Anil Kapoor: News

Anil Kapoor is a popular Indian actor and film producer born on December 24, 1956. In a career spanning more than 40 years, he has won many awards for his performances, and among those are two National Film Awards and six Filmfare Awards. His first film in Bollywood was Umesh Mehra's 'Humare Tumhare', released in 1979, in which he played a minor role. His debut film as a lead was the 1980 Telugu film 'Vamsa Vrusksham' that was directed by Bapu. He received his first Filmfare Best Actor Award for his role in N. Chandra's 1988 film 'Tezaab'. Notably, he earned the first National Film Award in the Best Actor category for Rajkumar Santoshi's widely acclaimed 2000 film 'Pukar'. It was in 2002 that he produced his first film titled 'Badhaai Ho Badhaai'. Kapoor has also worked in a few global projects, and his first role in an international film was in the 2008 Oscar-winning film 'Slumdog Millionaire' directed by Danny Boyle. He also starred in the eighth season of the American TV series '24' and played a villain in 'Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol'.

12 Jun 2024

Hollywood

Hollywood's AIG to launch in India; partners with Creativeland Studios

Artist International Group (AIG), a leading Hollywood talent agency, is set to establish its presence in India through a strategic partnership with Creativeland Studios.

06 Jun 2024

Elvish Yadav

'Bigg Boss OTT 3' premiering this month, Anil Kapoor hosts

The third season of the popular reality show, Bigg Boss OTT, is set to premiere on June 21. The announcement was made official recently and the show will be available for streaming on JioCinema Premium.

29 May 2024

Anees Bazmee

'No Entry 2': Anees Bazmee discusses Anil-Boney's rift

The much-awaited sequel to the 2005 comedy hit No Entry, No Entry 2, has been making waves online due to a rumored feud between brothers Anil Kapoor and Boney Kapoor.

29 May 2024

Amitabh Bachchan

Jackie Shroff 'thanks' Delhi HC for protecting his personality rights

Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff recently thanked the Delhi High Court for protecting his "personality and publicity rights."

25 May 2024

Amrish Puri

Boney hints at 'Mr. India 2' on film's 37th anniversary

On the 37th anniversary of the iconic 1987 fantasy drama, Mr. India, filmmaker Boney Kapoor hinted at a possible sequel or remake of the film.

24 May 2024

Ajay Devgn

Madhavan joins Ajay Devgn for 'De De Pyaar De 2'

R Madhavan will reportedly play a significant role in the upcoming romantic comedy, De De Pyaar De 2.

22 May 2024

Archana Puran Singh

Anil Kapoor, Farah Khan to 'hijack' Kapil Sharma's Netflix show

Netflix's The Great Indian Kapil Sharma Show is set for a unique twist this Saturday, as actor Anil Kapoor and filmmaker-choreographer Farah Khan are scheduled to appear.

18 May 2024

Arjun Rampal

'Housefull 5': Anil Kapoor's departure impacts Nana Patekar's role

The eagerly awaited reunion of Anil Kapoor and Nana Patekar in Housefull 5 has been disrupted due to a disagreement over remuneration.

17 May 2024

Rani Mukerji

'Nayak 2' will focus on existing characters, Anil-Rani might return

The landmark 2001 political thriller, Nayak: The Real Hero, directed by S Shankar and starring Anil Kapoor, will reportedly spawn a sequel after 23 years.

14 May 2024

Jackie Shroff

Jackie Shroff moves Delhi HC, seeks protection over 'Bhidu' name

Bollywood actor Jackie Shroff has sought legal protection against the unauthorized use of his persona, including his name, voice, photographs, and nickname "Bhidu."

13 May 2024

Salman Khan

Salman Khan might skip 'BB OTT'; Sanjay Dutt, KJo approached

The popular reality show, Bigg Boss, is gearing up for the third season of its OTT spinoff amid uncertainty about the host.

06 May 2024

Bhushan Kumar

'Savi' teaser shows Divya Khossla on a mission

Actor-director Divya Khossla is gearing up for the release of her next film, Savi- A Bloody Housewife.

