Priyadarshan

National Film Award controversy: Akshay Kumar finally breaks his silence

National Film Award controversy: Akshay Kumar finally breaks his silence

For the record, Priyadarshan was the chairperson in Feature Films category this time. He has worked with Akki in films like 'Hera Pheri' and 'Bhagam Bhag'.

Apr 14, 2017, 15:11 PM IST
64th National Awards: AR Murugadoss not impressed with jury, alleges bias

64th National Awards: AR Murugadoss not impressed with jury, alleges bias

Indian filmmaker AR Murugadoss on Friday took to Twitter to express his disappointment over the recently announced 64th National Awards. The 42-year-old director alleged bias and stated that 'influence & partiality' of people in the jury can be sensed.

Apr 10, 2017, 16:29 PM IST
Priyadarshan's latest film to start rolling on August 10

Priyadarshan's latest film to start rolling on August 10

 Director Priyadarshan has assured that his new Tamil film on AIDS awareness is going to be hilarious. He will start shooting from next month.

Jul 20, 2015, 15:42 PM IST

Priyadarshan to make Bollywood return soon

 Ace director Priyadarshan is all set to make his Bollywood return after a gap of two years.

Feb 19, 2015, 18:43 PM IST
Filmmaker Priyadarshan, Lissy file for divorce

Filmmaker Priyadarshan, Lissy file for divorce

 Malayalam filmmaker Priyadarshan and his wife Lissy have decided to end their marriage. Lissy filed for divorce Monday here.

Dec 01, 2014, 19:58 PM IST

Priyadarshan demits Chairman post of Kerala Film Academy

Noted director Priyadarshan has demitted his office as Chairman of Kerala State Chalachitra Academy following his three-year term coming to end on July last.

Aug 07, 2014, 14:32 PM IST

Southern actress Keerthi inclined towards designing

Keerthi, daughter of Malayalam producer Suresh Kumar and former actress Menaka, is filming Priyadarshan`s ‘Gitanjali’ here.

Jul 25, 2013, 20:22 PM IST

Ace director Priyadarshan faces `political` heat

Priyadarshan Tuesday drew flak for saying that the Malayalam film industry is in shambles and it doesn`t have any minister to manage it.

May 28, 2013, 18:53 PM IST

Priyadarshan relents, but accepts `Gangnam style` song

Filmmaker Priyadarshan is not much into item songs. When an item song was brought into his last Hindi release ‘Tezz’, he had rebelled against the producer, Ratan Jain and disowned the product.

Mar 22, 2013, 20:02 PM IST

`Rangrezz` review: Film questions overrated emotion- love

Way back, Tina Turner sang "What`s love got to do with it?"

Mar 22, 2013, 12:54 PM IST

Emraan Hashmi to team up with Priyadarshan for thriller movie

The undisputed serial kisser of Bollywood - Emraan Hashmi – is all set to work with Priyadarshan for a thriller film.

Mar 18, 2013, 10:03 AM IST

Vashu Bhagnani was sceptical about Jackky doing `Rangrezz`

Vashu Bhagnani says he was initially sceptical about his son Jackky playing a realistic role in ‘Rangrezz’ but director Priyadarshan convinced him and now he is happy with the decision.

Mar 11, 2013, 18:25 PM IST

Haven`t done anything like `Rangrezz` before: Jackky Bhagnani

Jackky Bhagnani, who was seen in films like "F.A.L.T.U" and "Ajab Gazabb Love", says his role in "Rangrezz" is different from the earlier ones and that director Priyadarshan wasn`t sure whether he can pull it off.

Feb 14, 2013, 13:48 PM IST

`Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal` soundtrack lacks fizz

Priyadarshan is back with another comic-caper ‘Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal’ to tickle your funny bones.

Sep 13, 2012, 08:55 AM IST

I don`t know the formula of making successful films: Priyan

After being in the industry for over three decades, National award winning filmmaker Priyadarshan says he still does not know the formula of making successful movies and luring audience to cinema halls.

Sep 11, 2012, 12:26 PM IST

I look too serious for comedy: Priyadarshan

Filmmaker Priyadarshan, known for laughter riots like ‘Hera Pheri’ and ‘Hungama’, says he likes the atmosphere on the sets of his movie to be extremely professional.

Sep 03, 2012, 13:19 PM IST

Priyadarshan busy as bee, thanks to new projects

Award winning director Priyadarshan`s hands are full. His comedy `Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal` has yet to hit screens, and he is already focusing on two new projects - one with Akshay Kumar and another is with newcomers, which is said to be titled `Rangrez`.

Aug 30, 2012, 14:15 PM IST

After 86 films, who cares about critics: Priyadarshan

There are two kinds of films, one for critics and the other for audiences, believes National Award winner Priyadarshan, who has successfully straddled two worlds and says candidly that his next `Kamaal Dhamaal Malamaal` is strictly masala.

Aug 28, 2012, 13:47 PM IST

Southern, Hindi film industry are same now: Priyadarshan

Priyadarshan has been dabbling with both Hindi and southern film industry.

Aug 28, 2012, 08:21 AM IST

Aamir Khan to act in Priyadarshan`s AIDS film?

Superstar Aamir Khan is likely to feature in Priyadarshan`s much-awaited film based on AIDS.

Apr 30, 2012, 11:56 AM IST