Ugly

  • Award-winning Bengali film 'Phoring' selected for LA film festival 07-04-2014 05:50 PM

    Kolkata: Bengali film 'Phoring', which was screened in the IFFI-2013, has been selected for the Los Angeles Film Festival of independent experimental Indian films. The film, which deals with a boy stepping into his adulthood and the attendant questions that appear in his mind, will be screened on April 12...
  • Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly' to open New York Indian Film Festival 02-04-2014 09:54 AM

    New York: The New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF) will open with Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly', a sensational tale of corruption, indifference, and systemic violence that begins with the disappearance of an aspiring actor's 10-year-old daughter. Celebrating its 14th year, NYIFF, widely recognised as the oldest, most prestigious Indian film festival...
  • Censor Board discriminated against 'Shahid': Hansal Mehta 21-01-2014 04:10 PM

    Mumbai: Writer-director Hansal Mehta has accused censor board of discrimination, saying his film 'Shahid' was rated 'A' while big films like 'Ramleela' and 'Madras Cafe' were given U/A certificate despite having kissing and violent scenes. Mehta, who made a return to filmmaking with the true-life inspired story after a gap...
  • Will go to SC if needed: Anurag on not using anti-smoking disclaimers in 'Ugly' 18-12-2013 03:58 PM

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap says he will fight till the end against the Censor Board's objection to his refusal to add anti-smoking disclaimers in his upcoming directorial venture 'Ugly'. And if the need arises, he will even approach the Supreme Court. Kashyap has filed a petition in the Bombay High...
  • Blown by the promo of Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly': Nikhil Dwivedi 14-09-2013 05:04 PM

    Mumbai: Bollywood actor Nikhil Dwivedi is eagerly waiting for the release of Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly'. The actor has really enjoyed the promo of the psychological thriller. "Blown by the promo of Anurag Kashyap's 'Ugly'. Particularly excited to see dear friend Tejaswini Kolhapure in it. Life comes full circle for her,"...
  • 'Ugly' trailer: Anurag Kashyap returns with a dark thriller 13-09-2013 01:50 PM

    New Delhi: The makers have revealed the first trailer of director Anurag Kashyap's much awaited psychological thriller 'Ugly'. The film features Girish Kulkarni, Ronit Roy, Tejaswini Kolhapure and Vipin Sharma in pivotal roles. The trailer shows the dark underbelly of a metropolitan city where several personalities live within the same...
  • Besharam, Dabba: Don't miss these 5 films with unusual scripts 01-07-2013 05:19 PM

    There is no denying the fact that Bollywood, which turned 100 this year, has now become the largest filmmaking body across the world. As the movies with unusual elements being made in a year witnesses a spurt, the number of takers increase and the revenue generated gets bigger. We give...
  • Do international Film Festivals help small films make it big? 24-06-2013 10:13 AM

    New Delhi: Let's face it. Film Festivals - local or global - have a certain snooty, intellectual, arty, culture-driven aura about them. An image that screams superior, exclusive, unique. The message they seem to convey is: We have nothing to do with the everyday mindless masala that you consume with...
  • Thanks to 'Lootera', Motwane excluded from Cannes entourage 19-05-2013 03:13 PM

    Mumbai: The producers of the Anurag Kashyap-directed 'Ugly' left with the film for the ongoing Cannes International Film Festival, but Vikramaditya Motwane, who's also a producer, was left behind. And with good reason. Motwane, who attended the prestigious film festival in 2010 with his directorial debut 'Udaan', which was screened...
  • 'Ugly' received with enthusiasm at Cannes 2013 19-05-2013 01:20 PM

    Cannes: A decades-old rivalry between a Bollywood wannabe and a brutal police chief shines a light on Mumbai's dark side, in Indian director Anurag Kashyap's fast-moving psychological thriller 'Ugly' about the kidnapping of a young girl. Enthusiastically received at the Cannes Film Festival yesterday, the aptly titled film was inspired...
  • Snapshot: Tejaswini Kolhapuri attends 'Ugly' screening at Cannes 2013 19-05-2013 12:29 PM

    Apart from Vidya Balan and Sonam Kapoor, another Bollywood actress Tejaswini Kolahpuri walked the red carpet at Cannes. She was recently spotted at the screening of her upcoming film 'Ugly'. She was seen wearing Pria Kataria puri creation at the red carpet while on the other day, the actress opted...
  • 'Ugly' Sneak Peek: Kashap returns with another dark tale 08-05-2013 02:28 PM

