Articles about Zoya Akhtar

12 Jun 2022

Priyanka Chopra
Farhan Akhtar's 'Jee Le Zaraa' to be delayed?

It looks like we won't be seeing the three leading ladies of Bollywood hitting the road anytime soon.

14 May 2022

'The Archies': Suhana Khan-Agastya Nanda-Khushi Kapoor starrer's first-look teaser out

Netflix and Tiger Baby have finally shared the first look of their upcoming film, The Archies.

18 Apr 2022

Suhana Khan
'The Archies': Zoya Akhtar begins shoot for comic-inspired film

After a long wait and a lot of speculations, the team for the upcoming movie The Archies has begun production.

25 Mar 2022

'The Archies': Suhana Khan, Khushi Kapoor, Agastya Nanda hit sets

Has Zoya Akhtar's Archie Comics adaptation started rolling?

22 Mar 2022

Ranveer Singh
'Gully Boy' rapper dies at 24; Ranveer, Siddhant mourn loss

Young Indian rapper Dharmesh Parmar, aka MC Tod Fod, has passed away.

09 Jan 2022

'English Vinglish' to 'Queen': 5 movies that should have sequel

Bollywood has churned out many interesting films, but sometimes, the climaxes of these movies have an open ending, like in Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Photograph.

19 Aug 2021

Karan Johar
Zoya Akhtar-directorial to mark debut of Suhana Khan, Khushi Kapoor

Bollywood star kids Suhana Khan (daughter of Shah Rukh Khan) and Khushi Kapoor (Boney Kapoor's daughter) are finally set to make their debut soon.

15 Jun 2021

Salman Khan
Salman, Farhan, Zoya to produce documentary on Salim-Javed

The story behind the formidable writer duo Salim Khan and Javed Akhtar will be brought to the screen in a documentary produced by their children, superstar Salman Khan, actor Farhan Akhtar, and filmmaker Zoya Akhtar.

01 Jun 2021

Javed Akhtar
Netflix to buy streaming rights of documentary drama on Salim-Javed?

Netflix is apparently eyeing to buy the digital streaming rights of an upcoming docu-drama on the famed writer duo Salim-Javed, said a report.

03 Feb 2021

Bollywood News
Ananya Panday set to star in Zoya Akhtar's next directorial

After the superhit musical Gully Boy, Zoya Akhtar is all set to bring to fans her next directorial feature.

27 Jan 2021

Anurag Kashyap
AR Rahman launches new initiative 'Futureproof' to promote Indian talent

Music maestro AR Rahman has launched a new initiative - Futureproof - aimed at presenting the Indian talent to the world.

25 Nov 2020

Malayalam film 'Jallikattu' is India's entry for Oscars 2021

Director Lijo Jose Pellissery's Malayalam movie Jallikattu has been selected as India's official entry for the Best International Feature Film category at the 93rd Academy Awards, also popularly known as the Oscars.

17 Jul 2020

Deepika Padukone
Ranveer Singh begins prep for Zoya Akhtar's upcoming crime film?

From getting his share of beauty sleep to relishing some homemade delicacies (courtesy, wife Deepika Padukone), Ranveer Singh ensured that he made the most of his free time in quarantine.

30 Jun 2020

Bollywood News
Farhan slams Abhay for take on 'ZNMD' and award shows

Recently, Abhay Deol expressed his disappointment with Bollywood award shows, revealing that he and co-star Farhan Akhtar were "demoted" to "Supporting Actors" for Zoya Akhtar's 2011 movie Zindagi Na Milegi Dobara, a tale of three friends.

19 Jun 2020

Bollywood News
Boycotted awards because I was nominated as supporting actor: Abhay

Abhay Deol, who has a reputation for calling a spade a spade, has once again taken a dig at how the movie business works.

24 May 2020

Varun Dhawan's aunt passes away, actor mourns her demise

Bollywood actor Varun Dhawan's maternal aunt has passed away, he confirmed on social media.

28 Apr 2020

COVID-19: Abhishek buys Farah's daughter's sketch for Rs. 1 lakh

As part of her initiative to feed the homeless people and stray animals who have been affected due to the ongoing coronavirus lockdown, Farah Khan's daughter Anya (12) has been making pet sketches and offering them for sale.

24 Feb 2020

On Sridevi's 2nd death anniversary, Janhvi shares heart-warming post

On this day two years ago, Bollywood's beloved first female superstar, Sridevi breathed her last, leaving a void in Indian cinema and our hearts.

16 Feb 2020

After Filmfare snub, lyricist Manoj Muntashir boycotts award shows

After being snubbed at the Filmfare Awards 2020, lyricist Manoj Muntashir has said that he would not attend any award shows hereafter.

