Articles about Sushant Singh Rajput

Sushant Singh Rajput was an Indian actor born on January 21, 1986. He started his career by acting in the 2008 romantic drama TV series ‘Kis Desh Mein Hai Meraa Dil' and garnered much popularity with the soap opera 'Pavitra Rishta'. Rajput made his Bollywood debut with 'Kai Po Che!', the 2013 film adaptation of Chetan Bhagat's novel 'The 3 Mistakes of My Life'. The film was a critical and commercial success and won him the Screen Award for Best Male Debut. In the following years, Rajput starred in numerous films, including ‘Shuddh Desi Romance’, ’Detective Byomkesh Bakshy!’, Raabta’, ’Sonchiriya’, and ‘Drive’, among others. He received his first nomination for the Filmfare Award for Best Actor for playing the titular role in the sports biopic of former Indian cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni, titled 'MS Dhoni: The Untold Story'. On June 14, 2020, Rajput allegedly died by suicide at his residence in Bandra, Mumbai, at the age of 34. His last film, 'Dil Bechara', a coming-of-age romantic drama, was released posthumously on the streaming platform Disney+ Hotstar in 2020.

NCB files 12,000-page-long chargesheet in Sushant's case; Rhea named

05 Mar 2021

NCB files 12,000-page-long chargesheet in Sushant's case; Rhea named

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Friday filed a chargesheet in connection with actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case, naming actor Rhea Chakraborty, her brother Showik Chakraborty, and 31 others.

Rhea Chakraborty upset after being dropped from 'Chehre' poster

27 Feb 2021

Rhea Chakraborty upset after being dropped from 'Chehre' poster

The makers of Chehre recently dropped the poster announcing that the movie will release on April 9. But it was something else that caught the collective attention of viewers.

Sandeep Nahar was affected by SSR's untimely death, says co-actor

17 Feb 2021

Sandeep Nahar was affected by SSR's untimely death, says co-actor

Suchitra Pillai, who worked with deceased actor Sandeep Nahar on Kehne Ko Humsafar Hain, has said that he was affected by the untimely demise of his MS Dhoni: The Untold Story co-star Sushant Singh Rajput.

Rhea's case against one of Sushant's sisters holds: Bombay HC

15 Feb 2021

Rhea's case against one of Sushant's sisters holds: Bombay HC

The Bombay High Court on Monday quashed a First Information Report (FIR) filed against Meetu Singh, one of the sisters of late film actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

Sajid Nadiadwala dedicates 'Chhichhore' award to Sushant Singh Rajput

14 Feb 2021

Sajid Nadiadwala dedicates 'Chhichhore' award to Sushant Singh Rajput

Producer Sajid Nadiadwala honored the memory of late actor Sushant Singh Rajput by dedicating him an award won by his movie Chhichhore.

Sushant Singh Rajput's friend Rishikesh Pawar detained in drugs case

02 Feb 2021

Sushant Singh Rajput's friend Rishikesh Pawar detained in drugs case

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has detained late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's friend, Rishikesh Pawar, who had been absconding for nearly one month, reports said today.

Before Sushant's birth anniversary, fans remember him on Twitter

20 Jan 2021

Before Sushant's birth anniversary, fans remember him on Twitter

There's no doubt that Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput was loved by many and even after his untimely demise in June last year, his fans managed to keep him alive.

Republic, Times Now's reportage in SSR case 'contemptuous': Bombay HC

19 Jan 2021

Republic, Times Now's reportage in SSR case 'contemptuous': Bombay HC

In its 251-page-long verdict related to media trial in the Sushant Singh Rajput death case, the Bombay High Court on Monday observed that news channels Republic TV and Times Now ran a vicious campaign, donning the hats of "the investigator, the prosecutor as well as the judge."

Bajpayee talks about people taking advantage of Sushant Rajput's death

13 Jan 2021

Bajpayee talks about people taking advantage of Sushant Rajput's death

Actor Manoj Bajpayee has opened up about how some people took advantage from the tragic death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput last year.

'Death in Bollywood': BBC releases documentary on Jiah Khan's suicide

12 Jan 2021

'Death in Bollywood': BBC releases documentary on Jiah Khan's suicide

BBC has released a three-episode documentary series titled Death in Bollywood, revolving around the mysterious death of actor Jiah Khan in 2013.