    New Delhi: The sneak peek of Anurag Kashyap's forthcoming film 'Ugly' looks interesting. It seems Kashayp is going to surprise the audience with his dark portrayal of the world around us. The film stars Ronit Roy, Tejaswini Kolhapure and Vipin Sharma in the lead roles. ...
  • 'Ugly' First Look: The poster of Anurag Kashyap's next 30-04-2013 12:07 PM

    New Delhi: Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap has confirmed on Twitter that the poster which is doing rounds on internet is indeed of his forthcoming film 'Ugly'. The film stars Ronit Roy, Tejaswini Kolhapure and Vipin Sharma in the lead roles. ...
  • 'Ugly' to be screened at Cannes Director's Fortnight 24-04-2013 11:44 AM

    New Delhi: Anurag Kashyap's upcoming film 'Ugly' has been selected at Cannes film festival's Directors' Fortnight sidebar, taking the count of Indian films at the festival to four. The three other films that are being screened at the festival are 'Bombay Talkies', 'Monsoon Shootout' and 'Dabba'. Kashyap is returning to...
  • Lindsay Lohan has no regrets for troubles in life 22-11-2012 11:26 AM

    Los Angeles: Actress Lindsay Lohan says she has no regrets for all the legal troubles and drama in her life. Lohan, 26, who has had tough days in her life be it the custody for six times or visiting a rehabilitation centre, said she wanted to be known for her...
  • I was an Ugly Betty: Rosie Huntington-Whiteley 24-11-2011 12:31 PM

    London: Model-actress Rosie Huntington-Whiteley, who is considered as one of the sexiest women in the world, has revealed she was an 'Ugly Betty' as a teenager. The 24-year-old admits she resembled the spectacle-and-brace wearing character Betty Suarez from the comedy-drama television series 'Ugly Betty', reports femalefirst.co.uk. "I was a bit...
  • 'Ugly Betty', America Ferrera ties the knot 29-06-2011 01:27 PM

    Los Angeles: America Ferrera, the actress who played the leading character in the television series 'Ugly Betty', has married filmmaker Ryan Piers Williams, her long-time boyfriend, the online edition of People magazine said on Tuesday. The 27-year-old actress and Williams were married on Monday night in "an intimate setting amongst...
  • Zimbabwe's Mbewe crowned nation's ugliest man 31-05-2011 11:42 AM

    Harare: Zimbabwe's Austin Mbewe has been crowned the country's ugliest man after he beat eight other hopefuls in a nationwide contest for the Mr Ugly title this year. The judges were all women. Mbewe, 30, who hails from Zimbabwe's second largest city of Bulawayo, was crowned Saturday at a fun...
  • Jennifer Aniston calls 'Rachel' haircut ugly 19-01-2011 02:40 PM

    London: Hollywood star Jennifer Aniston thinks that the haircut sported by her character Rachel in the hit sitcom 'Friends' during the 90s was "ugly". The 41-year-old actress, who sported a bouffant-style layered cut done by friend Chris McMillan in 1994, thinks it was the "ugliest haircut ever", Contactmusic reported. "I...
  • Filmi Fiscal: Singh is... the box-office king 12-08-2008 01:54 AM

    Here's how the latest releases have fared at the box-office. ...
  • Filmi Fiscal: Ugly Aur Pagli is a crowd puller 05-08-2008 02:55 AM

    Being the solo release last Friday, the film did manage to do well at the BO. ...
  • Bollywood stars on their favourite romantic comedies 22-07-2008 02:35 AM

    New Delhi: Former India cricketer turned commentator Navjot Singh Sidhu on Wednesday came down heavily on ex-Australia skipper Steve Waugh, who criticised India captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni for demanding tracks that turn from the very first day. "Ask Steve Waugh whether the Indian team gets a turning track when we...
  • Mallika shakes a leg to promote Ugly Aur Pagli 20-07-2008 01:03 AM

    Mirpur: Tino Best's maiden five-wicket haul bundled out Bangladesh for 167 in their second innings, thereby helping West Indies to a 77-run win in the first Test at Mirpur. Chasing a target of 245 to win on the final day, the hosts succumbed under pressure of chasing at home. Best...
  • Kisses are a big deal, says Ranvir Shorey 15-07-2008 02:53 PM

    Bridgetown (Barbados: Captain Darren Sammy has cautioned against complacency as the West Indies prepare to face Bangladesh in a Test and one-day series they are expected to win easily. Bangladesh prop up the nine-nation Test rankings where the West Indies lie seventh and are also ninth of 13 teams in...