Vidhu Vinod Chopra gives loan to budding director
Vidhu Vinod Chopra gives loan to budding director

 Vidhu Vinod Chopra, who has produced hit films like "3 Idiots" and "Munna Bhai M.B.B.S", has now extended an interest-free repayable loan to emerging director Shlok Sharma.

Ajay Devgn's directorial venture will feature foreign actors
Ajay Devgn's directorial venture will feature foreign actors

Bollywood star Ajay Devgn is all set to make his directorial debut with 'Shivay', which he says will feature actors from abroad.

Rohan Sippy to direct a superhero film next

After remaking French comedy film 'Apres Vous' into 'Nautanki Saala', filmmaker Rohan Sippy is all set to adapt author Samit Basu's famous superhero novel 'Turbulence'.

Julia Roberts pays tribute to Mike Nichols
Julia Roberts pays tribute to Mike Nichols

Actress Julia Roberts has paid tribute to late director Mike Nichols, calling him her "most cherished friend" in a touching tribute following his death on Wednesday.

Films are not a money spinner for us: Shoojit Sircar
Films are not a money spinner for us: Shoojit Sircar

Bollywood director Shoojit Sircar says he is choosing scripts based on content and socially-relevant subjects.

NSD director's new play a tribute to war victims
NSD director's new play a tribute to war victims

As 2014 marks 100 years of the start of World War I, a new play looks into the after-effects of war and pays tribute to millions of lives lost in these conflicts.

Director Dasari Narayan Rao's 'Erra Bus' to be released in US

Veteran director of Telegu cinema Dasari Narayan Rao, best known for his family dramas, will release his film 'Erra Bus' in the USA.

Love to tell stories about social change: Director Megan Mylan

Following the success of her Oscar-winning documentary 'Smile Pinki', director Megan Mylan has come up with another India-based story in 'After My Garden Grows', about a teenage girl Monika in rural Bengal seeking independence by growing a tiny rooftop vegetable garden.

'Game of Thrones' helmer in talks to direct 'Wonder Woman' movie
'Game of Thrones' helmer in talks to direct 'Wonder Woman' movie

' Game of Thrones' helmer Michelle MacLaren is being considered to direct Warner Bros. 'Wonder Woman' spinoff movie, it has been revealed.

Director of Bihar's first Hindi film dead; tribute today

Filmmaker Girish Ranjan, known for making Bihar's first Hindi film 'Kal Hamara Hai', has died of heart ailment. He was 80.

Quentin Tarantino to retire after his 10th movie
Quentin Tarantino to retire after his 10th movie

'Django Unchained' director Quentin Tarantino has revealed that he would retire after his 10th film.

'Mean Girls' director Mark Waters to helm comedy '#Catfight'

'Mean Girls' helmer Mark Waters is set to direct '#Catfight', an Amelie Gillette-scripted comedy.

Shekhar Kapur to direct 'Tiger's Curse'
Shekhar Kapur to direct 'Tiger's Curse'

Director Shekhar Kapoor is all set to direct a fantasy andventure drama 'Tiger's Curse'. The film, to be produced by Lotus Entertainment, is based on a series of bestselling novels by Colleen Houck.

Christopher Nolan not visiting India
Christopher Nolan not visiting India

'Inception' director Christopher Nolan will not be visiting India in December to attend IIT's cultural festival, the college has announced five days after it declared he will attend the event.

'Wonder Woman' director hunt starts

Warner Bros is on the hunt for a female director for 'Wonder Woman'. The studio is said to be actively seeking a female filmmaker to take on the high-profile solo superhero film, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Darren Aronofsky to receive Animal Rights award
Darren Aronofsky to receive Animal Rights award

Director Darren Aronofsky will receive the first ever Human Society Filmmaker Award as an appreciation for his decision to use animated animals instead of real creatures in his Biblical film 'Noah'.

I would love to direct Amitabh Bachchan: Peter Webber
I would love to direct Amitabh Bachchan: Peter Webber

British director Peter Webber, best known for his Scarlett Johansson-Colin Firth starrer feature debut 'Girl with a Pearl Earring', says he would love to make a cross-cultural film with Bollywood megastar Amitabh Bachchan.

Fawad and my approach to work differ: 'Humsafar' director
Fawad and my approach to work differ: 'Humsafar' director

Sarmad Khoosat, who directed Fawad Khan in 2011 hit Pakistani drama 'Humsafar', says though he finds the 'Khoobsurat' star a brilliant performer, the actor does not feature on his wish list.

'Mickey Virus' director's next - clean comedy 'Meet The Patels'

After making his directorial debut with 'Mickey Virus', Saurabh Varma is set to make his next comedy film titled 'Meet The Patels'. He says it will have clean humour.

Rajkumar Santoshi yet to finalise cast

Director Rajkumar Santoshi, whose last venture 'Phata Poster Nikhla Hero' came out in 2013, is planning to direct again, but is yet to finalise the film's cast.