Monday, 15 July 2019

Tag Archives: Padmavati

Shahid Kapoor: I would have done Khilji differently

BOLLYWOOD: Shahid Kapoor has said he would have played the role of Delhi Sultan Alauddin Khilji differently than Ranveer Singh in Padmaavat. Shahid Kapoor plays the role of Maharawal Ratan Singh in Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s latest epic drama alongide Deepika Padukone, who essays Rani Padmavati. When asked if wished to ...

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What are the ‘Padmaavat’ protests about, Javed Akhtar

BOLLYWOOD: Javed Akhtar is confused after watching Padmaavat – and not because he didn’t get what was happening in the movie. The writer-lyricist saw Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s controversial period drama with his wife, Shabana Azmi and left the cinema impressed more than anything. He questioned why protesters were objecting to ...

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Padmavat: Violence after India top court lifts ban on film

BOLLYWOOD: Protesters in India’s Gujarat have blocked roads and caused local bus services to be suspended, after the Supreme Court cleared the release of controversial Bollywood film Padmavat. Extremist Hindu groups torched buses and vandalised a theatre in the western state of Gujarat on Sunday. Despite the court ruling and ...

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Veere Di Wedding – Kareena, Sonam film gets delayed

BOLLYWOOD: With Padmavati releasing on January 25th, Bollywood calender for the year seems to have gone for a toss. From Sidharth Malhotra’s Aiyaary to Anushka Sharma’s Pari, every filmmaker is forced to shift release dates for their films. Now we hear that Kareena Kapoor Khan, Sonam Kapoor and Swara Bhaskar ...

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Rename Padmavati to Padmavat, Indian censor board tells Bhansali

BOLLYWOOD: The Indian censor board who reviewed the film Padmavati in its committee meeting on December 28 has suggested renaming the brand as  Padmavat  apart from several cuts and other changes in the content. Director Sanjay Leela Bhansali has received UA certificate from the board on the conditions of modification. ...

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Raees is Twitter’s most talked film of 2017

BOLLYWOOD Superstar Shah Rukh Khan and Pakistani debutante Mahira Khan’s Raees was the most talked about Bollywood film of 2017 on Twitter, with Salman Khan’s Tiger Zinda Hai securing the second place, reveals a report. According to Twitter India’s annual ranking list, Raees was the most talked about Hindi film in 2017 based ...

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Ileana D’Cruz Joins Shahid In Batti Gul Meter Chalu

BOLLYWOOD: After his portrayal of the Maharawal Ratan Singh in the much-controversial film Padmavati, Shahid Kapoor has signed his next film already. The film titled Batti Gul Meter Chalu will be directed by Akshay Kumar’s Toilet: Ek Prem Katha director Shree Narayan Singh. Earlier there were rumours that Katrina Kaif ...

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Padmavati row: Kangana won’t support Deepika

BOLLYWOOD: In the wake of the death threats and warnings of physical harm by radical elements, the entire film industry came forward to rally around Deepika Padukone. A well-informed source says, “It was Shabana Azmi who initiated a campaign in the  film industry. She got every major actress to sign ...

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‘Padmavati’ row based on rumours, says Sanjay Bhansali

BOLLYWOOD: In the midst of a raging controversy over his film Padmavati, director Sanjay Leela Bhansali appeared before an Indian Parliamentary committee and maintained that the row over the yet-to-be released movie was based on rumours, strongly rejecting charges that he had distorted historical facts. Bhansali was grilled for over ...

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Kapil Sharma slams death threats against Deepika

MUMBAI: Actor-comedian Kapil Sharma today came out in support of “Padmavati” star Deepika Padukone, saying it is wrong to resort to violence to register protests. Directed by Sanjay Leela Bhansali, the period drama has been in the line of fire with various Rajput groups and political leaders accusing the filmmaker ...

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