Wake Up Sid

  • Kainaz Motiwala makes her Telugu debut with 'Boochamma Boochodu' November 2, 2013

    Chennai: Bollywood actress Kainaz Motiwala, who is known for films such as 'Ragini MMS' and 'Wake Up Sid', will make her Telugu debut with upcoming Telugu romanticdrama 'Boochamma Boochodu'. "She (Kainaz) is a wonderful actress and a delight to work with. Her part is written in such a way that she...
  • Ayan Mukerji is my godfather: 'Gippi' director April 20, 2013

    Mumbai: Debutant director Sonam Nair, who is foraying into Bollywood with 'Gippi', says she considers director Ayan Mukerji as her godfather. She had assisted him for 'Wake Up Sid'. "Ayan is my godfather. I knew him a little bit through friends, but we had not really met. When I came to...
  • Music director Amit Trivedi back with 'Ishaqzaade' April 26, 2012

    Music director Amit Trivedi picked up the national award for Dev D and then went on to create a series of hits with Wake Up Sid. ...
  • Ayan Mukherji to direct Ranbir in 'Yeh Jawani' March 13, 2012

    Mumbai: Karan Johar has finalised 'Wake Up Sid' fame director Ayan Mukerji to direct his next production venture 'Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani', which stars Ranbir Kapoor in the lead role. "Our film 'Yeh Jawani Hai Deewani' starts this month... directed by Ayan Mukherji and stars RanbirDeepika (Padukone) and Aditya Roy Kapur...
  • 'DK Bose' writer Amitabh: bard of the absurd? May 19, 2011

    Mumbai: He created a benchmark when he gave the industry 'Emotional Athyachar' only to raise the bar now with 'DK Bose' the hit track from Imran Khan starrer 'Delhi Belly'. Amitabh Bhattacharya is a rare find and an asset to the industry. He came to Mumbai eight years ago...
  • Unusual romances on Indian celluloid February 12, 2011

    New Delhi: Bollywood's dream merchants have traditionally sold young chocolaty romances, complete with pink roses. But in the last 10 years, a lot of unusual love stories have made their way to the silver screen, be it 'Mr and Mrs Iyer', or 'Cheeni Kum' or 'Wake Up Sid'. So this Valentine's...
  • Watch: Bollywood hits and flops of 2009 December 30, 2009

    Mumbai: Kurbaan, Main Aur Mrs Khanna, Blue, London Dreams, Chandni Chowk to China, and Delhi 6 are some movies that have been 2009's biggest turkeys. ...
  • I'm over and above box office today: Karan Johar October 24, 2009

    Mumbai: Never mind that his production house Dharma Productions has just delivered a big hit in Wake Up Sid. Directorproducer Karan Johar says he has matured over the years and box office collections are no longer the only driving factor for him. "Frankly, I am over and above box office today....
  • CM peeved because Karan Johar came to me: Raj October 8, 2009

    Nasik (Maharashtra): As Maharashtra gears up for the Assembly elections, the war of words gets bitter between the politicians. In an exclusive interview to CNNIBN, Maharashtra Navnirman Sena (MNS) chief Raj Thackeray hit out at Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan on his comment over Karan Johar issue. Directorproducer Karan Johar...
  • Filmi Fiscal: Good opening for Wake Up Sid October 6, 2009

    The over all opening of the film was around 85 per cent. ...
  • Being a Kapoor isn't enough for Ranbir: Rishi Kapoor October 5, 2009

    Mumbai: Rishi Kapoor can't stop smiling. His son Ranbir's Wake Up Sid has got an overwhelming response from audiences and critics alike. However, Kapoor senior is cautious and says his son will have to continuously prove himself as it is not the surname but one's performance that ultimately counts in...
  • Karan Johar should have gone to the cops: Chavan October 3, 2009

    Film Producer Karan Johar was forced to meet and apologise to Raj Thakerey after the Maharashtra Navnirman Sena threatened to target his film Wake Up Sid. Maharashtra Chief Minister Ashok Chavan on the controversy. ...
  • Masand's movie review: Wake Up Sid refreshing October 6, 2009

    Cast: Ranbir Kapoor, Konkona Sen Sharma Direction: Ayan Mukherji There's a little bit of you and me and everyone we know in Siddharth Mehra, the spoilt richkid protagonist of director Ayan Mukherji's Wake Up Sid, the comingofage story of a directionless slacker played by Ranbir Kapoor. Very content spending his...
  • Karan Johar wakes up to MNS diktat on Mumbai October 5, 2009

