Saand Ki Aankh is based on the story of Chandro Tomar and her sister-in-law Prakashi Tomar, who took up sharpshooting in their fifties. Taapsee Pannu and Bhumi Pednekar will play the lead roles in the movie.
Prakash Jha, known for his socio-political dramas, is presenting comedy film Fraud Saiyaan starring Arshad Warsi and Saurabh Shukla. The movie has been produced by his daughter Disha and is set to release on January 18.
Prakash Jha says Bollywood movies like Uri and The Accidental Prime Minister are made solely for entertainment purposes and do not have any effect on elections. He also adds that filmmakers try to make films leaving political propaganda aside.
Writer-director-producer Prakash Jha is back with a short film Justaju The Longing. This time though he is acting in it. The movie revolves around Valmiki (played by Prakash Jha) who discovers his cure amidst pain during his old age.
Prakash Jha was one of the first few filmmakers who were mining stories from Bihar long before small cities in Uttar Pradesh and Bihar became fashionable in Hindi cinema and the director sees it as a good trend.
Lipstick Under My Burkha producer Prakash Jha said he loves cinema because it can throw light on some of the burning issues of the society. Though he believes that films cannot bring a social change but they at least start a conversation.
Prakash Jha, the producer of Lipstick Under My Burkha also commented on the issues of censorship in cinema. The filmmaker said that he is against scissoring content and he feels there is no need of censor board.
After starting the Lipstick Under My Burkha rebellion, Ekta Kapoor promoted the upcoming movie on The Kapil Sharma show. She was accompanied by film's producer Prakash Jha. Ekta shared a picture from The Kapil Sharma sets and wrote, "All in d name of humor".
Lipstick Under My Burkha trailer: After a tough fight with the Censor Board towards getting a certification, the Prakash Jha production is set to release on July 21. The film stars Konkona Sensharma, Ratna Pathak Shah and Vikrant Massey, among others.
Producer Ekta Kapoor has come on-board for Prakash Jha's production, Lipstick Under My Burkha as the presenter and pan-India distributor, The film, which was earlier denied certificate by the Censor Board of Film Certification (CBFC), is now set to release on July 28.
Dilwale couple Shah Rukh Khan and Kajol wooed Kolkata with their magic on Tuesday (December 22). Meanwhile, the 'Quantico' lady, Priyanka Chopra unveiled the trailer of her upcoming film 'Jai Gangaajal' in Mumbai.