Saurabh Shukla: News

Saurabh Shukla is an Indian actor, film director, and screenwriter born on March 5, 1963. Shukla began his career by working in theater in 1986 and has appeared in plays such as 'A View From The Bridge' (Arthur Miller), 'Look Back in Anger' (John Osborne), 'Ghashiram Kotwal' (Vijay Tendulkar), and 'Hayvadan'. His most significant break came in 1998 when he co-wrote the script for Ram Gopal Varma's cult classic 'Satya' and played the role of a gangster called "Kallu Mama" in the movie. For this film, Shukla received the Star Screen Award for Best Screenplay alongside Anurag Kashyap. Some of his notable acting performances were in films such as 'Satya' (1998), 'Yuva' (2004), 'Barfi!' (2012), 'Jolly LLB' (2013), 'Kick' (2014), 'PK '(2014), 'Jolly LLB 2' (2017), and 'Raid' (2018), among others. In 2014, he was awarded the National Film Award for Best Supporting Actor for his role in the black comedy film 'Jolly LLB'. In 2003, he won the Zee Cine Award for Best Screenplay for 'Calcutta Mail'.

10 Mar 2022

Madhur Bhandarkar

Madhur Bhandarkar, Tamannaah Bhatia wrap first schedule of 'Babli Bouncer'

Acclaimed filmmaker Madhur Bhandarkar is right now busy with his 15th directorial, Babli Bouncer.

22 Dec 2021

Dimple Kapadia

'Jab Khuli Kitaab': Saurabh Shukla directs Pankaj Kapur, Dimple Kapadia

Senior actors Dimple Kapadia and Pankaj Kapur are all set to share the screen space.

06 Jan 2021


'Madam Chief Minister's trailer: Powerful tale of a politician

The trailer of Richa Chadha's much-talked-about film Madam Chief Minister has finally dropped.

06 Jan 2021


Ahead of release, Richa Chadha's 'Madam Chief Minister' receives flak

Bollywood actor Richa Chadha's upcoming film Madam Chief Minister, which claims to follow the tale of an "untouchable who rises to the top," has come under fire after the poster of the political drama was released on Monday.

04 Jan 2021


'Madam Chief Minister': Richa Chadha-starrer to release on January 22

Bollywood actor Richa Chadha is all set to impress fans with her upcoming film, Madam Chief Minister.

18 Aug 2020

Karan Johar

Entertainment round-up: Kangana attacks Karan Johar, and more

On Tuesday, news in the world of entertainment was about Kangana Ranaut launching a fresh attack at Karan Johar, a major movie announcement, and some more developments in the death case of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

23 Apr 2020


'Raid' sequel is happening; Ajay Devgn to lead the film

After delivering this year's biggest blockbuster Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior, the actor-director duo of Ajay Devgn and Bhushan Kumar are all set to bring forward a sequel of their 2018 hit movie Raid.

08 Nov 2019

Uttar Pradesh

'Bala' review: Ayushmann Khurrana uplifts this hilarious and relevant drama

That director Amar Kaushik is good at making his audiences laugh was established last year with his debut film Stree, but the challenge this time was whether he could lend some sensitivity and nuance to his product.

07 Nov 2019


Bhumi Pednekar apologizes over marital rape joke in 'Pati Patni..'

After the trailer of the film, Pati Patni Aur Woh came out, a certain dialog from the clip, concerning marital rape did not go down well with the viewers.

04 Nov 2019


Watch: This is how Ayushmann Khurrana went bald for 'Bala'

Even before hitting the theaters, Ayushmann Khurrana starrer Bala has been the talk of the town ever since its trailer came out.

14 Oct 2019

Alia Bhatt

Twitter addresses the irony in Bhumi Pednekar's brownface in 'Bala'

The trailer for Bala, starring Ayushmann Khurrana and Bhumi Pednekar, dropped last week and the film is already drawing criticism on Twitter.

10 Oct 2019


'Bala' trailer: Ayushmann is back with another intriguing social message

Ever since his arrival in Bollywood with Shoojit Sircar's Vicky Donor, the amazingly talented Ayushmann Khurrana has delivered back-to-back hits, that are both high on entertainment value and are socially relevant.

15 Aug 2019


Delhi 'university' declared fake claims these actors are alumni

Each year, the University Grants Commission releases a list of fake universities across India. Out of the 23 fake universities- which are "self-styled, unrecognized institutions functioning in contravention of the UGC Act"- 14 have been on the list since 2005.

13 Feb 2019


#PMNarendraModi: Manoj Joshi looks convincing as Amit Shah

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's biopic has been the talk of the town since its inception.

03 Jul 2018


'Sanju' and others members of 2018's Rs. 100 crore club

Inaugurated by Aamir Khan starrer 'Ghajini' in 2008, Rs. 100 crore club has become a sort of an unofficial benchmark for Bollywood movies to be declared successful.

09 Apr 2018


JEE Main 2018: Reactions, expert's take, answer key

Twelve lakh students across India appeared the critical JEE Main yesterday, that will decide their admissions into the prestigious IITs and other engineering colleges.

21 Mar 2018

Ileana D'Cruz

Questions on multi-crore clubs irks Ajay Devgn

Ajay Devgn is among those few Bollywood actors whose films have consistently performed well at the box office.

19 Mar 2018

Akshay Kumar

'Raid' becomes second highest opening weekend grosser of 2018

After taking a stupendous start on Friday, Ajay Devgn's 'Raid' showed massive growth on Saturday and Sunday to emerge the second highest opening weekend grosser of 2018 after 'Padmaavat'.

17 Mar 2018

Ileana D'Cruz

Ajay Devgn's 'Raid' takes an impressive opening

Ajay Devgn, Ileana D'Cruz and Saurabh Shukla starrer 'Raid' has opened well at the box office. The film started slow on Friday morning and picked up well in the second half of the day.

05 Mar 2018


Here's why Ajay considers the actors of his generation lucky

Ajay Devgn is among the biggest stars of the Hindi film industry. He has been consistently delivering box office hits for the past 25 years.

17 Aug 2017


Actor Rajat Kapoor wants a moment of your time

Before the term alternative or Indie cinema became popular, in 2003 a film named Raghu Romeo was released.