VIR DAS

  • Snapshot: Sunny Leone seeks parents' blessings for her new project 'Mastizaade' September 7, 2014

    "God Bless my new movie! And if my parents are watching over me please bless me with this new project!" Sunny Leone posted on her Twitter page. Sunny has begun working on her new film 'Mastizaade'. Directed by Milap Zaveri, the film will also feature Tushar Kapoor and Vir Das....
  • Vir Das to play an intense role in period drama 'Jaane Kyon' July 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Standup comedian Vir Das is ditching his funnyman image for a serious role in the upcoming film 'Jaane Kyon', based on the riots of 1984. The actor, best known for his comic avatars in films like 'Delhi Belly' and 'Go Goa Gone', has undergone a lot of physical changes...
  • Vir Das to pull off a serious role in 'Jaane Kyon' July 24, 2014

    Mumbai: So far he has put his funny side up, but now standup comedianturnedactor Vir Das turns serious for 'Jaane Kyon' and even shed a lot of weight to fit into the role in the 1984 riotsbased movie. Set in the backdrop of the 1984 antiSikh riots, the film is a...
  • I will get married within a year: Vir Das July 22, 2014

    Mumbai: In his recent release 'Amit Sahni Ki List' Vir Das' character may have gone through a painful breakup but in real life the actorcomedian is happily settled and says that he may tie the knot soon. "I am happy in a relationship with a normal girl called Shivani. She's an...
  • Vegetarian actress Vega Tamotia accidentally eats nonveg pasta on the sets of 'Amit Sahni Ki List' July 1, 2014

    Actress Vega Tamotia, who will be seen making her acting debut opposite Vir Das in upcoming romcom 'Amit Sahni Ki List', had a shock on the very first day of the shoot when the vegetarian actress ended up tasting nonveg pasta. Sources attached to the unit reveal that for her...
  • Soha Ali Khan to play Vir Das' wife in a film on 1984 antiSikh riots June 5, 2014

    Mumbai: Soha Ali Khan, who is in the Gungrana village in Ludhiana shooting for a film on the 1984 antiSikh riots, says she's learning Punjabi for her role. The film, directed by Shivaji Lotan Patil, is a realistic gritty look at a Sikh couple's life and how it was ripped...
  • I would love to play a crazy psychotic person on screen: Vir Das May 8, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor and standup comedian Vir Das says that his stage experience has made him "fearless" and "brave". Now he wishes to be equally bold on the big screen and is keen to play a psychotic villain. "Actually, I have tried various roles on screen but now I am eagerly waiting...
  • e Lounge Unwind: Kangana Ranaut, Vir Das talk about 'Revolver Rani' April 26, 2014

    Directed by Sai Kabir, 'Revolver Rani' starring Kangana Ranaut and Vir Das is a comedy drama film. Speaking to CNNIBN, Kangana said that in Revolver Rani she has played a very dark character. The actress added that the film is not about one character, but of many characters. While Vir...
  • 'Revolver Rani' review: Kangana Ranaut is terrific as Revolver Rani, but the film fails to deliver April 26, 2014

    In her last film 'Queen', Kangana Ranaut demonstrated her class with her effortless transition from an intense actress we had known for years to comedic genius. And with her justreleased 'Revolver Rani', the actress absolutely relishes playing the ferocious dacoit turned politician. Whether it is the ease with which she...
  • 'Revolver Rani': Bollywood gets its first woman 'hero' in Kangana Ranaut after a long, long time April 25, 2014

    New Delhi: She wears conical bras, has wild, curly hair and proudly sports a sun-kissed, tanned look. With a revolver as her weapon of choice, she sports army jackets, salwar and combat boots. She's loud, crass and violent -- but she also has a soft side. Talented actress Kangana Ranaut portrays...
  • 'Revolver Rani' Tweet Review: First day, first show April 25, 2014

    Filmmaker Karan Johar lauded her impeccable acting, megastar Amitabh Bachchan sent her a bouquet of flowers as a token of appreciation and Bollywood's reigning Khans congratulated her for the success of 'Queen'. Yes, that's how big and impactful Kangana Ranaut's contribution was in Vikas Bahl's film. Going by the interest...
  • Kangana Ranaut on 'Revolver Rani': Have made a better film than what we had initially intended to April 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Kangana Ranaut's new film 'Revolver Rani' is yet to release, but for the actress, it is already a success. She says the film is even better than the script envisaged. "We have made a better film than what we had initially intended to. I already believe it is a success....
  • Watch: Vir Das, Kangana Ranaut, Piyush Mishra talk about their experiences during the making of 'Revolver Rani' April 21, 2014

    Angrez Alka, sanki villains and boy toys. The actors from the funky black comedy 'Revolver Rani' talk about their experiences during the filming. The film, written and directed by Sai Kabir, is a satirical and a love story set against the back-drop of politics. It's about Alka Singh (aka Revolver...
  • Kangana Ranaut visits Noida to promote her upcoming movie April 19, 2014

    Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut on Friday visited Noida to promote her upcoming movie 'Revolver Rani'. 'Revolver Rani', an upcoming Hindi comedy drama starring Kangana Ranaut and Vir Das in leading roles, is directed by Sai Kabir. The film is presented by Wave Cinemas. During her visit to Wave Cinemas at The Wave...
  • I'm coming out of my comfort zone, trying different genres: Vir Das April 12, 2014

