Ravi Kishan: News

Known for his work in Bhojpuri, Telugu, and Hindi films, Ravi Kishan is a film and television actor and a politician. Born and brought up in a small village of Uttar Pradesh, Kishan made a debut in the industry with a Bhojpuri film. In 2008, he was awarded the Most Popular Actor by ETV Bhojpuri Cinema Samman. However, Kishan gained popularity and caught the public eye by participating in reality shows, including 'Bigg Boss' and 'Ek Se Baddkar Ek'. In 2010, Kishan was seen in mainstream cinema after he worked with popular directors such as Shyam Benegal and Mani Ratnam. His first Telugu film 'Race Gurram' released in 2014, which earned him recognition in the south industry. After three years, Kishan made a debut in Kannada films with 'Hebbuli'. Gradually, he became a popular face of Bhojpuri and south Indian movies. After joining the Indian National Congress, Kishan contested his first Lok Babha elections in 2014. However, he shifted to the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) in 2017. In 2019, he won the General Election from the Gorakhpur constituency.

27 Mar 2023

Ranveer Singh

Times famous Indian actors spoke about dreadful casting couch experiences

Casting couch is an unfortunate, grim reality of showbiz, and in fact, the primary reason why people from non-film families are slightly averse to the idea of entering the industry, no matter how passionate or talented they might be.

02 Mar 2023

Hera Pheri

'Hera Pheri 4': Sanjay Dutt to play Ravi Kishan's brother!

The details about the plot of the upcoming comedy Hera Pheri 4 are becoming clearer by the day.

20 May 2021

Kumbh Mela

Stop blaming Kumbh for COVID-19 spread, Ravi Kishan tells opposition

BJP MP Ravi Kishan on Wednesday asked the Congress leaders and other opposition parties to stop blaming the Kumbh Mela for the spread of coronavirus in the country.

20 Sep 2020

Uttar Pradesh

Ravi Kishan responds to Anurag Kashyap's claims of smoking weed

Amid the ongoing controversy about allegations of drug abuse in Bollywood, filmmaker Anurag Kashyap recently claimed that Member of Parliament and actor Ravi Kishan used to smoke weed.

15 Sep 2020

Jaya Bachchan

"Conspiracy to defame film industry": Jaya Bachchan slams Ravi Kishan

Samajwadi Party MP and veteran actor Jaya Bachchan on Tuesday gave a zero hour notice in the Rajya Sabha to discuss an alleged "conspiracy to defame film industry."

30 Sep 2019


People from Bihar avail free treatment in Delhi: Arvind Kejriwal

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal is "proud" of what his government achieved in the national capital, as far as healthcare and education are concerned.

22 Mar 2018


Ravi Kishan steps ups for Salman's ailing 'Veergati' co-star Pooja

Bhojpuri actor Ravi Kishan has come forward to help Salman Khan's 'Veergati' co-star Pooja Dadwal.

04 Feb 2017

Aam Aadmi Party (AAP)

'Discrepancies of Rs 27 crore n AAP's donation records': IT

IT department has found discrepancies in audit reports of AAP donations of up to Rs 27 crore.