THE DIRTY PICTURE

  • Ekta Kapoor and Milan Luthria to be third time lucky? August 13, 2013

    After collaborating successfully on "Once Upon A Time In Mumbai" and "The Dirty Picture", producer Ekta Kapoor and director Milan Luthria are hoping to be third time lucky with this week's "Once Upon Ay Time In Mumbai Dobaara". ...
  • Ranbir Kapoor wins best actor at IIFA June 11, 2012

    Vidya Balan continued her winning streak by picking up the award for best actress for 'The Dirty Picture' at the 13th IIFA awards. ...
  • 59th National Film Awards: 'The Dirty Picture' bags 3 May 4, 2012

    Dressed in a pink saree, Vidya Balan accepted the Best Actress National Film Award for her daring Silk act in 'The Dirty Picture'. ...
  • Hope this is first of many: Vidya on National Film Award May 4, 2012

    'The Dirty Picture' might have been deemed too dirty for television viewing but it has won Vidya Balan the Best Actress National Film Award. ...
  • 59th National Film Awards to be presented today May 3, 2012

    59th National Film Awards for the year 2011 will be presented on Thursday and Vidya Balan will be picking up the best actress trophy for her role in 'The Dirty Picture'. ...
  • The Dirty Picture fiasco: Will filmmakers fight back? April 26, 2012

    In a never before move by the Information and Broadcasting Ministry, 'The Dirty Picture' was declared too dirty for TV and stopped from airing. ...
  • FTN: 'The Dirty Picture' row: TV censorship laws behind the times? April 24, 2012

    The telecast of 'The Dirty Picture' was banned by the government on prime time on Indian television. ...
  • 'The Dirty Picture' too dirty for TV? April 24, 2012

    The Information and Broadcasting Ministry stopped the scheduled TV premiere of 'The Dirty Picture', stating that the film could only be aired post 11pm....
  • Newsmaker of the Day: Vidya Balan March 2, 2012

    Like 'The Dirty Picture', Vidya Balan's coming release 'Kahaani' is also a film which has her as the central character. ...
  • The best is yet to come: Vidya Balan January 31, 2012

    Basking in the success of 'The Dirty Picture', actor Vidya Balan says she feels grateful. "This is the most exciting phase for me, especially in Hindi cinema when strong roles are being written for women." ...
  • 'The Dirty Picture' named best film at Colors Screen Awards January 15, 2012

    Ranbir Kapoor won the best actor award for his role in 'Rockstar' and Vidya Balan best actress for 'The Dirty Picture'. ...
  • Vidya, Ranbir rocked the dialogue scene in 2011 December 29, 2011

    Mumbai: The year 2011 saw some of the best dialogues Bollywood has come up with so far. Vidya Balan's "entertainment, entertainment, entertainment" took the cake while Ranbir Kapoor's "Palangtod" had the audiences in splits. The crackling dialogues by the duo in their respective movies, The Dirty Picture and Rockstar, left Salman...
  • Filmy Fiscal: 'Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl' gets average opening December 14, 2011

    'The Dirty Picture' continues to dominate the boxoffice in it's second week competing with the new release 'Ladies Vs Ricky Bahl'. ...
  • Journey of success for Vidya, Ekta December 8, 2011

    From 'Hum Paanch' to 'The Dirty Picture', actor Vidya Balan and producer Ekta Kapoor have come long way as a successful duo. ...
  • Vidya excited over the response to 'The Dirty Picture' December 7, 2011

    Vidya Balan spoke to CNNIBN at the HT Leadership Summit, about 'The Dirty Picture' and her wedding plans. ...
  • I enjoy and celebrate my body like Silk: Vidya Balan December 3, 2011

    Actors Vidya Balan and Farhan Akhtar speak at the Hindustan Times Leadership Summit 2011 about their films and Bollywood. ...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews this week's releases December 3, 2011

    Rajeev Masand reviews this week's releases 'The Dirty Picture' and 'Puss in Boots' and also talks to Farhan Akhtar on 'Don 2'. ...
  • 'Dirty Picture' Director on Vidya, Naseer December 2, 2011

    'The Dirty Picture' director Milind Luthria talks about his pet project, and on casting Naseeruddin Shah and Vidya Balan in the raunchy roles. ...
  • 'The Dirty Picture' gets mix reactions December 2, 2011

    Some fans say the film is awesome and hot, while some say the story was not so good. ...
  • Friday releases: 'The Dirty Picture', 'Puss in Boots' December 2, 2011

    The much awaited 'Puss in Boots' and Vidya Balan starrer 'The Dirty Picture' hit theatres this Friday. ...
  • Emraan, Vidya, Tushar paint 'The Dirty Picture' November 29, 2011

    Vidya Balan, Emraan Hashmi and Tushar Kapoor painted quite 'The Dirty Picture' on Sunday night in the capital. ...
  • Many told me not to do the role of Silk: Vidya Balan November 24, 2011

    'The Dirty Picture' actress Vidya Balan said she took up the role of Silk despite many asking her not too. ...
  • Wasn't easy to prepare for 'The Dirty Picture': Vidya November 22, 2011

    'The Dirty Picture' surely wasn't as easy as it looks, and Vidya had her share of stumbling blocks along the way. The movie is set to release on December 2. ...
  • Vidya Balan talks about 'The Dirty Picture' November 19, 2011

    Bollywood actor Vidya Balan said that she enjoyed playing Silk in her upcoming movie 'The Dirty Picture'. ...
  • 'The Dirty Picture' runs into legal trouble November 17, 2011

    Silk Smitha's brother Naga Vara Prasad has filed a writ petition at the AP High Court objecting to her portrayal in the film. ...
  • The Dirty Picture: A controversy necessary to make a hit film? November 16, 2011

    'The Dirty Picture' actress Vidya Balan and producer Ekta Kapoor talk about the controversy surrounding the film. ...
  • Sneak peek: 'The Dirty Picture' November 12, 2011

    Despite protests from Silk Smitha's kin, the promos of 'The Dirty Picture' continue to create a lot of buzz among the audience. ...
  • VishalShekhar talk about 'The Dirty Picture' music November 9, 2011

    The music of Vidya Balan's 'The Dirty Picture', composed by VishalShekhar, has caught everyone's attention. ...
  • Vidya performs at music launch of 'The Dirty Picture' November 7, 2011

    Vidya Balan performed to one of the hit tracks of 'The Dirty Picture' during the film's music launch. ...
  • Vidya Balan becomes a 'bad girl' November 4, 2011

    Watch Vidya Balan transform herself into yesteryears' vamps for a HT Brunch photoshoot....