Shahid Kapoor on Rangoon's failure: I can't take ownership of the film

When Shahid Kapoor and Vishal Bharadwaj announced their third collaboration after Kaminey and Haider, the expectations were sky-high. However, Rangoon failed to set the cash registers ringing and fizzled out at the box office after earning only around Rs 20 crore. In an interview with Filmfare, Shahid talked about the debacle of his last release. “When a film doesn’t do the kind of business or get the appreciation it should get, it’s

Haider my most honest work: Shahid Kapoor

Actor Shahid Kapoor says he avoided taking half measures in Vishal Bhardwaj’s ‘Haider’, an adaptation of Hamlet, as he did not want to cheat the audience or himself while playing the famous Shakespearean tragic hero. Shahid, 33, had to opt for a bald look in certain scenes of the movie that is set in Kashmir and the actor did not have a moment’s hesitation in shedding his hair. “Prosthetics were

Haider Trailer, Shahid Kapoor Are Deliciously Dark, Quirky

The dream team of Vishal Bhardwaj and Shahid Kapoor are back! The trailer of Haider offers a deliciously dark sneak peek at the desi retelling of the William Shakespeare classic, ‘Hamlet’. Watch the trailer here: Judging by what we see, Shahid Kapoor’s performance as Haider may well be a career best. He plays a man, determined to seek revenge for his father’s death and driven half-mad by his intentions. Haider’s father’s dying

I'm very critical of myself: Priyanka Chopra

Actress-singer Priyanka Chopra, who has given hits like “Fashion” and “Barfi!”, and worked with international singers like Will. iam and Pitbull, says she competes only with herself. And she admits she is critical of herself. Priyanka also said she is not bothered by what her contemporaries in showbiz do. “I am very critical of myself. Everybody says this ‘I compete with myself’ and I really do. You can call it

Anjana Padmanabhan wins first Indian Idol Junior

Anjana Padmanabhan doesn’t know Hindi, but her powerful and melodious rendition of Hindi songs helped 10-year-old win the audiences’ hearts, and thus, the first ‘Indian Idol Junior’ title at the star-studded grand finale of the singing reality show here Sunday. For the finale, the Bangalore-based Anjana competed with three other finalists – Nirvesh Sudhanshubhai Dave, Debanjana Karmakar and Anmol Jaswal. The talented young girl was ecstatic upon receiving the trophy from