Zubeen Garg to film Hindi directorial next year

  “Ya Ali” fame Assamese singer Zubeen Garg will start shooting for his Bollywood directorial titled “Chakra” from January 2016.

'Un-Freedom' should not be banned: Adil Hussain
'Un-Freedom' should not be banned: Adil Hussain

Actor Adil Hussain, whose film "Un-Freedom" failed to get a certificate for release in India, today said banning the same sex love story was "baseless".

Film on homosexuality 'Un-Freedom' banned in India

 Florida-based director Raj Amit Kumar's debut film "Un-Freedom", starring Adil Hussain and Victor Banerjee in key roles, has been denied certification to screen in India.

Actor Rajat Kapoor back in action with 'Mantra'
Actor Rajat Kapoor back in action with 'Mantra'

After his much-acclaimed performance in the film Ankhon Dekhi, actor Rajat Kapoor returns to big screen with a new film titled 'Mantra'.

It's satisfying to be part of film like 'Zed Plus': Mona Singh
It's satisfying to be part of film like 'Zed Plus': Mona Singh

 Actress Mona Singh, who features in the recently released "Zed Plus", says it's satisfying for an actor to be part of a movie like the political satire as it requires one to portray a range of emotions.

'Zed Plus' review: Political satire which makes you laugh, weep
'Zed Plus' review: Political satire which makes you laugh, weep

This Prime Minister cannot speak Hindi. No, he is not female and of Italian origin. Played by the very authentic Kulbhushan Kharbanda, Mr. Prime Minister in Chandraprakash Dwiwedi's heartwarming political satire, is a bearded, canny, suave and wily patriarch.

Adil Hussain plans to direct Assamese film

Versatile and critically acclaimed actor Adil Hussain is set to wield the megaphone with an Assamese film, about a man and elephant. But he doesn't like to be called a director.

Bollywood films aren't my taste: Adil Hussain
Bollywood films aren't my taste: Adil Hussain

Versatile actor Adil Hussain, known for his performances in high-on-content films, including ‘English Vinglish’ and ‘Life Of Pi’, says he has hardly watched any Bollywood films for over three decades. He says they're not to his "taste".

Adil Hussain makes Tamil debut with 'Yatchan'
Adil Hussain makes Tamil debut with 'Yatchan'

 Actor Adil Hussain, popular for his role in 'Ishqiya' and 'English Vinglish', will make his Tamil debut with upcoming actioner 'Yatchan'. He describes his role as an "interesting challenge".

Seema Biswas to perform-direct Hindi adaptation of Tagore`s play

Noted theatre person and Bollywood actress, Seema Biswas will perform a one act play `Streer Patra`, a Hindi adaptation of Rabindranath Tagore`s drama, on August 27 here.

My role in `Lootera` was cut short: Adil Hussain

Actor Adil Hussain says his role of a police inspector in `Lootera` was very significant when he signed on for it, but was taken aback to see that it did not reflect in the final cut of the film.

Would love to commit to North-East films: Seema and Adil

Film actors Seema Biswas and Adil Hussain, who are part of the North Eastern package at the International Film Festival of India (IFFI) here, today said they would love to work in movies made in that part of the country regularly, provided that scripts appeal to them.

I don`t allow money to dominate my decisions: Adil Hussain

Actor Adil Hussain, who has acted with films like `English Vinglish` and `Life of Pi`, considers his family to be important.

Northeast filmmakers don`t have money to promote movies: Adil Hussain

Assam-born actor Adil Hussain says that filmmakers from the northeast region don`t have the kind of budget to market their movies; neither do they have enough theatres to recover the cost.

Northeast coming on Bollywood radar?

It`s a region that has produced acclaimed directors like Jahnu Barua and Utpal Borpujari, singers like Bhupen Hazarika and actors like Danny Denzongpa and Adil Hussain, but sadly the northeast has never been on Bollywood`s radar.

`Lessons In Forgetting` - stirs the hornet`s nest

"Never run away from things that terrify you," was a lesson that J.A. Krishnamurthy had instilled in his daughter Smriti when she was young, and he probably regrets doing so, for the results could be terrifying. A reality one should wake up to.

Karma brought me to India: Ang Lee

Oscar-winning filmmaker Ang Lee could not attend a special screening of ‘Life of Pi’ here but in a special message the director expressed his gratitude "for all the help and inspiration I got from India."

Suraj Sharma deserved an Oscar nomination, says his ‘Life of Pi’ father Adil Hussain

Adil Hussain says Suraj Sharma deserved Oscar nomination.

Ang Lee is a sensitive and silent director, says ‘Life of Pi’ star Adil Hussain

Arya Yuyutsu caught up with `Life of Pi` and `English Vinglish` actor Adil Hussain to ask him about working with Ang Lee, Suraj Sharma, the Oscars, and his upcoming projects in the first of a two-part interview.