SONAKSHI SINHA

  • Sonakshi Sinha: Time for me to switch to performance-oriented roles 3 days ago

    New Delhi: After mostly playing the quintessential 'desi girl' in big-budget commercial films, Sonakshi Sinha feels it is time for her to do more performance-oriented movies. The 27-year-old star's filmography boasts of entertainers like 'Dabangg', 'Rowdy Rathore', 'Action Jackson', with an exception of 'Lootera', an intense love story which got her...
  • What happens when you watch Rajinikanth's film 'Lingaa' on the big screen: You don't just see the movie, you live it 4 days ago

    Pune: Sometimes I feel like I don't know my own city -- the city I was born and raised in, the city that taught me the difference between being a Punekar and a being a Puneite. As a features writer, I'm good with weird. Artwork that looks like it has been...
  • Sonakshi Sinha is 'happy' with her film 'Lingaa's' success, thanks fans for appreciating her work 6 days ago

    Mumbai: Sonakshi Sinha is elated that her Tamil film debut 'Lingaa' opposite superstar Rajinikanth is doing well at the box-office. The 27-year-old actress is playing a village belle Bharathi in the K S Ravikumar directed film, which hit theatres last week. "So happy to see #Lingaa doing so well! And thank you...
  • It's unfortunate and shameful: Sonakshi Sinha, Arjun Kapoor react to Uber rape case December 13, 2014

    Jaipur: Bollywood actors, Sonakshi Sinha and Arjun Kapoor, today termed as "unfortunate and shameful" the rape of a woman in a radio taxi cab in Delhi by the driver and asked the government to take responsibility and ensure stern legal action against the guilty. "We generally talk of woman equality and...
  • 'Lingaa' review: Because two Rajinikanths are always better than one December 12, 2014

    Film: 'Lingaa' Director: KS Ravikumar Cast: Rajinikanth, Anushka Shetty, Sonakshi Sinha Rating: 3/5 Through his numerous films, interviews and his illustrious career, many Rajinikanth fans have asked the quintessential question that has given birth to several legendary folklores - is there nothing Rajini can't? 'Lingaa' seems to have been made to answer that very question....
  • PM Narendra Modi tweets birthday wishes to Rajinikanth in Tamil December 12, 2014

    New Delhi: Narendra Modi has sent out birthday wishes in Tamil to cinestar Rajinikant, who turned 64 Friday. The prime minister wished the "legendary" artist a long life. Modi took to Twitter to reach out to the cinema czar on the special day, when his film 'Lingaa' also hit the screen. "On...
  • Remain hale, hearty: Amitabh Bachchan wishes Rajinikanth on 64th birthday December 12, 2014

    Mumbai: On the occasion of cinestar Rajinikanth's 64th birthday Friday, his good friend and 'Hum' co-star Amitabh Bachchan has wished the "phenomena" good health and happiness. "And the 12th of December cometh the birthday of the Phenomena Rajnikanth...Happy birthday dear friend and remain in happiness and good health always," Big B...
  • I'll always look up to my father: Sonakshi Sinha December 9, 2014

    Mumbai: On Shatrughan Sinha's 69th birthday Tuesday, his daughter and actress Sonakshi Sinha wished the actor-turned-politician, saying that he is her idol. The "Kalicharan" star is often called Shotgun. "Happy B'day to the man I will always look up to, n whos "sona baby" I will be forever, love u popsy@ShatruganSinha," she...
  • If God is to punish an artiste, it is by letting him do a duet after the age of 60: Rajinikanth December 9, 2014

    Hyderabad: He may have worked in about 170 films in a career spanning nearly four decades, but superstar Rajinikanth says he was tensed while shooting duets with Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha for his upcoming film 'Lingaa'. "I worked very hard for this film. Working hard does not mean the action scenes...
  • Rajinikanth: Romancing Sonakshi Sinha was more challenging than performing stunts December 9, 2014

    Hyderabad: Superstar Rajinikanth said that romancing Sonakshi Sinha in his forthcoming Tamil action movie 'Lingaa' was a challenge. Rajinikanth said he didn't feel so nervous even on the first time he faced the camera as much as he did when asked to shoot duets with Sonakshi. "The worst punishment god can give...
  • Sonakshi Sinha: There is no possibility for me in politics; just interested in Modi government December 8, 2014

    Jalandhar: Actress Sonakshi Sinha says she likes discussing politics with her actor-politician father Shatrughan Sinha but has no intent of trying her luck in it. The 27-year-old 'Rowdy Rathore' star said politics is not her cup of tea and she would like to concentrate on films only. "I will never join politics....
  • 'Action Jackson' mints Rs 28 crore in three days; analyst predict decline in collections December 8, 2014

    New Delhi: Ajay Devgn-starrer "Action Jackson" has collected Rs.28 crore in three days in India, but its sustainability is doubtful, says a trade analyst. Made on a budget of about Rs.75 crore, Prabhudheva's latest directorial had minted around Rs.19 crore in its first two days when it released Dec 5. "Considering the...
  • Sonakshi Sinha: Southern films are rich in content, that's why there are so many remakes in Bollywood; don't want 'Lingaa' to be my only South Indian film December 8, 2014

