Big films help bring more audience for small projects: Swara Bhaskar

Big films help bring more audience for small projects: Swara Bhaskar

Actress Swara Bhaskar, who has been striking a fine balance between commercial and small films, says her roles in mainstream films help her draw audiences' attention towards independent projects.

There was always an audience for female-centric films: Anand L Rai

There was always an audience for female-centric films: Anand L Rai

The box-office success of 'Queen', 'Piku' and 'Tanu Weds Manu Returns' may point towards an increase in acceptance of female-centric films, but director Aanand L Rai says such movies, though few and far between, always did well.

Aanand L Rai wants to make a romantic film with Shah Rukh Khan

Aanand L Rai wants to make a romantic film with Shah Rukh Khan

Director Aanand L Rai, who has churned out beautiful romantic films, now wants to make a movie with Shah Rukh Khan, the king in this genre.

'Tanu Weds Manu 2' shooting begins!

'Tanu Weds Manu 2' shooting begins!

Filmmaker Anand L Rai's successful venture 'Tanu Weds Manu' (2011) became an instant hit with its unusual star cast and peppy music, thus tempting the director to make a comeback with a sequel. According to reports, the shooting for 'Tanu Weds Manu 2' has already begun in the city of Lucknow.

`Tanu Weds Manu` producer to send legal notice to director

The sequel of `Tanu Weds Manu` has got embroiled in a legal tangle between director Anand L Rai and producers trio of Vinod Bachchan, Sanjay Singh and Shailesh Singh.

`Raanjhanaa` director coming up with another romantic film with Dhanush

Director Anand L Rai, whose `Raanjhanaa` generated good response at the box office, is coming up with another romantic film and is currently working on the script.

I would love to do short films, says Sonam Kapoor

Sonam Kapoor along with `Raanjhanaa` Director Anand L Rai and `Ship of Theseus` fame Anand Gandhi was recently seen at the DNA`s short film festival.

AR Rahman a true Raanjhanaa, says Dhanush

Tamil actor Dhanush, who is set to make his Bollywood debut with Anand L Rai`s ‘Raanjhanaa’, minces no words in praising the Oscar-winning music composer of the film, A.R. Rahman, terming him a true Raanjhanaa.

Director targets 2014 for `Tanu Weds Manu` sequel

After `Raanjhanaa`, Anand L. Rai`s next film will be the `Tanu Weds Manu` sequel.

Don`t pick simple roles for people to notice my acting: Sonam Kapoor

Bollywood actress and fashionista Sonam Kapoor says that she does not choose simple roles to shift the focus of the audience from her fashion sense to acting skills.