Pankaj Advani wants Ranbir Kapoor to star in a biopic on him
Pankaj Advani wants Ranbir Kapoor to star in a biopic on him

At a time when sports biopics seem to be the flavour of Bollywood, ace cueist Pankaj Advani said he would like to see one on his life as well starring current heartthrob Ranbir Kapoor as the rising actor is very "intense" and has played the sport himself.

AR Rahman prefers lip-sync over songs in background

Composer A.R. Rahman doesn`t favour the trend of using songs in the background because he feels it affects its popularity.

`Mirziya` script demanded new faces: Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra

Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra says he has cast new actors Harshvardhan Kapoor and Saiyami Kher in `Mirziya` because it required fresh faces and could not have been made with established actors.

`Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` completes successful one year!

Seems like it was only yesterday when Farhan Akhtar-starrer biopic `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` received warm reception from the audience. The film, based on the life of great athlete Milkha Singh has successfully completed one year today.

Rakeysh Mehra`s wife may direct feature film

P.S. Bharathi has so far edited all of her husband and filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra`s films and has directed a documentary called `Rubaru`. But what about directing a full-length feature film?

Rakeysh felt I should make `Ru Ba Ru`: Bharathi

P S Bharathi, who made her directorial debut with `Ru Ba Ru`, a documentary based on `Rang De Basanti` impact, says her filmmaker-husband Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra thought she was the best person to direct it.

`Mirza Sahibaan` now renamed `Mirziya`

Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra has disclosed that he has now renamed his movie `Mirza Sahibaan` as `Mirziya`.

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra`s `Mirza Sahibaan` to start shooting in September

National Award winning director Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is set to launch Anil Kapoor`s son Harshavardhan in his latest movie `Mirza Sahiban`. Mehra seems to have taken a huge liking for the Kapoor children as he has already cast fashionista Sonam in 2 of his big projects, `Delhi 6` and `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag`.

IFFM to open with Amitabh Bachchan starrer `Sholay 3D`

The 3D version of Amitabh Bachchan starrer 1975 hit `Sholay` will open the 11-day-long Indian Film Festival of Melbourne (IFFM) here.

`Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` inspired to tell Indian stories: Mehra

National Award-winning filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra is happy that a host of biopic films are being made post `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag`.

Didn`t matter where Saiyami came from: Mehra on his Sahibaan

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra has found his Sahibaan for his love tale ‘Mirza Sahibaan’ in Saiyami Kher, niece of talented actress Tanvi Azmi and granddaughter of yesteryear`s leading lady Usha Kiran.

Harshvardhan to go into two life spans in `Mirza Sahibaan`

The shooting of Anil Kapoor’s son Harshvardhan’s debut film `Mirza Sahibaan` begins Sep 1, and the young actor is busy setting new standards of method acting.

IIFA 2014: Mehra proud of 10 nominations for `Bhaag...`

Filmmaker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra, whose film ‘Bhaag Milkha Bhaag’ has got 10 nominations for the International Indian Film Academy (IIFA) awards, feels proud that the movie is being talked about on such a forum.

Sonam nervous about brother`s Bollywood debut

Actress Sonam Kapoor says she is nervous to see her younger brother Harshvardhan on-screen.

Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` screened in Saudi Arabia

Farhan Akhtar-starrer `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` was screened in Saudi Arabia as part of the ongoing seventh Asian Film Festival 2014.

Kids connecting with `Bhaag...` was my biggest success: Rakeysh Mehra

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra says the biggest part of his success with `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` was that the movie managed to have a connect with children as young as six and eight.

`Bhaag Milkha...` awarded best film, Prasoon delighted

Prasoon Joshi is thrilled that `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag`, which he wrote, has bagged the best film award at the 20th annual Life OK screen awards.

`Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` a completely fake film: Naseeruddin Shah

Seasoned Indian actor Naseeruddin Shah says he didn`t like `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` and feels it was a completely fake film.

Divya Dutta can`t thank Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra enough

Actress Divya Dutta has received a lot of love from fans for her role of Ishri Kaur in biopic `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` and she is grateful to director Omprakash Mehra for giving her the opportunity.

Happy that `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` inspires quality cinema: Sonam Kapoor

Actress Sonam Kapoor is happy that her last release `Bhaag Milkha Bhaag` is setting a benchmark for filmmakers to churn out quality cinema.