Tanu Weds Manu

  • When will the immensely talented actor Jimmy Shergill get the acclaim that he deserves? June 13, 2014

    New Delhi: Don't be fooled by his charming looks, his smooth creamy skin or his guileless grey eyes. The chocolate-boy demeanor of Bollywood actor Jimmy Shergill becomes almost meaningless in the latest release 'Fugly', when he dons the avatar of a crooked, ruthless Haryanvi 'thulla' (cop) in Delhi. There is something...
  • Swara Bhaskar excited to play mother to 13-year-old June 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Swara Bhaskar, who chooses versatile roles in Hindi filmdom, will now be seen playing a mother of a 13-year-old girl in "Nil Battey Sannata". She is thrilled about it. "I am very thrilled about playing a mother of a 13-year-old child. It's a very challenging role and I am...
  • 'Tanu Weds Manu' producer to send legal notice to director Anand L Rai May 22, 2014

    Mumbai: The sequel of 'Tanu Weds Manu' has got embroiled in a legal tangle between director Anand L Rai and producers trio of Vinod Bachchan, Sanjay Singh and Shailesh Singh. Vinod today said he is sending a legal notice to Rai for announcing the sequel to 2011 romantic comedy without his...
  • Director Kabir Sadanad feels Jimmy Shergill will give 'a new shade to villainy' in the upcoming film 'Fugly' May 10, 2014

    Mumbai: After playing a grey role in 'Tanu Weds Manu', actor Jimmy Shergill will now be seen playing an out-an-out negative role in Akshay Kumar's home production film 'Fugly'. "When I heard the narration, I could sense that the story was inspired from real life. It's an in your face kind...
  • I hope 'Rajjo' becomes a game changer for me: Kangana October 8, 2013

    Kolkata: Having proved her mettle in a comic role in the 2011 romantic-comedy 'Tanu Weds Manu', actress Kangana Ranaut Monday said that she hopes her forthcoming film 'Rajjo', in which she plays a nautch (dance) girl, turns out to be a game changer. The actress broke free of her troubled girl...
  • Big banners are important, says Swara Bhaskar September 15, 2013

    New Delhi: In a short time, Swara Bhaskar has carved a niche for herself with films like 'Madholal Keep Walking' and 'Tanu Weds Manu'. The actress says that she enjoys doing movies that let her display her acting skills, but at the same time she admits importanace of banners for...
  • The film that I will be directing is not a Bollywood film: Kangana September 8, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Kangana Ranaut says she has plans to direct a foreign film which will cater to the international as well as Indian audience. However, she is in no hurry. The actress had earlier directed a short film, written in collaboration with an Australian writer, which was shot in the US. Talking...
  • Mango: Living alone has been a big pressure, says Swara Bhaskar August 11, 2013

    New Delhi: Swara Bhaskar, who was last seen on the big screen as Bindiya in 'Raanjhanaa', says she goes through a lot of pressure in a city away from her family. But it is her friends who keep her stable. Swara moved from Delhi to Mumbai four years back to build...
  • I want to do a film based on Pinki Pramanik: Deepak Dobriyal July 28, 2013

    After getting trained under eminent theatre personalities, Deepak Dobriyal began his film journey with 'Maqbool'. He is soon coming up with his ambitious project 'Chor Chor Super Chor'. He talks about his journey and future endeavours in a candid chat with IBNLive's Rohit Vats. ...
  • Madhavan-Kangana to unite again for 'Tanu Weds Manu' sequel July 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Actors R Madhavan and Kangana Ranaut, the lead pair of 'Tanu Weds Manu', are all set to take the hit romantic comedy ahead in its sequel, to be helmed by Aanand L Rai. The 2011 film was the love story of an NRI and a feisty girl (Kangana) from Uttar...
  • Swara Bhaskar to play an idealistic wife in 'Sabki Bajegi Band' July 25, 2013

    Mumbai: Swara Bhaskar is on a roll since her brilliant performance in hit movie 'Raanjhanaa' and with three films - two comedies and a horror - in her kitty. "I have a film titled 'Sabki Bajegi Band', which is a comedy. Then there is Abbas Tyrewala's 'Mango', which is also a...
  • Why 'Raanjhanaa' director prefers to work with southern actors June 21, 2013

    Chennai: Bollywood director Anand L. Rai prefers working with southern actors because his scripts demand simple characters and he finds these in them. While he worked with Tamil actor R. Madhavan in 'Tanu Weds Manu', he roped in Dhanush for 'Raanjhanaa'. "I think it's because the scripts I write require characters with...
  • 'Raanjhanaa' love story has more depth than 'Tanu Weds Manu': director June 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anand L. Rai, whose latest romantic offering 'Raanjhanaa', says the movie tells a love story which is thicker and deeper than his last directorial 'Tanu Weds Manu'. "There was an urge to tell a love story which is more thicker than 'Tanu Weds Manu'. It has got more depth....
  • People have lost faith in love, says 'Raanjhanaa' director June 11, 2013

    New Delhi: After making an impressive debut with 'Tanu Weds Manu', director Anand L Rai is once again celebrating the joy and pain that come with falling in love through his upcoming romantic film 'Raanjhanaa'. The trailer of the film shows a love triangle between Dhanush, Sonam Kapoor and Abhay Deol....
  • I thought I'd never see again with my left eye: Deepak Dobriyal June 3, 2013

