Satish Kaushik: News

Satish Kaushik is an Indian film director, actor, and producer born on April 13, 1956. Some of his notable performances were as "Calendar" in 'Mr. India', "Pappu Pager" in 'Deewana Mastana', and "Chanu Ahmed" in Sarah Gavron's British movie 'Brick Lane', among others. He was awarded the Filmfare Best Comedian Award twice: in 1990, for 'Ram Lakhan' and in 1997, for 'Saajan Chale Sasural'. As a theater actor, his most acclaimed role was "Willy Loman" in the Hindi-language play 'Salesman Ramlal'. He debuted as a director with the action comedy film 'Roop Ki Rani Choron Ka Raja' (1993) starring Sridevi. Kaushik is credited for co-writing and anchoring a television countdown show called 'Philips Top Ten', for which he earned the Screen Videocon Award. His role as Tayaji in the black comedy action film 'Udta Punjab' (2016) was widely appreciated. Kaushik also wrote dialogues for Kundan Shah's black comedy satirical movie 'Jaane Bhi Do Yaaron' in 1983.

29 Mar 2024

Salman Khan

Salman Khan honors late actor Satish Kaushik at film premiere

At the premiere of Patna Shuklla, a film produced by Arbaaz Khan, Bollywood superstar Salman Khan paid tribute to the late, esteemed actor Satish Kaushik.

01 Mar 2024

NewsBytes Exclusive

'Kaagaz 2' writer Ankur Suman remembers Satish Kaushik's fond memories

Satish Kaushik's death left a void in everyone's heart. Almost a year after his passing away, his film Kaagaz 2, is set for its theatrical release on Friday.

28 Feb 2024

Upcoming Movies

'Operation Valentine,' 'Laapataa Ladies': Movies hitting theaters this Friday

March is set to kick off on a high note as an exhilarating lineup of films promises a thrilling start to the month.

23 Feb 2024

Bollywood Films

'Laapataa Ladies,' 'Yodha,' 'Dune: Part Two': Upcoming theatrical March releases 

March is going to be one memorable month for cinephiles!

31 Dec 2023


Matthew Perry to Satish Kaushik: Shocking celebrity deaths in 2023

While there were many moments of joy this year, there were also some that were deeply painful.

16 Oct 2023

Kangana Ranaut

Kangana Ranaut's 'Emergency' release delayed until 2024; actor pens note

Kangana Ranaut's much-awaited biographical drama, Emergency, has encountered a delay in its release.

29 Sep 2023

Movie Review

'The Comedian' on JioCinema review: Fitting tribute to Satish Kaushik

The short film The Comedian, headlined by the late Satish Kaushik, has kicked off JioCinema's digital film festival, which will go on till October 18.

18 Aug 2023


'Guns & Gulaabs': Meet the characters of Netflix's black-comedy series

One of the most-awaited web series of the year, Guns & Gulaabs is now out on Netflix!

17 Aug 2023


Satish Kaushik's swan song 'Kaagaz 2' is in post-production

The highly anticipated film, Kaagaz 2, is in the final stages of post-production, as confirmed by producer Ratan Jain.

02 Aug 2023

OTT releases

'Guns & Gulaabs' trailer: Full-on romance, comedy, action is coming! 

Guns & Gulaabs is one of the most anticipated series in the Indian web space; especially after the humongous success of Farzi. Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK are unstoppable in the OTT sphere.

01 Aug 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Dulquer Salmaan's 'Guns & Gulaabs' motion poster is out

The excitement surrounding Guns & Gulaabs is increasing with each passing day. The makers are leaving no stone unturned in marketing the upcoming crime drama series on Netflix. The series is created by the famous duo of Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK aka Raj & DK.

31 Jul 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Adarsh Gourav's 'Guns & Gulaabs' motion poster out

Adarsh Gourav is one of the most promising actors of the upcoming generation. The actor awed viewers with his performance in The White Tiger. Now, the actor is set to star in Raj & DK's upcoming series Guns & Gulaabs.

28 Jul 2023

OTT releases

OTT: Raj-DK's 'Guns & Gulaabs' trailer release date is out

Raj Nidimoru and Krishna DK aka Raj & DK are the most adept director duo in the Indian OTT sphere. Their track record has been impeccable and their upcoming directorial Guns & Gulaabs is highly anticipated.

13 Apr 2023


Satish Kaushik's birth anniversary: Moments with his Bollywood besties

Satish Kaushik left for his heavenly abode in March. His sudden passing away has left a void that will never be filled again. Throughout his career, he made some very close friends and shared some of the best moments with them.

18 Mar 2023

Disney+ Hotstar

'Pop Kaun?' review: Earnest actors can't salvage epic torture fest

There is a method to Farhad Samji's madness, the common denominator across all his projects.

12 Mar 2023

Delhi Police

Satish Kaushik's death: Meet Vikas Malu, businessman accused of involvement

The death of veteran actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik in Gurugram has taken an unexpected turn.

11 Mar 2023


Satish Kaushik death probe: Police find 'medicines' in Delhi farmhouse

The investigation into veteran actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik's death has taken a new turn.

