Taapsee Pannu

  • Moving to Mumbai was a conscious decision: Taapsee Pannu February 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Taapsee Pannu, known for Telugu and Tamil films 'Mr. Perfect' and 'Aadukalam', respectively, now wants to try her hand at Hindi movies and has shifted from Chennai to Mumbai, the hub of the Hindi film industry. "Moving to Mumbai was a conscious decision and it's something that I have...
  • Ajith to join hands with Gautham Menon for a mass entertainer October 26, 2013

    Chennai: Following the twin treats for his diehard fans for the upcoming festival seasons, top Tamil star Ajith Kumar will join hands with filmmaker Gautham Menon to deliver a 'mass stylish entertainment fest.' Menon will wield the megaphone for the venture starring Ajith for Sri Satya Sai Movies, shooting for which...
  • Ajith Kumar's 'Arrambam' gets 'U' certificate October 20, 2013

    New Delhi: Tamil film actor Ajith Kumar's upcoming film 'Arrambam' has been given the 'U' certificate by the regional Censor Board. It has been declared a suitable for all film now. The news has paved the way for the film's hassle free release on October 31, 2013. Directed by Vishnuvardhan, the...
  • SRK, Priyanka share Independence Day thoughts on Twitter August 15, 2013

    New Delhi: Happy August 15! Much like everybody, who is busy commemorating India's 67th Independence Day, celebrities are also in a patriotic mood. And the easiest way for the stars to express their patriotism, gratitude and unconditional love for the nation is by tweeting their thoughts. Here's what your favorite...
  • '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...
  • Gopichand, Taapsee pair up for Telugu drama 'Sahasam' May 29, 2013

    Telugu actor Gopichand and Taapsee Pannu will be seen in upcoming drama 'Sahasam'. It seems that Gopi has been working earnestly on his new found aggressive hero image with films like 'Yajnam', 'Ranam', 'Lakshyam', 'Souryam' and more. The actor will be acting in an action adventure film titled 'Sahasam'. 'Anukokunda...
  • '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...
  • Ajith spends his birthday shooting for his upcoming film May 1, 2013

    Chennai: Tamil actor Ajith Kumar was busy shooting for his upcoming untitled actiondrama in Jaisalmer on his 42nd birthday Wednesday. However, the film unit is planning to celebrate later in the evening along with Ajith's wife Shalini. "Ajith sir will be busy shooting the climax of his film during the day. We...
  • Taapse Pannu: I was the fourth boy in 'Chashme Baddoor' April 8, 2013

    New Delhi: Taapsee Pannu was a popular name in the Southern film industry even before debuting in Hindi with David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor'. She talks about the importance of working in different languages and her rapport with fellow actors in the film. Q: How layered is your character in 'Chashme Baddoor'? A:...
  • 'Chashme Baddoor' collects Rs 11.45 crore in two days April 8, 2013

    New Delhi: David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor', a remake of 1981 film of the same name, has not only got thumbs up from the critics, but it has also managed to mint Rs.11.45 crore in the first two days of its release. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweeted: "'Chashme Baddoor' is off to...
  • 'Chashme Badddor' earns Rs 4.75 cr on the 1st day April 7, 2013

    New Delhi: Indian cinema, in its 100 years' legacy, witnessed for the first time, the digitally restored version of Sai Paranjpye's 1981 'Chashme Buddoor', and its newage remake, David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor' this week. The latter seems to be doing better business, but the former seems to be setting pace...
  • Chashme Baddoor: 15 'kameena' wisecracks from the film April 6, 2013

    New Delhi: Here is a list of 15 wisecracks from David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor' that will have you in splits. 1: What's a kiss? Divyendu explains the mechanics of a kiss to a nervous Ali Zafar about to experience his first liplock: Yeh woh chumbakiya padarth hai jisse bak bak...
  • Devendu Sharma: Women still love me despite of women offensive roles April 5, 2013

    David dhawan's remake of the cult classic 'Chashme Budoor' released this Friday and the cast of the film was in the capital for some last minute promotions. Sidharth and Devendu sharma talk about how they have been birds looking for prey in the film. Devendu Sharma tells about how women...
  • 'Chashme Baddoor' review: The remake mauls your memory of original April 6, 2013

    Cast: Ali Zafar, Siddharth, Divyendu Sharma, Taapsee Pannu Director: David Dhawan Like a battering ram, David Dhawan's puerile and frenzied remake, 'Chashme Baddoor', shatters and mauls your memories of Sai Paranjpye's charming original. Lighthearted humour and innocent romance makes way for sexist jokes and cheesy puns and the merits of keeping things...
  • 'Chashme Baddoor': Lead pair fly to Dubai for promotions April 5, 2013

