Articles about Vivek Oberoi

The winner of multiple Filmfare Awards, IIFA Awards, and Stardust Awards, Vivek Oberoi, is an actor predominantly working in the Hindi cinema. After completing his college degree from Mumbai, he went to London to attend an acting workshop, where he was spotted by a director who took him to New York University. In New York, he completed a master’s degree in film acting. In 2002, he debuted with the film ‘Company’ and received the Best Debut Male Award at Filmfare. In the following years, he appeared in ‘Saathiya’, ‘Masti’, ‘Yuva’ and ‘Omkara’, which was the movie adaptation of Shakespeare’s play ‘Othello’. He gained an industry-wide appreciation for his performance in the film. Oberoi turned into an action hero with the films ‘Shootout at Lokhandwala’ and ‘Mission Istanbul’. Even though he failed to gain appreciation in the industry and give blockbuster films, Oberoi appeared in multiple films, including ‘Kurbaan’, ‘Prince’ and ‘Bank Chor’. Oberoi also debuted in Tamil, Telugu, and Malayalam films. In 2019, he portrayed the role of Narendra Modi in the biographical film 'PM Narendra Modi'.

'Indian Police Force': Vivek Oberoi joins Rohit Shetty's cop series

26 Apr 2022

Entertainment
'Indian Police Force': Vivek Oberoi joins Rohit Shetty's cop series

Vivek Oberoi is all set to play a "supercop" in Indian Police Force.

5 of the most expensive Bollywood weddings

15 Apr 2022

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5 of the most expensive Bollywood weddings

For Indians, weddings are one lavish affair that requires years of planning and devotion.

Vivek Oberoi drops trailer for #RepublicDay special, 'Verses of War'

24 Jan 2022

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Vivek Oberoi drops trailer for #RepublicDay special, 'Verses of War'

Ahead of the release of the short film Verses of War, lead star Vivek Oberoi shared its trailer online on Monday.

Vivek Oberoi calls Bollywood 'exclusive club' where surname trumps talent

06 Dec 2021

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Vivek Oberoi calls Bollywood 'exclusive club' where surname trumps talent

Debates on Bollywood being unwelcoming to outsiders and nepotism have repeatedly made headlines in the past year.

'Inside Edge 3' trailer: This time the game gets personal

22 Nov 2021

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'Inside Edge 3' trailer: This time the game gets personal

Amazon Prime Video finally released the trailer of its much-awaited series, Inside Edge 3.

Vivek Oberoi birthday: Why should he do more romantic roles

03 Sep 2021

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Vivek Oberoi birthday: Why should he do more romantic roles

In 2002, movie lovers rejoiced as Bollywood had gotten a new romantic heartthrob in Vivek Oberoi.

Vivek Oberoi's next 'Iti' to finally go on the floors

11 Aug 2021

Entertainment
Vivek Oberoi's next 'Iti' to finally go on the floors

Vivek Oberoi had announced he was producing and starring in a whodunit thriller, titled Iti: Can You Solve Your Own Murder, way back in July 2020.

Pace yourselves, Vivek Oberoi-starrer 'Inside Edge 3' is 'coming soon'

22 Jun 2021

Entertainment
Pace yourselves, Vivek Oberoi-starrer 'Inside Edge 3' is 'coming soon'

Riding high on the success of The Family Man 2 and Sherni, Amazon Prime Video is ready with another highly anticipated show.

Here's why Vivek Oberoi had refused to debut with Abbas-Mustan

19 Apr 2021

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Here's why Vivek Oberoi had refused to debut with Abbas-Mustan

Vivek Oberoi had proved he was here for the long haul when he gave a smashing performance in Company.

#PawriNahiHoRahiHai: Vivek Oberoi joins meme-fest, pays fine for flouting rules

25 Feb 2021

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#PawriNahiHoRahiHai: Vivek Oberoi joins meme-fest, pays fine for flouting rules

Vivek Oberoi's romantic ride on Valentine's Day didn't end well and the actor had to pay Rs. 500 fine for not wearing a helmet.

FIR registered against Vivek Oberoi for not wearing a mask

20 Feb 2021

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FIR registered against Vivek Oberoi for not wearing a mask

Though the coronavirus pandemic is far from over, people have become careless as far as respecting guidelines are concerned with even celebrities joining the bandwagon.

