Tigmanshu Dhulia

  • It's B-grade entertainment, everybody will like it: Tigmanshu Dhulia on 'Revolver Rani' 11-04-2014 02:47 PM

    Mumbai: After a tepid response to his last movie 'Bullett Raja', filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia is confident that his upcoming comedy-drama 'Revolver Rani' will do well at the box-office. Featuring Kangana Ranaut and Vir Das in leading roles and directed by debutant Sai Kabir, the film is a satire and unusual...
  • Acting takes precedence for filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia 10-04-2014 02:29 PM

    Mumbai: For the next one month and more, filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia will completely turn into an actor. He will be shooting for two projects every day. "I am reviving the days of Shashi Kapoor and Govinda who did more than one shift per day. No actor does double shifts any...
  • Tigmanshu Dhulia steps into Shammi Kapoor's shoes for 'Hero' remake 04-03-2014 05:45 PM

    Mumbai: The casting of Nikhil Advani's remake of Subhash Ghai's 1983 blockbuster 'Hero' just got far more interesting and engaging. Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia has been cast as debutant Aathiya Shetty's father, a role played by the late Shammi Kapoor in the original. Shammi Kapoor had played father to Meenakshi Seshadri's...
  • Ayushmann Khurrana to do 'Milan Talkies'? 14-01-2014 01:03 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Ayushmann Khurrana has been approached for Tigmanshu Dhulia's 'Milan Talkies'. There is a buzz that Ayushmann, 29, has been signed for the film, to be produced by Ekta Kapoor, and it is expected to go on the floors in a few months. "The talks are still on but...
  • Tigmanshu Dhulia's 'Bullet Raja' gets Rs.1 crore dole in UP 14-01-2014 11:13 AM

    Lucknow: Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav Monday presented a cheque of Rs.1 crore to the director and producer of Hindi film 'Bullet Raja' as it was extensively shot in Uttar Pradesh. Director Tigmanshu Dhulia and producer Rahul Mita also thanked the chief minister for financially assisting films shot in Uttar Pradesh,...
  • 'Sri Siddhartha Gauthama', 'Pied Piper' win best film at DIFF 28-12-2013 02:34 PM

    New Delhi: Sri Lankan film 'Sri Siddhartha Gauthama' and Indian director Vivek Budakoti's 'Pied Piper' have bagged the best film award at the second edition of the Delhi International Film Festival. The closing ceremony was attended by filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia, who said he wants to shift the base of Hindi...
  • Tigmanshu Dhulia: I don't think I can make films like Prabhudeva 10-12-2013 02:19 PM

    Mumbai: Comparisons between 'Bullett Raja' and 'R...Rajkumar' have been doing the rounds ever since the release of the two films was announced on two successive Fridays. But Prabhudeva and Tigmanshu Dhulia feel the comparisons are not only odious, they are also uncalled for. While Saif Ali Khan starrer 'Bullett Raja'...
  • e Lounge: I like playing role of a gangster, says Saif 02-12-2013 09:12 PM

    In an exclusive interview to CNN-IBN Entertainment Editor Rajeev Masand, Bollywood actor Saif Ali Khan said that he likes the role of mafia-gangster guy. Saif who has played the role of a gangster in his latest movie 'Bullett Raja' added that his character in the film is charming and entertaining....
  • 'Bullett Raja' earns Rs 13 crores in its first two days 02-12-2013 08:26 AM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia's latest offering 'Bullett Raja' may have missed the target at the box office, but it did decent business by earning approximately Rs.12 crore to Rs.13 crore in two days of its release, say trade pundits. The Saif Ali Khan and Sonakshi Sinha-starrer came out Friday. Rajesh...
  • Overwhelmed with the response of 'Bullett Raja': Vidyut Jamwal 01-12-2013 03:40 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Vidyut Jamwal is overwhelmed with the response he is getting for his performance in the recently released film 'Bullett Raja'. After being appreciated in 'Commando' and 'Force', Vidyut made a special appearance in the Saif Ali Khan starrer film. Even though it was a guest role in the...
  • 'Bullett Raja' review: The film disintegrates into a bloody revenge saga 29-11-2013 10:04 PM

