Paresh Rawal: News

One of the most notable actors, comedians, and film producers, Paresh Rawal, is not only a well-known name in India but in many countries worldwide. Hailing from Mumbai, Rawal started his career in the film industry in 1985 with the movie 'Arjun' as a supporting actor. The next year, he was seen in the blockbuster film 'Naam' that gave him fame and attention in Hindi cinema. After the release of 'Naam', there was no looking back for Rawal. He was cast in 'Andaz Apna Apna' for a double role and went on to appear in more than a hundred movies throughout the decade. Later, in 2000, he was featured in 'Hera Pheri', which gave him fame as a comedian. Over the next decade, he appeared in many successful as well as flop films. However, his role in the 2012 film 'OMG: Oh My God!', which was a success at the Box Office, was much appreciated. In 2018, he played the role of Sanjay Dutt's father in his biopic 'Sanju'. In 2020, he was appointed the Chairperson of the National School of Drama by President Ram Nath Kovind.

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16 Jun 2024

Akshay Kumar

'Welcome 3's release pushed back: VFX work causes major hold-up

The much-anticipated Bollywood film, Welcome To The Jungle (WTTJ), starring Akshay Kumar, is expected to be delayed from its original release date of December 20.

14 Jun 2024

Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar's 'Sarfira' gets new poster and trailer launch date

The first poster of Akshay Kumar's highly anticipated film, Sarfira, has been unveiled.

20 May 2024

Lok Sabha Elections

LS Elections: Paresh Rawal casts vote, advocates penalties for non-voters

In the fifth phase of the Lok Sabha Elections 2024, a slew of celebrities came out to vote in Mumbai on Monday morning.

03 May 2024

Vaani Kapoor

Vaani Kapoor-Paresh Rawal-Aparshakti Khurana to star in comedy-drama 'Badtameez Gill'

Vaani Kapoor, known for her acclaimed performance in Chandigarh Kare Aashiqui, is set to broaden her horizons by playing the lead in the upcoming comedy-drama Badtameez Gill.

15 Apr 2024

Soni Razdan

'Hero Heeroine': Divya Khosla Kumar's character reportedly inspired by Vyjayanthimala

Divya Khosla Kumar is dominating headlines due to her involvement in Suresh Krissna's upcoming bilingual film, Hero Heeroine.

31 Mar 2024

Hera Pheri

24 years of 'Hera Pheri': Why Priyadarshan's classic remains evergreen

Priyadarshan's beloved cult-classic Hera Pheri, the first in the series of his many comedy gems, was released on this day in 2000.

13 Feb 2024

Bollywood

'Sarfira': Akshay Kumar-Radhika Madan starrer gets release date

The Khiladi of Bollywood, Akshay Kumar is known for starring in multiple films in a calendar year and 2024 is no different.

10 Feb 2024

Vaani Kapoor

Vaani Kapoor, Paresh Rawal, Aparshakti Khurana to lead family dramedy

Vaani Kapoor, Paresh Rawal, and Aparshakti Khurana are gearing up to star in a captivating family dramedy directed by Navjot Gulati.

22 Dec 2023

OTT releases

Paresh Rawal-starrer 'Shastry Viruddh Shastry's OTT premiere date out

There are a few cinematic gems that get lost in translation when adapted into a new language.

02 Dec 2023

Bollywood

Paresh Rawal on 'Hera Pheri 3,' nepotism, survival in Bollywood

From starring in art films to playing notorious villains and creating a niche for himself through comedy films, is there anything Paresh Rawal cannot do?

21 Nov 2023

Bollywood

Paresh Rawal reveals release date of 'Hera Pheri 3'

Veterean actor Paresh Rawal is set to return as Baburao Ganpatrao Apte and fans are waiting eagerly for Hera Pheri 3.

10 Nov 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Aankh Micholi' struggles in vain

Aankh Micholi is a recent addition to the list of blink-and-miss films in Bollywood. The Mrunal Thakur-headlined film generated no buzz and was not promoted well by the makers.

09 Nov 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Aankh Micholi' to exit theaters soon

The year 2023 is deemed to be Bollywood's return on the box office track. On one side, we have had three all-time blockbusters with the '90s superstars dominating the scene and on the other hand several mid-budget films emerged to be a box office wonder.

08 Nov 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Aankh Micholi' gets lost amid bad reviews

Mrunal Thakur is currently one of the most sought-after actors in India. She started from television and is now working on stellar projects across film industries.

07 Nov 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Aankh Micholi' set to be a disaster

Mrunal Thakur is one of the most versatile actors in the current generation and the actor has been doing various kinds of work across industries in India. However, her recently released comedy film Aankh Micholi is set to be the next box office disaster.

04 Nov 2023

Umesh Shukla

Box office: Mrunal Thakur's 'Aankh Micholi' collects  only Rs. 20L

Aankh Micholi, directed by Umesh Shukla, fell flat on its face on Friday.

03 Nov 2023

Movie Review

'Shastry Viruddh Shastry' review: Strong performances but predictable and overlong

Directed by Nandita Roy and Shiboprasad Mukherjee, the Hindi drama Shastry Viruddh Shastry is an adaptation of the Bengali film Posto.