'I owe my living to Dawood Ibrahim': Ram Gopal Varma

26 Jan 2021

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'I owe my living to Dawood Ibrahim': Ram Gopal Varma

Filmmaker Ram Gopal Varma is known for making movies on crimes and the underworld.

Vivek Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva arrested in drugs case

12 Jan 2021

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Vivek Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva arrested in drugs case

Film actor Vivek Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva was arrested by officials of the Bengaluru Crime Branch from Chennai on Monday night.

Mithun Chakraborty collapses on film set due to food poisoning

21 Dec 2020

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Mithun Chakraborty collapses on film set due to food poisoning

Actor Mithun Chakraborty on Saturday collapsed on the sets of a movie after suffering from food poisoning.

'PM Narendra Modi' biopic producer threatened online, files complaint

16 Oct 2020

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'PM Narendra Modi' biopic producer threatened online, files complaint

Amit B Wadhwani, a co-producer of the biopic PM Narendra Modi has filed a police complaint after receiving threats on social media, according to reports.

Vivek Oberoi's home searched in drugs case involving relative

15 Oct 2020

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Vivek Oberoi's home searched in drugs case involving relative

Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi's home was today searched by the Bengaluru Police in connection with a high-profile drugs case involving his brother-in-law, Aditya Alva.

'PM Narendra Modi' to re-release in theaters on October 15

10 Oct 2020

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'PM Narendra Modi' to re-release in theaters on October 15

Vivek Oberoi-starrer PM Narendra Modi, a biopic on the current Prime Minister of India, is set to become one of the first Bollywood films to hit theaters as movie halls reopen across the country.

Vivek Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva named in Karnataka drugs case

06 Sep 2020

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Vivek Oberoi's brother-in-law Aditya Alva named in Karnataka drugs case

Aditya Alva, who is the brother-in-law of Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi, has been named among the 12 accused in the Karnataka drugs case.

Sanjay Leela Bhansali to produce film on Balakot airstrike

13 Dec 2019

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Sanjay Leela Bhansali to produce film on Balakot airstrike

Filmmaker Sanjay Leela Bhansali, in collaboration with T-Series' Bhushan Kumar, will be producing a film based on the Balakot airstrike, that was carried out by the Indian Air Force (IAF) earlier this year.

'Kisna' actress Isha Sharvani duped of Rs. 3L, three arrested

19 Sep 2019

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'Kisna' actress Isha Sharvani duped of Rs. 3L, three arrested

Bollywood actress Isha Sharvani was recently cheated of Rs. 3 lakh.

#HappyBirthdayPMModi: BJP, opposition leaders wish him health and happiness

17 Sep 2019

India
#HappyBirthdayPMModi: BJP, opposition leaders wish him health and happiness

On his 69th birthday today, Prime Minister Narendra Modi received wishes from his fans and critics alike.

Antilia decorated like bride for Akash-Shloka's first Ganpati celebrations

02 Sep 2019

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Antilia decorated like bride for Akash-Shloka's first Ganpati celebrations

Trust Ambanis to show what grandeur is, and they will never disappoint you.

Over 50 film titles related to Article 370 scrapping registered

08 Aug 2019

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Over 50 film titles related to Article 370 scrapping registered

On August 5, the Centre revoked Article 370, removing special status of J&K, and splitting the state into two Union Territories.

5 Bollywood stars who went for arranged marriage

27 May 2019

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5 Bollywood stars who went for arranged marriage

Love and Bollywood go hand-in-hand. Our favorite Bollywood stars have reflected many times that every love story is magical with flowery dating scenes and paparazzi all around.

Vivek Oberoi's tweet on Aishwarya Rai leaves Abhishek Bachchan fuming

25 May 2019

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Vivek Oberoi's tweet on Aishwarya Rai leaves Abhishek Bachchan fuming

Almost a week ago, when Vivek Oberoi had posted a tasteless meme concerning his ex-girlfriend Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, social media got furious.

BJP-backed NaMo TV goes off-air after Lok Sabha elections

21 May 2019

Politics
BJP-backed NaMo TV goes off-air after Lok Sabha elections

For the Lok Sabha elections, which ended on May 19, BJP went all out as far as campaigning was concerned. NaMo TV, which was backed by the party, also became a part of the high-pitched campaign.

