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.

08 Aug 2022


Shefali Shah hunts serial killer in 'Delhi Crime 2' trailer

The trailer of Shefali Shah-led Delhi Crime: Season 2 is out.

22 Jul 2022


Shefali Shah starrer 'Delhi Crime 2' to stream in August

Streaming giant Netflix has announced the second season of Shefali Shah-led series Delhi Crime.

29 May 2022

Satyajit Ray

Satyajit Ray's 'The Storyteller' adaptation: What we know so far

Legendary filmmaker and Oscar recipient Satyajit Ray's short story Golpo Bolo Tarini Khuro will be translated to the silver screen as The Storyteller.

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.

26 Nov 2020


Richa Chadha slams netizens criticizing International Emmys winner 'Delhi Crime'

Netflix series Delhi Crime has been receiving applaud and wishes for its win at the International Emmy Awards 2020.

24 Nov 2020

Delhi Police

'OMG,' says Shefali Shah as 'Delhi Crime' bags International Emmy

Indian Netflix series Delhi Crime won the Best Drama series at the 48th International Emmy Awards.

18 Nov 2019

Karan Johar

'Good Newwz' trailer is a quirky and entertaining joyride

The term "Good news", as it traveled from the West, found entirely different connotations in our country, particularly in Punjabi households, where it is often used to refer to a woman's potential/impending pregnancy.

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.

04 Dec 2018

Akshay Kumar

Was Akshay's '2.0' character Pakshi Rajan inspired by this man

Rajinikanth and Akshay Kumar-starrer 2.0, which was released last week, has so far been receiving mixed responses from the critics.

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.

02 Jul 2018


Tabrez Noorani's 'Love-Sonia' to open lndian Film Festival of Melbourne

Director Tabrez Noorani's "Love Sonia" will be the opening film at Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM).

26 Jun 2018


Check out Irrfan's reaction after winning Best Actor at IIFA

Currently going through the toughest phase of his life, Bollywood actor Irrfan Khan was honored with the Best Actor - Male trophy for 'Hindi Medium' at the recently concluded International Indian Film Awards (IIFA) 2018.

23 May 2018

Akshay Kumar

IIFA 2018 nominations: Vidya Balan's 'Tumhari Sulu' leads the way

The nominations for the 19th edition of the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards have been announced.

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.