Abhijat Joshi: News

Abhijat Joshi is an Indian screenwriter, film producer, director and editor born in 1969. Joshi has worked as a screenwriter with Vinod Chopra Productions for many movies, including ‘Lage Raho Munna Bhai’ (2006), ‘Sanju’ (2018), ‘3 Idiots’ (2009), and ‘PK’ (2014). He also scripted Vidhu Vinod Chopra's lesser known Hollywood flick ‘Broken Horses’ in 2015. Joshi’s 1992 theater production called ‘A Shaft of Sunlight’ received much critical acclaim. He completed his schooling from Shree Vidyanagar High School in Ahmedabad. Joshi graduated with a Master of Fine Arts from the Michener Center for Writers at the University of Texas at Austin. He obtained his undergraduate degree from Shri HK Arts College, Gujarat University. He has also served as a professor of English at the CU Shah Arts College in Ahmedabad. Joshi is one of the widely acclaimed writers and is credited for penning numerous plays and skits in Gujarati and English languages.

SRK to finally kick-off shooting for 'Pathan' in November

After a long hiatus of two years, Shah Rukh Khan is finally back in the game.

07 Jul 2020

Punjab

SRK to star in Rajkumar Hirani's comedy movie on immigration?

After a break of nearly two years from the movies, it seems that Shah Rukh Khan is ready to roll again.

07 Feb 2020

Bollywood

'Shikara' review: A beautifully crafted tale of an unforgettable tragedy

In one particular scene of Shikara, a Kashmiri militant tells his best friend, a Kashmiri Pandit, "Mai apne abba ko nahi bacha paya, tu apne abba ko bacha le, India chala ja."

27 Jan 2020

Bollywood

Second official trailer of Vidhu Vinod Chopra's 'Shikara' out

The makers of Shikara have dropped the second trailer.

07 Jan 2020

YouTube

'Shikara': Vidhu Chopra's comeback film on exodus of Kashmiri Pandits

Almost three decades back, India witnessed one of the biggest mass human exoduses in its independent history - the 1989-1990 forced exodus of Kashmir Pandits.

19 Sep 2019

Bollywood

Sanjay Dutt confirms 'Munnabhai 3' is happening, in scripting stage

It's been quite some time that reports about the much-awaited third installment of Sanjay Dutt's Munnabhai franchise have been doing the rounds in media.

05 Apr 2019

Sanjay Dutt

Sanjay Dutt reacts to #MeToo allegations against filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani

The #MeToo movement sent shockwaves across Bollywood, after several renowned celebrities were accused of sexual misconduct.

Vidhu Vinod Chopra hopes to make 'Munnabhai 3' this year

After the mammoth success of Munnabhai M.B.B.S and Lage Raho Munnabhai, the fans are eagerly waiting for the third installment of the franchise.

17 Jan 2019

Bollywood

#MeToo: Karishma Tanna supports Rajkumar Hirani, slams 'immature' accuser

In Bollywood's #MeToo movement, the recent one to bite the dust is director Rajkumar Hirani.

14 Jan 2019

Bollywood

#IStandForHirani: Sharman Joshi comes out in his support

In the #MeToo movement which started last year, another influential name of Bollywood has bit the dust.

14 Jan 2019

#MeToo

Dia Mirza on Rajkumar Hirani: Formal inquiry must be conducted

Director Rajkumar Hirani's sexual harassment case has sent a shockwave across the industry.

13 Jan 2019

#MeToo

#MeToo: Hirani accused of sexual assault on sets of 'Sanju'

Another big name of Bollywood bites the dust in the post #MeToo era. A woman has come forward accusing director Rajkumar Hirani of sexual assault while on the sets of Sanju.

01 Jul 2018

Ranbir Kapoor

Watch: Sanjay-Ranbir rant against media in 'Baba Bolta Hai' song

The latest song from 'Sanju' to hit the Internet is 'Baba Bolta Hai'. Featuring both Ranbir Kapoor and Sanjay Dutt, the song takes on the section of the media that exaggerates the news related to the lives of celebrities.