Dia Mirza's ex-manager arrested for smuggling drugs

11 Jan 2021

Dia Mirza's ex-manager arrested for smuggling drugs

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has arrested four people, including actor Dia Mirza's former manager Rahila Furniturewala for allegedly trying to smuggle 200 kilograms of drugs.

Sushant Rajput's space film to be revived as a tribute

09 Jan 2021

Sushant Rajput's space film to be revived as a tribute

Chanda Mama Door Ke, an ambitious science-fiction movie touted to be India's first space film that was supposed to star Sushant Singh Rajput, will soon be revived in memory of the beloved late actor.

After being trolled, Rajiv deletes pictures with Rhea Chakraborty

08 Jan 2021

After being trolled, Rajiv deletes pictures with Rhea Chakraborty

Television presenter-actor Rajiv Lakshman has deleted his pictures with fellow actor Rhea Chakraborty, which triggered a controversy earlier today.

Sushant Singh Rajput's friend absconding after NCB summons him

08 Jan 2021

Sushant Singh Rajput's friend absconding after NCB summons him

In a fresh development in the ongoing drugs case related to late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death, his friend Rishikesh Pawar is currently absconding, reports said on Friday.

Kangana Ranaut, sister questioned by Mumbai Police in sedition case

08 Jan 2021

Kangana Ranaut, sister questioned by Mumbai Police in sedition case

Actor Kangana Ranaut and her sister Rangoli Chandel were today questioned by the Mumbai Police in connection with a sedition case that was lodged against them last year.

Rhea Chakraborty should get a fair trial, says Rumi Jaffery

08 Jan 2021

Rhea Chakraborty should get a fair trial, says Rumi Jaffery

Actor Rhea Chakraborty had a tumultuous last year after the tragic death of her boyfriend, fellow actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

Bombay High Court reserves order on plea by Sushant's sisters

07 Jan 2021

Bombay High Court reserves order on plea by Sushant's sisters

The Bombay High Court on Thursday reserved its order on a plea filed by late actor Sushant Singh Rajput's sisters seeking to quash an FIR lodged by his former girlfriend and actor Rhea Chakraborty.

Actor Arjun Rampal's sister summoned by NCB today

06 Jan 2021

Actor Arjun Rampal's sister summoned by NCB today

Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal's sister Komal Rampal has been summoned by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) today in connection with the ongoing probe in a drugs case.

Kannada actor Shweta Kumari arrested by NCB in drugs case

05 Jan 2021

Kannada actor Shweta Kumari arrested by NCB in drugs case

Kannada actor Shweta Kumari has been arrested by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) as part of the ongoing anti-drug probe against the supply of banned narcotics.

Deepika Padukone deletes all Instagram, Twitter posts; leaves fans bewildered

01 Jan 2021

Deepika Padukone deletes all Instagram, Twitter posts; leaves fans bewildered

Millions of fans and supporters of Deepika Padukone went bonkers on perhaps the finest and most optimistic morning we've seen in more than a year, i.e., January 1, 2021.

Time in jail has crushed Rhea Chakraborty's morale: Rumi Jaffery

31 Dec 2020

Time in jail has crushed Rhea Chakraborty's morale: Rumi Jaffery

Filmmaker Rumi Jaffery recently talked about his friend, actor Rhea Chakraborty, and disclosed that the jail experience has completely changed her.

Recap 2020: Biggest Bollywood events of the year

31 Dec 2020

Recap 2020: Biggest Bollywood events of the year

As 2020 is about to end, it would be safe to say that it was a hugely unpredictable and challenging year for the entertainment industry.

Sushant Singh Rajput investigation on, no aspect ruled out: CBI

30 Dec 2020

Sushant Singh Rajput investigation on, no aspect ruled out: CBI

More than four months after taking charge of the mysterious death case of actor Sushant Singh Rajput, the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) has said that it is probing all aspects of the case and nothing has been ruled out yet.

'Coolie No. 1' becomes the second worst-rated movie on IMDb

29 Dec 2020

'Coolie No. 1' becomes the second worst-rated movie on IMDb

Varun Dhawan and Sara Ali Khan-starrer Coolie No. 1 has become the second lowest-rated movie on the online rating platform IMDb.

