Articles about Sanya Malhotra

Famous for her role of Babita Kumari in Dangal, Sanya Malhotra is one of the most successful new-age actresses of Hindi cinema. After graduating from Gargi College, Delhi University, she first appeared in the 'Dance India Dance' reality show. After working as an assistant in television commercials, Malhotra was contacted by film director Mukesh Chhabra. She gained immense recognition after the release of the biographical sports film 'Dangal' (2016), where she played the role of wrestler Babita Kumari. Malhotra underwent rigorous training and multiple rounds of audition for the film, which became the highest-grossing Bollywood movie of all time. She later turned choreographer for the song 'Sexy Baliye' from 'Secret Superstar' (2017) featuring Aamir Khan. In 2018, she appeared in 'Pataakha'. The release of 'Badhaai Ho'(2018) changed Malhotra's career drastically. The actress gained international recognition with the 2019 movie 'Photograph' alongside Nawazuddin Siddiqui. Her next three movies 'Shakuntala Devi', 'Ludo', and 'Pagglait' got an OTT release due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Sanya Malhotra, Rajkummar Rao to star in remake of 'HIT'

09 Jul 2021

Sanya Malhotra, Rajkummar Rao to star in remake of 'HIT'

Actor Sanya Malhotra on Friday said she will feature alongside Rajkummar Rao in the Hindi remake of Telugu blockbuster HIT.

'Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi' team upset with 'Pagglait' over similarities

31 Mar 2021

'Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi' team upset with 'Pagglait' over similarities

The team of Seema Pahwa's Ramprasad Ki Tehrvi is reportedly unhappy with the Sanya Malhotra-starrer Pagglait over its similarities with their film.

'Pagglait' teaser out: Sanya Malhotra gives tragedy a comical twist

25 Feb 2021

'Pagglait' teaser out: Sanya Malhotra gives tragedy a comical twist

Having made her impact in the Bollywood industry with versatile roles, Sanya Malhotra is all set to feature in a new Netflix film titled Pagglait.

Sanya Malhotra's next 'Pagglait' to stream on Netflix

30 Jan 2021

Sanya Malhotra's next 'Pagglait' to stream on Netflix

Like many Bollywood projects nowadays, rising star Sanya Malhotra's next film, Pagglait, has also been given a digital release.

Aditya Roy Kapur to star in action-thriller 'OM-The Battle Within'

16 Nov 2020

Aditya Roy Kapur to star in action-thriller 'OM-The Battle Within'

Actor Aditya Roy Kapur is all set to star in an upcoming action-thriller movie OM-The Battle Within.

'Ludo' trailer: Anurag Basu promises a super entertaining thriller

19 Oct 2020

'Ludo' trailer: Anurag Basu promises a super entertaining thriller

Anurag Basu's upcoming Netflix film Ludo's trailer is now out.

'Shakuntala Devi' review: Vidya Balan couldn't save this unmoving biopic

01 Aug 2020

'Shakuntala Devi' review: Vidya Balan couldn't save this unmoving biopic

They say good biopics are a rarity in Bollywood, and clearly writer/director Anu Menon is not looking to disrupt that notion.

Netflix announces 17 new Indian movies, shows: Check list here

16 Jul 2020

Netflix announces 17 new Indian movies, shows: Check list here

After a bit of a wait-and-watch period, Netflix has announced a slew of Indian original movies and shows to be released in the coming months.

'Shakuntala Devi' trailer: Vidya Balan steals attention with spunky role

15 Jul 2020

'Shakuntala Devi' trailer: Vidya Balan steals attention with spunky role

The official trailer of Vidya Balan-starrer Shakuntala Devi has arrived and it looks promising.

These 7 new movies will soon release on Prime Video

17 May 2020

These 7 new movies will soon release on Prime Video

Someone's fortune is another's misfortune.

Vidya Balan's 'Shakuntala Devi' to premiere on Prime Video

16 May 2020

Vidya Balan's 'Shakuntala Devi' to premiere on Prime Video

Vidya Balan-starrer Shakuntala Devi is all set to release on Amazon's streaming arm Prime Video.

'Ludo' and 'Jhund' to release directly on Amazon Prime?

11 May 2020

'Ludo' and 'Jhund' to release directly on Amazon Prime?

The pandemic is bringing some unforeseen changes in the movie business.

TV actors Asha Negi and Rithvik Dhanjani split up: Report

16 Apr 2020

TV actors Asha Negi and Rithvik Dhanjani split up: Report

Lovebirds Asha Negi and Rithvik Dhanjani, lovingly called Ashvik by their fans, have parted ways, various reports said on Thursday.

Rajkummar Rao, Bhumi Pednekar come together for 'Badhaai Ho' sequel

09 Mar 2020

Rajkummar Rao, Bhumi Pednekar come together for 'Badhaai Ho' sequel

All the Bollywood buffs, cheer up!

Here are the nominations for the 65th Filmfare Awards 2020

03 Feb 2020

Here are the nominations for the 65th Filmfare Awards 2020

The nominations for the 65th Amazon Filmfare Awards 2020 are out.

Six of the best Bollywood sleeper hits of the decade

23 Dec 2019

Six of the best Bollywood sleeper hits of the decade

They came, they struggled, and then they conquered.

