Kareena Kapoor has embarked on a new phase in her career

Kareena Kapoor has embarked on a new phase in her career.

Spy films spice up upcoming Bollywood line-up

The success of films like ‘Madras Cafe’ and ‘D-Day’ seem to have encouraged Bollywood`s intrigue with sleuths as the industry has a number of spy movies lined up.

Sushant Singh Rajput to take preparatory leave for `Detective Byomkesh Bakshi`

After the release of ‘Shuddh Desi Romance’, actor Sushant Singh Rajput will take some time off to prepare for his role in Dibakar Banerjee`s ‘Detective Byomkesh Bakshi’.

Dibakar regrets missing Kolkata of 40s for Byomkesh film

Director Dibakar Banerjee says that he can no longer find the Kolkata of the 40s.

Hindi `Byomkesh` for youth, says Dibakar Banerjee

Asserting that his forthcoming film `Detective Byomkesh Bakshi` is targeted at the youth, critically acclaimed filmmaker Dibakar Banerjee said he wants youngsters to accept the detective as a "big hero".

Dibakar Banerjee buys entire library of Byomkesh stories

Dibakar Banerjee is ensuring that he is the first director to bring Byomkesh Bakshi to Hindi cinema audience by buying the rights to all the 30 stories by Sharadindu Bandyopadhyay.

Directing `Byomkesh` a childhood dream come true: Dibakar

Dibakar Banerjee is looking forward to realise his childhood dream by recreating the war-torn Kolkata of 1940s on the big screen with his ambitious adaptation of Sharadindu Banerjee`s famous fictional character in `Detective Byomkesh Bakshi`.

Dibakar Banerjee to reboot ‘Byomkesh Bakshy’ for YRF

Dibakar Banerjee is all set to bring Bengali author Saradindu Banerjee`s most famous character of detective Byomkesh Bakshy on the big screen.

Standing ovation to `Bombay Talkies` at the Melbourne film fest

The Indian Film Festival of Melbourne came to a spectacular close with 600 audience members giving a standing ovation to the closing night film – ‘Bombay Talkies’.

Need more freedom for filmmaking in India: Anurag Kashyap

India’s rising star director Anurag Kashyap has complained that filmmakers in in the country still do not enjoy the kind of freedom of space and expression that would allow them to make meaningful films.

No sequel to `Shanghai` for long time, says director Dibakar

Dibakar Banerjee has rubbished rumours about making a sequel to his last year`s release "Shanghai".

Star-power drives BO wins but won`t make typical films:Dibakar

Though star power and box office success of a movie are interdependent, Dibakar Banerjee won`t make a typical film by just banking on big names and then manufacturing collection figures to draw the audience.

Dibakar Banerjee all for anthologies a la `Bombay Talkies`

Dibakar Banerjee wonders why a lot of filmmakers aren`t attempting anthologies like ‘Bombay Talkies’.

`Bombay Talkies` album high on emotions, celebrations

The movie, a compilation of four short films by Karan Johan, Anurag Kashyap, Zoya Akhtar and Dibakar Banerjee, is said to be an ode to the Indian Film Industry on its completion of 100 years and the music is in line with the theme.

`Bombay Talkies` tribute to cinema today: Dibakar Banerjee

Dibakar Banerjee describes himself as a loner who was never part of any club and thanks ‘Bombay Talkies’ for helping him enter an exclusive club.

My daughter an influence on my film: Dibakar Banerjee

Dibakar Banerjee says his segment in `Bombay Talkies`, about parenthood, has been influenced by his daughter.

Nawazuddin Siddiqui could have been in `Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye`: Dibakar Banerjee

Nawazuddin Siddiqui had caught the attention of filmmaker Dibakar Banerjee after `Black Friday` and he was keen on casting him in `Oye Lucky! Lucky Oye` but couldn`t locate the actor.

Dibakar Banerjee`s film with YRF goes on floors

Dibakar Banerjee, who recently signed a three-film deal with Yash Raj Films, says that the first movie from the bouquet is already on the roll.

‘Bombay Talkies’ to be screened at Cannes film festival

‘Bombay Talkies’ is a compilation of four 20-minute short films that celebrate 100 years of Indian cinema.

Aamir Khan agrees to do special segment in ‘Bombay Talkies’

‘Bombay Talkies’, which is already in the headlines being a productive effort of four brilliant filmmakers Zoya Akhtar, Anurag Kashyap, Karan Johar and Dibakar Banerjee, has reportedly signed in Aamir Khan for one of its segment.