Farhan Akhtar on Padmavati row: It is up to the I&B ministry and the government to protect the films and filmmakers

Attach Main Entertaiment Image:  Padmavati-row-farhan-akhtar.jpg It won't be wrong to say that this is perhaps the most difficult time Indian cinema is facing- given the number of censorships and certification fi.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: pinkvillaNov 14th, 2017

Bollywood unite against Sanjay Leela Bhansali"s attackers

Bollywood celebrities, including filmmakers Karan Johar and Farhan Akhtar express their anger after Rajput Karni Sena vandalised the sets of Padmavati......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: msnindiaJan 28th, 2017

Bollywood responds to attack on Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Bollywood celebrities, including filmmakers Karan Johar and Farhan Akhtar express their anger after Rajput Karni Sena vandalised the sets of Padmavati......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: msnindiaJan 28th, 2017

Mahira Khan Replaced in Raees? Farhan Akhtar Refutes Rumours

Farhan Akhtar had recently slammed MNS for demanding filmmakers to contribute Rs 5 crore to Army welfare fund as penance for casting Pakistani artistes in their films......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: ibnliveNov 2nd, 2016

Raees Won"t Pay Forced Donations: Farhan Akhtar

Akhtar criticised MNS for demanding filmmakers to contribute Rs 5 crore to Army welfare fund as penance for casting Pakistani artistes in their films, and said that it has set a terrible precedent......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: msnindiaOct 29th, 2016

Farhan Akhtar, Arjun Kapoor: B-Town stands united against censorship of Udta Punjab

Directed by Abhishek Chaubey and co-produced by Phantom Films and Balaji Motion Pictures, Udta Punjab delves into how youths in the state fall prey to drugs Leading Bollywood filmmakers including Mahesh Bhatt and Karan Johar on Tuesday spoke out strongly .....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeJun 7th, 2016

Indian Films Competing For Oscars Could Get Upto 1 Crore From Government

In another move to promote India as a film shooting destination, the ministry has approached Home and External Affairs Ministries, seeking a special category visa for foreign filmmakers who want to ex........»»

Category: musicSource: ndtvMay 23rd, 2016

Farhan Akhtar on death threats to Deepika Padukone: I wonder how they can make these threats like that so openly

Attach Main Entertaiment Image:  Padmavati-row-farhan-akhtar.jpg Sanjay Leela Bhansali’s magnum opus Padmavati has been embroiled in a string of controversies since its announcement. Even after the makers of Pa.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: pinkvilla2 hr. 14 min. ago

Pahlaj Nihalani on Padmavati and CBFC: Approving the film is the responsibility of the Censor Board, not public or the government

While earlier he refused to speak about controversial films rejected or edited by his board, he now has spoken up in detail When he was the Chief of the Censor Board of Film Certification, Pahlaj Nihlani caused much uproar thanks to his blatant s.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeNov 22nd, 2017

Padmavati release delayed: Will CBFC defer Salman Khan"s Tiger Zinda Hai too?

After the CBFC introduced the rule for filmmakers saying that they have to submit their films 68 days before their release, Padmavati has been postponed indefinitely and now the fate of Tiger Zinda Hai hangs in the balance......»»

Category: Source: indiatodayNov 20th, 2017

Farhan Akhtar on "Padmavati" and IFFI row: There"s lack of unity in film fraternity

"Unfortunately, we also have to blame ourselves. We should not just be pointing fingers," said Bollywood star Farhan Akhtar while addressing the controversy surrounding Padmavati and retraction of two regional movies from IFFI......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: dnaindiaNov 15th, 2017

Farhan Akhtar on IFFI row and Padmavati protests: I"m totally against anything being banned

Farhan Akhtar has expressed his displeasure over IFFI row and Padmavati protests......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: indiatodayNov 15th, 2017

Padmavati row: Salman Khan and Farhan Akhtar back Sanjay Leela Bhansali

Karni Sena activists and some political leaders want a ban on Padmavati, which is set to hit the screens on December 1......»»

Category: bollywoodSource: ibtimesNov 15th, 2017

We should stop treating audiences as children: Farhan Akhtar on Padmavati, IFFI row

We should stop treating audiences as children: Farhan Akhtar on Padmavati, IFFI row.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: screenindiaNov 14th, 2017

Simran and Lucknow Central get a dull response at the box office on the opening day, as Trade had expected

Simran and Lucknow Central's fate is looking pretty drab at the box office. Kangana Ranaut’s Simran and Farhan Akhtar’s Lucknow Central released today and, as was expected, both the films have opened to a really dull response at the.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeSep 15th, 2017

Simran vs Lucknow Central box office EXCLUSIVE: Kangana Ranaut and Farhan Akhtar"s films will make Rs 2 crore on opening day

Attach Main Entertaiment Image:  BOX-office.jpg All eyes are on Bollywood actress Kangana Ranaut now for her latest release, Simran that hits theatres on Friday, September 15, 2017. There has been a good amount o.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: pinkvillaSep 15th, 2017

Lucknow Central movie review: Farhan Akhtar’s band-drama fails to hit the right notes

We certainly need more such stories but yes, they need to be told better too Films that are based on real-life stories have a better connect with the audience. Farhan Akhtar’s Lucknow Central promises to be an account of a real-life story w.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeSep 14th, 2017

Simran and Lucknow Central’s box office fate rests on the content of the films, Trade expert reveals

Kangana Ranaut's Simran and Farhan Akhtar's Lucknow Central release tomorrow. This Friday, Simran and Lucknow Central are releasing. Both are banking a lot on the films’ content along with the stars in it. Farhan Akhtar is back on screen a.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeSep 14th, 2017

Farhan Akhtar: Producers returning money to distributors is a welcome move - News

2017 hasn't been too great for box office, not many films have done great this year. As the year is ending there is concern...........»»

Category: bollywoodSource: glamshamSep 14th, 2017

Farhan Akhtar on audience preferring content over stars: People want to see good content so we should celebrate that instead of being threatened by it – watch Exclusive video

"Star system has kept Bollywood alive..." says Farhan Akhtar... Year 2017 will go in the history as the year when Bollywood saw the failing of superstar films be it Shah Rukh Khan‘s Jab Harry Met Sejal or Salman Khan‘s Tubelight. And.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeSep 12th, 2017

Farhan Akhtar and Diana Penty talk about Lucknow Central’s similarity with Qaidi Band – watch exclusive video

When the trailer of Lucknow Central had hit the web there was an uncanny similarity with Yash Raj Films' Qaidi Band. When the trailer of Lucknow Central had hit the web there was an uncanny similarity with Yash Raj Films’ Qaidi Band. So wh.....»»

Category: bollywoodSource: bollywoodlifeNov 1st, 2017