Subhash Kapoor

  • Film director Subhash Kapoor held in actress molestation case June 23, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood director Subhash Kapoor, who was accused of molesting actress Geetika Tyagi at her residence in suburban Versova, was arrested on Monday, police said. "Film director Subhash Kapoor was today arrested in connection with the molestation case filed against him by actress Geetika Tyagi on April 14 this year," said...
  • Snapshot: Actor Arshad Warsi raps in Haryanvi for 'Guddu Rangeela' June 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Arshad Warsi finds shooting a Haryanvi rap for Subhash Kapoor's "Guddu Rangeela" funny."Trying really hard to sleep, as I have to, coz I have to work all night... Shooting a haryanvi rap... It's pretty funny," he posted on Twitter Sunday.The movie also features Amit Sadh and Aditi Rao...
  • Shoojit Sircar changes ad's script to suit injured Amit Sadh May 9, 2014

    Mumbai: Director Shoojit Sircar, who was due to shoot an ad film starring Amit Sadh in mid-March, not just requested the concerned brand to postpone the shooting due to the actor's leg injury, but also altered the ad's script to accomodate the mishap. Amit injured himself on the sets of Subhash...
  • National Awards: 'Jolly LLB' director Subhash Kapoor elated at double win April 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Subhash Kapoor's critically acclaimed legal drama 'Jolly LLB', has been named in two categories at the 61st National Film Awards, which were announced here Wednesday. He says he is elated as it came unexpectedly. "Jolly LLB" has been adjudged the best Hindi film, while Saurabh Shukla has been named the...
  • My accident has messed up the schedule of 'Guddu Rangeela': Amit Sadh March 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Accidents on location can be a crippling blow to film projects. A recent example is actor Amit Sadh's fractured leg, which has put Subhash Kapoor's new project "Guddu Rangeela" behind schedule by a month. The film features Amit and Arshad Warsi in the title roles. The team, which was shooting in...
  • Tainted filmmaker Subhash Kapoor quietly starts shooting for 'Guddu Rangeela' March 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Subhash Kapoor, lately beleaguered by charges of sexual harassment, has quietly started shooting for his next film 'Guddu Rangeela'. Kapoor and his cast comprising Arshad Warsi, Amit Sadh and others left for Shimla last week where the director is valiantly trying to piece back his scattered life by focusing...
  • Snapshot: Arshad Warsi, Amit Sadh turn 'Guddu Rangeela' in Subhash Kapoor's next February 26, 2014

    New Delhi: These days, the Hindi film industry is putting a lot of emphasis on catchy titles. The latest filmmaker to join the bandwagon is Subhash Kapoor of 'Jolly LLB' and 'Phas Gaye Re Obama' fame. The film features Arshad Warsi, Amit Sadh, Aditi Rao Hydari and Ronit Roy in...
  • Wasn't a case of casting couch: Actress on Subhash Kapoor video February 22, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Geetika Tyagi, who has used a video on a social networking platform to accuse 'Jolly LLB" filmmaker Subhash Kapoor of "forcing himself" on her and "dragging her" during a party held over a year ago, says it was not a case of casting couch as is being reported...
  • Is there truth in Geetika Tyagi's charge of sex abuse? Film fraternity says no. Kapoor admits to charge in spycam video February 20, 2014

    New Delhi: On Wednesday, actress Geetika Tyagi, who was last seen in 'One by Two' and been part of other Bollywood films like 'What The Fish' and 'Aatma', took to Twitter to share a video link which featured 'Jolly LLB' director Subhash Kapoor, his wife Dimple Kharbanda, and Aurangzeb director...
  • Actress Geetika Tyagi posts spy cam video footage showing 'Jolly LLB' director Subhash Kapoor admitting to sexually abusing her February 20, 2014

    New Delhi: Actress Geetika Tyagi, who has been part of films 'What The Fish', 'Aatma', and 'One by Two', on Wednesday accused 'Jolly LLB' director Subhash Kapoor of molesting her, making public a video taken on a spy cam featuring her, Kapoor, his wife Dimple Kharbanda and filmmaker Atul Sabharwal....
  • Cinema should change society's stereotypes: Subhash Kapoor September 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Cinema is often known to portray what is depicted in society. But instead of merely mirroring society films must strive to bring about change, says Bollywood director Subhash Kapoor. "There is a lot of stereotyping in Hindi cinema. These stereotypes exist in society. Cinema does not change it, it...
  • Jolly LLB: Is Mahesh Babu going to act in the Telugu remake? March 31, 2013

    Mumbai: 'Jolly LLB' director Subhash Kapoor says that he would not be surprised if Tamil, Telugu, Malayalam and even Bangla producers are interested in remaking the film. The director also confirmed that there are negotiations on with South superstar Mahesh Babu for the Telugu remake. "There are talks going on between the...
  • Arshad Warsi: Comedy is a profound thing March 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Basking in the glory of the success of his recent release 'Jolly LLB', actor Arshad Warsi says such films create a name in the international market. 'Jolly LLB' is a satire on the legal system in the country. The subject has been dealt in a humorous way by director Subhash...
  • Arshad Warsi's 'Jolly LLB' opens well at the box office March 20, 2013

    'Jolly LLB', '3G' and 'Mere Dad Ki Maruti' were the three films released last Friday. But 'Jolly LLB', directed by Subhash Kapoor and produced by Fox Star Studio was the big release of the week. Starring Arshad Warsi and Boman Irani in lead roles, the film opened better in comparison...
  • Jolly LLB passes the 'Monday Test', collects Rs 14 cr March 19, 2013

