Thursday, Feb 09, 2023

Ashutosh Gowariker


When Ashutosh Gowariker called Karan Johar to tell him that he hated K3G, left him stunned: 'Thought I was going to collapse'

October 14, 2022 1:29 pm

Karan Johar revealed in an old interview that Lagaan director Ashutosh Gowariker once called only to tell him that he had disliked Kabhi Khushi Kabhie Gham. This made Karan vow to never do the same to any other filmmaker.

Ashutosh Gowariker's Swades: Shah Rukh Khan film is the patriotic movie we deserve, not jingoistic propaganda pieces

January 26, 2023 1:47 pm

On Republic Day today, we revisit the quietly rousing Swades, featuring superstar Shah Rukh Khan in top form.

Ashutosh Gowariker celebrates 17 years of Swades, shares BTS image of 102-year-old actor who played Dadi Setu

December 19, 2021 8:39 am

Shah Rukh Khan's Swades clocked 17 years of release on Friday. Celebrating the occasion, the film's director Ashutosh Gowariker shared a BTS image from the film.

Lagaan XI reveals how Aamir Khan-Ashutosh Gowariker made their dream project

June 15, 2021 10:18 am

Lagaan was the third film helmed by director Ashutosh Gowariker and the first production of Aamir Khan. The period drama had a massive clash with Sunny Deol's Gadar at the box office on June 15, 2001.

Lagaan's Goli aka actor Daya Shankar Pandey: 'We didn't let Bhuvan and Gauri romance'

June 14, 2021 9:58 pm

Actor Daya Shankar Pandey, who played Goli in Lagaan reveales his story of cold feet in the song "Mitwa" and how the cast did not let Aamir Khan's Bhuvan romance Gracy Singh's Gauri.

Rajiv Kapoor’s performance in Toolsidas Junior is going to surprise everyone: Ashutosh Gowariker

February 10, 2021 1:16 pm

Toolsidas Junior, which marks the last screen outing of Rajiv Kapoor, is an inspiring sports drama bankrolled by Ashutosh Gowariker, Sunita Gowariker, Bhushan Kumar and Krishan Kumar.

Panipat producers to remove controversial portions on Maharaja Surajmal

December 12, 2019 10:57 am

Panipat's screening has been discontinued at most of the cinema halls in Rajasthan due to the protests. Tourism minister Vishvendra Singh, education minister Govind Singh Dotasara, former chief minister Vasundhara Raje had criticised the film's portrayal of Bharatpur's Maharaja Surajmal.

'Panipat' controversy: Why Maharaja Surajmal matters in Rajasthan

December 11, 2019 6:42 am

Rajasthan Tourism Minister Vishvendra Singh has called for a ban on Ashutosh Gowariker’s film Panipat; what are the protests about?

Streaming Guide: Ashutosh Gowariker movies

December 07, 2019 8:33 am

This edition of our special series Streaming Guide features Bollywood filmmaker Ashutosh Gowariker who has movies like Lagaan, Jodhaa Akbar and Swades among more to his credit.

Ahead of the epic Panipat, every Ashutosh Gowariker film ranked

December 05, 2019 12:25 pm

Best known for his period spectacles, Ashutosh Gowariker's Panipat follows a familiar script. Before you watch Gowariker's ninth film as a director pitting Arjun Kapoor against Sanjay Dutt, read about his eight previous films that we have ranked in the order of worst to best.


Shah Rukh Khan, Esha Deol and other guests at Hema Malini's Indo-Georgian Dance Fusion

September 09, 2017 4:51 pm

Synergy is an Indo-Georgian Dance Fusion programme which was organised by Hema Malini on Friday in Mumbai. Shah Rukh Khan, Kirti Kulhari, Ashutosh Gowariker, Govinda, Esha Deol and husband Bharat Thaktani among others were in attendance.