Ketan Mehta

Manjhi's love for his wife inspired my film: Ketan Mehta

Bollywood director Ketan Mehta today said he was inspired to make "Manjhi- The Mountain Man" as he wanted to share the story of a man, who for the love of his wife, carved a path out of a mountain only with the help a chisel and a hammer.

Aug 09, 2015, 14:09 PM IST

Nawazuddin Siddiqui has been breaking a mountain for 15 years: Ketan Mehta

Director Ketan Mehta feels no one but Nawazuddin Siddiqui could've played the titular role in "Manjhi - The Mountain Man" since his 15-year-long struggle in the industry was nothing less than breaking a mountain.

Aug 08, 2015, 12:43 PM IST

Biopics challenge me as a filmmaker: Ketan Mehta

 Ketan Mehta has a knack for directing biopics as the director finds it fascinating and challenging to explore real stories.

Aug 04, 2015, 14:34 PM IST

Ketan Mehta to donate share of profits to Manjhi's village

Director Ketan Mehta has stated that he is overwhelmed with the response to the trailer of his upcoming venture ‘Manjhi- The Mountain Man’ and plans to donate a share of the film's profits to Dashrath Manjhi's village in Bihar.

Jul 30, 2015, 08:43 AM IST

Watch: Nawazuddin Siddiqui in ‘Manjhi - The Mountain Man’ trailer

Nawazuddin Siddiqui is certainly here to play a very long innings. The method actor who has been roped in by Ketan Mehta to essay the role of Manjhi - a man who literally broke a mountain, will leave you spellbound yet again!

Jul 14, 2015, 09:19 AM IST

Am controversy's child: Ketan Mehta

Director Ketan Mehta's upcoming venture ‘Manjhi- The Mountain Man’ had courted controversy - over the rights to making it - like many of his earlier films and he thinks that he is controversy's child.

Jul 14, 2015, 08:12 AM IST

Took more than a month to feel normal: Nawazuddin Siddiqui

Actor Nawazuddin Siddiqui said he had to take various steps for one and a half months to detach from the character he plays in director Ketan Mehta's ‘Manjhi - The Mountain Man’.

Jul 14, 2015, 08:07 AM IST

I am controversy's child: Ketan Mehta

Well-known director Ketan Mehta says he doesn't seek controversies, but they seek him out.

Jul 13, 2015, 18:55 PM IST

Kangana Ranaut to play Rani Lakshmi Bai in Indo-British production

Kangana Ranaut has certainly become producers’ hot favourite. The ‘Queen’ of Bollywood, who stole a million hearts as the flamboyant Tanu in the ‘Tanu Weds Manu’ series, is all set to essay the role of warrior Rani Lakshmi Bai.

Jun 25, 2015, 11:54 AM IST

Timing of Rang Rasiya's release couldn't have got better: Ketan Mehta

Director Ketan Mehta, whose upcoming film 'Rang Rasiya' will finally hit screens this week after delay of over half a decade, feels that the timing of the movie hitting the theatres could not have been more perfect.

Nov 03, 2014, 15:50 PM IST

Delay won't affect 'Rang Rasiya': Randeep Hooda

A delay of over half a decade won't impact the release of ‘Rang Rasiya’, says the movie's lead actor Randeep Hooda, who reprises the role of painter Raja Ravi Varma in it. He's confident the film will have a good reach.

Oct 30, 2014, 15:50 PM IST

`What NOC?` - Nandana Sen laughs off restrictions on `Rang Rasiya`

Reacting to reports that she has restricted the makers of her long-pending release `Rang Rasiya` from using without her consent new film stills featuring her, Nandana Sen says it`s untrue and that she has never blocked anyone`s creative freedom.

Aug 09, 2014, 16:03 PM IST

Converting `Sholay` in 3D was challenging but fun: Ketan Mehta

Director Ketan Mehta, who was involved in the 3D conversion of 1975 film `Sholay`, said revisiting the classic with the new technology was challenging.

Dec 11, 2013, 15:09 PM IST

Experimental films are finally being accepted: Anubhav Sinha

Producer-director Anubhav Sinha is happy to see content finally making a comeback in Bollywood films after a gap of almost 20 years.

Sep 22, 2013, 18:35 PM IST

Nawazuddin best suited Manjhi`s role: Ketan Mehta

Director Ketan Mehta roped in Nawazuddin Siddiqui to play the title role in his forthcoming film `Manjhi - The Mountain Man` and lists the reasons for casting him.

Sep 12, 2013, 18:31 PM IST

`Manjhi...` ray of hope in cynical times: Ketan Mehta

Ketan Mehta, who has successfully completed his film `Manjhi - The Mountain Man`, says the incredible story will inspire many.

Aug 20, 2013, 19:23 PM IST

`Rang Rasiya` to release by year end: Ketan Mehta

Ketan Mehta`s much delayed ‘Rang Rasiya’, which has been ready since 2008, is expected to come out by the end of the year.

Aug 20, 2013, 08:30 AM IST

Nawazuddin a fascinating actor: Ketan Mehta

Director Ketan Mehta praises the actor saying he is "committed and very fascinating".

Aug 19, 2013, 18:13 PM IST

Radhika Apte joins Ketan Mehta`s `Mountain Man`

Marathi actress Radhika Apte, who was last seen in Hindi film ‘Shor in the City’, is all set to star in Ketan Mehta`s ‘Mountain Man’, a biopic of Dashrath Manjhi.

Oct 12, 2012, 13:08 PM IST