Farhad Samji: News

Born on May 5, 1974, Farhad Samji is an Indian composer, film director, writer and actor, who is best known for directing the movie ‘Housefull 4’ (2019). He is the brother of Indian film composer Sajid Samji, and the duo is together known as Sajid-Farhad. Samji and his brother began their career as lyricists with the movie ‘Hum Kisise Kum Nahin’ in 2002. Samji has worked with his brother as lyricist in at least nine movies including ‘Lage Raho Munna Bhai’ (2006), ‘God Tussi Great Ho’ (2008), ‘Bol Bachchan’ (2012) and ‘Housefull 3’ (2016). The duo began their writing career with the movie ‘Shiva’ in 2006, where they wrote dialogues for the movie. The duo has worked together in over 20 movies as writers, until 2018. He made his debut as a director with the 2014 action-comedy ‘Entertainment’ and has directed at least four movies and two web series until 2021. Between 2019 and 2021, Samji has independently written dialogues and screenplay of at least eight movies. He has also made special appearances in movies like ‘Baaghi 3’ and ‘Coolie No. 1’ (2020).

28 Aug 2022

Salman Khan

Just Sul joins Salman Khan's 'Kisi Ka Bhai...Kisi Ki Jaan'

Salman Khan's Kisi Ka Bhai...Kisi Ki Jaan is only getting bigger and better with each passing day!

27 Aug 2022

Salman Khan

Salman Khan drops 'Kisi Ka Bhai…Kisi Ki Jaan's first look

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan treated fans to an unexpected surprise on Friday as he shared his first look from his upcoming film Kisi Ka Bhai...Kisi Ki Jaan directed by Farhad Samji.

05 Aug 2022

Salman Khan

Looking at every cast addition in Salman Khan's 'Bhaijaan'

Salman Khan's upcoming dramedy Bhaijaan has been hitting headlines for a while.

01 Aug 2022

Salman Khan

Why is #WeWantBhaijaanAnnouncement trending on Twitter?

Salman Khan's Bhaijaan has been hitting headlines for a while, albeit mostly for the wrong reasons.

23 May 2022


Salman Khan's action-comedy to feature Jassie Gill, Siddharth Nigam: Report

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has several upcoming projects.

22 May 2022

Salman Khan

Aayush Sharma walks out of 'Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali'

In a surprising turn of events, actor Aayush Sharma has decided to opt out of brother-in-law Salman Khan's upcoming film Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali, citing creative differences.

07 Feb 2022

Salman Khan

Did Salman Khan book Eid 2023 for release of 'Bhaijaan'?

Bollywood superstar Salman Khan has reportedly fixed the release date for his much-anticipated comedy-drama, Bhaijaan.

23 Jan 2021

Akshay Kumar

'Bachchan Pandey': Akshay Kumar announces film's release date

Akshay Kumar has announced the release date of his next movie, Bachchan Pandey.

07 Jan 2021


'Bachchan Pandey': Akshay Kumar shares new look from the movie

Actor Akshay Kumar, who recently started shooting for his film Bachchan Pandey, has shared his first look from the sets.

05 Jan 2021

Akshay Kumar

Kriti Sanon enjoys bike ride on sets of 'Bachchan Pandey'

Bollywood actor Kriti Sanon had a great time riding a bike on the sets of her upcoming film Bachchan Pandey.

30 Nov 2020

Akshay Kumar

Arshad Warsi joins Akshay Kumar for 'Bachchan Pandey'

Akshay Kumar and Arshad Warsi will soon be seen together in Sajid Nadiadwala's upcoming action-comedy film, Bachchan Pandey.

05 Oct 2020


"Feels good": Salman resumes shooting 'Radhe' after six months

Salman Khan's upcoming action-thriller movie, Radhe: Your Most Wanted Bhai, was earlier slated to release in May this year.

12 Mar 2020

Akshay Kumar

'Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali' to be a remake of 'Veeram'?

Recently, Salman Khan came up with a sweet surprise for his fans as he announced that he would bring forth a movie titled Kabhi Eid Kabhi Diwali on the occasion of Eid next year.