25 Oct 2023

Upcoming Movies

Paresh Rawal's 'Shastry Virudh Shastry' trailer promises emotional legal battle

The clash between career and familial responsibilities will take center stage in the forthcoming family courtroom drama, Shastry Virudh Shastry.

21 Oct 2023

Umesh Shukla

'OMG!': Why Akshay Kumar was unsure about playing god

OMG - Oh My God! (2012) is considered a landmark film of Hindi cinema.

15 Oct 2023

Chiranjeevi

Chiranjeevi-Sonali Bendre's 'Shankar Dada MBBS' to re-release in cinemas soon

Fans of megastar Chiranjeevi, it is time to mark your calendars!

20 Sep 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Dream Girl 2' shows negligible growth

Ayushmann Khurrana is back at the box office with a bang!

19 Sep 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Dream Girl 2' is struggling badly

Ayushmann Khurrana has been one of the most successful actors of the last decade. Pre-pandemic the actor became a box office success machine. However, his last few projects tanked at the box office and now Dream Girl 2 has emerged to be a much-needed comeback.

18 Sep 2023

Bollywood

Mrunal-Abhimanyu's 'Aankh Micholi' first look poster out; release date inside

Umesh Shukla, known for films like OMG and 102 Not Out, is gearing up to release his next family entertainer, Aankh Micholi.

15 Sep 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Dream Girl 2's dream-run to end soon

Ayushmann Khurrana has been the biggest revelation of the last decade. The breakout star made a name in the industry and carved his own niche. His recent release Dream Girl 2 marked his comeback at the box office after a barrage of flops.

10 Sep 2023

Movie Review

#NewsBytesRecommends: 'Woh Chokri'—ahead of its time, propelled by stunning performances

Subankar Ghosh's 1994 art film and the recipient of three National Film Awards, Woh Chokri is a peep into the time that seems far away but perhaps isn't so, thanks to societal constructs.

09 Sep 2023

Akshay Kumar

'Welcome To The Jungle': Announcement video, release date out!

On his birthday on Saturday, Akshay Kumar gave a return gift to his fans by unveiling the announcement promo and release date of Welcome To The Jungle, one of his most awaited films.

08 Sep 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Dream Girl 2' gets sidelined by 'Jawan'

Ayushmann Khurrana made a brilliant comeback at the box office with Dream Girl 2. The quirky comedy received viewers' love and the franchise pedigree helped in its box office collection.

07 Sep 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Dream Girl 2' on money minting spree

Ayushmann Khurrana has clocked another Rs. 100 crore at the global box office!

06 Sep 2023

Box Office Collection

Box office collection: 'Dream Girl 2' is slaying with ease

Ayushmann Khurrana is a major breakout star in Bollywood who has solidified his foot in the last decade.

04 Sep 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Dream Girl 2' winning hearts and capturing theaters

Ayushmann Khurrana is a major breakout star in Bollywood and has made his niche over the years. His recent quirky comedy-drama Dream Girl 2 has emerged to be a box office success and is currently inching toward the Rs. 100 crore mark at the Indian box office.

03 Sep 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Dream Girl 2' struggling to reach Rs. 100cr

The month of August witnessed fierce competition at the theaters with the head-to-head clash of Gadar 2 and OMG 2.

01 Sep 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Dream Girl 2' shows exponential growth on weekdays

Ayushmann Khurrana's Dream Girl 2 has achieved one of the rare phenomena at the box office. The movie has shown exponential growth on every weekday which is considered to be a great thing for any project.

31 Aug 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Dream Girl 2' shows rise on Raksha Bandhan

Ayushmann Khurrana is finally back at the box office with a bang!

30 Aug 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Dream Girl 2' shows slight growth on Tuesday

Dream Girl 2 has been a perfect comic breather for viewers amid a barrage of action dramas. The light-hearted comedy-drama also marked Ayushmann Khurrana's return at the box office and the movie is raking in well.

29 Aug 2023

OTT releases

When and where to watch 'Dream Girl 2' on OTT

Dream Girl 2 marks Ayushmann Khurrana's return at the box office. The actor has emerged to become a major movie star in the last decade and has carved his own niche in Bollywood.

29 Aug 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Dream Girl 2' fails the first Monday test

Dream Girl 2 is a much-needed commercial success for Ayushmann Khurrana as the actor has had a tumultuous phase at the box office in the recent past.

24 Aug 2023

Bollywood

#BoxOfficeBuzz: Ayushmann-Ananya's 'Dream Girl 2' promises a powerful opening

The highly anticipated sequel to Ayushmann Khurrana's Dream Girl 2, is already making waves as it has sold an impressive 27,000 tickets in major national chains like PVR, Inox, and Cinepolis.

23 Aug 2023

Bollywood

#BoxOfficeBuzz: Ayushmann-Ananya's 'Dream Girl 2' sells over 15,000 tickets

Ayushmann Khurrana is the breakout star of Bollywood in the last decade. The actor became one of the most commercially viable actors pre-pandemic and he had the Midas touch.

