Rs 100-crore club has poisoned our filmmaking sensibilities: Naseeruddin Shah

Rs 100-crore club has poisoned our filmmaking sensibilities: Naseeruddin Shah

Aspiring to cross the glorified figure of Rs 100 crore at the box office is proving to be a "poison" for the Indian film industry, says acclaimed veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah, who believes making content-based movies more economically will be a step in the right direction.

Can you really imagine Naseeruddin Shah playing Dumbledore in Harry Potter series?

Can you really imagine Naseeruddin Shah playing Dumbledore in Harry Potter series?

While this claim has certainly created some frenzy, we can't imagine what Michael Gambon (the actor who played the role in the other installments) would feel about it.

Naseeruddin Shah's advice to Randeep, 'don't plan your career'

Naseeruddin Shah's advice to Randeep, 'don't plan your career'

Actor Randeep Hooda says his actor friend Naseeruddin Shah has advised him not to plan his career ever.

Karan Johar is keen to watch THIS Bollywood release! Any guesses?

Karan Johar is keen to watch THIS Bollywood release! Any guesses?

'Waiting' has reportedly collected more than Rs 75 lacs in two days.

'A Wednesday' veterans Anupam Kher, Naseeruddin Shah spar over Kashmiri Pandits - Details inside

'A Wednesday' veterans Anupam Kher, Naseeruddin Shah spar over Kashmiri Pandits - Details inside

Here's how Naseeruddin Shah clarified his statement over Anupam Kher's stand on Kashmiri Pandits. 

 

Waiting movie review: Naseer, Kalki add heft to this homage to humanism

Waiting movie review: Naseer, Kalki add heft to this homage to humanism

There are hospitals, and there are hospitals -- to take care of the ill. But there are no schools to teach us how to cope with the ill.

Naseeruddin Shah constantly surprises us: Kalki Koechlin

Naseeruddin Shah constantly surprises us: Kalki Koechlin

Actress Kalki Koechlin on Thursday said her "Waiting" co-star Naseeruddin Shah constantly surprises everyone with his performance and even argues for the honesty of his character.

Naseeruddin Shah wants to write tell-all book on Bollywood

Naseeruddin Shah's memoir 'And Then One Day' gives an account of his life till the age of 32, but the actor says he has no plans to write a continuation of his story and would rather bring out a book on Bollywood.

Actors should have interests other than movies: Naseeruddin Shah

Actors should have interests other than movies: Naseeruddin Shah

As someone who has a thriving career in theatre besides his movie outings, Naseeruddin Shah feels it is imperative for actors to have interests beyond films otherwise they tend to become too insular.

Greed drove Anurag Kashyap to make 'Bombay Velvet': Naseeruddin Shah

Greed drove Anurag Kashyap to make 'Bombay Velvet': Naseeruddin Shah

Naseeruddin Shah feels Anurag Kashyap's "greed" to work with stars and make a big-budget movie made him shift his focus from niche films he was doing to direct "Bombay Velvet".

Naseer and I share emotional intelligence: Kalki Koechlin

Naseer and I share emotional intelligence: Kalki Koechlin

 Kalki Koechlin's role is poles apart from Naseeruddin Shah in their upcoming hospital drama "Waiting" and the actress says the emotional intelligence between the two helped them to convey the difference nicely.

Trailer out! Naseeruddin Shah, Kalki Koechlin's 'Waiting' is a refreshing take on love, courage and faith

Trailer out! Naseeruddin Shah, Kalki Koechlin's 'Waiting' is a refreshing take on love, courage and faith

The Anu Menon directorial also features Rajat Kapoor, Sushasini Maniratnam and Arjun Mathur in key roles.

Divya Dutta's 'Irada In Patiala' role inspired by Hina Rabbani Khar?

Divya Dutta's 'Irada In Patiala' role inspired by Hina Rabbani Khar?

The very talented and versatile Divya Dutta will be next seen in a film titled 'Irada In Patiala', starring classic actor Naseeruddin Shah and Arshad Warsi. The interesting bit about this film is that Divya will be playing a Punjabi politician Ramandeep, as per TOI report.

Rishi Kapoor keen to work with Naseeruddin Shah again

Rishi Kapoor keen to work with Naseeruddin Shah again

The "Bobby" actor, who thanked the veteran for his thoughts about Rishi's character in Shakun Batra's directorial, worked together in 1989 film "Khoj". 

'Teraa Suroor' collects Rs 6.46 cr over weekend

'Teraa Suroor' collects Rs 6.46 cr over weekend

'Teraa Suroor' had a low opening with total income of Rs. 6.46 crore over the weekend.

Working with Naseeruddin Shah, Arshad Warsi learning experience: Sagarika Ghatge

Working with Naseeruddin Shah, Arshad Warsi learning experience: Sagarika Ghatge

Sagarika Ghatge says it was a learning experience working with Naseeruddin Shah and Arshad Warsi in the upcoming film 'Irada'.

Naseeruddin Shah to be honoured with Lifetime Achievement award at DIFF

Naseeruddin Shah to be honoured with Lifetime Achievement award at DIFF

Veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah will be awarded the Lifetime Achievement Award at Dubai International Film Festival.

Charlie Ke Chakkar Mein movie review - confusing, convoluted, contrived

Charlie Ke Chakkar Mein movie review - confusing, convoluted, contrived

'Charlie Kay Chakkar Mein' is a neo-noir murder mystery film directed by Manish Srivastav

Film's success depends on merit, not promotions: Naseeruddin Shah

Film's success depends on merit, not promotions: Naseeruddin Shah

Naseeruddin Shah says that the success of a film depends on the merit and not promotions 

Not returning awards as they mean nothing to me: Naseeruddin Shah

Not returning awards as they mean nothing to me: Naseeruddin Shah

 Taking a dig at the BJP, veteran actor Naseeruddin Shah says their statements on moderate protesters show their tolerance level.