Gangubai Kathiawadi: News

Bollywood's women-centric movies that show resilient characters

Indian cinema has seen a shift in recent years with its female characters and their stories.

08 Nov 2023


Vinod Bhanushali, Pen Movies sign 3-film distribution deal

The year 2023 has been marked as the comeback year for Bollywood. After a slump due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the lucrative film industry has been producing stellar and commercially viable content.

18 Oct 2023


Navratri 2023: Bollywood films that got the festive portrayal right 

One of the most spiritually significant and vibrant Hindu festivals, Navratri, the nine-night extravaganza dedicated to Goddess Durga is a time of colorful traditions, graceful dance performances, and elaborate rituals.

24 Aug 2023

National Film Awards

National Film Awards 2023 announcement begins in 1 hour

National Film Awards is one of the most prestigious awards pertaining to cinema. The National Film Development Corporation of India will present the award to the best films of Indian cinema. The anticipation among fans is huge as we witnessed an incredible range of films.

28 May 2023


IIFA 2023: Alia Bhatt, Hrithik Roshan emerge as big winners

The 23rd International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) Awards took center stage on a star-studded Saturday night amid the glitz and glamor of the Bollywood industry at the Etihad Arena, Abu Dhabi.

18 Mar 2023

Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Sanjay Leela Bhansali to revive 'Inshallah' with '90s megastar: Report

A director par excellence, Sanjay Leela Bhansali, has made an indelible mark in Bollywood with some incredible films like Bajirao Mastani, Devdas, Black, and most recently, Gangubai Kathiawadi.

15 Mar 2023

Alia Bhatt

Alia Bhatt birthday special: What makes her a director's actor

With her captivating charm and commitment to roles, Alia Bhatt has captured millions of hearts in the last 11 years.

04 Mar 2023

PVR Inox

Women's Day: PVR to re-release 'Chandni,' 'Raazi,' other feminist films

To commemorate the upcoming Women's Day (March 8), PVR Cinemas has decided to charm cinephiles uniquely.

25 Feb 2023

Bollywood Films

Alia Bhatt celebrates 1 year of 'Gangubai Kathiawadi'; shares photo

Gangubai Kathiawadi is one of the most lauded works of Sanjay Leela Bhansali, in which Alia Bhatt was seen in a new avatar.

21 Feb 2023


Dadasaheb Phalke Awards roundup: All the winners and must-see moments

The annual Dadasaheb Phalke International Film Festival Awards 2023 (DPIFF) was held in Mumbai on Monday evening and the who's who of the film and television industry descended on the red carpet ahead of the event.

10 Jan 2023

Academy Awards

Oscars 2023: Every Indian film in contention to get nominated

The year 2022 was a positive year for Indian cinema. Films such as RRR, Kantara, and Gangubai Kathiawadi among many others, made headlines on the global front, particularly in the West.

07 Jan 2023


'RRR' makes BAFTA 2023 longlist; 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' crashes out

The British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) released the much-awaited longlist of the 2023 BAFTA Awards across all 24 categories on Friday.

05 Dec 2022

Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's debut album 'Sukoon' releases this Wednesday

Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali announced his first original music album titled Sukoon on Monday.

03 Dec 2022

Academy Awards

95th Academy Awards: Alia Bhatt-starrer 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' eyeing Oscar nods

One of the blockbuster films of Hindi cinema in 2022, Gangubai Kathiawdi starring Alia Bhatt in the titular role, is eyeing big nominations at the 95th Academy Awards.

06 Nov 2022

Bollywood Films

Looking at 5 recent and impactful female-led Bollywood films

Friday (November 4) witnessed the clash of three films at the box office: Double XL, Phone Bhoot, and Mili.

03 Aug 2022

Alia Bhatt

Suriya's 'Jai Bhim' receives most nominations at IFFM Awards 2022

Organizers of the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) announced the nominees for the annual award ceremony under various categories on Tuesday.

12 Jul 2022


#AllAboutFees: Charting Alia Bhatt's pay graph through the years

Actor Alia Bhatt has established herself as a force to reckon with.

04 Jul 2022


Alia Bhatt's doppelganger from Assam wants to retain her identity

Aspiring actor Celesti Bairagey sent netizens into a frenzy after a video of her sporting Alia Bhatt's look from Gangubai Kathiawadi went viral earlier.

