Vikramaditya Motwane

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'Ludo' trailer: Anurag Basu promises a super entertaining thriller

19 Oct 2020

'Ludo' trailer: Anurag Basu promises a super entertaining thriller

Anurag Basu's upcoming Netflix film Ludo's trailer is now out.

'Gunjan Saxena': Inspiring trailer, Janhvi Kapoor not so much

01 Aug 2020

'Gunjan Saxena': Inspiring trailer, Janhvi Kapoor not so much

The trailer of Janhvi Kapoor-starrer biopic Gunjan Saxena: The Kargil Girl is out, and it does not look half bad.

What made news in the entertainment world today?

16 Jul 2020

What made news in the entertainment world today?

In perhaps the biggest-ever announcement from Netflix India, the streaming giant on Thursday unveiled a line-up of 17 Indian movies and shows, that will be out in coming months.

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

16 Jul 2020

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.

Good Bad Films: Anurag Kashyap launches new production banner

01 Jun 2020

Good Bad Films: Anurag Kashyap launches new production banner

Filmmaker Anurag Kashyap on Monday announced that he has launched a new production company called Good Bad Films.

#LockdownRecommendations: Watch 'Udaan' for a dose of hope and magic

26 Mar 2020

#LockdownRecommendations: Watch 'Udaan' for a dose of hope and magic

In such grim times, we all could use a little hope. And we believe, that no matter how hard it gets, (good) films could lend us light.

Bollywood-Piyush Goyal meeting: Who attended and who skipped the meet?

06 Jan 2020

Bollywood-Piyush Goyal meeting: Who attended and who skipped the meet?

Last night, the Centre organized a special dinner with Bollywood celebrities as part of its outreach program for the contentious Citizenship Amendment Act.

#ComicBytes: Know the Indian superhero created by Stan Lee himself

01 Jan 2020

#ComicBytes: Know the Indian superhero created by Stan Lee himself

Stan Lee, the legendary storyteller has created some of the most popular superheroes of all time.

Filmmaker's mother ashamed over his "rape-victims should carry condoms" comment

05 Dec 2019

Filmmaker's mother ashamed over his "rape-victims should carry condoms" comment

A day after small-time Telugu filmmaker Daniel Shravan's outrageous comments over the country's growing rape culture sparked a massive controversy, his mother has expressed shock and said that she is ashamed of her son's sick comments.

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

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.

'Sacred Games 2' will be far more twisted: Saif Ali

30 Jul 2019

'Sacred Games 2' will be far more twisted: Saif Ali

Saif Ali Khan, who will be seen in Sacred Games 2, revealed that the second season has been "cleverly done," and will be more twisted.

Has Bollywood forgotten #MeToo allegations against Vikas Bahl already?

16 Jul 2019

Has Bollywood forgotten #MeToo allegations against Vikas Bahl already?

We all remember Vikas Bahl: The man who directed Queen, a film on women empowerment, and the man who was also named in #MeToo.

'Sacred Games 2' trailer released, to air on August 15

09 Jul 2019

'Sacred Games 2' trailer released, to air on August 15

Streaming giant Netflix has released the much-awaited trailer of its maiden Indian original series, Sacred Games' second season.

#MeToo: Vikas Bahl gets clean chit in sexual assault case

01 Jun 2019

#MeToo: Vikas Bahl gets clean chit in sexual assault case

Filmmaker Vikas Bahl has been cleared of all charges after an investigation into the sexual assault allegations leveled by a former employee of Phantom Films, a production house co-founded by Bahl. Phantom Films was dissolved in the wake of the allegations.

Here's a list of Ranveer Singh's most expensive possessions

17 May 2019

Here's a list of Ranveer Singh's most expensive possessions

Ranveer Singh has become one of the most bankable actors in Bollywood, having delivered back-to-back hits, Padmaavat, Simmba and Gully Boy.

