R Balki: News

03 Nov 2023

OTT releases

'Ghoomer': Abhishek-Saiyami's sports drama gets OTT release date

Ghoomer starring Abhishek Bachchan and Saiyami Kher in lead roles garnered praise in the film festival circuit. However, it fell flat on its face on the commercial front.

12 Sep 2023


SRK-Amitabh Bachchan collaborate in new ad; R Balki directs them

Bollywood megastars Amitabh Bachchan and Shah Rukh Khan are one of the most iconic actors and they collaborated after a long time for a commercial recently.

24 Aug 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Ghoomer 2' crashes with no signs of revival

Abhishek Bachchan is one of those actors in Bollywood who has aged like a fine wine. The actor had a tumultuous career in the first half and now he is choosing the right scripts.

22 Aug 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Ghoomer' fails to breach the Rs. 5 crore mark

Saiyami Kher is one of the most underrated actors in Bollywood and she proves the same yet again with her recent release Ghoomer. The actor delivered an impeccable performance alongside Abhishek Bachchan and the film received acclaim in the festival circuit too.

21 Aug 2023

Box Office Collection

#BoxOfficeCollection: Abhishek Bachchan's 'Ghoomer' fails to create impact

Abhishek Bachchan is one of those actors in Bollywood who found his pitch quite late. The movie star had a tumultuous career until he took a break and now has emerged as a better actor.

19 Aug 2023

Abhishek Bachchan

#BoxOfficeCollection: 'Ghoomer' fizzles out, makes less than Rs. 1cr

Abhishek Bachchan and Saiyami Kher starrer Ghoomer has fizzled out at the box office on its opening day, reportedly earning less than Rs. 1cr.

18 Aug 2023

Movie Review

#GhoomerReview: Barring pulsating climax, film fails to reach full potential

R Balki's Ghoomer is a classic case of a novel, hitherto-unexplored idea dying a slow death onscreen due to sluggish screenplay, repetitive scenes, and a mechanical, stilted tone that defines the entire film.

18 Aug 2023

Abhishek Bachchan

R Balki's 'Ghoomer': This legendary Olympic medalist inspired sports drama  

R Balki's Ghoomer is out in the theaters on Friday and has Abhishek Bachchan essaying the role of a coach, while Saiyami Kher plays a specially-abled cricketer who loses her dominant hand in an accident.

04 Aug 2023


Abhishek Bachchan shines in R Balki's 'Ghoomer' trailer

Abhishek Bachchan 2.0 has been a revelation for Indian cinephiles and the recently released trailer of Ghoomer is just another testament to the same. The upcoming sports drama has been in the buzz for some time and is slated to premiere at the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM 2023) in August.

31 Jul 2023


Saiyami Kher-Abhishek Bachchan's 'Ghoomer' posters out; release date inside

R Balki's upcoming directorial Ghoomer is in the buzz for quite some time. The film is on its festival run and now the makers have revealed its theatrical release date. The sports drama is slated to release on August 18.

IFFM 2023 to honor Kartik Aaryan; see the post here

Kartik Aaryan is one of the rising stars of Bollywood. The actor has been working for more than a decade and recently delivered a smash hit with Satyaprem Ki Katha. He is now set to grace the Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) 2023 and will receive the Rising Global Superstar of Indian Cinema Award.

Saiyami Kher-Abhishek Bachchan's 'Ghoomer' to premiere at IFFM 2023

The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) is one of the most prestigious film festivals in the world showcasing Indian cinema. Reports are rife that R Balki's upcoming directorial Ghoomer is set to premiere at the coveted festival.

06 Jul 2023


Angad Bedi-Saiyami Kher's chemistry seems mesmerizing in new 'Ghoomer' photograph

R Balki is one of the most adept directors and is currently in buzz after the release of Lust Stories 2. The director is now teaming up with Angad Bedi and Saiyami Kher for Ghoomer.

30 Jun 2023

Mrunal Thakur

'Lust Stories 2': Mrunal Thakur stresses need for sex education

Lust Stories 2 is currently in the buzz. Fans have mixed reactions to the newly released second installment of the Emmy-nominated anthology. This series follows a quartet of directors who direct four segments revolving around lust.

21 Jun 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Neena Gupta steals limelight in 'Lust Stories 2' trailer

Lust Stories marked the return of the Bombay Talkies anthology directors (Karan Johar, Dibakar Banerjee, Zoya Akhtar, Anurag Kashyap).

06 Jun 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Kajol, Neena Gupta's 'Lust Stories 2' teaser is out

Netflix's Lust Stories is finally back!

01 Apr 2023


'Ki & Ka' completes 7yrs: 5 life lessons we learned

Director R Balki's 2016 film Ki & Ka, starring Arjun Kapoor and Kareena Kapoor Khan, has completed seven years since its release.

18 Sep 2022

Upcoming Movies

R Balki's 'Chup' to have free pan-India screenings before release

In a first, filmmaker R Balki has announced free screenings of his upcoming film Chup: Revenge of the Artist on Tuesday even before its release.

05 Sep 2022

Upcoming Movies

'Chup' trailer promises a haunting, evocative, electrifying psychological thriller

After unveiling a gripping teaser in July, the makers of Dulquer Salmaaan-Shreya Dhanwanthary starrer Chup: Revenge of the Artist have dropped the film's trailer.

09 Jul 2022

Dulquer Salmaan

'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.

15 Jun 2022

Amitabh Bachchan

'Ghoomer': Seen first look of Abhishek Bachchan, Saiyami Kher yet?

Actor Saiyami Kher shared the first look of her upcoming film Ghoomer on Wednesday.

10 Oct 2021


Dulquer Salmaan-led R Balki's next titled 'Chup'

Ending all speculations, makers have officially confirmed the title of R Balki's next project featuring Dulquer Salmaan.

12 Aug 2021

Sunny Deol

Dulquer Salmaan, Sunny Deol collaborating for R Balki's first thriller

Filmmaker R Balki is back on the director's seat after his National Award-winning movie, Pad Man (2018).

17 Jun 2021


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.

17 Jul 2020


Find me better actors than Ranbir, Alia: Balki on nepotism

The debate around nepotism in the film fraternity remains fueled ever since actor Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic demise last month.

26 May 2020

Akshay Kumar

With limited crew and social-distancing, Akshay Kumar shoots in Mumbai

The coronavirus-induced lockdown restrictions have brought the movie industry to a standstill, and the future of showbiz remains uncertain, to say the least.

22 Nov 2018

Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar's Independence-Day gift 'Mission Mangal' faces lawsuit

Akshay Kumar recently announced his plans about the next Independence Day release, which would be called Mission Mangal.

13 Nov 2018


Aug 15, 2019: Release date for Akshay Kumar's 'Mission Mangal'

Akshay Kumar's next 'Mission Mangal', which is being touted as India's first space film, will release on August 15, 2019.

26 Mar 2018

Akshay Kumar

Akshay Kumar takes Twinkle Khanna on an auto-rickshaw ride

Akshay Kumar's wife Twinkle Khanna had a happening Sunday morning as the superstar turned an auto-rickshaw driver for her author-entrepreneur wife.

07 Jan 2018


Padmavat, Padman or Pari: Who'll win the box office clash?

After a lengthy battle, Deepika-Shahid-Ranveer starrer 'Padmavat' is releasing on January 25, reported Mumbai Mirror.