Anurag Basu

Indian reality show-judge, Director, Actor, Screenwriter and Producer

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Had to: Anurag Basu on dropping Govinda from 'Jagga Jasoos'

26 Dec 2020

Had to: Anurag Basu on dropping Govinda from 'Jagga Jasoos'

Director Anurag Basu has opened up about his 2017-movie Jagga Jasoos and revealed why he had to cut Govinda's role.

Fire breaks out at Fatima Sana Shaikh's residence; actor safe

05 Dec 2020

Fire breaks out at Fatima Sana Shaikh's residence; actor safe

On Thursday night, a fire broke out at actor Fatima Sana Shaikh's residence, after which she called the fire department.

'Hinduphobic Anurag Basu' trends on Twitter over 'Ludo' scene

27 Nov 2020

'Hinduphobic Anurag Basu' trends on Twitter over 'Ludo' scene

Amid the appreciation that director Anurag Basu received for his recently-released dark comedy movie Ludo, a section of people have come to slam the filmmaker for allegedly showing Hinduism in a demeaning manner.

Director Anurag Basu planning a sequel to 'Ludo'?

21 Nov 2020

Director Anurag Basu planning a sequel to 'Ludo'?

As Anurag Basu's latest film Ludo garners appreciation from fans and critics, he is already in talks to make a sequel to the movie.

Aditya Roy Kapur to star in action-thriller 'OM-The Battle Within'

16 Nov 2020

Aditya Roy Kapur to star in action-thriller 'OM-The Battle Within'

Actor Aditya Roy Kapur is all set to star in an upcoming action-thriller movie OM-The Battle Within.

Fatima Sana Shaikh reveals she was molested at age three

31 Oct 2020

Fatima Sana Shaikh reveals she was molested at age three

Bollywood actor Fatima Sana Shaikh has revealed that she was sexually abused as a three-year-old.

Abhishek rubbishes rumors about Amitabh getting hospitalized

27 Oct 2020

Abhishek rubbishes rumors about Amitabh getting hospitalized

Since Monday, reports of megastar Amitabh Bachchan getting hospitalized have been doing the rounds.

'Ludo' trailer: Anurag Basu promises a super entertaining thriller

19 Oct 2020

'Ludo' trailer: Anurag Basu promises a super entertaining thriller

Anurag Basu's upcoming Netflix film Ludo's trailer is now out.

'Serious Men' trailer: Street-smart Nawazuddin in Sudhir Mishra film

18 Sep 2020

'Serious Men' trailer: Street-smart Nawazuddin in Sudhir Mishra film

A fun and mystery-filled trailer of Nawazuddin Siddiqui-starrer upcoming Netflix film Serious Men is now out.

'Gunjan Saxena': Inspiring trailer, Janhvi Kapoor not so much

01 Aug 2020

'Gunjan Saxena': Inspiring trailer, Janhvi Kapoor not so much

The trailer of Janhvi Kapoor-starrer biopic Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl is out, and it does not look half bad.

What made news in the entertainment world today?

16 Jul 2020

What made news in the entertainment world today?

In perhaps the biggest-ever announcement from Netflix India, the streaming giant on Thursday unveiled a line-up of 17 Indian movies and shows, that will be out in coming months.

Netflix announces 17 new Indian movies, shows: Check list here

16 Jul 2020

Netflix announces 17 new Indian movies, shows: Check list here

After a bit of a wait-and-watch period, Netflix has announced a slew of Indian original movies and shows to be released in the coming months.

Vidya Balan's 'Shakuntala Devi' to premiere on Prime Video

16 May 2020

Vidya Balan's 'Shakuntala Devi' to premiere on Prime Video

Vidya Balan-starrer Shakuntala Devi is all set to release on Amazon's streaming arm Prime Video.

