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  • Yash Chopra never asked his heroines to lose weight: Kajol December 14, 2014

    Mumbai: In an era when looking slim has become a major criterion for actresses in Bollywood, Kajol says she is lucky to have worked with Yash Chopra, the only director who never complained about weight issues of his female stars. Kajol, 40, said that rather than asking his heroines to lose...
  • Shah Rukh Khan celebrates 'DDLJ' 1000 weeks by shooting at YRF studio December 12, 2014

    Mumbai: As 'Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge' (DDLJ) today completed 1000 weeks since its release in 1995, film's leading star Shah Rukh Khan chose to spend the day at Yash Raj Films studio. The blockbuster romantic saga was a landmark in the careers of Shah Rukh, Kajol and Aditya Chopra, who made...
  • Asha Bhosle to be honoured at the Dubai International Film Festival December 6, 2014

    Dubai: Legendary Indian singer Asha Bhosle will be awarded with the Dubai International Film Festival (DIFF) Lifetime Achievement Award for her contribution to Indian cinema. Bhosle, 81, has recorded more than 12,000 songs and is known for her versatility as a singer be it folk songs, Indian classical music, pop songs, ghazals...
  • Shah Rukh Khan would love to be a part of 'Dhoom' franchise, says he finds it 'very cool' November 3, 2014

    Mumbai: He has been part of many blockbusters produced by Yash Raj Films and Shah Rukh Khan won't mind joining their popular 'Dhoom' franchise if the project is offered to him. So far John Abraham, Hrithik Roshan and Aamir Khan have played the main 'villain' in 'Dhoom' franchise. When asked would he...
  • He had passion for life: Uday Chopra on father Yash Chopra October 21, 2014

    Mumbai: He was known as the 'King of Romance' and on Yash Chopra's second death anniversary Tuesday, his son Uday Chopra said the filmmaker had a passion for life that was unequalled. "Remembering my father today (Tuesday) on his death anniversary - he had a passion for life that was unequaled...
  • Rani Mukerji: I don't think Aditya Chopra will ever want me to slow down August 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Newly wed actress Rani Mukerji says her husband and directorproducer Aditya Chopra is quite okay with her working in films after marriage. Post marriage, it is often seen that actresses in Bollywood slow down their work but that does not seem to be the case with Rani, who is...
  • Bollywood superhit 'Dhoom: 3' opens on 2,000 screens in 400 cities in China, enters Chinese top ten chart July 31, 2014

    Mumbai: Bollywood super hit 'Dhoom: 3', which reportedly opened on 2,000 screens in 400 Chinese cities, has entered the Chinese top ten chart. After storming the Turkish box office and becoming the only Indian film to get to the Turkish Top 10, 'Dhoom:3', Yash Raj Films (YRF) offering, has now entered...
  • Amitabh Bachchan's iconic knotted shirt in 'Deewar' was a tailoring error July 3, 2014

    Mumbai: The denim blue shirt teamed with khakee coloured pants and a rope dangling over the shoulder is arguably Amitabh Bachchan's most iconic film look till date and the megastar reveals the styling in 'Deewar' was a result of a mistake by the tailor. Reflective of the tumultuous politics of the early...
  • 'For my fans I will always remain Rani Mukerji, won't change my surname to Chopra' June 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Rani Mukerji, who got married to director producer Aditya Chopra in April this year, says she wants to retain her surname and would not change it to Chopra. Rani tied knot with Aditya in a quiet ceremony in Italy. Though actresses like Aishwarya Rai and Kareena Kapoor adapted...
  • Our family bonded again after Rani came into our family: Uday Chopra June 10, 2014

    Mumbai: Actorproducer Uday Chopra says his sisterinlaw Rani Mukerji is a homemaker and it was she who brought the family together after the demise of his father Yash Chopra. Rani and Uday shared screen space in 'Mujhse Dosti Karoge' which was her first film with the YRF banner. "I have known...
  • Snapshot: Ranvir Shorey poses with 'Titli' team at its screening; the film gets a thumbs up at Cannes 2014 May 22, 2014

    Dibakar Banerjee's coproduced film 'Titli', which was recently screened in the Un Certain Regard section at the 67th Cannes International Film Festival, has opened to positive reviews. Presented by Yash Raj Films, the film explores the relationship between two brothers, one of whom runs away from home to escape his...
  • London Asian Film Festival to pay tribute to Rituparno Ghosh, Yash Chopra May 15, 2014

    London: Bollywood filmmaker Yash Chopra and Bengali director Rituparno Ghosh will be remembered at the 16th London Asian Film Festival, which begins from June 1. King of Romance Yash Chopra, who died in 2012, has made his love for Britain evident in films like 'Lamhe' and 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan'....
  • Pam Chopra to attend Yash Chopra tribute at London fest May 15, 2014

