ZOYA AKHTAR

  • Revathi likes Zoya Akhtar's kind of films April 18, 2015

    Mumbai: Known for helming issue-based movies, filmmaker-actress Revathi says she'd love to direct a project on the lines of Zoya Akhtar's brand of cinema -- like a 'Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara'. Revathi told IANS: "I would love to make the kind of films Zoya makes. 'Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara' was an...
  • 'Dil Dhadakne Do' trailer garners over one million views within 24 hours of its release April 16, 2015

    Mumbai: The theatrical trailer of 'Dil Dhadakne Do' has been viewed over one million times on YouTube in less than 24 hours of its release online, and the numbers are only growing with plaudits from commoners as well as celebrities. The Zoya Akhtar directorial is about a dysfunctional Punjabi family on...
  • 'Dil Dhadakne Do' trailer: Take a cruise along with the dysfunctional Mehra family April 16, 2015

    This is going to be a fun ride. Zoya Akhtar's latest film 'Dil Dhadhakne Do' takes the viewer on a cruise along with the Mehra family and lets you into their pretentious lives. Featuring Anil Kapoor, Shefali Shah, Priyanka Chopra, Ranveer Singh, Anushka Sharma, Rahul Bose and Farhan Akhtar, the...
  • 'Dil Dhadakne Do': Zoya Akhtar, Anil Kapoor planning private trailer screening April 11, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Zoya Akhtar and actor Anil Kapoor are said to be planning a closed door screening of the trailer of their film 'Dil Dhadakne Do'. According to a source, before releasing the trailer at large on April 15, Zoya decided to show the trailer to some of her close friends...
  • Anil Kapoor hopes 'Dil Dhadakne Do' beats Zoya Akhtar's 'stupendous' last April 10, 2015

    Kuala Lumpur: 'Pleasantly surprised' about hearing that his new film 'Dil Dhadakne Do' will be screened for audiences here as part of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Weekend in June, actor Anil Kapoor is hoping the Zoya Akhtar directorial surpasses the success of her last feature movie 'Zindagi Na...
  • 'Dil Dhadakne Do' first look: Have you met the members of Mehra family yet? April 9, 2015

    Zoya Akhtar's multi starrer 'Dil Dhadakne Do' has been in drawing a lot of curiosity ever since its inception. The film featuring Priyanka Chopra, Ranveer Singh, Farhan Akhtar, Anushka Sharma, Rahul Bose, Anil Kapoor and Shefali Shah is about a disfunctional Mehra family which goes on a cruise holiday together....
  • Haven't seen a movie like this for a long time; Sushant Singh Rajput is great: Zoya Akhtar on 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!' April 4, 2015

    Mumbai: Filmmaker Zoya Akhtar is in awe of Dibakar Banerjee's craft in the latest release 'Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!'. She recommends the "beautiful film" to all. "It's one of the most beautiful films on Indian screens. I haven't seen a movie like this for a long time. Sushant Singh Rajput is great....
  • Zoya Akhtar is a taskmaster, but very warm and intuitive: Ridhima Sud January 12, 2015

    Mumbai: Actress Ridhima Sud, who will be seen in Zoya Akhtar's next directorial 'Dil Dhadkne Do', says the filmmaker is a taskmaster, but is kind and warm too. Asked if Zoya is a taskmaster on the sets, Ridhima told IANS: "By taskmaster if you mean someone who has a task at...
  • Priyanka Chopra on 'Dil Dhadakne Do': We drove each other crazy just like a real family, but hung out every single night September 1, 2014

