Articles about Vikrant Massey

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.

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

26 Feb 2022

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'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.

Vikrant Massey, Sheetal Thakur are married: Check pictures here

19 Feb 2022

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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).

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

14 Feb 2022

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'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.

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

10 Feb 2022

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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.

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

21 Dec 2021

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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.

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

16 Aug 2021

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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.

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

31 Jul 2021

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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.

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

27 Jul 2021

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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.

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

25 Jul 2021

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'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.

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

17 Jul 2021

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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.

I want to entertain people and challenge myself: Vikrant Massey

13 Jul 2021

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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.

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

13 Jul 2021

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'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?

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

06 Jul 2021

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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.

Grey characters, realism appreciated in films now: Vikrant Massey

02 Jul 2021

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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.

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

02 Jul 2021

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

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

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

29 Jun 2021

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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.

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

11 Jun 2021

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'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.

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

03 Jun 2021

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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.

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

02 Jun 2021

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'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.

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

30 Jan 2021

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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.

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

24 Oct 2020

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'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.

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

14 Oct 2020

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

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

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

10 Oct 2020

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'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.

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

06 Oct 2020

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'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.

'Mirzapur 2' to launch official trailer tomorrow

05 Oct 2020

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'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

28 Aug 2020

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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.

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

24 Aug 2020

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

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

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

16 Jul 2020

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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.

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

09 Jan 2020

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'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.

Deepika Padukone opens up on pregnancy rumors, parenting plans

05 Jan 2020

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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.

8 Bollywood films to look forward to in 2020

04 Jan 2020

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8 Bollywood films to look forward to in 2020

Given the stage set by 2018 in terms of exciting content-driven cinema, 2019 was a boring and disappointing year for Bollywood films. With a pool of shoddy biopics and cringeworthy comedies, the year 2019 was rather unremarkable.

'Chhapaak': Writer moves Bombay High Court against Deepika Padukone's film

24 Dec 2019

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'Chhapaak': Writer moves Bombay High Court against Deepika Padukone's film

Deepika Padukone-starrer biographical-drama movie Chhapaak is in trouble.

Deepika Padukone's 'Chhapaak' trailer is inspiring and relevant

10 Dec 2019

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Deepika Padukone's 'Chhapaak' trailer is inspiring and relevant

With the entire nation burning in rage against the increasing numbers and wickedness of crimes against women, the timing for Meghna Gulzar's Chhapaak couldn't have been more precise.

'Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior' trailer is powerful and promising

19 Nov 2019

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'Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior' trailer is powerful and promising

Just two weeks after the trailer of Ashutosh Gowarikar's upcoming historical war drama Panipat was heavily bashed for poor acting (looking at you, Arjun Kapoor), and its "similarities" to old Bhansali films, the trailer of another movie of same genre, Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior has dropped.

Role of a lifetime: Deepika to play Draupadi in 'Mahabharata'

25 Oct 2019

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Role of a lifetime: Deepika to play Draupadi in 'Mahabharata'

Deepika Padukone has announced that her next big project will be an adaptation based on the epic, Mahabharata.

Deepika credits husband Ranveer for her successful career: Details here

10 Oct 2019

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Deepika credits husband Ranveer for her successful career: Details here

From slaying it together at award functions and parties to sharing cute gestures on each other's social media handles, Deepika Padukone and husband Ranveer Singh never fail to set some couple goals for the rest of us, as they go along their wonderful married journey.

Vikrant Massey, riding on 'Criminal Justice' success, hikes his fees

15 Jul 2019

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Vikrant Massey, riding on 'Criminal Justice' success, hikes his fees

Vikrant Massey, who was last seen in the hit web series Criminal Justice, is enjoying his success.