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Manav (Akshaye Khanna) comes to India with his family and meets Mansi (Aishwarya Rai Bachchan) the daughter of a singer, Tarababu (Alok Nath) Both the families meet and become friendly. Unbeknown to their families, Manav and Mansi fall in love. However, when Manav’s father, Jagmohan (Amrish Puri) comes to know of their romance, he decides to move back to their Mumbai house. He tells Manav that Mansi will not be accepted as she is of a low social status. Eventually, Tarababu learns of Mansi and Manav’s love and travels to Mumbai to visit his sister Prabha and meet with Jagmohan. When Tarababu and Mansi go to Jagomohan’s house they are treated badly, made to wait in the heat for hours and Tarababu is insulted by Jagomohan which causes him to slap Jagomohan. Manav arrives and comes to know of the situation and insults Tarababu for slapping his father. »
- Avinash Sidhu
Subhash Ghai who launched actresses like Manisha Koirala (with Saudagar) and Mahima Chaudhry (Pardes), is now introducing Mishti to Bollywood with Kaanchi is on a hunt for a new item girl for his upcoming movie Kaanchi which is slated to release in 2014.
Ghai’s Production house Mukta arts has launched an online talent hunt contest in search for an “item girl”. Aspirants have been asked to send a 1 min dance video with some of their pictures to email@example.com.The shortlisted participants will be judged on their talent by Ghai himself helping him in this process will be Ace choreographer Saroj Khan and Kaanchi’s Music director Ismail Darbar.
It seems that Ghai loves his role as the official talent man for Bollywood and is single handedly responsible for launching and mentoring careers of many successful actors apart from the above mentioned actresses.
Subhash Ghai in search for a »
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New Delhi, Nov 4: Fights and arguments seem to have become the mainstay to survive in the 'Bigg Boss-Saath 7" house but the inmates also share some happy moments, says actor Apurva Agnihotri, the latest to be ousted from the reality show.
"There are fights in the house but people are sweet to each other too. Only the fight scenes are shown on screen. But it is actually a mix of both. I enjoyed my time in the house," Apurva told Ians over phone from Mumbai.
Nevertheless, the actor feels "liberated" to be out of the show.
"It was fun and an adventure. But I am happy to go back home," he said.
The "Pardes". »
- Anita Agarwal
Mumbai, Nov 3: Filmmaker Subhash Ghai says he is at ease when he works with newcomers, as they do not demand any chasing.
"We wanted to cast either a superstar actress or a newcomer because only these two could do the film and nobody else. But the writers said big stars have date issues and we are in a compulsion to complete the film in time," Ghai told Ians.
"I wanted to make film freely. I am more comfortable working with newcomers, as with stars, we have. »
- Leon David
The show goes on – but this time for the Punjabi film Industry, The lens man of Bollywood who gave us hit films like Karz, Pardes and Taal is now venturing in the Punjabi film Industry. Subhash Ghai – The Showman of the Indian film Industry is producing a Punjabi flick Double di Trouble ( under his banner Mukta Arts).
Double di Trouble is Smeep Kang’s direction (Smeep Kang claim to fame is Carry On Jatta). The film is on a pre-production stage and it will be out in the cinema’s soon.
The film is based on Comedy of Errors, where Shakespeare’s well known play would take a desi avatar when a father-son pair discovers their mirror images in a different city. The riot of laughter begins when the people around this duplicate duo keep confusing between the two! The situation gets further confusing when the duo tries to put »
- BollySpice Editors
Subhash Ghai has been extremely successful with new faces and blockbuster songs. Whenever he has experimented with new faces and had excellent music to go with the film, the films have been box office super hits.
Jackie Shroff and Meenakshi Sheshadhri were launched in the film Hero. The film had many hits such as the catchy ‘Ding dong’, ‘Tu mera janoo’, ‘Pyaar karne waale’ and ‘Lambi judaai’. The film went on to become a big blockbuster.
Then came Saudagar, where Ghai introduced Vivek Mushran and Mainsha Koirala. Here too, the music was top notch. The ‘Imli ka boota’ number in Saudagar added an element of affection to the war-like chemistry and ‘Ilu Ilu’ was the new anthem of love for the star-crossed lovers across the nation.
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The ‘Pardes’ actress Mahima Chaudhry is back on silver screen after a long hiatus. She will play a small time actress turned gangster Archana Sharma. Mahima will have to gain weight for the movie. Filmmaker Shashi Ranjan is working on the script. This untitled movie is an adaptation of S S Hussain Zaidi's book 'Mafia Queens of Mumbai' . "We are working on a biopic on Archana Sharma. She was a small time actress who had worked in a couple of Dev Anand films. It is a biopic on a small town girl who arrives in Mumbai to become actress and later takes to crime and turns into a gangster," said Ranjan. The filmmaker thinks that the 39-year »
Filmmaker Subhash Ghai, who is currently busy with his directorial venture Kaanchi, calls it a promising film that has been made with great energy and passion.
“Kaanchi is a very promising film. I have made it with great energy and passion and I hope that you (audience) will feel that energy and passion in the theatre,” Ghai told reporters here Sunday during the celebration of 100 years of Indian cinema at his institute Whistling Woods International.
Kaanchi features Kartik Tiwari and newcomer Mishti in the lead roles. The film also features Rishi Kapoor and Mithoon Chakraborty.
In his more than three-decade-long career so far, Ghai not only discovered talents like Manisha Koirala (with “Saudagar”) and Mahima Chaudhry (with “Pardes”) but has also worked with big and established stars like Salman Khan, Anil Kapoor, Madhuri Dixit and Shah Rukh Khan, among others.
And now in his latest directorial Kaanchi, he is working »
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"The biggest change is that production has become organised, there is proper funding," she said, adding that "it is more more secure".
"Earlier, some people used to put in their money and if the money is not enough, it would go down the drain. The second instalment used to take a lot of time," the 39-year-old told reporters Wednesday at a photo shoot for a shampoo brand.
She feels that organised funding helps in planning "a film of any. »
- Leon David
Subhash Ghai began shooting for his next film Kaanchi yesterday (24th February) at Film City, Mumbai. Kaanchi is a musical thriller and 5 songs have already been recorded for the film. The film stars newcomer Mishti along with Kartik Tiwari while Rishi Kapoor and Mithun Chakraborty enact pivotal supporting roles.
Commenting on directing after 4 yrs, Subhash Ghai said, "I am too excited to make this film since this is a contemporary new age story with a lot of energy and music.Actually today I feel the same way that I felt when I started my first film Kalicharan. This script of mine has my lead actress do stunts which is a first in any of my films, so you can imagine the drama and entertainment in it".
Ghai further added, "I feel I am always best in a crisis situation. I still remember how much pressure I was under after my »
- Bollywood Hungama News Network
“To be in love with the idea of being in love” goes a famous quote. Bollywood cinema has only made the concept of this ‘love’ and ‘romance’ a lot more extravagant in its various character relationships and stories. Subhash Ghai, the Showman as he is fondly called, has brought together onscreen couples, who have romanticized this everlasting emotional state of being even more in his films.
From the earliest onscreen jodi’s of Shatrugan Sinha and Reena Roy, Rishi Kapoor and Tina Munim, Anil Kapoor and Madhuri Dixit, Jackie Shroff and Meenakshi Shehsadri to Shahrukh Khan and Mahima Chaudhary, Subhash Ghai has always been fascinated with love and delivered it to the hilt in the stories of these classic films spanning 30 years. The masses have connected to the emotions portrayed in movies like Karz, Hero, Karma, Ram Lakhan, Pardes and should expect the same from his new upcoming projects.
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