VIVEK OBEROI

  • People of Kashmir, Northeast very much part of India: Vivek Oberoi 6 days ago

    Srinagar: Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi today said there was a need to shed the bias against the people of Kashmir and northeast India to give the youth from these places a chance to connect with their counterparts in rest of the country. "We say that we are ready to go to...
  • 'Hum Hain.. Umeed-e-Kashmir' concert: Aamir Khan, Anupam Kher, Farhan Akhtar come together to offer relief to Kashmir flood victims October 19, 2014

    Many suffered property losses from deadly flooding in Kashmir. Many lost their family members. And many starved for days. In an attempt to offer monetary assistance to the flood victims in Kashmir, Bollywood stars flew down to Delhi for Hum Hain.. Umeed-e-Kashmir charity concert. Aamir Khan who donated Rs 25...
  • Vivek Oberoi, Riteish Deshmukh begin 'Bank Chor' shoot at Mehboob Studio October 9, 2014

    Mumbai: After the "Masti" franchise, Riteish Deshmukh has teamed up with Vivek Oberoi for "Bank Chor" and currently they are busy shooting for the film in a studio here. He says they share "a great chemistry". A huge bank set has been put up in Mehboob Studio here for the film,...
  • Snapshot: Vivek Oberoi bids adieu to Lord Ganesha, celebrates 37th birthday September 3, 2014

    Birthday boy Vivek Oberoi might have started his career as a rugged goon in Ram Gopal Varma's 'Company', but it was his role in 'Saathiya' that has remained with the audiences. The actor, who turns 37 today, was last seen as the supervillain the Hrithik Roshanstarrer 'Krrish 3'.Happily married and...
  • Bollywood misses Kishore Kumar on his 85th birth anniversary August 4, 2014

    Mumbai: While Google India paid tribute to the singing legend Kishore Kumar on his 85th birth anniversary Monday, Bollywood celebrities like Lata Mangeshkar and Madhur Bhandarkar also remembered him and shared a few lines from his popular songs. Here's what they tweeted: Lata Mangeshkar: Aaj Kishore Da ka janamdin hai. Kishore Da...
  • Vivek Oberoi to play CBI officer, Riteish Deshmukh a thief in 'Bank Chor' July 28, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Vivek Oberoi will play the role of a CBI officer in Yash Raj Films' (YRF) upcoming movie 'Bank Chor'. With this film, Vivek returns to YRF after 12 years, post his successful last outing with them in Shaad Ali's 'Saathiya'. "The game just got bigger with Vivek hitting the 'Bank...
  • The funniest Vivek Oberoi jokes on Twitter you shouldn't miss May 27, 2014

    After Tiger Shroff, Yami Gautam and Alok Nath, Vivek Oberoi is the latest celebrity to become butt of jokes on Twitter. Vivek Oberoi's name began trending on Twitter on Monday, after he attended the swearingin ceremony of Narendra Modi in New Delhi. Vivek, who wore a pink jacket and a...
  • Salman Khan, Hema Malini, Vivek Oberoi attend Prime Minister Narendra Modi's oath ceremony May 26, 2014

    New Delhi: Bollywood superstar Salman Khan and his father and writer Salim Khan, actor Anupam Kher and filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar were among the high profile Bollywood celebrities who attended the swearingin ceremony of the country's 15th Prime Minister Narendra Modi and his cabinet at the Rashtrapati Bhavan here Monday. Also actorpoliticians...
  • Salman Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Vivek Oberoi to attend Narendra Modi's swearingin ceremony May 26, 2014

    Mumbai: While Rajinikanth has decided to give Narendra Modi's swearingin ceremony a miss in Delhi today, there is a host of Bollywood celebrities like Salman Khan, Salim Khan, Sohail Khan, Hrithik Roshan, Anupam Kher and Vivek Oberoi who will be attending the function. Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan and singer Lata...
  • Vivek Oberoi: I'm very careful in choosing the scripts now May 13, 2014

    Mumbai: After tasting success last year with backto back hits "Grand Masti" and "Krrish 3", actor Vivek Oberoi is being cautious in choosing scripts. Vivek's career graph was on a downfall post 2007 release "Shootout At Wadala", but the two films of 2013 gave him a new lease of life in...
  • Celebrity selfies a big hit at the IIFA green carpet April 26, 2014

