Articles about Kalki Koechlin
Kalki Koechlin is an Indian-origin French actress and writer who predominantly works in the Hindi film industry. She is the recipient of several accolades including two Screen Awards, a Filmfare Award, and a National Film Award. Koechlin was born on January 10, 1984, in Pondicherry to French parents who later settled in India. She completed her education at Goldsmiths, University of London. After completing her studies, she moved to Mumbai and worked with theater directors Ajay Krishnan and Atul Kumar. Koechlin made her big screen debut in 2009 with Anurag Kashyap’s black comedy film ‘Dev.D,’ which made her win the Filmfare Award for Best Supporting Actress. Following this, she went on to appear in films like ‘The Film Emotional Atyachar,’ ‘Shaitan,’ ‘Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara,’ ‘That Girl in Yellow Boots,’ ‘Shanghai,’ and ‘My Friend Pinto.’ She also expanded her career into screenwriting with the 2011 film ‘The Girl in Yellow Boots.’ In 2013, she gained success and popularity with ‘Ek Thi Daayan,’ and ‘Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani.’ Koechlin is also passionate about writing poems and has also written a book titled ‘Elephant in the Womb.’
11 Aug 2021
If 'Sacred Games' S03 happens, what can be the storyline?
Sacred Games, India's first Netflix original binge-worthy series, debuted in 2018, with the second season releasing on August 15, 2019.
02 Jun 2021
'A Death in the Gunj' turns 4: Attacks toxic-masculinity boisterously
Konkona Sen Sharma stepped into the arena of direction with the layered, sensitive, nuanced film, A Death in the Gunj.
08 May 2021
Kalki Koechlin working on maiden book 'Elephant In The Womb'
Actor Kalki Koechlin is making her debut as an author with an illustrated non-fiction book on motherhood, publisher Penguin Random House India (PRHI) announced on Saturday.
03 Dec 2020
Neena Gupta and Kalki Koechlin to team up for 'Goldfish'
Actors Neena Gupta and Kalki Koechlin are all set to share the screen for the first time in an upcoming British-American project titled Goldfish.
21 Sep 2020
Payal Ghosh to file FIR against Kashyap for sexual assault
Bollywood actor Payal Gosh will file a police complaint against filmmaker Anurag Kashyap for allegedly sexually assaulting her in the past.
30 Jun 2020
Farhan slams Abhay for take on 'ZNMD' and award shows
Recently, Abhay Deol expressed his disappointment with Bollywood award shows, revealing that he and co-star Farhan Akhtar were "demoted" to "Supporting Actors" for Zoya Akhtar's 2011 movie Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, a tale of three friends.
19 Jun 2020
Boycotted awards because I was nominated as supporting actor: Abhay
Abhay Deol, who has a reputation for calling a spade a spade, has once again taken a dig at how the movie business works.
09 Feb 2020
Kalki Koechlin and boyfriend Guy Hershberg welcome baby girl
Bollywood actor Kalki Koechlin has been blessed with a baby girl.
28 Dec 2019
Five of the best women-centric Bollywood films (from 2011-19)
In a largely male-dominated society such as ours, women have struggled to raise their voice, not only on the streets, but even in literary and cinematic works.
17 Dec 2019
Ranveer Singh-Alia Bhatt's 'Gully Boy' out of Oscars 2020 race
Gully Boy, which was India's official entry to Oscars 2020 for the "Best International feature" category, is out of the race, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced.
02 Oct 2019
Here's how ex-husband Anurag Kashyap reacted to Kalki's pregnancy
Former spouses Anurag Kashyap and Kalki Koechlin are a true example of how to carry personal and professional lives gracefully even after a divorce.
29 Sep 2019
Kalki Koechlin announces pregnancy; will opt for water birth
Bollywood actor Kalki Koechlin has revealed that she is five months pregnant with boyfriend Guy Hershberg.
04 Sep 2019
Kalki is indeed dating Guy Hershberg, announces it on Instagram
Kalki Koechlin, who recently grabbed headlines for her performance in web-series Sacred Games 2, is once again in the limelight.
09 Jul 2019
'Sacred Games 2' trailer released, to air on August 15
Streaming giant Netflix has released the much-awaited trailer of its maiden Indian original series, Sacred Games' second season.
21 May 2019
'Laal Kaptaan' first look out, Saif impresses as a sadhu
The first look of Saif Ali Khan's next, Laal Kaptaan, got released yesterday, and has him sporting the look of a naga sanyasi, with hair tied up in a bun on top, face smeared with ash, and a red teeka on the forehead.
10 May 2019
Netflix, OnePlus launch posters of 'Sacred Games' Season 2
Days after dropping the first teaser of their hit thriller series, Sacred Games, Netflix, in partnership with OnePlus, has revealed the character posters of the show's protagonist, Inspector Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan), and antagonist Ganesh Gaitonde (Nawazuddin Siddiqui).
