Vishal Bhardwaj

Timelines
UP CM Yogi Adityanath to meet filmmakers during Mumbai visit

01 Dec 2020

UP CM Yogi Adityanath to meet filmmakers during Mumbai visit

Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath, who is set to build India's "biggest film city" in Gautam Buddh Nagar, has reportedly set up a meeting with Bollywood producers to discuss his plan.

Delhi HC seeks response from TV channels on producers' plea

09 Nov 2020

Delhi HC seeks response from TV channels on producers' plea

The Delhi High Court on Monday issued notices to Republic TV and Times Now, asking them to respond to Bollywood producers' plea seeking to restrain the news channels from making allegedly irresponsible and derogatory remarks about the film industry.

Naseeruddin Shah's son Vivaan tests positive for COVID-19

03 Nov 2020

Naseeruddin Shah's son Vivaan tests positive for COVID-19

Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah's younger son, actor Vivaan Shah has tested positive for COVID-19.

Top Bollywood filmmakers file case against Republic TV, Times Now

12 Oct 2020

Top Bollywood filmmakers file case against Republic TV, Times Now

More than 30 leading Bollywood filmmakers have filed a case in the Delhi High Court against two top news channels over their coverage of actor Sushant Singh Rajput's death case investigation.

Good actors often don't get opportunities, says Saif Ali Khan

22 Jun 2020

Good actors often don't get opportunities, says Saif Ali Khan

Actor Sushant Singh Rajput's tragic demise has re-ignited pertinent debates and discussions around nepotism and favoritism in the film industry.

Vishal Bhardwaj pens screenplay on bond with Irrfan

11 May 2020

Vishal Bhardwaj pens screenplay on bond with Irrfan

It was a dark day for the entire country when Irrfan Khan breathed his last two weeks ago.

8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

29 Apr 2020

8 Irrfan Khan movies you can stream right now

Irrfan Khan did not merely act in movies. He got under the skin of his characters, he breathed and lived them.

RIP Irrfan Khan: The maverick's five best movie performances

29 Apr 2020

RIP Irrfan Khan: The maverick's five best movie performances

There has been no actor like Irrfan Khan, and there won't be another.

Delhi riots: Why was UAPA used against Umar Khalid?

22 Apr 2020

Delhi riots: Why was UAPA used against Umar Khalid?

In connection to riots that broke out in the National Capital in February, the Delhi Police invoked Unlawful Activities (Prevention) Act (UAPA) against at least four persons namely Meeran Haider (Chhatra Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) member), Safoora Zargar (media coordinator of Jamia Coordination Committee), Umar Khalid (former JNU student), and Bhajanpura resident Danish.

Box office: 'Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior' roars past 'Chhapaak'

12 Jan 2020

Box office: 'Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior' roars past 'Chhapaak'

This weekend saw the first major Bollywood box office clash of the new year, with the release of Ajay Devgn's 100th film Tanhaji: The Unsung Warrior and Deepika Padukone-led Chhapaak.

To amplify support for CAA, Centre reaches out to Bollywood

05 Jan 2020

To amplify support for CAA, Centre reaches out to Bollywood

In its ongoing scheme to amplify support for the newly-implemented Citizenship (Amendment) Act or CAA, the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP)-led central government has now reached out to members of Mumbai's glitzy entertainment industry.

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

19 Nov 2019

'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.

Not 'Inshallah,' Priyanka to work with Bhansali in 'Gangubai'

21 Mar 2019

Not 'Inshallah,' Priyanka to work with Bhansali in 'Gangubai'

Sanjay Leela Bhansali and Priyanka Chopra first collaborated in 2015 for Bajirao Mastani, and despite the latter's supporting role, it created magic.

Salman Khan to romance Priyanka Chopra in Bhansali's next directorial?

25 Feb 2019

Salman Khan to romance Priyanka Chopra in Bhansali's next directorial?

Salman Khan's fans are elated, now that he's collaborating with Sanjay Leela Bhansali again.

Netflix's 'Midnight's Children' series picks Vishal Bhardwaj as showrunner

28 Nov 2018

Netflix's 'Midnight's Children' series picks Vishal Bhardwaj as showrunner

Netflix is quickly building a strong reputation in international markets.

To speak in Hindi or English, IFFI'18 left in quandary

23 Nov 2018

To speak in Hindi or English, IFFI'18 left in quandary

There's a reason why IFFI 2018 is International Film Festival of India and not 'Hindi', and the day three of the ongoing movie gala saw the organizers grappling to find a common ground for those who know and do not know English.

'Narcos: Mexico' stars Micheal Pena, Diego Luna meet 'Sacred-Games' team

12 Nov 2018

'Narcos: Mexico' stars Micheal Pena, Diego Luna meet 'Sacred-Games' team

It was an iconic off-screen crossover of two of Netflix's popular series when 'Narcos: Mexico' stars Michael Pena and Diego Luna met the full cast of 'Sacred Games' yesterday, including Saif Ali Khan, Nawazuddin Siddiqui, showrunner Vikramaditya Motwane, directors Anurag Kashyap and Neeraj Ghaywan and writer Varun Grover.

Aamir Khan is the only daring actor today: Vishal Bhardwaj

28 Oct 2018

Aamir Khan is the only daring actor today: Vishal Bhardwaj

Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj says though superstars are taking risks by doing out-of-the-box films today, for him, Aamir Khan is the only daring actor.

