Ayan Mukerji: News

Ayan Mukerji is an Indian film director who predominantly works in the Bollywood industry. He was born on August 15, 1983, in Mumbai to popular Bengali film actor Deb Mukherjee. Ayan belongs to the illustrious Mukherjee-Samarth family of Bollywood. He is also the first cousin of actress Kajol and the second cousin of Rani Mukerji. Ayan began his career in showbiz as an assistant to Indian film director and his brother-in-law Ashutosh Gowariker on the 2004 film ‘Swades.’ Later, he also served as an assistant to Karan Johar on the 2006 film ‘Kabhi Alvida Naa Kehna.’ After taking a short break from filmmaking, Ayan made his directorial debut in 2009 with the coming-of-age comedy-drama ‘Wake Up Sid,’ which earned him a Filmfare Award for Best Director. His next film, the 2013 musical romantic comedy-drama ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani,’ became one of the highest-grossing Hindi films ever. He has also directed the upcoming superhero trilogy film titled ‘Brahmastra.’

07 May 2022

Dharma Productions

'Brahmastra' becomes first Indian film to join Disney's global slate

Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor's Brahmastra Part One: Shiva has reportedly become the first Indian film to make it to Disney's global release slate.

13 Apr 2022

Brahmastra Movie

Confirming Alia-Ranbir's wedding, Ayan Mukerji pens note for 'Brahmastra' stars

Truth be told, there is still nothing official about the purported wedding of Bollywood stars Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor.

10 Apr 2022

Brahmastra Movie

'Brahmastra' makers drop 'love poster' featuring Alia-Ranbir amid wedding speculations

Love is in the air in Bollywood with Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor set to tie the knot later this week.

15 Dec 2021

Amitabh Bachchan

'Brahmastra' motion poster out; Part-I to release in September 2022

After months of waiting, we finally have something concrete about Ranbir Kapoor's upcoming venture Brahmastra to get excited about.

07 Jun 2020

Shah Rukh Khan

Shah Rukh Khan to turn journalist for R Madhavan's 'Rocketry'?

You can keep Shah Rukh Khan away from the screen, but not from cinema.

17 May 2020

Rishi Kapoor

Did Ranbir give Alia her all-new makeover? Internet thinks so!

Alia Bhatt just turned prettier, thanks to a new haircut.

06 May 2020


Amid lockdown, Ranbir, Alia-starrer 'Brahmastra' lands in London

Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt-starrer Brahmastra has been in the making for last two years.

09 Dec 2019


'Brahmastra' delayed again! It will now release in Winter 2020

In what would come as a disappointment for Bollywood fans, Ayan Mukerji's much-awaited superhero film Brahmastra has been postponed yet again.

22 Nov 2019

Alia Bhatt

Nagarjuna to play this role in Ayan Mukerji's 'Brahmastra'

Telugu superstar Akkineni Nagarjuna, who is set to make his Bollywood comeback after 17 years, with Ayan Mukerji's ambitious superhero film, Brahmastra, will reportedly be seen essaying the role of an archaeologist in the film.

16 Nov 2019

Shah Rukh Khan

SRK starts shooting for cameo in Ayan Mukerji's 'Brahmastra'

Ayan Mukerji's ambitious science-fiction superhero movie Brahmastra, starring real-life couple Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt, has been in the news ever since its announcement.

02 Jul 2019

Rishi Kapoor

Can you guess the price of Alia's red Balenciaga bag?

Bollywood actress Alia Bhatt is known for being a chic, fuss-free fashionista, and for setting different fashion trends.

26 Jun 2019

Karan Johar

Now, Alia's fans can peep into her life. Here's how

Actress Alia Bhatt is an active user of social media, who keeps updating her fans through regular uploads.

12 Jun 2019


Amitabh Bachchan pays off loan of 2,100 farmers from Bihar

It takes a big heart to help thousands of needy people. And, apparently Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has one.

01 Jun 2019

Deepika Padukone

#6YearsOfYJHD: Ranbir, Deepika recreate the iconic Balam Pichkari moment

If there was one song back in the year 2013 that got all the millennials singing and dancing, it was the uber-popular and catchy Holi song, from Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani, called Balam Pichkari.

28 May 2019

Koffee With Karan

Stalker alert: Ranbir Kapoor follows his exes on social media

Ranbir Kapoor has always kept himself away from social media, but looks like this is not true anymore.

08 May 2019


Ranbir-Alia vacationing in Switzerland. Possible wedding-venue hunt?

Bollywood's IT couple, Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor, have taken a break from their busy schedules, and are currently holidaying in Switzerland.

27 Apr 2019


Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor starrer 'Brahmastra' postponed. Here's why

Fans of Bollywood's new favorite couple Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt are going to be disappointed to hear that their upcoming fantasy film Brahmastra has now been postponed.

01 Apr 2019

Alia Bhatt

Can you guess the price of Alia Bhatt's tote bag?

