Vijay Raaz: News

Vijay Raaz is an actor, film director, and producer predominantly working in the Hindi film industry. While completing his college degree from the University of Delhi, he joined the dramatic society of his college. Later, Raaz moved to Mumbai and got a minor role in 'Jungle' (2000). Naseeruddin Shah saw Raaz performing at the National School of Drama and recommended him to Mira Nair for her upcoming movie 'Monsoon Wedding' and to Mahesh Mathai for 'Bhopal Express'. With the success of Mira Nair's film, he got a huge breakthrough in the industry and got offers from many directors. 'Raghu Romeo' became his first mainstream film as a lead, which became a huge box office hit. In the following years, 'Dhamaal', 'Welcome', 'Delhi 6', and 'Delhi Belly' were some the hit movies he featured in. Raaz has also played minor roles in 'Sanam Teri Kasam', 'Dishoom', 'Stree', and 'Gully Boy'. In 2019, he made a debut in the OTT space with Netflix's 'Chopsticks'. His character of 'Jauhari' in the 2019 web series 'Made in Heaven' gained appreciation from the audience. Raaz was last seen in the film 'Toofan' (2021), which was released on Amazon Prime Video.

20 Jun 2022

Mithali Raj

'Shabaash Mithu' trailer: Taapsee Pannu's Mithu changes 'gentleman's game'

Taapsee Pannu is back with another sports film!

25 Feb 2022

Alia Bhatt

'Gangubai Kathiawadi' review: Alia is mesmerizing but story lacks plenitude

Alia Bhatt's first gamble with the biopic genre in Sanjay Leela Bhansali's Gangubai Kathiawadi hit theaters on Friday (February 25).

04 Feb 2022

Alia Bhatt

'Gangubai Kathiawadi' trailer: Alia Bhatt leads the way all along

Following a long wait, the trailer for Alia Bhatt's Gangubai Kathiawadi was released earlier on Friday and, the wait was worth it.

05 Jan 2022

Manoj Joshi

'Waah Zindagi' review: Cleverly written subject, good music, top-notch performances

Sanjay Mishra, Naveen Kasturia, Plabita Borthakur, and Vijay Raaz starrer Waah Zindagi is now streaming on ZEE5.

13 Nov 2020

Madhya Pradesh

Vijay Raaz breaks his silence on molestation allegations

Actor Vijay Raaz, who was recently arrested for allegedly molesting a female crew member on the sets of Vidya Balan-starrer Sherni, has broken his silence over the allegations.

03 Nov 2020

Madhya Pradesh

Actor Vijay Raaz gets bail after arrest in molestation case

Bollywood actor Vijay Raaz has been granted bail shortly after he was reported to have been arrested in a molestation case.

16 Jul 2020

Shah Rukh Khan

'Lootcase' trailer: A bag full of laughs!

The much-awaited official trailer of Kunal Kemmu and Rasika Dugal-starrer comedy film Lootcase is here, and it is a laughter riot.

13 Jun 2020

Amitabh Bachchan

'Gulabo Sitabo' movie review: A rather bumbling affair

Gulabo Sitabo, streaming now on Prime Video, is a lot about the things that Shoojit Sircar's films have come to be known for: the simplicity and charm of daily life, for instance.

07 Jun 2020


'Gulabo Sitabo' writer Juhi Chaturvedi accused of plagiarism

Screenwriter Juhi Chaturvedi has been accused of plagiarising the script of her upcoming movie Gulabo Sitabo.

22 May 2020


'Gulabo Sitabo' trailer: Bachchan, Khurrana offer a wacky slice-of-life comedy

The first official trailer of Shoojit Sircar's highly-anticipated movie Gulabo Sitabo is here.

21 May 2020


Why was Ranvir Shorey detained by Mumbai Police

The Mumbai Police on Wednesday detained Bollywood actor Ranvir Shorey for eight hours and impounded his car, when his driver was taking a domestic staff to the hospital for a medical emergency.

23 Apr 2020


Sanjay Leela Bhansali's 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' sets to be demolished?

Alia Bhatt-starrer upcoming biopic Gangubai Kathiawadi is among the many ambitious Bollywood projects to get stuck in a limbo due to the coronavirus crisis.

15 Jan 2020


Alia Bhatt's first look as brothel owner 'Gangubai Kathiawadi' out

The much-awaited first look posters of Alia Bhatt's upcoming film Gangubai Kathiawadi are out.

13 Jan 2020


No song and dance sequences in Sanjay Bhansali's 'Gangubai Kathiawadi'?

It is hard to think of a Sanjay Leela Bhansali film without picturing extravagant sets and heavy costumes.

17 Dec 2019

South Korea

Ranveer Singh-Alia Bhatt's 'Gully Boy' out of Oscars 2020 race

Gully Boy, which was India's official entry to Oscars 2020 for the "Best International feature" category, is out of the race, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences announced.

13 Sep 2019


'Dream Girl' review: Ayushmann Khurrana shines in this flimsy rom-com

It would be quite unfair to have a bagful of expectations from a film like Dream Girl, but hurt strikes you when it promises to be more, and then fails to deliver miserably.

02 Jun 2019


#Review: 'Chopsticks' is a mediocre film, neither funny nor serious

What happens when a young girl, a mysterious con man, and a goat-loving goon indulge in a cat-and-mouse chase to retrieve a stolen car? Shit just 'goat' real.

10 Mar 2019


#MadeInHeaven unravels the ugly truth underneath big-fat Indian weddings

Every middle-class Indian, like this writer, wonders what all really goes into the making of those extravagant, too-good-to-be-true big fat Indian weddings.

15 Feb 2019

Alia Bhatt

#GullyBoy review: This Mumbai-underdog film will leave you deeply inspired

Zoya Akhtar's latest outing Gully Boy, like much of her filmography so far, is set in a big city- a city so big that it makes it excruciating for people like Murad (Ranveer Singh) to even dream in the backdrop of their grim realities.

24 Jan 2019


Signed 'Gully Boy' because of original 'Mere Gully Main': Ranveer

Gully Boy is one of 2019's most awaited films and actor Ranveer Singh says it was the original Mere Gully Mein track that had him hooked.

17 Sep 2018

Sunil Grover

'Bharat': Salman Khan is an inspiration, says Sunil Grover

Comedian Sunil Grover, who has been missing from the small screen for a while, will soon be sharing the screen space with Salman Khan in 'Bharat'.

26 Aug 2018


Malaika Arora speaks about her special song 'Hello Hello'

Malaika Arora will be seen grooving to the tunes of Vishal Bhardwaj for a special song in his upcoming film 'Pataakha'.

25 Jun 2018


'Soorma Anthem' will give you all the motivation you need

The title track of Diljit Dosanjh starrer 'Soorma' dropped a while ago and has garnered mostly positive reactions so far.

17 Apr 2018

Deepika Padukone

Sunil Grover bags the lead role in Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Chhuriyaan'

Sunil Grover is on the rise. Only recently he kicked off his new show 'Dhan Dhana Dhan' and now he has been roped in to play the lead in a Bollywood film.