Articles about Gauri Shinde

Gauri Shinde is an Indian film director and screenwriter who predominantly works in the Hindi film industry. She was born on July 6, 1974, in Pune and completed her graduation from Symbiosis Institute of Mass Communication. After her college life ended, Shinde started getting passionate about filmmaking and thought of taking it up as a career. Following this, she shifted to Mumbai and bagged an internship under documentary filmmaker Siddharth Kak. Soon after this, she started working with different advertising agencies like Lowe Lintas, IBW, and Bates Clarion, where R. Balki was the creative director. She worked in more than 100 short films and advertising films. One of her short films ‘Oh Man!’ was also selected for the Berlin Film Festival. In 2012, she made her Bollywood debut as a director in the Indian comedy-drama film ‘English Vinglish.’ She received the Filmfare Award for Best Debut Director and the Laadli National Media Awards for Gender Sensitivity for the film. The film was also shortlisted as India’s official entry for the Academy Awards in the category of Best Foreign language film. In 2016, she directed the coming-of-age drama film ‘Dear Zindagi.’ In 2007, she got married to R. Balki.

'Chup' teaser: Dulquer Salmaan is scorned lover in psychological thriller

09 Jul 2022

Entertainment
'Chup' teaser: Dulquer Salmaan is scorned lover in psychological thriller

The teaser of psychological thriller Chup: Revenge of the Artist was unveiled on Saturday (July 9), on the occasion of legendary director-actor Guru Dutt's 97th birth anniversary.

'English Vinglish' to 'Queen': 5 movies that should have sequel

09 Jan 2022

Entertainment
'English Vinglish' to 'Queen': 5 movies that should have sequel

Bollywood has churned out many interesting films, but sometimes, the climaxes of these movies have an open ending, like in Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Photograph.

R. Balki, Gauri Shinde announce collaboration with Pranab Kapadia

17 Jun 2021

Entertainment
R. Balki, Gauri Shinde announce collaboration with Pranab Kapadia

Filmmaker couple R. Balki and Gauri Shinde on Thursday said they have partnered with media business veteran Pranab Kapadia as co-producer for their upcoming films to be made under their banner Hope Productions.

KJo, SRK convinced director to replace an actor with Alia?

10 Jul 2020

Entertainment
KJo, SRK convinced director to replace an actor with Alia?

Alia Bhatt, who has been at the receiving end of criticism due to the ongoing nepotism debate in the film industry, has landed into another controversy.

'Dear Zindagi' turns two: Looking back at lessons it taught

25 Nov 2018

Entertainment
'Dear Zindagi' turns two: Looking back at lessons it taught

In 2016, director Gauri Shinde gifted cine lovers two characters that are loved even now, Kaira and Dr. Jug, played by Alia Bhatt and Shah Rukh Khan respectively.

IFFI 2018: Bollywood bigwigs to take classes, deliver sessions

19 Nov 2018

Entertainment
IFFI 2018: Bollywood bigwigs to take classes, deliver sessions

Prasoon Joshi, Meghna Gulzar, David Dhawan, and Shoojit Sircar are among some of the Bollywood personalities who will attend the 49th IFFI as part of the movie gala's Masterclasses and In-Conversations sessions.

Nandita Das' father Padma Bhushan Jatin Das accused of sexual-harassment

16 Oct 2018

India
Nandita Das' father Padma Bhushan Jatin Das accused of sexual-harassment

With its ascend in India, #MeToo has exposed what life is for women in the country, and now another renowned personality has found his name in the wall of shame.

Sujata Kumar, Sridevi's 'English Vinglish' sibling, dies after battling cancer

20 Aug 2018

Entertainment
Sujata Kumar, Sridevi's 'English Vinglish' sibling, dies after battling cancer

Actress Sujata Kumar, who played Sridevi's sister in 'English Vinglish' and appeared in many shows, passed away on Sunday after battling cancer.

Brother-in-law Sanjay says Sridevi had no history of heart ailment

25 Feb 2018

Entertainment
Brother-in-law Sanjay says Sridevi had no history of heart ailment

The family members of Sridevi are not able to fathom her untimely demise as the legendary actress did not have any history of heart attack.

As Shah Rukh Khan diversifies, what becomes of the actor?

24 Jan 2018

Entertainment
As Shah Rukh Khan diversifies, what becomes of the actor?

Shah Rukh Khan, today, is a successful businessman with an impressive filmography wanting to explore newer opportunities in sports, television and now social work.

What's making rounds in the entertainment world?

12 Dec 2016

Entertainment
What's making rounds in the entertainment world?

King Khan of Bollywood met with MNS Chief Raj Thackerey to clear out roadblocks regarding his upcoming movie, 'Raees'.

What happened in Delhi today?

22 Nov 2016

Delhi
What happened in Delhi today?

As parking collections take a hit in Delhi, Gurugram's auto-market revives business with the help of digital payments.

Bollywood movies with Pakistan artistes won't be screened

15 Oct 2016

India
Bollywood movies with Pakistan artistes won't be screened

The soon-to-be-released Dharma Productions movie, Ae Dil Hai Mushkil, has run into trouble with the Cinema Owners Association of India (COAI).