    Cast: Saif Ali Khan, Sonakshi Sinha, Jimmy Shergill, Raj Babbar, Ravi Kishen, Vidyut Jamwal, Gulshan Grover, Chunky Pandey Director: Tigmanshu Dhulia In a scene early on in Bullett Raja, two thugs ruefully discuss how Raja (Saif Ali Khan) and his friend Rudra (Jimmy Shergill) wreaked havoc on their gang. One...
  • e Lounge: Saif, Tigmanshu team up for 'Bullett Raja' 29-11-2013 03:51 PM

    Based in Lucknow, director Tigmanshu Dhulia's 'Bullett Raja' is a story of two goons played by Saif Ali Khan and Jimmy Shergill. Sonakshi Sinha, the female lead, plays an aspiring actress from Kolkata. Saif Ali Khan's last outing on the big screen was as a blonde wannabe zombie hunter in...
  • Mimicked Tigmanshu for 'Bullet Raja' role: Chunky Panday 29-11-2013 02:45 PM

    New Delhi: Actor Chunky Panday, who has played the character of London Tiwari in Tigmanshu Dhulia's 'Bullet Raja', says he mimicked the filmmaker for this role. The 51-year-old actor also says that he was surprised when offered a role in the movie, which the national-award winning filmmaker especially penned down...
  • Saif Ali Khan: I don't think I am a superstar 29-11-2013 11:53 AM

    Mumbai: National-award winning actor Saif Ali Khan, who will be next seen in Tigmanshu Dhulia's 'Bullett Raja', says he dislikes fame and stardom and does not attach much significance to it. "I don't like stardom... It is not important for me. I want to be respected as a person and...
  • Bullett Raja: 15 'Tamanche pe disco' dialogues 29-11-2013 10:23 AM

    New Delhi: Tigmanshu Dhulia gained a lot of prominence in the Hindi film industry with his critically and commercially acclaimed films such as 'Saheb Biwi Aur Gangster' and 'Paan Singh Tomar'. The filmmaker is known to have a good grip on UP's crime underbelly. From his first film 'Haasil' to...
  • 'Bullett Raja' Tweet Review: First day, first show 29-11-2013 09:34 AM

    New Delhi: Saif Ali Khan's last outing on the big screen was as a blonde wannabe zombie hunter in his own production 'Go Goa Gone'. In his new film 'Bullett Raja' a diametrically opposite character. Based in Lucknow, director Tigmanshu Dhulia's film is a story of two goons played by...
  • Friday Release 'Bullett Raja': Will Sonakshi be lucky for Saif as well? 28-11-2013 02:08 PM

    New Delhi: Sonakshi Sinha is the lucky mascot of Bollywood these days. The project is bound to get a good opening if she is in it. Once again, she is ready to exercise her box-office charm with this week's major release 'Bullett Raja'. Directed by Tigmanshu Dhulia, the film features...
  • Bullett Raja: Saif Ali Khan blasts Delhi media, apologises later 28-11-2013 11:43 AM

    New Delhi: Actor Saif Ali Khan today provoked the ire of the media when he along with his co-stars from his upcoming movie 'Bullett Raja' reached late by three hours for an event here. The moment the 43-year-old reached the venue of a function, organised by the Delhi Election Commission,...
  • Bullett Raja: Saif, Sonakshi to spread awareness about voting rights 27-11-2013 11:25 AM

    New Delhi: Actors Saif Ali Khan, Sonakshi Sinha and director Tigmanshu Dhulia of the film 'Bullett Raja' will spread among people awareness of their voting rights during a bike rally to be organised here by the poll panel, an official said. "The bike rally to be organised in the Civil...
  • Saif Ali Khan: The original risk taker in Bollywood 25-11-2013 04:37 PM