    What happens when a dysfunctional family gets together on a cruise around the world? According to actress Priyanka Chopra, it gets real crazy. In an interview to CNNIBN entertainment editor Rajeev Masand, Chopra talked about her experience of working with filmmaker Zoya Akhtar in the upcoming movie, 'Dil Dhadakne Do'. While the...
  • Zoya had warned me to lose all the muscles for 'Dil Dhadakne Do': Priyanka Chopra July 24, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Priyanka Chopra says director Zoya Akhtar wanted her to lose weight for her next film 'Dil Dhadakne Do'. Priyanka is essaying the role of boxing champion Mary Kom in a biopic for which she had to build muscles. Her next is Zoya's 'Dil Dhadakne Do'. "Zoya had warned me...
  • Presenting the 'pagal parivar' of Zoya Akhtar's 'Dil Dhadakne Do' July 24, 2014

    You have seen the fist poster of 'Dil Dhadakne Do' few days back, where the six principle characters are seen overlooking the sea on a ship deck. Now,on screen siblings Ranveer Singh and Priyanka Chopra have revealed the faces on the poster on Twitter. The poster features Anil Kapoor,...
  • Ahem! Ranveer Singh tweets picture with ex Anushka Sharma while shooting for 'Dil Dhadkane Do' July 5, 2014

    His current girlfriend Deepika Padukone has no qualms working with her ex Ranbir Kapoor, so why should Ranveer Singh have? The actor has been cast opposite his former girlfriend Anushka Sharma in Zoya Akhtar's 'Dil Dhadkane Do' and the duo are currently shooting in Istanbul. A part of an ensemble...
  • Anushka Sharma flies to Istanbul for shooting 'Dil Dhadakne Do' June 29, 2014

    Mumbai: Actress Anushka Sharma is off to Istanbul to shoot her upcoming movie titled 'Dil Dhadakne Do'. "Off to Istanbul for the second leg of dil dhadakne do .. Sleep deprived and totally dazed :( .. I will sleep the hell out on this flight :))," Anushka tweeted. It also stars Farhan...
  • Snapshot: Ranveer Singh chills on the Barcelona beach in yellow trunks as he poses with a fan June 23, 2014

    Ranveer Singh is busy shooting for Zoya Akhtar's 'Dil Dhadakne Do' in Barcelona, but that's not stopping him from having his share of fun on the exotic beach. The hunky actor was recently clicked with his fan and looked droolworthy as he wore nothing but a pair of yellow trunks....
  • Snapshot: Priyanka Chopra bonds with Ranveer Singh, Farhan Akhtar on the sets of 'Dil Dhadakne Do' June 5, 2014

    Are they working or simply having fun on the sets of 'Dil Dhadakne Do'? This is likely to be the first question to arise as you take a look at the photos which Priyanka Chopra shared on Twitter. Currently busy filming 'Dil Dhadakne Do' which revolves around a dysfunctional Punjabi...
  • Meeting up for 'Dil Dhadkane Do'? Ranveer Singh, Priyanka Chopra spotted at Farhan Akhtar's residence May 14, 2014

    Mumbai: Zoya Akhtar has already started working on her next project 'Dil Dhadkane Do'. On Tuesday night actors Ranveer Singh and Priyanka Chopra were spotted coming out of Farhan Akhtar's apartment complex. Farhan was also spotted with the two actors. The three play key roles in Zoya Akhtar's film which...
  • Watch: What does Bollywood expect from the next government? May 11, 2014

    With just days left days for the formation of the next government, Bollywood stars who exercised their franchise are hoping best from the next government. Listen in what they expect from the new government. ...
  • Mumbai: Farhan and Zoya Akhtar urge youth to come out and vote April 24, 2014

    Stars in Mumbai continue to come out and cast their votes. Listen in to star siblings Farhan and Zoya Akhtar who emphasise the importance of voting. ...
  • Koffee With Karan: Why Kareena Kapoor thought Zoya Akhtar could never direct films March 24, 2014

    Mumbai: That Kareena Kapoor is unabashed and is never politically correct is a fact well known. The actress apparently had told filmmaker Zoya Akhtar that she will never be able to make films long back over a heated argument. Recalling the incident on 'Koffee With Karan', Zoya amusingly revealed to...