#ComicBytes: Know the Indian superhero created by Stan Lee himself

16 May 2019

#ComicBytes: Know the Indian superhero created by Stan Lee himself

Stan Lee, the legendary storyteller has created some of the most popular superheroes of all time.

Netflix, OnePlus launch posters of 'Sacred Games' Season 2

10 May 2019

Netflix, OnePlus launch posters of 'Sacred Games' Season 2

Days after dropping the first teaser of their hit thriller series, Sacred Games, Netflix, in partnership with OnePlus, has revealed the character posters of the show's protagonist, Inspector Sartaj Singh (Saif Ali Khan), and antagonist Ganesh Gaitonde (Nawazuddin Siddiqui).

'Sacred Games' Season 2 teaser released. Here's what we know

07 May 2019

'Sacred Games' Season 2 teaser released. Here's what we know

It has been almost a year since Netflix dropped its Indian thriller series Sacred Games, directed by Vikramaditya Motwane and Anurag Kashyap, and we've all been waiting for the second season to come out ever since.

'Sacred Games' casting director says Season 2 will be mindblowing

10 Feb 2019

'Sacred Games' casting director says Season 2 will be mindblowing

Sacred Games on Netflix made quite the buzz when Season 1 showed the story of the feared gangster Ganesh Gaitonde played by Nawazuddin Siddiqui and the honest cop Sartaj Singh, played by Saif Ali Khan.

#ThatWas2018: 5 Bollywood movies you should have avoided

30 Dec 2018

#ThatWas2018: 5 Bollywood movies you should have avoided

Every year, India releases the maximum number of films as compared to other film industries in the world.

#FreeFromCensorship: Netflix contradicts 'The Print' reports, denies censoring content

16 Nov 2018

#FreeFromCensorship: Netflix contradicts 'The Print' reports, denies censoring content

Streaming giant Netflix has denied reports that it is self-regulating its content after a meeting with the Information & Broadcast Ministry.

Kashyap, Motwane, and Grover returning for 'Sacred Games' Season-2: Netflix

23 Oct 2018

Kashyap, Motwane, and Grover returning for 'Sacred Games' Season-2: Netflix

Netflix confirmed on Tuesday that the streaming giant will continue its association with Vikramaditya Motwane, Anurag Kashyap, and Varun Grover for 'Sacred Games Season 2'.

Bombay HC on #MeToo: Movement shouldn't be misused

20 Oct 2018

Bombay HC on #MeToo: Movement shouldn't be misused

On Friday, the Bombay High Court warned against misusing the #MeToo movement and said the idea of the campaign was to help the survivors in speaking up.

#MeToo effect: Fate of 'Sacred Games' Season 2 uncertain

11 Oct 2018

#MeToo effect: Fate of 'Sacred Games' Season 2 uncertain

The second season of 'Sacred Games', the Indian Netflix original which garnered widespread applaud, is in jeopardy in the wake of #MeToo movement which led to the dissolution of Phantom Films.

Vikas Bahl calls Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya opportunists, sends legal notice

10 Oct 2018

Vikas Bahl calls Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya opportunists, sends legal notice

Amidst the ongoing #MeToo movement, director Vikas Bahl, who has been accused of sexual harassment, has sent a legal notice to the Phantom co-founders Anurag Kashyap and Vikramaditya Motwane.

#MeToo: MAMI removes AIB, Rajat Kapoor's films from its line-up

09 Oct 2018

#MeToo: MAMI removes AIB, Rajat Kapoor's films from its line-up

The Mumbai Academy of Moving Image (MAMI) announced yesterday that the festival has decided to drop AIB's 'Chintu Ka Birthday' and Rajat Kapoor's 'Kadakh' from its showcase as #MeToo storm gathers speed.