27 Jan 2020


Akshay Kumar moves 'Bachchan Pandey' release date, upon Aamir's request

Ending speculations about a plausible year-end clash at the box-office, Akshay Kumar and the makers of Bachchan Pandey have now shifted the release date of their film, upon Aamir Khan's request.

14 Jan 2020


Salman Khan books both Eid and Christmas of 2021

Salman Khan's fans are in for a treat, as the superstar has booked two major festive slots, viz. Eid-ul-Fitr and the Christmas in the coming year.

28 Oct 2019

Akshay Kumar

'Housefull 4' crosses Rs. 50 crore mark at box office

Despite scathing reviews, Akshay Kumar-starrer comedy film Housefull 4 has managed to rake in a massive Rs. 50 crore at the box office within three days of hitting the theaters.

04 Oct 2019

Akshay Kumar

Watch: How Akshay rescues unconscious man on a show's sets

Bollywood actor Akshay Kumar is currently busy promoting his upcoming film, Housefull 4.

03 Oct 2019

Akshay Kumar

'Laxmmi Bomb': Akshay Kumar shares first look as transgender Laxmmi

After having delivered two super successful films this year, namely Kesari and Mission Mangal, Bollywood star Akshay Kumar is gearing up for more.

18 Sep 2019

Varun Dhawan

Makers suffered Rs. 2.5cr loss in 'Coolie No. 1' fire

Days after a massive fire broke on the sets of Varun Dhawan's Coolie No. 1, it's now reported that the producers have suffered a big loss in the mishap.

06 Aug 2019


Akshay Kumar to do a movie on NSA Ajit Doval

Akshay Kumar is on a movie-signing spree.

24 Jul 2019

Akshay Kumar

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.

28 Jun 2019

Andhra Pradesh

Did Ekta Kapoor want to put brother Tusshar in jail?

Director-producer Ekta Kapoor recently spilled beans about her relationship with her brother, actor Tusshar Kapoor.

18 May 2019

Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar looks sinister in 'Kanchana' remake 'Laxmmi Bomb' poster

Earlier in the day, Akshay Kumar tweeted the first poster of his upcoming film, Laxmmi Bomb, and it has already become a sensation.

11 Apr 2019

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Complaint filed against Sara for riding pillion without helmet

Ever since Sara Ali Khan has been roped in for Imtiaz Ali's Aaj Kal opposite Kartik Aaryan, the lady has become the talk of the town.

08 Apr 2019

Akshay Kumar

Akshay returns to horror-comedy, to shoot for 'Laxmi' next week

Akshay Kumar is one of the most versatile actors in Bollywood today.

05 Apr 2019


Varun-Sara to release 'Coolie No.1' remake poster on April 24?

Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan created a buzz recently after the two were roped in for the remake of Govinda starrer Coolie No.1.

23 Mar 2019

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Confirmed! Sara to romance Varun in 'Coolie No. 1' remake

Sara Ali Khan's career is certainly on a roll after the massive success of her debut Kedarnath and her second release Simmba in 2018.

19 Mar 2019

Tamannaah Bhatia

Tamannaah Bhatia on Sajid Khan: 'I was completely comfortable'

Bollywood's #MeToo movement brought a series of sordid tales of sexual harassment in the limelight.

28 Feb 2019

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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.

01 Nov 2018


Sajid Khan's horror continues: Aahana Kumra makes shocking revelations

Ever since Bollywood's #MeToo has gained momentum, Sajid Khan has emerged as a serial predator.

01 Nov 2018


Rana Daggubati excited to replace Nana Patekar in 'Housefull 4'

Nana Patekar's exit from 'Housefull 4' last month created a buzz in the B-town.

14 Oct 2018

Akshay Kumar

#MeTooEffect: This actor to replace Nana Patekar in 'Housefull 4'

Bollywood's #MeToo movement is gaining momentum these days and the harassers are finally facing some brunt.

14 Oct 2018

Akshay Kumar

#MeTooEffect: Farhad Samji replaces Sajid Khan as 'Housefull 4' director

Post sexual harassment allegations were leveled against Sajid Khan, the director has been on the constant radar.