Articles about Anubhav Sinha

Indian film director, producer, and writer, Anubhav Sinha, is best known for directing some of the commercially successful and critically acclaimed movies of the Hindi film industry including ‘Tum Bin’ (2001), ‘Dus’ (2005), ‘Ra. One’ (2011), ‘Mulk’ (2018), ‘Article 15’ (2019) and ‘Thappad’ (2020). Hailing from Allahabad, Sinha graduated from Aligarh Muslim University in 1988. He moved to Mumbai in 1990, after working for two years as an engineer in New Delhi. In Mumbai, he began his career as an assistant director for Pankaj Parashar. He started independent direction of TV shows for Zee TV in 1994, and rose to prominence with ‘Shikast.’ He also produced ‘Sea Hawks’ for UTV. After directing TV shows, Sinha also directed music videos. He made his directorial debut in Bollywood with the movie ‘Tum Bin,’ starring Priyanshu Chatterjee, Sandali Sinha, Himanshu Malik, and Raqesh Vashishth. The movie, which was produced by Bhushan Kumar, was a huge commercial success worth Rs. 12 crores at the box office. Following his first directorial success, his second movie ‘Aapko Pehle Bhi Kahin Dekha Hai,’ performed average at the box office. However, his third movie, ‘Dus’ starring Sanjay Dutt, Suniel Shetty, Abhishek Bachchan, Zayed Khan, and Shilpa Shetty in the leading roles, was the eighth blockbuster hit of 2005, grossing over Rs. 388.4 million at the box office. As of 2021, Sinha has directed 11 movies, produced eight movies, and has written seven movies, respectively. He is also the recipient of five Filmfare Awards.

'Anek': Ayushmann Khurrana impresses in brand new action trailer

21 May 2022

Entertainment
'Anek': Ayushmann Khurrana impresses in brand new action trailer

Ayushmann Khurrana gets one step closer to the "biggest mission ever."

Anubhav Sinha's social drama 'Bheed' books November 2022 release slot

13 May 2022

Entertainment
Anubhav Sinha's social drama 'Bheed' books November 2022 release slot

Actors Bhumi Pednekar and Rajkummar Rao are all set to headline Anubhav Sinha's next, Bheed.

Sudhir Mishra to direct Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Bhumi Pednekar in 'Afwaah'

17 Feb 2022

Entertainment
Sudhir Mishra to direct Nawazuddin Siddiqui, Bhumi Pednekar in 'Afwaah'

After Serious Men, Nawazuddin Siddiqui is collaborating once again with Sudhir Mishra for a "quirky thriller" titled Afwaah.

'Anek' release shifted to May, to clash with 'Mission Majnu'

03 Feb 2022

Entertainment
'Anek' release shifted to May, to clash with 'Mission Majnu'

After Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, makers of Anek have also decided to postpone the film's release.

'Badhaai Do' to 'Bheed': Upcoming projects of Rajkummar Rao

03 Dec 2021

Entertainment
'Badhaai Do' to 'Bheed': Upcoming projects of Rajkummar Rao

Rajkummar Rao has taken his own sweet time to establish his reputation.

Hansal Mehta's next 'Faraaz' based on 2016 Bangladesh terror attack

05 Aug 2021

Entertainment
Hansal Mehta's next 'Faraaz' based on 2016 Bangladesh terror attack

Filmmaker Hansal Mehta's next film is titled Faraaz and is based on the 2016 Bangladesh terror attack, the makers announced on Wednesday.

Zahaan Kapoor, Aditya Rawal to star in Hansal Mehta's thriller

05 Jul 2021

Entertainment
Zahaan Kapoor, Aditya Rawal to star in Hansal Mehta's thriller

Late veteran actor Shashi Kapoor's grandson, Zahaan Kapoor, and Paresh Rawal's son, Aditya Rawal, have been tapped to feature in director Hansal Mehta's untitled action thriller feature.

Hansal Mehta, Anubhav Sinha join hands for action-thriller; shoot begins

28 Jun 2021

Entertainment
Hansal Mehta, Anubhav Sinha join hands for action-thriller; shoot begins

Hansal Mehta, whose last directorial was the massive hit Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story, has begun filming his upcoming movie today.

Ayushmann Khurrana-led 'Article 15' turns two: Some interesting, unknown facts

28 Jun 2021

Entertainment
Ayushmann Khurrana-led 'Article 15' turns two: Some interesting, unknown facts

Anubhav Sinha's Article 15, starring Ayushmann Khurrana, released today two years ago.

