Vir Das

  • I'm coming out of my comfort zone, trying different genres: Vir Das 12-04-2014 04:08 PM

    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...
  • I can give it to you in writing, nobody will marry me after watching 'Revolver Rani': Kangana Ranaut 11-04-2014 10:29 AM

    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...
  • She is negative, brutal and very exciting: Kangana Ranaut on her role in 'Revolver Rani' 07-04-2014 05:29 PM

    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...
  • Vir Das prepared to show his versatility in 'Revolver Rani' 07-04-2014 04:59 PM

    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...
  • e Lounge: Farhan talks about marriage and more 14-02-2014 04:39 PM

    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 CNN-IBN, 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 21-01-2014 12:29 PM

    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 stand-up comedian is said to be in talks with the makers of the film to...
  • Rishi Kapoor, Vir Das team up for 'Khanna Patel' 18-12-2013 12:34 PM

    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...
  • Unfair to ask director about film's performance: Shekhar Ghosh 18-11-2013 04:39 PM

    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...
  • 'Sooper Se Ooper' trailer: Watch Vir Das, Deepak Dobriyal in action 29-09-2013 03:11 PM

    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 double-edged sword: Vir Das 06-07-2013 05:16 PM

    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...
  • IIFA is about to get Punjabified, says Vir Das 29-06-2013 10:41 AM

    New Delhi: Stand-up 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" co-star Boman Irani. Vir and Boman will host the Grey Goose IIFA Rocks, a music and fashion event, on day...
  • I need 10 years more to learn before thinking about direction: Vir Das 07-06-2013 06:11 PM

    'Go Goa Gone' is a zombie-comedy 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 12-05-2013 04:04 PM

    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' 11-05-2013 11:56 AM

    Rajeev Masand reviews zom-com 'Go, Goa, Gone', teen film 'Gippi' and Holyywood flick 'Star Trek: Into Darkness' this week. ...
  • Go Goa Gone: 10 cracking punchlines from the film 11-05-2013 11:21 AM

    New Delhi: Apart from being a zom-com, 'Go Goa Gone' is also a new take on modern age romance. The film is full of witty one liners and we have brought to you a list of ten such dialogue which will leave you in splits. There are spoilers ahead, so...
  • Go Goa Gone: Was apprehensive to try something new, says Saif 09-05-2013 03:38 PM

    New Delhi: Actor-producer Saif Ali Khan is treading new territories with 'Go Goa Gone' - a zombie comedy, after making romance-based entertainers like 'Love Aaj Kal' and 'Cocktail', but he's quite sure he won't ever make a 'sleazy' comedy. There's a thin line between 'naughty' and 'sleazy', he believes. Why...
  • 'Go Goa Gone' zombies take on 'Gippi' teens this week 07-05-2013 01:19 PM

    New Delhi: Do you want to have fun with zombies or teenagers? This Friday Zombie comedy 'Go Goa Gone', produced by Saif Ali Khan, and teenage drama 'Gippi' from Karan Johar's stable are hitting the screens take your pick. Co-directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK, 'Go Goa Gone' is...
  • Bromance relies on buddy system: Vir Das 25-04-2013 06:48 PM

    New Delhi: From food to music, stand-up comedian-actor Vir Das chooses something or the other to connect with his male co-actors because he feels bromance relies on their off-screen chemistry. After 'Delhi Belly', Vir will be seen in zombie comedy 'Go Goa Gone' with male co-stars Saif Ali Khan, Kunal...
  • Hate Mondays? 'Khoon choos le' is your song then 22-04-2013 11:36 AM

    New Delhi: We all hate Mondays, don't we? Composer duo Sachin-Jigar's new track 'Khoon choos le' captures the feelings attached to the first day of the week. 'Khoon choos le' is from the upcoming film 'Go Goa Gone', co-directed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK. "The film targets youth, it's...
  • Not just a cameo in 'Go Goa Gone': Saif Ali Khan 19-04-2013 03:56 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Saif Ali Khan, who plays the role of a zombie slayer named Boris in his forthcoming co-production 'Go Goa Gone', says his part is more than just a guest appearance. "I wouldn't say it's just something like a guest appearance, there is a role there," the 42-year-old said...
  • Hope 'Go Goa Gone' doesn't get banned: Saif Ali Khan 19-04-2013 10:05 AM

    Mumbai: Actor-producer Saif Ali Khan, who was seen using abusive language in 'Go Goa Gone', quips that he is hoping that the film gets 'A' certificate and doesn't get banned. "The dialogues in the film have Russian and Hindi galis (abuses)... I just hope the film gets an 'A' certificate...
  • Fear, laughter are primal instincts: 'Go Goa Gone' directors 14-04-2013 04:08 PM

    Mumbai: 'Go Goa Gone' co-director Raj Nidimoru believes a heady combination of fear and comedy will work amongst today's audience. Talking about the scope of a zombie comedy like 'Go Goa Gone', he told IANS: "The scope is great. When we made the film, we realised that it had a...
  • Unusual script attracted me to 'Go Goa Gone': Puja Gupta 12-04-2013 03:01 PM

    Mumbai: 'Go Goa Gone' is a zombie comedy and Puja Gupta says the new genre and unusual script inspired her to accept the offer. Her character has a lot of action stunts in the movie, which has been co-directed by Krishna DK and Raj Nidimoru. "The unusual script attracted me...
  • Vir Das: I have seven films releasing this year 10-04-2013 11:25 AM

    Mumbai: Stand-up comedian and actor Vir Das, known for his role in Delhi Belly, has got seven films releasing this year. Though, Vir had made his acting debut with Mumbai Salsa and later did films like Namastey London, Love Aaj Kal and Badmaash Company, it was Aamir Khan's home production...
  • 'Go Goa Gone' decodes world of zombies: Kunal Kemmu 08-04-2013 06:46 PM

    Mumbai: Actor Kunal Kemmu, who will soon be seen in zombie thriller 'Go Goa Gone', says the film answers all the relevant questions related to zombies. "We know there are a lot of people in our country who haven't seen such (zombie) films. What are zombies? How do they become...