26 Apr 2024

Boney Kapoor

'They aren't fighting': Anees Bazmee on Anil's rift with Boney

The 2005 comedy classic No Entry is getting a spiritual sequel in the form of No Entry 2, starring Arjun Kapoor, Diljit Dosanjh, and Varun Dhawan.

22 Apr 2024

Ajay Devgn

Anil Kapoor to clash with Ajay Devgn in 'DDPD 2'

The successful trio of Ajay Devgn, Luv Ranjan, and Bhushan Kumar are reuniting for their next project, the sequel to the hit 2019 film De De Pyaar De.

08 Apr 2024

Arjun Kapoor

Kriti Sanon not a part of Varun-Diljit-Arjun's 'No Entry 2'

The much-anticipated sequel to the 2005 comedy hit No Entry, titled No Entry 2, has confirmed its male leads: Diljit Dosanjh, Varun Dhawan, and Arjun Kapoor.

08 Apr 2024

Yash Raj Films

Anil Kapoor to play RAW chief in YRF Spy Universe

Aditya Chopra's visionary creation, the YRF Spy Universe, is rapidly expanding, and how!

01 Apr 2024

Ajay Devgn

'Fighter,' 'Shaitaan': Top 5 highest-grossing Bollywood blockbusters in first quarter

The first quarter of 2024 has been a prosperous period for the Hindi film industry, showcasing a diverse range of genres.

01 Apr 2024

Boney Kapoor

Boney Kapoor confirms working on 'Wanted' and 'Mr. India' sequels

Bollywood's leading producer Boney Kapoor has confirmed the development of sequels for two classic films, Wanted (2009) and Mr. India (1987).

30 Mar 2024

Arjun Kapoor

Anil 'angry' with Boney over exclusion from 'No Entry 2'

The 2005 comedy-drama No Entry—produced by Boney Kapoor—remains fresh in viewers' minds thanks to the ensemble cast of Salman Khan, Anil Kapoor, and Fardeen Khan.

20 Mar 2024

Deepika Padukone

'Fighter' OTT: When, where to watch Hrithik Roshan-Deepika Padukone's actioner

Following a successful run in theaters earlier this year, Fighter, featuring Hrithik Roshan, Deepika Padukone, and Anil Kapoor, is ready for its digital debut.

09 Mar 2024

Ravichandran Ashwin

Ravichandran Ashwin shatters records with 36th fifer in 100th Test

Ravichandran Ashwin shattered a host of records in his 100th Test as India decimated England by an innings and 64 runs in the fifth and final Test in Dharamsala.

05 Mar 2024

Happy Birthday

Rhea Kapoor's birthday: Times she spoke about family bond, career

Despite hailing from a family brimming with actors—including Anil Kapoor (father) and Sonam Kapoor Ahuja (sister)—the allure of starring in Bollywood films never tempted Rhea Kapoor.

25 Feb 2024

Rashmika Mandanna

Rashmika Mandanna on not taking 'ownership' of 'Animal's blockbuster success

Rashmika Mandanna, last seen in the blockbuster hit Animal, has finally responded to questions about not taking "ownership" of the 2023 film's success and missing in action after its release.

23 Feb 2024

Bollywood

'The Crew': Kareena, Tabu, Kriti win hearts with first-look images

Passengers! Are you all ready to fly with The Crew?

23 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' gearing up for fifth weekend

Hrithik Roshan is a bonafide superstar of Bollywood and the actor has cemented his place as a versatile actor in the industry. Recently, the actor reunited with his longtime collaborator Siddharth Anand for an actioner titled Fighter and the movie has emerged to be a big money spinner of 2024.

22 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' has chill-pill mode on

Actioners have become a go-to formula for filmmakers to deliver money spinners at the box office. The year 2024's first Bollywood actioner was the highly anticipated Fighter which has surpassed the Rs. 340 crore mark globally.

21 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' witnesses drop after 4th weekend

Fighter was touted to be 2024's first moneyspinner of Bollywood, and it has emerged as the year's highest-grossing Indian film so far.

