Mumbai, Feb 5 (IANS) Filmmaker Mohit Suri is strictly against nepotism and he insists he casts actors on the basis of merit and suitability for a role.

Malala biopic director still receives threat mails

Malala biopic director still receives threat mails

New Delhi, Jan 17 (IANS) HE Amjad Khan's upcoming directorial "Gul Makai" tells the story of Pakistani education activist and Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai. He says he has been getting many death threats but he never felt like dropping the project.

Shoojit Sircar suggests detox for cellphone & social media addiction

Shoojit Sircar suggests detox for cellphone & social media addiction

Mumbai, Jan 13 (IANS) At a time when mobile phones and social media addiction are becoming a matter of concern for most of us, filmmaker Shoojit Sircar suggests we should go for detox.

Kolkata actress names filmmaker Arindam Sil in #metoo

Kolkata actress names filmmaker Arindam Sil in #metoo

Kolkata, Jan 11 (IANS) The #metoo wave has now entered the Bengali film industry. Popular television actress Rupanjana Mitra has reportedly brought shocking allegations of sexual misconduct against renowned Bengali filmmaker Arindam Sil.

Hansal feels condom gives better protection than Delhi police

Hansal feels condom gives better protection than Delhi police

Mumbai, Jan 9 (IANS) Filmmaker Hansal Mehta has taken a dig at Delhi Police, who have been facing ire over their alleged inaction in the incident of thrashing of students by a masked mob at Jawaharlal Nehru University.

Kajol: Good thing that people are at least talking about rape now

Kajol: Good thing that people are at least talking about rape now

Mumbai, Dec 23 (IANS) Just before the protests against the Citizenship Amendment Act 2019 (CAA) took over social media, the platform was buzzing with news reports of brutal rape and murder of young women in several parts of the country, including Hyderabad and Unnao.

Ayushmann Khurrana: Perfection is quite passe

Ayushmann Khurrana: Perfection is quite passe

Mumbai, Dec 6 (IANS) Actor Ayushmann Khurrana is currently the audience's favourite imperfect hero on screen. He considers imperfect characters to be the most real and believes that the audience connects to such people instantly due to relatability.

Arjun Kapoor: Working with Ashutosh Gowarikar has been a dream

Arjun Kapoor: Working with Ashutosh Gowarikar has been a dream

New Delhi, Dec 4 (IANS) Actor Arjun Kapoor, who is all geared up for the release of his upcoming historical "Panipat", says working with director Ashutosh Gowariker in the film was always a dream and described the filmmaker as a "humble, hard working and disciplined".