    Mumbai: While shooting for Annirudh Chautala's film in Rajasthan, Deepak Dobriyal had the retina, cornea and lens of his left eye pierced in a freak accident. Two months later, he is on the way to recovery and says the ruptured eye and the disrupted career are both back on the...
  • 'Raanjhanaa' director targets 2014 for 'Tanu Weds Manu' sequel May 8, 2013

    Mumbai: After 'Raanjhanaa', Anand L. Rai's next film will be the 'Tanu Weds Manu' sequel. Although he isn't sure when it would go on the floors, he has confirmed he will prepare the romantic-comedy for a 2014 release. "The next one will be the sequel (of 'Tanu Weds Manu'), but...
  • 'Mr Pellikoduku', a bad remake of Tanu Weds Manu March 2, 2013

    Director: Devi Prasad Cast: Sunil Varma, Isha Chawla, Vincent, Ali, Dharmavarapu Subramanyam, L.B Sriram, Ahuti Prasad, M S Narayana and Ravi Babu; Not all remakes are as good as the original. In fact, most remakes fall short of expectations set by its original, and in that list, comes 'Mr. Pellikoduku', the...
  • Actor Sunil celebrates birthday with blind children March 1, 2013

    Chennai: Instead of throwing a lavish birthday party, Telugu actor Sunil Varma decided to spend the day with the children of Devnar School for blind in Hyderabad. He also donated Rs.2 lakh to the school. Sunil turned 39 this Thursday. "Sunil spent a few hours with the blind children of Devnar...
  • Filmmakers are more confident about me: Kangna Ranaut February 26, 2013

    Mumbai: Actress Kangna Ranaut, who will soon be seen in 'I Love New Year' opposite Sunny Deol, believes post 'Tanu Weds Manu' filmmakers are more confident about her acting skills. "After 'Tanu Weds Manu', people are much more confident about me and when they offered this role to me, I was...
  • Listen Amaya: Swara Bhaskar on her new release February 6, 2013

    You last saw her in 'Tanu Weds Manu' in 2011 and now Swara Bhaskar plays the lead in the recently released film 'Listen Amaya'. ...
  • Sunil-Isha starrer 'Mr. Pelli Koduku' to hit the screens soon January 29, 2013

    Upcoming Telugu movie 'Mr. Pelli Koduku' stars actors Sunil and Isha Chawla in the lead roles. A not so complex script, the movie is directed by filmmaker Devi Prasad, and is produced by both Paras Jain and Prasad himself. Actors Ravi Babu and Ali are a part of the...
  • Kangna Ranaut: My real journey has begun now December 25, 2012

    New Delhi: It has been six years since Kangana Ranaut made her Bollywood debut and the actress, who has successfully made a mark despite being an outsider in the industry, says her struggle-free journey has just begun. Kangana, 25, made her dream debut with Anurag Basu's 'Gangster' in 2006. "My journey...
  • 'Krrish 3' will inspire new fashion trends: Kangna December 7, 2012

    Mumbai: Actress Kangna Ranaut, whose quirky sense of style in 'Tanu Weds Manu' was widely appreciated, says film characters play an important role in inspiring fashion sense among people. "People tend to follow the characters of the films that become popular. Like I heard the clothes of 'Tanu Weds Manu' became...
  • 'Tanu Weds Manu' remake better than original: Producer November 15, 2012

    Chennai: Telugu producer NV Prasad feels his upcoming romantic comedy 'Mr. Pelli Koduku', a Telugu remake of Bollywood hit 'Tanu Weds Manu', will be superior than the original. "We are confident that our film will be better than the original. We've presented the story in such a way that it...
  • Family to take care of Dhanush in Varanasi September 23, 2012

    You would have read a couple of days back that Dhanush was shooting for his Hindi flick 'Raanjhana' in Kasi, despite he was suffering from typhoid. Now the latest is that his family members have rushed to be with him and to take care of him. "Dhanush's wife Aishwarya and his...
  • Unwell Dhanush shoots for 'Raanjhana' September 20, 2012

    Despite suffering from typhoid, Dhanush was shooting without taking a break, as the National Award winning actor did not want the schedules of his forthcoming films to be disturbed because of him. The 'Aadukalam' and 'Polladhavan' actor is currently in Kasi, shooting for his Hindi flick 'Raanjhana'. The film is being...
  • Raanjhnaa: Sonam Kapoor begins shooting in Varanasi September 4, 2012

    Varanasi: Bollywood actress Sonam Kapoor and southern star Dhanush will start filming in Varanasi for their film 'Raanjhnaa'. The actors and the film's director Anand Rai are here along with the entire cast and crew of the film. Addressing a press conference here, Rai today said while 60 per cent of...
  • Isha Chawla says no to skimpy outfits September 4, 2012

    'Poola Rangadu' and 'Srimannarayana' have made Isha Chawla a familiar and popular face in Telugu cinema. Isha is happy with the kind of work she is getting. "Working with Balakrishna was a learning experience. He works hard and is a very supportive person. He helped me a lot in getting my...
  • Dhanush learns Hindi for 'Raanjhnaa' September 1, 2012

    Dhanush has left to Benaras for a 40 day schedule for the shoot of his Bollywood debut, 'Raanjhnaa' that sees him as Kundan, a Hindi Brahmin. 'Raanjhnaa' helmed by Aanand L Rai of 'Tanu Weds Manu' fame, sees Dhanush and Sonam Kapoor in the lead roles and sees the latter...