16 Feb 2020

Taapsee was called 'female Ayushmann Khurrana', her response won Internet

After she bagged the award for Best Actress (Critics) at the 2020 Filmfare awards, actress Taapsee Pannu was called the "female Ayushmann Khurrana" of Bollywood on Twitter.

16 Feb 2020

Karan Johar
Etched in my heart: Ranveer on receiving Filmfare from Madhuri

It was a big Saturday night in Guwahati for Ranveer Singh and his film Gully Boy, as the movie swept the 2020 Filmfare awards in all the major categories.

15 Feb 2020

Karan Johar
Filmfare Awards 2020: 'Gully Boy' wins big; Alia, Ranveer felicitated

The 65th Filmfare Awards took place on Saturday in Assam's Guwahati and the night ended on a high note for Gully Boy.

03 Feb 2020

Akshay Kumar
Here are the nominations for the 65th Filmfare Awards 2020

The nominations for the 65th Amazon Filmfare Awards 2020 are out.

20 Jan 2020

Shabana Azmi is sedated but coherent, says Boney Kapoor

Veteran actress Shabana Azmi, who is currently admitted in the ICU at Mumbai's Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital, is under sedation but coherent and talking normally, shared film producer Boney Kapoor, who visited her at the hospital.

18 Jan 2020

Jeff Bezos calls SRK 'humble'; Khan's response cracks him up

If you've been looking for a lesson in acceptance and self-deprecating humor, learn it from Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan.

07 Jan 2020

Mumbai: 'Free Kashmir' poster sparks controversy, Fadnavis questions Uddhav Thackeray

A 'Free Kashmir' poster was spotted at Mumbai's Gateway of India yesterday, and quite naturally it has kicked up a storm with politicians wading into it.

31 Dec 2019

Karan Johar
#ThatWas2019: What made news in the entertainment space this year?

With Zaira Wasim deciding to quit the industry, Kangana Ranaut getting into (another) dirty brawl, Karan Johar grabbing headlines for the infamous house party allegedly involving drugs, Hrithik Roshan making a roaring comeback, and Shahid Kapoor bringing us one of the most polarizing Hindi films ever, 2019 has been an eventful year for Bollywood.

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.

12 Dec 2019

Hollywood News
Google Trends: Which were the most searched movies of 2019?

With Shahid Kapoor delivering his career's biggest solo in Kabir Singh, the coveted Avengers series coming to an end with its final installment Endgame, and Joaquin Phoenix's chilling portrayal of supervillain Joker, 2019 was clearly a year of movies.

18 Oct 2019

Bollywood News
Five amazingly talented brother-sister duos currently working in Bollywood

Amid brawling over the tiniest of issues (such as the TV remote) and standing by each other's side in tough times, all brothers and sisters grow up.

24 Sep 2019

After 'Gully Boy', it's a gangster-drama for Ranveer and Zoya?

Zoya Akhtar has all the reasons to celebrate these days.

21 Sep 2019

Alia Bhatt
'Gully Boy' India's official entry for Oscars 2020

Zoya Akhtar's Gully Boy has been declared India's official entry for the 92nd Academy Awards in the Best International Feature Film category.

20 Sep 2019

Karan Johar
'Sacred Games,' 'Lust Stories' get nominated for International Emmy Awards

It's a triple treat for Anurag Kashyap as his directed works have got three nominations at the International Emmy Awards.

10 Sep 2019

Janhvi reveals why Sridevi didn't trust her judgment regarding men

Janhvi Kapoor is one of the most talked-about actresses in Bollywood, courtesy her family background.

24 Aug 2019

Janhvi holds book upside-down, netizens say "Beauty with no brain"

Janhvi Kapoor was savagely trolled for holding a book upside down while unveiling it at a recent event.

29 Jul 2019

Rajkummar Rao
Janhvi Kapoor's Saint Laurent bag is worth a Royal Enfield

Janhvi Kapoor, who made a smashing debut last year, is slowly becoming a fashion icon.

25 Jul 2019

Karan Johar
Janhvi to make her digital debut with Zoya Akhtar's short-film

Janhvi Kapoor, who has a big line-up of movies like Takht, Kargil Girl, RoohiAfza, has been roped in for Zoya Akhtar's next.

03 Jul 2019

Shah Rukh Khan
Zoya Akhtar, Anupam Kher, Anurag Kashyap invited for Oscars panel

In a step towards making a more inclusive team, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Science has invited 842 new members this year from 59 countries across the globe.

08 May 2019

Are Katrina, Vicky Kaushal really dating? Neha Dhupia spills beans

Ever since Katrina Kaif said on Koffee with Karan that she wants to work with Uri actor Vicky Kaushal as she feels that they would look good together on-screen, rumor mills have been busy hinting about a possible romance between them.

25 Apr 2019

Karan Johar
New Netflix film 'Mrs. Serial Killer' to star Jacqueline Fernandez

As streaming services continue to thrive, several film and television actors continue to enter the budding digital scene.