    Chennai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who feels southern movies are "content-rich", says her forthcoming Tamil cinematic debut "Lingaa" won't be a one-off film in her career as she's keen to find more work in the industry. "I would love to do more projects (down south) provided I get good scripts," Sonakshi told...
  • 'Action Jackson' star Manasvi Mamgai wants to romance the three Khans December 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Manasvi Mamgai played one of the three leading ladies in Ajay Devgn starrer 'Action Jackson' and now the model-turned-actress wants to work with all three famous Khans - Shah Rukh, Salman and Aamir - in a film as their solo heroine. "I would like to romance all the three Khans....
  • Sanjay Kapoor: You will only be looking at me in 'Shandaar' December 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor-turned-producer Sanjay Kapoor says the audience will love his character in Vikas Bahl's upcoming "fun film" titled 'Shandaar'. Talking about his role in 'Shandaar', he said: "It's about a destination wedding, it's a fun film. And you will love my character. My character is too funny. You will only be...
  • 'Action Jackson' review: The film is an orgy of bloody fight scenes December 5, 2014

    Director: Prabhudheva Cast: Ajay Devgn, Sonakshi Sinha, Yami Gautam It takes a special kind of talent to make a film as awful as Action Jackson, so it should come as no surprise that it's been directed by Prabhudheva, the man who inflicted on us all kinds of pain that we otherwise refer...
  • Madurai High Court dismisses plagiarism case against 'Lingaa' makers; Rajinikanth's film will release on December 12, as planned December 5, 2014

    Chennai: Actor Rajinikanth's eagerly-awaited film 'Lingaa' is all set for its massive release after the Madurai High Court dismissed the plagiarism case filed against the makers of the big film. The case was dismissed on Wednesday after the petitioner had insufficient evidence and he himself wasn't aware of his rights and...
  • 'Action Jackson' tweet review: The film offers an interesting blend of action, romance and comedy December 5, 2014

    We watched Ajay Devgn and Sonakshi Sinha dance, romance and fight in 'Son of Sardaar' last year. And the key reason why we still remember the film is their crackling onscreen chemistry. If we enjoyed them mocking each other, we also appreciated them for their quick and witty repartees and...
  • Every girl should be equipped to help herself: Sonakshi Sinha on how one can fight against eve-teasing December 4, 2014

    Whether it is about displaying kickboxing skills or smashing heads with bottles, actress Sonakshi Sinha's onscreen roles have often encouraged women to fight against eve-teasing. So when the actress joined us for a live Twitter chat, we asked if her efforts in films were sending out a strong message to...
  • Not a conscious decision to look modern: Sonakshi Sinha on her look in 'Action Jackson' December 4, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who worked as a costume designer before facing the cameras in films, has styled herself for few scenes in "Action Jackson". She says she liked doing so. The actress, who has usually been seen sporting traditional looks in her films, will flaunt a western look in "Action...
  • Arjun Kapoor: Thought he was the biggest film producer in the world; his sets were so big that I'd get lost December 3, 2014

    Mumbai: Arjun Kapoor's childhood dream of working with producer father Boney Kapoor has come true with upcoming action-comedy 'Tevar', where the father-son duo has collaborated. Arjun, who is the son of Boney and his previous wife Mona Shourie Kapoor, said it was a nice moment to work in the film which...
  • Tabu is a wonderful actress, I'm excited to work with her: Manoj Bajpayee November 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Manoj Bajpayee says he is looking forward to working with Tabu in his upcoming film and calls her a "wonderful actress". "I am excited to work with Tabu. she is a wonderful actress," the actor told IANS. "I will start shooting with her in my next which will be co-produced...
  • Boney Kapoor praises Sonakshi Sinha for her semi-classical number in 'Tevar' November 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Boney Kapoor is working with his son Arjun for the first time in his latest production venture 'Tevar' but it's the film's leading lady Sonakshi Sinha that the producer is raving about. "Look at her in 'Tevar'. Sonakshi has never looked more stunning. She lost oodles of weight specially to...
  • Save the date: 'Lingaa' to release on December 12, Rajinikanth's birthday November 28, 2014

    "'Lingaa' will release on Rajinikanth's birthday. The censors have passed it with 'U' certificate," film's director KS Ravi Kumar said in a statement. ...
  • Watching a film together doesn't mean you're dating: Sonakshi Sinha on her relationship with Arjun Kapoor November 27, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who has been linked romantically to her 'Tevar' co-star Arjun Kapoor, says if they work together and watch films together, it doesn't mean they're in a relationship. Responding to the dating rumours, Sonakshi said: "I don't react to these rumours. You should ask people who write about...
  • Arjun Kapoor motivated me to make 'Tevar': Boney Kapoor November 26, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood producer Boney Kapoor says his son Arjun's evolution over the last few years has motivated him to make his upcoming film 'Tevar', starring the actor. Boney, 59, has produced the action comedy, which also stars Sonakshi Sinha. He was all praise for Arjun and feels that his hard work is...