Adil Hussain: News

Born in 1963, Adil Hussain was born in Assam in an Assamese Muslim family. In his childhood, Hussain acted in school plays and left home at the age of 18 to pursue studies at B. Borooah College, Guwahati, where he started acting in college plays and mimicked famous Bollywood actors. He worked as a stand-up comedian for six years, followed by a stint at a mobile theater and some local cinema. He studied at the National School of Drama from 1990-1993 and also studied at Drama Studio London. After returning back to India in 1994, he worked at ‘Hengul Theater’ in Assam for three years and then started his stage career in Delhi. He made his Bengali film debut in 2004 as a lead actor with Soha Ali Khan in the period drama ‘Iti Srikanta.’ On television, he played the lead role in the detective series ‘Jasoos Vijay.’ Hussain has starred in Assamese, Bengali, Hindi, Malayalam, French, Norwegian, and English films.

19 Apr 2024

Kabir Singh

Adil Hussain responds to Sandeep Reddy Vanga's 'greedy' remark 

Director Sandeep Reddy Vanga and actor Adil Hussain have been at a war of words over the 2019 Hindi blockbuster Kabir Singh.

17 Apr 2024

Movie Trailer

'Ulajh' teaser: Janhvi Kapoor ready to pay price of deception

The official teaser for the highly anticipated political thriller, Ulajh, starring Janhvi Kapoor, was released on Wednesday.

13 Apr 2024

Janhvi Kapoor

'Ulajh': Janhvi Kapoor's political thriller might release on July 5

Janhvi Kapoor is gearing up to set the box office ablaze with a slew of releases in 2024 and 2025.

11 Apr 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Netflix's 'Tooth Pari' trailer looks promising

Tooth Pari: When Love Bites is an upcoming Netflix series that is in buzz since its announcement. The series seems to be quirky and is headlined by the very adept Tanya Maniktala and Shantanu Maheshwari.

20 Mar 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Netflix's 'Tooth Pari' release date out

Tanya Maniktala is a bonafide actor who has been praised for her performance in A Suitable Boy and Feels Like Ishq. The adept actor took to Instagram to post the first glimpse of her upcoming OTT release, titled Tooth Pari: When Love Bites. It is helmed by Pratim D Gupta.

28 Jul 2021


'Love In The Times Of Corona' review: Aesthetically pleasing anthology

Love In The Times Of Corona, created and directed by Indrani Ray, is currently streaming on Voot.

24 Apr 2021


'Made in Heaven' actor Lalit Behl dies of COVID-19 complications

Senior actor-director Lalit Behl died of COVID-19 complications in New Delhi on Friday. He was 72.

Sundance Film Festival to feature Adil Hussain-starrer 'Delhi Crime Story'

Actors Shefali Shah and Adil Hussain-starrer series, Delhi Crime Story, will have its world premiere at the 2019 Sundance Film Festival.

05 Sep 2018


Adil Hussain's film declared Norway's official entry for the Oscars

Actor Adil Hussain has announced that his film 'What Will People Say' has been declared as the official entry of Norway for the 2019 Academy Awards.

03 Sep 2018


Gautam Ghose trains lens on Jharkhand plateau for Hindi film

National Award-winning director Goutam Ghose is set to make a comeback in Hindi filmdom after 12 years with his new venture, tentatively titled 'One Day in the Rains'.

15 Jul 2018


5 brilliant Hindi short-films on YouTube to watch right away

No censor-board restrictions, free-of-cost access, and worldwide release make YouTube a great place for films - both for makers as well as viewers.

06 May 2018

Rabindranath Tagore

'Bioscopewala' will release on 25-May to pay tributes to Tagore

The makers of "Bioscopewala", an extrapolation of Rabindranath Tagore's Kabuliwala, said they decided to release the film this month to pay tributes to the Nobel laureate on his 157th birth anniversary.