20 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' keeps fighting for stability

Hrithik Roshan is often touted as the last of the superstars in Bollywood. The actor returned to the action genre and reunited with longtime collaborator Siddharth Anand in Fighter.

19 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' registers decent fourth weekend in India 

Bollywood as a film industry went through a tumultuous phase post-COVID-19 and it finally re-gained momentum in 2023. After producing a plethora of commercial gems, the year 2024 started with Siddharth Anand's Fighter.

16 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' is on autopilot mode

Siddharth Anand has emerged to be the powerhouse of delivering big-budget actioners. The recently released Fighter was in the buzz for a long time and has emerged to be a decent money spinner at the box office.

15 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' takes flight on Valentine's Day

Hrithik Roshan is the epitome of charm and charisma. The actor has been aging like fine wine and his recently released actioner Fighter is a testament to the same. The film has been a money spinner at the box office for three weeks now.

14 Feb 2024

Shah Rukh Khan

SRK opens up about wanting to play 'James Bond' villain

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan is often regarded as the biggest movie star in the world. Recently, at the World Government Summit, the actor had a candid conversation with journalist Richard Quest where he opened up about turning down the role in the Oscar-winning film Slumdog Millionaire and his absence from Hollywood projects.

14 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' is slow yet steady

Siddharth Anand is one of the most sought-after directors in Bollywood and is known for delivering massive money spinners. After the humongous success of Pathaan, the expectations were very high from the director's Fighter and the film has been quite decent at the box office.

13 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' is focused on its goal

Fighter marked the reunion of Hrithik Roshan and Siddharth Anand after the cult actioner War. The recently released aerial actioner has emerged as a money spinner and has reportedly surpassed the Rs. 350 crore mark globally.

12 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' fights for commercial longevity with ease

Siddharth Anand has become the poster boy for the action genre in Bollywood. The director has delivered crisp actioners over the years, with the most recent one being Fighter.

09 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' aims to shift gears over weekend

Siddharth Anand is now considered to be the authority of actioners in Bollywood. From Bang Bang! to the recently released Fighter, the director has helmed some impeccable action thrillers.

08 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' fights for gradual momentum

Hrithik Roshan is one of the most sought-after stars in Bollywood and over the years, the actor has donned varied shades of characters.

07 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' is on autopilot mode on weekdays

The action thrillers have become a formula for every Indian film industry to achieve commercial viability and Bollywood's first actioner of 2024 came with Fighter.

06 Feb 2024

OTT releases

Hrithik Roshan's 'Fighter' OTT details are out 

Hrithik Roshan is a humongous movie star and with every film, he has shown a different side of him. His recently released aerial actioner Fighter was in the buzz for a long time as it marked his reunion with Siddharth Anand after War.

06 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' falters in second Monday test

Fighter was one of the most anticipated films of 2024 and the film opened to humongous numbers at the domestic box office. However, the film experienced a tumultuous journey on the commercial front and is currently seeking stability on weekdays.

05 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' grows by folds on second weekend

Hrithik Roshan is a giant movie star and with each passing film, his stardom is growing by folds. The actor reunited with Siddharth Anand for another actioner titled Fighter and it has been raking in quite well at the box office.

04 Feb 2024

Hrithik Roshan

Box office collection: 'Fighter' earns over Rs. 10cr on Saturday

Hrithik Roshan, Deepika Padukone, and Anil Kapoor's Fighter landed in the theaters on January 25, cashing in on the Republic Day weekend.

03 Feb 2024

Box Office

Box office: 'Fighter' crosses Rs. 150cr; collections continue to drop

Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone starrer Fighter raked in Rs. 5.75 crore on Friday (ninth day) in India, surpassing the Rs. 150 crore mark, per industry tracker Sacnilk.

01 Feb 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: Hrithik-Deepika-Anil's 'Fighter' continues to fall

Siddharth Anand's second consecutive Republic Day release after Pathaan, Fighter started with a bang but might end with a whimper.