    Mumbai: Vir Das is primarily known for his brand of comedy and comic timing, but he plays a dark character in 'Revolver Rani'. He says an actor must try different things, and with his latest film, he's just stepping out of his "comfort zone". "As an actor, it's my responsibility to...
  • I can give it to you in writing, nobody will marry me after watching 'Revolver Rani': Kangana Ranaut April 11, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Kangana Ranaut, who will be seen in a bold performance in 'Revolver Rani', says nobody will marry her after watching this film. "Nobody is going to marry me after watching this film... I can give it to you in writing," Kangana told reporters during the press conference for the...
  • She is negative, brutal and very exciting: Kangana Ranaut on her role in 'Revolver Rani' April 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Kangana Ranaut says her next movie 'Revolver Rani' has the flavour of a pulp fiction novel by Hindi writer Ved Prakash Sharma. Talking about the movie, Kangana said: "This is actually a character of a neurotic and the woman who we are going to see and the film that...
  • Vir Das prepared to show his versatility in 'Revolver Rani' April 7, 2014

    Mumbai: Vir Das, known for his unique class of comedy on and off the big screen, has stepped out of his comfort zone to play a dark character in "Revolver Rani". Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut will be seen playing the lead in the film, which is releasing April 25. "Vir Das has...
  • e Lounge: Farhan talks about marriage and more February 14, 2014

    Directed by Saket Chaudhary, 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects' starring Farhan Akhtar, Vidya Balan, Ram Kapoor, Vir Das and Hariharan is a romantic comedy. Speaking exclusively to CNNIBN, actor Farhan Akhtar gives tips of marriages and more. The film is set to be released on February 28. ...
  • Shaadi Ke Side Effects: I'm doing a 'senseless appearance' in the film, says Vir Das January 21, 2014

    New Delhi: You've heard of a special appearance in a film but Vir Das's name is likely to be slotted under a 'senseless appearance' when the credits roll down for 'Shaadi Ke Side Effects'. The standup comedian is said to be in talks with the makers of the film to officially...
  • Rishi Kapoor, Vir Das team up for 'Khanna Patel' December 18, 2013

    Mumbai: After 'Namaste London', actor Vir Das and Rishi Kapoor are sharing screen space again in Sanjay Cheel directed coemdy 'Khanna Patel'. Produced by Bohra Bros, the film is a crazy Gujarati Punjabi story based comedy where Vir will be playing the lead while Rishi will be seen in the role...
  • Unfair to ask director about film's performance: Shekhar Ghosh November 18, 2013

    New Delhi: Despite getting satisfactory reviews, 'Sooper Se Ooper' didn't do well at the box office and director Shekhar Ghosh blames poor marketing and inadequate show timings for its box office collapse. "How can a director be expected to do everyone's job? I am doing my job till the film is...
  • 'Sooper Se Ooper' trailer: Watch Vir Das, Deepak Dobriyal in action September 29, 2013

    New Delhi: The makers of 'Sooper Se OOper' have released the first trailer of the film. Directed by Shekhar Ghosh, the film stars Vir Das, Deepak Dobriyal, Gulshan Grover and Kirti Kulhari in the lead roles. The film is scheduled to be released on October 25, 2013. ...
  • I think comedy is a doubleedged sword: Vir Das July 6, 2013

    Macau: Bollywood actor Vir Das, who has made audiences roll with laughter in movies like 'Delhi Belly' and 'Go Goa Gone', will be seen in a serious and dark role in Tigmanshu Duhlia's 'Revolver Rani'. He says he wanted to test his own versatility. The movie features Kangana Ranaut as a...
  • IIFA is about to get Punjabified, says Vir Das June 29, 2013

    New Delhi: Standup comedian and actor Vir Das is looking forward to "Punjabify" the forthcoming International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) weekend and awards in Macau, along with his "Santa Banta" costar Boman Irani. Vir and Boman will host the Grey Goose IIFA Rocks, a music and fashion event, on day two...
  • I need 10 years more to learn before thinking about direction: Vir Das June 7, 2013

    'Go Goa Gone' is a zombiecomedy film which has a special appearance by Saif Ali Khan. The film stars Kunal Kemmu, Vir Das, Anand Tiwari and Puja Gupta in pivotal roles, and is based on the audacious adventures of three friends. Actor Vir Das joined IBNLive readers for an interaction...
  • 'Go Goa Gone' gathers Rs 8.05 cr in two days May 12, 2013

    New Delhi: Directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, 'Go Goa Gone' is receiving the benefits of a positive word of mouth publicity. The film has earned Rs 8.05 crore in its first two days. Trade analyst Taran Adarsh tweets, "#GoGoaGone Sat 4.30 cr." He had earlier tweeted about the...
  • Now Showing: Masand reviews 'Go, Goa Gone', 'Gippi', 'Star Trek: Into Darkness' May 11, 2013

    Rajeev Masand reviews zomcom 'Go, Goa, Gone', teen film 'Gippi' and Holyywood flick 'Star Trek: Into Darkness' this week. ...