Vivek Oberoi trolled for Salman Khan, Aishwarya Rai elections meme

20 May 2019

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Vivek Oberoi trolled for Salman Khan, Aishwarya Rai elections meme

While everyone's waiting for the results of the 2019 general elections on May 23, Bollywood actor Vivek Oberoi is out here disappointing his measly fanbase.

Vivek asks if Salman believes in forgiveness; will he reply?

16 Apr 2019

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Vivek asks if Salman believes in forgiveness; will he reply?

Back in 2003, Vivek Oberoi and Salman Khan "entertained" us with their high-voltage, off-screen fight.

Movie 'inspired' by Mamata Banerjee set to release soon

16 Apr 2019

Politics
Movie 'inspired' by Mamata Banerjee set to release soon

At a time when a biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi kept Election Commission and Supreme Court busy, a movie inspired by the life of West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee is all set to hit screens on May 3.

Series on Modi streaming without permission: Poll officer tells EC

16 Apr 2019

Politics
Series on Modi streaming without permission: Poll officer tells EC

While the Election Commission banned the release of a biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, a web series on him streamed on Eros Now without proper certification, Delhi's Chief Electoral Officer (CEO) told the top polling body.

SC directs EC to watch Modi biopic and decide

15 Apr 2019

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SC directs EC to watch Modi biopic and decide

On Monday, the Supreme Court asked Election Commission to watch PM Narendra Modi, a biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and then decide if the movie should be banned or not.

Order halting #ModiBiopic applies to #NaMoTV as well: Election Commission

10 Apr 2019

India
Order halting #ModiBiopic applies to #NaMoTV as well: Election Commission

The Election Commission's order on PM Narendra Modi biopic is also applicable to NaMo TV, the 24-hour channel promoting PM Modi and BJP, said sources in the poll panel.

SC won't interfere in release of Narendra Modi's biopic

09 Apr 2019

India
SC won't interfere in release of Narendra Modi's biopic

A Supreme Court bench, headed by Chief Justice of India Ranjan Gogoi, refused to interfere in the release of movie PM Narendra Modi, saying too much time is wasted on non-issues.

SC refuses to give Modi biopic's copy to Congress' activist

08 Apr 2019

India
SC refuses to give Modi biopic's copy to Congress' activist

The Supreme Court on Monday said it cannot pass an order on the release of PM Narendra Modi, a biopic on Prime Minister Narendra Modi starring Vivek Oberoi, as the movie is yet to be certified by the Censor Board.

Jaya, Hema, and Urmila: Neta or abhineta?

07 Apr 2019

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Jaya, Hema, and Urmila: Neta or abhineta?

This election season is not only about political power but star power as well. Though this isn't the first time cine stars jumped into the political arena, thanks to social media their moves are being heavily scrutinized.

Reel PM Modi, Vivek Oberoi, named BJP's star-campaigner in Gujarat

06 Apr 2019

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Reel PM Modi, Vivek Oberoi, named BJP's star-campaigner in Gujarat

The list of Bharatiya Janata Party's star-campaigners in Gujarat started with Prime Minister Narendra Modi and ended with actor Vivek Oberoi.

Elections 2019: Lazy Opposition, Modi's machismo and a lousy movie

05 Apr 2019

Politics
Elections 2019: Lazy Opposition, Modi's machismo and a lousy movie

The first phase of elections is six days away, and the ruling party hasn't even released its manifesto. That says it all about this elections.

BJP denies links with Modi's biopic, but supports release

04 Apr 2019

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BJP denies links with Modi's biopic, but supports release

In a new development, the Bharatiya Janata Party distanced itself from the biopic on PM Narendra Modi, but told Election Commission it supported the release of the movie.

'PM Narendra Modi': Here's why Javed Akhtar, Sameer were credited

23 Mar 2019

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'PM Narendra Modi': Here's why Javed Akhtar, Sameer were credited

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's upcoming biopic has been in the swirling vortex of controversy since inception.

Boman Irani to play Ratan Tata in 'PM Narendra Modi'

21 Feb 2019

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Boman Irani to play Ratan Tata in 'PM Narendra Modi'

Prime Minister Narendra Modi's upcoming biopic PM Narendra Modi is in headlines again after it got a new member to its cast.