31 Jan 2024

Hrithik Roshan

Know how much Siddharth Anand's 'Fighter' cast charged for it

This year's first big release, Siddharth Anand's Fighter has been earning the big bucks at the box office. A war drama inspired by the 2019 Pulwama Attack and the Balakot Airstrike, Fighter hit cinema halls on January 25.

31 Jan 2024

Box Office

Box office: Siddharth Anand's 'Fighter's weekday collections witness unforeseen decline

After a strong opening weekend, the patriotic fervor that fueled Siddharth Anand's Fighter's box office success seems to have waned.

30 Jan 2024

Deepika Padukone

Box office: Hrithik-Deepika's 'Fighter' takes it slow on first Monday

The high-octane aerial action movie Fighter—featuring Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone—has been a sensation since its Republic Day week (January 25) release.

29 Jan 2024

Box Office

Box office: 'Fighter' crosses Rs. 100cr milestone in four-day run

Siddharth Anand's high-octane film, Fighter—released theatrically on Thursday (January 25)—has soared past the Rs. 100 crore mark in a mere four days.

28 Jan 2024

Hrithik Roshan

Box office: 'Fighter' witnesses dip in collections following Friday's high

Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone starrer Fighter was strategically released in theaters on Thursday (January 25), a day ahead of Republic Day.

27 Jan 2024

Deepika Padukone

Box office: Hrithik-Deepika's 'Fighter' soars past Rs. 60 crore

The much-awaited war action drama Fighter, starring Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone, has taken the box office by storm.

26 Jan 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Fighter' aims to accelerate on weekend

Hrithik Roshan is one of the most charismatic stars of Bollywood, and the actor has returned to the action genre with maverick director Siddharth Anand.

25 Jan 2024

Movie Review

'Fighter' review: Siddarth Anand impresses with visual spectacle

Siddharth Anand has been treating movie buffs on Republic Day back-to-back. After his 2023 blockbuster hit Pathaan, the director is back with another actioner Fighter, which was released on Thursday.

25 Jan 2024

OTT releases

OTT: Ranbir Kapoor's 'Animal' prowl starts on this date

Are you all ready for Ranbir Kapoor's gandassi (axe)?

25 Jan 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office buzz: 'Fighter' aims for Rs. 25cr opening domestically

Hrithik Roshan is one of the most charismatic actors in Bollywood and the superstar is eyeing a much-needed commercial comeback with Fighter. The film has been in the buzz as it marks Roshan's reunion with Siddharth Anand after War and it's the latter's first directorial after the humongous success of Pathaan.

24 Jan 2024

Bollywood

IAF band plays 'Spirit of Fighter' ahead of 'Fighter' release

Fighter is the most anticipated Bollywood film of 2024 as of now and the makers are leaving no stone unturned to promote this upcoming aerial actioner starring Hrithik Roshan.

24 Jan 2024

Happy Birthday

Exploring Subhash Ghai's memorable collaborations with Laxmikant-Pyarelal on his birthday

It may come as a surprise that filmmaker Subhash Ghai initially aspired to be an actor.

23 Jan 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office buzz: 'Fighter' rakes in Rs. 3.7 crore

Fighter is one of the most anticipated Bollywood films of 2024 as it marks the reunion of Hrithik Roshan and Siddharth Anand after the action thriller War.

21 Jan 2024

Hrithik Roshan

'Fighter' advance bookings: Hrithik-Deepika starrer sells over 70,000 tickets

Hrithik Roshan and Deepika Padukone starrer high-octane aerial thriller, Fighter, will dominate theaters on Thursday (January 25).

15 Jan 2024

Bollywood

'Fighter' trailer: Hrithik-Deepika set to milk the age-old Indo-Pak sentiment

Attention! The highly anticipated trailer of Fighter has landed and it promises a visual extravaganza on celluloid.

12 Jan 2024

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Animal' is slow yet steady

Ranbir Kapoor is often touted as one of the most adept actors of his generation and he proved it again with the recently released action crime drama Animal. The controversial film established Kapoor as the new generation superstar and it has gone on to mint Rs. 900 crore globally.