Articles about Zoya Akhtar
09 Jan 2022
'English Vinglish' to' Queen': 5 movies that should have sequel
Bollywood has churned out many interesting films, but sometimes, the climax of these movies have an open ending, like in Nawazuddin Siddiqui's Photograph.
19 Aug 2021
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, 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
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
#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
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
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
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
'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
'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
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
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
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
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.
10 Apr 2019
Is Ranveer replacing SRK in 'Don 3'? Zoya Akhtar replies
After the success of Padmaavat, Simmba and Gully Boy, Ranveer Singh is certainly on top of his game.
08 Apr 2019
SRK walks out of 'Don 3,' Ranveer to replace him?
For months, there were reports about Shah Rukh Khan preparing for the third installment of Don, titled Don: The Final Chapter.
10 Mar 2019
#MadeInHeaven unravels the ugly truth underneath big-fat Indian weddings
Every middle-class Indian, like this writer, wonders what all really goes into the making of those extravagant, too-good-to-be-true big fat Indian weddings.
08 Mar 2019
Wasn't afraid to play gay-character in 'Made In Heaven': Arjun
Actor Arjun Mathur says he was not afraid to play a gay character in Made in Heaven as he trusted creators Zoya Akhtar and Reema Kagti to treat the subject with a lot of sensitivity.
19 Feb 2019
Bollywood's money-spinner Gully Boy's Telugu remake on cards?
Ranveer Singh is the man of the hour, courtesy the massive success of his recent release Gully Boy.