Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra

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'Toofaan' teaser out: Farhan Akhtar shines in intense sports drama

13 Mar 2021

'Toofaan' teaser out: Farhan Akhtar shines in intense sports drama

A teaser of Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra directorial Toofaan got dropped yesterday.

Farhan's 'Toofaan' will release on May 21 on Amazon Prime

10 Mar 2021

Farhan's 'Toofaan' will release on May 21 on Amazon Prime

While many movies are securing theatrical release dates after the Centre eased pandemic-related restrictions, many are still sticking to the OTT platforms.

Delhi HC seeks response from TV channels on producers' plea

09 Nov 2020

Delhi HC seeks response from TV channels on producers' plea

The Delhi High Court on Monday issued notices to Republic TV and Times Now, asking them to respond to Bollywood producers' plea seeking to restrain the news channels from making allegedly irresponsible and derogatory remarks about the film industry.

Top Bollywood filmmakers file case against Republic TV, Times Now

12 Oct 2020

Top Bollywood filmmakers file case against Republic TV, Times Now

More than 30 leading Bollywood filmmakers have filed a case in the Delhi High Court against two top news channels over their coverage of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case investigation.

'Masakali 2.0': Reminding of efforts, Rahman gracefully slams new version

09 Apr 2020

'Masakali 2.0': Reminding of efforts, Rahman gracefully slams new version

Tanishk Bagchi has done it again!

Once lost a role for being "too fair": Divya Dutta

15 Jan 2020

Once lost a role for being "too fair": Divya Dutta

National Award-winning actress Divya Dutta is one of the most talented and versatile actresses working today in Bollywood.

Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar to get married in 2020?

12 Jan 2020

Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar to get married in 2020?

Actors Farhan Akhtar and Shibani Dandekar are all set to tie the knot by the end of this year, according to reports. The two have been dating for around two years now.

#HappyBirthdayRahman: Celebrating the man, his music and magic

06 Jan 2020

#HappyBirthdayRahman: Celebrating the man, his music and magic

Call him what you may, Mozart of Madras, Isai Puyal (musical storm) or Allah Rakha Rahman, he rules over millions of hearts.

8 Bollywood films to look forward to in 2020

04 Jan 2020

8 Bollywood films to look forward to in 2020

Given the stage set by 2018 in terms of exciting content-driven cinema, 2019 was a boring and disappointing year for Bollywood films. With a pool of shoddy biopics and cringeworthy comedies, the year 2019 was rather unremarkable.

People call for boycott of Farhan Akhtar's 'Toofan': Here's why

03 Jan 2020

People call for boycott of Farhan Akhtar's 'Toofan': Here's why

Even as Farhan Akhtar shared his much-awaited first look from the upcoming sports film Toofan, a section of netizens wasn't quite pleased with Farhan and his film.

Farhan Akhtar shares his first look from sports film 'Toofan'

02 Jan 2020

Farhan Akhtar shares his first look from sports film 'Toofan'

On Thursday, Farhan Akhtar gave an amazing New Year gift to his fans, as he shared his first look from the upcoming sports-drama film Toofan. Farhan will be seen playing the role of a professional boxer in the movie.

Police complaint filed against Farhan Akhtar over anti-CAA tweet

21 Dec 2019

Police complaint filed against Farhan Akhtar over anti-CAA tweet

On Friday, a police complaint was filed against actor/director Farhan Akhtar for allegedly posting seditious content and distorting facts about the newly-implemented Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA).

Visuals from Jamia not pleasant: Taapsee Pannu on anti-CAA protests

20 Dec 2019

Visuals from Jamia not pleasant: Taapsee Pannu on anti-CAA protests

Actor Taapsee Pannu has opened up about the ongoing countrywide protests against the newly-implemented Citizenship Amendment Act (CAA) and the police brutality on the protesting students of Jamia Millia Islamia University in New Delhi.

Rishi Kapoor opens up on work and film choices

01 Dec 2019

Rishi Kapoor opens up on work and film choices

Starting his career as a child artist in his father and the legendary showman Raj Kapoor's movie Mera Naam Joker (1970), Rishi Kapoor has come a long way in his journey with films.

Farhan Akhtar trains tirelessly for his next sport flick, 'Toofan'

28 Jul 2019

Farhan Akhtar trains tirelessly for his next sport flick, 'Toofan'

Farhan Akhtar, who will be seen in Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's Toofan, is sweating hard for this upcoming sports drama.

'Mere Pyare Prime Minister' isn't political film: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra

17 Feb 2019

'Mere Pyare Prime Minister' isn't political film: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is aware that his upcoming Mere Pyare Prime Minster can get politicized owing to its title but the filmmaker insists that the film is a "true blue socially relevant" project.

SRK's 'Don 3' not being made, director Farhan Akhtar clarifies

07 Feb 2019

SRK's 'Don 3' not being made, director Farhan Akhtar clarifies

It's been a couple of months since reports about Shah Rukh Khan preparing for the third installment of Don franchise are doing the rounds.

'Merey Pyare Prime Minister' to release on December 14

25 Sep 2018

'Merey Pyare Prime Minister' to release on December 14

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra's 'Merey Pyare Prime Minister' is set to hit the screens on December 14.

Instead of Milkha Singh, Bengal textbook mentions Farhan Akhtar

19 Aug 2018

Instead of Milkha Singh, Bengal textbook mentions Farhan Akhtar

In an astonishing incident which puts the spotlight on the poor education system, a West Bengal textbook put Farhan Akhtar's photo while portraying Milkha Singh, the legendary sprinter.

'Fanney Khan' clears Supreme Court roadblock, will release this Friday

01 Aug 2018

'Fanney Khan' clears Supreme Court roadblock, will release this Friday

'Fanney Khan' release had recently been jeopardized due to a civil suit between the producers.

Can 'Sanju' beat these 5 Indian biopics?

26 Jun 2018

Can 'Sanju' beat these 5 Indian biopics?

Ranbir Kapoor's 'Sanju' is arguably the most eagerly-awaited biopic in recent times. The buzz for the Rajkumar Hirani directorial is unprecedented and a tsunami is expected at the box office on June 29.

Fanne Khan: Everything you need to know about this Aishwarya-starrer

10 Dec 2017

Fanne Khan: Everything you need to know about this Aishwarya-starrer

Starring Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Anil Kapoor and Rajkummar Rao in lead roles, the logo of the movie 'Fanne Khan' was recently unveiled on Twitter.

'Rang De Basanti' chosen for first Mauritius Film Festival

08 Oct 2017

'Rang De Basanti' chosen for first Mauritius Film Festival

To mark the 50th anniversary of its independence, Mauritius is holding the first ever Mauritius International Film Festival during October 5-8.