Rana Daggubati, Bejoy Nambiar join MAMI board of trustees

25 Oct 2018

Rana Daggubati, Bejoy Nambiar join MAMI board of trustees

The 20th edition of Jio MAMI Mumbai Festival has added southern star Rana Daggubati and filmmaker Bejoy Nambiar to its board of trustees.

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

17 Sep 2018

'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'.

Malaika Arora speaks about her special song 'Hello Hello'

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'.

Irrfan Khan will be back with 'Hindi Medium 2'

21 Aug 2018

Irrfan Khan will be back with 'Hindi Medium 2'

Irrfan Khan fans have a reason to rejoice as the 'Piku' actor has reportedly agreed to star in 'Hindi Medium 2'.

In 'Pataakha', Malaika to feature in a special song

20 Aug 2018

In 'Pataakha', Malaika to feature in a special song

Malaika Arora is set to appear in a special song for Vishal Bhardwaj's upcoming film 'Pataakha'.

This video of Kangana doing a perfect handstand is #FitnessGoals

01 Jul 2018

This video of Kangana doing a perfect handstand is #FitnessGoals

Kangana Ranaut is breaking the Internet with her new fitness video which is a part of a promotional campaign for a sports brand that she endorses.

Deepika Padukone in talks for remake of Sridevi's superhit film

25 Jun 2018

Deepika Padukone in talks for remake of Sridevi's superhit film

Deepika Padukone is yet to take up a new project after the stupendous success of 'Padmaavat'.

Deepika Padukone to be India's first female superhero!

26 May 2018

Deepika Padukone to be India's first female superhero!

Months after the release of 'Padmaavat', Deepika Padukone has finally signed a new project, said a media report.

Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Talvar 2' to explore Ryan International student's murder

28 Apr 2018

Vishal Bhardwaj's 'Talvar 2' to explore Ryan International student's murder

Vishal Bhardwaj is all set to helm the second installment of the highly acclaimed 2015 film 'Talvar'.

Sunil Grover bags a role in Salman Khan-Priyanka Chopra's 'Bharat'

20 Apr 2018

Sunil Grover bags a role in Salman Khan-Priyanka Chopra's 'Bharat'

Sunil Grover seems to have entered the best phase of his career. Just days ago, he was roped in by Vishal Bhardwaj to play the lead in his next directorial venture titled 'Chhuriyaan'.

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

17 Apr 2018

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.

Culture only way to bring India, Pakistan closer: Vishal Bhardwaj

03 Apr 2018

Culture only way to bring India, Pakistan closer: Vishal Bhardwaj

Filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj, who is in Pakistan to attend the Pakistan International Film Festival (PIFF), has said that India and Pakistan would make a great force in the world.

Irrfan is in UK for treatment, shares thoughts on Instagram

20 Mar 2018

Irrfan is in UK for treatment, shares thoughts on Instagram

Irrfan Khan is currently in the United Kingdom for the treatment of his "rare disease" which is Neuroendocrine Tumour.

Irrfan Khan is a warrior, will conquer battle: Vishal Bhardwaj

19 Mar 2018

Irrfan Khan is a warrior, will conquer battle: Vishal Bhardwaj

Days after actor Irrfan Khan released a statement revealing he has been diagnosed with a neuroendocrine tumor and will be traveling to abroad for treatment, filmmaker Vishal Bhardwaj has decided to reschedule the shoot of his upcoming film which stars the actor and Deepika Padukone in lead roles.

Women's Day: 6 contemporary Bollywood films that celebrate womanhood

08 Mar 2018

Women's Day: 6 contemporary Bollywood films that celebrate womanhood

Stories of women have always been told in Bollywood. Though before Vidya Balan, they were few and far between.

'Trying times' for Irrfan as he acquires a rare disease

05 Mar 2018

'Trying times' for Irrfan as he acquires a rare disease

Irrfan Khan has not been keeping well for the past few days. Earlier, it was reported that the actor has been suffering from a severe case of jaundice, but that does not stand true anymore.

'Piku' stars Deepika-Irrfan's reunion postponed

22 Feb 2018

'Piku' stars Deepika-Irrfan's reunion postponed

The wait for Deepika Padukone and Irrfan Khan to come together on the silver screen for the second time is going to be a bit longer. The shooting of their next film with Vishal Bhardwaj has been delayed as of now.

#ThatWas2017: 5 films that tanked at box office in 2017

24 Dec 2017

#ThatWas2017: 5 films that tanked at box office in 2017

After a stupendous 2016, the movie buffs had a lot of expectations from the megastar movies that were lined up for the year, 2017.

Akhilesh spent Rs. 10.32cr for pension to Yash Bharti awardees

26 May 2017

Akhilesh spent Rs. 10.32cr for pension to Yash Bharti awardees

An RTI query has found that the UP government spent Rs. 10.32cr in 2016-17 to provide pensions to 172 beneficiaries of the Yash Bharti awards.

Rs. 19L raised for expenses of Eman, world's heaviest woman

24 Feb 2017

Rs. 19L raised for expenses of Eman, world's heaviest woman

The family of Eman Ahmed, the world's heaviest woman currently in Mumbai for surgery, has managed to raise Rs. 19L from 169 well-wishers to cover her expenses.

Amitabh Bachchan declines invitation from Queen Elizabeth II

24 Feb 2017

Amitabh Bachchan declines invitation from Queen Elizabeth II

Amitabh Bachchan had reportedly received an invitation from Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh to attend the UK-India Year of Culture launch this year.