Tuesday, Jan 31, 2023

Akarsh Khurana


'Looking forward to Rashmi Rocket addressing the trolls and making a statement': Director Akarsh Khurana

October 16, 2021 8:24 am

Rashmi Rocket director Akarsh Khurana spoke about the unconventional casting of actors Priyanshu Painyuli and Abhishek Banerjee and why the film would be a reply to trolls that called Taapsee Pannu "masculine".

Rashmi Rocket trailer: Taapsee Pannu challenges conventional femininity and gender testing in sports

September 24, 2021 8:28 am

What's striking about Rashmi Rocket is the way Taapsee Pannu has got into the skin of her character, with near-perfect athletic body, mannerism and on-field action.

Akarsh Khurana on Karwaan: The story is very close to my heart

July 25, 2018 5:54 pm

Akarsh Khurana says that he wrote the story of Karwaan four years ago and he holds it really close to his heart. The movie is set to release on August 3 and will star Irrfan Khan, Dulquer Salmaan and Mithila Palkar.

Irrfan Khan is very accessible and normal, says Karwaan director Akarsh Khurana

August 03, 2018 12:00 pm

Karwaan director Akarsh Khurana says he was initially in awe of his leading man Irrfan Khan and was a bit nervous about collaborating with an exceptional actor like him. Karwaan is slated to release on August 3, 2018.

Direct Connection

May 11, 2014 11:39 pm

Focus, Akarsh Khurana’s first feature film as a director, has Rajkummar Rao in the lead.

Shruti to pair with Akshay

July 26, 2013 5:05 am

Shruti Haasan has been approached to play the lead in the remake of South film Ramanna,along with Akshay Kumar.

Theatre First

February 27, 2013 2:28 am

As Mumbai-based theatre group Akvarious stages its 40th production,a look at how it has worked around financial hiccups and learnt from its mistakes

Winning Streaks at Play

March 12, 2012 3:00 am

Heartfelt stories of war-torn Baghdad,and a eunuch community were the big winners at the Mahindra Excellence in Theatre Awards in Delhi.

They Came to Baghdad

March 04, 2012 3:14 am

Three young Iraqis in London meet in college to discuss the changing situation in their country. What follows in their lives is a roller-coaster ride through cultural,political and sexual dilemmas.

They Came to Baghdad

March 02, 2012 3:44 am

There’s more to Baghdad Wedding than band,baaja and baraat.