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GEETY SAHGAL

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Money spinners
Fri, Oct 24, 2014

Bollywood is increasingly finding newer means to generate income from films. Besides the conventional revenue streams like satellite and music rights, home video rights etc., new marketing strategies which generate money like media value, film placements, merchandising, brand appearances add to the volume of money generated by a film. On the occasion of Diwali, Screen looks at films that got it right in 2014

Music magic
Fri, Oct 24, 2014

Shraddha Kapoor, who has lent her vocals for Galliyan in Ek Villain and Do jahaan in Haider gets candid about her love for music

Ranbir Kapoor keen to play Dhyan Chand in biopic
Fri, Oct 24, 2014

Karan Johar took to Twitter to announce that he will be producing a film on the life of the legendary hockey player the late Dhyan Chand

Kriti Sanon to play a Delhi girl in Farzi
Fri, Oct 24, 2014

Kriti Sanon has been signed by Raj Nidimoru and Krishna D.K. for their next outing, Farzi

Govinda plays a superstar in Happy Ending
Fri, Oct 24, 2014

Meanwhile he clarifies that in Jagga Jasoos, he does not play Ranbir Kapoor’s father

Heartfelt
Fri, Oct 24, 2014

The box-office collections of Jigariyaa may have been disappointing, but the positive response to the film has lifted director Raj Purohit’s spirits

Facing the DIVA
Fri, Oct 24, 2014

Director Indra Kumar on how his anxiety vanished once he started shooting with Rekha for Super Nani

The bad man
Fri, Oct 24, 2014

How Govinda shot for a crucial scene in Kill Dil

Kareena Kapoor to play a Brahmin girl in ‘Bajrangi Bhaijaan’
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

Kareena Kapoor Khan, who is gearing up for Kabir Khan's 'Bajrangi Bhaijaan', disclosed that she will be playing a Brahmin girl in the film.

Lara Dutta to make a comeback onscreen with ‘Shamiyana’
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

Lara Dutta could make her comeback in another family drama titled, Shamiyana, (tentative title) to be co-produced by her husband Mahesh Bhupathi.

Shashanka Ghosh likely to direct Battle For Bittora
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

Shashanka Ghosh, who directed Khoobsurat for Anil Kapoor’s production house, is most likely to direct another project, Battle for Bittora for the company.

Rahul Khanna likely to be part of The Americans
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

Rahul Khanna, who was last seen on the tele-series 24, is in talks for the next season of The Americans.

A different take
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

Director Shashanka Ghosh may have deviated from the original, but he has added enough moments to make the remake of Khoobsurat a breezy entertainer

Playing chor police
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

The shooting of Bank Chor kicked off at Mumbai’s Mehboob Studios with some fun sequences between Vivek Oberoi and Riteish Deshmukh

Swiss made
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

Director Rajeev Jhaveri who shot his film, Fever in picturesque Switzerland says that shooting in public places is free of cost there

‘There is no age of any character in Jagga Jasoos’
Fri, Oct 17, 2014

Katrina Kaif on reports that she is playing a 22-year-old in the musical

Remembering Powerhouse Performers: Nargis, Meena Kumari, Nutan
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

We look back and list the top 10 female powerhouse performers from the past decades.

10 Bewitching Beauties: Dimple Kapadia, Hema Malini
Thu, Oct 16, 2014

Here’s looking at the leading ladies who were considered the epitome of beauty

Dream Houses
Fri, Oct 03, 2014

Red Chillies Entertainment made a clean sweep as the production house with the best marketing strategies, Yash Raj Films was second followed by Aamir Khan Productions in the Screen Annual Survey 2014. A report on what makes them tick

Reigning Kings
Fri, Oct 03, 2014

Shah Rukh Khan, Aamir Khan and Salman Khan made it to the top three positions as the actors with the best marketing skills in the Screen Annual Survey 2014. Here’s looking at what makes them marketing mavericks

Women on Top
Fri, Oct 03, 2014

Vidya Balan, Deepika Padukone and Priyanka Chopra made it to the top slot as actresses who use the best marketing strategies for their films and the image they have built for themselves in the Screen Annual Survey 2014. Here’s looking at what worked in their favour

Sunny Leone plays a strong, modern woman in Beiman Love
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Akshay Oberoi likely to play the male lead

Rhea Kapoor’s Saat Hindustani to take off this month end
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Rhea Kapoor who is very happy that the response to her home production Khoobsurat has been positive with the audience taking a liking to the film will soon start work on her next, Saat Hindustani.

Dance mania
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

There was healthy competition between Hrithik Roshan and Katrina Kaif, while filming the peppy title track of Bang Bang

Lover’s fest
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Both are big foodies, share a common interest in music and have a zest for life. Shooting for Daawat-e-Ishq, then was a cakewalk for Aditya Roy Kapur and Parineeti Chopra. The vivacious duo on the making of the delectable flick

YRF signs Ayesha Kapur for a three film deal
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Confirming reports that Ayesha Kapur has been signed for a three film deal with Yash Raj Films, Rafiq Ganjee, Vice President, Marketing & Communications of YRF said

Danny and Jaaved Jaaferi play siblings in Bang Bang
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Danny Denzongpa who is playing a villain in Bang Bang, has Jaaved Jaaferi for company

Young turks
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Director Raj Purohit, whose Jigariyaa has two newcomers in the lead, on how to extract the best out of raw talent

Action mode
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Screen captured Abhay Deol in action as he shot for his film SNAFU near Pune

Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra’s Mirziyan takes off
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

Film-maker Rakeysh Omprakash Mehra has started shooting for Mirziyan, (tentative title) a romantic tale inspired by the folktale of Sahiban and Mirza.

Danny, Rana Dagubatti and Anupam Kher part of Baby cast
Fri, Sep 26, 2014

The cast also comprises some Pakistani actors

Screen Exclusive: Bipasha Basu on challenges she faced working in Creature 3D
Sat, Sep 20, 2014

Bipasha Basu believes in walking her own path when it comes to selecting a movie.

Soha Ali Khan acts in a film with Rahul Bose
Fri, Sep 19, 2014

Meanwhile, she is charged about her upcoming Chaarfutiya Chhokare

Message on a platter
Fri, Sep 19, 2014

Habib Faisal’s Daawat-E-Ishq which talks about the dowry menace is sugar-coated with food!

Khaana Khazana
Fri, Sep 19, 2014

Shooting with real food for Dawwat-E-Ishq was no easy task for director Habib Faisal

‘I would love to play Amrita Sher-Gil’
Fri, Sep 19, 2014

Says Sonam Kapoor who neither denies nor confirms playing the renowned painter