Articles about Ram Gopal Varma

Ram Gopal Varma or RGV is a film director and producer, who has been behind some pretty acclaimed films like Company, Satya, Rangeela, Sarkar, Shool and Siva, among others. His films showcase gritty reality and have technical finesse, and craft. He is also known for dramatized re-enactment of real-life incidents. Rayalaseema factionism (Rakta Charitra), 2008 Mumbai attacks (The Attacks of 26/11), Operation Cocoon (Killing Veerappan), Vijayawada riots (Vangaveeti), all stand testimony to this fact. Recently, he churned out a film on the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, titled Coronavirus. Reviewers called it a “dreary take” on the outbreak, which is currently wreaking havoc across the globe. RGV has also released his pending projects like Naked, Mia Malkova's CLIMAX, on RGV World.

'Dhahanam': Trailer for Ram Gopal Varma's web series is out

02 Apr 2022

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'Dhahanam': Trailer for Ram Gopal Varma's web series is out

Popular filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is finally coming up with his first web series, Dhahanam.

Release of Ram Gopal Varma's martial arts film, 'Ladki,' deferred

03 Dec 2021

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Release of Ram Gopal Varma's martial arts film, 'Ladki,' deferred

It was early last month, we got the trailer of "India's 1st realistic martial arts film," Ladki, which has been helmed by Ram Gopal Varma.

'Dangerous': India's first film for sale as NFT on blockchain

23 Oct 2021

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'Dangerous': India's first film for sale as NFT on blockchain

Tollywood's popular director, Ram Gopal Varma is back in the headlines with his one-of-a-kind announcement about his upcoming film Dangerous.

Rivaling Netflix, Prime, Ram Gopal launches his own OTT platform

19 May 2021

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Rivaling Netflix, Prime, Ram Gopal launches his own OTT platform

At a time when cinemas are shut, people are turning to OTTs for entertainment.

Here's why Vivek Oberoi had refused to debut with Abbas-Mustan

19 Apr 2021

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Here's why Vivek Oberoi had refused to debut with Abbas-Mustan

Vivek Oberoi had proved he was here for the long haul when he gave a smashing performance in Company.

Might make a movie on the SSR case: Ram Gopal

07 Apr 2021

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Might make a movie on the SSR case: Ram Gopal

Ram Gopal Varma, who is known for his edgy movies, recently said that a movie on the life of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput might be on the cards.

'I owe my living to Dawood Ibrahim': Ram Gopal Varma

26 Jan 2021

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'I owe my living to Dawood Ibrahim': Ram Gopal Varma

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is known for making movies on crimes and the underworld.

'Death in Bollywood': BBC releases documentary on Jiah Khan's suicide

12 Jan 2021

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'Death in Bollywood': BBC releases documentary on Jiah Khan's suicide

BBC has released a three-episode documentary series titled Death in Bollywood, revolving around the mysterious death of actor Jiah Khan in 2013.

I like women's bodies, not their brains: Ram Gopal Varma

06 Jan 2021

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I like women's bodies, not their brains: Ram Gopal Varma

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma, who has often landed in controversies for his comments, has done it once again.

RGV's '12'o'clock' to be the first theatrical release of 2021

24 Dec 2020

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RGV's '12'o'clock' to be the first theatrical release of 2021

Director Ram Gopal Varma is all set to release his new movie 12'o'clock in theaters on January 8, 2021.

Actor Vijay Raaz gets bail after arrest in molestation case

03 Nov 2020

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Actor Vijay Raaz gets bail after arrest in molestation case

Bollywood actor Vijay Raaz has been granted bail shortly after he was reported to have been arrested in a molestation case.

Kangana slams Bollywood for filing lawsuit against media houses

13 Oct 2020

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Kangana slams Bollywood for filing lawsuit against media houses

Kangana Ranaut has slammed Bollywood, after leading filmmakers and stars like Shah Rukh Khan, Akshay Kumar, Salman Khan, and Karan Johar filed a lawsuit in the Delhi High Court against media houses for slandering the industry.

A day after release, 'Khaali Peeli' rated 1.7/10 on IMDb

03 Oct 2020

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A day after release, 'Khaali Peeli' rated 1.7/10 on IMDb

After garnering flak over nepotism, and triggering a major controversy involving a beloved pop star, Khaali Peeli has pocketed yet another unwanted feat.

What to expect when movie halls reopen from October 15

02 Oct 2020

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What to expect when movie halls reopen from October 15

Unlock 5.0 is particularly relieving for cinema buffs in India.

Amid backlash, Mahesh Bhatt's old video with Jiah Khan surfaces

30 Aug 2020

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Amid backlash, Mahesh Bhatt's old video with Jiah Khan surfaces

Amid massive criticism and online trolling over his alleged links with actor Rhea Chakraborty, filmmaker Mahesh Bhatt's old video with late actor Jiah Khan has been doing the rounds on social media.