Theater owners angry over digital release of 'Gulabo Sitabo'

15 May 2020

Theater owners angry over digital release of 'Gulabo Sitabo'

As theaters remain indefinitely shuttered due to the coronavirus pandemic, producers are eyeing newer ways to keep their projects afloat.

What Amitabh Bachchan said about 'Gulabo Sitabo' going digital

14 May 2020

What Amitabh Bachchan said about 'Gulabo Sitabo' going digital

Amitabh Bachchan and Ayushmann Khurrana-starrer Gulabo Sitabo has become the first big-ticket Bollywood outing to be released directly on a digital platform, thanks to the coronavirus pandemic.

Amitabh-Ayushmann's 'Gulabo Sitabo' to release on Amazon Prime this June

14 May 2020

Amitabh-Ayushmann's 'Gulabo Sitabo' to release on Amazon Prime this June

Amazon Prime India just made its biggest movie acquisition till now.

'Ludo' and 'Jhund' to release directly on Amazon Prime?

11 May 2020

'Ludo' and 'Jhund' to release directly on Amazon Prime?

The pandemic is bringing some unforeseen changes in the movie business.

8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

29 Apr 2020

8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

Irrfan Khan did not merely act in movies. He got under the skin of his characters, he breathed and lived them.

TV actors Asha Negi and Rithvik Dhanjani split up: Report

16 Apr 2020

TV actors Asha Negi and Rithvik Dhanjani split up: Report

Lovebirds Asha Negi and Rithvik Dhanjani, lovingly called Ashvik by their fans, have parted ways, various reports said on Thursday.

Aaradhya delivers powerful performance at school annual day; Amitabh elated

22 Dec 2019

Aaradhya delivers powerful performance at school annual day; Amitabh elated

Aishwarya Rai and Abhishek Bachchan's daughter Aaradhya Bachchan's powerful performance on women empowerment at her school annual day is winning hearts on the internet.

SRK and Abhishek Bachchan unite for 'Bob Biswas' origin story

25 Nov 2019

SRK and Abhishek Bachchan unite for 'Bob Biswas' origin story

There are many reasons that made the 2012 Sujoy Ghosh thriller Kahaani the phenomenon that it became. One reason was the iconic character of Bob Biswas, a regular-looking LIC agent who moonlighted as a cold-blooded contract killer.

Amitabh Bachchan shares picture of old letter written by Abhishek

15 Nov 2019

Amitabh Bachchan shares picture of old letter written by Abhishek

As is common knowledge, Amitabh Bachchan takes his social media presence rather seriously. The 77-year-old megastar never misses out an opportunity to share candid throwback pictures of his family.

Troll calls Abhishek Bachchan 'unemployed'; actor responds gracefully

06 Nov 2019

Troll calls Abhishek Bachchan 'unemployed'; actor responds gracefully

Abhishek Bachchan is not new to online trolling. The 43-year-old actor is often targeted by many on social media for his on-again, off-again relationship with films.

#Sadak2: 'Manikarnika' actor Jisshu Sengupta to play Alia Bhatt's father

10 Aug 2019

#Sadak2: 'Manikarnika' actor Jisshu Sengupta to play Alia Bhatt's father

Popular Bengali actor Jisshu Sengupta, who was seen as Kangana Ranaut's husband, Gangadhar Rao in Manikarnika: The Queen of Jhansi, has been roped in for Mahesh Bhatt's Sadak 2.

Manushi Chhillar to debut with 'Bunty Aur Babli Again'?

13 Jul 2019

Manushi Chhillar to debut with 'Bunty Aur Babli Again'?

Ever since Manushi Chhillar won the Miss World title in 2017, there have been speculations about her big Bollywood debut.

Deepika to replace Kangana in 'Imali'? Director reveals truth

22 Jun 2019

Deepika to replace Kangana in 'Imali'? Director reveals truth

Due to their packed schedules, Bollywood actors often have to walk out of projects, leaving the makers as well as the fans perplexed as to who will be the new replacement.

