Bollywood

Bollywood

  • Anushka Sharma, PK
    Feb 01, 2015 14:15 IST

    Youngsters slow down, Bollywood prefers quality over quantity

    In the past couple of years, a lot of Bollywood actresses have not had more than one release a year. However, the likes of Anushka Sharma, Katrina Kaif, Kareena Kapoor Khan or Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, are set to be seen on screen more frequently in 2015.

  • Farah, Bhansali
    Feb 01, 2015 14:08 IST

    There is more to achieve now: Sanjay Leela Bhansali

    Sanjay Leela Bhansali, who recently received the Padma Shri award, tells us that he was in the midst of his upcoming film’s shoot with Ranveer Singh, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra when he received the news.

  • Why this Kolaveri, Dhanush? He is playing the role of a Benarasi boy opposite Sonam Kapoor in Raanjhanaa
    Feb 01, 2015 13:56 IST

    Does Bollywood encourage stalking?

    Right from Amitabh Bachchan chasing Kimi Katkar for a kiss in Jumma Chumma (Hum, 1991) to Dhanush not giving up on Sonam Kapoor in Raanjhanaa (2013) and Shahid Kapoor hounding Sonakshi Sinha in R Rajkumar (2013), Bollywood has continued to blur the line between wooing and stalking.

  • Ayushmann Khurrana
    Feb 01, 2015 13:47 IST

    Success is a very lousy teacher: Ayushmann

    Actor Ayushmann Khurrana, who recently visited HT City to meet the winners of the Stars in the City contest, says that his journey to stardom was not easy.

  • Shahid Kapoor, Kangana Ranaut
    Feb 01, 2015 10:24 IST

    Queen wins big at Filmfare awards; Shahid, Kangana best actors

    Vikas Bahl's coming-of-age drama Queen triumphed at the 60th Filmfare awards, winning in key categories including best film, best director and best actress for its lead star Kangana Ranaut.

  • Rani Mukerji
    Jan 31, 2015 14:09 IST

    Our films should show a different India: Rani

    Rani Mukerji, who is currently in London, UK, recently attended the premiere of her last release, Mardaani (2014), in Poland. Describing the experience as “electrifying”, the actor adds that the perception of Bollywood abroad is changing from the song-and-dance routines it is usually associated with.

  • Sanjay Leela Bhansali: Blooming into a proud Padma
    Jan 31, 2015 14:03 IST

    SRK returns to shoot on Marine Drive after 23 years

    Shah Rukh Khan has been working round-the-clock to finish the shooting of his upcoming Independence Day release. The film is being shot at various spots in the city, and a few days back, one instance got him nostalgic about his early days in the industry.

  • Fitoor
    Jan 31, 2015 13:58 IST

    Fitoor first film to be shot in Kashmir after floods

    Fitoor, an adaptation of Charles Dickens' Great Expectations starring Rekha, Katrina Kaif and Aditya Roy Kapur, is the first Bollywood movie being shot in Kashmir after last year's devastating floods.

  • Ayushmann Khurrana, Vibhu Puri
    Jan 30, 2015 15:07 IST

    'Bloody Indian' out of Ayushmann's Hawaizaada

    The censor board asked for the word "bloody" to be removed from a popularly used dialogue "bloody Indian" in Vibhu Puri's period film Hawaizaada, which is set in colonial India. It has been replaced by "crazy".

  • Akshay Kumar
    Jan 30, 2015 14:53 IST

    Akshay Kumar teaches martial arts skills to visually-impaired girls

    Last year, Akshay Kumar — who was a professional martial arts trainer before he started acting — launched an initiative for free-of-cost martial arts training for women, in association with Yuva Sena chief Aaditya Thackeray.

  • Vidya Balan
    Jan 30, 2015 14:47 IST

    Vidya Balan won’t ask hubby for a film with Shah Rukh

    To the outside world, she might seem like the beloved wife of one of Bollywood’s most influential cinema moguls — someone who gets everything easy in life.

  • Sapna Pabbi, Gurmeet Choudhary, Khamoshiyan
    Jan 30, 2015 14:39 IST

    Khamoshiyan: Intimate scenes weren't difficult, says Sapna Pabbi

    Actor Sapna Pabbi, who is making her Bollywood debut with Vishesh Films' Khamoshiyan, says intimate scenes in the film were not difficult for her to pull off, and instead, it was the emotional scenes which were challenging.

  • PK
    Jan 29, 2015 22:08 IST

    Bonding over Bollywood: Aamir's PK set to be screened in China

    When top officials from the China Film Group Corporation (CFGC) saw the rushes of PK last year, they instantly decided to screen it in China. It wasn’t a tough call: the movie had Aamir Khan, known here for 3 Idiots which had struck a chord among the Chinese middle class, it did not have the regular singing and dancing and the theme was unusual.

  • Hema Malini, Ramesh Sippy
    Jan 29, 2015 14:39 IST

    No copies please: These Bollywood films are certified remakes

    Plagiarism is passé. A long list of upcoming Bollywood films are licensed remakes of international movies including Oculus (2013), Warrior (2011), The Fault in our Stars (2014) and Buried (2010).

  • Shah Rukh Khan, Kajol
    Jan 29, 2015 14:12 IST

    Shah Rukh, Kajol to team up for Rohit Shetty's next?

    Dhawan and Khan are set to be paired with Kriti Sanon and Kajol respectively in Rohit Shetty’s next.