SSR case: CBI should furnish results, says Rhea's lawyer

28 Dec 2020

SSR case: CBI should furnish results, says Rhea's lawyer

Months after Bollywood's rising star Sushant Singh Rajput died by alleged suicide in June, the lawyer of Rhea Chakraborty, the actor who faced a flurry of accusations, has asked the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) to release its findings.

Film stars who bid adieu this year

25 Dec 2020

Film stars who bid adieu this year

One year ago, nobody would have believed this list.

Not the 'Arjun' you are looking for: Rampal tells NCB

24 Dec 2020

Not the 'Arjun' you are looking for: Rampal tells NCB

Actor Arjun Rampal, during his recent interrogation by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB), has reportedly stated that he is not the "Arjun" the anti-drugs agency is looking for.

Kangana Ranaut has right to express her thoughts: Bombay HC

22 Dec 2020

Kangana Ranaut has right to express her thoughts: Bombay HC

The Bombay High Court, while hearing a criminal plea against Kangana Ranaut over her alleged offensive tweets, said the actor has the right to have a Twitter account and express her thoughts through it.

Found discrepancy in Arjun Rampal's statements, says NCB official

22 Dec 2020

Found discrepancy in Arjun Rampal's statements, says NCB official

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has not given a clean chit to actor Arjun Rampal after interrogating him for hours under an ongoing drugs case.

Actor Arjun Rampal appears before NCB for the second time

21 Dec 2020

Actor Arjun Rampal appears before NCB for the second time

Bollywood actor Arjun Rampal on Monday arrived at the Narcotics Control Bureau's (NCB) office in Mumbai in connection with a drugs case.

Ankita Lokhande, 'Pavitra Rishta's team pay tribute to Sushant

19 Dec 2020

Ankita Lokhande, 'Pavitra Rishta's team pay tribute to Sushant

The untimely death of Bollywood star Sushant Singh Rajput left his fans and friends shocked.

'It's heartbreaking,' says Kareena Kapoor on negativity against Bollywood

19 Dec 2020

'It's heartbreaking,' says Kareena Kapoor on negativity against Bollywood

Bollywood actor Kareena Kapoor Khan has opened up about the growing hatred toward the film industry after the shocking death of actor Sushant Singh Rajput.

Karan Johar submits documents to NCB for 2019 party video

18 Dec 2020

Karan Johar submits documents to NCB for 2019 party video

Filmmaker Karan Johar today submitted some documents related to his controversial 2019 party video to the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB).

Arjun Rampal summoned again by NCB in drugs case

15 Dec 2020

Arjun Rampal summoned again by NCB in drugs case

Actor Arjun Rampal has again been summoned by the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) in connection with an ongoing drug case linked to the Hindi film industry.

Six months after Sushant's death, sister pledges to continue fighting

14 Dec 2020

Six months after Sushant's death, sister pledges to continue fighting

It has been six months since actor Sushant Singh Rajput's mysterious death, but his family and fans are still yearning for closure.

Bollywood makeup artist arrested with cocaine in Mumbai

11 Dec 2020

Bollywood makeup artist arrested with cocaine in Mumbai

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) has arrested a Bollywood makeup artist and hairstylist for possession of a stash of cocaine.

Ad featuring Sanjana Sanghi criticized for promoting violence against men

10 Dec 2020

Ad featuring Sanjana Sanghi criticized for promoting violence against men

A new advertisement featuring Dil Bechara actor Sanjana Sanghi has received heavy backlash on social media for allegedly promoting violence against men.

NCB arrests drug supplier after 'biggest seizure' in Sushant case

09 Dec 2020

NCB arrests drug supplier after 'biggest seizure' in Sushant case

The Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) on Tuesday seized drugs worth over Rs. 2.5 crore after conducting raids at several locations in Mumbai's Andheri West area.

Bachchan, 'Dil Bechara,' 'Mirzapur 2' most tweeted about in 2020

08 Dec 2020

Bachchan, 'Dil Bechara,' 'Mirzapur 2' most tweeted about in 2020

Just like every other industry, 2020 was an unusual year for the entertainment world too.

Plea in Supreme Court questions delay in Sushant's death probe

08 Dec 2020

Plea in Supreme Court questions delay in Sushant's death probe

A petition has been filed in the Supreme Court questioning the "silence" of the Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) in the death case of Bollywood actor Sushant Singh Rajput.