Articles about Satish Kaushik

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.

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

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

22 Mar 2021

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.

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

16 Dec 2020

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.

Akshay Kumar set to shoot 'Ram Setu' in Ayodhya

04 Dec 2020

Akshay Kumar set to shoot 'Ram Setu' in Ayodhya

Recently, Akshay Kumar met with the Chief Minister of Uttar Pradesh, Yogi Adityanath, and discussed his upcoming movie Ram Setu.

Hansal Mehta refutes 'Scam 1992' becoming number one on IMDb

25 Oct 2020

Hansal Mehta refutes 'Scam 1992' becoming number one on IMDb

Scam 1992: The Harshad Mehta Story, a web series based on the infamous 1992 stock market scam, has been receiving rave reviews from audience and critics ever since it premiered earlier this month.

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

03 Oct 2020

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.

Facing flak, 'Khaali Peeli' makers change Beyonce's spelling in song

13 Sep 2020

Facing flak, 'Khaali Peeli' makers change Beyonce's spelling in song

The makers of the upcoming movie Khaali Peeli have come up with a minor tweak for their controversial song Beyonce Sharma Jayegi.

After backlash, 'Khaali Peeli' makers to rewrite 'Beyonce' song lyrics?

10 Sep 2020

After backlash, 'Khaali Peeli' makers to rewrite 'Beyonce' song lyrics?

As it turns out, blatant ignorance and racist undertones were not the only problems with the Khaali Peeli song, Beyonce Sharma Jayegi.

'Sorry Beyonce,' say Indian fans for racist 'Khali Peeli' song

07 Sep 2020

'Sorry Beyonce,' say Indian fans for racist 'Khali Peeli' song

Indian fans of pop icon Beyonce spent a good part of their Monday apologizing to the 39-year-old singer, for no fault of theirs.

Anup Jalota wants Ranbir Kapoor to act in his biopic

27 Apr 2020

Anup Jalota wants Ranbir Kapoor to act in his biopic

Singer Anup Jalota wishes to see a biopic made on his life.

Shabana Azmi is sedated but coherent, says Boney Kapoor

20 Jan 2020

Shabana Azmi is sedated but coherent, says Boney Kapoor

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi, who is currently admitted in the ICU at Mumbai's Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, is under sedation but coherent and talking normally, shared film producer Boney Kapoor, who visited her at the hospital.

Kangana Ranaut's 'Judgementall Hai Kya' witnesses jump at box office

29 Jul 2019

Kangana Ranaut's 'Judgementall Hai Kya' witnesses jump at box office

Kangana Ranaut and Rajkummar Rao's Judgementall Hai Kya, which witnessed an abysmal opening, finally picked up pace at the box office on the second day of release.

'Judgementall Hai Kya' review: Quirky tale backed by powerful performances

26 Jul 2019

'Judgementall Hai Kya' review: Quirky tale backed by powerful performances

Braving to tread the road not taken is one thing, but to prove yourself right by triumphing along the path deserves a tip of the hat.

Kangana looks all set to kill in 'Dhaakad' first poster

06 Jul 2019

Kangana looks all set to kill in 'Dhaakad' first poster

After the grand success of Manikarnika: The Queen Of Jhansi, Kangana Ranaut announced her next woman-centric movie, Dhaakad.

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

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.

Satish Kaushik is taking cinema to villages in a truck!

11 May 2018

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).

Satish Kaushik apologizes to Sridevi and Boney Kapoor. Know why

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.

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

11 Feb 2017

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.