Vikrant Massey: News

Famous for his Amazon Prime Video web series ‘Mirzapur’, Vikrant Massey is an actor in Hindi cinema and Indian television. He started taking training in modern jazz and contemporary dance forms after joining the Shiamak Davar’s academy and became a choreographer on his show ‘Dhoom Machaao Dhoom’. In 2009, he got a role in the daily soap ‘Balika Vadhu’, which got him roles in many television shows such as ‘Qubool Hai’ over the years. The release of ‘Lootera’ marked his debut in the Bollywood industry in 2013. However, the role that brought him recognition was in ‘A Death in the Gunj’ (2017) which got him a nomination in Filmfare Award for the Best Actor - Critics. ‘Half Girlfriend’ (2017) and 'Chhapaak’ (2020) became two of his best-known movies. His role in ‘Mirzapur’, ‘Broken But Beautiful’, and ‘Criminal Justice’ gave him a massive breakthrough in the industry. In 2021, Massey was cast in Netflix’s ‘Haseen Dillruba’ alongside Tapsee Pannu, which was a hit amongst the audience.

08 Jan 2023

Haseen Dillruba

Vikrant Massey-Taapsee Pannu's 'Haseen Dillruba 2': Everything we know

Vikrant Massey-Taapsee Pannu-Harshvardhan Rane starrer pulp romance thriller Haseen Dillruba turned into an instant rage when it dropped on Netflix in 2021.

25 Dec 2022


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23 Dec 2022


Year wrap: Top celebrity weddings of 2022

The year 2022 was one that saw many celebrity weddings. While Vicky Kaushal and Katrina Kaif's marriage was the biggest happening of 2021, Alia Bhatt and Ranbir Kapoor's dreamy wedding was this year's biggest highlight from showbiz.

25 Nov 2022

Vidhu Vinod Chopra

‘12th Fail’: Vidhu Vinod Chopra announces next with Vikrant Massey

Vidhu Vinod Chopra has announced his next film. The director-producer's next film titled 12th Fail will have Vikrant Massey as the lead actor, while Chopra will direct and produce the movie.

06 Jul 2022


Is Taapsee Pannu, Vikrant Massey's 'Haseen Dillruba' getting a sequel?

Actors Taapsee Pannu and Vikrant Massey's murder mystery Haseen Dillruba is set to get a sequel, suggest media reports.

13 Jun 2022

Deepak Dobriyal

Vikrant Massey-Deepak Dobriyal's crime thriller 'Sector 36' goes on floors

Producer Dinesh Vijan's upcoming thriller Sector 36 has gone on floors on Monday.

21 May 2022

Radhika Apte

'Forensic' teaser: Radhika Apte, Vikrant Massey starrer promises slow-burn thriller

The makers of ZEE5's upcoming psychological thriller Forensic dropped the first teaser on Friday.

'Love Hostel' review: Gritty tale of interfaith marriage, its consequences

In a society segregated on the basis of caste and religion, interfaith marriages are still frowned upon.

19 Feb 2022


Vikrant Massey, Sheetal Thakur are married: Check pictures here

Actor Vikrant Massey and long-time partner, actor Sheetal Thakur, got married in an intimate ceremony in Himachal Pradesh on Friday (February 18).

14 Feb 2022

Bobby Deol

'Love Hostel' trailer: Deadly assassin tails star-crossed lovers

Ahead of its official premiere on ZEE5, makers of Love Hostel shared the trailer for the upcoming film on Valentine's Day.

10 Feb 2022

Shah Rukh Khan

Know all about 'Love Hostel', a crime-thriller backed by SRK

Streaming platform ZEE5 is all set to release the movie Love Hostel on February 25.

21 Dec 2021

Sara Ali Khan

Chitrangada Singh, Sara Ali Khan's 'Gaslight' to begin filming soon

Chitrangada Singh, who was recently seen in Abhishek Bachchan-led Bob Biswas, is now prepping for her next.

16 Aug 2021

Radhika Apte

Prachi Desai joins Radhika Apte, Vikrant Massey-starrer 'Forensic'

Actor Prachi Desai is set to star in filmmaker Vishal Furia's upcoming thriller Forensic, featuring Radhika Apte and Vikrant Massey. Furia said that the 32-year-old actor plays a crucial part in the movie.

31 Jul 2021


Vikrant Massey, Bobby Deol wrap up shoot for 'Love Hostel'

Actors Vikrant Massey and Bobby Deol on Saturday said they have finished the filming for their upcoming movie Love Hostel. The two actors, who star alongside Sanya Malhotra in the crime thriller, shared the news on their respective social media accounts.

27 Jul 2021


Vikrant Massey, Radhika Apte to headline crime thriller 'Forensic'

Actors Vikrant Massey and Radhika Apte will feature in the lead roles in the upcoming crime thriller film Forensic.

25 Jul 2021


'14 Phere' review: Double marriage doesn't offer viewers double fun

ZEE5's latest offering 14 Phere, starring Vikrant Massey and Kriti Kharbanda, had a lot of expectations riding on it but fails to live up to them.