24 May 2022

Kartik Aaryan

'Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2': All records broken by Kartik Aaryan's horror-comedy

Kartik Aaryan's latest release Bhool Bhulaiyaa 2, directed by Anees Bazmee, is proving beneficial for both Bollywood and the actor.

20 Apr 2022


'Gangubai Kathiawadi' lands on Netflix in exactly six days!

After winning hearts of theater-goers, Gangubai Kathiawadi is finally hitting the digital screen.

08 Mar 2022

Alia Bhatt

'Heart of Stone': Alia Bhatt's Hollywood debut co-stars Gal Gadot

Bollywood star Alia Bhatt is currently gorging on the success of her recent release, Gangubai Kathiawadi.

08 Mar 2022


Has 'Gangubai Kathiawadi's Netflix release been delayed by a month?

Alia Bhatt-led Gangubai Kathiawadi, which was released on February 25, is going from strength to strength, showing no intention to slow down at the box office.

25 Feb 2022

Alia Bhatt

'Gangubai Kathiawadi' review: Alia is mesmerizing but story lacks plenitude

Alia Bhatt's first gamble with the biopic genre in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Gangubai Kathiawadi hit theaters on Friday (February 25).

23 Feb 2022

Jawaharlal Nehru

'Gangubai Kathiawadi': The time when real Gangubai 'schooled' Jawaharlal Nehru

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's next, Gangubai Kathiawadi is headed for its release this Friday.

23 Feb 2022


Varun Tej's 'Ghani' release stalled, avoids clash with 'Bheemla Nayak'

After Aadavallu Meeku Johaarlu, another Telugu film has decided to postpone its release to avert a clash with Pawan Kalyan-Rana Daggubati's Bheemla Nayak.

22 Feb 2022

Alia Bhatt

'Gangubai Kathiawadi': Who was Gangubai Kathiawadi in real life?

Alia Bhatt will soon star in the first biopic of her career in Gangubai Kathiawadi.

19 Feb 2022

Ajay Devgn

'Gangubai Kathiawadi': Meet Rahim Lala aka Gangubai's business partner

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's ambitious project Gangubai Kathiawadi is just days away from its premiere on February 25.

15 Feb 2022

Telugu Films

Varun Tej's 'Ghani' to release next Friday, February 25

Telugu film Ghani finally has a release date. The Varun Tej-starrer will hit theaters on February 25.

14 Feb 2022

Alia Bhatt

Child reenacts Alia Bhatt's 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' scene, sparks online debate

Bollywood actor Alia Bhatt is gearing up for her next, Gangubai Kathiawadi, which releases on February 25, but one promotional effort is already inviting flak for the actor and the movie.

10 Feb 2022

Alia Bhatt

'Gangubai Kathiawadi': 5 reasons why you should listen to 'Dholida'

The makers of Gangubai Kathiawadi released its first song on Thursday.

10 Feb 2022

Alia Bhatt

CBFC issues UA certificate to 'Gangubai Kathiawadi'; suggests minor cuts

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's much-awaited directorial Gangubai Kathiawadi, starring Alia Bhatt, has received a UA certificate from the Central Board of Film Certification (CBFC).

07 Feb 2022

Alia Bhatt

Not Alia, these 5 actors would've suited 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' better

Sanjay Leela Bhansali dropped the trailer for his much-anticipated biographical crime drama Gangubai Kathiawadi recently.

04 Feb 2022

Alia Bhatt

'Gangubai Kathiawadi' trailer: Alia Bhatt leads the way all along

Following a long wait, the trailer for Alia Bhatt's Gangubai Kathiawadi was released earlier on Friday and, the wait was worth it.

02 Feb 2022

Boney Kapoor

Ajith-led 'Valimai' set for a massive clash with 'Gangubai Kathiawadi'

The new release date of Valimai is here!

16 Dec 2021

Alia Bhatt

'Gangubai Kathiawadi' only Indian film to premiere at Berlin Film-Festival

Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali's upcoming venture Gangubai Kathiawadi starring Alia Bhatt will be premiered at the 72nd Berlin Film Festival.

