January box office report: Uri is 2019’s first blockbuster, Kangana Ranaut’s Manikarnika puts up a brave front
UPDATED ON FEB 07, 2019 06:05 PM IST
Vicky Kaushal’s Uri: The Surgical Strike dominated the month of January 2019 and braved new releases such as Kangana Ranaut’s Manikarnika and Sonam Kapoor’s Ek Ladki Ko Dekha Toh Aisa Laga.
Kangana Ranaut on Bollywood’s reaction to Manikarnika: They are being obnoxious, ganging up against film
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON FEB 05, 2019 12:31 PM IST
Actor Kangana Ranaut thinks that the actors who are complaining about their roles getting chopped in her final edit of Manikarnika, are catering to their personal agendas.
Girls like Alia Bhatt send me their trailers, but Bollywood doesn’t reciprocate favours, says Kangana Ranaut
UPDATED ON FEB 04, 2019 08:33 PM IST
Actor Kangana Ranaut has said that many of her Bollywood contemporaries do not support her work, but when it comes to promoting their own films, they call her ‘shamelessly’.
UPDATED ON FEB 02, 2019 07:03 PM IST
A video of Kangana Ranaut dancing in celebration of Manikarnika’s success has been shared online by her sister, Rangoli Chandel. Watch it here.
UPDATED ON FEB 01, 2019 09:20 PM IST
Kangana Ranaut has broken her silence on statements made against her by director Krish, writer Apurva Asrani and actors Sonu Sood and Mishti Chakraborty. This is what she has to say.
UPDATED ON FEB 01, 2019 05:28 PM IST
Manikarnika producer Kamal Jain has defended actor-director Kangana Ranaut in her feud with Krish, who claims that she stole his credit in the film.
Kangana Ranaut brings gloom and anxiety on the sets whenever she appears, says Manikarnika co-director Krish
Indo Asian News Service | By Indo Asian News Service
UPDATED ON FEB 01, 2019 10:32 AM IST
Manikarnika co-director Krish has asked, who will work with Kangana after the kind of reputation she has acquired for undermining the director and taking over a project.
Press Trust of India | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 31, 2019 04:46 PM IST
Waheeda Rehman and Asha Parekh were at the special screening of Kangana Ranaut’s Manikarnika in Mumbai where they praised her performance in the movie.
Neeti Mohan, Nihar Pandya to tie the knot on Valentine’s Day, share their love story on The Kapil Sharma Show
UPDATED ON JAN 31, 2019 02:24 PM IST
Singer Neeti Mohan and actor Nihar Pandya shared their love story on The Kapil Sharma show. The two are set to tie the knot on Valentine’s Day, February 14.
Krish shares testimonials from Manikarnika’s crew to prove Kangana Ranaut didn’t direct 70% of the movie
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2019 07:41 PM IST
Director Krish Jagarlamudi has said that Kangana Ranaut did not indeed shoot 70% of the movie as was claimed. He has shared screenshots of his conversations with Manikarnika crew to prove it.
Manikarnika: Kangana Ranaut’s sister tweets her WhatsApp chat with Krish, says actor is disturbed by conspiracies
Hindustan Times, New Delhi | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2019 03:27 PM IST
Kangana Ranaut’s WhatsApp screenshots show her asking Krish to watch her version of Manikarnika before forming an opinion about it.
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2019 01:56 PM IST
Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, starring and co-directed by Kangana Ranaut, has crossed the Rs 50 crore mark at the Indian box office.
Manikarnika actor Mishti says her character has been reduced to caricature under Kangana Ranaut’s direction
UPDATED ON JAN 30, 2019 11:26 AM IST
Mishti Chakraborty, who plays Kashibai in Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, has expressed her shock at watching the final film. She says that her character has been reduced to caricature under Kangana Ranaut’s direction.
With Manikarnika’s Rs 40 crore opening week, Kangana Ranaut proves she is the true queen of Bollywood
Indo Asian News Service | By HT Correspondent
UPDATED ON JAN 29, 2019 05:42 PM IST
Kangana Ranaut’s latest movie has proven her to be the undisputed queen of Bollywood. Industry experts and filmmakers weigh on what Manikarnika’s success means for her career.
Kangana Ranaut’s sister alleges Krish refused to take calls, challenges him to prove he shot bulk of Manikarnika
UPDATED ON JAN 29, 2019 09:53 AM IST
Kangana Ranaut’s sister, Rangoli Chandel, has challenged director Krish to prove that he shot the bulk of Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, as he claims.