    To promote the film, as well as for its world premiere, the lead characters of the Hindi flick 'Chashme Baddoor', Taapsee and Siddharth will be flying to Dubai. The film, directed by David Dhawan, is a reinterpretation of the 'Chashme Buddoor' (Hindi), released in 1981. This movie is Taapsee's debut...
  • Chashme Baddoor: I never wanted to act, says Taapsee April 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Actress Taapsee Pannu, who is making her Bollywood debut with veteran filmmaker David Dhawan's 'Chashme Baddoor', says she couldn't have asked for a better break in the Hindi film industry. The Delhibased girl, who started her career with Telugu and Tamil films, will be seen opposite actors Rishi Kapoor, Ali...
  • 'Chashme Baddoor' Tweet Review: First day, first show April 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Buddy films always strike a chord among cine goers. And Sai Paranjpye's 1981 'Chashme Buddoor' had all the right ingredients to make it to classic's list. Light hearted comedy, innocence of the lead pair made the film an unforgettable one. Remaking a film which is still well etched in...
  • How the new 'Chashme Baddoor' killed the classic 'Chamko' scene April 5, 2013

    New Delhi: Her hair neatly plaited at the back, an eager, young Deepti Naval enters the bachelor pad of Farooq Sheikh to sell a packet of detergent powder. She has a daily quota of 20 house visits to register at the company that sells the 'Chamko' detergent powder and Sheikh's...
  • Chashme Baddoor: 10 things to expect from the film April 4, 2013

    New Delhi: Sai Paranjpye's 1981 film 'Chashme Buddoor' is among those films which established romcom as a sought after genre in the Hindi film industry. So, when David Dhawan announced that he is going to remake the cultclassic with new actors, it was seen as a risky decision. However, David...
  • Shooting for 'Chashme Baddoor' was like a picnic: Taapsee April 2, 2013

    Mumbai: Taapsee Pannu, who makes her Bollywood debut with 'Chashme Baddoor' remake, says shooting for David Dhawan directed film was so much fun that she and her costar felt they were on a picnic. "It was en entertainment zone. We shot in Goa and it was like a picnic, a paid...
  • Farooque Sheikh, Deepti Naval on new 'Chashme Baddoor' April 1, 2013

    One of the best classic comedies of all time, 1981 film 'Chashme Buddoor' has finally been digitally restored. Directed by David Dhawan, the 2013 'Chashme Baddoor' is a lighthearted drama, it stars Ali Zafar, Siddharth, Taapsee Pannu and Divyendu Sharma in the lead roles. ...
  • Ali Zafar: Will soon join 'Chashme Baddoor' team for promotions April 1, 2013

    Mumbai: Pakistani actormusician Ali Zafar clarifies that he's away from 'Chashme Baddoor' promotion in India not due to visa problems but because he is busy shooting E. Niwas' 'Aman Ki Asha', a film on IndiaPakistan amity. "This is utterly baseless. I will join my costars Siddharth and Divyendu Sharma. I wish...
  • Old 'Chashme Buddoor' never died down: Deepti Naval March 30, 2013

    Mumbai: Veteran actress Deepti Naval, who is all set to release the digitally restored version of the original 'Chashme Buddoor', has never felt that the film faded away from the viewers' mind. "I feel that the old 'Chashme Buddoor' never died down. People have gone on watching it as it's repeatedly...
  • Ajith Kumar to undergo surgery in October March 24, 2013

    Chennai: Owing to few injuries sustained during the shoot of upcoming untitled Tamil thriller, Tamil actor Ajith Kumar announced Saturday that he would undergo a longpending surgery in October. "Ajith Kumar will undergo a surgery on Oct 21 and will not contemplate on signing or discussing on any new projects till...
  • Simply South: Kannada version of 'Bigg Boss' to go on air on March 24 March 22, 2013

    The names of the contestants of the show have been withheld. ...
  • Missed Govinda at 'Chashme Baddoor' shoot: David Dhawan March 17, 2013

    Mumbai: David Dhawan, who churned out a string of hits with Govinda, says his bonding with the actor was the best and he missed him while shooting for 'Chashme Baddoor' remake. Dhawan-Govinda duo rose in the film firmament with blockbusters 'Shola Aur Shabnam', 'Aankhen', 'Coolie No 1', 'Hero No 1', among...
  • Taapsee Pannu has a crush on Ranbir Kapoor March 13, 2013

    New Delhi: Southern actress Taapsee Pannu, who is working with veteran actor Rishi Kapoor in forthcoming film 'Chashme Baddoor', confessed to him about her crush on his actor son Ranbir. "While on the sets, Rishiji and Taapsee bonded well over food and films, their two favourite things. Taapsee blushed at the...
  • Old and new 'Chashme Buddoor' to clash on April 5 March 8, 2013

    New Delhi: More than three decades after it was first released, Sai Paranjpe's cult classic 'Chashme Buddoor' will woo Indian audiences again on April 5, 2013, the same day its modern-day remake opens in cinemas. Veteran actor Farooque Sheikh had acted in the original in 1981. Actors Ali Zafar,...