Subhash Ghai: News

Subhash Ghai is an Indian film producer, director, and screenwriter born on January 24, 1945. He started his career in the Hindi film industry as an actor playing small roles in films like 'Taqdeer' (1967) and 'Aradhana' (1969). His directorial debut came with the 1976 film 'Kalicharan'. Some of his notable directorial ventures include 'Meri Jung', 'Black & White', 'Taal', 'Khalnayak', 'Karz', 'Hero', 'Vidhaata', 'Karma', 'Pardes', and 'Maeri'. In 2006, Ghai won the National Film Award for Best Film on Other Social Issues for producing the 2005 film 'Iqbal'. Also, he founded the Whistling Woods International film and media institute in Mumbai in 2006. Some of the films he has produced include 'Aitraaz', '36 China Town', and 'Apna Sapna Money Money', among others. In 2015, he was awarded the IIFA Award for Outstanding Contribution to Indian Cinema. Ghai also serves on the Board of Advisors of India's International Movement to Unite Nations (IIMUN).

22 Apr 2024

AR Rahman

Who created 'Jai Ho'? Controversy between AR Rahman-RGV explained

For the past week, AR Rahman's Oscar-winning track Jai Ho, from the movie Slumdog Millionaire, has been hitting headlines.

24 Jan 2024

Happy Birthday

Exploring Subhash Ghai's memorable collaborations with Laxmikant-Pyarelal on his birthday

It may come as a surprise that filmmaker Subhash Ghai initially aspired to be an actor.

06 Dec 2023

OTT releases

'The Archies' early reviews: Subhash Ghai, Dia, Kajol shower praises 

Zoya Akhtar's latest film, The Archies, garnered a standing ovation at a star-studded special screening on Tuesday.

30 Nov 2023


'Sam Bahadur' special screening: Top actors, directors praise Vicky Kaushal

Sam Bahadur is set to capture the theaters and the hearts of viewers with its awe-inspiring story. As per the trailer, the biopic promises to project Vicky Kaushal in a never-before-seen avatar.

22 Aug 2023


Subhash Ghai to rerelease 'Khalnayak'; sequel is in works

Subhash Ghai, the acclaimed director of the cult classic film Khalnayak, has announced its re-release on September 4 on the occasion of its 30th anniversary.

19 Aug 2023

Sanjay Dutt

'Khal Nayak' special screening to be held next month

Mark your calendars, as a special screening of the iconic 1993 film Khal Nayak is well on its way!

26 Feb 2023


#NewsExplainer: Looking at Whistling Woods International Institute in Mumbai

Situated in Mumbai's Film City, Whistling Woods International (WWI) is a renowned institute of filmmaking and caters to students interested in creative arts and communication.

24 Jan 2023

Anil Kapoor

Subhash Ghai birthday special: Looking at his iconic blockbuster movies    

The prominent director, producer, and screenplay writer Subhash Ghai needs no introduction!

22 Jan 2022

Amol Parashar

'36 Farmhouse' review: Family film but has many flaws

36 Farmhouse is out on ZEE5.

12 Jan 2022


Subhash Ghai's '36 Farmhouse' trailer promises crime, comedy, social commentary

The trailer for Subhash Ghai's comeback film, 36 Farmhouse, is here.

04 Jan 2022

Amol Parashar

'36 Farmhouse' album review: Subhash Ghai, as music composer, impresses

Zee Music Company has released the jukebox of 36 Farmhouse. It marks Subhash Ghai's debut as a music composer.

02 Jan 2022


Everything to know about Subhash Ghai's OTT debut '36 Farmhouse'

Veteran filmmaker Subhash Ghai is all set to debut in the OTT space with his upcoming venture, 36 Farmhouse.

28 Jul 2021

Dilip Kumar

Naseeruddin Shah defends comment on Dilip Kumar's 'contribution' to cinema

While writing an op-ed piece on Dilip Kumar, Naseeruddin Shah had focused "on his contribution while he lived," "instead of lamenting his passing."

20 Sep 2019

Sanjay Dutt

After 'Prassthanam,' Sanjay Dutt's second production to be 'Khalnayak' sequel

Sanjay Dutt, who recently confirmed the making of Munnabhai 3, also revealed about his next project.

25 Jan 2019


Meet Karan, IITian behind India's first film and literature festival

The Great Indian Film and Literature Festival (GIFLIF) needs no introduction.

07 Dec 2018


#MeToo: Mumbai police gives Subhash Ghai a clean chit

In the #MeToo wave which finally hit India after a long time, several celebrities, including Vikas Bahl, Sajid Khan, Alok Nath, were accused of sexual harassment.

24 Nov 2018

Sexual Harassment

#MeToo: Miffed with 'due process', Subhash Ghai accuser withdraws case

Model-actress Kate Sharma, who had leveled charges of sexual misconduct on filmmaker Subhash Ghai, has withdrawn her complaint as she was upset with the way the case was handled.

20 Oct 2018


#MeTooEffect: Dalip Tahil records actress' statement before shooting rape scene

Bollywood's #MeToo movement is creating the right noise across the nation. It has not just exposed the perpetrators of the industry, but has also created a sense of fear amongst men.

14 Oct 2018


#MeToo: Actress Kate accuses Subhash Ghai of molestation, files complaint

Veteran filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who was accused of raping a woman, has now been accused of molestation by actress Kate Sharma.

12 Oct 2018

Sexual Harassment

Subhash Ghai denies rape allegations: 'Hurt being gripped in #MeToo'

A day after Subhash Ghai was accused of raping a woman, the renowned filmmaker has rubbished the allegations.

11 Oct 2018


#BollywoodExposed: Subhash Ghai accused of raping an aspiring female director

India's #MeToo movement is gaining momentum, everyday. Name a Bollywood celebrity and you might soon see him getting exposed for his dark actions.

07 May 2018

Karan Johar

Ranbir Kapoor, Varun Dhawan good for 'Ram Lakhan' remake: Ghai

Filmmaker Subhash Ghai says there are many good actors today, like Ranbir Kapoor and Varun Dhawan, who can star in the remake of his 1989 film "Ram Lakhan".

Rajkumar Hirani wants to work with Ranbir after Dutt biopic

Director Rajkumar Hirani, who collaborated with Ranbir Kapoor for the first time for Sanjay Dutt's biopic, is impressed by his acting chops and wants to work with him again.