Articles about JP Dutta

Jyoti Prakash Dutta is an Indian film producer, writer, and director who predominantly works in Bollywood. He is the son of late filmmaker OP Dutta. He produces films under the JP Films banner. He is famous for producing war-related, patriotic, and action movies. Most of his films are multi-starrers featuring several popular actors. Dutta began his career in 1976 with the movie 'Sarhad,' but it was not released. Hence, his debut as a director and writer came with the movie 'Ghulami' that was released in 1985. Later, he directed 'Yateem', 'Batwara', 'Hathyar', and 'Kshatriya' in the late '80 and early '90s. Dutta's most popular and commercially successful film 'Border' released in 1997. The following year, he was awarded the National Award for Best Feature Film on National Integration for 'Border'. Over the years, Dutta released three Box Office hits namely, 'Refugee' (2000), 'LOC Kargil' (2003), and 'Umrao Jaan' (2006). The Indian Army gives him complete sustenance for his war and nation-based movies. In 2013, Dutta announced that he would be making a sequel to 'Border' with Sangram Singh and Ajit Sodhi.

On his birthday, Sidharth Malhotra shares first look of 'Shershaah'

16 Jan 2020

Entertainment
On his birthday, Sidharth Malhotra shares first look of 'Shershaah'

As he turned a year older, Bollywood heartthrob Sidharth Malhotra came up with a special surprise for his fans by sharing the first look posters of his passion project Shershaah.

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

22 Nov 2019

Entertainment
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.

#URITrailer: Vicky Kaushal looks promising in action-packed surgical strike movie

05 Dec 2018

Entertainment
#URITrailer: Vicky Kaushal looks promising in action-packed surgical strike movie

Vicky Kaushal, the rising star of Bollywood, is back again to impress the audience with yet another content-oriented movie - URI.

Fear is the winner: 'The Nun' beats Bollywood-releases at box-office

08 Sep 2018

Entertainment
Fear is the winner: 'The Nun' beats Bollywood-releases at box-office

The first week of September witnessed a fierce competition at the box office as Hollywood movie 'The Nun' was released along with JP Dutta's 'Paltan' and Sajid Ali's 'Laila Majnu'.

#DoseOfPatriotism: 5 Bollywood films which accurately depict the Kargil War

26 Jul 2018

Entertainment
#DoseOfPatriotism: 5 Bollywood films which accurately depict the Kargil War

The Kargil war or the 1999 Indo-Pak war is an unforgettable event in our country's history.

Watch: This teaser from JP Dutta's war-movie 'Paltan' is exceptional

07 Jul 2018

Entertainment
Watch: This teaser from JP Dutta's war-movie 'Paltan' is exceptional

JP Dutta's direction, Rahman's music, tiranga in background and handsome hunks in uniform - pretty dreams are made of stuff like this.

Sonal Chauhan joins Vidyut Jammwal, Shruti in Mahesh Manjrekar's next

02 Jun 2018

Entertainment
Sonal Chauhan joins Vidyut Jammwal, Shruti in Mahesh Manjrekar's next

"Jannat" star Sonal Chauhan joined the cast of Mahesh Manjrekar's untitled gangster drama. Vidyut Jammwal, Shruti Haasan, Naseeruddin Shah, and Amol Palekar are part of the film which recently started production.

It is challenging to play villain in 'Simmba': Sonu Sood

20 May 2018

Entertainment
It is challenging to play villain in 'Simmba': Sonu Sood

Actor Sonu Sood, who will be seen in "Simmba" as the villain, says there is more scope of performance in grey characters.