    New Delhi: We don't give enough credit to Saif Ali Khan. In an industry where it is easy to get typecast on the basis of Friday Box Office collection, the actor has stealthily grown with each passing film and has even dared to break some rules here and there while...
  • Can't question a filmmaker like Tigmanshu: Vidyut Jamwal 24-11-2013 01:49 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Vidyut Jamwal, who will be seen in Tigmanshu Dhulia's 'Bullett Raja', says the director is such a fine filmmaker that it's difficult to question his decision or doubt his instructions. "It's not a big role in 'Bullett Raja', but the action I do in the film is completely...
  • Kissing scenes are not required in Indian films: Saif Ali Khan 23-11-2013 09:42 AM

    Mumbai: Actor Saif Ali Khan, who locked lips with co-stars in 'Hum Tum' and 'Salaam Namaste', believes Indian movies can do without kissing scenes as it doesn't "suit us". During a conversation on TV chat show 'The Front Row', host Anupama Chopra asked Saif about a statement that he and...
  • Can change the face of commercial cinema: Tigmanshu Dhulia 21-11-2013 04:12 PM

    Mumbai: Director Tigmanshu Dhulia, known for making serious movies, is entering the commercial zone with 'Bullett Raja' and claims that he can change the face of commercial cinema that will be a lot more aesthetic. "This is the first time I am attempting such a movie. Masala is a very...
  • Tigmanshu Dhulia: I would change the face of commercial cinema 21-11-2013 12:18 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia, who is exploring the commercial genre for first time with Saif Ali Khan-starrer 'Bullett Raja', says he will change the face of commercial cinema by making it aesthetically better. "I am attempting a masala film for the first time... Masala is a derogatory word. It's for...
  • New 'Dedh Ishqiya' trailer to be attached with 'Bullet Raja' 15-11-2013 04:24 PM

    Mumbai: A fresh trailer of Madhuri Dixit starrer 'Dedh Ishqiya' will be attached with Tigmanshu Dhulia's 'Bullet Raja', which will hit screens on November 29. The maiden trailer that was released last Friday, has received tremendous feedback with over 1.2 million hits on YouTube. Now in order to open the...
  • 'Bullett Raja' is Dhulia's most commercial film: Sonakshi 15-11-2013 04:08 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha, who has worked under acclaimed filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia's direction for the first time in 'Bullett Raja', says the movie is his most commercial project ever. "This is Tigmanshu's most commercial film. Also, after 'Omkara', Saif will be seen in a rustic and earthy avatar, so that...
  • Saif-Jimmy friendship in 'Bullett Raja' inspired from 'Sholay': Dhulia 12-11-2013 01:46 PM

    Mumbai: 'Bullett Raja' is a homage to the cinema of the 1970s, and the camaraderie between Saif Ali Khan and Jimmy Shergill is akin to that of the characters played by Amitabh Bachchan and Dharmendra in 1975 film 'Sholay', says filmmaker Tigmanshu Dhulia. "Saif may look like he's shooting bullets...
  • Kay Kay Menon to play civic commissioner in Big B's TV show 12-11-2013 11:13 AM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Kay Kay Menon will be playing the role of a municipal commissioner in Amitabh Bachchan's forthcoming TV show. Director Anurag Kashyap has roped in Bachchan for the untitled show, scheduled to be aired on Sony marking Big B's fiction debut on small screen. And now Kashyap has...
  • Sonakshi Sinha goes street shopping in Kolkata for 'Bullett Raja' 11-11-2013 03:33 PM

    Mumbai: Actress Sonakshi Sinha went street shopping in the lanes of Kolkata to pick up clothes for her upcoming film 'Bullett Raja'. Sonakshi will be playing the glamorous role of an aspiring actress in Tigmanshu Dhulia's action drama 'Bullett Raja'. "Sonakshi loves street shopping. When she learnt that the clothes...