Monday, Nov 28, 2022

Akshay Akkineni


Appetising fare

August 15, 2014 1:00 am

Director Akshay AkKineni on making his Bollywood debut with a horror-thriller Pizza 3D, mistakes that he shall avoid in his future projects and the challenges that he faced while adapting the Tamil film

Film review: Pizza

June 06, 2020 6:11 pm

A remake of the surprise Tamil hit of the same name, the film proves a point. That successful horror doesn't need stars, it needs a solid script, and atmospherics.

'Pizza' director Akshay Akkineni not comfortable with commercial films

July 16, 2014 2:31 pm

The director, however, clarified that he would not mind directing great "masala" entertainers.

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VIDEO: Manipal student slams assistant professor for calling him ‘Kasab’, varsity sets up probe panel

Updated: November 28, 2022 7:37:33 pm

The Muslim student, according to sources, objected after the assistant professor addressed him as 'Kasab' in the classroom. Terrorist Ajmal Kasab was hanged for his role in the 26/11 Mumbai attack.

Luis Enrique’s Spain turns passing into an elevated art, with Gavi, Pedri, Morata and the wondrous Busquets

Updated: November 28, 2022 7:37:24 pm

It's not revolution, or counter-revolution, but an evolution, and you need to dwell into the minute and specifics to fully grasp and enjoy Spain's ultra-butterfly football.

Kartik Aaryan became a ‘loner’ while filming Freddy: ‘I was the quiet one on sets’

November 28, 2022 7:35:57 pm

Kartik Aaryan opened up about a dark phase he went through while filming Freddy.

FIFA World Cup 2022, South Korea vs Ghana Live Updates: KOR 0-2 GHA as second half commences

Updated: November 28, 2022 7:35:27 pm

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China Covid Protests Live Updates: China defends zero-Covid policy in the face of massive protests; reports nearly 40,000 fresh cases

Updated: November 28, 2022 7:33:08 pm

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Fall in temperature leads to AQI dip in several areas in Mumbai

Updated: November 28, 2022 7:26:46 pm

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‘I love you Mom’ Moroccan defender Achraf Hakimi kisses his mother, who used to clean houses to support his passion for football

Updated: November 28, 2022 7:23:45 pm

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Parag’s blistering 174 powers Assam past J&K

November 28, 2022 7:23:22 pm

It was Parag's third century in the ongoing Hazare Trophy and made a daunting task look easy for Assam.

WHO renames monkeypox as mpox, citing racism concerns

November 28, 2022 7:21:21 pm

The organisation said it was concerned by the “racist and stigmatising language” that arose after monkeypox spread to more than 100 countries.