Hindustan Times | By Samarth Goyal, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 29, 2019 01:04 PM IST
Music composer Shankar Mahadevan talks about his first reaction when he learned that he was being awarded with the Padma Shri
Kangana Ranaut’s sister tells Manikarnika co-director Krish to ‘calm down’ and leave the actor alone
UPDATED ON JAN 28, 2019 04:01 PM IST
Ousted Manikarnika director Raja Krishna Jagarlamudi has spoken out about his deteriorating relationship with Kangana Ranaut, and how he went from admiring her to being kicked out of the film.
UPDATED ON JAN 28, 2019 11:09 AM IST
Writer Apurva Asrani has implied that Kangana Ranaut’s ‘evil shenanigans’ couldn’t stop her latest film, Manikarnika.
Manikarnika box office day 2: Kangana Ranaut film earns Rs 26.85 cr after massive jump, actor beats her own record
By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 27, 2019 12:31 PM IST
Manikarnika box office collection after two days of release is an encouraging Rs 26.85 crore. The Kangana Ranaut film -- made at an estimated budget of Rs 90 crore -- has to maintain this momentum now.
Kangana Ranaut was always rude, said my version of Manikarnika looked like a Bhojpuri film, says director Krish
By HT Correspondent, New Delhi
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2019 05:48 PM IST
Krish has opened up on how much Manikarnika changed as Kangana Ranaut took over as director and why he had to leave the film midway.
Hindustan Times | By Ruchi Kaushal
UPDATED ON JAN 26, 2019 09:13 AM IST
On Republic Day 2019, we bring you five dialogues that show how the meaning of patriotism has changed in Bollywood.
Hindustan Times | By Raja Sen, Mumbai
UPDATED ON JAN 28, 2019 04:42 PM IST
Manikarnika movie review: Kangana Ranaut is glorious, but the budgetary constrains show and the overall impact is Amar Chitra Katha. Rating: 3/5.
Before Kangana Ranaut’s Manikarnika, revisiting the life of Rani Laxmibai, the brave queen of Jhansi
Hindustan Times | By Nivedita Mishra
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2019 04:21 PM IST
The Rani of Jhansi, Laxmibai, has inspired several generations of Indians. As Kangana Ranaut’s ambitious new film, Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, prepares for release, here’s a look at the queen’s life.
UPDATED ON JAN 24, 2019 05:32 PM IST
Kangana Ranaut has starred in seven films since her 2014 breakout, Queen. Only one of those films can be considered a box office success. What does this mean for Manikarnika, her big-budget historical epic?
Kangana Ranaut on Karni Sena’s threats against her: There’s no need for useless ego, I’m not here to apologise to anyone
UPDATED ON JAN 23, 2019 09:05 PM IST
Kangana Ranaut has said she will not apologise to the Karni Sena after they threatened to burn her film’s sets.
UPDATED ON JAN 22, 2019 03:31 PM IST
Ankita Lokhande has said that she will ‘definitely’ work with Sushant Singh Rajput, provided the script is good.
Hindustan Times | By Aritra Hazra
UPDATED ON JAN 22, 2019 02:28 PM IST
They allegedly said Kamal Jain would face dire consequences if his upcoming movie, ‘Manikarnika’, starring Kangana Ranaut as Rani Laximbai of Jhansi depicted the historical character in a derogatory manner.
Kangana Ranaut on being asked if Manikarnika has same line as Hrithik Roshan’s Mohenjo Daro: Who’s seen that film?
UPDATED ON JAN 21, 2019 06:50 PM IST
A dialogue from Manikarnika sounds a lot like one heard in Hrithik Roshan’s Mohenjo Daro. Here is Kangana Ranaut’s response to the controversy.
Hindustan Times, Delhi | By Srishti Jha
UPDATED ON JAN 21, 2019 03:19 PM IST
Kangana Ranaut talks about her favourite style icons, personal fashion sense, style shaming on social media and mental health.
Kangana Ranaut responds to Hansal Mehta, asks how Manikarnika producer’s paralytic stroke is her fault
UPDATED ON JAN 21, 2019 10:35 AM IST
Kangana Ranaut has responded to her Simran director Hansal Mehta’s tweet, in which he implied that Kangana was responsible for her Manikarnika producer’s stroke.