    New Delhi: Pam Chopra will attend an event dedicated to the work and life of her late husband and veteran Hindi filmmaker Yash Chopra at the 16th annual Tongues on Fire London Asian Film Festival. To be held June 7, Remembering Yash Chopra will see Pam in conversation with Rachel Dwyer,...
  • Sayeed hit out dig at NC, Congress, says no takers of hollow slogans April 8, 2014

    Jammu: PDP on Tuesday hit out at the ruling NC-Congress alliance in Jammu and Kashmir, saying there were no takers for its "hollow slogans" and stood exposed before the people in the Lok Sabha elections. Claiming "overwhelming response" for the party, its patron Mufti Mohammed Sayeed said a strong wind was...
  • Snapshot: Shah Rukh Khan seen getting his first look in 'Fan' from Oscar winning make-up artiste Greg Cannon March 26, 2014

    Yash Raj films has roped in Oscar-winning make-up artiste Greg Cannon to develop the look of superstar Shah Rukh Khan for his upcoming film 'Fan'. The movie, directed by 'Band Baaja Baarat' helmer Maneesh Sharma, will see the superstar playing the role of a fan. The film begins shooting July...
  • Critical acclaim doesn't translate into Box Office success: Sonam Kapoor on 'Bewakoofiyaan' gross collection March 20, 2014

    Mumbai: Yash Raj Films' 'Bewakoofiyaan' may not have been received well but its lead actress Sonam is happy with her work in the romantic comedy. "I am happy with the response to the film. If you get critical acclaim, it does not translate into box office success," Sonam told reporters here...
  • Sonam is very intelligent, couldn't think of anyone else for 'Bewakoofiyaan', says director Nupur Asthana March 16, 2014

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Nupur Asthana, the director of 'Bewakoofiyaan', says finding a producer for her films was not a cakewalk. "My journey has certainly not been easy. I have struggled a lot to find producers for my films. As a newcomer everyone faces this problem, but I am thankful to Yash Raj...
  • UP government announces names of 22 recipients of Yash Bharti Award March 5, 2014

    The Uttar Pradesh government on Wednesday announced the names of 22 renowned personalities who would be conferred with the state's highest Yash Bharti Award this year. Chief Minister Akhilesh Yadav made the announcement at an official programme in Lucknow. Prominent among the awardees are Bhajan singer Anup Jalota, lyricist Sameer, singer Rekha...
  • 'Daawat-e-Ishq' is one of the best films of 2014: Anupam Kher February 25, 2014

    Mumbai: Actor Anupam Kher, who will be seen in multiple films this year, has already picked his favourite. He says Yash Raj Films' 'Daawat-e-Ishq' is one of the best. "Now that 'Daawat-e-Ishq' shooting is almost coming to an end, I can proudly say that it is one of the best films...
  • Kapil Sharma turns actor with Yfilms' 'BankChor' February 17, 2014

    Mumbai: After inviting actors like SRK and Salman Khan to his TV show, standup comedian Kapil Sharma is all set to make his own debut as an actor with thrillercomedy 'BankChor'. Kapil has signed a threefilm contract and talent management deal with Yash Raj Films. YFilms, the youth branch...
  • Priyanka ChopraRanveer Singh starrer 'Gunday' to pay tribute to Yash Chopra February 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Ali Abbas Zafar's 'Gunday' will pay tribute to late filmmaker Yash Chopra with a 60second montage in the beginning of the film. Chopra died in 2012 and 'Gunday' was the last script he had heard. It was Zafar's idea to include a tribute to the filmmaker, known for directing great...
  • Gajakesari: Watch Yash, Amulya in the trailer February 9, 2014

    New Delhi: The makers of 'Gajakesari' have revealed the first look of the film. Directed by Krishna, the film features Yash and Amulya in the lead roles. The film is said to be one of the most awaited films of the Kannada film industry in 2014. Take a look at...
  • YRF's coproduction 'Grace of Monaco' to open Cannes 2014 January 27, 2014

    Cannes: French director Olivier Dahan's 'Grace of Monaco' will open the 67th Festival de Cannes on May 14. The biopic will be screened in Cannes in the Official Selection category, Out of Competition, said a statement on Cannes official website. Jointly produced by PierreAnge Le Pogam, Uday Chopra (YRF Entertainment) and Arash...
  • BCCI has to verify age documents of players: Delhi High Court January 21, 2014

    New Delhi: The Delhi High Court on Tuesday stayed the order of a single judge directing Board of Control for Cricket in India to determine the age of players on the basis of birth certificates or documents furnished as age proof while doing away with the bone test. A bench headed...