toronto September 12, 2013

    The film may have opened to mix response but Parineeti Chopra was loved by one and all in 'Shuddh Desi Romance'. The actress walked the red carpet at the prestigious Toronto International Film Festival where the film was showcased to the audience. The film's writer Jaideep Sahni and director Manish...
  • Parineeti happy with response to 'Shuddh Desi Romance' September 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Parineeti Chopra is ecstatic with the response to her latest film 'Shuddh Desi Romance' and says she knew it would work ever since she read the script. Produced under the Yash Raj Films (YRF) banner, the movie that also stars Sushant Singh Rajput and Vaani Kapoor is directed by...
  • 'Shuddh Desi Romance' earns Rs 23.35 cr in the opening weekend September 9, 2013

    New Delhi: Bollywood films have often explored love in a typical mushy manner but director Maneesh Sharma differs in his opinion and tries to address the relationship issues of today's youth. Within a few days of the release of the film, 'Shuddh Desi Romance' has struck the right chord with...
  • Five films that showcase live-in relationship September 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Recently released 'Shuddh Desi Romance' is receiving praise from the critics and the spectators. Director Maneesh Sharma's film that stars Parineeti Chopra, Sushant Singh Rajput and Vaani Kapoor, is generating good revenue as well. The film is a humorous take on the young generation's mindset towards the institution...
  • 'Shuddh Desi Romance' beats 'Zanjeer' at the box-office September 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Parineeti Chopra and Priyanka Chopra's films were pitted against each other at the box office and Parineeti's 'Shuddh Desi Romance' has beaten up her cousin Priyanka's film 'Zanjeer'. Revolving around the theme of love and live-in relationships, Maneesh Sharma's 'Shuddh Desi Romance' has been able to attract audiences...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Shuddh Desi Romance' and 'Zanjeer' September 7, 2013

    This week CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand reviews 'Shuddh Desi Romance', and 'Zanjeer'. He also spoke to actor Shahid Kapoor on his upcoming movie 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero'. ...
  • Shuddh Desi Romance: 10 unique features of the film September 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Venturing into small cities is the latest fad in Bollywood. The latest to join the bandwagon is director Maneesh Sharma's 'Suddh Desi Romance' which features Sushant Singh Rajput, Parineeti Chopra and Vaani Kapoor in pivotal roles. The film is set in Jaipur where all three characters are engaged...
  • 'Shuddh Desi Romance' review: It's a non-formulaic, charming little film September 6, 2013

    Cast: Sushant Singh Rajput, Parineeti Chopra, Vaani Kapoor, Rishi Kapoor Director: Maneesh Sharma For years, Hindi movies have drilled the same conservative, and often regressive notions of love and marriage into our heads. 'Shuddh Desi Romance' takes that conventional wisdom propagated to us in the movies and turns it on its head....
  • Acting is a powerful profession: Sushant Singh Rajput September 6, 2013

    Mumbai: He is just two films old, but actor Sushant Singh Rajput says he has already realised the power of cinema, and how it impacts the lives of people. The 27-year-old, whose second movie 'Shuddh Desi Romance' released Friday, says his source of inspiration is Bollywood badshah Shah Rukh Khan. "I told...
  • 'Shuddh Desi Romance' Tweet Review: Poor screenplay hampers the film September 6, 2013

    New Delhi: The Hindi film industry is constantly taking up stories that are set in the background of small cities. The new directors of the Yashraj camp are all technically sound and they are willing to bring forth the stories related to otherwise simple characters. Directed by Maneesh Sharma, 'Shuddh...
  • Friday Release 'Shuddh Desi Romance': The young and the restless September 5, 2013

    New Delhi: The Bollywood box office will offer two very different flavours for movie buffs this Friday. Director Maneesh Sharma's 'Shuddh Desi Romance' is releasing alongside Apoorva Lakhia's 'Zanjeer'. 'Shuddh Desi Romance' stars a refreshing cast of Sushant Singh Rajput, Parineeti Chopra and newcomer Vaani Kapoor. Parineeti says that in the...
  • Watch: Parineeti Chopra talks about her role in 'Shuddh Desi Romance' September 4, 2013

    On this episode of E Lounge, the starcast of 'Zanjeer' talk about their experiences and challenges during the making of the film and much more. ...
  • New age film titles: Be stylish and forget the content? September 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Have you taken notice of the changing pattern of the titles of Bollywood films in recent times? Blame it on the fast food generation, but they are nothing else than a stale product in a new wrapping. In September, the spectators are going to watch well publicised films...
  • Sushant Singh Rajput to take preparatory leave for 'Byomkesh Bakshi' September 3, 2013

    Mumbai: After the release of 'Shuddh Desi Romance', actor Sushant Singh Rajput will take some time off to prepare for his role in Dibakar Banerjee's 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshi'. 'Shuddh Desi Romance', produced by Yash Raj Films (YRF) hits the silver screen Friday. Sushant, who will play the popular detective, says a lot...
  • It's my dream that I become a playback singer: Parineeti Chopra September 3, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Parineeti Chopra says her cousin, the multi-talented Priyanka Chopra, is a huge inspiration for her. After bagging the Miss World title in 2000, Priyanka ventured into films, and she is among the top Bollywood actresses today. She has also forayed into singing with two international singles - 'In my...
  • Parineeti Chopra: I don't want to do ten-minute roles September 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Parineeti Chopra, who has worked with Ranveer Singh, Arjun Kapoor, Sushant Singh Rajput, says she prefers to work with the new crop of actors rather than big stars. The 24-year-old actress said she has rejected few projects opposite some of Bollywood's biggest stars because the routine song-and-dance films...
  • Parineeti Chopra talks about her movie 'Shuddh Desi Romance' September 1, 2013

    Actress Parineeti Chopra also shares her Bollywood experience so far and much more. ...
  • Sushant Singh Rajput open to working in regional films September 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Sushant Singh Rajput, who has already earned a name in the Hindi film industry, says he is open to working in regional films. He was appreciated for his work in 'Kai Po Che' and now the audience is eagerly waiting to see his acting prowess again in 'Shuddh...
  • Parineeti Chopra: I don't have the right bikini body August 31, 2013

    Mumbai: Bollywood actresses are readily flaunting a bikini on the big screen, but curvaceous actress Parineeti Chopra says she is overweight to flaunt the two-piece garment. Asked if she will be okay wearing a bikini for a film, she said: "If I have a hot body, then why not? But right...