Ayushmann reveals how he transformed into Pooja for 'Dream Girl'

05 Sep 2019

Ayushmann reveals how he transformed into Pooja for 'Dream Girl'

Ayushmann Khurrana, who is gearing up for the release of Dream Girl, is creating quite a buzz through both of his roles (Lokesh and Pooja) in the movie.

Ayushmann Khurrana's 'Andhadhun' to release in South Korea next week

24 Aug 2019

Ayushmann Khurrana's 'Andhadhun' to release in South Korea next week

Ayushmann Khurrana's 2018 release Andhadhun is going places.

This is how much Ayushmann charged for an advertisement

20 Aug 2019

This is how much Ayushmann charged for an advertisement

Ayushmann Khurrana has established himself as a bankable actor, after delivering back-to-back hits (Andhadhun, Badhaai Ho and Article 15) and winning a National Award.

Ayushmann Khurrana's 'Badhaai Ho' gears up for an entertaining sequel

12 Aug 2019

Ayushmann Khurrana's 'Badhaai Ho' gears up for an entertaining sequel

Ayushmann Khurrana's Badhaai Ho, which bagged two awards at the 66th National Film Awards, is all set to have a sequel.

Aamir Khan will launch son Junaid, but on one condition

30 Mar 2019

Aamir Khan will launch son Junaid, but on one condition

Superstar Aamir Khan has launched several newcomers in Bollywood, including Darsheel Safary (Taare Zameen Par), Zaira Wasim, Sanya Malhotra (both Dangal), etc.

Anurag Basu's next stars Abhishek Bachchan, Rajkummar Rao

22 Jan 2019

Anurag Basu's next stars Abhishek Bachchan, Rajkummar Rao

Anurag Basu is working on a multi-starrer dark comic anthology and the yet-to-be-titled film will hit the screens on September 6.

Aamir Khan is the only daring actor today: Vishal Bhardwaj

28 Oct 2018

Aamir Khan is the only daring actor today: Vishal Bhardwaj

Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj says though superstars are taking risks by doing out-of-the-box films today, for him, Aamir Khan is the only daring actor.

Older female actors should get stronger roles: Surekha Sikri

04 Oct 2018

Older female actors should get stronger roles: Surekha Sikri

Veteran actor Surekha Sikri says writers and filmmakers need to step up and give stronger roles to older female actors.

'Bharat': Salman Khan is an inspiration, says Sunil Grover

17 Sep 2018

'Bharat': Salman Khan is an inspiration, says Sunil Grover

Comedian Sunil Grover, who has been missing from the small screen for a while, will soon be sharing the screen space with Salman Khan in 'Bharat'.

#BadhaaiHo trailer: Ayushmann's 'khush-khabri' has a deep message for society

11 Sep 2018

#BadhaaiHo trailer: Ayushmann's 'khush-khabri' has a deep message for society

Ayushmann Khurrana gave a perfect start to the day to his fans this morning as he shared the quirky trailer of his upcoming movie 'Badhaai Ho'.

Malaika Arora speaks about her special song 'Hello Hello'

26 Aug 2018

Malaika Arora speaks about her special song 'Hello Hello'

Malaika Arora will be seen grooving to the tunes of Vishal Bhardwaj for a special song in his upcoming film 'Pataakha'.

Radhika, Manav grace the 'black carpet' at Netflix's 'Ghoul' premiere

22 Aug 2018

Radhika, Manav grace the 'black carpet' at Netflix's 'Ghoul' premiere

Radhika Apte and Manav Kaul, the stars of Netflix's new original 'Ghoul', attended its premiere in Mumbai.

Impressed with 'Dangal', South Korea's First Lady to meet Phogat-family

09 Jul 2018

Impressed with 'Dangal', South Korea's First Lady to meet Phogat-family

South Korean First Lady Kim Jung-sook has invited the Phogat family for tea in New Delhi during her visit to India.

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.

Yet to sink in that I'm an actor: Sanya Malhotra

09 May 2018

Yet to sink in that I'm an actor: Sanya Malhotra

Sanya Malhotra, who shot to fame with her debut, the 2016 film "Dangal", says the feeling that she is an actor is yet to sink in.

Sunil Grover bags the lead role in Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Chhuriyaan'

17 Apr 2018

Sunil Grover bags the lead role in Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Chhuriyaan'

Sunil Grover is on the rise. Only recently he kicked off his new show 'Dhan Dhana Dhan' and now he has been roped in to play the lead in a Bollywood film.

China's IMDb ranks Aamir's Dangal No. 1 film of 2017

04 Jan 2018

China's IMDb ranks Aamir's Dangal No. 1 film of 2017

There seems to be no stopping for Dangal, as even after one year of its release, the film still continues to be on the top.

'Dangal' becomes fifth highest grossing non-English movie ever

14 Jun 2017

'Dangal' becomes fifth highest grossing non-English movie ever

'Dangal' is breaking one record after the other. It is now the fifth highest-grossing non-English movie ever.

Dangal becomes second Indian film to cross Rs. 1000cr mark

15 May 2017

Dangal becomes second Indian film to cross Rs. 1000cr mark

Aamir Khan's Dangal became the second Indian film, after Baahubali 2, to cross the Rs. 1,000 crore mark worldwide.

Aamir Khan to take 2 interns every year

26 Aug 2016

Aamir Khan to take 2 interns every year

Aamir who had received several inquiries from students keen to learn the functioning of the film industry in the past, has decided to take 2 interns every year.