07 May 2019
'Sacred Games' Season 2 teaser released. Here's what we know
It has been almost a year since Netflix dropped its Indian thriller series Sacred Games, directed by Vikramaditya Motwane and Anurag Kashyap, and we've all been waiting for the second season to come out ever since.
10 Mar 2019
#MadeInHeaven unravels the ugly truth underneath big-fat Indian weddings
Every middle-class Indian, like this writer, wonders what all really goes into the making of those extravagant, too-good-to-be-true big fat Indian weddings.
19 Feb 2019
Bollywood's money-spinner Gully Boy's Telugu remake on cards?
Ranveer Singh is the man of the hour, courtesy the massive success of his recent release Gully Boy.
16 Feb 2019
Will Smith is bowled over by money-spinner 'Gully Boy'
With a strong word of mouth, Gully Boy emerged as the highest opener of 2019.
15 Feb 2019
#GullyBoy review: This Mumbai-underdog film will leave you deeply inspired
Zoya Akhtar's latest outing Gully Boy, like much of her filmography so far, is set in a big city- a city so big that it makes it excruciating for people like Murad (Ranveer Singh) to even dream in the backdrop of their grim realities.
24 Jan 2019
Signed 'Gully Boy' because of original 'Mere Gully Main': Ranveer
Gully Boy is one of 2019's most awaited films and actor Ranveer Singh says it was the original Mere Gully Mein track that had him hooked.
17 Jan 2019
Amazon Prime-Video's series 'Made in Heaven' to release in March
Amazon Prime Video has offered the first look of its upcoming India Original series Made in Heaven.
09 Jan 2019
'Gully Boy' trailer speaks of rap, struggles, love and rebels
After raising the curiosity of fans with the short teaser of song Asli Hip Hop, the official trailer of Zoya Akhtar's Gully Boy dropped online today and it's gripping.
05 Jan 2019
Rapper Divine on 'Gully Boy' teaser: Ranveer looks so real
Is there anything Ranveer Singh can't do? That was the first thought that came to our minds after watching the teaser of his upcoming release Gully Boy.
04 Jan 2019
Deepika on Ranveer's 'Gully Boy' teaser: You are unstoppable
After basking in the commendable success of Simmba, Ranveer Singh is here with his next project, Gully Boy.
04 Jan 2019
'Gully Boy' announces trailer date with hip-hop music
Gully Boy is the upcoming film directed by Zoya Akhtar, and marks the first collaboration between the hugely talented Ranveer Singh and Alia Bhatt.
17 Nov 2018
Actors should trust each other before shooting intimate scenes: Kalki
Kalki Koechlin says it's extremely important for actors to trust each other before shooting intimate scenes and believes such a practice should be made mandatory in the film industry.
13 Sep 2018
'Manmarziyaan': Why Big B praised Vicky, Taapsee, but not Abhishek
Anurag Kashyap directed 'Manmarziyaan' recently caught the eye of Amitabh Bachchan, and he was full of emotions after watching the film.
08 Sep 2018
Women are still looked at as the weaker sex: Kalki
Actor Kalki Koechlin believes society has built the institution of marriage in a way where women are still looked at as the weaker sex.
20 Apr 2018
#MeToo has reached Pakistan. Will it ever come to Bollywood?
Pakistani singer Meesha Shafi accused singer-actor Ali Zafar of repeated sexual misconduct on Twitter yesterday.
16 Apr 2018
B-town celebs hit streets to protest against Kathua, Unnao rapes
Several Bollywood celebrities, including Rajkummar Rao, Twinkle Khanna, and Kalki Koechlin, joined a protest to demand justice for the victims in the Kathua and Unnao rape cases, which have caused nation-wide outrage.
15 Jan 2018
Kalki Koechlin opens up about sexual abuse in Bollywood
Kalki Koechlin, who is known for her unabashed opinion, recently spoke about the prevalent sexual harassment in Bollywood. She also elaborated on why people don't open up about it.
14 Jun 2017
Anurag Kashyap in live-in relationship with 23-year-old Shubhra Shetty
Anurag Kashyap, known for making films that break stereotypes, has an unconventional love-life too!
24 Apr 2017
Why are Bollywood biggies turning to web shorts?
There has been a dramatic rise in the number of web series and short films in recent times as more and more artistes take to the uncensored, free platform.
15 Apr 2017
ASCI guidelines to prevent companies from making exaggerated claims
Advertising Standards Council of India (ASCI) in a welcome move has issued a series of guidelines to finally prevent the exaggerated claims made by the companies in their ads.
05 Oct 2016
Boxing legend, Mary Kom, molested multiple times
Mary Kom, in an open letter written to her young sons, made disconcerting revelations about being subjected to molestation multiple times in her home state, Manipur and while living in Delhi and Haryana.