Articles about Boman Irani

Boman Irani, born on December 2, 1959, is a leading Indian actor, theater artist, voice artist, and photographer. He started his on-screen acting career in 2000 and appeared in Ceat, Fanta, and Krackjack biscuits advertisements as well. He made his film debut with the 2003 anthology horror film, titled 'Darna Mana Hai'. He rose to fame with the blockbuster hit 2003 comedy film 'Munna Bhai M.B.B.S'. Apart from being an actor, he is passionate about photography and had worked as a photographer for the Norwegian boxing team, too. Notably, he played Gandhi in the play 'Mahatma vs Gandhi'. On January 24, 2019, Irani launched his production house named Irani Movietone. He is also known for hosting IIFA Awards and the quiz show 'Bollywood Ka Boss'. He has starred in several highly successful productions, including 'Main Hoon Na', 'Veer-Zaara', 'No Entry', 'Don', 'Heyy Babyy', 'Dhan Dhana Dhan Goal', '3 Idiots', 'Housefull', 'Cocktail', 'Jolly LLB', 'Bhoothnath Returns', 'Housefull 2', 'Don 2', 'Happy New Year', 'Housefull 3', 'PK', 'Dilwale', and 'Sanju' among others. His role in '3 Idiots' earned him the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actor.

'Jayeshbhai Jordaar' review: Ranveer Singh's performance barely saves the film

14 May 2022

Entertainment
'Jayeshbhai Jordaar' review: Ranveer Singh's performance barely saves the film

Ranveer Singh's much-anticipated film Jayeshbhai Jordaar was finally released on Friday.

Know why Ranveer Singh-led 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar' is in legal trouble

10 May 2022

Entertainment
Know why Ranveer Singh-led 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar' is in legal trouble

A few days ago, the much-anticipated trailer for Ranveer Singh's next film, Jayeshbhai Jordaar, was released.

'Jayeshbhai Jordaar': Ranveer Singh kickstarts promotions, trailer to release soon

17 Apr 2022

Entertainment
'Jayeshbhai Jordaar': Ranveer Singh kickstarts promotions, trailer to release soon

After essaying cricketer Kapil Dev onscreen, Ranveer Singh will be seen in social comedy Jayeshbhai Jordaar next.

Ajay Devgn's 'Runway 34': Everything to know before teaser drops

15 Mar 2022

Entertainment
Ajay Devgn's 'Runway 34': Everything to know before teaser drops

Bollywood star Ajay Devgn is coming back as a director for the third time with Runway 34.

May 13 clash: 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar' v/s 'Mission Majnu' v/s 'Anek'

03 Mar 2022

Entertainment
May 13 clash: 'Jayeshbhai Jordaar' v/s 'Mission Majnu' v/s 'Anek'

Jayeshbhai Jordaar finally has a release date.

Shah Rukh Khan-Rajkumar Hirani's film to feature Vicky Kaushal?

05 Feb 2022

Entertainment
Shah Rukh Khan-Rajkumar Hirani's film to feature Vicky Kaushal?

Shah Rukh Khan collaborating with director Rajkumar Hirani for a social comedy isn't news anymore.

Boman-Arshad hope to cheer audience with 'LOL: Hasse Toh Phasse'

28 Apr 2021

Entertainment
Boman-Arshad hope to cheer audience with 'LOL: Hasse Toh Phasse'

They have been friends from before they were stars and now Boman Irani and Arshad Warsi have teamed up again for LOL: Hasse Toh Phasse, a show that they hope will bring some cheer to people during the pandemic.

'Oonchai:' Sooraj Barjatya's film with Amitabh Bachchan gets a name

24 Feb 2021

Entertainment
'Oonchai:' Sooraj Barjatya's film with Amitabh Bachchan gets a name

Noted filmmaker Sooraj Barjatya has roped in megastar Amitabh Bachchan for a movie, which will also feature Boman Irani.

Naseeruddin Shah's son Vivaan tests positive for COVID-19

03 Nov 2020

Entertainment
Naseeruddin Shah's son Vivaan tests positive for COVID-19

Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah's younger son, actor Vivaan Shah has tested positive for COVID-19.

'PM Narendra Modi' to re-release in theaters on October 15

10 Oct 2020

Entertainment
'PM Narendra Modi' to re-release in theaters on October 15

Vivek Oberoi-starrer PM Narendra Modi, a biopic on the current Prime Minister of India, is set to become one of the first Bollywood films to hit theaters as movie halls reopen across the country.

First look poster of Ranveer Singh's sports drama '83' out

26 Jan 2020

Entertainment
First look poster of Ranveer Singh's sports drama '83' out

Bringing an end to the wait, the makers of Kabir Khan's much-anticipated sports drama film '83 have finally released the first look poster of the movie.

Big Bollywood films expected from the rest of 2019

19 Sep 2019

Entertainment
Big Bollywood films expected from the rest of 2019

On September 20, box office will see three films clashing: Prassthanam, The Zoya Factor and Pal Pal Dil Ke Paas.

Akshay Kumar to turn rapper for his next, 'Housefull 4'?

24 Jul 2019

Entertainment
Akshay Kumar to turn rapper for his next, 'Housefull 4'?

