Articles about Abhijat Joshi

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

20 Oct 2020

Entertainment
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.

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

07 Jul 2020

Entertainment
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.

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

07 Feb 2020

Entertainment
'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."

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

27 Jan 2020

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

The makers of Shikara have dropped the second trailer.

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

07 Jan 2020

Entertainment
'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.

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

19 Sep 2019

Entertainment
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.

Sanjay Dutt reacts to #MeToo allegations against filmmaker Rajkumar Hirani

05 Apr 2019

Entertainment
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

08 Feb 2019

Entertainment
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.

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

17 Jan 2019

Entertainment
#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.

#IStandForHirani: Sharman Joshi comes out in his support

14 Jan 2019

Entertainment
#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.

Dia Mirza on Rajkumar Hirani: Formal inquiry must be conducted

14 Jan 2019

Entertainment
Dia Mirza on Rajkumar Hirani: Formal inquiry must be conducted

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

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

13 Jan 2019

Entertainment
#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.

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

01 Jul 2018

Entertainment
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.