    Tampa Bay: The selfie bug bit celebrities and fans at the green carpet of the technical categories of Bollywood's most extravagant celebration, the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend and Awards 2014 here. The starstudded event here saw actors and filmmakers not only looking their best, but much in action wherein...
  • Bollywood stars give elections a miss April 24, 2014

    Many Bollywood stars like Anupam Kher, Vivek Oberoi do not cast their vote due to their commitment to IIFA which is being organised at Florida. Vivek Oberoi expressed his disappointment for not being able to exercise his franchise. He said, "I am extremely upset that we are not voting but...
  • Vivek Oberoi: No fascination towards villain roles April 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Vivek Oberoi, who has lent his voice in the Hindi version of Hollywood film 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2', says he is not over eager to do Hollywood films and will essay only quality roles. "I am not crazy about doing Hollywood films. I am not interested to...
  • Budgets are extremely high for superhero films: Vivek Oberoi April 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Indulging in superhero films is not a cake walk, says Vivek Oberoi and adds that inflated budgets restrict the endeavours of filmmakers. The 37-year-old had his stint with superhero film 'Krrish 3', in which he played a villain opposite Hrithik Roshan in the title role. The successful franchise of 'Koi......
  • It was a daunting task to dub Jamie Foxx's voice: Vivek Oberoi April 19, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Vivek Oberoi, who has dubbed for Jamie Foxx's character of Electro in the Hindi version of Hollywood film 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2', says he agreed to this as he is a huge fan of the Oscar-winning actor. "I am a huge fan of Jamie Foxx's. I love his work....
  • It's very disturbing, have worked very hard for 'Sher': Vivek Oberoi on the film's legal issues April 18, 2014

    Mumbai: Vivek Oberoi shot in "48 to 50 degrees" in Rajasthan for Sher, but now the action thriller's release has been blocked by "legal" issues. The actor says it is "very disappointing" to see your hard work going down the drain. Directed by Soham Shah, "Sher" also features Huma Qureshi. "It's very...
  • Watch: Vivek Oberoi dubs for Electro in 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' April 8, 2014

    Don't be fooled by his charming good looks, actor Vivek Oberoi has a darker side as well. After portraying the role of a sinister bad guy in 'Krrish 3', he will now give his voice to the super-villain Max Dillon aka Electro for the Hindi version of the upcoming film...
  • Snapshot: Vivek Oberoi campaigns for his mother-in-law in Bangalore March 30, 2014

    With Lok Sabha elections round the corner, the candidates are trying hard to garner as many votes and for many it's a debut. Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi was reportedly campaigning for his mother-in-law Nandini Alva, who is the Janata Dal Secular candidate from Bangalore Central. The media team of Bangalore...
  • From Electro to daddy cool: Actor Vivek Oberoi is enjoying diaper duties March 23, 2014

    New Delhi: Vivek Oberoi seems to be enjoying fatherhood as the actor says after his last release 'Krrish 3', he has been busy changing his baby son Vivaan's diapers. The 37-year-old actor, who welcomed Vivaan with wife Priyanka Alva on February 6 last year, had earlier revealed that he planned to...
  • Education is the most urgent requirement of our country: Kalki Koechlin March 21, 2014

    New Delhi: Actor Vivek Oberoi and actress Kalki Koechlin assumed the role of a teacher for day for charity. Vivek, 37, and Kalki, 30, were in the city to participate in the event where they laid the foundation for a new block at the P&G Shiksha school here and turned...
  • Vivek Oberoi: Electro is a fascinating character, will be his voice in the Hindi version of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2' March 21, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Vivek Oberoi will be the voice of the main villain Max Dillon aka Electro in the Hindi version of 'The Amazing Spider-Man 2'. In the original version of the film, Electro is played by Oscar winning actor Jamie Foxx. "We are very happy to have Vivek on board...
  • Joy of helping poor bigger than any award, says Vivek Oberoi March 11, 2014

    New Delhi: In a film career spanning a decade, Vivek Oberoi has essayed diverse roles and tasted both successes and failures on the big screen, but he says the joy of social work and supporting charitable causes for others' happiness is far more fulfilling an award or reward for him. "Acting...