Akshay Kumar, who is gearing up for Housefull 4, will apparently be crooning the title track of the popular comedy franchise's fourth installment.

Johnny-Jamie Lever to spice up humor quotient in 'Housefull 4'

28 Feb 2019

Entertainment
Johnny-Jamie Lever to spice up humor quotient in 'Housefull 4'

The popular Housefull franchise is coming up with the fourth installment and the movie is going to have an ensemble cast.

Boman Irani to play Ratan Tata in 'PM Narendra Modi'

21 Feb 2019

Entertainment
Boman Irani to play Ratan Tata in 'PM Narendra Modi'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's upcoming biopic PM Narendra Modi is in headlines again after it got a new member to its cast.

Wonder why Indian screenwriters are considered lower-rung on ladder: Dinelaris

24 Jan 2019

Entertainment
Wonder why Indian screenwriters are considered lower-rung on ladder: Dinelaris

Alexander Dinelaris, the Oscar-winning screenwriter of Birdman, lamented the treatment meted out to writers in the Indian film industry and wondered why they are considered the lower rung on the ladder.

A look at master storyteller Rajkumar Hirani's journey so far

29 Jun 2018

Entertainment
A look at master storyteller Rajkumar Hirani's journey so far

Rajkumar Hirani is akin to a genius. He is not just an incredible director, but also a compelling writer and an effective editor.

Ranbir does a Munna Bhai and fans cannot keep calm

22 Jun 2018

Entertainment
Ranbir does a Munna Bhai and fans cannot keep calm

Munna Bhai is arguably the most loved character of Sanjay Dutt. It is almost synonymous with the superstar.

Salman isn't much impressed with Ranbir's 'Sanju' act

06 Jun 2018

Entertainment
Salman isn't much impressed with Ranbir's 'Sanju' act

At a time when the entire film industry and the cine buffs are going gaga over Ranbir Kapoor for his apt portrayal of Sanjay Dutt in his biopic 'Sanju', Salman Khan does not seem much impressed with the casting of 'Jagga Jasoos' actor in the titular role.

New 'Sanju' posters featuring Anushka Sharma, Vicky Kaushal look intriguing

29 May 2018

Entertainment
New 'Sanju' posters featuring Anushka Sharma, Vicky Kaushal look intriguing

As promised, Rajkumar Hirani is introducing us to the rest of the cast of 'Sanju' with new posters each day.

'Sanju' new poster featuring Ranbir Kapoor, Paresh Rawal is moving

26 May 2018

Entertainment
'Sanju' new poster featuring Ranbir Kapoor, Paresh Rawal is moving

After enthralling us with different avatars of Ranbir Kapoor as Sanjay Dutt, director Rajkumar Hirani is now revealing other characters from 'Sanju'.

Here's why Aamir refused to be a part of 'Sanju'

20 May 2018

Entertainment
Here's why Aamir refused to be a part of 'Sanju'

Besides Ranbir Kapoor's uncanny resemblance to Sanjay Dutt in 'Sanju', it is the stellar star cast of the film that has raised the excitement levels.

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

07 May 2018

Entertainment
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.

Rajkumar Hirani confirms 'Munna Bhai 3' with Sanjay Dutt

26 Apr 2018

Entertainment
Rajkumar Hirani confirms 'Munna Bhai 3' with Sanjay Dutt

In a rejoice for all the fans of the 'Munna Bhai' series, Rajkumar Hirani has confirmed that he'll soon be making the third part of the franchise with Sanjay Dutt.

Kriti, two new actresses to be part of Housefull 4

22 Mar 2018

Entertainment
Kriti, two new actresses to be part of Housefull 4

Actor Kriti Sanon is set to join the cast of Housefull 4.

Bollywood's beloved 'Shammi Aunty' passes away

06 Mar 2018

India
Bollywood's beloved 'Shammi Aunty' passes away

Veteran actress Shammi, remembered for her roles in classic serials like 'Dekh Bhai Dekh' and 'Shriman Shrimati', has passed away. She was 89.

Babul Supriyo launches protest against Pakistani artists singing in Bollywood

19 Feb 2018

Entertainment
Babul Supriyo launches protest against Pakistani artists singing in Bollywood

While Pakistani actors were banned from working in Bollywood post the 'Ae Dil Hai Mushkil' fiasco, the singers from across the border continue to lend their voices to songs in Hindi films.

QNet scam: SC grants bail to Michael Ferreira

29 Mar 2017

Business
QNet scam: SC grants bail to Michael Ferreira

The Supreme Court ordered the release of Michael Ferreira in the QNet multi-level marketing scam. The court ordered Ferreira's release along with his business partner Malcolm Desai on a bond of Rs. 25,000 each.

Mumbai: a city for outsiders, an emotion for Mumbaikars!

28 Dec 2016

Mumbai
Mumbai: a city for outsiders, an emotion for Mumbaikars!

Seizure of new currency notes continues to make headlines as police seized Rs.45 lakh in Rs.2000 currency notes from Thane, on Tuesday.

Billiards champion Michael Ferreira arrested in QNet scam

19 Oct 2016

Business
Billiards champion Michael Ferreira arrested in QNet scam

Former Billiards champion and Padma Bhushan awardee Michael Ferreira, along with three other directors of QNest India, was arrested in connection to the multi crore QNet scam.