Articles about Rajat Kapoor
Known for his roles in 'Kapoor & Sons' and 'Drishyam', Rajat Kapoor is an actor, screenwriter, director, and producer in Hindi cinema. After watching plenty of movies as a child, Kapoor decided to become a filmmaker at the age of 14. In 1985, he moved to Pune to attend the Film and Television Institute of India (FTII). Initially, Kapoor focused on his career as an actor and made a debut in parallel cinema with the movie 'Khayal Gatha' in 1989. However, he couldn't find more acting jobs and decided to start writing and directing. In 1997, he made his first full-length directorial debut with the movie 'Private Detective: Two Plus Two Plus One'. Kapoor's first popular and major acting work in the industry came with the movie 'Dil Chahta Hai' in 2001. The same year, he gained international fame by featuring in the film 'Monsoon Wedding'. In 2003, he wrote and directed 'Raghu Romeo', which went on to bag a National Film Award. In 2015 and 2016, he was seen in 'Drishyam' and 'Kapoor & Sons', respectively, which are among his most popular works. Kapoor was last seen in the web series 'Scam 1992' as an investigating officer in 2020.
30 Apr 2020
Rishi Kapoor: 10 memorable movies you can stream right away
We all have our distinct set of vivid memories from Rishi Kapoor's rich filmography.
10 Apr 2020
#MeToo failed in Bollywood, Maanvi Gaagroo's casting couch experience confirms
One would assume that in the post #MeToo era, actors would be safe from unsolicited advances, but sadly that is not the case as actor Maanvi Gaagroo, famous for her roles in TVF Tripling and Four More Shots Please, has revealed.
20 Nov 2018
Patriarchal-society doesn't allow heroes, heroines to have same shelf-life: Preity
Bollywood actress Preity Zinta says if female actors devote as much time as their male counterparts to the film career, it would be possible for heroines to have a longer shelf life.
11 Oct 2018
Asrani doesn't want #MeToo to be taken seriously. We disagree
Bollywood's #MeToo movement has swept the industry by exposing the dark side of the glamour world.
09 Oct 2018
#MeToo: MAMI removes AIB, Rajat Kapoor's films from its line-up
The Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI) announced yesterday that the festival has decided to drop AIB's 'Chintu Ka Birthday' and Rajat Kapoor's 'Kadakh' from its showcase as #MeToo storm gathers speed.
08 Oct 2018
#BollywoodExposed: Ex-Bigg Boss contestant Zulfi Syed accused of sexual misconduct
As Bollywood's #MeToo campaign continues to create ripples in the industry, several celebrities have been unmasked off their dark side.
08 Oct 2018
#MeToo: HT's Prashant Jha steps down after sexual misconduct allegations
India's #MeToo movement is gathering momentum.
08 Oct 2018
Vikas Bahl controversy: Sonam-Kangana get into war of words
Bollywood's #MeToo campaign led by Tanushree Dutta has taken over the industry in full force.
08 Oct 2018
After Nana, Vikas Bahl, Rajat Kapoor accused of sexual misconduct
Tanushree Dutta's sexual harassment allegations against Nana Patekar have initiated a firestorm in the industry, giving birth to Bollywood's own #MeToo campaign.
30 Jul 2018
I would love to do Mithali Raj's biopic: Taapsee Pannu
Actor Taapsee Pannu said she would love to do a biopic on Indian women's cricket team captain Mithali Raj, but believes it is too early to talk about the project.
16 Jul 2018
Will SRK make Ra.One's sequel? Director says it's possible
Filmmaker Anubhav Sinha said the idea of a sequel to his superhero film "Ra.One" has not been ruled out as he and superstar Shah Rukh Khan are always discussing it.
21 May 2018
'Mulk' first look: Taapsee Pannu looks promising as a lawyer
After enthralling us all with her compelling act in 'Pink', Taapsee Pannu is back to the courtroom for 'Mulk', the first look of which was revealed today.
04 May 2018
Will Sidharth bounce back with Vikram Batra biopic, 'Shotgun Shaadi'?
After showing a lot of promise at the start of his career, Sidharth Malhotra has fallen out of favor.
29 Mar 2018
Anushka Sharma's horror flick 'Pari' set for release in Russia
Anushka Sharma starrer 'Pari' is all set to become the first-ever female-led Indian film to open in Russia.
26 Mar 2018
Anushka Sharma's 'Pari' to be remade in Tamil
Anushka Sharma starrer 'Pari' was touted to be a game-changer for the horror genre in Bollywood but did not quite live up to the expectations upon its release.
03 Mar 2018
Anushka Sharma's 'Pari' takes a steady opening
Anushka Sharma's 'Pari' has opened on the similar lines of her last two production ventures 'NH 10' and 'Phillauri.' The horror film has collected Rs. 4.36 crore on its first day.
03 Mar 2018
Anushka Sharma's thriller 'Pari' not to be screened in Pakistan
Pakistan has banned Anushka Sharma's thriller film 'Pari', which released to mixed reviews in India on Friday.
15 Feb 2018
'Pari' trailer: Anushka Sharma's blood-curdling avatar will haunt you
Anushka Sharma has come to the rescue of all the discontented lovers of the horror genre in India.
10 Jan 2018
Anushka Sharma doesn't look like a Pari in 'Pari'
After spending some heavenly moments in various parts of the world, Anushka is all set to resume shooting of her pending films 'Zero' and 'Sui Dhaaga'.
17 Aug 2017
Actor Rajat Kapoor wants a moment of your time
Before the term alternative or Indie cinema became popular, in 2003 a film named Raghu Romeo was released.