    New Delhi: Director Subhash Kapoor's court room drama 'Jolly LLB' passed what film trade analyst Taran Adarsh called the 'Monday Examination' to make a four day-total of Rs 14.41 crore. "Jolly LLB passes the 'Monday examination'. Collects 1.90 crore, which is 38% decline from Friday numbers. Fantastic. 4-day total: 14.41 crore,"...
  • Jolly LLB: Focus back on the Sanjeev Nanda case March 18, 2013

    New Delhi: In an ideal world, the poor rarely ever get justice. In cinema however, the underdog crusader usually finds redemption. Almost 15 years after a businessman's speeding BMW mowed down six people on Lodhi road in New Delhi, Subhash Kapoor's film Jolly LLB strikes a raw nerve in a...
  • 'Jolly LLB' wins the battle at the box office March 17, 2013

    New Delhi: It seems 'Jolly LLB' is going to be a commercially successful venture. The word of mouth publicity and mostly positive reviews are working in favour of the film. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh has tweeted about the film's business on Saturday, "#JollyLLB witnesses 40%-50% jump at plexes on Saturday....
  • 'Jolly LLB' earns Rs 3.12 crore on the first day March 16, 2013

    New Delhi: 'Jolly LLB' had created the maximum buzz out of the three films released this week, and it's reflected in the business of the film as well. The film has received a good opening at the box office. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh has tweeted about the first day figures...
  • 'Jolly LLB': 15 witty punch lines that will make you smile March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Arshad Warsi's 'Jolly LLB' is a relevant film for present times. The film which talks about the flawed judiciary that exists in the country and how witness protection can change the course of a case, makes the viewer think. Being a former journalist and interacting with lawyers from close...
  • 'Jolly LLB' Tweet Review: First day, first show March 15, 2013

    New Delhi: When a film has Arshad Warsi and Boman Irani in it, expectations are bound to be high. The supremely talented actors were part of the Munnabhai series and along with Sanjay Dutt, made the series the most enjoyable films of recent times. Munnabhai explored the goodness that exists...
  • Jolly LLB: Will Arshad excel as the single lead? March 14, 2013

    New Delhi: Arshad Warsi is a name that the viewers associate with comic timing. Some of Arshad's better performances have been seen in films where he played the characters that helped the lead actors in establishing the premise. Be it 'Munnabhai' or 'Golmaal', Arshad had to give edge to fellow...
  • Arshad Warsi is a hugely underrated actor: Boman Irani March 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Their warm relationship in real life has helped them create magic on the big screen time and again but Boman Irani feels his good friend Arshad Warsi has a lot more to offer as an actor. "Arshad is a hugely underrated and undervalued actor. He has a lot...
  • 'Jolly LLB' can open doors for good cinema: Arshad Warsi March 9, 2013

    Mumbai: Actor Arshad Warsi says when films like 'Kai Po Che' and his upcoming film 'Jolly LLB' work, they open doors for filmmakers who believe in creating such cinema, but are reluctant. "When people accept such films, it opens doors for good cinema. There are a lot of good filmmakers who...
  • Subhash Kapoor to direct the next 'Munna Bhai' film March 5, 2013

    It's Bollywood's most loved and successful franchise. But till now the makers of Munna Bhai series were looking for a director as Rajkumar Hirani doesn't want to direct it anymore. Good news is they have found a director and the third film is finally on track. ...
  • 'Munnabhai' makers get a new director for the series March 4, 2013

    Director Subhash Kapoor tried hard to not let the big secret out while promoting his forthcoming release 'Jolly LLB' in February this year. But with producer Vidhu Vinod Chopra confirming his entry as the new director for the third installment of the Munnabhai series, Subhash could not hide the news...
  • Music Review: Jolly LLB doesn't exceed expectation March 4, 2013

    Film: 'Jolly LLB'; Music Director: Krsna, Lyricists: Vayu and Subhash Kapoor; Singers: Mika Singh, Shreya Ghoshal, Bappi Lahiri, Kailash Kher, Mohit Chauhan, and Kamal Khan; Rating: *** Subhash Kapoor's upcoming satirical comedy 'Jolly LLB' promises to be a fun ride with its lead actors - Arshad Warsi and Boman Irani. Krsna...
  • Subhash Kapoor to direct the next 'Munna Bhai' film March 2, 2013

    Mumbai: 'Munna Bhai Chale Dilli', the tentative title of the third "Munna Bhai" film of the popular Bollywood franchise, will be directed by Subhash Kapoor. The earlier films in the franchise - 'Munna Bhai M.B.B.S.' and 'Lage Raho Munnabhai' - were directed by Rajkumar Hirani under the Vidhu Vinod Chopra...
  • Arshad Warsi can do anything: Director Subhash Kapoor February 22, 2013

    Mumbai: Director Subhash Kapoor, who is ready with his next film 'Jolly LLB', asserts that Arshad Warsi is a complete actor and can do anything. "A lot of people like Arshad as an actor, be it 'Munnabhai' (franchise), 'Ishqiya', 'Seher', 'Golmaal' (franchise) or even 'Dhamaal' because his comic timing is brilliant,"...
  • 'Didn't write 'Jolly LLB' with Shah Rukh in mind' February 16, 2013

    New Delhi: Subhash Kapoor had approached superstar Shah Rukh Khan to play the lead character in his upcoming film 'Jolly LLB', but the director says he initially wrote the story keeping actor Arshad Warsi in mind. Warsi stepped in to star in the judicial satire after Khan could not manage his...