Campaign against Kartik Aaryan seems 'concerted and unfair': Anubhav Sinha

05 Jun 2021

Entertainment
Campaign against Kartik Aaryan seems 'concerted and unfair': Anubhav Sinha

Director Anubhav Sinha has spoken out about the media stories of the departure of Kartik Aaryan from big banner projects, saying that the campaign against the actor "seems concerted" and "unfair."

Ayushmann Khurrana reveals his first look from Anubhav Sinha's 'Anek'

02 Feb 2021

Entertainment
Ayushmann Khurrana reveals his first look from Anubhav Sinha's 'Anek'

Ayushmann Khurrana and director Anubhav Sinha have reunited for a new venture titled Anek.

AR Rahman launches new initiative 'Futureproof' to promote Indian talent

27 Jan 2021

Entertainment
AR Rahman launches new initiative 'Futureproof' to promote Indian talent

Music maestro AR Rahman has launched a new initiative - Futureproof - aimed at presenting the Indian talent to the world.

Shah Rukh Khan to grace 26th Kolkata film festival inauguration

07 Jan 2021

Entertainment
Shah Rukh Khan to grace 26th Kolkata film festival inauguration

The ongoing coronavirus health crisis has put a halt to almost everything, with top film festivals and various cultural activities facing the brunt of the pandemic.

Vishal-Shekhar distance themselves from 'Deedar De' remix

12 Nov 2020

Entertainment
Vishal-Shekhar distance themselves from 'Deedar De' remix

Music composer duo, Vishal and Shekhar, have distanced themselves from the remix of their hit song Deedar De, that features in director Hansal Mehta's upcoming film Chhalaang.

Anubhav Sinha accuses BJP of plagiarizing his rap song

15 Oct 2020

Entertainment
Anubhav Sinha accuses BJP of plagiarizing his rap song

Anubhav Sinha, the director of movies such as Mulk and Article 15, has called out the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) for allegedly plagiarizing his Bhojpuri rap song "Bambai Main Ka Ba," that was released last month.

Vipul Shah to make a web series on vaccine trials

17 Aug 2020

Entertainment
Vipul Shah to make a web series on vaccine trials

Looks like, Bollywood is leaving no stone unturned in bringing alive the dystopian premise we're currently experiencing, onto the screen.

All that happened in the entertainment world today

26 Jul 2020

Entertainment
All that happened in the entertainment world today

On Sunday, news in the world of entertainment was about Hollywood bidding farewell to a veteran star, Amitabh Bachchan sharing fresh thoughts from the hospital, and more loved-up reactions for Sushant Singh Rajput's swan song Dil Bechara.

Anubhav Sinha says he had enough, 'resigns' from Bollywood

22 Jul 2020

Entertainment
Anubhav Sinha says he had enough, 'resigns' from Bollywood

Amid the raging insider-outsider debate in the entertainment fraternity, tempers continue to soar among its members.

Taapsee is furious after getting 'insane' Rs. 36,000 electricity bill!

28 Jun 2020

Entertainment
Taapsee is furious after getting 'insane' Rs. 36,000 electricity bill!

This Sunday, Taapsee Pannu is not in a good mood.

Maharashtra Police warns against circulating 'disturbing' pictures of Sushant Rajput

15 Jun 2020

Entertainment
Maharashtra Police warns against circulating 'disturbing' pictures of Sushant Rajput

Some triggering pictures of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput have been doing the rounds on social media and messaging platforms. Rajput (34) was found dead at his home in Mumbai on Sunday.

A void that will stay forever: Taapsee mourns grandmother's passing

31 May 2020

Entertainment
A void that will stay forever: Taapsee mourns grandmother's passing

Bollywood actor Taapsee Pannu's paternal grandmother, whom she lovingly called Biji, has passed away.

Rishi Kapoor: 10 memorable movies you can stream right away

30 Apr 2020

Entertainment
Rishi Kapoor: 10 memorable movies you can stream right away

We all have our distinct set of vivid memories from Rishi Kapoor's rich filmography.

'Thappad' off to a slow start, collects Rs. 3 crore

29 Feb 2020

Entertainment
'Thappad' off to a slow start, collects Rs. 3 crore

Taapsee Pannu's latest movie Thappad has impressed one and all with its sensitive subject matter and mature treatment.

It is stupid, Taapsee Pannu on #BoycottThappad Twitter trend

28 Feb 2020

Entertainment
It is stupid, Taapsee Pannu on #BoycottThappad Twitter trend

Even before Taapsee Pannu's latest movie Thappad released in theaters, many on Twitter called for its boycott.