Alia Bhatt, who recently won Filmfare Award for Best Actress for Raazi, is undoubtedly one of Bollywood's most versatile actresses.

12 Mar 2019

Karan Johar

Finally! Alia Bhatt opens up on marriage plans with Ranbir

When Alia Bhatt came on Koffee With Karan 6 with Deepika Padukone, the show got a bumper opening.

05 Mar 2019


Alia Bhatt spills beans about her 'love nest' in Juhu

It hasn't been long since Alia Bhatt created a buzz after she bought a property in Juhu.

19 Feb 2019

Deepika Padukone

Alia Bhatt to not marry Ranbir Kapoor anytime soon

After Anushka Sharma, Deepika Padukone, and Priyanka Chopra's grand weddings, everyone is eagerly waiting for Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor's nuptials.

15 Feb 2019

Alia Bhatt

Ranbir-Alia's Valentine's Day was all about love and lazy dinner

Valentine's Day is the time to celebrate love and Bollywood celebrities made sure to make this day special for their respective partners.

06 Feb 2019

Rishi Kapoor

When will Alia and Ranbir marry? Actress spills beans

Ever since actors Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor started dating, they have become the most talked about couple in Bollywood.

29 Jan 2019


Can you guess price of Alia Bhatt's new Juhu home?

Shauq badi cheez hai! This quote stands true for Alia Bhatt in every sense.

06 Jan 2019

Rishi Kapoor

After famjam in NY, Ranbir, Alia are back in town

These days everyone is talking about Bollywood's IT couple Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt.

02 Jan 2019

Alia Bhatt

Alia on relationship with Ranbir: It's seamless and beautiful

Alia Bhatt is on top of her game at the moment. With three big releases this year (Brahmastra, Kalank, GullyBoy), she is certainly looking forward to an adventurous 2019.

18 Dec 2018

Deepika Padukone

Deepika on Ranbir missing her wedding reception: I'm not surprised

Long before Deepika Padukone started dating Ranveer Singh, her affair with Ranbir Kapoor was the talk of the town. But their love story was rather short-lived.

05 Dec 2018

Rishi Kapoor

Lovebirds Ranbir-Alia have special plans for New Years'

Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt's love affair is common knowledge. They are the new lovebirds of the industry, and we can't get enough of their adorable chemistry.

13 Nov 2018


Ranbir Kapoor, Alia Bhatt-starrer 'Brahmastra' gets release date

Director-producer Karan Johar today announced that the first part of Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt-starrer 'Brahmastra' will hit the theatres in India on Christmas next year.

10 Sep 2018

Alia Bhatt

'Brahmastra': Ranbir-Alia look adorable in their 'hakuna matata' mode

Ranbir Kapoor and Alia Bhatt are head over heel in love with each other, and their pictures speak volume about their chemistry.

14 Jul 2018


#RelationshipGoals: When boyfriend Ranbir offered to drop Alia off

Ever since Ranbir Kapoor came out in the open about his relationship with Alia Bhatt, the stylish duo has been giving us #RelationshipGoals.

30 Jun 2018

Rishi Kapoor

Rishi Kapoor says it's high time Ranbir gets married

Ranbir Kapoor may be enjoying the blockbuster opening of his film "Sanju", but his father Rishi Kapoor now wants him to get married.

26 Jun 2018

Ranbir Kapoor

Ranbir says 'Shamshera' is unlike any of his other films

Ranbir Kapoor has had his share of "coming of age" stories and is now looking forward to "Shamshera", which the actor believes, is quite a departure for him.

10 Jun 2018

Alia Bhatt

Alia Bhatt, Ranbir Kapoor snapped post dinner with family

Ever since Ranbir Kapoor came out in the open about his relationship with Alia Bhatt, all eyes have been on the 'Brahmastra' duo.

07 May 2018


Ranbir Kapoor in and as 'Shamshera' in YRF's action entertainer

Ranbir Kapoor, after a slight downfall, is now looking good to redeem himself. He already has Rajkumar Hirani's 'Sanju' and Ayan Mukerji's 'Brahmastra' to get him back into the game.

20 Mar 2018

Karan Johar

Alia Bhatt injured while shooting an action sequence for 'Brahmastra'

Alia Bhatt, who is currently in Bulgaria for the shooting of her next film 'Brahmastra', has injured herself while performing a stunt.

13 Mar 2018

Rishi Kapoor

Amitabh Bachchan falls sick during 'Thugs Of Hindostan' shoot

Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan has fallen sick in the middle of his shoot for 'Thugs of Hindostan' in Jodhpur, Rajasthan.

02 Jan 2018


Ranbir and Alia shooting for 'Brahmastra' in Israel

After ringing in the new year with friends and family, Alia Bhatt is back to work on her upcoming project 'Brahmastra' with actor Ranbir Kapoor.