17 Jul 2021


It's a tricky space: Vikrant Massey on playing complex characters

Vikrant Massey believes an actor is often in a "vulnerable" position as it becomes difficult at times to come out of the "tricky space" one get's into while essaying certain characters.

13 Jul 2021


I want to entertain people and challenge myself: Vikrant Massey

Actor Vikrant Massey says he has reached a stage in his career where he now wants to choose scripts that appeal to the audience and also provide him an opportunity to play complex characters.

13 Jul 2021


'14 Phere': Fun trailer brings bitter social constrictions to fore

What do you do when you know your parents won't allow love marriages, especially when it is an inter-caste match?

06 Jul 2021


Vikrant Massey, Kriti Kharbanda's '14 Phere' releasing on July 23

Social-comedy film 14 Phere, featuring Bollywood actors Vikrant Massey and Kriti Kharbanda, is set to be released on ZEE5 on July 23.

02 Jul 2021


Grey characters, realism appreciated in films now: Vikrant Massey

Everyone has grey areas and cinema today is a reflection of that with filmmakers choosing realism in their stories, says actor Vikrant Massey, who is confident that audiences will love Haseen Dillruba, a romantic thriller set in a small town.

02 Jul 2021


'Haseen Dillruba' review: The crime and mystery factor feels uninspiring

"The best crime novels are all based on people keeping secrets."

29 Jun 2021

Kriti Kharbanda

Vikrant Massey, Kriti Kharbanda's '14 Phere' to release in July

Vikrant Massey and Kriti Kharbanda are pairing for the first time for a "social-comedy" film, 14 Phere, which will premiere on ZEE5 in July.

11 Jun 2021

Taapsee Pannu

'Haseen Dillruba' trailer: Serves as good preview to the film

Three days after the teaser, makers dropped the first official trailer of Haseen Dillruba today.

03 Jun 2021

Taapsee Pannu

Taapsee's 'Haseen Dillruba' to stream on Netflix from July 2

Murder mystery Haseen Dillruba, headlined by Taapsee Pannu, is set to be released on Netflix on July 2, the streamer announced on Thursday.

02 Jun 2021


'A Death in the Gunj' turns 4: Attacks toxic-masculinity boisterously

Konkona Sen Sharma stepped into the arena of direction with the layered, sensitive, nuanced film, A Death in the Gunj.

30 Jan 2021

Karan Johar

Sanya Malhotra's next 'Pagglait' to stream on Netflix

Like many Bollywood projects nowadays, rising star Sanya Malhotra's next film, Pagglait, has also been given a digital release.

24 Oct 2020

Uttar Pradesh

'Mirzapur 2' review: Less of thrill, more of deja vu

What turned Amazon Prime Video's Mirzapur into a phenomenon among the audience was its raw and brave storytelling coupled with tremendous entertainment value.

14 Oct 2020

Uttar Pradesh

Ahead of 'Mirzapur 2,' Amazon Prime drops ultimate recap video

Fans are ticking days off the calendar as Mirzapur 2 nears its premiere date.

10 Oct 2020


'Ginny Weds Sunny' review: Brilliant acting can't save this movie

Ginny Weds Sunny is like an elaborate party where you don't know anyone: It seems all nice and fun, but feels pointless at the same time.

06 Oct 2020

Uttar Pradesh

'Mirzapur' season 2 trailer: Kaleen Bhaiya's throne faces threat

After an excruciating wait of two years, fans of web-series Mirzapur were treated with the trailer of season 2 today, which showed that the warlord is determined to hand over reins to his unworthy son.

05 Oct 2020

Uttar Pradesh

'Mirzapur 2' to launch official trailer tomorrow

Hold your breath. Amazon Prime Video India is all set to launch the trailer of the second season of its popular series Mirzapur, tomorrow.

Everything that happened in the entertainment world today

Today, news in the world of entertainment was about a veteran singer's death, updates on a couple of much-awaited flicks, more goodness by Sonu Sood, and some major developments in the investigation into Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic death.

24 Aug 2020

Uttar Pradesh

'Mirzapur 2' will start steaming from October 23 on Prime

The highly-anticipated second season of Mirzapur will be out on October 23.

16 Jul 2020

Karan Johar

Netflix announces 17 new Indian movies, shows: Check list here

After a bit of a wait-and-watch period, Netflix has announced a slew of Indian original movies and shows to be released in the coming months.

09 Jan 2020


'Tanhaji' v/s 'Chhapaak': Which film will win at box-office?

This Friday (January 10) will see the first major box-office clash of the new year with the release of Ajay Devgn's 100th movie Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior and Deepika Padukone's Chhapaak.

05 Jan 2020

Deepika Padukone

Deepika Padukone opens up on pregnancy rumors, parenting plans

Rumors about Deepika Padukone's pregnancy have been doing the rounds for quite some time now.