Anupam Kher and Shabana Azmi will serve as jury members on Australian Academy’s inaugural Best Asian Film Award which is being headed by Russell Crowe. They will be joined by six other jurors on the panel. The inaugural award was unveiled at the Shanghai International Film Festival on June 21.
Anupam Kher is over the moon on meeting Robert Di Niro with whom he starred in Silver Linings Playbook for lunch in New York. Sharing the pictures on Twitter, Anupam was feeling honoured to dine at Di Niro’s house and says his heart in his mouth on meeting the legend.
Anupam Kher feels proud on illuminating the UN building in preperation of International Day of Yoga on Wednesday. He took the opportunity to thank Syed Akbaruddin while sharing more pictures from the ‘Illumination of United Nations Heaquarters’ in New York.
Anupam Kher is all set to play former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh for the upcoming film The Accidental Prime Minister, but the veteran actor says it’s too early for him to comment on the film as they are yet to even lock the script. The film’s shooting is in late December.
When Bollywood actor Anupam Kher was asked to comment on the much-discussed film, The Accidental Prime Minister, the actor promptly replied saying, “I am under contract not to talk about it, ironically not to talk about it.” He was present at the trailer launch of Indu Sarkar.
From what the trailer suggests, Madhur Bhandarkar’s Indu Sarkar looks like the story of the general public who for no fault of theirs were made to suffer during the 1975 Emergency. Kirti Kulhari is the one who decides to raise her voice and the one to support her is Anupam Kher.
Anupam Kher-starrer American film The Big Sick has been set for release in India on June 30. The romantic comedy film is being brought to India by MVP Entertainment starring Shehnaz Treasury, Holly Hunter, Zoe Kazan, Ray Romano, Bo Burnham and Aidy Bryant.
Anupam Kher released the first look of his upcoming biopic The Accidental Prime Minister on Wednesday and despite the CBFC regulatory reaction, it has received an overwhelming response from Bollywood celebrities on social media so far. Anupam has expressed his heartfelt gratitude for all the warm wishes through a post on Twitter.
CBFC chief Pahlaj Nihalani has warned the makers of Anupam Kher-starrer The Accidental Prime Minister to abide by the guidelines regarding all films based on real-life characters. He has asked the producers to get no-objection certificates (NOC) from the former Prime Minister and Congress President Sonia Gandhi for film.
People have also been guessing who could play Sonia Gandhi in the film.
Anupam Kher is all set to essay the role of former Prime Minister Manmohan Singh in his biopic which is an adaptation of Sanjay Baru’s controversial book ‘The Accidental Prime Minister: The Making and Unmaking of Manmohan Singh’.
Anupam Kher will play Manmohan Singh in a film based on Sanjaya Baru’s 2014 controversial book ‘The Accidental Prime Minister: The Making and Unmaking of Manmohan Singh’. Before you watch the film’s first look, the top four big revelations by Sanjaya Baru that cine fans expect to make it through the film’s script.
Confirming his involvement in the project, Anupam Kher said he found the role challenging. “Acting the role of anyone in contemporary history is extremely challenging, as comparisons are bound to be instant and inevitable….,” he told ET.
It has been 33 years since Anupam Kher’s debut movie Saaransh was released on the big screen, and the actor took to Twitter to share an emotional thank you to his director, Mahesh Bhatt. Shah Rukh also wished him.
Anupam Kher has praised filmmaker Shekhar Kapur and says that he is one of the finest directors India has.