'Thappad' review: A slap on the normalization of domestic violence

27 Feb 2020

Entertainment
'Thappad' review: A slap on the normalization of domestic violence

Thappad is not just about one thoughtless slap, it's about all the prejudice and injustice that exist in lopsided relationships and marriages, all around us.

Taapsee was called 'female Ayushmann Khurrana', her response won Internet

16 Feb 2020

Entertainment
Taapsee was called 'female Ayushmann Khurrana', her response won Internet

After she bagged the award for Best Actress (Critics) at the 2020 Filmfare awards, actress Taapsee Pannu was called the "female Ayushmann Khurrana" of Bollywood on Twitter.

Here are the nominations for the 65th Filmfare Awards 2020

03 Feb 2020

Entertainment
Here are the nominations for the 65th Filmfare Awards 2020

The nominations for the 65th Amazon Filmfare Awards 2020 are out.

Mumbai: 'Free Kashmir' poster sparks controversy, Fadnavis questions Uddhav Thackeray

07 Jan 2020

India
Mumbai: 'Free Kashmir' poster sparks controversy, Fadnavis questions Uddhav Thackeray

A 'Free Kashmir' poster was spotted at Mumbai's Gateway of India yesterday, and quite naturally it has kicked up a storm with politicians wading into it.

Bollywood-Piyush Goyal meeting: Who attended and who skipped the meet?

06 Jan 2020

Politics
Bollywood-Piyush Goyal meeting: Who attended and who skipped the meet?

Last night, the Centre organized a special dinner with Bollywood celebrities as part of its outreach program for the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act.

'Sacred Games', 'Kabir Singh' most popular Netflix releases of 2019

30 Dec 2019

Entertainment
'Sacred Games', 'Kabir Singh' most popular Netflix releases of 2019

The second season of Netflix's first-ever Indian original series Sacred Games, Shahid Kapoor's highly controversial Bollywood drama Kabir Singh and Ayushmann Khurrana-starrer Article 15 have emerged as the most popular title releases in India on Netflix during 2019.

#AskSRK: When asked to "burn" Ra.One's CDs, superstar gave witty-response

08 Oct 2019

Entertainment
#AskSRK: When asked to "burn" Ra.One's CDs, superstar gave witty-response

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan decided to conduct a Q&A session on Twitter on Tuesday, and as expected his fans from around the world soon trended #AskSRK on the micro-blogging website.

Taapsee confirms being in a relationship, talks about her wedding-plans

10 Sep 2019

Entertainment
Taapsee confirms being in a relationship, talks about her wedding-plans

It is common knowledge that Taapsee Pannu prefers being reticent about her personal life.

Taapsee Pannu confirms "being in talks" for Mithali Raj's biopic

29 Aug 2019

Entertainment
Taapsee Pannu confirms "being in talks" for Mithali Raj's biopic

Taapsee Pannu is on a spree of signing sports-based movies, these days.

Taapsee responds to Kangana's sister Rangoli's 'sasti copy' comment

22 Jul 2019

Entertainment
Taapsee responds to Kangana's sister Rangoli's 'sasti copy' comment

Taapsee Pannu has finally responded to Kangana Ranaut's sister-cum-manager Rangoli Chandel's sasti copy comment.

What exactly is Article 15 of the Indian Constitution about?

30 Jun 2019

India
What exactly is Article 15 of the Indian Constitution about?

Ayushmann Khurrana starrer Article 15, an Anubhav Sinha directorial which hit the theatres on June 28, has created a huge buzz and has shifted the focus to the actual Article 15 of the Indian Constitution.

After 'Mulk,' Taapsee-Anubhav collaborate for another socio-political drama, 'Thappad'

12 Apr 2019

Entertainment
After 'Mulk,' Taapsee-Anubhav collaborate for another socio-political drama, 'Thappad'

In 2018, Taapsee Pannu won hearts with her exemplary performance of a lawyer in Anubhav Sinha's Mulk.

'Mulk' is a litmus-test for bigotry which everyone should take

08 Aug 2018

Entertainment
'Mulk' is a litmus-test for bigotry which everyone should take

Few minutes into 'Mulk', a woman while celebrating at the Muslim home of Rishi Kapoor's character Ali Mohammed says, "Nach gaana thik hai par khana nai khaate hum inlogo ke yahan."

Fanney Khan v/s Mulk v/s Karwaan: Who will earn more

03 Aug 2018

Entertainment
Fanney Khan v/s Mulk v/s Karwaan: Who will earn more

'Fanney Khan', 'Mulk' and 'Karwaan' released today and the box-office is likely to see some heavy traffic this weekend. All three distinct films are targeted at a mass audience.