With 1.1/10 score, 'Sadak 2' becomes worst-rated film on IMDb

29 Aug 2020

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With 1.1/10 score, 'Sadak 2' becomes worst-rated film on IMDb

Looks like, Mahesh Bhatt's directorial comeback Sadak 2 has arrived to break all the unwanted movie records out there.

Proud parents! Aftab Shivdasani, wife Nin Dusanj welcome baby girl

02 Aug 2020

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Proud parents! Aftab Shivdasani, wife Nin Dusanj welcome baby girl

Bollywood actor Aftab Shivdasani and his wife, Nin Dusanj, have welcomed their first child, a baby girl. The 42-year-old actor took to Instagram on Saturday night to announce the big news.

Bollywood action director Parvez Khan passes away at 55

27 Jul 2020

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Bollywood action director Parvez Khan passes away at 55

Bollywood action director Parvez Khan, best known for his work in Hindi movies such as Andhadhun and Badlapur, passed away on Monday after suffering a massive heart attack. He was 55.

Manoj Bajpayee, now celebrated, once wanted to commit suicide

02 Jul 2020

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Manoj Bajpayee, now celebrated, once wanted to commit suicide

Manoj Bajpayee, one of the most gifted and versatile actors in the country, has opened up about his dreams, his days of struggle, and the eventual success.

Amid criticism, Karan Johar unfollows most actors on Twitter

18 Jun 2020

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Amid criticism, Karan Johar unfollows most actors on Twitter

Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic death has raised some pertinent questions and brought the entire film fraternity under scrutiny.

'Coronavirus' trailer: Ram Gopal Varma's dreary take on the pandemic

27 May 2020

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'Coronavirus' trailer: Ram Gopal Varma's dreary take on the pandemic

If there is one person you can expect to come up (quickly) with a dreary take on a situation that has already caused distress all across the globe, it has to be Ram Gopal Varma.

RGV's sexist remark on women buying alcohol invites Sona's ire

05 May 2020

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RGV's sexist remark on women buying alcohol invites Sona's ire

Making problematic statements on social media is Ram Gopal Varma's favorite pastime.

RGV claimed he had coronavirus, then said it's a joke

02 Apr 2020

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RGV claimed he had coronavirus, then said it's a joke

Ram Gopal Varma just cracked a joke about an ongoing global pandemic.

Documentary being made on controversial suicide case of Jiah Khan?

19 Aug 2019

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Documentary being made on controversial suicide case of Jiah Khan?

If recent reports are to believed, a British television broadcaster is set to make a documentary on Jiah Khan's suicide case.

After Kangana Ranaut, Kajol to play Jayalalithaa in another biopic?

13 Apr 2019

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After Kangana Ranaut, Kajol to play Jayalalithaa in another biopic?

When Kangana Ranaut was roped in for a biopic on late Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Jayalalithaa, it created ripples and became the talk of the town.

After 'Lakshmi's NTR', Ram Gopal Varma announces biopic on Sasikala

02 Apr 2019

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After 'Lakshmi's NTR', Ram Gopal Varma announces biopic on Sasikala

It's just been three days since director Ram Gopal Varma's recent directorial Lakshmi's NTR hit the screens.

Soon, a web-series on underworld and D-Company by RGV

27 Jul 2018

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Soon, a web-series on underworld and D-Company by RGV

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is once again set to explore the subject of "underworld", this time in a web series.

RGV's plan of 'real-biopic' on Sanjay Dutt upsets sister Namrata

21 Jul 2018

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RGV's plan of 'real-biopic' on Sanjay Dutt upsets sister Namrata

After Ram Gopal Varma announced he will make an 'honest' biopic on Sanjay Dutt, the actor's sister Namrata has asked why the director is putting them through the pain again.

Displeased with 'Sanju', RGV to make 'real-biopic' of Sanjay Dutt

20 Jul 2018

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Displeased with 'Sanju', RGV to make 'real-biopic' of Sanjay Dutt

Upset with how Rajkumar Hirani portrayed Sanjay Dutt's life in the recent release 'Sanju', director Ram Gopal Varma has confirmed he will make a biopic on the actor's life.

Nagarjuna spills the beans on his upcoming film with Nani

21 Jun 2018

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Nagarjuna spills the beans on his upcoming film with Nani

Nagarjuna has teamed up with Nani for his next project which will be directed by Sriram Adittya.

Actors are judged instantly; should take criticism positively: Vivek Oberoi

19 Jun 2018

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Actors are judged instantly; should take criticism positively: Vivek Oberoi

Vivek Oberoi is no stranger to successes and failures and the actor said that in a world where a person is judged instantly, he tries to take criticism positively.

Ram Gopal Varma pens an emotional eulogy for Sridevi

25 Feb 2018

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Ram Gopal Varma pens an emotional eulogy for Sridevi

Ram Gopal Varma, whose career got a big boost after he worked with Sridevi, is not able to wrap his head around the untimely demise of the actress.

Ram Gopal Varma shoots video with porn star, Mia Malkova

11 Jan 2018

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Ram Gopal Varma shoots video with porn star, Mia Malkova

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma recently shot a film with adult movie star, Mia Malkova in Europe, for which he is grabbing headlines.