Articles about Aanand L. Rai
Aanand L Rai is an Indian film director and producer born on June 28, 1971. Before venturing into filmmaking, he worked as an engineer, being a graduate in computer science engineering. His professional film career started when Rai decided to assist his elder brother, television director Ravi Rai, in several television series. He made his directorial debut in 2007 with the psychological thriller called ‘Strangers’, starring Jimmy Shergill and Kay Kay Menon, based on the 1951 Hitchcock movie ‘Strangers on a Train’. He rose to prominence and achieved recognition with 2011 romantic- comedy-drama hit film ‘Tanu Weds Manu’ starring R Madhavan and Kangana Ranaut. Rai’s 2015 movie ‘Tanu Weds Manu: Returns’ received critical acclaim along with box office success. Some of his other well-known films include the 2013 movie ‘Raanjhanaa’ and the 2018 Shah Rukh Khan starrer ‘Zero, among others. His romantic comedy film ‘Raanjhaana’ paved the way for the leading Tamil actor Dhanush’s Bollywood debut.
06 Jul 2021
Is Sara Ali Khan doing another Aanand L Rai venture?
If reports are to be believed, Sara Ali Khan has been signed for another Aanand L Rai's movie, Nakhrewali, which would be her second project with the filmmaker.
21 Jun 2021
'Raksha Bandhan' shoot begins, Akshay Kumar dedicates movie to sister
Akshay Kumar has begun shooting for his movie Raksha Bandhan, he announced on social media today.
01 Jun 2021
Kartik Aaryan exits Aanand L Rai-project? 'Baseless rumors,' says director
Kartik Aaryan is hitting news lately, a lot more than expected, and for all the wrong reasons.
05 Feb 2021
Akshay Kumar to start Aanand Rai's 'Raksha Bandhan' in April
After working together on Atrangi Re, Akshay Kumar and director Aanand L Rai have teamed up for a second time for Raksha Bandhan.
20 Jan 2020
'Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan' trailer out; smashes homophobia with humor
The trailer for the Ayushmann Khurrana's next, Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan, is out.
31 Dec 2019
Fan threatens suicide if SRK doesn't announce his next film
The fans of Shah Rukh Khan are quite like him - extremely passionate and a bit crazy, if we may.
11 Dec 2019
Virat, Anushka celebrate second wedding anniversary with adorable Instagram posts
It was on this very day that Team India captain Virat Kohli and Bollywood actress Anushka Sharma tied the knot in a dreamy affair, two years back.
25 Nov 2019
SRK and Abhishek Bachchan unite for 'Bob Biswas' origin story
There are many reasons that made the 2012 Sujoy Ghosh thriller Kahaani the phenomenon that it became. One reason was the iconic character of Bob Biswas, a regular-looking LIC agent who moonlighted as a cold-blooded contract killer.
16 Nov 2019
SRK starts shooting for cameo in Ayan Mukerji's 'Brahmastra'
Ayan Mukerji's ambitious science-fiction superhero movie Brahmastra, starring real-life couple Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, has been in the news ever since its announcement.
10 Nov 2019
Tahira Kashyap taught me it's okay to share problems: SRK
Shah Rukh Khan, who is currently hosting the second season of TED Talks India, said that author-filmmaker Tahira Kashyap, one of his guests on the show, inspires him to be open about his problems.
03 Nov 2019
No, SRK isn't the first Indian to feature on Burj
Shah Rukh Khan just turned 54.
30 Oct 2019
At Bachchans' Diwali party, SRK saves Aishwarya's manager from fire
There are innumerable reasons to love Shah Rukh Khan, and he has given yet another. The Bollywood superstar became a knight in shining armor at a Diwali party recently, hosted by Amitabh Bachchan and his family.
25 Oct 2019
I am a dream come true, says Shah Rukh Khan
From growing up in a humble neighborhood of Delhi to becoming the most loved actor in the country, Shah Rukh Khan has had a phenomenal journey.
08 Oct 2019
#AskSRK: When asked to "burn" Ra.One's CDs, superstar gave witty-response
Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan decided to conduct a Q&A session on Twitter on Tuesday, and as expected his fans from around the world soon trended #AskSRK on the micro-blogging website.
30 Sep 2019
Shah Rukh, Salman's family listed directors of fictional UK firm
How far can fandom take you and where does one draw the line? The answer is getting increasingly wicked lately.
17 Sep 2019
Shah Rukh's TED Talks Season 2 to premiere in November?
It's been quite some time since Shah Rukh Khan has been missing from the big screen.
05 Sep 2019
Ayushmann reveals how he transformed into Pooja for 'Dream Girl'
Ayushmann Khurrana, who is gearing up for the release of Dream Girl, is creating quite a buzz through both of his roles (Lokesh and Pooja) in the movie.
