Remembering Kundan Shah

The author of Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro: Seriously Funny Since 1983 looks back at his time with the director of the cult film who died of a cardiac arrest on October 7

National Award winning director passes away

National Award winning director Kundan Shah passed away today morning due to a heart attack in Mumbai. He was 69 and died in his sleep. Kundan is most known for his comedy classic Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro ...

Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro director Kundan Shah passes away

Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro director Kundan Shah passes away One of the most acclaimed filmmakers of Bollywood, Kundan Shah, passed away today due to heart attack in Mumbai. The director was 69 years old and was just 12 days away from celebrating his 70th ...

Om Puri obituary

Film actor successful in Hollywood and Bollywood, best known in Britain for East Is East The actor Om Puri, who has died aged 66 from a heart attack, exuded a reassuring warmth and gravitas over a ...

Om Puri obituary

Film actor successful in Hollywood and Bollywood, best known in Britain for East Is East The actor Om Puri, who has died aged 66 from a heart attack, exuded a reassuring warmth and gravitas over a ...

Om Puri Dies: Veteran Indian Actor Was 66

Om Puri Dies: Veteran Indian Actor Was 66 Om Puri, one of India’s most critically acclaimed actors, died in Mumbai on Friday, reportedly after suffering a heart attack. He was 66. Puri, whose versatile career saw him feature in Indian films ...

Bharat Jadhav: No vulgarity in P Se Pm Tak

Popular Marathi film and theatre personality Bharat Jadhav will now be seen in Kundan Shah's Hindi film P Se Pm Tak. The film is a story of a prostitute who goes on to become the Prime Minister. Ask ...

Kundan Shah recalls Srk’s touching gesture!

Long before Shah Rukh Khan became the reigning Badshah of Bollywood, the superstar had worked with ace director Kundan Shah (best known for his cult comedy Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro) in Kabhi Haan Kabhi Naa. ...

Jai Ho Democracy trailer launched – Veteran actors light up the screen

You can call it India’s answer to ‘Expendables’ as the Indian film industry veterans come together for a relevant political comedy. Jai Ho Democracy stars thespians from the National School of Drama ...

Sneak Peek: Saif Ali Khan & Tigmanshu Dhulia on Anupama Chopra’s show The Front Row

We have another cool sneak peek at the stars hitting the spotlight on Anupama Chopra’s show The Front Row! This week, Anupama Chopra sits down with Bullett Raja himself Saif Ali Khan, who is joined by ...

Nfdc hasnt permitted Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro 2 yet

Nfdc hasnt permitted Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro 2 yet Lead actors Naseeruddin Shah and Irrfan Khan who are eagerly awaiting the shoot to kickstart for their upcoming Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro 2 will have to wait for a while. National Film Development ...

My kids are after me to do 'Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro Part 2': Irrfan

My kids are after me to do 'Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro Part 2': Irrfan Mumbai, Oct 13: Versatile actor Irrfan will team up with seasoned actor Naseeruddin Shah for the sequel to 1983 classic "Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro" and says more than him, his children love the cult film and ...

Naseeruddin Irrfan in double roles in Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro 2

Naseeruddin Irrfan in double roles in Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro 2 The first installment of Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro, a satirical take on the ongoing corruption during the early 80s remains a cult. Attempting to recreate the impact once again is Kundan Shah, who is ...

India Film Project to host online film festival with Nfdc

India Film Project to host online film festival with Nfdc A still from Pestonjee The 2013 edition of the India Film Project (Ifp) will host an online film festival powered by the Nfdc. This festival will showcase national award winning films like Dharavi, ...

Satish Kaushik writes lyrics for Gang of Ghosts

Satish Kaushik writes lyrics for Gang of Ghosts The highly talented Actor-Director Satish Kaushik who had written the dialogues for comic cult Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro (1983), recently not just penned down the dialogues for his upcoming comedy Gang of ...

10 classics of Indian cinema, decade by decade

To celebrate the Indian film industry's centenary year, here are 10 essential movies – from a silent film about the life of the Buddha to a violent gangster epic Prem Sanyas/The Light of Asia (Franz ...

Not directing 'Kahaani 2', clarifies Kundan Shah

Not directing 'Kahaani 2', clarifies Kundan Shah Mumbai, July 21: For the director of "Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro", one of the most brilliant social satires of Indian cinema, it comes as an embarrassing shock to be accused of muscling into Sujoy Ghosh's ...

Kundan Shah replaces Sujoy from Kahaani sequel

Kundan Shah replaces Sujoy from Kahaani sequel Kahaani was a highly acclaimed blockbuster film which gave Sujoy Ghosh the much needed success as a director. But now looks like its sequel is caught up in a web of controversies. After a recent ...

Jagran Film Festival in Delhi to celebrate Hundred Years of Indian Cinema

Jagran Film Festival in Delhi to celebrate Hundred Years of Indian Cinema “Pyaasa” at Jagran Film Festival The 4th edition of the Jagran Film Festival will be held at the Siri Fort Auditorium in Delhi from July 5-9, 2013. The festival will celebrate Hundred Years of ...

Jagran Film Festival to celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema

Jagran Film Festival to celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema New Delhi, June 24: The fourth edition of Jagran Film Festival, to be held July 5-9, will celebrate 100 glorious years of Indian cinema. As many as 20 classics, including "Jaane Bhi Do Yaaro" and ...

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