10 Mar 2023

Masaba Gupta

Masaba Gupta condoles Satish Kaushik's death; shares unseen photograph

Veteran actor Satish Kaushik's death has shocked the whole industry. From his contemporaries like Anupam Kher to new-gen actors like Kartik Aaryan, everyone took to social media to pay tribute.

09 Mar 2023


Satish Kaushik death: Legendary actor-filmmaker cremated in Mumbai

Veteran Hindi film actor Satish Kaushik was cremated in Mumbai on Thursday in the presence of his family, friends, and industry colleagues, including Salman Khan.

09 Mar 2023


When Satish Kaushik offered to marry Neena Gupta

The sudden passing of veteran actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik on Thursday left a huge void in everyone's heart.

09 Mar 2023

Salman Khan

#NewsBytesExplainer: Why Salman Khan's 'Tere Naam' is trending on Twitter

Salman Khan-Bhumika Chawla starrer Tere Naam is regarded as a modern-day cult classic—one that reinstated Khan's stardom and cemented his position as a Bollywood superstar.

09 Mar 2023

Cardiac Arrest

Satish Kaushik dies of heart attack: A few warning signs

The cases of heart attacks among younger and older adults have been on the rise, owing to sedentary lifestyles with no exercise, tremendous stress, and unhealthy diets.

09 Mar 2023


Remembering late Satish Kaushik: Actor-filmmaker's unheard, heartfelt, inspiring stories

Actor-director-screenwriter Satish Kaushik's demise has left an unfillable chasm in the industry. The 66-year-old died of a heart attack in Gurugram on Thursday.

09 Mar 2023


Satish Kaushik death: Actor's cremation scheduled in Mumbai today afternoon

Iconic Bollywood actor and filmmaker Satish Kaushik passed away due to a heart attack in the early hours of Thursday (March 9) in Delhi-NCR.

09 Mar 2023


Remembering late Satish Kaushik's 5 best directorial works

Actor-filmmaker Satish Kaushik died in the early hours of Thursday due to a massive heart attack. He was 66.

09 Mar 2023

Bollywood Films

Satish Kaushik death: 'Emergency' to be late actor's last release

Veteran actor Satish Kaushik passed away in the early hours of Thursday at 66.

09 Mar 2023


Actor Satish Kaushik dies at 66 due to heart attack

Noted Hindi actor, comedian, filmmaker, and screenwriter Satish Kaushik passed away in the wee hours of Thursday (March 9) due to a heart attack. He was 66.

21 Jan 2023

Rakul Preet Singh

Stream or skip: Rakul Preet Singh's social-drama 'Chhatriwali' on ZEE5

Rakul Preet Singh's latest film Chhatriwali landed on ZEE5 on Friday (January 20).

27 Jun 2022


'Kaagaz 2': Anupam Kher begins shooting for his 526th film

Actor Anupam Kher is on a roll!

14 Apr 2022

Web Series

'Guilty Minds': Shriya Pilgaonkar-Varun Mitra talk about visiting real courts

Amazon Prime Video is all set to drop its first legal drama, titled Guilty Minds.

04 Apr 2022

Amazon Prime Video

'Guilty Minds': Amazon Prime Video announces first legal drama

Amazon Prime Video is soon going to premiere its first-ever legal drama, titled Guilty Minds.

17 Mar 2022

Rishi Kapoor

'Sharmaji Namkeen' trailer: Fitting tribute to Rishi Kapoor, the artist

The trailer of Sharmaji Namkeen is here!

01 Apr 2021


Couldn't see my 8-year-old in that state, says Satish Kaushik

Actor-director-producer Satish Kaushik, who along with his eight-year-old daughter Vanshika, had tested COVID-19 positive and got hospitalized, has now opened up about the ordeal.

Coronavirus-positive Satish Kaushik hospitalized after being quarantined at home

Senior actor and director Satish Kaushik has been hospitalized in Mumbai, days after testing positive for COVID-19.

16 Dec 2020

Salman Khan

Pankaj Tripathi's 'Kaagaz' to release on ZEE5 this January

Critically-acclaimed actor Pankaj Tripathi-led drama Kaagaz is set to premiere on ZEE5 on January 7.

28 Feb 2019


Kangana-Rajkummar's 'Mental Hai Kya' postponed again: Here's why

Kangana Ranaut impressed everyone with her last release Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi.

11 May 2018

Arvind Kejriwal

Satish Kaushik is taking cinema to villages in a truck!

In a bid to make cinema accessible to the people of rural areas of the country, Satish Kaushik has launched Mobile Digital Movie Theatre (MDMT).

16 Apr 2018


Satish Kaushik apologizes to Sridevi and Boney Kapoor. Know why

Actor-director Satish Kaushik has tendered an apology to late Sridevi and her producer-husband Boney Kapoor on Twitter.

11 Feb 2017

Delhi Police

Amitabh Bachchan donates Rs 51 lakh for KMC audi's renovation

Celebrity alumni of Kirori Mal College, including Amitabh Bachchan, Satish Kaushik and Kabir Khan, recently attended a fundraiser in Mumbai for the dilapidated Frank Thakurdas Memorial Auditorium at the college.