30 Aug 2019
Why will Ayushmann Khurrana skip his next, 'Dream Girl' promotions?
Ayushmann Khurrana's career is on a roll these days.
24 Aug 2019
Ayushmann Khurrana's 'Andhadhun' to release in South Korea next week
Ayushmann Khurrana's 2018 release Andhadhun is going places.
20 Aug 2019
This is how much Ayushmann charged for an advertisement
Ayushmann Khurrana has established himself as a bankable actor, after delivering back-to-back hits (Andhadhun, Badhaai Ho and Article 15) and winning a National Award.
12 Aug 2019
Ayushmann Khurrana's 'Badhaai Ho' gears up for an entertaining sequel
Ayushmann Khurrana's Badhaai Ho, which bagged two awards at the 66th National Film Awards, is all set to have a sequel.
03 Aug 2019
SRK to produce Bollywood adaptation of Spanish series 'Money Heist'?
Is Shah Rukh Khan in love with Spanish cinema? Apparently, yes.
01 Aug 2019
Hrithik Roshan on 'Krrish 4': Script is in final stage
Is Krrish 4 set to return? Apparently, yes.
29 Jul 2019
Aanand L. Rai's next to feature Hrithik, Sara and Dhanush?
Hrithik Roshan, whose latest release was Super 30, is now gearing up for his next project.
24 Jul 2019
Anushka, Virat's weightlifting videos are giving fitness goals to all
Anushka Sharma and Virat Kohli, who have returned to Mumbai from the UK recently, shared motivating videos from their gym sessions, which have, unsurprisingly, gone viral on social media.
14 Jul 2019
Post World Cup loss, Virat-Anushka seen walking around in London
Team India skipper Virat Kohli and wife Anushka Sharma were recently spotted walking around in London, and getting clicked with fans.
29 Jun 2019
SRK has a special message for Suhana, on her graduation
It's a cocktail of emotions when one realizes that their children have grown up and that they have grown older with them.
26 Jun 2019
Shah Rukh's 'Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa' to be remade?
Back in the 1990s, Shah Rukh was the poster boy of romance in Bollywood.
23 Jun 2019
SRK on taking time-off: Want to spend time with family
Perhaps, for the first time in his career, Shah Rukh Khan is taking some time off. Notably, King Khan has not signed any film since his last outing, Zero (2018).
17 Jun 2019
Anushka Sharma to star in a cop-drama next? Details here
Bollywood beauty Anushka Sharma is known not only for her chic looks, but also her choice of intelligent scripts and versatile onscreen roles.
16 Jun 2019
Father's Day: SRK launches NGO website named after his father
It's Father's day!
10 Jun 2019
SRK may work with Rajkumar Hirani, Ranbir with Farhan Akhtar
Bollywood heartthrobs Shah Rukh Khan and Ranbir Kapoor are two of the most sought-after actors in the industry, not only for fans, but also for directors.
06 Jun 2019
Who will play Ayushmann's love-interest in 'Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan?'
As we all fondly remember, Ayushmann Khurrana-starrer light-hearted comedy-drama Shubh Mangal Saavdhan had released in 2017.
23 May 2019
Shah Rukh Khan begins shooting for 'Ted Talks' Season 2
Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan's fans may not get to see him in any films in the near future, but they needn't be disappointed. The 53-year-old actor is already filming for the second season of Ted Talks India Nayi Soch.
10 May 2019
Starring Ayushmann Khurrana, 'Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan' features gay romance
Following the success of Shubh Mangal Savdhan, a 2017 film that deals with erectile dysfunction, producer Aanand L. Rai brings to you a sequel titled Shubh Mangal Zyada Saavdhan.
11 Apr 2019
Is Anushka Sharma planning to quit acting? Here's the truth
Anushka Sharma falls in the talented lot of actresses in Bollywood, and has impressed us with her skills in Rab Ne Bana Di Jodi, PK, NH10, etc.
19 Feb 2019
Katrina unfazed by 'ToH' failure, says 'it wasn't my film'
2018 wasn't a fruitful year for Katrina Kaif.
21 Jan 2019
Here's what Aanand L. Rai said on 'Zero' debacle
Shah Rukh Khan's first collaboration with revered director Aanand L. Rai, Zero, tanked at the box office.
20 Jan 2019
Need to understand what went wrong: Aanand on film 'Zero'
Aanand L Rai's ambitious Zero may have crashed at the box office but the director is not disheartened with the response.
22 Dec 2018
Shah Rukh Khan eclipsing Bauua Singh is Zero's biggest failure
Zero was announced almost two years ago, so one can only imagine the anticipation around the movie.