    Mumbai: Terror of another sort has crept into filmmaking in Mumbai. Producerdirector Karan Johar was forced to apologise to Raj Thackeray. The MNS had threatened to disrupt the screening of Johars film Wake Up Sid for references to Mumbai by its anglicised and previously accepted version of name Bombay. ...
  • MNS stops Wake Up Sid screening over 'Mumbai' dialogue October 3, 2009

    New Delhi: Karan Johar's Ranbir Kapoor starrer, Wake Up Sid, scheduled to hit theatres on Friday, October 2, had a nightmarish start in Maharashtra. The Mahrashtra Navnirman Sena or the MNS stopped the film's screening in Pune. MNS activists didn't permit the film's screening across cinema halls in Pune because in...
  • New flicks: Wake up Sid and Cloudy ... Meatballs October 5, 2009

    This weekend you have a sleepy Ranbir Kapoor in Wake Up Sid while its raining pizzas and pancakes in Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs! Here are the four films that hits the theatres this Friday. WAKE UP SID Ayan Mukherjee's Wake up Sid stars Ranbir Kapoor as Sidharth Mehra, a super rich...
  • Ranbir, Konkana spill the beans on Wake Up Sid October 2, 2009

    The actors talked about their college days and crushes. ...
  • Watch: Konkona, Ranbir in Mumbai for Wake up Sid promo September 30, 2009

    Ranbir Kapoor and Konkona Sen Sharma seem to going all out to promote their upcoming film Wake up Sid. ...
  • Watch: Wake Up Sid crew reveals Konkana's secrets September 30, 2009

    Ranbir tells how Konkana use to bully and slap him on the sets. ...
  • Watch: CNNIBN celebrates Ranbir's birthday September 30, 2009

    The actor talks about his birthday wishes as he turns 27. ...
  • I was very nervous while making Kuch Kuch...: KJo September 26, 2009

    Karan Johar says that the director of his film Wake Up Sid, Ayaan Mukherjee, is the same age as he was when he made Kuch Kuch Hota Hai but that Ayaan is more confident and sure of himself than he was at that age. ...
  • I was confused like Sid, says Karan Johar September 24, 2009

    CNNIBN's Rohit Khilnani caught up with Wake Up Sid producer Karan Johar and asked him about his latest venture, as well as the new director making his debut with the film. CNNIBN: Are you nervous as a producer because the director of Wake Up Side, Ayaan is a first timer and...
  • Wake up Sid: Impress Ranbir, upload your videos September 23, 2009

    Hey girls, here is your chance to impress hottie Ranbir Kapoor. If you think you have it in you to charm him, heres your golden moment to do so while he comes visiting PVR Cinemas at Delhi, Mumbai and Bangalore. ...
  • Watch: New song from Wake Up Sid September 23, 2009

    Here's a brand new song from Wake up Sid with Ranbir Kapoor in a fresh new avatar. ...
  • Idol Chat: Konkona speaks about Wake Up Sid September 19, 2009

    Konkona stars opposite Ranbir Kapoor in Wake Up Sid. The role may have been a challenge to her but the actress says she has never paid so much attention to her physicality. ...
  • Desi movies, English titles; the new Bollywood fad September 16, 2009

    New Delhi: Ever noticed the growing list of English titles for movies that are actually out and out Hindi? To name just a few upcoming films, there's Wanted, All The Best, Jail and Kites! Movies with English names are a new fad in Bollywood. While some filmmakers argue that their script...
  • Watch: Wake Up Sid Contest auditions September 14, 2009

    Ranbir Kapoor judged the auditions for the Wake up Sid Contest in Mumbai. Some of his fans got lucky while others had to bite the dust. ...
  • Ranbir on Konkona, Karan and Wake Up Sid September 11, 2009

    Actor Ranbir kapoor's next film Wake Up Sid is ready for release. In a chat with CNNIBN, Ranbir reveals what is the first thing he wakes up to and about his costar Konkona Sen Sharma and Karan Johar. CNNIBN: As the name of the film is Wake Up Sid, what is...
  • Dine with Ranbir Kapoor: Enter the Wake Up Sid Contest September 9, 2009

    The lucky winner of the Wake Up Sid Contest gets to have breakfast with Ranbir Kapoor. ...
  • Tune In: New song from Wake Up Sid August 29, 2009

    New Delhi: Debutante director Ayan Mukherji's Wake Up Sid starring Ranbir Kapoor and Konkana Sen seems to encompass all the anxieties of Gen Next. Ranbir plays Sid, a guy who refuses to grow up and face the realities of life. In the song Kya Karoon, you can see how Sid...