Kangana exits 'Imali'. Director Anurag Basu gives his reaction

04 Apr 2019

Kangana exits 'Imali'. Director Anurag Basu gives his reaction

When Kangana Ranaut announced Imali with Anurag Basu, the actor-director duo was quite excited about their collaboration.

Shilpa Shetty to divorce Raj Kundra? Here's the truth

19 Mar 2019

Shilpa Shetty to divorce Raj Kundra? Here's the truth

Shilpa Shetty's fans got the shock of their lives after it was reported that the diva is planning to get divorced from Raj Kundra.

Fatima reveals the truth behind link up rumors with Aamir

01 Feb 2019

Fatima reveals the truth behind link up rumors with Aamir

When Fatima Sana Shaikh made her debut with Dangal (2016), she took the industry by storm.

Anurag Basu's next stars Abhishek Bachchan, Rajkummar Rao

22 Jan 2019

Anurag Basu's next stars Abhishek Bachchan, Rajkummar Rao

Anurag Basu is working on a multi-starrer dark comic anthology and the yet-to-be-titled film will hit the screens on September 6.

Abhishek's special gesture for Aishwarya's birthday is all about love

01 Nov 2018

Abhishek's special gesture for Aishwarya's birthday is all about love

Aishwarya Rai Bachchan turned 45 today. Although she wanted her birthday celebrations to be a low-key affair, her doting husband Abhishek Bachchan made sure her day turned out to be a special one.

'Manmarziyaan': Kashyap isn't but Abhishek is fine with scene deletion

23 Sep 2018

'Manmarziyaan': Kashyap isn't but Abhishek is fine with scene deletion

'Manmarziyaan' actor Abhishek Bachchan has found himself on the opposite side of the battle line from director Anurag Kashyap, as he has supported the chopping of the smoking scenes from the movie.

Who will play Mr Bajaj in 'Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2'?

04 Sep 2018

Who will play Mr Bajaj in 'Kasautii Zindagii Kay 2'?

Ekta Kapoor's popular daily soap 'Kasuatii Zindagii Kay' is returning to our lives, with Erica Fernandes-Parth Samthaan playing the lead role of Prerna-Anurag.

Criticism or despise? Rishi Kapoor trashes Kashyap and Basu's movies

28 Jul 2018

Criticism or despise? Rishi Kapoor trashes Kashyap and Basu's movies

That Rishi Kapoor doesn't hold Anurag Kashyap and Anurag Basu in high regard is well known. And now the veteran actor, known for his outspoken nature, has once again shown his hate.

Bollywood celebrities who battled serious illnesses, and emerged winners

04 Jul 2018

Bollywood celebrities who battled serious illnesses, and emerged winners

The news of Sonali Bendre suffering from a high-grade cancer has come as a rude shock to cine-buffs across the country.

This video of Kangana doing a perfect handstand is #FitnessGoals

01 Jul 2018

This video of Kangana doing a perfect handstand is #FitnessGoals

Kangana Ranaut is breaking the Internet with her new fitness video which is a part of a promotional campaign for a sports brand that she endorses.

Kangana Ranaut reunites with 'Gangster' director Anurag Basu for 'Imali'

19 Jun 2018

Kangana Ranaut reunites with 'Gangster' director Anurag Basu for 'Imali'

Director Anurag Basu introduced Kangana Ranaut in Bollywood with 'Gangster', back in 2006.

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

23 May 2018

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.

'Family Time With Kapil Sharma': All you need to know

25 Mar 2018

'Family Time With Kapil Sharma': All you need to know

Tonight is going to be a big night for Kapil Sharma and his fans.

#ThatWas2017: 5 films that tanked at box office in 2017

24 Dec 2017

#ThatWas2017: 5 films that tanked at box office in 2017

After a stupendous 2016, the movie buffs had a lot of expectations from the megastar movies that were lined up for the year, 2017.