Hansal Mehta wraps up Aligarh' shoot
Hansal Mehta wraps up Aligarh' shoot

Director Hansal Mehta has finished shooting his much-awaited forthcoming film "Aligarh".

'Citylights' to be screened at NYIFF
'Citylights' to be screened at NYIFF

Hansal Mehta's film ‘Citylights’, which narrates a heart-wrenching tale of a couple who migrates to Mumbai to fulfill their dreams, will be screened at the upcoming edition of New York Indian Film Festival (NYIFF). Elated over the news, the director says screening dates are yet to be announced.

Government needs to be banned: Hansal Mehta on documentary ban

The ban on the documentary based on the December 16, 2012 Delhi gang-rape has left national award-winning director Hansal Mehta appalled. He says it's difficult for him to comprehend the government's order and questions why the government is restricting cinema from reflecting the truth in society.

Hansal Mehta confirms biopic with Kangana Ranaut
Hansal Mehta confirms biopic with Kangana Ranaut

National Award-winning director Hansal Mehta has confirmed that he has roped in actress Kangana Ranaut for a biopic - but it's not about legendary mountaineer Bachendri Pal.

Yes, the character is gay: Manoj Bajpayee on Hansal Mehta's next
Yes, the character is gay: Manoj Bajpayee on Hansal Mehta's next

 Actor Manoj Bajpayee has confirmed that he will be seen playing a gay professor in Hansal Mehta's next, putting to rest all speculations.

Debate on sexual orientation should be mainstream: Hansal Mehta
Debate on sexual orientation should be mainstream: Hansal Mehta

After 'Shahid' and 'CityLights', Hansal Mehta is producing and directing a movie inspired by the true story of a gay professor as he feels the debate on sexual orientation should be a part of mainstream.

Unique stories, great talent: Producer Hansal Mehta's promise

 As a new film producer, National Award winning director Hansal Mehta promises to make movies with interesting stories and a mix of talent.

Rajkummar Rao chose me for 'Citylights': Hansal Mehta
Rajkummar Rao chose me for 'Citylights': Hansal Mehta

 His award winning film "Citilights" wowed the movie enthusiasts at the Dharamshala International Film Festival (DIFF) and the film's director Hansal Mehta says he got the opportunity to helm the film because of actor Rajkummar Rao, who plays the lead role in the movie about urban-rural migration,

Hansal Mehta's next a women-centric film?
Hansal Mehta's next a women-centric film?

If all goes as planned, Hansal Mehta who last directed 'Citylights', will next wield the megaphone for a women-centric film.

Big B urges fans to support Mumbai film fest
Big B urges fans to support Mumbai film fest

 The Mumbai Film Festival is facing a funds crunch for its forthcoming 16th edition this year and megastar Amitabh Bachchan is urging people to aid it.

Hansal Mehta comes to 'Makdee' actress Shweta Basu's rescue
Hansal Mehta comes to 'Makdee' actress Shweta Basu's rescue

Actress Shweta Basu Prasad, who was recently caught in a prostitution racket, may land a role in a film directed by Hansal Mehta, who has urged the authorities to "expose" the "clients" of the National Award winning performer.

I respect marriage, but it`s not for me: Rajkummar Rao

Young and talented actor Rajkummar Rao, who teamed up with his real life lady love Patralekha onscreen in "Citylights", is happy to be with her, but the idea of marriage doesn`t excite him as of now.

`Saaransh` remake on Hansal Mehta`s wish list

They have formed a mutual admiration society. If Mahesh Bhatt is in awe of Hansal Mehta`s work, the latter is so fascinated by Bhatt that he wishes to remake his "Saaransh".

`Citylights` collects Rs. 3.57 crore in opening weekend

Hansal Mehta`s “Citylights” opened well at the box office, garnering strong business during its first weekend with Rs3.57 crore.

I believe in the numbers game: Rajkummar Rao

After impressing the audience with his work in films like `Kai Po Che` and `Shahid`, Rajkummar Rao has once again been applauded for his performance in his latest release `Citylights`. The National Award winning actor says that while he wants his films to be commercially successful, he also wants critical acclaim.

Citylights review: A gripping tale of city's underbelly!

The city sucks. And it sucks in the uninitiated, swallows up the innocent wholesale, diminishes the individual`s ego. If you happen to be one of the multitude of faceless migrants, you are in for a really grueling time.

Newcomer Patralekha eyeing Hollywood

Patralekha is soon to make her Bollywood debut with Hansal Mehta`s ‘Citylights’, but she is already aiming for Hollywood.

`Citylights` will bring back legacy of my cinema: Mahesh Bhatt

Mahesh Bhatt, co-owner of Vishesh Films, says the film production company has given many hits like ‘Raaz’, ‘Jism’ and ‘Murder’, but their forthcoming film ‘Citylights’ will change its course.

`CityLights` emotionally drained me: Rajkummar Rao

National-award-winning actor Rajkummar Rao found it emotionally draining to play the role of a migrant worker in Hansal Mehta`s `CityLights`.

Patralekhaa doesn`t mind doing bold roles

Patralekhaa doesn`t mind doing bold roles