21 Aug 2023

Bollywood

'Dream Girl 2's 'Jamnapaar' starring Ayushmann Khurrana is out

Ayushmann Khurrana's Dream Girl 2 is finally releasing this Friday after going through several postponements. The makers are promoting the movie in full swing and now they have released a new song titled Jamnapaar.

01 Aug 2023

Bollywood

Ayushmann-Ananya's 'Dream Girl 2' trailer promises a marvelous joy ride

Ayushmann Khurrana is a breakout star who has carved his niche over the last decade. His upcoming film Dream Girl 2 is a quirky comedy and has been in the buzz. After numerous postponements and rigorous marketing campaigns, the makers have finally dropped the trailer.

31 Jul 2023

Bollywood

'Dream Girl 2' poster featuring Ananya-Ayushmann unveiled; exciting details inside

Ayushmann Khurrana's Dream Girl 2 is finally gearing up for its release after a barrage of postponements. The makers are currently in full-on promotions mood and now they have unveiled a new poster featuring Ananya Panday.

17 Jul 2023

Bollywood

Arshad Warsi spills beans on 'Welcome 3,' 'Jolly LLB 3'

It seems like an exciting Monday for Bollywood geeks!

07 Jul 2023

Bollywood

Akshay Kumar's 'Soorarai Pottru' remake postponed; gets new release date

Akshay Kumar is the superstar of all seasons. The actor's pipeline is always loaded with chunks of films. Even though he is having a tough time at the box office post-pandemic, his lineup looks solid.

03 Jul 2023

Akshay Kumar

'OMG 2': Akshay Kumar drops new poster, teaser coming soon

Khiladi Kumar is all set to grace theaters with his highly-anticipated OMG 2 on August 11.

30 May 2023

Akshay Kumar

Happy birthday, Paresh Rawal: Celebrating iconic actor's best comedic roles

With his impeccable timing and uproarious performances, Bollywood actor Paresh Rawal has established himself as one of the finest actors with immense comedic brilliance in the industry.

26 Feb 2023

Hera Pheri

Cast, potential plot, director: Everything about Akshay-Suniel-Paresh's 'Hera Pheri 3'

The Hera Pheri franchise has been living up to its title and has been embroiled in a net of endless conjectures.

25 Feb 2023

Anees Bazmee

Director Anees Bazmee reveals why he rejected 'Hera Pheri 3'

The Hera Pheri franchise has been living up to its title lately.

25 Feb 2023

Bollywood

Sanjay Dutt likely to star in 'Hera Pheri 3'

Ever since the news of Hera Pheri 3 going on floors started making the rounds, fans have been rooting for the much-awaited third installment of the cult classic franchise.

24 Feb 2023

Hera Pheri

Kartik won't appear in 'Hera Pheri 3,' Paresh Rawal confirms

After several months of hera pheri with the casting of the third installment of Hera Pheri, the original trio of Paresh Rawal, Akshay Kumar, and Suniel Shetty reunited for Hera Pheri 3 recently.

23 Feb 2023

Bollywood Films

'Hera Pheri 3': Fans launch petition demanding Priyadarshan's return 

The seemingly never-ending discourse around Hera Pheri 3 has now taken an entirely new turn.

22 Feb 2023

Bollywood

'Hera Pheri-3' BTS photo out! Seen Raju, Shyam, Baburao yet

All Hera Pheri fans were manifesting Akshay Kumar's return to the franchise, as there were a lot of speculations regarding the third installment.

21 Feb 2023

Bollywood

'Hera Pheri 3' shooting begins with original trio onboard: Report

Its time for all Raju, Shyam, and Babu Bhaiya stans to rise!

18 Feb 2023

Akshay Kumar

Akshay, Suniel, Paresh to reunite for 3 projects: Report

The stars may have finally aligned the right way.

06 Dec 2022

Bollywood

Paresh Rawal booked for 'cook fish for Bengalis' remark

Kolkata Police registered an FIR against BJP leader and actor Paresh Rawal on Tuesday.

05 Dec 2022

Hera Pheri

Akshay Kumar to return as Raju in 'Hera Pheri 3'?

What's a Hera Pheri franchise without Raju aka Akshay Kumar? After the success of Hera Pheri and its sequel Phir Hera Pheri, fans of the franchise were eagerly awaiting the announcement of its third installment.

03 Dec 2022

West Bengal

Complaint filed over Paresh Rawal's 'cook fish for Bengalis' remark

A case was filed against actor-politician Paresh Rawal on Friday and he was accused of spreading "hate speech" with his recent "cook fish for Bengalis" remark.

11 Nov 2022

Kartik Aaryan

'Hera Pheri-3': Paresh Rawal confirms Kartik's casting, AK fans upset

In an unexpected twist for Bollywood fans, actor Paresh Rawal confirmed on Friday that Bollywood actor Kartik Aaryan has been brought on board to play one of the lead roles in the third installment of the hit Hera Pheri franchise.

24 Jun 2022

Akshay Kumar

'Hera Pheri 3' returning with original cast: All we know

Great news for fans of the Hera Pheri franchise!

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