#Time'sUpVikasBahl: Director sexually assaults employee, Anurag Kashyap remains silent

06 Oct 2018

#Time'sUpVikasBahl: Director sexually assaults employee, Anurag Kashyap remains silent

As is commonly known, Vikas Bahl was one of the co-founders of Phantom Films production house, along with notable names like Anurag Kashyap, Vikramaditya Motwane and Madhu Mantena.

No more 'Fuh se' Phantom: Kashyap, others dissolve production house

06 Oct 2018

No more 'Fuh se' Phantom: Kashyap, others dissolve production house

Phantom Films was one of the leading Indian production houses until recently.

A part of Manto still lives with me: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

21 Sep 2018

A part of Manto still lives with me: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Nawazuddin Siddiqui says after playing the title role in Saadat Hasan Manto's biopic, a part of the famed short-story writer still lives inside him; a quality he imbibed- not to be judgmental.

'Sacred Games' to return with a second season, confirms Netflix

21 Sep 2018

'Sacred Games' to return with a second season, confirms Netflix

Netflix has officially greenlit the hit series 'Sacred Games' for a second season.

'Manmarziyaan': Miffed Anurag slams production house for deleting 'objectionable' scenes

20 Sep 2018

'Manmarziyaan': Miffed Anurag slams production house for deleting 'objectionable' scenes

Anurag Kashyap, whose voice on pressing issues can't (and shouldn't) be silenced, has expressed discontent over the treatment meted to his directorial venture 'Manmarziyaan'.

Here's why 'Sacred Games' success didn't surprise Radhika Apte

24 Aug 2018

Here's why 'Sacred Games' success didn't surprise Radhika Apte

'Sacred Games', Radhika Apte's second project with Netflix, has quickly attained a cult following and Apte credits the people behind the camera for its success.

Radhika, Manav grace the 'black carpet' at Netflix's 'Ghoul' premiere

22 Aug 2018

Radhika, Manav grace the 'black carpet' at Netflix's 'Ghoul' premiere

Radhika Apte and Manav Kaul, the stars of Netflix's new original 'Ghoul', attended its premiere in Mumbai.

Five Indian web-series you can binge watch this weekend

13 Jul 2018

Five Indian web-series you can binge watch this weekend

Slowly and steadily web-series have started to gain momentum and popularity among Indian audiences, and we've witnessed some pretty impressive releases of late.

Netflix's Indian original series 'Ghoul' to premiere on August 24

09 Jul 2018

Netflix's Indian original series 'Ghoul' to premiere on August 24

Netflix's Indian original series "Ghoul", starring Radhika Apte and Manav Kaul in the lead, will premiere on August 24.

Wondering why everyone's raving about Sacred Games? Here's a cheat-sheet

09 Jul 2018

Wondering why everyone's raving about Sacred Games? Here's a cheat-sheet

It's highly impossible for you to not stumble upon a post about 'Sacred Games'. And if you don't know what 'Sacred Games' is, you really need to change that.

#HappyBirthdayRanveerSingh: How this outsider made it big in Bollywood

06 Jul 2018

#HappyBirthdayRanveerSingh: How this outsider made it big in Bollywood

The big bad world of Hindi film industry may not be kind to outsiders but is quick to recognize special talents and not let them go.

I treat gangster roles through a human lens, says Nawazuddin

02 Jul 2018

I treat gangster roles through a human lens, says Nawazuddin

Bollywood Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui said the reason for him being convincing in gangster roles is that he looks at the characters through a human lens.

Important to experiment for longer, respectable career: Saif Ali Khan

01 Jul 2018

Important to experiment for longer, respectable career: Saif Ali Khan

Saif Ali Khan believes sticking to one's comfort zone could be tempting, but it's important for an actor to experiment to have a longer and respectable career.

'Sacred Games' new trailer: Saif, Nawazuddin are in top form

06 Jun 2018

'Sacred Games' new trailer: Saif, Nawazuddin are in top form

Netflix has teased the Indian fans with yet another intriguing trailer of its upcoming original 'Sacred Games'.