15 Nov 2021


Alia Bhatt's film 'Gangubai Kathiawadi gets a new release date

Makers of Alia Bhatt's Gangubai Kathiawadi on Monday announced the postponement of the film's release date.

30 Sep 2021

Alia Bhatt

Pen Studios keeps promise, 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' gets January 6 release

Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 10th directorial Gangubai Kathiawadi finally got a release date.

27 Jun 2021


Alia becomes emotional as 'Gangubai' shoot concludes after two years

A long journey has come to an end for actress Alia Bhatt as the Raazi star completed the shoot for her upcoming ambitious project Gangubai Kathiawadi on Sunday.

21 Jun 2021


'Gangubai Kathiawadi' to 'RRR': Pen Studios confirms theatrical releases

The easing of restrictions related to COVID-19 is once again encouraging filmmakers to opt for theatrical releases.

11 Jun 2021


'Bhediya,' 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' and others to resume shoot this month

Relaxation of COVID-19 restrictions in several states including Maharashtra has brought much joy to the entertainment industry.

25 May 2021


Deepika Padukone to play dacoit queen in Bhansali's 'Baiju Bawra'?

Sanjay Leela Bhansali has reportedly approached his favorite go-to person, Deepika Padukone, to play the dacoit queen Roopmati in his next venture, Baiju Bawra.

21 Apr 2021

Alia Bhatt

Sanjay Leela Bhansali signs 3-project deal with Saregama, 'Gangubai' included

Saregama will be collaborating with filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali on three upcoming projects, which include the highly-anticipated Gangubai Kathiawadi.

09 Apr 2021


'Gangubai Kathiawadi': How coronavirus became the movie's biggest villain

The second wave of coronavirus has become the biggest villain for the upcoming movie Gangubai Kathiawadi, since it affected both the director Sanjay Leela Bhansali and the lead actress Alia Bhatt.

25 Mar 2021


'Gangubai Kathiawadi': Alia Bhatt, Sanjay Leela Bhansali summoned by court

Alia Bhatt-starrer Gangubai Kathiawadi has run into trouble once again. The actress, along with director Sanjay Leela Bhansali, have been issued summons to present themselves in court on May 21.

09 Mar 2021


Sanjay Leela Bhansali contracts coronavirus, 'Gangubai Kathiawadi's shooting stopped

Since Bollywood resumed production in full swing, many celebrities have been affected by the highly contagious COVID-19.

09 Mar 2021


'Gangubai Kathiawadi': Maharashtra Congress MLA wants movie's title changed

One of the most ambitious movies of this year, Gangubai Kathiawadi, is headed for another problem, this time over its title.

01 Mar 2021


Alia Bhatt turns producer, introduces her company 'Eternal Sunshine Productions'

After impressing viewers with her performances, Alia Bhatt has now ventured into production. Yesterday, she announced the launch of her production house Eternal Sunshine Productions.

27 Feb 2021

Alia Bhatt

'Gangubai Kathiawadi': Alia Bhatt to lend voice for Bhansali's composition

Alia Bhatt is all set to lend her voice for a song in the upcoming movie Gangubai Kathiawadi.

24 Feb 2021


Alia Bhatt's 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' will release on July 30

Alia Bhatt's Gangubai Kathiawadi, one of the most anticipated Bollywood movies, will be releasing on July 30 this year. On Wednesday, the makers and Bhatt shared a poster confirming the same.

28 Dec 2020

Alia Bhatt

'Gangubai Kathiawadi': Sanjay Leela Bhansali's movie lands in legal trouble

Alia Bhatt's upcoming movie, Gangubai Kathiawadi has landed in legal trouble, as a case against the actor, filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Bhansali Productions, has been filed by Gangubai's son, Babuji Rawji Shah.

23 Apr 2020


Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' sets to be demolished?

Alia Bhatt-starrer upcoming biopic Gangubai Kathiawadi is among the many ambitious Bollywood projects to get stuck in a limbo due to the coronavirus crisis.

13 Jan 2020


No song and dance sequences in Sanjay Bhansali's 'Gangubai Kathiawadi'?

It is hard to think of a Sanjay Leela Bhansali film without picturing extravagant sets and heavy costumes.